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How to determine memory board type and speed

Question: How to determine memory board type and speed

Hello.How can I determine the type of board and connector (e.g., SIMM, SODIMM, etc.) my Thinkpad W700 uses? How can I determine what the bus speed is, and then what speed memory I need?Thanks.

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Answer: How to determine memory board type and speed

go here enter your model & type number http://www-307.ibm.com/pc/support/site.wss/product.do?template=%2Fproductselection%2Flandingpages%2F... then click on product information





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Hello !!!
I do not know how to determine if this type of memory is suitable for an old pc.
the old pc is: DELL OptiPlex GXa ,Intel Pentium I I processor 231Mhz.
with xp pro
the memory is : Kingston Techology- KTD4400/512 2.5v (no idea what type of memory is that)

the old pc memory type is : SDRAM

thank you in advanced for your help!!!
 

Answer:How to determine the type of memory??

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I know this things ancient, but how do I determine the memory type for a HP Pavillion V50?  I went to HP's website, Crucial, Kingston, Ebay, and nobody lists memory for it.It currently has 64 mb.  In the Bios it lists speeds of 667 Mhz and 66 Mhz.  I can pull the memory card and go to the store, but I was hoping for something a little easier.  The cpu is a Celeron and the computer has Windows ME.My friends mom wants to browse the internet and check email over a DSL line and that's it.  She's use to a phone modem, so I'm not worried about it being slow.

Answer:How to determine memory type for HP Pavillion V50

I think a V50 is a monitor, not the computer. You can download and run Everest Home to see EVERYTHING about the machine, including a model number and proper memory slots. Post that info and we can go from there. Some older models were VERY picky about the RAM they could use.http://www.majorgeeks.com/download4181.html

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I want to upgrade my memory, but im not really in the mood to take my computer to a shop to find out what kind of memory i need. ive already gone to one place that installed memory for me without me asking and then charged me the same price as best buy, but the memory started showing problems after a bout a month of use, including random "program cannot read/write to memory at xxxxx" with a number in place of the x's. id rather order the memory myself and do it myself, but im not sure what type i should get. my computer is a PC Warehouse brand, but other than that i can't remember many details about it. can anyone help?
 

Answer:Solved: How do you determine the type of memory your computer has?

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I have an HP Compaq d530 CMT tower computer that was given to me with all components intact except a hard drive. I put a spare hard drive in it and installed Ubuntu 9.04.

This computer is a Pentium IV; i believe the processor speed is 2.8GHz. It has 512MB of RAM in it. I'm thinking about adding some RAM; I might want to try Windows 7 on this computer, probably in a dual-boot configuration with Ubuntu.

I know the computer uses 184-pin DDR memory. crucial.com says it can use either PC2700 or PC3200 and that it can use dual-channel memory. It currently has 2x256MB in it. I'd like to determine whether the existing RAM is PC2700 or PC3200. How can I do that?
 

Answer:How to determine type of memory installed in computer running Ubuntu

Get a working OS on the hard drive, take it to crucial and let the site scan your computer. It will tell you what memory is currently installed.
Looking at the specs here:
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=4187643&CatId=2645
it appears that it came with 4 sticks of 128 DDR333 (PC-2700).
Not sure why someone might replace 4 sticks with two and still have 512MB total.
Pull a stick out and post what is printed on it.
 

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Building a budget machine and trying to find what memory options there are for this board. So far very confused.I have the Board & Manual here with a Addendum page and it saysIf running a 333MHz CLU FSB the memory will set to DDR333 (PC2700) regardless of the memory type used on this board (DDR400/DDR333). OKThen next it says We do not recommend that you use DDR266 memory to avoid system instabilty.My doubts are I am going to build using a Either a Duron 1.8GHz 266FSB or Athlon XP2400 (2GHz 266FSB)ECS uk site says I can use DDR PC2100 or PC2700Then the manual confuses me and a bit loast to which Memory I can use.Please help.

Answer:ECS (Elite) K7VTA3 Rev.6 & Memory type for board ?

click here and go to the crucial site put your motherboard in the box and it will tell you what memory you need

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Hello to all,
I downloaded a program for music recording and it requires an ASIO driver. Not knowing what that is, how would I go about finding out? Thanks for any assistance!
Glenn

Answer:How to determine if your board has ASIO drivers?

Hello glennc
What is the product you use with ASIO driver?
And what version of ultimate do you have 32 or 64 bit?

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ok so i've been spending ALOT of time reading and soaking up information, trying to learn as much as i can about how all this glorious tech stuff works..

my next goal: to be able to determine how to identify which type of wifi i need to use, B/G/ or N

so ive learned a fair bit about the IEEE 802.11 set of standards. From previous threads, i was instructed to make sure i only broadcast for the types of devices i have. i know what router type i have... question is, how do u determine for ur other devices o_O

lol I admit im a total noob at this stuff still.

Answer:Determine what type wifi to use

  
Quote: Originally Posted by jaceseeker


ok so i've been spending ALOT of time reading and soaking up information, trying to learn as much as i can about how all this glorious tech stuff works..

my next goal: to be able to determine how to identify which type of wifi i need to use, B/G/ or N

so ive learned a fair bit about the IEEE 802.11 set of standards. From previous threads, i was instructed to make sure i only broadcast for the types of devices i have. i know what router type i have... question is, how do u determine for ur other devices o_O

lol I admit im a total noob at this stuff still.


Um, if you let your router auto handle it you wont have to worry about what your devices are.

You need to make sure they are all on the same channel so they can talk to each other, but a "N" router will auto-negotiate with a "G", or "B" device.

What are you really trying to do specifically?

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While on the computer today a pop up box appeared about anti-virus and my daughter couldn't close it. She turned off the computer guessing it was a virus. Since then, the computer has been running very slowly. I've tried running our Norton Antiviurs, but the program never finishes. I restored my system settings to yesterday hoping that would help, but still things are running extremely slowly. I've also completed a disk cleanup. Is there a way to determine if I have a rogue antivirus software?

Answer:How do I determine what type of malware I have

As no logs have been posted, I am shifting this topic from the specialized HiJack This forum to the Am I Infected forum.==>PLEASE DO NOT NOW POST LOGS<== unless a log is specifically requested.

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Cutting to the chase, the instructions for a program I have called Xatshow say to find out what CIF is set to and if necessary, change it to Nero (my CD burning software). And if there is no CIF, I am to add that extension and to choose Nero as the associated file type. I thhink I know how to add a file type, but finally my question: How do I find out what my Nero file type is? I open the Nero folder and find scads of stuff that makes no sense to me. I'm using Windows XP Pro. Hope I've given enough info for an answer. Thanks.
 

