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11 hours ago, Gegger said:

 

The thing is, there are dumbasses who see that and will buy it, not knowing it's outdated. My friend bought some sort of first-gen i7 because it was an i7.


I can crash a computer in 30 seconds by running a .bat file with the contents %0|%0.

I can crash a computer in 1 second by yeeting it.

I also now have about 7 GB of viruses on an autorun flash drive.

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21 minutes ago, Schnoz said:

The thing is, there are dumbasses who see that and will buy it, not knowing it's outdated. My friend bought some sort of first-gen i7 because it was an i7.

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A bunch of Dell Vostro 1000s that I got for free

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My friend's sister's friend keeps calling capacitors..."compasitors"...


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Not my story, was told that from one of our tech ;

 

We recently migrated a client to Office 365, and that included OneDrive. One specific user asked for help with his OneDrive setup (nothing out of the ordinary, for some reason we don't know, they were using 3 different solutions, but transferred all that to OneDrive).

 

So we know this user isn't tech-savy and has issues understanding simple concepts. So, as a precaution, the tech that did his OneDrive setup, made a backup of his OneDrive folders (after they were all synched) to one of the file server.

 

A few hours later, he called back complaining that OneDrive wasn't working properly... Turns out, he went one his online OneDrive account and did some "cleanup" and then was confused as to why the deleted files and folders weren't on his PC anymore!!!

 

The tech was adamant that he explained to him how OneDrive worked BEFORE setting it all up, and he spent another hour explaining that it's not some sort of "backup solution" but rather has to be seen as an "external driver". He still doesn't understand and today has asked for "features" to use OneDrive... we're not MS and can't add features to retail softwares! And OneDrive isn't a backup solution and can't be used the way he wants ... the tech his still bashing his head on his desk!

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24 minutes ago, wkdpaul said:

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It can be almost amazing to see how dumb some people can be at tech. Sure, it's a bit complicated at first, but you should at LEAST know how to use a computer without losing all of your files or somehow deleting critical files on the C drive.


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I can crash a computer in 1 second by yeeting it.

I also now have about 7 GB of viruses on an autorun flash drive.

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Showed the secretary how to print an invoice to PDF and email it today. Twice. She calls me in to ask how to scan something, I start showing but stop and ask what and why, she says to email an invoice. Both times. She's old and she can't remember so she takes notes but then later can't manage to make sense of her notes.

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Story time!

Two days ago:

 

"Intel is better than AMD because AMD runs slow and hot."

Me: "Actually, AMD just released 7-nanometer processors that promise to run faster, cooler, and cheaper than Intel."

"Ha shaddap you dumb AMD fanboy. Intel CPUs come with coolers."

Me: "Nope". *shows them pics of superior AMD stock coolers* "Processors like the 9700K don't come with stock coolers."

"I just ordered a 9900K, so you can shut up and i'll show how fast it is"

 

Looking forward to beating him in Cinebench with Zen 2. (When I get one.)


I can crash a computer in 30 seconds by running a .bat file with the contents %0|%0.

I can crash a computer in 1 second by yeeting it.

I also now have about 7 GB of viruses on an autorun flash drive.

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5 minutes ago, Schnoz said:

Intel CPUs come with coolers.

..that haven't been halfway good since like Ivy Bridge....

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16 minutes ago, Schnoz said:

"Intel is better than AMD because AMD runs slow and hot."

This is a common misconception among those who are ~50 or older, those who grew up when computers first became a thing. Simply because in the early days of PC's (especially 286,386,486, and early pentiums) this was incredibly true.

 

Now though? Pffft. Imagine thinking Intel CPU's dont roast.


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2 minutes ago, SenpaiKaplan said:

Now though? Pffft. Imagine thinking Intel CPU's dont roast.

AMD: "We managed to put 6 cores in 65 watts with a tiny stock cooler that doesn't throttle!" (2600)

Intel: "We managed to make 8 cores throttle on a 240mm AIO!" (nuclear reactor 9900K)


I can crash a computer in 30 seconds by running a .bat file with the contents %0|%0.

I can crash a computer in 1 second by yeeting it.

I also now have about 7 GB of viruses on an autorun flash drive.

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31 minutes ago, Schnoz said:

Story time!

Two days ago:

 

"Intel is better than AMD because AMD runs slow and hot."

Me: "Actually, AMD just released 7-nanometer processors that promise to run faster, cooler, and cheaper than Intel."

"Ha shaddap you dumb AMD fanboy. Intel CPUs come with coolers."

Me: "Nope". *shows them pics of superior AMD stock coolers* "Processors like the 9700K don't come with stock coolers."

"I just ordered a 9900K, so you can shut up and i'll show how fast it is"

 

Looking forward to beating him in Cinebench with Zen 2. (When I get one.)

You're getting a 3900/950x?


