Marc Spiwak

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3 years ago
It’s quite common to have an old computer die on you and not have it repaired, especially if it’s more than a few years old. But what can you do with the old carcass?  If a computer dies for any reason other than a dead hard drive, you can always convert the old drive into an external unit, and grab important files off the drive in the process. The same thing can be done if you install a larger…
12 years ago
  It’s such a common occurrence that you’ve probably experienced it firsthand. The power adapter plug that goes into your notebook computer starts to become flaky. You have to wiggle the cord, twist it into a certain position or put some tension on the cord by folding it under the computer in order to get it to work. Power adapters can cost hundreds of dollars to replace, but they can often be…