Instructables: exploring - technology - laptop - pc http://www.instructables.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:17:36 PDT BLOX v1.01 Arduino Robotic Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Robotic-Arm/
Arduino Robotic Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/P2AH/HP0CR1DS/FPNP2AHHP0CR1DS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/P2AH/HP0CR1DS/FPNP2AHHP0CR1DS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/P2AH/HP0CR1DS/FPNP2AHHP0CR1DS.SMALL.jpg biomech75 In this instructurable I will show you how to make a simple robotic arm controlled by 4 servos , 2 analog joysticks, and an Arduino UNO. It is very similar to my "2 Servos + Thumbstick" instructurable. This tutorial is in particular to help out another Arduino user;  "RobotZee". I will guide you ste...
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 12:13:28 PST
Use your smartphone mic with your PC http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-your-smartphone-mic-with-your-PC/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/3BMM/HOUFXNGW/F273BMMHOUFXNGW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/3BMM/HOUFXNGW/F273BMMHOUFXNGW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/3BMM/HOUFXNGW/F273BMMHOUFXNGW.SMALL.jpg nprasan Want to make decent quality audio recordings on your PC without investing in a high end microphone ? A lot of smartphones out there in the market have pretty good audio quality. Some of them even have built-in noise cancellation features. This guide will help you connect your smartphone with your P...
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Thu, 5 Dec 2013 14:49:05 PST
DIY Upgrade/ Supercharge your LED Keyboard/ Laptop Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Upgrade-Supercharge-your-LED-Keyboard-Laptop-L/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/8WOC/HO7XJTQH/FX88WOCHO7XJTQH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/8WOC/HO7XJTQH/FX88WOCHO7XJTQH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/8WOC/HO7XJTQH/FX88WOCHO7XJTQH.SMALL.jpg bhvm Hello again! Working late night with dingy dim Laptop lights is not the best idea for your eyes. Here we shall Take a normal Ebay LED laptop Keyboard light, and Modify it for better colour (Neutral white) and Brightness. In the first Picture, you can see our final Project. I am afraid that camera w...
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Sat, 23 Nov 2013 22:28:59 PST
DIY USB/Mobile charger LED light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-USBMobile-charger-LED-light/
DIY USB/Mobile charger LED light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/9XA6/HCB8KP29/FTQ9XA6HCB8KP29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/9XA6/HCB8KP29/FTQ9XA6HCB8KP29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/9XA6/HCB8KP29/FTQ9XA6HCB8KP29.SMALL.jpg bhvm LED. Such a Tiny, Yet marvellous Invention. A Promise to make the Mankind Glow (Pun Intended). Here, I present a new Instructable using LEDs to create a versatile, Bright and universal light These lights work on any standard 5V DC source Like USB ports or Mobile chargers. Other option is to rig up ...
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Sun, 17 Nov 2013 04:02:09 PST
Laptop To Tablet-pc Conversion W-I-P / Acer Travelpad http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-To-Tablet-pc-Conversion-W-I-P/
Laptop To Tablet-pc Conversion W-I-P / Acer Travelpad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/C3DH/HKZAVUW0/F3PC3DHHKZAVUW0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/C3DH/HKZAVUW0/F3PC3DHHKZAVUW0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/C3DH/HKZAVUW0/F3PC3DHHKZAVUW0.SMALL.jpg 123cardigan i have been looking for a nice new tablet to work with, access and control my big 8-core server android and ios dont have the productivity suites i want or needso i started looking at windows 8 tabs and to be honest they are all to expensive or not powerful enoughi then thought "hey why not build on...
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Sun, 1 Sep 2013 14:53:21 PDT
How to Replace the Trackpad and Battery in a Macbook Pro. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-the-Trackpad-and-Battery-in-a-Macbo/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/SYLX/HK6XAYUR/FG6SYLXHK6XAYUR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/SYLX/HK6XAYUR/FG6SYLXHK6XAYUR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/SYLX/HK6XAYUR/FG6SYLXHK6XAYUR.SMALL.jpg mhanlen Recently I replaced the trackpad in a Macbook Pro.  The pointer was jumping all over the screen and randomly selecting desktop items and opening them.  After searching online for a while and trying a few things (like turning the computer on it's side and clicking) I decided it was probably a trackpa...
