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by Clouseau
Sat Aug 30, 2008 12:39 pm
Forum: General Computer Forum
Topic: Need A Blu-Ray Drive For HTPC
Replies: 20
Views: 3299

Re: Need A Blu-Ray Drive For HTPC

I have had absolutely no problems with the Pioneer BDC-2202. You would need to check with the Pioneer website to make sure it is compatable with the SATA chipset going to be used and PowerDVD has no problems recognizing it.
by Clouseau
Fri Jan 04, 2008 8:14 pm
Forum: AMD Motherboard Forum
Topic: Asus M3A AM2+ System "Swamp Thing" (56k Warning)
Replies: 245
Views: 76334

Re: Asus M3A AM2+/AM2 Mobo upgrade 56K warning

Seriously guys, if using VISTA go with installing the system with less than 1GB of total memory between the sticks and the vid card. It worked wonders on the M3A32-MVP.
by Clouseau
Fri Jan 04, 2008 8:07 pm
Forum: AMD Motherboard Forum
Topic: M3A32-MVP VISTA-64 Ultimate Install Problem
Replies: 8
Views: 5837

Re: M3A32-MVP VISTA-64 Ultimate Install Problem

Finally gave into curiosity and reinstalled VISTA x64 Ultimate uisng the 512MB Kingston stick and the Nvida 64MB vid card. All I have to say is that The ASUS tech I spoke with new what he was talking about. First I tried the install with exactly 1GB in total memory (512 for system and 512 on the HD3...
by Clouseau
Mon Dec 31, 2007 8:28 pm
Forum: AMD Motherboard Forum
Topic: M3A32-MVP VISTA-64 Ultimate Install Problem
Replies: 8
Views: 5837

Re: M3A32-MVP VISTA-64 Ultimate Install Problem

To start things off, VISTA is installed and running very well. The install was not done according to ASUS's tech's suggestion. The original problem, I had flashed the bios with version 701, a version they have since pulled from their site. When I reflashed the bios with version 603, the stability of...
by Clouseau
Fri Dec 28, 2007 7:54 pm
Forum: AMD Motherboard Forum
Topic: M3A32-MVP VISTA-64 Ultimate Install Problem
Replies: 8
Views: 5837

Re: M3A32-MVP VISTA-64 Ultimate Install Problem

Thanks for the suggestions. I am going to step away from thinking about the installation till Monday when the "installation kit" arrives. I was shocked to here from the ASUS tech that Microsoft said that VISTA should be installed with a total of 1GB of memory or less. So I verified what he...
by Clouseau
Fri Dec 28, 2007 1:24 am
Forum: AMD Motherboard Forum
Topic: M3A32-MVP VISTA-64 Ultimate Install Problem
Replies: 8
Views: 5837

M3A32-MVP VISTA-64 Ultimate Install Problem

I have spent hours trying to get VISTA stable on my rig. Mobo: M3A32-MVP Deluxe/Wifi - CPU: 6400+ Black eddition - Cooler: Zalman 9700 NT Video Card: 2x Diamond HD3870's - PSU: PC P&C 750 Quad Silencer - Mem: GeIL DDR2-800 4GB (2x2GB) GX24GB6400ERSPDC [gambled on these sticks] Newegg had them at...