Computer motherboard, what is it for and what does it look like
The computer motherboard is that foundation on which all the components of the system unit are built. The role of the computer motherboard cannot be overestimated. After all, it depends…

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Computer hard drive
The computer’s hard drive (also known as HDD (Hard Disk Drive), it is also a hard drive, it is also a magnetic drive, it is also called “screw” and “hard”).…

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Computer RAM
So, the computer's RAM, which is also called volatile. She - DRAM (Dynamic Random Access Memory) - dynamic random access memory or random access memory, in abbreviated form - RAM.…

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Computer video card and its purpose

A video card is that device with which the image is displayed on the monitor. Those. without a video card, we won’t see any text or images on the screen, and in general, computer operation without a video card is impossible.

There are two types of video cards: external video cards (discrete) and built-in (onboard from English “On board” – on the board). Let’s look at these concepts together in more detail. There are two monopolists on the external video card market now. These are California-based Nvidia and Canadian ATI Technologies. In 2006, the latter was also purchased by the American processor company AMD (Advanced MIcro Devices). Continue reading

Computer system unit, device and composition

So, what does the computer system unit consist of? An important clarification here is that under the word “computer” different people can mean, oddly enough, different things: a monitor, a printer, a computer case, even … a computer mouse! But what about? Indeed, “the arrow on the monitor does not move” means that the computer is not working! 🙂 But you and I will be interested in exactly that “iron box that stands under the table”, and the name is its system unit! 🙂

Note: the system unit, as a rule, is called a computer already assembled and ready for operation, and the case is just an iron box into which its various components can be installed.

For greater clarity (to consider all the components of the computer separately), you can read the article on assembling a computer with your own hands. Continue reading

How to connect a TV to a computer

Watch your favorite movie on the “big screen”, play a game so that everyone enjoys contemplation, well, or just watch some video, photographs or something else – this may be necessary to connect the TV to the computer.

Modern technologies allow you to use the TV to view photos and videos encoded in almost any way, many of them even allow you to go online or play simple games without the help of consoles, but, of course, not everyone can afford a new TV – however, even this In this case, you can still connect your TV through a computer! Continue reading

Avast! 2015 Free - worthy and free anti-virus protection
Today in the world practice of implementing solutions for protection against malware, the developments of the Czech company Avast Software are widely used. The number of active users of the…

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Printer selection
In this article we will consider the main types of printers, as well as help to make the right choice of printer. The characteristic features by which printers are distinguished…

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Error starting Windows 10 Technical Preview
When you start Windows 10 Technical Preview, a blue screen appears with the following contents: Recovery Your PC / Device needs to be repaired. A component of the OS has…

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DIY computer assembly
Detailed DIY assembly instructions. Let's start it by installing the processor and motherboard. Installing the processor and motherboard. Before you start assembling your computer yourself, let's look at the figure…

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