Search results

  1. T

    The [H]ardForum Perpetual Freebies Thread

    I'm not sure what socket you're looking for I have an e8400 and e6600 But I'm pretty sure the e6600 (which was the beast at the time) is the same socket Both were working when pulled...
  2. T

    The [H]ardForum Perpetual Freebies Thread

    Wife has been all over me to get rid of some stuff...let me check the pile...
  3. T

    Iptorrent Invites

    You can just seed with IPT and get credits...I have an ungodly amount...
  4. T

    ULTRA RARE! Legendary AdLib Gold 1000 + Manual

    Creative did a great job of crushing them. I don't even remember hearing about AdLib in the 90's
  5. T

    Western Digital WD Elements 10TB USB 3.0 Desktop Hard Drive $159 NEWEGG

    Wow that's weird...The link came from an email so I redacted the URL to remove the specific reference to my email...and it drirected to that "incorrect" version of the drive... This one should lead to the NewEgg fulfilled drive...
  6. T

    Inside a GPU Die: Exploding 2080 Ti GPUs by Overheating, ft. TiN

    I took this as a google challenge... 3 min.. Illya "TiN" Tsemenko Performance Tuning Hardware Engineer at EVGA Corporation found it via this
  7. T

    Western Digital WD Elements 10TB USB 3.0 Desktop Hard Drive $159 NEWEGG

    Expires tonight, 6/19/2019 Midnight pst CODE EMCTBUE24 Limit 3 WT 10TB external for $159 at newegg
  8. T

    WD Easystore External Discussion

    Newegg was the last holdout not charging sales tax...and even the succumbed...
  9. T

    WD Easystore External Discussion

    $129.99 for 48 hours (through the weekend?) at Newegg WITH the code EMCTBTU33 Sometimes the codes require you to be registered with an account.
  10. T

    How to make Win 10 Pro usable?

    The only thing i REALLY HATE is every search that isn't a real you type disj manager or something and it open/searches that via I.E.....uuugh
  11. T

    The [H]ardForum Perpetual Freebies Thread

    Just so you know they usually fit in the $8 quick ship USPS boxes...$8 anywhere in the US.
  12. T

    The [H]ardForum Perpetual Freebies Thread

    Free pay shipping.. Lite On laptop power adapter model PA-1900-24 laptop is long gone...
  13. T

    The [H]ardForum Perpetual Freebies Thread

    I just did the same thing with my HTPC.... years ago it was my gaming rig with a q9550 and a gtx 285 ($409.99 when I bought it and I gave it away here :) )...and the power supply went so I decided to swap out the human torch card for something more economical...I too chose the DDR5...
  14. T

    Most significant upgrade you ever made ?

    Exactly my story. I had ATI Rage LT Pro to an 8x AGP 9700 pro... I even had additional heat spreaders on the ram. Hooked on Battlefield
  15. T

    The [H]ardForum Perpetual Freebies Thread

    Ok...I'm not sure what it costs to ship a power supply but here goes... I have two power supplies that worked when i removed them Antec SL350 Smart Power with smart blue (Blue LED fan) CLAIMED Pulled years ago from a working P4 system...Bought this when...
  16. T

    WD Easystore External Discussion

    I bought 2 of the 8tb WDBWLG0080HBK-NESN for a media plex machine I am rebuilding...They had the 3.3v short so i did the tape mod. Worked great...Silly thing is I had to buy a HUGE roll of tape for like $4 to tape about 2mm...100ft...I should just have people send me a self addressed stamped...
  17. T

    The [H]ardForum Perpetual Freebies Thread

    Sound blaster audigy 2 zs pci audio card. Model #SB0350. Just pay shipping
  18. T

    The [H]ardForum Perpetual Freebies Thread

    I have a stock INTEL cpu cooler in original package. Never used. It's a intel e30307 fan with a bracket for socket 775 CLAIMED
  19. T

    The [H]ardForum Perpetual Freebies Thread

    I have some old stuff my wife needs me to get out of the house...before I bring it to best buy to recycle... You pay shipping EVGA GTX 285 SC (EVGA 01G-P3-1285-AR) pulled from a working system ASUS P4G8x Deluxe motherboard. Still has the p4 3.06 seated in it and a gigabyte cooler..I have a...
  20. T

