Forum discussion tagged with 7.
  1. L

    [SOLVED] Logitech external webcam video not working

    Hi everyone, Just posting here briefly - will elaborate tomorrow. I have a very annoying problem that I cannot figure out. I have had an external webcam by Logitech for years (HD C310) and until I reinstalled Windows 7 a few months ago, the audio has been working impeccably, but it only shows...
  2. noobofnoobs

    Question Windows 7 Professional

    This might be a dumb question but a friend of mine gave me a key for windows 7 professional OEM. But i have no idea if that key is for a 32 bit or 64 bit. Is there a way to find out what it is exactly, or does it support both ? I've installed a program called Microsoft PID checker to see if the...
  3. Discussion Help please to install windws 7

    Greetings to all Internet users and users of this great forum, by means of this I request you to be kind enough to help me with a problem of installation of Windows 7 Ultimate Operating System 64 bits on an HP brand PC model 280 G3 SFF of Reduced Form with Processor I7 of Eighth Generation with...
  4. ANTOND.

    [SOLVED] Extreme overheating

    Hey guys. I just bought a new PC. I chose the components and let the shop build it for me. They already installed the system there. I have AMD Ryzen 5 2600. In idle state, the processor has a temperature of 80°C. When I was playing "The Crew 2" (Ultra settings, full hd, stable 60 fps) the...
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    Can I plug ARGB fans directly into motherboard without using a controller (CM H500M)

    Hey I have the Coolermaster H500M case and the Gigabyte Z390 Master motherboard. The Coolermaster H500M come with a ARGB fan controller as seen in these two pictures one and two. My motherboard has a Digital LED Header seen here. I am wondering if I could just bypass the H500M controller...
  6. henrytcasey

    Apple’s Original Shows Coming Free to iPhones, Apple TVs

    iPhone and Apple TV owners will get Apple's original TV programming for free, in a new service coming to iOS and tvOS in 2019. Apple’s Original Shows Coming Free to iPhones, Apple TVs : Read more
  7. T

    Question about new GPU

    Hi there. So im looking at buying a new gpu. MSI VGA Graphic Cards RX 580 ARMOR 8G OC. Says recommended power is 500w. If my current power supply is 600w. Do i need upgrade my power supply or am i good to go?
  8. W

    Looking For Component Upgrade Suggestions (Gaming)

    Current specs are a GTX 970 OC (+175 core clock OC and +325 memory clock OC) , i5 4690k (4.5ghz OC with watercooler) and 12 gb ram. I play at 1080p 144hz and struggle in some games to stay at 144fps+ i wanna upgrade my system to the point where i shouldn't have any problems reaching 144+ frames...
  9. M

    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...
  10. N

    Fast, Secure, and private DNS - which one?

    I am trying to determine whether I should change my ISP DNS (comcast) to something else. It seems that there is a trade off between speed, security, and privacy. Of course I woudl like to maximize all. I am concerned about Comcast now allowed to use my DNS data. However, I am not sure whether...
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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
  12. 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...
  13. ScrappeyDP

    CPU Overheat? 1700x & GTX 1080 Ti w Cryorig H7 Cooler - Premiere Pro / Encoder System Crash

    I built a system for Video editing but I am having issue with the Render causing my system to crash. I have CUDA set on and think it has something to do with the CPU temps because as soon as I try to render my CPU temps will shoot up into the high 80 degrees C. Is it possible my H7 Cryorig...
  14. V

    Error trying to install games - the file 7z.dll was not found!

    Hi! I've seen a few people with this issue around but yet to find a fix, getting the error : Internalerror:extracttemporyfile: the file 7z.dll was not found! I've tried reinstalling 7zip, pasting the 7z.dll to various places etc but no fix found! Any advice? anyone else had this? Thanks!
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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...
  16. D

    Driver to connect

    connect Maxtor 3200 to a Win10 pc
  17. 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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    6500 or 7600k?

    Should I buy a pre used i5 6500 or a new i5 7600k for gaming? Pre used cost 150 dollars and the new one is 250. Is there any diference in performance in games like Battlefield 1, Just Cause 3 and Watch dogs 2? Is it worth the extra 100 bucks? Thanks
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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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    Am I right in blaming the PSU?

    I've been having Hard Drive issues - the drive not showing up (in BIOS or Windows), the drive showing up but not being able to read/write, that sort of stuff. The drive is a WD Black. I chucked in a WD Blue, and although it worked fine for a while, it eventually started behaving the same. The...