Instructables: exploring - technology - windows - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 23 Jan 2017 07:31:00 PST BLOX v1.01 Raspberry Pi at Work: Serial Console Server http://www.instructables.com/id/PiWork-Serial-Console-Server/
Raspberry Pi at Work: Serial Console Server - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/P0HH/I34DVP4S/FPAP0HHI34DVP4S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/P0HH/I34DVP4S/FPAP0HHI34DVP4S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/P0HH/I34DVP4S/FPAP0HHI34DVP4S.SMALL.jpg !nstructable It is some time passed the last (modern) Millennium. We are now in the age of "Cloud Computing" yet there are still those who staff 24/7 Data Centers...... Where Inevitably "Legacy Systems" Lurk , running some forgotten but critical applications on hardware systems passed their prime.. These systems...
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 07:45:43 PST
Acer Extensa Laptop (5620 / T5250) Upgrade & Tweak Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Acer-Extensa-Laptop-5620-T5250-Upgrade-Tweak/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2008 20:54:14 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/
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Tue, 6 Oct 2015 13:36:25 PDT
Install Windows XP on a PowerPC-based Mac http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Windows-XP-on-a-PowerPC-based-iMac-G5/
Install Windows XP on a PowerPC-based Mac - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/H9SK/IBW2429F/FVFH9SKIBW2429F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/H9SK/IBW2429F/FVFH9SKIBW2429F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/H9SK/IBW2429F/FVFH9SKIBW2429F.SMALL.jpg ralphsoft You probably want Windows XP on your old iMac right?Well, this guide is for you! We will show you how to install Windows XP on a PowerPC-based Mac. Requirements Recommended Requirements:- 1.8 GHz PowerPC G5 Processor- Mac OS X 10.5.6 or higher- A fresh Windows XP disc image- 2 GB of RAMMinimum Re...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 11:02:01 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
Turn your USB Drive into OTG-USB Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-USB-Drive-Into-OTG-USB-Drive/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 07:55:49 PDT
How to edit desktop icons' spacing in Windows 7. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-edit-desktop-icons-spacing-in-Windows-7/
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Sun, 21 Aug 2011 19:07:43 PDT
RFID Tag Windows ( Vista , 7 , 8 , and 10 ) Login http://www.instructables.com/id/RFID-Tag-Windows-Vista-7-8-and-10-Login/
RFID Tag Windows ( Vista , 7 , 8 , and 10 ) Login - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/1MCQ/IGSBKISH/FXQ1MCQIGSBKISH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/1MCQ/IGSBKISH/FXQ1MCQIGSBKISH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/1MCQ/IGSBKISH/FXQ1MCQIGSBKISH.SMALL.jpg robotgeek_official The RFIDuino Login Project for Windows will allow you to use the RFIDuino system to log into Windows. You will need to load a special firmware onto your Geekduino/Arduino, and load the appropriate files onto your computer. Once setup, you can login to your computer from the main Windows Login scree...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 12:18:10 PST
Home Automation with HomeGenie http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Automation-with-HomeGenie/
Home Automation with HomeGenie - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/ZAEH/HRKR3CUK/FZVZAEHHRKR3CUK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/ZAEH/HRKR3CUK/FZVZAEHHRKR3CUK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/ZAEH/HRKR3CUK/FZVZAEHHRKR3CUK.SMALL.jpg mrx23dot So you want to step up your home automation game? Look no further! A lot of us tried home automating by ad-hoc method, now here is a great open source system that gives reliable foundations for your next project.   HomeGenie gives you a web server for PC / Linux / Mac / Raspberry PI (7W!) / a...
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 05:57:38 PST
Set Your Camera to Automatically Transfer Pictures to Your Computer, Sort By Date and More! (Windows XP) http://www.instructables.com/id/Set-Your-Camera-to-Automatically-Transfer-Pictures/
Set Your Camera to Automatically Transfer Pictures to Your Computer, Sort By Date and More! (Windows XP) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/ZN6Q/2B7EYKVV87B/FXGZN6Q2B7EYKVV87B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/ZN6Q/2B7EYKVV87B/FXGZN6Q2B7EYKVV87B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/ZN6Q/2B7EYKVV87B/FXGZN6Q2B7EYKVV87B.SMALL.jpg Aeshir Transfer the pictures to your computer, sort by date, automatically delete pictures off of the camera after transfer, and automatticaly run programsRemember, if you like this Instructable, remember to give it a postive rating!I always use this for my camera, it's extremely handy. Basically what this...
