• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Examine common Windows management utilities in both the command line and GUI to navigate the file system, perform network diagnostics, manage disks, and maintain systems - all necessary skills for the A+ 220-1002 exam.

Learning Objectives

CompTIA A+ 220-1002: Microsoft Command Line Tools

  • use the dir, cd, and chdir commands to navigate the file system
  • use ipconfig, ping, tracert, netstat, and nslookup for network diagnostics
  • use shutdown, sfc, chkdsk, diskpart, taskkill, and format for process management, disk maintenance, and configuration
  • use the command line GPO tools gpupdate and gpresult
  • use dism to mount, service, and unmount windows image files
  • use copy, xcopy, and robocopy for scripting automated solutions to file copy needs
  • utilize the net use command to create and delete mapped drives
  • utilize the net user command to create and delete user accounts
  • use native Windows GUI tool Services.msc for systems management
  • use native Windows GUI tools Notepad, Explorer, and Windows Update for systems management
  • use native Windows GUI tool Regedit for systems management
  • demonstrate your proficiency with Windows utilities

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Customer Service and Technical Support
  • Cyber Defense Analysis
  • Cyber Defense Infrastructure Support
  • Systems Development
  • Technology R&D