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    Best Buy GPUs available...

    Here is the link for best buy. copied directly... Taken from slickdeals, that shows a 10% off coupon too. For BB credit card owners, try MAY23CCSAVE10 or JUN23CCSAVE10 code for 10% OFF. YMMV.
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    My Navy Exchage - RTX 3070 Ti, RTX 3080 Ti, RTX 3090 Ti $599

    My Navy Exchage - RTX 3070 Ti, RTX 3080 Ti, RTX 3090 Ti $599 All three are FE cards at MSRP. The real savings is no tax, if you qualify. RTX 3070 Ti - $599.00 RTX 3080 Ti - $1199.00 RTX 3090 Ti...
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    Xfinity - using your own modem/router or theirs

    There are many similar posts to this and I have read most, but wanted to know if anyone starting their xfinity service with the ISP provided router and then switched back to their own and the results. I have always used my own modem, and router through Comcast, spectrum and abroad. In Texas I...
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    antonline bundles
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    MSI Godlike X570 "VGA Error"

    Machine was running fine...shut it down, boxed up and then moved out of state. So, now that I fired it back up in new location I am suddenly getting this "VGA error" and system just goes black screen while using it or wont even light up the screen when turning on. Everything is seated fine and...
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    Have Samsung Note 9 want to upgrade but must have headphone jack

    Ok all you smart phone experts. I have been on this Note 9 for a while, but found that I never use the pen, but use the headphone jack a lot. Additionally, I travel a lot the the microSD slot is important as well. I have been on Samsung phones for years now, so that is where I am the most...
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    Do you change your default modem password?

    I have moved around a lot over the years (military) and have always brought my own devices (modem & router) not using the ISPs. I am not sure if I feel more in control, but anyway that is what I do. With that said, I also always change the default passwords, but curious to know if this prevents...
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    GPU Bestbuy drop happening now

    Lots of cards dropping right now....CPUS as well
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    Warzone on Xbox series X (1440p, 120mhz) crazy lag

    I am having major lag playing warzone on xbox series x at 1440p, 120mhz. I get it occasionally on Cold War, but almost every game on warzone. For the record my internet is solid and even try the network test via xbox settings and getting 200-300 MBs/20MBs with 50 ping and no latency. Hard...
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    Xbox Series X Headset issues

    I went from xbox one x using a set of Astro A50 and all was good, but new xbox series x does not have optical. Astro offered an update that allowed you to use them via USB only, but I was getting this consistent crackling sound and disconnects. All the while using a Razer Wolverine wired...
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    Impact to adding WD M.2 2280 (2TB, sata) to existing setup

    Not sure if this is post is better placed in mobo or here, but had to start somewhere. New build: ASUS ROG X570 CROSSHAIR VIII HERO (WI-FI) Samsung 970 EVO Plus m.2 PCIe NVMe (1tb) I have a brand new WD Blue M.2 2280 (2tb, sata III) laying around that i was thinking about adding to my second...
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    Netgear R9000

    Looking at upgrading my r7000 and falling in line with what I am familiar with is the most ideal target, but open to others....however wanted to know if anyone had any experience with the newest R9000. $500 is steep in my opinion but also not afraid to put money into my network.
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    XBONE Black Ops III - love/hate relationship

    I had to vent somewhere, but just getting tired of getting my ass handed to me over and over again. I am not sure sure if it is a laggy tv, but I like using a 60". However I really enjoy the game, but have almost literally tried every layout combo they have and just getting killed. It is very...
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    MS Windows 7 Home Premium Upgrade Family Pack $79.99 (AAFES...military only)

    MS Windows 7 Home Premium Upgrade Family Pack $79.99 (AAFES...military only)Microsoft Windows® 7 Home Premium Upgrade Family Pack Price...$79.99 Item Number X655Y Online and in-store (at least here at Ramstein, Germany) thnx Zepher...the link
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    Newegg + APO shipping is a freaking joke!

    This is probably more a soapbox post, but wanted the Newegg reps to see it as the customer service team response is disappointing once again. I have been using newegg for almost 10+ years as they used to be the only ones shipping overseas to Military(APO). They are now charging crazy shipping...
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    Newegg + APO shipping is a freaking joke!

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    Upgrade insight

    Need your AMD wisdom! I would not call myself an AMD fanboy, but have been running on them for years and itching to upgrade as I have been on my current for almost 3yrs. I am reading reviews on the 8150 and some are giving me a feel good thumbs up and then others are pushing me away...
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    So I get all excited as I am finally installing that SSD I just got to replace the 150gb raptor. So after 5 freakn hours I give up. I have an older M4A79T, but this damn SSD will not work. I have gotten further and further each time. I normally like to troubleshoot, but this is the first...
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    Giveaway of the Day - DAEMON Tools Pro Standard ***free today only***

    Another one straight from slickdeals Giveaway of the Day - DAEMON Tools Pro Standard ***free today only*** only 8hrs or so left...sorry just noticed already posted in free section....please delete
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    Kingston 16GB Class 2 microSDHC $19

    DEAD - now double the price.... Adorama has Kingston 16GB Class 2 microSD Mini and Standard SD card adapters for $20 with free shipping Taken straight from slickdeals...thanks to nyzhaoyin
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    24hr sale - WD 2TB EARS HD - $109.99 @

    DEAD!! Western Digital Caviar Green WD20EARS 2TB 64MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive $30 off w/ promo code HD43X3, 24-hours only straight from slickdeals...thnx to PCTools
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    WD20EARS Caviar Green 2TB $119 shipped @ MWAVE

    WESTERN DIGITAL WD20EARS Caviar Green 2TB 64MB cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" internal hard drive (Bare Drive) $149.99 - $20 mClub Discount - $10 Code SUBSCRIBER Note: You have to join mClub, but its free Got this from slickdeals so all credit goes to yuugotserved
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    want this gadget...anyone?

