Instructables: exploring - technology - computers - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 26 Apr 2017 03:31:56 PDT BLOX v1.01 The Amazing Progress Bar in CMD http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Amazing-Progress-Bar-in-CMD/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 14:43:39 PDT
Get more Dropbox space free (free, as in free beer) http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-More-Drobox-Space/
Get more Dropbox space free (free, as in free beer) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/RB88/ILS8YG7P/FD5RB88ILS8YG7P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/RB88/ILS8YG7P/FD5RB88ILS8YG7P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/RB88/ILS8YG7P/FD5RB88ILS8YG7P.SMALL.jpg The Liberator Are you also short on storage in your Dropbox, then this is your guide to more space.All you need to get 16GB extra is a computer with internet access and time.What we need to do is: Boot a Linux LiveCD (don't worry, it's easy) on a virtual computer, which we have installed. Create a temporary ...
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Mon, 14 Mar 2016 13:55:59 PDT
How to install Ubuntu 14.04 alongside Windows http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-Ubuntu-1404-Alongside-Windows/
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 11:56:57 PST
Make your Own Text-To-Speech Program!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-Own-Text-To-Speech-Program/
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Wed, 12 Sep 2012 17:43:18 PDT
How to make a Roblox account http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Roblox-account/
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Fri, 4 Jun 2010 01:55:18 PDT
How To Get Any Item in UNDERTALE http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Get-Any-Item-in-UNDERTALE/
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 17:53:03 PDT
Repair and upgrade a Logitech G25/G27 wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-and-Upgrade-a-Logitech-G25G27-Wheel/
Repair and upgrade a Logitech G25/G27 wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/37P1/IN7QU9GD/FZK37P1IN7QU9GD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/37P1/IN7QU9GD/FZK37P1IN7QU9GD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/37P1/IN7QU9GD/FZK37P1IN7QU9GD.SMALL.jpg Dui ni shuo de dui Hello Everyone,This is my very first instructable of a serie I wish to be long and useful ! Please forgive my english which may sometimes be not so great, Some of you may have this simulation driving steering wheel from Logitech. It is probably a bit outdated now, but it is really a nice wheel, prec...
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 02:03:54 PDT
DIY Computer Clean Up Batch Script http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Small-Tool-to-Clean-Your-Pc/
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 05:58:39 PST
Different colours in batch files http://www.instructables.com/id/Different-colours-in-batch-files/
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Sat, 15 Dec 2012 07:53:18 PST
Touch Screen Smart Coffee Table Tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/Touch-Screen-Smart-Coffee-Table-Tablet/
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Fri, 7 Apr 2017 21:32:23 PDT
Full screen batch matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-screen-batch-matrix/
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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:20:12 PDT
Convert a 1.44MB floppy to 720K http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-144mb-floppy-to-720k/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:03:57 PDT
Easy (and fun) notepad script http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-and-fun-notepad-script/
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Sun, 28 Apr 2013 09:45:52 PDT
A introduction to VBScript Programming http://www.instructables.com/id/A-introduction-to-VBScript-Programming/
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Wed, 15 Feb 2012 11:48:30 PST
Super easy way to mount Non-VESA monitors http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-Way-to-Mount-Non-VESA-Monitors/
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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 22:24:18 PDT
UPS Battery Upgrade - 1.5 Hours Backup Time!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/UPS-Battery-Upgrade-15-Hours-Backup-Time/
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Sun, 21 Mar 2010 19:23:50 PDT
Space Key Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatically-add-the-word-space-when-the-space-ke/
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 10:11:03 PDT
How to know if your computer is being monitored http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-know-if-your-computer-is-being-monitored/
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 16:37:16 PST
Uninterruptible Power Supply - Extending the Run Time http://www.instructables.com/id/Extending-the-Run-Time-of-an-Uninterruptible-Power/
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Sat, 11 Aug 2012 08:47:58 PDT
Designing a PC Case From Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Designing-a-PC-Case-From-Scratch/
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 19:44:53 PST
GEEK-TO-YOU: How to safely troubleshoot, clean, and repair a computer http://www.instructables.com/id/GEEK-TO-YOU-How-to-safely-troubleshoot-clean-an/
GEEK-TO-YOU: How to safely troubleshoot, clean, and repair a computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/6U7E/H6S412HL/F1U6U7EH6S412HL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/6U7E/H6S412HL/F1U6U7EH6S412HL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/6U7E/H6S412HL/F1U6U7EH6S412HL.SMALL.jpg darman12 This Instructable will teach you some basic rules to follow when working in the inside of your computer. Important note: The components you see outside of the computer are components no longer in use either because they are dead or too outdated to be useful. PLEASE do not remove your components un...
