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by judge56988
Thu Nov 04, 2010 10:52 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Please help me set up my hard drive partitions
Replies: 5
Views: 720

Re: Please help me set up my hard drive partitions

Yeah I've read to run two OS's for each task at hand. One for recording studio and one for designing... but what about gaming? and use a totally separate HD for all file storage. What the file storage HD work with both OS's? A bit confusing and I dont want to buy another win7x64 pro key. :( Gaming ...
by judge56988
Thu Nov 04, 2010 1:52 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Please help me set up my hard drive partitions
Replies: 5
Views: 720

Re: Please help me set up my hard drive partitions

I have 2 hdd's: The first drive is 640GB and is divided into 3 partitions - First is 60GB for OS and Applications Second is 20GB for OS, Mediacruise and Adobe Premiere only with all unneeded services including internet turned off. This helps to avoid dropped frames when capturing video. Third is the...
by judge56988
Mon Nov 01, 2010 10:40 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Coincidence?
Replies: 7
Views: 1577

Re: Coincidence?

if we assume this is a conspiracy, then under the "follow the money" plan, who are the conspirators? the TSA? my experiences with them is they're too fucking dumb to do anything. It's not always about money. My thoughts were that the security services did not want a relaxation of the security check...
by judge56988
Fri Oct 29, 2010 11:43 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Coincidence?
Replies: 7
Views: 1577

Coincidence?

Am I being too cynical here? 27th October: Minister calls for relaxation of airport security 30th October: Bombs found on cargo planes AFAIK it's not been announced how the bombs were discovered - routine checks? anonymous tip off? Edit - just heard on the news that the security services had a tip o...
by judge56988
Fri Oct 29, 2010 10:25 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Why do the French have so many Strikes.?
Replies: 35
Views: 5944

Re: Why do the French have so many Strikes.?

~El~Jefe~ wrote:Like one of our Senators from Tennessee said in the 1990's:

"The French, who needs them?" and he sneered and sat down.
Well, anyone who appreciates good food, fine wine, culture, chic women... oh yeah, I see your point.
by judge56988
Thu Oct 28, 2010 8:49 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: P182 beat up to all hell... Now what?
Replies: 7
Views: 2019

Re: P182 beat up to all hell... Now what?

makedomend_item027.jpg
Seriously though, you love your case, you could never replace it with something as good for $60 so why not do your bit for the world and fix it!

:)
by judge56988
Sun Oct 24, 2010 4:49 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: So who likes the new format?
Replies: 18
Views: 3613

Re: So who likes the new format?

Much better now.
by judge56988
Sat Oct 23, 2010 10:39 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: Which case(s) with
Replies: 11
Views: 1778

Re: Which case(s) with

Finiderire wrote: I'm a French guy and I apologize if my bad english has not the right tone to your ears. :? I never wanted to upset anybody
Hey, your English is a thousand times better than my French.
Welcome to SPCR! :)
by judge56988
Sat Oct 23, 2010 6:29 am
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: Which case(s) with
Replies: 11
Views: 1778

Re: Which case(s) with

I want two fans because I can't have only one -an airflow needs two Oh really? so what about extractor fans, car radiator fans, ceiling fans, propellers etc. You can even get an airflow with no fans - convection. As to my comment on blocking the rear fan, I meant remove the fan and block the hole. ...
by judge56988
Sat Oct 23, 2010 2:51 am
Forum: General Gallery
Topic: josephclemente's Lian Li PC-A05NB + Blow hole-cooled HD5850
Replies: 41
Views: 25773

Re: josephclemente's Lian Li PC-A05NB + Blow hole-cooled HD5

Lyonall wrote:What I find most interesting here is the displaced PSU. Any idea where I can find, separately of course, these cords that extend the power connection from the PSU?
Well, you could make your own easily enough with an old lead and one of these and a bit of modding to the back of your case.
by judge56988
Sat Oct 23, 2010 2:35 am
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: Which case(s) with
Replies: 11
Views: 1778

Re: Which case(s) with

I'm searching for case references with following caracteristics : -one 180/200/230 (the idea is > 120) front fan -one 180/200/230 rear fan -PSU at the top Any reason why you want the psu at the top? Generally, bottom mounted psu's are quieter as the air going through them is cooler than it would be...
by judge56988
Mon Oct 18, 2010 3:44 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: interesting letter regarding "global warming"
Replies: 4
Views: 1240

Re: interesting letter regarding "global warming"

What is an undisputed fact is that the earth is currently in an ice age, at the moment in an interglacial period. Another glacial period, if on a par with the last one (where the 200m thick ice sheet reached as far south as Manhattan and London) would be orders of magnitude more catastrophic for hum...
by judge56988
Mon Oct 18, 2010 1:16 am
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Ooooooh, shiny new forum!
Replies: 59
Views: 23402

Re: New Site Sucks

Make it black base with white, yellow or red lettering so people with eyes do not have be blinded. Jesus Christ no. White-on-black as an absolute abomination on an emissive medium. It's bad enough in print. Why do you think the default for autocad is white on a black background? It is MUCH less tir...
by judge56988
Sat Oct 16, 2010 3:27 am
Forum: General Gallery
Topic: No Moving Parts Rig by rkay
Replies: 28
Views: 14990

Re: No Moving Parts Rig by rkay

NoizEnvader wrote:I don't know, having a completely silent no moving parts PC, sounds "practical" to me. :)
Dust, children, pets... depends on your circumstances I suppose.
by judge56988
Fri Oct 15, 2010 7:03 pm
Forum: General Gallery
Topic: No Moving Parts Rig by rkay
Replies: 28
Views: 14990