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Mon, 19 Aug 2013 08:36:18 PDT
Build yourself flashing message on PIC16F877A with assembler http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-yourself-flashing-message-on-PIC16F877A-with/
Build yourself flashing message on PIC16F877A with assembler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/F2NT/HHS9UCDX/FCKF2NTHHS9UCDX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/F2NT/HHS9UCDX/FCKF2NTHHS9UCDX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/F2NT/HHS9UCDX/FCKF2NTHHS9UCDX.SMALL.jpg arick Guys, in this step by step instruction, I wanna share my private experiment with PIC16F877A and assembly language, I call it Build yourself flashing message on PIC16F877A with assembler Let's prepare the parts The parts needed for this experiment 1. PIC 16F877A chip 2. The board for PIC 16F877A ...
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Tue, 11 Jun 2013 17:26:18 PDT
Step by step home alarm using ATMEGA128 http://www.instructables.com/id/Step-by-step-home-alarm-using-ATMEGA128/
Step by step home alarm using ATMEGA128 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/6TH6/HHJOM7UW/F1S6TH6HHJOM7UW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/6TH6/HHJOM7UW/F1S6TH6HHJOM7UW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/6TH6/HHJOM7UW/F1S6TH6HHJOM7UW.SMALL.jpg arick In this step by step, I wanna share my experiment using ATMEGA128 with LCD and PWM to drive a sirene, I created at home as alarm, I'll put a sensor on it for activating, but I haven't done it yet, I don't have the sensor yet so far :) Let's get started, it's easy and simple The next step is prepa...
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Wed, 5 Jun 2013 20:10:14 PDT
Make yourself a speaking ATMEGA128 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-yourself-a-speaking-ATMEGA128/
Make yourself a speaking ATMEGA128 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/MBVC/HHI55TYT/FBPMBVCHHI55TYT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/MBVC/HHI55TYT/FBPMBVCHHI55TYT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/MBVC/HHI55TYT/FBPMBVCHHI55TYT.SMALL.jpg arick Guys, In previous weekend, I made myself a speaking ATMEGA128. I used ATMEGA128 and LM386 as an amplifier, Let's get started The part I need for this project These parts are needed for this project : 1. LM386 2.ATMEGA128 3.USBISP 4.AVRStudio 5. Small speaker 6. LCD 16x2 Assemble the project ...
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Mon, 3 Jun 2013 18:05:10 PDT
Make yourself a homemade clock with thermometer using ATMEGA128 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-yourself-a-homemade-clock-with-thermometer-us/
Make yourself a homemade clock with thermometer using ATMEGA128 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/EG4H/HH2VL5SN/F7GEG4HHH2VL5SN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/EG4H/HH2VL5SN/F7GEG4HHH2VL5SN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/EG4H/HH2VL5SN/F7GEG4HHH2VL5SN.SMALL.jpg arick In this step by step I wanna share my experiment with ATMEGA128 timer and interrupt using DS1307 and NTC to display homemade clock and thermometer. It displays hour,minute,second, day of week, day of month, month, and year, and the temperature in celcius Enjoy the project... Prepare all the parts...
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Sun, 2 Jun 2013 17:47:49 PDT
Weekend project clock date thermometer and humidity with Arduino mega http://www.instructables.com/id/Weekend-project-clock-date-thermometer-and-humidit/
Weekend project clock date thermometer and humidity with Arduino mega - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/J2RE/HH2VN8ZK/F8NJ2REHH2VN8ZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/J2RE/HH2VN8ZK/F8NJ2REHH2VN8ZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/J2RE/HH2VN8ZK/F8NJ2REHH2VN8ZK.SMALL.jpg arick Guys, I wanna share my weekend project on creating a clock with humidity and temperature sensor, It's using DHT11 sensor, RTC DS1307, LCD 16x2 and Arduino Mega 2560, Keep reading and good luck Prepare all the parts needed..... In this experiment I need to use this parts : 1. Arduino Mega 2560 b...
