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What Is CAT5 Cable Standard with Features and CAT5 vs CAT6? 0

What Is CAT5 Cable Standard with Features and CAT5 vs CAT6?

CAT5 or Category 5 is a copper cable used in computer networks and cable TV. It is popularly used in Computer Network start Ethernet which is very popular in LAN computer networks. Cable standards like CAT5 are defined by the Electronic Industries Association and Telecommunications Industry Association simple EIA\TIA. The naming of the CAT5 comes from Category 5 because it is the 5th generation cable standard which is superior to...

What Is Raspberry Pi with Its Features, Uses Cases? 0

What Is Raspberry Pi with Its Features, Uses Cases?

Its name is a bit strange but Raspberry Pi is the common name of series of single-board computers. The creator of the Raspberry Pi has the same name as the board where it is the Raspberry Pi Foundation. The first version of the Raspberry Pi launched in 2012 with a configuration of 700 MHz CPU, 256 MB RAM. During time 4 more main configuration is released and named with numbers...

KillDisk - Erase and Wipe Disk Securely and Completely On Windows 0

KillDisk – Erase and Wipe Disk Securely and Completely On Windows

KillDisk is a software used to erase and wipe disk securely and completely on operating systems like Windows, MacOSX, Linux. KillDisk can be used from inside the operating system or by booting the KillDisk without an operating system. It is also called as Hard Drive Eraser by its developer. KillDisk Features KillDisk provides a lot of different features for different versions. Paid versions have business or enterprise level features like...

HDMI Connector Types and Convertors 0

HDMI Connector Types and Convertors

HDMI is a standard used to connect different type of devices like Computer, laptop, satellite receiver, ChromeCast, entertainment systems with the monitor, Tv, presentation devices, etc. HDMI cables are used to pass video, audio and control signals. Both sides of the HDMI cable will have a connector with different subtypes in order to connect the target device. HDMI Connector Types HDMI cable is generally used in a standard way where...

What Is CMOS (Complementary Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor)? 0

What Is CMOS (Complementary Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor)?

CMOS is a short form of the complementary metal-oxide-semiconductor which is a small amount of memory generally used in computer motherboard, mainboard in order to store BIOS settings. CMOS can also be named as Real-Time Clock(RTC), CMOS RAM, Non-Volatile RAM(NVRAM), Non-Volatile BIOS Memory and COS-MOS. CMOS History First CMOS chip was used in early IBM computers. This CMOS chip was two main components RTC and CMOS RAM. This CMOS also...

What Is Binary (Definition)? 0

What Is Binary (Definition)?

Binary is a numbering system used to express numbers in 2 states. These two states are 0 and 1. The binary numbering system is very important for computer and IT systems because the different type of hardware uses a binary system like CPU, RAM, GPU, HDD, NIC, etc. Binary Values Binary numbering system provides two values named 0 and 1.  There is no number like 3, 5 or similar in...

What Is BIOS (Basic Input/Output System) and How To Access and Use? 0

What Is BIOS (Basic Input/Output System) and How To Access and Use?

Basic Input and Output System simply know as BIOS is the first thing which is loaded by the computer. BIOS is designed to initialize a computer properly and load the real full features operation system like Windows, Linux, etc. BIOS is a low-level software where it provides very little but crucial features for its users. BIOS Functions BIOS has some basic functions in order to start the computer and load...

How To Download, Install, Update To The Latest DirectX 0

How To Download, Install, Update To The Latest DirectX

DirectX a software package where provides multimedia related functionalities, libraries and applications in Windows operating systems. Generally, DirectX provides different functionalities for audio and video with some game accessories. In this tutorial, we will learn how to update DirectX in Windows operating systems. Why Update DirectX DirectX is a core component of the Windows operating systems. So all Windows Desktop operating systems come with DirectX preinstalled. So why update it?...

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What Is LAN (Local Area Network) and Compare With MAN, MAN?

Local Area Network is a computer network where computers in the same location or group are connected together and shares common communication lines. Local Area Network is mainly expressed as LAN which is a very popular term in computer network and IT. LAN Components LAN will have very simple topology where some equipment or components are used. In order to connect multiple computers in a single LAN, we can use...

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What Is Coaxial Cable and Hot It Is Used?

Coaxial cable is a type of copper cable. It was designed to transmit signals over the long ranges. Coaxial cable mainly used for cable TV and computer network to transmit data and signal. Especially in the 1970s and 1980s coaxial cable was popular for the TV broadcasting and computer networks, but with the development of the fiber cable, it started to lose popularity. Coaxial cable was invented in 1800 by...

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