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  1. TechnoChicken

    PC for the Valve Index

    no, i don't either hopefully they pick up the slack and get some really good CPU's out there
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    PC for the Valve Index

    What would intel do if they left the CPU market?
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    Let's talk mice..

    Funny, i just get the $20 wireless mouse/keyboard kits they sell at staples and they suit me fine.
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    What Antivirus And Malware Do You Use?

    I just use the built in microsoft antivirus, i'm just careful when i download things
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    PC for the Valve Index

    i have no AMD based pc's in my house, although all of my pc's are 5-10 years old when AMD was nothing.
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    Post your rigs here.

    @Smart_Guy it's spelled graphics :) figured i'd give you a heads up...
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    Post your rigs here.

    Y'all are putting me rig to shame:) I think i might try to get my hands on a used 1080p monitor...
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    Post your rigs here.

    Specs: i5 (3000k series not sure of the exact spec) 8gb DDR3 Nvidia 9400gt (LOUSY) Stock cooler Asus Mobo Some lousy hp monitor with a resolution of 1600x900 that looks like junk and squishes everything... (this PC was a hand me down and was originally build by a pc store and was an office pc so...
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    Random Chit Chat

    does anyone ever play any old games like Jedi Knight or RCT/RC2? McStupidsoft... lol most people just call it MS for short:)
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    Random Chit Chat

    boxer for mac runs some old games pretty nice, i even found a couple episodes of commander keen for mac, had a little fun playing those...
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    What does your chill spot look like?

    i like the model railway...
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    Hello, I am...

    hjjhbjhb.hbjhbjb
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    An introduction, one of the OGs.

    I think an english teacher would say y'all...
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    What does your chill spot look like?

    That is definitely a workshop. Funny thing is it is looking pretty clean right now! Before there was so much stuff on the desk you couldn't even use it...
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    What does your chill spot look like?

    Mine is a mess... Yours might be worse though, yoiu decide
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    What You've Just Bought!

    The CRT? Is that actually worth anything?
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    Random Chit Chat

    No, you can get hardware issues with even prebuilts.
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    Random Chit Chat

    This link on getintopc.com has a lite version of windows 10 1909 with these apps removed: Windows Firewall (GUI) Windows Defender Windows Update Windows Backup All Windows bloatware apps Cortana and many more Download here: Windows 10 Lite Edition v11 Updated Nov 2019 Download
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    Random Chit Chat

    Funny thing, i still have my windows 10 1909 ISO on my PC and on a stick... I went to microsoft's website and now you can only download 2004, before you could download all the way back to 1606! (Stupid M$ removing earlier versions) You might still be able to find one if you browse around, let me...
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    What You've Just Bought!

    Can i ask what you paid for all that? And what retro games do you play?
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    The Food & Drink Thread

    Man you're makin' me hungry Trotter... Am i right that food always tastes better when someone else pays the bill ;)
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    What does your chill spot look like?

    i'll bet mine's worse...
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    I guess it's different in the US...
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    If you get a old silverado (2003-2006) They can be as low as $500...
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    Random Chit Chat

    Why don't you switch to windows 7? Anything but xp.
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    What does your chill spot look like?

    going to take some pics sometime this week...
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    I meant well used... you might not be one to drive around a '06 chevy though...
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    did not know about that... Is that just in the us?
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    for some people $7k is too much for a truck :) @PP Mguire :buy used!
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    Random Chit Chat

    Oh, yeah outlook gives you 5gb of storage and google gives you 25...
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    Random Chit Chat

    I use outlook because i like the inbox and i can make rules to send different emails to different folders depending on who they are from. Although the microsoft store is just plain crap i tried to download a free app once...
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    An introduction, one of the OGs.

