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Forum: Off-Topic Today, 07:48 AM
Replies: 56
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Posted By PropellerHead
Don't really care except that it is news about a...

Don't really care except that it is news about a game I like to watch- No matter who is playing. I do think it is interesting that the NFL and Brady could not come up with an agreement. It kind of...
Forum: Off-Topic Yesterday, 06:50 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 2,838
Posted By PropellerHead
I just installed BMW's M3 Challenge. It's a free...

I just installed BMW's M3 Challenge. It's a free game that was all the rage about the time I bought this thing around 2009 or so. Everything runs fine. :dunno:

Now, I'd say that the game has never...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-30-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 195
Posted By PropellerHead
Rest in Hell, Wes Craven

That's a joke, really. Given that *I* think he might actually enjoy it! :p

Anyway. Dead after a battle with brain cancer. I never did like the genre, so I never watched his stuff. :dunno:

RIP
Forum: Off-Topic 08-30-2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 2,838
Posted By PropellerHead
I've just finished the oldest PC so far: A Dell...

I've just finished the oldest PC so far: A Dell Studio 540. It's pre-core i-3, 5, 7. It's one of the first quad core processors and is maxed out with 8GB of RAM. The BIOS reads from 2009. It was the...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-29-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 2,838
Posted By PropellerHead
I think it makes it the new baseline. Microsoft...

I think it makes it the new baseline. Microsoft was gun shy from the focus from DOJ and other countries that punished them deeply for the Internet Explorer anti-compete rulings. Meanwhile, Google...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-29-2015, 04:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 293
Posted By PropellerHead
If you're thinking of this and of keeping an...

If you're thinking of this and of keeping an inventory, you are already doomed. Profitable online business doesn't work that way any more. It's getting more more difficult for brick and mortar to...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-27-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 293
Posted By PropellerHead
I have a very close friend who ran a business...

I have a very close friend who ran a business exactly like this. He was a great mechanic and a very smart person. One of the smartest people I know.

He did exactly what you say here. He found a...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-27-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 2,838
Posted By PropellerHead
Fixed.

Fixed.
Forum: Off-Topic 08-27-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 2,838
Posted By PropellerHead
That's great news! If Microsoft made an OS that...

That's great news! If Microsoft made an OS that keeps hackers away and impedes the cyber crime activity that they engage in, I can't see a negative for that. :thumbup:
Forum: Off-Topic 08-25-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 2,838
Posted By PropellerHead
:rofl:

:rofl:
Forum: Off-Topic 08-25-2015, 06:52 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 2,838
Posted By PropellerHead
Ahhhh HAH! My first 'glitch'! The Broadcom NIC in...

Ahhhh HAH! My first 'glitch'! The Broadcom NIC in my old Alienware sh!t the bed twice. Both times were at heavy file transfer or in combination with Internet traffic. :confused:

A search of the...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-24-2015, 08:26 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 2,838
Posted By PropellerHead
Very strange. I just installed the Alienware...

Very strange. I just installed the Alienware Command Center that isn't even supposed to work on Win10 and it's humming right along... Changes LED colors on the case and lets me see the CPU cooling...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-23-2015, 11:29 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 2,838
Posted By PropellerHead
I have installed a clean Windows 10 Pro on my...

I have installed a clean Windows 10 Pro on my Core i7 Alienware box circa 2009. It was a beast when I bought it refurbished then and it still is. I started at about 10PM and have been reinstalling...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-21-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 366
Posted By PropellerHead
I did that with our standalone ice maker. And I...

I did that with our standalone ice maker. And I just ordered 2 x 256GB Samsung 850 Pro's. I'm going to set up a replacement for my twin 10K Raptors in RAID Zero and update the machine to Windows 10....
Forum: Off-Topic 08-18-2015, 12:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 568
Posted By PropellerHead
After Antelope Canyon, we saw that we could just...

After Antelope Canyon, we saw that we could just make Zion, so we did! Incredible! We hiked for hours and really enjoyed ourselves! Thanks for the suggestion. It was our favorite park of the trip!
...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-18-2015, 12:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 348
Posted By PropellerHead
:D Next summer I'll take a pic at Boeing...

:D

Next summer I'll take a pic at Boeing field! :thumbup: We plan to return for a swing through Southern WA, OR, and NorCal.

I did think of you as well on our trip west this year.. I can prove...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-17-2015, 08:32 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 2,838
Posted By PropellerHead
Apple knows how. And they also have the cure for...

Apple knows how. And they also have the cure for cancer.

But there's no money in it. :rofl:
Forum: Off-Topic 08-17-2015, 08:16 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 2,838
Posted By PropellerHead
+1 Windows 7 EULA is not much different from...

+1

Windows 7 EULA is not much different from any other one. Besides, one visit to the wrong website and people with much worse intent than Microsoft or Apple will have their way with you....
Forum: Off-Topic 08-17-2015, 07:51 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 2,838
Posted By PropellerHead
Aren't you an ardent Apple user? Might want...

Aren't you an ardent Apple user?

Might want to check your privacy settings on the Apple ID. If you enable cellular data, WiFi, or satellite to find your way, they know more about you than even...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-16-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 348
Posted By PropellerHead
Hey Dave 330!

:hi:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=525424&d=1439759630
Forum: Off-Topic 08-09-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 530
Posted By PropellerHead
I paid full price for my Galaxy S6 this year. It...

I paid full price for my Galaxy S6 this year. It was the only way I could keep my unlimited family plan. Kind of blew the mind of the sales guy.

It was simple, really...Subsidized phone was...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-08-2015, 12:02 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 2,838
Posted By PropellerHead
I have yet to upgrade from a Win7 machine. I am...

I have yet to upgrade from a Win7 machine. I am considering a clean install on my old gaming machine.

I am curious ab how it will move with 24gb of RAM and RAID 0 SSD's.

The older machine...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-07-2015, 06:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 357
Posted By PropellerHead
Scratch that. I've never done this in...

Scratch that.

I've never done this in Chrome, FF, or even IE..


http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=523702&stc=1&d=1438997568
Forum: Off-Topic 08-07-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 2,838
Posted By PropellerHead
So encouraged was I by my experience with an...

So encouraged was I by my experience with an older machine, I decided to throw my trusty Dell XPS to the Microsoft wolves. Same method, same USB stick.

Start the upgrade with full 8.1 desktop at...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-07-2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 357
Posted By PropellerHead
That's like using a Honda bc it's the default...

That's like using a Honda bc it's the default automobile for driving a car.

Edit:

Just to see what the fuss is about, I used Edge to edit this reply. Nothing about my experience in Edge was...
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