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  1. Baraa_Al Turk

    [SOLVED] 8 pin splitter needed?

    Hello, I have a 1660 super and it came with an 8 pin cable that splits into two cables 6 pins each. what I did is used my PSU 8 pin directly without the need to use any splitters. now I'm wondering is this wrong? or is my GPU able to use full performance? This is the 8 pin splitter that came in...
  2. A

    [SOLVED] Modem Micro-Cuts very often ?

    I re-made this post since that last time I posted it everything pointed at it being an electricity problem but I now have the modem connected directly to a UPS so I don't think that can be the problem anymore For the past 8 months or so I've been having trouble with my internet where the modem...
  3. Sicross1989

    Question Ethernet cable not detected if I boot with USB devices plugged in ?

    Good Morning all! I have spent the whole day yesterday trying to solve this: ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- ISSUE: If I boot my windows 10 pc with usb devices plugged in, it won't detect the ethernet cable (so no internet connection). If I boot...
  4. P

    Question Need help - is everything plugged in correctly?

    PC Parts: Hey! This is my very first 'own' build, basically all done by myself and after a bad experience years ago I never did anything on my hardware again until now. I hope I found the right sub-forum for this entry as well. Please don't kill me or go...
  5. rawn7702

    [SOLVED] 100 Mbps via direct connection(PC), 300 Mbps via router(router to PC) - How come?

    Hi, I have a 300 Mbps connection from my ISP. When I connect the ethernet cable directly to the PC, the network adapter is capped at 100 Mbps but when I connect the ISP cable to the router and then to the PC, I get full 300 Mbps. (The speed & duplex option is set to full 1.0 Gbps, motherboard...
  6. broshm

    Question USB Type-C Microphonics cable

    Hi all, About to buy a new wired gaming headset, but all the reviews report that the original cable makes a lot of cable noise - microphonics. What should the new cable be made of? Do I need the speed of type-c 3.1 gen2 ? I'm lost here, recommendations? Thanks!
  7. Iver Hicarte

    [SOLVED] Can you buy the separate extra 4 pin atx connector for the motherboard?

    Good day, Motherboards nowadays come with the extra 4 pin ATX power socket together with the regular 8 pin ATX socket. My question is can you buy that extra power cable? Because my power supply originally does not include that cable and I upgraded to a motherboard with that extra 4 pin ATX...
  8. M

    [SOLVED] How do I plug my pump into the PSU to leak test?

    Sorry if I’m just being really dumb right now. I’m trying to leak test my first custom loop but I can’t figure out how to plug the pump into the PSU. I’m using this and the header coming off it is a 4-pin that goes into a fan...
  9. J

    [SOLVED] Does the router matter when using wired connection ?

    Hello, I have a Question regarding routers, as I am considering to buy a new one. I currently have my ISP's router which is a HUAWEI B528s-23a. The router is a Plug&Play kinda model, where i just insert the SIM-Card and plug it into the Power outlet of my wall. My current Data Plan is 40Mbit/s...
  10. L

    [SOLVED] Is it possible to split my Coax connection AFTER it reaches my modem?

    So my line is connected to a very congested node on already very old and poor quality wiring. Splitting the connection between my modem and TV creates more disruption to what already is a horrible line. When I connect the coax directly to the modem, although it's not life changing, it's a...
  11. J

    Can someone help me name this cable

    View: as you can see this cable needs replacement. It’s used for powering the led lights inside my gaming chair. I live in the netherlands so if someone from there can give me a link to where I can purchase it that would be awesome.
  12. M

    [SOLVED] PSU - Cable interchangability

    Hiya, Planning on installing a new GPU (KFA2 3080ti HOF), upgrading from old Palit 1070. The new GPU needs 3 x 8-pin connectors. Haven't done an upgrade this big before and currently use an RM750x. I believe this model has four 8-pin connectors (so one for the CPU which is only a 3700X so not...
  13. S

    [SOLVED] Does anyone know what cable this is?

