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How to Build a Media Center PC

Hardware
One of the most versatile media devices you can own is a standard PC. A media center PC allows you to store as much music and as many movies as your hard drive can hold, and play them back using a number of different applications. You can connect your PC to the TV in your living room and have it fun

How to Clean a Lenovo Thinkpad

Hardware
No matter how careful you might be with your Lenovo ThinkPad, dust and grime will naturally accumulate if you use your laptop frequently. Taking a few minutes to clean your laptop periodically will help you maintain its cosmetic appearance. Furthermore, cleaning your keyboard will help prevent the k

How to Reinstall D-Bus

Hardware
Desktop Bus, or D-Bus, is an Inter-process Communication system used by the Linux operating system. D-Bus is primarily developed by Red Hat and is a portion of the freedesktop.org project. D-Bus has replaced most other Inter-process Communication systems for Linux and is now used by both the KDE and

How to Refill an HP 56

Hardware
The HP 56 ink cartridge is compatible with several Hewlett-Packard printers, including the Deskjet 5150, 5500, 5650 and 5850 series, as well as many Officejet, PhotoSmart, Fax and PSC models. Refilling the HP 56 ink cartridge is a very straightforward process -- you do not have to reset any electron

Differences in DMG and TMG

Hardware
Despite the very similar acronyms, where only one letter differs between the two, TMG and DMG are very different indeed. The Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway, or TMG, is a security protection suite developed for Microsoft Windows Server and DMG is the extension for Apple Disk Image, the

How to Change a Fasthosts Password

Hardware
Fasthosts is a web hosting company based in the United Kingdom, offering virtual and dedicated hosting. Fasthosts also offers domain name, e-mail and off-site file storage services. According to Fasthosts' website, there are two passwords that can be used to access your account: the "Admin Password"

How to Build a Laptop With XP

Hardware
Since Microsoft released the Windows XP operating system in 2001, it has become a popular choice for consumers. Less resource-hungry than newer Windows operating systems and more compatible with a vast range of hardware devices, configuring for and installing a laptop with Windows XP can reduce over