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Fri, 14 Sep 2012 23:19:40 PDT
[Batch Code] FAKE Blue screen of Death http://www.instructables.com/id/Batch-CodeFAKE-Blue-screen-of-Death/
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 05:31:21 PST
How to Make a Simple Calculator in Java http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Simple-Calculator-in-Java/
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 15:26:50 PST
How To Install RAM In A Desktop PC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-RAM-In-A-Desktop-PC/
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 00:27:20 PST
Purdue iTap Printer for Mac http://www.instructables.com/id/Purdue-iTap-Printer-for-Mac/
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Tue, 6 Oct 2015 13:03:36 PDT
GMOD Textures Fix Download - Fix Error Signs! http://www.instructables.com/id/GMOD-Textures-Fix-Download-Fix-Error-Signs/
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 07:37:15 PDT
Cooling an enclosed computer desk - Ikea Alex http://www.instructables.com/id/Cooling-an-enclosed-computer-desk-Ikea-Alex/
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Tue, 28 May 2013 14:46:21 PDT
Nintendo AMD retro modern gaming PC build using new and old parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Nintendo-AMD-Retro-Modern-Gaming-PC-Build/
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Mon, 28 Dec 2015 06:24:18 PST
How To Create a Simple Character In Adobe Flash CS5.5 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Create-a-Simple-Character-In-Adobe-Flash-CS/
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Thu, 7 Nov 2013 17:13:21 PST
Desk Mount Monitor Stand for Under $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-Mount-Monitor-Stand-for-Under-20/
Desk Mount Monitor Stand for Under $20 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/KTNT/GONGWRI7/FN7KTNTGONGWRI7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/KTNT/GONGWRI7/FN7KTNTGONGWRI7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/KTNT/GONGWRI7/FN7KTNTGONGWRI7.SMALL.jpg velasco481 So what do you do when you become overrun with projects, and your desk is overflowing with parts and pieces?  Finish some of said projects, clean off your work station and get organized?  Don't be absurd!  You take your monitor off the desk and free up more room.  While this could easily be a true d...
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Sat, 11 Jun 2011 16:34:25 PDT
How to fix a noisy fan on a ATI Radeon HD 5870 video card http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-a-noisy-fan-on-a-ATI-Radeon-HD-5870-vid/
How to fix a noisy fan on a ATI Radeon HD 5870 video card - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/GDEN/I516RCNL/F0XGDENI516RCNL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/GDEN/I516RCNL/F0XGDENI516RCNL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/GDEN/I516RCNL/F0XGDENI516RCNL.SMALL.jpg mfrontuto This Instructable will show you how to fix the insanely loud noise that will come out of your ATI Radeon HD 5870 video card when your fan starts to wear out.This works for both the PC and MAC versions of this video card Tools Needed For this instructable you will need several tools.Your ATI Rad...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 03:33:24 PST
How To Completely Disassemble a MAC Mouse - Clean/Repair/Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Completely-Disassemble-a-MAC-Mouse-Clean/
How To Completely Disassemble a MAC Mouse - Clean/Repair/Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/33X5/FQCTM0L0/F8R33X5FQCTM0L0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/33X5/FQCTM0L0/F8R33X5FQCTM0L0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/33X5/FQCTM0L0/F8R33X5FQCTM0L0.SMALL.jpg hemlocke Situation: Your MAC mouse scroll ball is not scrolling correctly, whether it be down as in my case or up or around in general. Action (Multiple Choice): A) Buy a new mouse. B) Clean the little bugger. C) Only use the track-pad (Laptop only option) D) Slam the mouse around and hope to dislodge the ...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2009 21:06:02 PST
Add/remove write protection to disk (USB-HDD-SSD) http://www.instructables.com/id/Addremove-write-protection-to-disk/
Add/remove write protection to disk (USB-HDD-SSD) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/FJ2F/IF9UAINF/FKZFJ2FIF9UAINF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/FJ2F/IF9UAINF/FKZFJ2FIF9UAINF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/FJ2F/IF9UAINF/FKZFJ2FIF9UAINF.SMALL.jpg Xkillerx97 Want add or remove the write protection to an disk ? No problem,follow this guide and you'll can do it !. Open Cmd and start diskpart service. 0) Press Win+R button and type in shell " cmd ",then press enter.1) In cmd type " diskpart " . Open disk lists and select the disk. 2) Type "list disk...
