I.T. CHAPTER 11
A technician suspects that a hard drive is beginning to fail. Which two conditions wouldsupport this suspicion? (Choose two.)
The hard drive is making unusual noises.
The hard drive must be defragmented often.
The hard drive has a gradual increase in the number of bad sectors.
The hard drive light is lit briefly during the boot process.The hard drive light is lit briefly when programs are loaded.Why should you use an antistatic mat when working on the internal components of acomputer?protect the technician against electrical shock
reduce the chance of computer components being damaged by ESD
prevent the technician's tools from being damaged by ESDprotect computer components from AC voltage while working on the computer You are monitoring a new technician installing a device driver on a Windows-based PC.The technician asks why the company requires the use of signed drivers. What wouldbe the best response to give?Signed drivers prevent physical damage to devices.An unsigned driver can cause files to be fragmented as they are processed.
A signed driver has passed Microsoft's quality lab test and prevents a systemfrom being compromised.
All companies making devices for a Windows computer have to have Microsoft signoff on the new driver before it can be added to the operating system.A signed driver has been approved by the company that created the device driver.While performing routine maintenance on a computer, a user is cleaning dust and debrisfrom the PC using compressed air. How should the technician hold the can of compressed air to avoid damaging the PC?