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    Question Computer Won't Post, Again

    Hey Everyone, I really need some help here. I have had my build for about a year now, no issues until the past two months. Back about a month ago I woke up one morning and the computer wouldn't boot or have any power at all. I went through some troubleshooting and replaced the PSU. Problem...
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    Question Does bit locker always ask for recovery key when connected via USB?

    Hi, I have a laptop with bit locker encryption. I replaced my hard with another non encrypted hard disk and installed fresh windows on it. Now when plug my encrypted drive via usb3 and tries to bot via it.... bit locker asks for recovery key which i can provide and boot from it. My questions...
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    Computer freeze before I can install Windows

    Specs Asus rtx 2060 rog strix Asus Rog strix z390-f gaming I5-9600k 16gb Corsair Vegence 2666mhz Samsung EVO 860 1T EVGA BR 700W Corsair Hydro H115i PRO RGB Everything is brand new. So I’ve been sitting here for about 2 hours trying to find out what is wrong but to no success. I don’t know...
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    Question PC Switching off and on Indefinitely on Power Up

    Hello, For a couple months my PC would have trouble waking from sleep or powering up. It would power up then off again repeatedly for after a couple of seconds. After around 3-6 minutes it would eventually boot and run flawlessly. No crashes, no bugs and temps are fine. Working normally. But I...
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    [SOLVED] NVMe SSD with Win10 (using PCIe adapter) not shown in BIOS, yet shown in Disk Manager

    Build: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/FPkQFt SSD added: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07M7Q21N7/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 M.2 to PCIe adapter: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B075MDH28Y/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o01_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Issue: Installed SAMSUNG 970...
  6. Robert8x

    Question Help! Laptop drives not detected?

    Hi, So I recently upgraded my laptop m.2 to a 1TB instead of 256gb. I also have a 1TB normal SSD inside. I reinstalled Windows and Ubuntu dual boot on my m.2. Everything seems fine, I start installing stuff etc, my drivers want me to restart my pc for the GPU, so I do so.... Now when the...
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    Question AsRock x570 gaming4 issue

    Hi any help appreciated. Built new PC. No GPU installed for now have tried plugging in gtx1070 problem remains , No bios screen. Everything else in order all fans working. Just can not get a display. Have tried hdmi on motherboard and 1070. Red light on motherboard on VGA sometimes stays on...
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    Question New build won't boot (no display*), Ryzen 3600 ASUS x470 Prime Pro

    I recently built my new rig: Asus prime x470 pro motherboard AMD Ryzen 5 3600 processor 16 GB ballistic sport ram 2666Mhz 550W gold EVGA power supply Sapphire Amd rx590 8gb graphics card +2 HDD and an SSD I built the whole thing in about and hour and a half, and plugged it into my power strip...
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    Question Windows takes about 6 minutes to start

    Hello everyone, thanks for taking the time to read this, It started a few months back from now, the PC seems to be booting fine, and the windows boot screen appears (This screen). That's when ... nothing happens for about 6 minutes, and then the login screen appears and everything works...
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    Question Asus z270-p won't power on - led lights are yellowish/amber

    Hello, I have the following configuration: Mobo: Asus z270-p Prime CPU: I5-9400F Cooler: Noctua NH-L9x65 RAM: HyperX DDR4-3200 16GB GPU: MSI GeForce RTX 2060 Ventus 6G OC Power Supply: be quiet! Straight Power 11 (750W) When powered up, the only thing that turns on is a yellowish/amber led on...
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    Question I did a hard reset during memory dump following a BSOD on Windows 10 and my computer does not boot. Please advise.

    Hi everyone, I was on battery, browsing the web and my laptop froze. I then pressed the ON/OFF button to do a hard reset. During this, a BSOD appeared, which made me "kill" my computer during memory dump (at 0%). I tried to reboot but my laptop is stuck on the OEM logo and then goes to BIOS. In...
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    Question I really messed up. I can't install windows.

    Hi all. I have royally screwed up. I was attempting to downgrade to windows 1803 from 1903 and in the process I've formatted both my drives and I've come to a point whenever I put in my windows usb stick it gives me the error: "a media driver your computer needs is missing...". Everytime, in...
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    Question Black Screen + crash e.g. when watching videos - even with new GPU (unable to boot with old GPU)

    Hey, i need some advice with black screen crashes of my computer mainly when i watch videos, but it happens other times aswell. Firstly my specs: 600 Watt be quiet! Pure Power L8 Non-Modular 80+ Bronze ASRock Z370 Pro4 Intel Z370 So.1151 Dual Channel DDR4 ATX Retail Intel Core i5 8600K 6x...
  14. Question Computer Stuck on ASUS Boot Screen

    Hello, I currently have a little problem with my Computer. Every other time when I press the power button, the Computer gets stuck at the ASUS Boot Screen (Image attached, taken from another user with the same problem). When I then press reset/power and restart it, there is a chance it boots or...
  15. plast0000

    [SOLVED] Those Laptop HDD caddies

    I got one of those 2.5INCH HDD caddies that mount in place of optical drives. Mounted under Windows 10, It boots fine and works fine. but after doing I/O operations and rebooting for whatever reason. It starts sabotaging the booting process. it takes Windows too long to boot. after it finally...
  16. Chebron

    Question System keeps booting from old HDD

    Hey all, first time posting on this forum. So this morning I hooked up my old laptop hard drive to my PC to try to retrieve the files off of it. However when I tried to start up my PC it was taking forever to boot which I suspected was because it was trying to boot from the old HDD. I tried...
  17. Question Changed HDDs, now my computer won't boot past BIOS

    My old HDD is a bit on the fritz (it randomly "disappears" from the computer a few times a month) and I got a new one today. When I start up the PC with the new HDD inside, it goes to BIOS instead and will not boot not matter which drive I choose to boot from, the problem stops when I place my...
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    Question Veracrypt boot order wrong after Windows Update. How to switch it back?

    TLDR I need to change the boot sequence back to having the Veracrypt bootloader being the first, and Windows' standard one afterwards, all without being able to access the BIOS. Full explanation: I run the latest version of Veracrypt and Win 10 1809 on my Acer TravelMate P2510. Windows...
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    [SOLVED] Did I Recieve a Bad Board?

    Hello, I recently built a whole new system with the exception of a power supply and graphics card (using them from a previous build). I'm having an issue where when I try to boot from my disk drive to install Windows 10 my computer freezes on my splash screen. I have tried using a retail...
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    Question PC Doesn't boot with GPU installed

    So i got my new 1155 motherboard and cpu, but there is a problem. It works fine with onboard iGpu, but when i plug in my rx460 graphics card the screen is just black, but the fans are spinning. Any ideas, Motherboard is ECS H67H2-M3 cpu core i5 2400 gpu rx460