    It is basically a 3 pin argb cable to a 4 pin pwm fan power cable but I can't find it when I search for it. I am trying to connect an rgb fan which only has a 4 pin male and female power cable to a 3 pin rgb case cable to use my case's built in controller. Thanks View...
  14. U

    Discussion my internet is connected both wired and non-wird but no internet

    hi, my internet seems connected in PC/lap showing its connected icon in taskbar. but it is not working for me. from another device searched to fix this problem. changed DNS address.its only work in Firefox not in ms edge my default browser in windows 8.1. some days ago i uninstalled alcohol 120...
  15. J

    [SOLVED] HDMI port to VGA Monitor

    Hello guys, i am currently having some problem on my display like sometimes black screen or reconnecting but my monitor is turned-on, so i think there might be a problem with the HDMI to VGA converter i am currently using and i am planning to change it. As i just found out that there is...
  16. R

    [SOLVED] Which Cable Should I Use For 144Hz Gaming?

    Okay, this is a re-post but I will try to explain myself better this time: My old GPU was a 970 that had DVI, VGA and HDMI. My old monitor was an ASUS VG 278 HV (it had 144hz but they could only be accessed through DVI or VGA, no matter what HDMI cable I'd use, be it HDMI 1.x or 2.1 , the 144Hz...
  17. Karan Yelve

    [SOLVED] Do cable adapters/ converters kill HDMI 2.1/DP1.4 cables full potential?

    Hi. Hope everyone is doing well. I was wondering if cable converters/adapters kill the potential of HDMI 2.1 cables or DP 1.4 cables. For example if I were to use a simple/cheap adapter for my HDMI 2.1 cable (Mini HDMI to HDMI) will it work without any issues or will I suffer loss in quality...
  18. M

    Question Dell Battery Cable pinout

    Hello About a year ago I bought a used laptop without battery. Product model is Dell latitude E5250. And due to the constant use of the charger as a power supply, the laptop BIOS had a serious problem. After getting it repaired, I bought the battery (P/N:RYXXH), but there was no cable to connect...
  19. N

    [SOLVED] Cable for a USB C 3.2 Gen2 Front Panel Header

    I was looking for a option to use my front panel header on my motherboard. I just need a usb c port for my Oculus Quest 2. Motherboard is Gigabyte X570 Aorus Elite AM4 ATX Motherboard.
  20. andretyuio

    Can I use this cable on my playstation 2?

    I have a cable rated for 7A, 125V. Can I plug it into my SCPH-39001 Playstation 2 or will it explode?
  21. Jamie.baird1985

    Question Cable Help

    Hey Guys, Does anyone know where to get one of these cables? Looks like a 2 pin DIN to 6 Pin ATX. It’s used to power a motor for an electric desk, thanks, jamie
  22. Jawd000

    Question No display on monitor

    Weirdest thing happened to me. My pc was in sleep mode when I woke It up, the display came in for 10-15 seconds and then went black, now everytime I turn on my pc it says no signal. (The pc does boot into windows) Things I've tried: Different PC Different monitor Different HDMI/DP cable in...
  23. K

    [SOLVED] Sparking noise when plugging in PSU power chord

    is this normal? when i plug my power chord in my PC with switch turned on, i hear a sparking noise coming from the cable the PC works normally and for long hours so far, but can it damage my PC badly or something
  24. G

    [SOLVED] Have to re-plug the ethernet cable to get back to 1gbps

    As you read the title, when I start my pc I always get 100mbps till I plug out my ethernet cable and plug it back in it spikes back up to 1gbps My speed & duplex is on 1gbps I' ve tried multiple things that I dont remember anymore but it just annoys me to run 100mbps instant of my max that I...
  25. Mkznd

    [SOLVED] PCI-E cable problem

    Hey! Just bought a pci-e cable but the joined pins don't fit in my PSU. What do I do?
  26. odbmeister

    [SOLVED] I bought a monitor ASUS VG248QE but i can't find a cable for it..

    So, i bought a monitor (the Asus VG248QE) and at the moment i'm using a HDMI to connect to my laptop but i can't get the 144hz that the monitor can do. The monitor came with a DVI-D cable but i can't use that because my laptop does not have that type of port. (My laptop btw is the Omen by HP -...
  27. B

    Question Sony MHC-GX99 Speaker Set's subwoofer cable is broken.

