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How to Find a Lost Dragon Scale on "Pokemon Sapphire"

How to Find a Lost Dragon Scale on "Pokemon Sapphire"

The dragon scale is an item in the 2003 Gameboy Advance role playing game "Pokemon: Sapphire." It is used in the game to evolve certain Pokemon but only works if the Pokemon is holding it while being traded with another player. You cannot buy the dragon scale in any shops of the game, so if you want
Blue Screen Effects

Blue Screen Effects

The blue screen error, also referred to as the Blue Screen of Death (BSOD), is arguably the most infamous Windows error in existence. The causes of the blue screen error are numerous, and the problems that cause this error can range from simply hardware or software incompatibility to a corruption in
How to Download Digimon RPG

How to Download Digimon RPG

Digimon's online role-playing game is free to play and provides family-friendly, nonviolent entertainment. (See References 1.) If you want to download the Digimon RPG, you might have trouble finding the correct download file. "Digimon RPG" is a Korean language game, but an English version was releas
How to Install Windows XP on a Dell With No Operating System

How to Install Windows XP on a Dell With No Operating System

If you have formatted or replaced the hard drive in your Dell computer, you must perform something called a "clean install," which is an installation of an operating system on a computer that does not currently have one on the hard drive. In order to install Windows XP, you need the full version of
How to Open the Case of an HP Dec Z552

How to Open the Case of an HP Dec Z552

Opening the case of an HP Z552 Digital Entertainment Center is very similar to opening a common ATX computer case. The HP Z552 is essentially a computer, and you can add and remove components from its case just as with any other computer. The only major differences between opening the case of a Z552
How to Check Your Activation for XP Home Edition

How to Check Your Activation for XP Home Edition

Windows XP is not as strict on product activation compared with Windows Vista or Windows 7. You will not be able to install any Windows updates, however, unless the operating system is activated. Microsoft will not consider your Windows XP to be a genuine copy until it is activated. There is a simpl
How to Upgrade an Eclipse Galileo Workspace in Ubuntu 9.10

How to Upgrade an Eclipse Galileo Workspace in Ubuntu 9.10

Eclipse is a software development environment (SDE) for Linux, Mac OS X, Windows and Solaris systems, allowing users to develop software in a variety of programming languages. Eclipse uses a "workspace," a directory on the user's computer, to store project files and customized preferences. Since 200
A Glossary of VSLive Buzzwords

A Glossary of VSLive Buzzwords

The VSLive conference agenda has many fascinating and educational sessions. But it's difficult to be sure because the whole thing is chock full of buzzwords and marketing names that may not be familiar to many people. Since they're not explained in any of the VSLive information, this artic
How to Dress Up Neopets

How to Dress Up Neopets

The virtual world of Neopets allows you to create your own pet and customize it with different types of accessories and items of clothing. You can obtain scarves, glasses, shirts, dresses and more from shops, auctions and the trading post. Items that your Neopets can wear are identified as wearable
How to Upgrade XP Home to XP Media Center

How to Upgrade XP Home to XP Media Center

There are three major versions of the Windows XP operating system: Windows XP Home Edition, XP Professional, and XP Media Center Edition. The latest is Windows XP Media Center Edition, which contains most of the features and functionality of the Professional Edition but with one major addition, the
How to Play Videos and DVDs on Windows XP

How to Play Videos and DVDs on Windows XP

If you want to play a DVD or video in the Windows XP operating system, you can do so using the native program for that system, which is Windows Media Player. This piece of software allows you to play DVD discs, as well as video files that are in compatible video formats such as WMV, which stands for
Do iMacs Have CMD?

Do iMacs Have CMD?

If you are accustomed to using the command prompt on a PC running Windows, you can perform similar tasks on a iMac running the OS X operating system, using Apple’s native Terminal application. All new iMacs come also with a keyboard that has a command, or CMD, key, which you can use to make ke
How to Uninstall & Reinstall MSN From Vista

How to Uninstall & Reinstall MSN From Vista

MSN Explorer is a Web browser designed by Microsoft. It was actually discontinued, but it can still be downloaded for use. If you own a Vista computer and want to use MSN, you still can even though you may run in to a few compatibility issues. Because of the compatibility issues, you may find yourse
How to Recover a DVD Using Cyclic Redundancy Check

How to Recover a DVD Using Cyclic Redundancy Check

Just like hard drives, DVDs can get cyclic redundancy check errors. While these errors on a hard drive are more malicious, errors on a DVD are quite simple. The errors stem from an unclean DVD. If large smudges are on a DVD, the laser cannot read it.
How to Stop Skype Spammers

How to Stop Skype Spammers

Avoiding Skype spammers is easy most of the time, because a Skype user whom you have not added as a contact cannot send you messages. If you do not add contacts you don't know personally, a spammer will be unable to communicate with you beyond sending friend requests. This does not completely stop s
About NOD 32

About NOD 32

NOD32 is an antivirus program produced by the software company ESET. It is available as a standalone product or as part of the ESET Smart Security software suite.
How to Restore XP Files

How to Restore XP Files

Be it by user error, software bug or malicious attack, sometimes files get deleted, overwritten or corrupted. This means that any one or more of the installed applications on the computer could malfunction, or cease to function altogether. Worse yet, said file could be a critical system file, or a r
How to Run XP & Windows 7 on One PC

How to Run XP & Windows 7 on One PC

With Windows XP, Microsoft seemed to recognize that users of previous versions of Windows would be reluctant to switch. XP didn't use the same boot sector as Windows 95, 98 or Millennium editions of Windows, so XP could run in a dual-boot setup with any of its predecessors. Not so with Windows 7, wh
How to Add USB 2 to Windows 98

How to Add USB 2 to Windows 98

USB first started to make its appearance with the Windows 98 operating system. However, this is version 1.1, and the upgraded USB 2.0 provides a far faster data transfer rate. If you are looking to improve the transfer speed of your Windows computer, it is possible to internally install a USB 2.0 PC
Troubleshooting a Screen Freeze in Windows 2000 Professional

Troubleshooting a Screen Freeze in Windows 2000 Professional

Computer screen freeze while running a program or task happens with any operating system, including Windows 2000 Professional. When a computer screen freezes, the computer is generally "locked up" and is unable to perform any actions. This usually means you need to restart the system. Troubleshootin