1. OmiOMy

    Is my computer fried?

    Last night, my laptop computer started acting strangely. The power cord started not being detected, and attempting to move it to get better take didn't work. The cable just would not register. I'm pretty sure that the problem is the AC adapter port. When it's plugged in, the cable has some...
  2. ShortGuy

    The build of a new gaming computer

    I have just ordered a bunch of awesome computer parts! Hope to pick up the parts in some days or so. Just wondering if you guys are interested in me documenting the build as a bit of a guide, step by step with pictures and links to all the components. If so, how do I make the thread a sticky...
  3. KittyninjaW

    My computer is getting repared, so I won't be on this weekend.

    Hello everyone, My computer is getting repaired because of the way it processes the internet/wifi, so I won't be on as much this weekend due to it. I will be back on Monday so I will tell you how that is going, and I will be on today so again I will tell you if it is fixed by then. I will miss...
  4. Tylexon

    Use for a G4 Power Mac?

    A while ago I got two G4 Power Mac's off of eBay for a really really cheap price, I thought it would be stupid to not get them. Now though, it is stupid as I have two and nothing for them to do... Anyone got any idea what I could use them for ? They are ok spec for a mac I think. Power Mac...
  5. G

    Updating computer hardware on a limited budget

    Good morning! I want to mention before I start that I am aware there are perhaps more appropriate forums to post this particular question on, but I feel a stronger connection to this community and feel this is a more supportive and less judgmental one. So here it goes. I am currently a student...
  6. FievelandTonyAB93

    Humongous Entertainment games from the past!!

    Putt-Putt and Pep Pajama Sam Freddie Fish Backyard Kids All these characters above I remembered from the 1990s. I remembered playing Putt-Putt Saves the Zoo, Putt-Putt and Pep's Balloon-O-Rama, the first Pajama Sam game, Blue's Birthday Adventure, and Backyard (Baseball, Soccer and Football)...
  7. Sitherus


    does any one here like to take apart stuff and use it for other things... well i do i love to use what ever technology i can get my hands on then once tired of it i would make it into something else. for instance this summer i went to a yard sale and bought an old r2d2 toy and a broken RC car, i...
  8. M

    Programation :)

    Hello, I'm studing to be Programmer (I wish to make a technic and continue in Robotic or Video-game to University) I would like to know if any of you is interest/in study/programmer for talk about it :)
  9. C

    World of Warcraft

    Got many characters across many realms, some of which are Kil'jaeden, Emerald Dream, Tichondrius, Muradin and Stormreaver. I have an 85 Warrior on Kil'Jaeden alliance named Kalduraun, and an 84 Paladin on Emerald Dream alliance name Cruven. I love starting new characters so if anyone wants to...
  10. Wolf3188

    Creative ideas for old Toshiba laptop?

    So, I thought this might be a fun thread. Earlier this year I picked up an old Toshiba Satellite laptop from the late 90's for $20. I was planning to use it as a music machine, but I have since acquired something more suitable, and after that I had no idea what to do with it. So I thought...
  11. ShippoFox

    Which processor is better?

    Processor one... AMD Phenom II Quad-Core N970(2.2GHz) Processor two... Intel Core i5 480M(2.66GHz) The AMD has 4 cores, but lower clock speed. The Intel has 2 cores, but a higher clock speed. What one is better and why? Processors were verrrrry easy to understand when the only thing that...
  12. SlowBro

    HlpPlz! D: Graphics card acting up..

    So, I just did a clean install of Windows Vista 32-bit Premium and I installed all of my drivers; however, my ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4250 Graphics card isn't showing up. And when I go into my device manager it has the yellow arrow by "Video Controller (VGA Compatible)".... Help me. D'; I've...
  13. diaperedteenager

    Major Computer Helped Needed!

    So I have a computer question for you. I got a call from work today telling that there were duplicate files made of documents on a computer(We'll call it Kelly's computer) that were found in a "Shared Folder" on one of our other computers up front. Melissa went into the shared folder to delete...
  14. D


    Time to let out my inner nerd! Is there anyone here with a CR-48? If so, what do you like or dislike about it? What are your plans for it? Is Linux, MacOS, or Windows in it's future?
  15. tech50

    Computer Programming

    I was just curious as to how many people on here know something about computer programming, or a programming language. I know Qbasic, C++, C#, and a little java.
  16. codered

    AMD's released prices on Phenom II X6

    AMD released prices for 2 of their upcoming Phenom II X6 pcs. the prices are as follows: 1090T Black Edition: 125(W), AM3 Socket, 9MB Cache, 3.2 GHz Freq @ 295 USD 1055T: 125(W), AM3 Socket, 9MB Cache, 2.8 GHz Freq @ 199 USD
  17. jter42

    I have returned!

    Well kind of, I havnt been really on the computer as much anymore. My grandmother left yesterday, so now I can stop being so sketch about everything. I had to take a break from wearing, and such, due to the fact that it'd be too awkward to explain. I've also changed quiet a bit since I last...
  18. Wegs

    Folder Hiding

    Want to have stuff on your computer that you don't want your parents to see? If so, read on. This is a tutorial on hiding folders. This tutorial will tell you how to hide folders in 2 different ways. 1st Option: This will make folders hidden and unclickable until you unhide it. Step 1-Create...
  19. Lowie

    Games you own!

    Alright people, what games do you own? *bored, can be removed if needed* PC Monster Truck Madness 2 4x4 Evolution 4x4 Evolution 2 1nsane Grand Theft Auto 2 Grand Theft Auto 3 Grand Theft Auto Vice City Roller coaster Tycoon 2 The Sims PS2 Corvette Evolution GT DT Racer Driv3r Flatout Grand...