Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology - computers - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:42:40 PST BLOX v1.01 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/
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 15:09:55 PST
The F12 Button http://www.instructables.com/id/The-F12-Button/
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Tue, 15 Nov 2011 18:00:20 PST
Running mini PCI-e 3G card with USB - mini PCI-e to USB - easiest way http://www.instructables.com/id/Running-mini-PCI-e-3G-card-with-USB-mini-PCI-e-t/
Running mini PCI-e 3G card with USB - mini PCI-e to USB - easiest way - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/HE4K/HAQ3AFMB/FNDHE4KHAQ3AFMB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/HE4K/HAQ3AFMB/FNDHE4KHAQ3AFMB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/HE4K/HAQ3AFMB/FNDHE4KHAQ3AFMB.SMALL.jpg delokaver HERE I'll be sharing my experiment (last night) to convert the MINI PCIe card to be able to run with USB port SO LET'S START What you will need : Mini PCI-e Card - (option GMT380 with GPS function)  I am not try another type / brand CARD yet, since this card is only the one I have on hand rig...
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Wed, 2 Jan 2013 19:02:44 PST
Wifi Receiver Extender (W.R.E.) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wifi-Receiver-Extender-WRE/
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Sat, 10 Jul 2010 20:20:19 PDT
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
Make a USB cable 'power only' http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Condom/
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 14:35:03 PDT
More power for your pc. (Second PSU \ Power supply) http://www.instructables.com/id/More-power-for-your-pc-Second-PSU-Power-supply/
More power for your pc. (Second PSU \ Power supply) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/DU5B/G2HDXELW/F51DU5BG2HDXELW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/DU5B/G2HDXELW/F51DU5BG2HDXELW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/DU5B/G2HDXELW/F51DU5BG2HDXELW.SMALL.jpg Jords001 This instructable will show you how to give you a bit of leeway if your videocard (or if you have only one 12V rail it'll be able to give more power to both the cpu and videocard). Just before we get started this is not the master and slave set up. That set up doesn't work for all pc's but this is g...
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Fri, 27 Nov 2009 09:18:00 PST
Fake News Article PRANK http://www.instructables.com/id/Fake-News-Article-PRANK/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 21:26:24 PDT
How to Make Your Computer Faster and Speed it Up! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Speed-Up-Your-Computer-Easily/
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Thu, 6 Mar 2008 06:27:32 PST
How to repair the Macbook pro logic board at home http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-repair-the-Macbook-pro-logic-board-at-home/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:28:34 PDT
VESA mounting non-VESA monitors, cheap and professional http://www.instructables.com/id/VESA-mounting-non-VESA-monitors-cheap-and-professi/
VESA mounting non-VESA monitors, cheap and professional - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/VWV8/IGI9C7DM/FC6VWV8IGI9C7DM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/VWV8/IGI9C7DM/FC6VWV8IGI9C7DM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/VWV8/IGI9C7DM/FC6VWV8IGI9C7DM.SMALL.jpg BecauseWeCould You can get large computer LCD monitors now for relatively cheap, especially second hand ones. You can start to see a decent Samsung 24" HD monitor sell on the second hand market for about $50 AUD (~$35USD), and that's exactly what lead me to this Instructable. Looking on eBay I spotted 3 Samsung S2...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 02:56:53 PST
How to install a Blu-Ray Drive in your Desktop PC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-install-a-Blu-Ray-Drive-in-your-Desktop-PC/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2010 16:05:22 PST
A Beginners Guide to the World Emulation. http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Beginners-Guide-to-the-World-Emulation/
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Mon, 4 Apr 2011 18:14:18 PDT
Make your mouse scroll wheel move like butter http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-mouse-scroll-wheel-move-like-butter/
Make your mouse scroll wheel move like butter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/U0AN/GJQEJUSJ/FX9U0ANGJQEJUSJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/U0AN/GJQEJUSJ/FX9U0ANGJQEJUSJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/U0AN/GJQEJUSJ/FX9U0ANGJQEJUSJ.SMALL.jpg dhammy0110 Hate that stiff, clicky wheel on your mouse? Give your mouse wheel a super slick, butter smooth spinning action in 10 minutes. Since every mouse is different, this hack is mainly about the idea. If you can operate a tiny screwdriver, you should be able to do this whichever way your mouse is put tog...
