Guides


Having the knowledge regarding computers and its surrounding technology is key but sometimes it never hurts to learn some more. Our guides section will help assist you along the way.

With simple features showing you how to install components such as memory, solid state drives, graphics cards and processors to the more advanced articles that delve into the  complex world of Network Attached Storage, Routers and how to make your very own solutions for a low cost outlay including the migration over to them.

We cater for all levels of expertise and are keen to push the boundaries of how far hardware and software can go and what the resulting factors are once the products get there. With simple to follow along guides, you should be rest assured that you can sit back, read up and maybe even try doing it yourself. I mean, how hard can it be, right?


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Free Software Alternatives And Options For Your Windows PC

Software Alternatives Windows 10 is perhaps one of the best loaded operating systems to date. There is very little that it doesn’t have a program for, with a few notable ...

August 23, 2018 at 6:59 pm by

Mikes Rant – Is There Any Point In Going Dual GPU?

Mikes Rant 13 For a significant period over the last 10 years, we have seen many users who have gone down the road of dual GPU systems. For those unaware, this build ...

August 19, 2018 at 10:34 am by

How To Redeem A Game Code On Steam – PCMasterClass

How To Redeem A Game Code On Steam As part of a new series of how-to guides, we at eTeknix want to address many factors in PC ownership that some people might be struggling ...

August 15, 2018 at 10:50 am by
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The Elder Scrolls VI – What We Know So Far!

The Elder Scrolls VI – Updated 18th September (The Most Recent Updates will be in bold italics) One of the biggest surprise announcements at E3 2018 was The Elder ...

June 19, 2018 at 9:58 pm by

Mikes Rant – Money I Wasted On Bad Tech Purchases!

Mikes Rant 5 – The Worst Tech Products I Ever Bought! When it comes to technology, I am something of a compulsive buyer. I see something, I like it, the blinkers drop ...

March 23, 2018 at 10:00 am by
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Mikes Rant – The Over and Misuse Of The Word Troll

Mikes Rant 2 – The Over and Misuse of the term ‘Troll’ Before I start, I think I should qualify that people being horrible to others is clearly not a nice ...

March 2, 2018 at 2:20 pm by
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The eTeknix Group Goes Live On Steam

eTeknix Are On Steam You may, or may not be aware, but we at eTeknix have a group page on Steam. Yes, we will admit, it has been somewhat neglected over the years, but eTeknix ...

March 1, 2018 at 5:21 pm by
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Mike’s Rant – Why I Hate System Snobs!

Mike’s Rant Number 1 – Why I Hate System Snobs! We would all like to have a nice PC. Let’s face it, it’s what most of us who own them aspire to. ...

February 23, 2018 at 8:51 am by

Checkout This Weeks Featured eTeknix Videos!

eTeknix Videos We’ve always got a lot of great written content, but if you’re eager to kick back and relax, we’ve got just the thing! We’ve got our guy ...

February 19, 2018 at 6:14 pm by
AMD CPU Installation Guide

How to Install an AM4 AMD Processor

For first time PC builders, putting together a system can be anxiety inducing. Which is why it is important to be familiar with the components first before proceeding. This ...

December 5, 2017 at 10:49 am by
Beginner's Intel CPU Installation Guide

How to Install an 115X Intel Processor

Every user who has built their own PC started somewhere. It might be overwhelming at first, but once you get the hang of it, PC assembly is actually quite easy. This guide ...

December 5, 2017 at 9:15 am by

Create Your Own Router and Firewall Solution

Over-the-counter routers are fine and work as they should, but they simply aren’t enough for some of us. Quite a few of the standard routers located around the homes of ...

May 9, 2017 at 9:34 am by

AMD Radeon RX Vega Graphics Cards – What We Know So Far!

What is RX Vega? The next-generation of AMD graphics cards, powered by their new RX Vega architecture. The new cards will be a direct replacement for their previous flagship ...

May 5, 2017 at 10:37 am by

Know Your NAND: Storage Types Explained

We throw a lot of terminologies around when we report on solid state drive storage and you probably noticed them all at some point. However, you might not know exactly what ...

March 11, 2017 at 11:00 am by

A Year With NVMe RAID 0 in a Real World Setup

Introduction There are a lot of misconception and some right information out there when it comes to the combination of solid state drives with RAID setups and what better way ...

December 15, 2016 at 9:00 am by


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