November 5th, 2003 03:31 AM
Thank you. My compenstein has been acting a little sketchier than usual lately, so I have been looking at anything that may be a cause
November 4th, 2003 11:52 PM
I have come to learn that the AGP Aperature setting in the BIOS controls how much PCI memory it uses for graphics mem space. I am using an ATI Radeon 7500 series PCI graphics card with 64 meg of its...
November 4th, 2003 11:24 PM
Try Belarc advisor. It is free snd gives you info about everything on the comp
October 31st, 2003 10:26 AM
Well, sorry for being away so long. I believe Und3ertak3r has hit the nail on the head. I touched my HD and did infact discover that it was very warm. VERY warm. All this time I had been...
October 12th, 2003 11:29 AM
I do have a surge protector, and I recently replaced the original 300 watt P.S. with a new same wattage P.S. I replace cables every 6 months as a matter of maintainence, and the lights only flicker...
October 12th, 2003 11:12 AM
Yes, and unfortunately none have ever worked again. On one Maxtor, I was able to view the contents of the drive before croaking completely, and there was nothing but gibberish where the files were.
October 12th, 2003 11:00 AM
Some gurgle to death, some just slow down and die, some give no warning. No other hardware failure
October 12th, 2003 10:45 AM
My system consists of a SOYO MB, Tualatin 1.2g processor, HP floppy drive, Sony CD Rom, ATI Radeon 7500 graphics card, and an Intel 56k modem. In the last year, I have killed 2 new Maxtor 20 gig hd,...
September 26th, 2003 09:06 PM
You will notice I am unable to show up all that often. This is because I have had to keep my compenstein going out of spare parts and other peoples junk. Any advice on how to...