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What are the external hardware components of a computer?

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#1 Mikky004


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Posted 19 May 2017 - 05:20 AM

Hi Guys,
I have one important question and need prompt and detailed answered please.
What are the external hardware components of a computer?

Thanks in advance.

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#2 hamluis



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Posted 19 May 2017 - 06:15 AM

Google will provide you with all the detailed information that you might desire on such.



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Posted 19 May 2017 - 06:29 AM

The external hardware components on the computer I am using just now, are:

1) mouse
2) keyboard
3) monitor
4) printer/scanner

Edited by Al1000, 19 May 2017 - 06:31 AM.

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Posted 19 May 2017 - 02:31 PM

These devices, external to any desktop enclosure or laptop are called peripherals and can be almost anything.  Keyboards and mice the most common but limited to just those, hard drives, optical drives, modems, graphic pads, gaming controllers and specialized keyboards for the handicapped,  such as hands free pointers, even mockups of aircraft cockpits.  The standard mouse and keyboard ports that are part of the MOBO are BIOS driven and don't require any drivers.  Devices on serial, parallel and USB ports the most common control method but special cards and devices often have their own non-standard control ports.

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