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I recently purchased an APC Smart UPS 1500 from Amazon. Here is a link to the product: https://www.amazon.com/APC-Smart-UPS-1500VA-Battery-SMT1500/dp/B002MZW5JU

I received the product yesterday, plugged in the battery connector in the back of the unit, plugged in the unit to the outlet on the wall, plugged several devices and then turned it on. The UPS comes on, but it is not providing any power to my devices. I'm not sure if the battery is defective or how to troubleshoot the issue. I did some googling yesterday and not much information is listed on troubleshooting the UPS power supply. It is showing 99% charged, but the output shows off on the LED, which from what I understand seems to indicate that there is no power being output to the devices plugged into the back of the UPS device. I've attached a few pics of the front LED display and the back of the unit. I've unplugged the devices from the back until I figure out if the device is busted or if there is something that I've missed (user error) on my part. Thanks for any help.
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What URL(s) can I go to where I can enter the serial number of and determine the warranty expiration date of a Mac laptop?
Working with some cascading selects which are json populated.  I need set the select value with a previous selection which has been saved in a mysql table.  

I have found that I can load the select if I pause the page with a alert().

form1.finish.value="<?php echo $row_Quote['Hdw_finish']; ?>";                              // load the finish select

if ("<?php echo $row_Quote['Hdw_finish']; ?>" != "Select Hardware Finish") {          // trigger finish change  

form1.Pull_type.value="<?php echo $row_Quote['Pull_type']; ?>";                               // load Pull_type
if ((form1.Pull_type.value != "Select Pull Type")&&(form1.Pull_type.value != "")) {      // trigger Pull_type change


form1.handle.value="<?php echo $row_Quote['Pull_name']; ?>";                               //  load selected handle


This does set the selects correctly, but without the alerts() it doesn't.  There has to be a right way to do this and this isn't it.
Before I spend the $$, would a small KVM switch (like this one) work with an all-in-one unit desktop (like this one)?

I need to set up a secondary "headless" desktop tower to use as a test box, but am using the above-noted HP all-in-one as my primary desktop, with a second (extended desktop) monitor. I'd like to just use a standard KVM setup to switch back and forth between the primary all-in-one and the test box but am not sure if this might work since my primary desktop will not be able to switch video (as it is "its own" video source).
Fujitsu N7100 setup complications.   I want my buttons to look like its predecessor illustrated here.

Fujitsu Best Practice Buttons
However, this is my default menu when I setup the Fujitsu N7100 Network Scanner

Also, there should be no prompts following pressing one of the buttons to send to a computer but as you as see here, this is my next prompt...


Followed by another unnecessary prompt to save.   How do streamline this interface so it's one push of a computer I select and it's auto sent to the computer's share?

A user's Windows 10 computer bluescreened a couple hours ago.

The details of this crash are listed below.

What methods can I use to troubleshoot this issue and determine what can be done to prevent the computer from blue screening in the future?

Also, what are the best utilities for analyzing the C:\Windows\Memory.dmp file to help solve this issue

The computer has rebooted from a bugcheck.  The bugcheck was: 0x00000154 (0xffffa5093359a000, 0xffffe70d26fbdfb0, 0x0000000000000002, 0x0000000000000000). A dump was saved in: C:\WINDOWS\MEMORY.DMP. Report Id: b6892ebf-0c78-4dbe-9962-97c5260e3e78.

BSOD messageReliability history
Hello All;

I have an intel s5000psl
For the last few weeks it has been randomaly shutting down on its own.
The latest time, was sometime early this morning.
When I tried to boot it back up, it would...

I would toggle the on/all switch on the PSU
And it would do the [Amber/Green] in 3 sets.
Then it would cycle on all the fans for about 2-seconds and then stop.

I completely removed everything from the board, and tested.
1-CPU / 1-Ram module
And still the same thing.

Took a break, and then came back, and wa-la, it booted with both CPU's and 2-sticks of ram.
So, I added in the remainder of the ram modules and it booted up and ran for about 20-minutes and then shut back down again.
I have not been able to get it to book back up since. (Been trying this go around for about 2-hours. Re-seating the memory and everything and still no go)

Is it the PSU (or) is the MB board?

Thanks for any information.

6 inch extender for audio/mic

mic stops working when I use it
audio continues working

maybe if I bought a more expensive wire extender both audio & mic would work

I Tried cell phone. audio works. mic does not work

computer has one hole for both audio & mic
I want the extender cord to allow me to use mic on computer

I would  like to buy some tv screens in the car, for the kids (in the back) (10 years old).
Now I have all my videos in mp4 format or avi, mkv, not DVD.  Something easy to install & use.

