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Acer® TravelMate B113 11.6-inch portable netbook offers all the basics

An ultraportable netbook has been launched by Acer. Dubbed as TravelMate B113, this latest netbook is available in two different configurations. The base model comes equipped with 1.4GHz Celeron processor and is priced at $563. While on the other hand, the top model includes Sandy Bridge magic CPU, 1.5Ghz Core i3-2377M processor and is priced at $700.
Despite being available in different configurations, each Acer TravelMate B113 netbook boasts of 11.6-inch screen display with 1366×768 pixel resolution, which is perfect for playing games and watching movies while on the go.
This netbook also incorporates 4GB of DDR3 RAM, a 500GB hard drive, and standard connectivity and port options, including HDMI output, 5-in-1 card reader, one USB 3.0 port and two USB 2.0 ports, and 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi. Additional features include multi-touch trackpad, chiclet keyboard, and built-in 1.3 megapixel camera.
If you are looking for a netbook offering maximum performance, Acer TravelMate B113 is an ideal choice to consider.

Portable USB fuel cell to charge smartphone up to two weeks

Soon a USB fuel cell is going to be launched in the market that will charge power-hungry devices like smartphones and portable gaming devices without the need of an electrical outlet. The fuel cell is being developed by Lilliputian Systems, which is not a well-known name in portable power making devices.

The USB fuel cell will be able to generate enough power on one cartridge of butane to charge a smartphone up to 14 times. When the cartridge is completely drained, just pop in another one and you are fully charged once again.

Availability of USB fuel cell

The portable power source will be available to end-users by the end of this year for an undisclosed sum. The fuel cell will be capable of charging anything that can plug into it with a USB cable.

According to Lilliputian Systems’ VP of business development Mouli Ramani, “The pricing of the actual fuel cartridges will be about the same as coffee from Starbucks.” That likely positions the fuel cartridges somewhere between US $3 to US $5 each and the device will likely be priced between US $100 to US $200.

How to install an antivirus though a USB

USB is Universal Serial Bus a specification to establish communication between devices and a host controller like personal computers. A USB has effectively replaced a variety of interfaces such as serial and parallel ports. It can connect computer peripherals like mouse, keyboards, printers, digital cameras, flash drives, personal media players, network adaptors and external hard drives.

Following are steps to install an Anti-Virus on a USB

Step 1: First inset the USB flash drive into one of the USB ports on your computer, then a small prompt will appear that will show that the computer has detected a new removable device.

Step 2: Try to insert the antivirus software installation CD into the disc drive of the computer to launch the installation wizard, if you have downloaded the software then just double click the downloaded file to launch the installation wizard.

Step 3: Now read through and accept the license agreement and then click Browse when shown the installation location.

Step 4: Then a search window will appear on the screen, choose the USB flash drive and click OK. Now click Next for the installation name and select install the antivirus program then you will install onto the USB flash drive.

5 tips for maintaining your keyboard

A clean keyboard is very important part of the system as keyboards are the gateway between you and your system. Working on keyboard  creates dust and debris which leads to a dirty keyboard.

It is very important to clean up the keyboard to prevent any damage to its functioning.


The first step is to shut down the computer and disconnect the keyboard. Now just shake or tap the keyboard against a soft thing to clean any big crumbles present in the keyboard or you can simply dust the keyboard from a soft cloth. Keyboards are open to environment and also open to dust and debris.


You can also clean it by taking a can of compressed air. You can find it at any computer or office stuffs store. Now take the can and spray between the keys, hold the keyboard upside down. Just see carefully and if you find any articles inside the keyboard then remove it.


You can also use several paint brush to reach the space between keys and use ammonia because it is very good for cleaning purpose. Now take a small bowl of warm water and mix with antiseptic mouthwash. The mouthwash will work as antibacterial stuff. A computer keyboard is just similar to a phone; you can not see the germs and bacteria. So it is very important to sanitize the keyboard to prevent diseases like H1N1 flue. These simple hygienic steps can stop all these viruses.


Try to squeeze the brush every time, because if it is too wet then it can harm the computer keyboard. Now try to cover each and every part of the keyboard by holding it up down or tapping it to get big particles. Now be careful when you are wiping the keyboard with a clean piece of cloth. Always avoid drinking and eating while working on the keyboard.


If you want then you can also vacuum the keyboard using an USB vacuum. You can buy them at any computer parts store from your nearby market. There are several battery powered vacuums are available in the market, you can also buy them online. Just choose one and place the order. We recommend you to buy one which can be connected directly to the computer. Before buying check the power suction of the vacuum. The advantage of vacuuming the keyboard is to reach the tidiest corner of the keyboard where you can not reach using physical and mechanical mediums.

