Computer hardware and software paper


Research computer hardware and software and how they work together to process user requests. 

Write a 1,050-word paper describing the role of hardware components and operating system software on a computer: 

  • Discuss what hardware components should be considered when deciding what applications to install. 
  • Sum up the key utilities in operating system software allowing users  to customize their desktop and keep their PC maintained and optimized.

Include the following in your paper: 

  • Format paper using APA Guidelines found in the link Writing and Style Guidelines (APA) for 100-299 classes on the lower right side of the Class Home page.
  • Use what you learned in Word Modules 1 & 2 to insert in-text citations and references using APA style.
  • Use the Word Bulleted feature to list basic hardware components and define their function.
  • Insert a picture or image of your PC, or one that you found on the  internet. Type the make and model of PC under the picture and apply Word  features to bold and highlight. 

Format your assignment consistent with APA guidelines for 100-299 classes.