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This thread needs to be closed... and i'll just sum the thread up for you.
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Some of the posts i read on this forum are insane.
If you still ride the short bus and are under the age of 12 stop creating threads.
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Originally Posted by VaporXtreme View Post
Over the years i have built computers. My first one was a intel and i have never had a problem with it now the next 3 computers are nothing but rma and headaches its so upsetting that i dont know what to do. My parents will flip if i keep sending money on a pc. So i think im coming over to amd.


I take my time building and everything and its such a headach. Sometimes i hear my WD making a zzzzzzz noise every once and a while. I rma'ed them 7 times same thing

DUDE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

BUY THIS BOOK


Your parents and their credit card bill will thank your for it!!!

Think about it kid... would you pull apart your father's home theater receiver? His expensive Oppo Bluray player or your HDTV?

This is what your basically doing when you build a PC only in reverse. I know the industry has gone to great lengths to create standards and a PC isn't as complex as an AVR, again I can't stress I've been assembling PCs since Baby-AT so I know what the frig I'm talking about OCN users, these form factors allow standardized dimensions and electrical/bus standards so people like you guys can assemble a PC or perform repairs/maintenance on it.

Understand that your father's home theater receiver, his DVD player and your HDTV are also engineered in a way to allow disassemble and repair just like the PC your attempting to assemble and they also comprise PSUs, PCBs, front panel connectors and the likes...

This is no different really outside the electrical/bus and dimensional standards used with PC "Form Factors". I'll say yeah they are a lot more complex repairing consumer electronics than PC work but really it's the same thing on a hardware level.

Assembly/maintenance requires at the VERY LEAST an understanding of... **** man... ELECTRICITY and circuits. A basic RUDIMENTARY understanding of electronics is really needed. Not just on a hardware level but also on a software level as it pertains to BIOS and it's only gunna get WORSE with UEFI because it will be that much easier for a DOLT to break hardware with the WRONG settings or poor mechanical thinking/understanding leading to poor/wrong assembly and shorts.

The same stuff goes for automotive. I've seen people pull vacuum hoses all over the place and totally ***** an engine from running smoothly/properly. This act is no different than the JeffK userbase here changing BIOS setting left right and center with the end result damaged hardware.

And hey the long term users here suggesting a Bestbuy PSU purchase to test then return is totally dishonest. And the other that threatens MOD reports over torrent LAN gateway network issues but also contributing to "Bestbuy PSU swap/return" to use it as a TEST TOOL is a hypocrite.

Gees why don't I just go to Home Depot and purchase new saws and drills etc. I'll then build a deck and return the tools...

Very DISHONEST AND WITH LITTLE CLASS

PS One thing I've never seen mentioned here is ESD... some of you live in dry climates don't you realize YOU NEED an ESD mat and "STATIC WRISTBAND" and that it needs to be GROUNDED when your handling the parts!

PSS If it really was THAT EASY to assemble a PC companies like Dell, HP and Gateway etc wouldn't even exist and the prefab industry wouldn't be the TRILION DOLLAR market it is!!!
Edited by HiroPro - 8/14/11 at 4:14am
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Sorry to hear you have problems OP. I also drew the short stick with my sig rig and for 6 months I battled with the worst Gigabyte MOBO ever. As soon as I swapped the mobo with the current formula III, my problems went away. Also, I did not panic or blame INTEL for this failure.
 
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Sorry to hear you have problems OP. I also drew the short stick with my sig rig and for 6 months I battled with the worst Gigabyte MOBO ever. As soon as I swapped the mobo with the current formula III, my problems went away. Also, I did not panic or blame INTEL for this failure.

ahh... some GRACE...

All of you attacked this kid... one who TRULY needs help...

And a lot of you accuse me of such...

owhh the hypocrisy !!!
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