Any idea what would be the best buy (Europe region, not US)?

Please provide me with the URL address to download the camera drivers for a Dell Optiplex 9030 All In One.

This computer was running Windows 8.1 and was upgraded to Windows 10 Pro. After the upgrade I ran Driver Booster and updated over 22 drivers. Everything is working fine on the computer except that the built in camera doesn't work.

There are no problems listed within device manager and the current driver for the integrated webcam are the Microsoft drivers.

I have looked on Dell's website but haven't found any drivers that specifically say they are camera or webcam drivers.

When we try to use the webcam from any application the camera doesn't work. It was working fine under the old Windows 8.1 OS.

When we launch the Windows 10 camera program this error is displayed:

"Can't start your camera. If you're sure the camera is connected and installed properly, try checking for updated drivers.

If you need it, here's the errror code: 0xA00F4246<AllCameraLoadAttempts FAiled> (0x8007003)."

The hardware IDs for the integrated webcam are:


Camera error
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I have a clients Toshiba C660 Laptop and they have lost the BIOS password.

Does anyone know of a method to reset this?
I have a Lenovo C40-30 All-in -One which I need to boot either from a USB flash drive or the on-board DVD.
I have changed the boot order in the BIOS but still it boots to Windows from the HDD
I tried excluding Windows Boot Manager but it the displays a no operating system error.
We currently have SBS2011 and We want to move to Server 2016 as our DC with Exchange 2016.
We don't need any advice for setting-up Server 2016 as a DC or Exchange 2016 - however

Should we-

Setup and configure Server 2016 as a DC on physical hardware - install the Hyper-V element and setup a VM to run Exchange 2016 (within the DC environment)?
Do we setup the host OS (Server 2016) on Physical hardware and install the Hyper-V element - THEN setup 2 VM's - one as the DC and the other as Exchange.

Which is the best configuration please.
Thank you
Hello everyone,

I have no idea how this laptop developed a cracked screen and have been using it for the past two years but just wondering if we could get the screen replaced as the touch screen functionality doesn't work on the left side of the crack.

Anyway, contacted Dell support regarding this and their recommended part number DT2CR costs a total of $221 which is obviously a very expensive replacement for an old laptop.

Could someone recommend something similar at Amazon or eBay? That would be tremendously helpful.

Thank you so very much for your time.

I just purchased a car.  No CD player but it does have a slot for a SD card.
Never had one of these.  I googled it but there are several sizes of the card.
My question is do they all have the same size of the connection.  From the images
that I've seen it doesn't look that way.
Why does my Canon SX720 HS NOT go into Record mode, and beep instead?

I record often with my Canon, and usually have no issue. But sometimes, pushing the Record button causes it to beep three or four times in rapid succession, and NOT record.

There is no error displayed. (Is there an error log somewhere?)

My only recourse is to power off then power up.

I do not have a clue what is happening, and fear that a longer video may be interrupted, where I am recording, only to find later it switched itself off.

I have not use my PC in a long time, so I need the hot key for old IOGEAR KVM (~2010).  I tried a whole bunch of key combinations, but none worked.  Can someone remember how to change device using the key board?  (No hitting scroll lock 2X didn't work).  Thanks.
Looking for a enclosure for an SSD NVMe PCIe HD 256GB hard drive. It is a CX2 NVMe Series that comes in Dells. I need to get the data off of the drive.
I have two GeForce 1080 gpu in a ASUS X99-A II. When I go into Nvidia, I don’t have the option for SLI.  Am I doing something wrong?
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Is this USB to RS232 adapter below fully compatible for connecting my Windows 10 laptop to log onto a Dell EqualLogic PS4000E SAN?

Can anyone have any idea about synthetic as well as man-made diamonds? I want to know each and everything about lab created diamond with the process of making it in the lab.
I'm in the process of migrating from an old Win10 computer to a new one, also Win10. For a period of time I plan to have both computers active to facilitate transferring files, applicatons, whatnot. I have one keyboard, mouse monitor.

I'd rather not have to constantly be swapping out the cables for these peripherals.. I'm looking at a KVM switch where I can simply hook everything up. And then flip a witch so that the same keyboard, mouse, monitor will now be connected to the 2nd computer.

Does the product below seem appropriate for my needs? Can you think of any stumbling blocks that I might encounter?


any advice for  free pdf books  about FPGA as dowmload link please ?
any idea for circuit or device that can be controlled from parellel port or usb port of a personel computer ?
Customer is asking for a deskyop w/ ISDN Card, isdn is still popular in Middle East, as there's no VOIP.
Can someone tell me if there's such a desktop computer that still comes out?
Please help.






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