Forum discussion tagged with Trackball.
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    Question PS/2 mouse with PS/2 -> USB active adapter, polling rate lower than expected ?

    I'm using a PS/2 mouse capable of a polling rate of 125hz over an active PS/2 to USB adapter as i don't have a PS/2 port. However, when i test the actual polling rate of my mouse, it shows up as only 40hz. Is this a limitation of using a PS/2 mouse with an active adapter? Or can i get the...
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    Is the GPU important while encoding videos?

    I'm using Cyko for encoding my anime to a smaller size. I have two GPUs in my laptop. One is the integrated Intel 4600HD and the other one is GTX950m 2GB. Cyko uses the integrated one by default. Should I leave it that way or should I go to NVIDIA control panel and tell the program to use my...
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    Pc screen frozen after loud noise from case

    Was playing on pc (its an old pc with bad specs) when playing game heard a thud coming from pc them screen froze , could hear friends talking in discord and they could hear me. I was still able to move around in game and could hear everything but the screen was still frozen , disconnected HDmi...
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    I dont know what I am doing

    is this the right selection of components that i could put together? i just added everything that look cool. also it's a little vain. but i wanted it to light up like a Christmas tree so i added a bunch of rgb components BLKFRISALE1: CyberpowerPC Elite M1 131 RGB 7-Color w/ 9 Button, adjustable...
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    Just installed windows 10 on custom build pc

    I just installed windows 10 on my new custom pc I built but it is unusually slow. I mean it just took me 8 minutes to ge to google and it is very in responsive making simple tasks like control alt delete take 2 minutes. What can I do to fix this?
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    Need a good PC case that doesn't break the bank

    Finished picking my PC parts CPU: Ryzen 1600 RAM: Ballistix sport LT,grey 16GB Motherboard: MSI B350 Gaming Plus HDD: WD Caviar Blue 1TB SSD: Samsung 850 Evo 250GB Graphics card: Sapphire Rx 580 8gb Nitro+ PSU: Corsair – 9020133 EU TX M Series Part Modular 80+ Gold But I need a case I wanted...
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    Epic Mini ITX Gaming Rig Help

    Ok I was able to get a credit line increase on my credit card so now I'm jelly for a high-end gaming rig! lol So the basics - Budget: $1,500 - $2,000 Location: U.S. Use: Pure Gaming - I want 1440p@80fps+ on the following games anywhere between medium-ultra settings; Elder Scrolls...
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    Trojan R "quarantined" by AVG still in danger?

    Hi, So, yesterday I was talking with a production company on the phone, went to their site to find a map to their location and a pop up told me the font on the sit couldn't display and to download a driver update....if I hadn't been distracted by the call I think I would have recognized the...
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    [Suggest] RX 480 or R9 390 or GTX 970

    As the title says. I am looking for a card and I am considering RX 480 or R9 390 or GTX 970 I would go for rx 480 in a blink but seeing the reviews it seems to me that reference RX 480s are running hot. Most of the reviews showed upwards of 80C temperatures. This is really a problem for me. I...
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    2 in 1 laptops with Nvidia grapics cards

    I have been looking for a while now and I can't find a 2 in 1 laptop with a Nvidia grapics card. (Not integrated)Please HELP!!!!!
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    Camera suddenly wont read my memory card. Bought a new one and still says the same thing and my camera wont even let me format

    Ive had this same camera and sd card for over a year now and have been taking pictures perfectly fine until today. Now my camera keeps saying "card cannot be read" and just displays this on the screen to where i cannot get to format it
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    directx and Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable with each game i instal

    every game I install it install new directx and Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable does that bad for windows 10 ? because old games like for example ASSASSIN'S CREED BOTHERHOOD will install old directx
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    How do I get rid of this fallout 4?

    I put god mode on my character just so I could stand on fire and he would burn for abit stupid but I was bored then when it went my character has been left with permanent red marks over his body like when your in combat and taking damage it goes red and shows bare flesh it's like that but isn't...
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    No sound coming from pc (Realtek HD Audio)

    So i have a problem where when I try to play audio, no sound comes out. I have tried both front and rear ports for my headphones and still nothing is coming out, I've checked to see if the headphones work in other devices and they do, I also tried my speakers and their not working. Audio is...
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    CPU Overheating on Startup, not Cooling Down.

    Ok so I posted this on reddit a few days ago but got no responses. As the title says my CPU is "Overheating" on startup and not cooling off once it has completely started up and such. I had a Corsair H80i mounted first and remounted it a couple of times replacing the thermal paste each time and...
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    Question about SLI and COD:AW

    I have two GTX 760's in SLI but when I'm changing video settings in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare it just says just one GTX 760 under video adaptor and 1956 MB under dedicated video memory when it should say 3904 MB since I have two cards. Anybody know how I can get the game to recognize both?
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    help with my build? this is my build and I want to know if its a good build for gaming and if I can overclock this build or not........and the graphics card is a for sure so changing my mind would not work:D. if the build is terrible just tell me :).
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    Best Gaming Pc For $500?

    I'm open to both buying or building a new pc. I would like the pc to be able to play games like league of legends and fallout new vegas on high, or medium if thats asking for too much and the newer games on either medium or low. All help is appreciated. Btw forget about the monitor, mouse...
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    Flickering edges/jagged lines in all games.

