After you purchase your new computer, you need to set up and connect the components. If you are not already familiar with using a computer system, then you should also learn how to use basic devices such as the keyboard, mouse, and CD drive.
Set Up Your Work Area 46
Connect the Computer Components 48
Turn On the Computer for the First Time 50
Use a Keyboard 52
Keyboard Types 54
Use a Mouse 56
Explore Mouse Types 58
Use a CD–ROM or DVD–ROM Drive 60
Use a Memory Card Reader 62
Restart the Computer 64
Turn Off the Computer 65
To ensure your work area is comfortable and you are productive, you should ...