View unanswered posts | View active topics It is currently Mon Dec 17, 2018 2:12 am



Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 
 Windows 8.1 on the z530 with 1G ram 
Author Message

Joined: Mon Sep 24, 2012 6:54 pm
Posts: 229
Post Windows 8.1 on the z530 with 1G ram
I followed the instructions for the z550, with the chipset drivers carried over from Windows 8, then re-installed the EMGD and the Windows 7 sound drivers from Compulab. The spare ram is at best 550 to 600 megabytes, and goes down about 150 when Firefox starts, but I got some really good full-screen streaming video from Amazon (at low quality) with excellent lip synchronization and almost no sound artifacts. And, so far, streaming flash from youtube.com seems to work about as well, even full screen. Windows has a way of changing subtly over Time, so the above comments could be invalidated by further updates.

Check it for yourselves.


Tue Nov 05, 2013 3:30 pm
Profile
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Reply to topic   [ 1 post ] 

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
cron
Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group.
Designed by STSoftware for PTF.