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Is there a specific order for inserting dimms in a server motherboard?

So I just got an Intel S5400SF server board and I have 8 sticks of 2gb RAM. I was wondering since there are 16 slots, is there a specific order which I should insert the slots in? I know that with ...
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How to enable virtualization without using bios?

I am using android studio.I want to run my app on simulator but it is asking me to install intel haxm,.When i install intel haxm it says that vitualization is not enabled/.To enable virtualization i ...
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Is it possible to restart a frozen PC without triggering a RAID resync?

I'm using the built-in Intel Rapid Storage Technology (RST) RAID on my motherboard. Occasionally my PC will freeze in a way that requires a hard reset, usually due to some game triggering a graphics ...
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What instruction set architecture (ISA) is RDRAND and RDSEED part of?

I need to acquire a CPU with the RDSEED instructions for testing. As I work through the datasheets for Intel CPU's, it appears that AVX is the latest instruction set called out. See for example, an i5 ...
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My Intel wireless adapter won't work on 802.11n mode on Windows 10

I recently got a new wireless router (TP-Link TD-W8970) which is set to mixed b/g/n mode but I realised that my Windows 10 computer works only on b or g mode. My wireless network adapter is an Intel ...
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Why is the 5960x Haswell and not Broadwell?

I was under the impression (and therefore very confused) that the 5960x was 5th generation and Broadwell, and that the 6960x would be 6th generation and Skylake (since they start with 5 and 6 ...
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Installing Atom.io — on a machine with Intel processor and 32bit Ubuntu

I am very much interested in installing Atom.io! My machine: 32bit Ubuntu Intel processor However, the only download i can find for Atom.io is atom-amd64.deb My question is two parts: Will ...
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wlan0 interface disappeared after upgrade to ubuntu 15.10

I upgraded to Ubuntu 15.10 and now the wlan0 interface is gone from ifconfig. Instead, it shows a weird interface called enxbe3baf6373f3... enxbe3baf6373f3 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr ...
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Cpu running half speed

While playing a game few hours ago I noticed my computer suddenly became incredibly slow. The windows task manager showed that the cpu was using half its capabilities. I have been playing this game ...
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Intel USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller - Exceeded Number of Supported Devices?

This problem was already matched up in serverfault ( http://serverfault.com/questions/683404/intel-usb-3-0-extensible-host-controller-exceeded-number-of-supported-devices ) but i found some ...
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What does “Costa Rica” in Intel CPU mean?

What does "Costa Rica" inscription on an Intel CPU mean? I have an i5-2400 and it has this text on its body (among other data). Is this some codename for a certain CPU-modification or just a place ...
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Understanding Intel TCase temperature and Linux sensors data

I have an Intel Core i5-4670 CPU with box cooler (it's bad, I know) and questions about it's max temps. According to ark.intel.com website in package specifications I see 72.72 C as TCase max ...
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Running (properly) Linux on Bay Trail (Celeron)

Is it possible to run Linux (doesn't matter the distro) on a Celeron/Bay Trail PC? I've looked pretty much everywhere, people tend to say that Bay Trail doesn't allow x64 software (mostly UEFI) ...
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CPU Upgrade: Pentium P6100 to i7 640M? [closed]

I have been using the Compaq CQ-62 358TU for a while now, and has treated me well, but needed a long sought after upgrade, (since I'm broke and would rather upgrade than buy a new computer). My plan ...
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Intel CPU using low clock for no reason

I've got a strange problem with my computer: Since a few days I notice that it sometimes is much slower than it should be. When I open the Task Manager, this is what I see (sorry for the German): ...
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Ethernet port has no power when ATX12V1 power connector is plugged in

I have an old Dell Intel Connolly: E187242 motherboard that had the power supply go out. After ordering a new one and plugging everything into the correct ports, my NIC does not light up or getting ...
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Intel Core M working temperature

I have bought an Asus Zenbook UX305 laptop. This laptop is fanless, so I think this shouldn't get so hot, with Windows everything go fine, but I am running Ubuntu and this is getting hot, I've ...
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Can you buy Intel CPUs without the integrated GPU? [closed]

I have a issue with Intel adding a GPU to their CPUs. I don't want their GPU and I certainly dont want to pay for it. Is there any vendor that sells CPUs without a GPU in it or do I have to accept ...
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Are 6th-Generation Intel Processors Slower Than 4th-Generation?

