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Old 01-24-08, 07:54 AM   #31
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Default Re: I need some advice.

The 8800GT's have always been in that $250 price range since day one.

Any specific reason why you still have vista on there? Is it because you like the way it looks all fancy and sleek?

If so, you can get everything the Aero interface has with this.

Transparency, vista theme and look, their object desktop package (which I use) has an icon managment program that you can download icon packs (like a vista icon pack), they have desktop widgits just like vista, etc...

the only thing it doesn't have is the desktop flip where you hit some button and it tosses all the windows out cascading. It's a neat parlor trick but object desktop has the windows tab view and thumbnail viewing also. This is the skin I use.
- Desktop -
4770k @ 4.45 ghz - ASUS Gryphon Mobo - 16 gigs Corsair Vengeance Pro 1866 RAM - XSPC Rasa 750 RS240 H2o Cooling - EVGA GTX 680 @1325mhz - 128 gig Crucial RealSSD C300 - 150 gig Velociraptor +2.75 Terrabytes of WD Sata 3.0 storage - 910 watt PC P&C PSU - Corsair Obsidian 650D case

- Server -
Core I7 D0 revision 920 @ 3.75 ghz - ASUS P6T Deluxe - 12 Gigs Mushkin DDR3 1600 - Corsair HX 620 PSU - Noctua NH-U9B cooler - Coolermaster WaveMaster Case

- Laptop -
MSI 16F2-012
- i7 2630QM - GTX570m @ 750Mhz - 8 gigs HyperX 1866 - 120 gig OCZ Vertex 3 SSD- 750 gig Scorpio Black - BluRay - 95% Gamut Screen - IC Diamond goop
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