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Troubleshooting your PC for dummies

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2005
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* Most troubleshooting books concentrate on upgrading-and usually hardware at that. This book concentrates on solving problems-whether they are software, hardware, or operating system problems. The problems are the ones that Dan Gookin hears most often-the most frequently mentioned problems from his readers. * Provides the background to understanding the differences between hardware and software errors and learning about the computer's startup sequence to help diagnose and fix common startup problems. * Fix irritable error messages, slow PCs, internet and email problems, shutdown errors, and other common PC problems. * Covers not only common disk problems, but also concentrates on using disk tools to improve disk performance, and preventative maintenance techniques. * Techniques to avoid disaster: system restore, backup, disk cleanup, and virus protection. * Tools and utilities provided by Windows to help troubleshoot your computer.
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  • Targeting the snags, glitches, and predicaments cited most frequently by readers, bestselling author Dan Gookin clearly explains how to diagnose and cure common PC problems, whether they originate with software, the operating system, or hardware
  • This updated edition features new, expanded coverage of laptop woes as well as Internet and e-mail issues, broadband connections, spam blocking, and security concerns
  • Provides advice on how to prevent PC problems in the first place and create a safe and secure PC environment
  • Dan Gookin is known for his ability to explain technology in an easy-to-understand and enjoyable fashion; his writing style, name, and reputation are unparalleled in the industry
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subject_facetIBM-compatible computers -- Maintenance and repair
Microsoft Windows (Computer file)
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title_displayTroubleshooting your PC for dummies
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