Thursday, December 22, 2005
Episode 13, Part A: Demystifying Computer Hardware & Upgrades
In this first part of Episode 13, we demystify the basic computer hardware parts. We explain the differences between RAM memory and hard drive memory as well as how to easily upgrade these basic computer parts. We also show you how to locate the processor, video card, power supply, and more.
In part two of this episode (a separate download), we will show you how to locate these basic computer parts inside several computer cases including towers, iMacs, and laptops. In part 2, we also suggest some useful tools when conducting computer upgrades and maintenance.
This video podcast ("vodcast") is in the .mp4 format but is also available in a higher quality H.264 fromat (requires QuickTime 7 Player installed) via our website at: http://www.ohio.edu/aac/lab/techies .
Hosts: D.Lee Beard & Matt Tragert
Click here to view Episode 13, Part A: Demystifying Computer Hardware & Upgrades