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How to automate Windows with PowerShell

Exploring the more advanced Windows tools is a great way to begin taking control of your PC. Learn about Task Manager, for example, and you’ll soon be able to detect, and importantly, close down failing processes that might be slowing down your computer. Relying on the standard applets presents all kinds of problems, though. You have to manually launch them...

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Arduino: Beginner’s Guide

1. Intro to the Arduino Arduino is an open-source electronics prototyping platform based on flexible, easy-to use hardware and software. It’s intended for artists, designers, hobbyists, and anyone interested in creating interactive objects or environments. Arduino can sense the environment by receiving input from a variety of sensors and can affect its surroundings by controlling lights, motors, and other actuators....

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How to improve fps in PC games

Unlike a games console where developers optimize their games for a specific set of hardware, PCs come in all shapes and sizes. Some rely on a graphics chip that’s integrated into the main CPU, while others have blazing-fast PCI Express graphics cards. No matter what you setup, here are some general tips on how to eke out extra fps (frames...

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BMW E46 Tips and Tricks

1. When the temperature drops below 37 F degrees, the car beeps to let you know to watch out for icy roads. Also, the rear defroster comes on. 2. You can read the odometer with the car off; all you have to do is press the needle on the left. 3. When car is off, hit the volume knob on...

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Tips to Speed Up Windows 10

  As PC hardware continues to improve in speed, so does software, and Windows 10 is no exception. This is especially true of startup time: If you upgrade from Windows 7 or earlier, you’ll be pleasantly surprised by how fast your machine is ready for action. But there are other performance factors to consider after you’re up and running. We’ve...

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Audi Specific Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTC)

Audi Specific Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTC). Code P1101 O2 Sensor Circ.,Bank1-Sensor1Voltage too Low/Air Leak P1102 O2 Sensor Heating Circ.,Bank1-Sensor1 Short to B+ P1103 O2 Sensor Heating Circ.,Bank1-Sensor1 Output too Low P1104 Bank1-Sensor2 Voltage too Low/Air Leak P1105 O2 Sensor Heating Circ.,Bank1-Sensor2 Short to B+ P1106 O2 Sensor Circ.,Bank2-Sensor1 Voltage too Low/Air Leak P1107 O2 Sensor Heating Circ.,Bank2-Sensor1 Short to B+...

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Speed up the display of thumbnails on the taskbar

One of the nicest things about the taskbar is that when you hover your mouse over the icons in it, you can see thumbnail previews of all open windows for each of those applications. When you do so, there is a slight delay before the thumbnail appears. But you can make the thumbnails display more quickly by using a Registry...

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Modify UAC

The User Account Control security feature was one of the most reviled additions to Windows Vista, with good reason — its constant warning messages asking for permission to continue many operations drove users around the bend. UAC has been significantly improved in Windows 7 so that it’s not as intrusive as in Vista, but you can still tweak it if...

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Use hidden international wallpapers and themes (windows 7)

When you first install Windows 7, it asks for your language, time and currency. Based on your responses, it installs a set of wallpapers and themes. If you choose English (United States) for your time and currency format, for example, the available desktop backgrounds and themes will include a United States section with scenery from locations such as Maine, the...