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My brothers laptop recently died, I believe due to a failed hard drive because when you turned it on you couldn't get out of the BIOS. I unscrewed the laptop's bottom from it's keyboard and replaced the hard drive but now it won't even turn on at all, I can't …
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Hi guys, I have a dell xps 17 and the connector is broken. I've found what I need on ebay ... but I was wondering if anybody knows whether an official dell retailer exists. I had a look at their site but I couldn't find the part, I also live …
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Currently have relatively small amount of data to archive. Any opinions? Has anyone used M-disc? All suggestions welcome Want a technology that will still be around in at least 50 years. And one that won't degrade. Thanks! Jane
by Jane Curtis in Hardware and Software ()
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Hi I'm new to Linux and it's great! I seen you on the Linux forums Rubberman, really weird though as I only stumbled upon it so I can find my two old friends. Cat1092 an NickAU from BleepingComputer. I don't know if they'd use any other forums, but looks like …
by IntegratedTweak 16 in Linux and Unix ()
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Warrenty still applied with international relocation? Greetings I am temporarily living in Canada but moving back to Australia soon. I have a samsung tablet I purchased here in Canada for my personal use here at an authorised samsung seller. (Staples) When I return to Australia with it in my carry …
by kermie in Hardware ()
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hi I am Hoping some one here can shed some light on this. I have a toshiba satellite pro laptop but it's refusing to turn on. it was working fine 2 days ago and was last shutdown as normal. With the AC power supply plugged into the laptop the DC-in …
by swa in Hardware ()
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I am trying to use a sms gateway app for android called SMSGateway with a http header request using curl as below; ... This works perfectly fine on my local system but it gets timed out when executing from server... I need to know what is wrong...is it a curl …
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How to find out the MHz on RAM just by looking at it? If it doesn't show it isn't there a mathematical way to fined it?
by NoCodeMonkey in Hardware ()
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According to ... who is a French 'Happiness Evangelist' at Google (and no, I didn't make that up), Chromebook users will soon be able to choose what operating system they want. In a publicly shared post from last week, Beaufort states that "in order to support installing and testing custom …
by happygeek 1,589 in Linux and Unix ()
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Does my old Intel 946GZ Express Chipset Family supports OpenGL 2.0...? Plz reply soon i want to sale it to a minecraft lover...!
by muhammad_74 -1 in Hardware and Software ()
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I'm having a bit of trouble here. This could be hardware related (as i'm using a new microsd to sd adapter), but I'm not sure. So, I installed rasbpian on a microSD card a while back (a few weeks), and now i'm finished with it. I'm trying to completely reformat …
by humorousone 2 in Hardware ()
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I'm running Arch Linux with the LXDE DE, if it matters. I want to be able to plug in my HP Deskjet F4480 All-in-One and be able to scan. I tried following instructions on forums by googleing, but came to no sucessful conclusion. I uninstalled all software I installed and …
by stupendousomega in Linux and Unix ()
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Hello everyone! I have a server/client application running in 4 internet cafes, and i have a packet duplication problem in one of them. I have thoroughly examined my code and tested it in my lab and cannot find any bugs whatsoever. So on rare conditions some of the clients seems …
by ktsangop 23 in Networking ()
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Most of you probably have knowledge about the newly released Amazon Fire Phone. I was amazed by its some features especially the Dynamic Perspective, Firefly Technology and the Mayday. I was curious to know about how these features have been made. In other words, do the Dynamic Perspective feature is …
by oanahmed in Mobile and Wearables ()
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The Internet of Things (IoT) is something of a buzz-phrase right now, and locking down the IoT is certainly something that vendors across both security and hardware industries are talking up. The problem with the publicity surrounding stories of 'things' that have been hacked is that, well, they never really …
by happygeek 1,589 in Hardware ()
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Everytime I try to use mozilla firefox or google chrome a message pops up reading "The application or DLL C:\WINDOWS\system32\USP10.dll is not a valid Windows image. Please check this against your installation diskette". It only lets me use internet explorer web browser. I have tried many different things to try …
