Forum discussion tagged with Programming.
  1. N

    Question Which of these for a Software Engineering student?

    1) Lenovo Thinkbook 14 G6 with Ryzen 7 7730U or Ryzen 5 7530U or Core i7-13700H 2) Lenovo ThinkPad E14 Gen 5 with Ryzen 7 7730U or Ryzen 5 7530U 3) HP Pavilion Plus 14 with Core i5-13500H 4) HP ProBook 440 G10 with Core i5-1335U 5) Asus Zenbook 14 with Ryzen 7 7730U or Ryzen 5 7530U 6) Acer...
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    Question Ideal Only Programming Laptop No Gaming and Once in a while I do photoshopping / GIMP

    Please advice on Most affordable but rugged Laptop (Cannot afford laptop repairs) and intend to use for next 5 years. Heavy on programming, applications, downloads, SQL, Database stuff , latest Wifi, BT and have good amount of USBs, HDMI, watch Youtube, browse and do courses a lot. NO GAMING...
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    Question Disposable Email Server working ?

    How Disposable email server works when compared to normal email server ? What is the algorithm ? How does disposable email server creates different email aliases each time ? How do I develop my own Disposable email server ?
  4. B!gMeme

    Question Best way to control fans without motherboard

    My system does not have PWM headers for case fans, so I have been searching for temperature-based fan controllers. I have come across a kit board that does precisely this, albeit using a thermistor, which can only read the ambient case temperature: ...
  5. rtadd

    Question Advice for upgrading pc for programming

    Hi. I'm trying to learn how to develop apps (not really intrested in game development just yet) and I was wondering if I could/should upgrade my pc. I've just started learning, but my goal is to be able to contribute on any open source proyects. I've built it myself two years ago and I mostly...
  6. Chingun77

    Question CPU core control

    Hello, I want to change/set supply voltage or frequency of each cores freely in the CPU. Is there anyway that's possible? I can't find any papers on how i can set the voltage of each cores separately, or if it is possible, entirely.
  7. alfredjoejr

    [SOLVED] IP address type

    What type of IP address is with the subnet mask of ?
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    Question Impossible to solve mouse problem.

    First I just want to rule out the simple fact that said button does work, consistently. So basically just bought a new mouse fairly cheap gaming mouse and discovered that when I hold left click my side button button 4 doesn't work at all no matter how hard I press this is clearly a programming...
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    Question Chromebook versus PC for programming ?

    Hello all, I am a Uni student in business analytics and I need a laptop. I was hopping you lovely people could help answer my question. Should I get a Chromebook or a PC for coding purposes? Which would be better?
  10. S

    [SOLVED] Can i use ryzen 5 3600 with gt710 GPU for programming?

    I am planning to buy ryzen 5 3600 . I will be using it mainly for programming and movies only. I can't spend more in expensive GPU. If i use GT710 GPU, will it work properly? will the GPU slow it down any way?
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    [SOLVED] How to code it so that the program checks my schedule

    Hello, I've been thinking about doing a project involving coding. My school uses an app to let you see your schedule for the week. So my plan was to make an alarm clock that automatically checks your schedule and based off of that puts the alarm clock at the right time. I couldn't really find...
  12. gsark

    Build Advice New Build For Programmer (Web DEvelopment)

    Hello, I am planning to upgrade my i5-3550 system. I am programmer majority works is for web development in nature but still want decent performance for app development, AI, ML related things. I am also casual gamer who occasionally play games. I dont expect to play latest games on UHD. Decent...
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    [SOLVED] A machine for programming and music editing/making.

    Hello, I'm bulding a new PC and my eyes are turned on a Intel's processors and more specifically Xeon's family. So far i used an old i5 2500k, but back in a days i only used to play video games on my PC. Now I wanna something new which would be more of a workstation than casual computer. I...
  14. H

    [SOLVED] Socket LGA1200 motherboards. Do they differ much in gaming performance?

