Instructables: exploring - technology - computers - laptop http://www.instructables.com Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:06:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 Typing Tips and Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Typing-Tips-and-Tricks/
Typing Tips and Tricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/75Y2/IQ2KC4NC/F6275Y2IQ2KC4NC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/75Y2/IQ2KC4NC/F6275Y2IQ2KC4NC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/75Y2/IQ2KC4NC/F6275Y2IQ2KC4NC.SMALL.jpg diywithalex Hello! In this instructable you guys can learn a couple of tips and tricks to increase your typing speed. In the video I made down below, the tips I gave were, - Pangrams- Practice- Typing Games- Finger PlacementHere is the video!Enjoy!-Alex
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:41:59 PDT
Rare Earth Magnets From Old Hard Drives http://www.instructables.com/id/Rare-Earth-Magnets-From-Old-Hard-Drives/
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 00:21:08 PDT
Save Online Fill-In Forms As PDF http://www.instructables.com/id/Save-Online-Fill-In-Forms-As-PDF/
Save Online Fill-In Forms As PDF - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/HQLH/IP9R9CJO/FG8HQLHIP9R9CJO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/HQLH/IP9R9CJO/FG8HQLHIP9R9CJO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/HQLH/IP9R9CJO/FG8HQLHIP9R9CJO.SMALL.jpg Meglymoo87 It's happened to all of us...You're filling in a form online to submit to somewhere important (maybe for school, a job, etc), and when you get done and you're ready to email it....there's no "submit" button! Even worse--to your horror--you find that when you save it, it saves the BLANK form. Oh no! ...
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 16:16:10 PDT
PC portátil (Portable PC) http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-Portátil-Portable-PC/
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Sun, 22 May 2016 22:14:25 PDT
Laptop Charging Crate for Classrooms http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Charging-Crate-for-Classrooms/
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Fri, 20 May 2016 11:50:00 PDT
How to Create a Matrix Effect Using Notepad http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Matrix-Effect-Using-Notepad/
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Fri, 6 May 2016 13:46:05 PDT
Old Laptop Mobile Digital Signage: Phase 01 - Making It Work http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Laptop-Mobile-Digital-Signage-Phase-01-Making-/
Old Laptop Mobile Digital Signage: Phase 01 - Making It Work - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/5TLS/IN3654OX/F9J5TLSIN3654OX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/5TLS/IN3654OX/F9J5TLSIN3654OX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/5TLS/IN3654OX/F9J5TLSIN3654OX.SMALL.jpg gookitron I recently helped my sister move and she brought to me this laptop for reuse/recycling. I decided to use it as an opportunity to convert it into a low cost (no cost) digital mobile signage device.Why not a low cost tablet? Well, have you heard the audio on some of those tablets? I can't either; that...
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 00:03:04 PDT
How to Find Out the Model Number for Your Computers Hard Drive!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Find-Out-the-Model-Number-for-Your-Computer/
How to Find Out the Model Number for Your Computers Hard Drive!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/YE3Z/IN7GJXUP/F6MYE3ZIN7GJXUP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/YE3Z/IN7GJXUP/F6MYE3ZIN7GJXUP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/YE3Z/IN7GJXUP/F6MYE3ZIN7GJXUP.SMALL.jpg HowTo101 This instructable will show you how to find the model number for your computers hard drive Open a Command Prompt Window Windows 71. Click on the Start Menu Icon -- This will open the Start Menu -- You can also access the Start Menu by pressing the Windows Key on your keyboard 2. Type Command Prom...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 07:22:33 PDT
How to Fix Laptop Overheat in <1 Minute (NO TOOLS!) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-PC-Overheat-in-1-Minute-NO-TOOLS/
How to Fix Laptop Overheat in <1 Minute (NO TOOLS!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/WWF5/IMQD8LMF/F6TWWF5IMQD8LMF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/WWF5/IMQD8LMF/F6TWWF5IMQD8LMF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/WWF5/IMQD8LMF/F6TWWF5IMQD8LMF.SMALL.jpg Meglymoo87 Today I'm going to show you how to save your computer (ie: laptop, Surface, tablet, etc) from overheating while gaming, or just in general. The best part is...you don't need ANY tools or special skills to accomplish it. And it's done in under a minute!Let's jump right into it... Find the Power Opt...
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 12:47:23 PDT
Connecting PC to an HD TV http://www.instructables.com/id/Connecting-PC-to-an-HD-TV/
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Tue, 22 Mar 2016 12:27:54 PDT
Laptop Stickerbomb http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Stickerbomb/
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 15:20:01 PST
Ultimate FPS Boosting Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-FPS-Boosting-Guide/
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Tue, 8 Mar 2016 09:57:45 PST
Pc Steering Wheel with Pedals. Turn Joystick to PC Gaming Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Pc-Steering-Wheel-With-Pedals-Turn-Joystick-to-PC-/
Pc Steering Wheel with Pedals. Turn Joystick to PC Gaming Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/72J4/ILCN8LS4/F9S72J4ILCN8LS4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/72J4/ILCN8LS4/F9S72J4ILCN8LS4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/72J4/ILCN8LS4/F9S72J4ILCN8LS4.SMALL.jpg balsuryana Playing games is fun, arcade, adventure, rpg, racing and many more. Playing racing game is more fun then any game. But, playing racing games with Keyboard, mouse and joystick is Super Boring. :(So, for solve this problem, I make PC gaming steering wheel with pedals. :) PC Steeri...
