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Wow, you guys. Just wow.

This is saddest thread on OCN I've seen.
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post #42 of 132
OP?
What do u mean u cant raise voltages? just because its store bought doesnt mean u cant get into bios.....
    
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post #43 of 132
What about my uncovering the hard drive idea? Or how about setting the power supply to the 220V setting? That would kill the power supply at least, then set it back to 110V and they will never know.
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post #44 of 132
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Originally Posted by mashersmasher View Post
install some ram and a new graphics card and then stop being such an ungreatfull jerk. that computer is NOT terrable and you'd be wasting about $400 of your fathers money by doing that. buy your own computer and stop thinking of your self
Yeah, okay, definately didn't come here to get lectured, dad won't let me buy anything for it (he's afraid I'll break it... Oh the irony) besides who stood by you when what's his name was giving you crap about your fur suit? Oh right, that was me.

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Originally Posted by Andr3az View Post
Just find a day, when you are home alone. Then turn on some stress test and blow some hot air on it with hairdryer.
Won't the heat melt the mobo?

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Originally Posted by HauntSheep View Post
He has no money, his dad wont buy him a new computer / stuff until his current one breaks, try reading the thread properly before letting the angry inside you out on others OCN is a happy place, where sunshine and bunnies are represented through our love of computers
Finally an intelligent person.

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Originally Posted by pbpenguins412 View Post
Thirded. it is stupid to waste that machine. Is it a Socket 478? You can buy a cheap Northwood or Prescott P4. If it's LGA775, you can even grab a cheap Pentium D.

Then grab a 2 GB kit of memory and a 7600GT and you will be set until you graduate from high school.

Don't be ungrateful to your parents.
I'm not ungrateful, both of my parents always complain about this computer, and guess who gets blamed? ME! Well, I'm sick of it. It's an eMachine POS that barely works! I've gotten three BSODs today! Don't judge somebody when you don't know the whole situation!
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post #45 of 132
put a screwdriver into the power supply fan to make it stop spinning- you will likely pop a voltage regulator. Then remove screwdriver...
    
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post #46 of 132
If you have all the money saved that you say you have... why dont you just upgrade the machine ? Explain to your dad IF you have a valid reason why you NEED your computer.... If nothing else works... buy a PS3, install linux.. Apart from gaming I dont see what other reason you could need it.

Dont waste your parents money.... and possibly make them lose their data which might be stored on your "POS" computer. That computer is fine for any normal sorta work. Just because it dosent game or anything does not make it a rubbish computer.
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post #47 of 132
When you look at your motherboard you see hundreds of tiny "bumps", correct? Use a knife and dig a piece of one of the "bumps" out. It will be almost immposible to notice too.
post #48 of 132
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Originally Posted by GodofGrunts View Post
Won't the heat melt the mobo?
Not the kind of heat that a hairdryer puts out. You can get around any of those "seals" on the case or the harddrive very easily with a hairdryer and a razer.
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post #49 of 132
Two words.
STATIC ELECTRICITY!
Get your most static prone sweatshirt, throw it in the dryer without the static guard sheet, get it good and staticy and touch all over the mobo. You'll kill it in no time.
Post how you finally kill it.
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I have no idea, but I am in your signature which is FRIGGIN SWEET.
    
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