Web comics

This may be the stupidests fourm ever, but i need to know what comics are out there.

Topic by Mr.Roboto   |  last reply


web cam

I have a web cam which i would like to be able to plug it in to a tv through the yellow video in connector. how could i do this. do i have to build a converter. i would have to power the camera with a 9 volt battery.

Topic by chrischavez   |  last reply


the web archive

The web archive at web.archive.org is one of the best websites I've seen.  (yes instructables is another.)  Ive known about it for a while and wanted to share it.  It lets you go back to past versions of web pages,  simply enter the url and hit "take me back" For as big as it is, you can search a lot, though not everything is there.  Note: Sadly instructables is not searchable from this site due to a file labeled "robots.txt" which prevents them from searching instructables.

Topic by jedi pen-gui-n   |  last reply


web cam to the T.V.

Hey ive been trying to hook up a web cam to the T.V.(later to a monitor) and i dont know where the wires go to. ive been trying to figure it out by what i know already but its no good and do i need anything else?what do they go to?

Question by monkey bomb   |  last reply


Web Collaboration, of Sorts

No, not the World Wide Web--colonies of spiders that build giant communal webs to catch their prey. However, there is an interesting twist: spiders maximize their food supply per spider if the colony includes 500 spiders; more than that, and each spider gets less.As the number of occupants grows, the volume of the webs they construct increases - but the surface-area-to-volume ratio declines. The area of web is the all-important determinant of numbers of prey caught, so bigger colonies catch proportionally fewer prey items.Reminds me of Dunbar's Number, the theory that says that groups of larger than approximately 150 people are no longer optimal because humans cannot effectively have and maintain that many social relationships.Spider Webs Article

Topic by joshf   |  last reply


Make a web show

I'm thinking about starting a webshow, similar to iCarly (if you watch the show), and I am trying to get some ideas for the show. Can someone give me some ideas for it. Sorry for no pix, or about anything but this info.

Topic by chopper00700   |  last reply


web site build

Hi all guys and ladies ...  so glad i found this site looks like fun. I found you all here due to a search i did looking on tips of building and hosting my own web site, and what i read here in great detail with no fuzz i just thought was the bees knees. I do have one problem but, if i use my ip address to host my own server on an old machine and use a new pc for working here at home, the ip address will be the same, will this not lead to people trying to gain excess to my every day to day pc? jamstir.

Topic by jamstir   |  last reply


Web Design and Animation

Hi! I am offering my services for some simple web design, or 2D flash animation, or both! I use the Godaddy web hosting service, and use Flash CS4 for all my animating. If you wish to be hosted by another service, I can do that as well. Here is some of my work; www.brianschopshop.com I did this website for a local barber when I lived in Wisconsin. I try to keep an up to date relationship with my clients. If you wish to contact me email me at sammartz42@gmail.com, and I'll get back to you as soon as I can. I will answer comments to this forum topic as well. I charge about 50-100 dollars per page depending on the content, and animation is charged by the length at 10 dollars for every 20 seconds.

Topic by martzsam 


web store in europe?

I live in Europe and i wonder if anyone know about a web store in Europe where i can buy buttons, small motors(1,5 watts), wires, and other things i need to build robots and program stuff

Topic by Knightkul   |  last reply


Web interface help? Answered

I would like to know if its possible to build a website with the raspberry pi.I would like to know if  it was possible to design something in such a way that if i clicked a button on the website or web interface it would run a program on the raspberry pi?

Question by akinich   |  last reply


My web site

I have recently taken up the hobby of game making, one thing led to another and now i have a website with games on it and to be posted, please fill out the surveys and send emails with ideas it pythonproductions@hotmail.com The website is... http://pythonproductions.weebly.com/

Topic by knex gun builder freak   |  last reply


Web Site Improvements

Thank you for adding the "More by the author" profile banner to the top of each Instructable. Three author-instructable images used to appear in the right-hand panel along with some recommendations but disappeared with the last site upgrade. The new location at the top of each instructable is a nice touch ...Thanks also for restoring the graphical "Launch Stats" ...

Topic by lingib   |  last reply


Web/Helmet Cam

Does anybody know of anyway to turn an Xbox 360 webcam into a motocross helmet camera? I Don't need mounting ideas I just need to know how to make it into a camera with a record button and plug it into my computer when im done

Topic by kris142   |  last reply



error 500?

ERROR 500: javax.servlet.jsp.JspException: ServletException in '/pages/forum/forum_layout.jspx': Can't insert page '/pages/forum/topic_rightbar.jsp' : ISO-8859-10 This is all I can see instead of instructions

Question by kotlec 


making real web shooters ?

