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inpout32.dll is missing?

Inpout32.dll is missing?

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Achiev'ibles - Fixed

Just a quick forum topic to say that no patches will be automatically assigned for the next week or so. The site update changed some of Instructable's source code, my Perl scripts rely on that to find certain bits of information. As a result, I won't be handing out patches until I find time to fix it. That's all :) UPDATE: Canucksgirl's helped me find a fix/workaround. Yay! It should run again soon and we'll see if it worked. UPDATE 2: Yup, it worked. Patches were sent out again.

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change language

I have Japanese mac computer. second life is run under the Japanese language. how can i change the language in second life?

Question by addharmawansa    |  last reply


how do i figure this out?

I have a wall transformer and i dont know which one positive and which ones negative. there both in black wires and it doesn't say. how would i figure out which one which?

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Were you THIS excited this Christmas???

My burning question, is were you THIS excited this Christmas? Check out how mad this kid went when he realised what he got for Christmas.... http://gizmodo.com/5434293/goodbye-n64-kid-hello-xbox-360-kid

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How much should the capacitors capacitance be for my race track, car project? Answered

Hi im doing a project for my brother for christmas. Its a Drag race track thing, I have it all planned. Buuuuuuut for the cars I am using a capacitor, and a motor rated for around 6volts. WHAT should the capacitor's capacitance be?  A high capacitance or a low one?  I have a charging spot on the track to charge the capacitor, and then the energy stored in the capacitor powers the motor for long enough time to make it to the end.(Which is only 3 feet). Note:I found a small car that does just that but the motor doesnt work and the capacitor doesnt show the capacitance on it and I used my multimeter but it said DisC. I will post a picture of it later if it even helps. :(   

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A neon with an a/c that just doesn't work, Now what can this girl do to fix?

I have a 05' dodge neon with an a/c that just doesn't work. I bought on of those R-134a kits and checked the PSi like the instructions say to and low and behold the gauge is reading 200 PSi. Now what can this girl do to fix the problem...any helpful tips?

Question by AmberD5    |  last reply


hey all!

Just found thegroup - and joined up. i figured scince im a member now i would share - jut made a mod for the Orichalchos Duel Disk that was released sometime back and would love for you guys to check it out and let me know what you think _

Topic by Azurial    |  last reply


How to cancel subscription??

I no longer wish to be part of instructables I find it does not suit me nor are any of my grandsons interested in them,so absolutely no use to me.

Question by CharlesO57    |  last reply


what is the best size pump for a homemade A/C?

I'm making a homemade A/C for a 4 H project and wanted to know the best size pump for it

Question by apickens16    |  last reply


Tall irrigated hedge to pre-cool A/C condenser? Answered

I am thinking about planting a hedge around our air conditioner condenser to increase its efficiency. This would serve as shade for the condenser and as a means to inject water to keep the plant cooling the air as it evaporates the water. When rainwater is available, an aquarium pump could "irrigate" the hedge. When not available, a switch could control a valve for a high-pressure drip irrigation system. Both could be controlled by the compressor circuit. Keep the hedge trimmed about 6 feet tall and with just enough space around the condenser for a workman to easily maintain the unit (at least 3 feet from the condenser). The hedge would have to be drought resistant and one that does not shed leaves or debris. Any thoughts about this?

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area 51

Can anyone prove or disprove that this is actually area 51? at some time pres. clinton gave that branch permission to deny it's existence. you used to be able to see it from a hill or something, but they fenced it off and may have cameras there here's the link to the image: http://tinypic.com/k9zvaw.jpg, if that doesn't show up just go to google images and search for "arial view of area 51"

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How much voltage does a 30kv fly back transformer need to put out 30kv? Answered

How much should the input voltage be for it? Cause I heard that 120AC can destroy it. I need to know. thanks

Question by Mudbud    |  last reply


can I open up a flyback transformer? Answered

I have an old broken flyback and I dont want to throw it out yet because there are some goodies inside it. Well I got down to buisness and started cuting the plastic shell, But after taking half of the black plastic off I found outthat It was filled with some type of hard whitesh -yellow cast. I dont know how to take that off. does any one know how to or should I just trash it?

Question by Mudbud    |  last reply


Where can I find an old/new working neon sign transformer for free? Answered

I really need a neon sign transformer for a project im doing. where can I find one? free or under $10. need help.

