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Computex 2017: ASUS unveils new ROG Zephyrus for gaming, powered by Windows 10

Q: Computex 2017: ASUS unveils new ROG Zephyrus for gaming, powered by Windows 10

The ROG Zephyrus delivers next-generation gaming experience for the enthusiast gamer. Built with Windows 10, these devices arrive equipped with the Xbox app and Direct X12, can take advantage of Xbox Play Anywhere and have Cortana* ? your digital personal assistant who can help you complete tasks, set reminders and more ? and comprehensive security with Windows Defender built-in.

Powered by the latest Intel Core i7 processor, the ROG Zephyrus gives you the gaming performance you need while also providing portability. It also has the highest NVIDIA GeForce GTX graphics (GTX 1080) for supreme visuals and is VR Ready.

The ROG Zephyrus has enhanced keyboard features with a new type of trackpad located to the right of the keyboard for ideal gaming usage that doubles as a numeric keypad. The keyboard also has a new feature called ROG Aura that lets you customize dynamic light effects on the WASD and QWER key groups as well as the entire keyboard for customized gaming. It features ultra-slim and portable design at 0.7 inches thick and 4.85 lbs, and has special hinge design that increases air flow to cool and stable gaming marathon sessions.

The ASUS ROG Zephyrus features Sonic Studio II, an audio suite that offers 6 audio controls: Reverb, Bass Boost, Equalizer, Voice Clarity, Smart EQ (Smart Volume) and Surround. Surround is dedicated for 2-channel headset and offers one of the best virtual surround technologies for gaming.

To learn more about everything ASUS ROG announced today, head to asus.com!

*Cortana available in select markets

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A: Computex 2017: ASUS unveils new ROG Zephyrus for gaming, powered by Windows 10

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Today at Computex, ASUS introduced a stunning line-up of thin and light ZenBook and VivoBook laptops powered by Windows 10 built to boost productivity and give you the best-ever computing experience. The new laptop line-up lights up some of the best of Windows 10 ? including your digital personal assistant Cortana*, Windows Hello for fast and secure login, Windows Ink for drawing in the Photos app or adding notes to your map, comprehensive protection with Windows Defender and more.

Let?s take a look at these devices:

ZenBook Flip S (UX370) with Windows 10
ASUS ZenBook Flip S combines sophistication with the convenience and versatility of a 360° display at only 10.9 mm thin and 1.1 kg light.
Up to a 7th Generation i7-7500U processor and an ultrafast 1TB PCIe SSD to allow you to sail through everyday computing tasks with ease.
New cooling system using state-of-the-art components including a liquid-crystal-polymer fan impeller that?s just 0.3 mm thin.
The up to 4K UHD multitouch NanoEdge display on ZenBook Flip S supports an active stylus, combining an amazing visual experience with the convenience of effortless and intuitive interactivity.
Fingerprint sensor for instant one-touch login via Windows Hello in either laptop or tablet mode

Pricing and Availability: ASUS ZenBook Flip S starts from USD$1,099, and will be available this summer

ZenBook Pro (UX550) with Windows 10
ASUS ZenBook Pro is the thinnest, lightest and most powerful ZenBook Pro ever, offering a w... Read more

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Available in both 13.3-inch and 15-inch, this powerful and versatile PC offers an embedded S Pen, a 360-degree touchscreen display, fast charging capabilities, an exceptional digital canvas for writing and drawing with Windows Ink, and the option to login quickly and securely with facial recognition using Windows Hello.

Built-in S Pen
The Notebook 9 Pro has a built-in S Pen to allow for a precise and natural experience. With a 0.7mm tip, it can detect more than 4,000 levels of pressure. The S Pen, combined with the touchscreen, allows you to draw in the Photos app or add notes to your map with Windows Ink, or highlight and markup webpages in Microsoft Edge,

Immersive display
With a 360-degree touchscreen display, this PC has incredible viewing angles and can be rotated to use in both notebook and tablet mode with ease; your apps will scale smoothly for easy navigation with Tablet Mode in Windows 10. The Notebook 9 Pro also has one of the most premium viewing experiences with a Full-HD touch screen equipped with RealView Display. It delivers professional grade color accuracy and brightness to enjoy immersive photography, movies and graphics at their best. The wide viewing angle on the Notebook 9 Pro provides viewing clarity for up to 178 degrees for clear pictures and text from any angle.

Powerful, ultra-fast performance
Driven by an ultra-fast 7th Generation Intel® Core i7 processor, the sleek Notebook 9 Pro makes it possible to work, create, and browse all at onc... Read more

A:Computex 2017: Samsung introduces the new Notebook 9 Pro powered by Windows 10

Not into buying pre-fab machines, but I have to admit this looks good
 

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Available starting today on Dell.com and at retailers in China including JD.com, and worldwide in the coming weeks, Dell?s new lineup includes the Inspiron 27 7000 AIO, the Inspiron 24 5000 AIO and the new Inspiron Gaming Desktop ? the first gaming desktop to join Dell?s expanding Inspiron Gaming line-up.

Built with Windows 10, these devices arrive equipped with the Xbox app and Direct X12, and can take advantage of Xbox Play Anywhere and have your personal digital assistant Cortana* and comprehensive security with Windows Defender built-in. Let?s take a closer look at these devices:

Inspiron Gaming doubles down with first-ever gaming desktop
Dell announced today its first-ever Inspiron Gaming desktop with Windows 10, built for gamers seeking a competitive advantage at an affordable price. The new Inspiron Gaming desktop sports the latest AMD multicore Ryzen processors featuring SenseMI, which optimizes power consumption, task routing and clock speeds to deliver exceptional responsiveness and performance whether it?s gaming, Virtual Reality or streaming.

