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  1. Malakai432

    Game installation on Windows 8.1 with ssd and hdd

    Hello, I recently built a new computer. Runs like a dream but some of the games want to install in the x86 program files directory on the SSD. Does it matter whether I install games on the x86 directory prog files, regular prog files via the SSD or the prog files on my 1 TB HDD. In short I...
  2. AudioBeast

    Asus z87I-Deluxe Keeps Crashing Once Drivers from Disk are Installed (w/pic)

    Hello everyone, Once again everyone has made this easier to bare but it seems like this component upgrade has been a nightmare! I upgraded my AMD APU and ASRock Mobo to a Asus Z87I-Deluxe and an Intel i5-4670K. I have been having hardware failure but I finally got everything straightened out...
  3. C

    Which of these budget systems would you recommend?

    Looking for a basic home system, maybe some gaming like simcity. Which system (both same price)... i3 3240 8GB kingston ddr3 1333 1TB W Digital. H61M-plus i3 4130 4GB ddr3 1600 1TB H-81M-C/CSM Thanks very much for your comments!
  4. M

    Corsair or G.Skill RipjawsX ?

    Which is more better, Corsair Vengeance 8GB or G.Skill RipjawsX 8GB ?
  5. S

    Building My Brother's First Gaming PC: $400 Budget - Minecraft

    Hey Guys! I just needed some advice on a gaming PC that I am building for my brother! His budget is $400 and I was wondering what you guys thought about these parts that I will be using. He will not be playing any intense games or rigorous programs. He just needs something that can play...
  6. B

    Hybrid ssd + SATA HDD

    I haven't bought an ssd yet, but I'm planning on buying one. I already have a 3TB HDD with everything I have installed. I'm thinking of putting the software/ programs I need to load up quickly into the ssd (browsers, games, etc) and keep everything onto the other hard drive. I do not know if...
  7. D

    DnD and Forgotten Realms

    Some books are labeled as Forgotten Realms and others as Dungeons and Dragons. How do these two relate? Is one in the other? I would like to stay in the Forgotten Realms universe (Drizzt and Cale books I've read) Thanks!
  8. K

    Need to find the name of a game. Please help!

    Hi! I need to know the name of a game I seen a trailer for a while ago but cant remember the name. The game involved or atleast the trailer was about a grandma talking to a little girl who she locked up to protect from monsters, at the end of the trailer the grandma died outside the locked...
  9. KaiserPhantasma

    Looking for a Corsair Carbide 300R fan setup (2014)

    I saw this one from this thread (also here in tomshardware): http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/answers/id-1746820/corsair-carbide-300r-fan-setup.html and this pic is found inside that thread and just re posted it here HOWEVER there are some issues that I see (for me) 1.Can I replace the H60...
  10. M

    Will this work together?

    I have a list of parts for a budget PC. It is not really intended for gaming, but I would like good performance. I have designed it to build for my parents, (at a cheaper cost than what they might purchase) to get a small bit of practice before I have enough money to buy my own. I have used a...
  11. A

    ASRock 970 Pro3 vs MSI 970A-G43

    Which Motherboard would be best for this build? Specs; CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor Motherboard:?????????????????? Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive Video Card: Gigabyte Radeon...
  12. C

    Motherboard appears to have power but I can't power on the computer

    Computer won't POST and no fans turn on when I try to turn on computer. Motherboard is an MSI Z87-G45. I built a computer for a friend today, and when I turned on the PSU and hit the power button, nothing turned on. No case fans or anything except I noticed that when the PSU was turned on two...