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Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 14 Oct 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 1,533
Posted By ish4d0w
Overclock to Play 4K videos

Hi

Guys help me do some overclocking please :)

I'd like to play 4K videos but they lag so badly. Instead of buying a proper graphics card I want to see if I can make them play only by...
Forum: Network & Sharing 21 May 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 489
Posted By ish4d0w
Extending range via multiple APs - use Same or Different SSID?

Hi

I'm extending my network's range by using two APs. They are different models but using identical settings.
(This is done so they cover the whole house)

Should I use the same network name...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 06 Apr 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 650
Posted By ish4d0w
How to rip DVD in good quality? (Not copyrighted - personal recording)

Hi

I have a footage which I'd like to rip in the best possible quality. Lossless is preferred if available. Space usage does not matter.

Since this is a personal recording it does not have any...
Forum: Installation & Setup 14 Feb 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 1,070
Posted By ish4d0w
It is definitely possible. I also have a late...

It is definitely possible. I also have a late 2009 iMac (although the 21.5 inch model) and I can give you some help.


You can use Boot Camp Assistant to partition your hard drive and create a...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 14 Feb 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 7,968
Posted By ish4d0w
Guys Thank you very much for your help! ...

Guys

Thank you very much for your help!
It's working now! Yay I did it! :D

I'm posting what I did because it might be helpfulf for others:

This is after a FRESH install, assuming that you...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 13 Feb 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 7,968
Posted By ish4d0w
Why does Windows Update never finish scanning for updates? Seriously

Hi

I'm sure a lot of you have experienced this problem. Browsing through this forum, it is quite common, yet, I haven't found a reassuring solution. Can you help?

This is Windows 7 Home...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Jan 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 3,180
Posted By ish4d0w
This Linux Lite and Mint are good ideas, thanks!...

This Linux Lite and Mint are good ideas, thanks! I'll give them a try on a seperate partition.

However, I won't be able to completely switch from Windows to it since I need to run a lot of...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Jan 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 3,180
Posted By ish4d0w
Which Windows is the best for this hardware?(HP Compaq 6720s notebook)

Hi

I have a HP Compaq 6720s notebook. It is a bit old (from 2008) but still works great :)

Looking at it's specs below (or online), which OS would you suggest?
I want the best performance,...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 21 Dec 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 10,810
Posted By ish4d0w
Thanks. Turns out I had an older version...

Thanks. Turns out I had an older version installed, so I installed the one you linked.


Update: Actually, you're right :)
It required up to SEVEN hours of waiting.
I was like, ok I can't help...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 19 Dec 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 10,810
Posted By ish4d0w
24 hours? That sounds crazy :eek: Why is that? ...

24 hours? That sounds crazy :eek: Why is that?
Not this one I think. The package name is different. It is reading version 7.6 if I remember well. The one you linked seems to be even newer, judging...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 19 Dec 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 10,810
Posted By ish4d0w
Windows Update stuck at scanning for updates... forever

Hi

This is Windows 7 SP1 Ultimate (32bit). Windows Update is not working. It is set to install updates automatically, yet it never does, and if I initiate a manual scan, it doesn't work either. It...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Dec 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 9,506
Posted By ish4d0w
Hi Thank you very much everyone. I learned a...

Hi

Thank you very much everyone. I learned a LOT about batteries, so your answers were very useful for me.
I just replaced the battery and now it works fine.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Oct 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 2,139
Posted By ish4d0w
Thank you everyone. I'll either go for the AMD or...

Thank you everyone. I'll either go for the AMD or save up for an intel i3.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Oct 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 2,139
Posted By ish4d0w
Thank you everyone. Actually, I didn't pick the...

Thank you everyone. Actually, I didn't pick the motherboard just yet, because I haven't decided the CPU brand yet :D

Yeah I'm aware the topic title is "Which is the better graphics card" yet I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Oct 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 2,139
Posted By ish4d0w
Choosing processor with integrated graphics - which one?

Thanks for your suggestions. However, I do not want to get a seperate graphics card. Instead, I purposedly want to use integrated graphics.
The key is energy efficiency. This machine has a high...
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 Sep 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 878
Posted By ish4d0w
Thank you very much. That Ubiquity AP seems good!...

Thank you very much. That Ubiquity AP seems good! I'll check it out.
It is concrete, but since the building is not huge (about twice the size of a typical tower of flats) I hope we can achieve it...
Forum: Network & Sharing 17 Sep 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 878
Posted By ish4d0w
Wifi: How to cover this building?

Hi

We're thinking about upgrading the wifi network in our school, because frankly, it is useless now.
It only covers half the building and it is very slow and cannot handle this many devices.
...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 26 Aug 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 2,139
Posted By ish4d0w
Which processor (with good integrated graphics) would you recommend?

Hi

Here are two processors with integrated graphics. Which is better?
AMD Athlon 5350 APU
Intel Celeron G1840

I have the 5350 and it's graphics performance is great. It's like a full-featured...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Aug 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 780
Posted By ish4d0w
Mostly office work and multimedia, including HD...

Mostly office work and multimedia, including HD media playback and some not very heavy games like Sims 3, GTA 4 etc... I heard that these built-in graphics aren't that bad.

I like to overclock but...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Aug 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 780
Posted By ish4d0w
Help me choose?

Hi

Can you help me choose?
I want to buy a new CPU and a board.
I want a cheap/budget solution, office&multimedia use mostly and occassional light gaming.

Which should I choose?
AMD Athlon...
Forum: Installation & Setup 23 Jul 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 1,200
Posted By ish4d0w
Thank you. I did it and it works. It preserved...

Thank you. I did it and it works. It preserved everything except these things: HP Help and Support (a customized Windows Help directory, it was removed) and HP Optimized battery power scheme. I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Jul 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 1,562
Posted By ish4d0w
Sorry that's not possible :( You could...

Sorry that's not possible :(

You could either stick to Vista or try to find a good deal on Windows 7 Ultimate. Or...

You could get Windows 10 instead, for free. I suggest you to join Windows 10...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Jul 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 2,210
Posted By ish4d0w
Not yet, I can't find that adapter :S :D I found...

Not yet, I can't find that adapter :S :D I found a mouse adapter but that won't work I guess? (It's green and the keyboard one should be purple right?)

I'll post if I happen to find it but that...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Jul 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 2,210
Posted By ish4d0w
Oh. Then that's why it didn't work with my other...

Oh. Then that's why it didn't work with my other keyboard! :) Thank you for the information
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Jul 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 1,068
Posted By ish4d0w
Thank you everybody for your help :)

Thank you everybody for your help :)
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