Go Back   Computer Forums > Welcome To Computer Forums .org > Social Lounge | Off Topic
Click Here to Login
Join Computer forums Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 01-06-2006, 01:13 PM   #1
Wizard of Wires
 
setishock's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Not sure
Posts: 10,030
Default Good news

I finally got dsl. Man how the heck did I ever get along with out it?
Been watching these clips you guys post. Nonstop busting a gut.
__________________

setishock is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-06-2006, 01:22 PM   #2
The Candyman
 
~mr mixx~'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: USA
Posts: 11,312
Default Re: Good news

it's about time yo...j/k

So what a difference a little more speed can do for a download A ?
__________________

__________________
" Let the music move you "
~mr mixx~ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-06-2006, 02:11 PM   #3
Fully Optimized
 
99nasha's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Posts: 2,995
Default Re: Good news

Check out break.com...Keep you entertained for hours
99nasha is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-06-2006, 02:15 PM   #4
Golden Master
 
Tommy Boy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: USA
Posts: 8,463
Send a message via Yahoo to Tommy Boy
Default Re: Good news

congrats man! I always say once you go broadband you'll never go back. It's a beautiful thing isn't it?
How would you ever survive without it, you're downloading things in 1/4 of the time, webpages load up in a second or less, and it's always connected and you can use your phone while on the net.
__________________
When all else fails...Ham Radio!

I still have the same old HP DV9700T laptop I've had for years...still kickin'
Tommy Boy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-06-2006, 05:01 PM   #5
Site Team
 
David Lindon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Posts: 15,233
Default Re: Good news

Congrats, I didn't know you didn't have dsl!!
__________________
[url=http://www.LNXPS.NET]LNXPS.NET - The XPS Library]
David Lindon is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-06-2006, 07:34 PM   #6
Golden Master
 
athlon64fx's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Posts: 6,153
Send a message via MSN to athlon64fx
Default Re: Good news

cable is better. much faster and you dont ahve those old ass phone lines that have gotta be ripped out!!

I cant wait till the day happends!!!

burn all POTS lines!!!
athlon64fx is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-06-2006, 07:47 PM   #7
Golden Master
 
alvino's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Posts: 19,967
Send a message via AIM to alvino
Default Re: Good news

Wow...you've been living with 56k? I would've died a LONG time ago if I didn't have DSL.
alvino is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-06-2006, 07:49 PM   #8
Fully Optimized
 
The Amish Kid's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 2,034
Send a message via AIM to The Amish Kid
Default Re: Good news

I couldnt stand using dsl. My moms boyfriend has it and whenever I go to his house and use his computer I cant stand it. It also dosent help that its a 600mhz celeron with 128mb of ram running windows ME.
__________________
The Amish computer:
AMD Opteron 165 CCBWE 0551@ 2.25ghz(250 x 9) 1.45v cooled w/ Thermaltake Big Typhoon | DFI LP Ultra D | eVGA 7800GT@ 465/1110 | Sound Blaster X-Fi XtremeMusic | 2GB G. Skill DDR 500 @ 250mhz 3-4-4-8 | 80 GB SATA + 40GB SATA + 200GB IDE| 480w Thermaltake Silent purepower | Thermaltake Tsunami Dream case (Black) | Windows XP Pro |
The Amish Kid is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-07-2006, 01:16 AM   #9
Wizard of Wires
 
setishock's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Not sure
Posts: 10,030
Default Re: Good news

Well I downloaded an 80meg file in under 2 mins. I'm happy.
setishock is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-07-2006, 01:21 AM   #10
BSOD
 
JustinMcG67's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 2,519
Send a message via AIM to JustinMcG67 Send a message via MSN to JustinMcG67 Send a message via Yahoo to JustinMcG67
Default Re: Good news

If you think DSL is fast, try Fiber...WHOA!!!
__________________

JustinMcG67 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:09 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0