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Sun, 25 Feb 2007 00:04:33 PST
How to share a WI-FI connection http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-share-a-WI-FI-connection/
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Sun, 16 Jan 2011 15:32:17 PST
How to Use Windows Laptop As Monitor for Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-Windows-Laptop-As-Monitor-for-Raspberry/
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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 05:46:41 PDT
Control Arduino using android app http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Arduino-using-android-app/
Control Arduino using android app - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/2IFG/IEDU5H5Y/FJR2IFGIEDU5H5Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/2IFG/IEDU5H5Y/FJR2IFGIEDU5H5Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/2IFG/IEDU5H5Y/FJR2IFGIEDU5H5Y.SMALL.jpg Laurens-Wuyts In this instructables I'm going to explain how to control the arduino IO pins using an android app, which we'll write here.The communication will be over ethernet and we'll use the GET request to activate the IO's.Let's get started! Parts For this instructables you'll need several parts. An ard...
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 12:31:04 PDT
Create Simple Message Encrypter/Decrypter Using Notepad http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-Simple-Message-EncrypterDecrypter-Using-No/
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Wed, 24 Jul 2013 11:40:49 PDT
Control your iPhone or iPod Touch with your computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-your-iPhone-or-iPod-Touch-with-your-comput/
Control your iPhone or iPod Touch with your computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/MEJ0/FNNK6LBU/FVMMEJ0FNNK6LBU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/MEJ0/FNNK6LBU/FVMMEJ0FNNK6LBU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/MEJ0/FNNK6LBU/FVMMEJ0FNNK6LBU.SMALL.jpg unicycle This Instructable will teach you how to use veency, a program available from Cydia, which will allow you to control your iPhone, or iPod through VNC on your computer.This requires you to have:-a jailbroken iPhone or iPod touch with Cydia-a computer, Mac or PC (not sure about Linux although it should...
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Sat, 22 Nov 2008 17:06:14 PST
Another almost free computers thin client set up. http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-almost-free-computers-thin-client-set-up/
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Wed, 23 Feb 2011 10:03:56 PST
How To Make A "Matrix" Effect On Notepad (Windows only) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Matrix-Effect-On-Notepad-Windows-/
How To Make A "Matrix" Effect On Notepad (Windows only) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/03OB/GYVDHR20/FWQ03OBGYVDHR20.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/03OB/GYVDHR20/FWQ03OBGYVDHR20.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/03OB/GYVDHR20/FWQ03OBGYVDHR20.SMALL.jpg GLaDOS V3 For those of you that wonder, this is how to make a "Matrix" Effect on Notepad. Open Notepad Like the tittle says, open Notepad. Copy And Paste Copy and paste this into Notepad: @echo off color 02 :start echo %random%%random%%random%%random%%random%%random%%random%%random%%random%%r...
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Wed, 22 Feb 2012 17:25:14 PST
How to Install Undertale on Your Phone or Tablet. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-Undertale-on-Your-Phone-or-Tablet/
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Sat, 9 Apr 2016 18:58:23 PDT
How to Boot Windows 7 in a USB Drive (Windows PE LiveCD or LiveUSB) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Boot-Windows-7-in-a-USB-Drive-Windows-PE-Li/
How to Boot Windows 7 in a USB Drive (Windows PE LiveCD or LiveUSB) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/ZMBJ/IEID5GKO/FZ8ZMBJIEID5GKO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/ZMBJ/IEID5GKO/FZ8ZMBJIEID5GKO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/ZMBJ/IEID5GKO/FZ8ZMBJIEID5GKO.SMALL.jpg Putra Adriansyah Windows Preinstallation Environment (also known as Windows PE and WinPE) is a lightweight version of Windows used for the deployment of PCs, workstations, and servers, or troubleshooting an operating system while it is offline. It is intended to replace MS-DOS boot disks and can be booted via USB ...
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Sun, 13 Sep 2015 07:27:08 PDT
Make your computer run like new for free http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-computer-fun-like-new-for-free/
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Sun, 15 Aug 2010 17:22:04 PDT
Webcam to security cam (movement detection + email alert) http://www.instructables.com/id/Webcam-to-Security-Cam-movement-Detection-Email-Al/
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 10:53:55 PDT
How to Solve NSIS error http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Solve-NSIS-error/
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Tue, 5 May 2015 20:25:04 PDT
Disable Touchpad on Sony Vaio Laptop after Clean Windows 7 Install http://www.instructables.com/id/Disable-Touchpad-on-Sony-Vaio-Laptop-after-Clean-W/
Disable Touchpad on Sony Vaio Laptop after Clean Windows 7 Install - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/HCS7/GVA8VEGE/FN8HCS7GVA8VEGE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/HCS7/GVA8VEGE/FN8HCS7GVA8VEGE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/HCS7/GVA8VEGE/FN8HCS7GVA8VEGE.SMALL.jpg dennislukk Laptop touchpads are the cause of "jumping cursor" syndrome. You can accidentally brush the touchpad with your palm while typing, causing cursor to jump around the screen. Sometimes you don't even need to brush the touchpad and the cursor still jumps because of driver/hardware issues, and believe me...