    WD Easystore 10TB - $160 / 8TB - $130

    I noticed this today as well that's a heck of a drive to yank out of the case and throw In a Pc. Or back up a metric ton.
  21. T

    Asus P5E-VM HDMI: best matx ever? goes...I have this board and loved it...I had it running a plex server for family so they wouldn't bother my gaming PC with cpu/bandwidth. The Power supply died...I bought a new one...Boot fails because the power supply fail nuked the SSD. Fine, I did the who 30 minute power/fix...
  22. T

    Brand new Corsair RM650i died

    Was there a 110/220 switch on it by chance? Probably not but frying it like that is really odd unless the QC inspector was trying to get home early on a Friday
  23. T

    Looking for a good deal on a Power Supply

    I don't know where you are but if you hate Newegg and amazon, Best Buy is a brick and mortar that will price match them. I got a corsair cx650m today for the Amazon price $69. Amazon was out of stock for prime until next week so I figured I'd see what best buy had. Success. The Power supply is...
  24. T

    Corsair CX650M install. Use 1 pci express cable or 2?

    so I'm installing a new power supply after my thermaltake one died. On that one I had a single wire that went to the pci express power ports on my video card and then an adapter for a second connection to dual powered video cards. The CX650M is modular so I'd like to keep cabling to a...
  25. T

    Asus P5E-VM HDMI: best matx ever?

    I'm doing it...resurrection! My uATX machine I built in 2009 with the P5E-VM HDMI as it's backbone finally died overnight...I had a q9550 in it and this morning it was off...I can't get it on, or post..Nada...Disconnected everything except the ps and the cpu and the green LED lights but nothing...
  26. T

    System Reboots when taxing video card..Card? Power Supply? What to do..

    Shhh...he's going to hear you...poor fella...
  27. T

    System Reboots when taxing video card..Card? Power Supply? What to do..

    You know what..I said what the heck and decided to start up the gaming pc with the pci-e power cord from the HTPC connected to the card, started them both at the same time...Booted up fine and I was able to run and pass Firestrike Ultra...So my diagnosis is a failing Power supply... Unless...
  28. T

    System Reboots when taxing video card..Card? Power Supply? What to do..

    So this is driving me nuts...everything has been fine until about a week ago when my PC randomly was rebooting at the end of the round in BF1...I thought it was due to the new update or something but through trial and error I realized I can intentionally cause the reboot - by starting BF1, going...
  29. T

    Logitech Gaming Software v. 8.76.155 100% destroyed my WIN 10 install

    So I built a new win 10 system that was fantastic...working great....I have an idea, I'm going to use my G15 keyboard with it. Logitechs site says install the latest gaming software to use it. 8.76.155 from where it says right on their website that...
  30. T

    TigerDirect Has New Owner, Won’t Accept Returns

    I just built a 6700K pc and had rebates for the Mobo, Power Supply, Case, CPU Cooler...over $100 in rebates for stuff bought on black friday...I saved a ton. I have already submitted them all and received confirmation that they were all accepted and rebate amex cards are on the way. You just...
  31. T

    USPS and UPS shipping rip off

    Yeah, amazon. Very cool....
  32. T

    My games drive may have started to die.

    Platter drive or SSD? Hopefully you get you needed stuff of the drive. I use cobian backup for all my "save files" and what not from my gaming drive...aside from what backs up to the game "clouds"...
  33. T

    Forsale post user not responding and ignoring questions

    send him a PM and ask him why he's blocking you ;)
  34. T

    Parental Controls

    people are going to need model/type/os
  35. T

    Will Technology Progress Enough To Save Us From The Dying Sun?

    We need SUN control now! A 4 billion year waiting period is not long enough!
  36. T

    Will Technology Progress Enough To Save Us From The Dying Sun?

    We humans LOVE to wait until the last minute...give us time..
  37. T

    USPS and UPS shipping rip off

    I got a "Sunday delivery" package today..I was shocked and happy!
  38. T

    Electric Cars Can’t Take The Cold

    I hate the winter blend gas...go from 22mpg to 17mpg
  39. T

    Need a sub $100 case for an ATX gaming rig:

    I had to mod my case when I built a HTPC. The graphics card obviously was pretty long and I had to trim the drive cage behind the 2.5" vertical opening on the left front there.
  40. T

    Bing Reveals Top Searches Of 2015

    Top search on bing? "How do I change my default search to Google?"