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    Solved Indeed - I'm actually surprised that WinX...

    Indeed - I'm actually surprised that WinX installed the very first time I tried to use TP2... and that it has not quit installing since on this machine.
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    Solved I am getting to the point where I am going to...

    I am getting to the point where I am going to sell some of my legacy hardware. The time between my bills is sufficient that none of my legacy hardware will ever 'come in handy' - not to me, anyway....
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    Solved When I build my new machine, the Mobo, RAM, and...

    When I build my new machine, the Mobo, RAM, and possible one or two other components go out the window...

    (Well, into storage actually lol)
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    Solved Correct. However, Intel has been releasing the...

    Correct. However, Intel has been releasing the CPU microcode for a long time- it didn't just start doing it after Meltdown and Spectre was revealed to it.

    And, in a sense it is temporary, because...
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    Solved Yeah, Intel has. But the BIOS is more than...

    Yeah, Intel has. But the BIOS is more than *just* CPU microcode.
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    Solved And then I read this: Posted by eVGA's...

    And then I read this:



    Posted by eVGA's Technician LeeM in their forums....

    Sigh.
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    Solved Great to see that you're alive and kicking again...

    Great to see that you're alive and kicking again on the IP builds.

    Just checked, and sure enough, Intel updated the microcode for almost every processor they have made in the last 10+ years at...
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    Solved Lol. Well, technically, almost all CPUs are...

    Lol. Well, technically, almost all CPUs are 'infected' with a variant of Spectre, but we both knew our CPUs faced issues with Meltdown as well....
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    Solved Nice find. Not surprised it didn't work though -...

    Nice find. Not surprised it didn't work though - it's not the CPU but your motherboard that is the issue.
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    Solved Didn't figure it would, particularly since you...

    Didn't figure it would, particularly since you had issues before the freaky Intel only update.

    But worth a shot.
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    Solved And the more I read the more I believe it - this...

    And the more I read the more I believe it - this would explain all of your issues.

    My 965 EE is actually an unlocked CPU, versus your 920, so that may have been the deciding factor as to why he...
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    Solved Or, it could very well be that it was a big - it...

    Or, it could very well be that it was a big - it may have all to do with this:

    'Kernel memory leaking' Intel processor design flaw forces Linux, Windows redesign • The Register
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    Solved Doubt it - if they are blocking your hardware,...

    Doubt it - if they are blocking your hardware, they are doing it for a reason. Which, in M$ speak, means they've already fixed the bigger problem by creating your smaller problem. Lol.
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    Solved That is how I do builds - in 2008 I started my...

    That is how I do builds - in 2008 I started my Core2Quad 6600-based machine, using pretty much all new stuff. When lightning took it out 3 years later (the PSU and HDs, but the mobo was flaky at...
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    Solved Well, technically you can say that only if you...

    Well, technically you can say that only if you try multiple HDs and rule out the HDs themselves.

    But, hey, at least you're getting a modern system out of it :)
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    Solved Understandable. It's the same logic that has...

    Understandable. It's the same logic that has kept me from upgrading my machine - everything still works.
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    Solved Could very well be that it is a hardware...

    Could very well be that it is a hardware conflict, flaky hardware, or who knows what else.

    You've tried single stick of RAM, BIOS reset (and I assume you didn't go back and set it all back up,...
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    Solved Lol. Understandable. I am milking the most out...

    Lol. Understandable. I am milking the most out of my well-aged system too....
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    Solved A lot of downloading on your part....good luck m8

    A lot of downloading on your part....good luck m8
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    Solved Fingers crossed :)

    Fingers crossed :)
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    Solved That's why I asked - the screenshot shows the...

    That's why I asked - the screenshot shows the policy disabled....

    The screenshot shows it disabled. The way that policy works is if the policy is disabled then drivers are allowed to be used. I...
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    Solved Also, did you manage to turn off automatic driver...

    Also, did you manage to turn off automatic driver installation in the basic 16299 install yet?
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    Solved One thing - although the UUP2ISO warns that you...

    One thing - although the UUP2ISO warns that you should make the .ISO before you hit restart, as long as you are not cramped by HD space, you can usually make one after install by looking in the...
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    Solved Follow these tutorials: Enable or Disable...

    Follow these tutorials:

    Enable or Disable Driver Updates in Windows Update in Windows 10 Windows Update Activation Tutorials

    Also look at this one: Turn On or Off Device Driver Automatic...
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    Solved Also, here is another idea from M$, and it might...

    Also, here is another idea from M$, and it might help you directly:




    Specifically, the last tweet - removing all peripherals (and, IMO, optionally, all other HDs except the install drive) as...
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