Instructables: exploring - technology - convert http://www.instructables.com Mon, 1 Sep 2014 01:14:15 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to convert film negatives into digital contact sheets http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-convert-film-negatives-into-digital-contact/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 10:58:41 PDT
BATTERY RETROFIT FOR CORDLESS TOOLS! http://www.instructables.com/id/BATTERY-RETROFIT-FOR-CORDLESS-TOOLS/
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 14:46:15 PDT
How to download youtube videos http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-download-youtube-videos-1/
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 11:31:55 PDT
Improve fiberoptic display with LEDs and micro-controller. http://www.instructables.com/id/Improve-fiberoptic-display-with-LEDs-and-micro-con/
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 08:41:00 PST
Converting M4A to MP3. http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-M4A-to-MP3/
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 18:49:24 PST
Make SMD Chips Breadboard Friendly http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-SMD-Chips-to-DIP-Breadboard-Friendly/
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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 01:44:04 PST
How to Convert Most Video Files into MP4 Using XMedia Recode http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-Most-Video-Files-into-MP4-Using-XMe/
How to Convert Most Video Files into MP4 Using XMedia Recode - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/YIOV/HNP536H4/F7CYIOVHNP536H4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/YIOV/HNP536H4/F7CYIOVHNP536H4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/YIOV/HNP536H4/F7CYIOVHNP536H4.SMALL.jpg RyGuy176 A big problem I always have is this: "I have a really important video file saved and I need to do some minor editing, but the program I wish to use won't accept it's file format! What do I do!?" Well, you've come to the right place, darling. In this simple instrucable, I will show you step by step...
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 11:37:52 PST
Prepping images for Lumi Inkodye using Free (and Open Source) Software (GIMP) http://www.instructables.com/id/Prepping-images-for-Lumi-Inkodye-using-FOSS-Softwa/
Prepping images for Lumi Inkodye using Free (and Open Source) Software (GIMP) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/0KUM/HMEXT8UK/FVZ0KUMHMEXT8UK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/0KUM/HMEXT8UK/FVZ0KUMHMEXT8UK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/0KUM/HMEXT8UK/FVZ0KUMHMEXT8UK.SMALL.jpg domstyle Inkodye is a light-reactive dye made by the Lumi company. There are a lot of good instructables for making stuff with Inkodye - this instructable will show you how modify an image to be printed on a transparency and used as a negative for the Inkodye process. The software we're going to use for thi...
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Mon, 7 Oct 2013 21:48:14 PDT
How to Create a Java Unit Converter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Java-Unit-Converter/
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Wed, 25 Sep 2013 22:41:37 PDT
Archiving Super Audio CDs (SACDs) with an old PS3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-54/
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Sun, 18 Aug 2013 22:32:30 PDT
How to Turn a Vine into a Gif http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Turn-a-Vine-into-a-Gif/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/238Q/HIYWOB99/FXS238QHIYWOB99.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/238Q/HIYWOB99/FXS238QHIYWOB99.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/238Q/HIYWOB99/FXS238QHIYWOB99.SMALL.jpg Sam DeRose You've just taken a great video on your smartphone's Vine app, and now you want to turn it into a gif so it can loop on your Instructables post. Follow these easy steps! On Your Phone In the Vine app, tap the 'three dots' icon under the video Tap the "share" button Tap the "copy link" ...
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Thu, 11 Jul 2013 12:58:40 PDT
How to convert incandescent bulb to led http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-convert-incandescent-bulb-to-led/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/8AYN/HF243UJK/F4Z8AYNHF243UJK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/8AYN/HF243UJK/F4Z8AYNHF243UJK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/8AYN/HF243UJK/F4Z8AYNHF243UJK.SMALL.jpg macobt Converting  incandescent bulb to led,I have buy cheap 1$ bulb fixture,which works on battery and  I converted to work on 12 volts.Inside fixture I put white led strips. Visit my blog: http://macoprojects.blogspot.com/
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Sun, 7 Apr 2013 02:17:39 PDT
Converting From Sketchup to Blender http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-From-Sketchup-to-Blender/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/19I9/HET1AWH0/FLQ19I9HET1AWH0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/19I9/HET1AWH0/FLQ19I9HET1AWH0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/19I9/HET1AWH0/FLQ19I9HET1AWH0.SMALL.jpg resistanceisfutileiflessthan1ohm PLEASE NOTE:all this plus more is also available at  http://www.instructables.com/id/Sketchup-3D-modelling-file-conversion-and-advice-/     in my experience sketchup is awesome and intuitive for modelling whilst blender is hard and confusing, whilst blender is capable of brilliant animation and ...
