How to calibrate a monitor
How to calibrate a monitor Many people look at computer monitors all day. And if you read these lines, most likely you are also looking at the monitor screen. But…

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USB port does not work. What to do?
The creation of the USB bus was a significant breakthrough in the usability of the PC. Now we can’t even imagine that to connect flash drives, printers and other devices,…

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Than MacBook is better than ultrabook on Windows
What to buy - a slightly used MacBook or an ultrabook on Windows, what advantages or disadvantages does this or that option have? It’s no news to anyone that the…

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System Admin Tools

A brief overview of several sets of system administrator tools, why they are needed and how they can be useful to a regular computer user.
Every user whose work is somehow connected with a computer knows who the system administrator is and understands that this work requires knowledge in the field of information technology.

But often, knowledge alone is not enough and in order to perform diagnostics and restore the normal operation of computer technology, both ordinary and special tools are required.

Sooner or later, home users also have to deal with the maintenance of their computer. At a minimum, this is disassembling, cleaning and replacing individual components. A screwdriver is often enough for this, but when it comes to troubleshooting, this is no longer enough. Continue reading

D-Link DIR-300 Setup
The DIR-300 router has been discontinued today, and its more modern version, DIR-300NRU, can be seen on sale. The difference between them is small: slightly different interfaces (NRU cannot be…

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Drivers & Firmware
Very often I come across a situation where I need to find and download drivers for various devices. Especially often this has to be done when repairing computers (reinstalling the…

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The computer does not turn on: reasons
It is probably hard to imagine a more terrible start to the working day: you sit down at your computer, press the power button and ... nothing, but only a…

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Best SSDs for gaming PC
We continue our cycle about assembling a gaming PC and the next step is to choose a device for storing information. In our past materials, which were related to possible…

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