Instructables: exploring - technology - computers - computers http://www.instructables.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 21:59:58 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make Your Computer Shut Down Program http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Computer-Shut-Down-Program/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 06:47:57 PDT
Make an Easy to Remember Hard to Guess Password http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-easy-to-remember-hard-to-guess-password/
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 22:05:51 PDT
Batch + CMD Small Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Batch-Basics-1/
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 19:56:38 PST
How to install a motherboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-install-a-motherboard/
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 03:40:30 PST
DIY.Building RAID Inside Video Editing System http://www.instructables.com/id/DIYBuilding-RAID-Inside-Video-Editing-System/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/2XND/HS70DD5O/F9X2XNDHS70DD5O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/2XND/HS70DD5O/F9X2XNDHS70DD5O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/2XND/HS70DD5O/F9X2XNDHS70DD5O.SMALL.jpg Samimy DIY. Building RAID Inside Video Editing System More Info,downloads and Details about this project is available on  my blog: http://goo.gl/G9XKNA ------------------------------ Download Narration of this video in PDF: http://goo.gl/cfn249 ------------------------------
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 08:15:34 PST
How to Memorize the OSI Model Layers Using a Mnemonic in JPEG and PDF formats http://www.instructables.com/id/OSI-Layers-Mnemonic-in-JPEG-PNG-and-PDF/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/E6TA/HRWNA2YP/FZFE6TAHRWNA2YP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/E6TA/HRWNA2YP/FZFE6TAHRWNA2YP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/E6TA/HRWNA2YP/FZFE6TAHRWNA2YP.SMALL.jpg matt392 How to memorize the OSI Layers using a simple mnemonic.  I created the worksheet for my Network+ class at Per Scholas in the South Bronx.  In JPEG and PDF formats.
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 16:59:11 PST
Email Spam Bot using VBScript (VBS) http://www.instructables.com/id/Email-Spam-Bot-using-VBScript-VBS/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/04VH/HR9V8IN2/F1Z04VHHR9V8IN2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/04VH/HR9V8IN2/F1Z04VHHR9V8IN2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/04VH/HR9V8IN2/F1Z04VHHR9V8IN2.SMALL.jpg devicemodder hello, i recently got back into VBS programming and wanted to make an email bot. so i did. here it is just copy paste into notepad save as anything.vbs, where anything is any name you want. if you use hotmail just find the lines labelled smtp.gmail.com and change to the one for hotmail or whatever...
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 17:29:26 PST
How to make an: 'Secret' folder http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Secret-folder/
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 09:18:35 PST
Building a computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-computer/
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 19:03:57 PST
How to Clean And Maintain Your Desktop PC. (Plus How to Windows XP OS Setup) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-And-Maintain-Your-Desktop-PC-Plus-How/
How to Clean And Maintain Your Desktop PC. (Plus How to Windows XP OS Setup) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/OTXG/HPFZYJFF/F4EOTXGHPFZYJFF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/OTXG/HPFZYJFF/F4EOTXGHPFZYJFF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/OTXG/HPFZYJFF/F4EOTXGHPFZYJFF.SMALL.jpg u971 How to clean and maintain your PC,and how to instal an xp operating system on an hard drive,needed for backups,saving extra data or swaping out failing hard drives with bad clusters and sectors,and or corrupted,or one of the many hard drive problems out there. Cleaning your Desktop PC case every fe...
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Sat, 21 Dec 2013 13:02:56 PST
Using Visual Studio 2008 to Write Serial Software http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Visual-Studio-2008-to-Write-Serial-Software/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/FS0E/HRPSXORO/FS7FS0EHRPSXORO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/FS0E/HRPSXORO/FS7FS0EHRPSXORO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/FS0E/HRPSXORO/FS7FS0EHRPSXORO.SMALL.jpg misperry In this lesson we will be taking a look at how to make some custom software using visual basic 2008 that will have the ability to write out to the serial port. This program will be very basic and will cover writing out to the serial port.
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 22:03:50 PST
How to Remove Unwanted Items In a Animation http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Remove-Unwanted-Items-In-a-Animation/
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 09:46:06 PST
Make Your Computer Talk http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Computer-Talk-1/
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Fri, 1 Nov 2013 08:17:59 PDT
How to install OS X Mavericks on your PC with Unibeast http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-install-OS-X-Mavericks-on-your-PC-with-Unib/
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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 07:41:07 PDT
How to install OS X Mountain Lion on your PC with iAtkos http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-install-OS-X-Mountain-Lion-on-your-PC-with-/
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Sun, 27 Oct 2013 11:55:03 PDT
DIY-Building RAID Inside 400W PC Casing http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Building-RAID-Inside-400W-PC-Casing/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/RKZN/HMMF5BKW/FIARKZNHMMF5BKW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/RKZN/HMMF5BKW/FIARKZNHMMF5BKW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/RKZN/HMMF5BKW/FIARKZNHMMF5BKW.SMALL.jpg Samimy DIY- Building RAID Inside 400W PC Casing This project is about building RAID ARRAY inside my older PC, i built extra cooling system as well. the video includes all the details, but still if you had questions, add comments, i try to reply as soon as possible. ---------------------------------- Mor...
