Used consoles bought on eBay often need some repairs. The main issue for the original Xbox is the DVD drive. If you keep getting  a “Disc Read Error” than more than likely the DVD drive has gone bad. There are …

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Standing out on eBay is a tough proposition considering the countless other sellers offering comparable items. Buyers tend to think less in terms of buying from a particular seller and more in terms of buying “from eBay”.  If you want …

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On eBay a nice clean shiny item will get more clicks and more bids than a dusty old looking one. So when I saw this video on youtube I decided to pass it on. It shows a surprisingly simple way to shine up …

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  How To Conduct Your Own eBay Market Research To create my eBay Console Sales report I first had to come up with a way to track the sales data from eBay. I thought that it would be simple using …

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Gone are wild, funky and slightly askew letters that made up eBay’s primary logo. According to adage.com eBay is giving it’s logo an update for the first time in years. The four primary colors will stay the same but the font …

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eBay RSS: Publishing Your Feed To Twitterfeed Why use twitterfeed? Many sellers publish their selling feeds to twitter and facebook directly from eBay. This is fine and can be useful but there are a few features that eBay doesn’t provide …

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I tried to log into my AdShip account through eBay today and noticed something strange. The application seems to no longer exist on eBay. (For those who are unaware AdShip is an eBay app that pays you for including an …

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Putting It All Back Together Again In part one of this series we disassembled our Nintendo NES. In part two we cleaned it out and fixed the 72 Pin connector. Now in part three we will simply be putting everything …

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  The changes just keep on coming over at eBay. A couple of days ago I looked in my eBay messages and found some new changes coming this fall. As usual some made sense others not so much and some …

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Part Two Cleaning & Repairs In our previous video we looked at how to completely disassemble the Nintendo NES. In this next part  we are going to clean the system inside and out. Also, we will remove the  72 pin …

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