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Forum: General CPU Discussion Yesterday, 08:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 346
Posted By don256us
I've lapped in the past but I haven't done so in...

I've lapped in the past but I haven't done so in my last two CPU's. The last one I lapped was my Pentium D 905 and Scythe Ninja cooler. I still use the cooler but the CPU has been retired.
Forum: AMD (ATI) GPUs Yesterday, 07:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 57
Posted By don256us
Display driver stops responding.

These settings in Afterburner did not work for me. I have two R9 280x in CF. I'm using cat 14.4 on Win 8.1 Update 1 64 bit. The problem occurs when I'm folding and I do some web browsing. The...
Forum: AMD (ATI) GPUs 07-21-14, 03:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 334
Posted By don256us
I saw that first off. They are near impossible...

I saw that first off. They are near impossible to get off unless...

Get this, use vegetable oil. It will slowly dissolve that pad. Rub is gently with your fingers. Don't bother getting tough...
Forum: Alternative Modding 07-18-14, 07:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 282
Posted By don256us
I agree with all who recommend the cleaning bit. ...

I agree with all who recommend the cleaning bit. YouTube is an awesome resource to show you how to take your laptop apart.

If you really can't or are not willing to take it apart, I would vacuum...
Forum: Folding Team 07-16-14, 03:49 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,397
Posted By don256us
You know, I must be missing something here. ...

You know, I must be missing something here. Their actual point updates are on a magnitude of 3x's ours. That seems like a credible threat still. On the other hand, the gap is now 5.7 months.
Forum: Folding Team 07-15-14, 08:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 427
Posted By don256us
Just recently though EOC did a big DB purge that...

Just recently though EOC did a big DB purge that took them down for about three days if I recall properly. That was a time of great depression for me and many others who rely on the stats and the...
Forum: Folding Team 07-14-14, 07:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 427
Posted By don256us
It hasn't trickled down to EOC stats yet but...

It hasn't trickled down to EOC stats yet but Ilook forward to the big numbers then.

Congrats on your million point update. :attn:
Forum: Folding Team 07-14-14, 07:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 427
Posted By don256us
Well dang! I used to be able to check stats...

Well dang!

I used to be able to check stats at work but the stupid McAfee appliance has now decided stats are "Sports" and I am blocked from seeing them. It was a huge shock to come home and see...
Forum: Games 07-11-14, 03:53 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,053
Posted By don256us
The only problem I have with STEAM is not...

The only problem I have with STEAM is not spending all of my money on games. When STEAM puts on a sale..... boy howdy. :rofl:

What ever machine you want to use for your flight simulator, the...
Forum: Folding Team 07-11-14, 03:49 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 4,182
Posted By don256us
My system crashed two nights ago. I restarted...

My system crashed two nights ago. I restarted the system and restarted FAH. I then had to leave it for the day. While everything looked like it was running fine, it was not actually doing...
Forum: Water Cooling 07-09-14, 01:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 420
Posted By don256us
I personally don't see any harm in cooling those...

I personally don't see any harm in cooling those items. Get the heat out of the case and I gotta think that this chiller can handle it. In terms of blockage in the loop, usually that's due to...
Forum: Folding Team 07-09-14, 01:03 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,397
Posted By don256us
You guys say that but they are still on our...

You guys say that but they are still on our threat list. Further, they are REALLY out producing us even at this much lower rate.
Forum: AMD (ATI) GPUs 07-09-14, 09:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 241
Posted By don256us
I bought two used 280x from fleabay. I got the...

I bought two used 280x from fleabay. I got the Saphire brand toxic line. I chose them because of the third party cooling system and the factory OC. I also got a good price as they are used. ...
Forum: AMD (ATI) GPUs 07-09-14, 09:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By don256us
I am interested in your results. I have a...

I am interested in your results. I have a similar problem with the driver crashing if I browse a web page while folding. My NVidia cards never had a problem.
Forum: AMD (ATI) GPUs 07-09-14, 09:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 170
Posted By don256us
I bought two sapphire toxic 280x from fleabay at...

I bought two sapphire toxic 280x from fleabay at $190/ea with shipping.

I found that 280x's priced at $200 and up have zero bids. Some are selling for as low as $160 with shipping.

Its a tough...
Forum: Folding Team 07-09-14, 09:10 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,397
Posted By don256us
The gap between Team 32 and CC is slowing by...

The gap between Team 32 and CC is slowing by quite a bit. They are now set to overtake us in 5.1 months. There are two reasons for this as I can see.

1) We have a small uptick in our production...
Forum: Folding Team 07-08-14, 12:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 270
Posted By don256us
Welcome into the Fold. :welcome: Thank you...

Welcome into the Fold. :welcome:

Thank you for your continued contribution to the team and the project.
Forum: Folding Team 07-07-14, 01:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By don256us
30 million in my sites.

My time left in the 20 million club is measured in hours now. Thanks to some new video cards and the help of some team mates/friends, my production is way up. I'm firmly in the top 20 producers for...
Forum: AMD (ATI) GPUs 07-03-14, 07:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 358
Posted By don256us
+1 to that. ^^ I just connected my two...

+1 to that. ^^

I just connected my two 280X's to my 750 watt PC Power and Cooling 80+ Silver PSU and they are working great.
Forum: AMD (ATI) GPUs 07-03-14, 07:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 222
Posted By don256us
Well, I don't have an EVGA MB after all. I have...

Well, I don't have an EVGA MB after all. I have an ASUS. I didn't bother to check the model number. Its still an X58 chipset. I have both cards in and the xFire is set up. I gamed a little and...
Forum: Folding Team 07-03-14, 07:24 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 4,182
Posted By don256us
Both 280X's are in place. The estimated ppd is...

Both 280X's are in place. The estimated ppd is well over 200k. I'm not going to catch you but I will mount my biggest offensive to date.

To bastardize a great quote: "I come, I see, I conquer"....
Forum: AMD (ATI) GPUs 07-03-14, 02:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 222
Posted By don256us
I will try it. We were talking about it in the...

I will try it. We were talking about it in the shop and thought that the SLI/Xfire might really all be done in the connector. That's where the real bandwidth is. We were thinking, and I am hoping...
Forum: AMD (ATI) GPUs 07-03-14, 12:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 222
Posted By don256us
Cross Fire question.

Do you have to have a Cross Fire certified MB to do CF? I have an older EVGA X58 SLI MB. I just bought two R9 280X for folding. I would like to CF them for my occasional gaming.

I've been an...
Forum: Folding Team 07-03-14, 12:21 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 4,182
Posted By don256us
We were only without electric for about 36 hours....

We were only without electric for about 36 hours. We had zero wind damage but the areas around us were slammed.

My numbers are starting to reflect the one R9 280x I have in service. Its looking...
Forum: AMD (ATI) GPUs 07-02-14, 08:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 358
Posted By don256us
A good power supply (PS) really is a must. It's...

A good power supply (PS) really is a must. It's not sexy by any means. A good PS will protect your expensive gear by giving the machine clean power. A good PS will provide near or at the level...
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