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Forum: General Discussion 04 Jun 2010
Replies: 63
Views: 10,801
Posted By TomW
:huh: Confusing a bit, brother... on my taskbar,...

:huh: Confusing a bit, brother... on my taskbar, set at 'always combine, hide labels', when an app is open, the icon is automatically 'highlighted', letting me know it's open... at least it does this...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Nov 2009
Replies: 17
Views: 34,372
Posted By TomW
Dude! You have some major icon action going on...

Dude! You have some major icon action going on your desktop! And agreed, the arrows just annoy the hell out of me. I used a 'fix' as well, as well as the ol' delete the piffile and lnkfile registry...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Oct 2009
Replies: 17
Views: 34,372
Posted By TomW
I've had the same problem for a month now. Using...

I've had the same problem for a month now. Using x64 Build 7100. GeForce 285 with latest drivers, etc. It seems like the problem started that way, (the shortcuts being gone), and even used a...
Forum: Sound & Audio 03 Sep 2009
Replies: 86
Views: 42,697
Posted By TomW
Creative Labs X-Fi Elite and SB Audigy 2 Platinum...

Creative Labs X-Fi Elite and SB Audigy 2 Platinum Professional both work w/ updated drivers from website. You might as well throw the included driver cd's in the garbage. (Although they DO make great...
Forum: Chillout Room 20 Jul 2009
Replies: 178
Views: 18,934
Posted By TomW
lol.. it is an awesome sig, but I'm pretty sure...

lol.. it is an awesome sig, but I'm pretty sure that what we're all going for in the thread is a Windows 7 self-designed signature...:roflmao:

But again, very nice! :thumbsup:
Forum: Chillout Room 24 Jun 2009
Replies: 178
Views: 18,934
Posted By TomW
Mine's my sig... needs resizing, centering, etc.,...

Mine's my sig... needs resizing, centering, etc., but hey...
Forum: Chillout Room 24 Jun 2009
Replies: 52
Views: 10,057
Posted By TomW
lmao

lmao
Forum: Chillout Room 24 Jun 2009
Replies: 52
Views: 10,057
Posted By TomW
Cool. You have a 3-legged kitten?

Cool. You have a 3-legged kitten?
Forum: Chillout Room 24 Jun 2009
Replies: 34
Views: 4,327
Posted By TomW
Seeing as how more people already like the RC of...

Seeing as how more people already like the RC of Windows 7 than liked the public release of Vista, I agree... let's wait out the next few years of service packs on Win 7 before even thinking about...
Forum: Chillout Room 24 Jun 2009
Replies: 2,040
Views: 169,912
Posted By TomW
'Dude Of Darkness', by The Law.

'Dude Of Darkness', by The Law.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Jun 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 5,537
Posted By TomW
Wow! After reading on the subject for the last...

Wow! After reading on the subject for the last half hour, (several great links! Thanks!), I think I'll wait because while the money isn't the issue over performance, the gains I get (and there are...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Jun 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 5,537
Posted By TomW
Thanks for the replies, guys. Yes. I do a...

Thanks for the replies, guys.

Yes. I do a lot of Photoshop work. I let CS4 utilize my GPU a lot, though, and with the new box, I've ordered the GTX285 2GB RAM. I'll exchange it with my current...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Jun 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 5,537
Posted By TomW
The salesman told me the 1600mhz RAM would have...

The salesman told me the 1600mhz RAM would have to be down sped to 1333. I guess my next question would be, if it's better to run 6GB at 1600 or 12 gb at 1333?
:geek::geek:
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Jun 2009
Replies: 23
Views: 11,399
Posted By TomW
Not usually.. in the case of the Core i7 965 EE,...

Not usually.. in the case of the Core i7 965 EE, I know they say anything above 1.65 can burn out their chip. Yikes. I believe it's because the chip, RAM, can be OC'ed so easily.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Jun 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 5,537
Posted By TomW
RAM in all the slots is a bad thing??

I have an ASUS P6T Deluxe Ver. 2 with (now), 6gb of RAM. Recently, while ordering another machine, I asked for 12 GB in all the slots and the salesman talked me against it. He said it's not good to...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Jun 2009
Replies: 23
Views: 11,399
Posted By TomW
I'm having the same difficulty, so to speak, with...

I'm having the same difficulty, so to speak, with my 1600 mhz RAM. The motherboard comes with the voltage set 1.66. Intel advises against any voltage above 1.65, so I'm pretty shut down in the RAM...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 04 Jun 2009
Replies: 17
Views: 39,768
Posted By TomW
I use O&O Defrag and it runs in memory all the...

I use O&O Defrag and it runs in memory all the time... I have 6 gb of RAM and my RAM usage is at 45% just at a new boot. I've even gone into the registry to change the Prefetch parameters to '2'...
Forum: News 04 Jun 2009
Replies: 35
Views: 5,996
Posted By TomW
I haven't gotten the email yet, unless perhaps it...

I haven't gotten the email yet, unless perhaps it went into my spam folder... I will definitely fill it out. I like Windows 7. Comparatively, there is no comparison to Vista. The GUI is almost...
Forum: News 04 Jun 2009
Replies: 39
Views: 6,475
Posted By TomW
It should be completely free for us that used...

It should be completely free for us that used Vista for over a year! I mean, Vista was nothing, if not the beta for Win 7! :mad:

During the first RTM release of Vista, I asked MS for the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 31 May 2009
Replies: 212
Views: 137,518
Posted By TomW
Latest news is that MS has tossed out the 3 app...

Latest news is that MS has tossed out the 3 app limit in the Starter Edition.
Forum: News 30 May 2009
Replies: 12
Views: 4,326
Posted By TomW
:D It's almost ALL Microsoft has done with every...

:D It's almost ALL Microsoft has done with every 'new' OS they've released! With the exception of Windows ME, (This generation's Vista, btw... sell a hugely advertised and anticipated new OS and have...
Forum: Chillout Room 30 May 2009
Replies: 2,040
Views: 169,912
Posted By TomW
Joe Stump-Where No Men Dare Shred

Joe Stump-Where No Men Dare Shred
Forum: General Discussion 24 May 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 1,427
Posted By TomW
Various odds and ends

I am not a novice, but I'm almost ready to jump back to Vista x64 because of various little bugs I expect, but unfortunately, have no time/patience for dealing with right now... :(

My webcam...
Forum: General Discussion 24 May 2009
Replies: 2,203
Views: 238,430
Posted By TomW
Thank you for the warm welcome, Bare Foot Kid! :)

Thank you for the warm welcome, Bare Foot Kid! :)
Forum: General Discussion 24 May 2009
Replies: 2,203
Views: 238,430
Posted By TomW
Thank ya, Jfar! :)

Thank ya, Jfar! :)
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