Features of the Inspiron Gaming Desktop include:
Gaming-focused design touches with functional venting, thermally-optimized airflow routing, available Polar Blue LED Illumination, and easy component access
Power supply options up to 850 watts for supporting dual discrete graphics
Ready for VR configurations that support HTC and Oculus
High-performance discrete graphics card options including NVIDIA® GeForc... Read more

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Ahead of Computex, Acer announced new Windows 10 devices for gaming and productivity on-the-go with the new Nitro 5 notebook line for casual gamers and the lightweight Spin 1 for flexible computing and sleek design, all powered by Windows 10. Here?s a closer look at these devices:

Acer debuts all-new Nitro 5 notebook line with Windows 10 for casual gaming
First from the new Acer Nitro family, the Nitro 5 series with Windows 10 provides a balance of powerful features with a sharp and stylish design, as well as a variety of configurations that feature popular graphics and processors to provide a wide selection that meets different budgets and needs.
With Windows 10, these devices also have your personal digital assistant, Cortana*, built-in, are equipped with the Xbox app and Direct X12 and can take advantage of Xbox Play Anywhere.

You can choose from models featuring up to NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti graphics with 7th Generation Intel Core processors or AMD Radeon RX550 graphics with 7th Generation AMD A-series processors. Dual fans with Acer Coolboost technology deliver heightened fan speeds and cooling ability, and allows you to manually control the cooling process when heavy use requires an added boost. Ideal for accelerating boot-up time and shortening in-game loading times, select models come equipped with super-fast PCIe SSDs (up to 512GB) paired with an optional HDD for storage (up to 2TB).

Features of the Nitro 5 series include:
Configurations featuring up t... Read more

A:Computex 2017: Acer announces Spin 1 notebook and Nitro 5 gaming line with Windows 10

I would like to see the specs for the Acer "Gaming" line, Maybe it's just me but
the terms "Gaming PC" & "Gaming Laptop" are thrown around loosely these days.
Great share Bot
 

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Today at E3, Alienware and Dell announced new PC gaming systems and components, including Alienware gaming desktops with new multi-core processor options, and a full range of performance gaming monitors and peripherals. Powered by Windows 10?the best version of Windows for gaming? these new devices are built specifically for the needs of gamers, including native live game streaming through the Game bar with Mixer, Game Mode, connection to your gaming community through the Xbox app, DirectX 12 and more.

Dell Inspiron Gaming Desktop launches at E3
Dell introduced the first gaming desktop in its growing Inspiron Gaming line at Computex and will start shipping it in the US tomorrow. The new Inspiron Gaming Desktop is built for gamers seeking a competitive advantage at an affordable price and incorporates the latest AMD multicore Ryzen processors featuring SenseMI, thermally-optimized airflow routing, Polar Blue LED Illumination, easy component access and power supply options up to 850 watts for supporting dual discrete Ready for VR graphics from AMD and NVIDIA. Available in the U.S. starting today, from $599.99 USD.

Alienware Area-51 updated with new multi-core processors
Intel and AMD?s new multi-core processors available in two new versions of Alienware Area-51, for the best experiences geared towards gamers who create or creators who game. Each are excellent choices for Megatasking, streaming gamers as well. If you can picture yourself gaming, recording and broad... Read more

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Today at CES, ASUS announced exciting new laptops and all-in-one PCs powered by Windows 10, and showed their Always Connected PC announced last month: the ASUS NovaGo, designed to deliver impeccable connectivity to keep you in touch around the home, at the office and on-the-go. Let?s take a look at these devices:

ZenBook 13


The revolutionary ZenBook 13 is a laptop that?s ultralight, ultrathin and ultrapowerful. It?s the first-ever ZenBook to be constructed from magnesium-aluminum alloy, a super-strong and super-light material that?s 33% lighter than the standard alloy used in laptops. It?s built to give you the ultimate mobility, featuring a feather-light 985g all-metal chassis and all-day 15-hour battery life. Powered by Windows 10, it arrives with features built-in such as Windows Hello and your digital personal assistant Cortana** for more efficient and productive computing.

ASUS X507


ASUS X507 is a 15.6-inch laptop with backpack-friendly dimensions and an overall weight of just 1.68kg. It?s powered by up to an Intel Core i7 processor and NVIDIA GeForce MX110 graphics for smooth visuals. Its NanoEdge bezel design and Full HD display with wide 178° viewing angles ensure you get the very best visual experience.

X507 has a dual-storage design that offers a choice of flexible and convenient storage options, combining a blazing-fast 256GB SSD with a large 1TB HDD. Ultrafast dual-band 802.11ac Wi-Fi provides speeds of up to 867Mbps ? that?s up to 6X ... Read more

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Asus is diving head-first into the PC-on-a-stick market with a new product it's calling the VivoStick. Fashioned in the image of Intel's Compute Stick, the VivoStick outpaces the trendsetter in nearly every category.

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A:Asus unveils the VivoStick, a $129 PC-on-a-stick loaded with Windows 10

This will help the people who think the Intel one is ugly even though it's behind your TV or monitor
 

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Asus announced a bevy of new products earlier today at Computex but one thing you might have missed is this transforming desktop PC chassis. Crafted with help from In Win, this unique convertible case from Asus' ROG division takes the...

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A:Asus ROG, In Win show off practical transforming PC tower at Computex

"Practical" is debatable.
 

