Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - laptops http://www.instructables.com Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:49:11 PST BLOX v1.01 How to Upgrade the Lenovo Yoga 13 from 4 Gigs of Ram To 8 Gigs of Ram Complete Install (Remove the Keyboard) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-the-Lenovo-Yoga-13-from-4-Gigs-of-R/
How to Upgrade the Lenovo Yoga 13 from 4 Gigs of Ram To 8 Gigs of Ram Complete Install (Remove the Keyboard) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/KQ4B/I2P3MWOG/F01KQ4BI2P3MWOG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/KQ4B/I2P3MWOG/F01KQ4BI2P3MWOG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/KQ4B/I2P3MWOG/F01KQ4BI2P3MWOG.SMALL.jpg bwirtz Card used: Crucial 8GB Single DDR3 1600 MT/s (PC3-12800) CL11 SODIMM 204-Pin 1.35V/1.5V Notebook Memory CT102464BF160B Step 1: Fold monitor 1. Fold monitor back, set something underneath it that won't scratch it. (book) Step 2: Remove Keyboard 2. Pry keyboard from casing, careful. You will hea...
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:16:20 PST
Easy Laptop Cooling Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Laptop-Cooling-Stand/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 19:30:53 PST
How to view Reliability Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-view-Reliability-Monitor/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 01:57:59 PDT
How to use the html5 Canvas tag http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-the-html5-Canvas-tag/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:38:17 PDT
Rescue the webcam from a laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Rescue-the-webcam-from-a-laptop/
Rescue the webcam from a laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/IHCY/I1GIJX6T/FWAIHCYI1GIJX6T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/IHCY/I1GIJX6T/FWAIHCYI1GIJX6T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/IHCY/I1GIJX6T/FWAIHCYI1GIJX6T.SMALL.jpg alby21europa It's the same process of my precedent instructable "Rescue a Bluetooth from laptop"........4 cable(black,red,withe,green) to connect on a old USB cable with male part......isolated and enjoy.......windows search automatically all drivers but if you know the laptop,search the software on constructor ...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:02:15 PDT
Rescue a Bluetooth from laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Rescue-a-Bluetooth-from-laptop/
Rescue a Bluetooth from laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/R4MA/I1CC40O2/F4OR4MAI1CC40O2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/R4MA/I1CC40O2/F4OR4MAI1CC40O2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/R4MA/I1CC40O2/F4OR4MAI1CC40O2.SMALL.jpg alby21europa second usage to Bluetooth module from a laptop designated to the bind..... What you needed a Bluetooth module from a old laptop(normally is in the up right or up center of the screen of the laptop,when you open the front part of the screen laptop)....a USB cable with male partnecessary to solder...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:28:23 PDT
Opening a stuck laptop lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Opening-a-stuck-laptop-lock/
Opening a stuck laptop lock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/AH7I/I1CC3AC9/FCUAH7II1CC3AC9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/AH7I/I1CC3AC9/FCUAH7II1CC3AC9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/AH7I/I1CC3AC9/FCUAH7II1CC3AC9.SMALL.jpg ericjforman Sometimes, oh say when you are running to a meeting and you need to bring your laptop with you, your laptop lock might not open. This has been reported for Kensington locks in particular. You might think, oh someone must have known my combination and then decided to change it without telling you, bu...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:13:01 PDT
Sheet metal computer cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Sheet-metal-computer-cooler/
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 13:26:12 PDT
laptop cooling stand http://www.instructables.com/id/laptop-cooling-stand-3/
laptop cooling stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/U59U/I0VOXBH7/FEVU59UI0VOXBH7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/U59U/I0VOXBH7/FEVU59UI0VOXBH7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/U59U/I0VOXBH7/FEVU59UI0VOXBH7.SMALL.jpg amgworkshop I've been doing a lot of rendering lately and i noticed that my laptop starts to heat excessively ,and after a proper fan cleaning i got the idea to build a cooling stand .with more thinking and ideas shuffling i decided that a colling stand may be like this one tinker bot built but with an integr...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 12:31:23 PDT
Windows 8.1 and 7 on Dell D600 using USB http://www.instructables.com/id/Windows-81-and-7-on-Dell-D600-using-USB/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:56:35 PDT
Laptop Cooling Stand from Scrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Cooling-Stand-from-Scrap/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:50:27 PDT
Full disassembly and cleaning of a laptop Compaq CQ61 (in details) http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-disassembly-and-cleaning-of-a-laptop-Compaq-C/
Full disassembly and cleaning of a laptop Compaq CQ61 (in details) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/I0SP/I091L6T9/FGOI0SPI091L6T9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/I0SP/I091L6T9/FGOI0SPI091L6T9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/I0SP/I091L6T9/FGOI0SPI091L6T9.SMALL.jpg emsatalo Model CQ61 is very difficult to clean when it is necessary to disassemble the laptop to fundamentally to clean the cooling system. Because of this I will try to give the most detailed description. What you'll need? BOXSCREWDRIVERLAPTOP COPMAQ CQ611 and 1/2 hour work time What you need to know? ...
