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Forum: Graphic Cards 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
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Posted By sdowney717
Apparently this is done by that USB service port....

Apparently this is done by that USB service port. Binary hex files can be uploaded to the HDTV to make adjustments. Not that we can do this.

Westinghouse LCD TV service menu access? - AVS Forum |...
Forum: Graphic Cards 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 356
Posted By sdowney717
ok, here is an interesting page for my monitor. ...

ok, here is an interesting page for my monitor.
The tiny text examples for windows all show for me lots of red and blue color fringing.
The tiny text examples under the linux section show perfect ...
Forum: Graphic Cards 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 356
Posted By sdowney717
I found out the problem is subpixel antialiasing....

I found out the problem is subpixel antialiasing. I need to read up more on this one.

Antialiasing 101 - HTML5 Rocks (http://www.html5rocks.com/en/tutorials/internals/antialiasing-101/)...
Forum: Graphic Cards 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 356
Posted By sdowney717
Since I use Chrome mostly I went looking at font...

Since I use Chrome mostly I went looking at font settings. There is a font extension...
Forum: Graphic Cards 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 356
Posted By sdowney717
Odd but tiny icons are NOT affected, only text. ...

Odd but tiny icons are NOT affected, only text. Such as on Chrome, the right left arrows, the reload button are all finely carved no color fringing.
The tiny icon extensions on the right are all...
Forum: Graphic Cards 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 356
Posted By sdowney717
Is there any way to align the LED in the HDTV? ...

Is there any way to align the LED in the HDTV?
Looking at the image with a magnifier lens, it looks as if about a half of all the letters have the colors overlapping not entirely perfect. Like the...
Forum: Graphic Cards 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 356
Posted By sdowney717
The nvidia driver control panel lists 1080p as...

The nvidia driver control panel lists 1080p as native resolution for the LD2240.
1080i, the odd coloring goes away on text. But this also makes the text fuzzier, not as crisp.

PC settings seem to...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 544
Posted By sdowney717
I'm not sure if your question below was meant to...

I'm not sure if your question below was meant to addressed Wandering one (http://www.sevenforums.com/member.php?u=170110)'s comment (quoted above).



USB hubs can work well, but you are missing...
Forum: Graphic Cards 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 356
Posted By sdowney717
LED monitor displays black text as mix of red, black, blue

I had to switch monitors and video cards both when the old monitor broke, which was working perfectly, it was 1650 by 1080 max resolution. This new monitor is 1080p, wide screen. 1920 by 1080.

The...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 544
Posted By sdowney717
Just updating. I plugged in an external hard...

Just updating. I plugged in an external hard drive with a 5 foot cable into the 15 foot cable and it works fine.

I bought that hub, and it works fine sort of. The hub however has an issue. Not all...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 544
Posted By sdowney717
ok, I managed to break it.! It can play an avi...

ok, I managed to break it.!
It can play an avi movie fine.
It can not play a wtv file from WMP. I hear sound and see a terrible picture. The real test will be play that movie, run a gps, run a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 544
Posted By sdowney717
This is getting real silly! I plugged in an...

This is getting real silly!
I plugged in an external harddrive in a 3.5 inch case self powered.
I plugged this into my cobbled together usb mixed up 19 foot cable.
Then I am playing a movie off...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 544
Posted By sdowney717
The keyboard and mouse probably would be able to...

The keyboard and mouse probably would be able to share a single cable but adding a GPS could create bottle necks, in which case a second (Plan B) or a third (Plan C)USB cable may be needed.

Plan...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 544
Posted By sdowney717
I have never owned or used a powered usb hub. Why...

I have never owned or used a powered usb hub. Why have a 7 port hub if they don't work that well? I have about 15 feet to get to where it needs to be, then need to connect three usb devices. That...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 544
Posted By sdowney717
I know, that makes sense. I need to connect a...

I know, that makes sense.
I need to connect a GPS, mouse, keyboard. That is it. I have a built in PC on our boat and had to move it. So needed longer cables.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 544
Posted By sdowney717
I have read it is a timing issue, too long cable,...

I have read it is a timing issue, too long cable, usb is half duplex, has to wait for responses, so the time the signal takes between end points gets too great and it times out and stop responding....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 544
Posted By sdowney717
Ok, now I un plugged the mouse and plugged in...

Ok, now I un plugged the mouse and plugged in this usb keyboard.
It also is working fine.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 544
Posted By sdowney717
For a test, I strung together 3 extensions usb...

For a test, I strung together 3 extensions usb and plugged in a mouse. Total length is 19 feet.
The mouse works perfectly.
So, I wonder about this extension length specification.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 544
Posted By sdowney717
USB cable extension length 15 foot plus 1.5 foot to a powered hub

Maximum length for usb 2.0 is 5 meters. = 16.4 feet

If I get a usb 2.0 extension cable of 15 feet and plug in this 3.0 powered hub with its supplied 1.5 foot cable, will it fail to work?
Scheme...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Oct 2015
Replies: 82
Views: 65,435
Posted By sdowney717
ddrescue mapfile and logfile location?...

ddrescue mapfile and logfile location? (http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/showthread.php?p=5432914#post5432914)

In curiosity I asked about said logfile for ddrescue. It is created in the...
Forum: News 01 Oct 2015
Replies: 59
Views: 4,861
Posted By sdowney717
NSA Asked Linus Torvalds To Install Backdoors...

NSA Asked Linus Torvalds To Install Backdoors Into GNU/Linux - Falkvinge on Infopolicy (http://falkvinge.net/2013/11/17/nsa-asked-linus-torvalds-to-install-backdoors-into-gnulinux/)
NSA Wanted...
Forum: News 30 Sep 2015
Replies: 59
Views: 4,861
Posted By sdowney717
MS wont trivially poke into your PC for fun,...

MS wont trivially poke into your PC for fun, although a government might want to check you out, see what your doing or saying about them, etc... to asses your risk to them.

Part of our homeland...
Forum: News 30 Sep 2015
Replies: 59
Views: 4,861
Posted By sdowney717
NSA helped with Windows 7 development |...

NSA helped with Windows 7 development | Computerworld (http://www.computerworld.com/article/2521809/government-it/nsa-helped-with-windows-7-development.html)

That is so funny reading that line,...
Forum: News 30 Sep 2015
Replies: 59
Views: 4,861
Posted By sdowney717
Maybe you mean PRISM...

Maybe you mean PRISM (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PRISM_(surveillance_program))?[/QUOTE]

I am not the only one to feel like or know something about this. :)
NSA Built Back Door In All Windows...
Forum: News 30 Sep 2015
Replies: 59
Views: 4,861
Posted By sdowney717
I'm personally don't see a problem. Any time...

I'm personally don't see a problem.

Any time a government agency or any experts for that matter can help a manufacture of a operating system to make it more secure is not a bad thing. To me it's a...
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