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VirtualDub x265 VFW CODEC – How To Fix Error x265_param_default_preset Failed

VirtualDub x265 VFW CODEC – How To Fix Error x265_param_default_preset Failed

VirtualDub & x265 VFW CODEC – How To Fix Error x265vfw [error]: x265_param_default_preset failed Recently, we decided to try new x265 HEVC (High-Efficiency Video Codec) VFW Edition for VirtualDub2 (successor of original VirtualDub 1.10x and VirtualDub FilterMod) and encountered this strange error: x265vfw [error]: x265_param_default_preset failed VirtualDub Error Cannot start video compression: An unknown error […]

INTEL CPU Stock Cooler Thermal Paste Replacement Step-By-Step Guide

INTEL CPU Stock Cooler Thermal Paste Replacement Step-By-Step Guide

Recently, I decided to revamp my old, almost forgotten, Core2Duo powered desktop PC, which, amazingly, still works perfectly fine as a media/internet PC, and has enough power to run Full HD videos, even at 60 FPS. As part of the upgrade process, I had to replace thermal grease on an aged processor. Video Tutorial INTEL […]

DVD Optical Drive Slave Not Seen In BIOS Motherboard Fix

DVD Optical Drive Slave Not Seen In BIOS Motherboard Fix

Slave DVD Optical Drive Not Recognized In BIOS Motherboard Fix Recently I needed to revamp my old desktop computer running Windows 10 and to check some important and problematic DVD optical discs (remember those shiny round things?), so I needed a couple of good-old 5.25″ DVD-RW drives back in business. As Gigabyte EP43T-USB3 motherboard has only one […]