Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology - computers - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Apr 2016 10:22:58 PDT BLOX v1.01 Replacing a UPS battery with Super-Capacitors http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-a-UPS-to-run-on-Super-Capacitors/
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Tue, 24 Jan 2012 14:11:42 PST
How to create a Screensaver Keyboard Shortcut for Windows http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-a-Screensaver-Keyboard-Shortcut-for-/
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Sun, 9 Jan 2011 14:42:53 PST
Fix Your Monitor - Replacing Capacitors http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Your-Monitor-Replacing-Capacitors/
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Mon, 17 Sep 2012 18:24:49 PDT
Darkade - Bartop Arcade Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Darkade-Bartop-Arcade-Cabinet/
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 09:37:39 PDT
LED Computer Case Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Computer-Case-Lighting/
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Tue, 14 Jun 2011 22:54:19 PDT
DIY Wooden Computer Case http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Computer-Case/
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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 18:50:51 PST
Make a game using Visual Studio http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-TIC-TAC-TOE-GAME-using-VISUAL-STUDIO/
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:44:45 PDT
Replacement Keyboard Legs http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacement-Keyboard-Legs/
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Fri, 25 Mar 2011 11:41:08 PDT
how to get onto blocked sites at school http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-get-onto-blocked-sights-at-school/
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Sun, 15 May 2011 19:06:33 PDT
Password Protected File Using Batch Files http://www.instructables.com/id/Password-Protected-File-Using-Batch-Files/
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:17:48 PDT
Resetting Forgotten Windows 7 Password http://www.instructables.com/id/Resetting-Forgotten-Windows-7-Password/
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Tue, 27 May 2014 10:00:14 PDT
Refill A Printer Cartridge For $5 http://www.instructables.com/id/Refill-A-Printer-Cartridge-For-5/
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Wed, 21 Nov 2007 17:50:18 PST
Introduction to hardware: Learn the basics http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-to-hardware-Learn-the-basics/
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Wed, 10 Apr 2013 10:53:53 PDT
Clean a Trackball Mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-a-Trackball-Mouse/
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Thu, 22 May 2008 21:35:31 PDT
How to repair your Graphics Card by baking it! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-repair-your-Graphics-Card-by-baking-it/
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 10:34:02 PDT
Bridge A Network Connection In Windows 7 (X-box-PC & PC-PC) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bridge-A-Network-Connection-In-Windows-7-X-box-PC/
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Thu, 5 Jan 2012 22:59:50 PST
Properly wrap your laptop power cords http://www.instructables.com/id/Properly-wrap-your-laptop-power-cords/
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Mon, 7 Jun 2010 19:47:33 PDT
How To Make A Harmless Fake Virus Message http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Harmless-Fake-Virus-Message/
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 10:36:37 PDT
Computer Case-Mod: Adding a Window! http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Case-Mod%3a-Adding-a-Window!/
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Sun, 14 May 2006 09:59:05 PDT
Create a custom Chrome OS/Chromebook "App" http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-custom-Chrome-OSChromebook-App/
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Thu, 20 Jun 2013 19:09:33 PDT
How to Get Infinite Money in Undertale (HACK) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Get-Infinite-Money-in-Undertale-HACK/
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 11:35:49 PST
Simple Python Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Python-Game/
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 23:13:29 PDT
FreeNAS as a Print Server http://www.instructables.com/id/FreeNAS-as-a-Print-Server/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2009 16:52:16 PDT
How to code in Batch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-code-in-Batch/
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 05:10:20 PDT
Your personal intranet (Part 1). http://www.instructables.com/id/Your-personal-intranet-Part-1/
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Wed, 23 Nov 2011 21:21:08 PST
Make a VBS script that opens a bunch of windows. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-VBS-script-that-opens-a-bunch-of-windows/
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Tue, 8 Feb 2011 14:34:31 PST
How to Downgrade Minecraft To Any Version EASY TUTORIAL http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Downgrade-Minecraft-To-Any-Version-EASY-TUT/
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 16:45:38 PST
"Factory" Reset your Intel Edison/Troubleshooting Connection Problems http://www.instructables.com/id/Factory-Reset-your-Intel-EdisonTroubleshooting-Con/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 14:18:13 PST
How To Print On Contact Paper http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Print-On-Contact-Paper/
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Tue, 9 Apr 2013 14:13:07 PDT
Refill your Printer Cartridge http://www.instructables.com/id/Refill-your-Printer-Cartridge/
Refill your Printer Cartridge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/431Q/F5GE25CT/FAC431QF5GE25CT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/431Q/F5GE25CT/FAC431QF5GE25CT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/431Q/F5GE25CT/FAC431QF5GE25CT.SMALL.jpg sharath Printer Cartridges are surprisingly costly. As an alternative, you can get it refilled at a store. The cheapest and effective alternative though is to refill it yourself. All it takes is a bottle of printer-ink and a syringe. What you need 1. Printer-ink. You can buy it from a computer store. In...
