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RIP CloudReady, but Chrome OS Flex Can Still Save Older …

Neverware’s CloudReady is based on the open-source roots of Chrome and Chrome OS, Chromium and Chromium OS.The firm made a version that worked on many older Windows and Mac devices—and, in some cases, end-of-life Chromebooks.CloudReady was an ideal old-computer OS, with its lighter memory and processor requirements and regular …

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Install CloudReady for Chrome Updates (or another OS)

(9 days ago) At the login screen, hold down the Esc (top-left-most key) and Refresh keys (three keys to the right of Esc on this model), then press the Power button (top-right-most key) for a moment, until the keyboard's backlight turns on, and you see the display blank and restart. Once you see the exclamation mark and the message "Chrome OS is missing or

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The Coming Battle Over Hacking Your Own Car iFixit News

(7 days ago) An OBD-II diagnostic tool requests a read-out from critical emissions and repair nodes. But lots of other non-regulated, car-specific data comes back, too: heated seat settings, tail light configurations, SYNC settings. Car makers sell expensive, proprietary tools and apps that can work with their cars’ data.

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It’s Not You, It’s Your Battery—Apple Confirms iOS

(6 days ago) And one way or another, performance degrades along with it. Apple has historically claimed that the iPhone battery is designed for a 400-500 cycle life (their somewhat hidden battery page now claims 500, but has changed over the years). Every full charge and discharge is a cycle. If you use your battery up every day, that’s 500 days.

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6 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your iPhone Battery iFixit News

(4 days ago) A Caveat: Your battery is usually the culprit, but to avoid unnecessary battery replacement, try this quick test: Click on the Settings app and select the Battery option on the left menu. You will see two timers: Usage and Standby. Jot the numbers down for both.

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PSA: Resetting a Managed or Enrolled Chromebook …

(8 days ago) The best-case scenario is if your pre-cr50 enrolled device can be rebooted in developer mode (sometimes with the help of a battery disconnection); you then enter a series of terminal commands to change its serial number. If you can’t boot into developer mode, you might need specialty hardware tools to directly reprogram the Chromebook’s

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Google Pixel 6 Pro Screen Replacement

(3 days ago) Step 11 Remove the screen. Remove the screen. During reassembly, apply new adhesive where it's necessary after cleaning the relevant areas with isopropyl alcohol (>90%). Follow this guide in case you're using a pre-cut adhesive card. Follow this guide if you're using custom-cut adhesives for your device.

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How to Get Updates on Your End-of-Life Chromebook

(3 days ago) Click whatever buttons (“OK,” “Let’s go,” etc.) on the setup screens to get to the part where you pick your Wi-Fi network. Select your Wi-Fi and connect with a password, but don’t go any further. Hold down Ctrl and Alt and press the second key to the right of the Esc key, whether that’s a “forward” or “refresh” arrow.

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Controller not responding in apps

(6 days ago) The controller works normally in the PS4 menu but once I start an app it doesn't respond in app. I've been able to get around this by opening the app then holding the PS button and turning the controller off and then back on and the issue goes away. Happened for about two weeks consistently and then stopped and hasn't done it since.

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Why does the PC display disk usage of 100% for about 10 minutes

(5 days ago) Most Helpful Answer. You probably have some process, program or programs running in the background. Perhaps you have too many apps autoloading? For the general user running a program like "Tweaking.com" is the best start. Follow directions carefully about safe mode, do all the steps and do the full scan.

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iPhone 12 Troubleshooting

(3 days ago) Other apps putting a strain on your phone’s hardware can also prevent your camera app from showing an image. If you have tons of apps open and running on your phone, try putting all your apps to sleep before opening the camera app. To close background applications: Swipe up from the bottom of the screen while on the home screen.

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Dark Magic: What Caused Google’s Nexus 6P Death Loop (and …

(9 days ago) So, Who’s to Blame? Image by Monoar Rahman Rony from Pixabay “Dark magic, for sure.” Having recently finished a week-long microsoldering and board repair class, I thought that maybe the issue with the 6P was flexion—the big phone bending in some way that made the CPU or a nearby component crack and pop the solder joint connecting it to the motherboard.

