If you’re building your first pc then the below-mentioned tips will help you to build your PC without any problem.
Also, you will get some time-saving tips. That will help you can save a lot of time on your first PC Build.
So let’s dive right in.
Best PC Building Tips.
If you are like me, who had spent more than 1 year just researching the best component then checking for the best pricing, then comment below. Also, you will get the best ways for saving your time. So let check the first tip.
1. Follow our best pc building articles.
We always make an article after full research. If you are just stuck on a budget and want the latest advice for PC components then feel free to visit our site: www.bestguides.in. But still, I am aiming to make you decide faster so let check the next tip.
2. Consider your purpose of doing PC building.
What’s the reason behind your PC building, is it gaming or productive work. If a gaming PC builds then try to do wire manage from where you start building it. Because it will be hard to do it later. If you want to your cabinet looks clean.
3. Get ready with your tools.
After checking and buying components for the best prices. Now you have to assemble them. For assembling, you need some tools.
Tools are the most important part if you want to build your PC without any issue. As they help to address and insert small parts of your computer.
Even if you’re using the tools then you can save more than 50% of the time as compared with normal working with hands.
So you can check some options given below which are great tools for being used in a pc build.
4. Always do POST( Power on Self-test)
After getting tools required, let’s start PC building strategies.
If you’re a new PC builder then the POST is the most important part for you before installing the motherboard in the PC cabinet. Because you will always in thoughts that If the pc will not work.
So let’s check how to do the POST.
If you want to do a post, you need a Processor, RAM, Motherboard, and power Supply. Even there is no need to install the motherboard in your cabinet during the first POST.
But still, be safe as there will be electric current. So don’t do a POST on the metal surfaces. Also, don’t touch the motherboard when the wire is connected with the switchboard.
How to do POST(Power on self test) in your computer.
Step #1: Install processor and RAM on the motherboard.
Step #2: Install CPU cooler and it with the motherboard.
Step #3: Now take your 16 Pin and 8 pin power connector from the power supply and connect it with your motherboard.
Step #4: After that connect the VGA wire with your monitor and connect the power switch of the power supply with the switchboard.
Step#5: After that just find power ports and connect them with the screwdriver. If your monitor is showing BIOS it means your pc is working great.
But still, for the first time, bios take more time than expected to load up properly. So don’t just wait for 2 or more minutes it will start working.
Why POST is important?
- It helps to address the first-time PC builders that they can build pc without any issue.
- It also assures that your main components are working properly.
5. Always read the manual before creating.
Everyone says that manual is boring to read. But it’s not that much if you’re reading it in the right way.
So what’s the right WAY!
There is no need to read the specification of the column of the manual if you know your components are compatible with each other.
You should read the information which tells how to install that component easily. Also if you want more information watch some YouTube Videos.
6. Don’t insert HDMI in the wrong port
If you have installed the graphics card on your PC then the HDMI cable will work only if you have inserted it on the graphics card, not the motherboard.
Always insert HDMI or VGA cable on the right port. So that it will give work properly without any issue.
7. Expensive components may solve problems
In most cases, you will feel it hard to install an I/O shield on a cheap motherboard as compared to the expensive one. Also, it is very hard to install front panel wires on a cheap motherboard.
The best part.
An expensive motherboard gives you an external adapter for installing front panel wires easily.
8. Don’t put more power while installing components
Installing PC components may take some pressure. But still, it is not required to put power on installing that particular component.
It is only required to put some pressure that will be sufficient for installing a component.
9. Cooler with thermal paste
In most of the CPU cooler, the thermal paste is already installed before unboxing. So it is not required to have more thermal paste than the size of a pie for your processor.
But still, in the case of a stock CPU cooler you not get preinstalled thermal paste. Moreover, always check the thermal paste on your CPU cooler.
10. Turn on the power supply switch
This is an unnoticeable problem, in some cases, you have installed every in the right way but the PC doesn’t boot up. Because you have not turned ON the button of your power supply.
Even in some cases, they forget to turn ON the button on the switchboard. So always check if all the required switches are turned ON.
11. Cable management
Wire management is the best practice for better looks of your cabinet if you’re using tempered glass on your cabinet.
It prevents the fear of tearing your computer cables. However, it takes time for managing easy wire in your cabinet so that it looks cleaner.
But still, it will help you a lot if you’re diagnosing issues on your cabinet.
12. Beware of stock
A static discharge may create problems with your computer components. So to prevent the static discharge, you can use an anti-static wrist strap or simply just touch any metal object that’s not part of your computer.
13. Keep the first AID kit
PC building is safe and easy. But still, in some cases, PC building may harm your finger. So try to keep the first Aid kit nearby.
14. Appropriate workspace
Taking appropriate space for building a computer can solve many problems. It is suggested to use a room with proper lighting and enough space for your PC components. Also, consider a wider space for the PC building.
15. Be patient with the I/O backplate
Installing the I/O shield can harmful. In some cases, it harmed the finger with its sharp edges. So be patient while installing it.
However, with expensive motherboards, it is not required to install an I/O shield on your cabinet.
16. Try to install CPU cooler after other components.
Other than stock CPU cooler. Every CPU cooler is much bigger for more cooling. Sometimes installing ram becomes difficult due to CPU cooler.
If possible try to install at the End. But still, you have to install it while doing POST.
17. Try to install Front Panel wires First.
After installing your motherboard. It will be great if you install the Front panel wires first. But if you still feel that you may harm them while installing other components then try to install later.
Why to install first?
Front Panel wires are too small as compared to the other once. Installing them after all the components will be reduce the space and light available on your cabinet.
So for saving your time and effort try to install them after installing the motherboard.
If you are doing building your first PC consider reading this article. It will help you solve some of your PC building issues.
Always try to do POST before installing the motherboard in your cabinet. It will boost up you’re confident as first time builder.
So here are the best PC building tips in 2021.
Now I want to hear from you which of the above-mentioned tip you liked the most. Let us know by leaving a comment below.
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