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Forum: BSOD Help and Support 12 Aug 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 500
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I reformatted that partion. :( bollocks. ...

I reformatted that partion. :( bollocks. partially sorta solved likely.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 12 Aug 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 500
Posted By johntkucz
RECENT update 2012/08/12 23:45. Okay I got...

RECENT update 2012/08/12 23:45.

Okay I got the internal 2TB seagate drive (dislike that hd manu now). out and into an external case. The external case plugged into laptop. I loaded the drive...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 12 Aug 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 500
Posted By johntkucz
I have considered taking out that internal hard...

I have considered taking out that internal hard drive, popping it into an external case, and using laptop to delete that partition and troubleshoot that hard drive possible (the HD has about 8...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 12 Aug 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 500
Posted By johntkucz
Motherboard not Loading BIOS - Deleted a Logical Partition

My motherboards is M5A97.
I was in windows 7 home prem partition and os, preparing partitions to install win7 pro.
I went to Disk Management and deleted a non-system (logical partition). It was...
Forum: General Discussion 21 May 2012
Replies: 18
Views: 19,795
Posted By johntkucz
It doesn't "lock into" your motherboard. However,...

It doesn't "lock into" your motherboard. However, Microsoft may refuse to activate it if you try to install it on a different motherboard.

It also seems that you violate the license agreement if...
Forum: General Discussion 17 May 2012
Replies: 18
Views: 19,795
Posted By johntkucz
Windows 7 pro OEM System Builder - What is this?

What is OEM?

Amazon.com: Windows 7 Professional SP1 64bit (Full) System Builder DVD 1 Pack: Software...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 01 Mar 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 2,809
Posted By johntkucz
is that oem windows or retail version? you...

is that oem windows or retail version? you mentioned that you use same key on other pcs.
i think you can use one windows license only on one pc, if its oem it is bound to the hardware on which it...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 20 Feb 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 2,809
Posted By johntkucz
Windows 7 Home Prem not accepting activation key

I am using Windows 7 Home Prem. I wiped the dell 14r hard drive and installed fresh copy of OS from my own disc. The 64bit version of this was successful installed on other computers with the same...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Feb 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 840
Posted By johntkucz
I've been reading up on norton 360 5.0. It seems...

I've been reading up on norton 360 5.0. It seems to have negligible performance impact. And a CPU history/usage monitor. That sounds awesome and precisely of what I am talking about. So I will...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Feb 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 840
Posted By johntkucz
WTF is this????? It causes half-second screen...

WTF is this????? It causes half-second screen tears in games about every 5-6 seconds. I just uninstalled AVG thinking that was the prob. AVG nor avast picked up any viruses. WTF is going on??...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Feb 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 840
Posted By johntkucz
Checking/Monitoring Performance Decrease?

This is related to this thread.

I need a way of monitoring if performance cpu stuttering is going on. It seems like it is as in games the screen stutters when it was smooth before. How can I...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Feb 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 969
Posted By johntkucz
Hey mates, I fully uninstalled AVG. (hate to use...

Hey mates, I fully uninstalled AVG. (hate to use remover app). I still have avast, but feel now exposed to virii, which is unnerving. I will look into norton 360. I can't stand apps that...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Feb 2012
Replies: 28
Views: 3,136
Posted By johntkucz
Try "Agent Ransack". It's free and is a great...

Try "Agent Ransack". It's free and is a great replacement for Windows search function. You can download either the 32 or 64 bit version from;
...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Feb 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 969
Posted By johntkucz
this is somewhat related...(esp. if this...

this is somewhat related...(esp. if this stuttering performance effect is caused by anti-virus).

What's anyone's take on
avast
avg
norton 360.

i have free versions of the first two. But...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Feb 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 969
Posted By johntkucz
Hey, I will deactivate AVG. That hopefully will...

Hey, I will deactivate AVG. That hopefully will solve things.

Another odd phenomenon is I installed windows 2007 about 1.5 wks ago. But in "Uninstall a Program" it says it was installed...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Feb 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 969
Posted By johntkucz
Window Movement and Graphics suddenly stilted/sluggish

I did an AVG PC Analyzer and was playing a game and then sometime in the past couple of hours all windows and rendering got sluggish. When I drag a window it looks stilted. Also in games, rendering...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Feb 2012
Replies: 28
Views: 3,136
Posted By johntkucz
Windows search always fails

I am looking at file names in a folder and when I search for them, they don't pop up (but they're right there). Windows Search is ABYSMAL. If it can't find the files (that I am looking at and know...
Forum: Graphic Cards 30 Jan 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,103
Posted By johntkucz
this is basically solved if I can understand the...

this is basically solved if I can understand the usage of onboard vid with gpu (would onboard be useless?) would be better off with mobo without onboard vid chipset?

And it seems with extra...
Forum: Graphic Cards 30 Jan 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,103
Posted By johntkucz
Finally i've noticed a bit of a pattern. This is...

Finally i've noticed a bit of a pattern. This is the second response I've gotten from someone from the uk and it, like the first, has been noticeably freakishly helpful! (the first uk responder...
Forum: Graphic Cards 30 Jan 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,103
Posted By johntkucz
well...that contradicts the seemingly sound...

well...that contradicts the seemingly sound advice I heard saying that the stock cpu-supplied fans were junky and loud...but that said, what you say makes sense. neither of those cpu companies want...
Forum: Graphic Cards 30 Jan 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,103
Posted By johntkucz
Onboard video chipset

Hello,
I recently asked a question about cpu fans that come with the cpu (and helpfully learned that they are often not powerful enough for moderate cpu usage and often loud) which clarified why I...
Forum: Graphic Cards 27 Jan 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 702
Posted By johntkucz
What about this Newegg.com - ZOTAC...

What about this

Newegg.com - ZOTAC ZT-40701-10L GeForce GT 440 (Fermi) 512MB 128-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready Video Card...
Forum: Graphic Cards 27 Jan 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 702
Posted By johntkucz
Bollocks. I hate changing a part once I've...

Bollocks. I hate changing a part once I've decided on it. But because it's taken me so long to save up for this build, I may slightly upgrade that GPU but I love the ports (all three flavours!) on...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Jan 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,587
Posted By johntkucz
Brilliant! Thx for fast response and...

Brilliant!

Thx for fast response and thorough (but concise) explanation!

Hyper 212 added to parts list. lol. :geek::D
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Jan 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,587
Posted By johntkucz
Cooling fan for AMD 6100 Fx CPU

Hey (this is for most all cpus)

in the 6100 and most all cpus it says

"Heatsink and fan included"

Newegg.com - AMD FX-6100 Zambezi 3.3GHz Socket AM3+ 95W Six-Core Desktop Processor...
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