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Where are my home, back and open app buttons

(7 days ago) Choate Custom Computers. 2. 1. 1. Posted: May 1, 2018. Options. Look for the "Moto" app and open it. Go to the "Moto Actions" menu and see if you enabled "One Button Nav", which allows swiping the fingerprint sensor to replace those 3 buttons. If not, enable and then disable that feature and see if the buttons return.

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What to Do If Your iPhone’s Home Button Stops Working

(6 days ago) Option #2: Have Apple Replace the Home Button If You Want Touch ID to Work. If you don’t want to mess with AssistiveTouch and want an actual, working home button, you have a couple of options: replace the home button yourself or have Apple replace it for you. iPhones have a security feature that pairs your iPhone’s home button to its logic

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Don’t Read Your EULAs

(6 days ago) Apple has chosen to stop providing updates for all 2014 MacBooks. This means, slowly but surely, as more and more other apps get updated, fewer and fewer programs will work on my computer, even though it otherwise works just as well as the day I bought it. If this planned obsolescence were confined to phones and laptops, that would be one thing.

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How to Fix a Grayed-Out Speaker Icon on the iPhone 7 or 7 Plus

(6 days ago) The Issue. The Apple/Cirrus Logic Audio IC chip with the faulty pad is highlighted in green in this image from our iPhone 7 Plus teardown. An inaccessible, grayed-out speakerphone icon on your iPhone 7 or 7 Plus is the most obvious issue with a faulty Audio IC. You might also see the Voice Memo app icon grayed out, or refuse to start up or record.

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The New “Important” iPhone Camera Message Is Another Bad Omen

(3 days ago) Non-genuine Apple cameras can lose focus, crash third-party apps, or freeze preview images (similar to what we first saw with the iPhone 12) Image quality can suffer; At first glance, this might seem in line with Apple’s warnings about non-genuine batteries or screens. But there is one significant difference here: there are few, if any, non

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Samsung Gear S Display Assembly Replacement

(8 days ago) Step 1 Display Assembly. Remove the wrist strap by peeling back the rubber starting from one corner of the watch face. Continue peeling the rubber away from the watch face until the strap is completely off. Edit.

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Red light is flashing

(4 days ago) The Neato XV Signature is a programmable robotic vacuum cleaner. It is compatible with smartphone apps for remote scheduling and cleaning. Model number: 910-0113. 2 Questions View all. Piotr @a6riz. Rep: 13. Posted: 2 days ago. Options.

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How to Improve Your iPhone’s Battery Life iFixit News

(4 days ago) To get an overall idea of how your apps are using up your battery, you can go into the settings and select “Battery.”. From there, scroll down and you’ll see a list of apps in order of most battery power used, either over the last 24 hours or ten days, depending on what you select. Tap anywhere on the list and you’ll get details of how

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How to Tell If Your Mac Laptop Needs a New Battery

(3 days ago) When your MacBook tells you that it needs a new battery, you should listen to it. Click on the battery level in your top menu bar to bring down a drop-down. At the top of the menu, you’ll find the TL;DR version of your battery’s current condition. If it says “Replace Soon,” “Replace Now,” or “Service Battery,” it’s time to

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Does Dark Mode Really Save Battery on Your Phone

(2 days ago) Social media apps like Twitter, Facebook Messenger, many Google apps, and most apps meant for reading (Reddit, Pocket, Kindle) offer a dark mode. The Verge is keeping an ongoing tally of apps going dark, too. System-wide dark modes are available in Windows 10 and MacOS Mojave (though scant few laptops, and no MacBooks, use OLED screens).

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Does Android/Galaxy S9 allow you to install apps on the SD card

(6 days ago) Hellos Vic. You can do this, but the application has to be compatible and not all are. From what I have seen, the applications that occupy most can be passed to the SD, but I could notice a small drop in performance if it is not a quality SD and fast. Not 100% of the application is saved in the SD, but the most heavy part.

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Display LCD chips overheating

(2 days ago) Display LCD chips overheating. After replacing a cracked digitiser screen the chips at the bottom of the LCD display are getting very hot during use, I estimate 40 - 50 oC and eventually the digitiser loses sensitivity. It cools down when no apps are being used and is then ok. It takes about 30 minutes of game play to get hot.

