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Best way to rip dvds?

kevinmueller Edited on {{'2017-05-31T01:25:24-07:00' | moment:'fromNow'}}
Hey,I tried to use handbrake to rip dvds, but the resoulution was way to low, and could not be pumped any higher. Space is not an issue as I just put in under a terabyte in a raid 5. Would the best wa...
Question From Topics: Audio

No sound from monitor?

Franknj229 Edited on {{'2017-06-07T09:54:57-07:00' | moment:'fromNow'}}
Sorry if this is in the wrong place.  It's been awhile since I was here and the format is completely different, and not very easy to navigate like the old layout.I just bought a new Samsung TV to......
Alanna12 Written on {{'2017-06-07T09:54:57-07:00' | moment:'fromNow'}}
This is a fairly common problem in fact.. I even decided to write an essay on monitor problems, that's just necessary to come up with a good essay topic. ...
Question From Topics: Build Help/Questions · Custom Builds · PC

What is your suggestion?

Kyle k Edited on {{'2017-06-01T15:06:21-07:00' | moment:'fromNow'}}
Hi, I’m graduating from a console gaming into PC gaming, and I need your expert wisdom please. What I have right now is: 8GB of RAM, CPU Intel i7-2600K @3.40 GHz, Video card: NVIDIA Geforce GT 44...
DennisDWest Written on {{'2017-06-01T15:06:21-07:00' | moment:'fromNow'}}
The one that you're already looking at can run most modern PC games on high settings and have great FPS. What you had before would probably not run much of any game that was released in 2010 or l......
Question From Topics: Build Help/Questions · Video Cards

GeForce 1060 vs. 1070?

TechMedic Edited on {{'2017-06-23T04:14:20-07:00' | moment:'fromNow'}}
Hi.  This is my first build. I'm working on a build which I will be using for mostly web and software development.  I'm trying to decide between the GeForce 1060 and 1070.  Which card w...
zerk2012 Edited on {{'2017-05-27T17:22:54-07:00' | moment:'fromNow'}}
Since your not gaming or using work programs that can use GPU acceleration a simple GTX 1050 should do fine.
Question From Topics: Windows OS

Affordable PC for audio software recording system

mike Edited on {{'2017-06-15T00:16:01-07:00' | moment:'fromNow'}}
Hi, I am not the most up to date about computers(to say the least) and can use some help.I have a dell inspiron 760. I use  recording software as I'm a musician and would like to upgrade my syste......
pcmaster Written on {{'2017-05-06T15:13:47-07:00' | moment:'fromNow'}}
This one would be more than 2 times of the recommended specs you need. And under 500$ too while sale lasts.https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16883163422Besides its new and comes wit......
Question From Topics: Build Help/Questions · Custom Builds

How do I know if parts are compatible?

Judy Edited on {{'2017-06-14T08:53:07-07:00' | moment:'fromNow'}}
Hello all. I am trying to build my own computer for the first time. I was wondering if I could get some help with knowing which parts to use. I have an i5 processor and a 960 video card but as far as ...
CheapAsianGamerGuy Written on {{'2017-06-14T08:53:07-07:00' | moment:'fromNow'}}
You're going to have to be more specific about parts you have before anyone can offer any compatibility advice. What model Intel Core i5? And I'm not familiar with any current video card with a model ...
Question From Topics: Build Help/Questions


IRun5FPS Edited on {{'2017-06-19T12:06:32-07:00' | moment:'fromNow'}}
Can I use a PCI Express 3.0 x16 graphics card(MSI Geforce GTX 1050TI 4gb) on a PCI Express 2.0 motherboard(MSI 970A Gaming Pro Carbon) Its installed correctly no problems still building not finished y......
CheapAsianGamerGuy Written on {{'2017-06-19T12:06:32-07:00' | moment:'fromNow'}}
The 1050 Ti GPU doesn't "push" enough data over the PCIE lanes that a 2.0 vs 3.0 bandwidth difference would matter.
Question From Topics: Motherboard · RAM

Asrock b350 pro 4 with ryzen 5 1600 and ddr4, 4 sticks 2400mhz

Radar60 Edited on {{'2017-06-17T17:07:15-07:00' | moment:'fromNow'}}
My question: After ready lots of reviews on asrock pro 4 and ddr4 memories I am wondering if I bought the right memories.Is is my ram will work on my asrock b350 pro 4 and the ryzen 5 1600.
zerk2012 Edited on {{'2017-06-17T17:11:29-07:00' | moment:'fromNow'}}
4X DDR4 2400 will work BUT you should of bought a set of 2 sticks leaving 2 slots open for future upgrades and less stress on the memory controller. I also would of bought 3000MHz it would of ran at ......
Question From Topics: Custom Builds

Solid State Drive

navajoprophet007 Edited on {{'2017-06-13T03:45:17-07:00' | moment:'fromNow'}}
I have 2 eSata solid state drives, both are 512 GB.  I have wiped both drives.  Question is, is it possible to put both drives in the tower and link them together somehow so that they read a...
BobbyLanders Written on {{'2017-06-13T03:45:17-07:00' | moment:'fromNow'}}
Alright, I guess I know what you mean. So here is what I did - I conducted basic test to analyze exeution of an outside HD and my new Internal SSD drive. I utilized 3 cuts every one of the 640x480 som......
Question From Topics: Archive

New build advice

CFDer Edited on {{'2017-06-02T11:27:20-07:00' | moment:'fromNow'}}
Hello all, new set up as follows. Cooler Master HAF X - High Air Flow Full Tower Computer Case with Windowed Side Panel and USB 3.0 Ports ASUS ROG Maximus IX Hero Z270 LGA1151 DDR4 DP HDMI M.2 USB 3.1......
CheapAsianGamerGuy Edited on {{'2017-06-22T07:55:22-07:00' | moment:'fromNow'}}
Build looks good, but dropping that much $ and you don't have a water cooler or a 1080? Meh.