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  1. jojo69

    Old Alienware water cooling stuff including Peltier TE setup
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    can't seem to link youtube videos

    is this on purpose? the forum seems to wrap any link in media tags and abbreviate it, at least for me, is it PEBKAC?
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    FAH has COVID-19 projects

    finally, a way to feel like I am doing something going to swallow my pride, get over myself, and install FAH for the first time in years...then open the windows and doors
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    Critical Firefox Vulnerability, Update Now

    "Seriously, go update your browser before you even read this." make sure you have 72.0.1 or later help/about Firefox will force an update check, also available in the general tab under the Options gear...
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    Western hemisphere source for the Jingway DP1200 (EK DCP 4.0) pump

    These are excellent pumps. EK used to rebrand them as the DCP 4.0 but no longer has them available. I had one in a build that ran continuously since 2009 before it started making bearing noise and surging. Due to the layout, and already owning the matching reservoir, I wanted to replace it...
  6. jojo69

    recommend a holiday coop game

    I have old buddies that come to town over the holidays. We usually get a "LAN" going, drink some whiskey and enjoy some in person gaming. Had an absolute blast with L4D and L4D2 a couple years, played insurgency one year, was OK I guess, War Thunder last year was meh. I am really hoping to...
  7. jojo69

    oooooh pretty colors

    I see no compelling reason to actually click on anything here, but A++ for the front page. Pretty amazing what you can do in a browser these days.
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    choosing 24GB for X58

    So, I am still nursing this ASUS R3F/i7 970 setup along and have recently been getting application low RAM notices and crashes with the loads I work with every day. The rig currently has 3x4GB of GSkill Ripjaws PC3-12800 (F3-12800CL9-4GBRL) in it and sits at about 60% RAM utilization without...
  9. jojo69

    WARGAME: red dragon $11.99 steam

    70% off this weekend, best RTS going
  10. jojo69

    Liquid V Luminosity

    some absolutely sick CS going down right now
  11. jojo69

    Astralis vs. NAVI

    anybody else looking forward to this match? about a half hour till live pregame Twitch
  12. jojo69

    idle hard lock issue, event 41

    recently tore my X58 setup apart for maintenance, when I put it back together it POSTed fine but had lost its clock and all my BIOS settings, most annoying. I got that sorted out, but now I am having an intermittent hard lock issue, USB input devices stop responding, keyboard LEDs go out and...
  13. jojo69

    where to find 50mm resevoir tube

    Sidewinder was my go to...their stock seems to have fallen on hard times, Top hits are frozen CPU, ummmm, no after that google is failing me, I need a 50mm tube 60mm long, halp
  14. jojo69

    thunder cup..warthunder

    grand final goes live on twitch in about 20 min
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    thinking about a 980, how much improvement will I really see?

    currently running 2 6950s at 5760x1080, they have been awesome, but obviously are starting to show their age at this resolution. looks like 980s can be had for $470-490 ish these days, and that is pretty tempting I'm just wondering, real world, how much of a framerate boost do you guys...
  16. jojo69

    win7 iso needed

    so yeah, digital river is of course no more neither of my factory DVDs seem to be working making a bootable USB from my old saved digital river ISO, which used to work doesn't any more When I enter my key at it confirms as a valid...
  17. jojo69

    TRIM not

    so fsutil behavior query DisableDeleteNotify returns 0, so trim is enabled but trimcheck-0.7 returns "TRIM NOT WORKING" win7 64...any ideas guys?
  18. jojo69

    its on!!

    like donkey kong Greeks tell EU to go fuck itself Chinese central bank going all in QE it is going to be an interesting week
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    Do we have a Seasonic rep on the board?

    melted down an 8 pin modular EPS connector, wondering what my options are
  20. jojo69

    unreal engine, constant rotation to the left ? help

    So I scored a beta key for dirty bomb a while back and had this problem, character rotates constantly to the left, you have to actively move the mouse to the right to look in one direction. I figured the game wasn't done yet and uninstalled without thinking too much about it. Now the other...
  21. jojo69

    X58 setup, how much GPU power is really useful?

    So yeah, I am running the old X58 setup still, hexcore gulftown running about 4GHz, really happy with it still. I would like to max out the graphics capability of the machine and I imagine that it has been long enough that it might be possible to overbuy...that is, to spend money on GPU power...
  22. jojo69

    anyone play War Thunder?