Answer:How do I determine a file type?

Unless I misunderstood, sounds like you need to set .cif files to open with Nero.

So...when it asks what program to use, select a program from the list, or however its worded, and then choose Nero.
 

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[email protected] tells me Windows or non windows...
I can try to remote desktop to each but that will take forever and a few of these were in place and were not configured by me so may have that disabled...
I know all machines even the windows 98s respojnd to the nbtstat command so I can't figure out based on that command.

I know if they all had SNMP I could probably figure it out (since Windows 98 SNMP configuration is different than windows XP) but half of them at this point don't.

Is there any easy way without loading more software to the clients that I can find this out remotely. My boss needs a rough estimate and he's not providing time or gas to go to the individual sites.

If there isn't I have to pull one out of my *expletive* and I really hate just making up numbers...

All I need to know is Windows XP or not Windows XP anything lower is going away...

Oh yeah and one more caveat running it based on IP would be the preffered method.
 

Answer:I don't think this is possible but i have to ask - Determine OS type remotely.

maybe something useful here
http://www.insecure.org/nmap/nmap-fingerprinting-article.html
http://www.unixgeeks.org/security/newbie/pen/ssarh.html
http://l0t3k.org/security/docs/fingerprinting/
 

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I want to determine what the fastest chip is that I can put in my computer. I understand I need to know the motherboard in order to do this. What is the easiest way to find this out? I can open the computer up, not a problem. During bootup, I tried to look and see if was displayed, but first off I wasn't sure where to look, and second, I wasn't sure how to stop the screen from changing before I found what I was looking for.

Thanks....
 

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how can i determine the CPU socket type and the type of ram that the pc needs? i am on a dell dimension 2400 right now. is there an app that can tell me?
 

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Hello everyone, I need you guys to help me with this... Im willing to pay some $$ if you complete
Information - This file is taken from a karaoke system and I believe it is secure which only can copy but cant open at other computers, I suspect the file type is not the real extension of the file. I want to open this file and knowing the file type, and play just like the real karaoke video which include left track, right track
I want you guys to help me open this file which able to play music and video just like the real karaoke song
Please help me analyse, I know maybe it is just an easy job for you but it can save me!
Here is one of the example
 
http://www.mediafire.com/?ds095azawjj8i3d
 

Answer:Determine the file type and open it! Willing to pay some $$

Chances are your karaoke system has specialist software which understands how to display the file and lyrics on screen. You wouldn't be able to replicate this by just simply playing it in Windows.
The file is .mpeg which is correct for windows, probably the format which the karaoke system exports to for use on a computer.

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I need a new fan for my T410 (2516-CTO), however there are two types - integrated graphics and discrete graphics.How do I determine which version I have without disassembly?













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Answer:t410 how to determine graphics type

Easiest is to look at device manager.





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Hello everyone, I need you guys to help me with this...

Information - This file is taken from a karaoke system and I believe it is secure which only can copy but cant open at other computers, I suspect the file type is not the real extension of the file. I want to open this file and knowing the file type, and play just like the real karaoke video which include left track, right track
I want you guys to help me open this file which able to play music and video just like the real karaoke song
Please help me analyse, I know maybe it is just an easy job for you but it can save me!

Here is one of the example
 

Answer:Determine the file type and open it!

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setup could not determine the type of computer you have. is the error i am getting when i am try to load window xp on my machine.please help

Answer:XP setup could not determine the type of computer you have

How about listing the make/model of your computer, whether it has an IDE or SATA HDD, & how you're attempting to reinstall XP - booting from CD or recovery disc?

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Hi
Someone burnt a brochure for me to use. Problem is I have no idea what application the file was created in. (no extensions, properties shows nothing)

Is there a way to determine the type?

I have many Adobe, MS and Jasc apps but none so far will open doc.
I was assuming it was created in the Adobe flavour as a couple of supporting docs are Illustrator, but ...

Is there some way to find out how it was created?

thanks
Emma
 

Answer:[Resolved] How to determine file type?

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Is there a way to determine the type of original installation from the product key?

Example: I get computers for troubleshooting/repair that have the COA on the side/top and I need to set up the OS from scratch because the OS is too malware infested for cleaning. I have several kinds of installation disks here, full version retail box, retail boxed upgrade, OEM, Academic, etc., etc. and the owner has no OS disk.

The only way I have determined this in the past is to simply load one after the other until I find the one the product key works with. Is there a way to determine ahead from the product key which CD is required?

Unless you are a licensed attorney (a member of the Bar in your state) and you specialize in software copyright issues, please don't sidetrack this thread with legal issues. We have the COA attcached to the case and there is nothing illegal about this.
 

Answer:A way t determine the type of original installation from Product Key??

Since the COA is stuck to the side of the case, I'm betting this is an OEM copy. I've never seen the COA in that form for a retail copy. I have a few retail copies of XP-Pro here, and the COA is firmly glued to the box, and there's no way I see of getting it off.
 

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Hi,
We have a Dell Inspirion 531 and I need to know what kind of hard drives it has, without opening the case, if possible.
Where can I look? In the system info, or device manager to see what type hard drives it has? I guess I'm looking for SATA vs. PATA ( IDE? )?
This is a Windows Vista Home Premium machine.
Thanks
 

Answer:Solved: How To Determine Hard Drive Type

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Hello,I'm wanting to install the latest drivers on my X230 Tablet but don't know the exact Subseries/Machine type.How do I find this information.Is it on a sticker on the laptop or is it stored in some program in windows. Thanks













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Answer:Determine Subseries/Machine type of my X230 Tablet

Remove the battery and look for a sticker - it is on the laptop.





X230T / i5/ 240GB SSD/ 16GB RAM/ WIN8.1 PRO

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hi
I have win 8
when running apps in "run as administrator" and when running most of apps, windows give me this message:

"
do you want to allow the following program to make changes to this computer?
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to continue, type an administrator, password and click yes.
"

but yes button in deactive and there is not any password field to fill it.

I dont know in which type is my user account ?? standard or administrator ??
now I can't do many of actions in windows for this reason and can't enable administrator account and switch to it.

now what I must do ?? (

Answer:how determine user account type and change to administrato

Hello se, and welcome to Eight Forums.

Is this for Windows 8? Your specs show XP.

It sounds like the account is a standard user.

The tutorial below can help you to determine if your account is and "administrator" or "standard user" type of account in Windows 8, and change it if you like. You will only be able to change the type while signed in to an administrator account though.