I'm looking at building a computer for my brother. Back when I built my own I used a 4th-gen CPU. My thinking is "well he should obviously have the latest generation because they say they're always ...
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Error installing Intel network drivers on Windows 10

I'm trying to install LAN and WLAN drivers on a Thinkpad T430. The Intel installer succeeds as does selecting the driver from device manager. However, the status for both devices is "Windows could not ...
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2nd generation Intel Processor vs newer gen? [duplicate]

I'm interested in getting a gaming computer by buying an HP Z210 for $210 which is actually pretty decent with 4 gigs of 1333 ram and a quad core i5 running at 3.2 or something like that and slapping ...
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How do I disable Intel Rapid Storage Technology?

After googling for a long time, I also posted this question on Quora but I'm not sure I'll get an answer. So sorry for double posting this question. I have a very nice MSI gaming laptop with a 250GB ...
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Intel NUC Will Not Boot From USB Flash or SSD

I purchased an Intel NUC (NUC5CPYH), and installed the RAM and SSD, booted up fine, was able to install the OS, but upon reboot, it would never display anything on the screen, not even the POST screen ...
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Installing AC-7265 wireless drivers on existing ESXI 6 server

I have an Intel NUC5i5RYH with an embedded Intel AC-7265 dual band wireless card. My issue is that ESXI can only see the ethernet NIC whereas I want it to run on the wireless card. VMWare uses .vib ...
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How can I disable Intel Active Management Technology if my BIOS has no toggle for it?

I have an Alienware Aurora R4, with no BIOS option to disable Intel AMT. Are there any other ways in which I can disable this on my PC? Its causing some huge issues for me on Windows 10, and I find it ...
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Is there anyway we can write bootable DMG or ISO file on a hard disk partition?

I am trying to install Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite) on my Acer Aspire 5733 laptop. But for some reason I am not able to install and it throws kernel panic such as: unable to find driver for this ...
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i5-4460 or amd fx-8350 for virtual machines (vmware)?

I am building a new desktop that will be used as server in my room - it will basically run 24/7 with 20 or 30 vmware virtual machines active (windows xp installed with 512mb ram, 10 gigs of ssd) - ...
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MAXIMUS IV GENE-Z/GEN3 Windows 10 upgrade

I have ran out of ideas and I hope this is the correct place to ask. I upgraded my win 7 pro 64 to windows 10. I thought it was a good idea at the time but now my etherhet card does not work now. My ...
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Enabling Intel HD Graphics can increase memory speed?

I found that enabling Intel HD Graphics in device manager can increase memory speed about 17%. I also used Prime95 to test memory speed, and same result is found. (Prime95 results are highly dependent ...
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CPU Turbos Unnecessarily [Linux Mint]

I am using a core i5 4690k, and I decided it was overclocking time. But, because I don’t have the best cooler in the world, and I have a SFF case, I decided to ramp up the turbo boost frequency so ...
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What ram can i use?

The intel website tells me that the Intel Core i7-4510U supports DDR3L 1333/1600, LPDDR3 1333/1600. But the crucial memory site scanned my system and says that i can use 16GB kit (8GBx2) DDR3 ...
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How to disable frequency scaling? Intel_pstate

Heyo, I'm trying to disable the frequency scaling of one of my CPU and set the frequency to the maximum I tried using cpupower -c 1 frequency-set -g governor and -d 2600000 or with cpufreq-set but ...
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How can I manually engage turbo on my processor when running Windows (Server 2008 R2) as a VM?

