1. M

    Oculus Home (latest) if left open will not allow WIndows PC to sleep?

    I'm finding that at least with the newest/latest Oculus software, if the Oculus home software is left open, the pc will never sleep. This is on Windows 10 x64 Redstone If i happen to remember to close it, then the PC sleeps. Anyone else found a workaround? One i thought was to do an exception...
  2. Cerulean

    Why would calling a program twice in the Target field fix problems?

    There is this older in-house developed program some users use which generates random file path errors from time to time. If they set the program to run in Windows XP SP3 compatibility, the errors are no more. Evidently, we've also found that if we have a shortcut that has "X:\executable.exe...
  3. N

    FS/FT: ASUS Strix GTX 970 DirectCU II

    Looking to sell my gently used GTX970 Asus Strix with a DirectCU II cooler. Never overclocked, has around 50 hours gaming. I just don't do the gaming that I used to. I'm willing to hear offers on a trade, specifically looking for an i7-4770 or a nice Windows 10 tablet. Otherwise, the card is up...
  4. NeghVar

    If you want to switch from Windows to Linux but are not, why?

    There are numerous people who want to switch to a flavor of Linux but are held back for one reason or another. I am one of those people. What is holding you back?
  5. N

    My PC is booting really slowly, please help

    Okay so I built a PC years ago (Q9550, P5Q PRO Turbo, etc) for myself that I eventually sold to my brother. Recently I bought it back to use as a HTPC. I threw in a brand new Samsung Evo 850 and installed Windows 7 64bit on it. Everything has been great up until the past week or two. And in this...
  6. Cyber Akuma

    Need help picking a good Blu-Ray burner, or telling if mine is even broken

    Back in 2012 I bought an Asus BW-12B1ST/BLK/G/AS Blu-Ray burner for my new build. I started having a few issues with it recognizing disks, and read that it was actually a re-branded Lite On iHBS112-2. The Lite On version had newer firmware updates so I followed a guide to flash it to that. It...
  7. B

    FS: Nokia Lumia 1020 Windows Smartphone

    Selling my Nokia Lumia 1020 Clean ESN. Can be activated on any GSM supported Carrier in the U.S or worldwide. Unlocked Excellent condition. No scratches on the screen, completely flawless. Few scuffs on the back but only cosmetic. No damage at all on the phone's corners as shown by...
  8. rezerekted

    A Better Way To Do The Windows Pagefile

    I was reading an article about the windows pagefile and it said that the pagefile can't be used by anything running on the same partition as the pagefile so they recommended that you create a pagefile on each partition to avoid that. But that got me thinking about what may be a better way to do...
  9. S

    Dell Inspiron Red 14R N4010 Laptop Windows 7

    Dell Inspiron Red 14R N4010 Laptop Windows 7
  10. E

    [FS/FT] LG G4 Excellent Condition [W] SAS Drives, Server 2012 Material

    LG G4 cell phone in excellent condition was in a case most of its life as well as a screen protector. Selling as I upgraded my wife's phone to a nexus 6p. She used the phone on T-Mobile but the phone is ready for a new home. LG-H811 Pics: $285 Shipped...
  11. L

    Can't seem to clone SSD with OS

    Hi, I have a Samsung 840 Evo SSD 240GB which is set up as a dual boot drive with 2 partitions. One partition has Windows 7 (music production)and one partition has Windows 10 (gaming). I just bought a Samsung 850 Evo SSD 500GB and have attempted both the Samsung Data Migration tool and my...
  12. Q

    Windows PC better than comparable Mac at content creation with Lightroom

    Lightroom Mac vs PC Speed Test | $4k iMac vs $4k Custom PC Performance Test TLDR:
  13. FrgMstr

    Measuring the Performance of Each Game will Necessitate...

    I was just reading what Ryan wrote over at PCPer yesterday and the following statement very much got my attention. PC Gaming Shakeup: Ashes of the Singularity, DX12 and the Microsoft Store | PC Perspective I have to say that deep down, one part of me would love to see this happen...
  14. R

    Need general WMP control speed/frame/scrub etc.

    I'm an intermediate programmer at best having used most languages but master of none. I usually turn to vba when I want to write something as I its the easiest and basically handles what I need. I coach a local HS volleyball team and would like to easily edit game video. There are several high...
  15. M

    move windows 10 from one machine to another? how does this work?

    I hear windows 10 ties itself to the hardware of a machine. How does this work if I want to transfer windows 10 to a different machine? The scenario is I built a computer a month ago and installed windows 10 (education edition). However, I decided to switch platforms and build another machine...
  16. M

    Installed a Samsung 950 pro m2 SSD in a Asus Z97-A and it doesn't recognize it. Not even in BIOS

    The computer is up a running with windows 7 installed on one of the hard drives, but it still won't recognize the samsung 950 pro plugged into the motherboard. I doubt checked and its seated into the slot correctly, but it won't pick it up. Any ideas on what to do? Intel Core i7-4790K Asus...