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    Yesterday, 11:51 AM
    Driftwood replied to a thread More Expence in PressF1
    In case anyone is interested. I have attached a DP to DVI-D active converter. I now have the option to increase frame rate up to 144Hz.
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    17-10-2019, 04:26 PM
    Driftwood replied to a thread Cooling upgrade. in PressF1
    Is that important ?
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    16-10-2019, 09:33 PM
    Driftwood replied to a thread More Expence in PressF1
    Don't see that anywhere dugi.
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    16-10-2019, 08:10 PM
    Driftwood replied to a thread More Expence in PressF1
    Yeah I'll give that a go first.
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    16-10-2019, 06:55 PM
    Driftwood replied to a thread More Expence in PressF1
    I think I chose a good title for this thread. Just ordered a new PSU for this project. Got the new fan & GPU installed & was just connecting...
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    15-10-2019, 10:51 PM
    Driftwood replied to a thread More Expence in PressF1
    Probably should have mentioned in the first post, I have been running this current setup @ 144Hz for several years, so I know the DVI-D cable works...
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    15-10-2019, 05:51 PM
    Driftwood replied to a thread More Expence in PressF1
    If only it was that easy. Tried a HDMI cable with my current GTX1080 set-up, comes through at 50Hz If I use a HDMI to DVI adaptor, it comes through...
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    15-10-2019, 05:03 PM
    wratterus replied to a thread Fonts unreadable - in PressF1
    Is it in high contrast mode? Try changing the theme back to the default Windows one and see if that sorts it.
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    15-10-2019, 04:21 PM
    Driftwood replied to a thread More Expence in PressF1
    As stated, my current monitor is Asus VG278HV https://www.asus.com/Monitors/VG278HV/ I/O DVI-D HDMI D-Sub (144Hz only on DVI-D) New graphics...
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    15-10-2019, 01:11 PM
    Driftwood started a thread More Expence in PressF1
    I’m about to fit a new graphics card, but these new ones have done away with the DVI interface & now have HDMI, DP & Type-C My current monitor has...
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    15-10-2019, 07:23 AM
    Driftwood replied to a thread Lotto NZ in PC World Chat
    If it did I certainly didn't see it.
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    14-10-2019, 07:03 PM
    Driftwood replied to a thread Lotto NZ in PC World Chat
    I think you may have missed the point. Anyway, didn't cost me anything, I don't buy Lotto tickets.
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    14-10-2019, 05:05 PM
    Driftwood replied to a thread Cooling upgrade. in PressF1
    I would agree with that. When I first built this system running a GTX970 it had only 2 case fans, one in & one out. Worked great, let the bios...
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    14-10-2019, 01:50 PM
    Just checked the specs, HDMI is 2.0 & DB is 1.4 Resolution is 1920x1080
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    14-10-2019, 01:44 PM
    Driftwood replied to a thread Cooling upgrade. in PressF1
    My case is a Silverstone Redline RL01-USB. Actually has provision for 5 fans, so I can experiment somewhat. First thing I did when I got it was...
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    14-10-2019, 11:55 AM
    Could have a problem. I have the new card but havent fitted it yet. These new cards have done away with the DVI interface & now have HDMI, DP &...
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    14-10-2019, 11:44 AM
    Driftwood replied to a thread Lotto NZ in PC World Chat
    How I got into it, was when my daughter bought me a ticket for last BD. She rang me a few days after the draw & asked if I had checked the results,...
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    14-10-2019, 11:12 AM
    Driftwood replied to a thread Cooling upgrade. in PressF1
    I was aware of the Y splitters but didn't really want to go that way, when there is another option. I just thought someone on here may have done...
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    13-10-2019, 02:13 PM
    Driftwood started a thread Cooling upgrade. in PressF1
    With sumer approaching I have decided to add a 4th cooling fan to my gaming system. Currently running three PWM 120mm fans from headers on mobo....
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    13-10-2019, 12:11 PM
    Driftwood replied to a thread Lotto NZ in PC World Chat
    Whats the rush, you got 12 months to claim.
    16 replies | 459 view(s)
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    13-10-2019, 09:47 AM
    Driftwood replied to a thread Lotto NZ in PC World Chat
    I use the app, seems to work alright. Although, if you get a winning ticket you still have to take it to a loto store to find out what you have won.
    16 replies | 459 view(s)
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    13-10-2019, 09:41 AM
    Driftwood replied to a thread Music playback. in PressF1
    I remember cutting corrugated roofing iron with a skillsaw. No earmuffs, my ears used to roar.
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