Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.
Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Real World Computing (Custom by Me) OS Windows 10 Pro x64 x2 Windows 10 Enterprise x64, Ubuntu CPU AMD FX8350 Vishera 8 Core @4GHz Motherboard Asus M5A78L-M USB3 Memory 32GB [4x8GB] DDR3 1600 MHz Graphics Card Asus nVidia GTX750TI-OC-2GD5 (2GB DDR5) Sound Card ASUS Xoner DG (2.1 speakers) + SPDIF to 5.1 System + HDMI Monitor(s) Displays Acer G276HL 27", (DVi) + Samsung 39" HDTV (HDMI) Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080 @60Hz + 1920 x 1080 @60Hz
Keyboard Logitech Wireless K710 & K270 Mouse Logitech Wireless M710 M185 & M570 Trackball PSU Aerocool Templarius Imperator 750W 80+ Silver Case AeroCool X-Warrior Devil Red Tower Cooling Stock CPU, Rear 120mm, Front 2x120mm, Side 2x120mm Hard Drives Internal
Crucial 256GB SSD,
WDC WD30EZRX-00D8PB0 3TB,
Seagate ST2000DM001-1CH1 2TB,
Seagate ST100DEDM003-1ER162 1TB,
Seagate ST4000DM000-1F2168 4TB,
2.5/3.5 Hot Swap Cradle, USB +eSata (client HDDs) Internet Speed Orange Fibre Broadband 37Mb/s Down - 9.5Mb/s Up Antivirus Comodo Internet Security + Malwarebytes Pro Browser Firefox (always run latest Non-Beta) Other Info Webcam(s), Wacom Touch Digitizer tablets,
9x USB2, 9xUSB3,
Internal USB Card Reader,
5 port Touch Panel Fan Controller,
Second Desktop AMD Phenom 6Core 8 GB,
HP Laptop AMD 4Core 8GB,
Acer AspireOne 530h Netbook
two Google Nexus7 Tablets
Usually have Virtual set-ups for older Windows - XP, Vista, Win7, Win8.1 for client support and cross platform network
Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number A blend of brains, brawn and dumb luck. OS Windows 7 Ultimate 64 CPU i7 3770k OC'd 4.6 @ 1.17v, also FX 8120 & i5 miniITX Motherboard MSI P67A-GD80 b3 Memory 32 gb G.Skill Sniper DDR3 10-12-12-31 @ 2133 Graphics Card XFX Radeon 7870 2GB DDR5 Sound Card Sound Blaster Z Series Card Monitor(s) Displays (2) LG LED 23" 1920 x 1080 2ms Monitors via mini d-port Screen Resolution 1680 X 1050 p
Keyboard (2) Logitech Illuminated Keyboards (1) usb (1) wireless Mouse Logitech G700 & T-BC21 - nano nx for the laptop PSU Ultra X4 modular 1050 watt 80% silver rating & APC 1200 RS Case CoolerMaster Storm Styker Cooling 7 case fans 140mm & 120mm, NZXT Kraken X60 Hard Drives Samsung 256 gb 830 SSD sata III
(1) 1 tb WD Black
(2) 1 tb Hitachi deskmates/sata II
(2) 1 tb WD green/sata II
(2) 2 tb WD My Book/esata
(2) 3 tb Seagate Barracuda
(2) WD 2 tb Green 64 sata III
(1) 120 gb OCZ Vertex SS Internet Speed Upgraded from bottom of the barrel to just ok Antivirus Trend Micro Titanium Max Security & Malwarebytes Premium Browser Chrome and IE 10 Other Info 5 Noctua case fans + 3 Noctua in p/p on NZXT cooler
Integrated hot swap drive bays for 2.5" Drives
(2) Lite-on dvd/cd/Blu Ray optical 22X
Integrated fan controller and led on/off
HP Officejet Pro L7680 all-n-one
HP 4 laserjet (the beast)
Hot swappable 3.5" hard drive bay
Belkin Play N600 HD router
Asus USB 3 & sata 6 PCIe card
Vantec IDE to sata adptr./Ultra sata adptr
Lenovo L420 i5 lappy with m
let's light this candle …literally hey guys I'm trying to make a client computer overheat -- she keeps saying that it's shutting down and I don't see many thermal events in the event log, plus I cannot seem to recreate the problem (happens most when she plays wow...and just refuse to do that, even as a test!)...anywho--do any of...
SMOKE from case! Smoke was coming from my case not too long ago & I haven't used the comfuser since. Today I opened the case to inspect its components. As you can see from the pic below, a SATA connection was cooked.
The SATA was going to my optical drive, so that may be a relief. But even after the SATA is...
Hardware & Devices
Smoke and Hardware I am sure at least a couple of people here are going to have some experience with hardware that has been in a fire. Maybe you know someone who salvaged some hardware from a machine that was in a mild house fire or maybe a business burned and they had hardware that could potentially be saved....
Hardware & Devices
Smoke Ionizer I'm familiar with the concept of ionizing smoke from the air, but I came across an ad for an item that looks like little more than a modified power supply:
TZ-2 OZONE MACHINE TZ2 GENERATOR SMOKE ODOR REMOVAL NEW | eBay
The cost is far more than I can afford, but I got to wondering what it...
Windows 9: Smoke Forget the Cloud...Smoke will be the next big thing in Operating System deployment and usage...
Windows 9 will use a completely new kernal system which will allow for complete immersion in software.
We all know that with the 'Cloud' you can produce/take, edit and share images/video/music...
Texas smoke BBQ Figured as the weather is what ever and have an overhang, I would treat the family to some slow smoked ribs and brisket. Now I know your mouth is watering for that slow cooked and smoked food. Just imagine some brisket that is slow cooked for 8 hours by smoke! The ribs will just fall off the bone...