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Compaq Presario R3000 - No Tips Work
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Compaq LTE 5000 - Tip Number 2
TOSHIBA Tecra 520CDT - Tip Number 7
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Compaq Armada Series QuickRestore Recovery CDs
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162 System Options Not Set - Compaq Armada 1700/1750
Are you getting the 162 System Options Not Set on an old vintage/retro laptop? Is it followed by a message telling you the Time and Dat...
Organising My Discs with 12 Way CD/DVD Cases
I've got a Disc Box for storing my original discs in, but as they are retro/vintage I don't want to use them on a regular basis to p...
Compaq Armada 1750 - How To Remove The CD-ROM Drive
The first thing you need to do is remove the keyboard by pressing the 2 keyboard release catches as shown here: You then need to remo...
Testing IBM ThinkPad 380D Laptop - Car Boot Sale Find!
As it cost me under £2 at a Car Boot Sale earlier on in the year, it's not surprising this little beauty did not come with a power adapt...
How To Replace The Compaq Armada 1750 CMOS Battery
You can either search eBay and pay around £7.49 for a replacement CMOS battery or you can remove the depleted battery from the connector an...
Iomega Zip 100 (MAC) No Power Supply
A bit of a strange one this as I won an Iomega ZIP 100MB drive on eBay with 3 ZIP disks (one is stuck in the drive) and a 1GB Jaz Disk. ...
Compaq Armada 7400
This turned up a few weeks back but I've only just had a chance to take a look at it. It's a bit dirty, the hinge covers are damage...
Reset Vintage Retro Toshiba Laptop BIOS Password With A Key Disk (KEYdisk)
Have you got a Vintage or Retro Toshiba laptop that wont boot as it has a BIOS Password set? Then what you need is a KEY Disk!... When y...
Todays Car Boot Sale Haul - Laptops and Shuttle PC
This morning (after not going for a few weeks) I woke up early and had an urge to visit my local (all year round) Car Boot Sale and I'm...