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How to Backup a Home Computer

Hardware
Most home computer users neglect to back up their computer regularly until they lose an important file. Then they learn the importance of doing regular backups and scramble to find a way to do them. Fortunately, backing up your home computer is not difficult and there are several options that you ca

How do I Reboot a 8500 Dell?

Hardware
The 8500 is a laptop computer released by Dell. If you've had your 8500 up and running for an extended period of time, you may notice that it begins to slow down. Rebooting the machine (which is the process of shutting it down and starting it back up again) can fix this issue. You may also have to r

Brother MFC-8460

Hardware
Brother MFC-8460 is a monochrome multi-function laser printer which is ideal for office use. Especially designed for the variety of activities in the office, all of its featured jobs are excellently designed, depicting speed and efficiency for the all-around tasks of printing, copying, scanning, and

How to Read a Blank DVD

Hardware
A blank DVD is just as its name suggests: a DVD that does not have any data written to it. Typically these DVDs are sold in stores and used in conjunction with DVD burners. You can take a blank DVD and write any kind of computer data you want to it, including regular computer files as well as high-q

Difference Between AMD & Pentium

Hardware
Since the ’90s, AMD and Intel have been the two main developers of CPU chips for use in home computers in the United States. While the companies’ chips have evolved at a roughly parallel pace, AMD and Intel Pentium chips handle computing issues in vastly different ways, although casual c

How to Customize Songbird

Hardware
Songbird is an open-source audio management and playback application with an integrated Web browser, based on Mozilla Firefox. The software is fully customizable with support for add-ons that extend the functionality of Songbird and themes that modify the look and feel of the interface. Beyond add-o

How to Determine the Graphics Card

Hardware
The graphics card or video card is responsible for the display you see on your screen. The better the graphics card installed, the clearer the images you will see on the display. If you are a gamer or if you are particular with the graphics you see on your computer, you may want to identify the grap