Riparazione Commodore Plus4 Plus 4, 3 plus 1, TED CPU PLA, ValorosoIT

Commodore Plus/4 repair: TED, CPU and PLA

Today we talk about the repair of the Commodore Plus/4, which I had ordered on eBay. Do you remember? I had arrived with an inadequate packaging and, above all, not working ... Repair of the Commodore Plus/4, diagnosis of the fault In this first article of the repair of the Commodore [...]

Commodore SX-64 SX64 Crushed Damaged Destroyed eBay Transport, Cover, ValorosoIT

Damaged Commodore SX-64

Even today… sad video! I ordered on eBay a Commodore SX-64, the Commdore 64 executive: the "portable" version, to be clear. The eBay listing showed a perfect and working computer. The only flaw, declared by the seller, is the absence of the keyboard, which I should find [...]

Commodore Plus4 Plus 4 controversy diputa eBay reclamo restituzione ValorosoIT, William Shakespeare

I won the dispute on eBay! Commodore Plus/4

Many of you have asked me how the controversy on eBay ended, relating to the Commodore Plus/4, arrived defective, which I showed you in the last video. The situation went very well and, in this article, I will explain to everyone [...]

Reassemble Mount Sony PlayStation4 Pro, PS4 Pro, Mount Reassemble Assemble Assembly

How to re-assemble the PlayStation 4 Pro

Do you have the PS4 disassembled, because you cleaned it, and you don't know how to reassemble it? Did you change the thermal paste because the PS4 Pro fan was noisy? Have you replaced the battery? Well, after seeing how to disassemble the PS4 Pro and have [...]

Commodore Plus4 Plus 4 does not work disappointment ValorosoIT

Commodore Plus/4, unboxing and disappointment

I wasn't sure I wanted to publish this video, also because, in the end, I felt a huge DISAPPOINTMENT! Towards the middle of the video I start to be less cheerful! Here is the unboxing of a Commodore Plus/4 that I bought on eBay… with… disappointment! Some [...]

PlayStation4 Pro Cleaning Maintenance, Fan Cleaning, Processor Thermal Paste, Battery

PS4 Pro Thermal Paste Replacement

Welcome to the second article in the series dedicated to cleaning and maintaining the PlayStation 4 Pro! Let's see how to proceed with the replacement of the thermal paste of the PS4 Pro. Not only that, let's also see how to replace the CR2032 backup battery and how to clean [...]

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How to disassemble the Sony Playstation 4 Pro

Have you just bought a used Sony PlayStation 4? Does the fan run so fast that your PS4 will soon take flight? Is the PS4 Pro too noisy? Well, let me tell you one thing: it's not normal. Fortunately, the solution [...]

How to Take a Screenshot on Windows PC, Screenshot Desktop Photo, Save Jpg Screen

How to take a Screenshot on PC, Windows

Here, immediately, some solutions: how to take a screenshot from Windows PC? A screenshot is a photo of the screen, snapshot, which you can paste into documents or you can save as a JPG image. It's like taking a picture of your computer monitor [...]

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Commodore 128 Basic V7 Command List

Here is the list of commands of the Basic V7 of the Commodore 128, with a simple explanation. This is a simple compendium to remember all the commands, instructions and functions, when you already know how to use them! The BASIC V7 of the [...]

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Fitbit Ionic, the smartwatch explodes?

I was recently given a recall from Fitbit for the Fitbit Ionic watch. Really? A recall for a smartwatch? I thought that recalls were the prerogative of cars, instead… My experience with smartwatches My experience with [...]

History of the computer, Documentary HistoryBit, abacus, electromechanical calculator, history of calculation

History of the Computer, documentary #1

On the occasion of my visit to the HistoryBit retro computer collection, I had the pleasure of meeting Davide Fornasiero, together with his brother Alberto Fornasiero. Davide has always been passionate about vintage technology. He made this documentary, which describes the evolution [...]

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Gotek, Membrane, Mouse, AmigaTestKit – A500 #4

Here is the fourth installment of the repair of my first Amiga 500, which I bought a couple of years ago! We use AmigaTestKit to control the whole computer. Was it better to buy a computer already tested and working? I would say yes! Let's proceed with [...]

Accensione Prova Test Commodore PET, CBM 8032, retro computer, vintage collezione, ValorosoIT

Commodore PET, CBM 8032, test

Here, finally, the proof of the Commodore PET CBM 8032 that I had purchased on eBay in the United States and that I had told you about in this video. I found a way to power it at 110V! I hope you can take some cues, if [...]

Commodore PET, CBM 8032, retro computer, vintage collection, ValorosoIT

Commodore PET, CBM 8032

I had been following some auctions on eBay for some time to buy a Commodore PET, CBM 8032 (or another similar model) and finally the opportunity arose for a computer that didn't cost too much. Despite the price [...]

Connettere un computer remoto alla VPN - SoftEther VPN Client, copertina

How to connect a remote computer to VPN (SoftEther)

Connecting a remote computer to the VPN, to connect to the home or office LAN, offers many advantages. To do this, in this article we have set up a VPN (Virtual Private Network), with SoftEther VPN Server, which [...]

Mouse Commodore 1350 per Commodore 64 The Final Cartridge III pulizia interno

Commodore 1350 Mouse for Commodore 64

Is there a mouse for the Commodore 64? Here is the Commodore 1350 mouse! Let's see where I bought it, try it with The Final Cartridge III+ and open it to clean it. Trying the interface The Final Cartridge III+, an interface that connects to the [...]

Replacement membrane keyboard Amiga 500 and DiagROM, repair repair fix

DiagROM and Amiga 500 keyboard membrane

Today we talk about DiagROM and start replacing the keyboard membrane of the Amiga 500. We are at the third installment of the endless story of this Amiga 500 that I bought last year! Can a repair last so long? Unfortunately the answer [...]

Divina!, Dante Alighieri Divine Comedy, Dante's Avatar, Retro Printer Commodore 64 teletypewriter

Divina! Dante's Avatar

Today I want to talk to you about the Divine art installation! Dante's Avatar. Divine! is an artistic installation designed and created by the University of Pisa – D.I.C.I. – Astro Laboratory, under the artistic direction of Foll.ia Lab. It is a cycle of events on the occasion of the celebrations [...]