Building A Computer System For A Home User

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When building a computer system you will need to look at and obtain all the components that are needed, you will also need to look at what you will need the computer system for. For this example I am going to show how to build a computer system for a home user who will mainly use the computer for internet browsing and social media. Components Needed Intel Core i7 Micro Processor The CPU (Central Processing Unit) is the part of a computer system that is commonly referred to as the "brains" of a computer Motherboard A printed circuit board containing the principal components of a computer or other device, with connectors for other circuit boards to be slotted into. Kingston DDR RAM RAM (pronounced ramm) is an acronym for random…show more content…
 Mount the CPU in the socket of the Mainboard. You must choose the correct CPU for your motherboard, and install it according to its instructions. Be careful not to install the CPU in wrong. Not only would your computer not work, it could short-circuit and damage your motherboard.  Connect the CPU cooler to the Mainboard. Using a heat sensitive bonding paste  Attach the RAM (memory) modules in the corresponding slots. The motherboard should have rows of slots that have 2 or 3 sections that are different lengths. Make sure the pins on the RAM cards line up with the pins on the motherboard connector. Don 't get the RAM slots mixed up with PCI slots. The PCI slots are usually wider.  Open the case and mount the power supply which is M-ATX type. Make sure to connect all the connections to the drives and the motherboard.  Attach the Mainboard back plate to the case and check the Mainboard mounting positions. The motherboard 's instructions should tell the position of the motherboard.  Attach the Cooling system which can be bonding using a heat sensitive paste  Mount the Hard disk and connect it to the power supply and the motherboard. There should be separate connections for the power supply and the motherboard. In SATA Hard disk case, should remove the jumper.  Connect the SATA connectors to the drives and the USB connectors and the case switches to the motherboard.
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