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Hi all,
My PC is :
4524e3u LENOVO M91P CORPORATE TOWER CI7-2600  3.4GHZ/16GB/320GB , full tower
I just bought it used and installed my old power supply (Enermax Noisetaker 420W), as the one that came with this PC sucks. I installed my old video card (x1900xtx), and it booted fine. But unfortunately it won't support Overwatch (crazy I know...).
I want to know the best possible video card I can purchase for this PC ($100-$210, I'm all about value), for gaming purposes.
I was thinking about

XFX Radeon R7 370 995MHZ 4GB Dual Dissipation GDDR5 HDMI 2XDVI PCI-EXPRESS 3.0 Video Card

, but I read some other threads related that some people's PCs wouldn't even boot with a R7 card.
My PSU does have an additional 6pin power supply.
Someone else said in another thread that the best video card could only be Nvidia 750 Ti. I hope this is not true.
Ultimately, I want to play Overwatch. 
Thanks all!
 Mod:  edited Subject to include the greater scope of system models


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i am not able connect to my internet since today morning.Please suggest what to do about it ??
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Has anyone experienced using this Tor Project: Anonymity Online, FF based , I gave it a try seems like a good one.

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I've been getting virus popups on my browsers lately, I tried using the malware removal guide this site has. But the "virus" still wasn't detected no matter what I did.

I also used: Windows Defender quick scan, BitDefender 2017 Full System Scan, Malwarebytes threat scan and full system scan (scanned all drives), RogueKiller (detected some PUMs and removed it but the popups were still there), Junkware Removal tool, all of the tools listed How to easily clean an infected computer (Malware Removal Guide) here (including Zemana Anti-malware), used MalwareBytes anti-rootkit tool even. Some of these scans were done in safe mode w/ networking aswell.

But the popup would still appear, it appears on my Internet Explorer and Steam Browser which don't have adblock on them, it doesn't seem to appear on Chrome though (as I have AdBlock installed on them, might explain why). I still feel unsafe with the popups so I'd love to get it removed if it's possible.

I don't know if this is important but I also saw a suspicious looking program/service in task manager called "7-zip standalone console" while I do NOT use 7-zip at all, when google'd I found Have a PUP that poses as a 7-zip standalone console in control manager. - Am I infected? What do I do? on the first results, so I have been feeling really paranoid about all of this lately.

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Microsoft Suspends Windows 10 Builds to Prepare New Windows Update System

Microsoft has temporarily suspended the delivery of new Windows 10 builds to insiders enrolled in the Fast and Slow rings, as the Windows team is internally working on the new Unified Update Platform that the company announced earlier this year.

Dona Sarkar, head of the Windows Insider program, said they are planning to internally test the new UUP system internally before shipping it to users who are part of the Insider program, so it?s not clear how long this is going to take.

What?s important to know is that users can no longer download new builds in the Fast and Slow rings for PCs. Mobile users are not affected.

?We are getting ready to start releasing PC builds to Insiders using UUP. To prepare for this, we are going to pause all PC builds for both the Fast and Slow rings starting this evening (Friday 12/2). We will begin flighting the latest builds via UUP starting with our internal rings first then to Insiders based on each ring?s promotion criteria. We?re excited to be able to release builds for PC to Insiders using UUP! Mobile builds are not impacted by this,? Dona explained.
What?s UUP?
For those who missed Microsoft?s original announcement on the Unified Update Platform, this is a new updating system that speeds up update checks and dramatically cuts the size of updates by only downloading the bits that you need, and not full new builds.

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Dell Inspiron

I have been suffering an annoying problem for months, when I try to boot the BKSOD happens. What I did as a workaround was to press the power button, wait for the system shutdown, and then reboot, until the computer run normally. However, I have tried really many times and that I still can't get to the login screen. I already know what the problem is, I ran dell diagnosticsand the problem is in HD. The error is: 2000-0142

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I used Windows 10 Transformation Pack on my Windows 7 and it changed some icons white... which is nice when I see them against my dark taskbar, but is completely invisible in that rectangle of hidden icons of the notification area.
I would like to make that area dark like my taskbar, to see the icons properly, but I could not find any way.

Any advice will be appreciated.
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Dear All,
I would like to run cmd scripts to uninstall windows update (kb**) based on windows version, so if it's windows 7 (6.1) it will run wusa /uninstall /kb:****
and if windows 8.1 (6.3) it will run wusa /uninstall /kb:**** /quiet 
and if windows 10 (10) it will run wusa /uninstall
/kb:**** /quiet 
So please advice as I been searching for quite too long with no result.