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CompTIA A+ 220-1001: Troubleshooting Printers

CompTIA A+ 220-1001: Troubleshooting Printers


Overview/Description
Expected Duration
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Expertise Level



Overview/Description

Printers have a lot of moving parts, and problems are inevitable. Explore basic troubleshooting methods for printers, including common issues that typically arise and how to solve them, in preparation for the CompTIA A+ 220-1001 exam. This course covers: tips for troubleshooting for printers; how to troubleshoot a paper jam; how to combat a print quality problem; driver compatibility and related considerations when troubleshooting printers; common printer error codes and how to troubleshoot them; firmware updates and why they are required; screen display and printer output; how to calibrate and clean printers; common print quality issues; troubleshoot print quality; establish printer connectivity; resolve additional print quality issues; troubleshooting tips, printer error codes, firmware updates, printer calibration, printer test pages; and how to troubleshoot print quality. This course ends with an exercise on solving printing issues and the assignments include describing printer, paper, and mechanical issues, printer firmware updates, printer calibration, and common printing quality issues.



Expected Duration (hours)
0.8

Lesson Objectives

CompTIA A+ 220-1001: Troubleshooting Printers

  • describe the tips for troubleshooting for printers
  • describe how to troubleshoot a paper jam
  • describe how to combat a print quality problem
  • describe driver compatibility and related considerations when troubleshooting printers
  • describe common printer error codes and how to troubleshoot them
  • describe firmware updates and why they are required
  • compare screen display and printer output
  • calibrate and clean printers
  • describe why to print a test page
  • describe common print quality issues
  • troubleshoot print quality
  • establish printer connectivity
  • resolve additional print quality issues
  • describe troubleshooting tips, printer error codes, firmware updates, printer calibration, printer test pages, and how to troubleshoot print quality
  • Course Number:
    it_cscoao_28_enus

    Expertise Level
    Beginner