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What the heck is a Pre EFI Initialization Moduleview story

http://hardforum.com – Ok, So I acquired an Intel SR1550ALSASR populated with 2 CPU's and 8GB of RAM. Went to boot it up and it wont display anything on the screen. All it does is spin up and stop at the diagnostic LED's that state according to the manual "Reserved for initialization module use (PEIM)." Looked it up online and Intel defines it as Pre EFI Initialization Module. (Hardware)

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Why Are Turbo Settings In BIOS Ignored?view story

http://www.overclock.net –  "I have a GA-Z87X-OC Force and a GA-Z97X-SOC, and in the BIOS there are different turbo..." (Hardware)

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BF3 crashes after load ... R9 295x2view story

http://www.overclock.net –  "Need help please! I've searched everywhere but nothing has worked. Just switched from..." (Hardware)

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Installing Ubuntu in a new computerview story

http://superuser.com – I recently purchased a ThinkServer TS140 (Intel i3-4130; 8GB RAM, 1TB HDD). It comes without any installed OS or drivers. How do I install the Ubuntu OS in this computer? I tried burning the Ubuntu 14.04 ISO file onto a DVD and booting from the DVD, but that did not work. Any pointers will be appreciated. (HowTos)

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How ubuntu achieves pinch & rotate with synaptics, if synaptics doesn't support it?view story

http://superuser.com – I've installed ubuntu while ago on my old netbook and pinching and rotation gestures were recognized out of the box. (HowTos)

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Is it possible to upgrade the Hz of a monitor?view story

http://superuser.com – I have a Dell 4k P2815Q monitor that runs at 30Hz. Dell makes another 4k model P2715Q that runs at 60Hz. I'm wondering what the internal difference is, and whether I can upgrade mine to 60Hz or more by replacing the parts in the monitor that are different. (HowTos)

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New member introview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Well not that new member, is just that the system always tells me I haven't posted anything, so I decided to do my first post. Ok. My experience as linux user has a little bit more than 18 years, I'm in Mexico City, I work as IT server manager actually but I have worked as developer and as technical support. I hope besides getting some help and answers also be of some help. Anyway thanks for t (HowTos)

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How can I minimize all windows except the active one?view story

http://superuser.com – I've been using Windows since version 3-something and showing the desktop by Win+d is an old trick. However, I just saw another, somewhat unusual method on 9gag. I want to share it here with a self-answered question so others can learn the trick. How can I minimize all windows except the active one? (HowTos)

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New to OC need some helpview story

http://www.overclock.net –  "So the time came that i needed to stop being lazy and OC my comp. Its 4 years old now...." (Hardware)

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Tried to Make a bootable Linux mint usb but can't boot back into windows.view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – hi All, i tried to make a bootable linux mint usb. i thought i succeeded but when i pull out the usb and try to boot back into windows i still boot into linux mint. this is probably a stupid question but have installed linux mint over my windows mistakenly. help....please (HowTos)

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FS: ASUS STRIX GTX 980view story

http://hardforum.com – I have a used Asus Strix GTX 980 for sale. I am asking $490. Free Shipping via FedEx Ground with signature required. Paypal with no extra fees My ebay account is -orion- Notes - Picture of card while it is in my computer - UPC missing (rebate) - Fully working condition as I am using it to type this Pics (Hardware)

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i5 4670k + GA-H87N-WIFI + 4GB G.Skill Ramview story

http://hardforum.com – i5 4670k + GA-H87N-WIFI + 4GB 1600MHZ G.SKILL RAM = 300 Shipped CPU used for about a month (was too powerful so ended up buying a g3258) Mobo was used for about 3 months - works great Ram used for about a month as well. (Hardware)