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solved Break down files by storage space on mac?

For starters I have a macbook pro with bootcamp. I've been cleaning out both hard drives so I can allocate more space for windows, which I use just about all of the time. When using windows I was able to view the major files on my hard drive, listed by...

15th April 2014
by The Stills Go to last post
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Cards MHz randomly spikes and dips. This thread has images

Not sure what this means. Games where I'd get over 60 FPS all the time now dip from the 70 - 60s, down to 2, 5, 9, etc for two seconds, then jump back up. Pretty much completely random frame rate dips. Never had this problem before. Is something broken,...

15th April 2014
by ricky23 Go to last post
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(AMD) Catalyst Control Center Desktop Color Not Saving

I just got a XFX Radeon 280 today and I'm encountering a problem I had when I returned my old 7770 a few years ago and got an Nvidia instead. My monitor has too high of a gamma by default. I have to force it down using driver options. Nvidia gives me a...

15th April 2014
by ricky23 Go to last post
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Got new graphics card(s), they don't operate at full performance

I borrowed a graphics card off a buddy (GTX 560) which was supposed to be able to run games like Dota 2 and Diablo 3 smoothly at high settings. I plug it in, it doesn't work too well, hardly better than my previous one which had to have games set to low...

15th April 2014
by ricky23 Go to last post
2 224
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Computer to TV fuckup

I hooked up my 6 year old Hitachi 1080p HD TV via HDMI to my computer. I have a NVIDIA GTX 550 TI, but apparently it decided to use an Intel card ( I think my computer has this as its backup card for when you install drivers or something ) Anyways it...

15th April 2014
by ricky23 Go to last post
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Rant
 

New RAM - Not Booting

So I've decided to get more RAM. These infact- |C|L|I|C|K| When I installed them to my machine it wouldn't even boot, not even any screen input. It would power up but thats it. I've reset my BIOS and CMOS. Nothing. The computer just sits there like...

15th April 2014
by GiGaBiTe Go to last post
2 136
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Random Issues with Explorer.exe

For some reason, I will randomly have this issue on almost every computer I have owned. Any ideas? Video:

15th April 2014
by Silentwisher Go to last post
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Ext. Hard Drive slowed down to 1/4 of it's original speed.

I am clueless. I purchased this HD 4 months ago and it was super fast when I saved files via USB 3.0, now it slowed down dramatically to a fake 50mb/s.. and by fake I mean that it says 50mb/s and "10 seconds remaining" but in fact it takes 10 times...

14th April 2014
by Drumdevil Go to last post
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solved Windows 8.1 fresh install - can't get integrated card and GPU to cooperate (black screen)

So I recently acquired a new SSD and thought I might as well install Windows 8 and start anew while using my previous HDD as storage, and a friend persuaded me to go straight to 8.1 I'll try and be brief with the stages I went through, I'm convinced it's...

14th April 2014
by The Rizzler Go to last post
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solved Laptop will not use Nvidia Graphics card. Won't launch Nvidia Control Panel either.

I recently purchased an Asus laptop. An N56JR with an i7, GTX 760 and TB HDD About 2 weeks ago, the Nvidia control panel wouldn't launch, however, the computer still recognized and used the GTX 760m without a problem. Today, it stopped recognizing it...

14th April 2014
by Squad1993 Go to last post
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Kindle Fire HD - Rooting Problems

I wanted to root my Kindle but every tutorial I find, I can't seem to use. If I plug the kindle into my PC it won't update the drivers and I can't find the drivers to download myself. Problems also arise with how the kindle is made, the menus are...

14th April 2014
by mncbesggf Go to last post
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pc games
 

Particularly Gamebreaking Difficulties in Titanfall (Full Release) This thread has images

So, I bought Titanfall recently. Brought the hard copy home (as well as a new HDMI because I planned on playing it on my TV like some sort of faggot) and installed, only to launch and discover that... well... I don't exactly know. This sort of...

13th April 2014
by Icy Fire Go to last post
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Error code D6 on my Dr Debug for my ASRock Z77

I'm getting the above error on my Dr Debug LED for my motherboard ASRock Z77 Extreme4 Intel Z77 (Socket 1155) DDR3 Motherboard. Although the PC is running fine when it's actually on minus some graphical glitches that I notice sometimes. The PC as of this...

