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Windows 7: How a computer works. Am I correct?

26 May 2012   #1
MarioBros

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 7601 SP1
 
 
How a computer works. Am I correct?

Hello, I'm trying to understand how a computer - specifically with a video game - works. I'm no expert you can tell but here it is:

storage > ram > processor > vram > gpu > monitor.

and this is the picture:


Am I correct?

Thank you for your time


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26 May 2012   #2
marsmimar

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 
 

According to the diagram you provided, that is the logical path a computer follows. For more info on how a computer works you might find this article interesting:

How Does a Computer Work? | eHow.com
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26 May 2012   #3
MarioBros

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 7601 SP1
 
 

Thank you for the link
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