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Laptop, 1st sign of life, WHEN? by bad sector
Aging Asus g73sw-xt1 Laptop: After having disassembled the unit, I made many repairs including resoldering the AC-Adapter pin. Then I reinstalled the mobo and fans in the bottom tray. Connected the power and pressed the ON button: nothing. I had expected the fans to start moving. There isn't a...
August 6th 20 01:25 AM
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Fresh install, plus personal files, still crashing. by micky
In alt.comp.os.windows-10, on Tue, 4 Aug 2020 18:21:12 -0500, Rene Lamontagne wrote: On 2020-08-04 6:11 p.m., micky wrote: My previous thread is pretty far back so to recap, I had had 50+ BSODs with 5 or more different reasons given. I installed the May update over...
August 5th 20 07:10 AM
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Microsoft Surface book Charging controller card by sideley_at_yahoo -dot-com
Hello all, My Surface Book keyboard has failed unexpectedly: battery is not recognised anymore, no charge through the keyboard power plug anymore , all the peripheral connection ports are dead , the power supply failed as well. The batteryreport utility software indicates an extinction of the...
August 4th 20 05:30 AM
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help, Asus-g73 assembly & how2 by bad sector
I'm working on this laptop and composing a how2 while at it. Have a few outstanding issues 1 The id and nature of (mostly shot) ribbon-cable connectors 2 Best opinion about a burnt power-adapter connector 3
August 4th 20 02:27 AM
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What to do with a 240 GB Kingston SSD that is no longer detected? by Norm Why[_2_]
Hi all, I had a 240 GB Kingston SSD that went silent on my big rig. I tested it on another Win10 PC. I have a SATA/USB adapter and a power supply for SSD. This has permitted me to extract files in the past so I think it is a truth teller. A warm boot failed so a hard boot was required. The 240...
July 11th 20 12:19 AM
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WD Black by philo
I'm wondering if there are performance issues with WD- Black hard drives. On one of my Wife's Win10 machine, there was constant disk activity that I could not trace down...all seemed normal. I decided to clone the drive to a SSD and found a nice improvement that I thought was simply a function...
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July 5th 20 07:22 AM
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On demand backup drive. by micky
I have to make my backing up more frequent. Right now I use a double dock, with a 5 1/4" drive. I bought one whose advertising said it turned off when it wasn't getting input, but afterwards, when I tried to get the software the ad said was needed, someone there admitted there was no software...
June 25th 20 07:51 PM
by John McGaw Go to last post
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How to choose hardware for C# (Windows desktop) developer? by Egor
Softwa 1. Visual Studio. 2. Windows 10. Main answer in subject.
June 16th 20 10:08 AM
by Adrian Caspersz Go to last post
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Touchpad andato. by SOMMERGIBILE
Il touchpad del mio ACER ASPIRE 5733Z passato a miglior vita. Il puntatore se ne sta fermo al centro dello schermo. Al momento sto andando con un mouse esterno a filo, ma mi piacerebbe riportare il pc alle condizioni originarie; penso sia sufficiente sostituire il pannello del touchpad con la...
June 4th 20 11:14 AM
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Clock Discrepancy by cas[email protected]
Atomic clock supposedly synced ( sp ? ) by radio to some standard from out west ( Denver ? ) is always at least 2 seconds behind the computer. I'd think they'd be spot on. Comments ?
June 4th 20 12:40 AM
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Macrium backups. by Peter Jason
I backup regularly with the latest Macrium. I manually delete the old backup and replace it with the new. Can this be automated by just having the new backup rolling over the old? For a bigger HDD can I ask it to roll over the oldest backup while keeping the latest ones?
May 30th 20 01:36 AM
by Paul[_28_] Go to last post
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Got a graphicscard? Put it to work fighting the coronavirus by [email protected]
The big pictu If you’ve got some spare GPU horsepower now is the time to put it to good use; by simulating molecular dynamics you can contribute to a dataset that could help researchers find a cure to the coronavirus. The Pande Lab at Stanford University has been running distributed compute...
May 9th 20 05:39 PM
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USB Hub? by [email protected]
What are USB hubs used for? What are good ways to use one? Just curious. IE Keyboard receiver and printer to same hub? Thanks xxxxx
May 7th 20 05:33 PM
by Yes[_2_] Go to last post
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Samsung P460 Laptop Ram by Bill Bradshaw
Experimenting with Windows 10 Pro 64bit. I do have x64 running on a different harddisk that I am swiching out. Below ares the specifications: System Name: SAMSUNG-BILL Item Value OS Name Microsoft Windows 10 Pro Version 10.0.18363 Build 18363 Other OS Description Not Available
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May 1st 20 06:05 PM
by Paul[_28_] Go to last post
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I have a wireless Logitech keyboard and mouse that works fine on one computer, using its USB receiver. I want to be able to use the same keyboard and mouse on a second PC nearby. Without having to move the USB receiver I find USB slots to be too fragile for frequent use. Some of mine have already...
May 1st 20 05:15 PM
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No Windows sounds at my laptop by BugHunter
I have no Windows sounds at my laptop, from the beginning. MP3 and streaming and Youtube no problem but Windows sounds and sounds in games do not give any sound. -- \ / http://nieuwsgroepen.tk -------------///---------------------------------- / \ ...
April 29th 20 12:13 AM
by BugHunter Go to last post
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Lenovo T500 ram by [email protected]
Hi all ; I'm not a techie - be gentle .. :-) I'm considering a ram upgrade for my trusty old T500. core 2 duo P8400 @ 2.26 ghz Presently Win 8.1 Pro originally Vista with 2 + 1 ram. I recently installed a SSD which worked great for improving start-up and shut-down - but I'm...
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April 26th 20 10:02 PM
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New build by Philo
As long as most of us are ****-in I thought now would be a good time to build a new machine. I usually order from NewEgg Just checked and I see everything ships from China and to expect it in 8 days. Just curious , is anything really shipping from China right now?
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April 21st 20 09:23 PM
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Last on Earth by Norm Why[_2_]
Hi, I found the last 4GB Samsung DDR2 RAM, it was priced at USD 15,000. I went shopping for 2GB Samsung DDR2 RAM. Well priced, four RAM sticks were delivered. I only need two to increase total RAM to 12GB. I am one of 700,000 running [email protected] to solve Covid-19 coat protein problem. We are...
April 13th 20 02:24 AM
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HP-Notebook Ausio Ausgabe by Wolfgang Fieg
HP X 2 Notebook - WIN 10 Home Das Gerät hat eine kombinierte Kopfhörer-Micro-Buchse. Die kann man z. B. bei einer Telfonkonferenz als Micro-Buchse verwenden. Nur: Sobald dort ein Klinkenbstecker eingesteckt ist, schaltet der Lautsprecher ab. Das ist ganz arg shlecht, weil man dann die anderen...
March 26th 20 03:16 AM
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