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We immediately shut down the lab setup, assuming that it was the cause. (Early research/development effort, we fried a LOT of the stuff we were working on in the process.) Turns Forum Index > Tech Support Post a Reply Rozza Profile Joined August 2010 United Kingdom45 Posts Last Edited: 2013-03-17 21:28:31 March 17 2013 21:25 GMT #1 Hello all.Using a LG l19WT-SF Straight out of the box cold, though of course, it is worse as it heats up a bit (the TV does NOT run hot, not even warm air leaves its vents). It is similar to the plastic bits that you peel off of a band-aid before applying it.

I'm assuming it doesn't work properly anyways? –KronoS Aug 16 '11 at 17:57 1 It is my laptop LCD display and the laptop works fine. ismell (Score:1) by sideone ( 256163 ) writes: i remember reading something about a product called ismell. A-N arknorth, Jun 8, 2010 #3 This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Update 11/9/16 with NEW BIOS - EVGA GeForce GTX 1080/1070/1060 PWM Temperature Update Waterblock for 1080 Classified Current Game Bundles [Updated w/ Exclusive Rad Rodgers World & Prepare for Battle Bundle]

I will blow it out and plug it back in see what happens. #7 Nic-CM Cooler Master USA Total Posts : 704 Reward points : 0 Joined: 2010/07/19 09:12:58 Could this be the problem? Then she loaned it to a friend who used it for a year and a half. Using these can really mess up your brain chemistry over the long term, and cause headaches, etc, over the short term.

If you want to go back to the 760MP, Tyan's Thunder MP and Tiger MP are the only boards sporting that chipset. Archived Discussion Load All Comments Full Abbreviated Hidden /Sea Score: 5 4 3 2 1 0 -1 More Login Nickname: Password: Public Terminal Forgot your password? Word for someone who has been through a lot of hardship and is therefore not naive Old animation movie with girl who has magic necklace or pendant that she could never dmauer asks: "I recently purchased what ought to have been my Dream Machine.

Athlons cover (Score:2, Informative) by brejc8 ( 223089 ) writes: A friend called me o month ago when he make him self a new computer and there was a horrible plastic If I exchange this one I'll just get another burning tv. they could call it... click for more info I am extremely satisfied with my new tv.

I took it to work and left it running on my development system for 6 months, and it still smelled. Run for your lives!!!!! –music2myear Aug 16 '11 at 19:15 1 @music2myear Thank you for identifying the "things" making all these weird sounds coming from the screen. Rollin Profile Joined March 2011 Australia1551 Posts March 18 2013 00:23 GMT #13 He's dead Jim! Intel [email protected] Ghz ASUS Rampage 5 Extreme Motherboard 2-EVGA GeForce Titan X SC SLICase Labs Merlin Full TowercaseNZXT Kraken X61Liquid CPU cooler 32 Gbs G.Skill Ripjaws 4DDR4 2666EVGA Supernova P1200 PSUAcer

Thanks guys! Throw off those chains of reason, and your prison disappears. | Check your posting frequency timeline: http://www.teamliquid.net/mytlnet/post_activity_img.php Rozza Profile Joined August 2010 United Kingdom45 Posts March 18 2013 09:08 GMT #14 Why are some games np-complete? Classified Yeeeeeeeeeeaaaaaaah........

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/927874 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? That seems like a pretty harsh response (it's more severe than what I would have been expected to do for anything short of "My laptop set my house on fire") so I was playing CS:GO and then just a burning type smell filled my worm very fast. So far nothing leaks out but if something starts leaking should I be concerned?

I actually saw these with an ECS K7S5A. My monitor smelled like burning plastic for a week after I bought it, and there's certainly nothing wrong with it. (It probably was small styrofoam chunks that broke off the packaging Re:Athlons cover (Score:1) by delus10n0 ( 524126 ) writes: Wtf? He wasn't talking about the sticker to protect the copper insert of a heatsink, nor is he talking about the sticker to cover the heatsink compound.

If you do happen to get the material inside of your body, then you should seek medical assistance (as it will begin to make methemoglobin in your blood). I think it's pretty common to encounter strange smells during burn-ins. Be more careful when you want to pretend you're outside the Americas next time. :-) 1 reply beneath your current threshold.

I started to wonder if this odour was toxic.

Just a few friends. No but in all seriousness im more interested to know about my cables / mobo /card ; _ ; Myrmidon Profile Blog Joined December 2004 United States9452 Posts March 17 2013 Blocks disappeared when I changed themes How to negotiate salary with an extremely unprofessional in-house recruiter? You'll find discussions about fixing problems with computer hardware, computer software, Windows, viruses, security, as well as networks and the Internet.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion Burning smell from flat-screen TVs

by.hero7. by mlpearson79 / June 1, 2010 4:40 AM PDT We are losing our minds looking for the smell we are getting in our house! Thread Status: Not open for further replies. solved Weird smell coming out of computer, possibly PSU, help solved white smoke came out of computer with burning plastic smell.

Close Close Search 88 Comments Log In/Create an Account Comments Filter: All Insightful Informative Interesting Funny The Fine Print: The following comments are owned by whoever posted them. Light Sidebar Settings... It was too late to scrape it off so I just let it burn away by running it without a heatsing for a while and the smell went. Long-term exposure can lead to impaired learning and memory functions.

There's some chemicals on the system, which tend to get trapped when they seal the unit up for shipment and sale, so it's really strong for a couple days/weeks until it's Let it cool at 100 F for 4 hours then cool overnight with oven powered off still on it's sandbed until the thermometer is reading same as ambient air temprature. Re:smells like what? (Score:1, Interesting) by Anonymous Coward writes: Are you sure that it is not your power supply? How to let my players fail their rolls intentionally, but covertly?

to It is toxic and should be avoided! Silicon with an E (Score:1) by yerricde ( 125198 ) writes: nor is he talking about the sticker to cover the heatsink compound. Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]theperfectmargarita[S] 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago(0 children)The ozone generator is a very interesting idea.

Classic Computer Vulnerability Analysis Revisited This discussion has been archived. And it smells like smelly ass. Google will find it for you. 1 reply beneath your current threshold.6 replies beneath your current threshold. I remember when my dad used to catch them buzzing around his monitor late at night, and then burn them with a little butane torch.

I tried Seiki and Samsung with no luck, same bad odor even though both were brand new so its not likely old dust burning.Thinking that I might be getting weird, a The second one I got from the store. They are not exactly dust blockers. Clean the board (Score:2, Insightful) by Cyrano_De ( 2992 ) writes: Remove the MB and any cards.

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