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Fri, 29 Mar 2013 11:23:00 PDT
DMX-512 to Serial Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/DMX-512-to-Serial-Adapter/
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Wed, 27 Mar 2013 12:53:27 PDT
Exporting Inventor Files to Illustrator and VCarve Pro http://www.instructables.com/id/Exporting-Inventor-Files-to-Illustrator/
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Tue, 5 Mar 2013 14:11:17 PST
Custom Mac Folder Icons in Photoshop Elements http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Mac-Folder-Icons-in-Photoshop-Elements/
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Sat, 1 Dec 2012 21:40:57 PST
How to make DXV videos for Resolume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-DXV-videos-for-Resolume/
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Sat, 24 Nov 2012 09:37:34 PST
Binary and Hexadecimal Conversions in Wolfram Alpha http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Wolfram-Alpha-for-Binary-Decimal-and-Hexad/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/ECQ7/H4AGLBGH/FPYECQ7H4AGLBGH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/ECQ7/H4AGLBGH/FPYECQ7H4AGLBGH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/ECQ7/H4AGLBGH/FPYECQ7H4AGLBGH.SMALL.jpg amandaghassaei If you're like me and do not have your binary, hex, and decimal conversions committed to memory yet, you will find yourself using this trick often.  I usually use Google to evaluate expressions like "sqrt(457)" or "934*pi-3.678" quickly, but I've found that it is just not smart enough to evaluate th...
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Tue, 17 Jul 2012 01:55:36 PDT
How to Put Dvd's on Your ZUNE http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Put-Dvds-on-Your-ZUNE/
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Mon, 11 Jun 2012 10:07:42 PDT
RC Car to Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Car-to-Robot/
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Sun, 1 Apr 2012 10:11:55 PDT
The cheapest way to Convert Optical Mouse into a TrackBall http://www.instructables.com/id/The-cheapest-way-to-Convert-Optical-Mouse-into-a-T/
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Tue, 13 Mar 2012 21:16:12 PDT
Converting Audio CDs into MP3s http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-Audio-CDs-into-MP3s/
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Thu, 23 Feb 2012 21:48:54 PST
Convert Towerpro MG995 servo to continuous rotation http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-Towerpro-MG995-servo-to-continuous-rotatio/
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Sun, 25 Sep 2011 09:26:35 PDT
How to convert a Rock Band USB microphone to a 1/4" mono plug microphone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-convert-a-Rock-Band-USB-microphone-to-a-14/
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Sat, 2 Jul 2011 10:43:24 PDT
Home made 2.5" to 3.5" IDE converter http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-made-25-to-35-IDE-converter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/R8K8/GM552J5D/F8NR8K8GM552J5D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/R8K8/GM552J5D/F8NR8K8GM552J5D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/R8K8/GM552J5D/F8NR8K8GM552J5D.SMALL.jpg zack247 So I needed a hard drive for a project and all I had was a 60GB 2.5" IDE one, unfortunately this project used a standard IDE cable and I don't have/don't want a 2.53.5 inch converter. So I wasted an afternoon soldering 44 tiny wires onto a connector. I went to this link to find out how the 44 pin 2...