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Mon, 27 May 2013 18:14:58 PDT
Homemade 6 digits precision thermometer with Farenheit,Reamur,Kelvin and Celcius http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-6-digits-precision-thermometer/
Homemade 6 digits precision thermometer with Farenheit,Reamur,Kelvin and Celcius - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/OXDX/HH2VXIO3/FWFOXDXHH2VXIO3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/OXDX/HH2VXIO3/FWFOXDXHH2VXIO3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/OXDX/HH2VXIO3/FWFOXDXHH2VXIO3.SMALL.jpg arick Guys, In this article I wanna share my experiment on building a homemade digital thermometer with 6 digits precision, I used a simple NTC and ATMEGA128. Let's get started with preparing the parts.... The parts needed for this experiment... We need some parts for this experiment : 1. ATMEGA128 boa...
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Sun, 26 May 2013 21:11:13 PDT
Touchscreen controller for your bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Touchscreen-controller-for-your-bulb/
Touchscreen controller for your bulb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/JB2I/HH2LF6G7/FMKJB2IHH2LF6G7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/JB2I/HH2LF6G7/FMKJB2IHH2LF6G7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/JB2I/HH2LF6G7/FMKJB2IHH2LF6G7.SMALL.jpg arick Hello guys, I wanna share my experiment with AT89LV55 from ATMEL on controlling my bulb with touch screeen, the idea is simple, change my mechanic switch to touch screen to turn on my bulb. Let's get started Prepare the part for the experiment.... In this experiment, I used some modules so I wil...
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Thu, 23 May 2013 20:15:57 PDT
Step by step developing controller for relay with your Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Step-by-step-developing-controller-for-relay-with-/
Step by step developing controller for relay with your Laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/DK45/HH2LF5VO/FT8DK45HH2LF5VO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/DK45/HH2LF5VO/FT8DK45HH2LF5VO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/DK45/HH2LF5VO/FT8DK45HH2LF5VO.SMALL.jpg arick Guys, In this experiment I wanna share the way on creating a relay controller from PC, I'm not using a relay directly but I'm using LED module as a replacemnet of a relay. If you connect it into your relay it will give the same result. Please read : http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-yourself-a...
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Thu, 23 May 2013 17:29:01 PDT
How to Use Gimp 2.8.2 For Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-Gimp-282-For-Beginners/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/SLNC/HBHGIOVM/F4PSLNCHBHGIOVM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/SLNC/HBHGIOVM/F4PSLNCHBHGIOVM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/SLNC/HBHGIOVM/F4PSLNCHBHGIOVM.SMALL.jpg GalacticsTutorials This is a simple Tutorial, HOWEVER, please click on the full video and read the description because the description contains most of the information and a table of contents so you can navigate the video much easier.
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Sat, 5 Jan 2013 05:08:00 PST
Replace a Notebook DC Jack http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-a-Notebook-DC-Jack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/QCL0/H742SFD5/F8HQCL0H742SFD5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/QCL0/H742SFD5/F8HQCL0H742SFD5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/QCL0/H742SFD5/F8HQCL0H742SFD5.SMALL.jpg x8xid In this video I show you how to replace a worn out DC jack on a Dell Insperon notebook.  The steps are pretty much universal. I have seen some notebooks in which the jack is not located on the main board, but a separate power board. If your unit is like the latter, I suggest replacing the whole powe...
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Mon, 17 Sep 2012 18:12:44 PDT
Replace Your Notebook Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-Your-Notebook-Fan/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/I7WB/H742SFBH/FLGI7WBH742SFBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/I7WB/H742SFBH/FLGI7WBH742SFBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/I7WB/H742SFBH/FLGI7WBH742SFBH.SMALL.jpg x8xid In this video I replace the cooling fan located in the bottom of the notebook.  What is not in the video: I re-applied thermal paste to all processors, cleaned the heat pipe, and repaired the heat spreader fins at the end for the heat sync by the fan.