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Simple, built-in Mixer streaming provides low-latency, interactive moments for viewers and streamers to watch or interact with other gamers?no extra hardware or software required, while Xbox Play Anywhere enables you to buy a game once and play it on both your Xbox One and Windows 10 PC. Stay connected with your gaming community through the Xbox app and the power of Xbox Live.

Let?s take a closer look at the gaming PCs announced this week:

iBUYPOWER Case Builder


Built with creativity in mind, the Case Builder project allows you to configure the look and structure of your computer case upon purchase. Paint your canvas and fuel your imagination with the Snowblind Element, featuring a transparent LCD monitor display embedded into the PC case.

Designed and engineered by iBUYPOWER, the RGB Cable Combs serves as the final piece of the RGB puzzle, illuminating your exceptional cable management.

MSI
MSI launched three brand-new gaming products at CES: the new Optix gaming monitor line-up, new gaming desktops, a motherboard, a graphics card, and the new GT75VR Titan Pro with Killer Wireless-AC 1550.

MSI introduces the new Optix MPG Series


MSI is proudly expanding its Optix gaming monitor line-up with the MPG curved gaming monitors. The new Optix MPG series will consist of two 27-inch monitors, the Optix MPG27C and Optix MPG27CQ. These mark the next level in MSI gaming monitors with a curved VA panel with an 1800R curve. Both models feature a 144Hz refresh rate and 1... Read more

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Hello,Why does the 2017 Inspiron 15 Gaming 7577 model have no Windows 8.1 support?

A:2017 Inspiron 15 Gaming 7577, no Windows 8.1 support?

Starting with the seventh generation Intel Core platform (and AMD Ryzen/R9, R12 APU) only Windows 10 is supported.  It's Microsoft -- not Dell -- that is locking out older Windows on newer CPUs.
support.microsoft.com/.../the-processor-is-not-supported-together-with-the-windows-version-that
Dell is following Microsoft, as all OEMs must.
www.dell.com/.../microsoft-windows-operating-system-support-for-intel-kaby-lake-processors
if you want to run anything older than Windows 10, you must go no newer than the Skylake (6th generation) platform.

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Hi all,
I recently purchased an Inspiron 15 7567 gaming laptop from Dell and have encountered a few issues.
Computer Specs:
OS: Windows 10 Pro 64 Bit
CPU: Intel Core i7 7700HQ Kabylake
GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB 
Memory: 8GB (1x) DDR4
Storage: 1TB HDD + 128 GB SSD
Problem:
First problem, I press Windows' TaskView, it is laggy, Next one is, I watch YouTube while I am coding. A YouTube video is intermittent freeze. I found that System.exe took high CPU usage while it was freezing. I tried to re-install Windows, Intel HID Event Filter Driver, Intel HD Graphics, nVIDIA Geforce Graphics Driver, System BIOS. I can not fix these problems.
What should I do?
Thank you all for you help in solving this issue!

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Hi:

I purchased a new ASUS 64-bit Laptop (with Win 7 Home-Premium).

A:How Do I make my ASUS Laptop Stay Powered Up 24/7

  
Quote: Originally Posted by snowbird


Hi:

I purchased a new ASUS 64-bit Laptop (with Win 7 Home-Premium).


I pushed <Tab> and posted prematurely )

I wish my ASUS Laptop to be 'on' 24/7 as an Apache Server. It works perfectly now but after several hours, I cannot visit my web site hosted on this Laptop. Altho the Power Lite is lit, the machine cannot be accessed from my router.

I looked over all the power settings (and there are *many* of them), but can't find suitable settings that:

a. Will allow access 24/7 to my site visitors, But,

b. Let the display go blank after several minutes of *my* not using it.

Q:
What are the detailed Power Settings for 24/7 operation without my attendance at the machine, and web site visitors get immediate access to my site ? I don't mind the display going black as long as the machine springs into action when a client visits.

Thank you

--Mel Smith
(old and confused)

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I recently purchased an Inspiron Gaming Series Dell laptop and since yesterday when I open it/turn on the power button the screen displays green/white vertical triangle lines (can provide an image). It DOES NOT display the Dell logo at all and doesn't even give me the opportunity to sign in, it just stays stuck on the screen. 
This laptop is fairly new, purchased back in August, so it should still be under warranty, but it worries me that it is having issues when it is still fairly new. What could be the cause of it? Any way I can fix it? 

A:New Inspiron Gaming Laptop- Vertical Lines When Powered On

I'd suggest updating the System Setup(BIOS). Please following the instructions in the video below to safety installed latest BIOS version.

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Hi ,  I am trying to download the BIOS update for X1 carbon 4th gen 20FB and i couldnt find that in this page. Can you please difrect me where to get it ?  https://support.lenovo.com/us/en/solutions/LEN-18282 Thanks,Ramesh

A:LEN-18282: Reading Privileged Memory with a Side Channel CVE-2017-5753, CVE-2017-5715, CVE-2017-575

Welcome to the CommunityThe BIOS update is published on the laptop' download pagehttps://pcsupport.lenovo.com/us/en/products/laptops-and-netbooks/thinkpad-x-series-laptops/thinkpad-...
 
UPD
The link to the BIOS update is present on the page you've mentioned, unfortunately without laptop' MT code or x1 Carbon its generation #:
 
ThinkPad X1 Carbon, X1 Yoga - Affected - N1FET59W - https://pcsupport.lenovo.com/downloads/DS111756 - 1/7/2018
 

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Hey, I have ASUS K53U
6gb RAM
2gb VideoRam AMD Radeon HD6320
AMD E-450 Processor ~1.6 (2 CPUs)
and no AV

My problem is that my computer is so slow :S. I'm running w7 about 4 days, before I had w8, but I thought that w8 is problem what takes much cpu. But w7 is same slow, I can't even play NBA 2k13 normal fps, what should I do? I close all unnessessary apps in task manager but it still hanging. Please help.

