Instructables: exploring - technology - computers - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:41:39 PDT BLOX v1.01 Hacking died Portable HDD to read data and use it as internal HDD http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-died-Portable-HDD-to-read-data-and-use-it-/
Hacking died Portable HDD to read data and use it as internal HDD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/2S2P/HU3TNNRG/FIQ2S2PHU3TNNRG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/2S2P/HU3TNNRG/FIQ2S2PHU3TNNRG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/2S2P/HU3TNNRG/FIQ2S2PHU3TNNRG.SMALL.jpg chuppandi How does it feel to find your external HDD which was working fine until last night works no more.. ?? You're reduced to a numb with only your internal HDD to store for its meager space ?? You no-longer are able to read anything and extract any data from your HDD for you hardly cared to doube b...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:16:30 PDT
How to Replace Old Computer Batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-Old-Computer-Batteries/
How to Replace Old Computer Batteries - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/BR66/HU1RW9MP/F61BR66HU1RW9MP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/BR66/HU1RW9MP/F61BR66HU1RW9MP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/BR66/HU1RW9MP/F61BR66HU1RW9MP.SMALL.jpg Chuck Brown 14 Tried of replacing your batteries every 2 years for you laptop? Now you can change your batteries in your laptop so you will not have to spend $100 on a new battery Start Disconnect the battery from your laptop. There will be 2 tabs on each side of the battery, just slide them to the side and pul...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:00:11 PDT
How to Build A Custom PC: The Complete n0ob's Guide to Building a Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-A-Custom-PC%3a-The-Complete-n0ob-s-Guid/
How to Build A Custom PC: The Complete n0ob's Guide to Building a Computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/AVT5/F5LD3QRS/FKXAVT5F5LD3QRS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/AVT5/F5LD3QRS/FKXAVT5F5LD3QRS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/AVT5/F5LD3QRS/FKXAVT5F5LD3QRS.SMALL.jpg technick29 This Instructable will take you through the basic steps of building a computer. What you will need for this is:~Computer Case~Power supply (if not included with case)~Motherboard~Processor~Hard Drive~CD Rom drive/DVD Rom drive/Floppy Drive~Modem/Ethernet card/Wireless card~Monitor~RAM~Extra Fans (i...
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Thu, 7 Jun 2007 19:24:49 PDT
Host Your Own Virtual Private Network (VPN) with OpenVPN http://www.instructables.com/id/Host-Your-Own-Virtual-Private-Network-VPN-with-O/
Host Your Own Virtual Private Network (VPN) with OpenVPN - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/X8GT/HIW8FOTM/FR3X8GTHIW8FOTM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/X8GT/HIW8FOTM/FR3X8GTHIW8FOTM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/X8GT/HIW8FOTM/FR3X8GTHIW8FOTM.SMALL.jpg jayredge A Virtual Private Network, or VPN, creates an encrypted tunnel between you computer (client) and the VPN (server). This encrypted tunnel carries data that cannot be deciphered without the proper keys, and you control what clients have access to those keys. A popular VPN software is called OpenVPN. T...
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Tue, 9 Jul 2013 17:03:10 PDT
How To Watch Star Wars On Telnet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Watch-Star-Wars-On-Telnet/
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 13:30:57 PDT
How to recover data from a hard drive (stuck heads: buzzing, clicking, etc) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-recover-data-from-a-hard-drive-stuck-heads-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/STJE/HT2UYN88/FHZSTJEHT2UYN88.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/STJE/HT2UYN88/FHZSTJEHT2UYN88.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/STJE/HT2UYN88/FHZSTJEHT2UYN88.SMALL.jpg DIYPerks Does your hard drive make a buzzing noise when you turn it on? Or does it make clicking noises or not spin up? Well, in this video I will show you how to fix this fairly common problem which is caused by the drive's heads getting stuck on the platters.
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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 08:23:28 PDT
Flexible Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexible-Keyboard/
Flexible Keyboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/4FN8/HSVT9N6P/FEM4FN8HSVT9N6P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/4FN8/HSVT9N6P/FEM4FN8HSVT9N6P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/4FN8/HSVT9N6P/FEM4FN8HSVT9N6P.SMALL.jpg hitansh I made this flexible keyboard from a plastic and stiff keyboard. I made it to make my raspberry pi totally compact and portable. Requirement: Keyboard Screw Driver Letter Stickers Rubber Bands Nylon String Tape Open Up The Keyboard You need to open up the keyboard. ...
