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Ten Minute Guide to PC Upgrades by Galen GrimesQue, Mar., 1998.
Trade Paperback, 197 pages.
This book provides summaries of upgrade procedures for your PC including installing cards, increasing memory, and adding more disk space. The quick reference guide covers commonly encountered PC upgrades and devotes a chapter in the book to each type. The book also tells the reader what to look for when purchasing the hardware necessary to complete the upgrade. Upgrades covered in the book include memory upgrades, processors, motherboards, hard disk upgrades, replacing a floppy disk, CD-ROM drives, input devices, video cards, monitors, case and power supply upgrades, bios, speakers, sound cards, printers, scanners, digital cameras and others. The book also introduces the beginner to the basics of how a PC works, how to examine your PC and the tools or software you will need when upgrading.
PC Upgrades provides concise and informative instruction with step-by-step explanations. A great guide to have around for those times when you would prefer to upgrade your current PC instead of spending money on a new model.
Trade Paperback, 1400 pages.
New Rider's Official Internet and World Wide Web Yellow Pages (7th Ed) by by Lorna Gentry, Kelli Brooks, Jill BondNew Riders, Feb., 1998.
Trade Paperback, 1214 pages.
This gargantuan guide offers reviews and listings of thousands of websites. Each site is referenced by a alphabetical index or by subject category. The book contains over 10,000 entries. Reviews include a synopsis of the website, the website address and occasional screen shots of the site. Each section also includes the editors top pick in that category plus addresses for related newsgroups. The included CD-ROM also contains the website's addresses and reviews. Internet Yellow Pages is a handy print guide for quickly locating a website or for reading about what the Internet has to offer on a variety of subjects.
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