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Forum: Gaming 01 Dec 2011
Replies: 1,091
Views: 76,504
Posted By EvilOzzmess
Wait, wait, wait! Steam workshop? As in... the...

Wait, wait, wait! Steam workshop? As in... the creation kit is going to have to be run with Steam too?! If that's so, I will: :banghead:

Then again, maybe the fantastic Razor 1911 team will break...
Forum: Gaming 01 Dec 2011
Replies: 1,091
Views: 76,504
Posted By EvilOzzmess
I experience CTD's on games from as far out as...

I experience CTD's on games from as far out as five years ago (Sims 2, Oblivion, Fallout 3 etc.) to the present releases. The only ones I never, ever experience those with are the truly ancient ones...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Dec 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 643
Posted By EvilOzzmess
A "System Builder" Windows 7 is the same as what...

A "System Builder" Windows 7 is the same as what OEM System Manufacturer's use. It is not the same as a full retail version that you can switch from one system to another, and if the Mobo (BIOS)...
Forum: Chillout Room 01 Dec 2011
Replies: 167
Views: 14,795
Posted By EvilOzzmess
Thank you. :D I've since switched a few things...

Thank you. :D I've since switched a few things around. Forgot our neighbors across the street have a blindingly-white garage and the sun beams off of it almost all day so had to switch the keyboard...
Forum: Gaming 01 Dec 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 8,231
Posted By EvilOzzmess
As the OP stated, he CAN play them... they're...

As the OP stated, he CAN play them... they're just bottle-necked. You get what you pay for. I could probably downgrade my internet to the bare minimum of 1Mbps each way (and on "high speed" DSL...
Forum: Network & Sharing 01 Dec 2011
Replies: 19
Views: 15,312
Posted By EvilOzzmess
You may need to hard reset your wireless router...

You may need to hard reset your wireless router or else force the router to "reset" some parameters in the Admin GUI. Don't know why, but we sometimes have this problem with ours as well (a Netgear)....
Forum: News 01 Dec 2011
Replies: 255
Views: 21,553
Posted By EvilOzzmess
My Notebook's 2.5" picked a REALLY crappy time to...

My Notebook's 2.5" picked a REALLY crappy time to start dying on me... had to buy the only one Amazon is selling at a steep $134.99 (they of COURSE did not have any of the 320GB ones left... only...
Forum: News 01 Dec 2011
Replies: 25
Views: 2,484
Posted By EvilOzzmess
If you've ever put your finger on top of a...

If you've ever put your finger on top of a radio's antenna, and noticed it STILL receives the RF signals despite that 1/2 - 1" of flesh and bone, that means the RF is passing THROUGH the tissues of...
Forum: Gaming 01 Dec 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 8,231
Posted By EvilOzzmess
I think most online games require at the very...

I think most online games require at the very least 10Mbps speeds. Optimal is 15-20Mbps and that's with a router that can handle it (not the little piddly modems that come with the ISP - even the...
Forum: Gaming 01 Dec 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 2,209
Posted By EvilOzzmess
This is a total shot in the dark here, but have...

This is a total shot in the dark here, but have you tried limiting the amount of RAM the game uses? I know it doesn't sound logical but if you know how to do that, to only let the game use about 4GB...
Forum: Security News 30 Nov 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 1,752
Posted By EvilOzzmess
I keep all of those up to date as well as...

I keep all of those up to date as well as everything else... yet I was still able to be targeted with a Trojan Backdoor.Bot out of the blue. Sometimes, this stuff just happens... outdated engines or...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 30 Nov 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,366
Posted By EvilOzzmess
I might be able to do that... I'd hate to...

I might be able to do that... I'd hate to disassemble my 500GB external (that's a 3.5" not even sure it would work temporarily to test this 2.5"). I'll consider it. Don't want to risk screwing that...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 30 Nov 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,366
Posted By EvilOzzmess
Sorry for the double post, but as nobody else...