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 09:22:09 PDT
Unlock Windows User Account If Your Password Expired or Forgot http://www.instructables.com/id/Unlock-Windows-User-Account-If-Your-Password-Expir/
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 02:23:10 PDT
Make Robot voices using free software http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Robot-voices-using-free-software/
Make Robot voices using free software - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/9C8Z/GB5HCXJL/FHC9C8ZGB5HCXJL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/9C8Z/GB5HCXJL/FHC9C8ZGB5HCXJL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/9C8Z/GB5HCXJL/FHC9C8ZGB5HCXJL.SMALL.jpg geocrasher Have you ever wanted your own personal robot voice to tell you you've got mail, or to welcome you to your computer when you log in?  Seek no more! For with a website, a free audio editing program, and a few simple steps you'll have your robot underlings talking to you in no time. You can modify the...
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Sat, 3 Jul 2010 23:35:30 PDT
Assembling a Desktop Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Assembling-a-Desktop-Computer/
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 07:05:18 PST
portable computer workstation http://www.instructables.com/id/portable-computer-workstation/
portable computer workstation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/L0OY/HS8FUNQ5/FTYL0OYHS8FUNQ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/L0OY/HS8FUNQ5/FTYL0OYHS8FUNQ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/L0OY/HS8FUNQ5/FTYL0OYHS8FUNQ5.SMALL.jpg razenhazen I had this all lined up for the magnetic contest, but didn't get it finished in time. I think it fits this category ok though. I have several templates that work for me a couple of which I will share here and they are all behind each other in the workstation.  materials and tools 2 metal trays (1...
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 04:36:56 PST
Successful Hard Drive Controller Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Successful-Hard-Drive-Controller-Replacement/
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 02:46:19 PST
Home Semiconductor Manufacturing http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Semiconductor-Manufacturing/
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 12:02:49 PST
LCD screen for under $35 (recycle old laptops) http://www.instructables.com/id/LCD-screen-for-under-35-recycle-old-laptops/
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Wed, 27 Nov 2013 07:17:04 PST
How to Use your iPhone as a Webcam http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-your-Iphone-as-a-Webcam/
How to Use your iPhone as a Webcam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/AZ33/GY3E1V2K/FNRAZ33GY3E1V2K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/AZ33/GY3E1V2K/FNRAZ33GY3E1V2K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/AZ33/GY3E1V2K/FNRAZ33GY3E1V2K.SMALL.jpg yummy2000 If you are at all tech savy, you would have had faced a dilemma once or twice where you need a decent webcam (damn those things), or would just like one for convenience. Well, luckily most of us have iPhones (apple takeover in progress, please wait until your country submits to apple rulership).As t...
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Tue, 31 Jan 2012 21:47:53 PST
Computer Hacking For Noobs http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Hacking-For-Noobs/
Computer Hacking For Noobs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/SFQQ/FJCEE5TO/FRSSFQQFJCEE5TO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/SFQQ/FJCEE5TO/FRSSFQQFJCEE5TO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/SFQQ/FJCEE5TO/FRSSFQQFJCEE5TO.SMALL.jpg neardood How to hack you're computer's account using command pronpt.This stuff is really interesting and EVIL!!!**Edit****Announcement**Ok, due to popular demand, Imgo add actual screenshots, use spellcheck and try to add helpful tips. So all you nagging *** get off my back!!!!In this instructable, youu'l le...
