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    Cases for mini ITX or micro ATX

    Whatchu got? Originally was looking at NZXT H200i. Also looked at the Coolermaster H100. The NZXT H400i comes highly rated for micro ATX. Thoughts/plans/ideas/other cases to consider? I’ve also looked at Thermaltake stuff too.
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    Helpe me with a new build...

    https://hardforum.com/threads/tax-return-new-puter-for-me.1491038/ This was the last computer that I built; all from the H, and it's lasted me this entire time (9ish years) with only a few upgrades (added a SSD, mainly). Things still haven't really changed. Pretty sure I'm still using the same...
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    It's getting to be that time again, 4 years later

    1) What will you be doing with this PC? Gaming? Photoshop? Web browsing? etc Some games (mostly Dota2, WoW, and prob Heroes of the Storm) and livestreaming (and some editing) of fights. 2) What's your budget? Are tax and shipping included? Don't have one in mind. Can probably get away...
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    Xbox 360 - Downloaded games question/more than one account needed?

    We got my son an xbox for Christmas 2 years ago. All was fine and well. couple months ago, he traded a friend for another (I don't know how it worked, but whatever). He gave it to his sister. She is asking to buy the digital version of Minecraft. I'm worried that I'm going to end up...
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    Noted board issue/questions

    Looking at pricing something out and trying to get a baseline of where I'm going to be to make a "smaller" system for lugging around to different events (I do videography for a small, local MMA promotion). Long story short, I have 2 BlackMagicDesign Intensity Pro cards that I'm using that...
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    New Rig for Streaming

    1) What will you be doing with this PC? Gaming? Photoshop? Web browsing? etc Streaming MMA events and gaming (unless I can get away with upgrading my current rig for one or the other) 2) What's your budget? Are tax and shipping included? Probably a grand or so. Could stretch it a bit...
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    Lagging graphics during live broadcast

    So, I'm doing live broadcasts of an amateur MMA show. I'm trying to do live graphics, but they always seem to lag out, skip through, and look like ass when I try to play them through Wirecast. My computer is slightly dated at this piont (just over 3 years old), but I think the RAM is my...
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    Puter Lockdown Software

    Getting tired of my children jacking things up constantly, no matter what I say. I'm looking software that will: 1. Monitor them from going to risky sites. I'm not terribly worried about this, but it's a precaution. 2. Prevent them from downloading/installing random programs. They constantly...
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    Deleting a hack? CoD: MW2/Super Lemon Haze

    Alright, before ya'll start thinking bad stuff, I have no idea where this came from. I honestly hadn't played this game in a year or so. But my son has, and I have no idea what sorts of unsavory sorts he was playing with. I have no idea where this file is or how to get rid of it. I honestly...
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    Capturing MiniDV footage

    Alright, short version: Need something to capture from a MiniDV in a camcorder via Firewire. Camera is a Canon Vixia HV40. Firewire card is (I believe) Rosewill. Would prefer freeware or cheap. Just need to be able to capture the footage easily. Having problems with multiple files via...
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    Fixing an FLV

    Was recording our fights this weekend (I work and fight for an amateur MMA promotion) and wirecast crashed. Due to this, 2 of my files are corrupted (it happened twice) and I can't get anything to really see the file (including a couple FLV conversion programs). Any suggestions on what I can use???
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    Help me with some 720p settings

    Going to be recording some fights this weekend (I am a fighter and the "video" guy) for an MMA promotion. I'm going to be using Canon Vixia HV40s outputting at 1080 through the HDMI output to BlackMagic Design HDMI Capture cards. I'll be using Wirecast to stream, but I want to make sure that...
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    SSD Adapter

    I have a Coolermaster CM 690 II case. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811119216 I bought an SSD today, but no longer have the adapter (gave to a friend) and they are out of stock at the CM store. Is it possible to use any adapter???
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    Drive for Video

    Think I'm going to buy a new drive for video we do. I fight and do work for an MMA promotion in the Midwest, and I got thrown in as I'm the only one who has any remote idea on how to operate a PC. My setup is two Canon Vixia HV-40s going through HDMI to Blackmagic Design HDMI capture cards...
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    Excel - Referencing same row every month

    Alright, been having this problem with excel for a while and can't figure out what I need to do. The short version is I want to reference the same column every month, regardless of shifting. I want Column C to always reference Column I. Even when I shift Column I to where it become...
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    New Office Rig

    1) What will you be doing with this PC? Gaming? Photoshop? Web browsing? etc Photoshop and InDesign probably 80%+ of the time. 2) What's your budget? Are tax and shipping included? I don't have a set one. Getting feelers, but let's say around a grand. Could probably go more, but the last...
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    Camcorder into lappy.

    Long story short, I need to figure out how to get 2 video signals into a laptop. I found several USB style, which would work best at this point, but I want to be sure that they do what I need before I drop the jack on them (i need 2). Going to be using wirecast to broadcast, so I want to...
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    Feeler post - Children's build

    1) What will you be doing with this PC? Gaming? Photoshop? Web browsing? etc Web browsing and light gaming 2) What's your budget? Are tax and shipping included? Say around $500 per, not counting OS licenses 3) Which country do you live in? If the U.S, please tell us the state and...
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    Live Broadcasting - Recommendations/help

    Live broadcasting seems to cover this better than anything else I could think of. I am a fighter, and my coach is also a promoter. We (but mostly him) run a small, amateur MMA show in Southern Missouri. We want to start broadcasting, but are running into some issues. Now, we WERE able to...
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    Streaming - Countdown Timer - Wirecast