Question by Mudbud    |  last reply


What type of light do I need to help with S.A.D.? Answered

I was wondering what type of light source could I use for S.A.D.. Compact fluorecent, LEDs , and which colour? Is there a specific wavelength?

Question by ChrysN    |  last reply


A question - Can we post ideas than builds/crafts?

I was thinking about doing instructables on knowledge on survival in the wilderness. But I'm just wondering if it's acceptable here. It seems that most of the instructions I've seen are crafts or builds. Just a friendly question; if not; then I will find a way to make it craft-ish

Topic by MGO_Count    |  last reply


HOW TO MAKE A MODEL OF A BONE? Answered

A SKELETAL MUSCLE BONE

Question by MALAS    |  last reply


Failure to see posted comment?

I signed in and posted a comment to an Instructable but nothing happens when I click on the Post button.  Am I missing something to do?

Question by CurtR    |  last reply


A problem with my gun

Ok. I've scrapped the Mamba 12-G because there wasn't anything new there. I am bringing back the AR-4 Commando, but there is a problem I loaded my mag with 4 shots, and it has very low range on 2 of the shots The first two are fine, but not as great. The next two fly 3 feet and flop. The range on the other two is lower than my Mamba and earlier versions of the commando. I am using Banana inventor's mag for the gun....

Topic by DJ Radio    |  last reply


i need to send a good virus to a corrupt public lawyer

Can anyone help me send a virus to a corrupt public lawyer,thanks for any help!!!!

Topic by matt1breeze    |  last reply


so if a 20 year old guy asks you back out when you are only 16, what would you do?

When i was a freshman, a hott senior guy asked me out and i, of course, said yes. Now i am a 16 year old junior in high school and he is a 20 year old sophomore in college and he asked me back out... do you see my problem here? i want to go back out with him because he is perfect and he is a true gentleman, but his age is a little outta my range just a smidge, lolz, so please tell me what you would do if you were in my position

Question by hannah16    |  last reply


Making a group

Don't worry Kiteman, I know how to make oneI have a question, I am currently making a group, and I want it to be moderated, but I don't want an email alert every time someone tries to join. If I have email alerts off, will I get one, or a PM?

Topic by Rock Soldier    |  last reply


how to find a room for rent in the bay area.?

How do I find a good room to rent, I have looked for a month and the ones I have found are to strange to me I just want a room in the san jose ca area to rent for at lest two years how do I do this. I can pay 400-500 a month and pefer a lease and very little cleaning deposit.

Question by dogofwar    |  last reply




"Cracking" a game

Can someone please tell me how to "crack" a game torrent. Is there a certain type of software that I can download for free? If so please list it and can you give me step-by-step instructions on how to do this(cracking). What exactly does it mean to crack a game? Remember I am dealing with streaming torrents that have been downloaded from the internet! Thanks

Topic by flylaady    |  last reply


How do you "unjoin" a group or community?

I recently joined the homemade firearms community and realized that the group is focused on highly illegal NFA weapon construction and i want no part of it.   I thought this would be a group of mature law abiding amateur gunsmiths building legal single shot, bolt guns or semi-auto rifles and handguns but based on the few posts I read, this is not the case.

Question by GDC    |  last reply


2 questions...? Answered

1: What the hell is this Pro membership all about? I'm considering it... 2: What's a Patch? I haven't been on for a while, so I feel like a discombobulated old fart right now.

Question by DrWeird117    |  last reply



What is Medicare? Answered

What is ,"Medicare Part A" and do I have to be over 65 to get into it?

Question by nfarrow    |  last reply


Starting a project - How?

It's one thing to start a project when professors, supervisors, etc are pounding on you to get it done. But how do you manage to do all that alone? I have many ideas but they're just that - ideas. So how can I effectively start and finish one?

Topic by ebubeo    |  last reply


Something to replace a transformer? Answered

Hi everyone,I just want to know if there's anything that could replace a step-down transformer i.e,Step down 220 volts(AC) to 5 volts(DC).I want a thumb nail sized transformer for my purpose but its hard to get,so if there;s something more compact and can replace the transformer,things would move on awesome!

Question by Adarsh_tronix    |  last reply


Three Peaks?