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Mon, 14 Oct 2013 05:02:45 PDT
Your first program in C (For Windows users) http://www.instructables.com/id/Your-first-program-in-C-For-Windows-users/
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 09:53:28 PDT
How to play classic games on your computer! (Emulators) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-play-classic-games-on-your-computer-Emulati/
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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 12:29:03 PDT
How to Run Mac OS X Inside Windows Using VirtualBox http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Run-Mac-OS-X-Inside-Windows-Using-VirtualBo/
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Sun, 11 Aug 2013 16:12:38 PDT
Learn How To Hack - Part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Learn-How-To-Hack-Part-2/
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Fri, 9 Aug 2013 18:01:43 PDT
Learn How To Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Learn-How-To-Hack/
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Sat, 15 Jun 2013 10:25:51 PDT
Introduction to hardware: Cleaning and starting work http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-to-hardware-Cleaning-and-starting-wo/
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Sun, 14 Apr 2013 06:55:33 PDT
PSU To Power Station Rebuild http://www.instructables.com/id/PSU-To-Power-Station-Rebuild/
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Wed, 10 Apr 2013 11:28:44 PDT
Introduction to hardware: Learn the basics http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-to-hardware-Learn-the-basics/
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Wed, 10 Apr 2013 10:53:53 PDT
Save your computer and money!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Quit-Wasting-Money-on-Computer-Software-You-Dont-/
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Sun, 3 Mar 2013 06:02:20 PST
Blocking Annoying Ads On Websites http://www.instructables.com/id/Blocking-Annoying-Ads-On-Websites/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/OR6Q/HCJNWKEM/F1MOR6QHCJNWKEM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/OR6Q/HCJNWKEM/F1MOR6QHCJNWKEM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/OR6Q/HCJNWKEM/F1MOR6QHCJNWKEM.SMALL.jpg Sassah122 Are you being annoyed by ads? do you use Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Opera as your browser? Well consider yourself lucky, today i'm going to tell you how to block ads with just a few clicks. First visit the AdBlock Plus website - http://adblockplus.org/ Click on the big Intall button and follo...
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Sun, 3 Feb 2013 20:41:28 PST
Reuses for legacy computers III. http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuses-for-legacy-computers-III/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/3EVG/HO7X6NZZ/F693EVGHO7X6NZZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/3EVG/HO7X6NZZ/F693EVGHO7X6NZZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/3EVG/HO7X6NZZ/F693EVGHO7X6NZZ.SMALL.jpg Computothought Thermistor from  a computer fan or old dryer could be used as part of a temperature sensor. Arduino equivalent from the past.(1990's)  ports 16 out 12 in 4 analog 2 async etc etc can be used by qbasic. Use old mice for robotic wheel encoders and the balls as part of a 3/4 " pvc based check valves fo...
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Wed, 16 Jan 2013 13:19:04 PST
Recycling wire to make pendrive dongles or lanyards http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycling-wire-to-make-pendrive-dongles-or-lanyard/
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Wed, 28 Nov 2012 20:32:36 PST
How to make a simple mic for computers with a stand! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-simple-mic-for-computers-with-a-stan/
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Tue, 13 Nov 2012 23:34:31 PST
The FrankenCube - Custom PC Case http://www.instructables.com/id/The-FrankenCube-Custom-PC-Case/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/LHY7/H8RVC2FQ/FL5LHY7H8RVC2FQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/LHY7/H8RVC2FQ/FL5LHY7H8RVC2FQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/LHY7/H8RVC2FQ/FL5LHY7H8RVC2FQ.SMALL.jpg GuruBrew First we'll be planning our project. Then we'll be showing off the parts needed for this project. Now we have to cut out our wood parts, things are starting to shape together. We cut out the acrylic and start hooking everything together. ...
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Wed, 31 Oct 2012 15:00:21 PDT
My XBMC/HTPC Setup... http://www.instructables.com/id/My-XBMCHTPC-Setup/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/9FN7/H8CVG9Q1/FSN9FN7H8CVG9Q1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/9FN7/H8CVG9Q1/FSN9FN7H8CVG9Q1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/9FN7/H8CVG9Q1/FSN9FN7H8CVG9Q1.SMALL.jpg purpulhaze Just a lil' info on my XBMC/HTPC Hardware: Dell Optiplex GX620 ATI Radeon HD 5450 Graphics Card with HDMI output Motorola Nyxboard Hybrid Remote (3) RGB LED Strips (attached with hook and loop) Xbox 360 Wireless Controller & PC Receiver Simerec PC2 Chip (for turning off and...
