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Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 165
Posted By socrgy9
Thanks for the reply! And that's exactly what I...

Thanks for the reply! And that's exactly what I suspected after my digging. I just wanted to make sure I was understanding correctly.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 165
Posted By socrgy9
connecting an SSD to eSATA

so i have recently upgraded my OS SSD and i have the old one lying around. I want to try connecting it to an eSATA port on the I/O of my mobo to use as a scratch disk, temp stuff, game install, w/e. ...
Forum: Gaming 11 Jun 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 752
Posted By socrgy9
ah! well, it doesnt sound like there's any...

ah! well, it doesnt sound like there's any getting around that. makes sense though i guess. thanks for the info!! ill live with it lol
Forum: Gaming 09 Jun 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 752
Posted By socrgy9
thanks, i know about that. i often have to pause...

thanks, i know about that. i often have to pause and go help do something with my kids (change a diaper, etc. lol). i just thought that if a program is running, especially in full screen that the...
Forum: Gaming 08 Jun 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 752
Posted By socrgy9
screensaver activates while a game is running but paused

just that, when i pause a game and its running at full screen, my screensaver still activates. how do i make it not do that without disabling the screensaver?
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Jan 2014
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By socrgy9
not sure what you mean by "pad"? has something...

not sure what you mean by "pad"? has something happened to my graphics card? should i try a new DVI cable to the monitor?
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Jan 2014
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By socrgy9
well, i could not do the repair install because...

well, i could not do the repair install because it said "the version you are trying to install is ....blah blah" i dont remember. but basically it told me my current version of windows is more recent...
Forum: Graphic Cards 11 Jan 2014
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By socrgy9
good to know! i'm gonna give it a shot and let...

good to know! i'm gonna give it a shot and let you know how it goes.
Forum: Graphic Cards 11 Jan 2014
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By socrgy9
so im wondering if doing a repair install may fix...

so im wondering if doing a repair install may fix it? if i do a repair install, will i have to re-install all my programs and re-update windows?
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 04 Jan 2014
Replies: 1,193
Views: 39,876
Posted By socrgy9
oh wow!! i'm not sure if my board will handle...

oh wow!! i'm not sure if my board will handle that. it gets close to socket temp throttling already, its just not great at dissipating that heat.
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 04 Jan 2014
Replies: 1,193
Views: 39,876
Posted By socrgy9
hahaha! yea the first thing i remember about...

hahaha! yea the first thing i remember about computers was a tv commercial for an intel pentium 3. LoL i'm glad technology has advanced since then
Forum: Graphic Cards 02 Jan 2014
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By socrgy9
it happened within 5 mins of being rebooted. and...

it happened within 5 mins of being rebooted. and it continues to randomly happen throughout the day as long i'm not in a game.

there doesnt seem to be anything. ill attach the reliability history...
Forum: Graphic Cards 01 Jan 2014
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By socrgy9
ok well, bad news. there's no way that i found to...

ok well, bad news. there's no way that i found to "disable" that registry entry in question. so i made a restore point and just deleted it. the computer rebooted fine and seems to still run fine, but...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Jan 2014
Replies: 1,637
Views: 97,939
Posted By socrgy9
Yeah I posted here maybe a month or so back...

Yeah I posted here maybe a month or so back saying it had died, it was an OS drive for my lounge PC but had a very old firmware on it. I updated it to the latest firmware in the end I think as I...
Forum: Graphic Cards 01 Jan 2014
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By socrgy9
great! thanks whs. it looks like the only...

great! thanks whs. it looks like the only differences are my Fraps registry and a VIDC.RTV1 entry. soooo...i guess backup my computer and disable it first to see if it solves the problem? if so,...
Forum: Graphic Cards 01 Jan 2014
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By socrgy9
LoL i think we posted at about the same time. i...

LoL i think we posted at about the same time. i have an idea, whs, have you ever installed codecs? if not, can you take a snip of your registry and ill see if mine looks the same? i've read that...
Forum: Graphic Cards 01 Jan 2014
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By socrgy9
ok, need some input. is there anything of merit...

ok, need some input. is there anything of merit here:5 Tools to Remove or Repair Broken Codecs and Filters and Fix Video Playback Problems ? Raymond.CC...
Forum: Graphic Cards 31 Dec 2013
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By socrgy9
i'm sorry, i'm not trying to sound like a...

i'm sorry, i'm not trying to sound like a smart-@$$ or anything, but thats the real issue...i already have uninstalled all the codecs. i ran the microsoft Aero checker because that's one possible...
Forum: Graphic Cards 31 Dec 2013
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By socrgy9
thanks but i already use VLC. it stuttered when...

thanks but i already use VLC. it stuttered when playing videos on the HDTV second screen which is why i tried codecs.

i don't think its a bad monitor because when i'm gaming, it problem doesnt...
Forum: Graphic Cards 31 Dec 2013
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By socrgy9
ok well, its a long, slightly complicated story,...

ok well, its a long, slightly complicated story, but i'm not going to be able to restore to before the codecs :(


any other ideas?
Forum: Graphic Cards 31 Dec 2013
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By socrgy9
thanks, i just checked in "System Restore" and i...

thanks, i just checked in "System Restore" and i have one on the day right before i ordered my new monitor. it was after getting my new monitor that i hooked up my old monitor (the HDTV) as a second...
Forum: Graphic Cards 31 Dec 2013
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By socrgy9
nevermind about the restore point, i found info...

nevermind about the restore point, i found info on what it changes. ill give it a try
Forum: Graphic Cards 31 Dec 2013
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By socrgy9
yes, system specs are up to date. i figured it...

yes, system specs are up to date. i figured it was something with those codecs. damn internet! should never have listened to you *shakes fist*

what exactly would a restore point change? i've done...
Forum: Graphic Cards 31 Dec 2013
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By socrgy9
nobody knows?

nobody knows?
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 31 Dec 2013
Replies: 1,182
Views: 24,448
Posted By socrgy9
OH!! wow i had no idea. i thought it was stable...

OH!! wow i had no idea. i thought it was stable OC's hahaha!. i was tweaking voltages last night and running prime getting my rig solid LoL. it makes sense now. my jaw dropped when i first saw those...
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