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Hello everyone, I have an e-machine T2984 computer that recently stopped powering on. The monitor powers on fine but the tower itself does not power on. I checked the AC outlet and the power cord supplying the unit. Both of them are working fine. I also opened the computer with …
by kpack08 in Hardware ()
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I have a Toshiba C850-P5010 notebook. Its a bit outdated and i wonder if i can increase its graphics performance. I had an on board 2gb ram which i have recently upgrade to 6gb. It has an intel HM76 chipset and i am currently running windows 7 ultimate 64 bit. …
by sanyam.mishra -1 in Hardware ()
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Hi, I have tried googling and searching for this but just find endless information about why software/hardware based encryption is the better option; what I need to know is whether there are any problems using BOTH. We want our offsite backups have to be as secure as possible. We previously …
by Ryshad 480 in Hardware and Software ()
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Hereâs the concept behind the smartpen: there are millions of pages of good old fashioned handwritten notes taken every day in business meetings and school lessons around the world. Unfortunately they remain trapped within the confines of the paper they are written upon. But what if you could easily share …
by happygeek 1,589 in Mobile and Wearables ()
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I was formatting my phones micro SD using an adapter in my Asus's SD slot. After formatting and retrieving the card, the phone said the format wasn't right so I plugged it back in my computer. But the computer no longer listed inserted SD cards. I tried a couple other …
by manchurianCEO in Hardware ()
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Hello ! I have a remote control aricraft toy. I want to control it from my pc. I do not know where to start. Is there anyone who did this before or did any project dealing with hardware programming ? Regards
by M.Waqas Aslam 67 in Software Development ()
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If you have an AirPrint-enabled printer, the act of wireless printing from your iPhone or iPad is pretty much a no-brainer. If you don't, then there are a number of apps that use a laptop as a print server. While these, on the whole, work OK they do require that …
by happygeek 1,589 in Mac OS X ()
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Hello ! I have a baylan Biometrics Finger Print Reader working at my work place for attendance, it imports data to spreadsheet and then let me edit and sort the attendance sheet, i want its automatic backup, is there any way to take its back-up automatically, whether through batch file …
by adil.ghori in Hardware and Software ()
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I'm one of those people who has both an iPad and an iPhone (in fact until very recently I had two iPhones) so I was interested to see the results of a survey that PriceGrabber published this week and which suggest that the majority of US consumers would consider buying …
by happygeek 1,589 in Mobile and Wearables ()
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The AR.Drone is what is known as a quadricopter device, and the Parrot drones are probably responsible for kick-starting the whole consumer drone industry. Unpacking the box you immediately notice how light it is, and how little you get by way of stuff to assemble or plug-in. Beyond the couple …
by happygeek 1,589 in Mobile and Wearables ()
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Yesterday while browsing the web, I stumbled upon a blog where the author had written a post regarding what a computer scientist should know, in that list he had given links for further reading. One of these links was to a website where the goal is supposedly to build a …
by pwolf 14 in Computer Science ()
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At the moment I am trying to decide which book to buy, there are many that I think would be very interesting, but some are most likely beyond me. The books in my list, along with my thoughts on them are: Concrete Mathematics (I believe this is probably too advanced …
by pwolf 14 in Computer Science ()
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Hi, Thanks to everyone who would be reading this post. I would like to know how to write programs in C to control Hardware for modems, printers and how to get the basic concepts for writing device drivers. thanks once again !! Prithwish
by Prithwish in Software Development ()
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Dear ALL, This forum helps me much..and I thank you to everyone who makes this forum useful, even enjoyable. i'd like to ask to all of you, HOW TO CONFIGURE NTP (TIME SERVER) on Red Hat Linux.? I've been trying to setting the NTP across my network, but I never …
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