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Dell XPS 420:

Core 2 Quad Q6600 @2.4GHz|Some Dell BTX Socket LGA 775 MoBo|Some Dell cooler|8 GB MemoryTek DDR2 800 RAM|~600 GB(2 HDDs)|Dell Optical Drive|NVidia GeForce 8800 GT|Ubuntu 19.04 Disco Dingo|Insignia TV from 2007

 

Watch, because why not: Casio AE1200WHD-1A

 

Phone: Samsung Galaxy s8 64GB (with a 200 GB MicroSD card)

 

Laptop(s):

Acer Spin 15 64GB Chromebook:

Intel Pentium N4200|4GB RAM|64GB SSD|32GB MicroSD card|Intel HD 510|Acer 3 amp power brick

 

 

Dell Latitude D630:

Intel Core 2 Duo T7300|4GB DDR2|Mobile Intel 935 Express Chipset|1440x900 display|No HDD

A bunch of Dell Vostro 1000s that I got for free

An old Powerbook that I got for free

And an old 17" Macbook Pro Mid-2007

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Just now, Kaloob said:

You're getting a 3900/950x?

I think that even a simple OC'd 8-core Zen 2 chip can beat a 9900K (AMD has the IPC advantage now). That is, if I can convince my parents to get me a better CPU and mobo combo (the current VRM's cannot handle more than 100 watts and I am currently pushing it to the limit.)


I can crash a computer in 30 seconds by running a .bat file with the contents %0|%0.

I can crash a computer in 1 second by yeeting it.

I also now have about 7 GB of viruses on an autorun flash drive.

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3 minutes ago, Schnoz said:

I think that even a simple OC'd 8-core Zen 2 chip can beat a 9900K (AMD has the IPC advantage now). That is, if I can convince my parents to get me a better CPU and mobo combo (the current VRM's cannot handle more than 100 watts and I am currently pushing it to the limit.)

Theoretical IPC advantage, we don't know for sure AFAIK.


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Wearables: Sony 1000XM2

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1 minute ago, SenpaiKaplan said:

Theoretical IPC advantage, we don't know for sure AFAIK.

Yeah, we can't personally verify it. But from Cinebench runs done on-stage, AMD beat Intel by a few points while at a lower frequency, so I'd say they're looking pretty good for now.


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I also now have about 7 GB of viruses on an autorun flash drive.

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Just now, Schnoz said:

Yeah, we can't personally verify it. But from Cinebench runs done on-stage, AMD beat Intel by a few points while at a lower frequency, so I'd say they're looking pretty good for now.

Zen 2 looks really good tho, will admit. I want AMD to beat Intel for the sole purpose of driving innovation on team blue. 14nm is getting older by the day.


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CPU Cooler: Noctua - NH-L9i 33.84 CFM CPU Cooler  (Purchased For $44.49) 
Motherboard: Gigabyte - Z390 I AORUS PRO WIFI Mini ITX LGA1151 Motherboard  (Purchased For $154.99) 
Memory: G.Skill - Trident Z RGB 32 GB (2 x 16 GB) DDR4-3000 Memory  (Purchased For $130.00) 
Storage: Crucial - MX300 1.05 TB 2.5" Solid State Drive  (Purchased For $200.00) 
Storage: Western Digital - Red 8 TB 3.5" 5400RPM Internal Hard Drive  (Purchased For $130.00) 
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Power Supply: Corsair - HX Platinum 1000 W 80+ Platinum Certified Fully Modular ATX Power Supply  (Purchased For $130.00) 
Optical Drive: Asus - BW-12B1ST/BLK/G/AS Blu-Ray/DVD/CD Writer  (Purchased For $75.00) 
Operating System: Microsoft - Windows 10 Pro OEM 64-bit  (Purchased For $0.00) 
Monitor: Dell - U2417H 24.0" 1920x1080 60 Hz Monitor  (Purchased For $0.00) 
Monitor: LG - 34UM69G-B 34.0" 2560x1080 75 Hz Monitor  (Purchased For $0.00) 
External Storage: Western Digital - My Passport Slim 1 TB External Hard Drive  (Purchased For $20.00) 
External Storage: Seagate - Backup Plus 1 TB External Hard Drive  (Purchased For $20.00) 
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5 minutes ago, SenpaiKaplan said:

Zen 2 looks really good tho, will admit. I want AMD to beat Intel for the sole purpose of driving innovation on team blue. 14nm is getting older by the day.

Yep. Shrinking a die from 14 to 7 nanometers multiplies the die area by 0.25.

 

Also, the I/O die on AM4 Zen 2 chips is on GlobalFoundries's 12 nm process, not 14.


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I also now have about 7 GB of viruses on an autorun flash drive.

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15 minutes ago, Schnoz said:

I think that even a simple OC'd 8-core Zen 2 chip can beat a 9900K (AMD has the IPC advantage now). That is, if I can convince my parents to get me a better CPU and mobo combo (the current VRM's cannot handle more than 100 watts and I am currently pushing it to the limit.)

Fair point.

At stock, the 3900x looks like the equivalent, though.

Staying on Zen 1 for a while, only got my 1600 in April. (For $80!)


