• Like
Connecting a Computer
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

Connecting a Computer

  • 608 views
Published

Basic overview of how to connect a computer.

Basic overview of how to connect a computer.

Published in Education , Technology , Business
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
    Be the first to like this
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
608
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0

Actions

Shares
Downloads
65
Comments
0
Likes
0

Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Hardware: Connecting A Computer Mr. Hess Intro to Technology LPS College Park
  • 2. Don’t be afraid. It’s easier than it looks.
  • 3. Getting Power to the PC Goes in the wall Goes in your computer
  • 4. Power Cord
  • 5. Let there be light! Be sure I’m facing the right way. VS.
  • 6. Monitor
  • 7. Communicating to the PC PS/2 USB Keyboard
  • 8. PS/2 Keyboard USB Keyboard
  • 9. There’s a mouse on my desk! PS/2 USB Mouse I heard you had a mouse problem.
  • 10. PS/2 Mouse USB
  • 11. Jack me into the internet!
    • RJ45=Network Cable
    RJ11=Phone/Modem
  • 12.
            • VGA: Monitor
            • PS/2: Mouse & Keyboard
            • USB: flash drive, mouse, keyboard, printer
            • RJ45: internet cable, network cable
            • Firewire: video cameras, hard drives
            • Sound Card: pink=microphone; green=speakers/headphones
  • 13.  
  • 14. Keyboard Mouse Speakers or Headphones Microphone USB Network Cable Printer
  • 15. Zip ties are a great way to organize cables.
  • 16. Helpful Tips:
    • If something’s wrong, check the cables first.
    • Always be sure the cable is going into the plug the right way. Don’t force it!
    • Never plug in or unplug the computer while it is turned on. Always turn off the computer when connecting wires.
    • Don’t forget to check that plugs are plugged in on the other side as well. (The wall, the monitor, the internet jack, etc.)