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Forum: Graphic Cards 01 May 2014
Replies: 17
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Posted By Trapper
Hi Boozad. New card installed, updated and...

Hi Boozad.

New card installed, updated and running fine :D.

I will have to try a spot internet gaming!

Thanks for your help and advice.

Regards
Alan.
Forum: Graphic Cards 28 Apr 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 1,069
Posted By Trapper
I take your point, if it aint busted don't fix...

I take your point, if it aint busted don't fix it!

I do not want to mess things up too much so will leave as is for the time being, any problems and I will revert back to MS Generic driver.

The...
Forum: Graphic Cards 27 Apr 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 1,069
Posted By Trapper
Guess that is what you call future proofing and...

Guess that is what you call future proofing and staying ahead of the game :D.

Below should be the snippit on the LG driver which may help. When I plugged in the monitor it was working fine on...
Forum: Graphic Cards 26 Apr 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 1,069
Posted By Trapper
I checked the framerate of the HD5570 of...

I checked the framerate of the HD5570 of Halflife/Lost Coast, this was reported as 65.04fps, not sure if that is good or not though. Interesting to see what the new one reports.

Installing the...
Forum: Graphic Cards 26 Apr 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 1,069
Posted By Trapper
Dusted off my credit card and have ordered the...

Dusted off my credit card and have ordered the new card as you have recommended :). I did a Google search and looked on some websites and they gave some very positive comments, and as you say the...
Forum: Graphic Cards 25 Apr 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 1,069
Posted By Trapper
Many thanks for the suggestion, had a quick peek...

Many thanks for the suggestion, had a quick peek and it looks great but will read up on it tomorrow, the 5570 has done sterling service but I know it is not a great card but was all I could afford at...
Forum: Graphic Cards 25 Apr 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 1,069
Posted By Trapper
Thanks for the fast reply!! My budget is around...

Thanks for the fast reply!! My budget is around 100 much more and the Mrs will need a new outfit as compensation!

Regards
Alan.
Forum: Graphic Cards 25 Apr 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 1,069
Posted By Trapper
Thanks, I use it mostly for data;...

Thanks, I use it mostly for data; Excel/Word/Emails, some photo work on posters. I do, when I am in the mood kill a few Aliens or battle away at some gaming, Quake/Halfllife/Bio-Shock/Call of Duty...
Forum: Graphic Cards 25 Apr 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 1,069
Posted By Trapper
ATI Radeon HD5570 with new 23" LG IPS Monitor - Upgrade card?

I don't wish to waste money but am thinking perhaps it's time to change my Video card. At present I have the Radeon HD5570 1GB DDR3 which is quite a few years old, it's still working fine but I have...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Feb 2014
Replies: 70
Views: 2,139
Posted By Trapper
Hi Bill. I looked through my old emails and...

Hi Bill.

I looked through my old emails and various posts, I am sure that the file that was deleted was flash.ocx which was needed to run an old copy of Paint Shop Pro and/or Paint Shop Photo...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 22 Feb 2014
Replies: 70
Views: 2,139
Posted By Trapper
Hi. Sorry Bill, you will have to put your big...

Hi.
Sorry Bill, you will have to put your big hammer back in the toy box. Bitdefender has not re-appeared in the startup list since I unchecked the box, it is checked under Services though.

I...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 21 Feb 2014
Replies: 70
Views: 2,139
Posted By Trapper
Hi Bill. I have Bitdefender Total Security...

Hi Bill.

I have Bitdefender Total Security 2014 on a cheap renew deal. I have looked through all the options I can find and there does not seem to be an option 'not to load Bitdefender at startup'...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 21 Feb 2014
Replies: 70
Views: 2,139
Posted By Trapper
Hi Guy's. Back again. Maybe I will...

Hi Guy's.

Back again.


Maybe I will leave TFC for another day, I just twigged that TFC Probably stands for Temporary File Cleaner?

As said doing this caused serious problems a while ago so...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 21 Feb 2014
Replies: 70
Views: 2,139
Posted By Trapper
:cry::cry: Made me smile that did, all that...

:cry::cry:

Made me smile that did, all that effort on your part to help me to update a driver, and my efforts to complete the task successfully in the end, only to then disable it. Oh well, so be...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Feb 2014
Replies: 70
Views: 2,139
Posted By Trapper
Hi Maxie. I am most certainly not...

Hi Maxie.

I am most certainly not complaining, as said its much faster and a good result.

Both yours, pbcopters and Bills help has been outstanding, and shows how deserving is the reputation...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Feb 2014
Replies: 70
Views: 2,139
Posted By Trapper
Hi Maxie & Bill Okay shut down and...

Hi Maxie & Bill

Okay shut down and restarted. On my stopwatch it took 1 min 10 seconds to get to the Windows logon screen from the 'Starting Windows' screen, much faster than it has been recently!...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Feb 2014
Replies: 70
Views: 2,139
Posted By Trapper
Hi Maxie. I have yet to restart this PC but...

Hi Maxie.

I have yet to restart this PC but after the driver update it still took mote than it used to.

Hi Bill.
I have unchecked the startup programs in Performance Troubleshooter as below:...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Feb 2014
Replies: 70
Views: 2,139
Posted By Trapper
Success, well sort of :confused: Managed to...

Success, well sort of :confused:

Managed to overcome the Command Prompt Box as below, and ran Win64e.

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I then used the Global Link to downolad a new driver file.

I extracted the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Feb 2014
Replies: 70
Views: 2,139
Posted By Trapper
Hi Bill. Okay I have done the pbcopter suggestion...

Hi Bill. Okay I have done the pbcopter suggestion a few times now. Each time I reboot it reverts to as it was before:

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Maybe I've lost the plot, maybe I should be on weaker tablets. I...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Feb 2014
Replies: 70
Views: 2,139
Posted By Trapper
Hi Bill I have printed out your recap post and...

Hi Bill
I have printed out your recap post and will try to clear up anything I can, I must say you're going above and beyond what anyone could expect and all I can do is say a humble 'thank you'.
...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Feb 2014
Replies: 70
Views: 2,139
Posted By Trapper
Hi Maxie. I am back in the real world not safe...

Hi Maxie.
I am back in the real world not safe mode :D
I have two cd/dvd Rom's, just put a music cd in each and both played so assume all is okay with them, I have not opened the zip file yet due...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Feb 2014
Replies: 70
Views: 2,139
Posted By Trapper
Oh Dear, here I am in Safe Mode with Networking...

Oh Dear, here I am in Safe Mode with Networking and only half a visible screen due to resolution.

Bill, you did say to stop before continuing if it went wrong well....
Okay, the Clean start up...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Feb 2014
Replies: 70
Views: 2,139
Posted By Trapper
Hi Maxie. I am with BT fibre optic BB option...

Hi Maxie.

I am with BT fibre optic BB option 1 I think! I get 40GB download.

Yip, Bill has given me a few tasks to keep me out of mischief!

Hi Bill.

Completed the SF Diagnostic task,...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Feb 2014
Replies: 70
Views: 2,139
Posted By Trapper
Hi Maxie. The results of the speed test were: ...

Hi Maxie.
The results of the speed test were:
Download Test 1 27.61Mbps Test 2 29.59Mbps
Upload Test 1 8.79Mbps Test 2 8.82Mpbs

Hope that's okay for fibre optic Broad band.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Feb 2014
Replies: 70
Views: 2,139
Posted By Trapper
Hi Bill. Thank you for your very complete...

Hi Bill.
Thank you for your very complete reply, I will read through this once I have printed it out.

Just to clarify a question over my use of command prompt. I understood this was...
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