And I'm using old windows theme, my search is disabled etc.
 

A:Poor Windows and gaming performance on Asus K53U

That's not a gaming laptop, by any stretch of the definition.

If you want to play games, here are some options:
- Turn down all graphics settings on games to minimum, and use 800 x 600 resolution. Pray that works.
- Go back to the store you got it from and see if you can return it as store credit to buy a more expensive machine.
 

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Hi all,
I recently purchased an Inspiron 15 7567 gaming laptop from Dell and have encountered a few issues.
Computer Specs:
OS: Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
CPU: Intel Core i7 7700HQ Kabylake
GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB 
Memory: 8GB (1x) DDR4
Storage: 1TB Hybrid Drive
The rest can be found here
Problem:
Upon first setup there were issues installing the NVIDIA drivers where the install would fail multiple times - eventually I got the driver to install. Then I had some issues with the graphics card enabling when I would play games so I just changed the setting in the NVIDIA control panel to always use the dedicated GPU. After playing some AAA titles such as GTA V and Arma III, I am experiencing what appears to be throttling. On low or ultra settings, my FPS remains around 45-50 (sometimes a little higher before stutter) on most games which surprised me because the dedicated GPU is a 1050 Ti which has higher specs than what the games need. After playing for maybe an hour, the game starts to frequently stutter, dropping frames for a couple seconds then boosting back and so on. I have monitored the temperature of both the GPU and CPU which reach ~56 degrees Celsius and ~70 degrees Celsius respectively. I have also monitored the usage of the CPU and memory during play, the CPU not reaching full usage and the memory reaching about 90% usage. I have also monitored the GPU performance through GPU-Z and will attach the file below. I have virtually tried everything that I can thi... Read more

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Quote:
December 22nd, 2009

Mozilla unveils Windows theme/UI update for Firefox 3.7/4.0

Posted by Adrian Kingsley-Hughes @ 12:18 pm

Mozilla have unveiled some mockups of the Windows theme/UI updates that is scheduled to hit Firefox users over two stages - 3.7 and 4.0.

Stephen Horlander, a designer and contributor to the Mozilla project unveiled some details of the refresh.



Cornerstone to the revamp is the App Button that appears in the top-left of the mockup. Here?s what Horlander has to say about the origin of this new addition:The new proposed approach to this problem is an App Button which is similar to the single menu approach taken by Windows 7 native applications (Paint, WordPad) and by MS Office.




More at: Mozilla unveils Windows theme/UI update for Firefox 3.7/4.0 | Hardware 2.0 | ZDNet.com

A:Mozilla unveils Windows theme/UI update for Firefox ...

I'm telling you...

Version 3.7 = biggest release in Firefox history.

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MICROSOFT HAS UNVEILED a host of security features in its upcoming Windows 10 operating system in a bid to lure enterprise users into upgrading when it's released.

One of the major updates is to two-factor authentication, which Redmond says will provide more robust security than traditional single passwords that make more recent iterations of Windows vulnerable to data theft.

Microsoft seems to think that enhanced security should be a key focus for the new OS, as such issues are "central to many of the customer conversations" the firm has had since announcing the availability of the Windows 10 Technical Preview




Microsoft unveils tighter security plans for Windows 10- The Inquirer

A:Microsoft unveils tighter security plans for Windows 10

hope it will not be mandatory.

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Hi,
Im interested in buying one of the new Dell Inspiron 7566 15" gaming laptops with Kaby Lake processors, I've heard they became available in the USA today, does anyone know when we might see these released over here in the UK?
Thanks,
James

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Today at IFA, Dell revealed a suite of holiday wish list worthy devices for an immersive and comprehensive computing experience, including the Dell Visor Windows Mixed Reality Headset, Inspiron 7000 2-in-1s and laptops, and performance enhancements to the XPS 13.

Let?s take a look at everything Dell announced today:

Dell Visor looks to the future


Dell announced the new, sleek and comfortable Dell Visor ? its first-ever virtual reality headset for Windows Mixed Reality. Engineered with a flip-up visor for convenient transitions, it features well-cushioned head and face padding, thumbwheel band adjustment for personalized comfort, and smart weight balancing that takes pressure off.

The Dell Visor features inside-out tracking cameras, with a 360-degree panoramic view so the headset can scan surroundings instead of satellite emitters positioned inside the room. Dell Visor Controllers offer complete flexibility with six degrees of freedom of movement in a three-dimensional space, and allow total control with haptic feedback, thumb stick and buttons fully tracked by sensors in the headset.

Pricing and availability: The Dell Visor will be available this holiday in the US at Dell.com, Microsoft Store and select Best Buy stores for $359.99, or with the Controllers for $459.99.

New Inspiron Laptops and 2-in-1s offer stunning visual experiences & performance in sleek, affordable packages


The new Inspiron 7000 2-in-1 line, available in 13 and 15 inches, brings stun... Read more

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Microsoft is working on Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection, a new service aimed at enterprises for detecting and responding to advanced attacks.The client piece of the service will be built into Windows 10, and will be available soon to Windows Insiders as part of a "Redstone" preview test build, officials said.Microsoft already offers an antivirus service called Windows Defender. It originally was a free download for Windows XP, and is currently built into Windows 10.Source: http://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-unveils-new-windows-10-threat-protection-service/

A:"Microsoft unveils new Windows 10 threat protection service", via ZDNet

Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection is powered by a combination of Windows behavioral sensors, cloud based security analytics, threat intelligence, and by tapping into Microsoft’s intelligent security graph. This immense security graph provides big-data security analytics that look across aggregate behaviors to identify anomalies – informed by anonymous information from over 1 billion Windows devices, 2.5 trillion indexed URLs on the Web, 600 million reputation look-ups online, and over 1 million suspicious files detonated every day.

