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Crucial bit-rotted not by Flasherly[_2_]
Crucial_CT256MX100SSD1, released for first MLC 16nm SSD. Bought it possibly five years ago, and implemented for data storage considerations three or more years ago. The smallest consideration is then a 30G directory in storage stasis for the hypothesized time: Info - date: 12/4/2019 - process:...
December 5th 19 01:44 AM
by Flasherly[_2_] Go to last post
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PS/2 vs USB Keyboard and why Logitech K120 belongs in trash ! by [email protected]
Hello, In this video I prove why PS/2 keyboards are better for typing and gaming. https://youtu.be/fQxe7MXUYOo In short: PS/2 drivers are optimized and use less CPU cycles and thus will remain responsive in HEAVY CPU GAMING USAGE. Logitech K120 USB Keyboard has BAD drivers and TINY annoying...
December 4th 19 06:32 PM
by Bill[_39_] Go to last post
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2-in-1 RAM adapter by SC Tom
Years and years ago, there used to be these adapters that you could plug 2 sticks of RAM in to increase the amount memory in each slot (had some on an old 386 or 486 PC). Are they still being made that would work on DDR3 RAM, or are the newer memory speeds making that unstable? I have a number...
December 4th 19 03:11 PM
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1T Samsung reviewed by Flasherly[_2_]
MZ-76E1T0B/AM SSD 860 EVO 2.5" SATA III 1TB V-NAND Technology with Enhanced Read/Write Performance 5-Year Limited Manufacturer's Warranty Up to 8x higher TBW (Terabytes Written)* than the 850 EVO ....refined ECC* algorithm and a new MJX controller...improved queued trim enhances Linux...
December 4th 19 10:11 AM
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new Threadripper 3900 memory access modes? by [email protected]
I read a review at wccftech, which has this intriguing sentence: With memory access modes, users can select between UMA (maximum memory bandwidth) and NUMA (lowest latency) modes. So what is going on? I guess there are 2 memory controllers which are married to a CPU die, but can be linked to act...
December 3rd 19 07:01 PM
by Paul[_28_] Go to last post
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crossed fingers on Samsung 96x EVO by Flasherly[_2_]
Full circle as my first SSD was a samsung 128G Samsung (Discounting the first Samsung 64G, since that's too old and small to be comprehensible.) Then Crucial. This was all MLC and old MLC, way before much else was around Then an HP "planar MLC" which is newer but an older model from a sale last...
December 1st 19 05:27 AM
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Backup & Restore Encrypted System Drive With True Crypt by Anonymous Remailer (austria)
In article wrote: I found this article some years ago in Wilders. It worked twice for me on my XP machine. It might help someone else. I used older Acronis True Image version 8.0.and TrueCrypt 7.1a. ...
November 29th 19 10:18 AM
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12-core AMD 3900X - does it need better cooling? by John Savard
The recent announcement of the 3950X from AMD startled me. Unlike the other new Ryzens, it doesn't include a Wraith cooler in the box. Instead, it is recommended that at least a 280mm AIO cooler be used with it. Not being an overclocker, I had to do some web searching to get a feel for what was...
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November 18th 19 11:21 AM
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SUPER BIG THANKS TO PAUL ! USB 3.0 PCI Express Controller working ! =D by [email protected]
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November 17th 19 06:28 PM
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Naval cord passing conciousness to infant (Or passinginformation/software to new computer) by [email protected]
I wonder what it would take to put some software on some new computer with minimal complexity. What I came up with was some simple cord to pass digital information into the new computer with some bits. Perhaps a wait time or some other pattern to recgonize the start of the signal and then dump...
November 13th 19 12:40 AM
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Houston we have a problem ?! No HDMI on TRX40 motherboards ?! by [email protected]
EEEEEEEHHHHH. Seen one TRX40 motherboard from gigabyte extreme edition and one from asus rog... both do not have HDMI ?! WTF ?!? (Check youtube) I am looking forward to having HDMI on my new computer and now the horror is the new threadripper 3 motherboards DON'T HAVE HDMI connectors ?! WTF...
November 13th 19 12:25 AM
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Windows 10 on AMD X2 3800+ ? by [email protected]
Hello, I used WinToUSB to install Windows 10 on a 128 USB/Flash stick. Windows 10 ISO used was: en_windows_10_core_10240_x64_dvd.iso (UnOfficial RTM)
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November 9th 19 08:18 PM
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Solved: Playing Star Wars Battlefront 2 with driver version 0.0.0 bug !!!! by [email protected]
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! YES I FINALLY FIGURED OUT HOW TO GET STAR WARS BATTLEFRONT 2 working on the TOSHIBA LAPTOP L670-1JQ iCore 5 The problem is: RADEON DRIVER VERSION 0.0.0...
November 8th 19 07:25 PM
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PC no bootee, but drives visible by [email protected]
It's an old Dell Inspiron. Has i3 sticker on, but somebody upgraded to i5. Will not boot from hard disk or CD. The drives show up in BIOS. The Dell has diagnostic in boot menu, which tests RAM and drives. Althought these are "DST" short tests, which don't appear to do a scan. Swapped the drives...
November 5th 19 05:56 AM
by Flasherly[_2_] Go to last post
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SSD - is it worth the extra? by Melmail_9494
Hi guys, Just a quick question. I am considering going to SSD. I am not that familiar with the ins and outs of SSD vs. regular HDD but do you think SSD is worth the extra outlay? Thanks
October 23rd 19 10:26 PM
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color of ethernet ports? by [email protected]
I have seen pictures of some high-end mainboards, which have a red ethernet port and a black port. The red being a 2.5GBASE-T port. Sombody told me that 10 Gbps ports are blue, but I doubt that. Last place I worked at had a cluster with 10GBASE-T and I am sure it was all Henry Ford black. USB has...
October 19th 19 01:50 PM
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64-core processor, a dream cpu or a nightmare monster ? =DDDD by [email protected]
I am drooling over the idea of having a C64 =D Which in this case would be a C=computer 64=cores ! LOLOLOL. I really want a 64-core computer, which would be capable of 128 threads. I wanted such a parallel computer since 1999 or so, and it has taken this industry almost 20 years to reach that...
October 18th 19 09:16 AM
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DVI v DisplayPort by Peter Johnson[_5_]
I have a monitor connected to my PC using DVI ports on both. But the monitor has DisplayPort capability. Would there be any advantage in installing a video card with DisplayPort capability in the PC and using DP instead of DVI?
October 17th 19 06:34 PM
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Intel halves the price of 18-core i9! by [email protected]
yesiree, 10980XE will be half the price of 9980XE No doubt due to competition from AMD. Although I heard elsewhere that Intel didn't sell that many of the 998OXE, as not enough dies had full 18 cores working. Charge $2000 and that would dampen demand to what they could supply. So have Intel got...
October 4th 19 07:24 PM
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USB4 article by Shadow[_2_]
https://www.techradar.com/news/usb4-everything-you-need-to-know Will I need it? Probably not for the next 3-4 years. 's -- Don't be evil - Google 2004 We have a new policy - Google 2012
September 21st 19 04:40 PM
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