User Account Type - Change in Windows 8

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Hi there. I had my computer rebuilt,however I want to be sure of the type and speed of the ram I had installed. What applications are out there ( and where) that I can use to determine this? I would prefer freeware if it is avail but will pay for a good utility. I want to know what my ram speed/bus is. I had rebuilt an Asus K8V with Athlon 64 3400, I also wanted (and told that is what I got) PC3200 ram. The ram is named Corsair but how do I know it is DDR 400 and how do I determine if my mobo and ram are operating at that? Sorry for such a muddeled post. Thanks for your patience. Oh, I have Aida32 but it does not show my ram speed, what it shows is 200 (bus speed )and it only shows 512 L2 cache which I know is wrong.

CT
 

Answer:Need to determine my Ram bus speed...

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We have a Pentium® II Processor 440LX chipset. We looked everywhere but we cannot find out what our front side bus speed is

Does anyone know of any software that we can use, that would tell us what our bus speed is?

Thanks
 

Answer:How do you determine the bus speed?

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I need to determine the Dynamic Disk Type for external enclosure (with 2 drives). The MFT is broken on one drive, and I need to figure out how it was set up to accurately assess the recovery effort. Anyone have any suggestions or smart tips? Thanks in advance for your help.

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I need to determine the Dynamic Disk Type for external enclosure (with 2 drives). The MFT is broken on one drive, and I need to figure out how it was set up to accurately assess the recovery effort. Anyone have any suggestions or smart tips? Thanks in advance for your help.

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I need to determine the Dynamic Disk Type for external enclosure (with 2 drives). The MFT is broken on one drive, and I need to figure out how it was set up to accurately assess the recovery effort. Anyone have any suggestions or smart tips? Thanks in advance for your help.

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Hi,
I would like to add an external hard drive to my computer and have it be a second drive or slave drive.

I have today learned that I first need to know if the USB ports on the computer are 1.0 or 2.0
I have a Dell desk top computer perhaps 4-5 years old, maybe 6. I am running Windows XP Professional and have a Pentium 4 CPU. I have 150Gigs of RAM at 2700 MHZ .
I hope some one will please instruct me on how to determine what speed my USB ports are?
Is there any thing else I should know before I purchase the external hard drive
Thanks y'all!
 

Answer:How to : determine what speed a USB port is?

Well.. unless you're looking to possibly upgrade your computer it doesn't really matter. Just get a USB 2.0 drive, if your computer only has USB 1.0 ports then the drive will operate at USB 1.0 speeds. USB is backwards compatible.
If you really want to know then you could always google your motherboard's specs. Or if you don't know what motherboard you have you could google your computer's model number to find out.

..and you can't have 150gigs of RAM. Memory comes in powers of two. So you either have 2mb, 4mb, 8mb, 16mb, 64mb, 128mb, 256mb, 512mb, 1024mb, etc. Today's computers will usually have either 4gb, 6gb, or 8gb of RAM. Anything more is excessive(unless you're editing very large HD videos or something).
 

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Hello, am in the market for a used T500 on eBay and am looking to get a model with only the intel graphics and an LED backlit display. If there isn't an exact match in the psref document Is there any way to tell from the machine type model number the different types of backlighting used on that machine? On the parts lookup site https://support.lenovo.com/us/en/partslookup I've noticed the same FRU (13R2449) LCD PARTS for all the different T500 types from the psref document whether they are indicated to be CCFL or LED. I would have thought a different FRU number would be used for the different types of backlighting used? Thank you in advance for any further info on this! Paul













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Answer:T500 machine type model lookup to determine LED vs CCFL backlighting?

The only way to know is the lookup by serial. 

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Iv recently encountered the dreaded Plugged-In not charging Error
Upon Boot
ALERT! AC power wattage and type cannot be determined. The battery may not charge. The system will adjust the performance to match the power available. 
Iv come to the conclusion its the module that determines the adapter and wattage type.
As iv tested it with known working chargers and batteries.
Can anyone *** me with this knowledge or allow me to get a schematic for the mother board?

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It's happening more and more that my memory use will rise above 80%, even to 96% at times. What's using all that memory? According to the Task Manager, nothing. Nothing is using all that memory. And yes, it's set up to show processes from all users. Before rebooting a few minutes ago, my Physical Memory usage was at 74%; this was after terminating just about every process I thought I could get away with. Then I copied over the numbers from the Task Manager (using HyperSnap) and added them up in Excel. I was using a grand total of 612,872 K. Yet I have 4 gigs of RAM. That's nowhere near 25%, let alone 74%. Something is filling up my RAM invisibly, and I don't like that. I want to know what's happening so I can do something about it.

I'm using a no-brand PC. The motherboard is a Gigabyte H55M-S2H. 4096 MB DDR3-SDRAM. Windows 7.

Answer:I can't determine what's using up my memory.

To start post a screenshot of Task Manager - Performance tab, when the problem occurs. This should tel us where to look next.

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I cannot seem to get my system information that I need to add memory to my computer. I am not sure what my mother board actually is because the Scisoft gave me the wrong info. How do I determine what my computer actually has for hardware? Thank you in advance.
 

Answer:How do I determine which memory card I need?

Everest will tell you what is installed on your PC.

Visit http://www.majorgeeks.com/page.php?id=20 for Everest, and lots of other good stuff.

Visit www.crucial.com for an on-line check of your PC and recommendations on what RAM suits your PC. Bazza
 

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Hey All, I have a computer with 256mb ram and i want to upgrade to 512mb but i do not know if my computer can support that much, so i was wondering, are there any programs i can download that can determine the amount of ram my system can support? I do not have any manuals for this computer as i built it myself and cannot seem to find any info about this motherboard on the net.

Cheers, Nissanman
 

Answer:Program to determine how much memory is supported?

Well, CPU-Z dosnt tell me the Make and model of my motherboard, but it does say that the chipset is Via Apollo Pro.
 

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Hi to all,

This is my first post here and glad to be a part of this community.

I am currently experiencing BSOD from time to time, although not frequently. I am able to detect that my memory is the main cause of this. I have 2 512 memory modules, and I have removed one module, which I detect is the faulty one.

Now, I bought a new one, 1 GB, and now my memory totals up to 1512 MB (thats 1 gb + 512 mb). But the BSOD keeps re-appearing again. But not that frequent. This 1gb of ram is from Kingston and the other 512 is a generic one. My motherboard manual also supports the Kingston module, but I can't still pinpoint the problem.

