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Forum: General August 5th 20, 03:17 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware
Replies: 4
Views: 20
Posted By Paul[_28_]
Laptop, 1st sign of life, WHEN?

bad sector wrote:

Aging Asus g73sw-xt1 Laptop:

After having disassembled the unit, I made many repairs including
resoldering the AC-Adapter pin. Then I reinstalled the mobo and fans in...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's August 2nd 20, 02:15 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 4
Views: 36
Posted By Paul[_28_]
Toshiba laptop L670 1JQ core i5 M480 2.67 GHz locked at 1.4 GHzboth cores ?!?

wrote:
This toshiba laptop which I got from my mother:

Toshiba laptop L670 1JQ core i5 M480 2.67 GHz

WILL NOT GO ANY FASTER THEN 1.4 GHz both cores ?! WTF ?!

...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's August 2nd 20, 09:45 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 4
Views: 21
Posted By Paul[_28_]
Samsung QVO

Flasherly wrote:
On Sun, 02 Aug 2020 03:23:36 -0400, Flasherly
wrote:


No need to go farther -- and the model is QVO (not a misstated "QVC").

Looking a little...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's July 25th 20, 07:47 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 4
Views: 33
Posted By Paul[_28_]
asrock = useless pricks

Char Jackson wrote:
On Sat, 25 Jul 2020 06:11:36 -0700 (PDT), wrote:

I have a Z97M Anniversary mainboard. Doesn't boot, emits 6 beeps.
I have done all the usual crap,...
Forum: General July 25th 20, 06:54 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware,alt.os.linux
Replies: 2
Views: 30
Posted By Paul[_28_]
SSD temperature discrepancies?

Yrrah wrote:
x-post: alt.comp.hardware,alt.os.linux

ssd temperature discrepancies:

smartctl: 29 C
hddtemp: 29 C
-
(Gnome-)Disks: 99 C
Psensor: 99 C
Forum: Intel July 19th 20, 04:40 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,comp.sys.intel,comp.sys.ibm.pc.hardware.chips
Replies: 91
Views: 347
Posted By Paul[_28_]
Linux founder tells Intel to stop inventing 'magic instructions'and 'start fixing real problems'

VanguardLH wrote:
Yousuf Khan wrote:

Prime95 is exactly an example of a benchmark and stress testing app.
Nobody is actually using Prime95 for anything other...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's July 18th 20, 09:48 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 2
Views: 74
Posted By Paul[_28_]
Motherboard

Roshonda Hannah wrote:
I'm trying to figure out what this motherboard belongs to, can anyone help me?
How can I send a pic of it?

https://imgur.com/upload

Now, hold your mouse near the...
Forum: Intel July 17th 20, 08:59 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,comp.sys.intel,comp.sys.ibm.pc.hardware.chips
Replies: 91
Views: 347
Posted By Paul[_28_]
Linux founder tells Intel to stop inventing 'magic instructions'and 'start fixing real problems'

Rene Lamontagne wrote:
On 2020-07-17 12:36 a.m., T wrote:

Did you watch the video?

I think I slept through the best parts.

Rene

It's a totally different experience if you youtube-dl...
Forum: Intel July 17th 20, 07:59 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,comp.sys.intel,comp.sys.ibm.pc.hardware.chips
Replies: 91
Views: 347
Posted By Paul[_28_]
Linux founder tells Intel to stop inventing 'magic instructions'and 'start fixing real problems'

VanguardLH wrote:
VanguardLH wrote:

{Using Windows Subsystem for Linux}

From what I've seen of the WSL videos, and because the Linux "apps" are
lightweight images of...
Forum: Intel July 17th 20, 12:08 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,comp.sys.intel,comp.sys.ibm.pc.hardware.chips
Replies: 91
Views: 347
Posted By Paul[_28_]
Linux founder tells Intel to stop inventing 'magic instructions' and 'start fixing real problems'

Rene Lamontagne wrote:
On 2020-07-16 1:35 p.m., T wrote:
On 2020-07-15 11:42, VanguardLH wrote:
Is Linus
even a gamer? Oh wait, yeah, not that big a selection for Linux.

Linux is...
Forum: General July 8th 20, 03:56 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware
Replies: 2
Views: 101
Posted By Paul[_28_]
What to do with a 240 GB Kingston SSD that is no longer detected?

Norm Why wrote:
Hi all,

I had a 240 GB Kingston SSD that went silent on my big rig. I tested it on
another Win10 PC. I have a SATA/USB adapter and a power supply for SSD. This
has...
Forum: General June 27th 20, 02:18 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware
Replies: 11
Views: 136
Posted By Paul[_28_]
WD Black

Philo565 wrote:
My computer is shut down for the day so I am forced to use Google Groups now.

