1. spacedrone808

    Some useful info regarding "obsolete" Windows 7 operating system

    Supported hardware and software technologies, latest drivers, important dates for Win7 addicts and more: Hope that info will be useful at least for some of you.
  2. spacedrone808

    Complete tweaking guide for Windows 7 SP2+

    Hope that some of you will find FAQ useful.
  3. B

    Is Whatsapp Support a Joke?

    Used their web form to contact them. The answer I received came after 10 minutes and was a canned reply with FAQ part. It didn't answer my question at all. Replying that I received another canned reply with different FAQ part which was more relevant this time. This time I tried to be more...
  4. spacedrone808

    Windows 7 platform is not obsolete!

    Sharing my results. 5950X as a daily driver under Windows 7 wing:
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    Using Windows 7 Will Get You Hacked?

    Hi, I know that Windows 7 support has ended back in January this year. I saw a comment that said if you keep using it still you will get hacked. How true is that comment? How will I get hacked if I don't go to malicious websites and use NOD32? Also, can my PC get hacked just by being on idle...
  6. spacedrone808

    Best driver for Radeon VII 16Gb + Asrock x399M

    I find out that 2020 driver series is very unrelable mess [to say the least] with black screens, crashes, freezes and stuttering. Currently i am on 19.12.3. Last of 19.x series. Much better than "modern" series. Some information from my research: 19.7.5 - 19.12.3 pretty stable 19.5.1 - ~15%...
  7. spacedrone808

    trx40 mobo & windows 7 x64

    Do anyone make things rolling under Windows7. Is it possible?
  8. cageymaru

    Gigabyte Enables PCIe Gen 4 in New F40 Bios for X370 K7

    Gigabyte has released its new F40 bios for the X370 K7 that enables PCIe Gen 4.0. Other boards should receive similar support soon. It is very important that you follow the instructions for upgrading the bios. I did this with a USB stick and directly within the bios. First you need to...
  9. spacedrone808

    Amd Epyc on Windows 7 x64

    Guys, is it possible? Any evidence?
  10. spacedrone808

    Amd Epyc on Windows 7 x64

    Next crazy challenge. Is it possible? ps When 1950x is working fine under Windows 7 and you don't know what's next.
  11. cageymaru

    SteamVR Enables Motion Smoothing on AMD GPUs

    SteamVR Beta Updated - 1.4.8 MAY 9 @ 6:13PM - JOE PRIME The SteamVR Beta has been updated with the following changes. If you encounter issues with this update, please post in the SteamVR Bug Report forum. If possible, please include a system report to aid in tracking down your issue. SteamVR...
  12. cageymaru

    ASUS Releases List of 300 & 400 Series AM4 Motherboards for Next-Gen AMD Ryzen CPUs

    ASUS Statement on 300 & 400 Series AM4 Motherboards for Next-Gen AMD Ryzen CPUs 2019/04/29 ASUS will release BIOS updates for its 300 and 400 series motherboards to add support for next-generation AMD Ryzen CPUs. The latest BIOS update for each...
  13. cageymaru

    Real-Time Ray Tracing Support Comes to GeForce GTX GPUs and Game Engines

    NVIDIA has announced that real-time ray tracing support is coming to GeForce GTX GPUs. This driver is scheduled to launch in April. GeForce GTX GPUs will execute ray traced effects on shader cores and support is extended to both Microsoft DXR and Vulkan APIs. NVIDIA reminds consumers that its...
  14. cageymaru

    MSI Releases AMD X470 and B450 Bios Updates for AMD Raven Ridge Processors

    MSI has announced new bios updates for its AMD X470 and B450 motherboards that support the upcoming AMD Raven Ridge processors. These models include the AMD Athlon 200GE, 220GE, and 240GE APUs. The updated BIOS version is prepared to support the future AMD Athlon 200GE, 220GE, and 240GE APUs...
  15. cageymaru

    AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.1.2 Driver Has Been Released