I am asking for advice on how to clearly detect memory problems. I also tried experimenting with the Memtest program, which I still have no idea on how to use it well.

http://www.memtest86.com/

I'll try to do some other tests, like swapping the two memory modules or by removing one and checking out how it will turn out.

thanks and god bless.
 

Answer:about Memtest and how to determine memory problems

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In the HP ENVY 13t (i5-7200U, Intel HD 620, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD), what speed is the RAM? is it 1600, or is it 1866?  Is the 256GB SSD a SATA, or is it a PCIe?  Is the 13.3? FHD display a TN, or is it an IPS?

Answer:What is its RAM speed, SSD type, and display type?

Double, please usehttps://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/What-is-the-RAM-s-speed-Is-the...

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I know my motherboard uses DDR, I just don't know what is the fastest speed it supports. I think the RAM in it is PC2109 or around that. The only reading I can get off the board is "Intel Desktop D845PG" and google returns nothing. I want to buy some new ram, but want to go higher than is supported by my board.

Any help?
 

Answer:What type of RAM does my board support

Heres a great tool http://www.majorgeeks.com/download4181.html

You might want to take a look at this link as well: http://support.intel.com/support/motherboards/desktop/d845bg/sb/CS-013126.htm
 

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Can someone tel me pls what main board is in Leonovo M50its nowere to findOriginal description: Based on 8187-F8G: Intel Pentium 4 3.2GHz (512KB), 800MHz FSB, 1GB, 80GB 7200RPM IDE HDD, PCI Desktop (4x4), Intel 865G, 16x DVD-ROM, Intel Gigabit Ethernet, POV, Windows XP HomeTHX

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W7X64 Pro
ASUS X99-DELUXE
CPU5960X
DDR4 Crossair 2800Mhz
GTX750Ti/K5000/K20
M.2 Plextor 256GB Extended Drive System C: + Xp941 System C: 512 GB
WD Black2TB X3
XT750GB X2

When I run Windows performance Index
I get this message Unable to determine memory performance
Try various solutions avaliable on net.
Update hot fix memory as per as L3 cache more than 16MB
nothing solved this error windows still un rated

Answer:WEI Unable to determine memory performance Error

Welcome to the 7Forums!

It may appear your RAM may be a little faulty.

Try running Memtest86+ overnight.

Be sure to post back results.

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I am currently maintaining a critical excel 2010 worksheet, that takes forever to load and forever to refresh all data.

I have tried removing formats on most of the workbooks, but it only increased the size of the file and the whole processing was even slower.

This situation will probably worsen as the file gets loaded with more data.

I'm aware that Excel 2010 has around 2GB of memory, but is there a way to determine how much memory is being utliized, so at least I can monitor whether the file is coming close to its memory limit?

I know there is a Function called INFO(type)

where for Type "memavail" displays Amount of memory available (bytes).

"memused" displays Amount of memory being used (bytes).

"totmem" displays Total memory

But this function only applies to •Excel 2007, Excel 2003, Excel XP, Excel 2000 versions.

well this link tells me no longer available in Excel 2010.
Anyway to monitor the memory usage in Excel 2010 and to speed up processes too?
 

Answer:Determine how much memory Excel 2010 worksheet is using

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Anyone know what type of Motherboard takes a Intel Penium II CPU ?. I am use to AMD Boards e'g Socket 462 (Socket A).Is a Intel PII CPU a Socket 370 fitting.Can you still get the boards for them. got given a cpu but no motherboard.Don't know if this is allowed, asking 2 qeustions I have a redundant Win98SE CD, OEM with code/book etc, that was never used as I upgraded O/s from day 1. Does anyone know if microsoft do cash back ofers on past Windows CD's ?. like they do on Office software. Or could I put it in my local paper without breaking any MS law.

Answer:What type of fitting on M/board is a Pentium II ?

Intel PII cpu fitted into a slot. Chipsets associated with this were, from memory, Intel 440BX and the like. Try e-bay for a suitable board and RAM.

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as the subject line says what type of mother board is in my ax3-710-ur53...micro or mini atx?

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i'm after the right type of memory for an asus p5nd2-sli s775 nforce mother board. which type do i need.?any help greatly recievedcheers

Answer:what type of ram do i require for asus m/board

Crucial Memory Advisor? Tool click here

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as the subject line says what type of mother board is in my ax3-710-ur53...micro or mini atx?

Answer:what type of mother board is in my ax3-710-ur53......

Hello, The motherboard form factor is DTX (mm): 244x200. Exactly 243.84x203.20

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My laptop - Toshiba A135-s2276 (released in feb 2007)
Is it possible to determine for certain if my laptop supports dual-channel memory??

Currently it has 512mb and am thinking of adding another 512 (if it supports dual channel)

other users of the same laptop reported that cpu-z doesn't show any indication of dual-channel.
Any way to be certain of this? Its a new laptop so i am hoping its supports dual-channel.
 

Answer:how to determine if laptop supports dual-channel memory

Your laptop can be upgraded to upto 2 gigs of ram. However, it doesn`t support dual channel memory operation.

If you need further info, you can phone Toshiba on 800-457-7777.

Regards Howard
 

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I need to replace my ThinkPad R61 system board. The problem is it's hard to find the exact type, plus it's with the defected Nvidia 140N gpu, so it's very likely to face the same problem.My motherboard is: Planar FRU 42W7882The laptop type is: 8918-DFG

Answer:Can the original R61 main board be replaced with one of different type?

You can put in a board with Intel graphics, but you cannot use a T61 board. 15.4" R61 machines are physically different. One problem is that you have a Penryn CPU and only a very small number of boards have Penryn support

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Hi, I have recently installed one of product server in my system (windows 7) and uninstalled the same, due to some configuration issue. And trying to install the same, but i'm getting "Cannot determine Installation Type" error while re-installing the same application. Kindly help me fix the issue
 

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I would like to say thanks to Tuus for his assistance in obtaining a replacement system board for our T61 that had a failed nvidia chip.  We missed the Lenovo deadlines and were on our own, Tuus made it easy. He supplied a board with the Intel chip set and the fan/heat sink.  When the board arrived I pulled the unit down to nothingness and rebuilt. It took about 2 hours form start to finish. I looked at the lenovo repair training videos for a few wire routings and generally everything went well.   One item of note is our unit is a wide screen and it has 4 screws for the hinge.  The video does not show two of the four, but it was not a big deal to find the empty holes. The board booted and I set the requisite bios settings and we were off and running. The graphics came right up no problem even though drives were not loaded.  I let it update through the thinkvantage update and windows update.  Took an eternity (note to self run the thinkvantage update more frequently).  The Intel gpu drivers did not automatically load, so I went to the lenovo downloads and installed them manually.  No big deal. The machine is up and running and the Intel gpu is more than adequate for our needs. To those who have some ability, do not be afraid to go this route.  It is doable and you can save an otherwise nice piece of equipment.   

