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by Xerxes
Thu Apr 14, 2005 9:47 pm
Forum: General Computer Forum
Topic: Battle brews over unlocking PC secrets
Replies: 11
Views: 5060

working with 64bit efi can be a huge pain sometimes. the way it sets up disks can cause problems when you need to do repartitioning (especially with ms oses). the main cause of that though is the lack of integrated disk tools like there is supposed to be. Until i have a chance to work with productio...
by Xerxes
Tue Mar 29, 2005 10:33 am
Forum: AMD Motherboard Forum
Topic: lanpart2 watercooling?
Replies: 4
Views: 2278

just get a new hold down from corsair or if they wont give it to you for some odd reason swiftech http://www.swiftnets.com afaik the corsair block is the same size as the mcw6000 just a different amount of pins (both are made by swiftech). unless the xp block is has a notch in it then it might requi...
by Xerxes
Tue Mar 29, 2005 10:22 am
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: SkyHawk PowerONE 620w Modular Power Supply
Replies: 16
Views: 7065

you're so mean making us wait in suspense like this :cry: please please tell us [-o<
by Xerxes
Sat Mar 26, 2005 7:01 pm
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: SkyHawk PowerONE 620w Modular Power Supply
Replies: 16
Views: 7065

you mean something other than the fact its a rebranded deer?
by Xerxes
Sat Mar 19, 2005 9:42 pm
Forum: Cases, Power Supplies, and Cooling
Topic: PolarFlo TT vs Little River
Replies: 8
Views: 2335

bah the polarflo is all about bling (peformance is about the same as a maze4), you would be far better off getting a mcw6002 (1/2") or mcw6000 (3/8") for about $40 which would definetely outpeform it. i know some people at procooling have questioned their anodizing quality as well (even with that it...
by Xerxes
Fri Mar 11, 2005 11:04 am
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: SkyHawk PowerONE 620w Modular Power Supply
Replies: 16
Views: 7065

thats odd when i last emailed fortron i got a response within a day. though i wasnt asking for a sample just info :)
by Xerxes
Wed Mar 09, 2005 5:17 pm
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: SkyHawk PowerONE 620w Modular Power Supply
Replies: 16
Views: 7065

one mistake i noticed right off. the blue storm has a connector for pci-e video cards. one other thing if you are going to compare power supplies to each other take the time to find out all of the info, ie warranty length on the blue storm (if its like other fortron retails its 2 years not sure thou...
by Xerxes
Wed Mar 09, 2005 12:33 pm
Forum: OFF Topic (ie: nothing about computers)
Topic: Just when you think it's safe to go out of the house.......
Replies: 14
Views: 2583

depends on how close you mean. not many in the portland area are worried though it was way too tiny :P
by Xerxes
Sun Feb 27, 2005 5:08 pm
Forum: AMD Motherboard Forum
Topic: Budget "mainstream" AMD Socket 939 System
Replies: 9
Views: 3099

hmm i dunno recommending ecs has nate gone soft? :P
by Xerxes
Sun Feb 27, 2005 5:07 pm
Forum: AMD Radeon and FirePro Forum
Topic: Radeon X800XL Video Card, PCI Express - Availability
Replies: 3
Views: 1686

same here, its one of the few times ill buy at compusa becuase i know i wont be returning it :)
by Xerxes
Thu Feb 24, 2005 11:15 pm
Forum: AMD Motherboard Forum
Topic: DFI Ultra-D
Replies: 28
Views: 8639

what ics is that geil you have? btw have you tried using the safe mode jumper instead of clearing the cmos? try switching the usb to the 5vsb or unplug them. and finally i assume you have the molex and mini plugged in? nothing else i can think of to try or have seen help. btw which revision of the b...
by Xerxes
Tue Feb 22, 2005 11:00 pm
Forum: AMD Processor Forum
Topic: Socket 939: 3200+ and 3000+
Replies: 22
Views: 6949

ive got a 3200 cbbid 0501dpcw (from zzf) i cant only get it to 2.45 prime stable for 8+ hours. it can do close to 2.6 3d mark stable and about 2.5 prime stable for 5.5ish hours. i need 1.56 (volts read by the monitor not bios setting) to hit that 2.45. my 10x multi really doesnt like going past 245 ...
by Xerxes
Tue Feb 22, 2005 12:21 pm
Forum: General Computer Forum
Topic: Deep look into a reviewers setup
Replies: 8
Views: 2343

very nice, i also am forced to keep my area clean :) but i dont have a camera that can take pictures youd actually be able to see anything from so i cant prove it :)

as for bawls pffft. i prefer jager mixed with various caffinated drinks :mrgreen:
by Xerxes
Fri Feb 18, 2005 6:21 pm
Forum: AMD Processor Forum
Topic: AMD Socket 939 CPU's
Replies: 11
Views: 3909

i think we need some ln2 action too :P
that had better be a dfi nf4 board your using ;)
but seriously if you can maybe a comparsion between a couple of popular boards to see how much real world difference between them in overclocking :) (anand's results dont count :mrgreen:)
by Xerxes
Fri Feb 18, 2005 1:25 pm
Forum: AMD Motherboard Forum
Topic: DFI Ultra-D
Replies: 28
Views: 8639

yeah generic ones will work just fine, im getting one from mdzcpa on xtremesys in a week or so. right now im just trying to get some kinks worked out on my ultra d :)
by Xerxes
Fri Feb 18, 2005 1:22 pm
Forum: Memory Forum
Topic: Memory Heat Spreader Color Choices
Replies: 2
Views: 2095

hehe yeah it is
by Xerxes
Tue Feb 15, 2005 10:48 am
Forum: AMD Radeon and FirePro Forum
Topic: Wanted: Stock GPU heat sink for a 9600XT
Replies: 2
Views: 1813

well i have a sapphire 9500 which has the same heatsink as some of sapphire's 9600xt's that they have sold http://www.sapphiretech.com/vga/9500.asp
you can see a picture there
by Xerxes
Tue Feb 08, 2005 10:23 am
Forum: OFF Topic (ie: nothing about computers)
Topic: What the hell happened to free games on cell phones
Replies: 6
Views: 2112

infinite have you checked to see if your phone works with bitpim? if so you can transfer your stuff no problem for the cost of the usb cable for your phone. its what i use. there is another program also but i cant remember its name
by Xerxes
Fri Feb 04, 2005 6:21 pm
Forum: Press Releases
Topic: DFI LANParty NF4 SLI-DR Motherboard Raced Past Competition t
Replies: 5
Views: 2206

I'm getting the ultra asap, I dont care too much about sli and i can mod it anyways :)