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Forum: Hardware & Devices 29 Oct 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,054
Posted By bazkook
Disregard the post. Seller advertised the RAM as...

Disregard the post. Seller advertised the RAM as 4x8GB sticks but they were actually 4x4GB sticks.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 29 Oct 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,054
Posted By bazkook
ASRock motherboard not recognizing all four RAM slots

I recently bought 2 packs of 16GB G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series RAM from a person online. According to the seller, the RAM was going to be used in a build but the build was put off and the RAM was never...
Forum: Gaming 18 Oct 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,750
Posted By bazkook
I know it's been a long time since I updated this...

I know it's been a long time since I updated this thread but I have built my desktop and have had it running for several months now, possibly close to a year.
It runs great and I am about to upgrade...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 04 Sep 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,813
Posted By bazkook
Attached is the zip file with the results.

Attached is the zip file with the results.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 02 Sep 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,813
Posted By bazkook
Thank you. I will run the diagnostic program when...

Thank you. I will run the diagnostic program when I get home to my desktop.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 31 Aug 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,813
Posted By bazkook
BSOD and crash during encoding with Handbrake

I recently got into ripping Blu-ray movies and encoding them. However I have recently had a few blue screens with restarts. I use MakeMKV and it usually runs fine and doesn't give my problems....
Forum: Gaming 27 Jan 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,750
Posted By bazkook
I've actually decided to go with the following...

I've actually decided to go with the following PSU:

Newegg.com - OCZ ModXStream Pro 700W Modular High Performance Power Supply compatible with Intel Sandybridge Core i3 i5 i7 and AMD Phenom...
Forum: Gaming 25 Jan 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,750
Posted By bazkook
Thanks for the info Wolf!

Thanks for the info Wolf!
Forum: Gaming 25 Jan 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,750
Posted By bazkook
Well I got a few parts today at Best Buy. ...

Well I got a few parts today at Best Buy.
First I picked up a Seagate Internal 1 TB HD (Model ST310005N1A1AS-RK) for $120 plus tax. I kinda wish the HD was SATA 3 instead of SATA 2 but it...
Forum: Gaming 24 Jan 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,750
Posted By bazkook
Thank you. I did some research after you...

Thank you. I did some research after you suggested going with 2x4GB sticks over 4x2GB and you're completely right. It supposedly makes it easier to overclock your CPU if you have less memory sticks...
Forum: Gaming 23 Jan 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,750
Posted By bazkook
RAM

I found 4 sticks of G.Skill 2GB Model F3-12800CL9D-4GBNQ RAM for only $40 shipped from an individual. According to around 1000 reviews on Newegg, the RAM holds a very good average rating (4 of 5...
Forum: Gaming 23 Jan 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,750
Posted By bazkook
Thanks Deacon,I think I will use the Hyper 212+....

Thanks Deacon,I think I will use the Hyper 212+. I do plan on assembling it myself when I found out the shop quoted me at $90 labor. I have upgraded parts on my desktop and laptop before, namely the...
Forum: Gaming 23 Jan 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,750
Posted By bazkook
Now on to the monitor. What monitor would you all...

Now on to the monitor. What monitor would you all recommend? I'm not looking for a huge one,just something in the low 20 inch range that also might fit near my budget.
Forum: Gaming 23 Jan 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,750
Posted By bazkook
You have been of tremendous help Wishmaster....

You have been of tremendous help Wishmaster. Thank you sincerly. :D
Forum: Gaming 23 Jan 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,750
Posted By bazkook
No one has answered my question here yet....

No one has answered my question here yet. :D[/QUOTE]

OS & System Files: Sure, not a problem.

A few games: How many? How big would each game be? One or two games max. , on that drive.[/QUOTE]...
Forum: Gaming 23 Jan 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,750
Posted By bazkook
No one has answered my question here yet. :D

No one has answered my question here yet. :D
Forum: Gaming 23 Jan 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,750
Posted By bazkook
Thank you for the suggestions. I think I will go...

Thank you for the suggestions. I think I will go with the Corsair-TX650 you mentioned.
Forum: Gaming 22 Jan 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,750
Posted By bazkook
with a gtx 560 even at stock settings you should...

with a gtx 560 even at stock settings you should be able to max those games at decent high resloutions. Though if you can offored the store clocked one then i say go for that one because you be able...
Forum: Gaming 22 Jan 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,750
Posted By bazkook
BTW,I play on running mostly first-person...

BTW,I play on running mostly first-person shooters. I have Far Cry 2,Steam with several Half-Life games,and Elder Scrolls Oblivion Anniversary Edition. The Half-Life games run fine with maxed out...
Forum: Gaming 22 Jan 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,750
Posted By bazkook
Should the Crucial M4 64GB SSD I already...

Should the Crucial M4 64GB SSD I already purchased be large enough to store the OS,system files,and a few games? I was also recommended by man who works at the shop to purchase another Crucial 64GB...
Forum: Gaming 22 Jan 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,750
Posted By bazkook
I did add a video card to the list, the EVGA GTX...

I did add a video card to the list, the EVGA GTX 560 Ti Superclocked. I've heard it's one of the best cards for the money right now.[/QUOTE]
that's a good choice, you will run games at high...
Forum: Gaming 22 Jan 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,750
Posted By bazkook
Thanks. The Coolmax was recommended by the guy at...

Thanks. The Coolmax was recommended by the guy at the shop I went to. Even though I set the budget at $1000 and have seen numerous quality builds online for that budget,the guy at the shop was...
Forum: Gaming 22 Jan 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,750
Posted By bazkook
I did add a video card to the list, the EVGA GTX...

I did add a video card to the list, the EVGA GTX 560 Ti Superclocked. I've heard it's one of the best cards for the money right now.
Forum: Gaming 21 Jan 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,750
Posted By bazkook
Building my first gaming desktop. Need advice on hardware selection.

Hi guys! First post here. I am looking to build a gaming desktop for around $1000. I approached a local PC repair store that builds custom gaming PCs but the price quote they gave was way out of my...
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