Category Archives: hardware

Clean your RAM for ultimate speed!

I just made an amazing discovery. A friend brought in a computer than suddenly had stopped booting. It was a laptop that powered up, but then died without ever showing the BIOS splash screen. The machine was six years old, … Continue reading

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Act NOW to give your computer maximum resale value

There are a few steps you can take now that will enable you to get maximum value when it comes time to sell your old computer. Yes, that bright shiny cutting-edge machine you have will someday be yesterday’s model and … Continue reading

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Give your computer a self-test BEFORE it goes off warranty

Recently a laptop came in with a broken screen. As I made preparations to replace the screen, I hooked up an external monitor to check the rest of the machine’s health. I found that it was freezing shortly after booting … Continue reading

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