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nvidia container high cpu usage?

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Published 6 months agoSun, 16 Dec 2018 09:37:03 -0800

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Last Reply Try Installing Older NVIDIA Drivers might this would help Open Run box (Windows Key + R key) "devmgmgt.msc" and click OK In the Device Manager... Univa,

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Fri, 26 Apr 2019 08:48:49 -0700 1 month ago
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Is it possible to install Kali Linux on a Raspberry Pi?

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Published 5 months agoSun, 13 Jan 2019 04:59:27 -0800

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Last Reply To install Kali Linux on your Raspberry Pi, the general process goes as follows: Get a fast SD card with at least 8 GB capacity Insert SD-CARD... Univa,

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Wed, 17 Apr 2019 08:30:06 -0700 2 months ago
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How to increase Internet speed on Windows 10?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 14:54:54 -0800

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Last Reply One step you can take to increase your web speed is to close down the Peer to Peer update process on your computer. This keeps windows from sharing yo... T. Martin,

One step you can take to...

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 16:02:41 -0700 2 months ago
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How to get free computer parts? Could I get them if I wrote reviews?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 15:23:37 -0800

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Last Reply I would definitely checkout Craigslist. You know the old saying "one man's trash....." Also get in contact with your local repair store. They may have... teeshirtselesllc,

I would definitely checko...

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 15:59:18 -0700 2 months ago
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How cna I check my RAM frequency?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 14:55:04 -0800

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Last Reply To view your RAM just open up your Control Panel, click System and Security, and then "View amount of RAM and processor speed" If you're looking to fi... Graln_of_Truth,

To view your RAM just ope...

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 14:56:44 -0700 2 months ago
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What does virtual memory actually do?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 14:46:53 -0800

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Last Reply Virtual memory is basically used to free up space so that you have more ram "available to use". It stores the memory onto the hard drive so that more... KacssPL,

Virtual memory is basical...

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 14:51:43 -0700 2 months ago
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How to update SSD Firmware?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 16:02:51 -0800

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Last Reply For the SSD Firmware, i would go to your manufactures website and go from there. I pull up intel or another manufacture and it points to there site. J... SZZ_123,

For the SSD Firmware, i w...

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 14:36:12 -0700 2 months ago
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How much video memory do I need?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 14:36:52 -0800

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Last Reply Since you say that you are in the process of building a computer and want to know the amount of video memory you need, I suggest that you check here h... Zhaybib,

Since you say that you ar...

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 14:35:01 -0700 2 months ago
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How to remotely restart a computer with IP-address?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 14:09:50 -0800

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Last Reply If you setup remote desktop you can control almost any functions of the computer from a distance. There are builtin programs that work, however 3rd pa... Graln_of_Truth,

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Sat, 30 Mar 2019 13:59:08 -0700 2 months ago
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How long does it take to build a PC?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 15:43:59 -0800

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Last Reply It's doable within a few hours as long as the build that you're doing is something that you're familiar with in advance. If it's your first build, rea... August R. Garcia,

It's doable within a few...

Thu, 28 Feb 2019 22:47:58 -0800 3 months ago
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What is a good way to monitor my CPU usage?

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Published 5 months agoSun, 13 Jan 2019 04:59:17 -0800

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Last Reply 1. Go to the Search Menu. 2. Search Resource Monitors in the box and open the application. 3. You will directed to the Overview Tab. Here you ca... roxblade,

1. Go to the Search Menu....

Wed, 27 Feb 2019 15:47:14 -0800 3 months ago
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How hot is too hot for a GPU?

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Published 5 months agoSun, 13 Jan 2019 04:59:07 -0800

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Last Reply First of all, this answer will be near perfect because all GPU units respond differently than others, so heating depends on a big factor in what you a... roxblade,

First of all, this answer...

Wed, 27 Feb 2019 15:46:40 -0800 3 months ago
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What is the difference between an Arduino and a Raspberry Pi?

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Published 5 months agoSun, 13 Jan 2019 05:01:07 -0800

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Last Reply Raspberry Pi is a mini Computer capable of running multiple programs at one time whereas Arduino is a micro-controller which repeatedly runs one... roxblade,

Wed, 27 Feb 2019 15:45:48 -0800 3 months ago
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Raspberry Pi uses? What can you actually do with these?

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Published 5 months agoSun, 13 Jan 2019 05:01:17 -0800

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Last Reply Raspberry PI is a pocket-sized cheap computer which can be plugged into a screen, it uses keyboard and mouse. It was launched for people to experiment... roxblade,

Raspberry PI is a pocket-...

