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Asus ROG, In Win show off practical transforming PC tower at Computex

Question: Asus ROG, In Win show off practical transforming PC tower at Computex

Asus announced a bevy of new products earlier today at Computex but one thing you might have missed is this transforming desktop PC chassis. Crafted with help from In Win, this unique convertible case from Asus' ROG division takes the...

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I recommend downloading and running Reimage. It's a computer repair tool that has been proven to identify and fix many Windows problems with a high level of success.

I've used it in the past to identify and fix everything from blue screens (BSOD's), ActiveX errors, corrupt files and processes, dll/exe/sys errors, recover lost memory, Windows update problems, defragging, malware removal etc.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloadreimage.com/download.php. (This link will automatically start a download of Reimage that you can save to your computer.)

Answer: Asus ROG, In Win show off practical transforming PC tower at Computex

"Practical" is debatable.

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The ROG Zephyrus delivers next-generation gaming experience for the enthusiast gamer. Built with Windows 10, these devices arrive equipped with the Xbox app and Direct X12, can take advantage of Xbox Play Anywhere and have Cortana* ? your digital personal assistant who can help you complete tasks, set reminders and more ? and comprehensive security with Windows Defender built-in.

Powered by the latest Intel Core i7 processor, the ROG Zephyrus gives you the gaming performance you need while also providing portability. It also has the highest NVIDIA GeForce GTX graphics (GTX 1080) for supreme visuals and is VR Ready.

The ROG Zephyrus has enhanced keyboard features with a new type of trackpad located to the right of the keyboard for ideal gaming usage that doubles as a numeric keypad. The keyboard also has a new feature called ROG Aura that lets you customize dynamic light effects on the WASD and QWER key groups as well as the entire keyboard for customized gaming. It features ultra-slim and portable design at 0.7 inches thick and 4.85 lbs, and has special hinge design that increases air flow to cool and stable gaming marathon sessions.

The ASUS ROG Zephyrus features Sonic Studio II, an audio suite that offers 6 audio controls: Reverb, Bass Boost, Equalizer, Voice Clarity, Smart EQ (Smart Volume) and Surround. Surround is dedicated for 2-channel headset and offers one of the best virtual surround technologies for gaming.

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Answer:Computex 2017: ASUS unveils new ROG Zephyrus for gaming, powered by Windows 10

Very nice I must say.
 

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Today at Computex, ASUS introduced a stunning line-up of thin and light ZenBook and VivoBook laptops powered by Windows 10 built to boost productivity and give you the best-ever computing experience. The new laptop line-up lights up some of the best of Windows 10 ? including your digital personal assistant Cortana*, Windows Hello for fast and secure login, Windows Ink for drawing in the Photos app or adding notes to your map, comprehensive protection with Windows Defender and more.

Let?s take a look at these devices:

ZenBook Flip S (UX370) with Windows 10
ASUS ZenBook Flip S combines sophistication with the convenience and versatility of a 360° display at only 10.9 mm thin and 1.1 kg light.
Up to a 7th Generation i7-7500U processor and an ultrafast 1TB PCIe SSD to allow you to sail through everyday computing tasks with ease.
New cooling system using state-of-the-art components including a liquid-crystal-polymer fan impeller that?s just 0.3 mm thin.
The up to 4K UHD multitouch NanoEdge display on ZenBook Flip S supports an active stylus, combining an amazing visual experience with the convenience of effortless and intuitive interactivity.
Fingerprint sensor for instant one-touch login via Windows Hello in either laptop or tablet mode

Pricing and Availability: ASUS ZenBook Flip S starts from USD$1,099, and will be available this summer

ZenBook Pro (UX550) with Windows 10
ASUS ZenBook Pro is the thinnest, lightest and most powerful ZenBook Pro ever, offering a w... Read more

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Have anyone install an ASUS R7 360 on a HP Z240 Tower?The model is: R7360-OC-2GD5-V2 There is no compatibility problems with the motherboard?Thanks!













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Answer:ASUS R7 360 on HP Z240 Tower

HI. For the type of socket 1151 / Intel® C236, if it is compatible, always to have in accounts is the form factor and dimensions of graphics, as bios uefi can prevent the operation and change it to inherited bios is a drawback in the HP board, Such as the PSU that is recommended at least 450 W. Graphics:2D professional:NVIDIA® NVS ? 310 (1GB)NVIDIA® NVS ? 315 (1GB)NVIDIA® NVS ? 510 (2GB) 3D Basic Range:AMD FirePro ? W2100 (2 GB)NVIDIA® Quadro® K420 (2 GB)NVIDIA® Quadro® K620 (2GB) 3D mid-range:NVIDIA® Quadro® K2200 (4GB)NVIDIA® Quadro® K1200 (4GB)AMD FirePro ? W5100 (4GB)AMD FirePro ? W4300 (4GB) High tech 3D:AMD FirePro ? W7100 (8GB)NVIDIA® Quadro® M4000 (8GB)NVIDIA® Quadro® M5000 (8GB) https://pcpartpicker.com/products/compare/TNGj4D,qH2rxr/ http://www8.hp.com/es/es/products/workstations/product-detail.html?oid=8354563#!tab=specs Regards.   

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I was just wondering if it's possible to transform a picture that has only text in it with a black background, to one that is the same text, but without the background. Is their a imaging program that will do this? if so please tell me the name and the steps to take, thanks!
 

Answer:Transforming a picture

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Hi,my name is Mike.I notice that the weather icon with the ballons is not working now. It used to change with my local weather. I'm using aol 9.0. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks !

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Question: Transforming fonts

Dear All hi!
I've got an old Greek text keyed in Magenta Garamont Greek and I wish to transform it into Times New Roman (the usual font used everywhere). When I select the text and apply the Times New Roman font the Greek text is transformed into various gibberish characters.

Could anybody help and inform me if there is a way that I could transform the Magenta Garamont text into Times New Roman without getting that gibberish?

I am attaching the font and a .doc sample of the Magenta and gibberish texts in a zipped file.

Thanks in advance and many seasons greetings.

Cheers.
D.
 

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Computex 2010: Dual GPU GTX 470 Videocard Spotted - HotHardware

This should be interesting....

Answer:Dual GPU Fermi at Computex

No need to SLI that one, I guess.

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I normally use the program Format Factory to convert movies or videos and rmvb wmv to avi but often they are not supported by DVS. The problem is with the program or are the videos that give same error?

by: infotarde1
 

Answer:Error transforming videos

Most likely the videos are not in a format or using a codec not supported by the software that you are using. It could be a file issue, but if the files are playable, it's not likely.
 

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I've been wondering, since the xbox uses the same archecture as the PC, and since I have an old PC sitting around, how hard would it be to make it think it were an xbox? I've heard that you can't simply use a regular dvd-rom drive because the xbox reads the disc backwards, but I also know that the xbox uses a standard IDE bus and a custom power port. I'm pretty sure I could write a bootloader to run the xbox dashboard and firmware so that it could be tricked into being an xbox, however, wouldn't it detect that My hard drive is a 20GB standard drive instead of an xbox drive? If so would I need to get an xbox hard drive too? And yet another question - the motherboard and cpu. Would it detect that I have an ATX motherboard and a Pentium III @ 800MHz? Instead of a custom mobo and a celeron 733. I have exactly 64MB of RAM so I don't expect any problems from that end which is good. And yet another question - how would I plug in the controller? Are there adapters that I can buy for that? And what if I ever want to use a memory card? I suspect that the controller for the xbox is on an usb bus, and probably the memory also. And could I use my ethernet port to transfer files to and from my computer? I'm not interested in hacking the 'xbox' or copying games or anything. Just another gaming console made from a useless PC. And would the graphics card even be compatible with the xbox firmware? Thanks in advance ;-)

Answer:transforming a dead PC into an xbox

Wow, nice project.I don't think it would work though.However, if you can write the bootloader, I guess you could trick the "Xbox" into using a standard drive,motherboard and P-3.The controller interface is just a modified USB port.I'm not sure about anything else but I'll keep watching, this is a really interesting project whether it works or not.

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probably it's a satellite radius 14?

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i did erasing the $RECYCLE.BIN and it gets transformed to a number then I erased that, again and the number is trnsformed on to another number, I didit several times and it is transformed again, until I eliminate that with the unlocker utility, then it is send to a Recycler (but I did configurate the  Recycle to "Don't move files to the Recycle Bin,,,bla bla"), Also I did the elimination of "System Volume Information" with utilities to unlock that fille, taking the propertiy of it, ann unlock the data hanging un it then I could erase it, So i erase again the $RECYCLE.BIN an I can erase it. If I reboolt
and things are coming back okey. Then after some time, doing work, I do try again about the $RECYCLE.BIN erasing it and start doing again the conversion to numbers.
How could I get rid of that behaivior?

Answer:Why erasing $RECYCLE.BIN does transforming on to a number?

May i ask why you are deleting the $RECYCLE.BIN folder and messing around with  "System Volume Information" folder.

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AMD talking about the RX480 (link below). I figured they wouldn't be matching 1080 performance and would be focusing on their pricing versus the competition. $199 U.S. for a RX480. You gotta love the comment they got from Marty Stratton (ID software - Doom developer):

"You are not going to need a $700 video card to enjoy Doom at fantastic frame rates". Then back to AMD for benchmarks of two 480's (<$500) compared to a $700 1080.

I'm no fan boy of either company. I've had both, no issues. Critical for pricing is competition so I hope both Nvidia and AMD do well. Just nice to see more than a number of us consumers take a shot at that $700 U.S. "Founders Edition REFERENCE" card pricing.

AMD Radeon RX480 with Polaris Architecture Graphics Card At Computex 2016 - YouTube

Answer:Polaris Introduction at Computex 2016

AMD have always been more reasonable with their pricing. With better implementation of Dx12 it should be a real killer. It's pity that game developers are so one sided when it comes to making games, some work better on ATI/AMD, some better with Nvidia. You practically have to get one of each to be able to run every game with same performance.

