DVD-ROM contains 3 hours of new how-to video
For greater than 25 years, Upgrading and Repairing PCs has been the world’s number 1 advisor to laptop undefined: the one resource for trustworthy details on how computers paintings, troubleshooting and solving difficulties, including undefined, optimizing functionality, and development new desktops. This twenty second version deals beefed-up assurance of the most recent thoughts and upkeep options, plus greater than hours of latest video.
Scott Mueller promises useful solutions approximately workstation processors, mother-boards, buses, BIOSes, reminiscence, SSD and HDD garage, video, audio, networks, net connectivity, strength, and masses extra. You’ll locate the industry’s most sensible insurance of diagnostics, trying out, and repair—plus state of the art discussions of enhancing workstation functionality through overclocking and different techniques.
Mueller has taught millions of execs in individual and hundreds of thousands extra via his books and videos—nobody understands extra approximately maintaining desktops working perfectly. no matter if you’re a qualified technician, a small company proprietor attempting to get monetary savings, or a house computer fanatic, this can be the single laptop publication you need!
NEW during this EDITION
The latest processors, together with Intel’s most modern center i Haswell processors and AMD’s Kaveri middle processors.
Everything you want to learn about the most recent GPU expertise from NVIDIA and AMD, together with advancements in OpenGL, DirectX, and Mantle.
New firmware recommendations just like the InSyde BIOS, again to BIOS buttons, and the entire up to date settings to be had for the latest processors and chipsets.
The most recent in up to date domestic networking criteria, from blazing quickly 802.11ac wireless to HomeGrid and G.hn powerline networking.
Ever better garage, due to new applied sciences like helium-filled challenging disks, shingled magnetic recording, and Cfast and XQD for flash reminiscence.
Emerging interfaces comparable to mSATA, USB 3.1, and M.2
Updated assurance of creating desktops from scratch—from opting for and assembling via BIOS setup and troubleshooting
ON THE DVD
Get three hours of up-to-the minute, studio-quality how-to videos—all playable in your DVD participant or computing device! during this variation, Scott Mueller supplies an entire seminar on computing device troubleshooting, instructing you ways to spot and unravel an array of universal and not-so-common computing device problems.
From unique factors on the entire instruments that are meant to be a simple a part of any computing device toolkit, to the entire serious ideas you might want to stick to to securely function in your PC’s inner elements, in those movies Scott Mueller guarantees you're outfitted with every little thing you must comprehend to effectively unravel your PC’s problems.
From there, Scott takes you thru an entire disassembly of an All-in-One (AiO) procedure, displaying simply what you are able to do to maintain those really expert platforms working easily. ultimately, there's a specific examine today’s ultra-fast good kingdom disk drives (SSD) and the advantages they create to fashionable platforms.
This DVD additionally includes the full nineteenth and twentieth versions of this booklet in printable shape, plus broad technical reference fabric, a accomplished thesaurus, and more!
“…continually revised and up to date to mirror the ever-changing laptop panorama. A source from my laptop fix days, Scott Mueller’s tome is without doubt one of the books that has stayed on my bookshelf
throughout the years.”
—Adam Overa, handling Editor, Tom’s Hardware