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Mon, 17 Sep 2012 18:08:31 PDT
Fix Stripped Notebook Monitor Hinge http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Stripped-Notebook-Monitor-Hinge/
Fix Stripped Notebook Monitor Hinge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/MAHV/H742ZYNB/F4PMAHVH742ZYNB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/MAHV/H742ZYNB/F4PMAHVH742ZYNB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/MAHV/H742ZYNB/F4PMAHVH742ZYNB.SMALL.jpg x8xid I came across a job here recently that required a little ingenuity. Now while I'm not one to commonly "rig" a repair, sometimes it's what the customer needs. In this case the screws that held the monitor hinges in place had all stripped out and the casings cracked. The tension caused the top to comp...
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Mon, 17 Sep 2012 17:43:08 PDT
iphone controlled Internet PC robot using arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/arduino-Internet-PC-robot-controlled-using-iphone/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/6JXU/H401VZZ8/FZQ6JXUH401VZZ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/6JXU/H401VZZ8/FZQ6JXUH401VZZ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/6JXU/H401VZZ8/FZQ6JXUH401VZZ8.SMALL.jpg Avadhut.Deshmukh Arduino Internet PC robot controlled using iphone SPY Webcam robot on laptop wheel using Processing language+arduino..Software - by Francisco Dias
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Sun, 1 Jul 2012 21:18:18 PDT
Steampunk Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Laptop/
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Fri, 25 May 2012 01:58:42 PDT
turn a nes controller into a usb drive or usb wifi adapter! http://www.instructables.com/id/turn-a-nes-controller-into-a-usb-drive-or-usb-wifi/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/8LW8/H27LRPI8/F4O8LW8H27LRPI8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/8LW8/H27LRPI8/F4O8LW8H27LRPI8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/8LW8/H27LRPI8/F4O8LW8H27LRPI8.SMALL.jpg jussin this is a quick easy guide that ANYONE can do to mod a nintendo nes controller into a usb thumb drive / mass storage device! now since i made this video i have used the exact same steps to turn another nes controller into a wifi adapter using a really cheap linksys usb adapter for my desktop co...
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Thu, 17 May 2012 13:49:55 PDT
DIY Home Made Tablet Pc http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Home-Made-Tablet-Pc/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/NA2Y/H1YOKJBE/F87NA2YH1YOKJBE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/NA2Y/H1YOKJBE/F87NA2YH1YOKJBE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/NA2Y/H1YOKJBE/F87NA2YH1YOKJBE.SMALL.jpg mas7007 Eng.Haitham EL-Sharkawy, 29 Years Old. Egyption Engineer, DIY Hand-Made Tablet Pc With Low Cost 150$ Only. Convert The Old Laptop To Tablet Pc With ( Touch Screen Panel ) To Convert The Normal Screen To Touch Screen This Device is Completely HandMade ***************************************** Old Lap...
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Thu, 10 May 2012 12:56:40 PDT
Arduino Drawbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Drawbot/
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Fri, 4 May 2012 15:20:09 PDT
Servo 360 rotation mod (Parallax) http://www.instructables.com/id/Servo-360-rotation-mod-Parallax/
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Thu, 26 Apr 2012 10:45:33 PDT
Arduino + 2 Servos + Thumbstick (joystick) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-2-Servos-Thumbstick-joystick/
Arduino + 2 Servos + Thumbstick (joystick) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/OLC4/GZPBMAKG/FZWOLC4GZPBMAKG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/OLC4/GZPBMAKG/FZWOLC4GZPBMAKG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/OLC4/GZPBMAKG/FZWOLC4GZPBMAKG.SMALL.jpg biomech75 In my other 2 Arduino tutorials I have help new users to play tones and making 2 servos move with a mouse. This time I will help you move the same 2 servos with a thumbstick. And again I have surf the internet to see If there are tutorials that clear to understand specially for the beginner Arduino ...