Well i have been searching the web for real tech like the movies. and i've always been a spidey fan unfortunately the web shooters don't exist. because no one knows about the fluid or the shooter  i got some idea's for the fluid i think  most people believe that there is glue in the mix but i think maybe liquid rubber would work as long as it's still liquid until it squirts out or like some kind of string to shoot out with it to stick to it to make it a solid web .and for a very important part of the shooter a small narrow nozzle  i'm not a science wiz so please give me some ideas  or comments.

Question by toxin14   |  last reply


How to make home-made wifi-web-tablet ?

How to make home-made wifi-web-tablet ? I have every opportunity...:)but I do not know...

Question by aperon   |  last reply



How do you create a web filter pages and program?

I need to create a web filter for part of the web security on YDL for online security so that users are safe from all threats can this be done in C#, C++, VS 2010 pro, Delphi 2010 or any other professional development app 

Question by shoyru_master_11 



Any advice on setting up a personal web server, please? Answered

Allow me to apologise in advance: I have checked with Google and am still a bit confused. Currently I pay for webhosting and I'd like to do away with those costs. I want to set up a reasonable fast pc to act as a server for my websites. Has anyone here actually done such a thing and was it (very) difficult? Also, once I have bought my web domains, how do I point to my own server? I don't need the detail of the how to as I can research that - what I need to know is just how much work this will entail and what range of Linux/Microsfot products will be needed. Many thanks.

Question by kevinhannan   |  last reply


I want to create a Web Radio for paying members, automatic monthly debit with Page Creator; is there a link or....?

 I want to create a Web Radio for paying members, automatic monthly debit with Page Creator or similar tool; is there a link or ...?

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how to make webcam?

Question by shoibuza   |  last reply


free website hosts that are reliable

Ok, well, I was interested in creating my own little website (not sure what it should contain), but I need a web host. Im 13, so I dont feel like paying for a host, the instructables on how to create a website have not been helpful in this topic, so, i was wondering if any of you know of any reliable free web hosts. Also, i wonder if the domain "www.djradio.org" is taken or something... the .com and .net ones are already taken, although djradio.net is for sale..............

Topic by DJ Radio   |  last reply



Hero Images?

One thing that I like the most in instructables site is the amazing hero images at contest section. Can you make a tutorial of how to make images like that?

Question by GhazInstruct   |  last reply


view all comments link.

I cant seem to fint the view all comments link for any of the instructables anymore. Did they take i away or somthing?

Question by cousinles 


EPIC WEBSITE YOU SHOULD ALL JOIN

Now thissite is a roleplaying site. it is play by post so if you like that kind of stuff than join it and friend me OK!!! http://warriorcatsrpg.com/index.php?action=profile

Topic by nfk11 


i need a 2.5mm 3 ring cable to VGA or RCA or possibly even usb? Answered

I found a rear view camera that has a 2.5mm 3 prong ring and i want to some how use it as a webcam or something like that.

Question by nbagf   |  last reply


I am working on a mobile version of my site using mobile XHTML how do I get it to refer to this when using a cell phone? Answered

I am sharing a server with several other schools using FTP and I am editing my site in dreamweaver CS4.  If there are any other things I missed please comment and I will answer so I can solve this problem.

Question by Rowleysh   |  last reply


Gigantic Halloween Spider Web

Is it strange to ask for feedback about an Instructable before it's published? It's my first one and I'd like to know what people think. Here's the link:https://www.instructables.com/id/EN95RCDG068LMN1Feel free to get nitpicky about details like grammar, spelling, content, style... anything really. Thanks!

Topic by nolte919   |  last reply


A-Jax - Speed - Web Developers

Why use slow flash when faster better ways are there? AJax is great, fast, and does the job. Here is some simple code for your site: xhr = (window.XMLHttpRequest) ? new XMLHttpRequest() : new ActiveXObject("Microsoft.xhr"); xhr.open("POST or GET", "PAGE-URI", 1); xhr.onreadystatechange = (function() { Code to run for the result.. }); Simple yes? My site uses the code above but within lots more Javascript hacks included. My site is http://sitegen.com.au/ My js file is minimized so to get to the code just goto http://sitegen.com.au/js.php?min=false and the same deal with my css file..

Topic by james.mcglashan 


Web design & development series

Hi, I am web designer & developer form Nederland. I've been looking around here for some time and it seems like there are not many series that cover everthing about how to design and then develop a website. I thought it would be awsome to create a instructsble serie that let's someone develop there own website in pure HTML & CSS. So I have a couple of ideas. - explaining the basics of flat design (todays standard in web design) - creating a website in pure html & css from the ground up - creating a compleet wordpress theme - much more If you like one of the above ideas or if you have one of your own, please let me know. Thanks for reading. And let me know what you think! Greetings from Holland.

Topic by Kevin Tipker   |  last reply


Is there a phone web page for Instructables? Answered

I have a ds browser for the ds and Im wondering if there is a web site so I can go on Instructables

Question by dombeef   |  last reply


calibrate a monitor with a web cam?

