Forum discussion tagged with account.
  1. Slimpar

    Question Locked out of windows 10 (organization account)

    I've been using a student version of windows 10 on my home pc because it was offered for free by my university. I asked them multiple times if I would still have access to it after graduating, and they all said yes. Lo and behold when I try to log in now I get a message "you can not log in with...
  2. B

    Question Visual studio Can't login HELP

    hi so i reinstalled visual studio community and worked for a bit but than i remembered that i have to log in so i tried but it said " we could not refresh the credentials for the account the format of value ' () (Obsolete data d - do not use) is invalid " my evaluation period has...
  3. Armel_08

    My account (Armel_08) got banned for spam because i was using a VPN while creating the account. Is there any way to appeal?

    Hello there. I was trying to create an account here on Toms Hardware to try and fix an issue with my PC, and i was using a VPN while creating an account, so while my account was being checked by an admin, i apparently got banned for spamming. I think either somebody used the exact vpn...
  4. Z

    [SOLVED] The user profile service service failed the logon, user profile cannot be loaded

    I cant login to Windows 10 because this error appears on the logon screen: "The user profile service service failed the logon, user profile cannot be loaded". What i tried already: -Loging in with safe mode(wont worked) -Tried to activate the built in Administrator, and add a new user(wont...
  5. A

    Question Help with my mojang and minecraft account.

    So i have a problem with the fact that the email i used to create my minecraft and mojang account has been deleted and i do not remember my security questions that i set on it (i made it when i was maybe 10 so that's why) and i was wondering is there anything i could do to get my account back...
  6. xLuna

    can i change my username?

    i made this account just to look at one post in the forum and i dont like my username, I couldnt find an option in account settings and i want to change it to: Luna
  7. stundrah

    Question Parental Control is on Main Administrator Account

    I recently built a computer for a friend. Upon receiving his build, he switched from a local account to his Microsoft account. The problem is, his Microsoft account had parental control set on his brother's Xbox, and it seems it followed him to Windows 10, even tho his account is the main...
  8. R

    How to log into tom's hardware with google after latest update?

    I used to log into this site with google but with this new update it seems that that function is removed so how do I access my old account?
  9. D

    Help! cant find video card on pc part picker thats my build and i was wondering if this particular card would work in it/is a good card to get I cannot find it on pc part picker and I'm having a lot of trouble finding a decent gtx 1060 6gb in stock for a decent price but i found this evga 1060 6gb on...
  10. B

    Should i get the GTX 1060 6gb

    Im going to get a gtx 1060 6gb so i will need a gsync monitor but they are VERY expensive while on the other hand some freesync monitors are affordable but only work on amd cards not nvidia cards(i think) The gtx 1060 performs better than the rx 480 based on benchmarks ive read...
  11. TMalley5

    Will a 7870 bottleneck an E8400 CPU?

    Will a 7870 bottleneck an E8400 CPU?
  12. S

    Looking for dll file

    When i tried to install call of duty balck ops 2 it says XINPUT1_3.dll is missing please help me to fix this when i install direct x 9 the game opened but no sound please help me to fix this sound issue
  13. J

    Intel i7-4790k vs intel-i7-5930k for gaming

    So im doing my first gaming computer build ever. I know somewhat of the basics for which components to choose, but for gaming should I choose the processor with the more GHz (4790k- 4 core 4.00GHz) or more cores (5930k- 6 core 3.5 GHz)?
  14. J

    0164 Memory Error

    Hello I am building a computer out of left over parts from another computer, I bought some RAM that appears not to work, so I took one stick of the ram which origanlly came with the computer which is now leftovers into the machine and it appeared to work, so I am planning on using the ram from...
  15. J

    Will a USB 2.0 ports Case run with a USB 3.0 motherboard?

    And how would it run like? USB 2.0 or 3.0?