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Wed, 14 Mar 2012 12:23:21 PDT
How to make a tablet pc from an old laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-tablet-pc-from-an-old-laptop/
How to make a tablet pc from an old laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/ZUVU/GVOX0X0J/F7YZUVUGVOX0X0J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/ZUVU/GVOX0X0J/F7YZUVUGVOX0X0J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/ZUVU/GVOX0X0J/F7YZUVUGVOX0X0J.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen Check out my other projects: Xbox Hackintosh casemod And DIY Spy phone In this project i used an old Fujitsu Siemens life book S series laptop. It has got a 1 Ghz processor and 256 Mb ram, (not sure about the graphic card but i know its between 8-32 Mb). In this instructable i will show how t...
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Tue, 6 Dec 2011 06:05:49 PST
Old laptop (or pc) into a clock. http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-laptop-or-pc-into-a-clock/
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Sat, 3 Sep 2011 09:48:35 PDT
17" laptop sleeve/case. http://www.instructables.com/id/17-laptop-sleevecase/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/WEZI/GQZJNE4G/F4XWEZIGQZJNE4G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/WEZI/GQZJNE4G/F4XWEZIGQZJNE4G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/WEZI/GQZJNE4G/F4XWEZIGQZJNE4G.SMALL.jpg cambob97 This is a simple sewn laptop case/sleeve I made without any plans.
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Sun, 7 Aug 2011 13:30:21 PDT
Mobile Desktop http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Desktop/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/R231/GNBEUGQA/F23R231GNBEUGQA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/R231/GNBEUGQA/F23R231GNBEUGQA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/R231/GNBEUGQA/F23R231GNBEUGQA.SMALL.jpg ecellingsworth This is a description of my first attempt at a mobile desktop PC, designated MD1. The idea is not unique - you're sure to have seen other examples of so called briefcase pc's on the web.  The motivation for this project was the death of my laptop and only PC, an old eMachines m6811. I systematically...
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Fri, 6 May 2011 18:55:51 PDT
Mac-like scrolling on a PC http://www.instructables.com/id/Mac-like-scrolling-on-a-PC/
Mac-like scrolling on a PC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/SE3P/GLHRYPO9/F1DSE3PGLHRYPO9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/SE3P/GLHRYPO9/F1DSE3PGLHRYPO9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/SE3P/GLHRYPO9/F1DSE3PGLHRYPO9.SMALL.jpg Shadowhunter111 Get the cool two finger scrolling on a crappy windows trackpad in a few simple steps. ( For people who don't know what Mac trackpad two finger scroll is, it is a motion that lets you scroll up and down by dragging two finger up and down the trackpad ) Download the program All you have to do is in...
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Sun, 20 Mar 2011 17:05:19 PDT
Windows-branded laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Windows-branded-laptop/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/H8GX/HAQ38BD7/F7TH8GXHAQ38BD7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/H8GX/HAQ38BD7/F7TH8GXHAQ38BD7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/H8GX/HAQ38BD7/F7TH8GXHAQ38BD7.SMALL.jpg usbdevice Update 19 Dec 2012: New Windows 8 logo! Are you tired of your laptop manufacturer logo and you want to make your laptop unique? My acer laptop has its logo illuminated whenever the computer is turned on, even if the display is turned off. So I thought the new Windows 8 logo might be a good match to...
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Sun, 26 Dec 2010 01:16:27 PST
How to Stream Media To Almost Every Internet Enabled Device http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Stream-Media-To-Almost-Every-Internet-Enabl/
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Sat, 14 Aug 2010 07:38:38 PDT
Yet another usb cooler/warmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-another-usb-coolerwarmer/
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Wed, 21 Jul 2010 18:04:28 PDT
expandable audiocable for less than 3 bucks! http://www.instructables.com/id/expandable-audiocable-for-less-than-3-bugs/
expandable audiocable for less than 3 bucks! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/NVV2/GBV5RLGY/FEFNVV2GBV5RLGY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/NVV2/GBV5RLGY/FEFNVV2GBV5RLGY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/NVV2/GBV5RLGY/FEFNVV2GBV5RLGY.SMALL.jpg jelte1234 Ever had that you wanted your audio over a longer distance than 30 cm? haven't got the money for a wireless system or a professional extention cable? then build this practical cable, which you can make longer with every standard usb extention cable of 6.5m, for only 2.10 euro! (2.70dollars) I use m...
