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Whit3rd
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14 votes

Did personal computers ever support 8" floppies?

13 votes
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Magnetic tapes as a random access medium?

11 votes
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How was the wiring color order of the modular connector determined?

10 votes

PAL NES in USA, 50Hz vs 60Hz

10 votes

Safely adjusting CRT while it's on?

8 votes
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Macintosh LC II power supply clicking

7 votes

What's the pitfalls when trying to connect a new SCSI hard drive to an old SCSI bus?

7 votes

Why did 1970s front panels prefer momentary toggle switches to push buttons?

6 votes
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Drive icons for LaCie Tsunami

6 votes

Was photographic film ever used for digital data storage?

5 votes

Original Mac capacitor inspection

5 votes

How to work around the PRAM battery for a "Titanium" Powerbook G4

4 votes

Can a standard ATX power supply be used on a Macintosh Performa 476?

4 votes

Using VHS/MiniDV/CompactCassette as digital data storage?

3 votes
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iMac G3 - AirPort Card Port

3 votes
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What is the maximum voltage of high voltage differential SCSI?

2 votes

Why are old computers so vulnerable to temperature changes and moisture?

2 votes

Is it possible to upgrade original iMac (1998) memory (RAM) to above 256 MB?

2 votes

Reviving a Powerbook 145B, but it still struggles to power up correctly

2 votes

Cleaning buckling spring keyboards

2 votes

Could visual inspection of the magnetic disk be used to detect the quality (or damages) of a floppy disk?

2 votes

What early home computers have more than one CPU, where both could be used by the programmer?

2 votes

What were the applications of 5/6-bit serial port formats?

2 votes

Adjusting focus for old CRT monitors

2 votes

Connectors for green screen versus color monitors

2 votes

CRT Geometry Adjustment

2 votes

How to renew and re-ink old printer ribbons?

2 votes

How do I connect a modern display, keyboard, and mouse to a Power Macintosh 6100?

2 votes

What was the 2nd best selling computer ever?

2 votes

Were any external disk drives stacked vertically?