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Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Self Built OS Windows 8.1 Pro CPU Intel Core i5-2500K Motherboard ASRock Z77 Extreme4 Memory 8GB Corsair Vengeance DDR3 Graphics Card Sapphire Radeon HD 7970 GHz Vapor-X Edition Sound Card Realtek ALC898 Monitor(s) Displays BenQ XL2411T Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080 @ 144Hz
Keyboard Cooler Master Quick Fire Rapid Mouse Corsair Raptor M45 PSU Seasonic G Series 650W Case Corsair Obsidian 650D Cooling Corsair H60 2013 Edition Hard Drives Plextor M3 Pro 128GB
WD Caviar Blue Other Info Headphones: Sennheiser HD-515
System Manufacturer/Model Number PartsIsParts OS Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit CPU Intel Pentium D 3Ghz Motherboard ASRock G31M-S Memory 4 Gigs PC 6400 Graphics Card Nvidia GeForce 8500 GT Sound Card Realtek High Definition Audio Integrated Monitor(s) Displays AOC 19inch X2 Screen Resolution 1024 X 768 (I'm Old)
Keyboard Generic Made in China Mouse Logitech USB Optical Scroll PSU 500 watt..don't know mfg. Case Giant Black 4u rackmount I've had for years Cooling Stock CPU extra 120s in case Hard Drives Segate ST3160815AS Serial ATAII
Western Digital WD1600AAJA-75PSA0 Serial ATAII Internet Speed What ever comcast decides to give me usually 21Mbps up/5mbps
System Manufacturer/Model Number Sony VPCZ1390X CTO OS 7 Pro x64 CPU Intel Core i7-640M Motherboard Sony/Intel Memory 8GB Graphics Card GT330M Monitor(s) Displays Built-in 13" + 24" LG Flatron Screen Resolution 1920x1080, 1920x1080
Keyboard Logitech Illuminated Mouse Logitech Performance MX Hard Drives Internal-2x128GB SSD (Raid 0), 500GB WD Caviar Green
External- 3TB WD Internet Speed 7 MB -- Sprint Overdrive on 4G Other Info Sprint EVO 3D (Synergy 2.3.4)
Windows didn't shutdown properly I seem to be getting this message and the prompt to boot into safe mode everytime I startup or reboot. Everything seems to be shutting down normally. This wouldn't be a big deal except for the fact that it seems to be loading an old system restore point whenever it does this. I don't know for sure...
My windows 7 didn't come with a rec. playback option....Help!!!!!!!!!! I constantly stream movies but since I purchased my new Sony, I do not have a record playback feature that I use to have. All I have is my internal microphone. This of course does not work when streaming due the fact that you can hear outside noises, and the sounds is also terrible when using...
Sound & Audio
Windows Installed New Updates...but it didn't When I restart my computer I get the notification that "Windows Has Installed New Updates. Your Computer was Restarted to Finish Installing Updates".
AFAICT the only updates installed in the last two plus weeks have been MSE definition updates. The last real updates were installed on 11 April....
Windows Updates & Activation
May I safely disable "Media Features" from "Windows Features" menu? I am currently perusing the "Turn Windows features on or off" menu and I see I can disable Media Features. This will disable Windows Media Center, Windows DVD Maker and Windows Media Player. When I attempt to disable these features I receive a warning from Windows that "turning off media features...
Features Question - Program & Features I see where one of the performance enhancements recommended is to disable unneeded "Features" in the Program & Features section of Control Panel. The impact of disabling some of the features is obvious, but in some cases it's not so obvious whether I need to leave a feature installed or not based...
Performance & Maintenance
That first Windows Update didn't go well Windows 7 RC (build 7100): Received notification today (a day after the large patch Tuesday) about the availability of approximately four critical Win7 updates.
Upon downloading the updates and at the reboot request prompt, I chose "Wait 4 hours" for the next notification, and after using the...