The PC Doctor's Fix-it-yourself Guide

The PC Doctor's Fix-it-yourself Guide

Book - 2004
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Baker & Taylor
Provides information on PC maintenance and repair, covering such topics as maintaining a file system, adding memory, networking, expansion cards, backup, and data storage.

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A technical director for a UK-based computer company who teaches such courses as "Caring for Your PC" has developed prescriptions for treating sick PCs. Arguing the benefits of fixing it yourself rather than relying on experts, his mission is to empower users with trouble- shooting and safe repair skills. Coverage includes PC anatomy, tips for getting the most out of tech support, and finding help on the Internet. Appendices include a glossary, resources, repair tools, and common file extensions. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

McGraw Hill
Get advice and solutions for solving myriad of your PC problems, including expert tips on researching solutions on your own. Learn how to maintain your computer, keeping it in good working condition, plus how to upgrade and install new software safely. Troubleshoot Linux, Windows, and personal devices, use the internet effectively as a problem-solving tool, get up to speed on computer security, and set up small home and wireless networks. The companion Web site provides additional support.

Publisher: Emeryville, Calif. : McGraw-Hill/Osborne, c2004
ISBN: 9780072255539
Characteristics: xxix, 449 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Fix-it-yourself guide


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