How to Fix a Broken SD Slot in a Laptop

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SD memory cards are small, portable memory units you typically use with digital cameras. Some computers have a built-in memory card slot, allowing you to transfer data from the SD card to your computer. However, the SD card slot on your laptop computer can fail, causing the SD memory card to malfunction. If your card reader begins to function incorrectly, there are a few troubleshooting steps you can take.

How to Repair a Monitor Cable

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When your computer monitor cable is damaged from constant twisting or a power surge, you can make repairs to it with a few basic electronics tools and supplies and place the monitor back into service in minutes. Avoid waiting days for a new cable to arrive. Repair the cable instead of replacing the monitor to save money and time.

How to Clean and Fix a Mouse

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Computer mice have been around longer than personal computers, and the basic design doesn't look like it's going away anytime soon. When your mouse starts acting up or stops working altogether, it may just need some simple maintenance.

How to Fix a PSP Memory Card

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Sony's Playstation Portable is notorious for having problems with memory cards. Your PSP may say that it cannot read your memory stick even if you can see the files on a PC. The problem, however, could be either your memory stick or the PSP itself. Luckily, there are a few easy ways to determine your problem and fix it without having to have any programming or hardware knowledge.

How to Fix Blurred Background Wallpaper Pictures on Desktops

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A desktop wallpaper is an image that loads on your computer screen shortly after booting up your computer. These images can be just about anything, from a picture of a beach to a photo of your friends. By default, many computers have their desktop wallpapers automatically stretch to fill their monitor. This can cause blurry images in those who have large monitors or a high screen resolution. Fortunately, you don't have to settle on picking a different background image. Instead, you can change the way your computer displays the image, allowing the image to become unblurred.

How to Fix the Problem With a Lexmark Printer That Won't Print

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If your Lexmark printer won't process print jobs, you may be encountering one of several issues. If your computer's print spooler service is not working correctly or not started, your Lexmark print is unable to receive print jobs. The printer may need power cycled to clear out the print job data or paper may be jammed within the printer.

How to Fix Computer Problems & Speed Up Your Slow Computer

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It can be frustrating to have a computer that takes a long time to complete even the simplest of tasks, especially if it had previously been a lot faster. As software is loaded on a PC, all manner of issues can crop up that cause problems with stability as well as making for a sluggish user experience. There are some ways you can clear up those problems and get your computer running fast and stable once more.

How to Fix Drivers on Another Computer Without the Internet

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Driver files are the programs that the computer's main operating system uses to access hardware on the PC. Repairing driver files on a computer is necessary when the files are corrupt due to hardware or software issues. While the optimal method for repairing drivers is to use the latest downloads from the Internet, you can still repair your drivers using the default driver CD that came with your Windows Vista or Windows 7 computer, if you are unable to get online.

How to Fix a Hanging Computer

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There is almost nothing more annoying that waiting on your computer while it just appears to sit there and do nothing while you are waiting for it to complete task. Occasionally a computer may hang for a moment due to a temporary problem, but often those temporary problems start happening more frequently, and that can be a sign that there is something wrong with your computer.

How to Fix Runtime Error 6 Overflow

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The Runtime Error 6 occurs in the Visual Basic program. It is an overflow issue that can occur when the Visual Basic program attempts to store too much data in the temporary folders area. Runtime files help Windows translate a program's language into Windows language so the program runs faster. You can get the Runtime Error 6 message for several reasons. One reason is that you are using a backslash instead of a forward slash in one of your calculations. Other reasons include an overloaded temporary folder, outdated software or a registry error.

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