    The AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.1.2 driver has been released and it adds support for Resident Evil 2, Tropico 6, and Anthem Early Access. AMD Radeon RX 580 owners should see a 7% uplift in performance over the Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 19.1.1 driver at 1920x1080...
  16. Dodge245

    VRR/Freesync Nvidia Display test thread

    Hi All, Thought i would stick a new thread together now that we have the VRR drivers from Nvidia, thoughts are we could put something together to share our experiences with our monitors, to give an idea of compatibility with VRR. To keep things simple we could use a template, and catalogue our...
  17. cageymaru

    AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.1.1 Driver Has Been Released

    The AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.1.1 driver has been released and it increases performance in Fortnite by up to 4%. It fixes many issues such as: Virtual Super Resolution may not show up as available on some 1440p Ultra-Wide Displays. Some Radeon RX Series graphics products may...
  18. cageymaru

    Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Development Dumps Linux and Mac Support

    Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night was one of the most successful video game Kickstarter campaigns of 2015 as it raised over $5.5 million during its funding phase. Backers of the game were reassured by Koji Igarashi (IGA) himself that donating more to the project to reach clearly outlined stretch...
  19. spacedrone808

    Theoretical maximum specs for AMD cpu based platform under Windows 7

    CPU: 3950X [confirmed by Amx77] RAM: 192Gb [confirmed by microsoft] If you need even more RAM switch to Enterprise Server 2008 R2 [up to 2TB of RAM] SSD NVME: Samsung 970 PRO [confirmed by silent157 on youtube] SSD NVME RAID 0: possible [confirmed by cyklondx] LATEST MOBO: Gigabyte on x570...
  20. cageymaru

    AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition Driver Has Been Released

    A new AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition driver has been released and it adds support for the Epic Games Store. Known Issues. Some systems running multiple displays may experience mouse lag when at least one display is enabled but powered off. Assassin's Creed: Odyssey may...
  21. modi123

    Reminder - January 1st, 2019 - Steam stops support for XP/Vista

    Reminder to get, at least, on to Win7.
  22. spacedrone808

    Asrock X399M Taichi und Windows 7

    Do anybody tried such config?
  23. spacedrone808

    Threadripper and Windows 7

    I have question regarding compatibility of AMD Threadripper and Windows 7. Do they compatible? FYI: I want to use it with nvme drive. Is it possible? I want to hear opinion of real owner of such rig, not just official mambo-jambo. Currently i am using Ryzen 7 under Windows 7 without any hassles.
  24. FrgMstr

    Is Mozilla Supporting Antifa?

    Bryan Lunduke has a video posted on Youtube that asks the question about how Mozilla is using its money to possibly help prop up Antifa which has been classified by the Department of Homeland security as a "domestic terrorist organization." I cut into the video where it starts to get...
  25. FrgMstr

    NVME RAID is Here for AMD X399 Threadripper

    While AMD missed its originally promised date of September 25th, it has followed through on its promise of NVME RAID support on new X399 motherboard that support Ryzen Threadripper. AMD has posted full instructions for usage on its community pages. This all sounds like a very good use of all...
  26. S

    Can the HP Z600 workstation support GTX 1080 Ti?

    The motherboard is: Hewlett-Packard 0B54h The CPUs are dual Xeon 5650 hexacore CPUs Ram: 48Gb of DDR3 RAM I think it has stock 650w PSU but I'm not sure. I'm also not sure what type of power connector it has. Is the graphics card too large? Can it fit in the case? The graphics card I am...
  27. Zarathustra[H]

    Ubisoft’s Uplay Ending Vista Support

    This may not come as a surprise, as Vista's official EOL is tomorrow, and only about 0.10% of Steam users actually still use Vista, but Ubisoft has just announced that Uplay is ending Vista support. Vista users will retain access to their games, but will be unable to receive future PC client...
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    Problems with XFX's RMAs

    Bought a brand new XFX R9 390from Newegg. The thing started artifacting about 20 days later. Newegg has a 15 day return period, so I RMA it to XFX. $60 worth of shipping and nearly a month later I receive a replacement 390 with a different part code. The replacement was worse than the...