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You can use the old AMD machine for folding ,that would be good.
or a file server/any server basicly.
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post #42 of 62
File Server? Porn box? Use it to store valuables inside the case?

If any of the latter, take out the CPU and make a keyring
post #43 of 62
fix it up and give to it to some kid who can use a pc for school
    
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fix it up and give to it to some kid who can use a pc for school
I like that idea, Make it a freebie or something.
Sell it off for some bucks.
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post #45 of 62
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Originally Posted by ronnin426850 View Post
The same thing you do with a new AMD computer - nothing! Cause it can't do anything!

Edit: That is a joke, imitating the intel-fanboy-AMD-haters. If you don't get it, you'll die a virgin
Edit: that too was a joke.
Darnit. I was gonna say, the same thing you do with an old Intel.
Install Windows 98, play Carmageddon II in multiplayer since it only works on Win98 and older.
At least the multiplayer does, unless there is a mod now that allows the god-sent game to work in W7.
Or run it without a CPU cooler and watch as the BSOD/BSOD/Errors come up
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I have a Tri, actually, not a Quad, and I had the exact same GPU as you until 2 weeks ago
It's a monster.

BTW a side tip - I nearly lost the Vram by OCing it with the stock cooler. If you don't have some aftermarket GPU cooling, I'd suggest you lower the vRam clocks (not the GPU, just the vRam They crap out easily).
Yeah, I've seen the VRAM Temps get up to 100C on the stock cooler. I'm pretty sure all you need is about 100GB/s instead of 140.8GB/s.

I'm most likely going to get a Reference block and get it watercooled If I don't get a GTX 260 or GTX 280.
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File Server? Porn box? Use it to store valuables inside the case?

If any of the latter, take out the CPU and make a keyring
I vote Porn Box because That's just me.
post #48 of 62
load it up with lots of 2TB drives and then proceed to use it for pr0n
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post #49 of 62
Turn it into a file server, or throw in a nice GPU and fold that suckah.

Or porn box. The world can always use another porn box. Prevents rape, you know.
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Sell it and spend the money on tacos.
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