FC0-U41 : CompTIA Strata Study Guide Authorized Courseware

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Gain hands-on expertise in CompTIA Strata IT Fundamental certification exam by FC0-U41: CompTIA Strata Study Guide Authorized Courseware. Strata IT Fundamental certification is a technical, vendor-neutral certification exam. FC0-U41 exam covers the expertise and technical knowledge required to identify technology and computer hardware basics, software installation and functions, compatibility issues and common errors, security risks and prevention.

CompTIA Strata Study Guide Authorized Courseware
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Exam Information

The CompTIA Strata IT Fundamentals certification is for students just starting in IT, who lack the basic knowledge needed for a fundamental IT education or who need IT fundamentals to help them pass the CompTIA A+ exam. It is a vendor-neutral certification from CompTIA with the exam code FC0-U41.

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Career Prospects

A CompTIA Strata IT fundamentals certified professional has several career opportunities open up to them, including:

  • Sales associate
  • Sales engineer
  • Account manager
  • Business development manager
  • Marketing specialist
Exam FAQs
What are the prerequisites for this exam?
There are no technical prerequisites for this certification.
What is the exam registration fee?
USD 109

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Where do I take the exam?
The FC0-U41 exam is administered by Pearson VUE at testing centers worldwide. Click here to find a testing center near you.
What is the format of the exam?
Multiple choice questions
How many questions are asked in the exam?
The exam contains 70 questions.
What is the duration of the exam?
60 minutes
What is the passing score?
What is the exam's retake policy?

FC0-U41 examination, CompTIA's retake policy is:

  • In the event that you fail your first attempt at passing the CompTIA certification examination, CompTIA does not require a waiting period between the first and second attempt to pass such examination. However, if you need a third or subsequent attempt to pass the examination, you shall be required to wait for a period of at least fourteen calendar days from the date of your last attempt before you can retake the exam.
  • If a candidate has passed an exam, he/she cannot take it again without prior consent from CompTIA.
  • A test result found to be in violation of the retake policy will not be processed, which will result in no credit awarded for the test taken. Repeat violators will be banned from participation in the CompTIA Certification Program.
  • Candidates must pay the exam price each time they attempt the exam. CompTIA does not offer free re-tests or discounts on retakes.
What is the validity of the certification?
CompTIA Strata IT Fundamentals certification are valid for three years from the date the candidate is certified, after which the certification holder will need to renew their certification via CompTIA's Continuing Education Program.
Where can I find more information about this exam?
To know more about the FC0-U41, click here.

Table of Content

Here's What you will Learn

Lesson 1: Processing and Memory

  • Processors
  • Memory
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Review Questions

Lesson 2: Input and Storage Device

  • Core Input Devices
  • Internal and External Storage Devices
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Review Questions

Lesson 3: Peripherals and Networking

  • Peripheral Devices
  • Networking
  • Networking Protocols
  • Internet Connections
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Review Questions

Lesson 4: Setting Up a Computer

  • Choosing a Computer Type
  • Setting Up a Computer
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Review Questions

Lesson 5: Maintaining a Computer

  • Cleaning a Computer
  • Preventing Damage to Equipment
  • Preventing Data or Service Loss
  • Managing Files and Folders
  • Using Software Tools for PC Maintenance
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Review Questions

Lesson 6: Installing and Configuring software

  • Configuring the Operating System
  • Updating and Upgrading the Operating System
  • Installing Applications
  • Repairing or Reinstalling an Application
  • Removing an Application
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Review Questions

Lesson 7: Updating and Upgrading Hardware

  • Evaluating a Computer for Upgrades
  • Installing Upgrades
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Review Questions

Lesson 8: Troubleshooting Operational Problems

  • Startup Failure
  • Operating System Error Messages
  • OS Slowdown or Lockup
  • Application Failures
  • Device Failures
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Review Questions

Lesson 9: Security and Access control

  • Understanding Hacking
  • Physical Security
  • Access Control
  • Data and Usage Permission
  • Network Control
  • Internet Privacy and Security
  • Understanding and Preventing Malware Attacks
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Review Questions

Lesson 10: Safe, Legal, and Green computer Usage

  • Safe and Legal Disposal of Hazardous Substances
  • IT-Related Laws
  • Energy-Efficient Personal Computing
  • Energy-Efficient Server Usage
  • Energy Conservation in Business IT
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Review Questions