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I heard Lumia 840 is somewhere close and I want to know if is there any chance to see it at Computex or anytime soon.

Answer:Is there any chance to see a new Microsoft Lumia at Computex?

My Taro cards tell me that it probably won't happen but my Taro cards are really unreliable.

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I don't quite understand what WMC (Window Media Center) is. Most say that it is a version of XP or something. I want to have WMC so that I can plya the videos and TV from my comptuer and play it on my Xbox 360. Is it possible for me just to wipe my hard drive, get the software for the WMC, and hope it works? I need to know where to get just the software/hardware if this is the thing. Is there any other possiblity to put videos on Xbox 360? They were really lame and didn't let videos play through your Windows Media Connect, or even let it work from a CD-RW that you have downloaded the disks onto!

Derek

Answer:Transforming XP to Windows Media Center

WMC is win xp with what appears to be a seperate media center built in. Because the system files are different it is considered to be a new operating system, so you can't use an xp disk to work on an WMC machine and vice versa.

I have it on my machine but don't use it often for no particular reason other than I've never gotten around to setting everything up. Using XPmc is exactly like xp. You'd never know the media center is there until you click a button and it opens up. Then you have all the software support to do just about anything you would want without going to 3rd party vendors. It supports multiple tv tuner cards, hdtv, picture in picture. You can burn dvd's, make and edit movies, digital photography, just about everything you could think of.

It includes the remote control and can be used rite out of the box for the software functions and then add tv tuners and such whenever you choose. The system requirements are the same as xp so you can wipe your disk and it will work.

I know nothing about xbox, other than having seen numerous posts in which people are including their xbox in their networks, wired and wireless.

Don't quote me on this, but I believe it was MS's intention not to release a retail version of WMC, however OEM versions are available and OEM's are the same as retails for all intents and purposes. Hope this helps.

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AMD talking about the RX480 (link below). I figured they wouldn't be matching 1080 performance and would be focusing on their pricing versus the competition. $199 U.S. for a RX480. You gotta love the comment they got from Marty Stratton (ID software - Doom developer):

"You are not going to need a $700 video card to enjoy Doom at fantastic frame rates". Then back to AMD for benchmarks of two 480's (<$500) compared to a $700 1080.

I'm no fan boy of either company. I've had both, no issues. Critical for pricing is competition so I hope both Nvidia and AMD do well. Just nice to see more than a number of us consumers take a shot at that $700 U.S. "Founders Edition REFERENCE" card pricing.

AMD Radeon RX480 with Polaris Architecture Graphics Card At Computex 2016 - YouTube

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Calling for all IT Pros to join Microsoft in the Transforming the Datacenter Roadshows happening in Mumbai and Pune in August 2014, to learn ‪‎Cloud OS‬, ‎Windows Server, ‎SQL Server‬ and ‪System Center‬.
During this event, you’ll learn many features of Cloud and Datacenter management including:
•Computing with Cloud OS
•Windows Server 2012 R2
•Still with Windows Server 2003? Migrate it!
•Virtualization and Cloud Backup
•System Center in Datacenter Management

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Hello,

I am currently trying to clean a file containing a collection of tables. Basically, I want to keep only selected parts of those tables, and clean up the mess.

For the moment, the excel file looks like this : (see attached sample file)
- The file is a collection of independent tables
- The independent tables are torn apart multiple isolated tables. Each independent table is preceded by a cell starting by "segment [name of the segment]". Sometimes, this identifier is separated between different cells, but it is always on one line, and it is the only thing on this line.
- inside each independent table, there are many unwanted items, and the number of rows is not constant for each item, and sometimes an item may be separated between two isolated tables.

I would like it to look like this : (see attached transformed sample table)
Basically, regroup the mutltiple isolated tables into one table, keep the identifier of this independent table (keep the row corresponding to "segment [name of the segment]"), and only keep the rows corresponding to one particular operation in column B ("Séchage (02)").

I have started to do it by hand, but I think it should be possible to do it much faster with some kind of macro. Would any of you be able to help me ?
Thanks a lot !
 

Answer:Excel : intelligently cleaning and transforming a table

Try this, the data is so unstructered that it might not work for all formats, but does for the ones that you supplied.
At most you may lose a Table Heading or 2.
You may have to adjust the for/next loop count to accomodate all of your data as you have not indicated how much there is.
 

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I'm currently working on creating shapes which are layered over the top of a shot of vehicles moving along a road. What I want to be able to do is have a path shape which moves across and appears to be attached to the windscreen of a few vehicles, but of course this requires it to change shape because of the nature of the shot, where the vehicles go out of shot.

I have managed to move the path shape across the screen using position keyframes but I cannot work out a way for it to save it's current state in one instance and then follow the windscreen, animating into the final shape as it goes.

I am sorry if this doesn't appear totally clear - I have only started working with After Effects and this is obviously my first project (albeit maybe an ambitious one!).
 

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I just upgraded my mobo from Asus P5AD2 Premium (died) to ASUS P5B Premium Vista.
When I booted up, it shows I have 3 SATA hard drives. On my old system 2 of those drives were in a RAID 0 format. Now, it doesn't seem to recognize the RAID configuration and I can't boot up. I installed Vista on the 3rd drive and got it working so I could get back online to get help. My old System (the Raid drives) are Windows XP.
There was a couple of ways to configure RAID when I first set it up. One was Intel and the other was Silicon Image. I believe I used the Silicon Image version but am not sure.
Is there a way to tell which way I set it up?
My new board has an Intel ICH8R Southbridge RAID controller and it seems to be set up ok when I look in device manager but when I bring up the RAID configuration in BIOS it warns me that all information will be lost and I don't want to lose everything on my hard-drive.
How can I boot up my new motherboard but use my old RAID configuration. At least, long enough to back it up.
I hope I've explained my problem so you can understand. I'm not a computer guru.. lol
Thanks for any help.
Cal
 

Answer:Can't get RAID to show on new ASUS mobo

I am not a raid expert but I am fairly sure you will have to rebuild the Raid Array as it wont recognise the new mobo.
You probably don't want to here this now but this is why we stress the importance of backup here
 

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From Tom's Hardware Guide:


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MSI displayed at Computex an ATI X800XT-based graphics card that integrates an AGP as well as a PCI Express interface. The X800XT chip commonly offers native PCI Express support only, but an added AGP bridge on the backside of the board, makes the "RX800 Series / Geminium VIII" an interesting solution for users who want to stick with AGP for now and upgrade to PCI Express sometime in the future.

MSI's card can also be used in a dual-graphics tandem, if users choose to upgrade to an ATI RD400/RD480 motherboard a Radeon X800 master card. (THG)






http://www.tomshardware.com/hardnews...31_114728.html

Answer:Computex: MSI shows X800XT board with AGP and PCIe interfaces

Just for marketing. People will think it's cool, then people will buy it.

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It's a Windows 10 Asus G75V... Uses Navida and The republic of gamers thing... I got it from my mom and she said she got extra stuff put in it... it has 8 GRam and around a Terrabyte of memory... After playing games on it for nearly 2 years I noticed it got a little slow... Allso my dad used it a lot for work and has a lot .x3. of stuff on it lol... and I wanted to factory reset it just to make it faster and get his junk of it.. I tried to do the f9 on startup and nothing happend... I did the shift reset thing and it didn't show reset your PC on it... and in the settings it doesn't even have the reset/restore option..Plz don't tell me there is no need to reset it... because I really would like to and I need help doing so...

Answer:My Asus won't show the factory restore option..

Try this:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wR0...Always pop back and let us know the outcome - thanks

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Hello,

I bought an xps 15 9560 ( used one ) , and i am surprised that checking system property its showing ASUS instead of DELL . But when check dxdiag command output it show the right manufacturer DELL and the right model XPS 9560 , also when i connect to dell support website and try "Detect product" option it shows the right model with the right service Tag and Express service code .
Also after the first update i did for windows , now windows showing that it will expire end of Month.
Kindly have a look at the belox screen shot.
your help is appreciated
Thanks in advance

<Service tag removed>
 

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This morning, when I was turning on my computer. (My computer is a Windows 7 64-bit, and the model is an ASUS CM5571) the ASUS logo did not appear in the beginning, however the rest of my computer turned on like normally. Whenever I usually turn on my computer, the first screen I see is this:

(Please note, this is not a photo I took, but rather found on google that is the same opening mine has)

However this morning, this logo did not appear this morning and I don't know if I should trying turning off or restarting my computer incase it was just a one time occurrence or if something's wrong. As I've said, nothing else was wrong and everything is running just fine on my computer, but this sort of bugged me and it's been one of a few quirky moments that has been happening this past months on my computer with a string of one time occurrences as well.

If anyone could off input on what I should do or what was the case of this, it would be greatly appreciated.

Answer:My ASUS booting screen does not show on startup

Boot into BIOS setup by tapping Delete, see if Quick Boot or something similar has been enabled.

Otherwise you can set BIOS to defaults after taking note of SATA controller setting and BIOS BOot order priority (you can change it to what you want, HD first is probably best).

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Available in both 13.3-inch and 15-inch, this powerful and versatile PC offers an embedded S Pen, a 360-degree touchscreen display, fast charging capabilities, an exceptional digital canvas for writing and drawing with Windows Ink, and the option to login quickly and securely with facial recognition using Windows Hello.

Built-in S Pen
The Notebook 9 Pro has a built-in S Pen to allow for a precise and natural experience. With a 0.7mm tip, it can detect more than 4,000 levels of pressure. The S Pen, combined with the touchscreen, allows you to draw in the Photos app or add notes to your map with Windows Ink, or highlight and markup webpages in Microsoft Edge,

Immersive display
With a 360-degree touchscreen display, this PC has incredible viewing angles and can be rotated to use in both notebook and tablet mode with ease; your apps will scale smoothly for easy navigation with Tablet Mode in Windows 10. The Notebook 9 Pro also has one of the most premium viewing experiences with a Full-HD touch screen equipped with RealView Display. It delivers professional grade color accuracy and brightness to enjoy immersive photography, movies and graphics at their best. The wide viewing angle on the Notebook 9 Pro provides viewing clarity for up to 178 degrees for clear pictures and text from any angle.

