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Maybe. But not really related to TwoCables sig message. A screenshot rarely would be affected to the point where you couldn't read the smallest of text fine.

Plus the OCN Forum limit for uploads is 1MB so you'd have to host it somewhere else. Seems a lot of bother for a screenshot.

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Please save screenshots as a .PNG, not .JPG. The quality will be much higher while maintaining a small file size.

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Maybe. But not really related to TwoCables sig message. A screenshot rarely would be affected to the point where you couldn't read the smallest of text fine.

Plus the OCN Forum limit for uploads is 1MB so you'd have to host it somewhere else. Seems a lot of bother for a screenshot.
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i hope i can buy a mech keyboard from mommy
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i hope i can buy a mech keyboard from mommy
u mean ur mom use mech keyboard?
post #7935 of 14567
no i mean if i can beg te money rofl.

oh yeah a quote :
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Originally Posted by gonX View Post
Way to twist the reality. If you're going to call out the moderators being the bad people you should try to be right in the first place.
I agree that the reputation warning may have been a bit far out, but the other infractions make sense. You should see the reasoning behind it. If I for example say "You should buy XYZ because ABC", then that does not warrant an infraction. But if I say "You damn idiot, why is that not obvious? XYZ works better than ABC because 123", it'd warrant an infraction because you're not being courteous towards your fellow members.
I realize you're not very old but most of your "issues" are issues that are easily fixed.

Now, let's try not to talk about infractions here. If you have questions about your infractions or the infraction system, throw me a PM instead of complaining in the open forum. Nothing good comes out of it and we'll just end up having a debate of that instead.
meh i only got one real infraction since a guy flipped me rofl
5 infract points

3 are meh okay , not worth to infract me but okay.
2 were wat.....

fun post :/ of infract (Click to show)

and no sir i didnt twist reality..
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TwoCables - on a slightly unrelated note, the last I checked, PNGs are ridiculously big, and you can't really tell the quality difference if you save the JPG at high quality.

twocables - on a slightly unrelated note, since when were PNGs smaller than JPG?
I really wish you would have just asked me in a private message instead.

But, read it again: it doesn't say that saving a screenshot as a .PNG produces a smaller file size than a .JPG. All it says is that you get a much higher quality (practically lossless) while maintaining a small file size. It doesn't say smaller; it just says SMALL. Does that mean that saving it as a .PNG instead of a .JPG results in a smaller file size? I mean damn, if it does then I will change it. But from what I can see, it does not say that. Were you just looking for a reason to get a reaction out of me? Maybe you were trying to impress everyone by nit-picking my signature? I dunno...

But hey, I'll humor you. Why not? As it stands, we have too many people posting screenshots as .JPGs, and the quality is so bad that there are times where it's difficult to read certain things, and difficult to tell what I'm looking at when it comes to the smaller things in the picture. This is even worse when they re-size the image (before posting it, that is) down to an impractical size for the quality that .JPG produces. It's way too fuzzy. But now if such user re-sized images were .PNGs, then it wouldn't matter as much. Hell, it probably wouldn't matter at all.

I've even had times where I tell the person that it's too fuzzy. So what do they do? They take another screenshot using the 24-bit bitmap format. Worse than that, they don't re-size it. So even though it's lossless and looks perfect, it takes much, much, much longer to download. But a .PNG looks practically identical and has a fraction of the file size.

There. May I go now?
Edited by TwoCables - 9/21/10 at 2:43pm
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On one of them it says "Interface cable is not PS2 but an unknown port -- looks like a female PS2 port." What is that...?
I apologize for the late reply, but could it be a 5-pin DIN connector? Yeah, I just now finally figured it out.

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post #7938 of 14567
PM so.

And for the record the -

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twocables - on a slightly unrelated note, since when were PNGs smaller than JPG?
Was typed when I misread the sig. Then went back and corrected it. Given that I rewrote it to -

Quote:
TwoCables - on a slightly unrelated note, the last I checked, PNGs are ridiculously big, and you can't really tell the quality difference if you save the JPG at high quality.
I don't see the need to address something that was changed.

And yes, that's an AT DIN connector.
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PM so.

And for the record the -



Was typed when I misread the sig. Then went back and corrected it. Given that I rewrote it to -



I don't see the need to address something that was changed.
Well hey, I just figured that it was only fair. You nit-picked my signature, so I figured that I'd give some of it right back. You see, I normally will only honor the updated version of a post; I will usually completely ignore the old version, even if somebody quoted the old version (meaning, even if I can still copy/paste it and then reply to it).

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And yes, that's an AT DIN connector.
I'm not asking what kind of connector that is in the picture. I'm asking him if the connector he is referring to is the one I found a picture of.


You see, lmnop posted this back then (6 days ago):

http://www.overclock.net/10702912-post7584.html


In this post are two different eBay items. This is the one in question:

http://cgi.ebay.com/Vintage-IBM-Mode...item1c157dfb0b

For some reason, I couldn't remember "DIN" for the life of me. But suddenly today it just popped in my head, so I Googled it to be sure. So, here we are.
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Oh right.

The thing he was referring to was actually a female PS/2 connector. There was a picture of it in the link that was provided in the post he quoted. Why it was on a Model M cable is something of a mystery.



Definitely not something that you'd confuse with an AT connector.
Edited by ch_123 - 9/21/10 at 3:43pm
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