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    Asus X570-e wont power on

    After finally getting a 5600X I was able to start building my new system. I'm using a Asus X570-E and it will not boot. I built the whole thing, flipped the switch on the PSU and the rgb lights on the motherboard started lighting up. Went to push the power button and nothing, no fans, no...
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    External HDD Issue

    I have a Seagate 8TB external that Ive been using for 5 months. Last night I head a usb disconnection on my computer while I was away from it. When I got back to the computer the mouse wouldnt move. I turned off the computer and turned it back on. It wouldn't boot pass the Bios screen...
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    QNIX QX2710 and i5-4300U help

    I just purchased a 27" QNIX QX2710 Evolution so I can have a very large screen to display construction plans on. My plan was to hook it up to my Lenovo T440 laptop with a i5-4300U which has a Intel 4400 graphics. I can make the screen appear sometimes by both DVI-D and a displayport to hdmi...
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    Netgear Nighthawk date issue

    Can someone with a Nighthawk log into their router and see if the time and date are correct? Mine is current set for 2003 and I am unable to fix it. I have called tech support twice to get it resolved and they want to send me a new router. I believe its a firmware issue to not allow to change...
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    Automatic file backup from offsite storage

    My company needs a solution to a problem and I don’t have the server expertise to come up with an exact solution but maybe someone here already has figured this one out. We currently have over a hundred job sites throughout the company working on projects. We currently run everything off...
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    AC Access point or build-in wireless on consoles

    Would it make my connections any faster to use a AC access point to connect my consoles or will it be faster to allow them to use their built in wireless cards? I have a PS4 and Xbox One to connect. I have to buy an access point anyways and debating to connect the consoles to it. Thanks.
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    Looking for a Point & Shoot

    I'm taking a couple of trips soon and want to take better pictures than my cell phone. I want something that I put in my pocket. After reading some reviews Ive narrowed it down to the Canon SX280 and a Nikon P330. Anyone have other recommendations? This is all new to me so any help is welcome.
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    New TV help

    Its time to replace my 5 year old Sony Vega. Doing some research the Panasonic Plasmas have good reviews on image quality. I am specifically looking at the Panasonic VIERA TC-P65VT50. Ive always owned LCDs so this would be my first plasma. I dont have many concerns about playing movies on it...
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    Galaxy S2 died. What new phone?

    Well my GS2 has decided to restart all the time. So instead of getting a refurbished phone I think Ill just upgrade. I think I want a Windows 8 phone this time since I already subscribe to Zune Pass which is now Music something. Will I be disappointing going from my GS2 to a Nokia Lumia 920...
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    Transformer vs Ipad 2 for pdf

    I work for a general contractor that builds hospitals. I need a tablet that will load very large pdfs in the field for plans. Which one of these tablets will handle these better with minimum load times and lag when moving around the pdfs. Thanks.
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    New build time

    1) What will you be doing with this PC? Gaming? Photoshop? Web browsing? etc Gaming. Mainly upgrading for Diablo 3 and Fire Fall at this time. 2) What's your budget? Are tax and shipping included? $1800 3) Which country do you live in? If the U.S, please tell us the state and city if possible...
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    HD HomeRun Prime + Media Center Remote $164.99 - Newegg Shellshock

    HD HomeRun Prime and a Media Center Remote for $164.99 at Newegg. Starts at 1pm PDT. Taken from SD.
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    Xbox Live Gold 12 Month Subscription Card $30

    This is as low as Ive seen it since the price hike.
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    Infrared Thermometer $10

    Lowes has the General Tools & Instruments Infrared Thermometer for $9.98. Free pickup in stores. I picked one up and it works great. Credit to XPL051v3 on SD.
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    Best laptop for the money?

    Is this the best I can do with spending that much?
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    Connecting both hdmi and component to my cable box?

    I just bought a Slingbox Pro HD and hooked it up via component cables and spdif. I also have the TV on the same cable box via HDMI and toslink to my surround sound. Are there any issues running two video and audio outputs on this one box at the same time?
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    Need netbook that plays 1080p on HDMI

    I will be traveling alot now with my job and have to carry my company laptop with me but also want a personal netbook that I can hook up via HDMI that plays 1080p so I can hook it up to hotel tvs and such. Im thinking since it should be light enough so I can carry both on planes without a...
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    50% Off Invisible Shield at (12/14 only)

    Zagg is having their 50% off sale on Invisible Shield once again at I can attest to the greatness of Invisible Shield as Ive got it on my phone, my ZuneHD, my GPS device right now and have had it on two past phones and my old zune and all have worked flawless.
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    12 Months Xbox Live Gold $30

    12 Months Xbox Live Gold $30
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    Hitachi Deskstar 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Hard Drive $111.99 + Shipping

    Fry's has a Hitachi Deskstar 2TB 3.5" Retail Kit 32MB Buffer, 7200RPM, Hard Drive for $111.99 + Shipping.
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    Looking for a netbook, need opinions