Powerful, ultra-fast performance
Driven by an ultra-fast 7th Generation Intel® Core i7 processor, the sleek Notebook 9 Pro makes it possible to work, create, and browse all at onc... Read more

Answer:Computex 2017: Samsung introduces the new Notebook 9 Pro powered by Windows 10

Not into buying pre-fab machines, but I have to admit this looks good
 

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Hi guys, well I have an acer extensa 7620 and I bought a game, that when I tried to play it said that I was lacking the ability to have hardware transforming and lighting support when I clearly looked up my video card and it said that I did on wikipedia can anyone help me solve this problem I want to play this game!

Answer:Video card lacking hardware transforming and lighting support

Laptop with Intel integrated graphics right?
Go here see if the game is on the list and see what it says> http://www.systemrequirementslab.com/referrer/srtest

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As is typically the case at huge trade shows, major companies don't always show everything they have on the show floor. Such was the case with Nvidia during Computex last week where select guests were invited to check out a...

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Answer:Here's the DX12 'Mech Ti' demo that Nvidia showed off behind closed doors at Computex

World leaders in screen tearing demonstrations! Seriously with today's available tech wtf is this...
 

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Hi,

I have a PC with an ASUS Maximus IV Extreme-Z mainboard which has 3 ports for optional temperature sensors. I have connected all sensors and can see the temperatures in the EFI BIOS. But how can I display the current temperature while Windows is running?
I tried some Tools (HWMonitor and CoreTemp) but they just show the other sensors. I can't see the temperatures of the optional sensors.

Is there any tool to show the temperature?

Answer:Show temperature of ASUS Maximus IV Extreme-Z optional sensors

HWiNFO, HWiNFO32 & HWiNFO64 - Hardware Information and Analysis Tools

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Available starting today on Dell.com and at retailers in China including JD.com, and worldwide in the coming weeks, Dell?s new lineup includes the Inspiron 27 7000 AIO, the Inspiron 24 5000 AIO and the new Inspiron Gaming Desktop ? the first gaming desktop to join Dell?s expanding Inspiron Gaming line-up.

Built with Windows 10, these devices arrive equipped with the Xbox app and Direct X12, and can take advantage of Xbox Play Anywhere and have your personal digital assistant Cortana* and comprehensive security with Windows Defender built-in. Let?s take a closer look at these devices:

Inspiron Gaming doubles down with first-ever gaming desktop
Dell announced today its first-ever Inspiron Gaming desktop with Windows 10, built for gamers seeking a competitive advantage at an affordable price. The new Inspiron Gaming desktop sports the latest AMD multicore Ryzen processors featuring SenseMI, which optimizes power consumption, task routing and clock speeds to deliver exceptional responsiveness and performance whether it?s gaming, Virtual Reality or streaming.

Features of the Inspiron Gaming Desktop include:
Gaming-focused design touches with functional venting, thermally-optimized airflow routing, available Polar Blue LED Illumination, and easy component access
Power supply options up to 850 watts for supporting dual discrete graphics
Ready for VR configurations that support HTC and Oculus
High-performance discrete graphics card options including NVIDIA® GeForc... Read more

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hi, I am going to upgrade my graphic card to ATI 5770 so I need a new power supply which has power about 550--600 watt. But the most frustrating problem is that I failed to find a proper power supply with the correct dimension.
I have an HP pavilion e9300 which uses a very wired power supply tower-150mm(W) 86(H) 140(D). But so far all the PSUs I found is the standard size --150mm(W) 86(H) 150(D) which cannot fit in my setup.

So could any PC God give me some suggestion, please??
Is any PSU with the size of my tower or can I just simply install a bigger PSU which can still successfully power up the comptuer?

Thx in adance.
 

Answer:Power supply bigger than the tower - frustrated by HP PSU tower

If the power supply will physically fit your case, it should work fine with your computer. Will the extra 10mm interfere internally with anything inside the PC?
 

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Both of them use Q270 Chipset.
The only different I found is 7050 has a PCI slot.
Is there any other difference?
Thank you!

Answer:What's the diffrerent between Optiplex 5050 tower and 7050 tower?

finnce,Below are the options for the Optiplex 7050 and the Optiplex 5050System Spec Options for the Optiplex 7050 TowerProcessor•6th Generation Intel Core i7-6700 (QC/8MB/8T/3.4GHz/65W)•6th Generation Intel Core i5-6600 (QC/6MB/4T/3.3GHz/65W)•6th Generation Intel Core i5-6500 (QC/6MB/4T/3.2GHz/65W)•6th Generation Intel Core i3-6100 (DC/3MB/4T/3.7GHz/65W)•7th Generation Intel Core i7-7700 (QC/8MB/8T/3.6GHz/65W)•7th Generation Intel Core i5-7600 (QC/6MB/4T/3.5GHz/65W)•7th Generation Intel Core i5-7500 (QC/6MB/4T/3.4GHz/65W)•7th Generation Intel Core i3-7100 (DC/3MB/4T/3.9GHz/65W)Intel Q270 ChipsetGraphic•Intel HD 630 Graphics [with 7th Generation Core i3/i5/i7 CPU-GPU combo]•Intel HD 530 [with 6th Generation Core i3/i5/i7 CPU-GPU combo]•Intel HD 630 Graphics [with 7th Generation Core i3/i5/i7 CPU-GPU combo]•Intel HD 530 [with 6th Generation Core i3/i5/i7 CPU-GPU combo]Discrete GraphicsDiscrete:•AMD Radeon R5 430, 1 GB•AMD Radeon R5 430, 2 GB•AMD Radeon R7 450, 4 GBMemoryType: DDR4 DRAM Non-ECC•4 DDR4 slot•4 GB, 8GB , and 16 GB DIMMsNOTE: If this product is purchased with Intel 6th Gen CPUs or 7th Gen Celeron dual core CPU, the maximum MHz this product can achieve is 2133, though the memory material used is 2400 MHz.Networking•Integrated: Intel i219-LM Gigabit Ethernet LAN 10/100/1000 (Remote Wake Up, PXE and support)•Intel Dual-Band Wireless-AC 8265 Wi-Fi + BT 4.2 Wireless Card (2x2),... Read more

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Ahead of Computex, Acer announced new Windows 10 devices for gaming and productivity on-the-go with the new Nitro 5 notebook line for casual gamers and the lightweight Spin 1 for flexible computing and sleek design, all powered by Windows 10. Here?s a closer look at these devices:

Acer debuts all-new Nitro 5 notebook line with Windows 10 for casual gaming
First from the new Acer Nitro family, the Nitro 5 series with Windows 10 provides a balance of powerful features with a sharp and stylish design, as well as a variety of configurations that feature popular graphics and processors to provide a wide selection that meets different budgets and needs.
With Windows 10, these devices also have your personal digital assistant, Cortana*, built-in, are equipped with the Xbox app and Direct X12 and can take advantage of Xbox Play Anywhere.

You can choose from models featuring up to NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti graphics with 7th Generation Intel Core processors or AMD Radeon RX550 graphics with 7th Generation AMD A-series processors. Dual fans with Acer Coolboost technology deliver heightened fan speeds and cooling ability, and allows you to manually control the cooling process when heavy use requires an added boost. Ideal for accelerating boot-up time and shortening in-game loading times, select models come equipped with super-fast PCIe SSDs (up to 512GB) paired with an optional HDD for storage (up to 2TB).

Features of the Nitro 5 series include:
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Answer:Computex 2017: Acer announces Spin 1 notebook and Nitro 5 gaming line with Windows 10

I would like to see the specs for the Acer "Gaming" line, Maybe it's just me but
the terms "Gaming PC" & "Gaming Laptop" are thrown around loosely these days.
Great share Bot
 

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I need to retrieve some old info from my old tower. Is it possible to hook the old tower to the new one and use it as a big memory bank? And if so, how do I do it?
 

Answer:Hooking old tower to new tower to retrieve old programs

This TCP/IP Home Networking and File Sharing Tutorial should get you started.
 

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20.5" Tower:
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...-JB&CatId=1520

26.4" Full-tower:
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...B-F&CatId=1510

They're not the one i want to get, as they're not bundled, tehe.
As you can see, the tower has a side window, but the full-tower does not, however. The full-tower looks more impressive because of it's size (26" over 20"). I don't lan that much, as i scratch my original case and plan on getting a newer case. For lan, i plan on getting a gaming laptop. Please explain why you would choose one over the other, vice versa.

Answer:What case would you prefer? A tower or Full-tower?

Full tower, because you have more room to work with.

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I have an old AT case & a desire to swap my tower to a desktop format. Is it practicle to change it over to ATX format? My mobo is 'midi' form & just looking, it may fit, although the ports dont alighn & power switch is obviously needs fetling. I want it to stand with my video, & will require painting anyway. Is it worth the messing or can anyone suggest where a apropriate cheap case is available?

Answer:Practical not just possible.

Hi Stowit. Nothing is impossible if you're prepared to work on the problem long enough, but I doubt that it is really worth the effort. You would probably do better to get an old desktop AT computer and use the case from that than to try modifying an ATX case, and even then you might have to do some mods.

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I have about 6 old 500 mhz or so celerons laying around. I would not think about installing any windows version newer than 98se on them, which i wouldnt, so here is my dilemma... I want to use them for something other than a firewall, router, etc.

Does anyone think that i could get any use out of them by installing a lightweight distro on them w/ openoffice, firefox etc, and donating them to charity or a school? Of course the easiest window manager for people to grasp would be kde or gnome, but both are too resource hungry for my tastes, espeacially in this scenario. I was thinking about fedora w/ fluxbox.

This is all just brainstorming at this point. I would like to know if anyone else has some suggestions that may be better.

