His time is divided between consulting, teaching students and instructors, and writing instructional materials. The diamond symbols on the full size flowcharts are linked to the text that expands on the decision and offers diagnostic tips and solutions. When you master the basic troubleshooting technique, you'll be able to apply the lesson to technologies and situations not covered here. Today's computers don't have half that many individual parts! Also provided is a link that allows download of the current version of PowerPoint Viewer. The one-year student access key code is a shrink-wrapped packet that can be ordered by schools and bookstores, and redistributed or purchased by students for individual access. The video performance flowchart is for live screen problems, like flicker, 3D failure, display distortions, overheating and freezes, and poor response speed.
This product includes 22 test banks with over 750 questions. Purchase Previous Edition Table of Contents 1. The presentations are best viewed in PowerPoint 2003 or higher or in the PowerPoint Viewer. Swapping parts without thinking about it may work in production environments where there are endless supplies of spare parts lying around, but if you're trying to troubleshoot your home computer or out on a field service job, you won't have that luxury. This product contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 22 chapters, comprising over 1400 slides of instructional material. Study Guide 376 978-1-61960-800-9 The Computer Service and Repair Study Guide is designed to help review the terminology and concepts presented in Computer Service and Repair.
Roberts - has designed curriculum; taught electricity, electronics, and computer technology; and supervised technical teachers for 45 years. Minimum quantity of 15 must be purchased. Bundle Text + Study Guide + Lab Manual 978-1-61960-802-3 Bundle includes copy of the Student Text, Study Guide, and Lab Manual. The approach I teach through my websites and books is to a process of elimination that narrows down the possibilities until the failure can be identified. For those that would prefer to order direct and receive immediate access, a one-year individual subscription can be purchased at.
Individual Access Key Code 978-1-61960-797-2 The G-W Online Textbooks one-year student access key code allows an individual online access to the textbook for 12 consecutive months using a unique username and password that must be associated with a valid e-mail address. X , Adobe® Reader® free download. The ExamView® Assessment Suite includes the ExamView® Test Generator, ExamView® Test Manager, and ExamView® Test Player. The majority of computer problems turn out to be software issues, especially malicious software. He is currently an adjunct instructor at South Florida Community College. If viewed in earlier versions of PowerPoint, they may not display properly. A classroom subscription is for a shared group of students, and requires a purchase of a class set with the total pricing based on the number of users who require access.
An introduction and overview of the teaching material. Usually the manufacturer name is listed on the front, while the exact model number may be found on the back. However, computer manufacturers in the early 1960s started using transistors. Customer Support, Communication, and Professionalism 21. The hard drive performance flowchart deals primarily with boot issues and troubleshooting the different drive technologies in use today. Individual Subscription Online Text, 1yr.
The order of the labs matches the chapter sequence of the textbook. He also authored the textbook and coauthored the textbook. But intermittent hardware failures can baffle the best technicians, and the only way to work around them is to adopt a systematic approach to troubleshooting rather than shooting from the hip. By the 1980s the first personal computers came on the market, giving the casual user unparalleled computing abilities at home. Identifying exactly which computer you own can sometimes be a challenge, depending on the manufacturer. . Video Display and Audio Systems 9.
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