    Pretty sure @Trotter talks with a drawl... i've never met him though...
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    An introduction, one of the OGs.

    hey, never seen you before are you new or something.... :p
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    Official Windows 10 Thread

    That's what i thought...
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    Ah, the yanks... that explains something, eh?
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    Sorry... i guess i've never heard that before...
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    Random Chit Chat

    Preferred email: Any thoughts?
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    Are you an aussie?
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    Not sure what that means...
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    For example i joined here just in april...
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    Official Windows 10 Thread

    Don't turn to android, please. (And by the way, it's called a raspberry pi) Although windows 10 2004 is a big pain in the tush... (Typical M$ special: A good old blue screen with some audio failures and the whole thing locks up sometimes...)
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    If you could do a build with any of your favorite tech youtubers, which one would it be?

    If you could do a build with any of you favorite tech youtubers, which one would it be? Kinda interested to know what other people watch/like
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    That would be this one https://www.techist.com/forums/threads/hello-i-am.404088/post-3371239
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    Not a bad idea strolllin... right now they are both doing pretty well
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    And we're back - Techist Updates and Account Help

    Yes very much! We need a new site icon!
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    But this is the longest thread in techist history i don't think we should close it. After all this thread has been around since '08 almost 12 years ago. I will be very disappointed if this thread dies off... :(
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    cpu and motherboard combos - help please-

    He means that no one has time to do that research for you.
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    Yep, just kinda the chat your head off thread (also sometimes serves as the "I'm so pissed off at XXXXX company" thread) :)
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    Random Chit Chat

    Bring cel along and you can lure 'em with a stick of celery...
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    Well PP the best of luck to you moving forward... And why would you hang a garage door on a key holder? ;)
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    The Food & Drink Thread

    Wow, trotter you speak spanish? Or did you pick that up from an episode of dora?... lol
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    Random Chit Chat

    no, i think he has cancer. He had a tumor removed from his brain... ( he mentioned that in a earlier post)
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    And we're back - Techist Updates and Account Help

    Googled it and the users can't change it, only the admins can and then it would apply to everyone's accounts ...Don't quote me on that because i am sure there is some way to change that...
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    Random Chit Chat

    Yes, but i am almost definitely younger then you :)
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    Happiness is...

    https://www.techist.com/forums/attachments/windows_vs_mac_vs_linux_9-jpg.8459/
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    Random Chit Chat

    You don't need to call me sir, sir :)
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    Random Chit Chat

    Is Celery your name?
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    And we're back - Techist Updates and Account Help

    No, just post them in a different thread please :) i2D: it would also be nice to have some conversations about retro gaming and/or "outdated" games
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    What do you install on a new or reformatted computer?

    Ohhhhhh, forgot to add core temp to my list...
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    Random Chit Chat

    I guess the XenForo version of befriending people is following them kinda weird...
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    Random Chit Chat

    I hate it when i drop my monitors...
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    Random Chit Chat

    Don't even get we started on the windows ten updates: 1 microsoft special, includes BSODs with a side of major hardware issues and some locking up when you are trying to something quickly.
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    New topics

    You guys need to update your avatars, they aren't gifs anymore,trotter doesn't bang his head on the keyboard anymore and i2D appears to be frozen and not attempting anything... :(
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    Wel , welcome back! Great to see some activity around here :)
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    Random Chit Chat

    No, actually the other one is, it has 57,000 posts and this one has 26,000. ( sorry to burst your bubble... :)
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    Random Chit Chat

    Well hello, and sorry for invading your exclusive club :) I guess this is sort of like "Potentially the longest thread in history..."
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    Hello, I am...

    ... TechnoChicken (i was thinking we needed a thread like this....) Natively Techist!
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    Hi, i am koushal mht.

    welcome to the forums! Hope to see you around!
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    Pre-installed VM's

    Does anyone know of anything like this?
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    Random Chit Chat

    Is Cel originally from techist?
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    And we're back - Techist Updates and Account Help

    Oh, wow there is a dark theme. Guys: just click the little paintbrush in the lower left corner
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    What do you install on a new or reformatted computer?

