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Forum: Storage (alternative) March 24th 21, 03:48 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,comp.sys.ibm.pc.hardware.storage
Replies: 16
Views: 1,179
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
Why is it not letting me extend the partition?

Yousuf Khan wrote:

So one of my oldest SSD's just finally had a bad misfire. One of its
memory cells seems to have gone bad, and it happened to be my boot
drive,...
Forum: Intel July 15th 20, 08:55 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,comp.sys.intel,comp.sys.ibm.pc.hardware.chips
Replies: 91
Views: 11,753
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
Linux founder tells Intel to stop inventing 'magic instructions' and 'start fixing real problems'

Yousuf Khan wrote:

Linus Torvalds' comments came from this article: https://is.gd/6zpZRL

How much did he make off of Linux?
(I will look, but seems like an amusing...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's June 27th 19, 12:28 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 13
Views: 520
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
SATA Crap

T. Ment wrote:

Paul wrote:

A rule of thumb, is not to buy UPS supplies from the "bottom
tier" in the market. We tried that at work, bought around 100 UPS
...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's June 3rd 19, 05:48 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 1
Views: 314
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
huananzhi x99-ad3 mainboard = cheap chinese crap?

wrote:

Huananzhi has been making cheapo "X79" mainboards to utilise used
Xeon CPUs for people wanting to make a poor-man's server with a
new board rather than one pulled...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's April 22nd 19, 05:29 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 33
Views: 748
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
Major upgrade

Paul wrote:

I use my clamp-on DC ammeter on new builds, and the idle power
on CPUs has mysteriously been 13W or so, for a long time. But I
don't own a Haswell, and...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's March 11th 19, 01:09 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 11
Views: 783
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
Chrome blasts XP out of the water when I Exit from it

John B. Smith wrote:

Paul wrote:

Disable hardware acceleration, then retest.

I did notice the hardware accelleration among the Settings on my...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's November 21st 18, 11:12 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 10
Views: 423
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
Bitcoin crash means GPU shortage is over?

Paul wrote:

John Doe wrote:
Paul wrote:
John Doe wrote:

Check out the first minute of this video, it's worth your time...
...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's November 21st 18, 09:35 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 10
Views: 423
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
Bitcoin crash means GPU shortage is over?

Paul wrote:

John Doe wrote:

Check out the first minute of this video, it's worth your time...
https://youtu.be/9LbDtKsdS9w

Must have a pretty good radio in it,...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's November 21st 18, 07:06 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 10
Views: 423
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
Bitcoin crash means GPU shortage is over?

I wrote:
Check out the first minute of this video, it's worth your time...
https://youtu.be/9LbDtKsdS9w

That's just so incredible IMO.
The pilot is using first person view (FPV) but we are...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's November 21st 18, 06:52 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 10
Views: 423
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
Bitcoin crash means GPU shortage is over?

Paul wrote:

John Doe wrote:
Paul wrote:
wrote:

Will Nvidia/AMD be cutting prices?
Have you looked at...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's November 21st 18, 01:44 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 10
Views: 423
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
Bitcoin crash means GPU shortage is over?

Paul wrote:

wrote:

Will Nvidia/AMD be cutting prices?

Have you looked at supply, availability, features ?

What a mess.
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 11th 18, 07:46 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 8
Views: 272
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
How to clone from a current SSD to one previously used as the boot drive?

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. However, since the operating
...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's September 2nd 18, 07:45 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 17
Views: 371
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
idle curiosity - why internal HD rather than external HD

Larc wrote:

Flasherly wrote:
John Doe wrote:

Another interesting innovation is goggles for display....
Forum: Homebuilt PC's August 31st 18, 05:57 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 17
Views: 371
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
idle curiosity - why internal HD rather than external HD

Few people need a 2 TB hard drive.
Like I said... Mostly only those who archive multimedia.

Another interesting innovation is goggles for display.
Goggles that can replace a huge monitor are in the...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's August 30th 18, 06:31 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 17
Views: 371
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
idle curiosity - why internal HD rather than external HD

"Yes" wrote:

Given some recent problems with my pc, I've started daydreaming
about moving all my HDDs (all are SATA) from inside the pc case to
an external...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's May 3rd 18, 09:35 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt,alt.comp.freeware,free.spam
Replies: 73
Views: 1,163
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
[OT]

Regular chink...

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"Mr. Man-wai Chang" toylet.toylet gmail.com wrote:

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From: "Mr....
Forum: Homebuilt PC's May 3rd 18, 09:34 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt,alt.comp.freeware,alt.conspiracy,free.spam
Replies: 73
Views: 1,163
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
Do we need so many mobile phones?

Regular troll...

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"Mr. Man-wai Chang" toylet.toylet gmail.com wrote:

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From: "Mr....
Forum: Homebuilt PC's January 16th 18, 02:14 PM Posted to alt.computer,alt.computer.workshop,alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
Are there any PC monitor goggles or glasses?

[email protected] wrote:

It seems that it would sometimes be convenient if there are
some type of goggles we could hook up to a computer to do
some quick tasks without having to have a monitor,
...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's January 15th 18, 04:04 AM Posted to alt.computer,alt.computer.workshop,alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
Are there any PC monitor goggles or glasses?

Shadow wrote:

PS Don't expect any feedback from our moderator. He never
helps anyone unless he gets a cut, or he can use his reply
as an excuse for STALKING. Notice I didn't name...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 10th 17, 07:15 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt,free.spam
Replies: 1
Views: 125
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
Due to the overwhelming response in Duck****er's defense... :o(

Chronic nym-shifting psychopath troll...

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Fritz Wuehler fritz spamexpire-201710.rodent.frell.theremailer.net wrote:

From: Fritz Wuehler fritz...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 5th 17, 06:29 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 1
Views: 99
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
File Manager... USB Drive (E:)?

Sorry, wrong group, disregard.
Forum: Homebuilt PC's October 5th 17, 06:28 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 1
Views: 99
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
File Manager... USB Drive (E:)?

Windows 10 is by default showing unoccupied USB drive ports now?

Mainly curious. Thanks.
Forum: Homebuilt PC's September 30th 17, 01:03 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 5
Views: 192
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
base clock only 96.6 MHz

wrote:

I was given a dead PC: if you pressed the on button, the
fans just flicked half a turn then stopped. The mainboard
does not have a standby power LED. I changed the...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's September 21st 17, 08:52 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 27
Views: 713
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
Automatic wire strippers!

After a few uses... Not disappointed. Perhaps it is the
perfectionist in me, but I feel relieved to have no more
broken strands of wire, besides being such an easy wire
stripping operation. I do...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's July 26th 17, 05:10 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 31
Views: 561
Posted By John Doe[_9_]
Is there consumer s/w available now that uses multi-core CPUs?

This is my quad core eight thread CPU at about 90% for
several minutes while compressing a file using 7zip. Yes,
even freeware has caught up with multicore CPUs....
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