Thanks
 

Answer:Practical uses for old machines ?

you'd be surprised how well XP can run on old machines once you turn the fluff off.

also, 256mb or more of ram helps alot.

any school that you donate it to is just gonna ghost their standard XP image onto it anyway.
 

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Question: MySQL Practical ?

MySQL...
The World's Most Popular Open Source Database...
I just started to learn MySQL. I am really interested with it...
My friends are say's don't waste your time with this kind of things... If you are interested, just go for Microsoft SQL Server / Oracle.... What's your suggestion guys...? I thing our forum also based on MySQL right Mr. Admin ?

Thanks...
Yasir.
 

Answer:MySQL Practical ?

I'm interested in the answer to this as well....
 

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A relative is bringing me a PC package to put together. Old case and optical drives. The new parts are MSI K7N2 Delta -L MoBo, XP3000 CPU FSB400, 2 x 512Mgb PC3200 RAM, main drive Maxtor 133 ATA 80Gig 8Mgb cache, slave Maxtor 133 80Gig 2Mgb cache. No backup so it will be a clean install of his XP Home and apps. Is this practical and also is the Micro$oft patch on the FEB 2004 Free security disk or will I have to download it before putting on AVG then SP2. He did not seek any advice before buying from local PC shop. I can get his old 20Gig drive with OS and some personal stuff but he removed most apps.TIA as my brain cell is not what it was

Answer:Is this a practical PC package

"clean install of his XP Home and apps" If all goes well with the hardware and your clean install of XP with out "connection" to the internet.I would prepare all security patches for explorer and antivirus plus the likes of Ad-Aware,spybot s&d and spywareblaster,stinger etc.etc with downloads to a cd-r/rw for installation before hand.Then go for the Windows updates which would be WinXP sp2.You want to run the basic xp home with security for a while to make sure the basics are running well.Avoid the stuff it all in at the same time if poss,build it up.Have not had time to check over your hardware items to see if the are compatible,but they appear standard and iam sure youve checked the case and motherboard for compatibility.Also the PSU it will have.

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Question: Practical Jokes

Does anyone know of any practical joke programs for the computer that go over the internet and work on XP? The Idea is my friend and I want to play a joke on his sisters. Someway to where you can do some stuff ya know like eject CD drive, make a program come up, etc. The plan was to use www.cronosoft.com's Total Control program one night when he came over but it doesnt work on XP.... Anyhelp would be great.

-Jar
 

Answer:Practical Jokes

Total control, as the web sites says has limits on how much it can do, so it can only be used for a prank. Most programs for this that are legit, require the person to log on to the program and consent for you to have access. The ones that don't are viruses. This is not a good idea because someone else might find these back-door programs on the system through a port scan, his sisters are in trouble. If you want to know exactly how to do this read my Private message
 

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Feature-Overview...>> Premium
Download-Limit.....>> No Limits

Feature-Overview...>> FREE
Download-Limit.....>> Limited ...NOT NOW!

Rapidshare limits each user to a certain amount of downloading per day based on the users IP address.
Therefore by changing your IP address simply means...
>> avoiding massive COUNTDOWNS telling how long you'll have to wait to renew download link.
If you have 10-20 parts of 100MB to download from RapidShare, it will give you more than 60secs to wait!

// for now, you must make a copy of your IP address
// if you don't know your IP visit http://www.whatismyip.com/
// so, how do you change your IP address?

1.)
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// clear your browser cookies.
// run COMMAND PROMPT
start >> run >> cmd.exe
// Run this command
ipconfig /release
// ...wait for atleast a minute, then
ipconfig /renew
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or...

2.)
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// clear your browser cookies.
// run COMMAND PROMPT
start >> run >> cmd.exe
// Run the following simple command
ipconfig /release
// Shutdown your PC and UNPLUG everything including your cable/dsl modem and wait for atleast a minute.
// boot your machine and your winXP will automatically RENEW your IP
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//hopefully, these will result in an IP change!
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Answer:[email protected]#$ Rapidshare the PRACTICAL WAY! [email protected]#$

I'm sure that would be against the rules and ToCs with rapid share.
 

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let's face it. we all don't have enough doe for an X850 post what you think about the semi buget cards below. Gaming benchmarks and stuff.

ATI 9200
ATI 9600
ATI X300
ATI X600
NV GF 5200
NV GF 5500
 

Answer:Practical Vid Cards

semi budget i would say nvidia 6600gt, its just under 200$ at newegg
 

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hey all, it's been awhile since I've logged on, over a year infact.

anyways, onto my question, I'm considering building a daul CPU machine, but I want to know if there is any practical application for one. I've heard that they are good for video/photo editing, but that's about all I've heard.

Please enlighten me.
 

Answer:practical application

Well, with a dual cpu you can configure your machine to let one cpu handle your application and one to handle the background services. That is why macs tend to be better then pc's for working with photoshop etc cos at least with the G5 there's a dual cpu setup (I dunno about the G4).

Btw - you might wanna look into the Asus P4c800E-Deluxe mobo. It virtually uses a dual cpu setup with only one cpu and works a treat for me. Of course with my setup my system is sometimes as slow as a 1.5ghz machine, but thats only when Im running a lot of services
 

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Question: A Practical Joke

My mom has recently become completely addicted to Farmville on Facebook. I want to know if there is a way to deny her access to the game via my router/network setup. I have a Linksys WRT45G with DD-WRT firmware, 2 computers and an Xbox 360 on my home network. I just wanna play a lil joke on her for a day or so. I don't want to completely block facebook, because i don't want her suspicious. I tried to setup an internet policy blocking apps.facebook.com/onthefarm but it didn't work the way i wanted it to. Any ideas?
 

Answer:A Practical Joke

http://www.opendns.com/ ftw !
 

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I have so many problems with Win 10 that I want to change back to Win 7. Is it practical to do a clean install of Win 7 after previously migrating all my programs to Win 10? Will I just have to go back to Win 10 in the future?

Answer:Is It Practical To Switch Back To Win 7?

Hi, Sorry to hear of your difficulties. Your PC isn't compatible with Win 10 according to this list
Windows 10 - Which model supports upgrade to Windows 10?

- I couldn't quickly find one for the USA so you could check that as it could be a US only model.

If you had been using disk imaging, you could simply have restored images created before you upgraded in a couple of hours- maybe less.

Yes, you can clean install Win 7: I would suggest you use disk imaging to image what you have now so that you have a full backup which allows you to retrieve almost anything you forgot to back up any other way.

Nothing will force you to upgrade to Win 10, and you can reinstall that or restore your disk images any time you like.

Creating disk images lets you restore Windows and all your disks and partitions to a previous working state, quickly and probably without technical help.

You can recover from:
- a failed disk drive (restore to a new one)
- ransomware (which encrypts your disk)
- user error
- unrecoverable problems from failed updates to problem programs
- unbootable PC (hardware faults aside)

Images also act as a full backup- you can extract files too.

You can even use images to help you move more easily and quickly to a new PC.

Imaging can even help you sleep at night knowing you have a second chance.

Many here recommend Macrium Reflect (free) as a good robust solution and more reliable than some others. It?s
- more feature rich
- more flexible
- more reliable
than Windo... Read more

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My pc is running out of power - or more precisely I am running ever increasingly more powerful video editing software - so I need to acquire more power.

8 years ago I built the system - and it still works just as perfectly as the day it was built. All I really need is more/faster memory and a faster more powerful processor.

I am thinking - can I replace motherboard processor and memory - and continue to use GPU card case PSU keyboard mouse 2xscreens speakers HDs etc?

It would be lovely to think that replacing only those items that it would all power up and continue running W7 as though nothing had happened, but I do accept that a W7 rebuild may be necessary (it lives on its own partition so that's not too much of an issue).

In time screens HDs spkrs etc may be replaced but the motherboard is the heart of the system so hence the title. I may also upgrade to 64bit but undecided atm.


Any thoughts out there? False economy? Compatability issues? Driver issues?

Answer:Is PC heart replacement practical?

You can definitely upgrade the motherboard, CPU and RAM and still use other, older components. Unless your video card has a PCI bus interface (which I doubt), you should be fine.

Keep in mind though that if you change the motherboard you will need to reactivate Windows. This is fine if you have a retail copy, but if you have an OEM version you may not be able to reactivate it. At least without a phone call to Microsoft. Even then, they may not allow you to reactivate Windows 7. Hopefully, you have a retail copy of Windows 7.

And if you change motherboards, and reinstall of Win 7 is the suggested thing to do. Sometimes you can get away with just updating the drivers and are good to go, but little gremlins can sneak in. I've always found it best to reinstall. If you reinstall, definitely upgrade to 64 bits.

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Someone is using my computer when I am not around, and while I'm "ok" with that, I'd like to do a little tormenting so they ask me permission first.

To that end, I'd like practical joke ideas. I used to have a program that would move windows away from the mouse, and if I could find that again I'd be thrilled. But anything else would do, from hi to low tech. Obviously I do not want to damage my computer, nor do I wish to comprimise the privacy of the person in question.

Thanks all.
 

Answer:Windows XP Practical jokes

change wallpaper to &#9829;&#9829;&#9829;&#9829;&#9829;&#9829;.
 

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I am looking for a practical (and clever) security idea for a slightly unusual configuration.

I will shortly be purchasing a new computer to replace the one on which I do most of my work. For normal daily use this machine does NOT need to connect to the Internet. Internet activities such as email, banking, online purchases... etc are performed using a separate laptop. But this machine does need to connect to the Internet - mainly for the purpose of the monthly Windows update and occasionally to update the installed software applications - those are the only reasons to connect to the Internet.

To install a fully-fledged Internet Secuity application seems like over-kill. It is not the cost that bothers me it just seems like unnecessary clutter for a service that will be used probably at most for an hour a month.

On the other hand, if this machine were to become infected, that would be a total disaster as it will contain all the software that I use and very valuable and irreplaceable data files. The data files will be backed up to a separate drive but it could still be catastrophic if I was not aware that the machine was infected and then backed-up infected files.