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Wed, 6 Apr 2011 23:12:06 PDT
Convert a MP3 to a OGG file http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-MP3-to-a-OGG-file/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/81ZD/GLAMQ5V5/FEV81ZDGLAMQ5V5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/81ZD/GLAMQ5V5/FEV81ZDGLAMQ5V5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/81ZD/GLAMQ5V5/FEV81ZDGLAMQ5V5.SMALL.jpg amakerguy Learn how easy it is to convert a MP3 audio file to an OGG audio file. If you like this video please comment, and subscribe for more tutorials! My website: http://www.AaronVail.com  Follow me on Twitter: @Aaron_Vail
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Tue, 15 Mar 2011 09:14:09 PDT
How to Convert Videos to Mp3 for Free on a Mac using Garageband http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-Videos-to-Mp3-for-Free-on-a-Mac-usi/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/U7FA/GIH8NI5Z/FS2U7FAGIH8NI5Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/U7FA/GIH8NI5Z/FS2U7FAGIH8NI5Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/U7FA/GIH8NI5Z/FS2U7FAGIH8NI5Z.SMALL.jpg howtomac This is a video tutorial on how to strip audio from video and convert video into an mp3 using imovie and garage band. You can extract audio from say something like a music video or movie and save it as an mp3 in itunes. Hope your enjoyed this how to tutorial! For more tutorials visit my blog @ blue...
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Sun, 9 Jan 2011 17:18:46 PST
How to read books on a digital photo frame http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-convert-e-text-book-to-images-and-read-it/
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Sun, 15 Aug 2010 14:42:08 PDT
Turn your broken laptop into a desktop http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-broken-laptop-into-a-desktop/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/FSYY/GC1KVD9Y/FYWFSYYGC1KVD9Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/FSYY/GC1KVD9Y/FYWFSYYGC1KVD9Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/FSYY/GC1KVD9Y/FYWFSYYGC1KVD9Y.SMALL.jpg kbhasi I had my old Acer Aspire 5054wxmi since late 2007, and it was working fine for 3 years until it developed a faulty heatsink fan, and the system's temprature went up to 77 degrees c(not f). I then found out that I could no longer use it as my everyday PC. So while I was looking around on ebay, an id...
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Sat, 31 Jul 2010 00:35:37 PDT
Atx to At ps test cable. http://www.instructables.com/id/Atx-to-At-ps-test-cable/
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Sun, 11 Jul 2010 10:48:26 PDT
Download & Convert Movies for iPod/ iPhone in a Few Steps http://www.instructables.com/id/Download-Convert-Movies-for-iPod-iPhone-in-3-S/
Download & Convert Movies for iPod/ iPhone in a Few Steps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/Y0ID/GB5HD7VK/FL0Y0IDGB5HD7VK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/Y0ID/GB5HD7VK/FL0Y0IDGB5HD7VK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/Y0ID/GB5HD7VK/FL0Y0IDGB5HD7VK.SMALL.jpg SHIFT! I'm a long time user, first time actual poster on Instructables.com, so I'm kind of new to this.  As my first Instructable I really wanted to post something that was easy to do, as well as useful to have.  However, as things sometimes go with me, I got distracted by the "BlagoBlag" and fifteen minut...
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Tue, 6 Jul 2010 19:32:59 PDT
Convert a Minolta MC Rokkor 55mm f1.7 for a Canon EOS DSLR http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-Minolta-MC-Rokkor-55mm-f17-for-a-Canon-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/8VP3/G7DYYVZL/FLV8VP3G7DYYVZL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/8VP3/G7DYYVZL/FLV8VP3G7DYYVZL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/8VP3/G7DYYVZL/FLV8VP3G7DYYVZL.SMALL.jpg tewharau  I know there are lots of websites and blogs that show you how to convert various lenses to various DSLRs.  Here are some pictures of my conversion.  The flange-to-film/sensor distance on the MC Rokkor is 43.5mm and the EOS is 44mm so basically you need to remove enough of the old lens mechanism to ...
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Wed, 7 Apr 2010 21:11:32 PDT
Qwerty - Dvorak keyboard conversion prank for Windows http://www.instructables.com/id/Qwerty-Dvorak-keyboard-conversion-prank-for-Wind/
Qwerty - Dvorak keyboard conversion prank for Windows - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/BCKA/G6MPG75S/FHUBCKAG6MPG75S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/BCKA/G6MPG75S/FHUBCKAG6MPG75S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/BCKA/G6MPG75S/FHUBCKAG6MPG75S.SMALL.jpg Win Guy This instructable will show you how to trick your friends by changing their keyboard controls! They may never know what happened! Not only that, they won't be able to check online for the problem becuase their text will turn out to be something like this: D.nnrw abe ,.njrm. yr yd. lpabt jdabb.n! it'...