An application I run is heavily dependent upon raw processor speed as opposed to use of multiple cores. The processors in my VM host have a base of 2.9 and can turbo up to 3.3, but it appears Windows ...
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Screen Saver Won't Activate

I am using a Intel computer stick plugged directly into the HDMI on the TV. Running Windows 10. I'm unable to setup my computer to "auto-lock". In the power settings, I set it to turn the display off ...
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İntel 7260 network card's bluetooth function doesn't work

I have a problem about my wireless card.I have a intel 7260 hmw an half mini pci-e wireless card. It's wireless function is working but bluetooth function is not. When i look at device manager i see ...
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Necessity for new cooling unit when moving from a Core 2 Duo to a Core 2 Quad

I own a desktop with the MSI P965 NEO-F motherboard installed. As you can see from the link, this motherboard can only accept Intel Core 2 Duo - generation processors, with the LGA775 socket. It is a ...
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Are there consumer-oriented Intel motherboards supporting full 16x PCIe 3.0?

I know that many Xeon boards have supported PCIe 3.0 for 16x lane devices for several years now already. However, when I look at this list of Intel motherboard chipsets, I only see 16x PCIe 3.0 ...
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Can replacing wifi card of laptop make it out of action?

Im thinking to replace wifi card of my notebook notebook brand is asus model is x552cl-sx029h current card is mt7630e(I never changed it) I want to change my current card with intel 7260hmw an ...
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Force DnX Mode on ASUS Android Tablet/Intel Cloverview

I have an Asus MeMo Pad 7 (ME70CX KO1A, Intel Cloverview Chipset) which is not bootable. The device sticks at the bootloader splash screen and no button combination will force the device into ...
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Role of these drivers

What is the Intel Chipset Driver and Intel Wireless Audio driver? What these two drivers accomplish? I was hunting for my Win 7 drivers for a Lenovo PC and found these two listed as well.
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Can I use nearest-neighbor scaling with Intel Iris and Windows 10 on a MacBook Pro?

If I were to dual-boot Windows 10 on a 15" Retina MacBook Pro, would I be able to change the screen resolution and use nearest-neighbor scaling? The 15" rMBP has a 2880x1800 screen and I'd like for ...
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Lenovo laptop with Intel CPU remains at lowest clock

I have an Lenovo T440p with an Intel Core i5 4300M CPU. 8GB RAM, SSD running with Windows 7 (preinstalled). The only thing I did not like about this laptop was the screen, which I replaced (the whole ...
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Where can I find the specification about the upcoming i3 Skylake processors?

I saw that i3-6100, i3-6200, i3-6300, i3-6320 ... is coming in September, but no more details about it. Where can I find more information (frequency, cache, hyperthreading, ...)?
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Windows 10 wifi cannot connect - Intel pro 3945abg wireless card

I try to connect to the network on windows 10, but it always says "could not connect to network". The intel website says that the pro 3945abg is not supported for windows 10. How do I get this ...
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What is an intel wifi “inbox driver”?

Intel list the driver for my wireless card (Intel® PRO/Wireless 3945ABG) as an inbox driver. I have no idea what this means or how I am supposed to get hold of it. The intel website specifically ...
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How to run the Linux kernel on Intel Software Development Emulator SDE?

Intel SDE emulates very recent CPU features that I would like to try out without having the hardware. Is it possible to boot a Linux kernel on it, so that I can test an application running inside the ...
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Can I use mSATA partly for OS and partly for Intel rapid?

I have the following setup now: Dell XPS 15 with 32 GB mSATA SSD and 1 TB HDD 2"4 standard disk Atm, my pc is set up with Intel Rapid to use SSD as some kind of cache (do i get this right?) But ...
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Two Display On Intel D2500HN Motherboard

I have an Intel D2500Hn Motherboard, I want to know if there is a solution to have two display on my motherboard thanks
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What does Intel 4th generation black logo means?

I have seen black color Intel sticker on Dell Inspiron 15 5547 which has Core i7 4510U processor. Is this black color means extreme edition of it. I did check intel for extreme edition of this ...
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Is Intel Turbo Memory electrically compatible with Mini PCI Express?

The slots are physically identical. I've found pinouts for Mini PCIe slots but not for the Turbo Memory cards. If a Turbo Memory slot has the USB 2.0 pins the same, a simple USB 2.0 port adapter ...