Build Your Own PC Do-It-Yourself for Dummies [With DVD ROM]
ISBN10: 0470196114 ISBN13: 9780470196113 Publisher: For Dummies Published: Jan 27 2009 Pages: 308 Weight: 1.34lbs. Height: 10.00" Width: 8.00" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
If you've dreamed about having a customized multimedia PC or one tricked out for your favorite games, build your own and make your dreams come true Build Your Own PC Do-It-Yourself For Dummies makes it easy.
Not only is building your own PC a really rewarding project, it can also save you a nice chunk of cash. This step-by-step guide helps you decide what you need, teaches you what all those computer terms mean, and tells you exactly how to put the pieces together. It shows you:
- What tools you need (not as many as you might think )
- All about operating systems
- How to install CD and DVD drives
- The scoop on sound and video, and how to put a sound system together from start to finish
- How to connect a monitor and install a modem
- All about setting up and configuring the hard drive
- Secrets for securing your system, and more
Included is a bonus DVD showing you how to install the motherboard, CPU, RAM, ports, hard drive, video and sound cards, a DVD drive, and more. With Build Your Own PC Do-It-Yourself For Dummies, you can have the computer you want plus the satisfaction of doing it yourself
Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.