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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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CPU Sockets – CompTIA A+ 220-801: 1.2

CPU Sockets – CompTIA A+ 220-801: 1.2

August 27, 2012

The connection between the CPU and the motherboard has transformed many times through the years. In this video, you’ll learn about some popular CPU socket configurations on both CPU chips and motherboards.

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Motherboard RAM Slots – CompTIA A+ 220-801: 1.2

Motherboard RAM Slots – CompTIA A+ 220-801: 1.2

August 27, 2012

The memory in our computers has changed quite a bit through the years. In this video, you’ll learn about the differences in memory slot standards in both desktop and portable computers.

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What fits into a slot?

What fits into a slot?

November 26, 2010

You’re working on a motherboard that has a processor labeled SLOT 1. What kind of CPU connector goes into a slot?

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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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CompTIA A+ 220-701: 1.2 – Bus Architectures and Expansion Slots

CompTIA A+ 220-701: 1.2 – Bus Architectures and Expansion Slots

January 28, 2010

An important consideration of the very first IBM personal computer was including standardized expansion slots so the end-user could customize their system. In this video, you’ll learn about bus architectures and expansion slots, including PCI, PCI Express, AGP, and CardBus.

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CompTIA A+ 220-701: 1.2 – Processor Sockets

CompTIA A+ 220-701: 1.2 – Processor Sockets

January 28, 2010

Processors come in many different shapes and sizes. In this video, you’ll learn about DIP sockets, Slot sockets, and PGA sockets.

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What kind of processor socket fits into Slot 1?

What kind of processor socket fits into Slot 1?

January 5, 2010

You’ve been working on a motherboard that has a processor socket labeled Slot 1. What kind of processor socket fits into Slot 1?

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What does a CNR expansion slot provide?

What does a CNR expansion slot provide?

December 15, 2009

Once of your computers has a CNR expansion slot. What capability does a CNR expansion slot provide?

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What kind of CPU interface is this?

What kind of CPU interface is this?

November 24, 2009

What kind of CPU interface fits into a motherboard slot, such as Slot 1?

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