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2 beeps (parity error) on boot-up w/ USB keyboard... by D. Bennett
Dave... thanks.. That is exactly how I ended up configuring it after Ari & Pen's replies.. No more parity errors. thanks to all -d "Dave" wrote in message ...
June 24th 03 06:55 PM
by D. Bennett Go to last post
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Harmful duplication of devices listed? by Patrick Reany
In a PC I built myself, running Windows2000, in the Add/Remove Hardware wizard, I have a listing for three identical devices: VIA USB Universal Host Controller. Is this a potentially harmful duplication of devices, or is it a necessary duplication of devices? Should I delete all but one of these...
June 24th 03 03:44 PM
by Ralph Wade Phillips Go to last post
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Wireless router work OK? by [email protected]
Ive been thinking of selling my current LinkSys wired router....and getting a wireless one. And then a laptop to use around the house. Im curious if anyone out there is using such a setup....and how well it is working for you?
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June 24th 03 03:33 PM
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will this memory fit into a KT400 mobo? by fred.do
I intend to this motherboard: Gigabyte SoA VIA KT400 ATX A (http://uk.giga-byte.com/MotherBoard/Products/Products_GA-7VA.htm) and 2 of these memory chips: Dabsvalue 512MB 184Pin DIMM PC3200 DDR RAM Non-Parity CL2.5 (http://www.dabs.com/products/prod-info.asp?quicklinx=2CVGWS) Question Time:
June 24th 03 02:44 PM
by fred do Go to last post
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Anyone here ever had any dealings with this company by Chuck S
Anyone here ever had any dealings with this company. " http://www.cybertronpc.com/AMAZING/index.asp?CartId={DF0D2CC8-159F-40BA-86FC-244CE6E3584C} " or know of anyone that has. I have never dealt with them and just looking to see what I can find out about how they are. And also.......... what are...
June 24th 03 07:47 AM
by JAD Go to last post
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? Adding a second (PCI) video card for extra monitor by de
I have a nice homebuilt Athlon 1.7 gig machine with an ATI 8500 AIW video card. I have an extra 17" monitor that I'd like to setup to increase my desktop real estate. Can I add another basic PCI based video card to run the extra monitor? If so, are there any recommendations? I'm assuming another...
June 24th 03 07:46 AM
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quick questions regarding Athlon XP by Strontium
As long as it's a Cooler Master 'retail', you'll be fine. Their retail sinks are badass. Just make sure it's not OEM. Their OEM sinks leave a bit to be desired. If it's retail, you won't even need the thermal grease, trust me. - fred.do stood up, at show-n-tell, and said:
June 24th 03 07:16 AM
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Sound Card Advice? by MCheu
On Sun, 22 Jun 2003 11:42:16 -0400, "Carly" wrote:: Unfortunately my motherboard doesn't have onboard sound and my old SoundBlaster Live card is dead. Should I go with another cheap SoundBlaster Live to hold me over until I get a new system next year or should I go...
June 24th 03 04:00 AM
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Is a Celeron 600Mhz is on a par with a Pentium 150Mhz ?? by David B.
Even the first Celeron (300Mhz, no cache) outperformed a P150. -- ---------------------------------------------------------------- "Ian Roberts" wrote in message ... "Conor" wrote in...
June 24th 03 12:23 AM
by David B. Go to last post
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Strange video problem: Random standby mode switching by ttvp
I have a brand new custom-built PC that I've assembled for the sole purpose of playing games and absolutely nothing else (to the best of my budget, that is). I'm having only one problem, unfortunately it is the most frustrating one I've ever dealt with. Every once in a while, my monitor will...
June 23rd 03 11:37 PM
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Which bay-mount flash reader/usb/1394 by Michael Volow
Am interested in mounting in a spare 5.25" drive bay, a combination flash memory reader/USB port/firewire port. I have seen several of these in ads. Anyone have any experience with them? Brands I have seen but never handled a Apacer, ABIT Media XP, BayOne from Soyo, Atech.
June 23rd 03 11:33 PM
by Michael Volow Go to last post
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OT (but I'm sure someone can help). Auto switching windows in IE by Strontium
Adshield? - johnny8977 stood up, at show-n-tell, and said: Hi all. Does anyone know how to turn off the really annoying function IE where when you have more than one window open at a time, it will auto switch to the latest loaded page when it has finished loading. Its so
June 23rd 03 09:00 PM
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I really don't want to drive back up to North Houston! by MD Vid
I wouldn't want to drive in Houston under any circumstances, either. JTH "Strontium" wrote in message ... It's a bad CMOS chip. The board is going back. I've cleared CMOS, till the cows came home. Thanks for your input, anyway. ...
June 23rd 03 05:29 PM
by MD Vid Go to last post
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Advice on Buying a new Computer by John Smith
As stupid as it sounds but a game coming out in November or later might need a video card which does not even exist today! That happened a few times with various versions of Quake. I remember ordering one version along with a mate and we both had to order the latest 3DFX card with Open GL at the...
June 23rd 03 04:48 PM
by John Smith Go to last post
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Big Problems by spodosaurus
Lokai wrote: Hello I wonder if someone can help please? I have just put together a PC with an AMD XP 2500+ (running at 2.08Ghz, its a Barton 333Mhz), it has 512Mb RAM (DDR, PC2700) and a 120Gb HDD and an ASUS mobo A7N8X. I was running it under Windows XP Home, NTFS. I have not yet...
June 23rd 03 03:31 PM
by Pen Go to last post
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case by Jim Morgan
jaster wrote: Yes of course. Well as I said my top choices were the Antec SLK3700 from www.accupc.com (was free shipping US) or the Antec SX835II . There's another Entermax or X-spider tower case with an exhaust fan on the top is perfect for an XP2000 Palamino or OC'd AMD. What have...
June 23rd 03 12:41 PM
by Jim Morgan Go to last post
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BIOS version on A7N8X Deluxe...??? by Mark
It is a $%^& to find the board revision number - I gave up. However, right on the bios is a little sticker showing the bios revision. Use ASUS probe program and it will show the revision number of the board. VERY important to get it right as they have different bios updates depending on the...
June 23rd 03 11:11 AM
by Peter A. Stavrakoglou Go to last post
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Wondering which memory to buy by gupps
I am getting ready to rebuild my system w/t an Intel 875pbz motherboard and a 3.06 CPU at 800 MGH and was wondering if anyone had any ideas about what memory to purchase. I'm currently leaning towards OCZ EL 512 EL DDR (part number OCZ400512ELDC-K) but would appreciate any better ideas. Its going...
June 23rd 03 11:02 AM
by John Smith Go to last post
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case by Jim Ryan
I'm building a system for my son to take to college. I thought it would be fun to use a case with a transparent side cover and some neon. Any recommendations? -- -Jim Reply by eMail to ryan at jimryan dot com. The reply address is bogus.
June 23rd 03 10:55 AM
by John Smith Go to last post
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Data recovery from fried drive by John Smith
Hi, I fried a Seagate 80GB drive a few weeks ago. I did a stupid thing and was connecting the power connector up when the PC was on, put the connector in the wrong way and, strange burning smell 5 seconds later, the drive was fried. So, is there anyway to recover the data on this drive. Is it...
June 23rd 03 10:19 AM
by John Smith Go to last post
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