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Forum: Gaming 29 Jun 2014
Replies: 24
Views: 1,552
Posted By MagusMagnus
This is due to SecuROM...

This is due to SecuROM (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SecuROM) (DRM) "disk verification". Basically all games since about 1999 have this and it is impossible, even with virtual drive emulation, to...
Forum: Network & Sharing 14 Apr 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 653
Posted By MagusMagnus
Yup. Seems it is "Wireless Setup Using...

Yup.

Seems it is "Wireless Setup Using WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup)" and even if you actually are not going to use the WPS button, go figure, that you want for being able to connect it...
Forum: Network & Sharing 14 Apr 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 653
Posted By MagusMagnus
Sorry for triple-posting. I figured out the...

Sorry for triple-posting.

I figured out the WiFi. I did have to use the LCD menus and the router's WPS button and that went fine. However, my desktops still can't see the damned thing on the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 14 Apr 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 653
Posted By MagusMagnus
How to print over a network: share one printer...

How to print over a network: share one printer with all your computers - PC Advisor (http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/how-to/printing/3492245/how-print-over-network/)

ďConnecting a printer directly...
Forum: Network & Sharing 14 Apr 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 653
Posted By MagusMagnus
I am so sorry, I nearly forgot about this...

I am so sorry, I nearly forgot about this (waylaid with the new build setup).

Just to be upfront, I am a total moron when it comes to printers and especially the networking/sharing of them,...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 14 Apr 2014
Replies: 49
Views: 2,124
Posted By MagusMagnus
Thanks again. So I want to install all of those...

Thanks again. So I want to install all of those Vista/7's after Windows installs; or during? Sorry, Iíve never particularly had to mess with installing drivers like this before. Iím going to keep the...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 13 Apr 2014
Replies: 49
Views: 2,124
Posted By MagusMagnus
Thanks. I'll back everything up and give a clean...

Thanks. I'll back everything up and give a clean install a go, but it will be a while. I can live with it in the short-term.

Also, should I definitely install Asus' Chipset and AHCI drivers...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 11 Apr 2014
Replies: 49
Views: 2,124
Posted By MagusMagnus
Alright soÖ honeymoon's over. Startup...

Alright soÖ honeymoon's over.

Startup is inexplicably worse on this system than my notebook... this thing should startup twice as fast and yet itís starting twice as slow. I understand the...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 11 Apr 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 1,094
Posted By MagusMagnus
You are going to have to buy an x64 version...

You are going to have to buy an x64 version anyway because you have 8GB RAM. If you try and skate on x86, your system will not use more than 4GB of RAM, so you’ll be wasting 4GB. Further, because...
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Apr 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 653
Posted By MagusMagnus
Printer Networking...

Printer is a Canon MX340 Pixma (http://www.usa.canon.com/cusa/support/consumer/printers_multifunction/pixma_mx_series/pixma_mx340) (WiFi).
I want to fully share it with:
1 Vista Laptop (WiFi)
1 7...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 04 Apr 2014
Replies: 49
Views: 2,124
Posted By MagusMagnus
Thanks guys. I heard it beep this time so that's...

Thanks guys. I heard it beep this time so that's got to be a loose wire on the speaker itself, I'll play with it later. Not worried about it at the moment but it would be just my luck to forget and...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 30 Mar 2014
Replies: 49
Views: 2,124
Posted By MagusMagnus
True. I still have time to mull it over... it...

True. I still have time to mull it over... it really does suck that they don't let you ride it out for a year because after just dropping a grand and some change its really not ideal to then have to...
Forum: News 28 Mar 2014
Replies: 62
Views: 8,050
Posted By MagusMagnus
The "Media Refresh" versions create only coasters...

The "Media Refresh" versions create only coasters because (at least Home Premium and Ultimate) they return "A required CD/DVD drive device driver is missing" and it entirely halts installation before...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 27 Mar 2014
Replies: 33
Views: 1,657
Posted By MagusMagnus
I would recommend CUPID HWMonitor...

I would recommend CUPID HWMonitor (http://www.cpuid.com/softwares/hwmonitor.html) for the 8350 because (http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/id-1727374/official-8350-temps.html). (There was a...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 26 Mar 2014
Replies: 49
Views: 2,124
Posted By MagusMagnus
I can get the extra 2 years (5 total) for $15 or...

I can get the extra 2 years (5 total) for $15 or the extra 7 years (10 total) for $30. I believe it is transferable but we really don't need to worry about that as I don't plan to sell it and I'll...
Forum: Benchmarks 26 Mar 2014
Replies: 452
Views: 10,467
Posted By MagusMagnus
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 video card benchmark...

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 video card benchmark result - AMD FX-8350,ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. M5A99FX PRO R2.0 (http://www.3dmark.com/3dm/2752423)
...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 26 Mar 2014
Replies: 49
Views: 2,124
Posted By MagusMagnus
Ah good to know, thank you. Just one other thing...

Ah good to know, thank you. Just one other thing about the fans... how "strong" would you say they should be? I know they probably are not the best being that they were included with the case, but I...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 25 Mar 2014
Replies: 49
Views: 2,124
Posted By MagusMagnus
I managed to get the camera to minimally...

I managed to get the camera to minimally cooperate for a few pictures...

http://i1032.photobucket.com/albums/a402/Mortiferon/First%20Build/DSCN0878_zpse3a79b33.jpg...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 24 Mar 2014
Replies: 49
Views: 2,124
Posted By MagusMagnus
Unfortunately I still do not have pictures; the...

Unfortunately I still do not have pictures; the "zoom" on the camera keeps glitching so it will only take blurred pictures. We've had it since 2002 so I'm sure its just toast and we won't be able to...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 20 Mar 2014
Replies: 49
Views: 2,124
Posted By MagusMagnus
Items all now back in-hand and I'm going to the...

Items all now back in-hand and I'm going to the shop early tomorrow, please pray for success guys.

Oh and I now know exactly what the issue with the case really was. I was accidentally shipped a...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 19 Mar 2014
Replies: 57
Views: 2,129
Posted By MagusMagnus
Erm, that's their price to assemble it not the...

Erm, that's their price to assemble it not the price of the system... you buy the hardware there and they put it together just like the OEM's would, test it and install the OS for you as well and...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 18 Mar 2014
Replies: 49
Views: 2,124
Posted By MagusMagnus
Alright, I've calmed down some. Getting the sense...

Alright, I've calmed down some. Getting the sense it may just all work out in the end.

I found a local store-front shop and was quoted $25 for help. I'm sure they're legit, they've been in...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 18 Mar 2014
Replies: 57
Views: 2,129
Posted By MagusMagnus
I wish this were an option for me: Custom Gaming...

I wish this were an option for me: Custom Gaming PCs | Micro Center (http://www.microcenter.com/site/content/instore-service-custom-gaming.aspx)
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 15 Mar 2014
Replies: 49
Views: 2,124
Posted By MagusMagnus
You're really too kind, thank you. I know, that...

You're really too kind, thank you. I know, that really was stupid but I figured that was better than trying to use a toothpick or something else and physically damaging the pins too. I don't have the...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 15 Mar 2014
Replies: 49
Views: 2,124
Posted By MagusMagnus
Upon further reflection, I'm going to disassemble...

Upon further reflection, I'm going to disassemble and exchange the board and chip. I'm sure Amazon would rather I do that instead of trying to finish... and then have one or both short and fry all of...
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