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Wed, 17 Mar 2010 14:09:11 PDT
Converting a thinclient into a desktop computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-a-thinclient-into-a-desktop-computer/
Converting a thinclient into a desktop computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/OODV/G5FRGORH/FBPOODVG5FRGORH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/OODV/G5FRGORH/FBPOODVG5FRGORH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/OODV/G5FRGORH/FBPOODVG5FRGORH.SMALL.jpg fNX Ok, I've got really a lot of computers standing around here but from time to time I just miss another machine. As I don't want to spend money for an energy wasting high end machine, just to do some minor jobs, surf the web or read my mails I thought of an alternative. So I was very happy when I got ...
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Thu, 11 Feb 2010 12:32:17 PST
FlipShare 4.5 converts .mp4 to .wmv without 3rd party software http://www.instructables.com/id/FlipShare-45-converts-mp4-to-wmv-without-3rd-pa/
FlipShare 4.5 converts .mp4 to .wmv without 3rd party software - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/H9V6/G51GRRZX/FBDH9V6G51GRRZX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/H9V6/G51GRRZX/FBDH9V6G51GRRZX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/H9V6/G51GRRZX/FBDH9V6G51GRRZX.SMALL.jpg sjbriere Use FlipShare v 4.5 software to output Flip clips in .wmv format compatible with Windows Movie Maker - no conversion software necessary. You will need your Flip camera and a Windows computer with a USB port. The time to complete this Instructable varies depending on the number and size of the vide...
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Fri, 5 Feb 2010 16:10:58 PST
How To Convert Videos In .MTS Format To Another Format Using A PC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Convert-Videos-In-MTS-Format-To-Another-Fo/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/AO2N/G4D5QGIS/FK4AO2NG4D5QGIS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/AO2N/G4D5QGIS/FK4AO2NG4D5QGIS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/AO2N/G4D5QGIS/FK4AO2NG4D5QGIS.SMALL.jpg hastyhost Robert explains how you can accomplish converting a .mts file to a .wmv file so you can edit the movie in other video editing programs. FFD Show Codec: http://www.free-codecs.com/download/F... Windows Movie Maker: http://download.live.com/moviemaker
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Thu, 14 Jan 2010 17:09:46 PST
Rename and add an icon to your thumbdrive http://www.instructables.com/id/Rename-and-add-an-icon-to-your-thumbdrive/
Rename and add an icon to your thumbdrive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/1H8B/G0UPQRV7/FRA1H8BG0UPQRV7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/1H8B/G0UPQRV7/FRA1H8BG0UPQRV7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/1H8B/G0UPQRV7/FRA1H8BG0UPQRV7.SMALL.jpg stranoster Write a simple autorun file for your thumbdrive to assign a new icon and name. Step one - Write your autorun file. Create a new notepad document. Inside it, copy this text:    [autorun]    label = "NAME"    icon = "icon.ico"Replace the word NAME in the quotes with what you would like your thumbdr...
By: stranoster

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Sat, 17 Oct 2009 03:46:24 PDT
Cheap (AXT) Bench Power Supply 30 Amps! http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Power-Supply-to-Bench-Power-Supply/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/H5S6/FZG43S6W/FTJH5S6FZG43S6W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/H5S6/FZG43S6W/FTJH5S6FZG43S6W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/H5S6/FZG43S6W/FTJH5S6FZG43S6W.SMALL.jpg muttyfutty This is my second PSU (Power supply Unit) as my prievieous one mysteriously burnt out (!) I managed to purchace a new Computer PSU to convert, this one has a nice jucy 5V at 30A! and 12V at 21A! I also managed to get a 30A panel Ammeter Yay! Any comments welcome! (Plz dun be too harsh lol) Enjoy!
