Hardware

From desktops and laptops to printers and peripherals, our hardware coverage helps you successfully manage your physical IT infrastructure.

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    Support Specialist's Toolkit

    The Support Specialist's Toolkit includes all the tools a Support Specialist will need to do their job, such as ready-made forms like the Malware Removal checklist, the Microsoft Patch Tracker, Hardw...

    October 2010 by Tech Pro Research

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    Quick Reference: Microsoft Access Tables

    If your organization is like most, its business decisions are largely driven by the data it collects. To help ensure that your enterprise's critical data is stored and retrieved as effectively as poss...

    September 2009 by Tech Pro Research

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    PC Hardware Troubleshooting Pack

    Get TechRepublic's popular PC Troubleshooting Hardware Resource Guide, which includes a handy quick reference chart covering common PC hardware troubleshooting issues. This guide will quickly get yo...

    May 2009 by Tech Pro Research

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    Best of TechRepublic 2008

    This collection of over 200 downloads includes some of the most popular and highest-rated content from TechRepublic in 2008. Get our experts' best tweaks, tips, and advice in one package, covering all...

    April 2009 by Tech Pro Research

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    Change Control Policy

    Keeping track of changes to equipment, software, procedures, and anything else related to the information Technology environment within an organization can be quite a feat. The better an organization...

    January 2009 by Tech Pro Research

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    Ergonomic Requirements Policy

    Ergonomics are widely observed in offices around the world. Keeping employees comfortable and in good posture can increase performance and productivity while reducing injuries to the back and other a...

    January 2009 by Tech Pro Research

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    Equipment Siting Policy

    Installing equipment takes planning and teamwork across organizations to be effective. Properly selecting a site for installation is a good step in ensuring the optimal operation of equipment.This po...

    January 2009 by Tech Pro Research

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    Equipment Reuse Policy

    Many computer systems can run long after they have become older and slower than is required to run the latest and greatest applications. For example, a graphic designer might need a new computer to ru...

    January 2009 by Tech Pro Research

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    Disposal of Equipment Policy

    Equipment can become obsolete. Computers and monitors get old or have been depreciated and are being upgraded. When equipment gets old, it should be recycled when possible or disposed of properly. ...

    January 2009 by Tech Pro Research

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    System Inventory Record

    One of the biggest headaches a technical support professional has to deal with is inventory. At any given time, you need to know how many company computers are in use, how many are in disrepair and in...

    August 2008 by Tech Pro Research