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Is there a good guide out there on actually assembling the new rig?

wishman35

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Got all the parts delivered today, just need a good guide to take me step by step. I have my friend coming by to assist who has done it before but I would like to get it started and do some of it myself.

Anybody ever come across a good guide out there to take me piece by piece on putting it all together rather than going off of instruction booklets?

I have searched but not found anything good. Thanks again for everything!
 

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List your system specs (All of the parts you're using), putting a computer together isn't very difficult. I can give you some steps on doing it no problem.
 
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List your system specs (All of the parts you're using), putting a computer together isn't very difficult. I can give you some steps on doing it no problem.
Thanks! Here is what I got...

Edit: Added hard drive

EVGA SuperClocked 02G-P4-3662-KR GeForce GTX 660 Ti 2GB 192-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card

Intel Core i5-3570K

ASRock Z77 Extreme4 LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard

G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-8GBXL

ASUS 24X DVD Burner

ASUS VH242H Black 23.6" 5ms HDMI Full 1080P Widescreen LCD Monitor 300 cd/m2 ASCR 20000:1 (1000:1) W/Speakers

OCZ ModXStream Pro 700W Modular High Performance Power Supply

Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO CPU Cooler with 120mm PWM Fan

Western Digital WD Blue 500GB 7200 RPM 16MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive
 
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Nice parts :rockout:

We are going to need pics when your done:cool:
 
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Thanks! Here is what I got...

EVGA SuperClocked 02G-P4-3662-KR GeForce GTX 660 Ti 2GB 192-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card

Intel Core i5-3570K

ASRock Z77 Extreme4 LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard

G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-8GBXL

ASUS 24X DVD Burner

ASUS VH242H Black 23.6" 5ms HDMI Full 1080P Widescreen LCD Monitor 300 cd/m2 ASCR 20000:1 (1000:1) W/Speakers

OCZ ModXStream Pro 700W Modular High Performance Power Supply

Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO CPU Cooler with 120mm PWM Fan
What Case?
 
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