Technology in Action
Pearson/Prentice Hall, Jan 1, 2006 - Business & Economics - 649 pages
For introductory courses in computer concepts or computer literacy often including instruction in Microsoft Office.
A Computer Concepts Text Focused on Today's Student! Technology in Action engages students by combining a unique teaching approach with rich companion media.
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The thin metal platters that make up a hard drive are covered with a special
magnetic coating that enables the data to be recorded onto one or both sides of
the platter. Hard disk manufacturers prepare the disks to hold data through a
There are several types of hard drives. Integrated Drive Electronics (IDE, also
called parallel advanced technology attachment or PATA) is an older style that
used wide cables to connect the hard drive to the motherboard. Serial advanced
There are several ways in which you can increase your storage capacity or add
extra drives to your computer. If you find your hard drive is running out of space,
or you want a place to back up or move files to create more room on your hard ...
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