ABXZone Computer  Forums



Showing results 1 to 25 of 500 Search: Posts Made By: yamawho
Forum: Console Gaming 12-21-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,314
Posted By yamawho
Re: What Consoles Do You Own?

Since I stopped in figured I'd post an update on this ...

Picked up a Xbox one with a 55" Vizio TV :banana:
Forum: Off Topic 12-21-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,650
Posted By yamawho
Re: Happy Holidays and a Great 2016!

Got the email :wave:
Just stopped in to see if my login still worked :cool:
All the best for the new year.
Forum: Mechanical & Solid State Drives 06-06-2012, 06:31 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 14,267
Posted By yamawho
Re: Amazon Best Seller SSDs Updated Hourly!

My 1st SSD is a OCZ Vertex 2 and it's been running in my netbook for about 18 months. After buying it I read all the bad press so the last two I purchased are Intel 520 & 320 models.

Was...
Forum: Mechanical & Solid State Drives 06-04-2012, 06:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,310
Posted By yamawho
Re: * The SSD Review SSD Optimization Guide *

I have a few 60GB ssd's running Win 7 32bit and a clean install is under 10 GB.

On a 64 bit system with 8 GB of ram, I turned off the page file and this made the most difference by reduced the...
Forum: General Hardware 06-04-2012, 06:43 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,691
Posted By yamawho
Re: Suggestions for Tablet

I purchased a Playbook 16GB before xmas ... very useful since I also have a BlackBerry 9900 phone. Mostly use it to bridge to my phone while traveling. It's great to be able to open attachments and...
Forum: Off Topic 06-04-2012, 06:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,850
Posted By yamawho
Re: How many sites are u a member of?

I mostly post on Hardware Canucks dot com since it is a Canadian site (I live in Canada) and has an active buy and sell forum. Also a member of Ehmac dot ca for the same reason. Although I am a...
Forum: General Gaming 06-04-2012, 06:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,714
Posted By yamawho
Re: In Praise of Far Cry 2

I purchased the game on DVD and apply the patch and the expansion pack after that ...

Don't have a Steam account ... yet.
My son does and after being away for a month, he started his system and...
Forum: Mechanical & Solid State Drives 06-03-2012, 07:58 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 14,267
Posted By yamawho
Re: Amazon Best Seller SSDs Updated Hourly!

I'm liking the Intel 320 and 520 series ... like tool box app.

Any utilities provided by Crucial for their ssd's ?
Forum: General Gaming 06-03-2012, 07:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,714
Posted By yamawho
Re: In Praise of Far Cry 2

I have played this game many many times on many systems.

In fact, it's the only game I still play while I'm waiting for Far Cry 3 ...

Got the fortune expansion awhile back and I like the new...
Forum: Off Topic 04-24-2012, 08:55 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 12,878
Posted By yamawho
Re: I miss the old days ...

Nice to see that some of you still remember me :D

I was reading thru some of the posts here today, it's comforting to read posts that are worth reading if you know what I mean ...
Forum: Peripherals & Gadgets 04-24-2012, 08:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,389
Posted By yamawho
Re: Got a new BlackBerry PlayBook

Interesting Google Glass is ...
Forum: Peripherals & Gadgets 04-24-2012, 07:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,389
Posted By yamawho
Re: Got a new BlackBerry PlayBook

I purchased a 16GB model a few months ago for 199$.

I upgraded to V2 OS when it came out.

I have not downloaded any apps and mostly use it to bridge to my BB 9900.

Nice to be able to open...
Forum: Mechanical & Solid State Drives 04-24-2012, 06:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,629
Posted By yamawho
Re: New Intel Solid-State Drive Toolbox V3.0.3

Thanks for the update ... just installed a 320 last night using v302 and didn't check for an update.

I presently have a 60GB 520, 80GB 320 and a OCZ Vertex 2 60GB (been running for over a year).
...
Forum: Off Topic 04-24-2012, 06:45 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 12,878
Posted By yamawho
Re: I miss the old days ...

Stopping by to say hi ... :wave:

Nice to see the site is still up.
Forum: General Gaming 04-18-2011, 05:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,000
Posted By yamawho
Re: Portal 2 releasing Tomorrow!

My daughter played the 1st one, how it is the new one?
Forum: Motherboards 04-04-2011, 08:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,697
Posted By yamawho
Re: Micro ATX

Depends what you want to do with it ...

I have posted some a few years ago here using Atom boards and they are still in service today as servers. They use about 25 watts each so it doesn't break...
Forum: Off Topic 03-23-2011, 07:53 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 14,365
Posted By yamawho
Re: What the hell has happened to abXzone???

Hello to all :wave:

Nice to see some activity.
Forum: Off Topic 03-19-2011, 03:34 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 14,365
Posted By yamawho
Re: What the hell has happened to abXzone???

Don't need to donate ... the wife does frequently.

What happened to this place ...

Back in the early 2000's facebook, twitter etc were not out yet so many went to forums to be social. After...
Forum: Windows 7 and Beyond! 03-08-2011, 06:18 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 16,256
Posted By yamawho
Re: Windows Home Server 2011

If you don't need printer sharing, this may be a solution ...
Western Digital My Book World Edition ll 2TB 3.5" External Hard Drive : Desktop External Hard Drives - Best Buy Canada...
Forum: Windows 7 and Beyond! 03-06-2011, 09:04 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 16,256
Posted By yamawho
Re: Windows Home Server 2011

I always wanted the give WHS a try ... I even ordered the disk from M$ but never installed it a few years ago.

Fact is I use a XP box with shared printers and data hdd that addresses my needs very...
Forum: Operating Systems 02-27-2011, 09:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,671
Posted By yamawho
Re: A Guide For Installing Win 7 SP1

Thanks for the guide and links John.
Too many computers and too little time to do it on 5 systems and 4 netbooks ... sounds like a weekend project.

At this point, is SP1 a requirement for...
Forum: Console Gaming 02-18-2011, 07:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,314
Posted By yamawho
Re: What Consoles Do You Own?

Playstation One - Great fun
Playstation Two - My 1st DVD player

GameCube with Gameboy game adaptor
Wii (New black version)

The only one I regret buying is the Wii ... no one plays it :(
...
Forum: Off Topic 02-13-2011, 05:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,703
Posted By yamawho
Re: Do you build systems for others ?

I usually have many parts on hand so if I build to sale, it pays for upgrades.
Usually get more for a complete system then trying to sell components.

fvbounty, what is your ocean going PC...
Forum: Off Topic 02-13-2011, 03:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,703
Posted By yamawho
Do you build systems for others ?

I was reading a thread on another forum about building vs buying a prebuild system. Got me thinking about the many systems I have built and the ones I have sold ...

I haven't sold a system in a...
Forum: Birthdays & Other Congratulations 02-09-2011, 08:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,638
Posted By yamawho
Re: Happy Birthday Yamawho!

Greetings :ole:
Search took 0.03 seconds.

 
Forum Jump


Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
vBulletin Skin developed by: vBStyles.com

© 2006 - 2016 ABXZone Forums | About ABX Zone Forums | Advertisers | Investors | Legal | A member of the Crowdgather Forum Community