    I beem using it since Open office 3 and just because some guy who has the money to pay for office 365 says it's out of date doesn't mean anything. Heck, i still got photoshop 9
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    What do you install on a new or reformatted computer?

    Some people say it is out of date but i don't know...
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    What do you install on a new or reformatted computer?

    Mine is pretty short Chrome Open office (may switch to Libre but open office is more compact) Speccy (never know when you might need to know some specs on the fly :) ) Etcher Rufus (you need both etcher for linux and rufus for windows (if you use rufus to write linux usb's then it makes you...
  75. TechnoChicken

    And we're back - Techist Updates and Account Help

    What carnageX said... i think we might need one now that this is a little brighter....
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    cpu and motherboard combos - help please-

    just google each CPU/mobo with the keywords "socket" and then "Manufacturing date" Or the word "specs" so for example " E2160 PENTIUM specs" I don't know of anyone who is going to sit here and research those for you...
  77. TechnoChicken

    Router,Remaining Password Tries

    Nah, on my Tp-link it just locks me out for 5 min.
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    Oh wow, not really what i expected when i logged on this afternoon...
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    Well, hopefully we might be seeing some of you around... :) I kinda thought you were one of those " disappearing members" but this might bring 'em back... hopefully
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    Forum Update/OFFLINE July 28-29

    that would be great if we could get that...
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    Forum Update/OFFLINE July 28-29

    Question: Does Xenforo have sort of a IM layout? So that you don't have to reload to see the new posts when you are viewing a thread?
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    Forum Update/OFFLINE July 28-29

    The actual forum isn't dying, it is just mostly brain dead.
  83. TechnoChicken

    Howdy

    try a linux phone software. For phone OSs you don't really have much choice other then iOS or android
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    LOL... as i said in an earlier post : Called it... at least for once, heck even if we get 6 more active members we'll have doubled the active members. Kinda weird that there are 80,000 accounts here that just collect dust don't know if the admins are going to get rid of some of those just...
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    Forum Update/OFFLINE July 28-29

    For those subjects we need knowledgeable people... just sayin'.
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    That might be cool.
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    There are about 6 regulars :) And although XenForo is newer and has some good features like the chat system of private messaging i am afraid of what it is going to look like when the site opens up on friday... ADMINS: I am trusting you not to totally bosch the look of techist, so please don't...
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    Forum Update/OFFLINE July 28-29

    Ok, great! probably a smart idea not to shut it down on the weekend, which might be why the update happens on wed-thurs
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    No, i realize that this may be a mixed bag with the update and switching, for better or for worse this forum needs it... but possibly we should stick with vbulletin Also this might help get back some members that have left because nothing happens...
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    i'm kind of excited about that! Not so excited about xenforo though,i don't like the way it looks as much as vbulletin... although i do like the features, like the chat and stuff still nice that there might be some activity around here though!
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    Whats happening with the Forums.

    what forum are you merging with? Is that going to mean more activity here? EDIT:And are we really moving to Xenforo?
  92. TechnoChicken

    Whats happening with the Forums.

    You received a heads up about what? Am i missing something here? Are you replying to Spud1200's post? Or is it that forum merging thing that someone was talking about?
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    Potentially the longest thread in history...

    what does b'd out mean? chewed out or fired?
  94. TechnoChicken

    What are you listening to/watching now?

    Watched a couple of Project Farm videos on youtube yesterday... that guy is pretty funny (and he is a pushmower murderer)
  95. TechnoChicken

    PC for the Valve Index

    Well...sorry I'm not calling all you ignorant just for not liking intel, so i don't see why you have to?
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    PC for the Valve Index

    There is a reason they say AMD stands for " Always Manufacturing Dirt" you know.
  97. TechnoChicken

    What does your chill spot look like?

    I'll bet mine is more of a wreck! The table just has junk all over it from other projects.
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