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Add me please biggrin.gif

How is that even possible? I got 3 monitors but cant get the damn Metro interface to span them like that.
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Eyefinity. Treats multiple monitors as one long monitor
    
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Just wondering, but have any of you guys had issues with the Netflix/Hulu apps and vid drivers? I'm using the 12.11 BETA drivers and I get an error for both, saying that my drivers are outdated.

Anyway around it?
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Rumor is if you install Windows 8 under full UEFI and drop legacy bios support. While enabling secure boot, Windows 8 boots in 1-4 seconds flat from end of bios to Start Menu.

How does one go about doing this?
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I must say I installed this on ancient laptop and its working pretty well. 1.8GHz, 1GB RAM, 64GB SSD and yes its still runs perfectly fine and boots really quick so I was really surprised lol. I navigated through the UI well for a few but after that I had to change it back to a Win7 type UI ... I will probably sloowwly get used to it but so far its running good. I just installed it for ****s and giggles but maybe later on down the line my main rig may see 8... maybe lol

If you guys don't believe me then here it is lol...
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Sadly, I bought an Asus USB-BT211 Bluetooth Dongle. I got it for $9 and then a $5 rebate to make it $4. Great price. Sad thing is it doesn't have native 8 drivers. "HaHA!" I though, since Windows 7 drivers should work just fine anyway. Well, anytime I try to install the 7 drivers, it asks for teh usual UAC permission, I grant it said permission, and then it just... doesn't do anything. Kinda quits, forgets it was doing anything. I'm honestly not sure. Windows then tries to ask me if it installed correctly, and tries to put it in compatibility mode, which does nothing. Tried running it with Admin rights, nothing.

I'm really lost on this. Windows just decides to not install the drivers...
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Sadly, I bought an Asus USB-BT211 Bluetooth Dongle. I got it for $9 and then a $5 rebate to make it $4. Great price. Sad thing is it doesn't have native 8 drivers. "HaHA!" I though, since Windows 7 drivers should work just fine anyway. Well, anytime I try to install the 7 drivers, it asks for teh usual UAC permission, I grant it said permission, and then it just... doesn't do anything. Kinda quits, forgets it was doing anything. I'm honestly not sure. Windows then tries to ask me if it installed correctly, and tries to put it in compatibility mode, which does nothing. Tried running it with Admin rights, nothing.
I'm really lost on this. Windows just decides to not install the drivers...
Have you tried extracting the driver from the package, and using the device manager to manually select the driver?
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Have you tried extracting the driver from the package, and using the device manager to manually select the driver?

What is extracted is a .exe file

Edit: Did extract from a single .exe to multiple. I ran the 7 64 bit one and got this...

Edited by ./Cy4n1d3\. - 11/6/12 at 10:21pm
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What is extracted is a .exe file
Edit: Did extract from a single .exe to multiple. I ran the 7 64 bit one and got this...
Can you upload or link me to the driver you are using?
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Can you upload or link me to the driver you are using?

This page. I selected 7 64 bit. None of them work. I would have been with older drivers, but they don't work.
http://usa.asus.com/Networks/Accessories/USBBT211_Mini_Bluetooth_Dongle/#download
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