Forum discussion tagged with 10.
  1. Airsoft11

    Question Older HP laptop intel cpu overheating i7-3740qm

    Hello I’m having trouble with my overheating cpu in my hp laptop. The laptop is 10 plus years old running windows 10. The cpu is a i7- 3740qm and the laptop has a gt650m gpu. The gpu temps are ok it’s just the cpu. It idles at 65-70 and hits 100 plus during light use or gaming like csgo or tf2...
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    [SOLVED] Pc won't wake up from long sleep.

    Hello guys, It's been almost a month that I started to have a strange problem where my pc won't turn on again after being in sleep mode for a long period. If I manually test the sleep mode it has no problem posting and booting back to the os but when I leave my pc on for a while, 4/5 of the...
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    [SOLVED] Windows 10 Stop code: INACCESSIBLE BOOT DEVICE"

    How To Solve "Your PC ran into a problem and needs to restart we will restart it for you. Stop code: INACCESSIBLE BOOT DEVICE" - ? I have tried many solutions to this problem and my hard disk seems not to boot. I don't want to format it. I want to gain access once more, get my files then format...
  4. J

    [SOLVED] Black screen before login (win 10)

    I KNOW, I know, I know, I know whats going on in your mind, but please read it first. Im gonna give you my specs first to rule out anything you reckon its a hardware component failure: i5-9400F Asus ROG B365-G 2x Kingston DDR4 8GB 2666mhz Zotac GTX 1070 Amp! Extreme 1x 500GB backup HDD 1x 1TB...
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    Question Computer only boots after multiple tries

    Hello, Short version of the problem: Windows 10 wont boot on the first few attempts, and the number of attempts to boot before a successful try is growing from originally (1 restart) to now around 7 or 8. If the computer is on for a while or "warm" it can reboot/power down and come back up just...
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    Question Error Coe 0x8007025D while installing windows 10

    System Specs: Intel Core I7 2600 8gb Adata XPG 1866Mhz Intel B75 Motherboard From an Acer Predator G3620 Crucial Bx500 960gb SSD EVGA GTX 980TI ACX 2.0 I recently upgraded my main gaming pc from having my OS on a 1tb hard drive to a brand new Crucial Bx500 960gb SSD. My PC ran just fine with a...
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    [SOLVED] No Intel HD Graphics 3000 drivers are available for Windows 10. HELP!!! PLEASE!!!

    I am aware that Intel HD 3000 is outdated and obsolete so it's only logical to stop support. Though, on the internet people said that windows 8/7 drivers could work. SPOILER: They didn't. I am looking for an alternative to the drivers. I can't even find the I-graphics card on device manager...
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    Question Help me! Ghost system!

    Guys, I have a huge doubt. I left the lid of my notebook (Lenovo Ideapad touch screen) open, but over time the lock screen was activated and automatically went into standby, but a few hours later it turned on by itself, without my touching it. Not to mention that there was access to the internet...
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    [SOLVED] Windows 10 won't install on brand new build (frozen spinning dots)

    Got my system to POST, but after selecting 64 bit windows 10 install from a brand new Windows 10 flash drive, it freezes while the dots are spinning around my motherboard logo. I was able to start in safe mode (through f8 on installation select), which let me get past the freezing, install...
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    Question Quick question

    Hi, I bought the RTX 2060 some time ago, and I see that when I for example play Beat Saber on my PC with this GPU on Oculus Rift, it doesn't lag at all, but when I try to record/stream when I play Beat Saber, It lags like crazy! So is it the GPU I have to upgrade to not make it lag so much or...
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    Question Windows 10 Ram consumption

    Wwindows Desktop Manager just eats ram progresively, and sometimes… well… see this Task Manager
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    Question Photoshop is Completely Broken

    I have the latest version of Photoshop (20.0.4) and some time last week it started behaving very weirdly. It refuses to open files, it refuses to save files, and it refuses to create files. If photoshop is not open and I locate a Photoshop Document, it opens that way but then I run into the...
  13. J

    [SOLVED] Can I restore windows 10 if I do a factory reset?

    I installed Ubuntu in my laptop, I got rid of Windows 10, and Linux is the only OS in it now. If I do a factory reset of the laptop, will I get windows 10 back? Or, even if it came within the laptop, it is gone forever now?
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    HP 15-da0091ne or Acer E5-576G-58ZE

    Hello I'll be using the laptop for: (Office package - Browsing - Watching Movies - Coding(ex: Visual Studio, MySQL, Oracle db..etc) - SPSS - STATA- MATLAB ) The laptop will not be used for gaming. I want it to have good overall performance, good display(ex: colors - contrast) and sturdy...
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    Unregistered network access

    What feature(s) would be used to record all unregistered (Banned or unknown) network access attempts? Could be on router or software programs?
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    Upgradation of My laptop

    Hey, I have Fujitsu A555 series. Is it can be upgradable?
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    I have 5.1 sound fore satellite tv and on demand but cannot get Netflix to play 5.1

    I have 5.1 sound on everything from tv box to Bose but l can not get Netflix 5.1 just pcm
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    i7 4770k temperature.

