Hi! I'm "pseudo: Valiant" and I'm born, raised, & based in Jerudong+Tutong, Brunei. I join this blog to share my knowledge and experience; usually on technology. I work at "this Company" in Commonwealth Drive, but the opinions expressed here do not represent my employer's views in any way. You can write to me at valiant [at] rim3y.net

Hi! I'm "pseudo: Valiant" and I'm born, raised, & based in Jerudong+Tutong, Brunei. I join this blog to share my knowledge and experience; usually on technology. I work at "this Company" in Commonwealth Drive, but the opinions expressed here do not represent my employer's views in any way. You can write to me at valiant [at] rim3y.net

Set Up an Xbox 360 Controller for Windows 7/8/8.1/10

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I got my wireless xbox 360 controller lying around. And I also got pc-wireless gaming receiver for xbox 360. Previously it worked for Windows 7, but it breaks in Windows 8/8.1/10. Been searching the tutorial but still having the same issue, maybe the instruction is too complicated for me… so I decided to use my common sense and document it for everyone.

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Facebook + Tab + WordPress

So, I want to create a new Facebook Tab App to one of my supported Facebook Page. I know there are a lot of tutorials out there, but I have my own unique requirements.

  • Create Facebook Tab App that point to external self-hosting page/site.
  • Edit and manage the pointed self-hosting page/site manually without editing through Facebook.
  • Self-hosting page/site is using WordPress.

What we/you need are:

  • Facebook Page, and you are the Admin of that Page.
  • Facebook App that you need to create via Facebook Developer.
  • Self-hosted site through WordPress.

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UnBrick your Linksys router – WRT54GS v7

 

Why my router got brick?

Alot. Usually it because of power-surge that cause the chip to corrupt your router’s boot-loader. Some people make use of this method to Unbrick the router by shorten the 16 pin of the chip. I personally dont like the trouble of opening my router, so I dont recommend this method.

Some other reason that lead your router to BRICK is… of course firmware upgrade. I have re-written and merge Part 1 and Part 2 of my tutorial to this page. Anyway let get started.

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Read what others are saying: useful info for troubleshot.

 

Notes:
Please bear in mind that this tutorial is specifically for Linksys WRT54GS version7. If you got question that is not for “how to unbrick your Linksys router – WRT54GS v7” then the chances are your question will never be answer, ever.

Let me emphasize:
For your router to get brick, the chances are you have an itchy hand to flash the firmware or at least you know how to play around with command prompt. If you don’t know anything about command prompt, the chances are you might not survive by the end of this tutorial and your question might not be answer. 😛

What to expect:
I’m going to show you guys how to UN-Brick brick router. For your info, the router is Linksys Wireless Router with SpeedBooster WRT54GS v7, running Broadcom chip. What inside this tutorial:
– Prerequisite
– Prepare your test computer
– Before Un-bricking begins
– Let the UN-Brick begins

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