Hi People,We're due to tackle this event http://threepeakschallenge2008.blogspot.com starting on 5 July.Everytime someone looks at our web page, their server location is plotted on our web page world map.It would be great to have hits from right around the World.Thanks everyone.Jon

Topic by jonpum3  


what is a patriot

What is a patriot? i need a answer right away. need to do a 300-400 word essay on it.

Topic by dsman195276    |  last reply


I have a idea for a movie

You know how people are remaking movies that had come out a long time ago? Maybe some one has thought about this one..."One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest." Originally played by Jack Nicholson...perhaps he can do a cameo, but I was thinking of John Malchovich as the main character. What do you think?

Topic by mbakerhollister    |  last reply


Identifiying a plant

Does anyone know what type of plant this is?

Topic by The Cartographer    |  last reply


January photo a day project Tool Using Animal

Okay, start my own thread, sheesh!  i'll move the other pix over here eventually.

Topic by Tool Using Animal    |  last reply


Okay, a quandry... My car recently gave up the ghost on me. I need to replace it... Answered

Do you think it would be wiser to buy a used car with good service history and lots of options or a brand new "stripper" car with a good warranty? Price could be about the same for the two. Thank you for any input, I'm trying to puzzle out what I want.

Question by Stew2    |  last reply


thing-a-day 2011 - who's going to do it?

Http://thing-a-day.com/ Of course, you don't have to do it officially... but I signed up today and I would like to see the instructables community try their hand at it! I've already got a list of projects to work on, and I asked off for quite a bit of time in February. I'm pretty excited! :D

Topic by jessyratfink    |  last reply


Testing my ability to use Lyrics to understand the meaning of a song

Okay, so I want you to tell me what you think. I am testing my ability to tell what a song means by it's lyrics/song title. Song: Deviate From the Form Artist: Scar Symmetry Okay, so already there is a clue. The word "Deviate" means to swerve, avoid, etc. So obviously, this song is about avoiding something. Now, lest look at the lyrics. First verse: I transcend my earthly form Through some questions never asked before Question the need to be a machine That responds automatically Okay, so "I transcend my earthly form". Transcend means to outdo, or exceed. So, basically, imo basically saying that you are doing better, or knowing better than a human. Knowing whats right and wrong about some questions that haven't been asked before. I suppose they mean something like "When will the next largest technological revolution happen?" Or "What inventions will destroy our planet in the future?". Like questions technological revolutions,  and future disasters or inventions. To back up that paragraph, read the next two lines. "Question the need to be a machine that responds automatically". Or to translate that, why do we need all these machines? Do we really have to be too lazy? What's next, self folding clothes? We do not NEED all these inventions. And later in the song, it talks about how there are changes, and turning into nothing. And what I mean by that, is that there will be so many innovations, that Earth will be pretty much taken over by robots. It will be nothing. All these machines are monotonous. They do not think, or have emotions. They are NOTHING. So to sum it up, I think this song means that they are trying to avoid becoming nothing. They do not like how there is an invention for almost everything ever thought up. They are staying in the past where we did not need all these gadgets

Topic by Flumpkins    |  last reply


taking a break

Just to let all of you know: I'm going to try and take a break from instructables for a while, I have a ton of stuff to do. Me and my friends have to build 2 grandfather clocks and they have to be done by the 23rd, so I'm going to try and take away the temptation of wasting (constructive ;) ) time on instructables when there are other things that are higher prioity, yet less fun. I also have to do more on my online german, I'm only about 30% done, and I have about 2 and a half months left, so I need to catch up. I'll be back at the beginning of march (or hopefully maybe the 24th of february. I'll c ya guys soon, I just need to get my priorities straight. Of course I will check up on the results for the LED challenge ;) EDIT: oh, and I might be on late at night where I can't make recordings or use power tools, or between tv shows on my ipod ;)

Topic by guyfrom7up    |  last reply


cost for promember? Answered

Cost to be a promember.  I cannot find the answer any where on the site.

Question by cezbs    |  last reply



I have a soft wall cooler with a clear plastice liner, and I was wondering if it would be safe to brine a turkey in it?

The cooler is about 10 or 12 years old made by California Innovations with a clear plastic removeable liner.  I will give it a good thorough wash.  Their website says it is tested for safety.  I just don't wanna poison the family.

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