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Just how fast is VIA's Padlock?

CPU manufacturer VIA has added AES acceleration to their C7 line of CPUs (I suppose Intel/AMD have with their newer CPUs as well). I'm wanting to build a matched pair of routers connected over a ...
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Video playback is not smooth on Ubuntu

I have an Intel NUC N2820 unit connected to Sony television (KDL-40Z4500) over HDMI. I am trying to setup video playback of a video from my camcorder (H.264 1080/25p) on Ubuntu. This is the output ...
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Is my FPS limited by CPU or graphics card? Rotating 3D surfaces in Matlab

I have a modern laptop. When I use Matlab to visualize a 3D surface with a large number of vertices, I can only get a frame rate around 5 FPS when rotating it. With transparent surfaces, only 1 FPS. ...
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How do I turn off hardware acceleration by AMD VISION Engine Control Center ? (AMD Radeon HD7250G) Win7 32bit

I need to turn off hardware acceleration permanently (not just for a single app) in order to fix an issue. The usual Windows 7 setting is greyed out. I assume graphics card is blocking it. I can't ...
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Windows 8 hardware acceleration requiremetns

I'd like to upgrade my graphics card -- It's old and only has 500mb of memory. It does not support hardware acceleration for Windows (8), and I would like to make sure the replacement does. So I'd ...
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Is it possible to access the ROM of the integrated circuits in my mouse

A random chinese mouse for 2£, is it possible to view the software trought usb? I'm a newbie in hardware programming so please be nice, thank you.
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Rendering a frame is producing noise from speakers in Windows and Linux

When any hardware accelerated application is rendering a frame (or many of them) a very short noise is coming from my speakers. This can be a game, a WebGL application or XBMC. When the ...
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Confirm correctly working of hardware acceleration in Chrome (Windows 7)?

I'm having troubles getting hardware acceleration support for Youtube. Both Windows and flash player are enabled for hardware acceleration. The drivers for the graphics card are installed. The ...
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OpenGL/webGL not working, nouveau drivers

Title says it, OpenGL software crashes and Chromium says hardware acceleration is not available for webGL, though they should be supported by nouveau drivers. Running 64-bit Arch linux with xfce4 ...
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Intel HD4000 - Code 12 - This device cannot find enough free resources that it can use

System: CPU Core i7 3770K Motherboard Asus P8Z77-V with latest BIOS RAM 32GB DDR3-1333 RAID Adaptec 6405E in a PCI-E 3.0 x4 slot HDDs 2 x Seagate 4TB 7200RPM GPUs Intel HD4000 (on-CPU) and Radeon ...
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How can I make Firefox Menu and Toolbar stop flashing?

After a recent Firefox update, all of my menus and bookmarks toolbar have begun to flash when they're accessed. The content shows for a moment, but then I only see the outline and whatever was ...
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Getting a matrix of capacitance data from a touchpad

I would like to access the raw data from my touchpad before the data is processed into a single X,Y coordinate. Instead, I would like a grid of values as portrayed here: (image from ...
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Accelerated OpenGL is not working

I was trying to play Minecraft, but when I logged in it came up with this error: Bad video card drivers! ----------------------- Minecraft was unable to start because it failed ...
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Virtualbox - “VT-x/AMD-V hardware acceleration is not available”

I have a dell inspiron 1525 note book with win7. I am trying to install Win8 on Virtualbox. But I am getting the error: VT-x/AMD-V hardware acceleration is not available on your system. Certain ...
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Why Firefox goes zaggy when I have hardware accelaration enabled?

I am using Firefox Nightly for now. I have seen same thing if I used Latest Firefox version. from Firefox 15 if I have enabled the Hardware acceleration in option > browser > use hardware ...
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Multi-texturing error in a game

While trying to play a game, it gives error: This program requires multi-texturing, which is not supported by your hardware. I have Dell D630 Laptop (with Windows 7 32-bit), I can remember this ...
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Can't disable hardware acceleration in Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.251 on Ubuntu

With the new release of Flash Player for Ubuntu I'm not even able to disable hardware acceleration to avoid that frustrating channel management that overlays a sort of blue pattern on each video. ...
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Enable accelerated OpenGL on Windows 8 with NVIDIA Quadro FX 1800M

I have a HP EliteBook 8540w with a NVIDIA Quadro FX 1800M graphics card. After installing Windows 8 (64-bit), the following graphics driver has been installed: NVIDIA Quadro FX 1800M (Microsoft ...
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Program freezes when playing video with hardware acceleration

When I watch video online (flash) or locally (any type), the video screen turns green and then freezes after a few seconds. It'll be fine if I disable hardware acceleration. This only happens ...
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In Firefox, sometimes the hand cursor icon does not appear?

When mousing over links in Firefox, the arrow cursor icon changes to a hand icon, at least on my Mac. Since FF12 or FF11 or so, mousing over links sometimes does not change the cursor correctly. To ...
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Silverlight hardware-accelerated playback is greyed-out - How do I enable it?

I am trying to play Netflix videos (which only play via Silverlight), but they play choppy because Silverlight's hardware-accelerated playback is disabled. (video playback on WMP11 and VLC is ...
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Why Does Text Get Squished Up In Word 2010 With A Translucent Watermark?

