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by nknight
Sun Apr 02, 2017 11:20 pm
Forum: Windows NT-Based Discussion
Topic: Farewell Vista
Replies: 33
Views: 8442

Re: Farewell Vista

10 days until its unsupported.
by nknight
Sun Apr 02, 2017 11:19 pm
Forum: Peripheral Discussion
Topic: buckling spring mechanical keyboards
Replies: 4
Views: 1414

Re: buckling spring mechanical keyboards

for IBM the pointing device is called the trackpoint. Also Lenovo uses the Trackpoint for the ThinkPads. I like IBM and Lenovo keyboards on ThinkPads because they feel nice to type on. :D Oops... Sorry nknight, you're absolutely right. According to: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pointing_stick#Nami...
by nknight
Sun Apr 02, 2017 11:07 pm
Forum: The Lounge (Off Topic Discussion)
Topic: Speedtest.net Thread
Replies: 29
Views: 6285

Re: Speedtest.net Thread

its actually DSL internet. Oh it's DSL? I see then... That would explain the slow speeds. I'm sorry about that. My apologies... Like I said before, the DSL that I have at my mom's house can go up to 15mbps download speeds. However over here in Canada, a Canadian could get DSL speeds up to 50mbps do...
by nknight
Sat Apr 01, 2017 12:35 pm
Forum: Motherboard Discussion
Topic: What is a good windows 98 compatible motherboard?
Replies: 4
Views: 3480

Re: What is a good windows 98 compatible motherboard?

spreks wrote:
Sat Feb 11, 2017 7:17 pm
I was wanting to build a windows 98 gaming PC but I don't know what motherboards are good or bad to use was wondering if anyone had and suggestions
Pentium 2 or Pentium 3, or a Celeron from the 98 days. Maybe also an AMD CPU that is the equivalent to a Pentium 2 or Pentium 3 or Celeron.
by nknight
Sat Apr 01, 2017 12:32 pm
Forum: CPU Discussion
Topic: Core 2 Duo in 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 6170

Re: Core 2 Duo in 2017

You could try web browsing on that, but nowadays it could be much too slow... Yes it was very slow Now i have a normal PC Intel Xeon E3 1225 8GB RAM nVidia GeForce 605 Awesome. That is much much better indeed. Yeah, today's modern internet is very heavy on computers with older specs sadly, and it w...
by nknight
Sat Apr 01, 2017 12:29 pm
Forum: Peripheral Discussion
Topic: buckling spring mechanical keyboards
Replies: 4
Views: 1414

Re: buckling spring mechanical keyboards

Unlike the original IBM Model M, the IBM Model M13 came out in a black color instead of the beige color. The IBM Model M13 also had an accupoint mouse in the keyboard as well. However, I guess they both have the same buckling spring keyboard typing feel on both the original IBM Model M and the IBM ...
by nknight
Fri Mar 31, 2017 12:18 am
Forum: Windows NT-Based Discussion
Topic: Farewell Vista
Replies: 33
Views: 8442

Re: Farewell Vista

It seems like just yesterday when those "Wow" ads were playing, hyping up Microsoft's latest OS. Vista definitely got off to a rough start, but it set the foundation for 7. I'm thinking of doing a sort of retrospective type video to look back on Windows Vista. I've done a couple videos going over t...
by nknight
Fri Mar 31, 2017 12:02 am
Forum: The Lounge (Off Topic Discussion)
Topic: Speedtest.net Thread
Replies: 29
Views: 6285

Re: Speedtest.net Thread

NewYorkEagle wrote:
Thu Mar 30, 2017 8:50 pm
nknight wrote:
Thu Mar 30, 2017 12:54 am
These are my speeds. Soon I will post my school's speed.

http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/6174169006
Are you running dial-up on your computer in 2017?
No its DSL its only for my internet and landline phone.
by nknight
Thu Mar 30, 2017 11:58 pm
Forum: The Lounge (Off Topic Discussion)
Topic: Speedtest.net Thread
Replies: 29
Views: 6285

Re: Speedtest.net Thread

These are my speeds. Soon I will post my school's speed. http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/6174169006 Uhh, I do know that Verizon Fios should not have that low of a speed...? That is surprising... - http://www.verizon.com/home/fios-fastest-internet/ By the way, those internet plans though that Ver...
by nknight
Thu Mar 30, 2017 12:54 am
Forum: The Lounge (Off Topic Discussion)
Topic: Speedtest.net Thread
Replies: 29
Views: 6285

Re: Speedtest.net Thread

These are my speeds. Soon I will post my school's speed.

http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/6174169006