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    Instructions for a SanDisk Cruzer Mini

    The SanDisk Cruzer Mini USB flash drive provides a convenient way to store and backup data from your laptop or desktop computer, or quickly transfer large files to another PC without having to email them or burn them to a data CD or DVD disk. SanDisk manufactures a range of USB flash drives offering different memory capacities, including 128MB, 256MB, 512MB, 1GB, 2GB and 4GB flash drives in the Cruzer Mini series. Drives at the lower end of the memory scale are suitable for transferring documents while larger-capacity flash drives will comfortably handle high-resolution images, audio tracks and video clips. Using a SanDisk Cruzer Mini USB flash drive is straightforward, because you don't need to install drivers; the device works as soon as you plug it into any USB 1.1 or USB 2.0 port on your computer.

    How to Download Songs From iPhone

    The iPhone is a convenient device, which in addition to serving as a phone, camera, Web browser and navigation device also serves up music. You can download these songs directly from the iTunes Store and store them on your device and in iCloud. Although it's smart to back these purchases up via iTunes, downloaded songs are always available directly from iTunes to your iPhone at a moment's notice.

    The Differences Between Ethernet, Token Ring, FIDDI & Wireless

    According to the latest Census report, 70 percent of households in the United States have at least one computer connected to the Internet, used for communication, finding news and information and other tasks like online shopping. The networks connecting one computer to another have varied over the years. While Ethernet and wireless networks are the most common today, this wasn't always the case. At one time, Token Ring was the most common. Each networking technology has its own capabilities and limitations, including data speed and range, making it useful in some situations, but useless in others.

    How to Convert an HDMI to RCA

    RCA connectors were developed by Radio Corporation of America in the 1940s and still persist today one of the most common analog audio and video connector types. However, the digital High Definition Multimedia Interface, or HDMI, connections available in modern equipment offer greater bandwidth and higher quality than RCA connections used by composite and component video. Pairing a HDMI digital signal with an RCA analog signal requires a powered converter box to make that connection. Converter boxes are available to convert HDMI to RCA or vice versa.

    How to Troubleshoot a Linksys Wireless Router

    You can usually tell when your Linksys Wi-Fi router stops performing properly by the decrease in wireless signal strength. There are several ways to deal with a weak or missing signal. Before beginning, if you get any signal at all from your router, try running a few speed tests over a period of several hours. Although not terribly accurate, speed tests can give you a general idea of ping speed -- the time your router takes to get to and from an Internet server -- and upload and download speeds for benchmark purposes. Check your wired connections for attachment and continuity before starting the troubleshooting procedure.

    WiFi Antenna Connector Types

    More Wi-Fi antenna connector types exist than you may imagine. These connectors are matched to certain types of antenna cables. The appropriate cable and connector are based on the type of hardware, such as an access point, router or wireless card. The connector type found on Wi-Fi hardware is a reflection of its intended installation environment, along with manufacturer design preference. For example, an integrated wireless card might use a smaller connector than a stand-alone router or gateway. When examining connector types, you must also pay attention to the gender of each connector, which is many times counter-intuitive.