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Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 28 Jun 2013
Replies: 5
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Posted By hcour
Ok, thanks. A dollop it shall be.

Ok, thanks. A dollop it shall be.
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 27 Jun 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 531
Posted By hcour
Computer Build - Should I Add Thermal Paste to HeatSink?

I have a new Core i5. I noticed the heatsink already has 3 lines of paste on it. Not realizing it would already have paste I had bought some Artic Cooling MX2 paste. Should I add a dollop of this...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 12 Jun 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 504
Posted By hcour
Yeah, I haven't even built it yet and it's...

Yeah, I haven't even built it yet and it's already old technology. Whaddya gonna do? But, as you say, this should do me well into the future. And I assume the latest and greatest cpu's are gonna be...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 12 Jun 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 504
Posted By hcour
Barebones Build

This is my barebones build:

CASE: NZXT Phantom (White) ATX Full Tower
NZXT Phantom PHAN-001WT White Steel / Plastic Enthusiast ATX Full Tower Computer Case - Newegg.com...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Jun 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 497
Posted By hcour
Coolness. Thanks. Looking forward to trying this...

Coolness. Thanks. Looking forward to trying this out. Ain't technology wonderful!
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Jun 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 497
Posted By hcour
Notebook HDMI to LCD TV?

I have an ASUS G75 notebook that I'd like to connect to an LCD TV via HDMI. A few questions:

Does my notebook need to be turned off when I connect the HDMI cable to the tv or is it ok to plug it...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Jun 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 980
Posted By hcour
Thanks for the link. Some good info. Hell,...

Thanks for the link. Some good info.

Hell, maybe I just need bifocals...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Jun 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 980
Posted By hcour
But aren't there certain definable components...

But aren't there certain definable components that go into higher quality screens - it uses X instead of Y, and A instead of B, and so on? I'm googling around but I can't seem to find what the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Jun 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 980
Posted By hcour
Just to be clear, I don't think it's the...

Just to be clear, I don't think it's the resolution. I think it's a cheap quality screen overall. Apparently this is common with vendor-specific models. Thanks.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Jun 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 980
Posted By hcour
Thanks for the suggestions. The refresh is...

Thanks for the suggestions.

The refresh is set to the default 60hz.

I have the latest video drivers, max res, brightness at a reasonable setting (not too bright) and cleartype calibrated. No...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Jun 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 980
Posted By hcour
Low Quality Notebook Screen Causing Eye Strain?

I recently bought an ASUS G75VW-TH71 from TigerDirect. Afterwards I found out that this model is exclusive to that vendor and as such it may have a lower-quality screen than other models. (For one...
Forum: Gaming 10 May 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 763
Posted By hcour
I'm not sure I'd say it's necessarily "erratic",...

I'm not sure I'd say it's necessarily "erratic", it's just hard to be pinpoint accurate, for instance, when tracking a moving target across the screen. That's why I was trying to adjust it through...
Forum: Gaming 10 May 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 763
Posted By hcour
Do I Need a Gaming Mouse?

I recently bought an ASUS G75 gaming notebook, which is great, and I'm currently using a Logitech M510 usb wireless mouse. I play mostly FPS and it has enough buttons for me, the problem is aiming...
Forum: Network & Sharing 30 Apr 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 1,937
Posted By hcour
Seems simple enough. Thanks much.

Seems simple enough. Thanks much.
Forum: Network & Sharing 30 Apr 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 1,937
Posted By hcour
Yeah, I have a couple but they're all full of...

Yeah, I have a couple but they're all full of data.
Forum: Network & Sharing 30 Apr 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 1,937
Posted By hcour
Fast Transfer of Data Between 2 Computers?

I need to transfer about 100 gb of data from my desktop (Win 7) to my notebook (Win 8). They connect via wifi but that would take forever. Is there a faster way to do this? Can I connect them via USB...
Forum: Software 09 Mar 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 2,545
Posted By hcour
Found one called NeoDownloader that seems to be...

Found one called NeoDownloader that seems to be working pretty well.
Forum: Software 09 Mar 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 2,545
Posted By hcour
None in particular, just various wallpaper sites.

None in particular, just various wallpaper sites.
Forum: Software 09 Mar 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 2,545
Posted By hcour
Free Batch Image Downloader?

Can someone recommend a good free program that will batch download images? I'd like to be able to get wallpapers from sites w/o having to click on each thumbnail and then saving the images...
Forum: Security News 12 Jan 2013
Replies: 21
Views: 1,435
Posted By hcour
Does this threat only apply to browsers? I've...

Does this threat only apply to browsers? I've disabled Java in Firefox, but I also use Vuze which apparently uses Java. Is it safe to use Vuze? Thanks.
Forum: Network & Sharing 13 Nov 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 2,693
Posted By hcour
Thanks for the info. I'll play around w/it a bit...

Thanks for the info. I'll play around w/it a bit and see what kind of results I get. Still w/google right now and, yes, it's noticeably faster than RR.
Forum: Network & Sharing 11 Nov 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 2,693
Posted By hcour
Ah. I was browsing and dl'ing when I ran it. I'll...

Ah. I was browsing and dl'ing when I ran it. I'll do it again w/o any other activity. Thanks again.
Forum: Network & Sharing 11 Nov 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 2,693
Posted By hcour
Ok. Well, I ran the namebench program and it said...

Ok. Well, I ran the namebench program and it said Google would be 86% faster than my current DNS. So I switched from OpenDNS to Google, ran namebench again and it said OpenDNS would be 20% faster...
Forum: Network & Sharing 11 Nov 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 2,693
Posted By hcour
Thanks. I dl'ed it and will check it out.

Thanks. I dl'ed it and will check it out.
Forum: Network & Sharing 11 Nov 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 2,693
Posted By hcour
I went ahead and signed up for OpenDNS to get the...

I went ahead and signed up for OpenDNS to get the extra goodies. Definitely seeing a boost in page loads. Very nice.

Thanks guys!
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