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Forum: Installation & Setup 12 Aug 2009
Replies: 63
Views: 84,551
Posted By Rothchild
Wow, you got me beat. I was a hobby programmer,...

Wow, you got me beat. I was a hobby programmer, dabbled in a bit of this and that. If you want to go into theories, I'll whup ya in text-based multi-player games (MUD's). Only Atari I knew was the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 12 Aug 2009
Replies: 21
Views: 15,965
Posted By Rothchild
That's one of the reasons I love this forum. ...

That's one of the reasons I love this forum. Highly active mod's who take no guff.

Back on topic, how does anything get leaked before it's out to the general public? Games, movies, etc. It's an...
Forum: Installation & Setup 12 Aug 2009
Replies: 63
Views: 84,551
Posted By Rothchild
Thank you both for your help, and sorry for...

Thank you both for your help, and sorry for slightly derailing the thread (2GB instead of 4GB). You've confirmed opinions I've read previously, so thank you again.

There are now many things I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 12 Aug 2009
Replies: 63
Views: 84,551
Posted By Rothchild
You got Win7 running a machine with only 640KB...

You got Win7 running a machine with only 640KB RAM??? In a few days I'm going to try Win7 on my 512MB RAM machine for fun.

I always figured I should stick to x32, but it sounded like Antman was...
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Aug 2009
Replies: 6
Views: 3,577
Posted By Rothchild
As a die-hard Newegg user for many years, may I...

As a die-hard Newegg user for many years, may I ask why you don't want to use Newegg? I recently got two 1GB 4850's from them...
Forum: Installation & Setup 12 Aug 2009
Replies: 63
Views: 84,551
Posted By Rothchild
Are you saying that if you have only 2GB RAM you...

Are you saying that if you have only 2GB RAM you should go for x64? My system is basically a budget gaming rig with only 2GB RAM, so I didn't think x64 would be of any benefit.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 12 Aug 2009
Replies: 21
Views: 15,965
Posted By Rothchild
They've known about this issue at least since XP,...

They've known about this issue at least since XP, so if they were going to put an end to it in Win7 they would have done so before RTM. They could possibly blacklist the already leaked OEM key(s)...
Forum: General Discussion 12 Aug 2009
Replies: 8
Views: 66,281
Posted By Rothchild
PerfectDisk 10 has a Space Explorer and Space...

PerfectDisk 10 has a Space Explorer and Space Reports that might do something along those lines. You can get a 30 day trial of it. It's a great defrag program.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 12 Aug 2009
Replies: 21
Views: 15,965
Posted By Rothchild
With an OEM key (and the required things that go...

With an OEM key (and the required things that go along with it, not to be talked about) you can use an offline activation method, but I'm sure there is a way for MS to blacklist them, using Windows...
Forum: Software 27 Jan 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 21,137
Posted By Rothchild
Ventrilo

I can't get Ventrilo to install, I've tried compatibility mode and and running it as admin. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Soo sorry, should read the pop-up more closely. Does "reg...
Forum: Gaming 10 Jan 2009
Replies: 10
Views: 14,663
Posted By Rothchild
I used FO3 on Win7 build 6956 and my saves from...

I used FO3 on Win7 build 6956 and my saves from WinXP worked fine, never tried the patch though since I don't use GFWL. Later today when I get build 7000 setup I'll test it again and let you know...
Forum: News 09 Jan 2009
Replies: 799
Views: 165,613
Posted By Rothchild
w00t! Finally got my 32-bit key!

w00t! Finally got my 32-bit key!
Forum: News 09 Jan 2009
Replies: 799
Views: 165,613
Posted By Rothchild
You f'in' rule!!! I'm USA and it works,...

You f'in' rule!!!

I'm USA and it works, takes a bit, but works!!!

Got the x64 to work...
Forum: News 09 Jan 2009
Replies: 799
Views: 165,613
Posted By Rothchild
Are the keys the same for x86 and x64? Would...

Are the keys the same for x86 and x64? Would suck to get a key and it didn't work on x64...
Forum: News 09 Jan 2009
Replies: 799
Views: 165,613
Posted By Rothchild
That's the error I've been getting all day.

That's the error I've been getting all day.
Forum: News 09 Jan 2009
Replies: 799
Views: 165,613
Posted By Rothchild
I'm currently trying the x86 link, these pages...

I'm currently trying the x86 link, these pages load MUCH slower then the x64... much like the download speed
Forum: News 09 Jan 2009
Replies: 799
Views: 165,613
Posted By Rothchild
You go through TechNet to get the public key, no...

You go through TechNet to get the public key, no subscription needed. I already filled out the form and got the confirmation email earlier today, though no matter how much I refresh I just get the...
Forum: News 09 Jan 2009
Replies: 799
Views: 165,613
Posted By Rothchild
Been trying it for over 15 minutes on the x64...

Been trying it for over 15 minutes on the x64 page, just keep getting the "Error, The site is currently experiencing technical difficulties, please check back in the next business day." message... ...
Forum: Software 09 Jan 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 92,750
Posted By Rothchild
CD/DVD drive emulator?

I mainly use Daemon Tools and occasionally MagicDisc, but since both of those have issues with Win7 I'm lost. So, what's your favorite drive emulator that works well with Win7?
Forum: News 09 Jan 2009
Replies: 58
Views: 13,006
Posted By Rothchild
I pulled 1.5MB/sec average on x64, now I'm...

I pulled 1.5MB/sec average on x64, now I'm pulling a whopping 90K/sec on x86... :cry:
Forum: News 09 Jan 2009
Replies: 799
Views: 165,613
Posted By Rothchild
I'm pulling 1.5MB/sec on the download, so it's...

I'm pulling 1.5MB/sec on the download, so it's still going strong for me. 85%, yay!
Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Jan 2009
Replies: 23
Views: 53,118
Posted By Rothchild
Is there a downside to using x64 on a 2 gig RAM...

Is there a downside to using x64 on a 2 gig RAM system? I heard x64 takes up more RAM then x86.
Forum: General Discussion 09 Jan 2009
Replies: 34
Views: 11,597
Posted By Rothchild
I didn't know that, thanks for the heads up.

I didn't know that, thanks for the heads up.
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Jan 2009
Replies: 2,426
Views: 372,046
Posted By Rothchild
http://www.speedtest.net/result/386993559.png...

http://www.speedtest.net/result/386993559.png (http://www.speedtest.net)
Last time I tested it was over a year ago, glad to see it's improved a good bit.
I was thinking of paying the extra $10 a...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Jan 2009
Replies: 34
Views: 11,597
Posted By Rothchild
On my two main comps I'm getting x64 (even though...

On my two main comps I'm getting x64 (even though they only have 2 gigs of RAM, I want to try x64), but my junk comp doesn't have a 64-bit CPU so I have to go x86.
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