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so i joined cause i'd like to learn what language my boyfriend is speaking all the time so maybe we can actually have conversations he might enjoy... but i'm lost. i feel real dumb, and don't know where to start learning any of this stuff. anyone have any suggestions? Or am I just too far gone to be helped?! I just really don't know a whole lot about how computers work at all...
post #2 of 51
Well you definitely picked the right place to start learning about this stuff...just read up for oh, a week straight (no sleeping!) and you'll be set...or, if you're human, you could just ask a few (semi-specific) questions here and there...

LOL at first I thought it was a guy posting some fake title just to get attention to his thread...

EDIT: BTW The links about 2cm below these words should help you a lot
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i concur with ouroboros1827, especially on the last part (i thought that to)
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LOL at first I thought it was a guy posting some fake title just to get attention to his thread...

Why would someone do that...
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thought it was a guy too. anyways yea just ask questions when you need to know about somthing he says. welcome.
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so i joined cause i'd like to learn what language my boyfriend is speaking all the time so maybe we can actually have conversations he might enjoy... but i'm lost. i feel real dumb, and don't know where to start learning any of this stuff. anyone have any suggestions? Or am I just too far gone to be helped?! I just really don't know a whole lot about how computers work at all...
Start off slow at first. You'll first need to learn the basics of hardware and software, what each part does, what they look like, the differences between say a Core 2 and a Pentium D. You'll find that your learning acclerates.
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post #7 of 51
read an overclocking FAQ. that'll help.

EDIT: coming here was a BAD idea. You're gonna know more than your boyfriend now!

Trust me. You probably will....*****. Unless of course he's a member as well.
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The only tip i could give u is to just search around the site and read. If u have any questions just make a thread in the right section and we will be glad to help u out.
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does he say things like, 'Youre a noob', 'hes a noob', or things like that?
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post #10 of 51
Took me 6 months to go from SOME knowledge, to a hell of a lot. Just stick around...read certain sections, and it comes like nothing!
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