Re: No Moving Parts Rig by rkay

10 out of 10 for silence.
1 out of 10 for practicality.
by judge56988
Fri Oct 15, 2010 7:33 am
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Ooooooh, shiny new forum!
Replies: 59
Views: 23402

Re: Ooooooh, shiny new forum!

walle wrote:I would like to see the old theme back..less is more.
+1

Was there something wrong with the old style? Is this just change for change's sake? :(
by judge56988
Thu Sep 23, 2010 1:19 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Pope's visit to an unreligious country
Replies: 40
Views: 5388

I have yet to see Christians bashing other faiths, such as atheists, attacking them in media and basically persecuting them. They have been doing little else for the last 1000 years. Although these days, fiddling with choir boys seems to be more popular than burning protestants at the stake. Easier...
by judge56988
Wed Sep 22, 2010 10:43 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: USB3 ports on front of case
Replies: 5
Views: 1901

Lian Li front drive bay.
Or this case; several of their new cases also offer this functionality.
by judge56988
Tue Sep 21, 2010 10:22 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Pope's visit to an unreligious country
Replies: 40
Views: 5388

I have to say that your post is one of the most imbecilic I've seen here. It's called "trolling" and you are enabling him/her. Well please forgive my lack of knowledge. An imbecile is described as a person with limited mental ability, a mental age of 3 - 7. Isn't that pretty much what a troll is? T...
by judge56988
Tue Sep 21, 2010 9:29 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Pope's visit to an unreligious country
Replies: 40
Views: 5388

Shamgar wrote:which made America into the greatest nation on earth.
The ONLY people that think America is the greatest nation on earth are... Americans!

I have to say that your post is one of the most imbecilic I've seen here.
by judge56988
Fri Sep 17, 2010 7:17 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Pope's visit to an unreligious country
Replies: 40
Views: 5388

lemming UK post... anti religious, anti america (it's only ally), anti 1.2 billion people who are "beneath his sense of intellectual superiority" yay. gota love computer forum posts from English boys. too bad Bush is not the president, that would make a 4th subject to talk nonsense about. You got 2...
by judge56988
Fri Sep 17, 2010 7:09 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Pope's visit to an unreligious country
Replies: 40
Views: 5388

I think Andy has covered everything - nothing more to add except for +1
by judge56988
Thu Sep 02, 2010 4:52 am
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: Nexus Value 430 PSU: Affordable Silence
Replies: 149
Views: 76117

The SeaSonic M12II 520W is looking pretty good, although I'm a little concerned about the noise levels. Also, I can't seem to find an efficiency graph for this PSU. Can anybody vouch for this particular model or know how it compares to other SeaSonic models? Thanks heaps for your time! Don't worry ...
by judge56988
Wed Aug 25, 2010 8:14 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Eaarth
Replies: 123
Views: 31807

Be careful with your invectives sir/madam -- someone might take them personally. One might also be wondering if you are afraid of losing the argument, and start name calling/insults as a result? Neil, why waste your time even responding to his/her posts? If ignorant fuckwits were ignored they might...
by judge56988
Fri Aug 20, 2010 2:11 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Budget of £600 for self-build
Replies: 19
Views: 3970

The monitor has a 1280 x 1024 resolution (max 75mhz frame rate) At that resolution you should be fine with a 5750. With regard to the complexity of choosing the components for a system; there are lists of recommended components on this site that make a good starting point. I built a system for my d...
by judge56988
Fri Aug 20, 2010 11:57 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Budget of £600 for self-build
Replies: 19
Views: 3970

CoolerMaster Elite 340 Micro-ATX Tower Case - Black/Silver #38847 £ 24.79 Also, do I need a CPU cooler and extra fans? Don't mean to be rude, but, the fact that you've asked that question suggests that you've not done enough research on this site about how to make a quiet computer. Not only that b...
by judge56988
Thu Aug 19, 2010 10:40 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Budget of £600 for self-build
Replies: 19
Views: 3970

Get a PSU with a 120mm fan for quieter operation (EA-500 = 80mm). For a system this powerful (X4 or X6 + 5770) look for 450W+ (how about Corsair VX450?) so the PSU doesn't need to ramp up to keep cool. Go bigger if you want quiet. The Corsair VX450 powering an Athlon II X4 635 and sapphire 5750 was...
by judge56988
Mon Aug 16, 2010 2:20 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Eaarth
Replies: 123
Views: 31807

aristide1 wrote:
1. You request simply defies the conservative principal.
Caring about the environment is not restricted to left wing anti globalisation anti capitalists. Don't stereotype all the people who are not left wing.
Same goes for being open minded.
by judge56988
Sun Aug 15, 2010 1:26 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Eaarth
Replies: 123
Views: 31807

Fayd wrote:more "live green" crap.

*yawn*
Another valuable and insightful comment from our friend Fayd.
by judge56988
Sun Aug 08, 2010 11:52 am
Forum: Power Supplies
Topic: Hows the Seasonic S12II 520 Bronze ??
Replies: 7
Views: 11584

I got a Seasonic M12 II Bronze M520 a couple of months ago and I'm very happy with it. As far as I can tell from the reviews, it's identical otherwise to the non-modular version. The VX 450 is in my circumstances at least, certainly a lot louder than the S12; I know that from personal experience bec...