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    Re: Taps please, VNF4 cashed in its chips

    Actually, I had been sicker than an old dawg for 3 days, hadn't even been out of bed when had to crawl out of bed and drive my wife to immigration for her appt. I didn't even go inside, just slept...
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    Re: Taps please, VNF4 cashed in its chips

    And that was all in the last month!!!

    I don't know yet if she is there. She left yesterday at 8am, arrived at about 1pm our time today. Then she'd have to get it loaded on a cart somehow, get...
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    Re: Taps please, VNF4 cashed in its chips

    That CPU was ordered from the first week Newegg was selling them. Yes, I was undervolting it. I usually do all of them so they run cooler, less power too. Current 3600x2 runs at 1.1v overclocked...
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    Re: Taps please, VNF4 cashed in its chips

    Gee, I didn't know people could have this much fun when I offered to send the stuff up to uddarts!!

    When this thread winds down, maybe I should make another shipment to liven it up again,...
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    Re: Taps please, VNF4 cashed in its chips

    Hmm, that was fast shipping for the USPS. I sent it priority on Sat about 11:45am and you already have it??? Me scratching head. They said 3 days, so I thought maybe by Wed.
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    Re: Taps please, VNF4 cashed in its chips

    Get out of here!!! You're a mess. That thing must have really liked the ride up north to cool weather!!! I tried it here several times, thought it might need a CMOS clear or something.

    I'd make...
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    Re: Taps please, VNF4 cashed in its chips

    Too late now Glasman, it's in the mail!!

    I honestly don't remember if I tried resetting CMOS or not. Too much going on with programming at work, network testing, and Solaris here. I have...
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    Re: Taps please, VNF4 cashed in its chips

    Sold, UD got in before the deadline with the highest bid. PM me your address and it will be on the way this weekend. I have some boxes full of peanuts from a Newegg purchase ready to go. Don't...
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    Re: Taps please, VNF4 cashed in its chips

    I don't "think" it was the memory or PSU, I could get into the BIOS fine and it was happy. When it boots, the first post screen showing the memory and hard drives is ok, then when it flips to the...
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    Taps please, Wait, Resurrected!! :)

    My faithful VNF4 Ultra had a 40GB IDE Ubuntu OS drive and 4 Hitachi 160GB RAID5 storage drives, been running fine for years. The whole thing went wonky recently. I checked all the drives and one of...
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    Re: TForce 6100 won't boot... Power problem?

    Yup, I had a power problem too.

    I found new Tforce 6100 939s for $72, so I bought one to build with a new retail 3800 X2 from the Egg. I even got a new sata drive, burner etc. I put it all...
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    AN8-E Unknown PCI Device Solution

    I dind't see much about this anywhere so I'll post it here....

    I was using an AN8-E for a Linux PC, but wiped it and installed Win2000 (tried XP too) because I just sold the Nlite Win2000 PC I was...
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    Re: newegg and core 2 duo

    My ritual:

    1) I write down all the information off the CPU, for saving somewhere on a PC.
    2) I place the CPU on the motherboard and lock it down, clean everything with alcohol, and let it dry for...
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    Re: Cracking audio on vnf4 ultra on ut2004

    Undersea, you are a mind reader!! I was in fact listening to music with it, Streamtuner/Streamripper with Shoutcast 128bit Classical/Flamenco Guitar stuff. Very nice.

    I bow before you Carnac the...
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    Re: Cracking audio on vnf4 ultra on ut2004

    I have 2 VNF4 Ultras in the multitude of AMD64s here. I started digging in the sound settings and found that it wa set on 8bit sound and changed it to 16bit as I recall. It improved, but I still...
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    Re: VNF4 ULTRA (And Other) POWER SUPPLIES

    I have assembled another system tonight with the second Seasonic 330w PSU. Yeah I know I have far too many PCs, but can't say no to a good deal, the guts of this were from the AMD tour in Tampa. ...
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    Re: VNF4 ULTRA (And Other) POWER SUPPLIES

    All of the readings were form the bios, Version 4, dated 4/27. If I had a multimeter, I'd try it.

    My reasoning for buying it was (a) the Silentpc review made sense (b) several of the power usage...
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    Re: VNF4 ULTRA (And Other) POWER SUPPLIES

    I just got a Newegg shipment tonight, including a pair Seasonic S-12 330w for my main two computers. I knew Seasonics are quiet and efficient. I installed one in this PC tonight and it works fine...
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    Re: VNF4 and SATA 2 HDDs

    I have several Hitachi SATA IIs. I used the drive feature tool and reset them and assuming it actually does something, which I am not too sure it does, it seems like you can reset it. As a matter...
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    Re: VNF4 ULTRA (And Other) POWER SUPPLIES

    I think you should read or at least scan through this document. There IS an actual list of recommended power supplies.

    http://www.silentpcreview.com/article28-page1.html

    Toms hardware also...
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    Re: Need a good small case..any ideas?

    Super lan boy is a nice case, light weight, good to work on too. I got one for about $40 when CompUSA had a rebate on them.

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16811129145
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    Re: Who has a good deal on a Full Tower ATX case?

    It may not win any beauty contests but very functional and cheap. Make sure you look at the pictures. Fits a 12x13 server board, enough fans, hard drives seperated...enough???

    Mine is here...
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    Poll: Re: Which Anti-Adware/Spyware Programs Do You Use

    The best anti-spyware program is Linux.
  24. Thread: Power Supply

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    Re: Power Supply

    Zippy at Newegg. They are certified by Tyan for server use for a reason.

    Seasonic is a very efficient, good PSU also. Look at the S12 line.

    Both have 3 yr warranties.
  25. Re: To ECC? or not.....RAM to use with Tyan Thunder K8S Pro (S2882)

    I have posted RAM information about this board in the memory forum.

    Hmm, Senor, that is an interesting Opteron dually you have. I know where to go for questions now.
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