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Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Dec 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 781
Posted By Vocalpoint
Just to close this one off - after ditching the...

Just to close this one off - after ditching the video card - this board is rockin with the HD 4000 graphics. Actually seems a lot "faster" running off the integrated chip - but that may just be a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Dec 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 781
Posted By Vocalpoint
Oh it gets better! As soon as I popped my Quadro...

Oh it gets better! As soon as I popped my Quadro out - the entire menu returned. So this is much more than just losing the command to enable/disable the graphics. On my board - if there is a video...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Dec 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 781
Posted By Vocalpoint
Updated my specs :) You may be onto...

Updated my specs :)

You may be onto something with the graphics. I will pop my card out and see what happens.

Cheers!

VP
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Dec 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 781
Posted By Vocalpoint
ASUS P8Z77-V - Why do I not have a System Agent Config in the BIOS

Been a long time since I posted but I am hoping someone can help me with this weird one. I have an ASUS P8Z77-V running a Intel i7 3770K that has been running perfect since the fall of 2012.
...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Oct 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,039
Posted By Vocalpoint
Yep - I have a bunch of drives here. That's...

Yep - I have a bunch of drives here. That's probably the easiest fix to try first....

Will report back.

VP
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Oct 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,039
Posted By Vocalpoint
Computer shuts off when I press Eject button on DVD Drive

Morning,

Totally odd one here and the first time I have every seen it. Recently built a new studio (recording) rig...with the following parts:



CPU: Intel Core™i7 3770K
...
Forum: Sound & Audio 18 Sep 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 2,058
Posted By Vocalpoint
I guess I am just a bit gun shy on using these...

I guess I am just a bit gun shy on using these drivers after reading about all the disasters people have been describing trying to uninstall them.

Q1: If I were to go for these - is it smarter to...
Forum: Sound & Audio 18 Sep 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 2,058
Posted By Vocalpoint
Thanks for the update. But in my experience -...

Thanks for the update. But in my experience - staying as far away from any Realtek software has been my general rule. The stock Windows 7 drivers work straight away with this board and without...
Forum: Sound & Audio 18 Sep 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 2,058
Posted By Vocalpoint
Volume controls on K800 Keyboard do not work with Headphones

Morning,

Bit of a weird one here...within the last week - I installed a fresh copy of Win 7 x64 SP1 on a new office workstation. I am using the Logitech K800 keyboard and J.River Media Center for...
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 Nov 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 3,029
Posted By Vocalpoint
Sounds like no one is bothering with chipset...

Sounds like no one is bothering with chipset software - so neither will I :)

Cheers,

VP
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 Nov 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 3,029
Posted By Vocalpoint
Pretty much what I am doing. Do you bother with...

Pretty much what I am doing. Do you bother with chipset drivers with Windows 7?

VP
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 Nov 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 3,029
Posted By Vocalpoint
"Update 1st" meaning Windows Updates? And then...

"Update 1st" meaning Windows Updates? And then you do your system drivers?

VP
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 Nov 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 3,029
Posted By Vocalpoint
Which brings up yet another question: Are...

Which brings up yet another question:

Are you guys still installing the latest Intel Chipset drivers? Even with Win 7 SP1? I ask because I am using a circa 2008 GigaByte board here and it's...
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 Nov 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 3,029
Posted By Vocalpoint
When is the best time to do Windows Update in a fresh install?

Morning,

I am rebuilding a workstation here and I am wonder "when" (In terms of order) do you guy run Windows Update during a bare metal reinstall of Windows 7?

I currently do ALL my drivers...
Forum: System Security 16 Jan 2011
Replies: 224
Views: 37,780
Posted By Vocalpoint
For me - RAM usage should be based on what I...

For me - RAM usage should be based on what I actually get for my usage. I am fine with giving up 66MB if I get 66MB worth of functionality. But when my retail version of ESET 4.0xx is using 45MB and...
Forum: System Security 18 Dec 2010
Replies: 224
Views: 37,780
Posted By Vocalpoint
Well - my full blown ESET 4.2.40.0 AV - which is...

Well - my full blown ESET 4.2.40.0 AV - which is about a hundred times more full featured than MSE will ever be is only using 31MB as I type...so yes - there are a number of much "lighter"...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Aug 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 10,515
Posted By Vocalpoint
So this is getting downright weird...for these...

So this is getting downright weird...for these two machines that will not co-op.

First - a wee bit of history. The one workstation that is now working is my personal machine. It has a GigaByte...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Aug 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 10,515
Posted By Vocalpoint
I will run all three on the two workstations and...

I will run all three on the two workstations and post em up here...

Cheers,

VP
Forum: General Discussion 06 Aug 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 10,515
Posted By Vocalpoint
That's what I figured...I did get a v- guy on the...

That's what I figured...I did get a v- guy on the wire and he was zero help.

But now that I have one machine working - my other two will not smarten up. I managed to get my workstation going...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Aug 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 10,515
Posted By Vocalpoint
OMG! SOLVED. Turns out this frigging...

OMG! SOLVED.

Turns out this frigging service: Windows Media Center TV Archive Transfer Service - has been holding up the parade over here for months!

After a quick disable of that...I checked...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Aug 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 10,515
Posted By Vocalpoint
Now this is bizarre...when I run powercfg...

Now this is bizarre...when I run powercfg -requests...I get:

SYSTEM:
[DRIVER] \FileSystem\rdbss
A file has been opened across the network. File name: [\SERVER\Videos\Top Gun\my movies.xml]...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Aug 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 10,515
Posted By Vocalpoint
AWESOME! You are truly the first person I...

AWESOME!

You are truly the first person I have come across that has shown me the "way" on this. Could you list your hardware specs...I really really want to solve this issue and if there is a way...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Aug 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 10,515
Posted By Vocalpoint
I disagree. According to these very forums (and...

I disagree. According to these very forums (and the tutorials) this particular entry is supposed to put my just woken machine back to sleep - 120 seconds after an "idle" condition has occurred like...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Aug 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 10,515
Posted By Vocalpoint
Auto Return to Sleep after wake up

Can't say I really dislike much about Win 7 - EXCEPT:

It will not honor the "Return to Sleep" timeout value that is in the registry - when the Power Plan is set to High Performance. If this plan...
Forum: Drivers 29 Jun 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 1,652
Posted By Vocalpoint
Thanks guys...this is definitely the way to go. I...

Thanks guys...this is definitely the way to go. I did this with my XP disc for years - never knew that there were solid Win7 tools now.

Thanks!

VP
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