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Hello and Good Afternoon Everyone,

            I am wondering how long a controller for a PS4 console will retain its charge.  It is my understanding it will need to be fully charged via standard to micro USB cable when the PS4 console is removed from its box.  I believe the front LED area of the controller will be an amber color when needing to be charged and a blue color when fully charged.   However, I was unclear about the time duration for the retention of the charge.

            Thank you

            George
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Is this possible? I have a Windows 10 Machine at my business with wireless functionality. I also have a television in the same room that has WiFi Direct capabilities. Is it possible, with no external hardware, to connect these two devices to share display to the television. Let me preface this by saying that I also have an HDMI extender kit that I could use, but I would like to avoid running cabling if that isn't necessary.
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I have a HP Probook 655.62 64bit Win Enterprise and when I attached it to the docking station, it shut off. Once I press the button on the docking station to attach the laptop, the laptop just shut off.  I just happened today. Any ideas? Thanks
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Hello and Good Morning Everyone,

           As an extension to my previously closed questions regarding Playstation 4 consoles, I am wondering if they support playback of DVD and Bluray media or disk.  I will be purchasing a PS4 this month and wish to harness all of it features and potential.  

           Thank you

           George
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Hi,

I bought an Acer 8th Gen core i5 8250u based laptop model A515-51G.

Does the laptop support M.2 SSD in the second SATA slot.

Can I have a configuration where I can install the OS from the SSD SATA slot and also have the 1 TB hard disk that comes with the laptop for storing data.

Does this model support dual SATA configuration?

Does this laptop support booting from the M.2 SSD SATA slot with the default hard disk as the data disk?

What is the size and specs. of the SSD that I can install in the second SATA slot and whether I can make it bootable?

Please reply asap for this question.

Thanks for your support.

Warm Regards,
Sriram.
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Please provide me with a list of the best 27" 4k Windows monitors.
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I need to wipe several SAS disks from some servers, can I just connect them up to my SATA interface on my PC? The connections look the same. I obviously am not expecting the same speed, just need to wipe the data off them.

Thank you
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We have just recived a new HPE 380 DL server and got no cables for the PSU, the PSU has a strange connection:-

PSU
Any ideas what this is?
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Hello experts,
This customers simply does not want to work with windows 10...
its psycologycal ... has no cure...

the hp prodesk g3 is so small has no dvd drive ...
it has a ssd 256 Mb with win 10 ...

the customer has purchased a ssd 1 tera ...

we can replace it but how to install windows here ?
please your advice....
steps to follow if possible.
Regards,
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Does the Gigabyte Z87X-ud3h motherboard support TPM?  If so, how do I enable it? I ran tpm.msc and I got an error. Any assistance would be appreciated.
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Why do you think the below #3 would fail after I made
sure HP says the server can handle up to four 8GB sticks ?
============================================
1.  My Windows 2012 HP ProLiant ML10
      server came with one memory stick
        **  2GB 1Rx8 PC3-12800E-11-13-D1

2. I then installed three of the below, making
    sure it showed 5GB total after booting
        ** 1GB 1Rx8 PC3-10600E-9-10-D0

3. I then replaced ALL of the above, having only
    two of the below, but the system would NOT boot
        ** 2GB 1Rx8 PC3-10600U-09-10-AD
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I'm looking at Dell Latitude 5580's, latest gen laptop... comes with USB-C (no more e-style port replicator).

I had spec'ed a PC with the following CPU:

Intel® Core™ i7-7600U (Dual Core, 2.8GHz up to 3.9 GHz, 4M Cache, 15W, vPro)

I contacted chat sales to see if I could get a better deal.  They sent me a quote that was more expensive... because... it's got a quad core in it.  And obviously, this also requires Win 10 workstation because of the number of cores.

7th Generation Intel Core i7-7820HQ (Quad Core, 2.90Gz,
8MB cache)

On the one hand, I say, "Kewl!"  Plenty of power for the future.  Yet, these laptops will only be running Office Apps... I don't think they'd ever see a PhotoShop or Captivate app on them.  On the other hand we do use large Excel spreadsheets and Excel supports multiple cores.

I had originally considered just using i5's... my home Toshiba laptop is an i5 and quite a few years old and puts up with most I give it, but, the HP G450's I have at work with i5's are not exactly beloved by anyone.

I also wonder about heat... 15 watts TDP for the U model, vs 45 watts TDP for the 4 core HQ.  To a lesser degree I wonder about battery life, although most of the time, the laptops will be plugged in.

