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Chapter 8. Setting up Hardware > Connecting Devices to Your Computer

Connecting Devices to Your Computer

When you install a new device for your computer, you’ll either connect it to a port on the back of the computer, or insert it into a slot inside the computer case. The port or slot provides the channel that the computer and device use to exchange data.

Ordinarily, there’s more to installing a device than just connecting it, but I’ll cover connecting here and the larger process of installing in the next section.


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