    Background: I'm looking into building a new PC for gaming and programming. For programming I need to compile large projects, which is CPU, memory and IO intensive. As I now have ordered myself an ultra-wide monitor with 3840x1440 resolution I'm guessing my gaming framerate might suffer with...
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    Question Browsing for new laptop for university

    Hello! I am currently looking for a new laptop for university, in which I am attending the Computer Science program and wondering if I could get some thoughts on whats best the best laptop for that environment. 1. What is your budget? $1000-1200 CAD or $750-900 USD (Though may be willing to...
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    [SOLVED] 2K, 109 PPI monitor for coding... Is it a good choice?

    Hello everyone! I was in need of a monitor mostly for programming and I recently got a LG27GN850. I am using it as an external display with my Macbook Pro 13". Its resolution is 2560 x 1440 and its current refresh rate is 99 Hz (it supports up to 144 Hz). Its Pixel Per Inch value should be...
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    [SOLVED] What is a Euro 600 Budget PC Build for gaming and programming?

    First time building a PC looking for recommendations. Programming/Gaming/Editing What will you be doing with this PC? Be as specific as possible, and include specific games or programs you will be using. Gaming (League, Fortnite, GTA V, Rainbow Six Siege), Programming (Full-stack and machine...
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    [SOLVED] What is a good 600 Euro PC Build?

    I have a budget of 600 Euros. I can only buy from Amazon Espana (I am in Spain). In this budget of 600 Euros I need a monitor, the tower, wireless network adapter, keyboard and mouse. This build will be used for some video editing, programming and doing some work on neural networks, and...
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    [SOLVED] 550 Euro PC Build list request

    I need to build a 550 Euro PC (including peripherals, monitor and tower). I need the PC for programming, gaming (Fortnite, Rainbow Six Siege, PubG, GTA V, and academic work). I am from Spain and will be ordering on Spain Amazon. Please put together a good powerful build list on pcpartpicker and...
  20. SpicyUwU

    [SOLVED] Build list request

    Hi guys. My budget for a PC is 28,000 Indian Rupees (INR) and for the peripherals and monitor is 8000 INR. And for the I will be buying the parts from a local store in my city. Any powerful gaming (Apex Legends, GTA v, fortnite, pubg, leagues of legend) with occasional streaming, programming...
  21. peachyoana

    [SOLVED] Should I get i7-9700K or get Ryzen?

    I posted in a facebook group in which i asked questions about the CPU, watercooling vs air cooling and the SSD and the HDD incompatibility issue that came up. However about the CPU they all told me to get Ryzen instead of intel and directed me to this website. So if you guys could give me some...
  22. RyukKanji

    Python Programming

    So these last few weeks i have been learning some python3 , just the languange you know , variables , functions etc and i cant help to ask myself , once i have a good understanding and knowledge of python , what and how am i going to do any useful. I have been watching some vids , what you can...
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    [SOLVED] Good Mechanical Keyboard for gaming and programming for under $150 dollars?

    I want something with the follow features: RGB lightning Interchangeable switches Macro Keys Numpad And that's all. i'd like to see your suggestions, members of this forum.
  24. isamirmalek

    [SOLVED] Which is better for Video editing, Programming, and Gaming Among these

    1) MSI GE65 Raider - 051 240Hz Gaming Laptop 2) MSI GE75 Raider - 286 144Hz Gaming Laptop Both these laptops are i7 9th gen RTX 2070, 16GB, 512GB NVMe 3) MSI P75 Creator - 895 17.3" FHD i7 9th gen, rtx 2060 , 32GB , 1TB NVMe, have Thunderbolt 3 , Windows 10 Pro 4) MSI P65 Creator - 1084...
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    [SOLVED] New laptop recommendations (learning to programme)

    Hi Hive Mind, Please see requested completed template below regarding new laptop recommendations. In a nutshell, I want to learn to code (again – java/perl 15 years ago…). I’d like to learn python, javascript, how to write and use APIs, as well as mess around with my raspberry pi. This is part...
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    Question Why C# is so underrated ?