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Tue, 20 Jul 2010 13:30:18 PDT
how to make a usb fan for under $5 or free http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-usb-fan-for-under-5-or-free/
how to make a usb fan for under $5 or free - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/DSZ9/G9NHHKRI/FCFDSZ9G9NHHKRI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/DSZ9/G9NHHKRI/FCFDSZ9G9NHHKRI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/DSZ9/G9NHHKRI/FCFDSZ9G9NHHKRI.SMALL.jpg sillyzombie666 im going to show you how simple it is to make a little personal fan that is both easy to make and cheap. this can work in your pc, laptop, or any place you have a usb, this is a must have when traveling, outside with your laptop,in the car, school and so on *****DISCLAIMER***** if you end up break...
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Thu, 3 Jun 2010 23:14:08 PDT
Make computer speaker covers in less than 10 minutes!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-computer-speaker-covers-in-less-than-10-minut/
Make computer speaker covers in less than 10 minutes!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/V7LA/FX23WCHU/F55V7LAFX23WCHU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/V7LA/FX23WCHU/F55V7LAFX23WCHU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/V7LA/FX23WCHU/F55V7LAFX23WCHU.SMALL.jpg 247 *** this will work with small speaker's only, it has to be smaller than a pop can, or whatever can you will be using.you will need:-2 cans (i used 2 regular aluminum pop cans)-scissors-tape (i used scotch tape)-i also used a screwdriver to punch holessafety precautions: -cut aluminum is razor sharp,...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2009 10:48:38 PDT
Paint your USB ports http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-your-USB-ports/
Paint your USB ports - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/83PQ/FU6LWENH/F8F83PQFU6LWENH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/83PQ/FU6LWENH/F8F83PQFU6LWENH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/83PQ/FU6LWENH/F8F83PQFU6LWENH.SMALL.jpg bensmith8302 I can't see which direction I need to plug in my USB devices and ports. So I will be painting them. Step 1: tape off your ports Get some tape and tape them off. Painters tape is great, but any will work. Step 2: Paint Paint the little plastic piece inside of the USB ports. I used a Testors pa...
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Sun, 3 May 2009 12:05:23 PDT
Make a Laptop Sleeve From an Old Tshirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Laptop-Sleeve-From-an-Old-Tshirt/
Make a Laptop Sleeve From an Old Tshirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/CTGR/FTNHEQ4P/F8DCTGRFTNHEQ4P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/CTGR/FTNHEQ4P/F8DCTGRFTNHEQ4P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/CTGR/FTNHEQ4P/F8DCTGRFTNHEQ4P.SMALL.jpg lukeblackford I will show you how to make a Laptop sleeve out of a tshirt you don't wear anymore.I will be using my Asus Eee PC but this will work with pretty much any laptop. Pick a T-Shirt I'm using my brothers shirt for this tutorial, I hate this band.It doesn't really matter what shirt you choose, althou...