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:11:54 PDT
PVC DJ Laptop and Mixer Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-DJ-Laptop-and-Mixer-Stand/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 14:14:08 PDT
How to replace the keyboard on an acer aspire 5336 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-replace-the-keyboard-on-an-acer-aspire-5336/
How to replace the keyboard on an acer aspire 5336 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/6R5V/HZI8PIWL/FOG6R5VHZI8PIWL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/6R5V/HZI8PIWL/FOG6R5VHZI8PIWL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/6R5V/HZI8PIWL/FOG6R5VHZI8PIWL.SMALL.jpg AndyN1 I did an instructable on how to change the screen on an acer aspire 5336 which you can find here. We found that the keyboard was also faulty after replacing the screen so here is a video instructable on how to change the keyboard a bit easier than all the pictures and text in previous instructable. ...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:39:28 PDT
How to replace the screen on an acre aspire 5336 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-replace-the-screen-on-an-acre-aspire-5336/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:21:21 PDT
Laptop Cooling Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Cooling-Pad/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:29:34 PDT
DIY Laptop cooler (grill like) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laptop-cooler-grill-like/
DIY Laptop cooler (grill like) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/FHZL/HZ2IU5ID/FZ1FHZLHZ2IU5ID.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/FHZL/HZ2IU5ID/FZ1FHZLHZ2IU5ID.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/FHZL/HZ2IU5ID/FZ1FHZLHZ2IU5ID.SMALL.jpg asdw1408 Easy way to do a laptop cooler. :) Materials / Tools MATERIALS:-Wire-Thread Cone (Available on any tailoring shop)-Small on/off switch-Small hobby motor-9 Volts Battery-Plywood-Mighty Bond-9 volts clip-Propeller (Any kind of elesi fan that you have)TOOLS:-Soldering Iron-Saw Solder the wires of ...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 05:46:18 PDT
Toshiba T3200SX Portable Desktop Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Toshiba-T3200SX-Portable-Desktop-Computer/
Toshiba T3200SX Portable Desktop Computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/NPRL/HYVDOF9S/FX6NPRLHYVDOF9S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/NPRL/HYVDOF9S/FX6NPRLHYVDOF9S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/NPRL/HYVDOF9S/FX6NPRLHYVDOF9S.SMALL.jpg cbbassett This instructables will show you how to convert a 1989 Toshiba T3200SX laptop into a modern day portable super desktop computer.Here is a list of things you will need to start this project: Toshiba T3200SX Intel Core i5-3350P Ivy Bridge Quad-Core 3.1GHz (3.3GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 69W Desktop Process...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 21:00:50 PDT
Wood Laptop Stand For Desktop With Fans And Stuff http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Laptop-Stand-For-Desktop-With-Fans-And-Stuff/
Wood Laptop Stand For Desktop With Fans And Stuff - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/6CQ5/HYMT2414/FNV6CQ5HYMT2414.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/6CQ5/HYMT2414/FNV6CQ5HYMT2414.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/6CQ5/HYMT2414/FNV6CQ5HYMT2414.SMALL.jpg yunrock The idea is use a commercial laptop stand with fans, to build (easy-way) a exclusive stand for particular needs, like seat rightly front the computer. What we need... Stand with Fan(s)Wood sheet (12x32 inch) (30x80 cm) Tape measureCarpenter's squarePencilJig/Saber sawSanding machineDrillScrewdriv...
