Well its been a minute since Ive been around and if this is in the wrong section, My apologies.
First build in a whiiile, havent really kept up on things but lookin to build a mild gaming rig, below is what im thinking and was just curious on thoughts and suggestions before ordering stuff...
Not sure if this is the right forum or not to post this but ill give it a shot and if it needs to be moved, please do :)
Alright i got one of these GXEs and the right speaker is out, failed connection from the opening and closing of the thing.
I cant for the life of me find how to get the thing...
i picked up a Acer 22" monitor that came with what the guy said was a router well, turned out to be a Wyse thin client (V10LE) from a local auction.
Not really sure what to do with it but i was thinking if i upgraded the ram to 1GB (currently has 512mb) and the flash drive to something bigger...
as of late my comp crashes when i do any kind of gaming (mostly while playing Loadout) complete crash, the annoying loud RRRRRRR and either a black screen or more so a red or an orange screen. Streaming web stuff watching video ect its all good, only happens when gaming and at varying times...
... With default vid card drives.
Was working fine til the other day when it just shut down and rebooted then hung at the starting up screen. Every once in a while itll boot into windows normally but only for a few minutes then shuts down and reboots. Cleaned the drivers out updated to the...
Picked this up yesterday, traded a ps3 bundle i only had 180 into for it, worth it?
XION Supernova 600W Modular Power Supply
LIAN LI PC-A70 black
BIOSTAR TA870U3+ AM3 AMD 870 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard
AMD Phenom II X4 B55 BE 3.2GHz
Corsair sealed liquid cpu...
Might be picking this up in a local trade and need some thoughts on it guess value wise and itll be mainly used for a WoW rig. i havent really been into the PC thing for a while now (last i was the nvidia 9800 came out) so any thoughts/input about it would be appreciated
the hdd went out in my laptop and i gotta get a new one so lookin for suggestions
looking at 1TB sata, with a good warranty that can take lots of data transfers and running basically 24/7
what are some good performers? what should i check out?
if it helps any its goin in to a Toshiba p505-S8980
some how the other day i got this annoying redirct on my laptop that if i say just type youtube in the address bar it would normally just go to youtube but now its redirecting to a somoto search engine.
Ive tried lookin in the add/remove programs and nothings in there and also in firefoxes add...
i gotta replace the LCD in my laptop, gravity decided to break it...
its a toshiba p505-s8980, i can seem to find a manual or anyhting to help me remove the brezel and whatnot, waitin on the new LCD to arrive but want to atleast figure out how to get it apart before it does
picked up a laptop finally and would really like to find a remote for it so when i got he hdmi hooked up to my tv i dont always have to get up to change pause, ect when watching like a movie
ok im startin to look for a new laptop that will be replacing my desktop but need some suggetions. It wont be used much for gaming and needs to be under a grand if i can get away with it.
What im lookin for it to have:
2+GB of ram
tv tuner card with remote (or atleast the ability...
tryin to system link my brothers and mine 360 to play COD4, but cant seem to connect to each other, create a game and he tries to join but nothing shows up in the lobby for games.
goin thru a router, same router ive used before with the orig. xbox for system linking with no issues.
Give me a reason not too lol
itll be used for gaming w/ a 9800GTX and 4GB RAM (for now)
Price doesnt seem to bad
either that combo or this one...
ok decided that instead of just a new motherboard, a proc. might not be a bad idea either if a good deal is floating around. If you got just motherboard suggestions ill listen to those too
Id like to reuse the RAM and everything
AMD/intel doesnt matter anymore
Stucka new corsair PSU in it to see if that was the issue and nothings changed
This is 2nd card i got from eVGA for an RMA, this one i got the 17th of this month. the last one (2nd pic) lasted a week maybe
Temps are all down 50C or below under load (fan turned...
Just curious if anyones dealt with Buy.coms MIR stuff.
I bought a PSU back in the begining of Aug. and have yet to see the rebate for it, its only 20 bucks but still im curious if ill ever get it back lol
Just got this card in the other day from an RMA, installed it yesterday and within the first id say hour of playing WoW it started to artifact like crazy, didnt think much of it, so i closed it out, restarted the game and all was ok. Now a day later its doing it every hour/couple hours, and if i...
RMA Update: 11.4.08
Just got my RMA back and they didnt send me a replacement 8800GTX 768mb, i got a 9800GTX 512mb for a replacement.
Tired updating the drivers thru safe mode w/ full unistall and installing the new driver hoping that would cure it but no go. I still get...
When playin WoW my comp freezes up, blue screen of death with a vid card driver error, ive updated, rolled back ect and it still happens like once a day now. It only happens when playing WoW.
In the past it was 2-4 a week but lately its daily.
The cards a 8800GTX maybe 6 months...
THAT SHOULD BE A "W" not an "R"
Wrath of the Lich King
well decided to pre order it but i have a feeling there all spoken for. Anyone know of a place that still takes pre order fro the collectors edition?
Lines from left to right, pic below (sorry about the size)
Werent always there. just noticed them in the screensaverbut have noticed them in game for like the past month id say
Monitor is a 2007WFP
Vid car 8800GTX
Benn lookin ofr a good deal on a 520HX at buy.com as one for $85 shipped AR,
Is that pretty much the best deal on these right now?
My coolerMaster 650 is dieign already well the fan anyways so once i find how to RMA the thing Im just goin to dump it in my second box but i want to replace my main rig with a 520HX I think
Whats a good price for one?
Is there anyway to get above the 3.25GB ram limit with XP pro?
I know upgrading to XP64 doesnt ahve that limit but dont want to spend the cash on a new OS and have to do another install so soon.
Running 4GB 800 (2x2GB)
Looking for another LCD for the secodn setup im throwin together and dont want to pay for another 20007WFP. lookin in the 20-24" range
Ideas what to look into?
Price ranged 150-250ish, rather keep it on the lower end of the budget.
Ok heres what im thinking
Cooler Master CMStacker case
AMD 5000+ BE CPU
CM650 Xtreme PSU
36GB Raptor boot
160GB SATA Storage
4GB Reaper OCZ 800 RAM
GIGABYTE GA-MA69GM-S2H AM2 AMD 690G HDMI Micro ATX AMD Motherboard
(i like the onboard HDMI and i have this board for...