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Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Apr 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 665
Posted By Glaice
Could my monitor be starting to fail?

Every so often I get a split second horizontal flickering across the center of my screen (happens during gaming sometimes too!) and this worries me as if it is a sign of my monitor showing signs of...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 Mar 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 863
Posted By Glaice
Clearing up the Startup list (Win 7 Home Premium 64 bit)

I don't have any issues but I would like to know in this HijackThis log I could clear or untick to perhaps get rid of some items I have no need for.

Here's the attached log.
Forum: Chillout Room 27 Jul 2015
Replies: 11
Views: 1,143
Posted By Glaice
Not yet, and I'm going to get rid of that frame...

Not yet, and I'm going to get rid of that frame rate capper and the unnecessary overlay.
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Mar 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,399
Posted By Glaice
I see it changed to 25% from 3% on the new...

I see it changed to 25% from 3% on the new version but I'd rather it not touch my system settings at all.
Forum: Backup and Restore 13 Mar 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,399
Posted By Glaice
Maybe it was, my version was 2015.10.2214 before...

Maybe it was, my version was 2015.10.2214 before I updated again. Let's see if this does the trick..
Forum: Backup and Restore 13 Mar 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,399
Posted By Glaice
Windows 7 Home Premium keeps changing System Restore allocation amount

I typically have it set to 3-4% of the 320 GB drive Windows is on but every so often it insists on changing it to 50% without my consent. What is causing this? This is on the 64 bit version of Home...
Forum: Gaming 07 Aug 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 1,665
Posted By Glaice
I have a fast internet (FIOS 80/30ish) and stable...

I have a fast internet (FIOS 80/30ish) and stable connection and as far as I know, both Warframe and Payday 2's directories are set for exclusion from being scanned by Avast. I also close down...
Forum: Gaming 07 Aug 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 1,665
Posted By Glaice
Pauses in certain games

Several of the higher intensity 3D games sometimes produce sparingly a half second pause with a short amount of time then repeating 3 or 4 times then going back to normal operation. I don't know what...
Forum: Sound & Audio 26 Jul 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 5,577
Posted By Glaice
I'm sorry for bumping this but we are still...

I'm sorry for bumping this but we are still having this issue. I gave the suggestion he might have his speakers plugged in as well, so we'll see what happens next time we play games (as the game...
Forum: Sound & Audio 23 Mar 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 5,577
Posted By Glaice
I would have to get him on Skype and use screen...

I would have to get him on Skype and use screen sharing to do that, which I will ask next time he's on. Also his audio is onboard Realtek from what I remember him stating.

Edit: Found out the...
Forum: Sound & Audio 23 Mar 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 5,577
Posted By Glaice
No, I am hearing his game sounds when we played a...

No, I am hearing his game sounds when we played a game of OpenRA as well, he wasn't hearing anything from my end, it's only his my end I hear stuff. His voice comes out nice and clear but I heard...
Forum: Sound & Audio 23 Mar 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 5,577
Posted By Glaice
I'm not exactly sure what it is since he had it...

I'm not exactly sure what it is since he had it custom built but it does use Windows 7. The Logitech USB headset he doesn't know the model because it was a hand me down from one of his friends. I...
Forum: Sound & Audio 22 Mar 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 5,577
Posted By Glaice
His headset has the type of earphones that neatly...

His headset has the type of earphones that neatly enclose the ears so I don't understand why it would pick up the game sounds. The sound of the watercooler's fans I can understand but games? I don't...
Forum: Sound & Audio 21 Mar 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 5,577
Posted By Glaice
Can hear friend's background noise on mic (fans, game, etc)

I recently am chatting with a friend who has a headset but I can hear his computer fans and the games he plays in the background, this background noise would be bad if I do co-op gaming & recording...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Dec 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 12,065
Posted By Glaice
I am in process of getting some ResMon shots. :) ...

I am in process of getting some ResMon shots. :)

Will try and get one of the network page later.

Something also weird is showing, a Windows copy operation to something to ProgramData almost...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Dec 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 12,065
Posted By Glaice
Speccy's last reported (peak?) temperature for...

Speccy's last reported (peak?) temperature for the laptop was 83 C.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Dec 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 12,065
Posted By Glaice
The laptop is a Gateway NV53, not only am I...

The laptop is a Gateway NV53, not only am I hesitant to crack the back plate open (never opened one other than RAM upgrade on my first laptop) but there are a few phillips head screws that are too...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 15 Dec 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 12,065
Posted By Glaice
I will run what is in post #10 and post the...

I will run what is in post #10 and post the results, I apologize for the derping. The freezing due to the high temperature and other things makes it difficult to do scans or anything in normal mode,...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 15 Dec 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 12,065
Posted By Glaice
Holy crap, the CPU is at 83 C because something...

Holy crap, the CPU is at 83 C because something is making it go at 100% in normal Windows, but it is not in safe mode yet it overheats after about 30 minutes.

It's been running for more than 5...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 15 Dec 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 12,065
Posted By Glaice
I will do that next :) Even after cleaning...

I will do that next :)

Even after cleaning everything, the system is still holding itself at 100% CPU and the underside of the laptop is getting very hot (suspecting the hard drive as I opened it...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 15 Dec 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 12,065
Posted By Glaice
I'm not sure if Adwcleaner left an option or I...

I'm not sure if Adwcleaner left an option or I forgot to do that, there was some junk there that I can recall. I will post an OTL log once I let it cool off again. For some reason, my brother James...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 15 Dec 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 12,065
Posted By Glaice
I have been running this in safe mode and have...

I have been running this in safe mode and have ran TFC (temp file cleaner), Malwarebytes Antimalware and Adwcleaner so far and did find some crap that my brother tried finding via Avast. Also I was...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 15 Dec 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 12,065
Posted By Glaice
100% CPU usage and intermittent freezes

Hello, my brother's laptop since Friday (the 13th) has had slowness with something 100%ing the laptop CPU and up to a a minute or 2 before normally resuming. I'm not so sure what it is and am trying...
Forum: Gaming 16 Nov 2013
Replies: 25
Views: 3,783
Posted By Glaice
It's just more of the same like they have been...

It's just more of the same like they have been doing since Modern Warfare 1. I'm glad I didn't dig into it past the first game because I would be just wasting my money.
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 21 Aug 2013
Replies: 14
Views: 3,853
Posted By Glaice
Yea, I did use that calculator and two others to...

Yea, I did use that calculator and two others to get a rough estimate and yes, there is nothing extra within my system.
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