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How to print a usage page from an HP LaserJet P4015

On HP printers, you can usually find the printer's page count by printing out a configuration page. However, on some printers, the configuration page can be two or three or even five pages long. If the only reason you're printing the configuration page is to get the page count, you could print a... More

How to print a supplies status page on an HP LaserJet 4100

The supplies status page on the HP LaserJet 4100 shows how much toner is left in the cartridge, as well as how much longer the maintenance kit (consisting mainly of the fuser and the transfer roller) will last before it should be replaced. This page will also list the printer's page count and... More

How to print a configuration page on an HP LaserJet P3005

To see an overview of network settings, machine setup, and general printer information (such as page count, serial number, or amount of memory) for an HP printer, you can print out a configuration page. The instructions vary by printer model, but for the LaserJet P3005 and similar printers the... More

How to choose a keyboard suited to your Windows computer

The choice of keyboards is enormous and it's no wonder that people are confused by which is the best option. Cordless are becoming popular, but the choice doesn't stop there. Ergonomical keyboards and keyboards with backlights are all popular options. So how do you decide which is the best for... More

How to print a configuration report on a Sharp MX-M350N

Like other Sharp copiers, the MX-M350N is able to print out a configuration report that displays many of the machine's network and configuration settings. This report is actually two pages -- the system status report (with general network settings) and the configuration report (with more specific... More

How to print a network settings page on a Lexmark T632 printer

On a Lexmark T632 printer, if you want to view the printer's network setup, you can print out a network settings page which gives you a breakdown of all the current network settings on one page. On some printers, this information is included on the menu settings page, but on the T632 it's not. To... More

How to make a copy on a Brother IntelliFax 2820 fax machine

Like many fax machines, the Brother IntelliFax 2820 can be used to make a low volume of copies in a pinch. It is not as fast as most copiers, and the print quality might not be as good, but it can make copies if you need it to. To make a copy using the IntelliFax 2820, follow the steps... More

How to diagnose a failed PC power supply

The heart of your computer The PC power supply is the heart of every computer. Just like the human heart pumps blood through our veins, the PC power supply is the heart that pumps electricity through the computer's circuits, hard drives, and other devices connected to the system. PC power... More

How to clean dust from computer heatsink and components

How to clean the interior of your computer to increase performance Ever wondered what goes on inside your computer case? Often it can look like the inside of a vacuum cleaner disposal bag. Seriously, ask the local computer technician just how grubby do these things get over a period of time. Just... More

How to change the speakers on a computer

Often the speakers which are provided with a computer are not very good. People who use computers for their listening to music may prefer to change their level-1 speakers for a higher specification. This is a very easy task to perform for those without technical expertise following the step by... More