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CompTIA A+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide, Tenth Edition (Exams 220-1001 & 220-1002)

By Mike Meyers

McGraw-Hill Education
Released: 2019-04-12
Hardcover (1568 pages)

CompTIA A+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide, Tenth Edition (Exams 220-1001 & 220-1002)
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This bestselling on-the-job reference and test preparation guide has been fully revised for the new 2019 CompTIA Core 1 and Core 2 CompTIA A+ exam objectives

This fully revised and updated resource offers complete coverage of the latest release of CompTIA A+ exams 220-1001 & 220-1002. You'll find learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter, exam tips, practice exam questions, and in-depth explanations. Designed to help you pass the CompTIA A+ exams with ease, this definitive guide also serves as an essential on-the-job IT reference.

Also includes a voucher coupon for a 10% discount on your CompTIA exams!

Covers all exam topics, including how to:

Work with CPUs, RAM, BIOS, motherboards, power supplies, and other personal computer components
Install, configure, and maintain hard drives
Manage input devices and removable media
Set up, upgrade, and maintain all versions of Windows
Troubleshoot and fix computer problems
Install printers and other peripherals
Configure and secure mobile devices
Connect to the Internet
Set up wired and wireless networks
Protect your personal computer and your network
Implement virtualization and cloud-based technologies

Online content includes:

Practice exams for 1001 & 1002
More than one hour of free video training
TotalSim simulations of performance-based questions
Mike Meyers’ favorite PC tools and utilities

Windows 10 May 2019 Update: The Missing Manual: The Book That Should Have Been in the Box

By David Pogue

O'Reilly Media
Paperback (640 pages)

Windows 10 May 2019 Update: The Missing Manual: The Book That Should Have Been in the Box
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The Windows 10 May 2019 Update adds a host of new and improved features to Microsoft’s flagship operating system—and this jargon-free guide helps you get the most out of every component.

This in-depth Missing Manual covers the entire system and introduces you to the latest features in the Windows Professional, Enterprise, Education, and Home editions. You’ll learn how to take advantage of improvements to the Game Bar, Edge browser, Windows Online, smartphone features, and a lot more.

Written by David Pogue—tech critic for Yahoo Finance and former columnist for The New York Times—this updated edition illuminates its subject with technical insight, plenty of wit, and hardnosed objectivity.

Learn Windows PowerShell in a Month of Lunches

By Donald W. Jones

Manning Publications
Paperback (384 pages)

Learn Windows PowerShell in a Month of Lunches
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Summary

Learn Windows PowerShell in a Month of Lunches, Third Edition is an innovative tutorial designed for busy IT professionals. This updated edition covers PowerShell features that run on Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2 and later, PowerShell v3 and later, and includes v5 features like PowerShellGet.

Purchase of the print book includes a free eBook in PDF, Kindle, and ePub formats from Manning Publications.

About the Technology

PowerShell is both a scripting language and an administrative shell that lets you control and automate nearly every aspect of Windows. It accepts and executes commands interactively and you can write scripts to manage most Windows servers like Exchange, IIS, and SharePoint, as well as online services like Azure and Office 365.

About the Book

Learn Windows PowerShell in a Month of Lunches, Third Edition is an innovative tutorial designed for busy IT professionals. Just set aside one hour a day - lunchtime would be perfect - for a month, and you'll be automating Windows tasks faster than you ever thought possible. This updated edition covers PowerShell features that run on Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2 and later, PowerShell v3 and later, and includes v5 features like PowerShellGet.

What's Inside

  • Learn PowerShell from the beginning, no experience required!
  • Covers PowerShell v3 and up, Windows 7, and Windows Server 2008 R2 and later
  • Each lesson takes you an hour or less

About the Reader

Experience with Windows administration is helpful. No programming or scripting experience needed.

About the Author

Veteran PowerShell MVPs Don Jones and Jeffery Hicks bring years as successful trainers to this concise, easy-to-follow book.

Table of Contents

  1. Before you begin
  2. Meet PowerShell
  3. Using the help system
  4. Running commands
  5. Working with providers
  6. The pipeline: connecting commands
  7. Adding commands
  8. Objects: data by another name
  9. The pipeline, deeper
  10. Formatting - and why it's done on the right
  11. Filtering and comparisons
  12. A practical interlude
  13. Remote control: one-to-one, and one-to-many
  14. Using Windows Management Instrumentation and CIM
  15. Multitasking with background jobs
  16. Working with many objects, one at a time
  17. Security alert!
  18. Variables: a place to store your stuff
  19. Input and output
  20. Sessions: remote control with less work
  21. You call this scripting?
  22. Improving your parameterized script
  23. Advanced remoting configuration
  24. Using regular expressions to parse text files
  25. Additional random tips, tricks, and techniques
  26. Using someone else's script
  27. Never the end
  28. PowerShell cheat sheet

Windows 10 For Dummies, 3rd Edition (For Dummies (Computer/Tech))

By Andy Rathbone

For Dummies
Released: 2018-05-22
Paperback (456 pages)

Windows 10 For Dummies, 3rd Edition (For Dummies (Computer/Tech))
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The #1 source for Windows 10 help

Millions of Windows users have turned to Windows For Dummies for quick, friendly, and easy-to-understand help with their computers. Windows 10 For Dummies, 3rd Edition continues this tradition as it helps you navigate the twists and turns of Windows. Start at the beginning to discover the basics of the Windows interface or flip to later chapters to help you work with Windows apps, connect to the Internet, or customize your privacy settings.  

