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    Random blue screens of death, please help

    This problem has occurred to me for the past 3 months. But I decided to try and figure out the problem. I am not overclocking and it still occurs. I have about 3 different errors. IRQ_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL MEMORY_MANAGEMENT SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION I have some crash dumps in the attachment. Would...
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    Problem with green monocolour cathode monitor

    It takes something similar to composite. I hooked up my dvd player to the monitor and it worked. But when I hook up any video card using an s-video to composite cable I get no signal. Can someone help me with this problem or devise a solution?
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    Horrifically slow wireless, please help.

    Websites load very slowly on my laptop, but that's not the worst part. My download speeds top out at 9kb/s but that's wrong because it actually takes much longer than that to download something. What I mean is that a 600kb file will take an hour to download even though it says 10kb/s. When did...
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    How can I unlock voltage on 5770?

    I am trying to unlock voltages on my card. I already attempted to flash using an asus bios I found that apparently had unlocked voltages. But of course it didn't post so I had to put it in a mainboard which has integrated graphics and reflashed it to the backup. The card with stock bios and...
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    Quieter cooler for 5770

    I am using the stock cooler on my sapphire radeon 5770. It gets really loud pretty fast. I was wondering if anyone knew if there was a better cooler out there.
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    How much better will the 6770 be over the 5770?

    The sheets make the 6770 Barts xt look better if not double than the 5770 Juniper xt in terms of texture units, texture fillrate and pixel fillrate. How much faster will it be? What do these mean? The 6870 won't be the fastest apparently and made me confused. The problem is I currently have a...
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    Windows 7 is corrupting all of my floppies.

    I can read floppies perfectly fine. But when I right to them, the files simply don't show up after reinserting them. Yet space is still occupied. I tried the floppy in my friends computer and he couldn't see it either. But he is using xp. I figured it was the drive, so I tried a new one. Same...
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    Which powersupply seems better?

    I am looking at 2 powers supplies. From what I read, both are quiet. Both are modular. Thermal Take 700W http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817153129 -Known brand HEC XP1080W 800W 1080W continuous. http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817339035 -Match my...
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    What's the point of having 2 ethernets integrated?

    I have a new board but it has 2 Ethernet ports. I only use one. Can I do anything with the other?
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    Will the ram work with my cpu?

    I'm currently upgrading my board & ram. I plan on getting a board with 790FX Northbridge for the sake of future crossfire plans. I am getting the Asus M4A89GTD Pro mainboard. There are other cheaper boards out there, but the reason im getting this board is because of the space between the 2...
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    A good am3 motherboard for around $100-150 cad

    Would also be nice for 2 pci-e slots, I plan on getting crossfire in future.:rockout: If possible a chipset better than 785g, I don't use integrated anyways.
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    Decent monitor blurry (streaks across screen) due to cable.

    I found this nice crt monitor. It's native resolution is 1600x1200 @ 85hz which is very good compared to most crts I have ever seen. It's a 21 inch. But the cable never came with it. Right now im using cheap crap vga kvm cables. The problem is that there are streaks that go across the screen...
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    Windows 7 doesn't like floppys for me.

    It just doesn't want to format my floppys. It keeps saying "Windows was unable to format a:". I am aware of the twisty cable end and how it should be hooked up. I tried several other know working floppy drives. I even tried a different cable. I am both frustrated and confused since this is the...
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    How can I tell how loud dB is?

    I'm trying to get a nice cooler because I would like to keep my processor cool at the current speed. It rises above 50 under heavy load. I hate seeing my processor get that high. However not only do I wish to have it cooler but one that is quiet. I am using stock right now. It is pretty loud at...
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    Help finding a case with good air flow.

    So far I am looking at this case http://ncix.com/products/index.php?sku=38996&vpn=RC-922M-KKN1-GP&manufacture=COOLERMASTER My friend said it has good airflow. I can also get this locally (Not really much of a difference). But I was wondering if there were other cases that are better and...
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    Installing 3.1 on an old computer.

    I wish to install 3.1 on an old computer. I am using the official disks. But when it tries to boot it just gives me "Non-system disk, please remove and restart". There is something wrong. Do I need to install dos first? Also I don't like virtual software, it drives me nuts. Also maybe can...
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    Strange crashing

    It all started when I increased my anti-aliasing in ccc. I started playing l4d then all of a sudden my computer hangs and my display shows a bright red at top then it gets gradually black as it goes down vertical. Afterwords resetting my computer, I change settings back to what they were. I...
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    Trying to have 2 routers work in one house.

    I have a SMC router that hooks up to my broadband modem and a bunch of other computers. I have a Linksys router hooked up to the SMC router. All computers hooked up to linksys have an internet connection. The problem is I don't know how to identify the ip given to linksys router by the SMC...
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    Problem with RAM ddr2 1066 help

    I got a new cpu lately and for some reason im having problems when running ram at 1066. I went into the bios and set the mem multiplier to 5.something. I also raised the memory voltage from 1.8 to 2.1. Windows runs normal but when I play games like gta 4 it crashes after a while. It seems...
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    ati radeon 5770 1gb problem.

    I recently bought a new cpu (Athlon II x4 propus 620). So I go and play gta 4 then all of a sudden my video card fan starts spinning faster and faster until my computer hangs and I start hearing loud high pitch noise. All in a 1 minute time frame. I quickly hit the reset button and everything...
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    Insane cpu temperatures.

    Upon turning computer on the CPU temperature is 40 - 45C. When ever I play garrysmod for even just 10 minutes my cpu elevates to 70C. Which is way to high, 3 degrees a minute. After 70 it bogs down performance. I tried the following. Checking dust and removing with compressed air. Went into...
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    Question about video ram on graphics card. Misread?

    Dxdiag and a bunch of other things say I have 2.7 or 2.8gb of on board video ram. This can't be right because when I bought thinking it would be just 1gb. Is this some attribute of gddr5 or is it something different? EDIT: Just found out directx devotes memory to pool.
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    Help choosing between 2 graphics cards ati.

    The 2 cards I am looking at are Sapphire HD4850 1gb GDDR3 256-bit Sapphire HD5750 1gb GDDR5 128-bit Both cards are sold locally and are within my price range. Looking at some benchmarks the 5750 doesn't seem to fall below 4850 in many tests, its either the same or 20fps higher on lower...
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    Dead pci-e slot

    I turned on my computer today and had no display. I heard beeps however. I investigated the cord and seeing if anything was loose. Afterwords I thought the graphics card was dead, so i started to use igp. I later tested the card in a different motherboard and it actually worked, which made me...
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    Which is better?

    I have a choice between 2 video cards. Sapphire Radeon HD 4850 512MB GDDR3 and EVGA 9800GT 1GB DDR3 The HD4850 slightly equal to the 9800GT in performance in general and is $40 cheaper. Price is not an object to performance. Which can I push further based on overclocking?