Originally Posted by uncleho
Can anyone explain to me my particular problem (random shutdowns)? I've read as many 9860 threads as I could find and none some to match my problem.
I'm surprised, there have...
IIRC, GetThermal overrides the settings in your BIOS. So if you try to use FN+F2 while running getthermal, perhaps the key combo woulldn't be acknowledged. You can take the software out of the picture by rebooting and waiting until the...
Well the only yellow connector on my 9860 is an RCA (component?) CATV input port. The only video outputs are the DVI port (with or w/o vga adaptor), and the S-Video ouput on the left side of the notebook. I assume you tried to hook up...
Both of those computers are overpowered for what you want to run on them. You could save yourself a lot of money by going to Bestbuy and getting a Gateway P-6831FX and still be future proofed for the games you want to play on it.
Originally Posted by Teseer
I suppose I should take that back. No forums is immune to flames I guess.
It's ok, everyone make mistakes
Sager has rubbed quite a few customers who've posted in these...
Originally Posted by diefool
umm no, I was running CRYSIS @ 168x1050 for an hour on HIGH
and yes I get 37 idle but 64 peak.
64 peak CPU is very close to the spec'd max operating temp and it's the...