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Will this setup work?

Q: Will this setup work?

Before I say anything else, I am very new to building a computer. Ive never built one in my life. I am curious if the setup I have to far will work! I am trying to look for pretty cheap but good options for parts. So far I have a case, processor, and GPU in mind. I need ideas for the motherboard especially. I dont know how to tell if everything would work correctly, so if something would be incompatible, could you tell me?

So far I have

GPU: Nvidia GTX 760
CPU: Intel Core i7-3770k
Case: NZXT Phantom 240 Mid Tower
Ram:
Motherboard:
Hard-Drive: Seagate Barracuda 2TB HDD
Power Supply:
DVD Drive:
Operating System: Windows 7 64 Bit
Monitor:

Would there be anything else I need? Also what is thermal compound and Heatsink? Are these required for my setup? Please tell me if there is anything wrong with this so far and what items I should use for the unfilled spaces! Thank you all so much!

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A:Would this Setup Work?

there is a way to do it..... but um..... i can't remember where the article about it is
i think smarteyeball knows though, and there is prolly someone else who does.. but as of now i can't remember

http://www.sevenforums.com/graphic-cards/54834-would-setup-work.html
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A:Would this setup work?

it should be able to do it, perhaps use psu calculator lite, just to check it out, but update both the ATI and nvidia drivers first - the Nvidia card will automatically be assigned to physx calculations
eXtreme Power Supply Calculator

http://www.vistax64.com/graphic-cards/263196-would-setup-work.html
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Excellent tutorial.I have few questions though.

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So i am asking how will this setup work for me if i choose to install windows 8 on a separate partition on my laptop.

Currently i am running windows 8 in virtualbox and its not giving me satisfactory results

Any suggestion will be appreciated.
PS: i am dreamer from sevens forum

A:How will this setup work for me?

Ummm no idea yet from anyone???

http://www.eightforums.com/installation-setup/2544-how-will-setup-work-me.html
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A:Will This Setup Work?

It is best to use separate drives. See this thread. Be sure to read Brink's responses to questions:
Dual Boot Installation - Windows 8 and Windows 7 or Vista

http://www.eightforums.com/installation-setup/46058-will-setup-work.html
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A:Will this setup Work ? Please Help

Nope. You can only have ONE DSL/ADSL connection on a single telephone line.

Simply remove one of those ADSL routers and connect both machines to one router, job done.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/will-this-setup-work-please-help.669094/
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I tried to search for the x64 version but i had no success, google sometimes becomes lame u know....
I tried to just copy the already installed dictionary folders to Win7x64 but it didnt open cuz it seems that it needs to be installed

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I really need some help with it,
thanks in advance,
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A:Is there a work around if Win7 x32 setup file wont work on Win7 x64

sometimes 32 bit applications have 16 bit installer and that won 't work on 64 bit system, but if this is not the case did you try to run installer in compatibility mode? (right click/properties/compatibility). Installer generally does three things: creates program directory, copies some DLL files to system directory and writes some data into registry. You could trace those things in Win32 installation and try manually recreate this on 64bit machine, but who knows if it will work. Also search for portable version, those don't require installation and frankly now a days I don't use anything else but portable applications unless there is no other way.

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AMD Sempron? 140 (2.7GHz, 1MB)
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A:Will This Setup Work With Windows 7

Sounds like it will but be sure to consult Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor (Download details: Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor ), it will tell you if anything won't work but I'm sure 7 will run like a charm on that setup.

Oli

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A:Help keyboard won't work at setup

By wired, are you talking the PS/2 style or USB? If they are PS/2, is there any chance you can get your hands on a USB adapter or USB keyboard? XP will take a few seconds and then load the USB drivers, but it sounds like your ps/2 ports might have issues.

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A:Setup for work laptop

Laptops can only support 2 monitors, the internal and one external. Even with a splitter it will only duplicate the same image on both external monitors, you will need to use separate output cables e.g VGA, HDMI, DVI.

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A:Would this mobo and cpu setup work?

I am sort of "out to lunch" as to whether there is a performance difference on the same speed ram from DDR to DDR2, but the higher speeds that are available in DDR2 and the prices are also lower, make it really desirable and for certain 800 ram would be considerably faster than 400.
 

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A:Will this memory setup work correctly

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Does the Mac have an optical 3.5mm port? I don't believe that it does. I believe it has a standard 3.5mm analog port. If you have HDMI, you can use that. Otherwise, you will have to use a USB device.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/will-this-logitech-z506-setup-work.1067947/
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A:Is My Setup Reliable For Gaming? And Will it Work Together?

What make and model of PSU?

What make and model of motherboard?

What operating system are you intending to use?

Make and model of RAM?
 

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A:How do I get a dual boot setup to work right?

Dual Boot Installation with Windows 7 and XP

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A:Can't get my headset mic to work in my newish setup

In Control Panel, go to the sound group. There should be three tabs in that window: Playback, Recording, and Sounds. What devices are listed in the Recording tab, and is there anything that looks like an error notification? Such as the words "currently unavailable" or a red X or something like that? Note any changes that occur when you plug in your headset and let me know.

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If you paid $464 for ultimate you were robbed by retailer at least 200%. I would take it back and get a retail Upgrade Ultimate version for 1/3 of that price at BestBuy or NewEgg.

http://www.sevenforums.com/installation-setup/50921-windows-setup-couldnt-work-hardware.html
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Hi lbsweetz,

Welcome to TSG!

First, svchost.exe usually has multiple copies running at the same time. I run WinXP Pro SP2 and usually have 4 instances of svchost.exe running at any one time. I think I may have counted up to six at one time. So, that is not the issue unless your svchost.exe has been hijacked by malware that is using it to disguise itself.