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 15:16:42 PDT
Keep your laptop cool with kitchen items http://www.instructables.com/id/Keep-your-laptop-cool-with-kitchen-items/
Keep your laptop cool with kitchen items - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/B0Q2/HYJ3Y548/FFBB0Q2HYJ3Y548.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/B0Q2/HYJ3Y548/FFBB0Q2HYJ3Y548.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/B0Q2/HYJ3Y548/FFBB0Q2HYJ3Y548.SMALL.jpg Todd Gehris There is no need to buy a USB powered cooling fan to keep your laptop cool. This simple hack will increase the airflow around your laptop and keep it cooler. Items needed beside your laptop computer: Large cutting boardDrying rack Using the laptop on a table. To use a laptop on a table place a d...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 12:49:54 PDT
Sony Vaio VPCCW21FX repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Sony-Vaio-VPCCW21FX-repair/
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:24:53 PDT
Inexpensive and Strong Laptop Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-and-Strong-Laptop-Mount/
Inexpensive and Strong Laptop Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/R6VA/HW4OPI94/F78R6VAHW4OPI94.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/R6VA/HW4OPI94/F78R6VAHW4OPI94.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/R6VA/HW4OPI94/F78R6VAHW4OPI94.SMALL.jpg InvaderDig Inexpensive Laptop Mount for a Volkswagen Passat. I eyeballed a lot of the measurements when creating this. Every car is different.I use a thinkpad x200 so my base is relatively small in size. Pre-drill hole for your screws, so you won't split the wood when screwing. Use wood glue and let it se...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 06:04:16 PDT
All in one PC from old laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/All-in-one-PC-from-old-laptop/
All in one PC from old laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/WDQM/HVW4MZ8D/FUYWDQMHVW4MZ8D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/WDQM/HVW4MZ8D/FUYWDQMHVW4MZ8D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/WDQM/HVW4MZ8D/FUYWDQMHVW4MZ8D.SMALL.jpg kresimir1993 Greetings, this is my first turtorial ever, and my native language isn't English, so sorry if I write something wrong. About turtorial, it will not be step by step turtorial, but rather an idea for somebody who would like to build somethig similar. This is just a prototype version 1.0, not a final p...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 09:38:32 PDT
how to use a degraded battery laptop ? http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-use-a-degraded-battery-laptop-/
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Sun, 25 May 2014 16:15:33 PDT
Laptop Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Stand-3/
Laptop Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/67D0/HVLYB3FA/FDD67D0HVLYB3FA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/67D0/HVLYB3FA/FDD67D0HVLYB3FA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/67D0/HVLYB3FA/FDD67D0HVLYB3FA.SMALL.jpg the_doctor7019 This is a simple laptop stand that is cheap and easy to make it can also be tailored to any size laptop this one is for my 14.0 inch laptop but with the right adjustments can be used for any laptop You will need 1/8in ply wood a 2in by 1in board a skill saw sand paper some small nails ...
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Sun, 25 May 2014 11:03:07 PDT
Portable Laptop Stand Made From Business Cards and a Sheet of Paper http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Paper-Laptop-Stand/
Portable Laptop Stand Made From Business Cards and a Sheet of Paper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/5Y3R/HVFL4K2P/F8O5Y3RHVFL4K2P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/5Y3R/HVFL4K2P/F8O5Y3RHVFL4K2P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/5Y3R/HVFL4K2P/F8O5Y3RHVFL4K2P.SMALL.jpg Linda_G My back and neck started hurting from using my laptop so I decided to design a laptop stand to eliminate some of the stress. My requirements: inexpensive and portable. My solution? Make a stand from a sheet of paper and business cards. What you need - Laptop Stand base template printed o...
