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Forum: Hardware & Devices 3 Days Ago
Replies: 4
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Posted By HerrKaLeun
GoKay: thanks for the reply. I should have...

GoKay: thanks for the reply. I should have pointed out i have my OS on a single (no RAID) SSD. I only meant to store data on RAID... so any booting is not necessary. Stripping is also not necessary...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 5 Days Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 227
Posted By HerrKaLeun
i did a lot of reading on this and kind of...

i did a lot of reading on this and kind of conclude software and the fake-Hardware (aka Bios Raid on my chipset) are not really useful. The W7 software RAID doesn't seem to notify the user when a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 5 Days Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 227
Posted By HerrKaLeun
RAID 1 from Bios or in software?

I always had my main data on a RAID 1 (mirror) and used the Bios RAID (see my system spec). I know i still need to back up... this is more an instant backup before i do my hourly backup to a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Mar 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 385
Posted By HerrKaLeun
If i read this correctly, it supports 1920x1200"...

If i read this correctly, it supports 1920x1200" ont eh te digital outputs and 2048x1536 on analog. Darn... so for a 27" monitor i need either a new board or a grafix card.
I did soem more...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Mar 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 385
Posted By HerrKaLeun
use 27" (2560 x 1440) on board with 1920x1200)

I have the ASROCK H77M (http://www.asrock.com/mb/Intel/H77M/?cat=Specifications) and want to buy a 27" monitor with 2560x1440 resolution.

the specs show on DVI/HDMI it only can support 1920x1200....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Jan 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 924
Posted By HerrKaLeun
Thanks for the help. One more question, on...

Thanks for the help.
One more question, on Newegg (http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.aspx?Submit=ENE&IsNodeId=1&N=100007603%2050001984%20600003340%20600003300%20600083978) there are many...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Jan 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 479
Posted By HerrKaLeun
if you use it heavily you may get 10 years of...

if you use it heavily you may get 10 years of life, if you use it less, even more. byt the time the SSD wears out your display will have faded away, your battery is dead, and your Mobo is blown up...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Jan 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 363
Posted By HerrKaLeun
for a laptop you may want to look into one of the...

for a laptop you may want to look into one of the hybrid drives with built-in SSD. WD now has one.
Remember the HDD will be the slowest part in your laptops. speed that up and your entire laptop...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Jan 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 479
Posted By HerrKaLeun
For RAM you also need to upgrade symmetrically....

For RAM you also need to upgrade symmetrically. Did you have 6 GB with 2GB and 4GB? thsi is odd...
i think you have duel channel board, so you always want to go up in pairs (this would be different...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Jan 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 720
Posted By HerrKaLeun
make sure you install USB and chipset driver from...

make sure you install USB and chipset driver from the Mobo manufacturer.

there isn't a thing as driver-less. what they mean is that W7 either has the driver built in or will download one from...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Jan 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 924
Posted By HerrKaLeun
Thanks CKWD. My preference is HGST. I like the WD...

Thanks CKWD. My preference is HGST. I like the WD blue and black, but the rest are 5400 rpm drives), even some of the Red (they really market the crap out). I just don't know I can support a company...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Jan 2015
Replies: 17
Views: 922
Posted By HerrKaLeun
because W7 enables it by default. you can check...

because W7 enables it by default. you can check (http://lifehacker.com/5640971/check-if-trim-is-enabled-for-your-solid-state-drive-in-windows-7)

In XP times I installed every available tool to...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Jan 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 924
Posted By HerrKaLeun
CKWD; thanks. do you think this all what you say...

CKWD; thanks. do you think this all what you say applies to RAID 1 (on Mobo) and the Windows software RAID 1? I understand NAS and servers have RAID 5, 6 etc. But I only mirror and can't imagine the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Jan 2015
Replies: 17
Views: 922
Posted By HerrKaLeun
I think i need to mark sarcasm better... i know...

I think i need to mark sarcasm better... i know 10 MB is not much compared tot he 5.44 TB I already wrote. I think 99.99% of SSDs that have died so far died of controller failure, bugs (I'm looking...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Jan 2015
Replies: 17
Views: 922
Posted By HerrKaLeun
your SSD probably lives longer when you don't...

your SSD probably lives longer when you don't waste space with installing this useless tool.

that was a 10 MB write I will never get back....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Jan 2015
Replies: 25
Views: 1,018
Posted By HerrKaLeun
For your XP games, did you try in compatibility...

For your XP games, did you try in compatibility mode or use a VM? XP isn't really safe...

As for cloning your windows partition, i think any tool will do the same thing - bring all from yoru old...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Jan 2015
Replies: 17
Views: 922
Posted By HerrKaLeun
Actually disabling hibernation is one of the...

Actually disabling hibernation is one of the life-extending measures of the Samsung Magician tool. Unless you actually use hibernation you should disable it. it also saves space.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Jan 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 410
Posted By HerrKaLeun
your fan maybe too large and draw more current...

your fan maybe too large and draw more current than the Mobo connector is rated for.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Jan 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 410
Posted By HerrKaLeun
Check if BIOS or a windows fan control software...

Check if BIOS or a windows fan control software changed. If that is all set correct, put the fan on a regular connector from power supply. If that runs continuously, then the fan is OK and the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Jan 2015
Replies: 17
Views: 922
Posted By HerrKaLeun
i looked for that software, but it seems to be a...

i looked for that software, but it seems to be a paid-for version (at least they hide the freeware link). i had to google and download the free version from a german site.
But coincidentally I ran...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Jan 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 924
Posted By HerrKaLeun
NAS or desktop HDD for RAID 1 (or windows software raid)

hi, I want to buy two new HDD for my RAID 1 (mirror) in desktop to store my data. i have onboard RAID (ASrock H77M) but also contemplate to use the windows raid on other SATa ports (in case I want...
Forum: News 03 Dec 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 851
Posted By HerrKaLeun
I assume it is the "LT" versions only? This is...

I assume it is the "LT" versions only?
This is great news for students as they can learn the basics of standard software. I use A-desk Revit daily and it is a great tool, but there is so much to...
Forum: News 01 Nov 2014
Replies: 82
Views: 6,193
Posted By HerrKaLeun
I don't undetstand MS. If they wanted to sell W8...

I don't undetstand MS. If they wanted to sell W8 they could have stopped selling W7 a while ago. On the other hand they could sell W7 for ages to cash in. Software doesn't have manufacturing cost, so...
Forum: News 26 Oct 2014
Replies: 28
Views: 9,415
Posted By HerrKaLeun
You can separate security from driver updates in...

You can separate security from driver updates in MS update. Drivers are "optional"
Forum: News 26 Oct 2014
Replies: 28
Views: 9,415
Posted By HerrKaLeun
i doubt Asus, MSI et all knowingly installed fake...

i doubt Asus, MSI et all knowingly installed fake chips. One of their vendors duped them, or got duped himself. At maximum they lacked in their purchasing control. This isn't even a QM problem since...
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