Tuesday, January 20, 2009

A Little Information to Share About My Subject Book

No matter how you use your PC--as a business tool, an entertainment center, or an Internet on-ramp--this latest edition of "The Complete PC Upgrade & Maintenance Guide" has you covered. Inside, you'll find the clear, expert advice on maintaining, upgrading, and troubleshooting for which this book is famous. It's all updated to cover the latest technologies and guaranteed to help you extend the life and power of your PC. You also get targeted instruction on a wide range of entertainment upgrades--ways to enhance your enjoyment of music, photo, movies, and more. Coverage includes: Preventing hardware disasters Upgrading memory Replacing power supplies Partitioning drives using NTFS and FAT32 Solving data backup challenges Protecting your PC from viruses, worms, and spyware Adding SCSI cards and drives Installing DVDs, CD-ROMs, and EIDE and Serial ATA hard drives Troubleshooting printers and scanners Installing communications devices Resolving mouse and keyboard problems Installing video and sound cards Tackling networking issues, both wired and wireless Troubleshooting Internet connectivity Solving laptop problems Capturing and editing video Managing music and image files Watching movies on DVD Getting the most out of new storage and networking technologies

PC Repair and Maintenance: A Practical Guide is a reader-friendly guide to repairing computers (running either Microsoft Windows 95, 98, Me, 2000, or XP) through easy-to-understand language, detailed diagrams, and video tutorials. The book emphasizes that a deep understanding of "how a computer works" is not necessary to diagnose and repair problems; it concentrates on practical, "hands-on" solutions that can be implemented right away. Focusing mainly on installing and troubleshooting hardware, the book also provides solutions to common operating system-related problems. In addition, thorough explanations for selecting re-placement and expansion components without paying top dollar are provided helping users get the most out of their newly repaired PC. Regardless of your level of experience, this is the perfect resource for anyone who wants to repair a computer or is considering a career in the computer repair business.