DVD-ROM comprises 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 notebook undefined: the only resource for trustworthy info 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 suggestions and upkeep innovations, plus greater than hours of recent video.
Scott Mueller can provide useful solutions approximately notebook processors, mother-boards, buses, BIOSes, reminiscence, SSD and HDD garage, video, audio, networks, net connectivity, strength, and lots more and plenty extra. You’ll locate the industry’s most sensible assurance of diagnostics, trying out, and repair—plus state-of-the-art discussions of enhancing laptop functionality through overclocking and different techniques.
Mueller has taught hundreds of thousands of pros in individual and thousands extra via his books and videos—nobody is aware extra approximately maintaining computers operating perfectly. even if you’re a qualified technician, a small company proprietor attempting to get monetary savings, or a house computing device fanatic, this is often the single laptop booklet you need!
NEW during this EDITION
The latest processors, together with Intel’s most recent middle i Haswell processors and AMD’s Kaveri center processors.
Everything you must learn about the newest GPU know-how 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 all of the up-to-date settings to be had for the most recent processors and chipsets.
The most up-to-date in up to date domestic networking criteria, from blazing speedy 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 reminiscent of mSATA, USB 3.1, and M.2
Updated assurance of creating computers from scratch—from making a choice on 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 laptop! during this variation, Scott Mueller offers a whole seminar on computer troubleshooting, educating you ways to spot and unravel an array of universal and not-so-common notebook problems.
From distinctive reasons on the entire instruments that are supposed to be a simple a part of any computing device toolkit, to all of the serious principles you need to stick to to soundly function in your PC’s inner elements, in those video clips Scott Mueller guarantees you're outfitted with every little thing you want to understand 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 good platforms operating easily. eventually, there's a distinctive examine today’s ultra-fast good country disk drives (SSD) and the advantages they bring about to fashionable platforms.
This DVD additionally comprises the whole nineteenth and twentieth variants of this ebook in printable shape, plus broad technical reference fabric, a accomplished word list, and more!
“…continually revised and up-to-date to mirror the ever-changing notebook panorama. A source from my computing device fix days, Scott Mueller’s tome is among the books that has stayed on my bookshelf
throughout the years.”
—Adam Overa, coping with Editor, Tom’s Hardware