After years spent on computers I decided I should make a list of all the gear/software/etc. I would recommend to people, and here it is.
- Motherboards: Anything by Intel
- CPU: Intel Core 2
- Professional Sound Card: M-Audio Delta 24/96 (Most reliable, cheap recording sound card)
- Gaming Sound Card: X-Fi
- Music Player: foobar2000
- Video Player: Media Player Classic
- DVD/HDTV Player: Cyberlink PowerDVD
- Defrag: O&O Defrag for thorough results, Diskeeper for ease of use.
Windows Server Related