Answer:T61 type 7662 system board replacement- thanks Tuus

Glad I was able to help, these are great computers and well worth the time and effort to fix. Thanks for sharing your experience





ThinkPad W-510 i7-820QM(1.73-3.06GHz) Quad Core... ThinkPad T500, T9900, 8gb SSD...FrankNpad T-60p/61p (X9000 2.8ghz) 8gb SSD ips FlexView...ThinkPad T-61p (T9300 2.5ghz) 8gb ram...Thinkpad X-61 Tablet 8gb ram.

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Hi  I need to replace the mother board on my T430(type 2344-PBU) with processor Intel Core i7-3520M(Part no :04W4139), the part number on current mother board is 04x3655, but cant find it in ebay. can you please list the supported mother boards for T430(type 2344-PBU) with processor Intel Core i7-3520M(Part no :04W4139).

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I'm looking for the inscription (make/model) of the APS chip (accelerometer) for the W530. My haunch is that it's an Analog Devices ADXL325. The location should be at item C in the image below from the 530 System Board Assembly page. Any help would be appreciated! I'm also curious to know if this is being used in other 4/500 series systems and elsewhere in the Thinkpad line.





What's on your Thinkpad? T42 2379-R9U, T61 6460-DWU, W530 2436

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Hello, i'm new to the forum so i hope i'm not repeating this question. I haven't seen it specific to my model. I am trying to find the part number for the mother board in the PC. I've looked at the parts list on Lenovo's website and don't even see it on that. Any help would be greatly appreciated! Thanks.

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Does the motherboard itself contribute to the speed of a system or is that function entirely up to the CPU that is used on a given motherboard.
 

Answer:The speed of a board

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I have a Lenovo G550 2.2 Ghz with 250 gb hdd. Now i have a ram of 2gb 8500s but i want to upgrade to bigger ram.do you know if a 4gb ddr3 10600 ram works with the laptop? And also will it be complied with the 2gb ram as well so i can have in total 6gb ram? I want to make it faster to open some programs like photoshop and also to reduce the boot time. thank you

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I have a ASUS P2B motherboard. I'm trying to determine the AGP type. The manual just seems to say AGP, so I assume its AGPx1 as opposed to x2 or higher?

Answer:ASUS M/Board AGP speed?

See this FAQ on Asus P2B (440BX) mohterboards.click here

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I have an am2nf4g-sata2 motherboard
With 2 gigs of ddr2
I have 2 gigs of ram PC2-6400 (DDR2-800) 5-5-5-15 Dual Channel
and amd athlon 3800x2. 64 cpu
I'm using 128 onboard video
Sony dvd rw dw Q-120athat I updated it's firmware

It seems to start up quite slow

Is this board a slow board can anyone tell me the best overclock settings to set the bios and what I should disable for faster speeds etcs

Will a later asrock board run faster.


Thanks,

New Thinker
 

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Hi allOk, A friend of mine has been building a computer over the last few months, and is now in the stage of ordering the last few parts. Only knowing the basic's, he inlisted my help. Now, i checked that he had ordered all the right parts. Last thing u want is a P4 CPU and a socket A motherboard and i'm sure it does happen. But now only one thing is left to work out, and the motherboard manual does'nt help much.On the box, Its states that its a "super 333 Socket" So i would assume that this is referring to the FSB. We oreded a 2400+ AMD XP, which is 2Ghz, With a FSB of 333, But the motherboard also has the Clock speed. Now this can be set at 3 different speeds. 100, 133 and 166. But in the manual, its states that,100 is infact 100 to 132133 is 133 to 165166 is 166 to 200So what do i set the jumpers to? And could u also explain as i have forgot what this is setting. ThanksPS- also running DDR 333 (PC2700) If thats any help

Answer:Mother Board Clock Speed. What should i set it at?

Thats the Clock speed again, Hope it makes more sences like this100=100to132,133=132to165,166=166to200

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I recently switched to a new Asus MB model A7V400-MX with a new in the box AMD Sempron 2400+ CPU. The CPU box says it should run at 1.667MHz with 333MHz FSB. But my BIOS says 1000MHz clock and 100 MHz FSB.

Is this normal?

I have tried fussing with the DIP switch on the MB but it doesn't seem to make a difference.

Thanks.

Answer:Asus board shows low CPU speed

One thing befor I leave raise your FSB to the standard its normal yes its default

Peace

Kadahaf Out

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hey guys im curently gona upgrade from an intel to a 64 bit amd prossesor so im lookin at this mobo it says fsb 2000mhz but my amd prossesor is 2.2 ghz?

http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...127-197&depa=1

Answer:will this board suport this prossesor at full speed?

Wrong board. That's PCI-E. This is the one you are thinking of:
http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...127-186&depa=1

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Hello

I was wondering if I could get some technical support.
I was using the system with the on board factory high speed data port, which connects to the cat 5 wire.
The next day the system would not connect to the internet. I checked the Cat 5 wire by hooking up my lap top and it works fine.
Usually when I have the ct 5 wire hooked up, the high speed data port has a little green light on it  lit up. Now that little green light is yellow.
I thought I could just hook up another high speed data port. So I opened the case and put in another high speed data port.  That doesn't work either and it doesn't light up.
QUESTION is there a way to turn on and off the ion board data port?  I think the non factory high speed data port just automatically works.
Anyone know how to turn on and off the on board
Thanks  scott burry

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Greetings TSF,

A couple or so weeks ago, I was infected with rundii32.exe; Chemist at the malware board helped clear that out and set up Antivir antivirus, Outpost firewall, and a new hosts file; however, lately my CPU Usage Percentage has been consistently flatlining at 100%, bringing my computer to the blazing speed of a slideshow. I have turned off said firewall and antivirus, but to no avail. All of the processes running seem to be important, so I can't kill any superfluous processes. I have run the latest version of Antivir and Spybot and found nothing, and Chemist has confirmed that I have no malware in my system. Never before has my system been so slow.

Is there anything I can do to restore my speed - the rate I'm going at is nigh-unusable.