Good day be possible to calibrate a PC monitor with a webcam?

Topic by Hidalgo1977   |  last reply


Need help with web script? Answered

I know a little about scripting web pages, but I'm mostly a hardware guy.  I need to figure out how to make certain text on a web page change based on where the client's location is.  (For instance, I need to say "serving (client town here) and the surrounding area since......." and I also need the phone number to change.  So far the best option I have come up with is creating a different web page for each town.  I know this script is possible, but I just don't know how to make it.  If anybody out there knows how to script this, I would help me a lot.  Thanks!

Question by thegeeke   |  last reply


Goosh.org - Google web shell

The unix geek in me loves this http://goosh.org , it is an Ajax front end to google that looks like a unix shell window written by Stefan Grothkropp.-Joe

Topic by joe   |  last reply


Web Interface for Raspberry Pi

I'm trying to control a led on  raspberry pi 3  using apache server  with  php programming. I am following this instructable link  https://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-and-intuitive-web-interface-for-your-Raspbe/   I have tested server, its working with simple php program but when I write program for led, it doesn't work When I check file it say permission denied  How to resolve this issues ?

Topic by Rehan11 


Web Repair - Low Rates

Back in 1998 Nina Katchadourian spent a number of weeks repairing broken spiderwebs with red thread. Interestingly, the spiders would reject the thread over the course of the night and repair it themselves by morning. Definitely check out her work.

Topic by randofo   |  last reply


Infinite Scrollin Web Pages

Infinite scrolling webpages are the bane of the internet. Once you get beyond 3-4 screens of results, it is almost impossible to look at an article and get back to where you left. Please go back to multiple pages with a page number menu.

Topic by pwiecek 


PS3 Web browser & Instructables?

Has anybody tried to use Instructables on the PS3 browser? If so, has yours worked? I am having an issue where I try go to Instructables on my PS3 and my browser says something along the lines of "Not accessible" so I can't see the page on my PS3 but everything else works fine. I'll try it again when I leave work and get the correct error message for you guys. *Will update later*

Topic by dubbin01   |  last reply


SPyware - The Web Of Trust? ( WOT)

Recently Ive been very jumpy about spyware. it seems that on99% of everywebsite I see, there's a spyware ad in a corner. Ive been wondering how much spyware I've installed without knowing.... Antispyware software is good, but it doesnt always do the whole job. Most only block a program after its already started. Ive heard about the Web Of Trust. Supposedly, its a network or people who rate the safety level of a website. Ater you install the program, a safety rating will appear next to it on google, IE or Firefox. I tried researching it, but I cant find any RELIABLE sources. I was wondering if you guys have heard about this or know of something similar. Im ver worried about spyware and would like to know of other safety precautions. Aso talk about spyware in general here.

Topic by Keith-Kid   |  last reply


suggestion for a cheap ip web camera?

I've searched a lot in google for a cheap camera that transmits through wifi ( ip web camera ) i need it for my project, so any suggestions i'll be thankful :) kind regards

Question by rawand   |  last reply


Massive web made with packing tape

Design collective For Use/Numen used about 117,000 feet of tape to make this fantastic web in a former stock exchange building in Vienna. It's strong enough for people to walk on. In fact it wsa made for a dance troupe. “The installation is based on an idea for a dance performance in which the form evolves from the movement of the dancers between the pillars,” explains For Use’s Christoph Katzler. “The dancers are stretching the tape while they move, so the resulting shape is a recording of the choreography.” Check out the link for more pictures and a video. Designers Spin Spidey-Worthy Webs From Packing Tape via Neatorama

Topic by fungus amungus   |  last reply


How to mod a web cam for making it rotate?

I want to have my web cam mounted at a specific place in my room and control the web cam rotation using  the USB interface and some program on my pc. I was thinking of having the web cam to be mounted on a USB rocket launcher sort of thing, but it would be great if i i find an instructable which tells me how to do this using a few stepper motors which i have from my old printers. Specially i would love if a stepper motor control system through USB port is provided.

Question by muhammajunaid   |  last reply


What is a good free web host to make my website in? Answered

And it needs to allow illegal software like warez and such and please don't ask why.

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Web server hosting on Raspberry pi using usb Dongle

I need to host a webpage on Raspberry pi but for internet connection i can't use a router or wifi card. I need to know that can usb Dongle be used to provide public ip to a server running on raspberry pi so that it can be accessible over internet.

Topic by prithvi88   |  last reply


I have been unable to start a new instructable. Is the site not working?

When I go to publish the first step is to enter a title.  At that point the web site does not respond as the previous dozen times I have done it.  What's up with that?

Question by Dr. Joe   |  last reply