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System Manufacturer/Model Number Home Built OS Windows 7 Ultimate x64 CPU AMD Athlon II X4 630 Motherboard ASUS M3A76-CM Memory 8GB DDR2 PC-1066 Graphics Card nVidia Geforce GT240 (1GB GDDR3) Sound Card Via Audio (On-Board) Monitor(s) Displays Samsung 205BW Screen Resolution 1680x1050 (32-bit)
Keyboard HP Wireless Comfort Desktop Mouse HP Wireless Comfort Mouse PSU OCZ Fatal1ty 550W 80 Plus Case Thermaltake Lanbox Lite Cooling Stock Heatsink/Fan Hard Drives 1TB Seagate (ST31000340AS)
2TB Seagate (ST32000542AS) Internet Speed 3mbit/sec (down) - 384kb/sec (up)
Unfortunately I'm not even looking at it until I update hardware, I had a hard enough time finding proper win 7 drivers for my rig. Not so much because of age but because ASUS support sucks if your gear is more than 6 months old.
System Manufacturer/Model Number Insane hobo technologies. ;-) OS Windows 7 x64 CPU Intel i7 2600k Motherboard Asrock z68 extreme 4 gen 3 Memory G.skill Ripjaw 16gigs @ 1866 Graphics Card Nvidia gtx580 (evga) Sound Card Integrated HD audio + hdmi Monitor(s) Displays 24" ASUS widescreen + 42" insignia Screen Resolution 1080p (1920x1080)
Keyboard Microsoft wireless 3000 (v2) Mouse MS - wireless 5000 (bluetrack) PSU 1 kilowatt SLI/Crossfire rated Silverstone modular Case NZXT Phantom + additional 220 fan Cooling Zalmann Hard Drives 128 Samsung 830
256 Samsung 840
3 x 1tb storage drive (various)
1 western digital 1tb (eSATA)
1 Seagate 1tb (eSATA) Internet Speed depends on if you ask me or my provider. Other Info The above information is provided as is, and the author assumes no responsibility for issues it may cause with your sanity or fanboyism.
Windows 8 Pro won't run in VirtualBox I can't run Windows 8 Pro. When I open the VM I get the error - VT-x/AMD-V hardware acceleration is not available on your system. Certain guests (e.g. OS/2 and QNX) require this feature and will fail to boot without it.
Performance & Maintenance
Installing Windows 95 in VirtualBox Im trying to install Windows 95 from my old cd disc into VirtualBox but it gets as far as the message:
and just stays there.
Ive installed Windows 95 successfully in the past so Im not sure why its not working this time.
Ive configured the settings with 8mb of ram, 74mb vhd.
Windows 95 in VirtualBox Hi, I am trying to install Windows 95 (floppy version) in virtualbox (version 4.1.0) on a Windows 7 Host, but the installation does not proceed, and it stucks on this message "Please wait while Setup Initializes...", and never proceeds to the next step of installation. I've used the following...