Sorry for the double post, but as nobody else replied and I need to bump for a new event:

I have 15 entries in Event Viewer for:

I have 1 entry in Event Viewer for:

All 16 of these Events...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 29 Nov 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,366
Posted By EvilOzzmess
I did go ahead and check it with "Data Lifeguard...

I did go ahead and check it with "Data Lifeguard Diagnostic for Windows" and it claims the HDD passed both. I also performed a ChkDsk and it also reports that the drive is fine. This leads me to...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 28 Nov 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,366
Posted By EvilOzzmess
Excellent, thank you. Just another quick...

Excellent, thank you.

Just another quick question... sorry to being a bit of a pest, but could this perhaps be the caddy that's the problem? I notice the one pictured in the link you provided has...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 28 Nov 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,366
Posted By EvilOzzmess
Thanks for the info, that's really going to be a...

Thanks for the info, that's really going to be a big help! Do you know though if the current HDD is SATA or IDE? I'm not able to find much about this particular drive in my searches so far. I don't...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 28 Nov 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,366
Posted By EvilOzzmess
Failing HDD - Replacement Questions

My WD3200BEVT-22ZCT0 HDD is failing. System has been trying to boot to Network on and off ever since yesterday evening (the first time this happened was in August but unlike then, this is reoccurring...
Forum: Security News 27 Nov 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 1,994
Posted By EvilOzzmess
I haven't bothered with AV programs (apart from...

I haven't bothered with AV programs (apart from MBAM) ever since uninstalling McAfee back in 2005 resulted in my old XP system being SLAMMED with dozens and dozens of malware and trojans and etc....
Forum: Gaming 27 Nov 2011
Replies: 1,091
Views: 76,504
Posted By EvilOzzmess
:shock: Ah... nope, forgot. LMFAO. Thanks. :o ...

:shock: Ah... nope, forgot. LMFAO. Thanks. :o

Seriously though... you'd think clicking the sucker would do it too... :rolleyes:

*Dies*
Forum: Gaming 27 Nov 2011
Replies: 1,091
Views: 76,504
Posted By EvilOzzmess
And here's another potentially major hiccup with...

And here's another potentially major hiccup with this game I've just come across. The grayed-out "shouts" you need to spend dragon souls on to unlock? Not letting me, despite having killed five...
Forum: Gaming 27 Nov 2011
Replies: 1,091
Views: 76,504
Posted By EvilOzzmess
I'm fairly sure you're right about this. It seems...

I'm fairly sure you're right about this. It seems to have some type of "Doppler effect" going on in that the sounds and voices seem to move around depending on how your character is positioned (more...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Nov 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 5,456
Posted By EvilOzzmess
For future reference: Dell Factory Image Restore...

For future reference: Dell Factory Image Restore (http://support.dell.com/support/topics/global.aspx/support/kcs/document?c=us&l=en&s=gen&docid=DSN_336966&isLegacy=true). There's no need with OEM...
Forum: News 26 Nov 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 2,156
Posted By EvilOzzmess
Silverlight needs to die a slow, horrific death....

Silverlight needs to die a slow, horrific death. It RUINED Netflix for me. The stupid thing can't even remember what my computer's ID is on there and generates a new one every single time I try to...
Forum: Gaming 26 Nov 2011
Replies: 1,091
Views: 76,504
Posted By EvilOzzmess
I'm experiencing, in some of the forts and caves,...

I'm experiencing, in some of the forts and caves, where the character will seemingly fall through the "floor" and end up back to the starting point! And then there's creatures I've killed that keep...
Forum: Gaming 25 Nov 2011
Replies: 25
Views: 14,006
Posted By EvilOzzmess
Be that as it may, just saying there are indeed...

Be that as it may, just saying there are indeed ways of getting around having to use Steam and letting it do whatever the heck it wants to your computer (and by the way, you don't HAVE to download...
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