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Wed, 9 Feb 2011 09:59:46 PST
How to make a command block teleporter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-command-block-teleporter/
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 08:49:48 PST
Visual Basic Calculator http://www.instructables.com/id/Visual-Basic-Calculator/
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Fri, 1 May 2015 10:40:29 PDT
Batch game movement (Tutorial) http://www.instructables.com/id/Batch-game-movement-simple/
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Tue, 27 Nov 2012 12:13:30 PST
Build your Own Portable Bitcoin Mining Rig / Battlestation http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-Own-Portable-Bitcoin-Mining-Rig-Battles/
Build your Own Portable Bitcoin Mining Rig / Battlestation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/YBN3/HT5CQZN1/FE0YBN3HT5CQZN1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/YBN3/HT5CQZN1/FE0YBN3HT5CQZN1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/YBN3/HT5CQZN1/FE0YBN3HT5CQZN1.SMALL.jpg xklathos Greetings Everyone ! This is XK ; For a really long time since i bought and build my own Bitcoin Miners , I have always wanted to build something more "dedicated " for mining tasks rather than using classical Server cabinets and so on. Something that will change my life entirely... Something tha...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 07:53:20 PDT
How to Convert Any Media File Into Its Different Formats http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-Any-Media-File-Into-Its-Different-F/
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Sun, 6 Jun 2010 07:10:18 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/VG5T/GKLIWXBV/FQNVG5TGKLIWXBV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/VG5T/GKLIWXBV/FQNVG5TGKLIWXBV.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Choose which program starts up when your computer turns on http://www.instructables.com/id/Choose-which-program-starts-up-when-your-computer-/
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Mon, 26 Mar 2012 10:24:19 PDT
how to get a windows password with ophcrack http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-get-a-windows-password-with-ophcrack/
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Mon, 19 Apr 2010 16:40:58 PDT
How to turn an old flat screen into a LightBox for free http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Turn-an-Old-Flat-Screen-Into-a-LightBox-for/
How to turn an old flat screen into a LightBox for free - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/TFKX/II21PERQ/FNHTFKXII21PERQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/TFKX/II21PERQ/FNHTFKXII21PERQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/TFKX/II21PERQ/FNHTFKXII21PERQ.SMALL.jpg JustinLovesTheTech This is the video I made for YouTube, it has all of the step, directions, and information. If you want, just watch the video. But make sure to vote for me in the leftovers contest and share with your friends.Here is a direct link if you have any issues https://youtu.be/OW9jvl4QeEk Parts and tools ...
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Sat, 12 Dec 2015 06:17:54 PST
Tracing CAT5 Cables with a continuity tester http://www.instructables.com/id/Tracing-CAT5-Cables-with-a-continuity-tester/
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Thu, 21 Feb 2013 10:18:53 PST
Make a water block out of a heatsink for less than $20! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-water-block-out-of-a-heatsink-for-less-than/
Make a water block out of a heatsink for less than $20! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/FMPO/G8C3JC0O/FUMFMPOG8C3JC0O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/FMPO/G8C3JC0O/FUMFMPOG8C3JC0O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/FMPO/G8C3JC0O/FUMFMPOG8C3JC0O.SMALL.jpg junits15 With CPUs and other computer components becoming hotter and more powerful faster and faster; traditional air cooling methods are no longer efficant enough to cool these components.  Another way to cool components is water cooling, but this can be very expensive, which is why, in this Instructable ...