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Thu, 3 Mar 2016 23:09:23 PST
Masking fine items before painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Masking-Fine-Items-Before-Painting/
Masking fine items before painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/0E8Y/IL8LE4TC/FA50E8YIL8LE4TC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/0E8Y/IL8LE4TC/FA50E8YIL8LE4TC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/0E8Y/IL8LE4TC/FA50E8YIL8LE4TC.SMALL.jpg aaahotdog Simple way to mask small details before painting. Original project I wanted to update my keyboard keeping in my yellow/black theme. I really liked the chrome DELL on the keyboard and wanted to keep it without painting over it. Go back to grade school and get your school glue I found some of ...
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 16:10:46 PST
Hoe Maak Je Een Bootable USB-stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Hoe-Maak-Je-Een-Bootable-USB-stick/
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 08:42:55 PST
Concept of visual hacking http://www.instructables.com/id/Concept-of-Visual-Hacking/
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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 14:34:59 PST
How to get A FREE laptop! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Get-a-FREE-Laptop-1/
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 13:10:44 PST
Old Laptop Converted to New Media Center PC! http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Laptop-Converted-to-New-Media-Center-PC/
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Tue, 16 Feb 2016 07:21:20 PST
Laptop Cable Management http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Cable-Management/
Laptop Cable Management - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/KQDP/IKJ8BRMW/FSEKQDPIKJ8BRMW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/KQDP/IKJ8BRMW/FSEKQDPIKJ8BRMW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/KQDP/IKJ8BRMW/FSEKQDPIKJ8BRMW.SMALL.jpg aaahotdog Reminds me of spaghetti. Ever get to where you are going and you need a cable, cord, or mouse for your laptop? You pull the cable needed and out comes a mess like this. Yikes!! Here is a simple, free solution. Like mom always said.......drink your milk. Or if you are lactose intoleran...
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 07:20:13 PST
Proof that a netbook or laptop can be used without the internal Li-ion battery! http://www.instructables.com/id/Proof-That-a-Netbook-or-Laptop-Can-Be-Used-Without/
Proof that a netbook or laptop can be used without the internal Li-ion battery! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/I3V5/IJOMS39P/FATI3V5IJOMS39P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/I3V5/IJOMS39P/FATI3V5IJOMS39P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/I3V5/IJOMS39P/FATI3V5IJOMS39P.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby There are rare cases where a netbook or laptop needs to be on continuously where it is performing a task or group of tasks. Ideally a desktop PC is great for this but where space is at a premium and power consumption has to be very low then a netbook is a good alternative. In my case I needed a touc...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 06:11:31 PST
Cardboard box transformation http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Box-Transformation/
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 08:12:27 PST
How to Upgrade Ram Memory Laptop Install Replace http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Upgrade-Ram-Memory-Laptop-Install-Replace/
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Fri, 8 Jan 2016 12:48:05 PST
How To Fix a Laptop That Won't Connect to Wifi!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-a-Laptop-That-Wont-Connect-to-Wifi/
How To Fix a Laptop That Won't Connect to Wifi!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/2ZOV/IJ0M93FP/F762ZOVIJ0M93FP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/2ZOV/IJ0M93FP/F762ZOVIJ0M93FP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/2ZOV/IJ0M93FP/F762ZOVIJ0M93FP.SMALL.jpg HowTo101 Here's how to fix a laptop that will not connect to wifi Troubleshooting : Part 1 1. Make sure the the Wifi is Turned On on your laptop Most laptops have a Wifi Button or use a Function Key to turn the Wifi on or off-- If your laptop has a Wifi Button it should be located on the Keyboard or ...
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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 02:05:24 PST
How to Recover Data From a Dead Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Recover-Data-From-a-Dead-Computer/
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Thu, 3 Dec 2015 20:26:20 PST
Laptop mouse pad and cup holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-mouse-pad-and-cup-holder/
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 21:39:45 PST
How to turn a laptop into a wifi hotspot in Windows 7!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-a-laptop-into-a-wifi-hotspot-in-Window/
How to turn a laptop into a wifi hotspot in Windows 7!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/NV4T/IFY79NCU/F6QNV4TIFY79NCU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/NV4T/IFY79NCU/F6QNV4TIFY79NCU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/NV4T/IFY79NCU/F6QNV4TIFY79NCU.SMALL.jpg Liuk89 Hello Everybody!!! I'm Luca, I'm 26 and I'm italian...oh...and this is my first instructable!!! I'm sorry if my english will not be perfect everytime.Let's Begin!Imagine this scenario.1 - You are in a room and the wifi router is somewhere in the building.2 - You have a laptop that can detect wifi an...