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Thu, 1 Oct 2015 13:44:27 PDT
Microsoft Excel 2010 Basic Instructions for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Microsoft-Excel-2010-Basic-Instructions-for-Beginn/
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Wed, 16 Oct 2013 14:48:35 PDT
Opening HP Mini 110 http://www.instructables.com/id/Opening-HP-Mini-110/
Opening HP Mini 110 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/IUAM/GQT1XKUK/FUNIUAMGQT1XKUK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/IUAM/GQT1XKUK/FUNIUAMGQT1XKUK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/IUAM/GQT1XKUK/FUNIUAMGQT1XKUK.SMALL.jpg theend757 This Step show you how to open a Hp Mini 110 Notebook. Im not a fan of those mini notebook. Note you will need a *  phillips screwdriver (Make sure is the right one or else you may damage the screw.) * Try to remember where are the screws goes. Remove Battery and 6 Screws *Remove the battery...
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Mon, 1 Aug 2011 14:25:19 PDT
Creating a chat server using java http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-Chat-Server-Using-Java/
Creating a chat server using java - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/UMKR/IM55XZQN/FRJUMKRIM55XZQN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/UMKR/IM55XZQN/FRJUMKRIM55XZQN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/UMKR/IM55XZQN/FRJUMKRIM55XZQN.SMALL.jpg CanadianLobster IntroductionNetworking is a major branch of programming that is vital to connecting users through devices. As such many programming languages have multiple ways to form connections users and servers or between peers. For starting out programming, Java is one of the first languages many programmers l...
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Wed, 23 Mar 2016 21:56:58 PDT
Scanning with the Canon iR 3245 Copier http://www.instructables.com/id/Scanning-with-the-Canon-iR-3245-Copier/
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Sat, 19 Jan 2013 10:10:16 PST
How to fix a broken monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-a-broken-monitor/
How to fix a broken monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/92U5/HIGFAWRC/FOO92U5HIGFAWRC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/92U5/HIGFAWRC/FOO92U5HIGFAWRC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/92U5/HIGFAWRC/FOO92U5HIGFAWRC.SMALL.jpg lukish So I came home one day to find my old LCD monitor would turn on for a couple seconds and black out. If this sounds familiar, try shining a light at the monitor. If you can see faint outlines of what the screen is supposed to be showing, congrats your backlight is probably broken. Here's what you nee...
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Sat, 29 Jun 2013 18:36:51 PDT
Speed up ur computer without buying anything http://www.instructables.com/id/Speed-up-ur-computer-without-buying-anything/
Speed up ur computer without buying anything - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F16/1EA7/FBU37CG7/F161EA7FBU37CG7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F16/1EA7/FBU37CG7/F161EA7FBU37CG7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F16/1EA7/FBU37CG7/F161EA7FBU37CG7.SMALL.jpg joehadac This instructable teaches you how to make your computer perform better for free i know the pics are weird just click and scroll down Open note pad Start up notepad... Put in the following mystring=(80000000)thats an 8 with seven 0s saving save as: ram.vbe vbe isnt the file format just sav...
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Thu, 20 Dec 2007 17:57:43 PST
How to find your facebook ID http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-find-your-facebook-ID/
How to find your facebook ID - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/6XOF/GSEEJPHP/FTK6XOFGSEEJPHP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/6XOF/GSEEJPHP/FTK6XOFGSEEJPHP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/6XOF/GSEEJPHP/FTK6XOFGSEEJPHP.SMALL.jpg jordan4762 Ok, a few years ago you could find the URL to your profile picture to get your facebook ID. But facebook changed that, and people who changed their username (http://www.facebook.com/USERNAME) can't find their ID. So I have this little trick. Its really easy. Enjoy =) Find your username (or set one...
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Sat, 10 Sep 2011 07:43:48 PDT
Dual Booting Windows and Ubuntu http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Booting-Windows-and-Ubuntu/
Dual Booting Windows and Ubuntu - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/5BOD/I4XP4PCB/FDW5BODI4XP4PCB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/5BOD/I4XP4PCB/FDW5BODI4XP4PCB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/5BOD/I4XP4PCB/FDW5BODI4XP4PCB.SMALL.jpg joshwoldstad If you have a computer, you have probably heard of Linux. Linux is an operating system that has open-source development. If you are curious about trying out Linux and don't want to totally remove Windows, or want to have both Windows and a Linux System on your computer, you can set up dual-booting o...