OS: Windows XP Professional 5.1, Build 2600 SP2
System Model: Intel Pentium 4 CPU 1500MHz
Total Ram: 768 MB
New Software Installed: Avira Antivir Antivirus, Agnitum Outpost Firewall Free Edition, JDiskReport 1.3.1, Unlocker Assistant
Recent Crashes: None
Spyware/Malware/Virus Scan Results: Nothing found

Answer:Obscenely Slow Speed - Routed from Malware Board

You can check for things that start in addition to Windows.

Click start, run, type msconfig and press enter.

Look under Startup - uncheck EVERTHING!

Look under Services, check the box to hide MS Services, and again, uncheck EVERYTHING left.

Reboot.

After that, is the comp running high cpu still?

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How to utilize motherboard fan speed control when your fan has the wrong connector

I recently ordered the Vantec TD9238H case fan, appropriately named "Tornado." After it arrived, I soon learned the misleading spec on Newegg "Power Connector: 3/4 Pin" actually means "4-pin connector, with the RPM sensor in a separate 3-pin connector." Since the 4-pin connector is always at 12V, the fan was always at maximum speed, and the "Tornado" was so loud I couldn't even hear my own thoughts. Rather than go through the hassle (and delay) of returning it, I decided to make it work. Here's how (soldering required):


Obtain a 3-pin connector (for example from a failed fan).
Solder as follows:

P1(ground/black) from 3-pin connector to ground from fan connector (black for the standard 4-pin Molex connector)
P2(12V/red) from 3-pin connector to 12V from fan connector (yellow for the standard 4-pin Molex connector)
P3(RPM sensor/yellow or white) from the 3-pin connector to RPM sensor directly from fan (usually yellow or white) *Note: this step is not required if your motherboard fan speed control does not use feedback from the fan. This was the case for my Compaq Presario where fan speed is only dependent on CPU usage.*

Plug the 3-pin connector onto the motherboard fan speed control pins. (The original connector should not be plugged in).

So far, this has been working fine for me. Feel free to reply with any questions/comme... Read more

Answer:How to utilize on-board fan speed control when your fan has the wrong connector

One thing isn't clear to me. Isn't the 3 pin connector supposed to be plugged into the motherboard. Some, though not all, motherboard fan power feeds have a sensor for the 3 pin connector that comes with the fan. The molex is an alternate power feed for the fan, although as you said always full speed.

Did you not have a free motherboard connector or was the cable too short? Maybe I just misunderstood.
 

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I was just wondering if a card like this would saturate a gigabyte connection better, or if it's all the same as long as everything's going by gigabit ethernet. Is the hard drive the only bottleneck? Any advantages over today's on-board at all?
 

Answer:Do internal cards potentially speed up transfers vs on-board?

A simple single port intel card does wonders over most built in ports, Realteks in particular. If you have a built in intel card, don't bother.

A dual port card would require a switch to support nic teaming on the other end and isn't worth it for you average home user. I don't even bother with it and my switch supports it.
 

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Hey all, I'm going absolutely nuts. I'm building a new system up for my mom and the parts she bought are fubar! The old board wouldn't format the HDD when I tried to install windows XP pro on it, though the hard drive did fine loading in my PC. Bought a new board and it won't POST. I had the Bus set to 233MHz which is what AMD lists as the frequency for the AthalonXP 2800+, but when I put the processor back in the old board to make sure I didn't fry the processor it read it's bus speed as 100MHz. I upped the speed to 233 on that board and it stopped posting. Do I have a bunk chip? If so, is the old board actually ok?

I'll post all the specs of the boards when I get back, but any 1st thoughts would be appreciated.
 

Answer:new board won't POST, Processor not running at correct speed

Hello and welcome to Techspot.

The correct front side bus speed for your athlon 2800+ cpu is 166mhz. By setting it to 233mhz this constitutes a massive overclock, and that is why your system wont post.

If you look at the cpu specs below you will see that the Athlon xp 2800+ has an fsb of 333mhz which is means it should be set to 166mhz. 166mhz X the multiplier of 12.5 = 2083mhz clock speed.

See HERE for athlon specs.

Regards Howard :wave: :wave:
 

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I have a motherboard that has a FSB of up to 400MHz.
My processor is an AthlonXP 2200 which can only run at 266MHz
My memory is 256MB DDR DRAM PC2700
SisSoftware Sandra testing tells me my memory speed and processsor speed do not match. Question is: Does this really matter? I know a processor upgrade would sort it but a)the computer seems to run fine and b) I daren't try to sneak ANOTHER pc purchase past the wife! (just yet);-)
 

Answer:Memory speed faster than processor speed

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Powerless certainly helped there with the answear to my last question ..But now i need to find out where i can get a list of settings for my gigabyte i440bx/zx mother board.Mother board is .........gigabyte 440bx/zxchipset is...............intel i440bx/zxNeed to find......... system speed settingsFrontside bus speed needs to go to .......100mhzmutiplier stays the same............x5.0gives me........500mhz..out of the 333mhz celeron????????????????????????????????????

Answer:gygabyte m/board. system speed core voltage settin

click hereUsefl looking link. A Google search produces lots of helpful advice on overclocking Celerons, which are generally regarded as well suited to overclocking."All at your own risk" however!

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My girlfriend has a 566mhz celeron with 11mb shared intel integrated video. I have a 866mhz pentium3 with 32mb nvidia riva tnt2 agp graphics card. She has gotten hooked on a game called 99 bottles where you have to slide the bottles across the screen to line them up. I have noticed that they move much slower on her computer than on mine. I am considering buying her a 16 or 32 mb pci (she doesn't have an agp port) video card (I know they make faster now but she only plays simple games), but I'm not sure if it'd make a difference in games like this, like solitaire games where you have to watch the card move across the screen when it's dealt. Does anybody know about such things?

thank you very much,
Robert Kupferer
 

Answer:does better hardware increase speed on simple board and card games

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Just trying to figure out what kind of Ram is in this computer, without opening the box. Is there a way to know this from within windows? Running XP home.
 

Answer:Is there a way to tell what type and speed of Ram from within windows?

Do you know what motherboard you have installed?
 

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Hello,I am thinking of buying the T460s with a base configuration and then upgrading the SSD myself.Question - If I choose to buy the 128GB SATA SSD, does this mean that the SSD slot can only have SATA M.2 SSD in it?Similarly, If I choose the 256GB PCI-NVMe, then the SSD slot can hold only NVMe M.2 SSDs in it? Is there even such a thing as a universal M.2 slot, that can take SATA OR NVMe SSD? Thank you very much.-D











Solved!
Go to Solution.