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Sat, 26 Sep 2009 20:36:26 PDT
How To Decrypt Brawl Snapshots http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Decrypt-Brawl-Snapshots/
How To Decrypt Brawl Snapshots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/55YC/FWBNO4F3/FLG55YCFWBNO4F3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/55YC/FWBNO4F3/FLG55YCFWBNO4F3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/55YC/FWBNO4F3/FLG55YCFWBNO4F3.SMALL.jpg TXTCLA55 If you have ever played Super smash Bros Brawl, you have probably taken a few funny or cool snapshots along the way. However these snapshots can only be viewed on the wii and you can not send them to an e-mail address or even to your buddy. But thanks to the Internet there is now a way to get those ...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2009 10:07:15 PDT
The Ultimate Audio Converter http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Audio-Converter/
The Ultimate Audio Converter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/SXWP/FWBNLIGH/FLASXWPFWBNLIGH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/SXWP/FWBNLIGH/FLASXWPFWBNLIGH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/SXWP/FWBNLIGH/FLASXWPFWBNLIGH.SMALL.jpg randofo I always find myself wanting to convert between mono and stereo and 1/8" and 1/4" jacks and never seem to have the right adapter on hand. The other day I was making two separate adapters for two separate conversion tasks when I had the sudden brainstorm to make a panel with every single mono to ster...
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Wed, 24 Jun 2009 09:21:16 PDT
How to Convert swfs to Executables http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-swfs-to-Executables/
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Sat, 6 Jun 2009 23:01:14 PDT
How to convert Itunes music in to mp3 in i tunes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-convert-Itunes-music-in-to-mp3-in-i-tunes/
How to convert Itunes music in to mp3 in i tunes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/4I2Y/FUNOWK0J/F5L4I2YFUNOWK0J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/4I2Y/FUNOWK0J/F5L4I2YFUNOWK0J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/4I2Y/FUNOWK0J/F5L4I2YFUNOWK0J.SMALL.jpg mattyuke Easy and all done inside itunes program. No downloading any software and no limitations. Convert to mp3 or Wav. Done on version 8.0.2.20. Here is How Open itunes. Find the song in your library and select it. Preferences On the tool bar select Edit and then at the bottom Preferences. 3 ...
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Wed, 13 May 2009 09:20:25 PDT
How to download video's from YouTube! http://www.instructables.com/id/How_to_download_videos_from_YouTube/
How to download video's from YouTube! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/QZYY/FQR1O8YN/FKYQZYYFQR1O8YN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/QZYY/FQR1O8YN/FKYQZYYFQR1O8YN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/QZYY/FQR1O8YN/FKYQZYYFQR1O8YN.SMALL.jpg TheMightyMonkey Do you want to know how to download videos from YouTube on line with out downloading any programs or paying anything Fast Loads of Formats to choose from Very Very SimpleClick on the "next step" button to find out what to do!... Youtube First find your YouTube Video...2. then at the top of your p...
By: TheMightyMonkey

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Sat, 7 Feb 2009 13:01:03 PST
Add text to images with Linux 'convert' command http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-text-to-images-with-Linux-convert-command/
Add text to images with Linux 'convert' command - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/KZDX/FQJZOBOK/FLWKZDXFQJZOBOK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/KZDX/FQJZOBOK/FLWKZDXFQJZOBOK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/KZDX/FQJZOBOK/FLWKZDXFQJZOBOK.SMALL.jpg rhackenb This instructable will show you how to add text to an image using the convert command in Linux. One valuable use of this is the placing of a caption on an image for documentation. Another use would be the placing of a time stamp on an image that gets generated automatically by a webcam. There are...
