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Forum: Sound & Audio 05 Dec 2015
Replies: 45
Views: 9,132
Posted By Lava King
From looking at the Gigabyte website, only...

From looking at the Gigabyte website, only Revision 5.0 of the GA-78LMT-USB3 has VIA audio.

Here is a link (http://www.gigabyte.us/products/product-page.aspx?pid=4602&dl=1&RWD=0#driver) to the...
Forum: Graphic Cards 05 Dec 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 4,180
Posted By Lava King
I'm not quite sure how that max digital...

I'm not quite sure how that max digital resolution is calculated... I have 3 monitors (2560x1600 and 2 1920x1200) in extended desktop mode. So my total horizontal resolution is 6400, no problems.
...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 30 Nov 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 3,300
Posted By Lava King
I concur that the vast majority of external HDDs...

I concur that the vast majority of external HDDs require a 12VDC power supply capable of 1A or greater, and usually Center (tip) positive.
Forum: Graphic Cards 21 Nov 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 1,086
Posted By Lava King
What connection is being used on this monitor? ...

What connection is being used on this monitor? HDMI, DVI or VGA?

It really looks like the symptoms of signal reflection in a VGA cable...

Are all 3 monitors the same resolution? Can you swap...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 21 Nov 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 2,237
Posted By Lava King
Is your Cyberlink software the full paid version...

Is your Cyberlink software the full paid version or the "freebie" version bundled with some piece of hardware?

If it's the "freebie" version, then chances are that some of the functionality has...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Nov 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 1,054
Posted By Lava King
My hardware isn't a secret, it's in "My System...

My hardware isn't a secret, it's in "My System Specs" here on SF :)

I understand your goals, and they are good goals. I have seen game streams with such poor quality video that I wondered why...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Nov 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 1,054
Posted By Lava King
Your i7-920 should be more than up to the...

Your i7-920 should be more than up to the challenge of streaming to Twitch.

I streamed Borderlands 2 at 720p 30fps using a Core 2 Quad X9650 with 4 GB RAM. On that same PC, the game was being...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Nov 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 1,054
Posted By Lava King
The sole purpose of a capture card is to bring an...

The sole purpose of a capture card is to bring an external Audio/Video signal into a PC. If the signal is already digital (such as from an HDMI connection) then it mostly passes the signal through...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Nov 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 1,054
Posted By Lava King
I gather that you are playing a PC-based game and...

I gather that you are playing a PC-based game and live streaming on the same PC? If so, then the capture card will not help in any way.

The function of a capture card is to capture the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Nov 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 926
Posted By Lava King
I have a Gigabyte mobo purchased in 2009 that...

I have a Gigabyte mobo purchased in 2009 that shows the same message during boot.

It works flawlessly with a Samsung 830 SSD in AHCI mode, running Windows 7.

Not 100% guaranteed, but I think...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Nov 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 853
Posted By Lava King
Looks like I'm going to be the dissenting voice...

Looks like I'm going to be the dissenting voice here.

It's not necessarily the power supply, I have run into the same symptoms on some older motherboards with bad capacitors.

However, swapping...
Forum: Graphic Cards 07 Nov 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 1,992
Posted By Lava King
Hmm... from a COLD BOOT (not Sleep or Hibernate)...

Hmm... from a COLD BOOT (not Sleep or Hibernate) have the TV connected and set to the proper input. Do you see the POST on the TV? If not, there may be deeper problems.
But, if you DO see activity...
Forum: Graphic Cards 06 Nov 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 1,992
Posted By Lava King
I can't find a clear picture of a Pavilion G6...

I can't find a clear picture of a Pavilion G6 keyboard, but it looks like "Fn" + F4 will turn on (and off) the external monitor.
Forum: Graphic Cards 06 Nov 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 1,992
Posted By Lava King
Most laptops have a key combination that will...

Most laptops have a key combination that will cycle through the main monitor/external monitor being on and off. This is built in to the BIOS and is not affected by the OS (or lack thereof).

Also,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Nov 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 940
Posted By Lava King
The picture is blocked by my employer's "Web...

The picture is blocked by my employer's "Web Nanny."

I'll have a look when I get home :)
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Nov 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 940
Posted By Lava King
A word of caution before you make a cable...

A word of caution before you make a cable yourself... make sure that it really is just a passive cable and that the original didn't have embedded electronics that served as an interface of some kind....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Nov 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 1,274
Posted By Lava King
Look in your Comcast Softphone software settings...

Look in your Comcast Softphone software settings for "Automatically adjust microphone" or something similar. Make sure it is turned off.

Have you used the headset with any other software (Skype,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Jul 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 752
Posted By Lava King
The "2x 12V CPU 4-pin" is the correct pair of...

The "2x 12V CPU 4-pin" is the correct pair of connectors, you probably won't find a power supply with a single 8-pin connector.

The 2 connectors will plug in side-by-side and are keyed so that...
Forum: Sound & Audio 19 Jul 2015
Replies: 37
Views: 3,279
Posted By Lava King
JollyJed, have you checked the Playback Devices...

JollyJed, have you checked the Playback Devices to be sure that the analog audio output device is set as the default?

Re-installing the GPU may have set its HDMI output as the default. I'm...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Jul 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 2,432
Posted By Lava King
On my motherboard (Gigabyte) the Power On from...

On my motherboard (Gigabyte) the Power On from Keyboard option works only with a PS2 connected keyboard.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 21 Jun 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 1,643
Posted By Lava King
I have done almost exactly what you propose, I...

I have done almost exactly what you propose, I went from a Core 2 Duo E8500 (3.1 GHz) to a Core 2 Quad X9650 (3.0 GHz).

If your most commonly used applications utilize only 1 or 2 threads, you...
Forum: Chillout Room 10 Mar 2015
Replies: 29
Views: 2,330
Posted By Lava King
PhD for me, too. I have a 2-year degree...

PhD for me, too.

I have a 2-year degree (Applied Science) from junior college, never completed 4-year degree.
Forum: Benchmarks 10 Mar 2015
Replies: 500
Views: 49,213
Posted By Lava King
Hi guys and gals, here's my score at stock...

Hi guys and gals, here's my score at stock speeds.

I may dabble in overclocking soon :geek:
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 23 Feb 2015
Replies: 1,950
Views: 250,836
Posted By Lava King
The updated/upgraded HTPC Intel Pentium...

The updated/upgraded HTPC

Intel Pentium G3258
ASRock H97M Pro4 Mobo
G.Skill DDR3 10666 RAM
Sapphire silent Radeon HD 7750
Samsung 830 128GB SSD
Western Digital Green 1TB HDD
Pioneer BD-ROM...
Forum: Benchmarks 21 Feb 2015
Replies: 592
Views: 83,004
Posted By Lava King
Here's my long overdue Passmark results :o ...

Here's my long overdue Passmark results :o

Everything at stock speeds:
CPU: 3.0 GHz (3.5 GHz Turbo)
RAM: 2400

Someday I'll venture into OC, but it's not really necessary at this point :p
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