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Tue, 23 Oct 2012 11:55:19 PDT
Awesome Cloud Computing Explained with Animation http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Cloud-Computing-Explained-with-Animation/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/YEDR/H7KZ29YX/F0SYEDRH7KZ29YX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/YEDR/H7KZ29YX/F0SYEDRH7KZ29YX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/YEDR/H7KZ29YX/F0SYEDRH7KZ29YX.SMALL.jpg bigsilv This video explains what cloud computing is through metaphors.
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Fri, 28 Sep 2012 10:30:36 PDT
Wedding 'save the date' disk with hidden message http://www.instructables.com/id/Wedding-Save-the-date-disk-with-hidden-message/
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Sat, 7 Jul 2012 21:42:06 PDT
How to Make an Eco-Friendly Processor Hair Brush http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Eco-Friendly-Processor-Hair-Brush/
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Tue, 12 Jun 2012 14:56:26 PDT
Coffee table with built in touch screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-table-with-built-in-touch-screen/
Coffee table with built in touch screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/0KLE/H2CE7ARN/F3G0KLEH2CE7ARN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/0KLE/H2CE7ARN/F3G0KLEH2CE7ARN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/0KLE/H2CE7ARN/F3G0KLEH2CE7ARN.SMALL.jpg RDunfee I recently decided that I wanted to build a media center PC. I wanted something that would be easy to use and look fantastic in my living room. After seeing a similar design elsewhere I decided I would try my hand at building a coffee table with an integrated monitor. I tried to keep things simple ...
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Thu, 24 May 2012 16:30:48 PDT
Getting Started With Python and Programming - The Short Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-With-Python-and-Programming-The-/
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Tue, 8 May 2012 08:20:10 PDT
BT Vision Box, O2 joggler and a few spares to Media Player. http://www.instructables.com/id/BT-Vision-Box-O2-joggler-and-a-few-spares-to-Medi/
BT Vision Box, O2 joggler and a few spares to Media Player. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/C58I/H19RQVWF/FKNC58IH19RQVWF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/C58I/H19RQVWF/FKNC58IH19RQVWF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/C58I/H19RQVWF/FKNC58IH19RQVWF.SMALL.jpg woodbyte I had a BT Vision Box (1st Gen) collecting dust and thought it must be usable for something, it doesn't seem hackable in anyway BT had it locked down pretty well, but it has many standard reusable parts. I also have an O2 joggler (an early runner in tablet computing that is quite limited in its 'out...
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Sun, 22 Apr 2012 06:43:41 PDT
Mouse Scroll Wheel Hack - to make it rotate faster. http://www.instructables.com/id/Mouse-Scroll-Wheel-Hack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/GKXM/GU9KBH49/F48GKXMGU9KBH49.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/GKXM/GU9KBH49/F48GKXMGU9KBH49.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/GKXM/GU9KBH49/F48GKXMGU9KBH49.SMALL.jpg ab727 Scroll wheel hack to make the scroll wheel rotate faster and without making that clicking sound. It is a very simple process. Just open the body of the mouse. Although I hope that you watch the full video but the whole process is quite easy so here are the steps if you want to dabble into it...
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Tue, 17 Apr 2012 12:19:23 PDT
Hakr Tutorial: Custom Flashdrive Icons and Label http://www.instructables.com/id/Hakr-Tutorial-Costom-flashdrive-label-and-icon/
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Tue, 3 Apr 2012 17:14:49 PDT
Computers are Dumb! http://www.instructables.com/id/Computers-are-Dumb/
Computers are Dumb! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/Z3L5/GUWHGOOF/F05Z3L5GUWHGOOF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/Z3L5/GUWHGOOF/F05Z3L5GUWHGOOF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/Z3L5/GUWHGOOF/F05Z3L5GUWHGOOF.SMALL.jpg msuzuki777 Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padd...
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Wed, 14 Mar 2012 12:47:37 PDT
Creating a hidden folder http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-started-33/
Creating a hidden folder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/XQHB/GY1980XD/FCBXQHBGY1980XD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/XQHB/GY1980XD/FCBXQHBGY1980XD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/XQHB/GY1980XD/FCBXQHBGY1980XD.SMALL.jpg Cats life for me! In this Instructable we are going to create a hidden folder which can't be accesed unless you know it's there. Since this may be your first time creating one, it's probably best to start with a new folder. I've called mine "Test folder" and put a few files in there. (Note: Just because this folder w...
