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    AMD Catalyst 11.7 WHQL Released

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    AMD Catalyst 11.7 WHQL Released

    11.7 CCC won't load on my Win7 64-bit. (can't access ati overdrive) Any thoughts? I have uninstalled old drivers. EDIT: I got it.... don't know how, but i got it.
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    To Buy a NAS or To Build a NAS

    Thanks for the quick response. To clarify some things. The Intel 775 machine is my HTPC + Dual Dual PCIe TV + Torrent + Media server. The unit is hooked up to my LED TV via HDMI and Bose 5.1. Currently, it is running Windows 7 Ultimate x64 with an E6850 Core 2 Duo coupled with 4gb of DDR2-800...
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    To Buy a NAS or To Build a NAS

    Hi All, For about the past year, I have been looking at adding a NAS to my wired gigabit home network. I am looking at a 2 or 4 bay NAS. A unit that I can expand the capacity as needed. (ie. 3x500GB ->3x1TB without having to offload the data) I have been inclined to buy a NAS off the shelf...
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    5870 v1

    the heatsink the card was far from dirty. I know just manually set the fan to 50% speed before I game. Seem to correct the problem. I guess I may invest in a Cool It systems video cooler.
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    5870 v1

    http://www.playtool.com/pages/artifacts/de_dust20002.jpg http://www.playtool.com/pages/artifacts/background010000.jpg
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    5870 v1

    maybe tearing isn't the correct term then..... i was getting random geometries rendered. So i exited, went into the CCC and cranked the fan.... then she BSOD-ed shortly after.
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    5870 v1

    Is there anything inherently wrong with the ATi 5870 V1 cards. I have had this card for about a year now, and tonight was the first time I had video tearing + BSOD after playing Dead Space for a few hours. Currently, nothing is overclocked on my system.
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    Server stutters video when streaming

    How fast is the ram actually running at? clocks? I think that processor/memory bandwidth is the problem. That E4400 out of the box does 2.0ghz @ 800mhz FSB. Overclocking to 2.4GHz I'm guessing puts you close to a 1066Mhz FSB, but that 2mb cache is probably another limitation. I run an E6850...
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    Can I Put 800MHz In A 533MHz Board?

    there is a chance you could have stability issues if the ram doesn't like to be downclocked.
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    Can I Put 800MHz In A 533MHz Board?

    The board will down clock the ram. The maximum supported speed via chipset/FSB is 667Mhz.
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    When will LGA1366 expire?

    Wow that is interesting info. Not to hi-jack, but is there any similar info with regard to AMD?
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    CoolIT Systems Introduce the World’s First Range of Specialised ALC

    The video card cooling solutions are through their Omni line. See as how this article pertains to the ECO, I kind of understand why they don't have the 5870 cooled.
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    Drobo...or other NAS

    I have been looking for an external storage solution to my HTPC that I can expand on the fly, or as needed. My HTPC is an E6850, 4GB of ddr2-800 with 2 dual tuners, and with the plans to upgrade from Vista to windows 7 to be able to record 4 channels as once. The HTPC is also my...
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    Watercooling (Experts Required)

    I have lots of bad luck with Koolance products. I find if the liquid loop builds any pressure as the water heats up, there product leaked. I have not bought anyting from them since my dual 3870X2 build. Paulieg is correct. Koolance released a revision on a couple of their 1366 (i7) socket...
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    Gigabyte Readies GA-890FXA-UD7 High-End AMD Motherboard

    what a piss-poor electrical configuration.
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    EK-FB KIT GA X58 UD7 Fitment

    Hey peeps, I'm trying to see if any one has/can tell if EK's GA X58 UD7 kit will fit across the X58A-UD5 and X58A-UD3R?
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    Mapping hard drive problems

    check your 'Network and Sharing center' on your vista machine. I have not dealt windows 7 yet. entering the the IP of the machine in windows explore will bring up all shared drives/folders in vista. example: \\192.168.0.198\e
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    AMD Working on Black Edition Phenom II X6 Part

    this could be a hard pressed comparison. On one hand you have AMD, where you have to buy a mobo with coincided chipset to run nvidia or ATi Multi-GPU, with an unlocked cpu, and save cash on your build. Or, you buy an X58, pay through the nose for an unlocked CPU, but you can switch between...
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    [Case Gallery] Obsidian - Faster

    clean..... sir
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    Starcraft 2 Beta

    I wanna be on the BETA. :(
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    Server stutters video when streaming

    need something that shows RAM usage. that meter shows committed pagefile.
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    Gigabyte GA-890FXA-UD5 Pictured

    the X58A-UD3R, UD5, UD7 i think have 10 sata port; a combination of 3 & 6 Gbps.
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    FITS: 2010 MegaRig

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