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Building a PC for dummies, by Mark L. Chambers

Label
Building a PC for dummies
Title
Building a PC for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Mark L. Chambers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chambers, Mark L
Dewey number
621.39/16
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
handbooks
Series statement
--For dummies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Microcomputers
Label
Building a PC for dummies, by Mark L. Chambers
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Introduction -- PART I: CAN I REALLY DO THIS? : What is a computer, anyway? -- What type of PC should I build? -- PART II: BUILDING YOUR PC: Building the foundation: your case and motherboard -- A bag of chips: adding RAM and your CPU -- The three PC senses: your ports, mouse, and keyboard -- Images 'R Us: adding video and your monitor -- Make room! Your hard drive and other storage devices -- PART III: ADDING THE FUN STUFF: Putting the spin on CD-ROM and DYD -- Let your PC rocm! -- Modems and the call of the Internet -- PART IV: ADDING THE ADVANCED STUFF: Attack the SCSI monster -- So you want to add a LAN? -- Life in the fast lane with broadband -- Input and output: scanners, cameras, video capture, and printers -- Other power user play toys -- PART V: THE PART OF TENS: Ten reasons not to buy a retail PC -- Ten tools and tasks for a power user's PC -- Ten important assemby tips -- Ten ways to speed up your PC -- Ten things to avoid like the plague -- PART VI: APPENDICES: Appendix A: Choosing your own operating system -- Appendix B: Glossary
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xviii, 360 p.
Isbn
9780764542473
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003105846
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • DYNIX__334356
  • (OCoLC)53052017
Label
Building a PC for dummies, by Mark L. Chambers
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Introduction -- PART I: CAN I REALLY DO THIS? : What is a computer, anyway? -- What type of PC should I build? -- PART II: BUILDING YOUR PC: Building the foundation: your case and motherboard -- A bag of chips: adding RAM and your CPU -- The three PC senses: your ports, mouse, and keyboard -- Images 'R Us: adding video and your monitor -- Make room! Your hard drive and other storage devices -- PART III: ADDING THE FUN STUFF: Putting the spin on CD-ROM and DYD -- Let your PC rocm! -- Modems and the call of the Internet -- PART IV: ADDING THE ADVANCED STUFF: Attack the SCSI monster -- So you want to add a LAN? -- Life in the fast lane with broadband -- Input and output: scanners, cameras, video capture, and printers -- Other power user play toys -- PART V: THE PART OF TENS: Ten reasons not to buy a retail PC -- Ten tools and tasks for a power user's PC -- Ten important assemby tips -- Ten ways to speed up your PC -- Ten things to avoid like the plague -- PART VI: APPENDICES: Appendix A: Choosing your own operating system -- Appendix B: Glossary
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xviii, 360 p.
Isbn
9780764542473
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003105846
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • DYNIX__334356
  • (OCoLC)53052017

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