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SOLVED: The application (process com.android.vending)has

(2 days ago) then i found other way to download apps without phone play store. 1- open google play on ur computer. 2- login using ur google account. 3- search from application which app u want. 4-install it on ur computer and it will install at ur phone automatically

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SOLVED: Why is my phone app not working

(4 days ago) Go to Home > Settings > Apps > swipe left to All > scroll down to find and tap to enter Dialer > scroll to find Cache > tap Clear Cache option and follow the prompts. (Not sure if you will lose your call history and perhaps SMS and MMS (including any pictures associated) messages if you do this, it seems to vary between brands of phones

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Motorola Moto E6 Troubleshooting

(Just Now) To do this first navigate to the “Home” screen, then press and hold the power button until the “Power Off” menu appears. After releasing the power button, tap and hold the “Power Off” option. Next, a “Reboot to safe mode” message should appear. Click “OK” to confirm. The device will now power off and restart into Safe Mode.

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Motorola Droid Turbo 2 Troubleshooting

(6 days ago) To do this, click on the “Apps” icon from the home screen and then click on the “Settings” icon. In the selection menu, select “Apps." At the top of this screen, select “Running." At the bottom of this window, tap “Close All” and confirm. To see what applications are using the most battery life, tap the "Apps" icon, then tap

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Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 8 Troubleshooting

(3 days ago) Press the ‘Power’ button to select that option. On the following screen, repeatedly press the ‘Volume Down’ button until the ‘Yes - delete all user data’ option is selected. Then press the ‘Power’ button to hard reset the tablet. When the device is …

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How to Factory Reset Amazon Fire HD 8

(3 days ago) Doing so will erase all user data and user apps. Step 1 Open Settings . Open the "Settings" app. Edit . One comment . Add a comment . Add Comment. Cancel Post comment. Step 2 Tap "Device Options" Tap "Device Options" in the menu. Edit . Add a comment . Add a comment

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Kindle Fire HD 10 7th Generation Troubleshooting Page

(2 days ago) Restart your Kindle and Router or Modem Issues. If your router/modem is not connected properly there will be connectivity issues with the wifi on your tablet. Check to make sure if they are connected properly and are working properly. Restart your router and/or modem. If the problem persists contact your service provider.

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55" Vizio TV has blue tint on entire screen

(8 days ago) We recently got a 55" Vizio TV from family for free and the entire screen has a strong blue tint to it. The screen is blue even when not using an HDMI device - the menu and built in apps all look blue. I tried adjusting the colors in the picture settings but after turning down the blue all the way for most settings there is still a strong blue

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My Tab Wont download anything, from

(8 days ago) Go to Menu > Settings > scroll down to and tap Apps. Swipe on right side to the ‘All’ tab and scroll down and look first for Download Manager. Tap to enter then Tap Clear Cache return to the home screen and then try to download something. If it still doesn’t work try Clear Data in Download Manager. Next, return to the ‘All’ tab and

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Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge Troubleshooting

(8 days ago) To reset the firmware, open the back panel of the phone and remove the battery. Once removed, press and hold the power button for one minute to drain the extra battery power. Then, install the battery back in, place the back cover on, try turning it on, and try charging it again. This resets the firmware and allows for the battery to be charged

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SOLVED: Samsung S6 going crazy, screen jumping

(1 days ago) 1. Turn off your Galaxy S6. 2. Press and hold Power, Volume Up and the Home button. 3. You'll see a blue screen with the Android on it, then you'll be taken to the recovery menu. 4. Use the volume buttons to scroll and highlight Wipe Cache Partition. Press Power to confirm.

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Why is there a box around everything I click

(6 days ago) Posted: Jan 6, 2012. Options. Sara, it sounds to me like you have your Voiceover on "When an item on the screen is selected, a black rectangle called the VoiceOver Cursor appears around it. The VoiceOver Cursor is displayed for the benefit of sighted users with whom you may be sharing your iPod touch. " Turn VoiceOver on or off: Go to Settings

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