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Please read and remember the following rules before making a thread in this section: Here's how it goes, please read carefully. • No X vs/or Y threads. (nVidia vs ATi / XP or Vista) • Search for duplicate threads before making a new one,...

22nd July 2012
by Gran PC Go to last post
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General Linux Chat and Small Questions v. I broke my Arch Install ( 2 3 4 5 .. 124 125 126 127 Last ) This thread has images

Welcome to the GNU/Linux thread, where you can talk about Linux and other Linux related stuff. What is Linux? Linux is an operating system, a large piece of software that manages a computer. It is similar to Microsoft Windows, but it is entirely...

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CIPWTTKT&GC v0x21 (v33): Fuck Titles Edition ( 2 3 4 5 .. 1106 1107 1108 1109 Last ) This thread has images

Before you ask questions here LOOK AT THIS THREAD HERE! Keep your Speedtest shit RULES by daijitsu I'm going to say this, and no one's going to listen. This thread is about people who think or act like they're tech savvy, and fail miserably....

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Android Thread - The only phones with patented Kernel Panic technology! ( 2 3 4 5 .. 384 385 386 387 Last ) This thread has images

NO FUCKING PHONE WARS - DEBATE THE RELATIVE MERITS OF SAMSUNG/HTC/APPLE/MICROSOFT ETC YES BUT DON'T SHIT UP THE THREAD. THEY'RE JUST PHONES News and Reviews The Verge - Lots of exclusives and lovely looking videos. Anandtech - Less updates,...

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The "Quick Questions that does not Deserve a Thread"...Thread. V4 ( 2 3 4 5 .. 113 114 115 116 Last ) This thread has images

The purpose of this thread is simple. It's for those that have quick questions regarding on anything computer or perhaps electronics related, where a thread is not necessarily required. The reason of why such thread is created is to help reducing...

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RTL-SDR Megathread - Receive radio signals on the cheap ( 2 3 Last ) This thread has images

RTL-SDR. What the hell is that? RTL refers to the Realtek RTL2832U chipset and SDR stands for Software Defined Radio. Software Defined Radio is a technology that takes many pieces of radio hardware and implements them in software, which makes things...

59 Minutes Ago
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HELP - Laptop screen broke, about to go to sea for 2 months.

I need to replace my laptop's (Asus G75vw) screen within the next 3 days, including today. A fucking fan fell on my laptop in the middle of the night and cracked the screen pretty bad, and I do not want to deal with a cracked screen for 2 months....

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Server PC Specs

What would I need for a server PC? Like how much RAM and stuff. I have a few old computers lying around, I might be able to do stuff with them.

5 Hours Ago
by Tools Go to last post
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Mechanical Keyboard Megathread v3 ( 2 3 4 5 .. 34 35 36 37 Last ) This thread has images

Original OP by Nsybouts, modified by Banned? Fact: Nearly all keyboards sold bundled with computers or at retail stores use rubber domes under their keys. This is the same technology used in cheap TV remotes. They're made to be as cheap as possible to...

6 Hours Ago
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In the market for a new laptop, 3 days after buying one

So guys, I recently purchased a Dell laptop for college a few weeks ago, and it showed up just 3 days ago. Now, my sister had a Dell. My grandma and mom both have Dells. They had no problems after years of use. However, this laptop is definitely from...

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Post Your Desktop v10: "Now With A Semi Proper OP" Edition ( 2 3 4 5 .. 37 38 39 40 Last ) This thread has images

Places to check for new wallpapers: wallbase.cc /wg/ on 4chan (or /w/ if you want an anime wall specifically) r/wallpapers is a thing though I haven't used it myself Google Images can be successful with a few keywords and the word "background" or...

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Headphone Buying Megathread/Guide V4 - Come here for all your audio needs! (New Threads are not needed) ( 2 3 4 5 .. 35 36 37 38 Last ) This thread has images

This is the fourth version of the headphone buying guide. It's been a while since I've changed much here. As before, if you need help or have questions shoot me a PM or use the thread. (The latter will be more efficacious probably.) (I'd go right out...

16 Hours Ago
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Post your Speccy V2 ( 2 3 4 5 .. 7 8 9 10 Last ) This thread has images

Other thread is old and closed. You know what to do.

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Windows 8 - "8" because cats were taken and dog races don't sound as intimidating ( 2 3 4 5 .. 36 37 38 39 Last ) This thread has images

Welcome to the Windows 8 Megathread. Windows 8 was released on October 26th 2012. Read on to find out more. Perhaps the most talked debated feature of 8 is the new start menu. The new start menu isn't a menu at all. In fact, it's a screen! That's...

