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Forum: Homebuilt PC's Today, 06:49 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 3
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Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
Panaflow

On Sat, 20 Oct 2018 01:28:23 -0400, Flasherly
wrote:

....I'm gunshy of a bunch of goofy Dell proprietary workings.

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I've old spare aluminum heatsink material, thinking I...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's Today, 06:28 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 3
Views: 4
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
Panaflow

On Sat, 20 Oct 2018 00:54:24 -0400, Paul
wrote:


The top cover on an Intel processor has a "different curve"
then the top cover of an AMD processor. The Intel processors...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's Today, 04:25 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 3
Views: 4
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
Panaflow

More blades and veins and efficiency. I've original stock specs. I
want better, the good stuff, although taking apart my stock
Coolermaster heatsinks, next physical size up, the amount...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 18th 18, 12:49 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 0
Views: 10
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
Screwed up performance matrices

https://www.cpubenchmark.net/cpu.php?cpu=AMD+Phenom+II+X4+810&id=354

https://www.cpubenchmark.net/cpu.php?cpu=Intel+Core2+Quad+Q8200+%40+2.33GHz&id=1040

AMD Phenom II X4 810 slightly advances at...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 17th 18, 08:11 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 0
Views: 11
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
Didn't do so spectacularly great with x4 Phenom II

Not on wiser averages, to base my choice of purchase, although fresh
into it being closer to there wasn't time for a more informed choice.

Low-cost dollar, including the Chinese/Asian market is...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 15th 18, 07:30 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 29
Views: 47
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
Windows 10 fails to boot, then it reboots, bizarre self-fix

On Sun, 14 Oct 2018 21:49:17 -0700 (PDT), RayLopez99
wrote:

Thanks to you and Flasherly.

Thread closed: cause was motherboard failure (gradual) so eventually
the Mobo...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 15th 18, 02:39 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 2
Views: 19
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
WinSetupFromUSB & New BIOS

On Sun, 14 Oct 2018 16:41:28 -0400, Flasherly
wrote:

Think the above (WinSetupFromUSB 2nd proviso) is a software ACHI
loader
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Looking at the stick, it's a PLoP routine. ...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 14th 18, 09:41 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 2
Views: 19
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
WinSetupFromUSB & New BIOS

On Sat, 13 Oct 2018 19:57:05 -0400, Flasherly
wrote:

Didn't notice anything with HIRENs & WinSetupFromUSB, but went to
install a Win7 ISO and the USB manager kicked into a...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 14th 18, 08:24 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 3
Views: 20
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
why different BIOS for Windows and Linux?

On Sat, 13 Oct 2018 21:16:54 -0700 (PDT), wrote:

Going to Acer website, they have 4 BIOS to download:
2 for Win8, 1 for Win7 and 1 for linux.
Why so? I don't think other...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 14th 18, 08:14 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 29
Views: 47
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
Windows 10 fails to boot, then it reboots, bizarre self-fix

On Sat, 13 Oct 2018 19:53:18 -0500, Char Jackson
wrote:

230V service? Where do you live?

Next to the pole with a new 240V transformer.

....

So the answer is that both ‘some...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 14th 18, 12:57 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 2
Views: 19
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
WinSetupFromUSB & New BIOS

Didn't notice anything with HIRENs & WinSetupFromUSB, but went to
install a Win7 ISO and the USB manager kicked into a second proviso to
access a BIOS id on USB-HDD -- something about the BIOS...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 13th 18, 06:31 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 29
Views: 47
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
Windows 10 fails to boot, then it reboots, bizarre self-fix

On Sat, 13 Oct 2018 08:19:12 -0700 (PDT), RayLopez99
wrote:


Estimated cost to fix it: about $30, which is very reasonable
considering the work they've done so far (hoping...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 13th 18, 09:07 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 29
Views: 47
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
Windows 10 fails to boot, then it reboots, bizarre self-fix