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Mon, 28 Nov 2011 12:03:06 PST
Turn Windows 10/7/8 Laptop Into A Wifi Hotspot! Using Command Prompt! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Windows-1078-Laptop-Into-A-Wifi-Hotspot-Using/
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Tue, 13 Oct 2015 08:25:59 PDT
How to connect a Kinect http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Connect-a-Kinect/
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 09:19:08 PDT
How to Install Daggerfall on DOSBox http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-Daggerfall-on-DOSBox/
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 20:59:34 PST
Almost free computers or Using Thin Clients with Debian linux. http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Thin-Clients-a-quick-way-with-Debian-linux/
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Sat, 3 Apr 2010 02:14:39 PDT
How To Bypass ANY School Security Software http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Bypass-ANY-School-Security-Software/
How To Bypass ANY School Security Software - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/BIJO/GT5JYLX6/FZGBIJOGT5JYLX6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/BIJO/GT5JYLX6/FZGBIJOGT5JYLX6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/BIJO/GT5JYLX6/FZGBIJOGT5JYLX6.SMALL.jpg TheTechGuy99 Introduction:Edited: 7/27/14I posted this a few years ago when I thought this was cool. After learning more about computers and "hacking", I realized how naive this instructable is.Over the years I've noticed the comments are full of individuals headed in a very dangerous direction. Be curious. But ...
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Thu, 29 Sep 2011 16:29:41 PDT
how to fix "windows can not verify the digital signature of this file" with winload.exe http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-fix-windows-can-not-verify-the-digital-sig/
how to fix "windows can not verify the digital signature of this file" with winload.exe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/E4ZN/HAQ37DBH/FORE4ZNHAQ37DBH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/E4ZN/HAQ37DBH/FORE4ZNHAQ37DBH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/E4ZN/HAQ37DBH/FORE4ZNHAQ37DBH.SMALL.jpg The nerdling my school craptop died because i deleted bootmgr files from the c drive i thought they were leftovers from a program. they were still in my recycle bin after i fixed it so i put them back where they were. i will cover many different ways to fix it, one worked for me but i dont know which. cmd code...
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Tue, 18 Dec 2012 13:53:26 PST
How to remove a virus from a PC using Windows Defender Offline http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-remove-a-virus-from-a-PC-using-Windows-Defe/
How to remove a virus from a PC using Windows Defender Offline - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/TUII/HD4VG592/FVQTUIIHD4VG592.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/TUII/HD4VG592/FVQTUIIHD4VG592.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/TUII/HD4VG592/FVQTUIIHD4VG592.SMALL.jpg dc1976 Disclaimer: Malicious software like viruses, worms and Trojans are serious. They can damage your computer's operating system files, steal personal data and corrupt other content on your computer. Due to the nature of malicious software this Instructable isn't a guarantee that you can recover lost or...
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Thu, 21 Feb 2013 10:32:47 PST
How to create a Screensaver Keyboard Shortcut for Windows http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-a-Screensaver-Keyboard-Shortcut-for-/
How to create a Screensaver Keyboard Shortcut for Windows - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/W3H9/GINP1CBX/F4XW3H9GINP1CBX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/W3H9/GINP1CBX/F4XW3H9GINP1CBX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/W3H9/GINP1CBX/F4XW3H9GINP1CBX.SMALL.jpg VVBoredGuy This is an instructable detailing how to create a keyboard shortcut so that you can quickly switch to screensaver at any time. Creating the Shortcut on the Desktop Go to the folder C:\Windows\System32 and sort by filetype. Look for the screensaver file type (.scr). Find the file scrnsave.scr (you...
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Sun, 9 Jan 2011 14:42:53 PST
Make a game using Visual Studio http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-TIC-TAC-TOE-GAME-using-VISUAL-STUDIO/
Make a game using Visual Studio - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/GKZY/I8UUWQBT/FVQGKZYI8UUWQBT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/GKZY/I8UUWQBT/FVQGKZYI8UUWQBT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/GKZY/I8UUWQBT/FVQGKZYI8UUWQBT.SMALL.jpg pabdullah Hey Guys, its true. You can create your own game with basic knowledge of Visual Studio and C#. Before getting started I want to say that if you like this instructable then please VOTE ME for CODED-Creations Contest, by just clicking the VOTE option on the top right side of this instructable.SOFTWARE...
