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    Troubleshooting a problem, any help?

    I have a Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD5H MoBo and recently opened up my case to make sure all my fans were running, they were so no worries there, but there was a red LED lit on the board that indicated...
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    Bluray backup

    Is this practical from an expense perspective? I was noticing that a BluRay Burner with 16X write speed is easy enough to find, but not the discs that would allow for 16X write speed. Or am I...
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    It's stopped doing it, the only thing I did...

    It's stopped doing it, the only thing I did different is I adjusted the antenna on my D-Link DWA-552 Extreme-N Wireless PCI Adapter at the back of my case. Three antennas were all pointing straight...
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    http://www.apc.com/resource/include/techspec_index...

    http://www.apc.com/resource/include/techspec_index.cfm?base_sku=BE750G

    That's my battery backup. The speakers do have their own power connection, checked, no problem... female connector for the...
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    Ooo that would suck I mean these speakers are...

    Ooo that would suck I mean these speakers are less than 2 months old. I use onboard sound for the system. I wonder if I plug the output in the front I/O if that makes a difference. Gonna try that. ...
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    Not sure where to post it so I'm doing it here...

    Not sure where to post it so I'm doing it here because my components are all listed in the first post.

    I'm having an issue where there is a loud electrical sound that comes through the speakers, a...
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    I'm not sure why you'd have issues with the case,...

    I'm not sure why you'd have issues with the case, but I do know in order to recommend what to upgrade we're going to need to know what you have currently... besides the case. *grin*

    Edit: Oh and...
  8. Yeah MS has a tendency to overcharge, like I said...

    Yeah MS has a tendency to overcharge, like I said before if it weren't for the fact that I want to play games I wouldn't have even paid for Win7 to install on this build. Linux Mint is on my laptop...
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    Ok, after the install of the 3gig data drive, I...

    Ok, after the install of the 3gig data drive, I reconfigured the fans while I was in the case.

    I took out the top fans and put the sound dampening back, I turned over the PSU so it would draw...
  10. Any updates for this since this post is from 2007...

    Any updates for this since this post is from 2007 I thought it would be nice to update it.

    Also I'm looking for a freeware if possible, pay for if I must, utility to auto sort TONS of files and...
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    I'm as excited about Star Wars: The Old...

    I'm as excited about Star Wars: The Old Republic... awesome game and it's now FreeToPlay although if you try it and like it I recommend a subscription because it opens up so much more of the game. ...
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    Is there an advantage to using MS Office vs...

    Is there an advantage to using MS Office vs Openoffice, which I use Openoffice because I just think MS overcharges for most/all of their products. I haven't run into a single instance where MS...
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    I was thinking more like if calamity strikes and...

    I was thinking more like if calamity strikes and I get robbed someone takes the computer or if lightning strikes my building, no surge protector is strong enough to withstand a direct hit, but having...
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    Just figured this one out actually... If you go...

    Just figured this one out actually... If you go to devices and the storage controllers there is an option to untick it so it won't show up as ejectable. I wasn't even aware that existed till I was...
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    I still haven't figured out how to fix this if...

    I still haven't figured out how to fix this if anyone knows I'm all ears because I just know at some point I'm going to select the wrong device and disconnect my SSD/Boot drive on accident.
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    w I too am by no means an expert but I've been...

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    I too am by no means an expert but I've been told time and time again the cost of labor on a motherboard repair will far exceed the cost of replacement. Hate to deliver bad news like that but...
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    As a follow up to this, battery backup is...

    As a follow up to this, battery backup is amazing, working well and has been tested through self tests twice now. I like how it has software and power conditioner as well. Battery backup will give...
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    As a follow up to this, I just went into the...

    As a follow up to this, I just went into the system today to add my data hard drive, while I was in there I changed out the stock fans on the case and the H80i, the fans I added were also Corsair,...
  19. I found this link to be invaluable for optimizing...

    I found this link to be invaluable for optimizing Win7 for SSD.

    http://www.overclock.net/t/1156654/seans-windows-7-install-optimization-guide-for-ssds-hdds

    I didn't do all the tweeks but most...
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    Insuring your computer

    Does anyone have insurance to cover your PC should it be lost or stolen etc? And if so who is your coverage through? I'm curious if this is a wise option. I found a company that says for 65 bucks...
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    Yeah, Circuit breaker would be a better option....

    Yeah, Circuit breaker would be a better option. *grin* Oh also, you mentioned Cyberpower, the people in reviews of my APC mentioned them because they're saying the type of battery backup is different...
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    My problem tends to be when I read stuff in...

    My problem tends to be when I read stuff in reviews about it not being able to give proper backup to "modern" computers I get panicky... that's my big worry, and with the one I selected having 5 with...
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    Surge Protection/UPS

    What is the recommendation for a build like mine? How much is enough what's a good unit to buy... I have this one coming but not sure if I'm going to use it or return it based on some of the...
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    I like the build. The only thing I'd point out...

    I like the build.

    The only thing I'd point out is the case, good case, but make sure you actually check out that power/reset "rocker" button, just a personal pet peeve of mine but that one aspect...
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    Interesting development and I don't get what this...

    Interesting development and I don't get what this is about. I have my SSD as my main drive, yet, in the "safely remove hardware" options I have the option to safely remove it. I really don't even...
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