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Forum: Graphic Cards 06 Jan 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 13,224
Posted By icevonshredula
Well, in an attempt to diagnose the problem, I...

Well, in an attempt to diagnose the problem, I ran Skyrim with absolutely minimal applications and services running on my OS. I should probably take the time to give you my specs:

OS: Windows 7...
Forum: Graphic Cards 05 Jan 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 13,224
Posted By icevonshredula
No, it's not overclocked at all.

No, it's not overclocked at all.
Forum: Graphic Cards 05 Jan 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 13,224
Posted By icevonshredula
GTX 550 Ti Overheating Symptoms at 50

Hello. I'm having an issue with my Zotac AMP! GeForce GTX 550 Ti where it seems to be overheating at a low temperature. While playing Skyrim (low or high settings), at some point my sound will become...
Forum: Gaming 02 Jan 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 27,092
Posted By icevonshredula
Alright, so I decided to try once more to get...

Alright, so I decided to try once more to get this game to work. After disabling every unneeded windows service (antivirus, printer, network, audio, themes), killing every application and process not...
Forum: Gaming 21 Nov 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 27,092
Posted By icevonshredula
No luck. I tried lowering the graphics settings...

No luck. I tried lowering the graphics settings to medium, and the problem still exists. As for other programs, I run a pretty minimalist system with very few programs in the background and at...
Forum: Gaming 18 Nov 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 27,092
Posted By icevonshredula
My GPU drivers are up to date. I tried lowering...

My GPU drivers are up to date. I tried lowering the settings to high, which has the shadow detail on low and no water reflection, but the game is still freezing. Would it be worth setting the...
Forum: Gaming 17 Nov 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 27,092
Posted By icevonshredula
Random CPU Spikes in Skyrim

Hello. I just installed Skyrim yesterday, and I'm having an annoying issue where the game will stutter for about 10 seconds every few minutes while playing. It's not a decrease in framerate, but an...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 29 Mar 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 165,736
Posted By icevonshredula
Ah yes. I did set the BIOS correctly, though I...

Ah yes. I did set the BIOS correctly, though I forgot to mention that. Thanks :)
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Mar 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 165,736
Posted By icevonshredula
Thanks guys for all your helpful replies. I got...

Thanks guys for all your helpful replies. I got really busy and ended up forgetting about this thread. I went back to another solution I had found earlier, though, and when I tried it everything...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Mar 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 165,736
Posted By icevonshredula
Awesome, thanks. Not sure if I'll need to use it...

Awesome, thanks. Not sure if I'll need to use it yet, but good to know.

As for my disk management, here's a screenshot of the whole window:

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And here's what it looks like when I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Mar 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 165,736
Posted By icevonshredula
"Windows was unable to complete the format." Help!

Hello. I'm trying to format one of my two hard drives in NTFS with Windows 7 64-bit, but I receive the error message:

Windows was unable to complete the format.

I installed a new 1TB SATA...
Forum: General Discussion 02 Feb 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 11,665
Posted By icevonshredula
Alright, I tried running Spybot S&D even though I...

Alright, I tried running Spybot S&D even though I already have AVG 11, and it actually found about 10 threats. After removing them, though, the problem is still here. Any other suggestions?
Forum: General Discussion 01 Feb 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 11,665
Posted By icevonshredula
Unknown CPU Usage Causing Stuttering Audio

Hey there. So I've been having this problem where my CPU is constantly hovering at around 30% usage, and after investigating with ProcessExplorer and Task Manager, I've found that the process...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 Nov 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 7,138
Posted By icevonshredula
Thanks for the replies! I'll give those a try.

Thanks for the replies! I'll give those a try.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Nov 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 7,138
Posted By icevonshredula
lulz

lulz
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Nov 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 7,138
Posted By icevonshredula
Computer Won't Sleep

So I reinstalled Windows again on my machine about 3 days ago, and in the process of reinstalling my old programs and settings, my computer has stopped sleeping automatically. Before I had installed...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Sep 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 8,365
Posted By icevonshredula
Okay, thank's for all your help y'all. I'll try...

Okay, thank's for all your help y'all. I'll try reinstalling AVG and messing around with the components to see if I can get rid of the issue that way. I appreciate the suggestions!
Forum: General Discussion 24 Sep 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 8,365
Posted By icevonshredula
I've uninstalled AVG, and the problem I had is...

I've uninstalled AVG, and the problem I had is gone. What do you think it was about AVG? Do you have any suggestions on how I can fix it, or which other antivirus software I should use instead?
Forum: General Discussion 24 Sep 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 8,365
Posted By icevonshredula
I use AVG 9.0. I've tried disabling it with no...

I use AVG 9.0. I've tried disabling it with no change, but I'll try to uninstall it and get back to you.
Forum: General Discussion 24 Sep 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 8,365
Posted By icevonshredula
Network Traffic Causing High CPU Usage

Hello. For the last week or so, my network traffic has seemed to be related to some pretty sever spikes in my CPU usage. These spikes are causing extreme stuttering in my music playback, freezing of...
Forum: Graphic Cards 29 Aug 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 3,693
Posted By icevonshredula
Nvidia GeForce 8600 GTS - Aero Disabled

I've been using this card with Windows 7 64-bit for over 6 months now, and I've never had this problem. I used device manager to update my graphics card driver last night, and ever since the update,...
Forum: Network & Sharing 19 Aug 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 11,223
Posted By icevonshredula
I'm still getting the issue, but less frequently....

I'm still getting the issue, but less frequently. While I was trying to load a webpage today, I tried typing ipconfig /flushdns in the console, and the page finished loading instantly. I've tried it...
Forum: Network & Sharing 18 Aug 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 11,223
Posted By icevonshredula
Alright, I deleted it from device manager. It...

Alright, I deleted it from device manager. It didn't seem to make much difference in my connection, but it's probably like that anyway. For now, my page load times are usually under a second or two,...
Forum: Network & Sharing 18 Aug 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 11,223
Posted By icevonshredula
Oh that's Hamachi. It's no longer enabled on...

Oh that's Hamachi. It's no longer enabled on startup or active in my processes, but I assume Windows just keeps it around since it's an 'active' network adapter. Even though it's application-based...
Forum: Network & Sharing 18 Aug 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 11,223
Posted By icevonshredula
Hah well right when I was about to try that, my...

Hah well right when I was about to try that, my connection magically changed to its normal self. If I get it again, I will try that and post. Thanks!
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