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COMPUTER HARDWARE PORTS

COMPUTER PORTS In computer hardware, a port serves as an interface between the computer and other computers or peripheral devices. Physically, a port is a specialized outlet on a piece of equipment to which a plug or cable connects. Hardware … Continue reading

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WHY GET A DRIVE TO USB ADAPTER

USB 2.0 to SATA/IDE Cable Adapter For 2.5 3.5 HDD Use your 2.5″ / 3.5″ IDE hard drive or SATA hard disc as an additional external hard drive. Connect your SATA / IDE device to your computer through a USB … Continue reading

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OPENING PORTS ON MAC OS X

Sometimes, I get issues with scan to smb or smb shares on mac os x. My simplest fix is In the Connect to Server dialog, type in smb://share:139 . Where share is the name of the share on your network. … Continue reading

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HOW TO SETUP DVR FOR REMOTE VIEWING

1.      Connect DVR to router via ethernet cable 2.      Go to PC click start… 3.      type run… hit enter 4.      type cmd… hit enter 5.      type ipconfig… press enter this gives you the ip address of … Continue reading

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TROUBLESHOOTING PARALLEL AND SERIAL PORTS

More and more serial ports and parallel ports are being used less and less but there are times when you still use them on computers. Mostly on windows computers and printers designed for windows access. Every once in a while … Continue reading

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IRQ

The computing phrase “interrupt request” (or IRQ) is used to refer to either the act of interrupting the bus lines used to signal an interrupt, or the interrupt input lines on a Programmable Interrupt Controller (PIC). The interrupt request level … Continue reading

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