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    Laptop fan takes a long time to start working

    Hello, As the title suggests, my laptop fan takes a long time to start actually cooling down the laptop resulting in high temperatures (70-90 degrees Celsius). This problem started occurring about 3 days ago. The fan takes about 30-50 minutes to start and when the fan works, about 2-3 hours...
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    Install windows issue

    I have done a reset and also had the 99% for hours so I switched off computer. Turning on computer I get a message that says “computer stopped and restarted I expectedly or encountered an error. Windows install can not proceed. Restart computer and then restart installation.” When I press OK...
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    GTX 750 Ti Low Profile Bracket

    Can I use the GTX 750 TI Low Profile bracket on an ATX Case? I have another computer that has a GTX 750 Ti Low Profile in it, but I unfortunately do not have the Long bracket. This is the Low Profile Bracket I currently have right now...
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    Whenever alt tabbing, it takes very long and the mouse disappears

    So i recently got an external monitor for my laptop (Monitor: Acer XFA240) (Laptop: MSI GL62M 7RD) and whenever I alt tab into or out of a game, it takes 3-4 seconds to load, and if its alt tabbing back into a game, the mouse disappears and i have to navigate the menu with an invisible mouse...
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    Which GPU is better?

    Hey guys, I'm planning to upgrade my graphics card, but I can't choose which one to purchase. The 1st option is the Zotac GTX 1050 Ti OC Edition. Link: https://www.lazada.com.ph/-i102432592-s102697521.html?spm=a2o4l.order_details.details_title..50e93e17BGHvqE&urlFlag=true&mp=1 The 2nd option...
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    Start menu wont open in win10

    Installed windows 10 half a month ago, great OS, suddenly, my start menu won't open and the system was very sluggish, ran sfc scan, i got the message: Windows Resource Protection found corrupt files and successfully repaired them. Details are included in the CBS.Log %WinDir%\Logs\CBS\CBS.log I...
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    Speakers make noise (crackling, sizzling)

    Hi, This is my actual configuration: ⦁ Windows 10 Home x64, version 1709 (Fall Creators Update) ⦁ Asus-Z170-A Motherboard ⦁ Intel Core I7-7000 ⦁ 16.0 DDR4 ⦁ UR22 - Steinberg USB ⦁ Speakers Yamaha HS5 I've tried almost everything (complete installation of W10, update of all drivers, update...
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    Get past locked password on Acer notebook

    Friends laptop won't go past password it's Acer notebook her 9 year old grandson must have messed with it when he was playing on it. I'm trying to get into bios to remove Microsoft password on start up. Suggestions welcomed thank you.
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    Laptop restarts whenever i'm playing a game.

    So I just got Marvel vs Capcom Infinite and i've been playing it for awhile with no problems along with pubg. Now starting as of September 22nd I haven't been able to play either game without it restarting my whole laptop. The screen looks like something similar to this...
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    Help with wifi setup

    Hi, I want to get wifi on my computer but I can't seem to get it can anyone help me please
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    System for gaming and photo editing

    Hi all, I currently have a 2011 iMac and am looking to switch back to a PC. Not having bought a computer since 2011, lots has changed and I'm trying to educate myself to help work out what system specs would work for me best. With regards to usage, I mainly play simulation games so the CPU is...
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    External hard drive transfer speeds at 0 bytes/s

    I just bought an 8TB Seagate BackupPlus Hub to transfer all of my files from my other hard drives but already when transferring about 1.24TB from a FreeAgent Drive, the speed is at 0 bytes/s and only goes up higher than that to about 300kb for a few seconds before dropping back down to 0 every...
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    Please help me ! I burnt my Molex cable and can't find anywhere to buy one from

    So basically , I managed to plug in the cable in the wrong place and everything was perfect for 10 seconds on my first boot , fans spinned , LED's worked and after 10 seconds , I smelled molten plastic and then I saw smoke , I turned the PSU off quickly and then i saw that my MOLEX cable was all...
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    YouTube videos randomly stop playing until I restart

    I listen to music playlists on YouTube almost daily, however, if I switch to a new playlist or click on another video after some time has passed any video I attempt to play will not move. For example I can click the play button and it will reflect me doing so but the video will stay at 0:00, It...
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    Win 7 re installation from win 10

    Can use the recovery media dvd of win 7 to install it after upgrading to windows 10? And will I require a product key? P.S. i asked about the product key since, though my laptop came with a digitally signed windows my brother again activated it with kms and now it says that the license will end...
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    HP Probook 440 G4 Graphics Driver for Windows 8.1 64bit

    Hello everyone, I recently bought HP Probook 440 G4. I already have licence of windows 8.1 (64bit) so I didn't bothered buying latest OS. When I searched for drivers I found drivers of only Windows 10bit and specially DISPLAY driver does not match. Can anyone help?
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    how to correct my keybord letters

    my letter y when i touch it bring letter z and the letter z bring y
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    Just Updated to Windows 10 and am having CPU Usage issues

    I just updated to Windows 10 from Windows 8.1 where I had no problems. Upon updating I have had a problem with my CPU usage where at random times (around 3 times every 5 min) my computer freezes up and I cant do anything for between 2-10 seconds. In the task manager performance monitor utility...
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    Is this a good gaming PC?