1 Day Ago
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Overclocking i7 4770k

Hey I recently bought a ibuypower.com pc with an i7 4770k @ 3.5ghz processor and a asus z87-k mobo and have been learning how to overclock it off youtube guides and stuff and have ran into an issue. I learned that above average models can oc to 4.8ghz at...

1 Day Ago
by waxrock Go to last post
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Light, thin, low power monitor?

I'm looking for a monitor that's light and thin, and the lower power consumption the better. And cheap. I know that's a lot to ask for, but I'm hoping there's something out there. I'd prefer it to be pretty small, and resolution does not matter at all....

1 Day Ago
by fishyfish777 Go to last post
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Building a networked database out of literally tons of paper for the company I work for, And I need help :/

Hey all. I work for a print and promo company that's been around for about 7 years, and we're moving into a new office. I was hoping that we could use this opportunity to begin the necessary processes of digitizing our client files. We literally have tons...

1 Day Ago
by JohnFisher89 Go to last post
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Mouse Megathread v2 ( 2 3 4 5 6 Last ) This thread has images

Original OP by G-Guy. Modified by Banned? Recreated with G-Guy's permission. The mouse. The most important peripheral a computer can have. It's kind of hard to use a computer without it. It's even harder to play a game without one and can be very...

2 Days Ago
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Work In Progress

Windows Phone 8 thread ( 2 3 4 5 .. 21 22 23 24 Last ) This thread has images

On June 20, Microsoft has announced Windows Phone 8, set for release later this year. Shared Windows Core. Now Windows Phone has the same Windows NT kernel you'll find on your desktop. This makes porting apps from one device to another much...

2 Days Ago
by Skanic Go to last post
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Retrocomputing Megathread Ver KOManiacJim longs for the old computers. This thread has images

Because of the Auto Lock kicking in on the old thread, you can find it here for reference. Oh boy, let's talk about Retro Computing. If you don't really know what Retrocomputing is I'll give you a quick little rundown: Retrocomputing is the act...

2 Days Ago
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Apple and Mac Discussion ( 2 3 4 5 .. 86 87 88 89 Last ) This thread has images

(Copied from the old thread) In this thread, you can talk about the latest Apple products, bitch about problems, ask a quick question or two, or get help and support pretty quickly, without having to make a thread in the help & support section. ...

3 Days Ago
by Kaabii Go to last post
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Buying a new TV

I'm wanting to get a 42 inch TV in 300 price range. The best I've found so far is Samsung UE42F5000 for right bang on 300 but I'm wondering if I can get anything better than that within or close to my price range?

3 Days Ago
by Sivics Go to last post
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Fixing your broken GPU through baking. ( 2 3 4 Last ) This thread has images

I am one of the many unfortunate people who turned on their PC one day only to find artifacts on their screen due to a faulty graphics card. Whenever windows loads it goes straight to a BSOD and I can only run in safe mode with drivers disabled. Of course...

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by seano12 Go to last post
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Facepunch Hardware Trading Thread v2: Come buy all QuikKill's stuff ( 2 3 4 5 .. 10 11 12 13 Last ) This thread has images

Welcome to the Official Facepunch Hardware Trading Thread v2! A couple ground rules: 1. Trades are in no way monitored by anyone. It is between you and the other person. 2. Don't post your address here! We don't need a spammer sending you ...

3 Days Ago
by antiChrist Go to last post
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Need a new video card This thread has images

Hi, I've built a custom PC a few years ago and it's been getting slower with newer games so I thought I'd start shopping for a new video card. Here's my current rig: MB: ASUS P8P67 CPU: Intel Core i5-2500K CPU @ 3.30GHz MEM: G.SKILL Ripjaws X...

3 Days Ago
by Lilyo Go to last post
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How can I separate systems and application sounds from VOIP communication as streams?

Me and my friend are using streaming to play local co-op only games via Internet(in this case: Lego Star Wars: The Complete Saga) and we have encountered a problem: when we use VOIP I can hear both system sounds and myself as an echo, because application...

4 Days Ago
by Edge97 Go to last post
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Laptop for my Sister

My sister wants a new laptop to go to Uni with. She will want it to last through Uni and probably a few years afterwards because she may or may not be able to upgrade for a while. Her friends have convinced her that a touch screen would be essential for...

