bricked

Forum discussion tagged with bricked.
  1. T

    Question gtx 660 bricked after flashing vbios

    Today i bricked my gpu. (Gigabyte gtx 660) Long story short, i had some issues with its performance, and since reinstalling the drivers with DDU didn't solve the problem, i decided to flash vbios (yeah i know I'm stupid) I don't know if I even did it right, but i downloaded it from the...
  2. Question R7 370 Repairing (almost there!)

    Hi guys! I'm trying to repair a dead MSI R7 370 Gaming 4gb GPU. I didn't find any shorts and I think the voltages look good (pictures below). I have experience in electronics, but a first timer in diagnosing PC/GPU stuff. What would be the next step/measure/check? Maybe flashing the Bios to be...
  3. J

    Question Bricked Bitlocked Dell Venue 11 how do I fix it?

    So my father may have effectively bricked a dell venue 11 he got off of ebay. He was trying to get around the Bitlocker and he believed the solution was to delete the hard drive. Needless to say that was a terrible Idea, it can no longer do system restore nor can it even factory reset, I cannot...
  4. Simpo35

    Question Is my motherboard bricked?

    Hello all, I apologise in advance for any lack of information as I’m pretty bad with all this stuff. A few months ago my younger brother hit the restart button on my computer and since then I’ve had no output to my monitor or any USB devices. I have asked around and it is suspected that it is a...
  5. Question Not getting image after replacing bios chip

    My motherboard's bios died about a month ago, when I tried to update the bios, but it failed. It got my pc stuck in a boot loop, I pressed the power button, but it turned off about a second later everytime. I tried removing the cmos battery, using the clear bios pad, but nothing worked. I...
  6. Rupton0808

    Question Updated motherboard has caused it to brick?

    I am fuming. I bought a second motherboard to replace my last 'bricked' one. I have done everything in my power to complete a bios update safetly. It booted into the bios and I started the update. It then for some reason decided to shut down, there was no power loss, but will now not restart...
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    [SOLVED] Bricked 1080ti bios - Nvflash - Adapter not accessible or supported EEPROM not found skipping - Detecting GPU failed - Expection Caught

    Hi guys, I'm hoping you can help me out. I recently bought a faulty Asus Strix GTX 1080ti from ebay which doesn't display a image. It still has its warranty sticker on so has never been taken apart, and I've looked at the bios on NVflash and believe its been bricked by the previous owner maybe...
  8. Gus Gearloose

    Question Ryzen 7 3800 on Gigabyte Aorus 570 Elite: no USB power, no screen

    Hello there, on a fateful day in August I decided to switch from Intel to AMD. So I bought myself an AMD Ryzen 7 3800 CPU plus motherboard, first a MSI branded with x570 and a Scythe Mugen 5 cooler. I reused my old RAM (2x8 GB Viper 2133 Mhz CL14, never any problem on Intel) and my Geforce...
  9. ozzy_7

    [SOLVED] I think I just bricked my netbook...

    Ok, I really fudged up this time. I was attempting to downgrade from Windows 10 Professional to Windows 7 Ultimate on my Acer TravelMate B-115M. I'd done it several times before on different PCs, laptops and netbooks. I wanted to do as fresh and clean of an install I could do, so I chose...
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    Question Asus laptop black screen after firmware update

    So I decided to clean my laptop so i took everything out and washed the dust off. After I reassembled everything again it said that the dedicated gpu - 520mx wasn't detected.. nor nvidia control panel could detect it, nor device manager. So I though that if i update the bios it would fix it...
  11. R

    Question Laptop bricked? While upgrading to Windows 10

    My laptop (Samsung NT305V5A-S4PB) was turned off while updating to Windows 10 during battery power and need help fixing it. The laptop was running Windows 7 Home Premium K OA and I decided to update to Windows 10 on the Microsoft Windows 10 installation tool. Which I had to delete my graphics...
  12. editor1

    Question How do I know if the stock ROM I downloaded is safe ?

    Hi I bricked my phone and now I need a ROM for my on5 g550t1. I spent over 20hr over the past 3 days trying to find/fix the ROM. Many stock ROM's I try'd would fail. I used ODIN. I don't remember witch of these I used that worked ; G550T1UVU2AQC4_6.0.1_4File_USA Metro PCS (folder with AP, BL...
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    Question I believe my computer is bricked.

    Specs: i7-8700k GTX 2080ti SATA & HD combo (forgot the sizes) Things to know: I overclocked my computer a while ago and reset the settings to default after it failed. I updated my WiFi chip’s driver I let applications like vrserver.exe and realm.exe bypass to my system folders. I tried and...
  14. Question PC 'boots' to glitched screen, Is it a corrupted BIOS? How can I fix it?

    A sequence of issues has ended up bricking(?) my PC. I assume this a BIOS issue but I am not sure. I'd be very grateful to anyone who could help me resolve this problem, or even just explain why this has happened if a solution is not available. Much more information below: Running Windows 10...
  15. Pierre Vonderwoodsen

    Question ROG Crosshair VII not posting.

    Hi all, First the specs; Corsair RM1000x AMD Ryzen 2700x AMD Radeon VII 32gb Corsair Dominator 3000mhz CL15 1TB Samsung 970 EVO Asus ROG crosshair hero VII Cooler Master SL600m So I've been running into a no post issue; no qcode no indication LEDs no fans only "CPU not ready" LED when on...
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    Question Bricked your TP-Link Archer C50 V3 and cannot find a solution? Here's one fully explained and active!

    Hello internet travellers! I hope this post goes a long way since I haven't found a single tutorial around the Archer C50 V3 model being bricked, so I decided to make my own. If you have bricked your router by installing wrong firmware or by losing power during an upgrade and it cannot turn on...
  17. J

    [SOLVED] I think I might have bricked my motherboard

    So last sunday I decided to play some Apex Legends matches with friends and my PC crashed. I built it 2 years ago and didn't switch components since. It never went through a crash until this week. The day before I had updated most drivers (AMD, Intel Rapid Storage & other drivers updated) but...
  18. ultra3950

    Question PLEASE HELP bricked pc CANT BOOT INTO WINDOWS 10

    i installed the MSI GAMING APP and clicked on the gaming mode it told me to restart and i did i came back about 15 minutes later and it was still on loading windows, i didnt think much about it but i became frustrated but i have no clue where to go. I can boot into my bios I tried booting into...