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Tue, 31 Jan 2012 12:45:47 PST
How to verify if a power supply is out of order / Comment verifier si une alimentation est HS http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-verify-if-a-power-supply-is-out-of-order-/
How to verify if a power supply is out of order / Comment verifier si une alimentation est HS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/TLPT/GWOSAN20/FGZTLPTGWOSAN20.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/TLPT/GWOSAN20/FGZTLPTGWOSAN20.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/TLPT/GWOSAN20/FGZTLPTGWOSAN20.SMALL.jpg Sydneysyd In this document, we are going to verify if a PC Power Supply is still good. What you need: - A paper clip - The Power Cable. - The power supply - Electricity ! ___________________________________________________________________________ Dans ce document nous allons voir comment vérifier que votre...
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Wed, 28 Dec 2011 07:13:41 PST
How To Bypass ANY School Security Software http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Bypass-ANY-School-Security-Software/
How To Bypass ANY School Security Software - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/BIJO/GT5JYLX6/FZGBIJOGT5JYLX6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/BIJO/GT5JYLX6/FZGBIJOGT5JYLX6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/BIJO/GT5JYLX6/FZGBIJOGT5JYLX6.SMALL.jpg TheTechGuy99 DISCLAIMER: This instructable is meant simply to show you HOW to do this. This instructable is in no way meant to tell you that you SHOULD do it. Any trouble you get into is a result of your own stupidity not the fault of this instructable. I'm sure anyone who has ever gone to school after the new ...
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Thu, 29 Sep 2011 16:29:41 PDT
Fake 'ERROR' trick http://www.instructables.com/id/fake-ERROR-trick/
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Sun, 3 Apr 2011 13:39:35 PDT
GRUMM by MaaB http://www.instructables.com/id/GRUMM-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/4WQN/GKS0UPFU/FBA4WQNGKS0UPFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/4WQN/GKS0UPFU/FBA4WQNGKS0UPFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/4WQN/GKS0UPFU/FBA4WQNGKS0UPFU.SMALL.jpg maguilar brenes SUMMARY OF VIDEOS AND LINKS VIDEO http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9h4Hyo52KwA&feature=channel_video_title http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RDhcNR5-Hzs&feature=channel_video_title PHOTOGRAPHY http://viewat.org/?i=es&id_aut=3881&id_pn=14337&pag=1&sec=pn http://www.facebook.com/media/set/fbx/?set=a.2...
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Thu, 10 Mar 2011 11:22:20 PST
Reuses for legacy computers. http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuses-for-legacy-computers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/SO5Y/GVIYJYPX/F2GSO5YGVIYJYPX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/SO5Y/GVIYJYPX/F2GSO5YGVIYJYPX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/SO5Y/GVIYJYPX/F2GSO5YGVIYJYPX.SMALL.jpg Computothought Many reuses: Do not forget  http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuses-for-legacy-computers-II/ Turn your old equipment into musical instruments: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dmoDLyiQYKw Who said that old computer could not do graphics or show movies: http://www.instructables.com/id/Graphics-in-...
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Tue, 15 Feb 2011 09:58:42 PST
Security with a old Pentium 1 Part II http://www.instructables.com/id/Security-with-a-old-Pentium-1-Part-II/
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Wed, 9 Feb 2011 11:56:17 PST
Computer Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Tricks-1/
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Sun, 28 Nov 2010 20:22:36 PST
Make your computer run like new for free http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-computer-fun-like-new-for-free/
Make your computer run like new for free - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/INY1/GCPZMGO5/F6TINY1GCPZMGO5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/INY1/GCPZMGO5/F6TINY1GCPZMGO5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/INY1/GCPZMGO5/F6TINY1GCPZMGO5.SMALL.jpg Shadowhunter111 I got my laptop 2 years ago when I first got it it was blazing fast eventually it got to be slower than a snail then I discovered these tips that saved me from having to wipe my hard drive!!! REMOVE REMOVE Go to Set Program and Access and Defaults go to Change or Remove Programs take out unused...
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Sun, 15 Aug 2010 17:22:04 PDT
Using Batch Files To Make A Friendly On-Screen Ghost http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Batch-Files-To-Make-A-Friendly-On-Screen-Gho/
Using Batch Files To Make A Friendly On-Screen Ghost - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/397V/GCJ0ZN00/FK9397VGCJ0ZN00.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/397V/GCJ0ZN00/FK9397VGCJ0ZN00.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/397V/GCJ0ZN00/FK9397VGCJ0ZN00.SMALL.jpg TheRavenKing Hello! This tutorial teaches you how to make a whimsical little ghost on your screen using BATCH programming! Have fun haunting your computer! 1. Open Your Editor The first thing we need to do in order to begin creating our little pixel friend is to open an editor in which we can write a batch fi...
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Mon, 9 Aug 2010 15:34:06 PDT