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Tue, 20 May 2014 13:08:14 PDT
Salvage Lithium Ion Batteries from Laptop Batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/Salvage-Lithium-Ion-Batteries-from-Laptop-Batterie/
Salvage Lithium Ion Batteries from Laptop Batteries - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/7LA0/HUYBI5RY/F0V7LA0HUYBI5RY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/7LA0/HUYBI5RY/F0V7LA0HUYBI5RY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/7LA0/HUYBI5RY/F0V7LA0HUYBI5RY.SMALL.jpg amorarun I am always curious to know what is inside any device. Recently I wanted to know about the type of battery inside a laptop’s battery after I have seen a video in YouTube, I believe it’s a video by kipkay about reviving an old laptop’s battery by replacing the lithium ion cells inside.My good friend’...
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Fri, 9 May 2014 23:42:43 PDT
Build an Arduino-powered, Laser-cut Xbox 360 laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Arduino-powered-Laser-cut-Xbox-360-laptop/
Build an Arduino-powered, Laser-cut Xbox 360 laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/ZJUH/HUU1H09I/FC7ZJUHHUU1H09I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/ZJUH/HUU1H09I/FC7ZJUHHUU1H09I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/ZJUH/HUU1H09I/FC7ZJUHHUU1H09I.SMALL.jpg TechJango Darkmatter is the world's first Open Source Xbox 360* Laptop - its a hardware kit designed to make your Xbox console portable, so that you can play your favorite games any time, any place! 1080p HD screen, capacitive touch controls and all. We successfully crowdfunded Darkmatter via Kickstarter in ...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 23:45:43 PDT
Standard for your laptop+Ipad http://www.instructables.com/id/Standard-for-your-laptopIpad/
Standard for your laptop+Ipad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/N353/HT5YM5GK/FBLN353HT5YM5GK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/N353/HT5YM5GK/FBLN353HT5YM5GK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/N353/HT5YM5GK/FBLN353HT5YM5GK.SMALL.jpg AnneMo This standard is inspired by these three standards designs: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:21236 http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:22964/#files http://opendesigncontest.org/node/311/manual Material: plywood, 3mm Machine: Universal laser systems, VLS6.60 Licenses: attribution-noncommercial (CC BY-...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 08:58:12 PDT
< 50$ Wall mounted arcade cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/-50-Wall-mounted-arcade-cabinet/
< 50$ Wall mounted arcade cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/OKQT/HSRZGL9H/F4ZOKQTHSRZGL9H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/OKQT/HSRZGL9H/F4ZOKQTHSRZGL9H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/OKQT/HSRZGL9H/F4ZOKQTHSRZGL9H.SMALL.jpg logikly So I had an old laptop sitting around. To old to handle today's legwork but still able to run an emulator pretty decently. After seeing all these different arcade cabinets (on and off of instructables) I decided to tear it appart and see what I could do with it. So here's what you'll need to build t...
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Sat, 15 Mar 2014 17:48:18 PDT
USB Light V 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Light-V-20/
USB Light V 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/EJ2F/HSBWPUNL/F1AEJ2FHSBWPUNL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/EJ2F/HSBWPUNL/F1AEJ2FHSBWPUNL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/EJ2F/HSBWPUNL/F1AEJ2FHSBWPUNL.SMALL.jpg karthickaski This Instructable was the updated version of  MAKE USB LIGHT FOR LAPTOPS IN 10 MINUTES,In that USB Light have only 4 LEDs are used but here totally 6 LEDs are used.6 LEDs makes more Brightness and it is also Energy efficient. Gathering Tools & Materials Materials: - Used cool drink tin -Small woo...
