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Old 06-11-2005, 02:52 AM   #11 (permalink)
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A noob way to find GPU info is to go to device manager.
that'll work unless you don't have drivers
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Old 06-11-2005, 11:20 AM   #12 (permalink)
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A noob way to find GPU info is to go to device manager.
And windows doesnt always get your hardware right

If i always got my hardware right, I would have a 1.23 Terabyte drive
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Old 06-13-2005, 12:06 AM   #13 (permalink)
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some friendly users from good old TF gave me info on a great system information program

EVEREST - http://www.lavalys.com/products.php?lang=en
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Old 06-17-2005, 05:40 PM   #14 (permalink)
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Default I used CPU-Z it told me everything

I just want to say I used CPU-Z and it told me everything about a computer I just bought. Excellent choice for finding out whats inside. You can read more about what CPU-Z told me about the computer I bought at this link http://www.techist.com/showthre...15&pagenumber=1

Also I want to say that CPU-Z helped but I wouldnt have known if it hadnt been for these forums and the members here. Everyone here has been a great help throughout this headache of mine.
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hey Elbatrop1, thanks for the tip...it really helped
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Default Note on Everest and Belarc

Everest, from lavalys.com and belarc from belarc.com are great diagnostic and troubleshooting programs.

Ive used for both for a number of years and they have always helped me get new drivers or find out what a part is. Everest can also do benchmarks.
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Old 07-18-2005, 02:36 AM   #17 (permalink)
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Hmm, ok...the 3 easiest ways I know of, which you guys kind of touched on:

1- Start > Run > "dxdiag" (without the quotes). Press Enter, let it run the test, then save the file and upload the .txt file here.

2- Start > Programs > Accessories > System Tools > "System Information". That'll tell you virtually everything you want to know.

3- Right-click My Computer, choose Properties. Click the hardware tab. Click Device Manager. Voila.


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Old 07-18-2005, 09:36 AM   #18 (permalink)
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what program is ever going to be 100% accurate, i tghought sisoftware was supposed be the greatest and latest but it was totally inaccuratetelling me i had 5 memory banks and 2 cpu's and such.....
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what program is ever going to be 100% accurate, i tghought sisoftware was supposed be the greatest and latest but it was totally inaccuratetelling me i had 5 memory banks and 2 cpu's and such.....
What's wrong with using my method #2? That's 100% accurate and always will be.
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Old 08-03-2005, 02:47 PM   #20 (permalink)
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Some real good information posted in this thread, thanks for stickying it.
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