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Building a Smartphone Projector with a Shoe Box

This idea is one of the coolest uses you can have for your shoe box. They are great for putting stuff but this tech idea projects it to a new level of cool. I...

How to Fix an Upside Down Dell Latitude E5440 Notebook Screen Display

So this morning I got called into my boss’s office to have a look at his Dell Latitude E5440 notebook. Somehow, the logon screen had flipped upside down which made it a bit nauseating...

How to Connect Your Huawei E586 MiFi to BeMobile internet

I just became the proud owner of a Huawei E586 MiFi (mobile Wi-Fi) modem from Fone Haus for K199. I initially had a Huawei E5832S but I bricked that trying to update the firmware....

How to Unlock a Digicel PNG Huawei E5832 Wi-Fi Modem

The Huawei E5832 mobile Wi-Fi modem is a pretty cool device and is relatively cheap at Digicel. However, it is locked into the network and can be costly to use. Fortunately, you can always...

How to Replace an Imaging Unit on a Samsung CLX-3185FW MFP in 7 Simple Steps

Replacing an imaging unit for a Samsung CLX-3185FW MFP is simple; so simple that I’ve broken it down into 7 simple steps. However, you should be careful so as not to damage any moving parts. In...

F248 Error on a Kyocera FS-6525 MFP – Driver Issue

Our office Kyocera FS-6525 MFP (Multifunction Printer) started stopping in the middle of printing (usually only after printing 1 or 2 pages) with the error code F248 showing. The error kept coming after print...

Surge Protection is Better than Cure

ICT equipment can be very expensive and if your livelihood depends on it then protecting it is a necessity. The leading cause of equipment failure in Papua New Guinea is probably power surges. This...

5 Free Alternative Boot Technologies

Trying to repair a PC that cannot load Windows© can be confusing if you are not used to the recovery console. Fortunately, there are many alternative graphical user interface (GUI) tools you can use instead....

Booting in Safe Mode with an Asus P5KPL-AM/PS Motherboard

Booting into safe mode with an ASUS P5KPL-AM/PS motherboard can be tricky. I recently had to go through an hour of trying and experimenting until I found this solution. To boot up in safe...

Simple Ways to Maintain PC’s Performance

Most personal computer (PC) users will realize that their machine’s performance and speed starts to degrade with time. This is due to several reasons; however, proper and continuous maintenance of the system will help...

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