The Complete PC Upgrade and Maintenance Guide continues its reign as the PC world's great problem-solving wonder. In simple, easy-to-follow language, it shows you how to prevent disasters, fix the ones that occur, and maximize your PC’s power and longevity. Based on author Mark Minasi’s popular seminars, this book is an unbeatable value. It teaches you everything you need to know to meet all your PC challenges, present and future.
Coverage includes: Preventing hardware disasters Upgrading memory Replacing power supplies Installing EIDE and Serial ATA hard drives Adding SCSI ports Partitioning drives using NTFS and FAT32 Protecting your PC from viruses, worms, and spyware Solving data backup challenges Adding and repairing DVDs and CD-ROMs Installing and troubleshooting scanners Troubleshooting printers Installing communications devices Resolving mouse and keyboard problems Installing video and sound cards Tackling networking issues Installing a wireless network Troubleshooting Internet connectivity Solving laptop problems