ISBN 9788183332859,Do-it-Yourself PC Upgrade Projects

Do-it-Yourself PC Upgrade Projects


BPB Publications



BPB Publications

Publication Year 2010

ISBN 9788183332859

ISBN-10 8183332854


Number of Pages 304 Pages
Language (English)

Educational: English language: readers & reading schemes


Supercharge and customize your PC Now you can get the most out of your PC with the fun and practical projects packed inside this easy-to-follow guide. Produced in conjunction with, the place you go for the latest in tech and consumer electronics, this book shows you how to exploit the media, communications, networking, and security features of your PC. You'll also find out how to add powerful hardware and software, improve performance, and expand your computer's capabilities. Inside, you'll find 24 self-contained projects, clear step-by-step instructions, a list of tools needed at the beginning of each project, and hundreds of helpful photos and screenshots. With CNET Do-It-Yourself PC Upgrade Projects, you'll be able to take your PC to peak performance--and beyond. Transform your PC into a video phone Add two or more extra monitors so you can see all your work at once Set up your PC as a recording studio Create a permanent wireless network or a temporary one Back up your data safely--and restore it Digitize your paper documents for safekeeping Secure your secrets in a virtual locker And much more Contents ? Part I: Easy Project 1.Max Out Your Memory and Turbo-Charge It with Ready Boost Project 2. Get the Fastest Possible internet Connection Project 3.?Turn Your PC into a Free Phone Project 4.?Turn Your PC into a Video Phone Part II:?Intermediate Project?5. Turn Your PC into a Media Center Project?6.?Learn to work with your PC's BIOS Project?7.?Replace Your Hard Disk-or Add Another Hard Disk Project?8.?Set Up a Multimonitor Monster Project?9.?Build a Wired