    So, apparently you have to be some sort of voodoo magician for this. We are streaming a show tonight, using Wirecast. I cannot, for the life of me, figure out a way to do a countdown timer overlay. Wirecast has no effects options, whatsoever that I can find. I've googled my ass off to...
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    MS SyncToy Question

    Aight, asking here, mostly to confirm. I am using SyncToy to copy some files over on a monthly basis. It is all picture files (the majority are .eps files). All I want is for it to scan the directory and copy the new files to our external hard drive. Right now it is set to...
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    File Syncing Spinoff

    Alright, so here's what I want to do and a little bit of background. I work for a small real estate magazine. At some point in the last 2 months, my (now former) coworker had taken it upon himself to move all of our current advertisers to a different folder, unbeknownst to me. So, after...
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    InDesign CS3 - Packaging files/Missing Folders

    Alright, I'll try to give as much background as possible on this. I work for a small real estate magazine. Each month, as we are completing the magazine, one of the steps taken is to package the individual files, which, in effect, should do a small backup of the individual elements of that...
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    Two issues; fan related?

    I think that these two issues are at least somewhat related. I have some older, thrown together computer at work. It has integrated video, and at times the fan will spin up like a mofo. I'm talking so loud it sounds like a damn airplane is about to take off (seems to hit around 3000+ RPM)...
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    Font Manager?

    Is there some type of Font Manager out there? We are having issues with fonts renaming themselves between computers and it causes issues when they somehow rename themselves. It's a giant pain in the ass if a person doesn't know what the font is called as the other name (like Arial Black becoming...
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    Best way to purchase Office

    So my bosses computer got jacked up the other day (don't ask, I have no idea offhand) and she took it to a company to fix. They essentially wiped it and reinstalled Windows. Currently we have Office 2007 on the other computers. I *think* she had a business friend build it, and he had...
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    Thunderbird hanging with lots of spam?

    So, I got back after about a week or so out of the office. I had 1200 spam emails. I started downloading them, and after about 150, the program hangs and eventually stops (I'm guessing times out). I have to continually do this and run the junk mail controls on the folder manually to get all the...
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    Feeler thread for my boss. General pricing.

    right now I'm just trying to get a feeler for my boss. We have an older comp that crapped the bed and she took it to Staples to find out the MOBO was dead. They quoted her $300 (I know nothing about the computer to try and tell you what the actual cost would be). We don't *need* it right...
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    New Mouse for Work - Page Layout/Graphic Design

    Looking for something for work. Been looking around, and can't really decide what to look at. Only have a few criteria: 1. Corded 2. Prefer heavier (or adjustable weights) 3. Doesn't have that plastic-y feel to it. 4. Doesn't have to be ergo or the like. 5. Prefer "bigger" in size. 1-3...
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    Dirt3, GFWL, and log-in problems

    I cannot, for the life of me, figure out how the hell to login to Games for Windows - Live on Dirt 3. Granted, I've googled and followed destructions, but nothing is working! And yes, GFWL is installed, as well. Anyone have some helpful hints and tips?
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    RMA or Replace Fan

    Built a new system about 18 months ago, and long story short, the fan has been crapping out for a bit now. Gets reallllllllly loud when the card starts working. Should I A) get it replaced under RMA (it's an XFX HD 5850) or B) Get a new fan for it (ala Zalman)? Logic tells me either way...
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    AGP Card for work - dual monitors

    Was going to bring a monitor from home to work, but noticed my work puter is using onboard video (and therefore wouldn't work). Long story short, I produce a magazine monthly. I don't need the latest schmancy fancy card, but I don't want one that will burn up and crap out in the near future. I'm...
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    Quickbooks - Excel to IIF importation

    Anyone familiar with this? Long story short, i'm tired of doing invoices manually for our customers. I have an Excel file with ~250 people on it. Not all of them run monthly. I want to be able to import the list into Quickbooks (via an IIF file, apparently) and create the proper invoice...
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    InDesign - Multiple Pages

    Anyone know of a way to easily make multiple single PDFs out of a multi-page InDesign Document? I do page layout and design for a real estate magazine. Some advertisers have multiple pages that we have to make individually each month when we create PDFs for our printer. So, say I have an ad...
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    Access Gurus

    I'm trying to simplify some stuff here at work. For our mailing list (real estate magazine), we currently have all our subscriptions in an Excel file. There basically ends up being ~3 different copies of the same sheet in the end, floating around. what I want is to take stuff from the...
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    Moniter "flicker"?

    I built a new comp approximately 2 months ago. Ever since my monitor won't go black on its own, and everyone once in a while it will flicker. Basically it will go black for a split second and back on. I've not been able to figure out exactly what gives, but it's annoying when I'm in the middle...
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    Build for a friend

    Friend is having issues registering for some reason, so she asked me to post this for her. 1) What will you be doing with this PC? Gaming? Photoshop? Web browsing? etc Primarily gaming, though also just your general usage. 2) What's your budget? Are tax and shipping included? Preferably...
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    BF 2 Install Order

    Thought I'd posted this before, but can't find it. What is the proper install order for Patch, Expansion, and boosters?
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    What games have I missed?

    Building a new puter this week, and will finally be able to game on newer games. But I haven't really played any newer games in the last 5ish years, so what have I missed? Mostly into FPS, but looking for just overall good games.
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    Netbook Help

    Last year at this time I bought the wife a Samsung NC10 netbook. Been a pretty good year with it, save the bluescreens we kept getting (repaired under warranty). Anyways, now I'm looking to get one for myself and I'm unsure which to get. I want to say when I was originally looking, my choices...
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