1. Welcome to TechPowerUp Forums, Guest! Please check out our forum guidelines for info related to our community.

The TPU UK Clubhouse

Discussion in 'techPowerUp! Club Forum' started by mullered07, Aug 13, 2008.

  1. FreedomEclipse

    FreedomEclipse Crazy Dogmatic Bullsh!t!

    Joined:
    Apr 20, 2007
    Messages:
    13,026 (5.09/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,059
    Ive finally managed to get the card stable @905Mhz - but the memory on this card doesnt seem to want to overclock. Msi Kombustor crashes even with it set to 1020 (possible voltage increase needed??)

    Nope, ran mine at 1150mhz 24/7 with no issues, what you doing to that card :eek:
  2. Bo$$

    Bo$$

    Joined:
    May 7, 2009
    Messages:
    5,197 (2.87/day)
    Thanks Received:
    833
    Location:
    London, UK
    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    hey scaminatrix

    I put your number into parcelforce
    is held at your local depot for custom charges like my RAM
    No need to thank me :)
    Crunching for Team TPU
  3. MoonPig

    MoonPig

    Joined:
    Aug 7, 2008
    Messages:
    5,710 (2.74/day)
    Thanks Received:
    886
    Location:
    Wakefield, UK
    Scam? I take it you mean me...

    And i know, waiting on the fucking letter now... Yey for atleast £50 customs charge... yipee.
  4. KieranD

    KieranD

    Joined:
    Aug 16, 2007
    Messages:
    7,979 (3.27/day)
    Thanks Received:
    805
    Location:
    Glasgow, Scotland
    UPS did that to me a few years ago they deliberately held a package overnight to charge handling fees for that and then i got charged £25 on a £50 item. Never used them again. Ive never had a USPS item held for charges tho.

    Thats shite i hate extra fees.
  5. Bo$$

    Bo$$

    Joined:
    May 7, 2009
    Messages:
    5,197 (2.87/day)
    Thanks Received:
    833
    Location:
    London, UK
    you can go and pick it up too, sorry you now have the same avvy as scaminatix..
    hope they dont charge you a bomb
    Crunching for Team TPU
  6. MoonPig

    MoonPig

    Joined:
    Aug 7, 2008
    Messages:
    5,710 (2.74/day)
    Thanks Received:
    886
    Location:
    Wakefield, UK
    Sure i can pick up with a letter?

    Might be able to get through tomorrow and use my ID to verify...

    Edit, just followed the step-by-step on the PF site and arrange me to collect it tomorrow :)

    Anyone know their opening times?
    Last edited: Jan 18, 2011
  7. Bo$$

    Bo$$

    Joined:
    May 7, 2009
    Messages:
    5,197 (2.87/day)
    Thanks Received:
    833
    Location:
    London, UK
    it says you gotta call them :(
    9:00 opening is standard :)
    Crunching for Team TPU
  8. InnocentCriminal

    InnocentCriminal Resident Grammar Amender

    Joined:
    Feb 21, 2005
    Messages:
    6,476 (1.93/day)
    Thanks Received:
    846
    Well I may not have a PC when I get home. My GF & I are going through what looks to be a break up & I think she's smashed my rig in.

    :(
  9. MoonPig

    MoonPig

    Joined:
    Aug 7, 2008
    Messages:
    5,710 (2.74/day)
    Thanks Received:
    886
    Location:
    Wakefield, UK
    lol
  10. NdMk2o1o

    NdMk2o1o

    Joined:
    Apr 21, 2010
    Messages:
    3,443 (2.36/day)
    Thanks Received:
    921
    Location:
    Redditch, Worcestershire, England
    Oh feck :eek:

    Hopefully she will have just battered the case about and not actually had the thought of opening it up and trashing it, man thats harsh. Hope things turn out ok for you either way :toast:
    InnocentCriminal says thanks.
  11. InnocentCriminal

    InnocentCriminal Resident Grammar Amender

    Joined:
    Feb 21, 2005
    Messages:
    6,476 (1.93/day)
    Thanks Received:
    846
    I do too! I love the girl but she just isn't someone I can live with. I'm not going to list her bad points but I've tried to the mature one, talking to her logically, honestly and she constantly treats me like a chump.

    :(
  12. gumpty

    gumpty

    Joined:
    Apr 29, 2008
    Messages:
    744 (0.34/day)
    Thanks Received:
    134
    Location:
    Auckland
    Sorry to hear that man. Break-ups can be tough, but they are a lot easier in the long-run than living through a harmful or un-loving relationship.
  13. Tatty_One

    Tatty_One Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Jan 18, 2006
    Messages:
    16,186 (5.37/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,177
    I hope everything works out for ya Innocent.
    InnocentCriminal and Bo$$ say thanks.
  14. FreedomEclipse

    FreedomEclipse Crazy Dogmatic Bullsh!t!