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Sun, 18 Oct 2015 08:13:58 PDT
External Hard Drive From an Old Internal Hard Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/External-Hard-Drive-From-an-Old-Internal-Hard-Driv/
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Sun, 18 Oct 2015 07:07:32 PDT
How to Boot Windows 7 in a USB Drive (Windows PE LiveCD or LiveUSB) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Boot-Windows-7-in-a-USB-Drive-Windows-PE-Li/
How to Boot Windows 7 in a USB Drive (Windows PE LiveCD or LiveUSB) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/ZMBJ/IEID5GKO/FZ8ZMBJIEID5GKO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/ZMBJ/IEID5GKO/FZ8ZMBJIEID5GKO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/ZMBJ/IEID5GKO/FZ8ZMBJIEID5GKO.SMALL.jpg Putra Adriansyah Windows Preinstallation Environment (also known as Windows PE and WinPE) is a lightweight version of Windows used for the deployment of PCs, workstations, and servers, or troubleshooting an operating system while it is offline. It is intended to replace MS-DOS boot disks and can be booted via USB ...
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Sun, 13 Sep 2015 07:27:08 PDT
Keyboard Hideaway http://www.instructables.com/id/Keyboard-Hideaway/
Keyboard Hideaway - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/NYMH/ID5S90LQ/FTBNYMHID5S90LQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/NYMH/ID5S90LQ/FTBNYMHID5S90LQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/NYMH/ID5S90LQ/FTBNYMHID5S90LQ.SMALL.jpg girlsinthehall If you are faced with the problem of the surface of your desk being too high to comfortably type on your keyboard or laptop, this may be a solution for you. After reviewing the possibility of installing an under-the-desk keyboard drawer, I realized that after all the effort of installing the drawer...
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Mon, 10 Aug 2015 21:10:38 PDT
Rotating monitor stand conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-monitor-stand-conversion/
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 06:48:01 PDT
DIY External Hard Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-External-Hard-Drive/
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 10:25:08 PDT
Basic guide on how to protect yourself from viruses for Windows 7 http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-guide-on-how-to-protect-yourself-from-viruse/
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By: BluHurric

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Mon, 25 May 2015 19:32:02 PDT
How to prevent getting scammed on YouTube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-prevent-getting-scammed-on-YouTube/
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By: BluHurric

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Mon, 25 May 2015 13:27:10 PDT
Tablet Second Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Tablet-Second-Monitor/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 11:49:44 PDT
How to fix 100% disk usage for Windows 8.1 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-100-disk-usage-for-Windows-81/
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Tue, 5 May 2015 23:49:24 PDT
How to FIX Laptop Overheat issue insanely http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-FIX-Laptop-Overheat-issue-insanely/
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 11:40:35 PDT
Real life JARVIS http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-life-JARVIS/
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 23:25:37 PDT
Connecting an External Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Connecting-an-External-Monitor/
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By: Otisa

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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 18:45:30 PDT
How to revive any Laptop by making a TInkerbook http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-revive-any-Laptop-by-making-a-TInkerbook/
How to revive any Laptop by making a TInkerbook - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/JZSG/I7YLH3UE/FGNJZSGI7YLH3UE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/JZSG/I7YLH3UE/FGNJZSGI7YLH3UE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/JZSG/I7YLH3UE/FGNJZSGI7YLH3UE.SMALL.jpg MAYER MAKES Hi it´s that Guy from MAYER MAKESI want to adress something the concernes me since the dawn of my Computer-using carreer:In nearly every home there is at least one old PC/ Laptop ,whatever device that nobody uses beacause its old, outdated, or broken.Peoples basic(computational) needs haven´t change...
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 06:21:12 PDT
All-in-one Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/All-in-one-Laptop/
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 15:37:33 PST
Breathe New Life into an Old Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Breath-New-Life-into-a-Old-Computer/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:39:02 PST
Make any wireless mouse rechargeable http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-any-wireless-mouse-rechargeable/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:59:48 PST
Lenovo T520 Display Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Lenovo-T520-Display-Replacement/
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 19:44:07 PST
Space-Saving Monitor Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-Saving-Monitor-Stand/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 19:49:21 PST
HOW TO CHANGE/RECOVER ADMINISTRATOR PASSWORD http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-CHANGERECOVER-ADMINISTRATOR-PASSWORD/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 07:38:55 PST
Old-School Laptop Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-School-Laptop-Mod/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 04:20:34 PDT
Laptop Heat Solution http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Heat-Solution/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 16:38:31 PDT
Laptop Motherboard Revival http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Motherboard-Revival/
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 09:12:26 PDT
IRC laptop for hackerspace http://www.instructables.com/id/IRC-laptop-for-hackerspace/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 13:48:23 PDT
How to move your cursor without a mouse (WinXP) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-move-your-cursor-without-a-mouse/
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 09:29:56 PST