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Forum: Gaming 18 Jan 2014
Replies: 11
Views: 6,140
Posted By Spidey1976
Saboteur

I have to bios-limit my CPU to 4 cores, but I can run this in 1920x1080 60hZ with all visual settings maxed just fine. I have found that if you use a controller with this game, don't turn it on...
Forum: Gaming 18 Jan 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 6,423
Posted By Spidey1976
Solved!!!!

Solved for me at least... The Saboteur does NOT like any more than 4 cores on a cpu. Since I have a hex-core i7-3930K, I had to go into the bios settings and limit the CPU to 4 cores. I tested with...
Forum: Gaming 09 Jun 2013
Replies: 17
Views: 6,423
Posted By Spidey1976
Update: some time in May this has now happened to...

Update: some time in May this has now happened to my version of the Saboteur :( I have tried uninstalling the game (using Revo Uninstaller) to clear everything out and re-downloading. I get the...
Forum: Gaming 20 Mar 2013
Replies: 17
Views: 6,423
Posted By Spidey1976
I'm not at home now to check, but my rig runs it...

I'm not at home now to check, but my rig runs it just fine. Perhaps you can navigate to the install folder and set the privledges for the actual game by using the properties on the Sabateur exe...
Forum: Gaming 15 Mar 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 697
Posted By Spidey1976
I have the same mobo and a Corsair AX series PSU...

I have the same mobo and a Corsair AX series PSU (AX850) - Built this spec back in May '12 and went with the i7-3930K and the GTX580 - been very happy with the set up so far... running Skyrim on...
Forum: Gadgets 12 Mar 2013
Replies: 13
Views: 9,543
Posted By Spidey1976
Mine is back up and running now - not sure what...

Mine is back up and running now - not sure what was going on, but it was down on 3 diff Win 7 PC's and now back for all of them.
Forum: Gaming 06 Mar 2013
Replies: 1,989
Views: 107,345
Posted By Spidey1976
Dishonored should be arriving today :D Picked it...

Dishonored should be arriving today :D Picked it up from Newegg on sale last week for $25. Time to let Skyrim rest for just a little.
Forum: Gadgets 06 Mar 2013
Replies: 13
Views: 9,543
Posted By Spidey1976
Weather and Currency Apps

I too was having problems with the weather gadget. It just stopped working one day. After research and attempted fixes, I have also given up. Perhaps, Microsoft cut off the servers for these Win 7...
Forum: Gaming 16 Feb 2013
Replies: 1,989
Views: 107,345
Posted By Spidey1976
I kept wrestling in my mind with that same...

I kept wrestling in my mind with that same thought on BF3... $12 was def nice, but since I have such a good catalogue of games in wait since Steam & Amazon Christmas sales, I am hopeful to get the...
Forum: Gaming 16 Feb 2013
Replies: 1,989
Views: 107,345
Posted By Spidey1976
Started back into the Sims 3 thanks to recent EA...

Started back into the Sims 3 thanks to recent EA sale of the expansion packs... picked up 5 of the current 8 expansions for under $10 each. Also still playing Skyrim and Civ 5 until Dishonored gets...
Forum: Gaming 26 Oct 2012
Replies: 1,989
Views: 107,345
Posted By Spidey1976
Nice... Dishonored is on my wishlist. I just...

Nice... Dishonored is on my wishlist. I just picked up Kingdoms of Amalur on sale, so now I hope for sales on Skyrim's DLC and Dishonored...
Forum: Gaming 11 Oct 2012
Replies: 1,989
Views: 107,345
Posted By Spidey1976
Skyrim still (4th playthrough... now using pc...

Skyrim still (4th playthrough... now using pc mods) / finished ME3 on Xbox, starting it on PC / Two Worlds 2 / and Civ 5
Forum: Graphic Cards 26 May 2012
Replies: 1,425
Views: 538,986
Posted By Spidey1976
Skyrim is a lot snappier[/QUOTE] Sweet -...

