Water Cooling an Antec 300 – Q9550 2

So, I have decided to water cool my Antec 300 case….which acts as my 24/7 HTPC workhorse. Specs : Antec 300 Q9550 2GBx4 DDR2 3 x 2TB Samsung HDD 2 x 2TB WD Drives (backups) Asus P5N-D I started with an RS240 XSPC kit, but found the pump to be far too loud and not ...

Enabling “Unofficial Overclocking” in MSI Afterburner 2.1 1

I was looking for the proper way to enable overclocking in MSI Afterburner 2.1, and found a guide for an old version, but figured out how to do it in 2.1. go to where your MSI Afterburner is installed, for me/default it’s : C:\Program Files (x86)\MSI Afterburner open MSIAfterburner.cfg with wordpad or notepad There are ...

Installing ImageMagick/Imagick on a cPanel Server

I was having issues with my Zen install not being able to handle large images, so I read around and decided to move image cache’ing over to ImageMagick, instead of the GD library. This is what you need to do to install/enble ImageMagick on your cPanel server : You’ll need to be logged in as ...

0x00000006 error (cannot connect to server) when trying to add printers 21

Scenario : Dell E6410 with windows 7 PRO trying to add printer(s) – HP, from server xyz, returns error : Cannot Connect To Printer, when you expand you receive this code : 0x00000006 [zp src=”printerror.jpg” album=”blog/etc” width=”500″] What I tried : Removing everything related to the printer in registry (F3 is your friend) Adding other ...

Dell D630 – 8 beeps after post

I had this issue come across my desk, after pulling everything out, found out it was the keyboard. symptom : laptop beeped 8 times after post troubleshooting : pulled optical drive swapped memory – tested memtest pulled PCMIA card swapped keyboard – winner! hopefully this can help someone :).

How to unlock shaders on 6950 5

I recently purchased 2 XFX 6950’s. They are great cards, and doing some research, I found this forum post : http://forums.techpowerup.com/showthread.php?t=137136 It talks on how to unlock the shaders on the reference 6950 cards. I have an XFX so I used this modified bios : http://forums.techpowerup.com/showpost.php?p=2137536&postcount=343 These are my personal numbers : before : [zp ...

Fallout 3, and New Vegas mouse lag? 11

I played Fallout 3 for hours, and noticed a lot of mouse lag. Recently did a quick search, and found a VERY quick fix. In New Vegas, and Fallout 3, Vertical Sync being disabled is not saved, you have to go in and manually do it. Config file name/location for FO3: C:\Users\username\Documents\My Games\Fallout3\FALLOUT.INI Config file ...

Comcast HDTV Lineup for Minneapolis – 2011 2

I was looking for this list now that I have my new Ceton 4 Tuner card. This is the link : http://www.comcast.com/customers/clu/ChannelLineup.ashx otherwise this is the list as of 1-12-2011 : 181 NFL Network HD High-Definition TV 256 Big Ten Network HD High-Definition TV 400 Spike HD High-Definition TV 401 Golf Channel HD High-Definition TV ...

John Lennon and Bob Dylan in a cab talking about Johnny Cash

Looking to make a few bucks on your wordpress blog?

I was looking for a nice way to implement Google AdSense, well, I looked through about 6 of them, and found my favorite. Quick AdSense by TechMilieu! www.techmilieu.com/quick-adsense The guys at Quick AdSense are not giving me anything, nor do they know I am posting this. I just wanted to say what my favorite AdSense ...