Thoughts about the quad core?  Is this turning into a penis measuring contest?
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I bought several of these servers off ebay and need to configure RAID (50 hopefully). After pressing F9 how do I get to the 410i controller (or whatever it is) to configure a RAID level?
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I have a pair of C-level users who both experienced a problem at one of my sites. I'm trying to determine if it's a GoToMeeting problem (not my problem) or a phone problem (definitely my problem). You guys will give me a quick answer, I just know it. :-)

When the users join the audio portion of a GoToMeeting event from their Cisco desk phones (on my CUCM-powered phone system), right after the point where they enter their PIN number for the meeting, they are supposed to press the pound key "#" to join the audio part of the meeting. Every time each of them presses the "#" key on their desk phones, either the meeting or the phone hangs up the call. When they join using their cell phones it works fine.

This just started happening and no changes have recently been made to the phones or the CUCM settings. I'm told that it happened once before but was not reported, and that other occasion occurred several months ago but then the conditions returned to normal operation and they didn't see this again until yesterday.

Can I get some opinions on which party is responsible?

Thanks experts!
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We require software / hardware for a small business that we support.

We need software that will block access to social media sites etc . We are aware that DrayTek routers have a web filtering solution which we have used but we need a more advanced software / proxy program to control which users access which websites on our network.

We want to allow for example some pages in youtube but not all so it needs to be fairly advanced.

Any recommendations would be much appreciated :)
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Can any one share the details job discretion on the above two titles . coz my primary job is looking after the end user computers and overall  hardware and some backups verticals . Which one more wider area covering  ?
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ESXI host is experiencing random disconnects of VMs. The host itself is still powered up and VMs on it are reachable via RDP.  This has occurred periodically with this and other hosts within the same physical rack (and most likely the same switch). I believe it is a hardware networking issue or a configuration between the host and vCenter. The VMs within vCenter will gray out for approximately 15 to 20 seconds.  Any idea where the solution is or where I should begin looking to resolve this problem?
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I looked at my laptop and i noticed it has these ports.

ports
I know one is the hdmi port. I plug in a monitor to that port.

Anyone know what the other port is?
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It's via HP auto updater

Can't believe it's taking this long on an i7 with 32 gigs ram

And there is fast broadband here

Anything to be concerned about ?
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I may be buying a laptop from Amazon or locally.
Is it pretty standard today (2017) that the computer can be used in countries with 220 volt power sources without damage to the pc.
As well as laptops that may be several years old?
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New hp pc

Never seen this before

No what I try, no hp drivers install

I try individually

Same message

"Installation complete"
Failed installation
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Hello EE ,

Our Supplier give us a quote for Standard vmware Licnese on OEM program with HP hardware .

i have concerns about

1- the Support , will it be vary in this case between HP and Vmware ?
2- Moveing the licenses to a difference host to same or different vendor like DELL
3- Prices , wiil it be cheaper to go to vmware or better to utlizle OEM option
4- exisitng old servers , i will be abe to use the licesnes on this hardware .. for example i will buy 4 CPU licenses

2 will be installed on the new server (dual processor) and 2 on the old  server (dual processor( is this scinario  possbile witih OEM ?>

thanks
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I want to Force BSOD another computer because the pc is old and it's time to be replaced with a new one but the user will not be replaced if the computer has not been damaged.

many recommend using NotMyFault software. but can it be used remotely? please help for tutorial or having idea to force BSOD.
Noted: Another tutorial should keyboard trick to Press CTRL and Scroll. Our users almost never press the scroll key.

Thanks a lot
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Below you may see the lid and strings with plastic clips from Mazda 6 hatchback cargo cover.
What is the proper name for those strings with clips? Or part number to be identified properly?
Where can I find to buy those plastic clips?
Would be possible to point to a German shop (online or not)?
cargo coverclips
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M82 ThinkCentre - Type 3302.  Model number:  3302F2U

This machine was originally purchased with the Windows 7 Pro operating system.  I took advantage of the free Windows 10 upgrade when it was available over a year ago.

A few days ago I had to replace the motherboard.  The computer is running fine.  However, when it first boots there are 2 short beeps with an EEOC error.  This error referenced the BIOS containing invalid Model Number and Serial Number.  When I access the BIOS the following entries are seen:

1) Machine Type and Model                            INVALID
2) System Brand ID                                           Lenovo Product
3) System Serial Number                                 INVALID
4) Asset Tag
5) System UUID                                                 FFFFFFFF-FFFF-FFFF-FFFF-FFFFFFFFFFFF
6) Ethernet MAC Address                                FC-4D-D4-DB-34-F7
7) BIOS Revision Level                                     9SKT75AUS
8) Boot Block Revision Level                          9S75A
9) BIOS Date                                                      09/17/2013

I see references to using WinPhlash to manually update the needed settings.  However, I'm unsure (because of my upgraded from Windows 7 Pro to Windows 10 Pro) of which BIOS upgrade to use.

I'd like to get that info along with instructions of exactly "how to" complete this process.
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