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Forum: Graphic Cards 25 Mar 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 567
Posted By Thornton
I just did some research and see that it chokes...

I just did some research and see that it chokes up on the last one being PCIe2.0-8x I may buy a rampage in the future and use this one in my server farm.... We will see. Still looking for opinions. I...
Forum: Graphic Cards 25 Mar 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 567
Posted By Thornton
Can an ASUS Maximus VII support 3 graphics cards?

I have an ASUS maximus VII here that I have been very happy with so far. By far one of my favorite boards to date. I am running dual GTX 780s on it and am looking to expand to 3gtx 780s..... It LOOKS...
Forum: Customization 13 Nov 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 508
Posted By Thornton
Is there a way to change the start menu application?

So I gather that the start menu is directly embedded in explorer, but is it possible to make the start orb launc an application that I use to manage my files instead of the nasty 7 menu? I am using a...
Forum: Software 03 Oct 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 570
Posted By Thornton
I have spend so much time google searching...

I have spend so much time google searching this.... I cannot believe I missed it.............. thanks. Haha. I appreciate it.
Forum: Software 03 Oct 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 570
Posted By Thornton
Are there any windows services profiles applications?

I am wondering if there are any applications that when a certain app runs, it will stop selected services and suspend processes and when the application is no longer in use, it will revert back.
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Forum: Drivers 22 Sep 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 1,165
Posted By Thornton
Ok, well, if it doesn't work and I have to do a...

Ok, well, if it doesn't work and I have to do a clean install on the new disk, it is what it is... Not ideal, by any means, given my lack of time availability with my recent college courses, but if...
Forum: Drivers 22 Sep 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 1,165
Posted By Thornton
I looked at the samsung ones and liked them...

I looked at the samsung ones and liked them alright, for the product its self. My problem with them in general, though, is that I have had a lot of poor experiences with samsung, lately. Mostly just...
Forum: Drivers 22 Sep 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 1,165
Posted By Thornton
I looked at the samsung ones and liked them...

I looked at the samsung ones and liked them alright, for the product its self. My problem with them in general, though, is that I have had a lot of poor experiences with samsung, lately. Mostly just...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Sep 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 2,007
Posted By Thornton
I made a discovery that the turbo boost isnt...

I made a discovery that the turbo boost isnt really OC, technically, just dynamically expanding as needed, Marked as solved
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Sep 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 2,007
Posted By Thornton
Intel I7 4790k Turboboost enabled but not working

I have Turboboost enabled in the bios. It says its on. Its supposed to boost to 4.4ghz, stock 4.0. When I check Computer Details, its still 4.0ghz. I have experience and don't mind overclocking...
Forum: Drivers 21 Sep 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 1,165
Posted By Thornton
Your alright. I ran CCleaner and ir worked...

Your alright. I ran CCleaner and ir worked beautifully. I ran the registry cleaner also. It did cause problems with applications to I used the backup I made of my reg to revert back. I also ran...
Forum: Drivers 19 Sep 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 1,165
Posted By Thornton
also, I do not use CCleaner, but I have been on...

also, I do not use CCleaner, but I have been on edge whether or not to give it a try for a while. I hear some people say it works wonders... otherrs say dont use it, it can seriously F up your...
Forum: Drivers 19 Sep 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 1,165
Posted By Thornton
Thanks for the suggestions. I love MSE and MBam...

Thanks for the suggestions. I love MSE and MBam so those were a few of the first things I did, but I like this optimization list a lot. There were a few things in there I already did but a lot I...
Forum: Drivers 19 Sep 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 1,165
Posted By Thornton
Thank you for the suggestion. I dont even want to...

Thank you for the suggestion. I dont even want to imagine what applications wont work right, but I kicked out all of my updaters, adobe, apple, and akami net stuff from start up. It is certainly a...
Forum: Drivers 19 Sep 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 1,165
Posted By Thornton
Yes, I do believe so. I checked MSConf and the...

Yes, I do believe so. I checked MSConf and the Synapse driver is set to run on startup, as it should, but like I said, It might very well be the LAST thing to start, or at least it seems like it is....
Forum: Drivers 18 Sep 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 1,165
Posted By Thornton
Is there any way to make my mouse driver boot sooner on start up?

I have a Razer mouse and keyboard, and I have to say, as much as I love the devices to death, the Synapse 2.0 drivers are horrendous. That is one area where I think Cyborg takes the prize. My DPI...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Sep 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 916
Posted By Thornton
Its not earth shatteringly important, no. Ill...

Its not earth shatteringly important, no. Ill look into a new one, I guess. Ill also see if there is a way to auto backup a new backup disk to G-Drive. Might even spring for a solid state and make my...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Sep 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 916
Posted By Thornton
Help restoring Seagate Barracuda 1TB drive...

I dont know what quite happened... For those of you who saw my initial post regarding difficulty getting into the bios, I have deemed that they were separate issues that just so happen to take place...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Sep 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 629
Posted By Thornton
I'll give that a try. I did pull the battery and...

I'll give that a try. I did pull the battery and replaced it with a brand new one already, so I'll take the caps off the dvi port on the mobo and try onboard, now, I guess...

I have installed...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Sep 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 629
Posted By Thornton
Boot some how switched to GRUB and bios won't load

I would like to start by saying, I already had been looking to buy a new mobo and CPU, so I did. But to insure that this isnt a problem that has been heard of and to cover the off chance that a new...
Forum: Drivers 14 Aug 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 919
Posted By Thornton
Thanks for the reply! Was just curious. I did...

Thanks for the reply! Was just curious. I did find a few C# code blocks that can be used to control power settings that windows already. I may be able to come up with a profile system for that has...
Forum: Drivers 13 Aug 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 919
Posted By Thornton
Are there any good "Power Settings" alternatives?

I don't care for windows default power settings setup. Plain and simple.

Right now I am using an application that came with my asus called Power4Gear. Its better, but not great. It would be nice...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 11 Aug 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 795
Posted By Thornton
I have two SSD's in my PC, but have never heard...

I have two SSD's in my PC, but have never heard of a "SSD bay". The SATA ports handle either a SSD or an HDD. This isn't really important, but I was looking up your Motherboard to help with your...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Aug 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 795
Posted By Thornton
ASUS Q501LA - does anyone know what the MOBO inputs consist of?

I just bought this computer, and I gotta say, first looking at the specs it doesn't seem all that powerful, but it runs really well. It is actually a win-8 PC but I am not here regarding the OS and...
Forum: System Security 04 Aug 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 1,101
Posted By Thornton
OK, is there perhaps a way to make a folder...

OK, is there perhaps a way to make a folder unsearchable then? I want to be clear that I don't need it hidden. I looked this up and can only ever seem to find "how to make a folder hidden and...
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