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Forum: Drivers 28 Nov 2010
Replies: 34
Views: 3,837
Posted By Xander
Thanks for the driver version info, nice to know...

Thanks for the driver version info, nice to know it's not reverted to an ancient driver, but you've hit the problem right there. The damn thing won't install the AMD drivers. It keeps stopping just...
Forum: Drivers 28 Nov 2010
Replies: 34
Views: 3,837
Posted By Xander
Ok I'm having similar problems and having used...

Ok I'm having similar problems and having used windows update it claims to have installed the latest version fo teh driver for my HD5700 but device manager says it's like version 8.791.0.0 when it...
Forum: Gaming 28 Apr 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,238
Posted By Xander
Probable fix. I reinstalled and avoided all...

Probable fix.

I reinstalled and avoided all security programs except windows defender, pc matic and kaspersky 2010 which I was running before and it didn't cause a problem (don't ask why I...
Forum: Gaming 06 Apr 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,238
Posted By Xander
New builds don't automatically mean magic fixes. ...

New builds don't automatically mean magic fixes.

I merely linked to that thread to show that there were many different inconclusive reasons why that game hard freezes.

If you think it's...
Forum: Gaming 06 Apr 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,238
Posted By Xander
Errm... arse? This IS a new build...

Errm... arse?

This IS a new build computer... the last one was a 775 and that started crashing... mind you it was also losing the internet totally so I'm still happy I invested in a new rig (aside...
Forum: Gaming 05 Apr 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,238
Posted By Xander
Modern Warfare 2 - Evasive problem

Okay so I can run modern warfare 2 through steam for hours successfully. Then the very next da (like today) it crashes, not once but every time... like a score in a row thus far.

The problem...
Forum: Gaming 04 Mar 2010
Replies: 30
Views: 41,708
Posted By Xander
I re bought BF2142 through the EA download...

I re bought BF2142 through the EA download manager thingy a while ago thinking that this would solve the admin issues only to find that it was incompatible with Win 7 64 bit. Fortunately about a week...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Mar 2010
Replies: 0
Views: 1,030
Posted By Xander
RIP Q6600? 5770? or someone else?

HALP!

I think I've broken something or something needs to be taken off the caffeine so it speaks to me again.

I've got a Q6600 running on a X38-DQ6 with a pretty much spanky new Vapor-X 5770....
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 09 Nov 2009
Replies: 31
Views: 5,220
Posted By Xander
Overclocking, many many people have said to me...

Overclocking, many many people have said to me that my computer will run this fast afterwards and I should look at this that and the other. I think I've tried overclocking like dozens of times. Every...
Forum: System Security 09 Nov 2009
Replies: 467
Views: 72,188
Posted By Xander
So what kind of resources does it use now? ...

So what kind of resources does it use now?

Oh and just to be sure I wasn't thinking of old information I did a quick google search on top anti virus and norton got either a B grade or 9th place...
Forum: System Security 03 Nov 2009
Replies: 467
Views: 72,188
Posted By Xander
If only the requirements were just that antivirus...

If only the requirements were just that antivirus nukes all comers... however it also has to be light and fast. Include that and many behemoths fail, including Norton in my experience.

After all...
Forum: Software 06 Aug 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 94,947
Posted By Xander
Fork out for Everest and it'll display them in...

Fork out for Everest and it'll display them in the tray.
Forum: General Discussion 05 Aug 2009
Replies: 283
Poll: Seven or XP?
Views: 19,550
Posted By Xander
It's more likely that those who like to tweak and...

It's more likely that those who like to tweak and get new stuff would snatch up a new OS to go with their new shinies where as those who "if it ain't broke then don't fix it" won't change OS the same...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Aug 2009
Replies: 283
Poll: Seven or XP?
Views: 19,550
Posted By Xander
Errm Windows 7 without question. Yes I did...

Errm Windows 7 without question.

Yes I did used to use XP both 32 bit and then 64 bit when I realised how advantageous it is (esp at the time cause lots of buggy software didn't code for 64 bit...
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 Aug 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 2,149
Posted By Xander
SSDs and reinstallation

The first time I installed the Windows 7 RC it took no time at all on a standard velociraptor but when I changed over two a pair of SSDs running in RAID0 I had all kinds of problems. Mostly these...
Forum: Sound & Audio 29 Jul 2009
Replies: 21
Views: 3,239
Posted By Xander
Yeah audiophile I'm not. Hence the XFi and for...

Yeah audiophile I'm not. Hence the XFi and for speakers my long serving Cambridge Soundworks 2.1 set. I did pick up a Medusa 5.1 Headset though for gaming with Vent and they're amazing... if a little...
Forum: Software 29 Jul 2009
Replies: 4
Views: 10,865
Posted By Xander
Did you manage to find out what it was doing...

Did you manage to find out what it was doing which queered up your PC?

The reason I ask is that I can't seem to pin anything to the program directly. I am running my memory at it's stated speed...
Forum: Software 28 Jul 2009
Replies: 4
Views: 10,865
Posted By Xander
Gigabyte Dynamic Energy Saver

Anyone had problems with this app?

I'm starting to suspect it's causing faults much like overclocked hardware but I've nothing concrete yet.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 28 Jul 2009
Replies: 8
Views: 6,679
Posted By Xander
Ok started system up this evening and placed the...

Ok started system up this evening and placed the far cry disc in it figuring I'd give it one last whirl before trying to pester someone for help and whaddya know... the damned thing started first...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Jul 2009
Replies: 56
Views: 5,352
Posted By Xander
Oh with my lot I doubt that. It still "does...

Oh with my lot I doubt that. It still "does stuff" like on it's own!!!!

Dun dun duhhh!!!

The advent of cyberdine!!!

They'll be shouting at it for months *sigh*
Forum: General Discussion 28 Jul 2009
Replies: 56
Views: 5,352
Posted By Xander
The reason most people who stick with XP will do...

The reason most people who stick with XP will do so until they have to upgrade is easy. It ain't broke so don't fix it.

The reason they think this? They never use the OS other than to run their...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 27 Jul 2009
Replies: 8
Views: 6,679
Posted By Xander
Errm I'd like to second this query. I've already...

Errm I'd like to second this query. I've already killed my TSST DVD drive trying to update the firmware and now the Sony Blueray drive I just replaced it with is arguing as well!

I am testing this...
Forum: Gaming 27 Jul 2009
Replies: 24
Views: 17,460
Posted By Xander
Yeah I heard the same thing and bought 2x7600GTs...

Yeah I heard the same thing and bought 2x7600GTs then a 7950GX2. Problem after problem. The next build, 3870X2... not a problem since except a couple of weird driver issues where it'd border the...
Forum: Gaming 27 Jul 2009
Replies: 24
Views: 17,460
Posted By Xander
I wonder if this crashing in Far Cry is just the...

I wonder if this crashing in Far Cry is just the ATi crowd then?

It's either that or Dan's one smug/ lucky errm... personage...

;)

I have found that memory leak this weekend though. Oddly...
Forum: Installation & Setup 24 Jul 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 10,489
Posted By Xander
Brief summary of response = "Arse". I was...

Brief summary of response = "Arse".

I was kinda hoping that some bright spark would have created a windows service pack customiser or some such. From what I've read so far the only reason it...
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