    Hello guys . I'm a C# developer i started developing with C# because of Unity3d and overtime i realized that because of Xamarin i can actually build app for any device with a lot of options . but everywhere people are talking about Python , C++ and Javascript . i think a lot of it might be...
  27. T

    [SOLVED] [Help] High end PC Build for Gaming / Programming (UE4) / Streaming

    Hello guys, I come here to you today because I need your help to finish my high end pc build. The current state of the AMD vs INTEL fight made me unsure of what to do. I made this build in order to: play the latest games coming in for the next years in ultra 1440p with 60+fps use resource...
  28. elbakali9

    Question Programming Script

    Hello everyone, I'm looking for a help from you guys, to find or create a programming script (AutoHotKey or else) that can do this following tasks repeatedly, 1/ Open Gmail in internet browser 2/ On Gmail on the search bar, search for the word confirm 3/ Open all those mails each on a Tab 4/...
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    Question What should I buy new or refurbished laptop

    Hello I need to buy a cheap laptop for programming (coding) for 300 euro but I don't know to buy a brand new or refurnished. I stopped on brand new hp (intel pentium n5000, 128ssd, 8 ram) and the refurbished one Lenovo (Intel i5 3360m or i7 3520m 16 ram and 480 ssd) so what should I buy?I think...
  30. M

    [SOLVED] easy static javascript

    Hi there, i just started using chromes extension called 'fake data', and what it do is, generating random data for regestration on a certain web sites. it uses this javascript ...
  31. J

    Question Ryzen Situation - 4K PC on budget $1400?

    Hey Guys!! I know there's already a post exist for 4K budget PC build guide. I'm confused and frustrated because i cant decide what choose and there are reasons for it. I'm suffering from too much price variation due to taxes and supply issues in my country. I live in india and since 2018...
  32. DraftDragon21

    [SOLVED] Upgrade cpu or gpu?

    I currently have a budget around $700 and want to upgrade my system. I'm planning on either replacing my 1070 with a 2080 or my oced 6600k with a ryzen processor (3700x) and a new mobo. I do programming (including neural networking), some rendering, and 4k gaming. I would like to know if it...
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    [SOLVED] Do programmers overclock near project deadline? (if necessary)

    I know that overclock doesnt chance much in programming. But I would like to know if near a deadline, if the project is kind of late, do professional programmers overclock? I mean, in that case, every secound counts..... thx in advance
  34. arnuld

    [SOLVED] Building Ryzen 3 Desktop

    QUESTIONS: Any problems with this build? Can I improve it for the work I do? Any other suggestions? USE: Programming, Occasional video/audio encoding, Watching BluRay 1080p videos/movies, YouTube in HD, Browsing with 10-15 tabs in one Firefox window with 2 more windows opened. 12-15 hours a...
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    Question Which laptop for Unreal Engine 4

    Hi, I'm currently looking for a laptop for my 3rd year at university in September, where I will be doing Games Development, and programming using Unreal Engine 4. I've been looking and I want a 2-in-1 laptop as I can use it with a stylus during lectures to write notes on and I also indulge in...
  36. Ender15m

    Question Laptop for Programming and College under $900

    Hey! I would love some recommendations on a new laptop. At the moment I am using the Acer Aspire 15 with a Core i5, Geforce 940MX, and 250 GB SSD. I thought it was good, but it's slowly dying and everything on this laptop is getting super super slow. Even writing this question is lagging. On top...
  37. H

    Best laptop under 4000 USD

    I want to learn and master programming , hacking and PEN-TESTING . So I need a great laptop for it. Could you give me some suggestions for it?
  38. S

    Question A few systems, which is best?

    Hey! So I’ve found some prebuilt pcs. All are new and roughly the same price, here the specs and then I’ll explain my use of it. 1 - i9-9900k/16GB ram/RTX 2060/SSD 2 - i7-9700k/16GB ram/GTX 1080/SSD 3 - R7-2700X/16GB ram/GTX 1080TI/SSD Obviously the 9900k is the best cpu, but it also has the...
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    [SOLVED] Need help with new computer(i3 8100 vs i5 8400 pc).

    Hello, I have shortlisted two systems: 1. Lenovo V530 tower PC(Intel core i3 8100), 2. Lenovo thinkcentreM720 tower PC(Intel core i5 8400). I will these computers only for programming and web browsing, I will not play any games whatsoever. And, I will buy 16gb ddr4 2400mhz RAM and an SSD for...
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    Question Why does my Galaxy S9 show that I'm on a 5Ge network?

    Someone on the internet said that my phone doesn't have the right antenna for 5G. But at the top it says 5G. I have AT&T.