CompTIA's FC0-U41

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The CompTIA Strata IT Fundamentals certification is an industry recognized vendor neutral credential for networking professionals. The certification is proof of a person's competence in computer fundamentals like setup a basic PC workstation, conduct basic software installation, identify compatibility issues and recognize/prevent basic security risks. uCertify’s guaranteed certification prep for FC0-U41 is comprehensive and helps you not only earn your certification in the shortest time possible, but to also gain the knowledge required on the job. Here’s what to expect from your uCertify prepkit

Prepare for the following certification

The CompTIA Strata IT Fundamentals certification exam is a standalone certification from CompTIA with the exam code FC0-U41.

The certification is targeted at technology and computer hardware basic, compatibility issues and common errors, software installation and functions security.

Skills Measured

  • Computer hardware basics
  • Compatibility issues and common errors
  • Software installation and functions
  • Security risks and prevention

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FC0-U41 Course Duration

This is a self-paced, independent study program, so there are no minimum or maximum restrictions placed by uCertify. The amount of time you will take depends on your existing knowledge of the area and related experience, as well as your availability. We recommend at least 3 weeks if you have at least a year's work experience as a computer administrator in a network field.

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FC0-U41 Course/Exam Objectives

  • Chapter 1: Processing and Memory
    • Processors
    • Memory
    • Summary
    • Exam Essentials
    • Review Questions
  • Chapter 2: Input and Storage Device
    • Core Input Devices
    • Internal and External Storage Devices
    • Summary
    • Exam Essentials
    • Review Questions
  • Chapter 3: Peripherals and Networking
    • Peripheral Devices
    • Networking
    • Networking Protocols
    • Internet Connections
    • Summary
    • Exam Essentials
    • Review Questions
  • Chapter 4: Setting Up a Computer
    • Choosing a Computer Type
    • Setting Up a Computer
    • Summary
    • Exam Essentials
    • Review Questions
  • Chapter 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
  • Chapter 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
  • Chapter 7: Updating and Upgrading Hardware
    • Evaluating a Computer for Upgrades
    • Installing Upgrades
    • Summary
    • Exam Essentials
    • Review Questions
  • Chapter 8: Troubleshooting Operational Problems
    • Startup Failure
    • Operating System Error Messages
    • OS Slowdown or Lockup
    • Application Failures
    • Device Failures
    • Summary
    • Exam Essentials
    • Review Questions
  • Chapter 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
  • Chapter 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

Career Prospects

A CompTIA's Strata IT fundamentals Certified Professional has several career opportunities open up to them, including:

  • Sales associate
  • Sales engineer
  • Account manager
  • Business development manager
  • Production marketing specialist

FC0-U41 Exam FAQ's

What certificate do I earn on passing the vendor certification?
If you pass CompTIA's FC0-U41 exam you will get credit towards the following certification:
What is the exam registration fee?
USD 103
Where do I take the exam?
The CompTIA's Strata IT Fundamentals 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?
The exam questions consist of linear, fact-based, and multiple-choice questions.
What is the Pre-requisites of the exam?
There is no prerequisite for this exam, other than a basic understanding of computers.
How many questions are asked on 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?

In the event that you fail your first attempt at passing the FC0-U41 exam, CompTIA's retake policy is:

  • CompTIA does not require any waiting period between the first and second attempt to pass such examination. However, before your third attempt or any subsequent attempt to pass such examination, you shall be required to wait for a period of at least fourteen calendar days from the date of your last attempt to pass such examination.
  • 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 any free re-tests or discounts on retakes.
What is the validity of the certification?
A CompTIA's Strata IT Fundamentals certification has no expiration. The certification holder is certified for life unless the vendor changes its policy. Click here for more information.
Where can I find more information on this exam?
FC0-U41 Course Includes Free Buy
Chapters 1 10
Practice Tests 1 5
Total Questions (inc. quizzes) 15 618
Interactive Quizzes 0 393
Final Test No Yes