So I am looking for some clever solution that will provide adequate levels of protection while performing Windows and software updates but which will not clutter the machine with unnecessary software.

Thanks for your ideas.

T.
 

Answer:Looking for a practical security idea

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i run a small network with some of my friends, and was wondering if anyone had an idea for a good practical joke to play on them. its only about 20 pc's running novell. i have access to all of their files, because i have an unlimited admin account, but dont have any really great ideas to give them a scare, without causing any real damage. any ideas would be appreciated
 

Answer:server practical joke

Check out www.rjlsoftware.com. They have a number of funny things there like a cursor that flips you off and a window that pops up and makes you think its deleting all you files. I doesn't really do anything but sure scares some people.
 

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I use Macrium Reflect to image my hard disk, out of interest I ask if Windows backup is useful or practical?

Answer:Have you used windows backup before? Is it practical?

I used it and it was fine. Saved me a few times when I first got the new Win7. But I had bought Acronis for other reasons and it took over Win7 and even when I uninstalled Acronis Win7's backup was trashed for good. This is a known issue with Acronis and Win7.
So I'm looking into another backup. Right now I clone the drive to a media bay drive in my Dell Latitude.

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My pc is running out of power - or more precisely I am running ever increasingly more powerful video editing software - so I need to acquire more power.

8 years ago I built the system - and it still works just as perfectly as the day it was built. All I really need is more/faster memory and a faster more powerful processor.

I am thinking - can I replace motherboard processor and memory - and continue to use GPU card case PSU keyboard mouse 2xscreens speakers HDs etc?

It would be lovely to think that replacing only those items that it would all power up and continue running W7 as though nothing had happened, but I do accept that a W7 rebuild may be necessary (it lives on its own partition so that's not too much of an issue).

In time screens HDs spkrs etc may be replaced but the motherboard is the heart of the system so hence the title. I may also upgrade to 64bit but undecided atm.


Any thoughts out there? False economy? Compatability issues? Driver issues?

Answer:Is PC heart replacement practical?

You can definitely upgrade the motherboard, CPU and RAM and still use other, older components. Unless your video card has a PCI bus interface (which I doubt), you should be fine.

Keep in mind though that if you change the motherboard you will need to reactivate Windows. This is fine if you have a retail copy, but if you have an OEM version you may not be able to reactivate it. At least without a phone call to Microsoft. Even then, they may not allow you to reactivate Windows 7. Hopefully, you have a retail copy of Windows 7.

And if you change motherboards, and reinstall of Win 7 is the suggested thing to do. Sometimes you can get away with just updating the drivers and are good to go, but little gremlins can sneak in. I've always found it best to reinstall. If you reinstall, definitely upgrade to 64 bits.

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Ok so I have been studying network designs and was wondering how Bus topology could be practical with CAT5? wouldn't you have to run x times as much cable for the amount of drops (from say a patch panel)?


 

Answer:is Bus Topology practical with CAT5?

It's possible to implement a bus with cat5 I suppose. Each node would have two jacks - one to go to the previous node and one to the next node. Or have a "tap", which would essentially be a splitter(or combiner, I suppose), that would tie three cables together - one for the previous node, one for the next node, and one for the node you are connecting to. Logically it's really no different than using coax; it's just a different method of tapping the cable. Each node would see all traffic and would be able to put data out on the bus. But, as you know, like all bus architectures, all the nodes on the bus share the bandwidth, and you will have the obvious contention issues.

It's really not practical, and I know of no networking standard that uses cat5 in a physical bus topology(other than perhaps some rs422/rs485 setups or something of that nature).
 

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I have so many problems with Win 10 that I want to change back to Win 7. Is it practical to do a clean install of Win 7 after previously migrating all my programs to Win 10? Will I just have to go back to Win 10 in the future?

Answer:Is It Practical To Switch Back To Win 7?

Hi, Sorry to hear of your difficulties. Your PC isn't compatible with Win 10 according to this list
Windows 10 - Which model supports upgrade to Windows 10?

- I couldn't quickly find one for the USA so you could check that as it could be a US only model.

If you had been using disk imaging, you could simply have restored images created before you upgraded in a couple of hours- maybe less.

Yes, you can clean install Win 7: I would suggest you use disk imaging to image what you have now so that you have a full backup which allows you to retrieve almost anything you forgot to back up any other way.

Nothing will force you to upgrade to Win 10, and you can reinstall that or restore your disk images any time you like.

Creating disk images lets you restore Windows and all your disks and partitions to a previous working state, quickly and probably without technical help.

You can recover from:
- a failed disk drive (restore to a new one)
- ransomware (which encrypts your disk)
- user error
- unrecoverable problems from failed updates to problem programs
- unbootable PC (hardware faults aside)

Images also act as a full backup- you can extract files too.

You can even use images to help you move more easily and quickly to a new PC.

Imaging can even help you sleep at night knowing you have a second chance.

Many here recommend Macrium Reflect (free) as a good robust solution and more reliable than some others. It?s
- more feature rich
- more flexible
- more reliable
than Windo... Read more

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I have a XPS 8910 with the i5-6400 with 16GB ram and a GTX 1060 6GB FE. I'm using this as my HTPC and looking to close the gap between my PC and HTPC so figured I'd try to squeeze out a little more gaming power from it and was wondering if there are any drawbacks to putting in a new CPU like the i5-6600 or maybe even the i5-7600. In theory it shouldn't be an issue but idk about any possible BIOS issues or perhaps whether or not the stock cooler can handle the higher clock speeds. Has anybody done this, or have any info on why I should (or should not) do this?

Answer:XPS 8910 CPU Upgrade - Is it practical?

Any of the Skylake (6000 series) desktop CPUs will work without issue.  The Kaby Lake (7000 series) likely will not - - a new model with a different mainboard (the 8920) was released for those.

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I have a five year old HP laptop running Vista, and an 8 year old desktop running XP. I don't like Vista, and the desktop with XP is crashing to the Blue Screen of Death every time I start it up. And then there's the issue of Windows ceasing to support XP.

A friend who's a lot more computer literate than I am volunteered to install Windows 7 on both machines; he thinks that would give me an OS I would like better than Vista, and also fix the problems with the desktop computer. He says he'd need "original Windows 7 Dell discs" in order to do the installations.

However, when I looked for these on Ebay, what I found were a lot of inexpensive Windows 7 repair-recovery-restore discs that are meant to fix problems with an existing 7 OS, not to install one in the first place. It looked as though the discs you'd need to actually install Windows 7 would be quite expensive.

I also read the "read before trying to install Windows 7" sticky here, and although most of the information was over my head, it sounded as though this kind of installation is far from a guaranteed slam dunk.

So what I'm wondering is, am I correct in concluding that installing 7 on my laptop and desktop is likely to be difficult and somewhat expensive? I'm thinking about cutting my losses and getting a low-end new or refurbished laptop or a tablet instead.

Thanks in advance for any light you can shed on this!
 

Answer:Solved: Practical to install 7?

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I have moved into a new flat and have aquired a laptop from a friend. I would like to get hooked up to the internet. How do i tell if i can hook up to a nearby wi fi connection? Do i need a piece of hardware?Is is illegal/immoral to pick up on someone elses connection?

Answer:practical (and moral) advice please on Wi FI

Immoral AND illegal unless you have their express permission to do so.

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I'm looking into installing linux onto my laptop, and rather than cutting my existing harddrive down in size, i'd rather get an external drive. Is it possible to boot up linux off of an external hd? Also is it practical (won't be too slow with everything external)?

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The title speaks for itself.

Answer:CASE: Tower or Full-tower?

Do you have the tendancy of taking the computer around to friend's houses for LANing or to work, etc? If its gonna be 90% stationary, I'd have to say full tower. I like full tower, even though I "LAN" quite a bit. If you do want to take your full tower with you places, I would strongly reccamend an aluminium case as they are hella light compared to the SECC steel ones.

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Forgot to ask this in my last thread. Is there any difference between a mid-tower ATX case and a full-tower other than height? Thanks.
 

Answer:Mid-Tower and Full-Tower Cases

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Hi
I'm a computer nerd with moderate experience in computers(In no way related to IT), I have built, troubleshoot, Quality Control, many computers. However, when it comes to stuff that people are using in business, Virtual machines, Massive server Racks, Infrastructure. I would have very minimal understanding of such things.

(the Computer is a Core 2 Duo with 8GB ram, with 5 WD REDs)

What I want to know is on a topic regarding RAID cards. People use them because of redundancies so all data is safe from hard drive failure. My question is that, How long is the lifespan of a RAID card, and What kind of RAID card replacement (be specific)would one need to look for if their current one fails, (to allow your current array to still be used). Also, is it practical to use it for home file servers when running RAID 5 or should I just use software RAID?

Thanks in advance
: D
 

Answer:Solved: RAID Card Practical?

You can check the manufacturer's website for their estimated MTBF but you can have a card fail straight out of the box, to a few hours, to months, years, or even decades. I have some HP RAID cards going over 10 years and I have a failed Dell Perc4 that was closing in on 10 years. I also have several Adaptec controllers that didn't make it past 3 to 5 years. You generally have to stay with the same manufacturer to migrate RAID arrays and many will have a list posted on which cards can be used for migration as well. But migration shouldn't also be a given nor should RAID ever be considered a full safe guard for data or as a substitute for a true and proper backup. You can also have complete data corruption if the controller fails or in some bad cases lose all your data even if a single drive fails. And don't forget that anything beyond RAID-1 makes data recovery harder as you need multiple drives to rebuild the data.

RAID generally doesn't make sense for a home user; RAID is best suited for an environment that requires little to no downtime. RAID-1 isn't too bad as cost isn't that bad and recoverability and migration is easier but you still need a proper backup and for most people a backup is the better and safer solution anyway.

