How to Remove Apple Xserve RAID Rack Screws?

Answer The Apple Xserve RAID server is designed for rack mounting in four-post cabinets or racks that are 19 inches wide and 24 to 36 inches deep. To secure the server to the rack, the device includes mou... Read More »

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I have 3 1TB HDs. Should I do a RAID 0 on 2 & backup on 1, or buy another disk for RAID 10 how about RAID 5?

Correct, 2 drives in raid will give the highest read/write speed. Using the third drive to do image backups would give a good backup solution.My plans for my next machine are to do Raid-0 with 2x 1... Read More »

How to Convert a Linux RAID 0 Disk Array to a RAID 1?

If for some reason, you've decided to move away from RAID0 in favor of RAID1, the following HOWTO is based on my experience making the switch.

How to Remove Screws From an ECS 557?

The ECS 557 is a Windows-based laptop computer. Although the system does not have all the available PCI card slots of a standard desktop computer, it is possible to remove current hardware form the... Read More »

How do I remove old screws?

LubricationSpray the screw with penetrating lubricant. Allow the lubricant to soak in for a few minutes, then unscrew with a screwdriver.Screw ExtractorAttach a screw-extraction bit to a power dril... Read More »