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Connecting a printer with an ethernet cable. I suspect your router may not be set up go give the printer an IP address via DHCP (possibly the reason setup can't find it).

connecting a printer with an ethernet cable

On your PC that is connected to the same router, click Start, click Run, and type cmd and press Enter. In the command prompt window type ipconfig /all and press Enter. You should see your PC network adapter configuration, something like this: What Should I Do When My Laptop Battery Doesn't Last As Long As It Used To? Top 10 Things You Can Upgrade with a Little Electronics Hacking. It is a skill to do a good solder joint, it comes with LOTS of practice. so most people who rarely do it will ever get good at it.

Top 10 Things You Can Upgrade with a Little Electronics Hacking

Bingo. Of course, part of the issue is having a soldering iron at the right temp with a properly tinned tip. Newbies aren't using soldering stations but a cheap iron they got at rat shack (You have questions? We have deer-in-the-headlights... erm... answers!). 3 Hacks for Firefox That Will Double Your Internet Browsing Speed - There are many people out there complaining about the Firefox RAM Memory Bug.

Lets get it straight. It’s not a bug. It’s part of the cache feature. This ‘feature’ is how the pages are cached in a tabbed environment. To improve performance when navigating (studies show that 39% of all page navigations are renavigations to pages visited less than 10 pages ago, usually using the back button), Firefox implements a Back-Forward cache that retains the rendered document for the last five session history entries for each tab. Set a Video as Your Wallpaper with VLC. It's rough in the edges (literally) on some XP icons (transpacency), but it doesn't mess with the original wallpaper (in XP) once the video stops, and just need to select video- "desktop Direct X", without enter the preferences window.

Set a Video as Your Wallpaper with VLC

Time lapse videos (for example, []) are good, and even a 720p uses few cpu time/memory. It plays good below Samurize (if "always on top" is on), but in response to @zaghy2zy: When, for ezample, objectdock is activated, it obscures the video in that part of the screen, so maybe ist's because fences. But, indeed, it's more for fun/wow effect. UNLESS you have a wide Angle of View 1.3Mpix webcam, pointed forward your laptop/monitor and then Menu Media - Capture Device, and make the Most Awesome Transparent Live Monitor Never Photochopped!

(Or just wait to this arrive: " The Best PCs You Can Build for $600 and $1200. Hello, I would like to start by saying, great article, very interesting to read.

The Best PCs You Can Build for $600 and $1200

Anyway, the reason I'm making this post is I do in fact plan to build the $300 pc you have here, since I'm not extremely knowledgeable on the topic of building computers, I plan to just buy these parts and look up a guide about sticking them all together. Anyway, would this computer be good enough to run Skyrim and/or Black ops 1. When I say this I'm not looking for the best quality or resolution, I'm just curious to see if it will play them nice and smoothly on average no more. Thanks, Cameron. What processor is this motherboard compatible with. I gathered ALOT of Information xP Motherboard description Motherboard manufacturer's name: ECS MCP61PM-HM HP/Compaq name: Nettle-GL8E CPU/Processor Socket: AM2 Supports the following processors: Athlon 64 X2 with Dual Core technology up to 5600+ (up to 89 watt) Athlon 64 less than 4000+ Sempron less than 4000+ Front-side bus (FSB) 2000MT/s (2.0 GT/s) Chipset NVIDIA GeForce 6150SE nForce 430.

What processor is this motherboard compatible with

How To Change Windows 7 Logon Screen. Home » How To, Microsoft, Windows diggdigg Hi and welcome back to another article in the series of Coolest Windows 7 Tips and Tricks.

How To Change Windows 7 Logon Screen

Today, we’ll be covering the easiest and simplest way to change the background of you windows login screen. Creating your own Google Chrome Theme. Creating your own Google Chrome Theme Posted on January 13th, 2010 under Internet, Software Recently I’ve been thinking in doing my own Google Chrome Theme. Not that the themes Google gives you aren’t nice enough, but I’m really picky and I was wishing for something more personalized.

Mozilla/bookmarklets.txt. How-To: Easily Remove the Vocals from Most Songs. How to track who's tracking you across the Web. November 01, 2011, 3:23 PM — Ever wonder exactly who’s following you across the Web?

How to track who's tracking you across the Web

Well wonder no longer. A cool and somewhat frightening tool called Collusion can help you do it. Geek pranks: 15 high-tech tricks to haunt your co-workers. October 19, 2009, 11:46 AM — In every office, there's the guy who has no sense of humor and hates the idea of having fun.

Geek pranks: 15 high-tech tricks to haunt your co-workers

If you're that guy, you should probably stop reading this now. Still with me? Good. You see, the thing is, seriousness is overrated. How You Can Make Good Use Of Your Old Machines. Almost everyone reading the articles on this site will have spare computers languishing about.

How You Can Make Good Use Of Your Old Machines

The rapid growth and improvements in hardware means that we cycle through a whole machine in only a few years. If you have spare machines and parts languishing about, you can put them to good use! The Cloth Simulation. A little more detail: What makes this simulation special is the speed at which everything is computed.

The Cloth Simulation

Javascript (the language this is written in) is not exactly the most efficient language for this type of computation. This being said, much time was spent squeezing out every little detail that slows things down. The most computationally expensive part is trying to satisfy the constraints. To do this requires the calculation of distance between two points. Top 10 Firefox Add-ons to Make Browsing Safe, Secure and Private Once Again. 45 Epic Blender Tutorials. Tutorial 4: Make a Game in 60 Minutes. This tutorial helps you learn about the process of game construction, while guiding you through writing a relatively complete game. The code in this tutorial illustrates the technique described in the text. A complete code sample for this tutorial is available for you to download, including full source code and any additional supporting files required by the sample.

Understanding the basics of game coding is the single most-difficult step for a beginning game programmer. While it is easy to find samples that show completed games, tips and tricks, or tutorials that show you how to do specific techniques, there are very few that help you through the process of game construction. C# Programming Guide. Home. Free Windows 7 Registry Cleaner, Optimizer, Vista, XP Regcure Software, Tweaking. CS105: Computer Programming: PYTHON. Cool Notepad Trick - Hirlpoo West. This neat trick came across on an internal alias. I hadn't seen this before, but I'm guessing it isn't new.

Pretty handy for notetaking (if you're a plain text sort of guy/gal). 70 Things Every Computer Geek Should Know. The term ‘geek’, once used to label a circus freak, has morphed in meaning over the years. What was once an unusual profession transferred into a word indicating social awkwardness. As time has gone on, the word has yet again morphed to indicate a new type of individual: someone who is obsessive over one (or more) particular subjects, whether it be science, photography, electronics, computers, media, or any other field. A geek is one who isn’t satisfied knowing only the surface facts, but instead has a visceral desire to learn everything possible about a particular subject.

How to Unlock a Computer Without a Password Reset Disk. Computer Science I: Programming Methodology. Bad passwords are not fun and good entropy is always important: demystifying security fallacies. Master Your Digital Media with VLC. Stupid Geek Tricks: Hide Data in a Secret Text File Compartment.

Mozilla Firefox Cheat Sheet. G2P Beta v0.2: Google helps me find the goods. If Windows users want to give themselves some lovin’ then you need Ninite. FWE.