• Floppy Disk Drives— Standard end-users might not use these anymore, but technicians do, for several reasons. We’ll cover what a PC technician needs to know about floppy drives, including types, hardware configuration, installation, BIOS configuration, and care of floppy drives.
• Hard Disk Drives— Hard drives are the most common and most important storage device. You’ll learn about SATA, PATA (IDE), jumpering, installation, creating arrays of redundant disks, and optimizing performance.
• CD and DVD Optical Drives— This section describes the various types of CDs and DVDs, how to install optical drives, optical drive interfaces, how to record to CD and DVD, and any possible ...
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