    Hello, I was wondering if this was a good gaming PC that can run most games at 4K and very demanding games at 1440p. These are the parts: PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant CPU: Intel Core i7-6700K 4.0GHz Quad-Core Processor ($329.99 @ SuperBiiz) CPU Cooler: CRYORIG H7 49.0...
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    Monitor not showing image after few"video driver has stopped responding and has recovered" messages

    Ok so, screen turns black then after few seconds turns on again with message "video driver has stopped responding and has recovered". Sometimes it just stayed black and i had to restart pc. Worked fine but only first few times. Then after i came from holiday i turned pc on and it booted fine but...
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    GPU Rendering Stress on CPU

    If i set programs like sony vegas to GPU Render how does it stress the cpu?
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    AMD FX-8300 temps

    i have an amd fx-8300 overclocked at 4.2 and when i run prime95 and hwmonitor where do i look for my cpu tems in the cpu package or the motherboard ?
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    i7 6800K 2 cores 100% usage other 10-20% only

    Whatever game I'm playing my core 9 and core 11 are always 100% usage and all other are only 10-20%. Is this normal?
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    Something wrong with my Memory usage?

    Dear all, "Attached link is the screenshot to my resource monitor while under load, i hope this will help , do let me know if u need any other info" I have been facing this problem for a few weeks now and finally found out what was causing it but not sure why it's happening. I am using 16gb...
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    sapphire radeon nitro+ rx 470 4gb or gtx 970 4gb

    i'm confused betweent these two cards which one will run smoothly on 1080p
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    Is it worth it?

    Hey i currently have a benq BenQ RL2455HM 24" and i play games specifically csgo gta v and a lot of the latest games out, and i was wondering is getting a BenQ XL2411Z 24". thanks
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    i5 6600k + r9 280

    Hi, Im going to upgrade my pc (processor, motherboard, ram, case, hdd) this summer and im curious how big change i'll see. I'm heavy csgo player :D. I have now fx 6300 and i'll get i5 6600k. Will i notice good difference? For example in csgo? I have now very unstable fps from 150-350. Do i need...
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    Crystal Disk Info: HDD Failing?

    C6 Uncorrectable Sector Count Current: 200 Worst 198 Threshold: 0 Raw Values: 000000000091 The hard drive has been like this since I purchased it 4 years ago. This is the only sector that yellow caution symbol.
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    Looking to replace GTX660 with GTX1070

    Hello, I currently have an ASUS CG8480 (prebuilt - I know I was dumb back then) that I bought a long time ago. Its current specification can be found here: https://www.asus.com/ca-en/Tower-PCs/ROG_CG8480/specifications/ But in summary here is what I have -> Motherboard - Intel Z77, Video card -...
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    4171mhz i5 3550 Cpu overclock

    Hey guys just looking for some thoughts on this, i overclocked my i5 3550 to 4171mhz with my Asus p8z77-v lx through the bios by raising the blck to 107. and a few other tweeks I have a hyper evo 212 cooler and will monitor my temps but i am not to worried. I see lots of programs like unigine...
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    What mic setup would you buy with $100?

    I'm in the market for a new microphone and was wondering what you would spend on a mic with $100
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    So 3 x34 predator setup

    Do I run 2 1080gtx in sli or do I run 3 of them one for each monitor?
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    3 different graphic cars which is best for gaming

    i am considering buying one of this 3 graphic crads and im not that good at finding out which is best for using when gaming and which fits best with the other parts of my computer ASUS STRIX-GTX980TI-DC3OC-6GD5-GAMING ASUS STRIX-R9390-DC3OC-8GD5-GAMING (8 GB) ASUS STRIX-R9390X-DC3OC-8GD5-GAMING...
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    the upgrade doesnt want to download

    so i tryed to upgrade my windows 7 to windows 10 and it just doesnt want to download ... i let it on for about 3 hours and it does nothing it just says "download started" http://i.imgur.com/DrdswL1.png
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    Random low FPS

    hi, i have a gaming system that i have been using in its current state for almost 3 ysrs, it is a i5-2400 on a z68 gigabyte motherboard, with a galaxy gtx 660 gc gpu, 8 gb ram a 256 samsung 850 evo and a 1 tb hardrive where all my games are installed, running on a fresh install of windows 10...
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    what is my refresh rate, i have an AMD Radeon HD 7700 series

    Iam trying to find my refresh rate for my graphics card as i want to get the smoothest gaming possible.
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    HP PSC 1410 software

    Where can I get the software for my HP PSC 1410 All in One Printer, Scanner, Copier? The printer is in use and the original CD was stolen by a computer mechanic whom I cannot find afterwards. Please help me to get the soft for my printer. <personal Info Removed by Moderator>
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    Msi VS Msi

    Which GPU should I get and is there a major difference? GPUS: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127832&cm_re=msi_gtx_970-_-14-127-832-_-Product http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127850&cm_re=msi_gtx_970-_-14-127-832-_-Product Thanks! Thanks so...
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    BenQ - RL2455HM

    What HZ is this monitor? I can't seem to find it anywhere
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    Dell Latitude D800

    I can get my laptop to boot up in safe mode - trying to get to register from c: