WINDOWS KB3086255 MS15-097

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Microsoft KB3086255 deals with the security bulletin MS15-097 which identified secdrv.dll as a risk. The real problem is that this was provided by Sony long ago as an API DLL to their SecuROM disk check copy protection product. Open an elevated command prompt and run: sc config secdrv start=auto This will fix the problem and most games …

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WINDOWS 10 & THE HP STREAM 7

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Microsoft put Windows 10 on Windows update and started rolling it out for Windows 7 and Windows 8 users. Machines line our HP Stream 7 however have only got 32GB of storage and there are even some machines with only 16GB. Windows 10 made a mess of the HP Stream 7 so we ended up …

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METAL GEAR SOLID V: THE PHANTOM PAIN

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain was released September 1, 2015 by Konami. The game was developed by Kojima Productions. Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Paint is a third person tactical action role playing game. Konami Digital Entertainment continues forth the Metal Gear Solid V experience with the latest chapter, Metal Gear Solid …

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ARMELLO

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Armello was released on September 1, 2015 by League of Geeks who also developed the game. Armello is a turn based role playing game. Armello is a grim fairy-tale board game come to life. Full of swashbuckling adventure combining deep, tactical card play, rich tabletop strategy and RPG elements. The game offers 8 playable heroes. …

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MAD MAX

Mad Max was released August 31, 2015 by Warner Brothers. The game was developed by Avalanche Studios. Mad Max is an open world third person action game with vehicular combat. Clearly this game tries to take its cues from the classic Mad Max films from the 1970s. In the Wasteland it’s every man for himself. …

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EVOLAND 2

Evoland 2

Evoland 2 was released on August 25, 2015 by Shiro Games who also developed the game. Evoland 2 is an isomorphic RPG game. Evoland 2 is a role playing game that evolves over a span of time. It is also deeply scenario based on time travel. Players explore different eras and change the history of the …

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341.81 WHQL LEGACY

341.81 was released on August 25, 2015 for legacy cards from the GeForce 8 series and above for Windows 10. Starting with 343 NVIDIA has indicated that more older cards will be dropped from receiving updates. This includes all of the Tesla shader 4 cards. This included the 8000 series, 9000 series and the GTx …

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ASUS H170 PRO GAMING MOTHERBOARD

The Asus H170 Pro Gaming is a full ATX motherboard for the gaming market. This boards sells for about $125. LGA1151 socket for 6th-gen Intel® Core™ i7 / Core i5 / Core i3, Pentium® and Celeron Processors Dual DDR4 2133 support SupremeFX: Flawless audio that makes you part of the game Sonic Radar ll: Scan …

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SHADOWRUN: HONG KONG

Shadowrun: Hong Kong

Shadowrun: Hong Kong was released on August 20, 2015 by Harebrained Schemes who also developed the game. Shadowrun: Hong Kong is a an isometric turn based cyberpunk strategy game. As cyberpunk role playing games go Shadowrun: Hong Kong – Extended is a short but fairly sweet example of the species. The graphics this time around got …

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EVGA GTX 950 LINEUP

The EVGA GeForce GTX 950 is a true gaming GPU designed for every PC gamer. It’s built to the exact specifications of the GeForce GTX family and powered by NVIDIA Maxwell – the most advanced GPU architecture ever created – to deliver 3x the performance of previous-generation cards. The GTX 950 competes with the R7 …

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GIGABYTE GA-Z170X GAMING 7 MOTHERBOARD

The Gigabyte GA-Z179X Gaming 7 motherboard is an enthusiast gaming platform. This board is expensive at $220. Intel® Thunderbolt™ 3 Certified Motherboard Supports 6th Generation Intel® Core™ Processor Dual Channel DDR4, 4 DIMMs Intel® USB 3.1 with USB Type-C™ – The World’s Next Universal Connector 3-Way Graphics Support with Exclusive Ultra Durable Metal Shielding over …

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SAKURA BEACH

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Sakura Beach was released on August 14, 2015 by Winged Cloud who also developed the game. Sakura Beach is a simulator/visual novel. From the makers of Sakura Spirit, Sakura Angels and Sakura Fantasy this time working together with the artist Inma to bring you this visual novel dating sim on the beach! Seiji is a …

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ASUS B150M-A D3 MOTHERBOARD

The Asus M150M-A D3 is a µATX motherboard for Intel’s sixth generation Skylake processors. This low cost board is under $75. Intel Skylake i3, i5 and i7 (LGA1151) Intel B150 chipset HDMI 1.4, DVI and VGA 6x SATA 6x USB 3.0 6x USB 2.0 5X Protection II – Advanced hardware safeguards for all-round protection DDR3/DDR3L memory …

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REPLACING A SYSTEM DISK WITH WINDOWS 10

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Windows 10 uses your Microsoft account to activate your licenses. We own serveral machines and Microsoft has the ability to manage with up to 10 machines. Occasionally we see forum posts asking about what to do when the system disk fails. This is rather rare as hard disks are a very mature technology and SSD …

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WINDOWS 10 HELLO

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Windows Hello is a new biometric framework designed to make it easier to use a PC. By using facial recognition or a fingerprint, Windows can bypass the need for passwords and PIN codes. We have a Lenovo X220 which has been upgraded to Windows 10. The machine has an integrated fingerprint reader and a camera. …

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