Source.
 
Greets!

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Company urges users to run single-click tool before hackers exploit 'decently wormable' SMB 2 flaw.
With attack code that exploits a critical unpatched bug in Windows likely to go public soon, Microsoft wants users to run an automated tool that disables the vulnerable component.
The bug in SMB (Server Message Block) 2, a Microsoft-made network file- and print-sharing protocol that ships with Windows, affects Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008 and preview releases of Windows 7.



Source -
Microsoft unveils shield for critical Windows flaw as attack code looms | Security Central - InfoWorld

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Computex 2010: Dual GPU GTX 470 Videocard Spotted - HotHardware

This should be interesting....

A:Dual GPU Fermi at Computex

No need to SLI that one, I guess.

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AMD talking about the RX480 (link below). I figured they wouldn't be matching 1080 performance and would be focusing on their pricing versus the competition. $199 U.S. for a RX480. You gotta love the comment they got from Marty Stratton (ID software - Doom developer):

"You are not going to need a $700 video card to enjoy Doom at fantastic frame rates". Then back to AMD for benchmarks of two 480's (<$500) compared to a $700 1080.

I'm no fan boy of either company. I've had both, no issues. Critical for pricing is competition so I hope both Nvidia and AMD do well. Just nice to see more than a number of us consumers take a shot at that $700 U.S. "Founders Edition REFERENCE" card pricing.

AMD Radeon RX480 with Polaris Architecture Graphics Card At Computex 2016 - YouTube

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hi my Asus gaming pc won?t like connect to my monitor, shows a blank screen. This happened when I first got it, I somehow got it to work but I forgot what I did and I moved it and now it?s doing the same thing
 

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Hi there

Intuitively one might think using Powered (from the mains) external USB HDD's would require more power from the computer as well compared with those small self powered units.

I've no way to measure this but I'm sure the small units might consume MORE power as the computer has to supply all the power for Disk rotation and the USB I/O controller.

I only ask this because I need to put two large powered USB units (both with 2 X 3 TB Raid 0 HDD's in each unit) on to a USB 3 Hub.
The two HDD units seem to perform perfectly well whether connected to the chargeable port on an HP laptop or the "non chargeable" ones.

The RAID 0 is powered by the HDD itself (internal Hardware RAID) --used RAID 0 for speed -- don't need to mirror etc - I've enough backup if the whole thing goes bonkers. !!

The files on these HDD's are serving music and video so not intensive used -- don't seem to have any problem streaming media from the laptop.

Any engineers out there - curious over what is the actual load (power wise) on the computer if a POWERED USB HDD is used compared to a Self powered one. Note the Hub I'm using is not also powered.



Cheers
jimbo

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So recently (problem just started about 2 months ago),my laptop has been experiencing extremely low FPS while gaming (WoW), spikes between 10-25 FPS with me already running the game on the lowest possible quality with ALL possible background applications closed. I've tried all possible solutions including running anti-virus/malware scans, CCleaner, Defraggler, updating all drivers, etc. EVERYTHING SHORT of a system wipe which I feel is not something I want to do unless all other means have been expired. I have run some tests and know that this is not a connection issue.

Computer Specs:
Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.4
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Home, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4700HQ CPU @ 2.40GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 60 Stepping 3
Processor Count: 8
RAM: 8075 Mb
Graphics Card: Intel(R) HD Graphics 4600, 1024 Mb
Hard Drives: C: 279 GB (41 GB Free); D: 398 GB (194 GB Free);
Motherboard: ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC., G56JR
Antivirus: Avira Antivirus, Disabled

I also have GPU : NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760M
Hard drive capacity are also no where near full.

I can take the laptop back to ASUS for a system wipe but it is not something that I want to do because they would require 5 working days as well as needing to back-up everything on my laptop.

Are there any possible explanation to why this problem occurs? Perhaps some settings tuned wrong or some other hardware issues?
 

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My desktop pc is an old one and the original dvd player mulrti recorder broke down..so above the broken dvd player on the desktop i installed the asus quietrack but i don't know if i can use it for gaming...i mean will this dvd rom recognise the games?
 

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Gamers like to have the maximum amount of power, memory and other features available, They become more expensive than anyone else?s. This Asus G50V looks good it offers a cool looking body and a massive amount of features and specifications. The G series is a brand that is committed to gamers and their machines.It has INVIDIA GeForce 9700M GS - 512 MB and now available in india with os- Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium

A:Asus gaming laptop

I think it would depend on the game as some online games don't support integrated graphics.

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Hello gents!

So my issue is fairly simply explained but I have yet to come to a specific solution as to the root of the problem. At any rate, my dear ASUS N61Ja laptop has begun crashing after playing games such as Team Fortress 2, Killing Floor and World of Warcraft among others(High performance stuff for a laptop in other words) and it didnt do this when I got the laptop, it only started a month or two ago and the only resolve I can come up with is that it's overheating. I tried running a memory diagnostic just in case but it seems to be fine, however the cores seem to be going to 79-80C when running Warcraft.