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:44:45 PDT
Look Like a Movie Hacker with Batch http://www.instructables.com/id/Look-Like-a-Movie-Hacker-with-Batch/
Look Like a Movie Hacker with Batch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/21PC/H82UI47G/FB421PCH82UI47G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/21PC/H82UI47G/FB421PCH82UI47G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/21PC/H82UI47G/FB421PCH82UI47G.SMALL.jpg antodan Today I'm going to be showing you how to look like a hacker, just like in the movies, with programs you probably already have, in only a couple simple steps, using a small batch file. Most of this probably won't require administrative permissions so you can do this anywhere. Don't worry, this is a h...
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Fri, 12 Oct 2012 18:17:42 PDT
How to make custom fonts http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-custom-fonts/
How to make custom fonts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/75ZT/FPWWTJLB/FP875ZTFPWWTJLB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/75ZT/FPWWTJLB/FP875ZTFPWWTJLB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/75ZT/FPWWTJLB/FP875ZTFPWWTJLB.SMALL.jpg A.C.E. hey keystone buddies. i am making this for everyone, but you in particular.There are a couple of font making instructables here, but none of them are very high quality. i mean, they work just fine, but the finished product is choppy. i will be using the 30 day free trial of font creator to show you ...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2009 18:09:58 PST
How to Create and Format a Titration Curve in Excel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-and-Format-a-Titration-Curve/
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Mon, 30 Apr 2012 20:40:58 PDT
Your personal intranet (Part 1). http://www.instructables.com/id/Your-personal-intranet-Part-1/
Your personal intranet (Part 1). - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/HK5S/GPVEVZCA/FD8HK5SGPVEVZCA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/HK5S/GPVEVZCA/FD8HK5SGPVEVZCA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/HK5S/GPVEVZCA/FD8HK5SGPVEVZCA.SMALL.jpg Computothought You can set up your own intranet without being connected to the internet.  That way you can set up things just the way you want without having to follow any external rules. You can have your own servers, clients, and other ip based hardware for your own needs. One of the reasons I wanted to do this ...
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Wed, 23 Nov 2011 21:21:08 PST
The Windows XP Optimization Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Windows-XP-Optimization-Guide/
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Fri, 14 Sep 2007 09:13:22 PDT
How to check your computer specs before buying games/software. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-check-your-computer-specs-before-buying-gam/
How to check your computer specs before buying games/software. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/9YHC/G2HE0BBG/FN99YHCG2HE0BBG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/9YHC/G2HE0BBG/FN99YHCG2HE0BBG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/9YHC/G2HE0BBG/FN99YHCG2HE0BBG.SMALL.jpg zuba This guide covers what all games/software require. This guide shows you how to check if your computer can run and install a cd or dvd you put into your computer. You can also check this http://cyri.systemrequirementslab.com/srtest/ (from user Kweenix) for a game.If your game isn't there, read this g...
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Tue, 1 Dec 2009 21:22:56 PST
Control Arduino using PHP http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Arduino-using-PHP/
Control Arduino using PHP - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/IA2H/HW8T257O/FW7IA2HHW8T257O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/IA2H/HW8T257O/FW7IA2HHW8T257O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/IA2H/HW8T257O/FW7IA2HHW8T257O.SMALL.jpg rhbvkleef I have recently seen a lot of problems regarding PHP and Arduino. Many people don't know about facts like that an arduino needs a 2 second (!!!) delay before it can receive any messages through serial. There are a few other facts you need to pay attention to, I will be going over them in this instru...
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 12:47:47 PDT
Simple linux commands from a web page. http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-linux-commands-from-a-web-page/
Simple linux commands from a web page. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/KZ77/GQ4V0UEB/FWLKZ77GQ4V0UEB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/KZ77/GQ4V0UEB/FWLKZ77GQ4V0UEB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/KZ77/GQ4V0UEB/FWLKZ77GQ4V0UEB.SMALL.jpg Computothought There had to be a way to do simple commands for linux without going to the command line. The neat part to this project is that you can so easily expand it yourself. Need a directory listing. No problem. Need to know how the disk space is doing. No problem. This simple project will probably expand t...
