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Futuremark 3DMark Benchmark Results PC Workstation

Futuremark 3DMark Benchmark Results for my PC Workstation, using the basic free 3DMArk. Results below.

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WEI – Windows Experience Index – Lenovo Ideapad Y500 Rating

With Windows 7 installed on a lenovo Ideapad Y500 factory default hardware, below is the rating l got. Rating from my Default Custom workstation PC:

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Windows 7 ping problem

Noticed ping keeps failing from my Windows 7 command prompt. You get an error message ‘ping’ is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file – as shown below. Turns out, it seems the path … Continue reading

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Windows 7 gadgets

Windows live gallary – click here – has an amazing array of gadgets for Windows 7 or Vista. Below shows 2 gadgets l find very useful – one for CPU usage while rendering compute intensive tasks and the other for … Continue reading

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How to Determine the Version of DirectX on your PC…

For Windows 7: Click start, enter dxdiag.exe in the search box. You should get a tabbed dialog box like that shown below. DirectX 11 is now standard for Windows 7, and will be a big player for WPF 4.0 which … Continue reading

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Windows 7

Testing a Windows 7 Ultimate installation. This OS is sleek, fast and stable as l can see. On my test system l noticed my workstation will into hibernation mode just like a laptop, and resume on pressing the power button … Continue reading

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