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Fri, 27 Jun 2008 21:23:26 PDT
Computer Mouse Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Mouse-Mod/
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 22:54:51 PST
Dual Boot Ubuntu and Windows 8 UEFI http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Boot-Ubuntu-and-Windows-8-UEFI/
Dual Boot Ubuntu and Windows 8 UEFI - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/0GB8/HMVJAKRR/FRJ0GB8HMVJAKRR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/0GB8/HMVJAKRR/FRJ0GB8HMVJAKRR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/0GB8/HMVJAKRR/FRJ0GB8HMVJAKRR.SMALL.jpg eLab Ubuntu installation alongside Windows has always been relatively easy to do, however, the new computers with Windows 8 have new safety and protection mechanisms and new Bios (UEFI), that make this process a little harder. This post will guide you through the necessary steps to achieve a successful ...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 15:31:27 PDT
Dummy Monitor for Photo Shoots and Product Demos http://www.instructables.com/id/Dummy-Monitor-for-Photo-Shoots-and-Product-Demos/
Dummy Monitor for Photo Shoots and Product Demos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/YF1Y/H1426LYK/F29YF1YH1426LYK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/YF1Y/H1426LYK/F29YF1YH1426LYK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/YF1Y/H1426LYK/F29YF1YH1426LYK.SMALL.jpg jackzylkin For my home business (usbtypewriter.com) I do a lot of product photography showing customized computer workstations.  But setting up a computer workstation for a photo shoot involves a lot of setup (since I have to move the entire workstation from my actual desk over to the photo set), and the ugly ...
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Tue, 17 Apr 2012 11:31:03 PDT
Unlock hard drive from an old BT Vision box http://www.instructables.com/id/Unlock-hard-drive-from-an-old-BT-Vision-box/
Unlock hard drive from an old BT Vision box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/54VO/HQMN69RP/FZ254VOHQMN69RP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/54VO/HQMN69RP/FZ254VOHQMN69RP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/54VO/HQMN69RP/FZ254VOHQMN69RP.SMALL.jpg atweedlie A couple of years ago I cancelled my subscription to BT Vision. Since then the box has been gathering dust in my shed. I started putting together a server for my Xboxes running XBMC and was hunting for a suitable hard drive for the operating system when I came across the BT Vision box. I opened it u...
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 12:33:04 PST
3 Ways to Enable Administrator Account in Windows 7 http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Ways-to-Enable-Administrator-Account-in-Windows-/
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 02:42:00 PST
Yellow Dots of Mystery: Is Your Printer Spying on You? http://www.instructables.com/id/Yellow-Dots-of-Mystery-Is-Your-Printer-Spying-on-/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2008 11:50:20 PDT
Take a trip on the internet via command line. http://www.instructables.com/id/Take-a-trip-on-the-internet-via-command-line/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/NZ1O/H27LSUOF/FRNNZ1OH27LSUOF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/NZ1O/H27LSUOF/FRNNZ1OH27LSUOF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/NZ1O/H27LSUOF/FRNNZ1OH27LSUOF.SMALL.jpg Computothought The graphical user interface is very easy, but if you are to be a real computer administrator, you will need to use the command line at one point or another.  This is especially true with virtual systems where memory is at a premium. Here were are going to take a trip on the network, all from the ke...
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Thu, 24 May 2012 11:35:04 PDT
How to Build a Media File Hub For Your Home (for MacOS and Windows) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Media-File-Hub-For-Your-Home-for-M/
How to Build a Media File Hub For Your Home (for MacOS and Windows) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/SNXB/H8VUDLU5/FVHSNXBH8VUDLU5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/SNXB/H8VUDLU5/FVHSNXBH8VUDLU5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/SNXB/H8VUDLU5/FVHSNXBH8VUDLU5.SMALL.jpg jawalther Want to create a hub for everyone in your house to share movies, music, and files? What you will need: •  Wireless Router (I recommend the ASUS RT-N56U. Its the router I have and it works perfectly for this) •  Computer with internet access (preferably multiple computers—otherwise, whats the point?...
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Tue, 30 Oct 2012 03:53:35 PDT
How to Access your Media from Anywhere by Hosting your Own Cloud! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-Access-your-Media-from-Anywhere-by-Hosting-you/
How to Access your Media from Anywhere by Hosting your Own Cloud! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/U3FP/H8CVKA7Z/F3YU3FPH8CVKA7Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/U3FP/H8CVKA7Z/F3YU3FPH8CVKA7Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/U3FP/H8CVKA7Z/F3YU3FPH8CVKA7Z.SMALL.jpg jayredge Have you ever dreamed of accessing your media from anywhere in the world? This tutorial will show you how to host your own cloud at home which will allow you to access your media from anywhere as long as you have an internet connection. I decided to make this tutorial after struggling for months tr...
