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Recover data from hard drive
Created: January, 09 2023
It's a terrifying prospect for any user: storing important documents and pictures on an hard drive, only to have it start making odd noises or break down unexpectedly, leaving you unable to back up your data. But it doesn't just have to be technical flaws that result in data loss, human errors can also lead to it. Here's how to recover data from a hard drive. Check it out now!
Mount graphics card
Created: January, 06 2023
A new graphics card is needed because games and videos no longer run smoothly and the display of the games could be better. It can be worthwhile to replace the old graphics card with a new one. All information about replacing and installing a graphics card can be found in our Techblog article.
The right PC fan control
Created: January, 03 2023
On our techblog we go into the possibility of PC and laptop fan control. What to do if the PC fans are too loud? How many fans can you install in a PC at all? What are the advantages and disadvantages of controlling PC and laptop fans? All these questions and more, are answered in the new Techblog. Read it now!
The meaning of Mbit/s
Created: December, 31 2022
You can quickly get stuck in a traffic jam on the data highway. Then the websites load slowly while surfing and the online game jerks. In this blog post about Mbps and data speed, we explain everything about fast surfing. How you can test and increase your Internet speed.
Cleaning your PC
Created: December, 28 2022
If the PC is used for a long time, then dirt and dust collect inside. This can cause the computer and components to heat up faster. If you want to clean your PC, check out the new Techblog. Here we explain step by step how to clean the PC without leaving any damage.
The peripheral polling rate
Created: December, 25 2022
Whenever you click on the mouse or keyboard, a request is sent to the PC. Especially in online gaming, this information should be sent quickly so that you are not fast game over. What exactly is polling rate on peripherals, how to measure it and what you can do to improve the polling rate, we now reveal in our Techblog.
Connecting up a TV
Created: December, 22 2022
What do you need to connect a TV? This question is answered by the latest Techblog and gives tips on what to look out for in the various connection types, cable, satellite or Internet. Read now!
Discord vs Teamspeak
Created: December, 19 2022
Especially in the gaming context you will find the team chats Discord and Teamspeak. But which of the two team chats is the best? We took a look at both and compared them. Purpose, security, installation and features were put to the test. Read now in the Techblog!
Repair your smartphone display
Created: December, 16 2022
The display is broken and now? How can I fix it myself? Techblog now has a tutorial on how to repair broken cell phone displays. Try it out now and replace the broken smartphone display yourself.
USB stick not recognized
Created: December, 13 2022
What to do if the USB stick is suddenly no longer read by the laptop. In the Techblog we show how to repair a defective USB flash drive and rescue the data. We show the many reasons why the device suddenly no longer reads a memory stick and much more.
Created: December, 2 2022
Is it possible to upgrade a laptop? That is the question we are dealing with in this Techblog post. Which parts of a laptop can be replaced or upgraded? How much does it cost to upgrade a laptop? Are there other possibilities with external extensions and components to make the laptop faster and more modern again. We have compiled all tips and tricks in the article Upgrade Laptop.
Replacing the pc power supply unit
Created: December, 1 2022
A new power supply Unit for the PC is needed. But how do I replace it? We answer this question in detail on the Techblog. We explain step by step what you have to pay attention to when changing the PC PSU. In addition, there is more comprehensive information about power supplies. Read now!
Replace Laptop battery
Created: November, 30 2022
When the laptop gets into the years, then you also quickly notice that the battery no longer lasts so long. In our Techblog we give tips to recognize a weak laptop battery, how to replace it and what tricks there are so that a laptop battery lasts longer.
Water cooling vs. air cooling
Created: November, 29 2022
The two most popular ways to cool a processor are air cooling and water cooling. But which type is better? We make the ultimate comparison. What are the differences between air and water cooling and are there any applications where one type of CPU cooling is the clear winner?
Replacing thermal paste
Created: November, 25 2022
CPU and graphics cards can develop high temperatures when working with the PC. To ensure that the heat can be dissipated well via the cooler, it is recommended to renew the thermal paste regularly. How to remove and replace old thermal paste is explained in our Techblog article.
Switching HDD to SSD
Created: November, 14 2022
The old HardDrive (HDD) is slow, noisy and getting on in years. Now the question is whether to upgrade to a new HDD or a modern SSD. We reveal in our Techblog how this works and what you have to consider when upgrading to an SSD.
Reassigning F keys
Created: November, 11 2022
The function keys, also called F keys, perform certain actions on a laptop or PC. You can also adapt these to your own requirements. We reveal which functions the F-keys have and how you can reassign them with other functions. Especially on small keyboards and notebooks, many keys have duplicate functions. Read more about this on the Techblog.
Slow internet - What can i do?
Created: November, 10 2022
You've actually booked a fast Internet line with a provider, but the Internet is still slow. What can you do to make surfing faster again? We give practical and useful tips about Internet speed and common sources of errors on the Techblog. Learn more now!
Find the right laptop charger
Created: October, 28 2022
Finding the right laptop power adapter is sometimes more difficult than expected. There are some universal power supplies on the market, but they are not designed for every type of laptop. What to consider when buying a laptop charging adapter? Which is better, the original laptop charging power cord or the universal one? The Terchblog reveals how to find the perfect laptop power supply.
How to format an SD Card
Created: October 21 2022
In this techblog we show how to format SD cards. For every problem with the SD card we have a solution. Unprotect, format using cell phone and computer and also format with special programs. Read now!
Upgrade USB 2.0 to 3.0
Created: October, 21 2022
If you want to reach the full performance of a USB 3.0 device, but your computer still has USB 2.0, you have to upgrade the USB ports. How to upgrade to USB 3.0 quickly and easily and what other options you have, you can read in our latest Techblog article.
How much power consumes my PC
Created: October, 12 2022
The power consumption of a computer or laptop depends on how it is used. In the Techblog we look at the average power consumption of the PC, how you can easily calculate it yourself and which PC components are real energy guzzlers. We also give useful tips on how to reduce the final energy consumption of the computer.