    Joined:
    Apr 20, 2007
    Messages:
    13,026 (5.09/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,059
    Id be even more worried if she deleted your WoW chars - seen that shit happen too many times on you tube -

    ----

    If that was me though and my GF did smash my rig (though I swear its near impossible unless you drop it out of a plane or hit it with a tank shell - these Antec 902's are invincible)

    I would take my £300 monitor and £60 keyboard and beat her around with it so hard she'd have the Qwerty layout imprinted on her face then Id get down and dirty n choke her with the braid cable from my Logitech G500, then when shes lying in a pool of blood id cross out some of the keyprints on her face to spell BITCH (something thats almost impossible to do as keysboards dont have letters that stick out.....)
  15. gumpty

    gumpty

    Joined:
    Apr 29, 2008
    Messages:
    744 (0.34/day)
    Thanks Received:
    134
    Location:
    Auckland
    Ookkaaaayyyy. :twitch:


    Nah, I reckon you've got to stay cool. I big reaction is clearly what someone's after when they do something like that, so you want to avoid giving them the satisfaction.

    If you find she has done something like that just calmly shrug your shoulders, turn to her and say, 'Cool, now I get to upgrade my computer as well as my girlfriend.'
    Tatty_One says thanks.
  16. InnocentCriminal

    InnocentCriminal Resident Grammar Amender

    Joined:
    Feb 21, 2005
    Messages:
    6,476 (1.93/day)
    Thanks Received:
    846
    Well I can gladly say that she only broke my router. So no internets for me. My rig was fine. It went differently to how I was imagining it. We talked for hours & then ended up having sex.

    :(

    I know I'm in a cancerous relationship (as does all of my friends) just every time I instigate us breaking up I always end up having sex. *Shakes fist!*

    Thanks for all the well-wishes. It's appreciated. Anyone have a ADSL2+ router they're willing to part with for next to nothing? ;)
    Last edited: Jan 20, 2011
  17. Tatty_One

    Tatty_One Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Jan 18, 2006
    Messages:
    16,186 (5.37/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,177
    I think the key here is she is playing you into the sex and you are weak! be strong and do the right thing! :toast:
    InnocentCriminal says thanks.
  18. InnocentCriminal

    InnocentCriminal Resident Grammar Amender

    Joined:
    Feb 21, 2005
    Messages:
    6,476 (1.93/day)
    Thanks Received:
    846
    I'll try.

    On a happier note, my rig isn't broken. Anyone tried out the leaked 11.1a Cats with a modded 6950?
  19. Tatty_One

    Tatty_One Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Jan 18, 2006
    Messages:
    16,186 (5.37/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,177
    Yup, no issues yet, they do seem faster/smoother but I have only played World of Tanks for about 20 minutes after installation so early days yet.
  20. InnocentCriminal

    InnocentCriminal Resident Grammar Amender

    Joined:
    Feb 21, 2005
    Messages:
    6,476 (1.93/day)
    Thanks Received:
    846
    Obviously I didn't try 'em last night.

    :/
  21. FreedomEclipse

    FreedomEclipse Crazy Dogmatic Bullsh!t!

    Joined:
    Apr 20, 2007
    Messages:
    13,026 (5.09/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,059
    why do arguments between couples always end up in them either divorcing or having makeup sex??
  22. InnocentCriminal

    InnocentCriminal Resident Grammar Amender

    Joined:
    Feb 21, 2005
    Messages:
    6,476 (1.93/day)
    Thanks Received:
    846
    What else is there?
  23. MoonPig

    MoonPig

    Joined:
    Aug 7, 2008
    Messages:
    5,710 (2.74/day)
    Thanks Received:
    886
    Location:
    Wakefield, UK
    Yey, got my i7 up and running. Means my i5 is up for sale, if anyone wants it :)
  24. FreedomEclipse

    FreedomEclipse Crazy Dogmatic Bullsh!t!

    Joined:
    Apr 20, 2007
    Messages:
    13,026 (5.09/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,059
    Nerd-rage
  25. NdMk2o1o

    NdMk2o1o

    Joined:
    Apr 21, 2010
    Messages:
    3,443 (2.36/day)
    Thanks Received:
    921
    Location:
    Redditch, Worcestershire, England
    They don't though if it's a common occurance then you have to face up to the fact that you might not be compatible with that person and the only option is to go your own ways, that said others can live together for years and fight like cats and dogs though couldn't be apart. It's a funny old world ain't it? lol

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 2 (0 members and 2 guests)

Share This Page