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    troubleshooting assistance needee

    Alright guys I am at my wits end and am looking for troubleshooting recommendations for a build I'm working on. Here are the components: AMD A8 5600K MSI FM2-A75MA-E35 8GB DDR3 No matter what I've done I'm receiving memory errors in memtest86+. I have three different brands and speeds...
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    AMD 780G SMBus Driver question

    Hi all, I have been facing this issue ever since I purchased my AMD 780G motherboard. It is the Giga-byte mATX version. The SMBus driver doesn't want to load for some reason. I have tried various reformats, and old drivers & new drivers all the same no difference. Any ideas? When I open the...
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    warranty support for

    I have an older stick of memory (DDR400 512MB) that has bit the dust. It is from Any clue what happened to them? I visited their website and it = teh suck. Typically I buy memory that has a lifetime warranty so I was hoping to RMA it and have another stick to troubleshoot...
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    MSI K9AGM3-FIH Motherboard Review

    This is a Micro ATX AMD 690G AM2 motherboard. I just reviewed it here in the [H] forums and if any of you guys want to check it out, here it is: Thanks guys, Jason
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    MSI K9AGM3-FIH Review

    Ok guys, this is my first review here in the forums, so any comments will be helpful. Also I haven't tested everything like in a traditional MB review, but I can update later if it would help anyone out. MSI K9AGM3-FIH Specifications: CPU: AMD Athlon64 socket AM2 based processors...
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    nvidia nforce ethernet teaming question / issue

    I have an nforce 570 sli system and I have enabled teaming, and I was wondering if I should see one or two ethernet cards listed on the system. Also, my system is extremely slow to start ethernet. Windows will be completely finished bootin and about 2 minutes later, my ethernet icon starts up...
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    Nvidia Nforce 570 ethernet teaming question

    I have an nforce 570 sli system and I have enabled teaming, and I was wondering if I should see one or two ethernet cards listed on the system. Also, my system is extremely slow to start ethernet. Windows will be completely finished bootin and about 2 minutes later, my ethernet icon starts up...
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    linux w/ via SATA Raid 0?

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    HP DV6000 series DV6045nr laptop driver

    I just received this laptop today and already formatted and installed XP64 asap :) Anyways I am having some difficulties on driver installation. Here are the specs: Turion X2 TL-56 2GB DDR2 RAM Nvidia 410/430 chipset (not sure of specifics) Nvidia Geforce Go 7200 64MB (256MB TC) video...
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    Glossy LCDs...where are the desktop versions?

    Is there a list of desktop monitors with a glossy high brightness finish on them (like laptop screens)? I have a client that is interested in one. I know overpriced Sony's have them, and I know of one Viewsonic 20.1" widescreen, which is very nice. She is looking more for a 19" regular...
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    Which graphics chipset performs better?

    I was wondering how would the graphics chipsets compare to each other when looking at an ATI Radeon 9600 64MB regular non pro, or an Nvidia Nforce430 integrated GeForce 6150 with 128MB shared (dual channel DDR2 4200 memory). I am really considering a new Turion X2 64 laptop that has the GeForce...
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    Do the hardgaming servers still exist? I tried to go to and nothing loaded there, and I miss the hardcs days from when I used to be a regular there and I was going to add it to my favorites again. Jason
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    Where to buy Lian Li PC-V300

    I can not find this in stock anywhere. Newegg used to have them and they aren't even listed anymore. Even is out and says that they won't be back in stock until the 19th, and they removed the Siilver option from them as well (which that color is what I am interested in...
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    mod 7600GT to Quadro, is it possible?

    Does anyone know if it is possible to mod these cards to Quadro cards or not? I have tried searching around the internet and I haven't come up with too many results. Jason
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    planetamd64 hacked?

    I am a member of the planetamd64 forums and I received this email this morning: Myrandex, Planet AMD is currently down, we would appreciate it if you registered at the following site and posted, thanks! Thanks, PlanetAMD64 Staff If you go to
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    3800+ X2 Box $250 I don't know what is up with the lame site and all, but hell that is a good price if this thing if true. Jason
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    Ideas for new CPU cooling or replacement heatsink clips

    Alright I accidentally broke off the clip of my Leadtek GeForce 6800 video card, so now I need to try to find replacement clips or purchase a replacement cooling system. If I purchase a replacement cooling system, I am not worried so much about it being loud, as my primary concern is price &...
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    Overclocking the Athlon64 X2 3800+

    Hi all, I just recently upgraded to the Athlon64 X2 3800+ (after finding someone to buy my currect proc that is in my signature). Anyways, I had an Athlon64 3000+ (old vore, not one of the new Venice ones), and it overclocked just fine to 2.25GHz. by dropping the HTT mult from 5 to 4, and then...
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    GeForce4 ti4200-8x cooler needed

    I need to get a cooler for the above mentioned card. Price is something that I am concerned with, as I am not looking to overclock it, but just let it work w/o crashing. I am trying to search the net for these: But no one seems to...
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    6800 mod

    I wsa wondering if the PCI Express GeForce 6800 cards are unlockable? I bought for $231 refurb'ed (Leadtek GeForce 6800 256MB PCI-Express) today, and I am trying to figure out my chances to unlocking the 16 pipes...
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    Moddable Radeon 9800se 256bit $154 free shipping too. People are getting success on modding to full fledge Radeon 9800's. Jason
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    Overclocked laptop vid card settings question.

    I have an eMachines M6805 laptop with the built in ATI Radeon 9600, and I ran ATI tool after updating to the 4.4 Cat's (using driverheaven's mod tool), I received an approx max core of 440MHz. and max mem of 220MHz. I was wondering if I used Radclocker to overclock it, if the speed decrement...
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    ATI 64bit driver petition

    Supposedly someone is starting a petition for AMD64 drivers for ATI cards, and that can be found at if anyone wants to through their name down. It prolly wouldn't make a difference, but wouldn't it be nice if it did. Jason
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    Should I flash my bios on 9500 mod?

    I have successfully modded an ATI 9500 128MB to an ATI 9700 with no artifacts. I was wondering, if I flashed the bios, would default ATI drivers recognize it as an ATI 9700 instead of a 9500? This way, I could use it on Linux and it would be detected as a 9700, or WinXP 64 with the same...
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    linux w/ via SATA Raid 0?

    I am running the Abit KV7 (and contrary to the [H] review, mine is beautiful in all aspects in relation to stability etc.) and I run 2 Maxtor 60GB 7200RPM hard drives in raid off the southbridge SATA Raid interface (using 2 Serillel convertors). I was wondering how to install linux to the Raid...
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    ATI 9700 ramsinks

    I purchased an ATI Radeon 9500 128MB, and successfully modded it to an ATI 9700 card. I slapped on a Thermaltake Crystal Orb for the fan, and I could take the clock speeds higher, but I am still receiving minor pixel corruption (so far only in Half Life based games, like Counterstrike or Day of...