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Forum: Sound & Audio 28 May 2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,046
Posted By jamiedolan
Just an update; I got a new cable from my dad the...

Just an update; I got a new cable from my dad the other night and a new amp. I've only hooked up the cable so far. I've played a fair amount of music the last couple days and it has all sounded...
Forum: Sound & Audio 24 May 2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,046
Posted By jamiedolan
Sorry I've not added my new computer to my...

Sorry I've not added my new computer to my profile; This is the board in my new machine: Intel® Desktop Board DX79TO...
Forum: Sound & Audio 24 May 2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,046
Posted By jamiedolan
I had some of these same issues on the Dell that...

I had some of these same issues on the Dell that I'm having on the new computer now. Now that you mention the second port, I do recall that I tried both the front headphone and the rear speaker port...
Forum: Sound & Audio 24 May 2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,046
Posted By jamiedolan
I actually had the cable plugged into my new...

I actually had the cable plugged into my new computer in the video, which was custom built about 5 weeks ago. It has an Intel 2011 series board in it. I had a very similar problem with the audio...
Forum: Sound & Audio 24 May 2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,046
Posted By jamiedolan
The computer was custom built about 5 weeks ago. ...

The computer was custom built about 5 weeks ago. I had my 3.5 year old Dell tower do almost exactly the same thing with the audio and just thought it was the cable.

This is the audio card that is...
Forum: Sound & Audio 24 May 2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,046
Posted By jamiedolan
Thanks for responding. The 1/8" plug is on the...

Thanks for responding. The 1/8" plug is on the computer side (female jack on the computer), then I use a cable that converts it to RCA.

It doesn't seem like the RCA cables are flaky at all. It...
Forum: Sound & Audio 22 May 2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,046
Posted By jamiedolan
How to Get a good connection to a Regular Amp with RCA plugs

HI;

I have a set of some nice JBL 2500 series speakers hooked to an RCA amp. I have to input to tine RCA with standard RCA / A/V cables. So I have used a 1/8" to RCA cable to make the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10 Feb 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 645
Posted By jamiedolan
I'd have to agree that I think the memory leak...

I'd have to agree that I think the memory leak portion of your comment is accurate, but an i7 with 16GB of ram, based on past experience and other systems I've worked on it takes a whole *LOT* to...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10 Feb 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 645
Posted By jamiedolan
Thank You, Yes I agree that this approach is...

Thank You, Yes I agree that this approach is likely to work, but is very time consuming to re-build my whole system. I also have at least several program that I've gotten from Giveaway of the day...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10 Feb 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 645
Posted By jamiedolan
Yes, see attached image. I don't think I'm...

Yes, see attached image. I don't think I'm swapping at all right now it looks like it is sitting at 1GB.

I've been booted for one day or so now. I've had chrome with around 15 to 20 tabs open. ...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09 Feb 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 645
Posted By jamiedolan
I ran ADW cleaner as was suggested to someone...

I ran ADW cleaner as was suggested to someone else in another thread. As far as I can tell the items it found are not malicious.

# AdwCleaner v2.111 - Logfile created 02/09/2013 at 14:42:47
#...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09 Feb 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 645
Posted By jamiedolan
W7 Memory Problem = Slowness - Mystery - Is W8 The answer?

HI;

I'm running a i7 2.8 with 16GB of ram with a 40GB caching SSD. I start out under 2gb after a reboot and slowly climb higher and higher in my memory use. Often in 1/2 a day or less I'm using...
Forum: Graphic Cards 02 Nov 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,023
Posted By jamiedolan
Thanks, I really though I was at the latest...

Thanks, I really though I was at the latest version. It looks like version 12.10 was released since the last time I checked. I'm downloading that now. I'm also downloading the beta as well.

Are...
Forum: Graphic Cards 01 Nov 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,023
Posted By jamiedolan
Upgrade worth it for ATI Radeon - HD 5770 for 3 monitor setup

HI;

I have a ATI Radeon HD 5770 running with the latest drivers with a 3 monitor setup. I have been playing a fair amount of video recently, either with video editing or playing back streaming...
Forum: Customization 01 Nov 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 839
Posted By jamiedolan
Thank You. Yes your right, they are pinned...

Thank You. Yes your right, they are pinned items. I looked and that folder has the exact shortcuts that I have in my menu.

I was trying to have folders that expand, i.e. groups of pinned...
Forum: Customization 29 Oct 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 839
Posted By jamiedolan
Making changes to start menu (customization isn't working as expected)

I know I did something to change my Windows 7 start menu to the older look, I can't honestly recall what. I'm fine with this look, it is comfortable to use, I just have a couple tweaks I am trying...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 Oct 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,858
Posted By jamiedolan
Thanks. I did just check that and I did find a...

Thanks. I did just check that and I did find a few memory hogs there (facebook tabs) and when closed they did free up some memory again. I'm down to using 11GB right now, but am still lagging...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 06 Oct 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,858
Posted By jamiedolan
Troubleshooting Excessive Memory Use (Memory Leak?) after playing vid.

HI;

I am having a problem with my memory getting tied up / used up and not being able to access it again until I reboot.

Machine: Dell xps studio 8100
OS: Win 7,
Processor: i7 2.8
RAM:...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Aug 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 2,272
Posted By jamiedolan
Thank You. I loaded this one up as well and it...

Thank You.
I loaded this one up as well and it looks like it lets me do some in file searches, which of course take lots longer, but are sometimes necessary.

I'll keep both of these loaded,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Aug 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 776
Posted By jamiedolan
Are USB Cable Length Limits hard limits?

I'm trying to get a longer cable for my digital SLR camera, so I can live preview / shoot from the computer. The camera has about a 3 foot cable with a special USB end.

I was just going to order...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Aug 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 2,272
Posted By jamiedolan
Thanks! This is great. 4.2 millions files, no...

Thanks! This is great. 4.2 millions files, no wonder windows search was slow!
Forum: General Discussion 02 Aug 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 2,272
Posted By jamiedolan
You mean just the built in search? If so, yes,...

You mean just the built in search? If so, yes, that is what I was talking about in the post that I have tried to use, but it ends up slowing my system way down because of all the i/o on the drives...
Forum: General Discussion 02 Aug 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 2,272
Posted By jamiedolan
Is there a really good fast Search Utility for Windows 7?

HI;

I have nearly 5TB of data on my main computer and connected drives. The built in search indexing ties up my i/o and makes my computer drag every time I move any amount of files around or add...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Jan 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 2,895
Posted By jamiedolan
Thanks! They said they shipped out a new one for...

Thanks! They said they shipped out a new one for me today, in advance of returning this one (which I was happy about as I didn't want to have to go without this nice large monitor now that I am used...
Forum: Network & Sharing 18 Jan 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 2,518
Posted By jamiedolan
Update: Much of these problems I had ended up...

Update: Much of these problems I had ended up being due to my old Internet connection. I had my service upgraded to U-Verse and it works much much better. I still have problems if I upload too many...
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