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    Re: BSOD While Installing XP

    My guess is you have a faulty memory stick. Create a memtest boot disk on another computer and test your memory.
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    Re: Gigabyte GA-P55-USB3 No Boot

    Did you bend one of the pins in the socket? I've seen it happen before especially on the Socket 1156 boards. I would pull the CPU and take a close look at the socket.
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    Re: 7 year old Antec power supply still kickin.

    The problem with those older truepower Antec supplies is that when they did fail they failed VERY HARD! I had two different ones do hard fails and one took out the memory, memory slot and video card....
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    Re: $1000 dollar gaming laptop

    Bad Link! If your talking about the $1000 Asus laptop that people are buying at that someone else found over at Fatwallet and Slickdeals then yes it is a nice gaming laptop. If thats not the one then...
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    Re: Keylogger Monitoring software that is free?

    Ignoring the problem won't make it go away! Lets face it sometimes people are not honest and not forthcoming. I would say there are some serious trust/relationship issues if your spouse is hiding...
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    Re: Built my own amp (pics inside)

    None of the brands you used to own would be considered even close to high end so no doubt your tube amp owns them. It Looks very nice! I used to own an Audio Research Classic 60 (60 Watt) tube amp...
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    Re: P55-UD3 i5-750 BSOD Stop 124 errors

    This is exactly what I just built for my dads new computer. Same exact motherboard, CPU and Memory. Everything went perfect for me with the build and install. The first motherboard I got also had a...
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    Poll: Re: funniest movie last 15 yrs

    I thought the Unrated Bad Santa was pretty funny!
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    Re: Quality of Gigabyte ongoing.

    Yeah I also just had a 6 week old Gigabyte board have the LAN/Ethernet port stop working. Tried everything to get it back and contacted tech support but no go. I got a replacement board back in about...
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    Re: Need Quick help, which sound card is better?

    If 35 people view the post you would expect at least one reply. This isn't the first time I've had zero replies to my post in these forums. I've just come to expect it here. Moving on!
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    Re: Need Quick help, which sound card is better?

    Never mind, 35 views and not 1 reply or comment. I bought the ST version. Wow these forums are dead!
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    Need Quick help, which sound card is better?

    I need to buy tonight and have narrowed my Sound card choice to the ASUS Xonar Essence ST or the ASUS Xonar Essence STX. I know one is PCI and the Other is PCIe. I can do either interface but don't...
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    Re: MA770T-UD3P Ethernet problem

    66 views and no replies. Looks like it's an RMA for me!

    :(

    I hate doing RMA's for motherboards.
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    MA770T-UD3P Ethernet problem

    I've only had this motherboard for 6 weeks or so. Bought it on Black Friday. I had everything put togather and working perfectly but didn't turn it on for a couple of weeks and now I have no Ethernet...
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    Re: Your Windows 7 boot time

    Need a frame of reference. 10 seconds from when you press the ON button or when you see the Windows 7 screen until when the cursor hourglass go away on the desktop. Without specifics the 10 second...
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    Re: Is it legal to do this?

    Legal? No

    You are installing an upgrade version so it invalidates the Vista you already have installed. basically you shouldn't use Vista again unless it's some how needed to install Windows 7...
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    Re: Quad vs dual: Performance

    I'm curious why they say that. Do you know why they are not impressed? I'm looking for a new CPU and was considering this but may hold out for the i5 instead. The i7 owns in every benchmark I've seen...
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    Re: Building a i7 Gaming/Computation Computer

    He could always backup an image with Acronis and dump it back on to the hard drive once a year or less. From the benchmarks I've seen even with this problem it still beats out most hard drives. I...
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    Re: Building a i7 Gaming/Computation Computer

    RAID 0 is highly overated especially if you are not running a server and subject to failure faster than a single drive. Even with a RAID 0 with the Western Digital VelociRaptor, an Intel X25-M Solid...
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    Re: Gigabyte, next bios!

    Unless it's the newest 2.0 Volt versions be prepared to send them back. Hopefully you have the updated ones. I was a loyal Crucial customer until I bought these but no more!
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    Re: Gigabyte, next bios!

    Do some searches and you will find that this exact memory has had a VERY high failure rate and is very problematic. After my third set went bad in less than 6 months I decided to get Mushkin and it's...
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    Re: Crucial Ballistix (DDR2, 2GB) problems

    They are so full of crap! I RMA 3 different sets of this memory and never overclocked or overvolted once. In fact one time when I got the replacement set back I kept it at 1.8 volts and it still...
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    Re: HIS HD 4870 - $193 after $20 rebate ....

    it never was alive! all orders cancelled, price mistake.
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    Re: Ordered a new Multimeter

    I've been in the electronic business for 27+ years and every place I've worked used Flukes. They are very durable and have a LIFETIME warranty. Not much of a chance of them going out of business any...
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    Re: Building An Extreme Gaming Rig...need help

    While this is true, proper scaling and video card FPS is greatly affected by the CPU. While the GPU is much less dependent on the CPU than in the past, FPS will still be much improved with a faster...
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