Skyrim is a lot snappier[/QUOTE]

Sweet - I've been working like mad lately and I plan to spend some snuggle time with the PC very soon. I'll download this and the Skyrim 1.6 beta patch tonight...
Forum: Gaming 18 May 2012
Replies: 15
Views: 14,367
Posted By Spidey1976
Plenty if it is an actual card like stated above....

Plenty if it is an actual card like stated above. On the laptop, go to Can You RUN It | Can I run that game | Game system requirements (http://www.systemrequirementslab.com/cyri/) and test your...
Forum: Virtualization 18 May 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 3,639
Posted By Spidey1976
If you have a disc version of XP or Vista, I...

If you have a disc version of XP or Vista, I recommend VMWare Player. It is a free download (with a free registration) and makes customizing a virtual OS pretty easy. VMware Player: Run Windows 7,...
Forum: Software 18 May 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,415
Posted By Spidey1976
Thanks again. I decided to go with Sony Vegas...

Thanks again. I decided to go with Sony Vegas Movie Studio HD Platinum 11 Production Suite mainly due to the price (marked down from $130 to $55) and the good reviews it was getting.
Forum: Software 12 May 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,415
Posted By Spidey1976
Thanks guys :)

Thanks guys :)
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 12 May 2012
Replies: 21
Views: 2,141
Posted By Spidey1976
Yeah, 16GB would definately be overkill at this...

Yeah, 16GB would definately be overkill at this point - the highest I've seen it was around 5500MB while using a virtual machine (Win XP with 3.25 GB dedicated RAM). The only reason I was...
Forum: Software 10 May 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,415
Posted By Spidey1976
Advice on HD Blu Ray Editing / Authoring Software

Not sure if this belongs here in the Software forum or the Video forum. I did a few searches and haven't found anything recent on this topic.

I have read product reviews all over the web, but I...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 10 May 2012
Replies: 21
Views: 2,141
Posted By Spidey1976
Final build in current My System Specs link....

Final build in current My System Specs link. Final price was US $2,170. It pulled a 7.8 WEI score. I may add a sound card down the road (looking at this Asus one right now around $60 Newegg.com -...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 25 Apr 2012
Replies: 21
Views: 2,141
Posted By Spidey1976
just a simple OC of 20% by the builder with...

just a simple OC of 20% by the builder with Intel's protection plan and a 3 year warranty. As far as the GPU... I really wanted to get the GTX-680, but it would have been + US$245. My main goal now...
Forum: Security News 25 Apr 2012
Replies: 22
Views: 3,906
Posted By Spidey1976
Did mine through Windows Update in Win 7 Prof x64...

Did mine through Windows Update in Win 7 Prof x64 - no problems, though it looks so plain now compared to previous versions. I've been running MSE and Malewarebytes for years now & no probs...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 22 Apr 2012
Replies: 21
Views: 2,141
Posted By Spidey1976
Final Specs

http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s300/bpdjme145/Carbide400R-1.jpg

(image courtesy Tom's Hardware)

Corsair Carbide 400R
Core i7-3930K six-core overclocked slightly to 3.84 GHz
Asus P9X79...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 19 Apr 2012
Replies: 21
Views: 2,141
Posted By Spidey1976
2nd Possibility

As a second option:

Another very similar build using an overclocked i7-3930K (to 3.8ghz), an Asus P9X79 Pro mobo and losing the sound card takes the price to:
US$ 2,170

I've read reviews all...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 19 Apr 2012
Replies: 21
Views: 2,141
Posted By Spidey1976
Thanks for the replies so far... Updated build...

Thanks for the replies so far... Updated build possibility:

Case: Corsair Carbide 400R
CPU: i7-2700K stock at 3.5 ghz
MoBo: Asus P8Z77-V Pro
RAM: 8GB Corsair Vengence (4gx2) DDR3 1600mHz
GPU:...
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