Internal ComponentsThe videos begin by explaining each of the Internal Components of a computer. We cover the function of each component, how they relate to each other, the features and specifications to look for and how much to pay for each part.
InstallationWe start with an overview of parts and tools. Each step is covered in detail, with video close up shots so you know how to install each component before you even get started. The installation section ends by powering on the computer.
Computer SetupSetting up the computer beginning with configuring the BIOS. Next, is installing Windows (XP, Vista and 7) and installing device drivers. Last, we install a 2nd video card for improved graphics performance in games.
Intel Core i3, i5 & i7 OC VideosIn these videos we are going to show how to overclock a socket 1366, Core i7 920 CPU. This process works for all Core i3, i5 & Core i7 CPUs. We will take this CPU from it's stock speed of 2.66GHz all the way up to 4GHz.
AMD Phenom II OC VideosIn these videos we are going to show how to overclock a socket AM3, Phenom II X4 955 CPU. This process works for all Phenom II and Athlon II CPUs. We will take this CPU from it's stock speed of 3.2GHz all the way up to 3.8GHz.
S5- File SharingWe will configure Windows networking on each computer to enable file sharing. We will share files and printers on each of our computers. Finally we will connect to these files and printers across the network.
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