When was the desktop computer invented?

Answer Shippensburg University reports that the first desktop computer, Altair, came out in 1975 and was produced by Micro Instrumentation Telemetry Systems (MITS) of Albuquerque, New Mexico. Flipping tog... Read More »

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Why would you want to get a desktop computer when you could get a portable laptop computer?

cause the desktop has more bang for the buck and is upgradable

I have a desktop computer with cable internet when I plug the ethernet cable to the back of my computer it ?

First thing to check is to open network properties in control panel and make sure the lan is not disabled. If it is, right click and enable.

When was the first desktop computer made?

According to Shippensburg University, the first desktop computer was introduced in 1975 by Micro Instrumentation Telemetry Systems. It required assembly through soldering and included 256 bytes of ... Read More »

What happens when you leave a desktop computer on 24 hours a day?

Some computer users turn their desktops off when not in use, while others find benefits in leaving the computers on, in varying states of energy saving modes. Under certain conditions, leaving a de... Read More »