Home RAID solutions, either those built into the motherboard or those cheap RAID capable cards are nowhere on the same level of performance or reliability as expensive RAID controllers. Even if you place an expensiv... Read more

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I have a few old analog camcorders, a couple of good-quality web cameras and several computers around the house located near windows. So, how practical is it to set up these as surveillance devices and record data to the hard disks of these computers?

If practical, where would one find decent software to handle the incoming data?
 

Answer:Camcorder as surveillance device -- how practical is it?

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Hi,

this is very practical question, so I dont what to know what MS manuals says about it - i want to know what PEOPLE, USERS knows on it. So - i am sending work offers to different people. And I am prefering distribution lists with their names (on BCC). So i would like to ask you how many addresse can i add to one e-mail not causing Outlook or serwers to work slowly or cause any other problem. My initial letter is text only, no attachments, nothing. Plain text. So i am asking anybody with good experience on that filed: how many names I can add with no problem...

I would be very grateful for your quick response

Yours

Jazzek
 

Answer:How many addresses can I add to one e-mail? (practical question)

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Hi all!I know that technically the M3000M is better than the M2000M, and the M3000M is compared to a GTX 965M while the M2000M is compared to a GTX 960M. Note that nvidia (http://www.nvidia.com/object/quadro-for-mobile-workstations.html) classifies the M3000M as the lowest GPU is the 17.3" platform, while the M2000M is the highest in the 15.6" platform.  Obviously, if you had a laptop with the M3000M, and an identical laptop (identical in every respect except GPU) with the M2000M, the M3000M would outpace the M2000M.   However, they aren't in identical laptops. Which leads to my question(s). With CPU, RAM, resolution, and storage drives being equal, how does the M3000M's practical performance in a 17" laptop match up to the M2000M's practical performance in a 15" laptop? Does the extra screen size use most-to-all of the extra video processing power? Does the M3000M lose most of its inherent advantage [over the M2000M] because it is powering a bigger display? Does the M2000M in a 15" laptop outperform the M3000M in a 17" beast?Would the M2000M @1080p outperform the M3000M at 4K?For many purposes I imagine the difference between the two chips would be a wash, yet is this the case on the top end of their capabilities (in their respective machines)? And maybe this isn't the place in this forum to ask this, or even the forum to ask it in, but I was wondering, and thought I'd see what you people say.  Thanks.


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I currently have an X58 chipset in a laptop with an X25-m 160GB SSD as boot which runs Crystal at 260MB/s sequential READ. I?m not so sure popping for a new 510 ElmCrest SSD is a cost effective improvement when running the old Intel X58 chipset.

Since the SSD is so small, like many others have done, I moved all my data files, Temps, etc out to my two SATA II onboard spin drives with the bus running at 250MB/s max. Even though the 510 @ 6 Gbps can run up to 500-R/310-W MBps, doesn?t the throughput all get bottlenecked at the X58 chips and 250 buses on the way to the spin drives?

So what?s the point of the 6Gig 510 on an X58 mobo? Or is my na?ve, uninformed novice understanding missing something here? Can someone explain how this works out in the real world practical sense? buying a 510 for performance when used with an X58 board, that is?

Answer:Can someone explain the practical aspects of 510 ElmCrest?

i would not upgrade from the X25-M 160GB to the new 510...unless you are doing it to get more capacity. The improvement on read/write speeds are really not that important for running an OS...nowhere near as important as the random access time benefits that you get from the SSD. I think you would be disappointed in anything outside of a benchmark with that upgrade. Now, if you were using the SSD's for storage, that extra speed would be wonderful, but I'm not aware of anybody using SSD's yet for storage due to high cost.

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Does anyone have practical experience with deploying Ethernet connectivity outdoors?

I am looking into a low-tech solution to connect a bunch of temperature probes to the Internet. They are digital temperature sensors, and the way the technology works is that there is a converter from the native protocol to TCP/IP based Ethernet. Each sensor then becomes a node on the network. Each sensor string has some 35 nodes, and there are 12 strings total, spread out over a rather large area.

To return the signal to a place where it can then be connected to the Internet at large I would need to bridge approximately one mile (longest distance).

I know the whole thing can be done wireless, but wireless is too complex for this project, especially since the sensors can be powered over the Cat cable (they are ultra-low voltage) and no additional power is available at the sites the sensors are deployed.

Running a mile of conduit, and some sort of all-weather Cat5e cable would be the ideal solution, except that Cat5e only goes out to 100 meters max. If anyone has any experience on how to deliver cabled Ethernet over longer distances while keeping complexity down, I would appreciate some input.
 

Answer:practical solutions for miles of ethernet?

Don't know if it is what you're looking for exactly. But Black Box has "ethernet extenders" in which you can use Cat 5 cable to extend a network to a maximum distance of 1 mile. We use them at a couple offices and they work well.
They have a couple types. Here's one: http://www.blackbox.com/Catalog/Detail.aspx?cid=425,1423,1424&mid=4965
 

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Hello
I have gotten an assignment for networking with multiplayer games. Its on Cloud Gaming. It has two parts one of which is a practical part to the assignment. The problem is I dont have any idea what I could do for the practical so I want to know if anyone has any ideas what I could do for the practical
Thanking You

p.s. I have been looking at GAIKAI and ONLive
 

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How difficult, costly and practical would it be to remove my Vista operating system and install Windows XP? Would I loose all programs and files, and have to re-install and transfer?

Vista is driving me nuts questioning every new action I want to make.

Thanks,

Answer:Change from Vista to XP - practical or impractical?

To downgrade to XP, you would need to delete all the partitions on the hard drive and perform a clean install of XP . . you would loose all programs and files, and would have to reinstall all the applications.

Prior to doing anything else, you would need to be double dog sure that you can find XP drivers for the system

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Hello, I am currently doing a science project based on finding the ideal cooling system for a pc. I have already taken several preparations for this project, including:1. studying several concepts such as thermodynamics and geometry, as well as other miscelaneous physics excerts.2. Going around to different computer repair businesses in my area and questioning them about the about cooling systems.3. Using sites explaining the cooling systems listed below in order to attain a good idea of how I would implement them for myself.And now I have come to this site in search of info. Any advice or guides you can offer on any of the systems listed is of great help to me. Also, below the cooling systems list is my idea of the ideal cooling liquid to be used in submersion( and possibly water plating) systems. Thanks again for any tips you can offer.The following cooling systems I will be testing include1. stock system2. liquid submersion3. water plating/w and without specially designed motherboards4. phase change cooling5. thermo-electric cooling (peltier effect)and hopefully (meaning I would die if I could get the chance to do this)6. liquid nitrogen cooling Ideal Liquid Coolant1. does not conduct electricity2. does not corrode metal or react with it 3. does not stick to metal surfaces4. does not produce toxic fumes (being toxic is okay as long as it does not release fumes)5. has a high heat capactiy6. has a high thermal conductivity7. has low turbulence when going through filter and r... Read more

Answer:Practical cooling science project

Mineral oil.

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Hi Everyone,

A colleague of mine, in a remote office, reported that she was unable to connect to the internet to browse, download emails, etc...

After going through the 'regular' fault finding efforts; power cycling the computer, and router (Netgear FVS338), running a number of commands (through the command prompt) such as ipconfig /flushdns, and physically moving the computer to a different office (in the same building) there was no improvement in connectivity.

*** She is the only person in the remote office experiencing connectivity issues, and there are about ten other staff members without any issues ***

Later my colleague decided to take the computer to a local computer store. At the computer store she was informed that there is nothing wrong with the networking on it, and so she took it back to her office...where the computer still failed to connect (after being plugged back in).

Long story short we then performed further investigations, and after coming up dry we made the decision to freight the computer back to head office (where I work) so that I could look into the issue further.

When the computer arrived at my office I plugged it in and it worked straight away, absolutely no networking issues. To keep things interesting I uninstalled the Ethernet driver, and re-installed with a driver (newest) straight from the networking chipsets manufacturer (Broadcom). After re-installing the Broadcom driver I once more had connectivity to the internet.

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Answer:At a loss regarding why a computer cannot do anything practical with the internet

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Win 10
 
Novice currently using Bitdefender Total Security. Have been experimenting with other programs to run alongside it. They include Hitman Pro.A, Cybereason and was wondering about Voodoo Shield.
 
Of course, nothing is more important than smart surfing. I was just wondering if any of these programs actually complement BTS, adding additional security and are novice-friendly.
 
For on-demand I choose from MBAM, Zemana, Hitman Pro, ADWCleaner and Emsisoft Emergency Kit.
 
Thanks

Answer:Multiple Programs: Practical or Problematic?

For on-demand scanners, you can stockpile any amount you like, there will be no issues (just don't run them at same time ^^ )
 
About real-time scanners, this is the opposite, only one is recommended, some products can be designed to be "companion" scanners but they are very few now, and the gain may not be worth the resources wasted.
 
Now, you have software with other security models (anti-exe, SRP, anti-exploits, etc...), they can be ran alongside your main AV/suite but be careful to know the implications, using an anti-exploit, when your suite does the same can create conflicts, etc...
 
the best way to know, is making a backup of your system, then try the different combinations to see if there is no issues.
 
Now to answer  your questions about BTS, it has enough features to take care of the system itself, you don't need anything else unless you are paranoid or doing risky stuff.

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I unfortunately had a failure of my CPU heatsink fan, and I was out of the room while it was happening. I have ASUS PC probe always on and running in t he background. I Heard it beeping, and I ran in to check it out. My CPU temp zoomed from its usual 35 C to about 75 C. It was there for maybe no more than minute or two. I yanked the cord and let it cool. I rebooted it and got into the BIOS to check out fan speeds and such. The core CPU temp was slowly creeping up past 40 C and the CPU fan was definitely hurting (spinning only at about 500 RPM). I've looked at the "is my cpu too hot" sticky, and I know that running anything above 70 C is bad. However, I wanted some practical advice from more experienced builders on the likelihood of the processor being toasted.