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 13:06:20 PST
Purdue iTap Printer for Windows http://www.instructables.com/id/Purdue-iTap-Printer-for-Windows/
Purdue iTap Printer for Windows - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/MZSN/IFI3871W/FCPMZSNIFI3871W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/MZSN/IFI3871W/FCPMZSNIFI3871W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/MZSN/IFI3871W/FCPMZSNIFI3871W.SMALL.jpg Engl421Group3 This is a guide to add itap printers on your laptop. Open "My Computer" Press Windows Key + E key Type "\\printers.itap.purdue.edu" Type in your crediential ID : onepurdue\{Your Purdue Career Account ID}Password : {Your Purdue career account password}If you have trouble getting through thi...
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Tue, 6 Oct 2015 13:36:25 PDT
Play Minecraft On mac with xbox 360 controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-Minecraft-on-Mac-With-Xbox-360-Controller/
Play Minecraft On mac with xbox 360 controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/ZFSS/II7RJVJW/F0BZFSSII7RJVJW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/ZFSS/II7RJVJW/F0BZFSSII7RJVJW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/ZFSS/II7RJVJW/F0BZFSSII7RJVJW.SMALL.jpg oripotam HEY GUYS!I have played Minecraft on the xbox 360 and on the computer . To be honest the computer version is a lot better but the xbox edition is WAY easier to play the Xbox 360 version.So here is the solution.Look at my other Instructable called, How to connect Xbox 360 controller to mac. Do that an...
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Wed, 16 Dec 2015 10:07:26 PST
Folder bomb Batch File http://www.instructables.com/id/Folder-bomb-Batch-File/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 20:08:15 PST
How To Terminate Coax Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Terminate-Coax-Cable/
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 11:00:49 PDT
Build a bootable UFD for flashing AMI BIOS http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-bootable-UFD-for-flashing-AMI-BIOS/
Build a bootable UFD for flashing AMI BIOS - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/1ADU/FRXW6WNM/FO31ADUFRXW6WNM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/1ADU/FRXW6WNM/FO31ADUFRXW6WNM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/1ADU/FRXW6WNM/FO31ADUFRXW6WNM.SMALL.jpg etittel Both notebook and desktop PCs occasionally require BIOS updates. When you visit a vendor's Web site (either the PC mfgr or the BIOS maker) and discover a new BIOS with features you want, or upgrades require a new BIOS, it's time to put all the ingredients together, make a backup of the current BIOS,...
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Fri, 13 Mar 2009 10:11:15 PDT
How to rip a disc and make an image file http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-rip-a-disc-and-make-an-image-file/
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Tue, 24 Apr 2012 17:54:20 PDT
How to lock files on Windows 10 computers. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-lock-files-on-Windows-10-computers/
How to lock files on Windows 10 computers. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/VBP1/IFY743Q3/FJ4VBP1IFY743Q3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/VBP1/IFY743Q3/FJ4VBP1IFY743Q3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/VBP1/IFY743Q3/FJ4VBP1IFY743Q3.SMALL.jpg jdiana39 This instructable will teach you how to lock files on your computers that you want to keep private. Choose the Folder you wish to lock. Navigate to the folder on your computer in which you wish to secure and open it. Create a new txt doc. Inside the desired folder, create a new text document b...
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Mon, 19 Oct 2015 14:29:13 PDT
Making a Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Computer/
Making a Computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/22WQ/FTK8APHE/FU522WQFTK8APHE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/22WQ/FTK8APHE/FU522WQFTK8APHE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/22WQ/FTK8APHE/FU522WQFTK8APHE.SMALL.jpg Redfox888888 There are many how to build computers instructables and guides out there, but they all tell you to get certain parts.You can use any parts in your computer as long as they fit. Once you have the right parts, you can build it in a short time. By "right " i mean the actual part, like ram, Hard drive e...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2009 15:15:06 PDT
Upgrade your XBMC dashboard to the most current build of XBMC http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrade-your-XBMC-dashboard-to-the-most-current-bu/
Upgrade your XBMC dashboard to the most current build of XBMC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/MNQ7/GI0TD1M8/F9QMNQ7GI0TD1M8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/MNQ7/GI0TD1M8/F9QMNQ7GI0TD1M8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/MNQ7/GI0TD1M8/F9QMNQ7GI0TD1M8.SMALL.jpg jdogtotherescue Obviously this only pertains to the xbox version of xbmc as any version of xbmc you would obtain for windows, linux, or mac would already be new and current.  I discovered this by wanting to make my xbox media center to the newer version so i could use the confluence and pm3hd skins.  I went to the ...
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Wed, 29 Dec 2010 14:26:22 PST