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Forum discussion tagged with Aspire.
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    Question Will this GPU be compatible with my slow prebuilt Acer Aspire XC-230?

    Hey all, just wondering if this GPU would be compatible with my Acer Aspire XC-230? I just want to play Civ VI, CSGO and Stardew Valley on it, no high end games. Thanks all!
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    Question Acer Aspire XC230 won't boot from USB

    Hi all, turned here because no other tutorial helped. I have an Acer Aspire XC230 desktop which I bought a few years ago. Last year I installed Linux Mint because the system was extremely slow on Windows. I would like to now reinstall Windows on the system, so I followed the instructions on...
  3. Koesherbacon

    Build Advice Moving an entire system from one case to another?

    Hi. I'm pretty new to designing and building PCs, but not to upgrading and adding hardware to existing towers and laptops. I've already upgraded and added several components such as a couple fans, two PCI devices, added RAM, replaced HDDs, etc in the tower I'll describe in more detail below...
  4. ChristianE99


    Good evening, I've recently updated my acer 6920g to windows10 but it keeps restarting without an apparent reason, mainly while I'm working with a remote desktop. I don't think the problem is related to the charger, because it doesn't show any problem while my son uses MS teams to study...
  5. Atix

    Question My laptop got into automatic repair loop, what can I do?

    Hy there! I have an Acer aspireV15 V591G, I had windows 10 on it and recently when I turned it off the automatic repair was working but I didnt want to wait for it to finish so I shut off the laptop. After all this once I tried to start the laptop, it would start automatic repair and never...
  6. Chrisjhill

    Question Acer Aspire VN7-591G Not charging or powering on after taking apart to dust

    Hi everyone, I really need some good advice here. I've been looking all over every forum I can find and it seems like anyone else with the same issue doesn't get much response. As titles states, took apart my laptop just to clean the dust out since it had been a while and my performance was...
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    [SOLVED] for how much i can sell this pc

    Hello i wan't to ask you how worth is this pc and how much i can get for it. Computer Acer Aspire XC-705 Operating System Microsoft Windows 10 Home (64-bit) Processor Intel® Core™ i7-4790 CPU @ 3.60GHz Graphics NVIDIA GeForce GTX 745 Audio NVIDIA High Definition Audio NVIDIA Virtual Audio Device...
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    acer laptop for university/etc? (5-6 years)

    Hi! I need to buy a laptop for university and daily use , there might be some demanding apps (3d design , circuit design , etc) but most configurations are ok . my problem is with build quality , I dont know if the laptops Im considering can last 5-6 years (no gaming) , since Ive heard people...
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    [SOLVED] Can I install a GPU in my Acer Aspire AXC-230?

    Hello, I own an Acer Aspire XC-230 desktop I was wondering if this PC can have a GPU such as a GTX 720 installed? I think I can see a slot for one, but I am not too certain and am new with upgrading. Thanks!
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    Question Performance issues after RAM upgrade

    I own an Acer aspire E5 572g-525v. I recently added another 8 gigs of RAM to it which had identical specs to the factory default stick except for the capacity. Now, I did run into some BSODs initially but over time they fixed themselves. As of now though, my biggest issue is the performance drop...
  11. Pythonbites

    [SOLVED] Should I upgrade my RAM or upgrade to an SSD on my Acer Aspire A315-51?

    Hello. I use my laptop for general use. No gaming except for roblox. It performs pretty sluggish even on high performance power plan when plugged in. Should i buy an SSD or an extra 4 gigs of ram for my system? I see 100% disk usage alot in Task Manager and i commonly see 80% of ram usage, but i...
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    Question Can't adjust brightness on windows 10 on my old notebook hardware upgrade

    Hello everyone, I have a 2010 Acer Aspire 5742ZG (p614g32mnkk) with original BIOS v1.01 running on Windows10 for 2 years now (original was Windows7 Home) and I have recently done the following hardware upgrades: from (original specs)... HDD 320GB 4GB DDR3 1066Mhz Intel P6100 (2.00GHz - no...
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    [SOLVED] Acer E5-571 no display after changing to uefi

    Hi,I recently tried to install windows 10 onto my Acer E5,noticing that I couldn't change my hard drive to gpt without uefi,I went to the BIOS settings and changed my bios mode from bios to uefi,after restarting my computer,the laptop won't display and the fan doesn't spin,I'm not sure what it...
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    Newegg rebate issues

    The other day i purchased a ryzen 7 2700 and an Asus rog strix X370-f gaming in a combo on newegg. Link: https://m.newegg.com/ProductList/keywordsearch?keyword=Ryzen%207%202700&InnerKeyword=Asus%20rog%20strix%20x370-f%20gaming It is no longer avaliable now, but i'm concerned with the $50...
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    [SOLVED] Gaming PC Puild

    Hi, I'm looking for suggestions on a gaming PC build that can run Rocket League at 1080p max settings with 60+ FPS. Location: United States Budget: $500
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    [SOLVED] Steam won't load on my wifi network

    Im facing the problem where everying else is woking fine on my wifi network, chrome, amazon etc. but steam is not loading at all, the steam store wont load also not downloading any game updates as well. I have decent wifi connection and everything works perfectly on it except steam. Please help...
  17. Danger-Lifter

    Question SSD vs sshd as second drive for VM run

    Hi. Guys. I have rog g501 which has SSD 128 m.2 and sshd 1tb sata 3. I am working as programmer and run virtual box with Linux on my win machine and working mostly in it. Because of main SSD is not large enough I have to run VM on my second drive sshd. And I am willing to improve performance of...
  18. Halo Diehards

    [SOLVED] Need help troubleshooting Anthem lag (no other games lag)

    Long time console gamer here, easing more and more into pc gaming. For the last year I've been playing Fortnite and Overwatch on the pc, and more recently Apex Legends, as well as beta testing Anthem and other games. I also run Halo Forge on my pc. The only game I have any problems with...
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    Question Small Question Between Ram Choices

    In my region (HK) on Newegg, there are two choices of ram I can choose from and want an opinion on which one I should go with. The first one is the GeIL EVO SPEAR 16GB (2 x 8GB): https://bit.ly/2JpPu4X The second one is the G.SKILL Aegis 8GB (I would get two of these): https://bit.ly/2FsWkCT...
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    Question Evga single fan gtx 1060 6gb 81c under load

    Hi , so its come to my attention that the gpu i foolishly bought about 2 months ago which was evgas single fan gtx 1060 6gb has a completely garbage heatsink and fan , under load it gets up to 81c which i know is a bit too hot for a gpu . What im wondering is if there is anything i can do about...