Tag: expansion

A+ Pop Quiz:  That’s a completely different lasso

A+ Pop Quiz: That’s a completely different lasso

November 1, 2018

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A+ Pop Quiz:  They work better if you clean them up a bit

A+ Pop Quiz: They work better if you clean them up a bit

July 6, 2018

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A+ Pop Quiz: Maybe it fell behind the washer

A+ Pop Quiz: Maybe it fell behind the washer

July 18, 2017

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Motherboard Expansion Slots and Bus Speeds – CompTIA A+ 220-901 – 1.2

Motherboard Expansion Slots and Bus Speeds – CompTIA A+ 220-901 – 1.2

November 29, 2015

The bus of a motherboard allows communication between different components, and standardized expansion slots provide a way to easily upgrade our computers. In this video, you’ll learn about the bus architectures and how to use expansion slots to customize our PCs.

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They’re not as rugged as you might think

They’re not as rugged as you might think

December 18, 2014

Which of these adapter interface types would you most likely find on a laptop computer?

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It’s always a good excuse for an upgrade

It’s always a good excuse for an upgrade

September 27, 2013

Which of these laptop expansion card types is available in a 34 mm card width?

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Installing and Configuring Expansion Cards – CompTIA A+ 220-801: 1.4

Installing and Configuring Expansion Cards – CompTIA A+ 220-801: 1.4

September 10, 2012

A computer’s expansion cards can provide nearly unlimited upgrade options. In this video, you’ll learn about some of the most popular expansion card types and some of the best practices for installing and configuring expansion cards.

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Not like that. Or like that.

Not like that. Or like that.

August 15, 2011

You are installing a new 32-bit PCI expansion card, but you notice that the card will not fit into the PCI slot because of plastic spacers in the motherboard slot. What is the most likely cause of this problem?

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The laptop is expanding

The laptop is expanding

January 21, 2011

Which laptop expansion slot can be found in both 34 millimeter and 54 millimeter versions, and offer high throughput rates because of an internal connection to a PCI Express lane and USB 2.0?

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CompTIA A+ 220-702: 1.1 – Installing and Configuring Adapter Cards

CompTIA A+ 220-702: 1.1 – Installing and Configuring Adapter Cards

July 17, 2010

The modularity of adapter cards has provided us with an infinite number of expansion options for our PCs. In this video, you’ll learn the basics of adapter card installation and the fundamentals of device driver installation.

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