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    What mouse is overall better for gaming: SteelSeries Rival 600 or Razer Mamba Hyperflux?

    Wondering which one I should buy. The price is not a problem
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    GTX 1060 not showing up

    I just bought a new GTX 1060 and put it in my PC, the lights on the GPU are lit up but my PC won't detect it in GPU-Z, CPU-Z and the NVIDIA driver download won't detect it. Can anyone help?
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    Is my CAS latency affecting performance?

    Hi, I have 2 sticks of G Skill NT DDR3 1600 RAM and it has 11-11-11-28 CAS latency. Will I benefit from having 9-9-9-24 in gaming? Please let me know, thanks.
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    Cannot Factory Reset

    Hello there, I have recently ran into some trouble... My PC Wasn't running as well as it used to so I decided to try and just reset the whole thing using the windows 8 reset, restore or refresh. I have tried all three and they each fail and say something along the lines of "Could not reset, No...
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    New OEM win 7 OS for new mobo/cpu?

    i recently purchased a new cpu and motheboard, and apparently i'm reading that i will need a new OS along with this? I purchased a win 7 64bit oem back when i bought my first motherboard, and i figured the os was on the hard drive not the mobo so it is news to me that the copy i bought is only...
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    Building my first PC (Help with Components)

    Hello there! So this will be my first time building a computer and i am wondering if all of the following components will work correctly and if they're all compatible with each other in order for me to successfully build it. Asus GeForce GTX 770 Graphics Card: http://amzn.to/1e9WdtG Gigabyte...
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    WDS n, Ap g

    Hi, I've got a wifi network in a condominium block. At the moment I've got some aps linked by WDS on 802.11 g, but it looses quite a lot of the speed. Is it possible to link the aps with WDS 802.11n and clients connect with their 802.11g receivers? Thanks
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    Wifi link 1000bgn

    Hello, I have dlink 2.4ghz router. I just bought thinkpad edge 14 with wifi link 1000gbn adapter on windows 7 pro. I am only getting 0.16Mb/s while I get 5mb/s or more with my another laptop with different older wireless adapter. why? should i just return this laptop?
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    Periodic Lag on WIFI....

    I'm connecting my Dell Vostro 1500 to a Linksys WRT160N WIFI router. When I play Counter-Strike, there is a periodic lag of about every minute or so: My ping goes out of the scale >1600ms - and of cause I get shot if enemies are around :( I'm suspecting that my router might need a FW upgrade -...
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    Box in window

    waht does a box in the top right hand window with a square, circle and triangle mean? I cannot open some E-mail attachments
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    Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?) I noticed that when ever i go and install something, like for instance the sims and the sims online it should automaticly intstall. It does but it allways goes to a USB driver install. If i want to install the program i...
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    Wireless connection problems...802.11n

    So I bought a rosewill n300x wireless adapter () and couldn't get much of a signal for my ATT router across the house. My crappyish acer laptop gets great signal sitting in the same place as my new desktop with its integrated wireless nic. Anyway, I bought a new trendnet wireless n router and...
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    Can I run BF4 on ultra with these specs?

    CPU: Intel i5 760 2.8ghz (quad core) GPU: GTX 770 2GB RAM: 12GB I'm not sure my CPU is good enough. I might be able to overclock to 3.6 but I've got a stock fan and I'm not an expert at overclocking.
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    Quake2 host config problem

    Archived from groups: alt.games.quake2 (More info?) Hello, I want to host a Quake 2 coop with no cheats. Here is my .cfg file: set deathmatch "0" set coop "1" set skill "2" set cheats "0" map base1 Unfortunately, cheats are still possible (from host and client side). What do I need to do in...
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    Driver for linksys wap54gv2

    i am currently using dlink as my router. Found a WAP54Gv2 as was discarded and would like to use it to boost the reception in my basement which constantly remains at 2 bars. I would like to download a driver and change the current password protected setting. thanks n regards
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    Home netwrk email setup advice

    Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.basics (More info?) Evening All, I have just set up a home network - one desktop and one laptop connected with a wireless ADSL/router. I was wondering if anyone had any thoughts on which email setup I should use. I'd like the desktop to...
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    If I have a N router do I need a N adapter to pick up wirless

    I have a netgear doul rangmax router the G wireless side works fine , but the N side shows computer to computer unsecured network. do I need N adapters to pick this up or do I to change a setting somplace?
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    drive problems

    Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.hardware (More info?) I am trying to fix an old pc I have but am having problems installing a DVD drive or a CD/RW drive. It's an IBM Aptiva - P133, 128 MB RAM, 10 GB HD running XP. I can get up to a 48X CD ROM drive to work fine but anything...
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    What is my wpa passphrase

    hi i was playing my xbox and it lost connection and know won't connect to my wireless belkin G router.when i click more info it says i may be using the wrong wep?wpa key.how do i get it to work again?? :(
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    Installint Office 2007 on Windows 7 starter

    Hello, I am installing Office 2007 on a dell minspirion mini with no optical drive. So i copied the disk to the hard drive and tried running the setup.exe using the administrator account and using different options of compatability. It always does the same thing. A dos window flashes open and...