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Old 06-06-2007, 10:30 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Thanks for a lot of your guys answers to my questions, they were really helpful in my decision making. I was just wondering, when I finally get my system is there any guides, recommendations, or programs for the first procedures such as memory test ( for the various components ) , gfx card test, bios settings etc.
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3Dmark06 is what you want for graphics benching.
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Build it like your very first time - See what fits and see if it works.
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Er, don't follow RisingFalls advice... you'll end up breaking something if you just tryto fit things in random places... this guide seems good and it's what I will be using in the coming days:

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for memory i use mtest86
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yeah ive heard memtest is good. if u have a foppy. or now a usb key
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