Lab – Complete the Computer Assembly Answers

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Lab – Complete the Computer Assembly (Answers Version)

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In this lab, you will install the side panels and the external cables on the computer.

Recommended Equipment
 Computer with power supply, motherboard, drives, and adapter cards installed, and internal cables connected
 Monitor cable (HDMI, DVI, or VGA)
 Network cable
 Wireless antenna
 Power cable
 Tool kit
 Motherboard manual


Step 1:Attach the side panels.
a.Attach the side panels to the computer case.
b.Secure the side panels to the computer using the panel screws.
Step 2:Attach the monitor cable.
a.Attach the monitor cable to the video port.
b.Secure the cable by tightening the screws on the connector.
Step 3:Attach the keyboard cable.

Plug the keyboard cable into the USB or PS/2 keyboard port.

Step 4:Attach the mouse cable.

Plug the mouse cable into the USB or PS/2 mouse port.

Step 5:Attach the Ethernet cable.

Plug the Ethernet cable into the Ethernet port.

Step 6:Attach the wireless antenna.

Connect the wireless antenna to the antenna connector.

Step 7:Attach the power cable.

Plug the power cable into the power socket of the power supply.

Step 8:Verify connections.

This lab is complete. Please have the instructor verify your work.

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