CH13 - All-in-One CompTIA A+ Certification Exam Guide...

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All-in-One CompTIA A+ Certification Exam Guide (Exams 220-701 & 220-702) – Mike Meyers Seventh Edition Chapter 13 Removable Media
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2 Chapter Objectives In this chapter, you will: • Explain and install floppy disk drives • Demonstrate the variations among flash drives and other tiny drives • Identify and install optical-media technology • Troubleshoot removable media
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3 Types • Common types of removable media Floppy drives The traditional floppy drive Flash memory From USB thumb drives to flash memory cards Optical discs Any shiny disc technology from CD-ROMs and DVDs to Blu-ray Discs External drives Any hard drive or optical drive that connects to a PC via an external cable
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4 Historical/Conceptual - Floppy Drives • 1.44 MB of data • Took a while, but finally using legacy free computing • Floppy drive basics – 5 ¼ and 3 ½ – Spindle rotated disk for read/write heads • Installing – Many steps; obsolete
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Essentials • Flash memory – Thumb drives
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This note was uploaded on 04/05/2011 for the course CINT 213 taught by Professor Endris during the Spring '11 term at Ivy Tech Community College.

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