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>Came to post and not be judgemental
>MFW I saw Internet Explorer being used

Cool graphics.
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Originally Posted by derickwm View Post

>Came to post and not be judgemental
>MFW I saw Internet Explorer being used

Cool graphics.
 

>MFW Green text didn't come up

 


Edited by B-rock - 6/8/13 at 9:04am
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Originally Posted by derickwm View Post

>Came to post and not be judgemental
>MFW I saw Internet Explorer being used

Cool graphics.

Hey IE10 is actually pretty great.

When I was working for google we were forced to use firefox for our telecommute client, and GOD I HATED IT
OH MY HELL That browser...
I had to use it for a full year.

the best damn thing about losing my job was never having to use firefox ever again. rolleyes.gif Seriously.
But I installed Chrome and IE10 side by side and its just that IE10 gets a lot more usage out of me. I don't really know why but its great. I love its little accessability features and stuff like that. It used to be a totally trash browser but they fixed almost everything that was wrong with it.

Don't knock at it till you've tried it tongue.gif
post #14 of 111
This is awesome. I know alienware get a lot of stick but you do get what you pay for

great clocks lady thumb.gif
post #15 of 111
Thread Starter 
Lol I screwed something up in the OS and drivers.
time to do a clean install of windows



-sigh-
I hate when I do this frown.gif
post #16 of 111
That laptop is a beast! I'm also digging the vinyl.
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i should make a thread soon for my R2 biggrin.gif
     
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Nice Vinyl, not so nice Laptop IMO its to thick for my liking.
Good luck with the clean reinstall, you know what went wrong with it?
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Originally Posted by black7hought View Post

That laptop is a beast! I'm also digging the vinyl.
Fun Fact.
This is the 27megapixel image that I created for the Vinyl artwork.
http://franbunnyffxii.deviantart.com/art/m17X-skin-R3-364624834

This took me a little over 41hours to do(not including mock ups or stuff like that), because it was done pixel by pixel....


In MSPaint and then the image was drafted and finalized and rendered in MS Powerpoint2007.

The original image of fran that is in the middle of the artwork is a 45megapixel digital graphic. It wasn't cleaned or optimized for usage
http://franbunnyffxii.deviantart.com/art/Fran-Final-Fantasy-XII-352296560

I cut and cleaned this image out pixel by pixel, by hand in MS paint, for the most humanly accurate possible raw image.
It took me 36hours to do that.
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Originally Posted by ArmageddonAsh View Post

Nice Vinyl, not so nice Laptop IMO its to thick for my liking.
Good luck with the clean reinstall, you know what went wrong with it?
I just uninstalled and reinstalled drivers and things too much and compromised other drivers so the system kept crashing.
Quote:
Originally Posted by ArmageddonAsh View Post

Nice Vinyl, not so nice Laptop IMO its to thick for my liking.
Good luck with the clean reinstall, you know what went wrong with it?
Its no ultrabook, but its no where near as big as it looks. Just so you guys know I'm rather petite. I make that laptop look massive because im really really small.

Its really not as big as everyone makes it out to be tongue.gif
Edited by FranBunnyFFXII - 6/8/13 at 11:20am
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Hence why those backups from good ole beginning are great
Install os with base component drivers and updates back up before and backup after smile.gif
Then tweak and modify
How it should always be done


Will say I'm going to comment a lot in this thread deserves attention
I'm excite to start work on mine
Doing tons of transferring and going to make use of the 30gb ssd I have when I get the caddy for the optical bay, I will try and see if I can set up just like yours for sake of speed and reliability also save the msata for basic stuff nothing insane


Heck might even reinstall and freshen up a bit but have to find a win7 DVD first sucks that I don't have any at all and they don't sell at best buy anymore ( have three copies in wi but two three states away drive to get them from storage and nobody can pick them up hahah


How does the system symbolic links work really
I'm reading a guide from x dude blog and its kinda confusing
Your just using junctions bu giving the permissions for specific files that are not able to move easily like drag and drop to another location that's what I'm seeing....
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