Mike Meyers' CompTIA A+ Core 1 Certification Passport (Exam 220-1101), 1st Edition

  • 4h 50m
  • Mike Meyers, Ron Gilster
  • McGraw-Hill/Osborne
  • 2023

Accelerated review of the 2022 version of the A+ Core 1 exam from CompTIA

Get on the fast track to becoming CompTIA A+ certified with this affordable, portable study tool. Inside, certification training gurus Mike Meyers and Ron Gilster guide you on your exam preparation path, providing expert tips and sound advice along the way. With an intensive focus on only what you need to know to pass the CompTIA A+ 220-1101 exam, this certification passport is your ticket to success on exam day.


  • Quick-reference tables and illustrated laptop teardown enhance coverage of mobile devices (Exam 1101, Domain 1.0)
  • Quick-reference tables help you master hardware troubleshooting (Exam 1101, Domain 5.0)
  • Practice questions and content review after each objective prepare you for exam mastery
  • Enhanced coverage of network laptop teardown, desktop hardware, and hardware and software troubleshooting
  • Enhanced coverage of Windows 10/11, macOS, and Linux
  • Enhanced coverage of computer security

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 exam for 220-1101
  • Free sample of video training from Mike Meyers
  • Free sample of interactive labs from Mike Meyers
  • Mike Meyers’ favorite PC tools and utilities

About the Author

Mike Meyers, MCP, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+ (Houston, TX), is one of the industry's leading authorities on CompTIA certification. He is the president and founder and Total Seminars, LLC, a major provider of PC and network repair seminars for thousands of organizations including IBM, Lucent Technologies, GE, the FBI, the FAA and the United Nations. Mike is the best-selling author of the A+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide.

Ron Gilster, is the author of several best-selling books on networking, PC hardware, and IT career certifications. Ron holds a variety of IT certifications and has worked in networking and computing for over 25 years. Ron has served in a variety of small business and corporate technical, management, and executive positions and is currently a university instructor at several universities and colleges in the Spokane, Washington area.

In this Book

  • Introduction
  • Mobile Devices
  • Networking
  • Hardware
  • Virtualization and Cloud Computing
  • Hardware and Network Troubleshooting
  • About the Online Content