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How to Troubleshoot a Canon MP470

How to Troubleshoot a Canon MP470

Canon's Pixma MP470 All-In-One printer is technically an inkjet printer that sprays ink on the paper to produce text and photos. However, the company describes the finished document output as "laser-quality text," as if the unit is a more expensive and complex "laser printer." The Pixma MP470 relies......[Read More]
What Is So Great About a Kindle?

What Is So Great About a Kindle?

The Kindle is an e-reader produced by Amazon. The Kindle is not one-of-a-kind, as it contends with the Barnes and Noble Nook and the Apple iPad, among other devices. However, besides being very small and lightweight, its battery life, storage capacity, E Ink screen and extra features make it a very ......[Read More]
How to Use Labelflash on Toshiba Laptop

How to Use Labelflash on Toshiba Laptop

Many newer Toshiba laptop models come equipped with Labelflash software and compatible disc burners. If you have the program and the drive, the "Labelflash" emblem will be present on the door or faceplate of your disc drive. You can use this program to inscribe permanent labels onto your DVD media d......[Read More]
Microsoft Home Publishing 2000 Error: One or More Components Missing

Microsoft Home Publishing 2000 Error: One or More Components Missing

Home Publishing Suite 2000 is a desktop publishing application released by Microsoft in 1999. A "one or more components missing" error indicates that some of the program files or settings have been deleted or corrupted.......[Read More]
Making Business Decisions: Dedicated Servers or Cloud Hosted Servers

Making Business Decisions: Dedicated Servers or Cloud Hosted Servers

Going into a business is all about making decisions. They pick one over the other everyday in the hopes of improving the entirety of the business - services provided and operations. The business depends on ... ......[Read More]
What Does the Kindle Do?

What Does the Kindle Do?

The Kindle is a portable e-reader marketed by Amazon.com. This machine allows users to purchase, download and read electronic books, magazines, newspapers and other digital publications through Amazon. The Kindle can also use some e-publications that aren't Amazon-proprietary. Different models of th......[Read More]
How to Remove Unwanted Files Stored on a Hard Drive in Windows XP

How to Remove Unwanted Files Stored on a Hard Drive in Windows XP

As you continue to use your Windows XP computer, you find that your hard drive becomes clogged with a number of files that consume memory and hard-drive space. These files begin to slow down your computer. Removing unwanted files from your Windows XP system is an essential computer-maintenance step ......[Read More]
The best business laptops in market 1

The best business laptops in market 1

Selected was the Dell Latitude E6420, HP EliteBook 8460p and the Lenovo ThinkPad T420 (former IBM). A few years ago I would have chosen Fujistu Lifebook S series and maybe even Toshiba would fit. Some ... ......[Read More]
How to Replace RAM Memory in an HP Pavilion DV5215US

How to Replace RAM Memory in an HP Pavilion DV5215US

Periodically replacing components on your Pavilion DV5215US laptop is a must if you want to maintain the computer and improve performance. One way to do this is by upgrading the memory module on the laptop. The memory module is a rectangular chip that allows your computer to run programs. The module......[Read More]
Why You Shouldn't Let Major Manufacturers Dictate the Power Capacity of Your Trading Computer

Why You Shouldn't Let Major Manufacturers Dictate the Power Capacity of Your Trading Computer

Traders are not alone in their quest to find a more powerful computer than what is offered at chain stores. IT professionals virtually always build their own computers or order them pre-built from a boutique. ... ......[Read More]
How to Have Dates on Pictures on the Fuji S5000

How to Have Dates on Pictures on the Fuji S5000

Adding a date stamp to your photos will ensure that several years from now, you will be able to tell when you took the picture. The FujiFilm S5000 does not add a date stamp to images by default, but provides a menu option to enable printable date stamps. With a few clicks through the configuration m......[Read More]
How to Reset a Password for Symantec Client Security

How to Reset a Password for Symantec Client Security

Symantec offers system security software that allows you to protect one or more computers as an administrator. If you need to reset your administrator password due to a security breach, or per your standard practice, you must use a tool that comes installed with your Symantec software. This takes ab......[Read More]
How to Calculate the Chip Rate

How to Calculate the Chip Rate

Digital communications use electronic pulses of amplitude +1 and -1 to form a binary code. These pulses are then modulated to obtain a clear signal by using a variety of techniques. One of these modulation techniques is direct sequence spread spectrum (DSSS). DSSS is used in satellite navigation sys......[Read More]
How to Redirect a USB to LPT1

How to Redirect a USB to LPT1

Before the proliferation of the Universal Serial Bus, most printers used wide parallel ports to connect to a computer. The parallel port on a computer is usually labeled "LPT1" to the computer's BIOS and operating system. Some programs are written so that they can only use parallel ports and do not ......[Read More]
Asus 10.1-inch 320 Gb Hard Drive Netbook

Asus 10.1-inch 320 Gb Hard Drive Netbook

While there are many laptop users who doubtless need all of the features their full-sized laptops bring to them when they are working from home, when they are on the go, they will probably find a Netbook a more viable alternative.......[Read More]
How to Get a Dial-up Modem to Work on a Dell D630 Laptop

How to Get a Dial-up Modem to Work on a Dell D630 Laptop

The Dell Latitude D630 is a Windows-based computer that is equipped with several connection options for Internet access. Wireless and Ethernet-based connections are present when you purchase the computer and you can add a dial-up feature also. This is done with the PC Express Card expansion slot on ......[Read More]
How Do I Get Hangeul Fonts on My Computer?

How Do I Get Hangeul Fonts on My Computer?

Hangeul, also known as Hangul, is the Korean national script. Hangeul consists of syllabic blocks characters. Hangeul fonts are available for free download and use and can be easily installed on your computer. Most word processors and web browsers are compatible with Korean fonts and will display ch......[Read More]
Efficient Recording Technology Of Ait-1 Tape Storage Media

Efficient Recording Technology Of Ait-1 Tape Storage Media

Sony AIT-1 turbo tape is designed to withstand heavy work loads and provides fast recording capability. The capacity of Sony TAIT1-40C backup tape in native form is 40 GB and assures cost effective performance.......[Read More]
How to Access a Mini SD Card

How to Access a Mini SD Card

To keep up with the ever-changing needs of consumers, SanDisk, the maker of SD cards, has created different sizes of SD memory cards. According to the SD Association, the miniSD was developed due to ongoing demand for smaller cell phones. It is 37 percent smaller than the standard SD card that fits ......[Read More]
How to Change a Wireless Card on a Gateway Mx8711 Laptop

How to Change a Wireless Card on a Gateway Mx8711 Laptop

When viewing the information in the user guide for your Gateway MX8711 laptop, you may have come across the words "Mini PCI" a few times. The mini PCI card in your Gateway is actually the plastic card used to connect wirelessly to the Internet. The computer is designed so that the user can remove an......[Read More]