Blending Modes, Blending Options, & Knockouts in Photoshop

Blending Modes Normal & Dissolve: Normal - Image effected only by opacity Dissolve - Dithered /Jagged Edges - Chops Anti-Aliasing into individual pixels - Smooth Transitions changed into Noisy Transitions for Scattered Spots Darkening Modes: Darken - If pixel in active layer is darker than the pixel directly behind it, then you see that dark … Continue reading Blending Modes, Blending Options, & Knockouts in Photoshop

How to Remove and Re-Seat a CPU Heat-Sink & Fan Unit

To  Remove a Heat Sink: Unplug the main power and detach all USB and audio cables, unplug the monitor as well Unplug the Heat Sink from the mother board With a flat-head screw-driver, twist all 4 corner pegs 1/4 turn to loosen Lift upwards on each of the black corner pegs heads Pull the entire heat-sink … Continue reading How to Remove and Re-Seat a CPU Heat-Sink & Fan Unit