    Title might be confusing. Basically, I have the Sony MHC-GX99 Home Theater set. It comes with a subwoofer (model no. SA-wg99). This subwoofer has an input on the back, which connects to an output on the speaker hub. The cable that came with the system has since stopped working, and I'm trying to...
  28. kook

    Question What cables do I need for this ancient computer?

    So I have this old computer from like 1990 and I want to power it on but I don't have any power cables for it. On the back of the big monitor there is this socket: View: Surprisingly it looks just like the socket I have on my modern computer. Does that mean any...
  29. ErinXC

    [SOLVED] Networking help

    Hey Guys, I'm having some difficulty... To start I was originally just trying to "activate" already pre-installed Ethernet ports in my other rooms to provide a hard wired connection to my devices. I read this post...
  30. M

    [SOLVED] GOXLR with a Speaker the Yamaha HS 8

    I know you can connect speakers to the GOXLR on the line out or line in thats for sure but how can I connect 2 Yamaha hs 8 on one goxlr there should be a way if someone can explain to me how would be appreciated. thanks everyone who reacted
  31. kook

    [SOLVED] Computer awakes from suspend when turning on lamp

    If I suspend my computer and then for example plug in my mobile charging cable in a different socket, the computer awakes from the suspension and turns on. I think it also happens when a lamp is turned on. So it happens when theres power activity somewhere. Is this normal?
  32. C

    [SOLVED] Dell Inspiron P87G screen power failure whilst moving hinge.

    Hi, slight movement of the hinge results in the screen blacking out. Only at a certain angle is the screen working. Nudging the cable connecting the screen to the motherboard replicates the fault at any hinge angle. See link to pinterest. Freeing the cable running through the hinge does not...
  33. kook

    [SOLVED] Can't plug in power cable

    I tried to plug it in but it just doesn't go in fully. I can only get it a little bit inside but the cable always hangs out a bit. I've tried it with force but I don't want to do it too hard or else it might break. What should I do? Do I need to do something else first to get it in?
  34. BlockyPenguin

    [SOLVED] What power cables do I need to plug into my motherboard?

    I have a Gigabyte Z490 Vision G motherboard, a 10th Gen Intel Core i7-10700K CPU (not overclocked), and a Corsair TX750M PSU. I've connected the 24-pin power cable from the PSU into the mobo, do I also need to plug in the ATX 12V 2x2 and/or 2x4? If so, where would I find them on the PSU? Thanks!
  35. khodex1997

    Question Help finding a cable?

    I can't find a USB type-c internal header (or USB 3.1 gen 2) extension cable. (this is the best picture I could find of the connection I'm talking about. The zoomed in part. Forgive me I'm on mobile at the moment of posting) I just want one that extends it a couple inches ideally. A male to...
  36. Michael Kelvin T

    [SOLVED] what budget psu should i pick

    hi, next year i want to build my first pc, after searching lot of component, i stuck with what PSU should i bought, can someone help me found good budget semi modular PSU, i found that cx650 is good but i don't know if the cable will fit in my bottom of the case because i want to use hdd in...
  37. F

    Question How hot do power cables get? (Damage/Fire Hazard)

    I'm trying to hide some cables (Ps4, chromecast, TV and power strip cable) and was thinking of using pipe insulation. Here's a pic: I Bing'd it but didn't find much. Is my attempt a bad idea? If so, please call me stupid quickly since I don't wanna damage components...
  38. I

    [SOLVED] ASUS ZenWiFi XT8 - mesh configuration

    Hello, I have just ordered the ASUS ZenWiFi XT8 duo pack to replace my Xclaim Xi-3 terminals. The ASUS will not be used as a router but will be connected to my current router (Gigabox). Currently, the two Xclaim terminals that are in the same network are both connected to the router by a...
  39. xrh

    Question 3070FE cables?

    I'm looking for a custom extension cable for my rtx 3070fe but I'm unsure on what cables will work, If there are in the UK or companies that ship to the UK for cheap please drop some links of cables that would work please
  40. thomfranken

    Question Unstable wired connection

    Hello, Since a year or 2 i've been getting unstable ping in games, to the point that it became unplayable. My connection is wired and have enough download speed to have stable connection. So at this point i've tried countless software related things to solve the problem. I even changed my...