You can choose to wait for one of the security gurus to analyze your HijackThis log and give you guidance on what to do, and while you are waiting you can try a full PC scan from one of the following websites to clean your machine up:
Housecall: http://housecall.trendmicro.com/
http://uk.trendmicro-europe.com/enterprise/products/housecall_launch.php
Kaspersky: http://www.kaspersky.com/virusscanner
bitdefender: http://www.bitdefender.com/scan/license.php
Malware: http://virusscan.jotti.org
F-Secure: http://support.f-secure.com/enu/home/ols.shtml
Panda: http://www.pandasoftware.com/activescan
RAV AV: http://www.ravaantivirus.com/scan
eTrust: http://www3.ca.com/virusinfo/virusscan.aspx
ewido: http://www.ewido.net/en/onlinescan

-- Tom
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-help-tried-to-fix-virus-did-it-work-why-is-computer-setup-different.442037/
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"i have separate cd image (ISO) of these games."

I suggest the real cd's. And due to site rules we cannot assist you with this.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/setup-exe-of-pharaoh-zeus-and-cleopatra-does-not-work.837627/
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Please do post 2 threads on the same problem.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/f10/...rk-265935.html

Thread closed.

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Hi david9562 and welcome to TSF !

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/what-is-needed-to-setup-wireless-nanny-cam-monitor-online-from-work.855528/
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A:Win7 Starter getting error on initial setup; locked in setup loop

Not sure how you deployed them, but if Startup Repair doesn't help when run from System Recovery Options then I would redeploy the image or run Factory Recovery from its partition after backing up the disks.

If you don't have one and they are same hardware, simply backup one's image using Win7 backup imaging or free Macrium - Image your system then boot System Recovery options to Recover Using an Image from its external storage location which you have connected.

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Backup Complete Computer - Create an Image Backup
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http://www.sevenforums.com/installation-setup/190218-win7-starter-getting-error-initial-setup-locked-setup-loop.html
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Hi I 'am not entirely certain but this might help Customizing Unattended Setup
How to Add OEM Plug and Play Drivers to Windows XP
Talking Shop: Windows XP unattended installation | TechRepublic

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A:Solved: Xp Installation: Setup-Formats-Copies files-reboots back to square 'A' Setup

The simple answer is a stuck key, or a faulty key signal. Could you post your system specs to give us a little more to go on?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-xp-installation-setup-formats-copies-files-reboots-back-to-square-a-setup.828616/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/line-5010-in-d-xpclient-base-boot-setup-setup-c.267090/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/line-5010-in-d-xpclient-base-boot-setup-setup-c.267090/
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not sure the issue. but posting the result of the ipconfig /all on both computer may help.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/router-setup-no-prob-how-to-setup-the-windows-ctrl-pnl.383611/
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A:error:setup can not find setup.exe

You should purchase a legal copy of Office
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/error-setup-can-not-find-setup-exe.763894/
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A:"Error reading setup initialization file" for Maple Story Setup

test reply
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/error-reading-setup-initialization-file-for-maple-story-setup.538652/
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You most likely need to get the mobile graphics driver. You can get it at.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/try-to-setup-your-display-adapter-with-a-standard-vga-driver-before-running-setup.689317/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/try-to-setup-your-display-adapter-with-a-standard-vga-driver-before-running-setup.688711/
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Did you finally get it to load? I am having the same problem..

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/setup-hangs-at-setup-is-starting-windows-263915.html
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A:problem with xp pro upgrade "fake setup call himself instead original "setup.exe"

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/problem-with-xp-pro-upgrade-fake-setup-call-himself-instead-original-setup-exe.523986/
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How can I get rid of the annoying, failed xp reinstall, setup option on boot.?
 

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nbsp I AM TRYING TO SETUP A RAID MIRROR ON MY NEW MACHINE ENVY DESKTOP - SE CTO nbsp I HAVE SETUP SETUP TO HOW RAID 1 WENT INTO THE BIOS AND CHANGE FORM AHCI TO RAID nbsp I HAVE ADDED THE SECOND HARD DRIVE BOTH DRIVES ARE SEAGATE TB SATA nbsp I HAVE INSTALLED THE IRST INTEL RAPID STORAGE TECHNOLOGY SOFTWARE I DOWN LOADED FROM INTEL WEB SITE VERSION WHERE IS THE CREATE RAID 1 SETUP HOW TO SETUP A VOLUME CHOICE nbsp nbsp nbsp I HAVE INSTALLED A FRESH WINDOWS PRO X AND LOADED THE RAID DRIVER I CAN ADD A MIRROR OF THE C BUT CAN NOT BOOT FROM THE SECOND DRIVE DISK LOOKS LIKE NO BOOT UP INFORMATION IS ON THE DISK WHERE ARE THE OTHER TWO BLUE SECTIONS THAT ARE ON DISK AND NOT ON DISK I WAS THINKING THEY SHOULD BE THE SAME WHEN U CREATE A RAID MIRROR nbsp nbsp nbsp WHY ARE THE VOLUME CHOICES BELOW GRAYED OUT nbsp nbsp nbsp nbsp nbsp I CAN NOT BOOT UP FROM THE SECOND DRIVE DISK WHEN I UNPLUG DISK JUST TO SEE WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF DISK HAD A FAILURE nbsp nbsp CAN ANY BODY HELP ME OUT TO UNDERSTAND THIS nbsp

A:RAID 1 SETUP HOW TO SETUP

@Big_Dave? wrote a RAID tutorial on this hardware subject.

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Software-and-How-To-Questions/RAID-1-SETUP-HOW-TO-SETUP/td-p/5587859