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Mon, 2 Feb 2009 13:48:18 PST
ISP 6 pin to 8 Pin Socket http://www.instructables.com/id/ISP-6-pin-to-8-Pin-Socket/
ISP 6 pin to 8 Pin Socket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/T5S1/FOVX16WS/F42T5S1FOVX16WS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/T5S1/FOVX16WS/F42T5S1FOVX16WS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/T5S1/FOVX16WS/F42T5S1FOVX16WS.SMALL.jpg justamar THe reason i mainly built this project was to program the ATTiny45, which has a 8 pin connection, while my USBtinyISP (from Ladyada) only has a 10 pin and 6 pin connection. After snooping around the internet for about 3-4 weeks i found nothing what i really found was that i needed more stuff, so the...
By: justamar

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Mon, 22 Dec 2008 22:45:29 PST
Turn an old scanner into a new MTmini http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-old-scanner-into-a-new-MTmini/
Turn an old scanner into a new MTmini - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/4CJ0/FMEGHCPM/FYH4CJ0FMEGHCPM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/4CJ0/FMEGHCPM/FYH4CJ0FMEGHCPM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/4CJ0/FMEGHCPM/FYH4CJ0FMEGHCPM.SMALL.jpg Brainiac90 Do you have an old flat-bed scanner that you are reluctant to get rid of because you can see the limit-less potential just sitting there going to waste (even though the eyesore makes you want to force yourself into blindness)? Well if you do you're not alone. I had been holding onto an out-dated Sca...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2008 22:52:18 PST
Convert Youtube Videos to Put On to Your Video Player Without Software http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-Youtube-Videos-to-Put-On-to-Your-Video-Pla/
Convert Youtube Videos to Put On to Your Video Player Without Software - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/3NE3/FLQAM22Y/FZ13NE3FLQAM22Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/3NE3/FLQAM22Y/FZ13NE3FLQAM22Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/3NE3/FLQAM22Y/FZ13NE3FLQAM22Y.SMALL.jpg JellyWoo This instructable will show you how to convert youtube videos without downloading any software. It is fast and easy. Getting Started Open youtube and find the video you want. Copy the url. Next Go to www.zamzar.com On the page, click download videos. In Step 1, put in the url. In Step 2, choo...
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Tue, 30 Sep 2008 20:02:38 PDT
getting flash video to sansa http://www.instructables.com/id/getting-flash-video-to-sansa/
getting flash video to sansa - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/8JPO/FHWN76QE/FW08JPOFHWN76QE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/8JPO/FHWN76QE/FW08JPOFHWN76QE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/8JPO/FHWN76QE/FW08JPOFHWN76QE.SMALL.jpg I3uckwheat there are some instructables that explain how to get you tube to i pod but i haven't got any to work on my Sansa so i decided to make my own. =) (this is my first instructable) and it is pretty easy. (note: you must be running fire fox) don't forget to rate download switch first download the tri...
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Thu, 26 Jun 2008 11:15:06 PDT
"Free" DvD To iPod http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-DvD-To-iPod/
"Free" DvD To iPod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/X5CZ/FG0IUYZX/FY3X5CZFG0IUYZX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/X5CZ/FG0IUYZX/FY3X5CZFG0IUYZX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/X5CZ/FG0IUYZX/FY3X5CZFG0IUYZX.SMALL.jpg rickick In this instructable i will teach you how to convert any DVD movie or movie on to your ipod for 100% FREE OF CHARGE What You Need THE FOLLOWING ARE THE 2 PROGRAMS YOU WILL NEED TO COMPLETE THE PROCESS:- DVD Decrypter ~ http://www.mrbass.org/dvdrip/ Once at this site click on "SetupDVDDecrypter...
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Fri, 9 May 2008 12:58:31 PDT
Convert (just about) any media file to (just about) any other media file for free! http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-just-about-any-media-file-to-just-about/
Convert (just about) any media file to (just about) any other media file for free! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/TPTA/FAQDX00P/F8PTPTAFAQDX00P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/TPTA/FAQDX00P/F8PTPTAFAQDX00P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/TPTA/FAQDX00P/F8PTPTAFAQDX00P.SMALL.jpg LeetZombie My first instructable, cheers!Anyway, I was on Google looking for a free program that would convert my Youtube .flv files to a format that is more universal, like .wmv or .mov.I searched countless forums and websites and then found a program called S.U.P.E.R., or Simplified Universal Player Encoder ...
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