Q: What are the prerequisites for taking the exam 70-315?

A: Before taking the exam, candidates should have at least one year of experience in developing Web-based applications. They should also have a working knowledge of Microsoft C# .NET.

Q: What credit does it provide?

A: After passing the exam, you will achieve the Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) status. You will also be eligible for the Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MCSD) for Microsoft .NET, the Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD) for Microsoft .NET, and the Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA) on Microsoft SQL Server 2000 certifications.

Q: Which certification does it cover?

A: The exam is a core requirement for the Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MCSD) for Microsoft .NET certification. It is also a core exam for the Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD) for Microsoft .NET certification if you have focused on the Web Application Development stream. It is an elective exam for MCAD .NET certification if you have focused on the Windows Application Development stream and for the Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA) on Microsoft SQL Server 2000 certification.
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Microsoft test 70-228 focuses on your ability to set up and manage SQL Server 2000 solutions at a system level. To successfully pass the 70-228 test, you should practice the following:

  1. Install and uninstall SQL Server 2000.
  2. Install and upgrade earlier versions of SQL Server.
  3. Import and export data using the Bulk Insert task, the bulk copy program, and Data Transformation Services (DTS).
  4. Create a link server and run ad hoc queries using the OPENQUERY function.
  5. Set up and configure a replication server.
  6. Set up IIS virtual directories to support XML.
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The CompTIA test 220-601 (A+ Essentials) is meant for entry-level computer technicians. This test measures an individual’s ability to install, configure, and troubleshoot hardware on a stand-alone computer as well as on a computer in a network. Before taking the 220-601 test, you should practice the following:

  1. Identify the name of different parts in a computer and their functions and characteristics.
  2. Install the motherboard in the computer case.
  3. Identify the components on the motherboard, such as hard disk controller, floppy disk controller, CMOS chip, expansion slots, etc.
  4. Install and remove memory modules on the motherboard.
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Q. What is the pre-requisite for taking the CompTIA A+ Essential (220-601) test?

A. There is no prerequisite for taking the 220-601 test. Passing the CompTIA A+ Essential (220-601) and CompTIA A+ 220-602 test is required to achieve the A+ 2006 certification as a Certified IT Technician.

Q. What certificate does it provide?

A. The 220-601 test is one of two tests required to achieve the A+ 2006 certification as an Certified IT Technician.
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The CIW test 1D0-510 is intended to certify users who have prior experience using the Internet on a personal computer running the Microsoft Windows or UNIX/Linux operating systems. The CIW test 1D0-510 covers a range of Internet technologies. Before taking the 1D0-510 test, you should practice the following:

  1. Install hardware and software component on a computer to connect to the Internet.
  2. Install and configure Internet communication protocols on a comuputer.
  3. Use e-mail clients to send simple messages and files to other Internet users.
  4. Use additional networking and Internet services.
  5. Configure user customization features in Web browsers, including: preferences, caching, cookies.
  6. Use different types of Web search engines.
  7. Transfer text and binary files using popular Internet services.
  8. Recognize essential database concepts.
  9. Identify steps in the Web site planning and development process.
  10. Create a Web page and add images in the Web page.
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The 70-316 test measures an individual’s ability to develop and implement Windows-based applications using Microsoft Visual C# .NET and Microsoft Visual Studio .NET. Before taking the 70-316 test, you should practice the following:

  1. Create forms and set control properties using the Windows Forms Designer.
  2. Connect to a database using intrinsic DataGrid control. Perform sorting and filtering on the data.
  3. Step through different sections of code using Visual Studio .NET debugger.
  4. Use ADO.NET objects.
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Q: What are the prerequisites for taking the exam 70-316?

A: Before taking the exam, you should have at least one year of experience in developing Windows-based applications. You should also have a working knowledge of Microsoft C# .NET.

Q: What credit does it provide?

A: After passing the exam, you will achieve the Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) status. You will also be eligible for the Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MCSD) for Microsoft .NET, the Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD) for Microsoft .NET, and the Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA) on Microsoft SQL Server 2000 certifications.

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