I have this computer some one has gutted and I dont know were to plug in or what kind of wire to use for it. I have tried to look at my dell and it is kind of a different animal. Ram, hard drive and burner has been removed all I can see that is missing is the audio wire to the dvd cd writer. I just dont know were to plug it in on the mother board. There is one three prong plug with white clip but,there is a group of blue,yellow ,white and black,pluges that are grouped together and are the same shape. Kind of lost on this one. I guess you can tell that Im a novice at this but am learning every day. Thanks for you help. RoyBoy
I found the specifications to the computer and it said I am to get a sata hard drive and a sata cd/dvd burner So i guess I better save me some money. Oh and I have to get DDR 2 4200 (533 MHZ) DDR2 or PC2 5300 (667 MHZ) DDR2. Thanks for all you help. Im learning this as I go. I will send more people with questions to this sight, you ahve been a very good informer of good information. Thanks again..Royboy
Is the DVD drive a SATA drive? That is, does it have a small (approx. 3/4") connection next to the power connector or does it have an IDE 40 pin connector? If it is a SATA drive, you do not need an audio cable connection.
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sometimes, a GFI will be controlled by another GFI. Did you "reset" the GFI ( if there is one ) in the bathroom? You have to find out where
The wires in the dead GFI come from. Electrical panel....circuit breakers. Did you flip each circuit breaker off then on to reset them ?
Do you have an electrical meter ? let me know then we will go from there.
Burning dvd\'s is always a crapshoot when you have multiple machines. Computer drives are more tolerant on playback - the problem lies with your other, independent playback units. That is why in your main viewing area it is important that you have a few units so that if disk does not play in one machine, it will play on another. Has to do with the individual differences and calibrations of the machines involved. Store bought dvd\'s have less problems because their laser reflectivity is always higher than disks you burn, and therefore, easier to read properly. Price of the unit has no reflection on ability to properly read the disk. Sometimes and often, a cheaper machine will work better with copies - you never know.
try checking windows control panal too see if you have drivers installed. if o.k. try sound icon to see if you have ticked mute box. here's the one that got me,the dvd playing program had the mute box ticked. re-launch dvd played/media played and un-tick. good luck
Without knowing what the desktop computer motherboard is, I\'d only be guessing as to location of Wi-Fi chipset. However even if I knew the motherboard manufacturer name, and model number; the point is Moot.
A) You remove that Wi-Fi chip, and kiss the motherboard goodbye. It\'s designed into the circuitry of the motherboard.
Isn\'t going to be jumper wires taking it\'s place, and making connections to circuit traces on the motherboard.
B) Do you have a wireless router? Dunno. Do you have a wireless connection set up? No.
You can use just a LAN connection. (Hard wired)
C) Suggest if having a Bluetooth option on your motherboard is not an option then use a different motherboard that doesn\'t have that option.
This depends on what kind of bluetooth you plan on using. Certain things like a Blu-Ray DVD Drive needs to be installed and hooked up internally in your PC, while something like Headphones or a Keyboard simply just needs a USB-based transmitter or a Bluetooth card that plugs into your computer.
Please download the ERD Winternal Image from http://www.mininova.org/tor/857048 and burn it in a CD. Thenboot your PC from the CD. Select your Windows Media Edition for whichyou have forgot password. Without asking for any password you will getinto Windows. Then goto control panel->User Accounts->Select theUsername[for which u want to change password]. Then use change passwordoption to change password. Then Reboot the PC and remove the CD. Nowyour windows password will be reset. Thanks.