    Ive decided I want a netbook just because. I dont have any specific use for it right now. Ive looked at quite a few and liked the way the screen and case of the Acer Aspire AS1410. The specs seem good to me and comes with Windows 7 already on it which seems like a plus to me. I have not...
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    Can not get smooth playback

    Im having problems with my HTPC in that I can not get it to play smoothly. Such as a scene where the camera slowly pans over a city you can see the stuttering across the screen every few seconds or so. I have tried MPC, MPC-HC, and Media Portal with many different codecs including FFDShow...
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    Asus P5N7A-VM eSATA issue

    Im having a problem with my new motherboard. Im running Windows 7. If I plug in my eSATA external into the computer Windows will not recognize it being there. I have to restart for windows to see it and use it. But my other issue is when I do reset the motherboard changes the boot settings...
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    What is the best heatsink under 100mm tall

    Looking for the best heatsink under 100mm tall. What Ive found is the scythe big shuriken. Anything better?
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    Picked up a Shuttle, what cpu?

    I just picked up a Shuttle SG45H7 at Frys since it seemed to be a good deal. It has integrated Intel X4500HD. Ill be using this for my HTPC for 1080p, it claims it will do it but wanted real opinions on it. Need to buy a cpu for it now, what would be best suited for my needs?
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    Halo ODST Firefight list

    Im looking for more people to play Firefight with, usually we get 3 together but can not find a fourth. So if you want to play post your gamer tag on here and Ill add you. I dont care if you think firefight/ODST/Halo sucks so please dont post.
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    Need build opinions

    Im looking to build cheaper HTPC. Here is what Ive currently picked out. Let me know what you think. I want to play full 1080p and blu-ray without a hitch. AMD Phenom II X2 550 Black Edition Callisto 3.1GHz GIGABYTE GA-MA785GM-US2H - CPU/Mobo Combo $162 2GB of RAM I think Ill just buy...
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    Fallout 3 Expansions question

    Ive beaten Fallout 3 once already. Im thinking about playing through it again from the beginning, should I pick up the expansions now or wait until I beat the game and buy them then? Is there a reason to get them earlier? Is there any order to buy them in so I get the most out of all of them?
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    Zombie Apocalypse T-Shirt $8 shipped

    Zombie Apocalypse T-Shirt $5.99 + $1.99 shipping.
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    USB with SPDIF Coaxial

    Im looking for a USB sound card with a coaxial hookup for my stereo system. Ive found some with optical but I need coaxial. Are there any out there?
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    Mercenaries 2 - "Oh No You Didn't" Theme Song

    Full length Mercenaries 2 - "Oh No You Didn't" Theme Song. Possibly one of the greatest game song advertisements. Here's a link, download is on the right side. Stolen from SD
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    Wireless drops with videos

    Ive got an issue with a wireless connection. Anytime I try to view videos on either Youtube or Facebook the wireless connection drops. It also happens randomly on facebook as well. I can sit in my email all day without a drop but with these type sites the connection drops and takes awhile to...
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    Multiple internet connections

    I just moved into a new apartment and I have a buddy living below me and I can connect to his wireless with good signal. My mobo has two gigabit connections and a wireless on it. Ive got my internet hooked up via ethernet. Is there a way I can connect to his internet via wireless and combine...
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    Connecting to wireless but no online access

    Im trying to use my onboard wireless on my motherboard but it seems Windows will not use it. It will connect to the router say I have a perfect signal but no internet access. It is almost like it does not know to use the wireless connection that is there. I know I have it working because Im...
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    Creative X-fi FPS for $73.99 FS

    Newegg has the Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi XtremeGamer Fatal1ty Professional Series Sound Card on sale for $73.99 plus free shipping.
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    Mobo HDMI vs VGA card?

    Is it better to use a mobo with hdmi vs using a VGA card? Im going to be building an htpc soon and have no problem using my current 8800gt as it will give me an excuse to upgrade but if I will see zero benefit from it I wont do it. Also is the gigabyte mobo the very best out right now? I see...
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    Help with Excel function

    Im stuck on this excel problem I have for a class and cant figure it out and I cant contact the teacher til tomorrow and I want to get this done. Here is a pic of the worksheet I have to work with. This is the criteria for...
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    GPU question

    How big of a difference is a 8600GT vs a 8800GTX? Is it going to be night and day? I want to be able to play games on this thing for atleast a couple of years without everything be on low settings. I also think ill be using this as a dvr of sorts when Im not using it by hooking it up to a...
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    Refresh problem

    Im having some problems with just this site. I go to and the page refreshes over and over without stopping. This is happening in Firefox. I checked in IE and it does not do it but I try to log into IE and it says Thank you for logging in jumps back to the original page and Im...
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    SP3 BSOD Need help uninstall

    I installed SP3 via the Windows Update. It downloaded, updated, and restart. After restart it will load then as soon as it starts into windows my mouse pointer shows up then BSOD. So I cant even make it into windows. Tried all the safe modes with no luck. How can I get to a restore point...