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Dell XPS 420:

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Watch, because why not: Casio AE1200WHD-1A

 

Phone: Samsung Galaxy s8 64GB (with a 200 GB MicroSD card)

 

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Acer Spin 15 64GB Chromebook:

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Dell Latitude D630:

Intel Core 2 Duo T7300|4GB DDR2|Mobile Intel 935 Express Chipset|1440x900 display|No HDD

A bunch of Dell Vostro 1000s that I got for free

An old Powerbook that I got for free

And an old 17" Macbook Pro Mid-2007

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The Samsung tablet that my mom got for my grandparents says 2gb ram and 16gb memory on the box


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13 minutes ago, Gegger said:

The Samsung tablet that my mom got for my grandparents says 2gb ram and 16gb memory on the box

oof


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CPU: Intel - Core i5-8600K 3.6 GHz 6-Core OEM/Tray Processor  (Purchased For $200.00) 
CPU Cooler: Noctua - NH-L9i 33.84 CFM CPU Cooler  (Purchased For $44.49) 
Motherboard: Gigabyte - Z390 I AORUS PRO WIFI Mini ITX LGA1151 Motherboard  (Purchased For $154.99) 
Memory: G.Skill - Trident Z RGB 32 GB (2 x 16 GB) DDR4-3000 Memory  (Purchased For $130.00) 
Storage: Crucial - MX300 1.05 TB 2.5" Solid State Drive  (Purchased For $200.00) 
Storage: Western Digital - Red 8 TB 3.5" 5400RPM Internal Hard Drive  (Purchased For $130.00) 
Video Card: Gigabyte - GeForce GTX 670 2 GB Video Card  (Purchased For $30.00) 
Case: Cooler Master - Elite 120 Advanced (Black) Mini ITX Tower Case  (Purchased For $25.00) 
Power Supply: Corsair - HX Platinum 1000 W 80+ Platinum Certified Fully Modular ATX Power Supply  (Purchased For $130.00) 
Optical Drive: Asus - BW-12B1ST/BLK/G/AS Blu-Ray/DVD/CD Writer  (Purchased For $75.00) 
Operating System: Microsoft - Windows 10 Pro OEM 64-bit  (Purchased For $0.00) 
Monitor: Dell - U2417H 24.0" 1920x1080 60 Hz Monitor  (Purchased For $0.00) 
Monitor: LG - 34UM69G-B 34.0" 2560x1080 75 Hz Monitor  (Purchased For $0.00) 
External Storage: Western Digital - My Passport Slim 1 TB External Hard Drive  (Purchased For $20.00) 
External Storage: Seagate - Backup Plus 1 TB External Hard Drive  (Purchased For $20.00) 
Total: $1159.48

Main PC: See spoiler tag

Laptop: Early 2014 Macbook Air. Intel i5-4260U, 4GB RAM, 128GB Apple PCI-E SSD, Intel HD Graphics 5000

Phone: iPhone XS Max 64GB: A12 Bionic. 4GB RAM, 6.5-inch 2,688 x 1,242 OLED, 3,174 mAh 

Wearables: Sony 1000XM2

Random devices in various stages of working: Dell Inspiron 1000 (Works perfect other than battery), Late 2008 Macbook Aluminum Unibody (For Sale), Gateway Solo W2000 Laptop (For writing floppies, needs a battery), iBook G4 (For Sale.), Surface 3 (Touch screen is borked, perfect otherwise.), Lenovo G580 (For Sale)

 

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14 minutes ago, Gegger said:

The Samsung tablet that my mom got for my grandparents says 2gb ram and 16gb memory on the box

Now that my phone is dead, I'm forced to use a Kindle Fire HD 6: 1 GB memory, the hottest, slowest, shittiest processor ever, and 8 GB of memory. Not even enough for anything more than Jetpack Joyride and Bad Piggies on there.


I can crash a computer in 30 seconds by running a .bat file with the contents %0|%0.

I can crash a computer in 1 second by yeeting it.

I also now have about 7 GB of viruses on an autorun flash drive.

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At my office, we had a server that kept getting over filled and needing more space.  Management complained all the time about how we were using so much data and just kept expanding the system storage.  None of our folders were ever that big and everyone was pointing fingers about who was the data hog.  Turns out "Someone" (Read an unnamed manager) tried to have their PC save a back file, but did it wrong and it made the PC back itself up to the server HDs every single day without ever over writing.  EVERY SINGLE DAY.  There were way more back-up files than there were actual files before anyone figured it out.

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3 hours ago, Gmoneyinthebank said:

At my office, we had a server that kept getting over filled and needing more space.  Management complained all the time about how we were using so much data and just kept expanding the system storage.  None of our folders were ever that big and everyone was pointing fingers about who was the data hog.  Turns out "Someone" (Read an unnamed manager) tried to have their PC save a back file, but did it wrong and it made the PC back itself up to the server HDs every single day without ever over writing.  EVERY SINGLE DAY.  There were way more back-up files than there were actual files before anyone figured it out.

Hey at least his data is safe! xD

 

Seriously though...wow... if he was using one of those craptops with like a 2 TB hard drive or even larger, that would be like a $100 drive every day.


I can crash a computer in 30 seconds by running a .bat file with the contents %0|%0.

I can crash a computer in 1 second by yeeting it.

I also now have about 7 GB of viruses on an autorun flash drive.

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