I crashed, but I’m happy about it

In which of these situations would you be most likely to modify the configuration of your BIOS?

A) Modify the default video resolution

B) Disable the USB ports

C) Add a new disk partition

D) Prevent the installation of new applications

E) You want to change the blue screen of death to bright pink

The answer: B) Disable the USB ports

Enabling or disabling hardware is a common function of the BIOS, along with modifying startup passwords, viewing hardware information, and much more.

Want to know more? Watch “Working with your Computer’s BIOS.”

The BIOS is an important part of your computer’s configuration. In this video, you’ll learn about the PC BIOS and it’s importance to the startup process of your computer.