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comment I have been told to accept one error with Memtest86+
He means valid as in "intermittent errors are real errors, not an artifact of Memtest". But that doesn't necessarily translate to faulty RAM. Intermittent RAM errors happen, that's why there is such a thing as error-correcting RAM. Google measured it on their servers: "an average DIMM experiences nearly 4000 correctable errors per year". See also ZDNet
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comment I have been told to accept one error with Memtest86+
Agree with @Shinrai - if there weren't occasional intermittent glitches with normal RAM, there would be no market for error correcting RAM. Repeated errors at the same address is a different matter, that would indicate a faulty memory cell.
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comment Core i3-2100 with 65W power supply?
@Kyle Sure, and I'm in full agreement with your answer. (Thanks for the calculator link BTW, it's the most accurate of its kind I've seen.) My comment was merely a slightly OT speculation on alternative scenarios where "i3-2100 with 65W PSU?" might actually work.
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comment Core i3-2100 with 65W power supply?
@Kyle You could do it with a Core i3-2100T and careful component selection; system power consumption ~40W at full load according to xbitlabs
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comment How to shop for a laptop by specifications?
+1 for Newegg. I don't live in the US, so I can't buy at Newegg, but I still occasionally use their Advanced search to find products matching my criteria. The search at prisjakt.no is also pretty good. It probably won't be interesting unless you live in Norway, but I expect that there are similar sites elsewhere.
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comment How do I determine which graphics card I'm using?
Sorry, missed the question tag saying "Windows 7". Should I delete this answer, or should we go for having instructions for all platforms in one question? The latter makes it simpler to find, IMHO.
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answered How do I determine which graphics card I'm using?