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The Resource Building the perfect PC, Robert Bruce Thompson [and] Barbara Fritchman Thompson

Building the perfect PC, Robert Bruce Thompson [and] Barbara Fritchman Thompson

Label
Building the perfect PC
Title
Building the perfect PC
Statement of responsibility
Robert Bruce Thompson [and] Barbara Fritchman Thompson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A guide to building a custom PC provides information on planning the project, choosing the components, and constructing six different systems, including a mainstream PC and a media center
Cataloging source
UKM
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Thompson, Robert Bruce
Dewey number
621.3916
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TK9969
LC item number
.T55 2011
Literary form
non fiction
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Thompson, Barbara Fritchman
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  • Microcomputers
  • Personal computers
Label
Building the perfect PC, Robert Bruce Thompson [and] Barbara Fritchman Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: 2007
  • Includes index
  • "Perfect for Windows 7, Linux, and more." --Cover
Contents
1. Fundamentals : Why build a PC ; Designing the perfect PC ; Things to know and do before you start ; Things you need to have ; Troubleshooting -- 2. Choosing and buying components : Choosing components ; Buying components ; Final words -- 3. Building a budget PC : Determining functional requirements ; Hardware design criteria ; Component considerations ; Building the budget system ; Final words -- 4. Building a mainstream system : Determining functional requirements ; Hardware design criteria ; Component considerations ; Building the mainstream system ; Final words -- 5. Building an extreme system : Determining functional requirements ; Hardware design criteria ; Component considerations ; Building the extreme system ; Final words -- 6. Building a media center system : Determining functional requirements ; Hardware design criteria ; Component considerations ; Building the media center system ; Installing software ; Final words -- 7. Building an appliance/nettop system : Determining functional requirements ; Hardware design criteria ; Component considerations ; Building the appliance system ; Final words -- 8. Building a home server : Determining functional requirements ; Hardware design criteria ; Component considerations ; Building the home server ; Final words
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xix, 342 p.
Isbn
9781449388249
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • ocn649803474
  • (OCoLC)649803474
Label
Building the perfect PC, Robert Bruce Thompson [and] Barbara Fritchman Thompson
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: 2007
  • Includes index
  • "Perfect for Windows 7, Linux, and more." --Cover
Contents
1. Fundamentals : Why build a PC ; Designing the perfect PC ; Things to know and do before you start ; Things you need to have ; Troubleshooting -- 2. Choosing and buying components : Choosing components ; Buying components ; Final words -- 3. Building a budget PC : Determining functional requirements ; Hardware design criteria ; Component considerations ; Building the budget system ; Final words -- 4. Building a mainstream system : Determining functional requirements ; Hardware design criteria ; Component considerations ; Building the mainstream system ; Final words -- 5. Building an extreme system : Determining functional requirements ; Hardware design criteria ; Component considerations ; Building the extreme system ; Final words -- 6. Building a media center system : Determining functional requirements ; Hardware design criteria ; Component considerations ; Building the media center system ; Installing software ; Final words -- 7. Building an appliance/nettop system : Determining functional requirements ; Hardware design criteria ; Component considerations ; Building the appliance system ; Final words -- 8. Building a home server : Determining functional requirements ; Hardware design criteria ; Component considerations ; Building the home server ; Final words
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xix, 342 p.
Isbn
9781449388249
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • ocn649803474
  • (OCoLC)649803474

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