You can also use screw drivers to clean the computer keyboard, just remove all the keys using that and clean the keyboard with cloth or brush. But we recommend you to use the steps we provided above. This is not a easy step to do because it needs a long span of time.

How to Reset Password on Cisco 1700 Router

When you buy yourself a new router it’s jotted down on the manual of the router to have the Password documented and changed from the default one. Mostly, keeping the novice users’ apart, the proficient users’ do change the password and keep a track of the changed one. Since the probability also says that sometimes you pen down incorrect password as your document.

Mostly, people found in the above trap find the way out quite difficult and hence give many approaches that go in vain. So, how can you solve the above problem? Can you find a way out for the same?

Well, you have a way out and you need not worry for it. You can go for password reset and help you CISCO 1700 router to find a way out.

The instructions will server as your guidelines.



Step one

Ensure that your Cisco 1700 router is connected to your computer, when you headlong in to the process of password reset. To connect the Cisco router to your system just plug-in the USB cable in to the USB port of your system. Make use of adapter allowing USB to Serial port connection in order to complete the connection.

Step two

Before you switch on the power of your Cisco 1700 router, keep in mind to make the to be mentioned changes in the settings. Baud Rate – 9600, 8 Bits of data, one Stop bit, No parity and nil flow control.

Step three


If you did not do so, then switch on your PC. To begin the connection process launch the emulation program and switch on the Cisco router 1700 at the very instance and wait until the device oodles.


Step four


After a minute, hit the “Break” using your keyboard and direct the Cisco router 1700 to a ROMMON. Now since you need to boot from the flash chip, you are going to give the first prompt as “confreg 0x2142” at the ROMMON terminal. You will be required to do so because this way you can surpass the start up window of Cisco router and just across the password prompting window.

Step five


Now you’re going to reset the password of Cisco 1700 router at the ROMMON terminal and this will re-start the router. You will be taken to a page with the heading of “System Configuration Dialogue” and this is the point where your router Cisco 1700 is under the re-starting process. Bear in mind, to decline each step you need go for a mere mouse click on the “No” tab. To surpass the whole scenario in one go simply press Ctrl+C from your keyboard at the terminal window.

Step six

Then to recover the password you’ll be required to hit these keywords at the enable mode that is “configure memory”. Once you hit latter using your keyboard, your password gets recovered and you can save the same if you long.

Thus, if you have lost the Cisco 1700 router’s password you need not develop a cause of worry. The above guidelines will help you find a way out and will rather solve the problem related to the lost password of your Cisco 1700 router.

How to Maintain a Computer Keyboard

A clean keyboard is very important part of the system. In todays IT world, users are increasingly resorting to multitasking which usually ends up crating a lot of dust on the keyboard. It is very important to clean up the keyboard more frequently in order to avoid any malfunction of the keyboard. You can clean up computer mechanically using clothes, duster, cleaning fluid and screw drivers.  You can clean the keyboard by various means and one of those is to vacuuming the keyboard, it will make your multitasking life fast paced, nice and tidy.

We will tell you how to vacuum the computer keyboard; you just stick to the following instructions:


Disconnect the keyboard from your computer once the computer is powered off. Now, flip over the keyboard and shake it well so that dust is removed.


There are lots of battery powered vacuum available in the market; you can choose a good one from them. We recommend you to bought one USB vacuum which plug directly into the computer, it can derive power from computer. We also recommend you to choose one which has soft bristles otherwise it will harm the keys, so be careful while buying the vacuum. Vacuum should also be static-free and adequate power suction.


Now you have to decide about the power suction of the USB vacuum. A battery powered vacuum suction less power but a large sized will consume more power. You have to use that vacuum which suction power less and reach to the every inch of the keyboard. We recommend you to use large size vacuum, it will consume more power but reach to tiny place of the keyboard.


Now you have to reach in between the keys with soft rubber attachment and find dust, hair or any debris. Clean carefully the computer keyboard.


Now if you are not able to reach all the tiny places of the keyboard, then shine a flashlight between keys and find any more debris to suction them. May be sometime it is hard to find the crumbles so try to tap the computer keyboard lightly.

You should be more careful while using any mechanical way to clean the keyboard. Always maintain a key combination while removing the keys from keyboard without the proper combination; you can get confused while attaching the keys back to the keyboard. It can get difficult to arrange the keys back to the keyboard without the proper combination.

While arranging the keys in order press firmly to press and adjust the keys on the keyboard. After applying the fluid on the keyboard try to wipe the keyboard from a dry cotton cloth. We recommend you to avoid these methods because it will take a long time and require more patience and care.

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