13th April 2014
by Shanto Go to last post
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Internet connection problem (possibly virus/malware related) This thread has images

Hello Facepunch. My ISP is CZee, I'm using the wifi connection and while I can obviously use the internet, when I try to go to certain websites I get an error. https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/24298725/fckmyass.jpg I went to Czee and they said it's...

13th April 2014
by Toy_Soldier Go to last post
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Computers
 

Headphone Problem

I use my laptop's onboard mic for communication, and it's clear. It's a Lenovo y580. When I plug in headphones standard headphones, I talk, people hear me, but I can't hear myself. It feels weird. I'm used to hearing what I said, like with other headsets....

13th April 2014
by Starce Go to last post
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Massive DOS attacks on my home network This thread has images

For the past few days my network has been extremely sluggish, sometimes the lag has been to the point where my network crashes. I figured this was a problem on Comcast's end as rebooting my router didn't solve it. Today, getting ticked off, I speculated...

13th April 2014
by GiGaBiTe Go to last post
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MSI Z87-GD65 Error B2 on boot + no display and no beeping.

Hi guys, I just finished building my rig yesterday and on boot I got no display at all and the board's debug LED displayed B2, I heard no beeping at all and all components seemed to work just fine aside from this. This is my very first build and I would...

12th April 2014
by Snow-Hawk Go to last post
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Stupid
 

solved Macbook: USB Power Surge

My Macbook suddenly had its USB port power surged. I tried uninstalling the USB controllers, but everytime I reboot the laptop, the USB hub I plugged in worked, but when I plugged my portable HDD, the port surged, bringing the other one down as well....

11th April 2014
by Spectre1406 Go to last post
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Computers
 

Terrible Sound Coming From Graphics Card Fan This thread has images

Any idea on what could be causing this terrible sound coming from my GPU fan? I have tried cleaning it out, and that did not fix it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RMVph2ZoJYc (Its the grinding sort of noise.) (Please ignore terrible commentary)

10th April 2014
by Silentwisher Go to last post
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Inverted Colors - even on BIOS

The problem is exactly what the title says - the colors are inverted on my dad's computer. http://i.imgur.com/wbku16g.jpg This is Vista, by the way. Details: Dad tells me it happened after he installed some Windows Updates Not the graphics card; I...

10th April 2014
by Penguiin Go to last post
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Crashing/Possibly bad PSU: Is my PSU adequate for my system?

System Specs: (main components) AMD FX-8320 EVGA GeForce GTX 660 (x2 SLI) 2TB Seagate Barracuda 7200RPM, SATA III 64MB Cache 1TB Hitachi Deskstar 7200RPM , SATA II 32MB Cache Lightscribe DVD-RW Drive Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 OCZ ModXStream Pro...

9th April 2014
by Cjmax Go to last post
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YouTUBE
 

Youtube playlist export/consolidation

I have had my youtube account for more than 5 years At somepoint it asked me to merge to google, then upgrade to google+ then etc Somewhere along the line I ended up with two channels, I use youtube to listen to music since I currently don't have the...

9th April 2014
by lkymky Go to last post
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solved Steam Error Code: 188 - Unable to connect to server. Server may be offline or you may not be connected to the internet.

I'm getting this error code:- Error Code: -118 Unable to connect to server. Server may be offline or you may not be connected to the internet. an awful lot, and I don't know why. There's no firewalls in place, and my proxy settings are pefect. I...

8th April 2014
by djjkxbox360 Go to last post
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Windows 8 update problems.

I'm having horrendous problems with a Windows 8 laptop at work. It will just not update. It's a batch of 82 updates. Tried them all at once, batches of 5, and one at a time. Each one fails at configuring updates. Tried a couple windows fix tools, sfc,...

8th April 2014
by BowedYapper Go to last post
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Love
 

Nvidia GTX 660M card buggy, no longer shows up in Device Manager.

I'm running 64-bit Windows 8 on a Lenovo Y580 laptop. Here's my specs http://imgur.com/xydjyWV Windows doesn't seem to be recognizing my Nvidia GTX 660M card. I'm not entirely sure when this started or what the root cause is, but a couple weeks...

8th April 2014
by GiGaBiTe Go to last post
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solved Adchoices malware... I can't get rid of it!

My computer has recently become infected with a virus which installed adchoices for chrome. It's a really annoying yet well designed adware that inserts ads into almost every page and hogs my already weak CPU. Normally, you would run an anti-virus scan...