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 21:12:51 PST
Really Easy Steampunk Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Really-Easy-Steampunk-Laptop/
Really Easy Steampunk Laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/5CSN/HRWN90VN/FLL5CSNHRWN90VN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/5CSN/HRWN90VN/FLL5CSNHRWN90VN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/5CSN/HRWN90VN/FLL5CSNHRWN90VN.SMALL.jpg brice8 Stuff You Need 1 cardboard piece as big as your laptop TapeSharpie Pen Out Side Put a cool design on your cardboard Inside Get a cool steampunk background Outside Again Tape the cardboard to the laptop and your done
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 16:22:31 PST
Repairing an overheating laptop by changing existing fan to 12V BLDC fan and improving airflow http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-an-overheating-laptop-by-changing-existi/
Repairing an overheating laptop by changing existing fan to 12V BLDC fan and improving airflow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/GRLR/HRWN7ILQ/FALGRLRHRWN7ILQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/GRLR/HRWN7ILQ/FALGRLRHRWN7ILQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/GRLR/HRWN7ILQ/FALGRLRHRWN7ILQ.SMALL.jpg advancetard Repairing an overheating laptop by changing existing fan to 12V BLDC fan and improving airflow This tutorial will go over several step to cool down an overheating laptop beyond dust and cleaning and note the inefficiency of laptop heatsinks fans and cooling. This one in particular cannot run CPU@10...
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 21:41:07 PST
Turn a dead laptop into a monitor with Plexiglas stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-dead-laptop-into-a-monitor-with-Plexiglas-s/
Turn a dead laptop into a monitor with Plexiglas stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/QOW0/HR9V7O3A/FWFQOW0HR9V7O3A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/QOW0/HR9V7O3A/FWFQOW0HR9V7O3A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/QOW0/HR9V7O3A/FWFQOW0HR9V7O3A.SMALL.jpg Damutsch Hi, this is an 'ible on how to turn the LCD panel from a friends fried laptop (cheers Martin :P ) into an external monitor for your home console, blueray-player or just as a second monitor. First things first, this is my first Instructable and the first time I used a rotary tool and Plexiglas!...
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 08:52:46 PST
how to raise up your laptop using k'nex rubber tyres to improve air circulation underneath http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-raise-up-your-laptop-using-knex-rubber-tyre/
how to raise up your laptop using k'nex rubber tyres to improve air circulation underneath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/HYHI/HR4SUHTT/F2ZHYHIHR4SUHTT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/HYHI/HR4SUHTT/F2ZHYHIHR4SUHTT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/HYHI/HR4SUHTT/F2ZHYHIHR4SUHTT.SMALL.jpg scottd1988 hey there guys here is a quick step by step guide on how to improve air circulation on a laptop by simply raising it higher off the desk using  four k'nex tyres this is a very useful trick as i use this method myself and rather pleased with the result it can also provide a better grip to a wooden su...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 15:48:20 PST
upgrading ram in a thinkpad t60 http://www.instructables.com/id/upgrading-ram-in-a-thinkpad-t60/
upgrading ram in a thinkpad t60 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/6LIF/HPLSPD5H/FX76LIFHPLSPD5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/6LIF/HPLSPD5H/FX76LIFHPLSPD5H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/6LIF/HPLSPD5H/FX76LIFHPLSPD5H.SMALL.jpg catshark1 Is your thinkpad old and slow? Or perhaps the RAM has worn out? well help is here. Buy replacement RAM. amazon sells them i think. Warning I am not responsible for any damage caused. Also, i'm doing this on my bed, which is a mistake. Always use an area with as little fabric as possible. Rem...
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 13:14:53 PST
How to make a number and letter password creator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-number-and-letter-password-creator/
How to make a number and letter password creator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/P3I5/HPEG5ZDQ/FA6P3I5HPEG5ZDQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/P3I5/HPEG5ZDQ/FA6P3I5HPEG5ZDQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/P3I5/HPEG5ZDQ/FA6P3I5HPEG5ZDQ.SMALL.jpg Birkdalebandit Hello and welcome to my new Instructable, I was looking for a Batch file that was a letter password creator but found nothing so I made my own that creates letters and numbers and puts the passwords in to a file called File.txt. Make a new TXT file Make a new .txt file and change the extension to...
