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Forum: General Discussion 25 Nov 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 907
Posted By Fuzz Ball
Problems with Paint, Notepad, Calculator and Windows Explorer

Hey

I've been having a few issues recently with some programs with reside within the system32 folder, as said in the title paint, notepad and calculator. Explorer is having a different issue so...
Forum: Graphic Cards 20 Nov 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 3,260
Posted By Fuzz Ball
I suspected the engine change from the start......

I suspected the engine change from the start... but I don't recall any significant changes other than a couple 'graphical' changes (nothing major). I'll have another look at their logged changes...
Forum: Graphic Cards 20 Nov 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 3,260
Posted By Fuzz Ball
Order in which things happened: Get...

Order in which things happened:


Get laptop, play TF2, everything fine.
Update graphics drivers (this is when I first got it)
All is fine
TF2 Update
All is not fine
Update drivers
...
Forum: Graphic Cards 20 Nov 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 3,260
Posted By Fuzz Ball
Yeah opened it up a week ago to give it a clean....

Yeah opened it up a week ago to give it a clean. Need a can of compressed air to do a proper job, but there wasn't much dust there either (cleaned out heatsinks quite well)
Forum: Graphic Cards 19 Nov 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 3,260
Posted By Fuzz Ball
With the new Catalyst Centre thingy that came out...

With the new Catalyst Centre thingy that came out they've made the interface and program more usable.

I checked up with the settings. Most of the stuff is set to "Use application settings",...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Nov 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,905
Posted By Fuzz Ball
Awesome. It worked. Thanks so much dude. *Note...

Awesome. It worked. Thanks so much dude.
*Note to self: Shouldn't have left off the comment bit of the batch file*

Thanks heaps. :D
Forum: Graphic Cards 18 Nov 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 3,260
Posted By Fuzz Ball
Game lags despite graphics card is not at 100%

Ohai.

I'm copying this straight from the Steam forums, where I originally posted it. Unfortuantely no one there was able to help me (no replies AT ALL). So if you don't understand some terms about...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Nov 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,905
Posted By Fuzz Ball
Nope, did the same thing. Found Winamp and Xfire,...

Nope, did the same thing. Found Winamp and Xfire, but not the others.
Forum: General Discussion 18 Nov 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,905
Posted By Fuzz Ball
Nice display pic Anyway, START /MIN...

Nice display pic

Anyway,

START /MIN "C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\" steam.exe
START /MIN "C:\Program Files (x86)\Xfire\" xfire.exe
START /MIN "C:\Program Files (x86)\GameTracker\" GTLite.exe...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Nov 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,905
Posted By Fuzz Ball
Batch files not opening some programs

Ohai. It's been a while since I've been here. Didn't help that I'd forgotten my username and password.

Anyway, recently I decided to start using batch files to open programs when I want to run...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Feb 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 26,532
Posted By Fuzz Ball
I don't think its a driver issue... as other PCs...

I don't think its a driver issue... as other PCs with the same drivers worked. I'm wondering whether there's another setting in Windows 7 I don't know about to change the speed. Changing from 'quick...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Feb 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 26,532
Posted By Fuzz Ball
The model of the laptop is an MSI GX740-235US ...

The model of the laptop is an MSI GX740-235US
I'm fairly confident that it's not an antivirus program issue, as both the other PCs I tested this USB had the same anti virus software as this laptop...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Feb 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 26,532
Posted By Fuzz Ball
USB Stick has a slow transfer speed

Ohai. I've got a Kingston Datatraveler 2.0 USB stick. On other PCs (Both windows 7 and XP), I was getting write speeds of up to 30MB/s, averaging around 22MB/s.

On my currently laptop, I'm only...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Jan 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,226
Posted By Fuzz Ball
Screen stays off after lid is opened

Ohai all, again.

My laptop screen stays off when I close the lid. I set the laptop to 'do nothing' (turn off the screen), when I close the lid. When I open it, the screen stays off. The only way...
Forum: Gaming 15 Jan 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 5,930
Posted By Fuzz Ball
16:10 is still used in several laptops, but only...

16:10 is still used in several laptops, but only as a 1680x1050 option. Like my brand new laptop from msi is 1680x1050. All smaller res laptops with only use 1366x768 now though.
3 most used...
Forum: Gaming 14 Jan 2011
Replies: 51
Views: 5,486
Posted By Fuzz Ball
What settings? Like the simpler graphics settings...

What settings? Like the simpler graphics settings (low->medium->high), and things like AA?
Forum: Gaming 14 Jan 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 5,930
Posted By Fuzz Ball
I've gotta say from experience (so far), my...

I've gotta say from experience (so far), my laptop hasn't had any problems. And it's cooling system isn't the best.
The CPU hasn't got above 70 degrees celcius and the GPU above 75. So its going...
Forum: Sound & Audio 14 Jan 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 31,226
Posted By Fuzz Ball
I'm using the pitch black setting... what colour...

I'm using the pitch black setting... what colour does the background and text appear to you?
Forum: Sound & Audio 13 Jan 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 31,226
Posted By Fuzz Ball
It's black text on black background for me. :P

It's black text on black background for me. :P
Forum: Sound & Audio 13 Jan 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 31,226
Posted By Fuzz Ball
Thanks p5bdkw...

Thanks p5bdkw (http://www.sevenforums.com/member.php?u=109674), it helped greatly. Found what I need to change.

Also Imperfect1 (http://www.sevenforums.com/member.php?u=116365), thanks for the...
Forum: Gaming 13 Jan 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 5,930
Posted By Fuzz Ball
The most common laptop resolution nowadays is...

The most common laptop resolution nowadays is 1366x768 (16:9). The bigger 16:9 is 1920x1080, which is Full HD, normally only coming on more expensive laptops.
The only common 16:10 is 1680x1050....
Forum: Gaming 13 Jan 2011
Replies: 51
Views: 5,486
Posted By Fuzz Ball
Bit of sarcasm :P Sorry gave you the wrong...

Bit of sarcasm :P

Sorry gave you the wrong link... but the desktop version isn't all that much better. What settings are you running HL2 on? I'll look for a desktop comparison version and post it...
Forum: Gaming 13 Jan 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 5,930
Posted By Fuzz Ball
When you say dedicated graphics card, are you...

When you say dedicated graphics card, are you wanting a higher-end card or lower end? Because the integrated (chipsets?) are getting pretty close to some of the lowest end dedicated cards...


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Forum: Gaming 13 Jan 2011
Replies: 51
Views: 5,486
Posted By Fuzz Ball
I'm surprised that graphics card hasn't blown up...

I'm surprised that graphics card hasn't blown up yet...

Where'd you get such a good processor and ram, but a horrible GPU?

Here's a comparison list of your card:
Computer Games on Laptop...
Forum: Sound & Audio 13 Jan 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 31,226
Posted By Fuzz Ball
Advanced Audio Settings/Controls

This isn't so much a problem as more of something I'd like to know about. I'm curious as to whether there are advanced audio controls in Windows 7 somewhere, something like XP's controls where you...
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