Wed, 27 Feb 2019 15:45:10 -0800 3 months ago
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How to turn a laptop into a desktop? Doable? Thoughts?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 15:44:59 -0800

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Last Reply What kind of issues? Speed issues? Well in that case, even if you turn it into a desktop, the issues will persist. If you want to create a desktop... roxblade,

What kind of issues? Spee...

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 02:38:28 -0800 4 months ago
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How long does a MacBook Pro last on average? Thinking of switching

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 14:58:54 -0800

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Last Reply A MacBook Pro is one of the most durable laptop products out there. From the software point of view, I'd say most laptops (non-Apple) have a life span... roxblade,

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Tue, 19 Feb 2019 00:11:22 -0800 4 months ago
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Last Reply The answer to this question from some D-tier textbook is "level 1 cache."Related: https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/what-is-cpu-cache/ https://www.q... August R. Garcia,

The answer to this questi...

Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:18:04 -0800 4 months ago
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Fix Xbox one stuck on green screen?

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Published 6 months agoSun, 16 Dec 2018 09:26:49 -0800

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Last Reply This is not something I'd call very common, but I've known people stuggle with this green screen problem with their Xbox One every now and the... roxblade,

This is not something I&#...

Thu, 24 Jan 2019 09:33:50 -0800 4 months ago
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How do I fix "dell error code 2000-0142"?

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Published 6 months agoSun, 16 Dec 2018 09:42:50 -0800

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Last Reply Looks like the error indicates that there is a problem with related to  reading from the computer's (hard/solid state) drive. This could be:... August R. Garcia,

Looks like the error indi...

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 22:10:54 -0800 5 months ago
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MoreIn the old days I could enhance of the functionality of my computer with expansion cards, for example adding a printer or a new better video card. Why...
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[Raspberry Pi] How to Run a Python script on startup?

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Published 5 months agoSun, 13 Jan 2019 05:00:57 -0800

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MoreI got a Raspberry Pi recently and it's running perfectly fine, but I was wanting to run a Python script when it starts up, how do I do this?
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What can you do with a Raspberry Pi cluster?

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Published 5 months agoSun, 13 Jan 2019 05:00:47 -0800

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MoreSo as someone pretty new to alternative computer builds, I was wondering what someone could expect to do with a Raspberry Pi cluster? Like what exactl...
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How to install Raspbian on Raspberry Pi 3?

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Published 5 months agoSun, 13 Jan 2019 05:00:37 -0800

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MoreHello, I have a Raspberry Pi 3, and I've been trying to install Raspbian, but so far it has not been working. Does anyone have any tips on how to...
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What language does a Raspberry Pi use?

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Published 5 months agoSun, 13 Jan 2019 05:00:27 -0800

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MoreI'm trying to build a fork of the retropie software for my Raspberry pie, can anyone tell me what language a Raspberry Pi is written in?
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How to install and update Kodi on Raspberry Pi 3?

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Published 5 months agoSun, 13 Jan 2019 05:00:17 -0800

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MoreI'm having trouble attempting to install Kodi on my Raspberry Pi 3, as well as updating it after it's installed. How should I be approaching...
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How to turn on/shutdown/reset a Raspberry Pi?

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Published 5 months agoSun, 13 Jan 2019 05:00:07 -0800

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MoreI recently got a Raspberry Pi! However I'm trying to figure out how to do the usual things like turning it on, shutting it down, and resetting it...
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How to connect a Raspberry Pi to a laptop?

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Published 5 months agoSun, 13 Jan 2019 04:59:57 -0800

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MoreJust got a Raspberry Pi for the first time. I'm super excited, but have no idea how to connect it. Can someone please give me the steps of hookin...
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How to use a camera with a Raspberry Pi?

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Published 5 months agoSun, 13 Jan 2019 04:59:47 -0800

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MoreI just bought this Raspberry Pi and I cannot figure out how to use it. I need some help, if anyone is available, on learning it. The directions have b...
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How to overclock a Raspberry Pi 3?

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Published 5 months agoSun, 13 Jan 2019 04:59:37 -0800

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MoreI recently bought a Raspberry Pi 3 for a personal project. However, it's computing power is too low. How can I overclock it?
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Do you need a heatsink for Raspberry Pi?

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Published 5 months agoSun, 13 Jan 2019 04:58:57 -0800

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MoreHi, I have question in regards to building a computer. I in the process of setting critical components inside of a computer do I need a heatsink for R...
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