Forum discussion tagged with business.
  1. chrisafp07

    New Business Opportunity

    Hi guys, although this is a random post I figured this would be the best community to ask, to gain any perspective, or heed any warnings given. The short is that I'm leaving the military and trying to find my way in a civilian world. I have the opportunity to take over clientele from a local IT...
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    [SOLVED] Cheap 48 Port 10 gb SPF switches

    Hello all, As tittle says does anyone have recommendations on brands that carry switches with the bare minimums mentioned above? Something a little comparable to this allied telesis. Price range around 1400 other than sonicwall and ubiquiti. Ubiquiti has little to no support and am now...
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    [SOLVED] Help in keeping track of my home food business sales

    Hello guys I have a small food associated business thats made in home. My friend made for me a sheet that sums up the total orders of different kinds of products which requires me manually to put them everyday searching in the chats to see the orders and register them in the excel sheet and...
  4. BraxtonJ30456

    Question Need a Electronic Repair Business to answer a few questions for my college final

    Hello, my name is Braxton and I currently studying IT at a university. For my final, for my INFO1120 class, I need to interview a company that I would be interested in as a career. I need a company (not a hobbyist) that deals with electronic repairs and/or deals with computer building or...
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    Question Possible to buy salvaged cpus in large quantity?

    Good day. I have a feeling this might be taken down, as it is not the usual type of post you would see here am posting here cuz this is the forum I know, so if this type of question should be posted elsewhere please enlighten me. I know, I know this is not the traditional way of gathering info...
  6. KiL3MaNjAr0W

    Build Advice Replacement Server Needed

    Hi Everyone, I’m looking at buying a new (or used) server to replace the aging machine we are currently utilizing for remote connections. Currently we have system running the following specs. CPU: Intel Xeon E3-1225 V3 @3.3Ghz RAM: 24GB DDR3 1600MHZ Storage: 1TB Local Storage (HDD) OS: Server...
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    [SOLVED] Need advice for a Small Business Server

    I need a server to handle the operations for a small-medium size business. The current server is is a very basic and outdated one, 500gb of storage. I do not have all the details but I know that it is slow and it needs to be replaced. The office has around 25 computers and may be expanded in...
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    Cost of setting up pc repair/upgrade business?

    Cost of setting up pc repair/upgrade business? I am IT graduate and have worked many years in retail. I want out and was wondering how much a collection of stock to run repair/upgrade business. I.E how much is ram(laptop/desktop) wholesale and Hardrive's as well as other small components. I...
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    Question Fast Networking in small business 5 PC

    Hi Experts, I am noob in networking setup, would like to take your advice, Thanks in advance. I want to setup networking in 5 windows pc, in less budget I want these pc to access 1 location where all the files are, without making it slow in anyway. do i have to buy a server for that? any...
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    Looking for a laptop for business

    Hi everyone, I'm looking for a laptop that matches my criterias below: 14 or 15.6 inch display No need to have dedicated graphics i5 or i7 (since I'm an IT student) No need to have HDD SSD is required and at least 256GB Backlit LED keyboard if possible :) [OPTIONAL] Good audio speakers I...
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    PSU worked fine on 110V, crashes on 220V???

    My primary gaming PC crashes consistently during game play (tested in CSGO and Borderlands2). I have done extensive troubleshooting ruled out most major components (it's probably NOT: RAM, GPU, motherboard, drivers/OS). I am leaning towards it being a PSU issue, but I'm not sure. I moved to...
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    GPU TDP and Voltage Reg.

    Hi, I recently built my desktop, and had a few problems getting the bios to come up, after replacing the PSU that seems to be fixed. However under heavy load (Rendering using Blender) GPU-z indicates that my GTX 760 is only running at about 50% TDP due to Voltage reliability and operating...
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    Crossfiring 2 R9 280xs on a PCIe 2.0 motherboard

    Is it worth it? Is there a noticeable performance hit when compared to PCIe 3.0?
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    Can i Combine these 2 RAM in my pc

    According to Vengeance vs Vengeance it would seem these sets are compatible. Both have stats that are the same, pretty much all of the stats, other than the tested stats: SPD Latency 9-9-9-24 SPD Speed 1333MHz SPD Voltage 1.5 Speed Rating PC3-12800 (1600MHz) The only differences are...
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    Can i expect any graphical performance increase?

    Hello Tom'sHW Folks. Just curious on a few things as i have found not much info on the comparisons for my particular questions. ok to get it started, i'm on a pretty heavy budget right now, so i first bought a gpu upgrade for my aging system, not a huge upgrade, but since it had a gt 620 ...
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    280x matrix platinium at 90degree on msi kombustor

    was just wondering if the temp are normal for kombustor since if i play crysis 3 , the temps are around 77
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    GPU spinning but no display.

