Build a Computer from Scratch: Beginner to Master.
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Build a Computer from Scratch: Beginner to Master.

The Complete PC Builders Guide: Discover how to choose the correct parts, assemble them, and install windows.
4.9 (8 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
1,054 students enrolled
Last updated 7/2017
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  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Understand the components that go into a PC .
  • Know what type of user you are.
  • Develop effective methods for choosing parts
  • Assemble your very own computer.
  • Troubleshoot any PC problems
  • Successfully install windows.
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  • A screwdriver and a passion to learn something new (not necessarily in that order)

*Over 1000 satisfied students enrolled from 81 different countries

Are you a beginner looking to build a PC but don't know where to start?...

Do you want to learn a new skill that will potentially save you hundreds of dollars?...

Do you want a powerful PC that fits your needs perfectly?

Fantastic! You've selected the right course that will walk you through the entire process of building a PC step by step.


  • Develop simple but effective strategies to determine your ideal build and budget.
  • Empower you to make the right purchasing decisions for each of your components.
  • Easily install each component with detailed video footage and explanations.
  • Understand proven troubleshooting secrets.
  • Successfully install Windows.

We want to share with you the entire process of building a PC in one comprehensive course that will save you hours of research and uncertainty. Nothing will be left out. We strive to make the research and building process as easy, clear and thorough as possible.

"Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn."

-Benjamin Franklin

This video presentation is unique. First of all, we cut out the jargon and put it in plain English. We're also not assuming that you know anything about building a PC. Everything will be explained in detail through a variety of different mediums such as: lectures, screen-capture website tutorials, slideshows, and hands on installation videos. We will provide all the tools that will ensure you a successful build.

If you are planning on building a computer, we guarantee this investment will be the best one you can make! After completing this course, you will discover that building a PC is much easier than you ever thought. 

We will also personally respond to all questions just in case you get hung up on something or want any further clarification.

We hope you will join us.

- Pete & Tom

PS: This decision is an absolute no-brainer. If you are unsatisfied with the course in any way we offer a 30-day money back guarantee. No questions asked. 

Plus, we are going to show you three INCREDIBLE BONUS applications for your new build!

We'll see you on the inside!

Who is the target audience?
  • Beginners looking to build a PC.
  • People who want a fully customized PC that caters to their needs.
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Curriculum For This Course
41 Lectures
Building a PC: It Doesn't Need to be Difficult
1 Lecture 01:49
Chapter 1: Where to Start: The PC Builders Tool Box
6 Lectures 20:23

Discover Your Perfect Build with this Website

This website will guarantee all your components will be compatible

Where to Start (Recap)
Chapter 2: A Simple Guide to Choosing Parts
13 Lectures 41:05
Choosing the Parts (Intro)

Choosing the Perfect CPU

Deciding between i3, i5, i7

CPU Quality Assurance: Benchmark with this Website.

Choosing A Graphics Card: Optimal Gaming Experience

Finalize your Graphics Card Purchase With this Site

Choosing RAM: How Much You Really Need

Choosing a Hard Drive, SSD or both?

Choosing a Motherboard

Choosing a Power Supply: An important Choice

Choosing the Case: Show off Your Build to Friends

Tom's hardware: How it can help you

Choosing the Parts (Recap)
Chapter 3: Assembling the Parts
13 Lectures 31:38
Assembling the Parts (Intro)

Installing the Heat Sink & Fan

Installing RAM

Mounting Motherboard in the case

Installing the Graphics Card

Installing the SSD

Installing the Optical Drive

Installing the Power Supply

Cable Installation: Connecting Power Supply Cables

Cable Installation: Connecting cables that came attached to case

Assembling the Parts (Recap)

Troubleshooting secrets to get your build to start
Chapter 4: Successfully Installing Windows & Setup
4 Lectures 11:46
Installing Windows

Connecting to the Internet

Windows Updates

Updating Drivers
Chapter 5: Three Amazing Bonus Applications
3 Lectures 10:49
BONUS: Application 1

BONUS: Application 2

BONUS: Application 3
1 Lecture 00:32
About the Instructor
Pete Schussman
4.9 Average rating
8 Reviews
1,054 Students
1 Course
Tech Enthusiast, Entrepreneur, Operations Manager

Hi I'm Peter Schussman I am an entrepreneur and tech enthusiast. When I first discovered the Udemy medium, I thought it was the perfect opportunity to share my knowledge to users all around the world.

I'm currently an operations manager at FedEx and I'm also in IT support at FirstEdge. Since a young age, I've had a strong interest in technology and computers. I am also in the process of creating my own business called .EXEcellent Solutions where the objective is to empower people to solve their own computer problems.

I'm passionate about helping others with their computer inquiries. Over the years, I've assisted many friends with their computer problems and have assembled and repaired many computers.

Thomas Swokowski
4.9 Average rating
8 Reviews
1,054 Students
1 Course
Entrepreneur, Accountant, Online Teacher

Hello, my name is Thomas Swokowski and it's my objective and personal mission to help students just like you to learn new skill sets. I make sure that every course I create is illuminating and interesting. I'm committed to quality. I am also committed to making life easier for each and every one of my students easier. That's why when I discovered the Udemy medium, I was interested in creating online courses immediately.

I am 25 years old and graduated from the University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee with a degree in Finance. When I am not working as an accountant for a law firm, I am living my passion by creating online content and being a co-founder of .EXEcellent Solutions.