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Dell Vostro 270 Inspiron 660 pinout

This is the pinout for Dell motherboards found on Vostro 270 / Inspiron 660 motherboards (on possibly others). I found the pins for : power switch, hdd LED, power LED that need to be connected to the case.

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Dell 1720DN printer info

Description : Dell monochrome laser printer (EPSON parts inside) with duplex, LAN port, paralel port. Speed is up to 28 pages per minute.

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Huawei HG655b router firmware 25

Firmware for Huawei HG655b routers. Usually the stock firmware is v18.

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External USB Drive Seagate Expansion 2TB random disconnects during file transfer

I received a Seagate Exapansion 2TB USB 3.0 external drive to backup some files on it. The problem is that i get random disconnects during file transfers. I am trying to copy a large file of 280GB, but the drive disconnects and immediately it’s detected again by Windows after 5-10 minutes of copying.

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HP Smart Array P420 FBWC 1Gb 2-ports Int SAS Controller review

HP P420 Array Configuration Utility

Finally it arrived ! A brand new HP Smart Array P420 FBWC 1Gb 2-ports Int SAS Controller for our HP ML310e Gen8 v2 server. HP PartSurfer link : http://partsurfer.hp.com/Search.aspx?SearchText=631670-B21 HP Controller software : http://h20565.www2.hp.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/psi/swdHome/?sp4ts.oid=5193409

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D-Link NAS DNS-315 review

Dlink DNS 315

Hardware specs : RAM : 128 MB CPU : 750 Dual-core SOC CPU LAN : 1000 MB USB : One USB 2.0 port Drive interface : SATA 2 Maximum HDD capacity : 4 TB Power consumption : Normal mode: 14.9 W Sleep mode: 4.3 W

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Thecus N2200EVO NAS review

Image of DeltaCopy available folders on Thecus N2200EVO

A few observations : It’s small and silent. Power consumption is 20W in idle and 36W max. Creating a initial RAID1 from two WD RED 3TB drives took 12 hours. To use the USB Copy option (copy data from a USB stick) you need to plug it in the back USB port.

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