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    Today, 05:51 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Greg in PC World Chat
    Oh Wow. Sad News :( We all knew he was sick, but still---, he will be missed. Sure was a battler to the end. RIP
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    Today, 03:33 PM
    wratterus replied to a thread Setting TRIM on SSD in PressF1
    http://dlcdnet.asus.com/pub/ASUS/misc/utils/AMD_Chipset_V13254_51010008_XPVISTAWIN7.zip Be interesting to see if that would install.
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    Today, 12:54 PM
    wratterus replied to a thread Greg in PC World Chat
    Sorry to hear that.
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    Today, 12:52 PM
    wratterus replied to a thread Setting TRIM on SSD in PressF1
    I thought of one other thing that might be worth trying - what is the brand/model of your mainboard?
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    Today, 12:27 PM
    wratterus replied to a thread CPU temp for i7 6700k in PressF1
    I would reset the BIOS too. Sounds like someone been mucking with settings haha.
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    Today, 12:03 PM
    wratterus replied to a thread Setting TRIM on SSD in PressF1
    I think the IASTOR is specific to the Intel chipset? I may be wrong on that. You can generally just check in Device Manager - like the attached...
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    Today, 10:59 AM
    WalOne replied to a thread Moving in PC World Chat
    Good luck ... I don't think West Akl has been particularly kind to you. Keep us posted.
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    Today, 10:18 AM
    wratterus replied to a thread Setting TRIM on SSD in PressF1
    It really should have worked - that's a little odd. I expect you don't have an Intel storage controller? Some of the AMD ones are a bit hit and miss....
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    16-06-2018, 07:15 PM
    Jen replied to a thread Shall We Play A Game? in PC World Chat
    Clue: the female lead is infamous for her bustier.
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    16-06-2018, 07:11 PM
    Jen replied to a thread UFB ONT locations in PressF1
    Hmm ... any thoughts on the idea to put the ONT in the garage and then use a powerline networking device to connect the modem in the lounge? Good,...
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    16-06-2018, 01:03 PM
    Jen replied to a thread UFB ONT locations in PressF1
    I did. Then I got older and boring. :waughh: I'm thinking behind the TV would be the easiest at this moment. I (aka pay someone) could then run...
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    16-06-2018, 12:42 PM
    Jen replied to a thread Shall We Play A Game? in PC World Chat
    Probably a bit too obvious ...
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    16-06-2018, 10:48 AM
    wainuitech replied to a thread SSD conundrum. in PressF1
    The probable reason for shutting down so fast is you clicked on Sleep. That's exactly what it will do. You can remove that option in The Control...
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  • Jen's Avatar
    15-06-2018, 10:00 PM
    Jen replied to a thread UFB ONT locations in PressF1
    Thanks all for your advice so far. Gives me something to think about. :)
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  • CYaBro's Avatar
    15-06-2018, 08:22 PM
    Eset NOD32 V9 does still support XP. If you use the live installer it will detect the OS and download and install V9 if it detects you're still...
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    15-06-2018, 11:56 AM
    WalOne replied to a thread New Ministry....... in PC World Chat
    Simon Bridges: Yup. Labour claims to be the friend of business ... to prove that, see how its spawned a growth industry. :rolleyes:
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    15-06-2018, 11:20 AM
    wratterus replied to a thread Setting TRIM on SSD in PressF1
    Yeah, when you set safe boot minimal in MSCONFIG, when you restart the PC will boot itself up in safe mode - you don't need to press F8 or anything...
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    15-06-2018, 10:16 AM
    Yes kiddies, Ronair is alive and well, this time not wasting taxpayer $$$s on the Minister's private transport, but this time gobbling megabucks of...
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  • Jen's Avatar
    14-06-2018, 07:47 PM
    Jen started a thread UFB ONT locations in PressF1
    Hello all, I am (hopefully) getting UFB soon. I am looking for tips/ideas where the ONT box should go so I don't make a mistake with its...
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    14-06-2018, 03:43 PM
    wratterus replied to a thread Setting TRIM on SSD in PressF1
    You end up trying to change to AHCI Strommer? Regardless of TRIM it's definitely sensible to change.
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    14-06-2018, 09:19 AM
    wainuitech replied to a thread CPU temp for i7 6700k in PressF1
    An interesting informative video on different methods of applying paste, and cleaning. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-hNgFNH7zhQ
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    13-06-2018, 10:55 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread CPU temp for i7 6700k in PressF1
    This may sound like a silly question, but its not. By any chance do you leave the side off the case ? If so the cooling will be less effective. Cases...
    18 replies | 417 view(s)
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    13-06-2018, 09:16 PM
    Driftwood replied to a thread CPU temp for i7 6700k in PressF1
    I run a i7 6700k on my gaming system. Air cooling only. Have seen it that hot under load on a hot day. Usually idles around 30c
    18 replies | 417 view(s)
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    13-06-2018, 09:11 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread CPU temp for i7 6700k in PressF1
    Make sure the heat sink is actually seated and attached fully. It my not be making contact properly.
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    13-06-2018, 04:05 PM
    wratterus replied to a thread Setting TRIM on SSD in PressF1
    Storage Executive should have told you you were in IDE mode. (I now see you mentioned that - I shouldn't have assumed that it said things were all...
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    13-06-2018, 12:11 PM
    wratterus replied to a thread Setting TRIM on SSD in PressF1
    You don't need to worry. Throw on Crucial Storage Executive which will give you drive stats and health, and let you update the firmware if there...
    22 replies | 610 view(s)
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    13-06-2018, 10:00 AM
    The Already known bit in that article is Its no secret that a lot of the worlds servers used by various companies that do cloud storage and general...
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    12-06-2018, 04:51 PM
    I'm quite happy with just a duvet. Even in Southland.... But husband is thin to say the least. he has his electric blanket, duvet, and a wool...
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