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Thu, 14 Jul 2011 11:31:26 PDT
Install Windows Vista directly from Hard drive – NO DVD or USB needed! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-CLEAN-Install-Windows-Vista-directly-from-H/
Install Windows Vista directly from Hard drive – NO DVD or USB needed! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/PXEH/HPRIDYC9/F8GPXEHHPRIDYC9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/PXEH/HPRIDYC9/F8GPXEHHPRIDYC9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/PXEH/HPRIDYC9/F8GPXEHHPRIDYC9.SMALL.jpg StevenTyler How to CLEAN Install Windows Vista directly from Hard drive – NO DVD or USB needed!! For example, you have a netbook or desktop that you want to install Windows Vista onto, but can’t use DVD or USB for whatever reason (or don't want to, like me). This method will allow you to boot and install Windo...
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 15:09:55 PST
How to Backup List of Applications on PC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Backup-List-of-Applications-on-PC/
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Sat, 14 Jul 2012 12:29:14 PDT
Test Network and Internet Latency (Windows only) http://www.instructables.com/id/Test-Network-and-Internet-Latency-Windows-only/
Test Network and Internet Latency (Windows only) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/FYSJ/FYYNE1ZP/FSRFYSJFYYNE1ZP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/FYSJ/FYYNE1ZP/FSRFYSJFYYNE1ZP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/FYSJ/FYYNE1ZP/FSRFYSJFYYNE1ZP.SMALL.jpg mrmoneybagss First of all latency is aka. lag. This instructable will teach you how to check your connectivity to the network for windows. You will need the command prompt, aka. CMD, for this instructable. Disclaimer: I found this on WikiHow and thought I should share this with the Instructables community! The...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2009 10:34:12 PDT
Find Windows Product Key on secondary drive. http://www.instructables.com/id/Find-Windows-Product-Key-on-secondary-drive/
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Wed, 27 Oct 2010 17:58:02 PDT
Using a computer with one monitor, but multiple screens. http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-a-computer-with-one-monitor-but-multiple-sc/
Using a computer with one monitor, but multiple screens. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/1PKV/GJQEKP96/FZ31PKVGJQEKP96.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/1PKV/GJQEKP96/FZ31PKVGJQEKP96.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/1PKV/GJQEKP96/FZ31PKVGJQEKP96.SMALL.jpg Computothought Having worked as a technician at a college doing computer support, I could tell some war stories. One of the things that really concerned was how resources were used. As a taxpayer, it really concerned me. For example I would have to set up four monitors on one computer. The cost of the monitors and...
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Sat, 12 Feb 2011 15:01:13 PST
Making a simple application using the Win32 API http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-simple-application-using-the-Win32-API/
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Mon, 19 Mar 2012 10:03:17 PDT
Recover DATA from corrupt Windows XP/Vista/7 installations using Linux http://www.instructables.com/id/Recover-DATA-from-corrupt-Windows-XPVista7-insta/
Recover DATA from corrupt Windows XP/Vista/7 installations using Linux - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/VG5T/GKLIWXBV/FQNVG5TGKLIWXBV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/VG5T/GKLIWXBV/FQNVG5TGKLIWXBV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/VG5T/GKLIWXBV/FQNVG5TGKLIWXBV.SMALL.jpg vaibhavyagnik This instructable is meant to be a step by step guide on How to recover data from a corrupt windows installation. It is assumed that you have tried Windows Repair but still were not able to boot to winodws and you were going to go for a re-install. This procedure should work for almost all Windows I...
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Sun, 27 Feb 2011 11:16:54 PST
Make Your Own CD http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-CD/
Make Your Own CD - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/97ZV/HC3QC5FG/FRV97ZVHC3QC5FG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/97ZV/HC3QC5FG/FRV97ZVHC3QC5FG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/97ZV/HC3QC5FG/FRV97ZVHC3QC5FG.SMALL.jpg Ninjanator Are you an aspiring musician or singer? Have you ever wanted to make your own CD? If so this Instructable is for you. Now you can create you'r very own CD easily and economically. Give it as a gift to friends and family or sell them to make profit. I will go over a few different methods to make you'...
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Sun, 20 Jan 2013 15:31:54 PST
how to get a windows password with ophcrack http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-get-a-windows-password-with-ophcrack/
how to get a windows password with ophcrack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/QEQB/G825RDSY/FK4QEQBG825RDSY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/QEQB/G825RDSY/FK4QEQBG825RDSY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/QEQB/G825RDSY/FK4QEQBG825RDSY.SMALL.jpg thekid This is an instructable to teach you how to use the program Ophcrack  to get windows passwords. I am sharing this to give people the knowledge how to do this. I do not take any responsibility for what you do with this information.  I strongly advise you to not use this except on your own computer or...
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Mon, 19 Apr 2010 16:40:58 PDT