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 15:52:10 PST
Fix a broken macbook mousepad http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-broken-macbook-mousepad/
Fix a broken macbook mousepad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/NFTG/HO0Q7ZIP/F8UNFTGHO0Q7ZIP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/NFTG/HO0Q7ZIP/F8UNFTGHO0Q7ZIP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/NFTG/HO0Q7ZIP/F8UNFTGHO0Q7ZIP.SMALL.jpg 18LJ My sister gave me her old macbook when she got a new one. I had an identical one that wasnt working right so i got rid of it and was excited to get a new working computer. Well it didnt quite work. the power cord was dead and after playing around with it i found it to be unfixable, so replaced the p...
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Fri, 15 Nov 2013 11:20:27 PST
Old laptop screen into Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-laptop-screen-into-Monitor/
Old laptop screen into Monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/WQL6/HNICS2U2/F3GWQL6HNICS2U2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/WQL6/HNICS2U2/F3GWQL6HNICS2U2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/WQL6/HNICS2U2/F3GWQL6HNICS2U2.SMALL.jpg augustoerico So, my laptop got old and suddenly stop working. But the LCD was still OK, so, why not make an second monitor of it? Lot of people will tell you it is impossible, but it is not! You just need the right parts (: Refer to this YouTube video for further information: How to turn any laptop screen into ...
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Sat, 2 Nov 2013 14:39:20 PDT
laptopholder http://www.instructables.com/id/laptopholder/
laptopholder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/SVJ2/HN82KCDG/FFGSVJ2HN82KCDG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/SVJ2/HN82KCDG/FFGSVJ2HN82KCDG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/SVJ2/HN82KCDG/FFGSVJ2HN82KCDG.SMALL.jpg JJvD The blueprint I provided is made for a 13” macbook If your computer has other measurements or you want to change the laptopmodel I made, please feel free to remodel it! measurements: measure up the lenght and the width of your laptop the cross of the laptopholder is as big as the full width of y...
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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 06:48:01 PDT
Poor Man's Automobile Laptop Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Mans-Automobile-Laptop-Stand/
Poor Man's Automobile Laptop Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/NLF1/HN825YB5/FVKNLF1HN825YB5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/NLF1/HN825YB5/FVKNLF1HN825YB5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/NLF1/HN825YB5/FVKNLF1HN825YB5.SMALL.jpg jkoyne First, a word of caution.  Do NOT use your computer while driving!  This device attaches to the steering wheel.  I call it the Poor Man's Automobile Laptop Stand.   Materials and Tools To get started, we will need 5 to 6 feet of a large gauge of wire.  I am not sure of the gauge of wire that I u...
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Sun, 27 Oct 2013 12:39:50 PDT
How to install RAM in a laptop PC (Asus G60-JX) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-install-RAM-in-a-laptop-PC-Asus-G60-JX/
How to install RAM in a laptop PC (Asus G60-JX) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/2F94/HLZROEUY/FHL2F94HLZROEUY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/2F94/HLZROEUY/FHL2F94HLZROEUY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/2F94/HLZROEUY/FHL2F94HLZROEUY.SMALL.jpg pjahern This is a basic overview on how to access, uninstall, and install RAM (Random Access Memory) cards in a laptop PC. RAM is used as a form of "temporary" memory in your computer. Basically, more RAM = more memory for programs to use =  better multitasking and higher productivity. For this instructable...
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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 14:19:46 PDT
Asus EEE PC loose hinges fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Asus-EEE-PC-loose-hinges-fix/
Asus EEE PC loose hinges fix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/LLY5/HLZROBQS/F3ELLY5HLZROBQS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/LLY5/HLZROBQS/F3ELLY5HLZROBQS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/LLY5/HLZROBQS/F3ELLY5HLZROBQS.SMALL.jpg semaphore The hinges that allow a laptop screen to pivot can work themselves loose over time. Asus laptops have hinges that are screwed into place with bolts that go into threaded metal inserts. The inserts are contained in plastic holders which are part of the laptop's casing. The plastic holders are prone t...
