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Cisco Linksys WET54G Network Bridge

Friday, August 4th, 2017

I need to link another location with the internet available at my first location.  I will be using Linksys WRT54G bridges to do so.  It is smallish: Dimensions 4.96" x 1.06" x 4.21"

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HP ProDesk G1 Mini Desktop

Thursday, February 9th, 2017

Steps to ready for usage with Windows 10

  • Set desktop back ground to classic plain blue
  • Install a WiFi USB hardware / software – login and enter router pw
  • Install FireFox
  • Install classic shell and configure – set to english
  • Set to windows interface to english 
  • Shut off all the MS Windows 10 listening spyware
  • Load 7zip


-Processor: Intel® Core i5-4590T Quad Core 2.0 GHz com Turbo Boost to 3.0 GHz 
– Windows 10 Pro 64 Bits 
– Memory RAM: 8 GB DDR3 SDRAM 
– Hard Drive: 500 GB SATA 7200 RPM 
– Cache: 6 MB 
– Chipset: Intel® Q85 Express 
– Portas USB front: 2 (3.0) 
– Portas USB rear: 2 (2.0), 2 (3.0) 
– Placa de vídeo: Integrated: Intel HD Graphics 4600 
– WIFI : No WiFi

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Although DisplayPort has much of the same functionality as HDMI, it is a complementary connection used in different scenarios. DisplayPort can emit an HDMI signal through the use of a passive adapter connected to a port that is designed for dual-mode.

DisplayPort Adaptation


  • DisplayPorts on the unit show the ++ version:  

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