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An intuitive interface lets usersperform overclocking without changing the BIOS setup, knowing any technical terms, or making sure that the system's voltage and frequency are within safe limits.
The simplest way is to turn off USB support by default during deployment directly in the bios of these computers and password protect the bios setup menu.
The 15th edition of the book also includes a DVD-ROM, which contains more than two hours of video on PC system layers and BIOS basics, BIOS setup, physical ROM, the ATA interface, memory and optical drives, amongst other things.
If your system grabs a chunk of memory for graphics use, you should be able to reduce the amount used by entering the BIOS setup (usually by pressing the Del or Esc key during start-up), albeit at the expense of graphical quality.