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Mar
23
comment How to install Windows 7 back on my PC?
A key point - there is no digitalriver to DL from. You are taken to a MS website where you must enter the key for verification before any software will start to down load. I have recently done this with an HP and used the OEM key and got - This appears to be an OEM key and is not supported, contact your computer vendor. or some such message.
Mar
21
awarded  Famous Question
Mar
20
asked Why does Windows set it's first time to Pacific?
Mar
14
reviewed Reopen Does a claim of “802.11n support” guarantee that the device works on 5 GHz?
Mar
14
comment IE 11 installed but still running IE8
@Reogo - do you have hidden updates? Go to updates and click restore hidden updates and see if IE11 is among them. If so, I will edit my answer. Also, where do you launch the browser? From a desktop shortcut?
Mar
14
comment Fresh SSD - High Power On Count when putting hibernate mode (Win8.1)
Why hibernate with and SSD? The start up speed from cold boot is faster than traditional platters. Plus you are performing a bunch of unneeded writes to the drive in hibernate. Put it to sleep or shut it down...would be better.
Mar
13
comment DVD drive seems to spin at a high speed with no disk inside - But CPU fan is the culprit, because of CPU high temperature
You have uninstalled and properly reinstalled the DVD drivers...yes?
Mar
13
comment Accidently removed HDD in sleep mode
Will it boot with just the SSD?
Mar
13
answered IE 11 installed but still running IE8
Mar
13
comment Random audio ads
Does this happen only when a web browser is open?
Mar
12
comment 2 GPUs with 6+8 pin connectors: does it help to use 4 cables instead of 2?
Well there is cable management. One single wire vs 2... :)
Mar
5
revised Do we have to check anything other than DDR while buying RAM?
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Mar
5
comment Do we have to check anything other than DDR while buying RAM?
@JakeGould - I think due to the low rep of the OP, He/she could not get pics in original post. Plus, this person is new to site....We all learn as we go... :)
Mar
5
comment Computer won’t turn on
I would try plugging a desk lamp into the socket your computer is hooked up to to ensure you do not have a blown fuse / circuit breaker first.
Mar
5
revised Do we have to check anything other than DDR while buying RAM?
Updated to add mre relevance with FB DIMM
Mar
5
revised Do we have to check anything other than DDR while buying RAM?
update answer with new info from OP
Mar
5
comment New 450w PSU boots up but no post/signal from the motherboard
@user1440382 - Sooooo, the client can't get it to work, you can't get it to work.....probably faulty. :)
Mar
5
answered Do we have to check anything other than DDR while buying RAM?
Mar
2
answered Replacing a RAID1 disk with a different model
Feb
27
comment HP LaserJet showing up as CD drive
Interesting, but how does calling a printer a cd\dvd drive auto install? It did not auto install by the way....