CompTIA IT Fundamentals (FC0-U61)

(FC0-U61.AE2)/ISBN:978-1-64459-529-9

This course includes
Lessons
TestPrep
Hand-on Lab
Instructor Led (Add-on)
AI Tutor (Add-on)

Lessons

12+ Lessons | 12+ Exercises | 220+ Quizzes | 278+ Flashcards | 55+ Glossary of terms

TestPrep

50+ Pre Assessment Questions | 2+ Full Length Tests | 60+ Post Assessment Questions | 120+ Practice Test Questions

Hand on lab

83+ LiveLab | 82+ Video tutorials | 01:35+ Hours

Video Lessons

32+ Videos | 07:19+ Hours

Here's what you will learn

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Lessons 1: Introduction

  • What Is the CompTIA IT Fundamentals Certification?
  • Exam Objectives

Lessons 2: Core Hardware Components

  • Introducing Internal Components
  • Exploring Motherboards, Processors, and Memory
  • Exploring Storage and Expansion Devices
  • Exploring Power and Cooling
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 3: Peripherals and Connectors

  • Understanding Common Peripherals, Interfaces, and Connectors
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 4: Computing Devices and the Internet of Things

  • Exploring Common Computing Devices
  • Understanding the Internet of Things
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 5: Operating Systems

  • Operating System Fundamentals
  • Managing an Operating System
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 6: Software Applications

  • Understanding Application Architecture and Installation
  • Exploring Common Application Types
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 7: Software Development

  • Exploring Programming Languages
  • Understanding Programming Concepts and Techniques
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 8: Database Fundamentals

  • Understanding Databases
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 9: Networking Concepts and Technologies

  • Exploring Connection Types and Features
  • Understanding Network Connectivity Essentials
  • Setting Up a Wireless Network
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 10: Security Concepts and Threats

  • Understanding Hackers and Motives
  • Understanding Security Threats
  • Understanding Access Control
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 11: Security Best Practices

  • Understanding Security Best Practices
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 12: Business Continuity and Computer Support

  • Understanding Business Continuity
  • Exploring Computer Support Concepts
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Hands-on LAB Activities

Core Hardware Components

  • Installing Motherboard Components
  • Installing a Motherboard, Processor, and Processor Fan
  • Installing PCIe Cards on a Motherboard
  • Connecting a PCIe Sound Card
  • Installing SMPS and Connecting it to the Motherboard

Peripherals and Connectors

  • Configuring a Network Adapter
  • Sharing a Printer
  • Configuring the Screen Resolution Setting
  • Adding a Keyboard Layout
  • Configuring the Mouse Settings
  • Installing a Printer
  • Connecting the Motherboard to the Internal Hard Disk
  • Installing Input and Output Devices
  • Inserting Ink Cartridges in an Inkjet Printer
  • Identifying the Brightness Control Keys on a Keyboard
  • Connecting a VGA Cable to a Monitor
  • Connecting the Monitor and Headset to a CPU
  • Connecting a Laptop and Television
  • Connecting an SD Card to a Laptop
  • Connecting an External Hard Drive to a Computer
  • Connecting a Wireless USB Receiver to a Laptop
  • Connecting a Speaker to a Laptop

Computing Devices and the Internet of Things

  • Protecting a Computer Using a UPS
  • Connecting a Laptop and Phone via Bluetooth
  • Pairing an iPhone with a Vehicle's Sound System
  • Connecting a Docking Station to the Laptop
  • Identifying the Audio Adjustment Keys on a Keyboard
  • Securing a Laptop with a Cable Lock
  • Connecting a Laptop to an AC Power Adapter
  • Turning On Portrait Mode in Android
  • Connecting an iPhone to a Wi-Fi Network

Operating Systems

  • Using Basic Linux Commands
  • Running Commands on PowerShell
  • Creating a Virtual Machine
  • Configuring a Default Domain Password Policy
  • Propagating Permissions
  • Finding Files
  • Working with the Task Manager
  • Managing NTFS Permissions
  • Adding and Removing a New User Account
  • Manipulating Files
  • Using the Task Scheduler
  • Configuring UAC Settings
  • Running the Disk Cleanup
  • Creating a Volume
  • Creating a Shortcut

Software Applications

  • Setting up a Demilitarized Zone
  • Setting Automatic Windows Updates
  • Disabling and Enabling a Device Driver
  • Uninstalling a Program
  • Configuring Windows Defender Firewall
  • Creating and Saving a Workbook
  • Creating and Saving a Basic Presentation
  • Creating and Saving a Document
  • Configuring the Edge Pop-Up Blocker

Software Development

  • Printing Ordered and Unordered Lists in HTML
  • Adding an Image and using Headings in HTML
  • Using Image as Hyperlink
  • Creating a Function
  • Using the for Loop
  • Using the while Loop
  • Using the if else Statement
  • Using the for Loop with Array
  • Printing “Hello, world!” in HTML

Database Fundamentals

  • Using SQL Queries

Networking Concepts and Technologies

  • Adding a DNS Server
  • Configuring a Router
  • Connecting a DSL Modem to a Laptop
  • Configuring a DHCP Server
  • Connecting a Wireless Router to a Laptop

Security Concepts and Threats

  • Using Social Engineering Techniques to Plan an Attack
  • Cracking Passwords
  • Detecting Rootkits
  • Analyzing Malware
  • Conducting a DoS Attack Using Smurf Attack
  • Configuring a Proxy Server

Security Best Practices

  • Configuring a VPN
  • Disabling a Service
  • Using a Symmetric Encryption Algorithm
  • Configuring Screen Savers

Business Continuity and Computer Support

  • Restoring Files
  • Backing Up Files
  • Creating a Restore Point