In This Chapter
Using the USB port
Adding and removing USB gizmos
Adding even more USB ports
Installing expansion cards
Connecting to a Bluetooth peripheral
It’s relatively easy for a human being to expand. I’m expanding all the time! Of course, the expansion I’m experiencing doesn’t add new options or features to my system, at least not new features I’m eager to have. With a PC, however, such expansion is both possible and desirable. Indeed, you have at your disposal many beneficial ways to expand your computer system, none of which involves adult beverages, donuts, or pizza.
Your PC is adorned with various connectors. These connectors are known by various technical names, though they’re commonly called holes, jacks, and ports. Of those terms, port is the best.
A port is more than a hole. It defines the shape of the hole ...