Archive for November, 2017

SPDIF Cable

Posted by 23 November, 2017 (0) Comment

SPDIF is an abbreviation for Sony/Philips Digital Interconnect Format and refers to an audio format that is digital. It is used to transport stereo audio signals that are digital on CD players, car audio systems, DVD players, PC audio cards and any other system that transmits or receives stereo audio that is digital.

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The SPDIF connector does not determine the rate at which the data is sent or received since it is the equipment that it is contained in that does this. The data that is transmitted by the SPDIF cable is through a data word stream of 32-bit. The connector has some interface that work with it when the compressed data is being transferred and also to make connections with various audio equipment.

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Subnet Mask

Posted by 23 November, 2017 (0) Comment

A subnet mask is used to detect the IP address that is reserved for your network and the one available for use by the host. The subnet mask offers you all the information that you need to calculate the network and host portions of the address with great ease. With the subnet mask you can calculate whether the IP addresses are in a similar subnet.

The subnets are necessary for the IP network communications to carry on. The network devices use the IP addresses and a defined subnet mask to determine if the host is on a remote subnet or local subnet.

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It makes it easy to identify the number of hosts capable of being included on the same subnet.

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RG 58

Posted by 22 November, 2017 (0) Comment

RG-58 is a coaxial cable (electrical cable with an inner conductor that’s surrounded by an tubular insulating material) that is used for wiring especially on RF (radio frequency) communication systems. The RG58 cable is mostly used in 2-way communication systems like police radio calls and amateur radio, wireless LAN antennae, marine SSB and VHF. The cable is also the generic carrier of signals in laboratories and works in combination with BNC connectors to test and measure equipments like oscilloscopes. However, there are some limitations to the use of RG58 cables as they only support a maximum of 30 nodes in a distance of 185 meters.

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They are used to setup 10B2 networks that have a bus topology thus any changes affect the entire network.

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Convert AVI to DVD

Posted by 22 November, 2017 (0) Comment

Nowadays, many digital cameras and camcorders record video footage in AVI format. This type of storage format is a major problem to most people as they try to take a movie that is stored in AVI format. There are several ways  of converting AVI to DVD. Among them is by using a piece of conversion software. This is not the only way to go about this, there are several other methods that work fine but you have to choose the one that works for you.

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Videos stored in AVI format can only be viewed on your PC or your recording tool, but in case you want you want the video to be viewed in your television, you are required to convert to DVD format first.

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How to make a flyer

Posted by 21 November, 2017 (0) Comment

When making a flyer you should ensure it has been designed in the most inexpensive way possible. Making them at the cheaper cost will make you able to produce as many flyers as possible and to  distribute them to as many potential clients as possible. You can create flyers using various programs such as Fireworks and Adobe Photoshop; ensure the program you use will bring the finest graphics available for the flyer. Choose a design in which the flyer template matches with the product you are marketing.

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Choose a simple style for the template and don’t use many colors; at least 3-4 colors. Ensure the headline is properly placed, to give the clients the good view of message at a glance.

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Change My Password

Posted by 21 November, 2017 (0) Comment

Passwords are important codes that help to prevent unauthorized access to data and provide accounts management interface. Changing and resetting of passwords is important especially when there is a possibility of the older password has been figured out by an unauthorized person which leads to hacking of the protected account or data. Resetting a password needs one to first log-in, enter the current password followed by the new password and a confirmation of the same. When changing a password, one should generate one that is easy to remember but random enough such that it is not easy to guess. This is best gained by mixing lowercase, uppercase, special characters and numbers.

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Passwords should be changed at least once in every 6 months.

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BIOS Password

Posted by 20 November, 2017 (0) Comment

It is important  to learn and understand ways of resetting the BIOS password to be able to handle your computer effectively.

There are various procedures to reset the passwords. This can be by the use of software, the use of hardware or the backdoor.In the backdoor method the administrator resets the password by simply entering a certain code into the system when the user cannot remember their password. This provides a simple and easy method of obtaining the password.In the software method the password is embedded in the CMOS computer memory. Applications such as BIOS and CmosPwd are the more popular ones.

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The hardware method is rather more difficult and you need expertise in order to avoid damage to the peripherals.

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What is NAS?

Posted by 20 November, 2017 (0) Comment

This site explains what Network Attached Storage (NAS) is and how it works. NAS is a file system that is connected to a computer network to provide access to data by different network clients. NAS is usually connected through a network switch or a router. NAS enhances performance and can be used in lower cost systems such as load-balancing and fault-tolerant email and web server systems. NAS can support a number of protocols namely: network files system, file transfer protocol and common internet files system.

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The disc formats supported by NAS are SATA and standard ATA. Redundant Arrays of Independent Disks (RAID) can be set up on a NAS to act as a back-up without storing information on a PC.

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Free Flyer Templates

Posted by 19 November, 2017 (0) Comment

When you have a tight budget yet need to create an eye catching professional template, you can consider downloading free flyer templates. You can also consider formatting already existing ones and print them. This will help you cut the cost of production. Using free flyers as a marketing tool for your business can be cost effective while at the same time giving you the chance to trap more customers. You can use flyer templates to promote discounted products and services or to advertise for upcoming events.

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If downloading the flyer template for free, choose a format that will be easy to distribute to the targeted clients and one which has the information to be passed designed in an eye catching format.

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How to choose the Right Free DVD software

Posted by 19 November, 2017 (0) Comment

There are many upcoming burning software available online. If you would like to have a backup for your music or videos, you should be on the lookout for the latest free DVD burning software. This will in particular be of importance to average users who do not need the advanced and very expensive burning software. Look for a free DVD burning software that can support different types of file formats. There are various such software that are available in this suite such as CDBurnerXP Pro, AVS Disc creator and ImgBurn among others.

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Choose a free DVD burning software that you can understand how to use fast, one that is easy to use and one which can support the media or file format you intend to use.

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