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Your Personal Computer Can Be Useful Even If Its Old: Series 3

By: Cresencio Daffon Jr. Posted: 29 Dec, 2010

At this point, we will continue to discuss three more options for you to make your old computer useful for your own good or for others benefit. It’s very sure that there are guaranteed ways which can turn your old PC into a whole new tool with a different purpose.

Now, let’s talk about the remaining ways for making your old PC workable. 

·          Convert your old personal computer into an experimental box

With your old computer in mind and if you... continue |

Your Personal Computer Can Be Useful Even If Its Old: Series 2

By: Cresencio Daffon Jr. Posted: 29 Dec, 2010

This is the second part of our discussion about how you could dispose off or keep your old computer in a right way.

Here are the next things to do to make your old computer still productive and useful.

·          You can turn your old computer into a gaming machine

You may consider turning your old computer into a vintage gaming machine which is the best tool as game server using an older unit. Let’s suppose that you are using an older Windows... continue |

Your Personal Computer Can Be Useful Even If Its Old: Series 1

By: Cresencio Daffon Jr. Posted: 28 Dec, 2010

There’s a big question in mind when your old personal computer is on the corner and it seems that it no longer has any use since you just bought a new one. But why this is always a notion when you have newly bought gadgets which will replace your old computer? You feel really sad when you have to move on from using the old one to start using the newly bought PC, right? So to begin with, you have... continue |

Easy-To-Do Techniques To Fix Personal Computer Issues: Series 3

By: Cresencio Daffon Jr. Posted: 23 Dec, 2010

Now, we are going to conclude this series with 2 more computer issues that are commonly experienced by users. You’ll be learning how to deal with audio problems troubleshooting and bad driver roll-backing. 

Bad Driver Roll-Backing

This part will focus mainly on your computer drivers. If you want to keep your computer drivers current on support for new features and fixing bug, you need to update it regularly that will take less than 5 minutes. You should return on using older version... continue |

Easy-To-Do Techniques To Fix Personal Computer Issues: Series 2

By: Cresencio Daffon Jr. Posted: 23 Dec, 2010

On this series we will tackle about understanding weird error messages and optical drive booting.

  • Optical Drive Booting

Sometimes, even booting our computers takes a lot of effort to do, most especially when there are errors in the system. It will not take you a minute to boot your personal computer from the optical drive instead of using hard drive to reinstall access repair tools or Windows on your Windows Digital Versatile Disc (DVD). Before you reboot the system make sure that... continue |

Easy-To-Do Techniques To Fix Personal Computer Issues: Series 1

By: Cresencio Daffon Jr. Posted: 22 Dec, 2010

Many of us who are computer owners can never escape dilemmas arising from driver failures, audio and video problems, and many different issues. You can now make your life easier and have more things to know to better cope with some of the common computer riddles.

On these series, we are going to discuss about personal computers that don’t boot-up, optical drive booting, understanding weird error messages, and bad driver roll-backing and audio problems troubleshooting.

First, let's focus on booting problems.

Personal computers... continue |

Ways on how to prolong your computerís life

By: Mon Peter I. Damiles Posted: 21 Dec, 2010

Computers were present for decades already and it has affected our lives in many ways. Almost every person in this world knows what a computer is and how to operate it. It is not new that computers aren’t that cheap and that’s why we need to take care of it to avoid paying thousands of pesos for repairs. I’ll be sharing some tips on how to maintain and to prolong your computer’s life.

Clean your computer once in a while –... continue |

Increase your system's performance by adding more memory

By: Mon Peter I. Damiles Posted: 21 Dec, 2010

Adding memory is the first thing you need if you want to increase your system performance without changing your processor. Adding a memory is not that expensive though it still depends on the memory that is compatible with your system. Older motherboards support older memory also and it might already be faced out. In this case, you might want to check for 2nd hand items or check the surplus shops for availability. Adding a memory won’t boost your computer speed... continue |

Fixing the Blue Screen of Death

By: Mon Peter I. Damiles Posted: 20 Dec, 2010

This error that is also known as BSOD/ bluescreen is a fatal system error that is displayed when your windows operating system has encountered a critical error which results to a system crash. These kinds of errors are normally caused by hardware errors or driver problems which can cause your system to temporarily stop responding.  This error can cause panic to some computer users though this errors can be fixed by you. Below are some of the tips on how... continue |

Boost Up Your Hard Drive Performance with RAID Technologies

By: Kenneth Tello Posted: 18 Dec, 2010

RAID (Redundant Array of Independent Disk) is a hard disk technology developed to optimize hard drive performance by increasing reliability and storing functions through redundancy. Disk redundancy is achieved by joining multiple disks, forming a logical unit of independent disks. Designs of RAID array system involve two main goals: first is to increase reliability of data, and second is to boost up read/write performance of your hard drive. Though RAID distributes data on all disks in the array, the operating... continue |

3 Characteristics Making Up a Must-Buy Gadget

By: Tesa Mari S. Sabao Posted: 15 Dec, 2010

Just a moment ago, I was at the mall searching for a matching ribbon for the Christmas decorations at home when I saw my dream gadget. Thanks to the attached price tag. The reality bells to my hypnotized head and so I came to my senses.

If you got the kind of purse to get what you want (not like meJ), still consider the following criteria in buying your gadget:

Characteristic No. 1 - Convenient to Use. Technology is meant to bring... continue |

The battle against AMD and Intel based computers for gamers

By: Mon Peter I. Damiles Posted: 13 Dec, 2010

The question on which is better against AMD and Intel has been circling around the web for years already. This question has been asked a million times though the answer will depend on you, the user. The two competitors have been around for decades already. Intel (Integrated Electronics Corporation) was founded 1968 and is based in California while AMD (Advanced Micro Devices) was founded 1969 and is also based in California. The two companies are the top manufacturers of CPU... continue |