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Help .... motherboard problem by Stefano[_6_]
Hello... I need help. I have a computer assembled about 5 years ago. When I turn it on I start all the fans, two seconds and stop, start and stop, leave and stop .... endlessly. The power button turns on and off, like the fans. obviously the computer does not start. The motherboard's light is...
August 17th 18 07:33 AM
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128GB Flash Drives Any Good? by [email protected]
I just noticed am abundance of large capacity (128GB) flash drives on the market quite cheap. I guess I just missed them. I had trouble in the past with the smaller ones, so I wonder if these larger ones are worth a trial? Anyone? Thanks J
August 15th 18 10:56 AM
by wasbit[_4_] Go to last post
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Recommend B/W laser? by [email protected]
Mine broke. Need a new one. Need auto-duplex (two-sided) printing. Need to plrint 2 pages on one side (booklet). Thanks Johnny
July 24th 18 12:06 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Need MOBO wiring intructions by [email protected]
Need wiring instructions to connect up a motherboard to a desktop PC. I was hoping to find same for a generic board. I can't find same for mine. I am doing something wrong. Thank you Sammy
July 15th 18 02:08 PM
by philo Go to last post
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SOCHOX 8GB DDR2 PC2-6400 800Mhz DIMM AMD by Norm X[_2_]
Happy New Year, My old Intel MOBO has accepted many upgrades but is stuck at 4GB RAM. Even though prohibited, Win10 works reliably on one stick SOCHOX 4GB 667MHz DDR2 AMD, the past couple of years. However, when two such modules are plugged in, Win10 boots until it panics and flashes a QR code...
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July 13th 18 12:00 AM
by ~misfit~[_16_] Go to last post
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Need VGA video card for T3104 eMachine by [email protected]
The onboard video in my eMachines T3104 is out. The MOBO has a free PCI slot. I would like to try a VGA video card in it if I could find a cheap one. Anyone know what I need and where? Thanks JW
July 4th 18 03:57 AM
by Paul[_28_] Go to last post
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looking for MOBO vendor compatible with Coreboot by ipwn
hello, im looking for a good Motherboard vendor compatible with BIOS replacement to Coreboot via software using for example flashrom.. which Motherboard vendors have best performance with an affordable price? there is any Linux-Friendly MOBO? Thank you
June 13th 18 09:24 PM
by John McGaw Go to last post
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WD My Passport problem by Newsworthy
Can anyone tell me what is going on here and maybe suggest a cure. Long explanation follows! I have for the last 6 months used a 500GB WD My Passport drive with all my music on it 212GB, 3,479Folders, 41,546Files in my car with no problems, I recently took it out to add new music, but when I put...
June 3rd 18 05:42 PM
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Why are inkjet printers faster in black? by Jimmy Wilkinson Knife
Why are inkjet printers faster in black than in colour? Surely black is just one of the inks, like cyan, magenta, and yellow. Since the heads are independant, why would black only be faster? Is there a ****ty processor in the printers that's slower than the 4 heads combined? -- A woman sends...
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May 28th 18 05:21 PM
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Printer fixed, married couple very happy by Jimmy Wilkinson Knife
Found this on an Epson printer reset website: https://www.wic.support/testimon1/#comment-276 Spencer says: 03/20/2015 at 08:11 John thank you! On my wife’s birthday and she was like “what? you are on your dead printer again, when am here and its my Birthday?” Then the machine was resurrected...
May 28th 18 12:10 AM
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Intel onboard GPU conflicting with CPU power by Jimmy Wilkinson Knife
Is it true that if you max out the GPU part of an Intel processor at the same time as all the normal cores, it can't do them all at once? I run Boinc which can do calculations on both at once. And if I use all the CPU cores, the GPU part goes about a 5th of the speed. I guess the only other...
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May 25th 18 11:53 PM
by Jimmy Wilkinson Knife Go to last post
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overheat under Memtest by [email protected]
I checked out an old PC - Core 2 quad. About 2 minutes of Memtest and the CPU fan is going full scream. After 5 minutes, the heat sink is hot to touch, so I turned it off. I believe Memtest only uses 1 core?? The heatsink is not clogged with dust, and it is a HP craputer, with BIOS that doesn't...
May 19th 18 07:50 PM
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GTX950 GPU, Windows10 by Norm X[_2_]
Hi, Task manager tells me that Winows10 is using my GTX950 at all times. GPU usage is maybe 4% with 0.8/4GB memory in use. Naturally I am pleased. But what tasks could the OS assign to the GPU other than graphics? I noticed that GPU use went way up when I did a large file copy. I use RDP, which...
May 15th 18 04:03 AM
by VanguardLH[_2_] Go to last post
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Need Logitech receiver by [email protected]
I have a Logitech MK320 wireless keyboard and a Logitch wireless mouse (unlabelled) and a USB receiver (with id so small I can't read it) for same. The receiver is bent and broken and no longer works. So I need a new receiver. I have not been able to find a receiver that seems to me to be the...
May 10th 18 09:43 PM
by VanguardLH[_2_] Go to last post
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need asus cpu fan replacement by Mike S
My neighbor's desktop computer ASUS Essentio Model CM6850 needs a cpu fan, it's making a lot of noise and not spinning up to speed, sounds like a bad bearing, the fan is model AUB0812VH. How can I look up the part number for that exact item so I can replace the fan with a replacement the...
April 29th 18 10:13 AM
by Mike S Go to last post
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EPSON XP830 Problem by [email protected]
Darn! I really like this Epson XP830 AIO. It is printing just fine, but now, suddenly, it will not scan sheets via its ADF. Even a single 8.5X11 sheet jams half-way thru the ADF on the top. Anyone else have/had this problem? If so, how did you deal with it? I should add that it scans single...
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April 22nd 18 10:44 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Q: 3rd monitor on docking staton? by x13
Hi all. Before this thread goes cold, I'd still like to know : Has anyone tried using the Kensington Universal Multi-Display Adapter (https://www.kensington.com/en/ae/4524/k33974eu/universal-multidisplay-adapter) on a USB3 port of the docking station itself to add a 3rd monitor ? a) Would this...
April 5th 18 07:09 PM
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Q: 3rd monitor on docking staton? by x13
Paul: WOW !! I thought somebody might reply, but you gave me a whole moderlode of info! Thanks a lot!! I sort of knew splitting a dual-link DVI into 2x HDMI's probably wouldn't work as they are different technologies and therefore use different signals/resolutions, but it was a nice idea... I'll...
April 1st 18 01:00 AM
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? best newsgroup for XP? by news://news.aioe.org
Please help... I am in need of assistance to install XP after formatting with Lubuntu Gparted
March 22nd 18 04:40 PM
by Paul[_28_] Go to last post
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Adding a SSD to Optiplex 790 mini tower by t
The Optiplex 790 is running Windows 7 64 bit. I want to put a 1TB SSD, load Windows 10 64 bit on the SSD and make it the primary hard drive and the existing 500GB hard drive containing Windows 7 as the secondary. I watched the video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tmFbrBkauBc and estimate the...
March 11th 18 06:19 PM
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