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How to Troubleshoot a Plotter

Hardware
A plotter is a printer that creates graphic designs. Originally, people used plotters to print computer graphic applications. When the plotter malfunctions, the first step to take is troubleshooting. The troubleshooting process will scan your plotter for problems and will determine how you can fi

How to Burn an AVI to DVD in XP

Hardware
If your computer has a DVD recordable drive device installed it is possible for you to copy or "burn" files, such as an AVI file, to a specially designed DVD. This will allow you to create backups as well as share your favorite AVI clips with friends. This process can be completed directly from Wind

My Vista Won't Boot After Updates

Hardware
Windows Update regularly offers to users both critical and recommended updates to download. Recommended updates often include the latest version for a device driver installed to the computer. On rare occasions, these device drivers can interfere with Windows Vista and cause system instability.

How to Hook Up a Belkin Router

Hardware
Belkin routers are designed for the home and small business networking environment, which typically includes 10 or fewer computers. A home and small business network environment typically includes a single high-speed Internet connection, such as cable or DSL. Belkin routers ship with a default facto

Toshiba Satellite 1755 Specs

Hardware
Learn the specifications for your old Toshiba Satellite 1755.laptop image by Jorge Figueiredo from Fotolia.comManufactured in 2001, the Toshiba Satellite 1755 was one of the first notebook computers with a DVD-ROM drive. Featuring a 13.3-inch screen and a full-sized keyboard, the...

How to Upgrade a Gateway 6860FX CPU

Hardware
The Gateway 6860FX is a 17-inch notebook with a 320 GB hard drive. It has a built-in HDMI port for multimedia. It has a high-definition, two-channel audio system and built-in speakers. There is a built-in 8x multi-format DVD burner that can burn Dual Layer DVDs, CD-Rs, CD-RWs and DVD-R/RW/ROMs as we