Forum discussion tagged with Actiontec.
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    Question Actiontec ECB6000 stopped functioning after network upgrade

    I recently upgraded my home internet from Fios Quantum 75 to Fios Gigabit. In the past, I used MoCA to link the rooms by wire, utilizing the MoCA in the old Fios gateway (G1100) and two MoCA adapters in other rooms. I have an Actiontec ECB2500C and ECB6000. After getting the Gigabit gateway...
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    Question Actiontec ECB6000 MOCA setup?

    This MOCA network setup is new to me and I was giving 2 Actiontec ECB6000 adaptors (only 1 coax connection on it). I currently have Comcast as my phone/Internet/tv provider. Seems I can't upload a drawing of the layout. The main Comcast incoming line has a POE filter before the 2-way...
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    Question Sound is failing to start on boot?

    Hello again everyone!! I seem to have an issue on my girlfriend's pc. She runs windows 10 64bit Gigabyte 970a-ds3p motherboard Sapphire Radeon Pulse RX570 series What we seem to have here is an issue with the sound. We connected an HDMI tv, since we didn't have a VGA adaptor or the proper...
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    [SOLVED] Audio not working on New Build Please help

    I recently just finished my new PC. I decided to upgrade the audio from my old Logitech Z906 system to an A/V receiver and speakers and sub. I bought an Integra DTR-40.4 7.2-Ch x 110 Watts THX Networking A/V Receiver I have the new Creative Sound BlasterX AE-5 Pure Edition Zotac 1080 Ti GPU...
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    CPU stuck to heatsink

    So I was replacing the CPU cooler on my and ryzen 3 1200. And when i was trying to remove the CPU heatsink I pulled out not only the cooler but also the CPU. I've tried floss, hairdryer, isopropyl alchohal around the edge of the CPU, and I even gave it a alchoal bath for 5 min in out of ideas...
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    Cant tell if my case is compatible with my motherboard

    Hello, I'm new to this, and i was wondering, will a Gigabyte ga-ab350 gaming motherboard fit inside of a cooler master r MCW-L3B3-KANN-01 MasterBox Lite 3.1 mATX Case? Or since the ab350 is ATX and the case is mATX does that mean it wont fit?
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    Can't load drivers win 10

    Hello, I just got a new build and have no OS. Whenever I try to install win 10 I get past the key part but can get past the driver part. I have Windows 10 on a USB and a DVD r installed. Whenever I click to load driver and press on one of them. It says "couldn't find driver" or "device driver...
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    My graphics card has 2 8 pin power connectors. Do I need to connect both?

    This isnt a card i bought yet but im planning on making a PC. The Power supply only has one 8 pin wire but my graphics card has 2 ports. Is this fine?
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    Changed CMOS battery, motherboard had a brief fire

    Background: My buddy has one of these ( ) Last March I put in a new graphics card ( ) for him along with a new power supply ( A month...
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    Ryzen 7 1700 and GTX 1080 Ti underperforming massively in games

    Hello so as the title says my new rig isn't performing as well as i was expecting and i am sure this isn't all it can do. My 2 problems are in games i get pretty bad stutters and GPU usage drops especially in some areas of the game like for example in Witcher 3 i get around 90-99% GPU usage...
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    Should I get the ATI R7 360?

    Here is my system. AMD Phenom 9850 BE XIGMATEK LOKI SD963 92mm HYPRO Bearing CPU Cooler GIGABYTE GA-MA790X-DS4 Motherboard G. SKILL 4 GB UDIMM 800 MHz PC2-6400 DDR2 Memory (F2-6400CL5D-4GBPQ) G.SKILL 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 1066 (PC2 8500) CORSAIR Enthusiast Series CMPSU-550VX...
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    Ryzen 5 1400 cpu cooler not working

    Hey there please help me, i have bought a new pc Specs: AMD RYZEN 5 1400 Gigabyte GA AB350M GAMING 3 HYPER X FURY 8GB DDR4 2133mhz(8x1) - (from recent intel i3 6th gen pc) cooler master mwe 450 corsair spec 04 seagate 1tb hard disk(from recent intel i3 6th gen pc) the cpu cooler is not...
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    PC ATX case under 440mm height

    Hi! Very soon I will build a gaming PC and everything is bought except the case. I don't have enough vertical space on my desk, so the case have to be max 440mm height. I almost bought S340 Elite, but sadly it's 474mm height. I'm looking for a case with ATX form factor, big side window, good...
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    Is 2666mhz the same as 2667mhz?

    My mother board says it supports a variety of different ram speeds, including 2667 MHz, but for some reason, I can only seem to find 2666 MHz. Are those two speeds the same thing or should I go with a different speed?
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    Engineering a New Build - AMD Questions

    Is there any measurable gain of any kind in pairing a AMD gpu with a AMD cpu in a build? Specifically I am thinking about the new Ryzen and Vega AMD products.
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    $143 1TB Crucial SSD - Too good to be true?

    Hello everyone! I was looking for an SSD that wouldn't break the bank, and i found this. Crucial - 1TB Internal SATA SSD From what i have seen, a 1tb ssd normally costs upwards of $300, so I'm wondering weather this is too good to be true. I have no doubt that Crucial is a very good brand, but...
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    Not support ARC

    Hi, my lg home theater does not support Arc, but my TV does, Is there any way to get the sound of my TV through HDMI? Any suggestions please Thank you for the answers
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    looking for headset with deep pads

    I'm looking for something in style with the Razer Kraken 7.1 V2 or the Razer Man O War wireless. The downsides is that the Kraken has a mesh cloth lining on the inside of the headband which catches sweat easily and makes it hard to clean, and the Man O War's headband breaks easily according to...
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    Nvidia control panel 3d settings for GTX 980M 8GB VRAM

    I need help with my nvidia 3d settings in nvidia control panel. I have an asus G752VY with GTX 980M 24GB ram and i need to the best 3d settings for FPS games such as Overwatch or CSGO.
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    Computer turns on (Fans spin, mb beeps, leds light up) but no signal to monitor after changing bios settings

    As the title goes. This forum has helped me a lot in the past but this time I couldn't actually find anyone with the exact same problem so here goes. Thing I did: Changed bios setting for sata from AHCI to Native IDE Because: I needed to boot from a cd, the cd drive didn't show in the boot...