    I have been unable to log in since yesterday, parts of Gaijins website are also not working for me. anyone else having trouble?
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    smoked PSU

    was fooling with the #3 system here, kind of a retro masterpiece ABIT KN9-SLI, black edition brisbane, dual 8800s in SLI I actually just picked up the second 8800 for it and, well, cue taps for the old thermaltake purepower 430 NP. Looking now the poor thing only had 18A on the +12 rail...
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    what displat choice for elder scrolls??

    so Skyrim has been languishing in my backlog for over a year, never loaded it up yet the other day I was at half price books and picked up a copy of Morrowind, got some time over the holiday, figured I'd maybe play them in order So here is my quandary, I have 2 systems I could use; the main...
  25. jojo69

    New Gaming Computer - No Budget

    How's it going everyone? I'm going to be building a gaming computer next month and would like to get your opinions for the BEST top of the line hardware to get for this beast I'm building. All the way from the case to the video card. I have no budget, literally none, as in no money...not...
  26. jojo69

    anybody ever seen this pump?

    It is the pump from a coolit systems D1-1006 peltier/water setup, came out of an old 775 Alienware box a buddy had where it was cooling SLI 8800 Ultras. The pump will no longer self start. The impeller just wiggles unless you give it a flick. I'm guessing one or more windings are burnt up...
  27. jojo69

    newegg webmaster

    hey Kyle I see you link GPU deals on NE the other day now I see NewEgg webmaster posting deals again do we have a peace treaty?
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    adblock popup

    Seemed like the best place to put this Kyle, I recently started getting the popup, I am running ABP, Ghostery, and NoScript under Firefox. Thing is, I have, and have had, [H] opened up on all of them all along; which is to say "disable on" checked in ABP...
  29. jojo69

    keyboard test program ??

    I'm working on some keyboards and it would be really helpful to have a program that had a graphic of a keyboard and lit up a key when it was detected as pressed it is cumbersome to test keys like Ctrl, Alt, the function keys etc. anybody heard of such a thing?
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    ffs microsoft, can't upgrade from XP to 8.1

    working on the GF's old dell, she has a valid 8.1 key she purchased run the upgrade assistant, it comes back that the hardware is good click next and it says windows 8 is not available for sale in your country/region region is USA, checked region settings...W T F ?? google the...
  31. jojo69

    stress tester for retro AGP card

    I have a dual Socket A retro project on the bench here hammering away at prime 95 I have the AGP HD 4650 in it and wanted to light that up as well, loaded FurMark and...only have OpenGL1.1, need 2.0 What was the go to GPU stress tester back in the day?
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    where to get 8.1 install ISO? HAVE VALID KEY!!

    Wanted to at least have an example of the latest environment running here. Bought a valid key off fs/t here, planning on installing on a lappy currently running ubuntu. Used to be you could just go to digital river and download the 7 ISO all day long totally legit, but I can't seem to find a...
  33. jojo69

    462 retro project, odd no

    I have been looking for an NF2 based 462 board for a long time for a retro build. I have the 3200+ and an AGP 4850 to go with it. Recently picked up a GA-7N400 pro2 rev.2 on the freebies thread and just got it on the bench today. The board has some pretty badly bulged caps but I wanted to...
  34. jojo69

    "Locking is not possible" ???

    Invalid Configuration Location "Locking is not possible in the directory [path here] A common reason is that the file system or Runtime Environment does not support file locking for that location. Please choose a different location, or disable file locking passing "-Dosgi.locking=none" as a...
  35. jojo69

    fallout3 broken steel, no data option

    found physical media for broken steel today, ran the patch, ran the installer, per the instructions now I am supposed to have a "data" option in the launch menu where I need to check boxes...but it is not there, just the normal "resume, load, settings"etc the .bsa and .esm files are...
  36. jojo69

    SuicidalGoat in here??

    Page 2 dude, been cranking out around 70K/day, seems to have ramped to about 90K as my slo-mo-mow comes on Cheers man, jolly good show!
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    WTB, yet another win7 key

    slowly migrating the farm out of the bronze age here
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    6950 fan going crazy

    card has been a trooper, mined when that made sense and has been folding of late seriously, the thing has been running flat out for about 2.5 years, so I can't complain, but this morning I come down and the fan is pulsing to 100% and CCC says it is 105C! I feel the card and its exhaust and...
  39. jojo69

    WTB 4@ 1366 sinks

    typo, actually I only need 2, any matched set, stock, server, whatever
  40. jojo69

    I heard a rumor