You may experience an anomaly in Word 2010 that looks like this: The expected result is supposed to be normally-displayed text. In the picture below, the text that is circled contains approximately ...
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Hardware Acceleration on Windows Server 2008

Does Windows Server 2008 have hardware acceleration? I tried to use WPF to make over 20,000 drawings. It only cause around 40% CPU in windows 7. However, I run the same program on Windows Server ...
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Which version of Flash Player for Mac, is packed without hardware acceleration?

I am currently experiencing issues with flash player plugin in all my web browsers (safari, chrome, firefox) and, NO, disabling it with the enable acceleration option, doesn't work, it's kind of ...
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Enabling hardware acceleration on a VM inside a VM

If I enable Hardware Acceleration in a VMware virtual machine that has another virtual machine (but without hardware acceleration enabled) as a host, will it have any effect?
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How do I know when to use hardware acceleration?

I'm not sure I know what hardware acceleration ("...use of computer hardware to perform some function faster") is, but when I play flash games, or 3D FPS games, I'm asked if I want to use hardware ...
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Flash Player (e.g. plugin) crashes when play a video?

Not sure where to put this, but Chrome, Firefox and IE crashes (the flash player) when I try to watch a video like on youtube. The screen goes green then a few seconds later it freezes. Same goes ...
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Client-Server; Master-Slave; Host-?

What would be the complementing metaphor for a system comprised of a host computer running an application and an accelerator system doing some specific type of calculations? What is a good name for ...
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Disable Java Hardware Acceleration in windows?

I have some issues with my graphics card and I want to disable Hardware Acceleration for java apps. Everything that uses HA is displayed blurry. I've seen some tutorials on how to set this parameter ...
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How do I check if my system supports hardware acceleration? Is it on the CPU or motherboard?

What is hardware acceleration? How can I check if my system supports it? Is it a property of the CPU or Motherboard?
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How do I disable Hardware Acceleration for “Windows Photo Viewer” in win 7?

I have difficulties with Hardware Acceleration (hardware failure, cannot be fixed) and I want to disable hardware acceleration for many apps, since win 7 does not support it with display drivers ...
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How do I disable hardware acceleration in windows 7 without removing driver?

I have a laptop that does not render hardware accelerated stuff. The problem is in the chip. Tested under many drivers and operating systems. My question is: How do I disable hardware acceleration, ...
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Can I force IE10 to use accelerated GPU rendering?

In my copy of IE10, the option "Use software rendering instead of GPU rendering" (on the "Advanced" tab in the options) is checked by default and greyed oun so that it cannot be disabled using the UI. ...
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How do I disable hardware acceleration in Windows 7?

I am using Cubase 5 and currently having problems with Asio Time overload which is not enabling me to produce my work properly. I have tried all the relevant checks with my graphics card (such as ...
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Best Intel Quick Sync software for h.264 transcoding

I would like to know the best (fast) software for video encoding and transcoding video into h.264 that makes use of Intel Quick Sync. I looked at Media Espresso by Cyberlink but it does not have many ...
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Which VGA to use for accelerated playback?

I've got 2 VGAs in my laptop. (The question would be too localised, but people often have an Intel integrated card and a similar discrete card. So my guess would be that the question will help others ...
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Hardware acceleration on Ubuntu

I have a Thinkpad x120e with AMD Radeon HD 6300 graphics. Under Windows 7, the machine can play full screen 1080p videos on YouTube well with some occasional hiccups, and 720p videos with no problem ...
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Does Intel HD Graphics 3000 support hardware acceleration for Flash?

If I were to skip a discrete video card and just get an Intel Core i5 2500k CPU, would the integrated GPU support hardware acceleration for Flash? If so, is that just on Windows? What about Mac? ...
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What hardware would be best for accelerating conversion of video files?

What kind of hardware could I get (CPU type, Video Card, MotherBoard, etc...) to aid in the conversion of video files (not the playback of video files)? I generally use AVS products (avsforyou.com).
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How can I know if my media player is using hardware acceleration?

I'm using The KMPlayer for my media playback needs, especially because it has faster startup time even with larger media files. But I'm not sure whether it is utilizing hardware acceleration or not ...
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Why is firefox 4 not HW accelerated?

At first i thought it was my computer but then i tried chrome. Why isnt firefox not hardware accelerated? The first screenshot shows chrome at 23% usage. The 2nd shows 59%. I have 2 cpus which is why ...
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Does Microsoft MultiPoint Server 2011 support hardware 3D acceleration and dual-head?

I know the original purpose is different, but could MultiPoint be used for gaming as well? update this seems to be rather neglected, but what about audio? Does MultiPoint Server support more then ...
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graphic cards for PCMCIA slots

I have a "lenovo 3000 c200" notebook. I want to use a graphic card accelerator. I wonder if exists a PC Card (PCMCIA) graphic accelerator like NVidia GeForce or ATI Radeon. Thanks
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Transcoding with UVD?

Is there a way to use UVD for transcoding? E.g. for decoding video for recompression. I'm not looking for accelerating the actual encoding process, just the decoding. If it's not possible, than is it ...
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Does Google Sketchup 7 use hardware acceleration?

Here is my core PC specification: Intel Core 2 Duo E6600 2.4 GHz Processor 3 GB 533 MHz RAM ASUS P5B-VM Motherboard Recently I've upgraded my graphics card from a GeForce 6200 TC to a GeForce GTS ...