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  1. M

    [SOLVED] LL 3190T as second monitor with DisplayPort to VGA adapter Windows 10 does not work

    Hi, Long story short: bought new PC with Manli GTX 1660 Super Gallardo (it has 1x DisplayPort, 1x HDMI and 1x DVI-D), can't use my working monitor (I made sure it still works) with a VGA to DisplayPort adapter. Need some help with finding a solution. Already tried to reinstall drivers...
  2. H

    [SOLVED] Front Audio Jack is Broken

    I can't connect my headset in the front anymore because the audio jack stopped working. I hear the sound only in one speaker, so I have to use the auido jack that's on the back. But I want to use my speakers and my headphones in the same time, I don't want to keep plugin and unplugin, so I want...
  3. A

    [SOLVED] 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...
  4. kris_hm

    Question Why doesn't my usb type c port display video?

    I have an asus z390-A motherboard, it has 1 usb 3.1 type c gen 1 port on the back. According to what ive been reading and what i understand, i should be able to use a type c to hdmi adapter in this port and connect a monitor to it, right? If not please tell me, ive been googling for a couple...
  5. S

    [SOLVED] Code 12 (not enough free resources) on wifi adapter

    The last couple of weeks I've been having some problems with my wireless network adapter, where sometimes the device does not start correctly, resulting in my computer (running Windows 10) having no internet connection. The wireless adapter is an Intel AX200 on a PCIE adapter (Gigabyte...
  6. V

    [SOLVED] Sync issue with HDMI to VGA adapter?

    Well, it's been a lively day trying to fix the following issue: When I plug an HDMI to VGA adapter into the HDMI port of my Acer Nitro 5 (AN515-42) to connect to a VGA only Samsung S19B150 monitor, the display works fine for a minute, after which it develops a weird pattern that I can only...
  7. T

    [SOLVED] 6 to 8 pin adapter or new psu?

    I'm about to buy a gtx 1660 super, but my psu has 1x6 pin and no 8 pins. I don't know much about electricity, cables or power supplies. can I connect my 6 pin to the 8 pin? should I buy an adapter or a new psu and which one? I've been using the psu for about 3 years and didn't have any issues...
  8. Q

    [SOLVED] Is 1x6 pin to 2x8 pin adapters safe?

    I'm about to buy an rx 570 wich needs 1x8 pin, but my power supply only has 2x6 pin. I know that the 1x6 pin to 1x8 pin is not that safe, and the 2x6 pin to 1x8 pin is better, but I just can't find any in my country (Hungary) and if I want to buy 1, I have to buy it on Amazon, but it has the...
  9. P

    [SOLVED] Will DP to VGA Adapter work propperly?

    Hello. I have a little problem. My GPU (GTX 1660 S) has output of only HDMI and DISPLAY PORT, but my monitor is VGA. So I decided to buy and adapter from DP to VGA. So the adapter's DP version is 1.1a, but my GPU's DP version is 1.4 . So is that not a problem ? Sorry for bad English :D
  10. [SOLVED] White noise/hissing from in-ear headphones

    Hello, I have KZ ZSN PRO earphones. I'm listening to music from Spotify on my Lenovo P2 Android phone. My ears are so sensitive that I can't stand the disturbing distortion. When it is too quiet and I lowered down the volume, it is more unbearable. The hissing is less when I plug it to my PC...
  11. DaPro_Skillz

    [SOLVED] Can I use two mesh wifi systems at once?

    I used to have Google Home’s Wifi mesh system but I recently switched to Orbi. Orbi mesh points don‘t have ethernet ports and I was wondering if I could use Orbi and Google Home mesh systems at once. (I have Verizon FIOS 300mbps wifi, if you’re wondering)
  12. T

    Question Screen Flickering, Which Gets Worse With High GPU Usage

    Hi, so I recently bought a used PC to replace my old main one. The PC was acquired from my friend, who wouldn't ever sell anything even slightly broken. It is also important to mention that I use a HDMI to VGA adapter because my monitor only supports VGA. (Philips 192EL) So here is problem from...
  13. N

    Question Wifi Adapter Going Bad ?

    I have had a Dual Band AC600 USB Wifi Adapter for a better part of 4 years and its been having a few connectivity issues lately. Coinsidentally the problems started when i upgraded my internet package and got a new router to complement higher bandwith i would be provided (100MBits/s). The Router...
  14. samurai7222

    [SOLVED] Is it safe to use 2 molex to 8 pin adapter??

    So I'm thinking of buying the rx 570 for upgrading my pre-build but my psu doesn't have any 6 pin or 8 pin connectors but it does have 2 spare molex connectors so is it safe for the gpu to use a molex to 8 pin adapter because I can't buy a new psu because I'm very tight on budget.
  15. E

    Question HDMI to VGA adapter. Will I have sound?