Anyone got any hints on how to resolve this? I've tried lowering the graphics but it doesnt seem to have a very powerful impact on it.

Nearly forgot the specs:
http://www.asus.com/Notebooks/Multimedia_Entertainment/N61Ja/#specifications
 

A:ASUS N61Ja Crashes when gaming

Crashing after playing? Odd, usually if its overheating it would crash while playing. Sounds like maybe driver issue? As if the machine doesn't know what to do while exiting the game back to the desktop.
Are there any error messages? Does it reboot, or just pop up a window about the program not closing properly?

If you suspect heat, you can try a small house fan blowing on the system for added cooling, also play on a hard table surface that would dissipate heat better than say your lap or a bed.
 

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My system has an older version ASUS motherboard. Need to upgrade to a new motherboard and prefer to stay with ASUS. Any suggestions?
 

A:What is the best ASUS motherboard for gaming -2010

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Ive been having this performance issue in games: starcraft, world of warcraft, most games that I have. When the windows 7 service pack came out I installed it, I thought that was the problem so I reinstalled my windows getting rid of the service pack but I still have the performance issues.
To give a example I was playing Starcraft Ultra settings and I barley can play on medium. I hope you can give me some solution.

Heres some of my specs:
Time of this report: 4/23/2011, 23:04:31
Machine name: BS-PC
Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit (6.1, Build 7600) (7600.win7_rtm.090713-1255)
Language: English (Regional Setting: English)
System Manufacturer: ASUSTek Computer Inc.
System Model: G60J
BIOS: BIOS Date: 06/15/09 18:50:05 Ver: 08.00.10
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 CPU Q 720 @ 1.60GHz (8 CPUs), ~1.6GHz
Memory: 4096MB RAM
Available OS Memory: 4086MB RAM
Page File: 1374MB used, 6793MB available
Windows Dir: C:\Windows
DirectX Version: DirectX 11
DX Setup Parameters: Not found
User DPI Setting: Using System DPI
System DPI Setting: 96 DPI (100 percent)
DWM DPI Scaling: Disabled
DxDiag Version: 6.01.7600.16385 32bit Unicode

A:my gaming laptop Asus g51j-3D

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Can you do what Asus techs have been so far unable to do?

I have been suffering from sporadic BSOD mostly while gaming for some time. My computer has a terrible gpu so I thought that was the cause and it was getting up to some very high temperatures, but I sent the computer in to Asus and they replaced the fan and some cooling parts and the computer doesnt run hot any more but then I started to get Bad Pool Caller and page fault BSODs. I sent it in again and they replaced the hard drive. I have had it back for less than a week and the BSODs are back. Help me SevenForums you are my only hope.

system specs

Brand: Asus
Model: U30JC-X2C
Screen: 13.3" HD (1366 x768) (LED)
Processor: Intel i5-430M (2.26GHz)
Chipset: Intel HM55
RAM: 4GB DDR3 1066 DRAM; 2 x SODIMM socket
Hard Disk: 320GB 5400RPM
Video Card: NV G310M 512MB DDR3 VRAM
Network: 10/100/1000 802.11 BGN
Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium

Let me know if there is any other information required.

A:BSOD mostly while gaming (has been in to Asus twice for repair)

Security Software: ???

Make sure to install security software. I recommend either of these:Microsoft Security Essentials - Free Antivirus for Windows coupled with Malwarebytes. Do not start the free trial of Malwarebytes. Just use the standalone version, update it, and scan your computer once a week with Malwarebytes and with Microsoft Security Essentials.

Good and Free system security combination.

After installing your security software, update it, and then run full scans today with each program. Report back the results of the scans.
One of your crashes indicates hard disk problems. This could mean hard disk corruption, bad sectors, a failing hard disk, Windows files or registry corruption, viruses, or memory problems.If you are overclocking any hardware, please stop.

Run Disk Check with both boxes checked for all HDDs and with Automatically fix file system errors checked for all SSDs. Post back your logs for the checks after finding them using Check Disk (chkdsk) - Read Event Viewer Log (you may need to search for wininit instead of chkdsk).
For any drives that do not give the message:
Windows has checked the file system and found no problems
run disk check again as above. In other words, if it says:
Windows has made corrections to the file system
after running the disk check, run the disk check again.

Run the short and long tests with SeaTools for HDDs.SeaTools for Windows

SeaTools for DOS
If you have an SSD, make sure the following are up to date:SSD firmware
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As you may know, the ASUS Eee PC has no DVD/CD drive; so, I copied my Real Deal Mystic Forest game onto my SD card and installed it. It installed just fine but know when I try to play it it says to please insert the CD in into the D drive. Well, I found where it was saying to run it from the D drive and changed it to the E drive (yes I hit save), and I'm still getting that message. All suggestions welcomed!!!!!!!!! Thanks, sugarface
 

A:Solved: Help with gaming off a SD card (ASUS Eee PC)

The game is protected. It won't run unless the original CD is inserted. It has special files and encryption on the CD that you can't copy.
 

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Main title is apt. After approximately five minutes of gaming i hear GPU's fan is getting offline and next to 1-5 minutes game crashed to desktop....it doesn't which game i run.....dirt 2 -> crashed, l4d(1,2)-> crashed, CoD mw2 -> crashed.....i dunno why it is making this problem.....i've heard fan is turned off during i'm typing this thread....catalyst is updated...any drivers too.....chipset-> done, audio -> done....it never happened when i have XP 32...i dunno what i have to do to solve my pc....i'll would be glad if i work my pc out......

A:ATI ASUS EAH4850 HD got crashed by gaming

try updating you're direct x not to 11 but to version 10

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is good to medium gaming mid end pc maybe ??????