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Fri, 19 Oct 2012 15:40:56 PDT
How to power up an ATX Power Supply without a PC! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-power-up-an-ATX-Power-Supply-without-a-PC/
How to power up an ATX Power Supply without a PC! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/WA2A/FDSE96XW/FYTWA2AFDSE96XW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/WA2A/FDSE96XW/FYTWA2AFDSE96XW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/WA2A/FDSE96XW/FYTWA2AFDSE96XW.SMALL.jpg FixedHDD In this instructable i will show you how to power up an ATX Power Supply without a PC. Maybe in some cases you want to test an old CD-Rom Drive or something else. All that you have is a PSU from an old PC an a wire. Here I show you how do to it. Search! Just look after the green wire in the ...
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Mon, 17 Mar 2008 10:14:19 PDT
Awesome Computer Secret Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Computer-Secret-Compartment/
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 17:02:54 PST
Creating your First Multi-touch Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-your-First-Multi-touch-Table/
Creating your First Multi-touch Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/OPS8/HQ4QHABO/FH7OPS8HQ4QHABO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/OPS8/HQ4QHABO/FH7OPS8HQ4QHABO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/OPS8/HQ4QHABO/FH7OPS8HQ4QHABO.SMALL.jpg Jamaal_7lna It has been a long time since I've contributed to this website--going on to a year almost--I was trying to accomplish a personal goal that was in the making since my early high school years. This instructable has taken 2 years of independent research and setbacks, but it is finally here. I present t...
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 00:58:41 PST
A Multi-Touch Table with an AI User Control Point http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Multi-Touch-Table-with-an-AI-User-Control-Point/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/Q284/H67397OT/FLIQ284H67397OT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/Q284/H67397OT/FLIQ284H67397OT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/Q284/H67397OT/FLIQ284H67397OT.SMALL.jpg Jamaal_7lna                 The Optical Interface Design Club (OIDC) is a research/design-based student organization founded in The University of Alabama in Huntsville on the Fall Semester of 2012. The aim of the OIDC is to provide all students—especially undergraduate students—with research-level experience an...
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Tue, 28 Aug 2012 11:16:31 PDT
Multi-touch Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-touch-Table-1/
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 17:18:53 PST
Protect Yourself Against This Popular Hack: Hardware Keyloggers http://www.instructables.com/id/Protect-Yourself-Against-This-Popular-Hack%3a-Hardwa/
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Tue, 4 Sep 2007 03:15:41 PDT
Crack Open a Kindle Touch http://www.instructables.com/id/Crack-Open-a-Kindle-Touch/
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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 06:48:19 PST
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-/
How to install OS X Mountain Lion on your PC with iAtkos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/Z8HB/HMVJCM3L/FPIZ8HBHMVJCM3L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/Z8HB/HMVJCM3L/FPIZ8HBHMVJCM3L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/Z8HB/HMVJCM3L/FPIZ8HBHMVJCM3L.SMALL.jpg Omar Amir If you're interested in running Mac OS X, but you don't want to pay ridiculous prices for a normal Mac, then a Hackintosh just might be for you. In this guide, I'll show you how to install Mountain Lion on your PC with the iAtkos distro. Distros are pirated copies of Mac OS X that have been modifie...
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Sun, 27 Oct 2013 11:55:03 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
DIY Old Keyboard 5-pin DIN to PS2 converter http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Keyboard-5-pin-DIN-to-PS2-converter/
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Sun, 22 Dec 2013 03:30:14 PST
Travel PC table for commuters http://www.instructables.com/id/Travel-PC-table-for-commuters/
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Sat, 21 Dec 2013 13:44:54 PST
Secret door CD ROM / Puerta secreta CD ROM http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-door-CD-ROM-Puerta-secreta-CD-ROM/
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 20:06:34 PST
How to install a furnace booster fan on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-install-a-furnace-booster-fan-on-the-cheap/
How to install a furnace booster fan on the cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/UQOC/G0KQKBZN/FD2UQOCG0KQKBZN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/UQOC/G0KQKBZN/FD2UQOCG0KQKBZN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/UQOC/G0KQKBZN/FD2UQOCG0KQKBZN.SMALL.jpg F22-Raptor Normal0falsefalsefalseMicrosoftInternetExplorer4/* 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-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt;mso-para-margin:0in;mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001p...
