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CompTIA A+ 220-702: 1.2 – Troubleshooting Motherboards

CompTIA A+ 220-702: 1.2 – Troubleshooting Motherboards

July 23, 2010

A computer motherboard is a complex component that contains many opportunities for problems to appear. In this video, you’ll learn how to troubleshoot common motherboard issues, how to diagnose your motherboard with a POST test card, and how to correct issues with BIOS upgrades.

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CompTIA A+ 220-702: 1.1 – Installing and Configuring Cooling Systems

CompTIA A+ 220-702: 1.1 – Installing and Configuring Cooling Systems

July 17, 2010

Every computer needs enough cooling to keep all components running at optimum efficiency. In this video, you’ll learn how to install a CPU fan, a computer case fan, and learn some best practices for maintaining optimal airflow through your computer.

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

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

July 17, 2010

The installation of a processor onto a motherboard is a relatively straightforward process, as long as thermal requirements are properly considered. In this video, you’ll learn how to install processors, including the necessary thermal grease and heatsinks required to cool the components.

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