ASUS B85-PRO GAMER

PC Depot Online. ASUS B85-PRO GAMER INTEL B85 S1150 M/B


with I3
PC Depot Online. INTEL CORE I3-4130 PROCESSOR LGA1150


is good or not just tell me :gee k:
but i dont want overclock my mobo or proc or graphics card

A:motherboard gaming ASUS B85-PRO GAMER ??

"gaming" mobos are just labelled gimmicks.. because they have cool names and say theyre for gamers people think theyre getting a good deal..

now you say you dont intend to overclock.. 90% of that mobos features that are additional will be aimed at overclocking, that and the i3 processor not being a particularly strong cpu for gaming, id aim at something much cheaper with less guff you wont use.

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College Football Picks 2017-2018 Season Charlotte at Eastern Michigan Eagles September 01, 2017 @ 06:30pm

Charlotte at Eastern Michigan Eagles

COMPUTER PREDICTIONS STRAIGHT-UP

TEAM SCORE PERCENTAGE TO WIN GAME
Charlotte 22.903 26%
Eastern Michigan Eagles 30.181 74%

COMPUTER PREDICTIONS AGAINST THE SPREAD

TEAM SPREAD TOTAL
Charlotte +14.0 59.5 over
Eastern Michigan Eagles -14.0 59.5 under

Get full analysis, detailed write-ups, and official picks at goo.gl/Xf3NiR
 

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Hi guys and staff of tech support, I was having some errors while gaming the whole system stop suddenly then freezzes and reboot itself, sometimes I had to cut the power in order to reboot, then a screen apears saying that was a critical error and windows close to protect your data select safe mode or normal mode, after rebooting it appears another message saying that the system its recovering from a critical error.

Ill follow the steps of >>>>>>> BSOD Posting Instructions
and this is my system info
I really apreciate your help cuz I really dont know what to do.

OS - Windows 7 home premium
? x64
? What was original installed OS on system? -Windows 7 home premium
? the OS is an OEM version
? Age of system (September 27, 2010)
? Age of OS installation - have you re-installed the OS?yes I re-installed the original OS a few days ago

? CPU
? NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M 1.5GB GDDR5 VRAM
-Intel HM55
-Power Source AC
Voltage 230 volts
? ASUS G53JW-A1 Republic of Gamers

A:[SOLVED] BSOD on Asus laptop while gaming

Recommendations:I notice two things right off the bat. You do not have Service Pack 1 installed, and you may have an overclock on your processor. If you are overclocking any hardware, please stop!
Update to Service Pack 1 (SP1)Download Details - Microsoft Download Center - System Update Readiness Tool for Windows 7 (KB947821) [August 2011]

Download Details - Microsoft Download Center - System Update Readiness Tool for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB947821) [August 2011]

Steps to follow before you install Windows 7 Service Pack 1 from the Microsoft Download Center

Service Pack 1 Download site

Outdated and Problematic Drivers:You should update/replace/remove the following drivers. Any drivers that are known to cause BSODs, please remove the software or remove the drivers and then remove the device; steps to do so are given after the list of outdated drivers. If you have ASACPI.sys installed, make sure it is updated and not pre-2009; pre-2009 versions are known to cause BSODs:
ATK64AMD.sys Tue May 12 19:04:54 2009 (4A0A1CB6)
ATK Hotkey ATK0101 ACPI UTILITY Driver
http://www.carrona.org/drivers/driver.php?id=ATK64AMD.sys

amdxata.sys Tue May 19 11:56:59 2009 (4A12F2EB)
AMD storage controller driver - usually from the Windows 7 DVD
http://www.carrona.org/drivers/driver.php?id=amdxata.sys

kbfiltr.sys Mon Jul 20 03:21:42 2009 (4A643726)
Dritek Keyboard Filter Driver
http://www.carrona.org/drivers/driver.php?id=kbfiltr.sys... Read more

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I'm having a super annoying problem with my gaming notebook. when i go into almost any game and have it set to full 1900 by 1200 with high detail and stuff every couple seconds my screen goes white with some lines in it for like half a second, almost like the LCD's FFC cables were half connected. It makes it virtually impossible to play a game. I have a full replacement warrenty with Memory express. But i just wanted to see if maybe it was a driver issue or not. I used the original restore discs when i installed vista last. The video card is a ati Radeon HD 2600. This is really annoying as i bought it for a gaming laptop and i can't even game cause i get white screens all the time.

Asus g2k-a1
2.3ghz duo core amd
2gb ram
Ati radeon HD 2600 vid card
17" 1900 by 1200 LCD

Thanks any help would be appreciated!
 

A:Video problem on Asus G2k-a1 gaming laptop

BUmp, sorry for bumping but i really need to know a simple question on if its a driver issue or not
 

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Can anyone tell me the difference between the ASUS gaming laptops G73SW-XT1 and G73SW-XN2?

Thinking about buying one, and appreciate any info!

~Wes

links to the two are here http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produ...ckTab=true&Keywords=(keywords)#scrollFullInfo

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=7124324&CatId=4938
 

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Hey,

So my PSU is about 2 years old, its a Corsair vs550. It never gave me any trouble, but since about a week ago, it'll sometimes reboot my pc when gaming (note: this only happens while gaming).

I figured it might be GPU related, but my gpu is about a month old (GIgabyte GTX 970) or my PSU is failing.

Is there any test I could do before I get a new PSU or take my gpu back to the store?