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Thu, 22 Apr 2010 18:40:34 PDT
Clean a computer mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-a-computer-mouse-1/
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Thu, 9 Apr 2009 14:37:53 PDT
How to Repair a Computer Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-a-Computer-Fan/
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Sun, 7 Sep 2008 05:07:35 PDT
How To Upgrade To Yosemite From Mac OS X, Mountain Lion, Snow Leopard, Or Mavericks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Upgrade-To-Yosemite-From-Mac-OS-X-Mountain-/
How To Upgrade To Yosemite From Mac OS X, Mountain Lion, Snow Leopard, Or Mavericks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/SXB2/I6C2KF1F/FUASXB2I6C2KF1F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/SXB2/I6C2KF1F/FUASXB2I6C2KF1F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/SXB2/I6C2KF1F/FUASXB2I6C2KF1F.SMALL.jpg BizOfTech Before you install Yosemite be sure to check you have the right Mac. The following qualify: iMac, Mid-2007 or newer, MacBook, Late 2008 Aluminum, or Early 2009 or newer, MacBook Pro, Mid/Late 2007 or newer, MacBook Air, Late 2008 or newer, Mac mini, Early 2009 or newer, Mac Pro, Early 2008 or newer,...
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 11:50:08 PST
Lock your any file/folder without software (Using Batch-File) http://www.instructables.com/id/Lock-your-any-filefolder-without-software-Using-/
Lock your any file/folder without software (Using Batch-File) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/G24D/HINMX373/FN1G24DHINMX373.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/G24D/HINMX373/FN1G24DHINMX373.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/G24D/HINMX373/FN1G24DHINMX373.SMALL.jpg errorcode401 Like our Facebook Page for more Updates: http://www.facebook.com/errorcode401 Hello Now you can easily lock your file or folder in windows without any software. i have created a batch file for it. you can download it from here [size : 45 kb] [Here I am asking for Download because it contains more t...
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Tue, 2 Jul 2013 15:25:58 PDT
How to make a boot-able Windows Installer USB key the easy way! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-boot-able-Windows-Installer-USB-key-/
How to make a boot-able Windows Installer USB key the easy way! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/OOS6/H994VXOR/F6COOS6H994VXOR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/OOS6/H994VXOR/F6COOS6H994VXOR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/OOS6/H994VXOR/F6COOS6H994VXOR.SMALL.jpg Psycosisnine There are situations out there where you require a boot-able USB thumb drive.  This Instructable will guide you through the simple steps in making just about any USB thumb drive into a boot-able Windows Vista/7/8 installer.  Required Materials You will require the following materials; 1. A 4GB o...
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Sun, 11 Nov 2012 17:21:13 PST
Easy Spacebar Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Spacebar-Repair/
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Wed, 23 Dec 2009 11:44:34 PST
Answer any Membean Question! http://www.instructables.com/id/Answer-any-Membean-Question/
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:58:09 PST
A Neat Trick on how to Resurface a CD http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Neat-Trick-on-how-to-Resurface-a-CD/
A Neat Trick on how to Resurface a CD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/HLTZ/GV6EY95SZGA/FNTHLTZGV6EY95SZGA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/HLTZ/GV6EY95SZGA/FNTHLTZGV6EY95SZGA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/HLTZ/GV6EY95SZGA/FNTHLTZGV6EY95SZGA.SMALL.jpg Run N Gun This is a trick that a lot of people already know, but just in case they didn't I posted this. CHEERS! Gather the Materials The Needed Materials for This project are: 1.) A scratched CD 2.) White toothpaste (not the gel kind) 3.) Warm water Get Er' Dun! First get you CD and smear the to...
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Tue, 20 Feb 2007 14:27:37 PST
Make your Computer Greet you when you use it http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-Computer-Greet-you-when-you-use-it/
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Wed, 11 May 2011 14:34:05 PDT
Computer Controlled Power Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Controlled-Power-Switch/
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Tue, 3 Jul 2007 18:16:16 PDT
How to start a dead motherboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-start-a-dead-motherboard/
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Wed, 31 Mar 2010 08:22:13 PDT
Android tablet as carputer/stereo http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-tablet-as-carputerstereo/
Android tablet as carputer/stereo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/XYW0/HBUZEKS0/FAMXYW0HBUZEKS0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/XYW0/HBUZEKS0/FAMXYW0HBUZEKS0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/XYW0/HBUZEKS0/FAMXYW0HBUZEKS0.SMALL.jpg rrodriguez13 I chose to use a Lenovo a2107-f a 7" tablet, it has no painted on buttons, like most tablets do and all iPads do (as well as an external button) so the install looks as clean as I can get it to look with my resources... with this install I chose to do it a cheaply as possible, the only thing that R...
