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    9700K $199 Micro Center (plus $20 off MB)

    AMD's AM4 socket is more future proof and less motherboard upgrades... I love intel from my Q6600 -> 4790k but the never ending socket changes with intel is not worth it... why should I spend so much for a new socket CPU that will change within 1-2 years on intel?
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    Windows disk management or storage spaces mirroring? REFS (Resilient File System)?

    Because my OS drive is normal AHCI, if I were to choose RAID1 mirroring for my 2x storage drives it I would have to switch my os drive to raid setting. Will that mess up my OS drive?
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    Preventing bitrot on USB drives in Windows (ReFS?)

    Does microsoft disk management 2 drive mirroring also do integrity check in the background?
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    Windows disk management or storage spaces mirroring? REFS (Resilient File System)?

    I have a desktop that I wanted to implement a 2 drive mirroring, so if 1 drive goes bad I can still get my files from the second then replace the bad drive and have it join back that mirror. Window has two ways to do a 2 drive mirror using disk management using dynamic disks or storage spaces...
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    CDW Outlet Finds

    Any good deals on usb flash drives
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    34" useless after windows scaling?

    If a 1440p 34" UltraWide is scaled up to like 150% to match the easy text readability of a 1080p 27" at default windows scaling at 100%. Would it make also make 2 windows side by side identical to the 1080p 27" due to upacaling? The only reason I want to upgrade to 34" ultrawide 1440p is to...
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    Should I apply better TIM on Sapphire 7950?

    ^^how much of a difference would it make if i apply better GPU thermal paste on the 7950? what results could i expect? 3-5c? or more? would it be worth the hassle?
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    Why review sites benching trash Haswell IGP graphics vs discreet?

    why all the review/bench sites are making comparisons using ONLY the IGP graphics and not discreet GPU like an AMD 7950....really who in the sweet jesus will ever use a shitty ass IGP graphics?? are they completely out of their minds? on top of that comparing the intel IGP vs the AMD IGP is this...
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    Possible bad HD 7950?

    that's a driver issue i had that problem on a friends PC we installed older drivers and the artifacts went away
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    24" Widescreen CRT (FW900) From Ebay arrived,Comments.

    back when it was like 300$ it was good but now at 600$++ for the fw900 i would just get a really good ips
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    Whats the best Overclocking 7950?

    im leaning towards the sapphire since i can adjust the core voltage and memory voltages... i hear msi and gigabyte is locked to you can adjust those?
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    Whats the best Overclocking 7950?

    MSI Twinfrozer with its Afterburner software? Sapphire with its TRIXX software? Or Gigabyte's Windforce better cooling? but limited software?
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    [H] users 7950 Overclock Results

    What brand of the 7950 is the best for OC'ing? MSI Shappire or Gigabyte?
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    Extreme Cooling Sticky - Post Your Systems Here

    pics are too small needs to be bigger brah
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    remember to delete hidden recycle bin before selling drives...

    to my surprise formatting your drive will not erase the hidden "$RECYCLE.BIN" folder on your hard drives....because it is password protected for each user... its not just on your OS drive but any or what ever you can basically format your on options on...
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    Does this Netbook Exist?

    Under 12" LCD Dual Core HDMI Gigabit LAN B/G/N Wifi (300mbps) must be up to 300mbps.. ..most companies lie and limit WIFI N to only 72-150mbps 6-8+ hours battery life Thin compact size around ~$450 can someone recommend me a net-book with these specs or something close to it please :D?
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    Multiple Partitions vs. Single Partition (Boot Drive)

    What are the pros and cons of Multiple Partitions vs. Single Partition on a single boot drive? I was thinking to do this on my WD 640GB AALS (boot drive) (596GB formatted) : 80GB? Partition 1 Windows 7 Operating System (possible performance gain?) 200GB Partition 2 Applications 300GB...
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    Router QOS controlls Switch's QOS?

    i see but i'm not trying to control the bandwidth on the LAN, only to limit internet speed going to them. example: i have a 10MBPS internet connection and i want to limit each PC to 1mbps each. Modem=> Router (QOS)=> Unmanaged Switch to=...
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    Router QOS controlls Switch's QOS?

    for it to work does the switch need "IEEE 802.1p QoS"?
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    Router QOS controlls Switch's QOS?

    Hello, I'm having a hard time understanding how this works. I have a Gigabit router which has QOS. It lets me assign bandwidth priority (low/med/high) using IP, MAC or Ethernet Port #. I have a unmanaged Gigabit Switch connected to it. My Router fully reads the PC's on the Switch. I am able...
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    can anyone tell me what this adapter is called...?

    u get payed for mining?
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    Is there a Netbook with an Optical Drive?

    I'm looking to buy a really small but powerful Net-book for my work as a field tech and it has to have an optical drive....any recommendations? or a really small laptop any recommendations?
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    Show Your LCD(s) setups!!!

    the floor standing side channels should be moved to the rear and the book shelf rear's should be moved to the side channel....more information is sent to the rear channel vs. the side channels
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    Monitors for PS3 does it have to be 1080P ?

    is there any way to get rid of those bars without distorting the image on 1920x1200?
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    Monitors for PS3 does it have to be 1080P ?

    does it have to be 1080P ? i heard if its 1920x1200 it will be distorted or something?
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    Need a monitor for PS3

    i need a monitor for my PS3 it needs to be 23"+ 1080P must have HDMI can't be a TN panel it has to have HDMI because its going into my receiver and for it to receive the Dobly Tru-HD from the ps3 right it needs HDMI any suggestions? cant be the NEC EA231WMi it has no hdmi
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    IPS Reccomendations

    damn sry guys it can only be HDMI with my receiver :\ any more recommendations ?
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    NEC 23" IPS EA231WMi

    anyone else having EDID problems with this and a receiver and ps3
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    IPS Reccomendations

    damnn the dell is perfect but it needs the HDMI any more recommendations?
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    IPS Reccomendations

    Size: 23" + Panel: IPS Native res: 1920x1080p needs to have HDCP and and must have HDMI. i cant use any dvi-hdmi or what ever cause of my receiver looking for a screen with these specs any recommendations?
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    1080P + IPS + HDMI monitor recommendations

    need and LCD that has these specs 1080P IPS HDMI going to use for PS3 and PC and HDMI Receiver
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    NEC EA231WMi has serious EDID problems

    thanks :D but damn that is expensive... i tried those buttons but no service menu pops up :(
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    Is there a Service or Advance menu for NEC EA231WMi?

    if so what are the buttons or sequence to get on to it?
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    NEC EA231WMi has serious EDID problems

    hopefully this helps if anyone thats having the same problem as i did. ugh...although its picture perfect it was a fucking headache to get it to work properly to my receiver to get HDMI audio from my PC and PS3. Equipment Pioneer VSX-519V-K HDMI Repeating Receiver Playstation 3 Slim PC...
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    Is it illegal to Charge to INSTALL, AVG-Free?

    Is it illegal to Charge a fee to only INSTALL AVG-Free? a computer shop is not selling or distributing it but they charge a fee to install and set it on my comp is it illegal to do that?
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    IT Resume Thread

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    Sites for making free websites?

    anyone know of sites that lets you make a website for free?
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    What resolution is prefered for a 22" ?

    1680 x 1050 over that and txt will be way to small and strain your eyes
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    Yamaha RX-V365BL 5.1-Channel Home Theater Receiver $159.99

    Garbage for 10$ more you can get the Pioneer VSX-519V-K @ 170$ It does HDMI Audio i got my PS3 with Tru-HD to work on it + the audio from my AMD HD4850 on it