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How To Disable Java in Chrome

USB DriverIf you wish to disable Java on a specific website then you can follow the pictures below to disable Java in your chrome browser. Note that this works on the latest Chrome browser which you have. You start by clicking on “Settings” first.

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USB 3.0 & USB 2.0 Difference

When USB started there was not much difference when you looked at the ports as the suppliers and manufacturers did not care to much to colour code any of them. Some had been white and others black but that meant nothing. Since USB 2.0 however there has been the start of colour coding so consumers could tell the ports apart. As an example the average motherboard can have more than one type of USB port on it.

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[Solved] ‘No device drivers were found’ when installing Windows 7

The problem with many mother boards today is that you can have a problem running Windows 7 on the computer. The reason is because Windows 7 did not have USB drivers for USB 3 or USB 3.1 on the CD as it did not exist when Windows 7 came to the market. The message is however generic and does not explain this to the user. It leave you with the impression that the computer lacks a DVD or CD driver which is incorrect. This does not occur with a normal standard CD drive but only with USB CD drives and USB sticks.

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[Solved] Windows Media Creation Tool error 0x80004005 – 0xa001a

If you are creating a  bootable USB drive with the Windows media creation tool and it creates an error called 0x80004005 – 0xa001a then the answer is rather simple and easy to solve. If you had downloaded the  Windows 10 ISO and use the Windows 7 USB/DVD download tool to create the media the the error is created by your anti-virus.

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Windows 10 taskbar unclickable

USB DriverIf the taskbar has become unclickable then you will need to take a drastic measure in order to restore these. The problem normally arises when you cant right-click on the clock to see the full clock or the Windows key no longer works. You will need to follow the the instructions below to restore the functionality of the taskbar. You will need to remove the packages on Windows 10 and then restart the computer.

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Windows 10 internet time tab missing

USB DriverWith each update from Windows 10 you will note that the tabs get re-arranged all the time. or simply go missing. The time update is the current problem which has been moved further and deeper into the menu system and takes a few more clicks to get too. Below you will see how to update your time with the latest GUI update to Windows 10. The instructions to sync your Windows 10 computer is easy if you know how.

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AMD Partial installation of Drivers [Solved]

USB DriverIf you have ever tried to install the AMD driver and you get a partial install then I will explain how to do this perfectly each time on Windows 10. There is also the problem with signed drivers when you have a modded bios but this is mainly for people who use their GPU’s for mining crypto currencies. When you install the driver software from AMD the driver will not recognise your modded hardware and you will get a triangle next to the device in the device manager. I will explain both below as each has a different method. (Modded to be done later)

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SSD Problems

SSD driver / SSD FirmwareThe following are links for those who have problems with their SSD driver setup. You might want to look at how best to troubleshoot your SSD drive as the Intel setup on Windows 10 has changed how things get done. Search this website for more troubleshooting issues with your computer. Note also the drivers for the SSD drives and look at the manufactures website for a more up to date driver.

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FT231X – Full Speed USB to Full UART

USB DriverNote that this is the FT231X specifications and not that of the FT230X IC also on this website which are all manufactured by FTDI. The FT231X is also extensively used in adapter cables for computers as well as televisions and these have been listed below. It offers a compact bridge to full handshake UART interfaces. The IC makes it easy to add to a system design and it also offers the full FT-X series feature set as can be seen below.

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FT230X – Full Speed USB to Basic UART

USB DriverThe FT230X is a compact bridge to basic UART interfaces with low power consumption (8mA) and operating up to 3M Baud. The IC has been used extensively as part of a USB UART TTL 3.3v cable which is marketed by a Chinese company called Sinforcon. The FT230X IC has been used in the cable and it is USB 2.0, USB1.0 compatible. It also has an integrated 2048 byte EEPROM and is sold as a USB UART TTL cable supporting TTL 3.3v or TTL 5v.

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