PC First Aid Kit

PC First Aid Kit

by Marty Jerome, Wendy Taylor


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to break out an Ohmmeter and a soldering iron. The PC First-Aid Kit explains in plain English how to diagnose and repair the most common computer problems--within minutes. It demonstrates super-quick work-arounds for both hardware and software problems. And it offers streetwise advice for getting your money's worth when a trip to the repair shop is unavoidable.

The PC First-Aid Kit reveals:

  • how to bullet-proof configuration files
  • how to bring a dead hard drive back to life
  • when to repair a printer--and when to punt it
  • how to save money on replacement memory, monitors and more
  • 50 life-saving DOS commands
  • how to make Windows print anything
  • the telltale signs of a sleazy repair shop
  • how to search out, destroy and recover from viruses
  • tricks for warding off future disasters
  • step-by-step procedures for replacing memory, add-in cards, power supplies, and other components
  • how to decipher and solve cryptic DOS error messages
  • how to diagnose and disentangle memory conflicts.
PC First-Aid Kit includes a disk with more than $300 worth of best-selling brand-name software! Undelete files, diagnose your system at a glance, detect and correct physical hard disk errors, eradicate viruses, restore zapped configuration settings, and more!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780201626278
Publisher: Addison Wesley Professional
Publication date: 12/06/1993
Pages: 384
Product dimensions: 7.09(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)

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