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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

Last modified on September 25th, 2019 at 4:59 pm

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

Last modified on September 25th, 2019 at 5:01 pm

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

Last modified on September 25th, 2019 at 5:02 pm

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?

Last modified on August 13th, 2012 at 12:15 pm

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

Last modified on October 7th, 2019 at 2:03 pm

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

Last modified on October 7th, 2019 at 1:41 pm

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

Last modified on October 7th, 2019 at 1:41 pm

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?

Last modified on August 13th, 2012 at 4:03 pm

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?

Last modified on August 13th, 2012 at 4:55 pm

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?

Last modified on August 13th, 2012 at 5:00 pm

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

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