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  1. PVTCaboose1337

    Post Your Headphones

    Posts the headphones you own and discuss with others. *Pictures are encouraged.* I'll start: Grado SR-60i's with modified grills, modified drivers, quarter cut mod, and bass mod. These are open air and very cheap, fun to mod, and very durable. Probably the best if you are just getting...
  2. PVTCaboose1337

    [FS] H.A.W.X 2 PC Game

    As title says, H.A.W.X 2 for PC. Came with my video card, using card for folding, no use for game. Keep in mind this is a physical piece of paper with a code on it, which I have covered with my user name. Will sell for $25 OBO. SOLD!!!
  3. PVTCaboose1337

    Small Freezes at Random Times

    I have been having a small problem lately with small freezes in my computer. It is a tad tough to explain. The whole summer with my laptop had no freezes at all. Everything was fine. When I got back to school I realized that at random intervals I would have freezes. There are two types I...
  4. PVTCaboose1337

    Windowed Hard Drives

    I am curious which makers added windows to their drives. I know that WD did it for the RaptorX series a while back, but I cannot find any other drives that have done similar. Does anyone know of any drives for sale that currently have windows? Picture related:
  5. PVTCaboose1337

    GFX Card Died, Planning on New Build

    Long story short, I ran my 4850 in my house too long and too hot. The room it was in was around 90F, and the card now refuses to fold. I can run it in video games once in a while, but sometimes it stutters now. I have just now finished my summer job and can afford to replace. Thanks to...
  6. PVTCaboose1337

    [FS/FT][US] Caboose's B/S/T Thread

    For Sale Note: All prices are priced for the item, shipping not included, however, they are negotiable. $70 - GP2X F-100: This console can emulate other handhelds and full systems. I play on it MAME, PSX, NEOGEO, etc. Can watch movies as well! I have 4 sets of 2 batteries, as well...
  7. PVTCaboose1337

    Linux Folding Connection Issues

    I have 3 machines running F@H. On one I have installed a Mint Linux. I have recently be having trouble connecting to the work server and whatnot. I was hoping someone would have an idea why. My other computers at the same location have no problems, however, they are running Windows variants...
  8. PVTCaboose1337

    [WTB][US] Vintage Hardware and Software

    As the title says I am looking for: -5.25" floppy disks for an IBM PC -DOS 1.x, 2.x or 3.x on 5.25" floppy -5.25" Dos programs or games -An ISA memory expansion card (with memory preferable) for an IBM 5150 PC. -A color graphics card (ISA naturally!) for an IBM 5150 PC. -An Intel 8088 (I...
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    5.25" Floppy Drive and IBM 5150 Issues

    I have a recently acquired IBM 5150. As some of you might know, this computer only has dual 5.25" floppy drives. I have plenty of old 5.25" floppies, but no way to get any data onto them, as I have a modern computer. The IBM 5150 does however has a modem. Could I transfer files onto a 5.25"...
  10. PVTCaboose1337

    DOS Commands In Visual Basic

    How would I go about executing DOS commands in Visual Basic? My plan is to have an input field in VB, and then when the user pushes a button it will input this input into the DOS command and execute it.
  11. PVTCaboose1337

    Caboose's Generous Offer to Folders

    OK guys, I have seen many of you complain about electricity and the such, so I have an offer for you: Background I live in a college dorm, they do not charge us here for electricity, so I can run as many computers as I want! Seeing as how some of you cannot afford electricity to fold, I...
  12. PVTCaboose1337

    My Horrible Experience with Asus Laptops

    Back Story I have always been an Asus customer since I bought my first motherboard from them 6 years ago. I have many motherboards of theirs in my desktop computers, and my friends computers. When I was going to buy a laptop for school, I choose Asus, thinking of my satisfaction with their...
  13. PVTCaboose1337

    Sound Mixer Issue

    I am having some problems with the sound mixer in Windows 7. Garrysmod seems to not like it! It sets the bar down very low so sound cannot be heard, so I have to change it up to whatever level I want every map! PIC RELATED. The bar goes very low, and this is the desired height for it...
  14. PVTCaboose1337

    Strange Crashing Problem

    Ok so I will lay it out like this: Sometimes when I am browsing the web or listening to music, the computer will just crash... straight up CRASH. Sometimes when I log into windows, it won't log in, and it will just crash. I have determined this not to be a software issue. I had the...
  15. PVTCaboose1337

    GPU-Z and GT 120M

    Validation is in my signature, specs are to the side. I know we have always had problems with laptop chipsets, but why can the specs such as die size not be filled in manually, because we know these numbers.
  16. PVTCaboose1337

    Firefox Password / User Issues

    Since I have upgraded to the latest version of Firefox, magically, my passwords and usernames have not automatically logged in when Firefox starts. For instance, I had Igoogle autologin so I would go to my homescreen with all my nice gadgets. Now I have to login each time (my user and password...
  17. PVTCaboose1337

    Vista + Nvidia Drivers = Crash

    I seem to have narrowed down the issue about my laptop. Apparently 32bit Vista and Nvidia drivers don't play nice. I have found many documented issues of this problem, but I have not yet found a solution! If anyone has any suggestions for fixing the Nvidia and 32bit Vista crash please post...
  18. PVTCaboose1337

    Batch and Xcopy

    My objective is to create a program that copies data in my documents, and then puts it onto an external drive. My code I think I should do is: @xcopy /e /y "C:\Users\PVTCaboose1337\Documents\School" "M:/School" Yet is does not work. In this instance, I am trying to put the folder...
  19. PVTCaboose1337

    Weird Computer Crashes

    My new laptop is in my specs in the left. I have had a few problems with it, mainly the strange crashes with it. Here is how it goes: What kind of crash? Randomly, the computer's screen will shut off, and the computer will continue to function for 2 seconds (songs continue to play etc.)...
  20. PVTCaboose1337

    Problems Connecting to a Network Drive (56k Warning)

    I have narrowed it down to that I disabled the program needed for mapping a network drive correctly. Which one is it?
  21. PVTCaboose1337

    College Gaming Computer Build

    I am leaving for college on the 21 of August. My parents forbid me to bring my computer with me. Therefore I have to build a new one. I used to know all the good components to grab, but I am out of the loop now, so I leave it to you guys to help out. The challenge and requirements: -$600...
  22. PVTCaboose1337

    Lan Party Game Suggestions

    Anyone have any good lan party games that are free? There is a lan party coming up and I need some good suggestions. Fire away!
  23. PVTCaboose1337

    Strange Freezing Problems On Install

    I am having strange problems when installing programs. I just re-installed Windows, and now the computer freezes on some installs. For example: When installing my print drivers, once unzipped, it freezes on the first screen. I can still move my mouse, still open Task manager, but cannot...
  24. PVTCaboose1337

    Catalyst 9.3 Problem

    Fix for this? I uninstalled the old ones, used CCleaner, and reinstalled... Did not work! I used Driver Cleaner Pro as well... DONE THIS 4 TIMES UHH!
  25. PVTCaboose1337

    Excel Randomization Help

    Ok, lets say I have 20 items in a row. Is there any way to get Excel to randomly choose one of those items?