Hardware Maintenace & Trouble Shooting


Course Objectives:

1.understand basic concept & structure of computer hardware & networking

2.identify the existing configuration of the computers and peripherals

3.apply their knowledge about computer peripherals to identify / rectify problems onboard

4.integrate the PCs into Local Area Network & re-install operating systems and various shipboard applications.

5.manage data backup & restore operations on server and update anti-virus software and set schedules

6.upgrading same as and when required

Course Contents:

1.What's inside your computer? How does it inter-relate?

2.Installations of operating systems & configuring PC network

3.Installation of service packs, applications such as MS Office, MS Outlook, Anti-virus software, Seagull CBT's etc.

4.Trouble shooting of Windows XP & MS Office

5.Sharing and managing networked components

Hardware Maintenace & Trouble Shooting

  • How is troubleshooting done?
    • Find your modem and router (if you have one) and remove the power cables from the back of each.
    • Wait at least thirty seconds and then plug the power cable for the modem back in.
    • Wait until the modem has finished powering on and connecting.


  • What is the meaning of troubleshooting of computer?
    • Troubleshooting is the process or identifying and fixing problems. Computer troubleshooting may involve hardware or software and can sometimes involve both at the same time. The basic process of troubleshooting is to check the most general possible problems first, and then gradually check for more specific problems.


  • What are the tools used in troubleshooting?
    • Ping. The most commonly used network tool is the ping utility. ...
    • Tracert/traceroute. ...
    • Ipconfig/ifconfig. ...
    • Nslookup. ...
    • Netstat. ...
    • PuTTY/Tera Term. ...
    • Subnet and IP Calculator. ...
    • Speedtest.net/pingtest.net.