    I am considering buying a new PC. The GPU is GTX 1650 Super which has HDMI port. On the other hand my monitor only has VGA port. My question is: If I buy a HDMI to VGA adapter (without an audio cable) will I have sound because some adapters comes with audio cable. I don't know what is that...
  16. M

    Question What mobo to choose for this build?

    Hey. My specifications are as follows: I was considering to purchase a 500GB SSD and replace the 1TB HDD but I needed a PCIe - M.2 converter for the SSD, since my ancient mobo doesn't support newer models. But then I thought investing in a more up to date motherboard might be more efficient...
  17. S

    [SOLVED] Is it safe to plug my computer into a rusty/corroded 3 prong wall adapter?

    I'm kind of a noob at all this electric stuff, so I bought some new speakers and I had reconfigure the way I plugged my things in. Basically, I got a power strip (15A 120V) that has one pc, 2 monitors and some speakers. While the other slot on the wall has a pretty old wall adapter (15A ,120V...
  18. I

    Question lly mistake that may have screwed everything up. IDE HDD not detected on the USB 3.0 to IDE/SATA adapter

    I just received a softmodded fat PS2 today and everything was working well. It came with a Mcboot memory card with the latest OPL installed and the official sony network adapter with a 80 GB IDE HDD. However, the games installed were not really my cup of tea so I bought a USB 3.0 to IDE/SATA...
  19. G

    [SOLVED] Why is my adapter from HDMI to DVI D not working?

    So I have a monitor flatron l1960tr and it has dvi d and d sub ports and my graphics card is gtx 1650 palit gaming pro and it only has hdmi ports, so I bought an adapter from HDMI to DVI D and my monitor can not detect it, it just says “check signal cable”. Can someone help me please, my...
  20. C

    Question GPU not showing in Display Adapters im Device Manager

    Hello everyone, I have an MSI laptop with a GTX 1050 Ti and even though the graphics card shows up under Graphics Cards in the Device Manager, it doesn’t show up under Display Adapters. Also, when I look up the ‘Generic PnP Monitor’, it uses the internal graphics card (Intel HD Graphics 630)...
  21. rommelgt

    [SOLVED] No Signal on monitor

    Hi community So i have a desktop PC with the following specifications: Ryzen 5 2600 GTX 1050 TI AMD A320M-S2H V2 with 8GB RAM I used it for almost a year to be fine. But recently, i experienced having no signal on my monitor. I observed that it is booting up properly since I hear the beep...
  22. S

    [SOLVED] Looking to get wifi on the Gigabyte B365M D3SH Motherboard.

    Hello, So i recently received my first prebuilt PC and it came with the GigabyteB365M D3SH LGA 1151 Motherboard, I just launched windows and got it going. Honestly, i was unaware that it wouldn't be wifi ready which I expected it to be. According to the motherboard specs and reviews that i've...
  23. [SOLVED] Question about Molex to SATA cables

    I am aware of the old adage "Molex to SATA, lose all your data." but I don't have enough money for a good PSU at the moment, so I have no choice but to use one of these adapters. I understand that I should buy the punchdown-type cables instead of the molded ones since the latter always ends up...
  24. C

    [SOLVED] Swapping ac adapter on psu

    Hello all, I have just bought a corsair cx550w for my PC and all is fine apart from the plug is too short. Would it be safe to swap this out for another adapter from my old PC - an older dell PSU from a prebuilt - which is longer? The wattage level both state 250v on the plug so I thought it...
  25. ThaStrangr

    Question Asus USB-AC53 Nano (Code 56)

    I purchased an Asus USB-AC53 today and downloaded/installed the drivers from the Asus website (as my disc drive is busted), and was promptly met with this: "Windows is still setting up the class configuration for this device. (Code 56)". I have been working on this for an hour and CANNOT figure...
  26. foxfries

    [SOLVED] what kind of adapter to use for an old 2,5" IDE notebook harddrive?

    the problem is as follows: for quite some years i've had the intent to somehow gain access to my oldest hard drive, which i used in my first laptop until it broke about 10 years ago. now i've been occupied for a good while but i finally started looking into it again and it seems there are quite...
  27. RTX 5700 Super

    [SOLVED] Has anyone used a HDMI to DVI adaptor before, did it work?

    Hellos! I have a lcd monitor that uses a DVI connection, however I am interested in getting a video card that requires at least an HDMI connection. Has anyone personally used a HDMI to DVI converter, or a cable to get around this issue? Did both the monitor and video card work fine? I don't...
  28. Droidfreak

    [SOLVED] Is there an L-form (90 deg) adapter for the USB 3.1 Gen 2 FP connector?