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Fri, 17 Aug 2007 08:49:32 PDT
100% Free + Easy Greenscreen Effects for MovieMaker http://www.instructables.com/id/100-Free-Easy-Greenscreen-Effects-for-MovieMake/
100% Free + Easy Greenscreen Effects for MovieMaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/UX65/H6MF3VS9/FYKUX65H6MF3VS9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/UX65/H6MF3VS9/FYKUX65H6MF3VS9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/UX65/H6MF3VS9/FYKUX65H6MF3VS9.SMALL.jpg Gumby45 Ever wanted to use a greenscreen, but don't have the money / are too much of a lazy bum to go buy one? If you have a PC (even without moviemaker installed), then here's a quick and easy way to utilize a low-budget version. Step 1 This is my first instructable, so I apologize in advance for any co...
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Tue, 11 Sep 2012 18:04:43 PDT
How to Make a Prezi http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Prezi/
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Wed, 12 May 2010 16:27:35 PDT
HOW TO FIND OUT WHICH WIRE HAS POWER IN A USB CABLE http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-FIND-OUT-WHICH-WIRE-HAS-POWER-IN-A-USB-CABL/
HOW TO FIND OUT WHICH WIRE HAS POWER IN A USB CABLE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/6STI/H1EN003O/FTX6STIH1EN003O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/6STI/H1EN003O/FTX6STIH1EN003O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/6STI/H1EN003O/FTX6STIH1EN003O.SMALL.gif GregoriNiculitcheff I checked it out @ Techshop Quick answer: RED and BLACK First, you will need to find an used USB cable, a multimeter and a X-acto blade. (You can't see but the red and black wires are already peeled, may be someone tried before me to extract power from this cable) Then you need to peel the w...
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Thu, 3 May 2012 12:50:29 PDT
How to Clean a CD http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-a-CD/
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Wed, 5 Sep 2007 13:00:47 PDT
How to turn your computer's LCD screen transparent (DIY mod) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-your-computer-s-LCD-screen-transparent/
How to turn your computer's LCD screen transparent (DIY mod) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/SWJG/F1A4Y0F6/F1XSWJGF1A4Y0F6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/SWJG/F1A4Y0F6/F1XSWJGF1A4Y0F6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/SWJG/F1A4Y0F6/F1XSWJGF1A4Y0F6.SMALL.jpg thesparine If you have a standard LCD type monitor, I will show you a cool little DIY hack to turn that baby transparent! A few tools are required, if you are a hard-core IT geek you probably have them, if you are a regular joe like me you just need to track down a hard-core IT geek. Recommended equipment: ...
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Wed, 9 May 2007 12:09:12 PDT
Phone Controlled Computer Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-Controlled-Computer-Starter/
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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 13:11:08 PST
photoshop: galaxy effect http://www.instructables.com/id/photoshop-galaxy-effect/
photoshop: galaxy effect - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/I566/G91Y8WES/F82I566G91Y8WES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/I566/G91Y8WES/F82I566G91Y8WES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/I566/G91Y8WES/F82I566G91Y8WES.SMALL.jpg thelastonekills This is a very easy photoshop tutorial for even the most novice artist. this is just the steps in dot points, sorry if you like reading lots :( clouds FILTER RENDER CLOUDS FILTER DISTORT SHEAR DUPLICATE LAYER plastic wrap FILTER ARTISTIC PLASTIC WRAP SOFT LIGHT DUPLICATE LAYER chrome FI...
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Sun, 11 Apr 2010 01:49:38 PDT
Building a piCentr home media center http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-PiCentr-Home-Media-Center/
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Sun, 13 Dec 2015 08:00:19 PST
Logitech Performance MX: Fix middle Click http://www.instructables.com/id/Logitech-Performance-MX-Fix-middle-Click/
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Sun, 27 Feb 2011 14:14:00 PST
MAKE YOUR ANDROID PHONE INTO GAMEPAD!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/MAKE-YOUR-ANDROID-PHONE-INTO-GAMEPAD/
MAKE YOUR ANDROID PHONE INTO GAMEPAD!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/BQDC/I93FGQXV/FK0BQDCI93FGQXV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/BQDC/I93FGQXV/FK0BQDCI93FGQXV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/BQDC/I93FGQXV/FK0BQDCI93FGQXV.SMALL.jpg sherwindavis Yes you can make your android phone into game padjust follow these steps STEP - 1 OF METHOD 1 BY USING DROID PAD INSTALL DROIDPAD BOTH ON PHONE AND PC HERE ARE THE LINKS-PChttp://www.digitalsquid.co.uk/droidpad/PHONEhttps://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=uk.d... USE IT BY USING BOTH ...
