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Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 04-03-2020, 11:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 305
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: BigTrolls Tiny Chinese System!

as a side joke, its heresy to use japanese caps on a chinese board according to the chinese. hehehe...! :jester: :lol:
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 03-27-2020, 10:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 305
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: BigTrolls Tiny Chinese System!

errr yea... by chinese standards yea... :tongue: the quality is indeed amazing. :lolsign:

really...? have u tried superpi, prime95 and intel linpack? i stress test my systems very rigorously......
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 03-27-2020, 06:53 PM
Replies: 798
Views: 255,853
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: Post your system.......

oh... that board... i've had it before for a few months. the agp slot u see there is not a true agp slot. its an xgp slot, a third party agp solution hack by biostar engineers. the xgp slot actually...
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 03-26-2020, 04:29 PM
Replies: 798
Views: 255,853
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: Dell OptiPlex 170L – Still My “Main” PC

i wouldnt recommend that. i looked up the specs of the optiplex 170L and noticed the chipset is an 865gv. the v suffix means the chipset doesnt have agp support or it was removed because during...
Forum: Other Devices with Bad Capacitors 03-25-2020, 07:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,132
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: my trannie sister is smoking hot again: gf4 ti card smoked during use due to bad

ok the transistor on top, Q905, keeps showing 1.5 ohms regardless of whether its drain to source or source to drain. the transistor below, Q210, keeps showing 41 ohms regardless of whether its drain...
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 03-25-2020, 07:17 PM
Replies: 798
Views: 255,853
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: Post your system.......

damn i hate it when good stuff goes to waste! :angry: i hope u trolled the hell outta them and told them off good! :soapbox: that would act as a good deterrant against those focking looters from...
Forum: Other Devices with Bad Capacitors 03-25-2020, 12:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,132
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: my trannie sister is smoking hot again: gf4 ti card smoked during use due to bad

i fitted the new caps in on monday, a few days ago. the board still wont post with this card in it. the two mosfets on the top left of the card get scorching hot. so much so that i cant put my finger...
Forum: General Capacitor Questions & Issues 03-19-2020, 01:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 243
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: Suitable Replacement Caps for Video Card

my comment was more intended to tell u to prepare for the worst that replacing the caps may not necessarily fix the video card and that it is a goner instead.

yes, that polymer cap is a chemicon...
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 03-19-2020, 01:06 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 724
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: OMFG, I have real internet!!

for those getting inconsistent speeds and crashes, could the problem be an overheating wireless lan asic chip or overheating wan asic chip? i.e. when it overheats, it throttles to slow down and cool...
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 03-18-2020, 06:20 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 724
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: OMFG, I have real internet!!

haha thats a nice way to stress test your new connection! good to see and know u got the advertised speed u paid for! :rejoice:

this is unlike other isps who fock around with the words "up to" in...
Forum: General Capacitor Questions & Issues 03-18-2020, 03:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 243
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: Suitable Replacement Caps for Video Card

ok, that card isnt worth repairing or spending expensive polymers on because its a known defective gpu series. the gf6, 7 and 8 series are known to fail easily with heat. add that its a 45w gpu with...
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 03-17-2020, 03:08 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 724
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: OMFG, I have real internet!!

umm is your isp scamming u? 40mbps is too slow for fibre. 400mbps is a more realistic figure for fibre. better tell the isp to buck up! a lot of companies tend to slack off and not care about their...
Forum: General Capacitor Questions & Issues 03-17-2020, 12:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 243
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: Suitable Replacement Caps for Video Card

those caps are too fat. i believe the kzg caps u have are 10x12.5mm? the ones u picked are 12.5x15mm. u havent said what video card it is or shown us pictures so we wont know if the fatter caps can...
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 03-15-2020, 09:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 217
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: Hard Drive DOS testing software for different brands is there any good out there

i tried minixp on hiren's boot cd for testing hard drives using victoria hd tester but the problem is that the os, minixp doesnt support hard drives bigger than 2tb.

does mhdd and hdat2 work...
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 03-15-2020, 09:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 627
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: Alternative Browsers for older machines

i fixed this issue by installing the unofficial win 98 se service pack by exuberant. that service pack includes all the fixes and updates for win98.

dont plug in more than 512mb of ram when...
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 03-12-2020, 09:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 454
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: Bad Video cards - Reflow?

i never was referring to the one that was doa. how can the fan run if it is never used? the failure then could be due to mishandling during shipping so stop trolling my posts. :angry:

umm......
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 03-11-2020, 10:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 454
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: Bad Video cards - Reflow?

it depends on the video card. so for those x1650 pro video cards, i know they tend to overheat because of the crap coolers put on them. due to the age of these video cards, sometimes the fan also...
Forum: Abit - Asus - Aopen 03-10-2020, 08:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 174
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: Asus A8N-E BIOS settings lost when unplugged

could be a bad cmos battery holder. i had a couple of asus boards with that issue. i tried reflowing the two solder pads for the cmos battery holder but no dice. replacing the cmos battery holder...
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 03-10-2020, 08:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 627
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: Alternative Browsers for older machines

once u bend an lga pin like beckham, there is no bending back! :lol: and once u bend/warp an lga socket mobo like beckham, there is no bending back to fix the mobo. :lol: only the gorilla...
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 03-10-2020, 08:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 143
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: DDR1 2GB Ram Sticks - NF4 only?

its actually the K2 part, denoting its a kit of 2 sticks. kingston also has kits of 4 in which case K4 would denote its a kit of 4 sticks.

as for the nf4 chipset, high performance does not...
Forum: Major Manufacturers Boards 03-10-2020, 07:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 675
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: Overclockable Dell computers.

well better clear up the dust if u want those machines to continue running!! lol! :jester:
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 03-10-2020, 11:56 AM
Replies: 4,401
Views: 671,966
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: best cheap/free scores 1.1

no daylight saving here in asia. timekeeping is so much more simpler here! hehe! :group:
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 03-10-2020, 11:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 213
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: Intel introduces ATX12VO spec eliminating 3.3 and 5v

yea i agree with that too. personally and actually, they (intel) have been constantly moving the shit over to the mainboard manufacturers since lga775 when intel put the cpu socket pins on the...
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 03-09-2020, 10:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 213
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: Intel introduces ATX12VO spec eliminating 3.3 and 5v

oh boy... thanks for the heads up... time for me to start hoarding legacy power supplies now! lol! :jester:

anyway, rather than keep the 8-pin eps 12v power connector for high power systems, they...
Forum: Abit - Asus - Aopen 03-09-2020, 01:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 431
Posted By ChaosLegionnaire
Re: Abit ST6E "Casper" fix

aha! i see u got a boardful of teapos around the critical areas like the cpu vrm and around the dimm slots! teapos are no good on motherboards. i replace them on sight. bad teapos could have also...
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