7th April 2014
by frozensoda Go to last post
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Computers
 

solved Upgrading to a ZOTAC NVIDA 7803GB to replace my AMD 7850, is this a logical upgrade choice with these specs? This thread has images

You'll have to excuse the fucked up title. My CPU is currently overclocked to 4.2ghz on 1.151v My PSU is a Corsair CX600 series (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139028) I am planning to upgrade to this GPU as the title says...

7th April 2014
by Egon Spengler Go to last post
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GTX 560 TI fans not properly working (overheating)

Hi, recently i noticed my GPU was hitting 100C while gaming and idling at 75C. When i first looked into my case, both the fans would spin then stop randomly here is a screenshot: http://i.imgur.com/nKe5xXA.png After taking the gpu out and trying to...

7th April 2014
by DarkSiper Go to last post
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solved Wallpaper across 2 monitors.

How do i get a wallpaper to stretch across my monitor, when i put on a 3840x1080 wallpaper it is the same on both monitors and its zoomed in! Also, can you have 2 different wallpapers on each monitor?

6th April 2014
by djjkxbox360 Go to last post
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Computers
 

BSOD

My computer recently been getting two types of BSOD. The first one is MEMOEY_MANAGMENT The second one is IRQL Not less or equal I think this is a RAM problem. Need some help Thanks

6th April 2014
by GiGaBiTe Go to last post
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solved Sound control panel not opening,all sound except Windows sounds are not playing (Win7)

For some reason all sounds have stopped,except for Windows sounds like start-up sounds and the sound of emptying the trash bin. When I try to play a YouTube video with no sound,it works perfectly,but a video that does have sound just stops at the moment...

6th April 2014
by Zotobom Go to last post
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Cannot launch .jar file

Hello all anyways, I planning on making a minecraft styled TTT map by making the outline in minecraft itself, then porting it over to source and adding in everything else using this method https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GWnAzzXwBRw I have one...

6th April 2014
by djjkxbox360 Go to last post
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QUESTION
 

Friend upgrading GPU - bottleneck?

My friend wants to upgrade his current Radeon HD 6450 GPU to a Radeon HD 7850 2GB (Sapphire Edition), and he's wondering if it would work well with his current Intel Core i5-3470 CPU (3.20 GHz, 4 cores) CPU. Would there be any bottleneck issues? Help is...

6th April 2014
by mobrockers Go to last post
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Computers
 

Microsoft Spam? This thread has images

I was curious if I really do need all of these installed on my computer/if its safe to un-install them, and only install the needed ones? To me all of that seems excessive.

6th April 2014
by Killervalon Go to last post
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Reinstalled windows 7, fails to start after doing windows update.

I re installed windows 7 and the only thing I have installed is my wireless adapter. After doing windows update my computer restarts and gets to the starting windows screen then just restarts. I have to launch in safe mode and revert to before windows...

6th April 2014
by Silentwisher Go to last post
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Razer Mamba (Original) and windows 8.1 This thread has images

So this only started recently but when ever I start my computer my mamba will not work for a solid 5 minutes - a hour (it eventually works after a long period), I can click and use my scroll wheel but I cant move it at all. - I have tried about 6...

5th April 2014
by datguyrick Go to last post
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Can't sprint in GMod

I logged on one day and found out that I couldn't sprint. If someone could tell me the console command needed to rebind that key that would be great. All Help is Appreciated!

4th April 2014
by AIX-Who Go to last post
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Mouse freezing

Things ive tried. Switching mouse, updating graphic cards driver, switching usb inputs, malwarebytes scan , diasabling all startupprograms. What my problem is is that my mouse keep freezing for like 10 seconds every minute or so. This happends alot...

4th April 2014
by djjkxbox360 Go to last post
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pc games
 

Background programs not detecting keyboard input

So I've had this problem for some time, but now it's really bothering me, allow me to explain; If I have a game or something of sorts running in the foreground, and say , I want to mute my mic on Ts3 via hotkey, Ts3 will not detect that input until I...

4th April 2014
by Rockeiro123 Go to last post
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solved Almost all of my RAM is being chewed up...

Okay, so recently, I've noticed that some of my games were stuttering. Checked task manager, and what do you know, 11.9/12GB of my RAM is being used. I looked through all of my programs, nothing using a suspiciously large amount of RAM. Any idea why this...

4th April 2014
by BlueAndGray Go to last post
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