    Hello. I have flickering edges in all of my games. Whenever I move the camera, the start to blink/flick, which is very annoying and makes some games completely unplayable. I have no idea what to do. I have tried forcing anti-aliasing in the nvidia settings, played with them around for some...
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    Port 2 does not work

    I got a second radeon HD 7850 and when I installed it it overhung the first PCI slot. I had to move my PCI internet card to the second PCI slot and when I did it did not work. This is very confusing as the motherboard should have both of the slots working. Motherboard: ASUS M5A97 R2.0
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    Airflow Case Suggestions for GTX 470

    I'm looking for a new case that would keep a GTX 470 cool.Unfortunately,many of the good brands aren't imported to where I live and I don't really want to buy a case without actually seeing it,for looks matter for me too.(Meaning HAF series are out ^^; ) Good brands I know and have access to...
  22. todd5854

    Possible Zalman heat sink problem

    I recently bought a Zalman CNPS9900ALED for my Core i7 920. As soon as I plugged it in, it was on its loudest setting. With the stock i7 cooler it was always quiet, until I went into a game then it would speed up. So I tried enabling the thermal control in the BIOS (Have no idea why the stock...
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    So what does it mean to get an C0 Stepping instead of D0?

    I'm going to be ordering an i7 system and have been reading about the whole D0 stepping from newer chips. Since I cannot guarantee in Canada a D0 stepping chip anywhere except for NCIX and they're about $60 more for that, what does it mean if I end up getting a C0 chip instead? That I won't be...
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    Cpu speed

    hey iam trying to get to my BIOS on my pc and when I startup I do the alt+F2 *** and well it brings me up a page and it says "please enter file name for NEW BIOS" and I dunno what to do? please help me?
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    Tribes 2: mining the flag area

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I would like to hear about any experienced strategies and counterstrategies for mining the flag area, also for protecting the flag area any way you do. I've noticed some people drop what looks like a satchel charge near the mine...
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    Razer Lachesis for $25

    One of my friends is offering me his razer lachesis mouse 5600 dpi for $25. Is it a good deal ?, How would you pit it against some of the other mice like logitech g9 Thanks Mic
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    unable to send or read email

    Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.newusers (More info?) For about 2 weeks now i have been unable to read or send email.I can see mail in my inbox and junk mail box but when i click on it to read it it says in the corner errors on page. How can i sort this?
  28. slomo4sho

    WTB a HD 4850 or better GPU

    Hello, I am interested in picking up a HD 4850 or equivalent performance card for as little as possible. I need it to transition me from this PC (which will be passed down) to my new PC which will not be build until after D3 launch. Please sent me a PM with price. Thank you.
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    4 dual core and windows 2003

    This is most likely in the wrong section but I am at a loss as to the correct place to put it. I have a machine with 4 Intel Dual Core Xeon processors. On this machine is installed Windows 2003 standard edition. Now for licensing purposes I am fine with the standard edition. However...
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    [REVIEW/ANALYSIS] of The Dreamhold, potential SPOILERS inc..

    Archived from groups: (More info?) >Here, Tobias Thelen <> wrote: >> >> Andrew Plotkin <> skrev i >> diskussionsgruppsmeddelandet:cqcr3s$rrb$ >> > Here, Tobias Thelen <> wrote: >> > > >> > > I...
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    Help! Floppy drive refuses to read diskettes

    Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.hardware (More info?) Okay Suddenly, messages such "device is not ready" or "this disk is not formatted, do you want to format it now" started to appear when I insert floppy disks in the drive A: Worst thing the device manager won't let me to...
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    DirectX Compatibility

    Archived from groups: comp.sys.hp.hardware (More info?) I have an old HP4535 PC which came with the following Windows 98SE Intel i810 chipset (w integrated video) Celeron 400 Maxtor 10GB EIDE HD 320 MB PC100 SDRAM 8x CD-ROM floppy drive I also added the following as aftermarket items ...
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    Question Using Mac Time machine with a PC

    My grandma is going to replace her old mac computer with a newer windows 7 pc, however, she has A LOT of pictures, videos, Emails etc. on her time machine. She is currently using the time Machine as a backup/router, and i know the router works fine with a pc. The problem is that the time Machine...
  34. sektor

    Buy a Core 2 Duo now, or what for quad?

    About that time. Ready to upgrade my CPU. Only need to upgrade CPU, board and mem. Other components are good. I was eyeing the 6700 C2D, but i've heard rumblings about the Quad coming out. 1. With the quad, im guessing it will be $500+? That will be a deal breaker. 2. Will Windows (XP or...
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    Vista wont reset DSN

    Here is my issue I Have My main desktop running vista Home attached to a microsoft wireless router , if i lose power and re boot i lose connection to the internet i attempt to repair the connection thru network connections Vista give me an error message Can't rest DSN bla bla bla! But if i...
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    Installing CPU question

    Hi, when i bought my processor, all i recieved is the cpu and the heatsink and fan, and that was about it. I just wondering was there suppost to be more. The reason i ask this is that i think in toms hardware i seen that they inject some white meterial on tom of the cpu and than they put the...
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    Security Key For DSi

    Hello, How do i get my security key for the dsi
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    Motherboard life span

    how many years does a motherboard life span
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    Intel motherboard the bottleneck?

    Hello all I do loads of photo editing and found my Nikon Capture NX2 program is killing my Intel Core2Duo 2.66MHz machine. The machine is around 2.5 years old, and I was never happy with its performance from the very start. I have spoken with my supplier and he reckons the motherboard may be...
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    Anyone tried XP2400+ in dual config by modyfing J5

    Has anyone actually tried dual Athlon XP2400+ by applying modification on J5 bridge on the CPU (XP->MP)? Are T-bird core based Athlons working with such modyfication ? Maybe someone has been trying it on MSI K7D Master board ? Any results ? Thanks in advance for all the help. VOJTEK11