Archive for October, 2005

Format Hard Drive

Monday, October 31st, 2005

To format hard drive is fairly simple, you just need to bear a few things in mind. If the drive you are formatting is not the drive with Windows you can format from within Windows. Also make sure that when you format hard drive there is none of your information on that drive. If it […]

Power Supply Tips

Sunday, October 30th, 2005

The power supply keeps things in your computer running smoothly. When they run well, you won’t even think about them, but when things go wrong, it can become very annoying.
The power supply doesn’t just run the power to the different parts of the computer. It needs to run different voltages to different parts, and besides […]

Leadtek TV tuner XP 2000 expert drivers

Saturday, October 29th, 2005

Leadtek’s line of TV tuner cards allow you to turn your desktop computer into a home entertainment system.
Including such features as Pic-in-Pic, hardware based MPEG-2 encoding, a remote control and automatic wake up to record, they are fully featured cards.
The latest drivers are available online from the Leadtek website:
Leadtek TV tuner XP 2000 driver
Leadtek TV […]

Buying DDR memory for your computer

Friday, October 21st, 2005

Corsair XMS 1024MB PC3200 DDR memory
Many aspects of the personal computer have increased in leaps and bounds in terms of performance and what they are capable of doing.
Computer memory, often referred to as Random Access Memory (RAM), has become of greater and greater performance as time has gone on.
One of the famous quotes from back […]

Windows 2000 boot disk

Wednesday, October 19th, 2005

To create your Windows 2000 boot disk, you will need 4 high-density 1.44MB floppy disks. The Windows 2000 boot disk is spread over the four disks. Label them Disk 1 to Disk 4.
If you have the CD on hand:
Insert it into a CD-ROM drive.

Click start, then click run.

In the box type e:\bootdisk\makeboot a: where e […]

Windows 98 boot disk

Wednesday, October 19th, 2005

The Windows 98 boot disk will allow you to boot your computer up into DOS mode so that you can install Windows 98. The Windows 98 boot disk includes files that will let you format and partition your hard drive.
Note: The Windows 98 boot disk has an older version of fdisk so drives bigger than […]

Windows XP Boot Disk

Friday, October 14th, 2005

You will need 6 blank floppy disks for creating the Windows XP boot disk. Make sure they are all blank first or that you don’t mind losing the data on them. Windows XP doesn’t really need the boot disks unless your computer does not allow booting from CD-ROM.
Download the appropriate file from the list below.
Windows […]

Exploded Hard Drive

Wednesday, October 12th, 2005

Despite how many hard disk drives fail I’m surprised it’s so hard to find and exploded hard drive online.
Well my misfortune is to all of our benefit. Due to a head failure in my hard drive, hard disk data recovery was not possible.
Here is my hard drive, taken apart, piece by piece to provide a […]