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Sat, 2 May 2015 01:58:28 PDT
How to Write a General Chemistry Lab Report http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Write-a-General-Chemistry-Lab-Report/
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 05:45:55 PDT
Earth battery. http://www.instructables.com/id/Earth-battery/
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Sat, 3 Sep 2011 11:01:35 PDT
Take back the Internet: No more adverts on 4od - with no addons or software! http://www.instructables.com/id/Take-back-the-Internet-No-more-adverts-on-4od-w/
Take back the Internet: No more adverts on 4od - with no addons or software! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/KM0Q/G8BXQ2NU/F28KM0QG8BXQ2NU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/KM0Q/G8BXQ2NU/F28KM0QG8BXQ2NU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/KM0Q/G8BXQ2NU/F28KM0QG8BXQ2NU.SMALL.jpg theknight The internet is getting a little rediculous. You can't even watch some Big Bang Theory on TVShack anymore without hundreds of adverts popping up all over the place, and don't even get me started with adverts for streamed programs now. So, let's do something about it... -- EDIT I've now found this w...
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Wed, 21 Apr 2010 10:59:04 PDT
DIY Xbox Controller Receiver for PC http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Xbox-Controller-Receiver-for-PC/
DIY Xbox Controller Receiver for PC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/D174/HVR7U12S/F5GD174HVR7U12S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/D174/HVR7U12S/F5GD174HVR7U12S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/D174/HVR7U12S/F5GD174HVR7U12S.SMALL.jpg CarterBond Have you ever wanted to use a Xbox360 Controller on your PC and not have to buy a $15 receiver? Now you can! You can use a old Xbox360 RF Module (ring of light). I had one of these from a old RROD Xbox and decided to tinker with it. This is a very simple process. All you will need to do is some so...
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Wed, 28 May 2014 18:42:38 PDT
How to run Command Prompt On a Computer that has it locked, and get into the Administrators Password http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-run-Command-Prompt-On-a-Computer-that-has-i/
How to run Command Prompt On a Computer that has it locked, and get into the Administrators Password - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/VMFU/FNZA8NIC/FLVVMFUFNZA8NIC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/VMFU/FNZA8NIC/FLVVMFUFNZA8NIC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/VMFU/FNZA8NIC/FLVVMFUFNZA8NIC.SMALL.jpg drmjj55 The name says it all. This instructable will tell you how to run CMD (Command Prompt) and change the password. Getting the Stuff Now you need the Application.Go to http://portableapps.com/apps/utilities/command_prompt_portableI recomend saving it onto a flash drive if you are doing this at school...
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Sun, 30 Nov 2008 18:24:00 PST
Hacking websites with sqlmap and kali linux http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-websites-with-sqlmap-and-kali-linux/
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 12:15:18 PDT
Turn a Trackpad From a Broken Laptop into a PS/2 Mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Trackpad-From-a-Broken-Laptop-into-a-PS2-M/
Turn a Trackpad From a Broken Laptop into a PS/2 Mouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/WRPU/FT3K6TZM/FMQWRPUFT3K6TZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/WRPU/FT3K6TZM/FMQWRPUFT3K6TZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/WRPU/FT3K6TZM/FMQWRPUFT3K6TZM.SMALL.jpg cheft A friend gave me a broken HP Pavilion laptop. With just a little work, you can remove the trackpad and connect to a PS/2 or 9-pin Serial port . Connect to your PC and use as a simple mouse, or even wire to an Arduino for a unique interface for your project. You can make this project entirely from re...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2009 16:57:22 PDT
How to Break a Computer! =P http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Break-a-Computer-P/
How to Break a Computer! =P - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/RAZT/HGZNN55G/FPDRAZTHGZNN55G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/RAZT/HGZNN55G/FPDRAZTHGZNN55G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/RAZT/HGZNN55G/FPDRAZTHGZNN55G.SMALL.jpg drakek42 Today, I Dr. Picklecircumflexficklesteinmoneybags will be showing you how to break the expensive hardware from which you are currently reading this from. That's right! We're going to break your computer the easy way! Using simple differential calculus, a swiffer duster, a toilet seat, and a gift fro...
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Tue, 21 May 2013 18:28:49 PDT
Automatically Shut down and Power up your computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatically-Shut-down-and-Power-up-your-computer/
Automatically Shut down and Power up your computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/7ORQ/G4D5WXYW/FRH7ORQG4D5WXYW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/7ORQ/G4D5WXYW/FRH7ORQG4D5WXYW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/7ORQ/G4D5WXYW/FRH7ORQG4D5WXYW.SMALL.jpg rjwarpath I currently have a server that I use as a file server/web server/print server/skype server.  The server is "headless" meaning that it does not have a keyboard, monitor, or mouse connected to it.  I have it connected to the network and sitting on the floor in my office.  For awhile the server stayed ...
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Tue, 12 Jan 2010 19:54:33 PST
Use Notepad and Command Prompt For Java programming http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-Notepad-and-Command-Prompt-For-Java-programmin/
Use Notepad and Command Prompt For Java programming - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/V14G/I7RGAQHV/FJPV14GI7RGAQHV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/V14G/I7RGAQHV/FJPV14GI7RGAQHV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/V14G/I7RGAQHV/FJPV14GI7RGAQHV.SMALL.jpg nancyjohns Hello, in this instructable, I will show you how to create, and execute a program that you created in java using notepad. You will need to open some things:-Notepad-Command Prompt Create The Program For this step, use notepad and make your program. Don't forget to save as ".java" in all files. ...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:54:17 PDT