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Chapter 1 acronyms

Computer Repair and Maintenance Chapter 1 acronyms

DVI Digital Visual Interface
DMA Direct Memory Access
SATA Serial Advanced Technology Attachment
ROM Read Only Memory
IDE Integrated Drive Electronics
FDD Floppy Disk Drive
ATAPI Advanced Technology Attachment with Packet Interface
I/O Input/Output
VGA Video Graphics Array
HDMI High Definition Multimedia Interface
ATA Advanced Technology Attachment
UPC Universal Product Code
CISC Complex Instruction Set Computer
AC Alternating Current
DC Direct Current
GPU Graphics Processing Unit
BIOS Basic Input/Output System
RISC Reduced Instruction Set Computer
PGA Pin Grid Array
FSB Front Side Bus
RAM Random Access Memory
CPU Central Processing Unit
GUI Graphical User Interface
CRT Cathode Ray Tube
LCD Liquid Crystal Display
DLP Digital Light Processing
DMD Digital Micromirror Device
HVC Horizontal Vertical Colors
IRQ Interrupt Request
TFT Thin Film Transistor
PnP Plug and Play
DIP Dual Inline Package
PROM Programmable Read Only Memory
EPROM Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory
EEPROM Electrically Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory
SCSI Small Computer System Interface
USB Universal Serial Bus
NIC Network Interface Card
CD Compact Disk
DVD Digital Versatile Disc
GB Gigabyte
RPM Revolutions Per Minute
EIDE Enhanced Integrated Drive Electronics
PATA Parallel Advanced Technology Attachment
I Current
V Volts
R Resistance
P Power
ZIF Zero Insertion Force
GHz Gigahertz
MHz Megahertz
DRAM Dynamic Random Access Memory
SRAM Static Random Access Memory
RGB Red Green Blue
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