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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Mar 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,410
Posted By spyknee
Currently using CoreTemp64, its simple. ...

Currently using CoreTemp64, its simple.
Speedfan is installed but way to much clutter for moi.

I was asking because some have said there are possible issues with W7 and core temp. I am currently...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Mar 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,410
Posted By spyknee
CPU Tempware

Looking for recomendations for best temperature monitoring software to use. Freeware only please.
Forum: Gaming 28 Jan 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 3,627
Posted By spyknee
Game Booster, I tried it, do not bother with it....

Game Booster, I tried it, do not bother with it. I was not able to discern any gaming help from it.
Vista Services Optimizer is another such piece of software, its free, theres no discernable...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 27 Jan 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 3,635
Posted By spyknee
Gentlemen, Seems to me that once again someone...

Gentlemen,
Seems to me that once again someone puts up a thought, right or wrong, and the post is inundated with noise. The best arguement is one with facts. I do not see any stated.
So, I see no...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Jan 2011
Replies: 39
Views: 138,134
Posted By spyknee
Get imaging software and store off the HD. As...

Get imaging software and store off the HD.
As you can see from earlier post input, you might be able to just swap over the W7 installed drive. I'm guessing you can use an install disc to prepare the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 21 Jan 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 3,659
Posted By spyknee
Whereas I use them and like them, SSD's will not...

Whereas I use them and like them, SSD's will not improve actual game performance. They might load faster but thats it. Games live in the ram, GPU and cpu once loaded.
Cpu over 3ghz will be...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 21 Jan 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 3,659
Posted By spyknee
Hmmm! Consider OC'ing your hardware. Upgrade...

Hmmm!
Consider OC'ing your hardware.
Upgrade ram and/or vid card??
How large was the boot partition? Consider OS installed on a small partition with room left for future updates, games and drivers...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 21 Jan 2011
Replies: 0
Views: 1,434
Posted By spyknee
Mmcss ?

Multimedia Class Scheduler Service (Windows) (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms684247(v=vs.85).aspx)

Gaming Online, mmorpg.
Can I get any benefit from making things a higher priority in...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 11 Dec 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 848
Posted By spyknee
Brink, Relocating Caches

Brink,
I tried to move the favorites file to another drive for storage. Chose the move target selection. Did the same method for some other files. I turned my puter off, an went away for a couple...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 11 Dec 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 3,476
Posted By spyknee
bump

bump
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 05 Dec 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 3,476
Posted By spyknee
Readyboot error

I keep popping this event. It happened when cache was at 2xxxxx so I increased it, doubled its size. Now its full again????

I use SSD's so superfetch is disabled. But per MS, I have left prefetch...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 05 Dec 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 743
Posted By spyknee
Backups?

I have an 80GB W7/64 installation on a RAID 0 array.
Can I use a 30GB spin drive volume to back up the 80GB install?
Can I make a system image, of the 80GB array, on the 30GB volume?

Since I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Dec 2010
Replies: 61
Views: 4,417
Posted By spyknee
Here another good read from MS. Support and Q&A...

Here another good read from MS.
Support and Q&A for Solid-State Drives - Engineering Windows 7 - Site Home - MSDN Blogs...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Dec 2010
Replies: 61
Views: 4,417
Posted By spyknee
Why a 60GB SSD is an excellent boot drive for a...

Why a 60GB SSD is an excellent boot drive for a Windows 7 gaming PC « Corsair® Blog (http://blog.corsair.com/?p=3402)
Configuring the Force Series F40 as a Windows 7 Boot Drive. « Corsair® Blog...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Dec 2010
Replies: 61
Views: 4,417
Posted By spyknee
Yes, no format required on brand new factory SSD....

Yes, no format required on brand new factory SSD. Do not worry about the system reserved partition. Let the install create it an move on.

While you wait for SSD to arrive,
IDE or AHCI mode in...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Dec 2010
Replies: 61
Views: 4,417
Posted By spyknee
I have no practical knowledge of Corsairs SSD's,...

I have no practical knowledge of Corsairs SSD's, so no opinion. Corsair is a quality company, I'm sure its a good SSD.

I do not know the technical reason for choosing port 5 over 4 for rom. Its...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Dec 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 957
Posted By spyknee
I said I was not an expert, double check my...

I said I was not an expert, double check my advice.

ie: You have 3 volumes on 1 drive. Lets say you use windows Word. You have it installed onto the boot volume and all the files you have created...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Dec 2010
Replies: 61
Views: 4,417
Posted By spyknee
P, I am just relating what worked for me and...

P,
I am just relating what worked for me and what you need to know about SSD basics. If you want to jump off be my guest. Your first leap was for a REVO, you were gonna buy it remember, just send me...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Dec 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 957
Posted By spyknee
Go into disk management. start>windows search...

Go into disk management.
start>windows search type, disk managment>right clicks on boot
What is the boot drive size allocated? How much of that boot drive is used?

ie: you have a 250 GB hard...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 03 Dec 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 1,041
Posted By spyknee
LMAO, quite true. But like any good...

LMAO, quite true. But like any good transportation device, I'm on the inside looking out. Can't see nothing.
Most things I do are in full screen. How pretty can a web page border really be. I do...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Dec 2010
Replies: 61
Views: 4,417
Posted By spyknee
P, Before trying to do anything with the...

P,
Before trying to do anything with the Corsair, go to its forums and read up on proper install method for your SSD. I betcha BRINK has a SSD tutorial. I read his one for installing of OS and...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 02 Dec 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 1,041
Posted By spyknee
I saw no need for services that I will never use....

I saw no need for services that I will never use. One of the car companies has an 8-cylinder engine where 2 cylinders will not fire for savings. I never understood this because altho there was a fuel...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Dec 2010
Replies: 61
Views: 4,417
Posted By spyknee
You are assuming that the REVO is your only...

You are assuming that the REVO is your only choice. Any SSD will give you the thrill that you seem to crave. Any SSD installed properly will beat any spin drive performance, any time.

So,
You...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 01 Dec 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 1,041
Posted By spyknee
http://www.sevenforums.com/performance-maintenance...

http://www.sevenforums.com/performance-maintenance/123802-how-sweet.html

Yes, the specs are the said rig.
Too many tweaks, I think not. See the stats.
Just installed OS was(below), look at it...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 01 Dec 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 1,041
Posted By spyknee
The most obvious drivers are up to date. W7 is...

The most obvious drivers are up to date. W7 is manually updated religiously. I would be most happy for a list of driver updates that are available for all that small, hard to know drivers that are in...
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