• neatfeatguy’s Activity
  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Gaming luxury case. on the AV / Hardware Center board

    So they basically put the cheap, 1-way mirror that stores use on their office doors/window. They work, but once the light is turned on in the office, you can see through the mirror and everyone/every...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Crashes when RAM at rated frequency or timings -- ideas?. on the AV / Hardware Center board

    @Angry_Beaver: You'll see very little, if even noticeable, improvement in real application/game performance by slightly increasing the RAM speed. If you have it working, let it be.

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Which brand is better ?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    I've only had 2 HDDs fail on me. 1 Samsung and 1 Maxtor - all other HDDs I've had over the past 7-8 years are WD and they all still work.

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic What is the biggest glitch you've ever encountered?. on the Games Discussion board

    Kids....you can't get around them, through to them or reason with them.

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Genius needed, PC issue (case fans often failing). on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @KHAndAnime said:I don't think so. I'm pretty sure SATA cables provide a stable 4.5+ amps. That .55A power draw is only if the fans were all at 100% - and they're never running above 30%. I normally a...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic When did Pro Wrestling die for you?. on the Sports Bar board

    Maybe when I was......wait, it never appealed to me. Scripted wrestling never entertained me, even when I was little. I've had a blissful 34 years without having ever watched it.

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic AMD "Zen" CPU Core Block Diagram Surfaces. on the AV / Hardware Center board

    I was hoping for the best from AMD when Bulldozer launched, but the perfromance was less than stellar when compared to Intel's offerings. I ran with AMD processors back in the day when they kicked th...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Join the steam groups for boycotting Steam Worksop mods.. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    Just don't pay for the mods. I think the overhead that Steam keeps is shitty, but it is their company servers they're allowing player created content to be stored/created and so on.....might as well ...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic System Disk Error, please help. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    run a chkdsk - does it come back with any errors?

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Please help with unreliable internet connection.. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    You sure the network drops while you're wired to the router and it's not just the connection to the site/server you're visiting?Try running a constant ping to the router and open a second command prom...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Can Someone suggest PC Co-OP or Split Screen Games. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    Most PC games don't have split-screen options. Generally they support co-op over the internet or via LAN. I've seen someone create a splitscreen tool that works for some games on Steam such as Border...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Thinking about upgrading my GPU. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @FelipeInside said: @Mighty-Lu-Bu said: @FelipeInside said: @Mighty-Lu-Bu said: but I don't have a problem running games at all.So why upgrade?Well, I am not sure if my GPU is getting dated or not....

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic The Witcher 3 game length to exceed 200 hours. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @glez13 said:Well I'm currently playing The Witcher 2, currently on act 2, around 36 hours, and I already want it to finish. The first one was a similar thing. I just don't see what's so good about a...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic monitors, matte vs glossy...your pick?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    Matte is best if you have a lot of backlight shinning at the monitor screens (windows or low lighting such as lamps on tables) that'll give you annoying glares if it was glossy. Matte finish also ten...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic The Witcher 3 game length to exceed 200 hours. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    You could spend 100+ hours going through all of Oblivion.....yet the main quest was only about 4-5 hours long if you ran straight through it.I have yet to find a single player game that has had me dr...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic How much is your Steam account worth?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    This is roughly 66% of all my games owned. I still have 100+ games in physical copies and out of the physical copies of games I probably have roughly 30 I haven't beat and probably half of those I ha...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic I want to build a gaming PC for the first time...... on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @sSubZerOo said: @klunt_bumskrint said: @Kevlar101 said: @Cloud_imperium: Considering that I'm broke as fuck.... if I save every spare dime I get until the end of the year, my budget will only be abo...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic I want to build a gaming PC for the first time...... on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @willre00 said:@neatfeatguy: I've always had bad luck with Seagate's and I hear other people complain about them. I can't recommend them.You will always hear about the bad ones. It's in human nature ...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic I want to build a gaming PC for the first time...... on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    Here's a build (http://pcpartpicker.com/p/bPqDXL) that'll put you around $900 once you add a $30-40 tower (I'd suggest a mid-tower) and basic keyboard/mouse (after all mail-in rebates).If you live ne...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic I want to build a gaming PC for the first time...... on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @willre00 said:I'm not very good at picking parts but how is this build:http://pcpartpicker.com/p/fWG7gsI need some experts to tweak it up. (Sorry if it's not great I'm still learning and I'm tired)S...