On Fri, 12 Oct 2018 23:53:23 -0700 (PDT), RayLopez99
wrote:

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When you say you're following manufacturer directions, the thought
occurred something's wrong, in turn to try...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 12th 18, 08:35 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 29
Views: 47
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
Windows 10 fails to boot, then it reboots, bizarre self-fix

On Fri, 12 Oct 2018 11:54:46 -0700 (PDT), RayLopez99
wrote:


I forgot to mention, I keep getting the "USB HDD: Verbatim (which
happens to be the brand of my USB stick) has...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 12th 18, 05:25 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 4
Views: 20
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
USB stick that's bootable has TWO names

On Fri, 12 Oct 2018 12:22:06 -0400, Flasherly
wrote:

LLR (Low Level Routine)

correction: LLF (low level FORMAT)
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 12th 18, 05:22 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 4
Views: 20
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
USB stick that's bootable has TWO names

On Fri, 12 Oct 2018 08:11:25 -0700 (PDT), RayLopez99
wrote:

You know what I mean.

Yes. The "hidden" DOS switch to FDisk /MBR [Master Boot Record];
brackets or inclusions...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 12th 18, 05:02 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 8
Views: 38
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
SSD and sleep mode?

On Fri, 12 Oct 2018 01:09:14 -0700, Mike wrote:

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It's not as much math as theory. There are too many marketing
variables between who's selling exactly what -...- how many...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 12th 18, 07:56 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 10
Views: 39
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
What are your findings with SSDs ?

On Thu, 11 Oct 2018 22:19:41 -0400, Paul
wrote:

I tested my 500GB hard drive and my 256GB SSD on boot times. Neither
is all that impressive, when Tomshardware says

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Most...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 12th 18, 01:51 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 8
Views: 38
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
SSD and sleep mode?

On Thu, 11 Oct 2018 15:36:09 -0700, Mike wrote:

Windows writes the contents of the working memory to the
hard disk each time you switch to sleep mode and back again as soon...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 11th 18, 08:43 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 8
Views: 33
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
How to clone from a current SSD to one previously used as the boot drive?

On Thu, 11 Oct 2018 14:23:53 -0500, Charlie Hoffpauir
wrote:

Actually the clone software (HDClone) never sees the Intel. I looked
at Windows , disk Management and noted that...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 11th 18, 06:53 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 8
Views: 33
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
How to clone from a current SSD to one previously used as the boot drive?

On Thu, 11 Oct 2018 13:04:39 -0400, Flasherly
wrote:

On Thu, 11 Oct 2018 11:04:24 -0500, Charlie Hoffpauir
wrote:

I have an Intel SSD that was my old...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 11th 18, 06:04 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 8
Views: 33
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
How to clone from a current SSD to one previously used as the boot drive?

On Thu, 11 Oct 2018 11:04:24 -0500, Charlie Hoffpauir
wrote:

I have an Intel SSD that was my old boot drive on my system. I cloned
it to a new Samsung SSD with no problems....
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 11th 18, 05:02 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 10
Views: 39
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
What are your findings with SSDs ?

On Wed, 10 Oct 2018 22:22:48 -0400, Flasherly
wrote:

Five years, I suppose, on my oldest 64G Samsung. The two
unitsadditionally are also older than not, relative to newer...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 11th 18, 03:22 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 10
Views: 39
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
What are your findings with SSDs ?

On Wed, 10 Oct 2018 18:29:59 -0700 (PDT),
wrote:

SSDs? ...Think of them as chrome tits: They're loverly.

Dead SSDs... SASMUNG, Crucial, Adata, Intel...Dram or Dramless......
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 10th 18, 10:32 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 29
Views: 47
Posted By Flasherly[_2_]
Windows 10 fails to boot, then it reboots, bizarre self-fix

On Wed, 10 Oct 2018 01:25:00 -0700 (PDT), RayLopez99
wrote:


I decided today to upgrade it back to Windows 10. So I used a USB
hard drive to restore the Macrium image file...
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