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Parts of a Computer

Walkthroughs and profiles for the hardware found in and around a typical computer system.
  1. Computer Part Profiles (16)

A Tour Inside Your PC
Demystify your PC by taking a tour inside your computer. You'll see how it all fits together and it'll make a lot more sense.

How To Open a Computer Case
A screenshot based tutorial on opening a standard, ATX style computer case.

Building the Perfect PC (2nd Edition)
My review of the book "Building the Perfect PC (2nd Edition)" by Robert Bruce Thompson and Barbara Fritchman Thompson.

Building the Perfect PC (3rd Edition)
My review of the book "Building the Perfect PC (3rd Edition)" by Robert Bruce Thompson and Barbara Fritchman Thompson.

USB Physical Compatibility Chart
A compatibility chart detailing which plug type from a particular USB version is physically compatible with which receptacle type from a particular USB version.

ATX Power Supply Pinout Tables
A list of pinout tables for the various power connectors found in a standard ATX power supply.

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