    I am looking for this calendar and the day/time in the top left from this screenshot and cannot seem figure out which one it is. Any help would be appreciated.
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    Dlink DIR-685...thoughts?

    Just got this link via email for the DIR-685. and curious to know what the thoughts are in here. To me sounds pretty good other than way too overpriced.
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    Sandisk MSPro Duo 8GB 29.95 (free shipping)

    For those of you (like me) still toteing around that PSP....great deal Sandisk MSPro Duo 8GB 29.95 (free shipping)
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    Verbatim 8.5GB 2.4x DVD+R DL 20pk 19.99 after MIR @ Newegg (free shipping)

    Great deal if you ask me Verbatim 8.5GB 2.4x DVD+R DL 20pk 19.99 after MIR Here is the rebate too...
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    Newegg Combo deals - another SD find

    Decent deals for those with an extra case and OS laying around. - straight cut and paste so Chocobo at SD did all the work :) Combo 1 for $500 AR - AMD Phenom II X4 945 Deneb 3.0GHz Socket AM3 125W Quad-Core Processor MSI 790FX-GD70 AM3 AMD 790FX ATX AMD Motherboard Seagate Barracuda...
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    D-Link DIR-655 (Recertified) - $49 shipped

    DEAD deal Midnightbox has the DIR-655 (recertified) for 44.95 and the shipping is only 3.99 flat rate. If you are not a refurb kind a person then this might not be for you, but 30 day warranty is long enough for me to see how function/non-functional it is. Saw this on SD, so all credit goes...
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    Which N adaptor worked for me...

    Well I am posting this becuase of how much of a pain this was for me to get going. I have a Dir-655 (dgl-4500 waiting in the background) and many pc's behind it. I had a wmp54gs jsut stop working and I figured what better time to try some new technology.... Wow! what a pain! So here goes for...
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    switch dir-655 to dgl-4500?

    Ok here lies the dilema... I have been succussfully using the dir-655 for some time now. 1 wired pc, 1 wired home server, 4 wireless pc's and wireless xbox 360 (BTW all b/g) and the only issue that I have is when my kid is on xbl and I try to grab files he lags enough to hinder gameplay...
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    D-link DGL-4500 Xtreme N Wireless Gaming Router for $116.80 shipped ($100 off)

    D-link DGL-4500 Xtreme N Wireless Gaming Router for $116.80 shipped ($100 off) PROMO CODE: DLINK648 ($100 off, expiration unknown) DEAD DEAL as of 3 JAN One of the fastest, high-end 802.11n wireless routers out there! Lowest price ever...
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    Zonealarm PRo FREE today only....

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    Zonealarm PRo FREE today only....

    On Tuesday, Nov. 18, Check Point Software will offer the ZoneAlarm Pro software package for free for 24 hours, in celebration of Check Point's 15th anniversary, a company spokeswoman said Friday. ZoneAlarm Pro, which contains a firewall, antispyware, and ID protection service (including...
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    Good deal?

    Got this from slickdeals, but is it a good deal? It looks good to me for my simple server system, but wanted some feedback. Dell server PowerEdge T105 Dual Core AMD® Opteron™ 1212; 2.0GHz,2X1MB Cache Operating System No Operating System Memory 2GB, DDR2, 800MHz, 2x1GB,Dual Ranked DIMMs...
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    Cannot get web server through my DIR-655

    This is driving me crazy and I cannot figure it out, so anyone that has done this successfully please let me know. Here is what I got... Cox cable modem to DIR-655 Web server hard-wired to DIR-655 zonedit DNS pointing to my DIR-655 IP virtual server with port 8080 (both) open and...
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    4gb lexar MSPRO duo $35 shipped at Frys

    Good deal at Fry's
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    Can you block Comcast from seeing router status?

    I had issues with my network and thought it was a COMCAST problem. So i called and then theyproceded to look through my modem and tell me "your Linksys router with MAC addy bla bla bla keeps reseting at bla bla bla interval. I know they can see the modem and I know they can see the router, but...
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    HOT ? 120GB WD Passport $99 @ tiger

    Looks like adecent price to me...maybe a mistake LINK HERE
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    Inspiron 6400 $599/well equiped for $719

    Straight from slickdeals, but for those that havent seen it... Dell SB has a well-equipped Inspiron 6400 (same as E1505 in Dell Home) for $719 here Specs: Intel Core Duo Proc T2300E (1.66GHz/667MHz/2 X 1MB L2 Cache) Genuine Windows XP Home 15.4 inch Wide Screen XGA Display with...
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    hp ze4230 minipci wireless adapter driver...cant find one

    Well, sounds like a newbee question, but i formated a users HP ze4230 lappy and gave it a clean install winxp sp2. Worked like a champ minus his installed wireless pci card. He said that he has no information on it, but thinks it is an intel. I cannot find a suitable driver for this thing. It...