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It could be a couple of problems. 1) The CPU...

It could be a couple of problems.

1) The CPU socket on the motherboard could be damaged. Are you using the stock heatsink? Or are you using a high end copper aftermarket cooler?

2. Visually...
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Yes, most new computers have features which...

Yes, most new computers have features which throttle down the CPU's speed if the processor's cooling setup cannot keep the chips temperature within reasonable levels. The only notebooks I've seen...
04-04-09, 03:31 AM
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Perhaps a typo on my part. I've been lacking in...

Perhaps a typo on my part. I've been lacking in sleep if you look at some of my post times.

The fence is now done and looks great. Much classier looking than many of my neighbors rear entry...
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My Antivirus of choice is ESET NOD32 (64bit...

My Antivirus of choice is ESET NOD32 (64bit version) but now that I'm running Windows 7 Ultimat x64, it isn't currently compatible. I'm not back to using AVG 8.5 along with Windows Defender and...
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It's a little sensor inside many new notebook...

It's a little sensor inside many new notebook hard drives which have the ability to detect if your notebook falls off a table, etc. It automatically returns the hard drive disc armature to the "off...
04-01-09, 09:16 PM
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Update: I just bought a gallon of SuperDeck...

Update: I just bought a gallon of SuperDeck Transparent Wood Stain and Sealer tinted with their "Heart Redwood" color. I did a test on a scrap piece of redwood 2x4" and WOW does it look good. Far...
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My new Dell XPS m1530 ran pretty warm until I hit...

My new Dell XPS m1530 ran pretty warm until I hit F1 (or was it DEL?) to enter the bios and switch the cooling fans to "performance mode".

I also popped off the fan cover on the underside of the...
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Ok, got some info for you. As to RAM: ...

Ok, got some info for you.

As to RAM:

You have 1 stick of 512. You can add 1 or 2 more if you wish. Warning though.... PC133 memory is old, slow, and expensive. 512mb will cost you about $40....
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What is the exact model of your Presario 5000...

What is the exact model of your Presario 5000 series? If you don't know, follow these instructions:

1. Click Start Button
2. Select programs from Start menu.
3. Select "Accessories"
4. Select...
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With the incredible speed Microsoft has been able...

With the incredible speed Microsoft has been able to achieve in developing Windows 7, i wouldn't be surprised if we see it by Christmas 2009. The Beta program is doing very very well and i'm now...
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It's definitely your graphics driver. I've seen...

It's definitely your graphics driver. I've seen this occur a few times over the past couple years due to XP updating the incorrect video driver for the graphics processing unit, some of which wont...
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If he bought the PC a year ago, the hard drive...

If he bought the PC a year ago, the hard drive may be warrantied. But drives in pre-built systems tend to be OEM and don't carry the same warranty of a store bought retail boxed drive.



Yep....
04-01-09, 05:40 AM
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Posted By Andrew LB

Need a little advice finishing my first DIY fence/gate.

Yesterday I just finished building a brand new redwood fence and gate which leads out between my neighbors house and mine. I began with all unfinished redwood lumber purchased from home depot which I...
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