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Troubleshooting & maintaining your PC all-in-one for dummies

Author: Dan Gookin
Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : Wiley Pub., ©2009.
Series: --For dummies.
Edition/Format:   Print book   Visual material   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A comprehensive guide to troubleshooting and maintaining a personal computer that covers hardware, software, laptops, the Internet, networking, and other related topics.
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Genre/Form: CD-ROMs
Compact Disc
Paperback
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Dan Gookin
ISBN: 9780470396650 0470396652
OCLC Number: 236326222
Notes: Companion DVD-ROM includes instructional videos created by the author, shareware and freeware programs, GNU software, and trial versions of PerfectDisk 2008 and Vopt9.
Includes index.
"6 books in 1 : hardware, software, laptops, internet, networking, maintenance"--Cover, p.1.
Description: xxvi, 739 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm + 1 DVD-ROM (sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.).
Details: Companion DVD-ROM requires a PC running Microsoft Windows XP or Windows Vista with a DVD-ROM drive and internet connection.
Contents: Introduction --
Hardware. Let there be PC ; Birth pangs ; Death throes ; Mass storage issues ; Pain in the printer ; Seeing trouble ; Peripheralitis ; Deep inside the computer case --
Software. Windows gone AWOL ; Programs, processes, and services ; The safe mode chapter ; Putting the pep back into the PC ; User accounts ; Unexpected application situations ; Reporting for duty ; Recovery options ; Registry fixes --
Laptops. Laptop asleep, laptop awake, laptop dead ; A more usable laptop ; Out on the road ; Laptop maintenance --
Internet. Internet malaise ; Woes on the Web ; E-mail postage due ; Wicked software ; The file transfer chapter --
Networking. Network hardware help ; The soft side of networking ; Peer-to-peer networking ; Networking unplugged --
Maintenance. Backup, backup, backup ; Pampering the hard drive ; On schedule ; A time to clean --
Appendix A: About the DVD.
Series Title: --For dummies.
Other Titles: Troubleshooting and maintaining your personal computer all-in-one for dummies
Responsibility: by Dan Gookin.

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Maintaining a PC is important, and troubleshooting a PC can be a challenge. Dan Gookin is great at explaining how to handle common PC problems, and he's provided a complete, plain-English manual in  Read more...

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