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PC Hardware: The Complete Reference
     

PC Hardware: The Complete Reference

by Craig Zacker, John Rourke
 
From motherboards to modems,this heavy-hitting resource has everything you need to know to upgrade,troubleshoot,and maintain your PC. It covers all the major operating systems — DOS,Windows,UNIX,& Linux,and explains networking and Internet connection issues and devices. Special features include a detailed troubleshooting flowchart and a "Build Your Dream

Overview

From motherboards to modems,this heavy-hitting resource has everything you need to know to upgrade,troubleshoot,and maintain your PC. It covers all the major operating systems — DOS,Windows,UNIX,& Linux,and explains networking and Internet connection issues and devices. Special features include a detailed troubleshooting flowchart and a "Build Your Dream Machine" section.

Solve Your PC Problems with This Definitive PC Reference!

Build,configure,and troubleshoot your PC with help from this comprehensive and easy-to-use reference. Covering everything from hardware basics to resolving advanced configuration issues,this step-by-step guide will walk you through each stage of putting together the PC system that you desire—or simply help you improve performance of your current system. You*ll learn how to choose components,increase your computer's memory,and install new drives and peripherals. And,the bonus CD-ROM contains a narrated video that explains how to select and install or remove components,and create the PC system of your dreams.

  • Learn the fundamentals of PC technology
  • Address memory issues and solve system conflicts
  • Get details on the motherboard chipset and set up input-output devices
  • Understand the basics of power supply and protection
  • Connect your PC to a network and access the Internet
  • Choose and install all the latest video and audio subsystems
  • Connect PC components—keyboards,CD-ROM,video,disk drives,and more

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072125160
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional
Publication date:
12/18/2000
Series:
Complete Reference Series
Edition description:
BK&CD-ROM
Pages:
697
Product dimensions:
7.32(w) x 9.09(h) x 1.71(d)

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