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Sun, 19 Apr 2009 21:41:18 PDT
Several Easy Steps to Secure Your Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Several-Easy-Steps-to-Secure-Your-Computer/
Several Easy Steps to Secure Your Computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/0UHH/FT3K4JUR/FOU0UHHFT3K4JUR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/0UHH/FT3K4JUR/FOU0UHHFT3K4JUR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/0UHH/FT3K4JUR/FOU0UHHFT3K4JUR.SMALL.jpg lukethebook333 VERSION 2.0 will be out soon. You can see on the last step what I have in store for this instructable, please be patient as I sift through it all and get the process rolling. In this Instructable I will show you a few tips to make your computer a lot more secure. The great thing about this guide is...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2009 11:09:52 PDT
Very Simple... Yet Very Effective Prank (Computer Prank) http://www.instructables.com/id/Very-Simple-Yet-Very-Effective-Prank-Computer-/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2009 21:06:23 PDT
Computer Shutdown Prank (Windows) http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Shutdown-Prank-Windows/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2009 20:18:18 PDT
my pimping laptop stand http://www.instructables.com/id/my-pimping-laptop-stand/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/TE19/FPWWYV4Z/F0ETE19FPWWYV4Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/TE19/FPWWYV4Z/F0ETE19FPWWYV4Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/TE19/FPWWYV4Z/F0ETE19FPWWYV4Z.SMALL.jpg just smile this is my laptop stand with 4 fans and a mouse pad
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Thu, 15 Jan 2009 07:55:24 PST
NEW Leapard 10.5.6! on your PC! http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Leapord-1055-on-your-PC/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2008 18:18:49 PST
Several Easy Steps to Boost Your Computer's Speed http://www.instructables.com/id/Several-Easy-Steps-to-Boost-Your-Computers-Speed/
Several Easy Steps to Boost Your Computer's Speed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/A3G6/FRL5IAQ7/FH2A3G6FRL5IAQ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/A3G6/FRL5IAQ7/FH2A3G6FRL5IAQ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/A3G6/FRL5IAQ7/FH2A3G6FRL5IAQ7.SMALL.jpg lukethebook333 VERSION 2.0! I have run the entire guide through Microsoft Word's spell checker, and went through the whole Instructable checking for errors. It should be a lot easier to read and sift through the information. You may notice some new steps as well ;) Enjoy! In this Instructable I will show you a fe...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2008 17:07:15 PDT
MacBook/iMac Rack Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/MacBookiMac-Rack-Hack/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2008 23:44:46 PDT
How to Speed Up Your Computer, Easily http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Speed-Up-Your-Computer-Easily-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/NNVE/FD80C2ST/FF8NNVEFD80C2ST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/NNVE/FD80C2ST/FF8NNVEFD80C2ST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/NNVE/FD80C2ST/FF8NNVEFD80C2ST.SMALL.jpg Trekky 1700 This video shows you how to speed up your computer quickly and easily.
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Thu, 26 Jun 2008 08:05:39 PDT
Repairing basic computer hard ware problem (system disk failure and broken PSU and missing/corrupt files) http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-basic-computer-hard-ware-and-software-pr/
Repairing basic computer hard ware problem (system disk failure and broken PSU and missing/corrupt files) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/UOIJ/FG2MJE1E/FOGUOIJFG2MJE1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/UOIJ/FG2MJE1E/FOGUOIJFG2MJE1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/UOIJ/FG2MJE1E/FOGUOIJFG2MJE1E.SMALL.jpg dean-101 THIS GUIDE IS NOT YET FINISHED, I WILL ADD MORE INFORMATION WHEN I GET A CHANCE.If you need any help with fixing a computer or if you have any questions at all feel free to message me"In this instructable i will tell you how to repair basic computer hard ware and software problems.I will tell you ho...
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Sat, 10 May 2008 18:12:19 PDT
Laminate Parque Laptop Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Laminate-Parque-Laptop-Stand/
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Sun, 30 Mar 2008 14:19:47 PDT
How To Fool a Fingerprint Security System As Easy As ABC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Fool-a-Fingerprint-Security-System-As-Easy-/
How To Fool a Fingerprint Security System As Easy As ABC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/A9BY/F9N2A2EO/FT9A9BYF9N2A2EO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/A9BY/F9N2A2EO/FT9A9BYF9N2A2EO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/A9BY/F9N2A2EO/FT9A9BYF9N2A2EO.SMALL.jpg tycoyoken This instruction will show you how to Fool a fingerprint security system as easy as ABC. IBM never want you to know about,. it works for most of the fingerprint security system too. For example: eg. door, mobile phone....This instruction come with video:my personal blog is TricksPRO.com Use these ...
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Mon, 3 Dec 2007 00:50:32 PST
The DIY Laptop Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/The-DIY-Laptop-Cooler/
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Mon, 9 Jul 2007 12:34:31 PDT