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Quiz 4 :

Introduction to Configuration

Quiz 4 :

Introduction to Configuration

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Which visual confirmation in Device Manager indicates a resource conflict or driver problem?
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B

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What is a common indication that the CMOS battery is failing?
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C

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Which BIOS/UEFI Setup option prioritizes devices in the order the computer looks for an operating system? [ General Optimization | System Information | Boot Options | Onboard Device Configuration ]
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Boot Options

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What Windows tool is best to see whether a USB host controller is present? [ Disk Management | Services and Applications | Performance Manager | Device Manager ]
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[True or False ] A BIOS/UEFI option may have to be enabled so that virtualization software can access additional hardware capabilities.
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Which device properties tab is used to check the device status to see whether any resource conflicts exist? [ Advanced | Troubleshooting | General | Maintenance ]
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What is native resolution as it relates to a display?
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What Windows tool is used to determine whether there is a system resource conflict with any piece of hardware? [ Disk Management | Services and Applications | Performance Manager | Device Manager ]
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Can a USB port provide power to a device? [ Yes | No ]
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Which type of adapter is best for PC video? [ ISA | AGP | PCIe | VL-bus | PCI ]
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Where are Windows hardware and application software details stored?
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List one advantage of having a UEFI type of BIOS.
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Which method is used to access Setup?
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A technician is installing several components into a computer.Which component might require an additional connector from the computer's power supply? [ video card | USB card | NIC | eSATA card ]
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Why is it important for a technician to change one thing at a time?
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A USB device is not responding.List one thing a technician might try first.
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Where are selected BIOS options stored? [ Flash | SD | CMOS | cache ]
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Which BIOS option can prevent executable code that might be part of a virus from being executed from a specific marked memory area? [ Disable execute bit | TPM | LoJack | ACPI ]
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What BIOS-stored program tests basic hardware as part of the computer startup routine? [ Setup | Tester | POST | CMOS ]
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