Where To Start Learning To Repair Computers
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Where to Start Learning to Repair Computers

Most people learn in 3 ways: Doing, Reading, Watching/Listening.

Doing:

I recommend finding a full cheap BROKEN PC off eBay. I don't recommend getting a name brand one such as dell or hp, the reason is that sometimes there are special case structures and part layouts. It's best to practice with a more standard configuration. Standard configurations will have motherboard brands such as: Asus, Gigabyte, Biostar, Msi, and Intel. Taking apart a PC over and over will help getting used to problems that arise, such as spacing, wiring organization, which parts to put in first, etc.

Reading:

A+ Certification Study Guides are one of the best reading material for learning PC Repair. The Comptia A+ Certification is the certification for PC Repair Technicians. The study guides cover all the basics for PC repair, and will get you ready for more in depth knowledge that only comes from experience.

If you are looking for a guide that teaches you to be a technician you can read ilmIT Computer Repair Services Manual .

ilmIT Computer Repair Services Manual is a guide that will give detailed information regarding PC repair, rather than the basics an A+ guide will cover. ilmIT Computer Repair Services Manual covers troubleshooting, upgrading, replacing, optimization, OS imaging, and much more complex PC repair details. The A+ guides basically are a great reference guide/basic ground running PC repair guide, but don't really teach you detailed steps. An A+ guide is for technicians to brush up on information for the certification test, while a learning guide will show you pictures and guide you on installing parts such as looking for the arrow when installing CPU's.

If you are looking to be a better pc repair technician, you should read a learning guide, such as ilmIT's guide, and an A+ study guide. The learning guides will teach you to fix PC's, while the A+ study guides will supplement your IT knowledge with details of parts and compatibility.

Watching/Listening:

PC Repair DVD is a mastery video course that will teach you how to fix your computer.

PC Repair DVD a teaching video course that covers topics such as: browser hijacks malware, PC components details and installing, PC optimization, airflow and temperatures, etc. It has over 9 hours of instructional videos.

Video courses make a great learning tool that you can listen to while you drive, eat, sleep. Its also great to see exactly how its done rather than just viewing a picture.

Please visit DIYITRepair for more information regarding learning pc repair and on PC Repair DVD video course and the ilmIT Computer Repair Services Manual.

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