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Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Jul 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 886
Posted By ickymay
have you checked to see if there are any Bios...

have you checked to see if there are any Bios updates available fro your laptop ?
Forum: Customization 08 Jul 2013
Replies: 14
Views: 9,281
Posted By ickymay
Imo this one T Clock 2010 is bug free...

Imo this one T Clock 2010 is bug free (http://www.greggdeselms.com/tclock.html) and works well :cool:
Forum: Network & Sharing 08 Jul 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 1,361
Posted By ickymay
sounds like it could be a local radio ham...

sounds like it could be a local radio ham broadcasting at the same frequency as your friends laptop.

If you can get access to the wireless access point you could try changing the broadcast range.
Forum: System Security 23 Apr 2013
Replies: 15
Views: 1,004
Posted By ickymay
I prefer ditch Norton use MSE for antivirus and...

I prefer ditch Norton use MSE for antivirus and malwarebytes for on demand Trojan etc scanning
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 12 Apr 2013
Replies: 29
Views: 2,382
Posted By ickymay
Exactly what make and model of Ram does this...

Exactly what make and model of Ram does this Zoostorm build have in it please :geek:
Forum: Backup and Restore 03 Apr 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 881
Posted By ickymay
Acronis True Image provides technology to...

Acronis True Image provides technology to automatically utilize Microsoft VSS service to create consistent backups of opened files/folders or databases (in case the database supports VSS technology)....
Forum: Graphic Cards 04 Mar 2013
Replies: 14
Views: 1,789
Posted By ickymay
I had this issue on a dell monitor for a customer...

I had this issue on a dell monitor for a customer a few weeks ago and I solved it by going into the monitors menu and reseting it to default :cool:
Forum: General Discussion 07 Feb 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 614
Posted By ickymay
Shoudnt be a problem on a healthy laptop. ...

Shoudnt be a problem on a healthy laptop.

sleep is a resume state written to your ram and hibernate is the same thing only its written to a small file on your Hard drive which will resume your...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 04 Feb 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 865
Posted By ickymay
try removing all of your ram sticks and just...

try removing all of your ram sticks and just leave one in place so you can boot and run your system and see if you can get your system to crash , patience with this will at least bring certainty...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 03 Feb 2013
Replies: 12
Views: 854
Posted By ickymay
please post your specs in your profile ,...

please post your specs in your profile , especially the exact make and model of ram ;)
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 03 Feb 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 865
Posted By ickymay
its possible Norton could be the issue so needs...

its possible Norton could be the issue so needs to be completely removed to prove or disprove that ;)

As long as you have the key you can reinstall it after you have solved your Bluescreen crashes...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 02 Feb 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 865
Posted By ickymay
that is a whole heap of errors you have there and...

that is a whole heap of errors you have there and with such a variety I would first suspect either Ram or Power Supply, but I think the first thing to try is completely remove anything to do with...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Feb 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 5,000
Posted By ickymay
windows 8 file recognition and formatting appears...

windows 8 file recognition and formatting appears more powerful than win7 in my limited use of it , works well so far for me on SSD :cool:

In fact I lost an SSD that went into low power state, and...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 02 Feb 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 737
Posted By ickymay
please fill out your system specs in your profile...

please fill out your system specs in your profile , such as specific make and model of ram and PSU etc and uninstall Zone alarm firewall and use windows firewall for testing purposes, and use MSE for...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 24 Jan 2013
Replies: 15
Views: 867
Posted By ickymay
I seriously doubt your PSU is up to the job and...

I seriously doubt your PSU is up to the job and if this was my build I would use at least a bronze certified 500W like a corsair but would prefer a 600w for some headroom.

I reckon you need at...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 24 Jan 2013
Replies: 15
Views: 867
Posted By ickymay
my first suspect would be power Supply or...

my first suspect would be power Supply or Overheating, please add your full system specs in your profile here and make sure your make and model of PSU and Ram is there.

Also please monitor your...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Jan 2013
Replies: 38
Views: 3,184
Posted By ickymay
As measured with a meter, or with...

As measured with a meter, or with software?[/QUOTE]

software so agreed inaccurate but as i stated before indicative and it did highlight a PSU fault.

to truly measure PSU output I do have a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 11 Jan 2013
Replies: 38
Views: 3,184
Posted By ickymay
I agree voltage monitors are notoriously...

I agree voltage monitors are notoriously inaccurate but they can be indicative and I have seen systems run with voltages dropping under stress to below 9v ish when PSU's are faulty.

measuring with...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Jan 2013
Replies: 38
Views: 3,184
Posted By ickymay
temperatures look great albeit with your fan...

temperatures look great albeit with your fan running at 100%

what stands out for me is the low voltage on the 12v rail , with a quality PSU that should sit solidly around 12v with a maybe 1v...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Jan 2013
Replies: 38
Views: 3,184
Posted By ickymay
theres nothing wrong with those temperatures on...

theres nothing wrong with those temperatures on the CPU.

Where you testing and asking because you where getting crashes or just because Speccy said your temps where high ?

do you have any...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Jan 2013
Replies: 38
Views: 3,184
Posted By ickymay
realtemp is accurate and made for intel CPU's...

realtemp is accurate and made for intel CPU's with no setup required ...........

As a guess It's likely the CPU is fitted with a stock fan, a comment from the OP would be useful.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Jan 2013
Replies: 38
Views: 3,184
Posted By ickymay
why haven't you downloaded and used realtemp ?

why haven't you downloaded and used realtemp ?
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 29 Dec 2012
Replies: 70
Views: 3,078
Posted By ickymay
Top quality PSU btw ;) If your getting any...

Top quality PSU btw ;)

If your getting any errors in Prime95 there will be a potential problem so yes it may be a good idea to manually set the timings for the ram as long as you get them exactly...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 28 Dec 2012
Replies: 70
Views: 3,078
Posted By ickymay
with respect you where not running an ; Asrock...

with respect you where not running an ;
Asrock z77 extreme4 (new)
Intel i7 3770k Ivy Bridge (new)
Coolmaster 212 Evo (new)
16GB of crucial ballistic sport on your old rig,

so please can you...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 27 Dec 2012
Replies: 70
Views: 3,078
Posted By ickymay
the stress txt file isnt terribly important other...

the stress txt file isnt terribly important other than an historic reference, and if your going to get errors it happens in the first few minutes with Prime95.

The Rounding errors when OC means...
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