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postheadericon How to Create Laptop Skins

How to Create Laptop Skins

Have you ever seen a cool design on a laptop? It is probably a skin, basically a big sticker. Ever want one but wasn’t going to give up twenty bucks? Well then this is for you! 1 Download the image. Use Google Images or Deviant Art(select Large Size) to find a great skin picture. Do any editing you want (write your name, add a colored background). 2 Then print it on the photo paper using a high quality setting (high or best). 3 Let it dry. 4 Prepare the front…

postheadericon How to Create Links in MediaWiki Wikis

How to Create Links in MediaWiki Wikis

Two Methods:Linking a Page InternallyLinking to an External PageCommunity Q&A This section will provide the step by step guide on how to create internal and external links in wiki editing. Method 1 Linking a Page Internally This will add a link to a page that is on wikiHow.com. Easy Method 1 Put double brackets [[ and ]] around the word you want to link. For example: On wikiHow, writing [[Relax]], will produce Relax. Article titles are case sensitive, so you must have the title correctly capitalized. Advanced Editing Method 1…

postheadericon How to Create Mind Maps Using FreeMind

How to Create Mind Maps Using FreeMind

Mind maps can create visualizations to help you write papers, run projects, create projects, etc. FreeMind is an open source mapping software that you can use to relate ideas to each other. 1 Open up FreeMind. 2 Open or Create a Mind Map. To create one, click on File > New or Ctrl N. 3 Double click on the circle in the center of the screen and type in the core of the mind map. This will create a textbox like object that you type in the name. 4 Click…

postheadericon How to Create Lines of Sinewave Spheres in Excel

How to Create Lines of Sinewave Spheres in Excel

Three Parts:Helpful GuidanceThe TutorialExplanatory Charts, Diagrams, PhotosCommunity Q&A In this article, you’ll learn to create the image below of Sinewave Spheres in Two Perpendicular Lines, plus the many possible variations by following the steps laid out. Part 1 Helpful Guidance 1 Make use of helper articles when proceeding through this tutorial: See the article How to Create a Spirallic Spin Particle Path or Necklace Form or Spherical Border for a list of articles related to Excel, Geometric and/or Trigonometric Art, Charting/Diagramming and Algebraic Formulation. For more art charts and graphs,…

postheadericon How to Create Masks Using Audio Software

How to Create Masks Using Audio Software

visualization]]Ideas and sources can come from the ‘oddest’ places. One unusual place to find a source for graphic files is an audio player. Using this, you can create texture files or masks. 1 Turn on your audio program of choice that has this ability. If you have a preference of a ‘look’, set the program to that visualization. 2 Open your screenshot program of choice. There are programs specifically for that, and there are others that will do the job. 3 ]]Wait. You will want to watch the passing visualizations…

postheadericon How to Create Nearly Concentric Rings of Sinewave Spheres

How to Create Nearly Concentric Rings of Sinewave Spheres

Three Parts:Helpful GuidanceThe TutorialExplanatory Charts, Diagrams, PhotosCommunity Q&A You’ll learn how to create nearly concentric rings if sinewave spheres and create images like the one below, plus many more, by following these steps. Part 1 Helpful Guidance 1 Make use of helper articles when proceeding through this tutorial: See the article How to Create a Spirallic Spin Particle Path or Necklace Form or Spherical Border for a list of articles related to Excel, Geometric and/or Trigonometric Art, Charting/Diagramming and Algebraic Formulation. For more art charts and graphs, you might also…

postheadericon How to Create Macros

How to Create Macros

A macro is a small program that performs a series of actions within software, such as word processors or spreadsheets. Most programs come with many macros you can access from menus or with a few keystrokes. However, you may find that you can complete the work you do easier and faster if you create macros of your own. Each software package has its own way of creating macros, but most should allow you to create a macro by recording. 1 Make sure you know how to perform each action you…

postheadericon How to Create Machine Address Filter List on a Home Router

How to Create Machine Address Filter List on a Home Router

This is a guide on how to create a Mac address filter list on your home router so that other people will not be able to use your Internet connection unless you grant them access rights. In order to create a Mac filter list on your wireless router, you will need to access the router’s web-based configuration utility. All modern routers from major manufacturers since 802.11b will have s similar configuration tool. 1 Click Start on your task bar. 2 Select Run. 3 Type in cmd. (This brings you to…

postheadericon How to Create Icy Tower Characters (Advanced Palette Editing)

How to Create Icy Tower Characters (Advanced Palette Editing)

Icy Tower is one of the most addictive arcade games out there. The goal in Icy Tower is to get as high as you can, by jumping and making combos. It’s downloadable at [1] . You can start with the characters Harold the Homeboy, Disco Dave, and a template file of Harold. The game is nice, but only two characters and a template? That will get boring. You can download characters at the main page noticed before. But some people want to make their own character. You can do this…

postheadericon How to Create Interesting App Icons

How to Create Interesting App Icons

Three Methods:Basic Design GuidelinesAndroid IconsApple IconsCommunity Q&A App Icons are the first thing the users notice. This is the your first and last chance to grab users’ attention among millions of apps competing for attention in app stores. You want to make sure your design gets your potential users’ attention. Method 1 Basic Design Guidelines 1 Remember the magical formula: Icons must be recognizable and beautiful. Being beautiful will ensure that the users notice it for the first time. Being recognizable will help you when your user will come back…