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Box to store non-files in filing cabinet drawer

I recently acquired a vertical 4-drawer Letter-Sized hanging file cabinet. I thought it would free up so much space, seeing as I had so many bankers' boxes of files. It didn't work out that way. ...
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Is there a way to prevent washcloths from getting rough?

Washcloths used for bathing/showers seem to lose their softness and start feeling rough really quickly. And putting them through the wash doesn’t completely restore them. Is there a certain way of ...
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How can I remove the bearings from a hard drive motor?

I've dismantled many hard drives and harvested the magnets from them. I've also removed the bearings from the arm which reads the platters. I've been told and seen on youtube that it should be ...
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Archiving digital documents for a long term usage

How I can be sure that we are able to read an .docx document in about 100 years? I have a large collection of documents on my hard drive (including letters, cv's and other stuff). I want them to be ...
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How to clean old sticky pc mouse with rubber coating?

I have an old Logitech MX510 mouse which is very sticky on the sides. How can I get rid of this stickiness?
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Better page order in printing a book or writing a note?

Conventional page number order for books and taking notes etc.. is option B in the image. Is there a specific reason why not option A? Option A: 1,0,3,2,5,4,7,6... Page 1:left side Option B: 0,1,...
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How can I efficiently spot/track changes in a newer edition of the same book?

This question especially affects (law) books for which a new edition is published every 2 or 3 years. Assume that: the authors didn't detail or record the changes between the older and newest edition....
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How to remove Indian tea stains over cotton vest

I am looking for simple Indian Tea stain remove from my vest(s). These are of cotton and the brownish stain looks very odd. Is there any home remedy to remove them. I found difficult to get even ...
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How to hide rough finished laminate/sunmica edges on furniture

I have recently did the furniture on my home. And they have not did the perfect job. All the sunmicas have rough edges at all the bends. They look very bad. Whole wardrobe and all the drawers have the ...
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How to fix dropped soda cans

I dropped few soda cans and they popped a little bit, but they didn't crack, is there any way to fix uplifted areas?
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How to learn or work efficiently and avoid interference from foreign objects (especially mobile phones)?

I can't calm down when I am alone, but I don't want to waste time, but I can't concentrate on learning efficiently.
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Energy waste or not

Would washing food containers waste more "energy" electricity (fossil fuels) than benefit of the clean plastic peanut butter jar?
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Screw hole is too deep for my screwdriver to unscrew. Help

https://sta.sh/0a47f1rqs4k I'm trying to open my radio and my screwdriver is not narrow enough to reach the screw.
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Continuous vinegar disinfecting of dehumidifier water basin

Being a very lazy person, I get tired of vinegar spraying the inside of my dehumidifier's water basin every week. It's a highly compact machine, and the water basin is has an odd shape, with all ...
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Acsessing Radio Signals in the middle of Nowhere (North Wales)

Hi I'm about to go to Wales, as a football fan I really would like to be able to listen the matches (especially when you are in the middle of nowhere). Is there a radio I can get (rather not do), or ...

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