Thanks

Specs:

Mobo: ASUS H87-Plus
GPU: Gigabyte GTX 970
CPU: i5-4430 3ghz
RAM: 8gb ram (cant remember the model)
PSU: Corsair vs-550
 

A:Asus anti-surge rebooting my pc while gaming

Ok I ran 3DMark 11, and it ran fine, no problems or reboots... can I assume it's not the gpu?
btw, my case is a Cooler Master Cosmos SE. it has all kinds of fans and LED's, maybe I need a more powerful PSU?
 

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Hello I'm just asking if this notebook is good for gaming.. Any comment will help..

Asus Versatile Performance K42DY-VX045 (AMD-N660) DOS

PRODUCT SPECIFICATION

Processor:

AMD Phenom II X2 Dual Core N660
(3.00GHz, 2M L2 Cache)

Chipset
AMD RX881M + SB820M

Memory:
4GB DDR3 1066 Mhz SDRAM

Hard Disk Drive:
500GB

Optical Disk Drive:

DVD SuperMulti Drive

Graphics:
AMD Radeon® HD 6470M
with 1GB DDR3 VRAM

Network:
Integrated or 802.11 b/g
Built-in Bluetooth™ V2.1+EDR (Optional)
10/100/1000 Base T

Operating System:
None

Physical:
Dimension: 34.9 x 23.8 x 3.50 ~3.74 cm (WxDxH)
Weight: Approx. 2.20 kg (with 6 cell battery)

Display:
14.0" 16:9 HD (1366x768) LED backlit

Webcam:
0.3 Mega Pixel web camera

Audio
Built-in Speakers And Microphone
Altec Lansing® Speakers

Battery:
6Cells : 4400 mAh 47 Whrs

Ports:
1 x Microphone-in jack
1 x VGA port/Mini D-sub 15-pin for external monitor
3 x USB 3.0 port(s)
1 x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert
1 x HDMI

Features:
Black / Brown 2 tone
Experience enhanced multitasking and mobile computing capabilities with the new AMD processors.
ASUS Power4Gear automatically adjusts fan speeds for quiet computing and prolonged battery life.
A Palm Proof technology-equipped touchpad distinguishes between the contact surfaces of the palm and fingers to prevent inadvertent cursor movements during typing.
 

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Members,

Here is a brief summary of my system:
Asus A7N8X-X Rev 2 (runs NVidia nForce2)
AMD Athlon 2600+ Model 8
Asus 4x AGP Video (128MB)
PC2100 1GB and 512MB Installed

All of the drivers for all components are the latest from NVidia.

During normal operation, there are no issues. However, when playing any type of graphic intensive game, the system will BSOD or lock. This happens on games from Boggle to Formula One.

Currently the BIOS FSB is set to 133MHz with a 8x/16x multiplier (as per AMD's guides) to get the 2133MHz for the processor. If, however, I use the Nvidia nTune application, slow the FSB to 220Mhz, the system will run without any issues.

My questions are thus:

1. Does the requirement of having to slow the FSB to 220MHz indicate a issue with this board and PC2100?

2. Is this problem indicative of an AGP 4x VGA and not related to RAM?

3. Is my problem related to both the PC2100 and the 4x AGP?

In reading here on the Techspot boards (which are outstanding btw), I found several threads related to this motherboard and various issues but none conclusively matched what issue I'm experiencing with this particular combination.

Thank you all for your time and effort in helping me solve this issue.

Kind Regards,

Clinton Fitch
Owner
Clinton Fitch (Dot) Com!
 

A:Asus A7N8X-X w/PC2100 and AGP 4x BSOD during gaming

if overclocking not an issue, try to get nVIDIA ForceWare v56.72 and Microsoft Directx 9.0b.

If your ASUS video card is nvidia, download v56.72 and install it. it should work

Lucan
 

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Hello I'm just asking if this notebook is good for gaming.. It is quite cheap but I am not sure about the specs.. Any downside about it? Any comment will help.. About the OS, just don't mind about it..

Asus Versatile Performance K42DY-VX045 (AMD-N660) DOS

PRODUCT SPECIFICATION

Processor:

AMD Phenom II X2 Dual Core N660
(3.00GHz, 2M L2 Cache)

Chipset
AMD RX881M + SB820M

Memory:
4GB DDR3 1066 Mhz SDRAM

Hard Disk Drive:
500GB

Optical Disk Drive:

DVD SuperMulti Drive

Graphics:
AMD Radeon® HD 6470M
with 1GB DDR3 VRAM

Network:
Integrated or 802.11 b/g
Built-in Bluetooth™ V2.1+EDR (Optional)
10/100/1000 Base T

Operating System:
None

Physical:
Dimension: 34.9 x 23.8 x 3.50 ~3.74 cm (WxDxH)
Weight: Approx. 2.20 kg (with 6 cell battery)

Display:
14.0" 16:9 HD (1366x768) LED backlit

Webcam:
0.3 Mega Pixel web camera

Audio
Built-in Speakers And Microphone
Altec Lansing® Speakers

Battery:
6Cells : 4400 mAh 47 Whrs

Ports:
1 x Microphone-in jack
1 x VGA port/Mini D-sub 15-pin for external monitor
3 x USB 3.0 port(s)
1 x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert
1 x HDMI

Features:
Black / Brown 2 tone
Experience enhanced multitasking and mobile computing capabilities with the new AMD processors.
ASUS Power4Gear automatically adjusts fan speeds for quiet computing and prolonged battery life.
A Palm Proof technology-equipped touchpad distinguishes between the contact surfaces of the palm and fingers to prevent inadvertent cursor movements during typing.
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