IS Project

Topics: Personal computer, Serial ATA, Digital Visual Interface Pages: 15 (4261 words) Published: September 28, 2013

To find ways to maintain computer hardware at (company name).


To identify the problems related to the breakdown of computers Identify and log the type of hardware faults
Trouble shoots the problems being rectified
To make recommendation regarding the procedures on troubleshooting being implemented


I, (Your Name) (ID#***************), do sincerely declare that this project is an original work by myself

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ID# ************


(Name) (Director)
(Name) (General manager operations and IT)


The methodology I used in completing my project is through field observation, literary research, and through my personal interview

Primary Research
Conducting personal interview
Field Work/ Observation

Secondary Research
- Internet accessed a lot of information


Computer hardware maintenance involves taking care of the computers physical components, such as its keyboard, hard drive and internal CD or DVD drives. Cleaning the computer, keeping its fan free from dust and defragmenting its hard drives regularly are all parts of a computer hardware maintenance program. A computer is there to make your life easier composing of several pieces of equipment. The latter is composed of a multitude of things, each of which needs the proper care so that they will endure. There are many things one can do to get to one’s goal.

Maintaining hardware helps to extend the computers lifespan. It helps to prevent wear and tear, and keeps the system functioning smoothly. Cleaning your computer peripherals components helps keep the components and computer in good working condition and helps keep the computers from spreading germs. Depending on the environment that your computer operates in determines how often you should clean your computer case.

There are different types of computer hardware faults, and of course, it would have been undoubtedly simple to deal with one computer hardware at a time and find out the problem associated with it. However, we know that when anything in our computer goes wrong, we are not completely aware of what exactly has happened or rather \, which computer hardware is causing the problem. So I have decided that I will find ways that, we take up the problems first and then go for the computer hardware trouble shooting, rather than taking a look at the computer hardware and the problems that it can cause.


Faulty Hard Drives

Fitting hard drives to mother board


Many times a hardware will show early signs that a problems are occurring. These can include a computer that locks up frequently. If a sector on a hard drive is bad, it may not be able to be read by the operating system this can cause the operating system to crashor just display an error message appears on the screen.

A symptom of a hard drive problem is files that are located in a folder or the desktop that seems to disappear. This is a form of a data loss that can occur when a hard drive is developing problems. This happens when on the hard drive is developing problems. This happens when sectors on the hard drive go bad where a particular file happens to reside.

An error messages that appear s when the drive cannot be found is a symptom that there is a problem with the hard drive or at least the connection. A cable that is not fully...
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