    On my Maximus XI Hero mobo I have a said front panel connector, number 10 on the board layout (U31G2_2), it looks like that and is located near the right edge of the board. I use it to power the front USB-C port on my Strix Helios case. The problem is that the cable is immediately routed...
  29. WhatHapen

    [SOLVED] 2 x 6 pin psu into 8 pin gpu

    Hey guys. I recently got a new graphics card (Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660, upgraded from an AMD Radeon R9 200 series) and I noticed that it has an 8-pin power supply input, while I only have two 6-pin outputs. Would it pose a problem if I just plugged one of the 6 pins into it, leaving two exposed...
  30. Cubeeee

    [SOLVED] Internet problems

    Hi everyone reading this, I recently finished building my new gaming rig, and it’s going really well so far. The mb Is an Aorus Z390 ultra, and I’m fairly sure it has built in WiFi. I’ve downloaded all of the drivers that are recommended, Yet whenever I try to connect to a wireless network it...
  31. C

    [SOLVED] Wireless Adapter Recommendation

    Recently I switcted from my gaming laptop to a desktop computer. Pulling a cable to my room is not possible so I need to get a wifi adapter that is as good or better than my laptop's internal one so I can continue to play online games without high pings or disconnections. This is my laptops...
  32. almo89


    Hello, everyone. This is not so much a How to but it's where its best placed among the thread types. TL;DR at the bottom. So I have a PC with Windows 10 Pro (64bit) and a GTX 970 card, and recently got a LG smart TV. After that I bought a HDMI cable to connect them, and to my surprise, the...
  33. B

    [SOLVED] E-sata + Usb 3.0/3.1 HDD dock.

    I've been looking for a kind of specific HDD/SSD dock. As all of my computers now have Usb 3.1, and one has USB 3.1 Gen 2, I figured its time to update my internal to external storage adapter. My laptop also has an e-sata port. So I am looking for a preferrably dual 2.5/3.5in. HDD/SSD dock, that...
  34. 1

    [SOLVED] 100hz through Dvi-d to Hdmi/DP? Please Help

    ok i have a dvi-d only Graphics card, my monitor is a 165hz screen but its only hdmi and dp but ive had an old dvi to hdmi adapter for a while so ive been using that (btw info u dont need to know but im saying anyways is that the monitor was a present and im a low budget gamer and i was not...
  35. Fairlady

    [SOLVED] GTX 1050ti - DisplayPort to HDMI, would i need active or passive adapter?

    First time posting, so i apologize if theres any mistakes if theres any. And english isnt my primary language, so sorry for possible grammar mistakes. So i have a Gigabyte GTX1050ti 4GB Windforce OC Edition with 3 output : HDMI, DisplayPort, and DVI. And recently im thinking to pick up 2 new...
  36. A

    [SOLVED] Fresh windows install no network detected

    Hey people. Just recently a friends' laptop had a hard drive failure due to a windows update so we decided to do a fresh install of windows (8.1 x64 bit). The installation went by fine but he accidentally made the install twice because he forgot to switch back the boot priority to the hdd so the...
  37. S

    Question Using External HDD with USB-to-Ethernet adapter

    So I'm trying to setup an continuous backup plan. I need the following features in it: Act as NAS (a storage device connected to my router through Ethernet) Act as external HDD which I could connect directly to my laptop through USB (without requiring a separate power source) Budget friendly...
  38. R

    Question USB A 3.1 header adapter

    I've been looking to replace my current case with a nicer one and the new case I've selected has USB A and USB C but my motherboard only supports USB A. Is there an adapter where I can adapt my usb 3.1 A header to USB A and C? (I've only been able to find USB A 3.1 to USB C adapters)
  39. M

    [SOLVED] Can I get Bluetooth functionality on this motherboard with an adapter?

    Hello, I have a custom built gaming PC from a few years ago. After checking the information about the motherboard, there doesn't seem to be built-in support for Bluetooth. I want to get it working via a USB to Bluetooth adapter for my headphones (which I want to use wirelessly). The PC is...
  40. N

    [SOLVED] MSI Z97 Gaming 5 & SSD NVMe with Adapter and Graphics Card

    Hello, I'm new in this forum and I have a question regarding the compatibility of the title's components. I have the following configuration: MSI Z97 Gaming 5 motherboard with these specifications: PCI Express: 3 x PCIe 3.0 x16 slots, (support x16, x8/x8, x8/x4/x4 modes) 4 x PCIe 2.0 x1...