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CompTIA A+ Exam Cram, Fourth Edition by David L. Prowse

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Chapter 2. Motherboards

Without a doubt, the motherboard is the foundation of the computer. Everything connects to the motherboard, and all data is transferred through this matrix of circuitry.

In this chapter we delve into the components that make up the motherboard, the various types of motherboard form factors, the ports and interfaces you find on the face and the side of the motherboard, and the Basic Input Output System (BIOS) ...

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