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    TittleBitties IRC drunken stupor moment

    When I get drunk...I often end up making an ass of myself on social networking sites....which I only frequent when I'm drunk. The next day is like a scavenger hunt, trying to find all the oddball comments you left which you dont remember doing :D
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    Member Pics

    Not as cute as us on New Years!
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    so how safe exactly are automatic bios updaters.

    I've done two with my DFI board. No problems at all. I dont even have to restart :) It flashes them w/o rebooting.
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    AIM..Aol Instant Messenger Help

    www.download.com
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    Help Me :| (quoted)

    Hehe, don't feel bad Sazar, I just think LeeJend's post was a bit more ...step-by-step. Something Keith probably needs :P
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    Help Me :| (quoted)

    To let everyone whos been helping Keith know. He got things up and running and I believe it was your post LeeJend that got things straightened out. I'll remind him to post a follow-up :)
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    Help Me :| (quoted)

    ok, going to quote a friends post, he's having trouble registering or something, here goes
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    Data Recovery after hard drive failure

    Well I tossed my drive in as slave and it managed to work just enough for me to rescue the important things. RMA here I come! Thanks everyone!
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    Data Recovery after hard drive failure

    Yeah, thats defintely an option, RMA. But whats creating a dilemma for me is the fact that just sending it back will cause me to lose rather important files, things irreplaceable. My biggest concern is the 4 years of school work lost. I had some damn good papers in there! I'll try...
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    Data Recovery after hard drive failure

    Dave! Yes, the sound is constant/repeating.. and! it is under warranty! Limited Warranty that is...need to find if I have an owner's manual to see what exactly that is, or try and find a statement somewhere. This is actually a replacement drive sent to me after this incident. Does...
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    Data Recovery after hard drive failure

    Thanks Robbie, heh, as far as I can tell all I've lost is maybe 5ish hours of work and some of my brother's photos he had me store for safe keeping (heh); well anything of importance anyway. OP#$RU#P@OI Just realized all of my work from my undergrad studies is gone, well the digital...
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    Data Recovery after hard drive failure

    well i'm not sure what constitutes the difference between the controller being down and it working to a degree :) BIOS isnt able to recognize the drive but it does still spin..and click...
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    Data Recovery after hard drive failure

    Well, the story goes... System: 1.2 Athlon ABIT KT7A-Raid 60gig WD Caviar etc... Well, I hadn't formatted/freshly installed windows in quite some time so it wasnt a shock when things began to go wrong. IE would only open to a 'Sorry Windows must shut down this program' error and a few...
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    New Case/Power Supply

    heh, my roomates and their damn cases/power supplies this time one of em bought a new case/ps off of ebay upon receiving it he swapped out his parts and put em in the new case i checked everything out and it looks good plugged everything in, turned it on, hit power button fans run for...
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    Power Supply Suggestions

    haha sittin here blaming me!!?!?! it is a friend, and he went against everyone's advice to get 350w+. like i said, he went to circuit city and got conned into the 300w but would a small power supply really screw the vid card up? his old one was...whatever was in his old compaq 250w...
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    Power Supply Suggestions

    thanks for the spiffy power supply pic ok, just switched out my GeForce 3 w/his Radeon the GeF3 worked fine in his comp the Radeon did was having same prob in my system card must have gone bad odd though, because it was working up to switching out the mobo/proc i'll get a RMA going...
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    Power Supply Suggestions

    addition no cd-roms tried w/o hard drive graphics card was working before we swapped out his mobo/proc for the new ones
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    Power Supply Suggestions

    hey everyone, I was hoping for some suggestions on power supply size for a new system a friend has built Leadtek WinFast K7NCR18D-Pro mobo AMD Athlon XP 2400+ ATI Radeon 9500 Pro (128meg) 512meg DDR 333mhz Originally he had only 250w supply (from his old case) and the boot process...
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    help! something went kapoot

    well i dont have teh chance right now to take a closer look but i know that the power cable connection was much more moveable than it should be...it had some slight play to it vertically that i know shouldnt be there the master/slave jumper is another good idea i'll be sure to keep on eye on...
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    help! something went kapoot

    ok well i just swappe out the IDE cable things seem to be decent so far still gonna send the 60g back, not gonna wait for it to burst into flames