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  1. Thread: Do You Know The Answer To This? by exploder
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
    Replies 30 Views 4,908

    I have been going with a pea sized blob and...

    I have been going with a pea sized blob and spread it out. I probably worry too much about even coverage.
  2. Thread: Hardware Thread 2021 by exploder
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
    Replies 369 Views 48,745

    Dude, I actually like what you came up with! The...

    Dude, I actually like what you came up with! The card is strait, the bracket looks alright and it's a solid fix!
  3. Replies 66 Views 542,238

    Performance & Maintenance This was just the kind of tutorial I was looking...

    This was just the kind of tutorial I was looking for! Thank you!
  4. Thread: Advice Suggestions for New Video Editing PC by exploder
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
    Replies 3 Views 269

    Maybe a pre-owned Xeon workstation? I bought one...

    Maybe a pre-owned Xeon workstation? I bought one a few weeks ago and just ordered another this morning. If you do some searching, they can be found really cheap! I went with the Dell Precision T5600...
  5. Thread: Can't believe I did it! by exploder
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
    Replies 3 Views 8,274

    Both systems came with AMD FirePro graphics. The...

    Both systems came with AMD FirePro graphics. The first system now has a 1050 Ti in it and I have a new MSI Aero 1030 to put in the second system. The FirePro graphics really are not that bad with the...
  6. Thread: Can't believe I did it! by exploder
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
    Replies 3 Views 8,274

    Can't believe I did it!

    Recently I bought refurbished Dell Precision T5600 Workstation from eBay. I have been upgrading it and I love this system! I saw another one on eBay for $200.00 and pulled the trigger on it! I like...
  7. Thread: Installing a second Xeon question? by exploder
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
    Replies 0 Views 852

    Installing a second Xeon question?

    I ordered a second Xeon processor for my Dell Precision T5600 Workstation. It matches the one that's in it, ordered the heatsink and fan, and ordered matching memory, so parts wise I should be set.
    ...
  8. Thread: Show off your PC [2] by exploder
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
    Replies 1,175 Views 190,529

    jbcarreon123, nothing at all wrong with a...

    jbcarreon123, nothing at all wrong with a prebuilt! Parts prices are real high everywhere right now! I recently purchased a Dell Precision T5600 Workstation because I could not build anything close...
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    It looks pretty straightforward to me, that is I...

    It looks pretty straightforward to me, that is I don't see thermal pads stuck to everything, lol. I would just carefully take it apart and clean it. It might be worth removing the heatsink and fan,...
  10. Replies 64 Views 30,986

    Very nice work! Your next build will be even...

    Very nice work! Your next build will be even easier now, lol. You were smart to check your thermal paste application. Now you know a method that works and be confident that it is done right....
  11. Thread: Show off your PC [2] by exploder
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
    Replies 1,175 Views 190,529

    Kol12, that's a great looking build!

    Kol12, that's a great looking build!
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    It wasn't an HP. It was an Asus M5A97 but the...

    It wasn't an HP. It was an Asus M5A97 but the same symptoms. At first I thought the board had failed but as soon as I swapped out the battery it was posting again. You could just swap the battery...
  13. Replies 13 Views 1,264

    I had a similar problem with an older...

    I had a similar problem with an older motherboard. Replacing the cmos battery took care of it. A new one only costs a dollar at Walmart so why not give it a shot.
  14. Thread: Sparkle GTX660 Ti problem by exploder
    Forum: Graphic Cards
    Replies 6 Views 576

    Do you have access to another PC to try the card...

    Do you have access to another PC to try the card in? Your motherboard BIOS has to be detecting the card because your video shows the monitor getting a signal briefly. I suspect the graphics card is...
  15. Thread: High end B550 or Standard X570? by exploder
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
    Replies 20 Views 2,698

    Those are both awesome choices! I can understand...

    Those are both awesome choices! I can understand why it's tough to choose between them! I like the B550 myself, not really because it is better than the other choice because they are both of great...
  16. Thread: High end B550 or Standard X570? by exploder
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
    Replies 20 Views 2,698

    All your links unfortunately are giving me an...

    All your links unfortunately are giving me an error.
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    You might want to consider LibreOffice, it is...

    You might want to consider LibreOffice, it is actively developed.
  18. Thread: matching a cpu with a gpu by exploder
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
    Replies 6 Views 847

    Your current processor and graphics card are...

    Your current processor and graphics card are still a decent combination in my opinion.
  19. Thread: Another question about fans. by exploder
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
    Replies 6 Views 778

    My DYI skills have not been so good lately, lol....

    My DYI skills have not been so good lately, lol. I saw some fans in a couple videos with blue LED's around them and they really popped! No idea what brand they are though.... I have an NZXT 510 case...
  20. Thread: Another question about fans. by exploder
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
    Replies 6 Views 778

    Another question about fans.

    What might be the best option for some brightly lit but quiet 120mm case fans? Currently I have 3 Corsair ML 120mm white fans installed and I hate them! They are loud and barely illuminate the case...
  21. Thread: Did I get a good deal? by exploder
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
    Replies 4 Views 856

    Just an update. I am really loving these...

    Just an update. I am really loving these inexpensive Optiplex systems! I ended up installing an RX 460 in my son's and my 1050 Ti that I was using in my FX 6200 machine in mine. These rigs run...
  22. Replies 9 Views 2,191

    Edge has become my browser of choice running...

    Edge has become my browser of choice running Windows 10. I use Firefox on my Linux rigs. Memory use in Edge has been much better than I imagined considering the feature set it has.
  23. Thread: NVidia drivers question. by exploder
    Forum: Graphic Cards
    Replies 4 Views 709

    I appreciate the advice! It's an Intel system, a...

    I appreciate the advice! It's an Intel system, a Dell Optiplex 790 I picked up the 790 and a 390 really cheap. I have ran Linux for the last 17 years but my son likes games, making Windows 10 a...
  24. Thread: NVidia drivers question. by exploder
    Forum: Graphic Cards
    Replies 4 Views 709

    I found the specs from the manufacturer and you...

    I found the specs from the manufacturer and you are right about the driver. I should have looked them up in the first place.

    Edit: Turned out the card was DOA and the guy refunded my money....
  25. Thread: NVidia drivers question. by exploder
    Forum: Graphic Cards
    Replies 4 Views 709

    NVidia drivers question.

    I just picked my son up an EVGA GT 740 SC. What are the correct drivers to use? The NVidia site offers the most recent driver but seems like I saw a post saying that was not correct for that card.
    ...
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