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C'T magazine article - motherboard power consumption by larrymoencurly
Does anybody have an English translation of the article from the German magazine C'T where they measured the amp draws of mobos running XP 2400+ Athlons? Several months ago, one website published a summary of this article, but where is it?
June 30th 03 09:44 AM
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Fan Isolators (non-vibrating fan mounts) by Adrian
Just wanted to post something in here, to let people know where they can buy fan isolators from. I found them by accident. Their goal is to stop vibration from the fan to the metal case of your PC. Anyway, good luck. http://www.siliconacoustics.com/fanisolators1.html And no, I don't work for...
June 30th 03 06:18 AM
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Computer Won't turn on by Jack Bruss
My Dad has a problem with his computer. It won't turn on - that is the hard drive doesn't spin, the fan doesn't go on, and the power light doesn't go on. My Dad said that a few weeks ago it would not turn off, but as of about 1 week ago it won't turn on. We took the case off and played with...
June 30th 03 02:26 AM
by Jack Bruss Go to last post
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HELP:USB question by Glenn M
On Thu, 19 Jun 2003 17:45:18 GMT, "john" wrote: Hope someone can help me out here. How do I update USB 1.0 to USB 2.0? Do I need to upgrade hardware? or is it just a software upgrade. Thank for any help. John
June 30th 03 02:13 AM
by Glenn M Go to last post
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Link to BIOS settings by Carly
I use to have a link that explained the various BIOS settings (for idiots) for my motherboard but I had a system chrash and can't seem to find it on google now. I'm running Windows 98SE on a Abit KG-7 with a Athlon 1.4 processor, 784 megs ram, and a 9500 Pro video card. I'm trying to set the AGP...
June 29th 03 10:58 PM
by Pen Go to last post
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Twinmos DDR PC3200 256MB different versions ? by Louis van Abeelen
Hi all, Recently I ordered two sticks of TwinMos DDR400 256MB memory to be used in a dual-channel configuration (in my soon to be delivered Albatron px865pe Pro II mainboard) The webshop delivered me the following modules (see www.vanabeelen.demon.nl/117_1757.jpg) Can someone of you tell me what...
June 29th 03 08:47 PM
by Li'l ol' me Go to last post
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Internal Zip causing probs? by Tom
Hi there, My old pc died and I took the internal zip out an placed it into my newer pc but I am having probs with it. When i go to explore the zip contents 'Widows Exploring' crawls and sometimes it hangs on me. This I find weird as the spec for my old pc (which never gave me any probs regarding...
June 29th 03 07:31 PM
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At My Wits End with onboard video by bluestringer
"Damian Bannerman" wrote in message ... Heres hoping some of you might be able to help me.... I have a homebuilt Intel P4, Asus P4S333-VM mobo with SiS650 chipset, 320MB RAM, running Win98 4.10. I d/l and istalled...
June 29th 03 07:09 PM
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Need Help troubleshooting WinXP or PC problem by Cleveland Turner
I have built several computers over the years and this is the first time I am unable to diagnose the problem. I am running Windows XP (first-time user) and PC is running EXTREMELY SLOW... 1. I have many application hangs and have difficulty multitasking between any two open programs. the...
June 29th 03 05:02 PM
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XP Home or XP Pro? by k. robinson
I am building my first computer and was wondering which OS I should use. . .Windows XP Home or XP Pro?. . . .some folks at work said XP Pro is more stable than XP Home. . .has anyone else heard this?. . ..thanks,
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June 29th 03 05:12 AM
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911 cd? by mark
Anyon here ever download and use this 911 cd recovery thingamajig? Seems too good to be true... Here's the link. I'm downloading it now and will look at it in the morning. I wish I had something like this back when I was troubleshooting and repairing PCs. http://www.911cd.net/911cd/
June 29th 03 05:07 AM
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connecting 24 pin power supply to atx 20 pin connector by ___BLaST___
ric wrote in message ... Paul wrote: hi guys i have a problem. i recently bought a fortron fsp400-60pfn power supply ( http://www.fortron-source.com ) . tomshardware.com gave it great reviews so i figured it should be good. Big...
June 29th 03 04:50 AM
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Missing A & D DRIVES! by Conor
In article , says... Hiya, Working on a windows 98 PC. after performing a scan disk the system wouldnt start up. Managed to boot into DOS and perform scan disk there were it fixed the file allocation tables. Now...
June 29th 03 02:07 AM
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Hard Disk recognition problems by Dos Boot
Michael Cecil tried fingerpaints then chalk then a spray can and some stencils but finally decided on his keyboard just in time to make his Sat, 28 Jun 2003 22:14:14 GMT deadline to give us: On Sat, 28 Jun 2003 23:05:35 +0100, "John Smith" wrote: Hi, ...
June 29th 03 01:48 AM
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160 gigger by Dos Boot
I'm running Win2k Pro on a Soyo KT333 DRAGON Ultra and bought a WD 160gb Special Edition. When partitioning all went well but I put a 40gb partition on the end which fails a full format. I was able to do a quick format and saving a small text file to it worked fine. I didn't use the controller card...
June 29th 03 01:45 AM
by Dos Boot Go to last post
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Power supply? by Toxic Sweat
I was sittin' my kitchen listening to streaming-audio and all of a sudden I heard a click and my computer died; not a slow death, but an absolute instant-death! Everything connected to the power supply: fans, case lights, etc., are all dead! Is it safe to assume that the power supply went...
June 28th 03 10:32 PM
by Toxic Sweat Go to last post
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Faulty CPU? by Billy Whizz
Could do with some thoughts/advice please. Currently running a Gigabyte GA7VTXE with Athlon 1333 266 IBM Deskstar 120Gb (I Know don't tell me!) Maxtor 40Gb Geoforce MX2 400 64Mb Pioneer A104 LG 16x CDRW 256Mb DDR Ram
June 28th 03 07:52 PM
by philo Go to last post
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Recycling a VCR ... by Petzi
Folks, I am building a server that will be built in an old VCR case. I am first going to go for a proof of concept using a simple Pentium I 200 MHz, and a simple network card (will mostly stream files over da house). If everything seems right, I'll replace it by a fanless Mini ITX stuff ... Now,...
June 28th 03 07:23 PM
by Gary Tait Go to last post
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Computer keeps hanging. by Roy
Hi, I got this problem with my computer I recently built that I'm not sure about its cause, but was hoping that maybe someone here could help me with. The computer keeps hanging at random occations, so it's very difficult to pin-point the excact circumstances and thus the reason for why it hangs....
June 28th 03 04:17 PM
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What MOBO would fit? by J Valentine
Here's what I've decided on for my first homebuilt: AMD Athlon XP 2600+ with 333 Mhz FSB Corsair Memory XMS 2x256mb PC2700 DDR 333 Mhz Antec Case TBD with 350 W Power Supply and 2.0 USB on front What I can't nail down is the mobo. I've almost decided on the Aopen AK79G-VN, nForce2 chipset, but...
June 28th 03 02:55 PM
by Cheapskate Go to last post
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