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Buying Your First PC
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Kraynak takes readers through the steps involved in becoming a PC owner, and includes easy-to-understand explanations for PC parts.
CliffsNotes gives you the information you need to make an informed decision before you buy your first PC.
About the Author
Joe Kraynak has taught hundreds of thousands of new PC users how to make the most of their PCs with his easy-to-read books, including The Complete Idiot's Guide to PCs, Big Basics Books of Windows 98 and Sams Teach Yourself Notebook Basics in Ten Minutes.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Assessing Your Computing Needs.
Chapter 2: Picking a Price Range.
Chapter 3: Avoiding Common Pitfalls.
Chapter 4: Tracking Down the Best Deal.
Chapter 5: Doing Your Homework.
Chapter 6: Test-Driving PCs.
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