i see now... you haven't even gotten to the step to install the OS.
sounds like you're having a hardware conflict that's preventing the PC from POSTing.
can you list all the hardware you have connected to the motherboard?
i'd suggest you start with the very minimal you need to have connected
do you know if the pc is booting up? it may not be video that's the problem. do you drives running, cdrom spinning, keyboard lights blinking? it could be that the computer's not boot up.
you should see at some point the 3 lights on the keyboard blink during bootup.
it may be the inverter.. most times it's hard to tell if it's the bulb or the inverter. it sounds like it's the inverter for this particular problem. they're easy to replace (but a bit expensive) if you can find the part...
bulbs are usually cheap but hard to replace.
it may be cheaper to...
it sounds like you may be calling the rand function only once and updating all the fields with the returned number.
you can try a couple of things..
1. create variables for each of the fields you want to update, define each as a separate rand function call, and update the row using the...
don't know if this has been suggested...
try setting your DNS on the pc to the DNS ip's of the ISP. you can find this with the ISP's ip address on the router.
also check the router's ip lease time for the ISP.. highly unlikely but maybe they set it to expire daily?
do you really need to have this function or is a workaround ok?
workaround: create a shortcut and have it open to \\remotepc. save it to your desktop.
the network browsing feature has always been clunky for me... especially when mixing wireless and wired networks - dunno why... so I never...
what's this about an "AMD version"? The game doesn't have a specific CPU version.
there IS a specific version of the game patch if you have the off-the-shelf copy vs. the downloaded-copy (e.g. Direct2Drive).
I'd recommend the "Linux for Dummies" book :) I think they are pretty easy to follow for beginners.. sometimes too simple but what can you do..
The good thing about Linux of today is that a lot of them GUI based.. so you don't need to know every cryptic command and functions to do something...
they've already fixed the issue with the lower framerate that was identified for the card... a result of hurried rollout for the review.
to me, the visuals is part of gameplay. if the card will alow for better effects like explosions, gunfire, etc.. the gaming experience will be better overall.