A quick reference for on-the-job PC repair and maintenance! Get essential PC troubleshooting and diagnostic information from this handy pocket reference. Packed with code tables, commands, symptom summaries, solutions, and other key details, this easy-access guide gives you just the facts you need - at your fingertips. Slip it into your toolbox and take advantage of the concise advice, tables, and charts inside. The book covers virtually every major PC component, including drives, input devices, modems, motherboards, and peripherals. Diagnose - and fix - PC problems on the job with help from this easy-to-use pocket guide. BULL; BULL;Prepare a PC for service - manage static, check power, inspect cooling devices, scan for viruses, and more BULL;Troubleshoot floppy drives, hard drives, and CD-ROM/CDR/CD-RW drives BULL;Manage input devices, including keyboards, mice, and joysticks BULL;Diagnose motherboard problems, such as beep codes, POST codes, and CMOS setup/battery issues BULL;Troubleshoot video systems BULL;Install and maintain peripheralsBigelow, Stephen J. is the author of 'PC Technician's Troubleshooting Pocket Reference', published 2000 under ISBN 9780072129458 and ISBN 007212945X.