So, needless to say I need a new heatsink/fan which is fine. My big concern is did I do any permanent damage to the CPU? That's what I'm concerned about the most, since if I did fry my P4 this means that I'll have to go ahead and get the new A8N SLI board and pick up an Athlon 64, and that means getting a new video card (nudge nudge wink) with PCI express. My wife certainly won't be pleased.
 

Answer:Did my cpu fry at 75 C? Some practical advice/tips wanted.

The chances are that once you get the new fan, everything will be fine.

You will only need to replace the fan, and not the entire heatsink.

I doubt that your cpu is damaged.

In the meantime, don`t use the computer.

Regards Howard
 

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Folks, I need to buy two new Thinkpads, one for my wife, and one for me, and I want to check if my understanding of display resolutions and their limitations is correct.  Presently, we have two T60s running Windows XP, with 15" 4:3 displays at 1400 x 1050 native resolution.  With this display, the resolution is 117 pixels/inch, and for example, normal Windows 32-pixel icons are about 1/4" high, and normal 8-pt icon fonts are becoming difficult to read (we're both 58, and our vision isn't getting any sharper). In looking at optional native display resolutions for new machines, I've been thinking that I shouldn't go higher than the 117 pixels/inch we have now, and probably should go a little lower, to make icons and fonts slightly larger.  The only reservation I have with this strategy is that sometimes we use a laptop where there's a good bit of ambient light, and having the FHD display, with its 270 NIT brightness (vs. 230 for every other display) might be beneficial.  But the FHD display is even higher resolution, i.e.. 141 pixels/in, meaning all the standard items like icons, fonts, etc. will be almost 20% smaller - not the direction I'd like to go.  Of course, having higher resolution is nicer for viewing high-native-resolution graphics, but if the normal day-to-day stuff is difficult to read, why bother with the higher res? Is there any reasonable software solution for my problem?  My sense is that when you start messing w... Read more

Answer:Max Practical Display Resolution - for Old Eyes?

Hi Jerry, I have far vision issues similar to yours.  What you wrote above is true, if you are going to stay with older technolgoes such as window XP and related software programs, you would need to count the DPI. If you are getting new laptops, they normally comes with window 7 and the upcoming window 8. The good news is that around April 2011, most of the new programs are designed using .NET 4 and WPF (Window Presentation Foundation).Just think about it as a kind of new technology that Microsoft is coming up with (in 2008) to cater for better visual experience when you use the laptop. Almost everything came together in April 2011 and the technologies became mature enough for newer software to be developed using the WPF. The older operating system such as Window XP Programs and programs use graphics that are bit map. So when you try to zoom in to the text, icons and buttons, the programs try to 'guess' how to show a bigger picture to you and the results tend to turn out to be ugly and fuzzy. The newer operating system and hopefully the programs that come with WPF technology uses vector graphics. These are graphics that are mathematically calculated. So no matter how small or how big you zoom the text, graphics and buttons, they stay the same shape and clarity. A native PDF file is a good example, you can zoom in and still the text are very clear. So the good news is that you should get a laptop screen as big as you can carry, lets say a 15 inch ... Read more

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Folks, here's the situation:

Two physical servers, running Windows 2008 Enterprise Core & Hyper-V, both have two physical NICs each. Each physical server runs three virtual machines, five of which are Windows 2008 server, and one will be Debian 4.0.

A third physical server is currently under consideration (hardware is on hand) to run Centos 5 and act as backup server (Amanda + Zmanda) for the Hyper-V boxes.

The public institution these are located at will place them outside of the institutional firewall, and any attempts to receive further support from the IT department to secure these machines have been met with "we have no further suggestions for you at this time, thanks for letting us know what you are planing to do though". (I kid you not!)

I'll try to explain the best I can which way these are meant to be set up:

P1 = physical server 1
P1V1 = physical server 1, virtual machine 1
etc.

-P1
--P1V1 - web server (IIS7)
--P1V2 - web application server
--P1V3 - file storage server
-P2
--P2V1 - SQL server
--P2V2 - middleware server (P1V2 <-> P2V1)
--P2V3 - web server (LAMP)
-P3

I know which ports I would like to keep open between machines, and which I would like to keep open to the outside world. I could go all out and create VLANs for some of these virtual machines to completely remove them from the Internet as such, but that's a level of complexity that's may not be necessary.

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Answer:practical firewall implementation: iptables vs fw appliance

To clear up a glaring misconception; an iptables solution wouldn't require any baby sitting once you got it setup. This assuming the hardware was well behaved.

Now, as to which solution you should go with, what does the IT dept use? Even if you aren't getting immediate support from them, I can almost guarantee they will handle this stuff at some point in the future. To that end, you may want to make sure they are comfortable with it.

Were this me and I didn't have to worry about the it dept, I'd always choose iptables over an asa. cisco's stuff is always "odd" and has rather painful licencing associated with it. And, I'll admit, I'm far more comfortable with iptables than any other firewall package.
 

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Hey fellow network-ers, I'm looking for mostly free (but paid is fine too) network labs. I'm sick of doing questions studying for my CCNA and I'd like to see if anyone knows of any resources. For example I don't want to choose from a list of multiple choice questions such as what a VLAN is, what does STP do etc. I want a giant cache of problems and solutions or even follow along labs.

(EX. Admin Bob is looking to segregate two separate departments to prevent users from either dept from mixing and to make it easier to mange. Set up two VLANS, one with an ID of 2 and the other 75 blah blah....here are the steps....login to Switch....escalate to privileged mode etc etc..)

As you can hopefully tell, that's the format I prefer either in the "Problem given" in a paragraph...you attempt it with info provided and check against an "Answer" sheet or in a way that present the problem and solution in a step by step manner.

I find that I learn more when I do things with my hands rather then reading it in a book but I obviously do not have the time nor do I have the intellectual capacity to create my own problems of some of the more advanced topics.

Also If possible I'd like to see some REAL real world scenarios that I can try not just simple exercises,,,

Thanks dudes!
 

Answer:Practical Real World Network Lab problems

try this site, he has some labs and other study materials. http://certskills.com/Home.aspx
 

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1) If you have a chasis that lays flat, you can put rubber stoppers or something else that will elevate it so air can flow underneath. My chasis could stand upright.

2)Open your chasis (tower) up and clean the fan if it needs. Simply remove the screws that will allow the fan to come out. I like to use damp towl. You can also vaccum the dust out of the computer if you have one with a hose. Clean fans run quiter.

3)Set you computer up next to an air conditioner
 

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I purchased a Thinkpad E430 in May this year, personally. Generally I don't postreviews, but this product deserves it.First of all, as a developer, my reasons for purchase of the machine were to geta computer with a decent keyboard and build quality better than the generalconsumer products. I don't have many complaints with the keyboard. The mediakeys should not be activated by `fn` key instead of the function keys. Butconsidering the hardware and build quality, E430 fails miserably.I expected my E430 to hold up for a year at least, but it isn't designed forthat apparently. This is the case when it was not my primary computer, I spendabout 80% of my time on the office computer. The laptop just degrades whilesitting there it seems.It has been about 200 days and so far, there have been 3 hardware servicerequests processed on the machine: Dead pixels on screen, dysfunctionalmicrophone and then a broken case (probably because of the previous 2services). Plus there is the faulty BIOS, which issue(http://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-Edge-S-series/Fn-key-legacy-mode-is-unreliable/td-p/865927)has been ever pending.All this was fine until a few days back, when I realized the screen hasdeveloped a permanent spot in the middle - because of the way the screen andkeyboard are placed. I haven't been able to find time to place another servicerequest. Plus the behaviour of the people at the lenovo center is just soterrible that I am reluctant to visit them.I have owned 4 laptops from other ... Read more

Answer:Thinkpad E430: Is this some kind of a practical joke?

Im described as a thinkpad evangalist but I too agree with this disregard for the brand. Having owned multiple thinkpads over the years its very obvious that there is no longer care for build quality and / or knowledge on the phone. My X230T was plaqued with simple issues and phone support was laughable - the bottom line is to never let lenovo service your machine but to keep trying to get them to send you a unit that isnt broken.  Ive had lenovo say things are warrentable one day and not the next. My brand new TPY arrived with the screen bezel popped off in the right hand corner - this isnt a warrentable issue!? and the laptop itselve is plagued with driver / sleep errors rending the trackpad frozen / disconnected for large periods of time. All these issues would be resolved if someone in the factory took 5 seconds to look at the machine, or support to atually note down the failures that we are telling them about over the phone rather than mockingly being told that the "head engineer" doesnt regard xxxxx as a failure. 

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System has become slower and slower. Have scanned, cleaned and compressed to best of my abilities I believe. The computer has to be at least 6 or 7 years old, built it from scratch. It has an AMD Athlon 1800+ with ECS motherboard. 1 GB of DDR memory and 75 GB with 50 used. Is it practical for me to replace just the motherboard and CPU (is this possible)? Or am I better off buying a whole new tower? Running XP Home, a little nervous about transferring files/programs

Answer:How do I know if it's practical to just replace CPU and motherboard?Heres mine

Systems should not become "slower" just because they are old. Tell us the exact nature of your problem(s)

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System has become slower and slower. Have scanned, cleaned and compressed to best of my abilities I believe. The computer has to be at least 6 or 7 years old, built it from scratch. It has an AMD Athlon 1800+ with ECS motherboard. 1 GB of DDR memory and 75 GB with 50 used. Is it practical for me to replace just the motherboard and CPU (is this possible)? Or am I better off buying a whole new tower? Running XP Home, a little nervous about transferring files/programs
 

Answer:How do I know if it's practical to replace just CPU/motherboard versus whole thing?

Re: How do I know if it's practical to replace just CPU/motherboard versus whole thin

Hi

It sounds to me like you could definitely use a new system, but do you have the budget to buy one right now?

If so, a new system would be the obvious choice, because if you replace the motherboard and CPU, you will likely need new RAM as well. Basically, the only thing you would be keeping is your hard drive, possibly power supply, and case, and if you get a new motherboard, you definitely want a new case (cases aren't that expensive anyway). You could even go for a budget system that would definitely out-perform your current rig.

