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by TristanM
Sat Apr 07, 2007 6:52 pm
Forum: General Computer Forum
Topic: Windows Vista Ultimate NEED HELP~!
Replies: 5
Views: 956

I've heard this before - a guy at work installled Vista and his system gives him all sorts of warnings about drivers as he boots, but everything still works once he's in. Apparently nobody (almost) has come out with drivers yet that Vista likes... But, it will still run once you get past the warning...
by TristanM
Thu Apr 05, 2007 2:35 am
Forum: General Computer Forum
Topic: open to opinions
Replies: 13
Views: 1864

USB drive - because they plug into USB ports. Thumb drive - because its about the size of yer thumb. Travel drive - because you can take it with you. Zip drive - misnomer as far as I'm aware, there used to be something called a zip drive way back about the mid-90's that was at the time the latest i...
by TristanM
Wed Apr 04, 2007 5:53 pm
Forum: General Computer Forum
Topic: What happens if Intel wipes out AMD?
Replies: 21
Views: 3227

I probably don't know as much about the specifics of the processor manufacturers, but I'd think (and I could well be dead wrong) that it would be in Intel's best interests to "allow" competitors in their market, and not just tiny fish in their big pond either. If you look at the number of anti-trust...
by TristanM
Tue Apr 03, 2007 6:45 am
Forum: General Computer Forum
Topic: open to opinions
Replies: 13
Views: 1864

USB drive - because they plug into USB ports. Thumb drive - because its about the size of yer thumb. Travel drive - because you can take it with you. Zip drive - misnomer as far as I'm aware, there used to be something called a zip drive way back about the mid-90's that was at the time the latest in...
by TristanM
Mon Mar 26, 2007 1:57 am
Forum: New Members Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello.
Replies: 11
Views: 2274

kenc51 wrote:Hey Tristan!

Glad to see you joined! (finally)
Remember your work PC is only for work related purposes [-X ;)
Yeah, right. Forgot to mention Ken is the work mate who got me on here in the first place... work-related nothing. :rolleyes:
by TristanM
Fri Mar 23, 2007 9:14 am
Forum: New Members Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello.
Replies: 11
Views: 2274

Yeah, I've actually been lurking for a while, so I've read most of the recent threads :oops: in most of the forums... Seeing some of the things people are doing has really got me interested in a build, but I've alot to learn (and some cash to scrape together) before I get started.
by TristanM
Fri Mar 23, 2007 8:55 am
Forum: New Members Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello.
Replies: 11
Views: 2274

Hello.

Hiya, My name is Tristan, was told about the site by a work mate. Just hoping to learn a little about hardware and building a computer. Don't actually own a computer but work in tech support - funny, eh? Anyway, probably won't have much useful info to post, but will probably have the odd question he...