    Hello everyone, I am new to this forum and I hope that this question is in the right area. Anyways, I have recently put together a gaming build as a first timer and I had a couple of questions. It seems my motherboard is powered correctly with a 430W Corsair PSU because all the fans are spinning...
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    New computer build has random restart after which USB-devices don't work anymore

    Hi thanks for reading. I am building a PC for someone and I'm running onto a problem I have never had before. Specs: MS-Tech CA-0130 Minitower MS-tech MS-N550 VAL psu Corsair Value select 4gb 1333mhz Seagate barracude 500gb Amd A6-6400K 3.9 ghz and last but definetly not least: ASRock...
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    crossfire 3rd party graphics card with stock graphics card

    Hi, i've currently got a stock 2GB AMD Radeon HD 7870 in my rig and im struggling to find a second stock model at a reasonable price to crossfire this with. I was wondering then other than makig sure that both cards run at the same clock speed would I run into any issues if I installed a XFX...
  20. Avocade

    i7 4770k + H55

    Just curious if the H55 is plenty of cooling for Overclocking an i7 4770k only to 4.2Ghz. Also can anyone verify that 1.2V sound right for that clock? If necessary i will go up to and h60.
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    Help me on Powercolor HD 6950

    as of now I have the ASUS P8H61-M LX3 PLUS motherboard and it's on an Azza Toledo 301 Mid-Tower Case, Will it fit?
  22. Parthu Revanth

    Suggestion Needed for PC Case

    Carbide Series® SPEC-02 or Carbide Series® SPEC-01 For this pc Build
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    I need help choosing the BEST Intel processor and motherboard

    SORRY FOR THE WALL OF TEXT! This is my very first PC build. Ever since I came out of the womb I had been interested in computers. I had been an Apple fan up until about a year ago, but since then I've realized that it makes more sense to use a windows/linux and android, and I have since then...
  24. TheNeonSky

    Where to buy parts online.

    Now that I have done a few weeks of research and chosen all the parts I need, I checked the websites Newegg and Tigerdirect ( the only two computer part websites I know of. ) for my list of parts and neither of them carried them. But I did find the parts on Amazon. So the question is would...
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    If i add ram,can my PSU handel my PC ?

    I have an PC whit gigabyte gtx 660 ti 2 gb , i-7 3770k, 2x4 gb ram(1600mhz), MB Z77.If i add 2 more 2x4 gb of ram (or one8gb),can my 600W PSU handel my PC ?
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    Which is better

    Which graphic card is better for gaming radeon r7 260X OC or geforce gtx 750 ti
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    My monitor has a smudge like line on it, is there any way I can get rid of it

    Basically something glided against the screen and there is now what looks like a smudge mark going across the screen. This could be a scratch but it is unlike any scratch I have ever seen as it has no dentation or cuts in or between the actual pixels or on the screen. I would paste a picture...
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    how I can fix PLEASE INSERT CORRECT CD/DVD error in NEED for speed most wanted 2005

    I installed the game NEED FOR SPEED MOST WANTED 2005 . I've done everything properly but I cann't run the game. It is showing that PLEASE INSERT CORRECT CD/DVD AND RESTART THE APPLICATION. I'm unable to fix it. What is the way to solve it ?
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    Sound card to PCI-E 16x slot

    I got a problem that my motherboard only got 1 pci e 1x slot. I used that slot for placing my network card because I am not able to pull the cables to the living room. My motherboard is ASUS Z87-K. So my question is this. If I place my sound card to the pci e 16x slot, will I bottleneck/decrease...
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    System Restarting Randomly - Happens in BIOS, seems faster when windows is running

    Ok, I have a stock gateway desktop computer that I have not done any changes to - I use it for my work computer. I came to work this morning, used the computer for 20 minutes and experienced a shutdown without any warning. Once it happened, the computer was stuck in a really short reboot cycle...
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    No sound after installing new graphics card

    I just bought an intel with a 3.4ghz processor, it came with windows 8.1. I bought a radeon HD 6450 graphics card. My problem is that I have no sound now. After researching i have come to the conclusion that my computer is trying to use the audio through the hdmi cable. I need to get the audio...
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    New build, no POST

    I am working with a new build (for the first time in a long time, switching back from Macs) MSI H87-G43 I5-4670 (Stock heat sink and fan) Crucial Ballistix Sport (2x8) EVGA GTX 760 However when I power on, there are no beeps and nothing display on the monitor (DVI connected, if it matters). I...
  33. M

    I am confused about the fx-8350

    Hello! I am pretty confused about this seeing as this is my first pc build. I really wanted to get a gtx 760 as my graphics card. However, I am stuck deciding between the fx-8350 and the intel i5 4670k. I know most people would automatically say to go for the i5, but is it actually worth it? I...
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    System Builder Marathon, Q1 2014?

    When can we expect the System Builder Marathon, Q1 2014 to come out? Interested in seeing what's changed from last year.
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    Out of Memory wiht 8GB

    Hey guys, I have a problem. After an hour or two of playing games, I get a message saying 'out of memory' even though I have 8GB. This happens with a lot of games and I don't know why because right after this message appears I check the task manager and everything appears to be fine. I also...
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    My HP J4550 will only print the first page of a document

    HP J4550 All-in-One will only print the first page of a multiple page document
  37. MrChristmas

    AMD vs GTX ? ( + would it be enough ? )

    AMD Radeon R9 280X vs GTX 770 , what's would you choose, and why ? --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Do you guys think that for 1440x900 monitor 60Hz would gtx 770 2Gb be enough ? ( for games )
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    Desktop froze black screen

    My desktop froze when i was using it so when i restarted it, it showed a bunch of dollar signs then when it loaded to starting Some pics
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    mouse & pointing device problems

    Just of today my mouse suddenly started to freeze for a few seconds and the sound you get when you connect a device/unit via USB-port and then disconnecting an device. It's as if my mouse would get manually plugged in/out a few times each minute. This only happens to the mice and not my other...
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    Different windows on different hdds

    Hello! I have 2 HDDs, on one there is xp and on other win7. Can I remove the xp just by formatting the HDD and no harm is done or is there another way?