Also, it would be a good investment to get an external hard drive and backup all of your documents, pictures, etc. on it, so when you do end up getting a new system (then you will have to reinstall Windows), it will be relatively painless.
 

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Right, it is clear that the value of live tiles is rather reduced if they don't appear at boot to announce all updates. Especially if you don't want them clogging up the notification centre with stuff less important than emails and other comms. This, though, should surely be an easy fix? Oh, and please don't suggest tablet mode. Until W10 works properly with swipes on precision touch pads like the T650 (rather than basic touch pads only like the ones on laptops) touch mode is pretty horrid on desktops.
I found the group policy setting to force boot to start screen in W10 but it is bugged and does not work. Until MS get around to fixing it, we need a work around.
All we need is to make a Windows script that runs at boot to bring up the start screen. But how? What is the command to bring up the start screen from Power Shell or Command Prompt? Is there a way to trigger a virtual keypress at start to trigger the start screen?
Your thoughts, gentlemen, please.

Answer:Boot to start screen - practical thoughts?

Was pondering the same thing today - logging into the computer and being greeted by a blank desktop is not very useful.
There's a thread over on the neowin forum called 'Open start menu using command line' (can't post link unfortunately).
Make a .vbs file, open it in notepad and paste:
set wShell=wscript.createobject("wscript.shell")
wShell.sendkeys "^{ESC}"
Set WshShell = Nothing
Works nicely. Dropped it into Start Menu\Programs\StartUp to have it activate automatically. That didn't work out so great though since there's a 7-8 second delay before it starts. Any idea on a better way to add it so it will launch without delay?

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With reference to climate change and our progression to reducing deforestation in the near future, forests are base components for the production of paper. Paper that is used in businesses, and by students in school. Students that do theoretical studies have access to channels and laptops to assist them in mitigating their use of paper. But, what about students that do more practical studies such as Math and Physics and other subjects that require physical application to practice craft? Yes we can use our touch devices to conduct given tasks but how neatly and how efficiently can we do so? What are the ideas generating to solve this problem?

Answer:What to replace use of pen and paper for practical subjects through technology?

Epson has developed a print/copy/recycle/new paper system. It breaks down printed office paper into pulp and turns it into new sheets. It's very large compared to a large office copy machine and likely very expensive. They claim it to be more efficient than the shred, transport and recycle off-site methods currently in practice. I've yet to see a white paper, technical article not physical paper, that shows the actual environmental impact comparison. Organizations with money and green initiatives will flock to the technology, which hopefully can fund future size reduction and cost savings.

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I like Windows. I've used Windows since 3.1. (I also worked for a company that adopted IBM OS/2... those old IBM salesmen could sell anything!). I staunchly defend Microsoft and Windows in tech discussions with Apple Fanboys and Linux nerds. I never wavered, even through Windows M/E, and Vista. I studiously avoided 8 and 8.1. But operating on the theory that MS gets it right on every other release, I decided to give Win 10 a try. My faith is wobbling badly!

I first tried upgrading my non-touch Toshiba laptop. Mehhh. While the upgrade process ran smoothly for me, and I had read enough to know what to do, it was still a bumpy experience. I hate the new (unmanageable) start menu so much, I bought Stardock's Start-10 application. Then, to be fair, I picked up a low end Asus Transformer Book (T100taf) to try the tablet mode. That is when I figured out that Windows Tablet is a cruel practical joke perpetrated by MS. I'll bet Steve Ballmer is still laughing about it. I documented my complaints in a couple of lengthy posts on my personal bog. If you are interested, here is a link http://www.larryc.com/archives/1493. It is a rant, but I didn't feel like re-typing it here and boring you if you don't care. Suffice it to say that I will NOT be upgrading my Win-7 desktop, or my wife's Win-7 laptop to Windows 10.
 

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Mozilla is always looking at ways it can improve Firefox and has not shied away from experimentation. However, with the new rapid release cycle, we may start seeing the results of these experiments a lot sooner than before.

One example is a proposed UI revamp, which is only in mockup form now, but which already looks promising.

The aim of the revamp seems to be simplifying the few remaining UI elements, the tab bar in particular.

Some of the notable changes include the removal of the dedicated search bar and the rounded tab corners, similar in a way to Chrome.

In fact, there are a lot of elements that look similar to Chrome's, but it's not really a rip-off, the proposed Firefox UI has a lot of details and elements that put it ahead of Chrome in terms of functionality and especially looks (although the latter isn't saying much, Chrome has never been much of a looker).Click to expand...

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Answer:Future Firefox Mockups Look Gorgeous, Practical (Pics)

Looks like a mash up of Chrome and IE.

Thanks for the share. +Rep
 

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I had a home theater system I bought for a couple hundred bucks with the Dolby 5.1 speakers.

The CD/DVD player on the Home theater system broke after a couple of years. Not a big deal as it wasn't real expensive. Anyway, I went out and bought another cheap one.

Well, now I have these 5.1 Dolby speakers that sound great (I'm only a minor audiophile) to me. I went out and got a Creative Live 24 Bit 5.1 capable sound card.

It is worth mentioning that the 5.1 speakers each had there own individual port on the home theater system. In other words, while the Creative sound card has three output for the 5.1 system, the speakers I want to convert don't have the kind of set up right now to accomodate this.

Does anyone know how to transform 5.1 home theater speakers to 5.1 sound card with 3 sound outputs on a Create Live computer capable speakers? I can't imagine this has never been done before.

Thanks for all your help in advance.
 

Answer:Transforming 5.1 Home Theater Speakers to 5.1 Computer speakers

If the amplifier has RCA input jacks for channels, you could just use three regular 3.5mm stereo jack - 2 x RCA cables, just connect them correctly.

Another alternative, if the option is available, is to use S/PDIF, but then you wouldn't get multichannel sound from games (lack of Dolby Digital encoding).
 

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Since its abandon ware i decided to play it for the first time to see how it compares to the classic...well its good but Im having a friggen tough time trying to make income in tokyo; it doesnt seem to follow the same pattern as the older simtower; i built about 8floors of offices in tokyo and i put the elevators 1/4inch away from the offices and made 2 bathrooms for every floor....yet after a few weeks rotation i get 80% of my buisness tenants completly leave because of "bad atmosphere and heavy traffic".... wtf am i doing wrong?!
 

Answer:Yoot Tower (seq to sim tower)

uuuhhh no. simtower is NOT abondon ware. its still illegal to download free!
duuurrrr
but whare did you get yoot tower? what is it? is it in english?
 

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i am removing my old server with 2003 and installing a new tower with server 2008. can some one tell me where to find some info on migrating the network setting to the new server? any help would be much appreciated.
 

Answer:replacing windows server 2003 tower with windows server 2008 new tower

Hi

With the info you have supplied I hope this is what you are after HERE as Daniel Petri has a great guide on migrating network DHCP settings to Server 2008.
 

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Hi,

Does someone know any other complex and well explained step-by-step with practical examples guide for Windows 10 security like this one?

http://hardenwindows10forsecurity.com/

It would be great if the guide is explained like for a beginner, but in the same time explaining advance Windows 10 security, and give practical examples, showing the steps which should be followed, to achieve the advises.

Respectfully.

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Hi,
 
Does someone know any other complex and well explained step-by-step with practical examples guide for Windows 10 security like this one?
 
http://hardenwindows10forsecurity.com/
 
It would be great if the guide is explained like for a beginner, but in the same time explaining advance Windows 10 security, and give practical examples, showing the steps which should be followed, to achieve the advises.
 
Respectfully. 
 
 

Answer:detailed practical step-by-step security guides for WIndows 10

How to secure Windows 10: The paranoid's guideThe Ultimate Windows 10 Security Guide%5BGuide%5DHow to Secure Windows 10Windows 10 security overview

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Hi,

Does someone know any other complex and well explained step-by-step with practical examples guide for Windows 10 security like this one?

http://hardenwindows10forsecurity.com/

It would be great if the guide is explained like for a beginner, but in the same time explaining advance Windows 10 security, and give practical examples, showing the steps which should be followed, to achieve the advises.

Respectfully.

Answer:Detailed practical step-by-step security guides for WIndows 10

I hope you didn't pay for that "configuration pack", it's useless, trying to profit from average users who think it does some magic to protect them.

Common sense is the most important tool to enforce computer security.

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Hi,
 
Does someone know any other complex and well explained step-by-step with practical examples guide for Windows 10 security like this one?
 
http://hardenwindows10forsecurity.com/
 
It would be great if the guide is explained like for a beginner, but in the same time explaining advance Windows 10 security, and give practical examples, showing the steps which should be followed, to achieve the advises.
 
Respectfully. 
 
 

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As Microsoft announce the continuum for phone I see no future in it like wise
--who gonna use their mobile device to connect to external monitor+ keyboard+ mouse
just to use the app in big screen.
-- whats is the practical use of continuum? every one has laptop/desktop/tablets/2in1.
-- Microsoft need to bring features like "Handoff", "WiFi Direct"(old but useful) etc.
to compete with IOS/Lagdroid.

Answer:I don't see Continuum as game changer, what is the practical use of Continuum?

Neither do I. Its a novelty, a niche within a niche. Only power users will really be attracted to this feature and these users are more likely to have some other type of companion device, like a tablet or laptop, negating its usefulness. It'll work in a pinch but wont be the primary method of getting work done. Plus I don't see the appeal to the average consumer as this is geared mostly towards being productive so ultimately its appeal will be limited.

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My laptop has working well every day.  I tried to start it up to today and NOTHING!My battery has long been dead but if I plug into the external power supply it works great.If I forget, I am quickly reminded to plug it in as I get the usual noisy reminder sound (like an ambulance sound).Lately, when I startup, the screen is kind-of orangy-red but this corrects in a minute. What is it?  Do I need to purchase a new battery? Please help and thanks, I use my laptop for EVERYTHING, every day at work and home.

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