Answer:T460s SSD Type and Bus Speed

Per https://support.lenovo.com/us/en/products/laptops-and-netbooks/thinkpad-t-series-laptops/thinkpad-t4... , I think taking the SATA route with an aftermarket PCIe NVMe should be fine, but I too would like confirmation from an authority here. That said, if Lenovo?s markup for storage wasn?t so obscene, this would be less of a concern.

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Hi my mate wants some more ram, he wants 1GB

But he has no idea what speed or type is needed. Is there any softare or ways to find out what he needs and what speed

(He wants to do this without opening his pc)

Thanks
Josh
 

Answer:How to check ram type and speed

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My mobo is a 9450 CTO.  Currently running a core 2 duo at 1.66GHz. T5500 model.  Can I  bump up the performance markedly with this mobo or not?

Answer:What speed/type processors can I use?

any of these will work:T5600 (1.83 GHz), T7200 (2 GHz), T7400 (2.16 GHz), T7600 (2.33 GHz)they are all core 2 duo processors.

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this happens to me a lot, and it's pretty annoying; after my computer is on for a while, i notice that when i hold down a key when im typing, it slows the action down. for example, if i want to delete a sentence, usually i hold down the backspace key and the cursor zips across the screen deleting everything real quick. but the longer my computer is on, it gets slower and it takes like a second per word. same if im typing; if i hold down a key, it will get maybe 4 characters down in a second when it should knock out 10 in that time.

this isn't affecting the speed letters are typed as i hit the keys, only when i hold down the button. so is there something i hit on my keyboard unknowingly that bogs down the rate letters are typed, or is it something else?

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I have an AsRock K8NF4G-SATA2 M/B. I have some 800MHz memory left over from another computer, but the board only claims to support 400MHz.Will the memory work on my board at 400MHz speed, or must i get an 800Mhz board?Thanks in advanceDumb_Haddock

Answer:New Memory.. Old Board

Each memory slot can hold DDR PC3200,DDR PC2700,DDR PC4000 with a maximum of 1GB per slot. click here

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I have this board
P55A-UD3P
with this memory Patriot
2000LL series 2gig dimm ddr3

pc3-16000U DDr3-1066
can i place the ram into a P5P41T LE

will it work. Cause i want to use
this stick. its a waste of money if not using it

thank you
 

Answer:can i use this memory in other board

According to what I havew been able to find on that motherboard it should work. This might be dependant on what you already have on that Motherboard for Ram
 

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Hoping someone can answer this.  We sell overstock new items (including computers).  We just received a shipment of HP EliteBook 820 G2 laptops (new & sealed).  Unfortunately, the outside of the box does not give me any information as to the processor type or speed other that an Intel Inside sticker on the outside of the box.  The product codes are P2C18UT#ABA,  P2C22UT#ABA.  Is there a way to tell by this code the processor type / speed / amt of ram on each of these?  I really do not want to have to crack the factory seal unless absolutely necessary.  Thanks in advance for any insight.

Answer:Can you tell the process type / speed by the model #?

Yeah here they were for sale on newegg and Walmart. I think you can assume the ones you have are the same specs: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=9SIA6ZP3K33047 http://www.walmart.com/ip/HP-EliteBook-840-G2-Notebook-PC-12.5-Display-Intel-Core-i5-5200U-Processor... They have the same processor but the Walmart model has an SSD and a higher resolution screen.   

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I was planning to buy a used Dell latitude laptop. How do I check processor type and speed, RAM harddrive capacity of the machine?

Thanks,
 

Answer:checking processor type and speed

premsoman
Most of that info should be available on the screen at boot. If it goes by too fast to read, hit the pause/break key and it will stop untill you hit escape. If a splash screen is in your way try hitting escape then pause/break. Another option, get the exact model number and go to Dell's website to see what the system specs are supposed to be.
http://support.dell.com/us/en/docs/index.asp?cc=12&ct=87

Good Luck
 

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I need a USB A B Type Full Speed 2.0 cable for my Brother printer and would like to know if the cable is the same that I ordered from Amazon Belkin Hi-Speed USB 2.0 Cable (10 Feet) if this is the right USB Cable for my printer?
 

Answer:USB A B Type Full Speed 2.0 Cable

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Looking for opinions (pros and cons) of the two processors types and speeds.

Intel® Pentium® 4 Processor 640 w/HT Technology (3.2GHz,800FSB)

Pentium® D Processor 820 with Dual Core Technology (2.80GHz, 800FSB)


Does the Dual Core provide any significant advantage even though running slower than the Hyper Threading processor. Will the Dual Core be better at multi tasking since it is a dual processor core.

In performance tests, which would yield better results.
 

Answer:Opinions on Processor type/speed

Some comparison performance tests of CPUs including the two you have earmarked above Chas http://www23.tomshardware.com/cpu.html

My take on it, yes the Dual Core CPUs do have a distinct edge over their single core parents, and in the tests above at Toms do occupy the top slots in the multitasking tests, personally I dont see any Cons to a dual cpu, plus more software will be written to take advantage of the 2xcores.

My pref would be the 820.
 

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hi

processors have speeds like 2.7GHz and this actually a frequency at which it runs ..

frequency is cycles per second .... 2.7GHz = 2.7*1024*1024*1024 = 2,899,102,924.8 Hz i.e cycles per second or pulses per second .

i think 2,899,102,924.8 bits per second such processor is said to process .

on the other hand we have system type like 64-bit ... does that mean processor only processes 64 bits per second ? and how we differentiate both of these factors and distinguish clearly ?

Answer:system type and processor speed

It would be more accurate to think of it as the way the chip handles data and floating-point registers.

I sadly do not actually know the math. It does increase the rate at which data is processed.
It has more to do with the registers though. I'm not sure how it would fit into your equation exactly.

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greetings all,

I have a PC Chips motherboard, (m756mrt), with 750 p111 and 512 mbs of pc133.
the manual says the onboard video can use 64 mbs of ram....I have it set that way in the bios, but it only shows up using 32 mbs, (system and sysoft sandra) any ideas?

thanks much
 

Answer:on board video memory

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My old K6 based computer has finally died. Most of it is much newer, so I thought I'd just replace the m'board, CPU and memory (Oh, I guess I'll need an new OS as well)Are there any particularly good deals available at the moment? I don't need anything particularly powerful, just robust.

Answer:M'board, CPU, memory bundles

click hereHave a look at Novatech, they do some great bundles and are an excellent firm to deal with.

