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    Favorite Skyrim Quotes/Sayings?

    Even though this game is getting old I am building a custom modded Skyrim case that will have laser cut outs of quotes in Dovahzul (dragon-voice) backed with RBG lighting. I'm just getting an idea what sayings other people would like on a mod like this? Everyone knows the quote "I used to be...
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    PC Case Fan Comparison Chart

    I compiled a list of silent case fans to help with my new pc build and thought I would share. This information was taken directly from the manufacture's website so for a real world comparison please check out video reviews online.
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    6700k Memory Scaling on Z170

    I have a bunch of questions here and will probably be all over the place as I'm researching... I'm trying to figure out the sweet spot for memory speed for a Skylake build with the i7-6700k. I didn't think the i7-6700k would benefit at all from a higher memory speed than rated (2133Mhz) but it...
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    64GB Dual Channel DDR4 Price?

    I found some dual channel memory I want 32GB (2x16GB) for $120 and planned to buy another kit later for 64GB. G.SKILL Ripjaws V Series 32GB (2 x 16GB) 288-Pin DDR4 SDRAM DDR4 2400 (PC4 19200) Intel Z170 Platform / Intel X99 Platform Desktop Memory Model F4-2400C15D-32GVR - 32GB...
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    Asus Maximus Extreme LGA 755

    Going to be selling mine. What's a good price? They are rare and I've seen them go for $200 or more. There is one on Ebay with a $117 buyout right now which is the cheapest I've seen so far. MAXIMUS EXTREME - Overview
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    Triple M.2 Raid 0 bandwidth?

    Thinking about getting the Fatal1ty Z170 Professional Gaming i7 with 3 x Ultra M.2 Sockets, support type 2230/2242/2260/2280/22110 M.2 SATA3 6.0 Gb/s module and M.2 PCI Express module up to Gen3 x4 (32 Gb/s)** If I were to say use 3x SAMSUNG 950 PRO M.2 512GB in RAID 0 would I be able to use...
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    Dell OptiPlex 780 SFF Overclocking Help

    I have a Dell OptiPlex 780 SFF and I would like to overclock my Intel Core 2 Q9650 @ 3GHz stock. Unfortunately there are no bios options for this and I can't find the PLL to use SetFSB. So if any of the advanced overclockers out there might now of a way I'd welcome any advice. Mainboard: Dell...
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    Recommended PSU for GTX 1070 SLI

    Would a 750W psu be good enough to power two GTX 1070 in SLI + i7-6700K or would that be pushing it? What's recommended? Thanks. EVGA 120-G1-0750-XR 80 PLUS GOLD 750 W 10 yr Warranty Fully Modular NVIDIA SLI Ready and Crossfire Support Continuous Power I was told a 650W...
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    Help Choosing a Motherboard

    Looking to spend around $150 for a decent Z1070 motherboard for a i7-6700k + GTX 1070 SLI and have enjoyed ASUS and ASRock so far but I am thinking about going with one of these Gigabyte boards this time around. Not much of a price difference but I'm leaning more towards the G1 gaming...
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    Best soulution for cleaning computer components?

    I temporarily purchased an air compressor for some computer components that badly needed cleaned/dusted and it did the trick but it's super loud and with a 1 gallon tank only has about 15 seconds of use before it needs to refill... Campbell Hausfeld 1 Gallon Air Compressor - The...
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    ASRock FM2A68M-DG3+

    This motherboard was used for less then a month and replaced with a ASRock FM2A88X-ITX+. Worked great when and still works like new! Comes with I/O Shield, driver disk, and motherboard manual. $35 Buy it now plus shipping. ASRock FM2A68M-DG3+
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    Dell Optiplex 780 SFF Overclocking

    Anyone know if there is a way to overclock on one of these? Dell Optiplex 780 SFF (Small Form Factor) updated the bios and there isn't anything as far as CPU settings go :/ Have an ASUS Maximus Extreme on it's way though (= UserBenchmarks: Game 27%, Desk 41%, Work 29% CPU: Intel Core2 Quad...
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    Strange Issues with Seagate HDD, Boot Sector Virus?

    So I picked up a pretty much brand new Asus Eee Box B206 at a yard sale for $7 which was an awesome deal. Booted it up and no operating system found, whatever. I have an Easy2Boot USB drive with tons of operating systems on it and decided to boot into Linux Mint 17.3 and checked the S.M.A.R.T...
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    Cheap ($200) PC Build Help.

    So I have a little bit of Christmas Ca$h and wanting to build a cheap gaming PC as my current PC is ancient. I had a few questions below. Current specs: AMD Athlon 3700+ 2.2GHz A8N SLI DELUXE with A8N PREMIUM BIOS v1303 4GB DDR Nvidia Geforce 8800GT 650W PSU 2TB Hard Drive Cheap...
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    Windows 8 shows hard drive that doesn't exist.

    Windows 8 is showing a hard disk drive that does not physically exist on my system. I cannot figure out how to get rid of it. I have used Hirens boot cd, fdisk, disk part, gparted, EaseUs ect, and there are no hidden partitions or unpartitioned/formatted space. System specs: AMD...
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    Hard Drive Issue

    Windows keeps telling me to backup my data, and bios S.M.A.R.T error on this hard drive. I've ran multiple disk scans and they all come back fine. I was hoping to get more information about this error.
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    Z170 Skylake DDR3

    Building a new gaming rig and after researching performance comparisons of DDR3 vs DDR4 It looks like the new contender doesn't have quite much to offer as of yet. Higher frequencies and lower power consumption sure, but as far as performance goes with lower latencies DDR3 still appears to be...