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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 09:00:30 PDT
Laptop SSD Fast Boot mSATA/SATA How-To http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-SSD-Fast-Boot-mSATASATA-How-To/
Laptop SSD Fast Boot mSATA/SATA How-To - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/263W/HLBR6DJ1/FHT263WHLBR6DJ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/263W/HLBR6DJ1/FHT263WHLBR6DJ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/263W/HLBR6DJ1/FHT263WHLBR6DJ1.SMALL.jpg andyvich I’m writing this instructable because I found a few guides on the web but nothing complete with all the details. I get loads of info from the internet all the time, so here is me helping pay it forward to someone.  Leave me a comment if this helped you. Some forum posts on this were helpful, but the...
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Mon, 9 Sep 2013 22:39:41 PDT
Cheap 4WD object Avoiding Robot using four IR proximity sensors... http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-4WD-object-Avoiding-Robot-using-four-IR-prox/
Cheap 4WD object Avoiding Robot using four IR proximity sensors... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/SJ3E/H3Q40KMZ/F6QSJ3EH3Q40KMZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/SJ3E/H3Q40KMZ/F6QSJ3EH3Q40KMZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/SJ3E/H3Q40KMZ/F6QSJ3EH3Q40KMZ.SMALL.jpg SaurIMX This is a cheap basic four motors, four sensors, programmable 8051 object avoiding robot using breadboad. This robot can also be used as a line following robot just changing the program. I installed two batteries for more power, but it can also be use with a single battery. 7805 is used as a voltage...
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Mon, 2 Sep 2013 02:11:09 PDT
Laptop Lego webcam/gadget Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Lego-webcamgadget-Mount/
Laptop Lego webcam/gadget Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/27JN/HKVL835M/FME27JNHKVL835M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/27JN/HKVL835M/FME27JNHKVL835M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/27JN/HKVL835M/FME27JNHKVL835M.SMALL.jpg kreator Here's a way to mount a webcam or in my case a speaker to a laptop.the design can be easily altered for the best fit. Supplies gather these Lego pieces in ur favortite colors Extra Parts keep some extra Lego pieces handy in case this design doesn't fit your devices exactly. Okay Lets Get Bu...
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Sun, 1 Sep 2013 23:37:04 PDT
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
Stand for your smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Stand-for-your-smartphone/
Stand for your smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/GR5E/HKM8WUVJ/F61GR5EHKM8WUVJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/GR5E/HKM8WUVJ/F61GR5EHKM8WUVJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/GR5E/HKM8WUVJ/F61GR5EHKM8WUVJ.SMALL.jpg jampper How to make your own pretty stylish stand for your smartphone. Very handy if you work on your laptop and just want to watch a stream or something while working. What you need -usb lamp ( or any other bendable works that can be placed near your laptop) -cover for your smartphone -tape or glue ( i ...
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Fri, 23 Aug 2013 02:32:16 PDT
DIY Laptop Skin! Easy, Cute & Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laptop-Skin-Easy-Cute-Cheap/
DIY Laptop Skin! Easy, Cute & Cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/8ZSE/HKBG706C/FP58ZSEHKBG706C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/8ZSE/HKBG706C/FP58ZSEHKBG706C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/8ZSE/HKBG706C/FP58ZSEHKBG706C.SMALL.jpg diybeauty_queen Tired of the basic look of your laptop? Vinyl skins not fitting in your budget? Whatever your case maybe, I am here to instruct you on how to create your very own laptop skin. You can be as creative as you want with this project and by no means do you have to just settle for what I did. Get crafty w...
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Sat, 17 Aug 2013 09:31:54 PDT
DIY Bluetooth MicroPCI Express from cheap £1 USB adapter. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-MicroPCI-Express-from-cheap-1-USB-ad/
DIY Bluetooth MicroPCI Express from cheap £1 USB adapter. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/2K39/HKEWQLDQ/FQ42K39HKEWQLDQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/2K39/HKEWQLDQ/FQ42K39HKEWQLDQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/2K39/HKEWQLDQ/FQ42K39HKEWQLDQ.SMALL.jpg davegsm82 This is my first instructable, It might be useful for other members looking to make their own cheap Bluetooth solution for their laptop. Some people may be thinking, why not just use the dongle in the USB socket instead of going to all this trouble? All I'll say is that I don't think having 'tempo...
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Wed, 14 Aug 2013 17:06:35 PDT