4 Days Ago
by NeonpieDFTBA Go to last post
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Images messing up, somewhat slow internet.

CPU Intel Core i5 750 @ 2.67GHz 57 C Lynnfield 45nm Technology RAM 20.0GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 667MHz (9-9-9-24) Motherboard EVGA EVGA E635 (CPU 1) 29 C Graphics Generic Non-PnP Monitor (1280x1024@60Hz) 767MB NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460...

4 Days Ago
by bassie12 Go to last post
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Do big companies like Apple and Microsoft use the Wireless AC standard? This thread has images

So today, I was looking for a new router and discovered there is a "New standard" for wireless called AC. My Dad explained to me that it was the "New standard" for Wi-Fi, basically giving awesome speeds, but me and him both have the same question, do big...

4 Days Ago
by JohnFisher89 Go to last post
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Post Your Servers v2: "Not my equipment, but..." ( 2 3 4 5 .. 11 12 13 14 Last ) This thread has images

Have servers at home? Post 'em Maintain servers at work? Post 'em Walk by servers on the way to your desk? Post 'em Here's one of the nicer looking schools I work for: http://i.imgur.com/QEGxyY1.jpg And here's one of the not so nicer looking...

5 Days Ago
by Doritos_Man Go to last post
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Pictures of your computer v8 ( 2 3 4 5 .. 9 10 11 12 Last ) This thread has images

Last one locked, I'll start off with mine. i5 3570k @ 4.2 ghz 8 GB vengeance ram MSI GTX 670 TwinFrozr ASUS SabertoothZ77 AX750 Corsair PSU WD Caviar black 500 gig Seagate 500 gig Hyper212+

5 Days Ago
by Supacasey Go to last post
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Home Audio Megathread ( 2 3 4 5 .. 10 11 12 13 Last ) This thread has images

This is a thread for everything home audio related. Speakers, components, headphones, speaker building, computer speakers, live performance equipment, Home Theater equipment, basically anything that is part of the process of making sound waves. How do...

6 Days Ago
by Boss Go to last post
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Cool old and not so old server/computer stuff stuff my father-in-law has. Suggestions? This thread has images

Howdy. My father-in-law has an old office on his property FULL of all kinds of old, and not-so-old computer stuff. I'm posting here for two reasons; maybe someone here will get some joy at looking at cool older hardware, and maybe someone has a...

6 Days Ago
by andypopz Go to last post
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Shopping for a laptop

Hi again. I am shopping for a laptop for a friend of mine who's brother wants his own laptop. He's around 60 years old and only wants to watch Youtube/Netflix/Porn and play poker games like PKR and Poker Stars. Anyway, my question is this: What...

1 Week Ago
by GiGaBiTe Go to last post
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Samsung GT-I9001 - Keeps rebooting into TWRP after installing

Greetings, recently I installed TWRP recovery (I forgot what version), to install a new Android Kitkat 4.4 version. All went smooth because the phone still works surprisingly, but it keeps rebooting into TWRP recovery. This is the first time I installed a...

1 Week Ago
by B!N4RY Go to last post
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Post your internet speed. ( 2 Last ) This thread has images

I'm just curious, so go-ahead and post away. Here's mine:

1 Week Ago
by ZestyLemons Go to last post
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Any good software for streaming local coop games over internet?

I'm looking for some software that allows you to stream splitscreen/local coop games over the internet. Mostly so that I can play Spelunky HD with my mate. Basically I am looking for some kind of efficient remote desktop software that is low bandwidth and...

1 Week Ago
by RocketRacer Go to last post
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Raspberry Pi Thread: can i eat it This thread has images

OP stolen from benjgvps The old thread got closed and it seemed like there was still some discussion, so here's a quick OP. Note: The $25 Raspberry Pi now has 256 MB of RAM, the difference is the extra USB ports and Ethernet...

1 Week Ago
by itsthejayden Go to last post
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What are everybodys' favourite media converter software?

media converters are endlessly useful, that said, I'm sick of the ones I've been using and am wondering what FP uses. By media converters, I am of course, referring to programs which convert between any of a collection of video and audio formats. ...

1 Week Ago
by nikomo Go to last post
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A Disk Read Error Has Occurred - Help!

Alrighty, my Aunt gave me her desktop a while back and it's been sitting in my garage since (stupid idea, i know) but when I got it, it worked fine. Now whenever I start it up it says "A Disk Read Error Has Occurred - Press Ctrl-Alt-Del to restart."....

1 Week Ago
by ProfHappycat7 Go to last post
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