Mister Eclectic (howeird) wrote,
Mister Eclectic

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DVD Success

After the con, I took out the laptop and the instructions and the replacement DVD drive and made the swap in 10 minutes. Had to trim the bezel so the drive door would close, but other than that it was an easy repair. The system recognized the new hardware, and unlike the piece-o-crap drive which came with the Gateway, this time it assigned a DMA channel and played commercial DVDs without skipping.

  • Home improvements

    I used the new shower heads this morning and they are a huge improvement. Plenty of power, much wider spread on the main one, and both have massage…

  • Frustrating Day with thunder, rain & 60MPH winds

    The usual breakfast maybe for the last time in a while**. eBay, asked for an RMA for the Bose soundbar. It's meant for a TV/home theater setup with a…

  • The good and the ugly

    Phone interview with two guys doing remote streaming jobs in Las Vegas, for a Seattle company. It went well, we speak the same language and the job…

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