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Forum discussion tagged with burn.
  1. Z

    Question P4 connector burnt

    Motherboard- Intel DG33FB RAM- Transcend 2 GB Processor - Intel Core 2 duo (LGA 775) PSU- Intex ATX 2.03 450 WATT I have been running this system for the past 13 years. For the past few days, my system was randomly switching off on its own after a few minutes of usage. I blamed RAM for it and...
  2. [SOLVED] Monitor seems "burned" and "glitchy" through Displayport, but works just fine in HDMI.

    I got a Samsung LC32JG50QQNZA Series Curved 32" which is just a little over 2 years old (and therefore, out of warranty). It's connected to a EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Super Black Gaming GPU along with two other monitors, one connected to HDMI and another connected to another DP. Image: You can...
  3. Z

    [SOLVED] Did my laptop burn?

    I was just watching some youtube on my Latitude 3189, it randomly shut itself down like all power was unplugged. I had the charger connected and the battery was still like 70%. It smelled like it burnt. I have no idea if I can use it safely. Will it boot up like normal or will the battery or...
  4. SilverPigtail

    Question I did a mistake and my CPU got to 80º C ?

    Hi, The last tuesday I cleaned my pc and install my new RTX 3070. Everything was fine since I noticed that my AIO's water pump wasn't plugged to the power (yes, I know what you're thinking). In that moment my cpu's temps reached 81º. I immediately turned off the pc and reconnected the pump to...
  5. lofej

    Question damaged pins/pads on i7 7700, burned? short circuited?

    Hello, I was hoping to find answer but coulnd find a relatable topic so i made this. So, I got this CPU Intel i5 7700, from a friend..who used it for a while then made an upgrade, MBO/CPU, so sent me this CPU, he says have no idea what happend so I cant say first handed what happend to it...
  6. J

    [SOLVED] Burn marks on 3080?

    Hey, just wondering if anyone can tell me what these marks are View: https://imgur.com/gallery/0UctjAQ .
  7. M

    Question Cant boot after CPU replacement

    Hi, Today I have just upgraded my CPU from r3 2200g into r5 2600x . After I installed the CPU, I tried booting the computer but now it does not work. Before the replacement, everything worked just perfectly. Cables are great too. Key notes: -Diag Speaker makes 1 long and 2 short beeps (not...
  8. klamx

    [SOLVED] 1080 SC GTX EVGA Caught on smoke almost on fire

    Hello, yesterday I had a problem, and I burned my card and I wanted to find out what happened, if my computer is safe or is I really likely to burn another card. The thing is the following I have many doubts and I would like answers to this. And I want the community to give me good answers and...
  9. J

    [SOLVED] PSU Issue?

    Hi All, I couple weeks ago I purchased an Ibuypower PC (I regret this decision now) and early this morning, around 1AM, I woke up to a strong burning smell and noticed smoke coming from the computer. I immediately unplugged everything and let the computer sit for a bit. After plugging it back...
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    [SOLVED] Gigabyte ax370 gaming k5 suddenly fried?

    I recently lost my motherboard that is an ax370 gaming k5 by gigabyte. I have no idea what caused it. I hadn't overclocked ram, cpu or gpu. My system just blacked out and when I tried to turn it on again I could see smoke coming out from the motherboard (area between the back USB slots and the...
  11. Question 1080 ti vga 2x8pins looks like this, what to do

    Hello, I am currently having a problem with my gtx 1080 ti gpu. Over the last week i have had black screens and my gpu fans would spin at 100%. After i'd restart my pc I get constantly this message: "please power down and connect the pcie cables for this graphics card" I tried plugging it out...
  12. J

    Question My GPU burnt, is it beyond repair ?

    My EVGA GTX 1080 FTW just burnt a few days ago. To give you context, i bought this model in 07/2016 and it burned on me on 12/2018, so the card was still on its 3 years warranty. I received a replacement for it, same model, it just burned AGAIN on 06/2020, so only 1 year and 6 months after i...
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    Question I think my socket/stabilizer killed 2 of my Pc's..

    Yesterday me and my cousin were installing a new cpu in his pc. When everything was done, he plugged the pc in the same stabilizer he uses everyday and the screen in a new socket extension he bought. The pc kept turning on and off, so we took the pc to a specialized store and the technician...
  14. L

    Question So i turned on Burn-in Mode.....

    I have never seen anybody ask this question ever because I'm pretty sure nobody ever has turned on this mode before by themselves. I had just built a new PC but it wasn't working. I wasn't getting any signal to the monitor. I thought it was my monitors fault so I went into the monitors settings...
  15. Safarcikm

    [SOLVED] Gtx 1080ti - Just got scamed, burnt parts (Can it be FIXED?)

    Hello, so I just bought used Asus GTX 1080ti Turbo, claimed to be fully functional... Well after recieving package, I´ve decided to clean cooler and found on PCB burnt parts. I haven´t try to plug the card yet so maybe it still works just not with all memory or Idk (probably not). Well the...
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    [SOLVED] PC Shuts off with Burnt Smell but Still Starts and No Burnt Smells Afterward

    Hello guys! I really need some help here. This is making me really nervous. So, last week my PC shutdown by itself. It has happen before because of bad weather, but this time it did and it started to smell like burnt. I was playing a video game when it happened. I unplugged it and left it there...
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    Question Laptop is burning through all SSD cables

    I have owned a Lenovo Y700 for ~2 years. It only has 256GB of storage and one of the slots comes empty from factory. I tried to connect my SSD to it twice but all cables (or whatever they are called) burnt immediately after power-up. What can I do. I am really low on money is there any cheap...
  18. vanGenne

    [SOLVED] Is my PSU still safe?

    Hi, I'll keep it short: my PC suddenly turned off mid-game and I could smell something burning. I figured out that it was my GPU, and the system is now running on integrated graphics. The GPU was 5.5 years old (EVGA GTX780), so it was time for a replacement anyway. However, I'm not happy about...
  19. BillWiTheScienceFi

    Question Can i burn music to cds with this optical drive?

    https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0033Z2BAQ/?tag=pcpapi-20 it says dvd rw, i want to be able to write/burn music onto an audio disc. (yes i am old school and like to do this for my car)