Black screen of death

Forum discussion tagged with Black screen of death.
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    Question Black screen after BIOS update

    So I've updated my BIOS. It was fine while updating but the problem is that when it needed to restart it did, but after restarting it was full black screen, no LED light on the case were showing up, keyboard and mouse don't seem to work too. I can boot into windows. My specs (if needed) are...
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    Question black screen of death

    i built a pc a couple years ago and haven’t had any problems. But recently i wanted to install macOS onto the computer on a separate ssd. I saw that my gpu (1060) is no supported on macOS. so what i did was i went into the BIOS and put the internal graphics to enabled and searched online for...
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    Question Dropping PC resulted in constant black screen of death

    I dropped my PC on it's side yesterday (silly me) and it shut off soon afterwards. The PC ran fine before this except for the occasional overheating of my CPU thanks to a janky heatsink which sometimes came lose and I had to force in place from time to time. A couple of strange things happened...
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    2070 Wont Display

    Just got the new Rtx 2070 gpu I upgraded from a 1060 6gb. The problem I’m having is the 2070 won’t display but my 1060 will.... how and why is this happening?
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    Online games cause internet to shut down.

    My internet works just fine when downloading at an average speed of 1.1mps, however, when i try to play an online game, it immediately shuts down and stops working until i close the game. This only happens with my internet, i can play fine with my friend´s network or phone internet. Please help :(
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    I5 2400s vs athlon 860k

    My friend gave me an i5 2400s and i bought an 860k wich one should i use for my gaming pc
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    Gtx 980 cooling issue?

    I recently had to RMA my GTX 980 G1 gaming for a bios swap which includes taking the cooler off most likely. I run heaven stress test and the GPU is at 65c and climbing withing the first 5mins. Do I need to re apply thermal paste or is that just normal temperature(all fans on the cooler do work).
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    60GB SSD that only shows 100MB total space

    Hello, I have a 60GB SSD drive that doesn't have anything on it. NO FOLDERS OR FILES (no hidden) and is does not have my OS on it. The problem is that it only allows 100MB on the SSD and shows the drive to be only 100MB. I tested the capacity by putting music on it and it only allowed 100MB...
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    Xbox Windows 10 App Updated, Includes Avatars, Game Hub, Custom Game DVR Controls

    The Xbox app on Windows 10 has a new update which includes custom controls for Game DVR, and the ability to send diagnostic information to Microsoft as it prepares for the app's live streaming feature. Xbox Windows 10 App Updated, Includes Avatars, Game Hub, Custom Game DVR Controls : Read more
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    asus a88x-plus wont power on

    I just got an new case, motherboard, and cpu to run with my old gts 250, 500w coolermaster psu and 16gb of ram, after plugging everything in the system will not power on, the standby power lights up and the dram error light flashes for only a fraction of a second as do the fans attempt to spin...
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    Are these parts compatiable

    PCPartPicker part list: Price breakdown by merchant: CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor (£164.39 @ Aria PC) Motherboard: ASRock Z87 Extreme4 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard (£97.02 @ Amazon UK)...
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    What is the Eyefinity equivilent for Nvidia?

    Hi guys, I currently have 2 radeon 5800's in crossfire and i use eyefinity within the Catalyst program to run 3 screens. I am in the process of speccing out a new pc, and its looking likely that i will be moving away from Radeon (which i hadnt done in years) and getting a 780TI for my new rig...