Updated to cover the latest changes to Windows 10, this revised edition is ideal for first-time Windows users who need a guide to their operating system as well as experienced users who need a road map to the latest features. Inside, the book quickly and easily shows you how to do everything from establishing a user account, to corralling your photos, to setting up a printer, to using Windows on a tablet—and everything in between. 

  • Manage the start-up menu and the Windows desktop
  • Get to know the programs that come with Windows 10
  • Discover troubleshooting tips and privacy tricks
  • Be productive at home or in the office 

If you use Windows 10, you’ll want to keep this updated edition of the trusty companion nearby as you make your way around the new OS.

Every Day Math Practice: 1000+ Questions You Need to Kill in Elementary School | Math Workbook | Elementary School Study Practice Notebook | Grades 4-5

By Brain Hunter Prep

Brain Hunter Prep
Paperback (327 pages)

Every Day Math Practice: 1000+ Questions You Need to Kill in Elementary School | Math Workbook | Elementary School Study Practice Notebook | Grades 4-5
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Prepare your child for elementary school math with our award-winning Math Practice Workbook for Grades 4 to 5. Used by teachers, parents and students nationwide this workbook provides elementary school children with comprehensive practice questions that cover a wide range of topics they will encounter in elementary school. Created by certified elementary school teachers, this workbook is the perfect supplementary workbook for any student in 4th grade or 5th grade. This workbook is also aligned to all Common Core State Standards. Topics Covered:
  • Arithmetic
  1. Numbers and Place Value
  2. Convert between standard and expanded form
  3. Multiplication
  4. Division
  5. Prime and Composite Numbers
  6. Factors: Multiples and Greatest Common
  7. Rounding
  8. Fractions
  9. Decimals
  • Measurement and Data
  1. Customary and Metric Units
  2. Volume
  3. Measurements
  • Algebra
  1. Word Problems
  2. Evaluate Numerical Expressions
  • Geometry
  1. Angles
  2. Line Segments
  3. Symmetry
  4. Coordinate Plane
  5. Polygons
Brain Hunter's elementary school math workbook offers over 1,000 practice questions along with answer explanations. Have a question for us? Contact us at : info@brainhunterprep.com

Windows 10 For Seniors For Dummies, 3rd Edition

By Peter Weverka

For Dummies
Released: 2018-05-22
Paperback (312 pages)

Windows 10 For Seniors For Dummies, 3rd Edition
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Get up to speed on Windows 10

With Windows 10 For Seniors For Dummies, getting familiar with Windows 10 is a painless process. If you're interested in learning the basics of this operating system without having to dig through confusing computer jargon, look no further.

This book uses a step-by-step approach that is specifically designed to assist first-time Windows 10 users who are over-50, providing easy-to-understand language, large-print text, and an abundance of helpful images along the way!

  • Work with Windows 10 on any device
  • Upload, edit, and download pictures
  • Play games and enjoy social media
  • Keep your system secure
  • Perform routine maintenance

If you’ve just purchased your first computer or upgraded to a new model, Windows 10 For Seniors For Dummies offers everything you need to make the transition as smooth as possible! 

Windows 10 Introduction Quick Reference Guide (Cheat Sheet of Instructions, Tips & Shortcuts - Laminated) Updated January 2019

By Beezix Inc

Beezix Inc
Released: 2018-08-20
Pamphlet (4 pages)

Windows 10 Introduction Quick Reference Guide (Cheat Sheet of Instructions, Tips & Shortcuts - Laminated) Updated January 2019
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Updated January 2019, four page laminated quick reference guide showing step-by-step instructions and shortcuts for how to use Microsoft Windows 10. Includes touch interface. This guide is suitable as a training handout, or simply an easy to use reference guide, for any type of user.

The following topics are covered:

Getting Started: Starting Windows; Ending your Windows session.

Accessing Apps and Content (Start Menu): Configuring the Start Menu; Resizing the Start Menu; Pinning an App to Start; Rearranging and Resizing App Tiles; Managing Tile Groups.

Accessing Apps and Notifications (Taskbar): Configuring the Taskbar; Pinning an App to the Taskbar; Using Taskbar Jump Lists; Using the Action Center.

Working with Apps: Starting an App; Opening an App File (Document); Saving an App File; Switching Between Apps/Windows; Switch Using Task View; Snapping Multiple Apps to the Same Screen; Resizing an App; Moving an App; Maximizing an App; Restoring to Previous Size; Hiding an App; Closing an App; Close an app window from the Taskbar; Searching for Apps; Searching with Cortana; Working with Multiple Desktops.

