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    Bet all you comp wizz's cant solve this 1.

    This problem has been bothering me for a while now. With the old nvidia drivers 40 series, my logitech mx500 mouse is silky smooth, but when I install the newer drivers 50/60 series. It's only smooth at 60/70hz monitor refresh rate. at 72+ hz it's jerky as hell, esp in internet explorer...
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    Honda CRX help needed

    Hi Guys, Does anyone know what's the price range for a 1988 jdm spec Honda crx si with glass roof? The one with the 137hp 1.6L DOHC non-vtec engine. Im thinking of picking one up. Thanks!
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    Kodak God Ultima 1x-12x

    Hi Guys, Anyone know how good these are compared to today's greatest cds? Dated around 2000. I just found an unopened box under some clutter.
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    foobar uses wma9 decoder for mp3?

    I tried foobar and it seems to want to use the wma decoder. How can I use the foobar one? Want to see if it's better than jet audio.
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    What is the best software mp3 player?

    What software mp3 players do you guys use for sound quality? I currently use jet audio. Are there better ones?
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    Sound card cpu usage

    I hear that certain sound cards have high cpu usage. Is this true when not using eax? like playing a game in 2 channels without fancy 3d sound.
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    Porta Corda upgrade to....

    The PC was my first ever amp. When I got it I thought it was the best sounding thing Ive ever bought. Then I found other amps(full sized). Im looking for a better portable amp. Can you guys plz recommend some amps? I find the PC to be abit restricted, undynamic and uncontrolled even when...
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    Does anyone have a Canon G3 here?

    Just wondering if anyone else has a Canon G3 or G1/G2. What accessories do you have? What would you recommend getting? I got a skylight and circ polariser so far. Picture quality is pretty good.
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    I trashed my interconnects ...

    Ahh man...I killed my Apature BL-4's this afternoon. One of the RCA plugs is total'd. Using some crappy Concord interconnects for the time being. Sound is sooo lo-fi now
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    Can someone please id this Koss headphone?***-***jaycar(directory)***.ws4d?jaycar/results(S).html Please tell me its good I havent heard it before but its cheap.
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    v6 is Oz?

    Hi guys, Im looking to get some cheap phones for using on the puter. Im thinking of either hp 890/910 or v6s Does ne1 know where I could get a pair of v6s in Oz? Anything that has deep tight bass Thanks !
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    Help with Pots linear vs log

    Hi guys, Ive been away for a while from head-fi. I just decided to finish off my cmoy i started long ago. The sound is alright but it goes from zip to full blast with a 2-3 degree rotation. Im using a 50k pot. I forgot whether it was linear or log. Which pot would be good to use...
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    Is this the end of DVD?
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    Must Read (kinda funny)
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    Read for a laugh (its funny)

    I found this on the Aus av forum. I couldnt stop laughing when I saw it . Check out this ng: with the thread: "A new world for hi-fi ********" Funny stuff.... Quote: They work I tell...
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    What amp (speaker) do you use?

    Ive been here a while and I know everyone loves headphones but about speaker systems... What amp do you use at home? or would like to own one day?
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    Speaker Cable Recommendations

    Hi, What would be some cheap speaker cables I could use? So far Im using some really cheap Supra classic stuff and hoping to upgrade Can someone please recommend some not very expensive cables for me
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    Any Coders out there?

    Are there are Software Engineers/Coders here
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    Happy New Year!

    Just want to say that Oh and what is your New Years resolution
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    Porta Corda batt power drain

    Hi guys, How long in you experience does a batt last on the Porta-Corda? Im using a 8.4v ni-mh 150mah batt from GP. It lasted about a week and a bit for to and from work about 2 hrs each day. What are the symtoms that the batts are dying? I head some heavy distortions in the sound then...
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    My review of the 580 vs. 590 with the Porta Corda

    Porta Corda Review ================== Source: Sony DEJ925 pcdp Headphones: HD580 and HD590 Anp: Porta Corda with crossfeed off. cds: (1) Sheryl Crow: the globe sessions "My Favorite Mistake" (2) Dawsons Creek soundtrack: "Ready for a fall" (3) Anastasia soundtrack "Once upon a...
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    888s + Porta Corda = ??

    Would this be a good combination with a sony 925? Or would it be better from the phones out?
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    Sony DEJ925

    Hi guys, Im looking for a good pcdp with good phones and line out. Is this any good? The top of the line sony is too expensive.
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    metal film resistors

    Hi, Would a 1/2w metal film resistor use more power than a 1/4w metal film resistor? Going to be used in a portable cmoy amp Thanks !
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    my CMOY :) (getting there)

    Hi guys, I just started my CMOY amp So far I managed to get the front and back panels of the enclosure done It may not sound like alot but it took ages to do. The plastic was too thick and I couldn't get the nut and bolts to connect so had to make the plastic thinner Did any of...