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A motherboard is the main printed circuit board found in computers. It contains the computer?????????s basic circuitry. Its main components include RAM slots, CPU chip, IDE slots, SATA ports, CPU slot, CMOS battery, chip... More »

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A motherboard links the different components within a computer to allow communication between all the hardware components. It holds the system memory, expansion slots, networking systems, audio, input/output systems and ... More »

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A motherboard provides the connection between all other computer parts. Processors are attached directly to the motherboard, and the RAM, peripherals and storage devices are attached as well. Motherboards themselves, how... More »

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A system unit is the metal case that houses and protects other computer components, such as the motherboard, hard drive, RAM, graphics card and central processing unit, or CPU, of a computer system. More »

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The six components of a computer include the central processing unit (CPU), motherboard, hard drive, memory, monitor and peripherals. The CPU is essentially the engine of the computer, while the motherboard is a circuit ... More »

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Build your own server by determining the purpose of the item and your long-term scaling plan and then purchasing the chassis, motherboard, CPU, hard drive and other components and installing them. After ensuring that all... More »

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The four main components in a computer are the central processing unit, the random access memory, the motherboard and the hard drive. These components are responsible for a computer's primary functions, including process... More »

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