passed sec+ today :D

JimmyJangle777JimmyJangle777 Member Posts: 6 ■□□□□□□□□□
Hey everyone, I don't post much but when I'm preparing for an exam I like to see people's success threads and what they used for study material. So here ya go :D

Scored an 800.

I used professor messor videos - - ran through all of them twice.
I watched the cbt nuggets videos
I have darril gibson's ebook but i really only had time to go through pre-assessment questions at the beginning.
Only had a month of study because this was for WGU course.

Professor messer is great. His videos are short but if you get familiar with all the concepts he talks about then I always seem to do well on comptia tests. I watch his videos first and make flash cards from them, then any additional material such as cbt nuggets is extra review.

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  • cyberguyprcyberguypr Senior Member Mod Posts: 6,920 Mod
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  • greg9891greg9891 Member Posts: 1,184 ■■■■■■■□□□
    Congrats!
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  • techwizardtechwizard Member Posts: 162 ■■■□□□□□□□
    Congrats!

    I passed yesterday with a very similar score. I also used the same study material. With the exception of also using testout.com for studying. Testout is basically just like cbt nuggets, but without the really amped up host/narrator. I don't totally dislike cbt however when the host makes the same jokes over and over it tends to get old fast. I also watch the videos at about 1.5 speed, so that also makes the cbt host a bit more amusing to listen to.

    Anyways, great job!
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  • Dakinggamer87Dakinggamer87 Gaming Tech Expert Silicon Valley, CAMember Posts: 4,016 ■■■■■■■■□□
    Congrats!! :)
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  • JasminLandryJasminLandry Member Posts: 601 ■■■□□□□□□□
    Congrats on the pass!

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  • nisti2nisti2 Member Posts: 502 ■■■■□□□□□□
    Congrats!!
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  • newtontoyonewtontoyo Junior Member Registered Users Posts: 1 ■■□□□□□□□□
    i Passed the Security+ Exam as well on FRiday last week. Scored 776
    I used professor messers videos as well. I read daryl Gibson's book as well as the Study Guide written by Emmet & Chuck.
    I practiced the exam questions on this site as well as others(examcompass.com)
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