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Tue, 20 Oct 2009 13:24:38 PDT
Convert an old laptop into a Media Center http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-an-old-laptop-into-a-Media-Center/
Convert an old laptop into a Media Center - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/ZCZJ/HP0CRHRX/F8LZCZJHP0CRHRX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/ZCZJ/HP0CRHRX/F8LZCZJHP0CRHRX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/ZCZJ/HP0CRHRX/F8LZCZJHP0CRHRX.SMALL.jpg Asilay How to take and old Laptop and convert it into a Home Theater PC that runs XBMC on Openelec. I have used a Acer Aspire AMD motherboard with 1gig RAM. How to install Openelec with windows. Here Note: Openelec and XBMC are Open Source programs. Credit goes to the developers for a awesome program. ...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 13:20:17 PST
One Part $1 Computer Security Power Lockout http://www.instructables.com/id/1-PC-Hardware-Security-Power-Lockout/
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 23:01:13 PST
Fix the Dell OLOD (Orange Light Of Death) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-the-Dell-OLOD-Orange-Light-Of-Death/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/1U7Y/GNINET8T/F7M1U7YGNINET8T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/1U7Y/GNINET8T/F7M1U7YGNINET8T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/1U7Y/GNINET8T/F7M1U7YGNINET8T.SMALL.jpg curtisg890 If you have a Dell pc that won't turn on, Chances are that you have a power supply problem. Most of the time the power light will be flashing Orange. Step By Step: (Disconnect all cables, Inc the power) 1. Open the case of your Dell Pc 2. On the power supply box (top right) find the GREEN wire (The...
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Tue, 10 May 2011 10:19:05 PDT
How to add a SATA Hard Drive to your computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-add-a-SATA-Hard-Drive/
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Fri, 15 Nov 2013 17:46:50 PST
Simple Steps to Help a PC Computer Start-Up More Quickly http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Steps-to-Help-a-PC-Computer-Start-Up-More-Q-1/
Simple Steps to Help a PC Computer Start-Up More Quickly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/HRCL/HNHSDW5L/F2OHRCLHNHSDW5L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/HRCL/HNHSDW5L/F2OHRCLHNHSDW5L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/HRCL/HNHSDW5L/F2OHRCLHNHSDW5L.SMALL.jpg jbatem30 Have you seen those computer commercials, such as the PC Doctor, that offer to speed up your computer for a price? Before you spend money on speeding up your computer use these free simple steps that will help. It does not matter what your computer skills are! Following these steps you will be able ...
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Fri, 1 Nov 2013 19:43:21 PDT
Use Google DNS as your DNS http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-Google-DNS-as-your-DNS/
Use Google DNS as your DNS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/ZSDS/HMWVZ7OO/FA5ZSDSHMWVZ7OO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/ZSDS/HMWVZ7OO/FA5ZSDSHMWVZ7OO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/ZSDS/HMWVZ7OO/FA5ZSDSHMWVZ7OO.SMALL.jpg kavya123 When you use Google DNS as your DNS then you get more speed then your regular DNS. Step 1 Go to control panel. Step 2 Then go to network connections. Then open your default connection.  Then click on properties.  . then click networking. . Then open Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Then ...
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Fri, 18 Oct 2013 09:15:11 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
How To Free Up Your Hard drive http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Free-Up-Your-Hard-drive/
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Sun, 6 Oct 2013 09:13:22 PDT
How to make a high efficient ventilation cooling system for Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-high-efficient-ventilation-cooling-s/
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Sat, 5 Oct 2013 05:12:52 PDT
Plexiglas Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Plexiglas-Computer/
Plexiglas Computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/0R64/HM33VJF4/FMT0R64HM33VJF4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/0R64/HM33VJF4/FMT0R64HM33VJF4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/0R64/HM33VJF4/FMT0R64HM33VJF4.SMALL.jpg RoeyLeon Hello everyone My brother ( Zack ) has got a birthday on October. and his Living room computer decided to commit suicide  Since i love building stuff ( Especially from Plexiglas ) i made him a super cool HTPC Computer with a case of Plexiglas ! Enjoy !  :)  Purchase List The Things you...
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Fri, 4 Oct 2013 11:40:31 PDT
Ergonmic Down-View Monitor Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Ergonmic-Down-View-Monitor-Adapter/
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Tue, 24 Sep 2013 19:37:36 PDT
Your First Program in C http://www.instructables.com/id/Your-First-Program-in-C-1/
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Sun, 22 Sep 2013 14:43:14 PDT