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I will be upgrading my system in july and was wondering if anyone can recomend a new cpu, motherboard and DDR3 sims. I currently have an E8500, ASUS P5N-32E, GTX275, Corsair TX650 PSU and 4gig of DDR2. I was thinking of going with the an Intel Core i7 930 2.80Ghz (Bloomfield) (Socket LGA1366). Can anyone recomend a good board around £150-180 that will fit this CPU and also some DDR3 sims?
 

Answer:New CPU, board and memory time

The Asus P6X58D-E is a great motherboard at your price point.

Are you planning on going with 6GB of DDR3 memory to utilise the CPU's triple channel memory controller? What's your budget for the memory?
 

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Hi,

I want to upgrade my PC as some components are getting pretty old, i.e. the mobo, cpu and memory. I want to get a Core 2 duo CPU and motherboard, only I don't want to have to buy the RAM, cpu and mobo all at once.

So my question is can ddr be in a ddr2 core 2 duo mobo?

Thanks
 

Answer:DDR memory in a Core 2 Duo Board

You may be able to find a board with two sets of slots - one for each type.
 

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Out of curiosity I was wondering on average how much memory on board sound uses when playing games at the highest sound setting. I wondered if a sound card with it's own memory would boost performance by freeing up memory?
 

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Hi. I have a dell dimension L800r. I only have two memory slots and want to know if I can increase my ammount of memory slots by using a MEMORY EXPANSION BOARD. If so, can you reccomend any compatible with my system?
Thanks!
 

Answer:Memory Expansion Board

I've never heard of a memory expansion board for a desktop system. Your just going to have to live with only two slots to put sticks of RAM in. I could find no information from the internet regarding memory expansion boards in desktop computers. Memory expansion boards are used for servers though. Things like only having two memory slots come and bite you later when you buy a budget PC. I learned that the hard way.
 

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confusedI volunteer in a senior center helping out folks with computer problems. We've had a lot of stuff donated over the years.
Is there any danger in experimenting with different memory boards in trying to upgrade total memory? That is, can any physical damage result from trying out some of these in the older computers.
I know many times the boards have to be balanced, and also that this is not the preferred method of upgrade, but a lot of these folks can't afford anything else and running XP SP2 or worse, SP3, is really painful.
Can I harm anything experimenting?
 

Answer:Memory Board Question

The worst that could happen is the computer won't boot with the memory installed,usually removing it and resetting the cmos solves this.

Saying that there's risk with everything,if the memory has been stored in a garden shed and the contacts have become rusty and bridged you could kill the board,usually the better the motherboard the more safety measures are implemented especially if the motherboard has been designed for over clocking,older cheap boards don't like anything out of the ordinary.
 

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My IT guy was telling me that the type of file can affect download speeds across the network (LAN connection) to a local HD. Say if you have an image file vs. PDF vs whatever. I say hogwash. A 10-meg file, say, should be a 10-meg file no matter what. If there is any slight difference, then it would be minimal at best.

I was getting some problems with a large powerpoint file copying to my laptop from a server where my download speed started fine, then stalled and crept down to about 20 kb/sec. I tested the download several times and it would take MINUTES to copy sometimes and other times would even error out it was taking so long. Co-worker could download the exact same file in about 2-secs on his machine.
 

Answer:Does File Type affect copy speed?

In same cases, he is right, but in this specific case something else is going on. There was a nasty issue with windows 8 that caused this, but it has been patched.
 

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Hi. I am trying to figure out what kind of high speed connection would be the fastest. Would it be DSL, Broadband, Cable, or some other kind of connection? Preferably, I will definitely want it to be fast for downloading web pages and also for downloading any kind of file. Your advice will be appreciated. Thanks!
 

Answer:Fastest type of high speed connection?

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Hello,
I have 2GB RAM on my Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit. I would like to buy additional 2GB RAM making a total of 4GB. I know that 32bit Windows 7 will not detect 4GB of RAM so ill be installing 64Bit version. I have a AMD athlon x2 dual core 5000+ 64Bit processor at 2.60GHz. I just opened up my chases to find out what type of RAM I have and also did a "Crucial Scan" which tells me I have a DDR2 PC2-6400, DDR2 PC2-5300 type of memory. I read somewhere that I need same type of RAM for better performance. My RAM card's label says it is a 2GB 2Rx8 PC2-6400U-666.

I need to know if I should install the same PC2-6400U-666 RAM in another slot or I can even use PC2-5300? which one is better? My RAM card labels does not show the RAM speed.

Also the Crucial Scan says that I can install a maximum of 4GB RAM. But is it 4GB per slot of the manufacturers maximum is 4GB?

My Crucial Scan:
Edit:
You can get all information you want about your RAM with a little tool called CPUZ even without opening your CPU case,
(Just for people who will have same problems in future)
My RAM details:

Answer:Installing additional RAM - need to know speed, type and size.

If you want the best results, I would go in one of two ways. I'd either pull he existing chip out and buy the identical one....or just buy a new 2x2 GB kit. Either way, for best results and best chance of compatibility, you'll want identical chips.

Given the link, it means you have two slots in total, that can accept up to 2 GB per slot, for a total of 4 GB.

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Hello all, I just bought a 110-15ISK Type 80UD and it is not yet delivered; however, I would like to know if anyone can tell me the designated SATA speed for the 1TB mechanical hard drive because some literature states it is just SATA while other literature states it is SATA II. The reason I am asking is because I have seen many videos where individuals have chosen to install an SSD; however, I see no reason to do that if the speed is only going to be at standard SATA (150MB/s). However, if the 110-15ISK Type 80UD offers SATA II (300MB/s) or SATA III (600MB/s), then it might be wothwhile to go with an SSD. Thanks, newlaptop 













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Answer:SATA Speed on a 110-15ISK Type 80UD?

I'm seeing that it has SATA III (6Gb/s)... confirmed this with Lenovo's documents, and Crucial mentions the same this: http://www.crucial.com/usa/en/compatible-upgrade-for/Lenovo/ideapad-110-15isk
 

 
Hope this helps, and happy upgrading

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I was wondering if there is a way to detect a users connection speed and type when they visit our site. Obviously there is a way, but i haven't found one yet.

If the users connection speed and type is 56k or less, i would like to direct to a text only page. if it is higher, than i would like to direct them to our regular page with graphics and flash.

thanks.
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Obviously higher is better, which is more important? Would a card with less memory (64MB) and higher speeds run better than a card with more memory (128 or 256MB) and lower speeds? If speeds are = then a card with more memor would work better, correct?
 

Answer:Core Speed and Memory Speed

List the models you are comparing to.
 

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