Forum discussion tagged with Aspire.
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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...
  3. 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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    Question 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...
  6. dib18684

    Question AMD Frame freeze but game is running

    Hello, I am experiencing frame issue with tropico 6 as its frame not updating on screen. But the game is running fine in back ground. When i am recording video using fraps the video is showing perfectly smooth. buit the display frame is stuck at a single frame. Any suggestion to fix it? I am...
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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: It is no longer avaliable now, but i'm concerned with the $50...
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    Question 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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    Question 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...
  10. 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...
  11. Halo Diehards

    Question 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): The second one is the G.SKILL Aegis 8GB (I would get two of these):
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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...
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    Question VMware Workstation Pro - USB PROBLEM "Unknown Error"

    I Can not connect any USB Please Help....
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    Question Monitor going to deep sleep

    Hi I'm hoping you guys can help, My monitor is going into deep sleep mode instantly when I launch any game. I tried using Ugine to stress test it and as soon as it starts, the monitor goes into deep sleep and I can't wake it up without a hard restart. The PC keeps on running in deep sleep...
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    [SOLVED] Is it normal?

    Hello guys, In the Upper of my screen there is black line is that normal? Yes I can't get my cursor on it I have checked my resolution its 1920x1080 (recommended) My screen link:
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    Question Cannot get my old user

    So I recently just bought some new parts for my Gaming PC, I bought a new CPU and Motherboard, the issue is every time I boot the system up, it comes up like normal till the sign in/log in part at the beginning where I have my fathers old user account but not the new account I use, I did not...
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    Question Best gaming pc for £500? P

    Hi my girlfriends brother is looking for a gaming pc that will be used to play games such as fortnite and apex legends etc.. and I offered to help him as he had no clue into gaming PCs. He also wants to use it for school work and stuff like that Would there be any prebuilt, pretty powerful...
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    Question Does encrypting an Android phone also encrypt old, deleted files?

    I'm going to be selling my phone soon. The advice seems to be to encrypt it then perform a Factory Reset. But does the whole internal memory get encrypted, or just the current, visible files? If so, surely that leaves old, deleted files recoverable.
  20. Jimcuchim

    Question CPU stuck at 0.40 GHZ when on High Performance

    I have a i5-8520u 4GB of RAM No graphic card And a 256GB SSD. I noticed huge amount of lag when playing games last week and found out that my cpu is capped at 0.4GHZ whenever I switch to balance or High Performance. In power saver, the speed gets up to 0.80 GHZ. I restored every default...