A PC’s case is an amazing and often overlooked part of system. Understanding common features of cases makes their selection and installation much easier.
- In the PC world, your motherboard is for the go … but your case is for the show. … So what I'm going to do in this episode is give you a tour … of a typical well maybe in this case … not too terribly typical. … This is a killer case. … Talk about some of the stuff that you are going to be seeing … in a case and some of the things you might want to consider … when you're considering the case … that you want for your system. … So, this is actually a huge system. … (grunting while lifting the case) … This is a big big case, we would call this a Tower case … it's designed to store lots and lots of drives, … in this particular situation I chose this case … because I'm going to be putting lots … and lots of hard drives in a particular computer … so I wanted a big case to do it. … So one of the things I want to do right now is just dismantle … this a little bit, every case is a little bit different … on how this works but in this case … I'm going to take off some doors. … (doors clicking off) …
- Troubleshooting firmware
- Installing a motherboard
- Basic electrical terminology
- Mounting and choosing a power supply
- Cooling your PC
- Quickly troubleshooting power supplies