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Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 06 Sep 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 1,925
Posted By fseal
FRYS.com*|*PHILMORE...

FRYS.com*|*PHILMORE (http://www.frys.com/product/1780495?source=googleps&gclid=CIDVu5K5obICFUjhQgodrCAASA)

You will still need a steady hand and some filing or a bit of hammering to flatten and...
Forum: General Discussion 31 Aug 2012
Replies: 52
Views: 4,621
Posted By fseal
Been running it on a test machine for a while,...

Been running it on a test machine for a while, got RTM on it now. But based on current performance, issues and personal feelings towards it, no, none of my important machines (home server, HTPC, Main...
Forum: News 24 Aug 2012
Replies: 84
Views: 7,361
Posted By fseal
Logo isn't bad. A little dull (Yes matches the...

Logo isn't bad. A little dull (Yes matches the dullness of windows 8). The color is nice though. What was so great about their old one? It was just a font with a tiny bit of zing in the middle. The...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Aug 2012
Replies: 19
Views: 1,135
Posted By fseal
Well that's not looking good :/ I'd pass or ask...

Well that's not looking good :/ I'd pass or ask for a big discount and then be happy with 5 cores.

Safe mode may actually limit the processor to a single core.

10 GB is kind of a funny amount...
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Aug 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 2,993
Posted By fseal
Well that all looks fine. How far are you...

Well that all looks fine.

How far are you from the router? Signal strength? Could be interference from outside sources (another router in the area on the same channel etc).

I assume you have a...
Forum: Chillout Room 08 Aug 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 885
Posted By fseal
Or do it the easy way, install VirtualBox and run...

Or do it the easy way, install VirtualBox and run Ubuntu as a virtual machine.

Unless you expect to be doing hardcore graphics or need access to exotic hardware, running Linux in a VM on windows...
Forum: Chillout Room 30 Jul 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 764
Posted By fseal
Well that sucks but uh... who ever said the...

Well that sucks but uh... who ever said the Olympics were "free"? And who is paying for all that streaming equipment and bandwidth if it's all free for everyone?

Seems most likely that there is a...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 30 Jul 2012
Replies: 30
Views: 5,424
Posted By fseal
BTW SSD reads do not deplete it's lifetime. At...

BTW SSD reads do not deplete it's lifetime. At least not like writes do. Your SSD is read from probably 10,000 times as much as it is written to. Reads do not cause "wear" like writes do.
...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 30 Jul 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 2,413
Posted By fseal
Your second sentence there is correct. You just...

Your second sentence there is correct. You just can't make a thread use more CPU if it can't. Not without identifying what is slowing it down, which can be a chore. Try looking at your HD read/write...
Forum: Security News 30 Jul 2012
Replies: 44
Views: 4,814
Posted By fseal
Is this true for RTM though... Microsoft was...

Is this true for RTM though...

Microsoft was busy ripping out all kinds of stuff like this AFTER the last preview. We really don't know what will or won't work in the RTM :( (At least not till wed...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 27 Jul 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 864
Posted By fseal
Ouch :( Well, not sure I can help other than...

Ouch :(

Well, not sure I can help other than to say that like you I would have assumed that the damage was confined entirely to the KB and replacing it should have gone smoothly (Not like you...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 27 Jul 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 2,413
Posted By fseal
Yes, any thread /would/ use 100% of one core...

Yes, any thread /would/ use 100% of one core except for a couple of things. 1) A threads CPU usage is cut short due to waiting on IO (I.e. memory or the worst case, network or hard drive IO) and 2)...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 25 Jul 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 569
Posted By fseal
Well you've tested the memory which is always my...

Well you've tested the memory which is always my first suspect with these symptoms. Second is the video driver and video card.

Try updating the video driver and see if the behavior changes. If you...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jul 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 1,837
Posted By fseal
If each alt-tab entry for excel points to a...

If each alt-tab entry for excel points to a different open spreadsheet then there is your answer :)
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 23 Jul 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,670
Posted By fseal
Sort of like the person who works like a dog for...

Sort of like the person who works like a dog for 40 years, then finally retires... and is dead within a week or two.[/QUOTE]

Getting there... :D
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Jul 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,670
Posted By fseal
I was going to ask if maybe you had a big...

I was going to ask if maybe you had a big electrical storm maybe while you were gone... Even when turned off I've lost computers due to thunder storms :(

Now that you mention it though, If your HD...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Jul 2012
Replies: 27
Views: 19,192
Posted By fseal
exFAT is very much supported in Windows 7 so it...

exFAT is very much supported in Windows 7 so it should have been working.

It looks quite likely that the drive is bad after all. Well assuming that OTHER drives work fine in the same computer? If...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Jul 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 41,185
Posted By fseal
1) Are you using the 64 bit version of windows or...

1) Are you using the 64 bit version of windows or the 32 bit version?

2) How old is the motherboard you are using?

Edit: Ooops, posts got crossed. Assuming the above doesn't fix it.
Forum: General Discussion 19 Jul 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,175
Posted By fseal
If you deleted the "SYSTEM" user then windows no...

If you deleted the "SYSTEM" user then windows no longer has any permission to do anything you ask it too...

First I'd try to restore from the last checkpoint, though that may not run either. You...
Forum: Security News 13 Jul 2012
Replies: 44
Views: 4,814
Posted By fseal
Not unless you choose to install a gadget you...

Not unless you choose to install a gadget you download from a website given to you in an email with a title of "MAKE MONEY FAST! I SHOW YOU HOW!!%!&#"
Forum: General Discussion 13 Jul 2012
Replies: 50
Views: 3,756
Posted By fseal
Technet or MSDN subscription? ;)

Technet or MSDN subscription? ;)
Forum: Network & Sharing 13 Jul 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,196
Posted By fseal
Well that setting should be the normal setting...

Well that setting should be the normal setting for your wifi adapter already.

You could check your IP settings for your wifi connection to make sure that you don't have a fixed DNS already entered...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Jul 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 4,678
Posted By fseal
Awesome :D thanks for the feedback on the...

Awesome :D thanks for the feedback on the research :)
Forum: General Discussion 12 Jul 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 4,678
Posted By fseal
If you were to want to find all .c files modified...

If you were to want to find all .c files modified in the last month (july) then you would use this string:

*.c datemodified:>=07/01/12

This also works as a date range

*.c...
Forum: Network & Sharing 12 Jul 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,196
Posted By fseal
Well it could be so many things. Possibly by...

Well it could be so many things. Possibly by using the google dns the wifi ping to test for connectivity started working (pings Microsoft Corporation: Software, Smartphones, Online, Games, Cloud...
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