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  1. AkiBoBaki

    Question Black screen when attempting to install Win 10 on New PC Build

    So, I have just built my very first PC and everything has gone pretty well... until I have come to the point of needing to install the OS... I can get the PC to boot, fans spin, AIO cooling the CPU etc. etc. as well as being able to successfully get into the BIOS and apply changes while i'm in...
  2. oddik

    Question I need to power-off my PC 3 times to work

    Hi all, if I normally power-on my PC, it reaches the Win10 login window. However, if I login with my user after some time loading the screen becomes black. In this state the mouse is visible and you can also open the Task Manager with key shortcuts. I have tested some solutions in the official...
  3. Camfred30

    Question BF1 BLACK SCREEN AT STARTUP- SPINNING CIRCLE

    Ok so im honestly getting so annoyed now. i have had this game for too long and it has been fine to run. then out of nowhere when i try run the game now it starts up and gives a black screen with a spinning circle and i sit there expecting it to load to the game but it never does. i have tried...
  4. S

    Question i'm having black or white screen mostly when playing games

    hi , I've had some problems with my cpu temp as you can see them in this thread https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/my-cpu-temp-is-100-c.3700840/#post-22300655 . However, one of the problems didn't go away, the black screen one . Today I did see a white screen as well( when I was in google...
  5. alesis

    Question Black Screen problem on Lenovo Yoga 900-13isk ?

    Hello everyone, I have this Lenovo Yoga 900-13isk (Intel i7, 16gb ram) that was working for a good 3 years. Now when I try to use it, the screen turns black. At first, it would only happen now and then, but as of late it does it every time I turn it on. And it's not the same way every time, it...
  6. P

    Question Black Screen While Gaming. Help Needed!

    I bought an old PC for Gaming. It was working great at start but after around 4 months the screen of PC goes Black while Gaming to be more specific, sometimes the screen hangs and I hear the weird stuck repeating sound of the game and then I cant do anything at all so I have to force turn off my...
  7. Wildman537o

    Question Main monitor keeps going black randomly. It will come back after a few seconds but then go black for a few seconds.

    I'm not entirely sure what would cause this. It happened a little while last night. The only events that I can think of that would lead to this is I recently bought a 3rd monitor a week before and have been using it without issues. But after last night it's just been going black non stop. I...
  8. B

    Question Pc blue screen and random restart issue

    Guys... I'm defeated. I've had this PC a couple of years now without any issues other than needing to reinstall windows a couple of times because you know how they can get sometimes, you just need a refresh. I want to say.... 4-5 days ago, she's been getting the "error" blue screen (while the 2...
  9. level2yeet

    Question 3070 won't install drivers properly? Software or hardware problem?

    Hello, as stated in the title, during a driver update on my gigabyte 3070 today, my monitor blacked out (as it usually does with driver updates), however it did not light up again. After 5-6min i decided to reboot. The system posted, but didnt move on from a black screen after that. I rebooted...
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    [SOLVED] Gradually worsening Black Screen, Loud Fans

    Problem started after downloading Spotify and playing a game in the background. Not very intensive games, Titanfall 2 and Minecraft would crash after 10-20 minutes or so. Disabled hardware acceleration and that temporarily fixed it for roughly 12 hours and the problem started again. Did some...
  11. Wolfxmw

    Question XFX RX 570 4GB weird problem

    Hello fellow pc enthusiasts. I have an odd problem with my GPU. A few days ago while I was playing Valorant which isn't a very GPU intensive game, my screen suddenly went black while the pc was still powered on. I rebooted the PC and found out that the GPU's fans were spinning but my screen was...
  12. J

    Question Black Screen with mouse after updating windows 10

    So I turned on my computer today after I updated it to the latest version of windows last night and I got a Riva tuner statistics server error saying something of the following "Direct3D9 components cannot be hooked right now. it is strongly recommended to restart application." after I closed...
  13. S

    Question Windows 10 Login to Black Screen with Cursor

    I have gone through many troubleshooting steps the past few days and even going as far as to try and reset my PC, but to no avail I'm stuck with this same issue after a restart or a power on. Steps tried: wsreset.exe Just gets stuck on the window. powershell reinstalling Says "initializing"...
  14. K

    Question Black Screen Crash with High Fan Speeds

    Hello everyone. I recently went out and bought me an Alienware Aurora R11 desktop, I don't know an insane amount of computers so I figured i'd play it safe and get me a prebuilt. It's a pretty nice computer, runs most popular games nowadays on medium to high at 110-120fps. But just yesterday my...
  15. L

    Question New Custom PC black flashes

    I have just built a new computer a week ago, and upon starting it and installing the drivers, the screen flashed black multiple times, and some apps showed black screens. I also got multiple blue screens. I suspected it was the graphics card which was the problem, so i ordered a new one from...
  16. billygoat99

    Question Black screen on main monitor ?

    Hello, Yesterday both my monitors were working fine, as i turned my PC on today, my main monitor just shows a black screen? I have a samsung monitor, and when i hit the button on the side which i think is calibrate, it says Analog on the top left, then switches to Digital, then my monitor works...
  17. T

    Question GPU crashes to black screen while gaming, rest of PC remains on ?

    Just built my PC, installation and set up seemed fine and the PC seems to be operating fine for normal things such as web surfing, email, ect. However when I switch to gaming (playing Total War: Warhammer 2) I can only get a few minutes into the game before the screen goes completely black and I...
  18. mranimo

    Question GPU not working and not recognized in PCIE slot...

    I have the MSI 100ME GTX960 2gb card but it's not working for a while. It just gives black screen with no signal error. It can't boot to windows. The fans and leds are working, but the GPU isn't heating up at all. I tested it with a secondary card (a GT1030) and the bios says there's no card in...
  19. AwesomeCoolDude

    Question My monitor spontaneously goes black for no apparent reason ?

    HELP! I bought a Gaming PC back in August 2020. I'm having issues with my monitor while using it ever since, for some reason my screen just blacks out spontaneously. The screen goes black without any reason while gaming(N.B MOUSE CURSOR DOES NOT APPEAR), the screen used to show me "NO SIGNAL"...
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    Question Black screen with fans max crashes.

    Hello i ve been having some problems for some weeks now with my pc. specs: Asus rampage iv extreme mobo 16 GB ram g skill + 16 GB ram mushkin i7 4820k proccessor cooled with a corsair liquid cooler 1080ti strix oc GPU Seasonic x series PSU some SSD drives and a big HDD I run a 3 screen setup...