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Thu, 20 Dec 2012 16:18:49 PST
GEEK-TO-YOU: How to take apart a hard-drive (humor included) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-take-apart-a-hard-drive-humor-included/
GEEK-TO-YOU: How to take apart a hard-drive (humor included) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/K02I/H74303AI/FY0K02IH74303AI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/K02I/H74303AI/FY0K02IH74303AI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/K02I/H74303AI/FY0K02IH74303AI.SMALL.jpg darman12 Do you still have that old 10 gig hard drive that you've kept thinking, "Some use for it will come along"? Despite your mother's (or wife's) nagging? Well that use has finally come along to put your nagger at bay. The simple solution is, "Guess what....I finally have a use for that hard drive: to gi...
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Mon, 3 Sep 2012 20:56:11 PDT
Restore Painted Letters on Keyboard Keys http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-Painted-Letters-on-Keyboard-Keys/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2008 07:33:45 PST
Computer Power Supply Fan Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Power-Supply-Fan-Replacement/
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Sun, 28 Dec 2008 04:55:37 PST
Make Your Computer Talk http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Computer-Talk-1/
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Fri, 1 Nov 2013 08:17:59 PDT
How to take apart a case fan http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-take-apart-a-case-fan/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2009 09:31:20 PST
How to Create Multiple Folders at the Same Time http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-Multiple-Folders-at-the-Same-Time/
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Sun, 26 Jan 2014 04:53:18 PST
How to make a timer with notepad. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-timer-with-notepad/
How to make a timer with notepad. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/I2MV/HAFHLAPJ/FNRI2MVHAFHLAPJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/I2MV/HAFHLAPJ/FNRI2MVHAFHLAPJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/I2MV/HAFHLAPJ/FNRI2MVHAFHLAPJ.SMALL.gif HiPoweredHacker Open notepad. Here's a base code frame that you can use to make a timer. @echo off color 0a :1 pause timeout 60 goto 1 color changes the color combination in the application file timeout set the time in seconds the :1 and the goto 1 loops the timer so that it stops and resets so you can start it ...
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Mon, 10 Dec 2012 08:42:24 PST
Extra Ram Using a Thumb Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Extra-Ram-Using-a-Thumb-Drive/
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Sun, 6 Dec 2015 14:01:18 PST
How To Install Microsoft Office 2016 For Mac For Free http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-Microsoft-Office-2016-For-Mac-For-F/
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 13:46:47 PST
Run Windows 95 On Windows7/Xp/vista http://www.instructables.com/id/Run-Windows-95-On-Windows7Xpvista/
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Sun, 7 Oct 2012 02:43:15 PDT
Start a batch file completely hidden http://www.instructables.com/id/Start-a-batch-file-completely-hidden/
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Sat, 5 Jan 2013 18:58:41 PST
Easily adjusting the Volume with Hotkeys (Win 7) http://www.instructables.com/id/Easily-adjusting-the-Volume-with-Hotkeys-Win-7/
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Fri, 5 Apr 2013 09:48:53 PDT
Windows 10 on your HP Stream 7! http://www.instructables.com/id/Windows-10-on-your-HP-Stream-7/
Windows 10 on your HP Stream 7! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/KVQD/ICWEDF0Y/F0ZKVQDICWEDF0Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/KVQD/ICWEDF0Y/F0ZKVQDICWEDF0Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/KVQD/ICWEDF0Y/F0ZKVQDICWEDF0Y.SMALL.jpg fiveseven808 Or other similarly cheap tablet~Were you one of the people that bought a $100 Windows 8.1 tablet? Do you love your tablet? Well, my answer is yes to both! I freaking love my little HP Stream 7! While it doesn't have enough power for anything intensive, I love being able to use it at my job as an IT ...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 14:04:48 PDT