    Hello all. Im using the Scythe Mugen 5 PCGH cpu cooler on i7 4770k the average of CPU Package temp while gaming was 77-86C, The CPU Temp is 62-66C idle CPU Package temp is around 53-57C, the CPU temp is 47C, voltage is 1.120 and CPU is on 3,7GHz, Program im using: AIDA64. "bios set: speedstep...
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    Tt Contac 16 Heatsink giving me high temps under load

    Was going to overclock but found out even when under load @3.5(Stock) I'm getting temps at around 95c and idle 30-40c. I use 'prime95' for the stress test and 'coretemp'/'HWMonitor' for the temperatures. PC pics: https://imgur.com/a/fMUHSis (Note: I have inverted the blue fan so that it is...
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    Transfer Hard Drive to new Pc with an OS, but don't need the OS

    I want to transfer my old hard drive to my new computer. My new computer already has Window's 10 on it. It is all set up and ready to go. I want to transfer everything from my old pc's hard drive which has Window's 10 on it as well. Will putting that hard drive in my new computer cause a problem...
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    psu with gpu

    can I install geforce gtx 1050 ti with thermaltake 530w smart s???
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    Does the power supply have enough power?

    hello i want to buy gtx 660 ti would like to know if I have enough power of the power unit My spec I5 650 4gb ddr3 ram Gt 440 1 gb Power Supply 450w Hdd 500gb
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    95C Idle temps too high?

    I have a sager laptop with a 4810MQ processor. I have noticed it seems to perform a bit worse then I would like it to, and the fan is nearly always on, so I downloaded HWMonitor. Not sure if I am reading this correctly, but under CPU temperatures, it lists the following as I type this...
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    the witcher 3 pop in issue

    when im running around touaints main city npcs will pop in at around 50m im running a gtx 1080
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    Will GTX 960 work with Old motherboard?

    Hello, i Have a pretty old pc and i want a new graphics card but i dont know will it work with such a pc specs: CPU Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz Kentsfield 65nm Technology RAM 6,00GB Dual-Channel DDR2 @ 333MHz (5-5-5-15) Motherboard Foxconn 9657AA (Socket 775) PowerSupply 400w
  26. MattC231

    Should I get a M.2 cooler?

    Mainly, this: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01H0BC8FG/ref=s9_acsd_hps_bw_c_x_3_w Is it necessary? I'm getting 2 nvme M.2 drives (corsair mp500) and my board has 3 m.2 ports. 1 above the 1st pcie lane, 2nd between 1st and 2nd pcie lane, and 3rd below 3rd pcie lane. If I put the two m.2...
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    UEFI Windows 10 USB not booting, just goes to BIOs screen

    Hi everyone! I'm an extreme newbie at building computers, and for the life of me I cannot figure out what is going wrong with booting the Windows 10 USB that I have. I've consulted Google and while there seem to be people with the same problem, either they never got resolved or the problem was...
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    Planning on a new Rig [ Editing and Gaming ]

    I only need smps, processor, GPU, motherboard and RAM. This is what one of my friend suggested: Corsair vs550 smps AMD FX series 8370 4.0 ghz Asus Dual fan RX 480 4GB OC edition MSI 970 gaming motherboard kingston fury 8gb x 2 My budget is 50000 INR [ Indian Currency ] should i opt for an...
  29. PootsMaster

    DVI-D to HDMI adapter not working

    i bought the said adapter and tried to plug my hdmi monitor to it, but the monitor gets no signal and the pc doesnt recognize it. However, oddly when i tried to plug in a VGA monitor using the DVI adapter along side another HDMi adapter, the pc detected the display, but received no input signal...
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    CPU Cooler Compatibility for Cooler Master CM 590 III

    Hi All, I am in the process of choosing parts for a new PC build but am having trouble selecting a CPU cooler. The build will be a Z270 ATX / i5-7600k build, so choosing a CPU cooler is necessary. After "rigorously" assessing my case requirements, I have decided to get a Cooler Master CM 590...
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    need usb port help!!

    so ive had this computer since december. i built it all myself with used parts on ebay. sounds bad already but ive had to buy two motherboards and here is why. the first one i put in everything worked. the usb's in the back and the front of my case but my display ports didnt work. i asked a...
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    PC build 2017

    I am looking for a PC build with a budget of £350 but am willing to go over budget at a maximum of £380. So if someone could help me out as I have no idea on thing such as these.
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    Cant reach BIOS

    Hi all, My old motherboard died recently, as the VRM MOSFETs took too much heat. I have since taken all of my parts apart from my CPU to a store for testings. They all posted and came out fine. I have recently bought a new motherboard, and I have just installed it into my case with no...
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    Internal Hard drive sound

    I have a WD blue internal Hard drive of 1 TB. The hard drive makes a sound for about 30 min of starting the PC and the sound reduces later but not completely. Do I have a problem with my hard drive ?? The sound is like "putting a metal ball in a metal pipe" and inclining the pipe from left to...
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    asus rog hero viii +NVIDIA gt 740 ddr3

    Hi, I'm new to this, and I want to know if you can have an NVIDIA GT 740 DDR3 4GB, with a motherboard asus rog hero viii. While I hope to buy a better one.
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    New Laptop, replacing HDD -> SSD, Fresh W10 install, few questions before I proceed..

    I’ve been looking around for the proper way to do a fresh install of windows 10 on my new laptop, on a new SSD (NOT the M.2 kind). Just to clarify, I do not have a second drive bay, so it will be replacing my HDD, nor will I be cloning my drive (most search results concern either of these)...
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    Computer Shut Down After Launching Some Games, Power Light Blinks and Unable to Turn Back On

    So after I launch CS:GO or Battlefield 1 my computer just shuts down on its own. After it is shut down the power light blinks and the only way I can get to turn my PC back on is to toggle the power switch on the PSU and then hit the power button after it has stopped blinking from toggling the...
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    Why doesn't my Rx 480 do no not want to show screen on my projector

    Why doesn't my Rx 480 card do no not want to show screen on my projector when I plug it in my HDMI slot like the HD 5700 card?
  39. DarthYahya

    final upgrade parts suggestions PLEASE

    bearing in mind i have no real funds for a new build i need a suggestion or two...... or three. my current rig is quite old. i have upgraded and maxed out all i possibly can as im limited by my motherboard.....and finances! my rig is as follows: asus p53vm-hdmi motherboard 8 gigs ddr2 400 [4...