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Author Gookin, Dan.

Title Troubleshooting & maintaining your PC all-in-one for dummies / by Dan Gookin.

Publication Info. Hoboken, NJ : Wiley Pub., [2011]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Byron PL Adult Non Fiction - BYLY-14  004.16 GOO    AVAILABLE
 Hinckley PL Adult Non-Fiction - HKLY-12  004 GOO    AVAILABLE
 LaSalle PL Adult Non Fiction - LSBB-3  004.16 GOO    AVAILABLE
 Sycamore PL Adult 2nd Floor - SYLY-12  004.16 GOO    AVAILABLE
Edition Second edition.
Description xxiv, 768 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series --For dummies
--For dummies.
Note "6 books in 1-- hardware, software, laptops, Internet, networking, maintenance"--Cover.
Includes index.
Contents 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 ; Email 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.
Summary A guide to PC maintenance and repair, covering such topics as hardware, software, laptops, the Internet, networking, and Microsoft Windows 7, Vista, and XP.
Subject Microsoft Windows (Computer file)
Microcomputers -- Maintenance and repair.
Microcomputers -- Upgrading.
IBM-compatible computers -- Maintenance and repair.
Laptop computers -- Maintenance and repair.
Operating systems (Computers)
Added Title Troubleshooting and maintaining your personal computer all-in-one for dummies
Troubleshooting & maintaining your PC for dummies
Troubleshooting and maintaining your personal computer for dummies
ISBN 9780470878675 paperback $39.99
0470878673 paperback

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