The 640 GB was the one my wife was using for Win10 and it had almost constant disk activity. If...
Forum: Storage (alternative) June 27th 20, 01:23 AM Posted to comp.sys.ibm.pc.hardware.storage,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 3
Views: 101
Posted By Paul[_28_]
Win 10 v2004 keeps trying to optimize SSD's?

Yousuf Khan wrote:
According to this video:

https://youtu.be/ffHIY6pOJUk

Win 10 v2004 has a bug in it where it keeps coming back after every
reboot and it says that the SSD needs to be...
Forum: General June 27th 20, 12:22 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware
Replies: 11
Views: 136
Posted By Paul[_28_]
WD Black

philo wrote:

The drives are


2TB WD2003FZEX /64MB Cache

Mfg date 2/ 2015 Malaysia

640 GB WD6401AALS /32MB Cache
Forum: General June 26th 20, 11:25 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware
Replies: 11
Views: 136
Posted By Paul[_28_]
WD Black

philo wrote:
On 6/26/20 5:05 PM, Paul wrote:
philo wrote:
On 6/26/2020 4:40 PM, David W. Hodgins wrote:
On Fri, 26 Jun 2020 17:16:32 -0400, philo wrote:

...
Forum: General June 26th 20, 11:05 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware
Replies: 11
Views: 136
Posted By Paul[_28_]
WD Black

philo wrote:
On 6/26/2020 4:40 PM, David W. Hodgins wrote:
On Fri, 26 Jun 2020 17:16:32 -0400, philo wrote:

I'm wondering if there are performance issues with WD-...
Forum: General June 25th 20, 02:38 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 6
Views: 132
Posted By Paul[_28_]
On demand backup drive.

micky wrote:
Corrected post

I have to make my backing up more frequent.

Right now I use a double dock, with a 3 1/2" drive. (I bought one whose
advertising said it turned off when it...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's June 18th 20, 04:19 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 7
Views: 199
Posted By Paul[_28_]
Western Digital quetion

Yrrah wrote:
VanguardLH :

Does anyone have comments about the quality/reliability difference
between WD Black and WD Blue? Their ads say the Blue line is for
everyday...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's June 16th 20, 03:08 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 7
Views: 199
Posted By Paul[_28_]
Western Digital quetion

VanguardLH wrote:
Yes wrote:

Does anyone have comments about the quality/reliability difference
between WD Black and WD Blue? Their ads say the Blue line is...
Forum: General June 13th 20, 05:35 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware
Replies: 3
Views: 150
Posted By Paul[_28_]
How to choose hardware for C# (Windows desktop) developer?

Egor wrote:
Softwa
1. Visual Studio.
2. Windows 10.
Main answer in subject.

I think the 2019 description is being somewhat imaginative,
the 2015 description somewhat silly (low...
Forum: Homebuilt PC's June 13th 20, 04:03 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt
Replies: 1
Views: 132
Posted By Paul[_28_]
is re-badging of PCI-E cards common?

wrote:
I was looking for 2.5GBASE-T ethernet cards, and there seem to be several
more available than a year ago.
But I noticed (on Chinese market sites) there are 3 with...
Forum: General June 4th 20, 12:40 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware
Replies: 5
Views: 128
Posted By Paul[_28_]
Clock Discrepancy

wrote:
There in lies the rub.

My updating has been non-functional for a very long time.

It just indicates failed to update.

All my efforts at diagnosis and...
Forum: General June 3rd 20, 11:59 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware
Replies: 2
Views: 134
Posted By Paul[_28_]
Touchpad andato.

SOMMERGIBILE wrote:
Il touchpad del mio ACER ASPIRE 5733Z passato a miglior vita.
Il puntatore se ne sta fermo al centro dello schermo.
Al momento sto andando con un mouse esterno a filo, ma...
Forum: General June 3rd 20, 11:38 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware
Replies: 5
Views: 128
Posted By Paul[_28_]
Clock Discrepancy

wrote:
A very complicated answer to a minor non-issue

It's always the 2+ seconds

No consequence for anything. I was just curious

Using Windows 7

...
Forum: General June 3rd 20, 09:36 PM Posted to alt.comp.hardware
Replies: 5
Views: 128
Posted By Paul[_28_]
Clock Discrepancy

wrote:
Atomic clock supposedly synced ( sp ? ) by radio to some standard from out west ( Denver ? ) is always at least 2 seconds behind the computer. I'd think they'd be...
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