High quality computer parts at the lowest prices
Computer Based Training Software Headquarters
Save money - buy everything in one package! Our All-in one Microsoft training software has over 1500 training hours! Plus, if youâ€™re looking to become Microsoft certified, you need to check out our Microsoft CBT Library Suite. All of this and much, much more - what are you waiting for?
Computers are made up of a series of integrated parts and components, most of which are not very familiar to the average user. Inside these machines, which are quickly becoming indispensable, are motherboards, PCI slots, drive bays, microprocessors, chips, wires, and tons of other parts. While most people would rather replace a car part than a computer part, it is just as possible to replace parts of a computer.
Whether out of desire or necessity, replacing computer parts is a daunting task. However, most parts are simple to obtain and in some cases can save quite a bit of money. Of course, it only makes sense to replace parts in a computer when the machine still holds quite a bit of value. Computer parts are typically purchased for one of two reasons: repair or upgrade.
Upgrades are the most common reason the average owner would tear into their computer. Common upgrades include CD-ROM drives and RAM. Examples of these upgrades are installing a CD-RW drive where none existed or replacing a memory module to gain more RAM. More difficult, but possibly as frequent, is replacement of the motherboard or hard drive.
Different from upgrading out of desire is replacing a part due to failure. Before replacing a failing part, it must be determined which part has failed. Diagnostic flow charts are available either in PC repair books or online. The next step is to determine whether replacement of the part is both economical and sensible. It wouldnâ€™t make sense to replace a part costing over $100 in a ten year old computer. However, if you find yourself in need of replacing a failed part in a brand new computer, check your machineâ€™s warranty before proceeding on your own. Most computers carry a 1-year part warranty.
Computer parts can be obtained online and at retailers who deal in computers or computer repair. Without some inclination of mechanics and how they work it is not wise to open up your computer and start unscrewing parts. However, for those with mechanical ability, some computer parts are not too difficult to replace. If in doubt, contact a professional.
Get computer financing or military loans to help purchase the computer you want.
Find low vision devices to help you regain your visual independence due to macular degeneration or other low vision conditions.
Having problems with your computer? Call an IT help desk representative to help you get up and running.
Find the hottest deals on your favorite online games at IGE.com!