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Computer components are divided into two major categories, namely, hardware and software. In this lesson we will discuss about hardware, i.e., the machine itself and its connected devices such as monitor, keyboard, mouse etc., as well as software that makes use of hardware for performing various functions. Main components of a computer. Multimedia devices. Other peripheral devices. 1) computer. 2) monitor. 3) hard disk/ hard drive. 4) keyboard. 5) mouse.

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Question: How can I find out basic information about my computer?

Answer: Right click on the My Computer Icon and then left click on Properties.
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Question: How can I add or change the choices available in the Send To box?

Answer: Click *Start*, Click *Run*

In the text box, enter *SendTo* (without the quotes and no space between the words).

Click OK.....the *Send To* window will open, In the *Send To* window,

Click *File*, Click *New*, Click *Shortcut*,

Click *Browse* to find folder you want to add to the *Send To* list

Click it and then click *OK*, Click *Next*, Click "Finish* Source: CoolInterview.com
Question: What is the difference between an Intel Celeron and Pentium processor?

Answer: The reason for the Celerons existence owes to the advent of an AMD processor called the K6. AMD brought out a low priced alternative to the Pentium, and Intel, instead of drastically reducing their pricing on their "meat and potatoes" processor to meet that of the lower priced K6 (and eventually, the Athlon), introduced a "crippled" version of the Pentium, and called it the Celeron. (In response, AMD came back with an even lower priced processor of appalling performance called Duron, but that is Source: CoolInterview.com
Question: Is there a simple way to create a boot disk for various operating systems?

Answer: You can download a boot disk from www.bootdisk.com When you open the file, have a formatted floppy in the floppy drive, because it copies the files over automatically. With this disk, it will allow you to boot to dos mode. Source: CoolInterview.com
Question: What is the difference between the *system tray* and the *quick launch tray*?

Answer: The system tray is that portion of the task bar (usually on the bottom of the screen-but you can drag it to either side or to the top!) that is on the right hand side displaying the clock and some of those programs that are running in the background. The portion on the left is the 'quick launch tray' because you can drag icons/shortcuts there and with a single click you can start or 'launch' the program. Source: CoolInterview.com
Question: How can we find out basic information about our computer?

Answer: We can get the basic information about our computer by following below steps.

► Right Click at my computer icon.
► Click Properties.
► General tab will show the processor and ram information
► And Hardware Tab >> Device Manger will show the entire hardware resources attached with you computer Source: CoolInterview.com
Question: Can a FAT32 drive be converted to NTFS without losing data?

Answer: Yes it can. To do so go to "Accessories" in the Start Menu and select "Command Prompt". You'll see a DOS-like box open to a command prompt. At the prompt, type the following command and hit enter:

Convert c: /FS:NTFS

The conversion won't start until you restart Windows. At that point, you'll see a strange screen on next startup. It will convert the file system and then reboot. Then you're done. Source: CoolInterview.com
Question: What does OEM mean?

Answer: Original Equipment Manufacturer. Source: CoolInterview.com
Question: How do we change the screen resolution of our computer?

Answer: Go to Control Panel > Display > Settings and adjust the resolution there.
Or
Right click on an empty place on the desktop, choose "Properties" from the menu and then Settings. Source: CoolInterview.com
Question: What is the difference between the "system tray" and the "quick launch tray"?

Answer: The system tray is that portion of the task bar (usually on the bottom of the screen-but you can drag it to either side or to the top!) that is on the right hand side displaying the clock and some of those programs that are running in the background. The portion on the left is the 'quick launch tray' because you can drag icons/shortcuts there and with a single click you can start or 'launch' the program. Source: CoolInterview.com
Question: How can we easily send a part of a received e-mail to someone else?

Answer: High-lite the part you want to send, Right click on it and select copy. Open new message, right click on page, and select paste, and the message should be there ready to go. Or you can select forward, and then high-lite the part that you don't want to go with the message, and press your delete key. Source: CoolInterview.com
Question: How can we view the patches and hot fixes which have been downloaded onto our computer?

Answer: To see all that has been added to your machine go to windows update and look at: VIEW HISTORY Source: CoolInterview.com
Question: what is unicode?

Answer: No answer available currently.
Question: How can I add or change the choices available in the Send To box?

Answer: Click *Start*, Click *Run*

In the text box, enter *SendTo* (without the quotes and no space between the words).

Click OK.....the *Send To* window will open, In the *Send To* window,

Click *File*, Click *New*, Click *Shortcut*,

Click *Browse* to find folder you want to add to the *Send To* list

Click it and then click *OK*, Click *Next*, Click "Finish* Source: CoolInterview.com
Question: How can we get Detailed System Information about our computer?

Answer: Sometimes, despite all efforts, it seems impossible to find a particular piece of information about your computer. This is especially frustrating when you're attempting to resolve a problem, and a support technician asks you to provide a simple piece of data. Wouldn't life be a little easier if information about your operating system, hardware resources and components, and software settings was all in one place? Microsoft System Information, which is included with almost all Windows syst Source: CoolInterview.com
Question: How do we remove the ">" marks for an email before we send it?

Answer: Copy and paste just the text of the email into a page of WordPad, or a favorite word processor. The >>> that represent the number of times it has been forwarded can be removed from the text like this: With your text Pasted into WordPad, click Edit, then Replace. In the space provided type one > or what ever you may want to remove. Then click Replace All. Now you can again copy the text without the >> and paste it into a blank email page. Source: CoolInterview.com
Question: How can I get Detailed System Information about my computer?

Answer: Sometimes, despite all efforts, it seems impossible to find a particular piece of information about your computer. This is especially frustrating when you're attempting to resolve a problem, and a support technician asks you to provide a simple piece of data. Wouldn't life be a little easier if information about your operating system, hardware resources and components, and software settings was all in one place? Microsoft System Information, which is included with almost all Windows syst Source: CoolInterview.com
Question: When we tried to make a corrections to some text, all the letters/words to the right disappeared as we typed in the corrections. why??

Answer: We probably pressed the "insert" key on our keyboard. The toggle to "insert" is "replace". The "replace" works in some programs but not all. Source: CoolInterview.com
Question: If our mouse is erratic. How can we fix it?

Answer: There are a couple of things to recommend:
1. Try replacing the batteries in the mouse if it is wireless.
2. Try removing the mouse ball and cleaning the rollers inside the mouse with a Q-tip. Often that residue is quite sticky. They sell kits with a "velcro" ball you clean the rollers with by putting it in place of the regular ball.
3. If that doesn't fix the problem, buy a new mouse. Optical mice don't have balls.
4. If that doesn't resolve it, you may need to hire a te Source: CoolInterview.com
Question: How do I open a RAR file?

Answer: A RAR file (Resource Adapters aRchive) is a compressed file (like a Zip file). You need a decompressing program to see the contents of a RAR file. One you can use is called WinRAR. A trial version is available at HYPERLINK www.download.com www.download.com Source: CoolInterview.com

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