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Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Sep 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 407
Posted By TacticalTimbo
Can I use my existing account? The way I see...

Can I use my existing account?
The way I see it, it's a bit bloody stupid having a separate forum for every iteration of Windows!
If it's a desperate concern, why not have subsections for different...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Sep 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 407
Posted By TacticalTimbo
Windows 10 sees 4 dimms, mobo has only 2

As per title; Windows 10 thinks my GA-H97N-WIFI has 4 ram slots, it only has 2.
Also my Hyperx Fury 1866Mhz ram only runs at 1600Mhz. Is my 4130T a limiting factor?

Edit: my BIOS is the newest...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Jul 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 573
Posted By TacticalTimbo
Would you expect both sys1 and sys2 headers to be...

Would you expect both sys1 and sys2 headers to be affected, because they both misbehave with either of my Noctua fans? At the same time both Noctua fans don't misbehave on the CPU fan header.
If the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Jul 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 573
Posted By TacticalTimbo
Right now it's calming the RPM is over 4000,...

Right now it's calming the RPM is over 4000, simply not possible from this fan, and nowhere near the noise there'd be, if it really was... (see pic)
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Jul 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 573
Posted By TacticalTimbo
Same thing as HW Monitor app in Windows...

Same thing as HW Monitor app in Windows environment; mostly just 0 RPM, but then after some time, once it's warmed up no doubt, it gives erratic readings between 0-2500 RPM (without the audible...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Jul 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 573
Posted By TacticalTimbo
I'm using the PC health section of my Gigabyte's...

I'm using the PC health section of my Gigabyte's UEFI/BIOS, and HWMonitor; behaviour seems to be reported similarly by both.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Jul 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 573
Posted By TacticalTimbo
I've managed to find a different Cooler Master 3...

I've managed to find a different Cooler Master 3 pin fan, and this sits pretty stable at between 593-633 RPM, when idle.

I found that the Noctua NF-P12 would show under load with prime95, giving...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Jul 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 573
Posted By TacticalTimbo
Fan RPM readout issues.

I've got a Gigabyte GA-Z97P-D3 motherboard with identical Noctua 3 pin fans connected to both the CPU and sys1 headers. Until recently they both reported RPM, now it's only the CPU header that...
Forum: Drivers 29 Jun 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 4,387
Posted By TacticalTimbo
I agree, that's the way it should be. However...

I agree, that's the way it should be. However Acer in their infinite wisdom, decided to lock down the BIOS on this system. I believe only 'L' revisions of the BIOS allow Linux to be installed, and...
Forum: Drivers 29 Jun 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 4,387
Posted By TacticalTimbo
My apologies, I once again gave the incorrect...

My apologies, I once again gave the incorrect link, here's the BIOS I want to install; http://goo.gl/gBscUF . The BIOS is marked 'L', for Linux, thus can cope with Win but also Linux. If you unzip...
Forum: Drivers 28 Jun 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 4,387
Posted By TacticalTimbo
Yes, I'm using Win8. Sorry for the poor link...

Yes, I'm using Win8.

Sorry for the poor link btw, here's a better one; http://goo.gl/yVQIJh
Forum: Drivers 28 Jun 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 4,387
Posted By TacticalTimbo
XC-603 BIOS update, can it be done!?

Hi, I have an Acer XC-603, and would like to update it to the latest BIOS. As an I.T. Engineer I thought it would be a walk in the park for me, but I've followed their instructions to the tee, plus...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Aug 2012
Replies: 1,909
Views: 220,559
Posted By TacticalTimbo
I cannot unsubscribe from this thread, tried the...

I cannot unsubscribe from this thread, tried the link at the bottom of the update email; it just takes me to a link where it errors. I also looked under my subs and it's not there?!

Fed up of the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Aug 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 17,208
Posted By TacticalTimbo
Everything is bang up to date.

Everything is bang up to date.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 Aug 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 17,208
Posted By TacticalTimbo
Here we are, not much there as I did a clean...

Here we are, not much there as I did a clean install to try and sort it.

Your assistance is much appreciated! :D
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 17 Aug 2012
Replies: 1,909
Views: 220,559
Posted By TacticalTimbo
Heres my WEI, WEI! :p

Heres my WEI, WEI! :p
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 17 Aug 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 17,208
Posted By TacticalTimbo
Not really, it isn't that the actual video lags...

Not really, it isn't that the actual video lags or stutters, its the actual Chrome browser which lags when a tab containing any kind if flash content is dragged off the viewable screen area. I've...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Aug 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 17,208
Posted By TacticalTimbo
This is just on the desktop sitting idle, with...

This is just on the desktop sitting idle, with one Google chrome tab open, containing flash content. It seems that Microsoft Security Essentials stutters a bit on all Win7 machines, when you drag it...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Aug 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 17,208
Posted By TacticalTimbo
Lag when dragging windows

Got a 3930k/RIVE/GTX580/16gb ddr3 1600Mhz and am suffering choppy frame rates when dragging mainly chrome windows/tabs containing flash content and Microsoft Security Essentials. I'm running with...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 01 May 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 3,224
Posted By TacticalTimbo
BSOD; Crash Address: ntoskrnl.exe+71f00

Totally fed up with my PC now, been living with blue screens for over a year! Up until today they have pretty much only occurred after several minutes of having booted from an unplugged state, i.e....
Forum: Gaming 18 Jul 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 16,452
Posted By TacticalTimbo
I think my R3E should have enough ports for me...

I think my R3E should have enough ports for me not to overload anything bandwidth wise, I mean if you have two controls with keypads, plus headsets on your Xbox's front ports, its fine. I think maybe...
Forum: Gaming 18 Jul 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 16,452
Posted By TacticalTimbo
Xbox 360 GamePad wired/wired PC version difference?

Could anybody here tell me if there is a difference between the standard wired Xbox 360 control and the one labelled as being for both PC and Xbox 360, just the prices are slightly different?
...
Forum: Gaming 22 Apr 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 1,755
Posted By TacticalTimbo
GTX580 Company of Heroes bench

Back again trying to gauge opinion on what I think is subnormal performance for my i7 920/GTX580 set-up. Basically I ran a 2min benchmark with FRAPS in Company of Heroes: Tales of Valor @1920x1080...
Forum: Gaming 01 Apr 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 2,571
Posted By TacticalTimbo
The VelociRaptor is a Western Digital. As for...

The VelociRaptor is a Western Digital. As for Seagate, I've heard bad things about them, funny isn't it...lolz; still now that you've recommended them I'll take a closer look. Ultimately though, yes...
Forum: Gaming 01 Apr 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 2,571
Posted By TacticalTimbo
I have a better mobo & a lower res; so basically...

I have a better mobo & a lower res; so basically it comes down to slightly tighter timings and double the hdd cache. 11fps is actually a massive difference, 1-4fps would be close imo. Would your...
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