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  1. TheCrow

    How pleased am i???

    My mrs's mums laptop broke some time ago. I never got chance to look at it even tho i kept nagging the mrs to bring it around for me. Anyway after nearly a years wait it's turned up. A pc repair shop have looked and said it needed a new motherboard, and the local technology dept at the...
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    [FS][EU] [UK] Microsoft Wireless Entertainment Desktop 7000 Set.

    As the title. Just recieved this fresh from ms as my 8000 set broke :( I would keep and use it but i prefer a backlit keyboard so for the time being im using my sidewinder. So this 7000 is brand new and unopened. Im hoping to recoup as much as i can so £65 including postage...
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    [UK]Free Gadet Show Tickets....

    https://www.dabs.com/formviewer.aspx?formid=event2010 Just send away on the Link above. Shows are in manchester and london.
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    [FS/FT][EU] [UK] Microsoft Sidewinder X8 Mouse, Brand New.

    As above, a Micorosoft Sidewinder X8 Mouse, brand new from RMA as my dog decided to have a knaw on my last. Luckily microsoft replaced it for me. Beautiful mouse to use, only getting rid as i use a differant desktop set and dont play as many games. £45 Inc Postage to uk, will have to...
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    Heatsink question....

    I was just wondering if anyone would know if a 9800GTX stock heatsink would fit a 9800Gt. I've looked at some pictures and to be honest i cant really work out if it would or not. But thought someone out there would know! Thanks in advance!
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    [FS/FT][EU] 2x 2GB Kingston DDR2 667 Sodimm & 2 Xilence Chipset Coolers

    2x 2GB Kingston DDR2 667 Sodimm Two sticks of this, works a treat, only selling as I have upgraded to 8gb of ram for gaming. You can read its specs here.... http://www.overclock.co.uk/product/Kingston-2GB-667MHz-DDR2-Non-ECC-CL5-SODIMM-KVR667D2S52G_8538.html I'm after £50 for the pair or...
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    [FS/FT][EU] [UK] MS Desktop Set, Zalman CNPS9500, Audigy 2.

    Got these to get rid of. I've put for trade as im in desperate need or storage (hdd) (downloaded to much pron lol). Feel free to leave any offers or ask for more pics, etc. 1) Microsoft Wireless Laser Desktop 6000. I used this on and off for a week. Only getting rid of it as i use the 8000 you...
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    [FS/FT][EU] [UK] Microsoft Sidewinder X6 Gaming Keyboard....

    Another one of my Gifts now. I got this at the same time as my 7000 & 8000. I've used this for around half hour in total. I kept trying it for ten mins and to be honest i can't get on with the red back lighting. I'm colour blind and some colours of red drive my eyes crazy and makes me see...
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    [FS/FT][EU] Microsoft Wireless Entertainment Desktop 7000 [UK]

    I got this for a gift but also got a 8000 series at the same time. So the 7000 is for sale. Ive seen these seem to hover around £60 and above so im gonna ask for £45 plus postage of your choice. It is brand new, i opened the box to check everything was there, but its never been used. I've...
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    Bluetooth Problems......

    Basically I have a Microsft Bluetooth Keyboard and mouse set (Entertainment desktop 8000), and it keeps cutting out. For example i can be typing away or scrolling a webpage with the mouse wheel and all of a sudden they will stop responding. Now the set uses the supplied bluetooth dongle and i...
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    Does anyone play GRID online???

    Just wondering as im getting sick of the noobs crashing, etc and wondered if there is anyone on here who plays, If so i could set up a private room to play in!
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    Need Urgent Help!!!

    I did post this in the software section but only got a couple of views! Basically I tried modifying my tcpip.sys in vista 64 for faster torrent connections. But beknown to me one of the vista updates prevents this from working and now vista wont boot at all! If someone could upload...
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    External Screens....

    I have seen many case mods where people have a small 7inch like lcd in the case and it can show whats going on in windows or even the temps etc. I just plugged in a 7" widescreen into my pc for shits and giggles and it works a treat for showing music videos while im browsing. What im...
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    Is phsyx worth it?

    Basically i've just ordered myself a 9800gt to replace my ageing 8600gts. But i'm wondering if it is worth keeping the 8600gts and making it a physx card. I don't play loads of games but like far cry and play a lot of track mania. From what research i've done it wont make a lot of...
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    How's my overclock???

    Well i used to have the same setup as on the left but with an asus M2N-SLI. But i couldn't get the thing to budge past 2.7ghz stable. By chance i was browsing the bay and spotted this Abit Fatal1ty AN9-32X and thought i'd bid a cheeky tenner on it. By luck i won it for £6!!!! So its all...
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    [WTB][EU] [UK] Wanted graphics card!!

    My 8600 GTS is starting to feel the strain. I have £50-£55 to spend on another if anyone has any bargains! Many Thanks.
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    Asus M2N-SLI Sound Issues.....

    I've just upgraded my motherboard to a Asus M2N-SLI. Everything has eventually gone ok and i have vista 32bit successfully installed. However i can't for the life of me get any sound out of the thing! I've tried now for four hours on the trot and still no luck! The drivers are up to...
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    Is there something wrong with my PC???

    Basically i think for what it is its a bit slow. I've been looking and comparing 3dmark 06 scores with systems that are similar to my pc and everybody seems to get from 2000 to 4000 higher than me. I've attatched a screenshot of everything that i think you need to see. Any advise or...
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    Planning an upgrade...is this any good?

    I'm planning on upgrading my pc next month and have to say i have been won over by the performance of intels chips over amd. So im gonna ditch the Athlon x2 and go for a core 2 duo. Now i have laid out below what i think will be a good upgrade, but wanna make sure the stuff is good for...
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    Thermaltake Spares in UK

    Im posting here to see if anyone knows of anywhere in the UK i can get spares for my thermal take case. Basically i have the soprano model with the side windows. The other day my hdd decided to fault and stressed me out quite a bit. In my anger i punched the pc, but managed to smash...
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    Planning on a little upgrade....

    Im just after some advice really, I am after upgrading my motherboard and ram. At the moment i am using budget 6400 ram which works, but not that stable and not that fast. I have chosen two types but would like you experts to tell me which is best! They are linked below...
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    Motherboard Advice....

    Im looking for ecommendation for a new motherboard. Mine does the job but it does not give me many options when it coms to overclocking. I did think about getting a DFI board as i have heard lots of good things about them, but thought i would be best asking for other peoples opinions to...
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    First Real overclock.

    Well i've been browsing the forums for a while now and in the past have not had too much luck with overclocking (i think my mobo is not so good). Anyway tonight i went for it and stuck at it. I have run orthos for 4 hours and am stable so far. What do you think to my overclock? The...
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    Free Broadband From Google

    http://www.google.com/tisp/
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    Bargain????

    Is it me or is this a bargain??? http://specialtech.co.uk/spshop/customer/product.php?productid=3539 Surely i have read it wrong somewhere?
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