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Vicrtonix Swissbit Flash/Thumb Drive Pocket Knife/Tool – Original Knife and New Knifeless Jetsetter (Includes Instructions On How To Upgrade Original 1GB 2GB 4GB Swissbit To The Newer 16GB Flash Drive)

I purchased my Victronix Swissbit knife quite some time ago – seems like it was around 2000. It has been as reliable as we’ve come to expect for 20+ years with even the flashlight and pen still working to this … Continue reading

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Access & Format EXT2 or EXT3 File System From Windows (XP Vista 7 8) Directly – Free & WITHOUT Using a Boot Disc! (For USB Flash Drive On Asus RT-N56U)

Those of you utilizing Asus‘ fantastic RT-N56U wireless router for a file / media¬† server via the 2 USB ports and flash drives are aware that you have few options if your flash drives are >32gb and you run Windows … Continue reading

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HACKING PROJECT – Upgrade [ HACK ] Time Warner Cable’s CISCO / Scientific Atlanta HD DVR Explorer 8642HDC From Mechanical Hard Drive To Solid State Drive SSD

This week’s hack project is upgrading Time Warner’s HD DVR Explorer 8642HDC sloooow mechanical 5,400rpm hard drive to a solid state drive SSD in an attempt to dramatically improve video transfer speed and overall quality. Anyone subscribing to Time Warner’s … Continue reading

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Windows CD DVD Blu-ray Drives Not Recognized – Device Manager Entry Says “Windows cannot start this hardware device because its configuration information (in the registry) is incomplete or damaged. (Code 19)”

I rebooted my laptop recently and found that my Blu-ray/DVD optical drive was no longer recognized. It was not showing the drive letter entry in Windows Explorer, and none of my DVD/Blu-ray player software recognized it anymore (Windows Media Player, … Continue reading

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