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CompTIA A+ 220-902: Mac OSX Features and an Introduction to Linux

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There are various features of the Mac OSX operating system imperative to the administration of that OS. In this course, you'll learn about the Linux OS and the similarities between Mac OSX and Linux. You will also learn about some of the features available within the Mac OSX operating system as well as dive into the Linux operating system landscape and some of the features that are available within. Finally, you will learn some of the similarities between these two OSs and the common best practices.

Target Audience
This course is aimed at entry level IT professionals of less than one year of experience, and may also be useful as a review for veteran professionals who are attempting the CompTIA A+ exam, or deploying a technology that may be new to their organization.


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CompTIA A+ 220-902: Mac OSX Features and an Introduction to Linux

  • start the course
  • describe keychain
  • describe Spotlight
  • describe how to use Spotlight
  • describe Boot Camp
  • describe screen sharing
  • describe remote disc
  • describe Mac tools
  • describe time machine
  • describe cloud
  • describe Linux
  • describe Linux distributions
  • describe the Linux GUI
  • describe Ubuntu launcher
  • describe snapshot
  • describe apt-get
  • describe POSIX
  • describe similar file systems
  • describe low number viruses per OS
  • describe OS best practices
  • implement use of apt-get
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