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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
System Manufacturer/Model Number ZezasuBuilt OS Windows Seven x64 CPU Intel Core 2 Quad Q6700 3.2Ghz Motherboard GA-UD3P Intel and Crossfire ready Memory 6GB Samsung Graphics Card 5850 Sapphire Toxic Edition Sound Card On Board relTek Monitor(s) Displays 23inch LG W2343T Dual Montiors Screen Resolution 1920-1680 Dualmonitors
Keyboard Logitech illuminated keyboard Mouse Logitech Trackball PSU Corsair HX650W Case Lian Li Lan Cool PC-k7 Cooling Artic Freezer 7 Artic Case fans Hard Drives Western Digital 7200. X 2 (500gb)
Sega 7.2 X 2 (500gb) Internet Speed 1MB down 500k UP (10mb D /1mb U ) Other Info Windows 7, have yet to reinstall :)
Computer type Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number Toshiba A500-ST6621 OS 7 Ultimate x64, Vista Ultimate x64, 7 Pro x64, XP Pro x86, Linux Mint Nadia Cinnamon CPU Intel Core 2 Duo T9600 2.80GHz x64 Motherboard Intel GM45 chipset Memory 8GB Graphics Card ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4650 Sound Card N/A Monitor(s) Displays single 16:9 widescreen (1366x768)
Keyboard standard Toshiba backlit keyboard w/ numberpad Hard Drives Hitachi Travelstar 7K750 5400RPM 750GB Internet Speed N/A
System Manufacturer/Model Number Zen Productions OS Windows 7 Ultimate x64 CPU Intel i7-860 Motherboard Gigabyte GA-P55A-UD4P Memory Corsair Dominator 1600Mhz, 8-8-8-24 1.65v 2x2GB Graphics Card ATI Radeon 5770 HD Sound Card Intel High Definition Sound Monitor(s) Displays Samsung P2570HD Screen Resolution 1920x1080
Keyboard Logitech G110 Mouse Logitech MX Revolution PSU Corsair CMPSU-750HX 750W Case Antec p183 Cooling Corsair H50 Water Cooler Hard Drives Western Digital Caviar Black 500gb Internet Speed 768 mb/s
Eliminate all Browsers that are 'default browsers' I do not like having any browser as my default browser. I use Firefox, Opera, and Chrome and sometimes have 2 browsers loaded concomitantly. I mistakenly made Chrome my default browser, how do I reverse this process. I removed Chrome via the control panel but when I reinstalled it it was still set...
Browsers & Mail
DVD drives - DMA and PIO modes If Windows XP detected several errors when accessing DVDs, the access mode was dropped from DMA to PIO. The (only?) way to recover was to uninstall the DVD driver and reboot. XP would detect new hardware and (generally) install the right driver, restoring DMA mode.
Does the same degradation...
Hardware & Devices
sleep Modes They say if you go to the well too often you will find it dry. I am back again. My sleep modes have changed. I always ran my bios with the power control set in auto. In windows powercfg reported S1, S3 and hibernate was supported. All of sudden when it went into sleep it would either reboot or...
Sleep & Hibernation modes Ever since first installing Windows 7 I have experienced problems with both the Sleep and Hibernation modes. Having configured the the settings for these uncder Control Panel/Power options/Advanced settings it eems that these two modes then operate at the time intervals which have been configured....