Managing Content with File Explorer: Managing Files and Folders with File Explorer; Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar; Navigating in File Explorer; Customizing the Default Quick Access View; Searching in File Explorer; Refine Your Search; Changing File Explorer's Display; Grouping and Sorting Files and Folders; Opening a Second Explorer Window; Creating a Folder; Renaming Files or Folders; Selecting Multiple Items; Selecting Items with Checkboxes; Moving and Copying Files and Folders; Using Cut, Copy & Paste for files; Deleting Files or Folders; Restoring Deleted Items; Deleting Permanently; Linking to a Document, Folder, or App; Sending Files and Folders (Zip); Unzipping (Extracting) Files; Working with Libraries.

Working in Tablet Mode: Configuring Tablet Mode; Using Tablet Mode.

Settings & Troubleshooting: Using the Settings App; Adding a Picture or Slide Show to Your Lock Screen; Setting Up WiFi; Using Airplane Mode; Using the Control Panel App; What to Try if an App Freezes; Getting Help.

Users & Security: Changing Users; Adding User Sign-Ins; Configuring Sign-In.

Also includes a "Top 10 Things You Need to Know" list, a list of Keyboard Shortcuts, and a list of Mouse/Touch Equivalents.

SHSAT Prep by ArgoPrep: NEW SHSAT + 5 Full-Length Practice Tests + Online Comprehensive Prep + Video + Practice Tests

By Argo Brothers

Argo Brothers Inc.
Paperback (382 pages)

SHSAT Prep by ArgoPrep: NEW SHSAT + 5 Full-Length Practice Tests + Online Comprehensive Prep + Video + Practice Tests
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NEW Specialized High Schools Admissions Test Fall 2019Perfect your score with our Specialized High Schools Admissions Test (SHSAT) prep book. Our workbook reflects the latest changes and includes:
* Revising/Editing Questions
* Literacy Prose Texts
* Poems
* Math Grid-In Questions
ArgoPrep's SHSAT test prep book offers 5 full-length exams, along with a grammar and mathematics overview. In addition, our practice exams also come included with video explanations that can be accessed on our website at argoprep.com/shsat
Our SHSAT test prep book will help you prepare for the new Specialized High Schools Admissions Test (SHSAT)! Study with confidence, with ArgoPrep!
Argo Prep SHSAT Test Prep 2019 - 2020 Book Includes:* 5 full-length practice exams with answer explanations
* An advanced test with more in depth and challenging problems
* Online video explanations
* Free support from expert tutors
ArgoPrep offers an online comprehensive test prep course for students studying for the SHSAT exam.
The most effective online test prep course for boosting your SHSAT score.

* 30+ hours of video lectures
* 550 + practice questions
* Official Handbook review
* Free support from expert tutors
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New York City SHSAT: 1,000+ Practice Questions: Updated for the 2019 SHSAT

By The Tutorverse

The Tutorverse LLC
Paperback (318 pages)

New York City SHSAT: 1,000+ Practice Questions: Updated for the 2019 SHSAT
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February 2019 - 4th Edition:

  • Further enhancements to fiction and non-fiction passages
  • Redesigned and expanded reading comprehension questions

In NYC? Looking for a class? Check out our author page or our website for more information!

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With nearly 1,200 high-quality, well-edited practice SHSAT questions, this book is better than ever. New York City SHSAT: 1,000+ Practice Problems - 4th Edition contains more questions than 10 full-length exams!

This book contains:

  • 1,000+ high-quality practice questions in print - no need to go online or watch videos
  • 200+ reading comprehension questions - covering poems, literature, and data-based inferencing
  • 100+ grid-in math practice questions
  • 76,000+ words providing detailed answer explanations that actually make sense
  • 2 full-length practice tests tie everything together and simulate a real test-taking experience
  • Separate, dedicated sections for each section of the test, to help build confidence through understanding
  • Questions that progress in difficulty help you quickly master the basics and score extra points on even the toughest questions.

Great for independent study or for use with a tutor!

Discovering Computers ©2018: Digital Technology, Data, and Devices

By Misty E. Vermaat, Steven M. Freund & Mark Frydenberg

Cengage Learning
Paperback (736 pages)

Discovering Computers ©2018: Digital Technology, Data, and Devices
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Learn to maximize the use of mobile devices, make the most of online tools for collaboration and communication, and fully utilize the web and cloud with the latest edition of DISCOVERING COMPUTERS 2018. Clearly see how technology skills can assist you both in gaining employment and advancing your career. This edition highlights web development, how to create a strong web presence, and take full advantage of the latest Windows 10. To keep your instruction as current as possible, online coverage of contemporary technology developments builds on the book's timely discussions. The authors provide helpful suggestions within a proven learning structure and emphasize meaningful practice to reinforce your skills. Self-assessments open each module and enable you to focus your study and learn more in less time. DISCOVERING COMPUTERS presents the key content you need to succeed, using an approach that ensures understanding.



 
 



   

 
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