Computer Software & Hardware Advice


A computer is an investment which involves caring for both software and hardware. Learn about computer software and hardware from a software developer in this free video series on computer technology.

Series Summary

Computers are complex machines built upon very simple principles. They perform arithmetical operations millions of times over to transform digital information moving at lightning speed into usable human data. A personal computer's job is to help a user create, manipulate, deliver, receive or delete media content. Nevertheless, these fundamental functions mimic human ability in some surprising ways. Therefore, the computer is increasingly becoming an engine of the imagination, a platform for the digital life. Computer technology is an ever changing problem for everyone. A new and improved computer comes out ever other day. A computer is an investment that will keep running smoothly with proper maintenance. In this free video series, learn how to keep a computer running smoothly. Learn about getting optimal battery life from a laptop computer, inserting pictures and backgrounds into Microsoft Word documents and adding and importing contacts in Outlook. Find out how to install a brand new hard drive into a computer, changing user privileges in Vista and burn files to CDs and DVDs. Finally, discover how to block unwanted Internet sites and become a web designer.

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