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Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 423
Posted By Lava King
Paul, I should have all the parts by Friday...

Paul,

I should have all the parts by Friday afternoon.

I'm working Saturday but off on Sunday and Tuesday. I'm gonna say it'll be sometime next week before I have it all together. That sucks,...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 423
Posted By Lava King
Parts ordered and on the way (from 3 different...

Parts ordered and on the way (from 3 different locations!).


CPU: i7 5960X...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 5 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 174
Posted By Lava King
DDR4 RAM considerations

I don't know which to choose.

Low CAS at stock speed: Adata 16GB kit (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820211910)


Moderate CAS at OC speed: G.Skill 16GB kit...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 1 Week Ago
Replies: 615
Views: 15,851
Posted By Lava King
Cleanroom?! No no no! Hire a maid. From Paris....

Cleanroom?! No no no! Hire a maid. From Paris. Job done. ;)
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 1 Week Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 423
Posted By Lava King
Uh oh, lots of bad reviews of the Cooler Master...

Uh oh, lots of bad reviews of the Cooler Master Glacer 240L on NewEgg. Looks like pump failure could be a problem.

New choice for CPU cooling is Corsair H105.
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 1 Week Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 423
Posted By Lava King
OK, not exactly a fair comparison (DDR3 at 2000...

OK, not exactly a fair comparison (DDR3 at 2000 MHz, DDR4 at 2400 MHz) but it does give you a feel for the difference between DDR3 and DDR4.

-I_qKCSGS4U
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 1 Week Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 423
Posted By Lava King
While it's true that I may never put the 5960X to...

While it's true that I may never put the 5960X to full use, it's what I want. I'll never be able to afford a Ferrari or Lamborghini, But I can afford this ;)

Still haven't decided on a...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 1 Week Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 423
Posted By Lava King
Time to build a monster

The release of Haswell-E has given me the motivation to finally build a new machine, and I think that it should be a monster, or at least a potential monster.

Prices are high, but I think that a...
Forum: Chillout Room 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 314
Posted By Lava King
I put Ubuntu 10.04 LTS on a 7 year old Toshiba...

I put Ubuntu 10.04 LTS on a 7 year old Toshiba notebook that originally had Windows Vista. There was no drama at all and everything works fine as far as I can tell.

I don't have experience with...
Forum: Sound & Audio 06 Aug 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 445
Posted By Lava King
I prefer the optical because it is NOT an...

I prefer the optical because it is NOT an electrical connection between the PC and audio receiver and therefore there's a much lesser chance of getting PC noise (buzz, hum, hash etc.) out of your...
Forum: General Discussion 31 Jul 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 264
Posted By Lava King
Hello Paul, The views don't correspond to...

Hello Paul,

The views don't correspond to actual people, there are any number of search engine indexing bots looking at the forum.

Can't help you with all your questions, but here's what I've...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 26 Jul 2014
Replies: 615
Views: 15,851
Posted By Lava King
My "backup solution" for my media repository...

My "backup solution" for my media repository arrived yesterday (Friday).

Two Western Digital My Book 4TB external drives.

Inateck USB 3.0 PCIe 2-port card with power adapter cables and low...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Jul 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 337
Posted By Lava King
Pretty! :D ...something else that I can...

Pretty! :D

...something else that I can spend money on...:shock:
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 25 Jul 2014
Replies: 85
Views: 2,474
Posted By Lava King
Looks great, NoN. What is the card just...

Looks great, NoN.

What is the card just above the PSU?




Kent
Forum: Benchmarks 22 Jul 2014
Replies: 392
Views: 21,010
Posted By Lava King
Be careful, replacing parts from overclocking can...

Be careful, replacing parts from overclocking can be expensive.[/QUOTE]

Oh I didn't mean OC, I don't know enough to try it so I don't, too risky. :p Although I guess 3000 score is good...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Jul 2014
Replies: 33
Views: 740
Posted By Lava King
It looks like you're using the Toshiba...

It looks like you're using the Toshiba application for Bluetooth, I'm using the built-in Windows Bluetooth services.

Did you pair the phone with the PC? If not, then that will have to be done...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Jul 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 2,596
Posted By Lava King
A mutant! Burn it! :p:p Interesting. Do...

A mutant! Burn it! :p:p

Interesting. Do they go both ways? Uh, what I mean is, are there cables available that go in the opposite direction from the one pictured?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Jul 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 2,596
Posted By Lava King
The nomenclature is rather weird, they should...

The nomenclature is rather weird, they should have been called "up" and "down."

If the drive is sitting on a table, right-side-up, and you're looking at the connector end, then:


Left = Cable...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Jul 2014
Replies: 33
Views: 740
Posted By Lava King
Our tech toys can be frustrating at times, can't...

Our tech toys can be frustrating at times, can't they? :eek:

You've established a working Bluetooth connection so half the battle is won.

Here are the Bluetooth settings on the PC that I send...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Jul 2014
Replies: 33
Views: 740
Posted By Lava King
Not trying to confuse the issue, but another...

Not trying to confuse the issue, but another alternative is to transfer your pictures to the PC via BlueTooth. Yeah, it's even "slower as" ;) but it's nearly painless once it's set up.

I set the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 19 Jul 2014
Replies: 33
Views: 740
Posted By Lava King
I realize that our phones are different, but...

I realize that our phones are different, but perhaps this will help...

On my phone (HTC Thunderbolt) I can go to Settings>Personal>Connect to PC where I can set the default action (Charge Only,...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Jul 2014
Replies: 33
Views: 772
Posted By Lava King
Ah, I see what you are saying. The Reset...

Ah, I see what you are saying.

The Reset button is an alternative to turning off the power, it is not supposed to be a graceful restart.

The proper use of the Reset button is when the computer...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Jul 2014
Replies: 33
Views: 772
Posted By Lava King
cgentil, Your mainboard does not have a...

cgentil,

Your mainboard does not have a separate Sleep input, it has only Power and Reset inputs.

The button with the circular arrow is Reset, every Sleep button that I've seen has a picture of...
Forum: Chillout Room 16 Jul 2014
Replies: 22
Views: 690
Posted By Lava King
Very cool, can you post a picture of the coin? ...

Very cool, can you post a picture of the coin?

I have a clear recollection of watching the Apollo 11 launch (I was a month and a half shy of 7 years old) on live TV but I don't recall seeing the...
Forum: Chillout Room 16 Jul 2014
Replies: 279
Views: 9,735
Posted By Lava King
My most sincere condolences to Pam and the rest...

My most sincere condolences to Pam and the rest of the family.

Gary will most certainly be missed.
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