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What a half height 5.25" drive bay for?

I bought a case, and it has the standard array of 5.25" 3.5" and a single 2.5" drive bays. It ALSO has a single 5.25" bay, however this bay is about HALF the height of a regular drive bay. What would ...
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My mouse has two buttons on the side. How do I program them to change song?

Hi I got a new wireless sandstrom mouse and a n new keyboard. The new keyboard has a play/pause button but no song forward or song back button. I would like to know how to set that up on windows 8. ...
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Need to find a spare accessory for a Dell PowerEdge 1850 [closed]

I am searching (urgently) for an accessory whose name I do not know. I was trying to unplug a patch cable from one of the in-built NICs which has a clever little tool positioned above it. It has a ...
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Prong covers for AC power cords

Apologies if this question is somewhat off-topic (it seems marginally-related to computer hardware based on the FAQ, but I didn't see a more appropriate Stack Exchange forum). I'm looking for plastic ...
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Inkjet printer: fixed head vs disposable head

I know that a fixed head inkjet printer Is more precise Doesn't require calibration Replaced only when faulty While a disposable head inkjet printer Has a cheaper replacement cost But I don't ...
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Is there a historical computer peripherals or accessories museum or even just a current list?

Thinking about all the unique and different peripherals I've owned over the years, from ISA capture cards, to parallel port controlled shutter glasses for 3d games. I've seen many many accessory or ...
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What's the best tether for keeping my stylus attached to my Tablet PC?

I have an HP Touchsmart tx2z, and the dinky little string lanyard that comes with the stylus for keeping it from getting lost by keeping it tethered to the computer doesn't cut it for me: it's too ...
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Full-sized iPhone keyboard? [closed]

Are there any full-sized keyboards that can be used with the iPhone? I'm personally interested in solutions that don't requiring hacking the device, e.g. "jailbreaking."
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What uncommon computer accessories do you find useful? [closed]

I added a usb extension cable for easy access and microphone/headphone extension cables so I could have a lot more freedom to move around the office. What computer accessories do you find useful that ...