Forum discussion tagged with CD-Rom.
  1. xJesserX

    Question CD-ROM tray opened by itself

    So,yesterday i went to sleep and shutdown the pc ,and i swear the cd-rom tray was closed,but today when i woke up before i boot it i found the tray open ?? i finished a malware scan with malwarbytes with 0 detections rn and i want to know is it normal or theres a prbloblem . ( i have riot new...
  2. R

    Question Can't use read two DVDs at once but Blu Ray is fine.

    Hi, I have two blu-ray drives in my computer. A Pioneer BDR-209D and a Pioneer BDR-211M. I have an unsual issue where I can't put two DVDs/CDs in the machine at once. If I put Blu Ray discs into the drives it works fine. But when I put in a CD or DVD it will read one and but not the other. It...
  3. CDL_Gaming

    [SOLVED] Do BD-ROMs work the same as CD-ROMs?

    Hi, might be a dumb question, but I recently bought an external 4k Blu Ray drive to watch movies and install some classic games on, as my PC did not have room for an internal drive. I installed a game, which went fine, but every time I try to launch the game it tells me it can't find the CD-ROM...
  4. J

    [SOLVED] Can you write/rewrite a CD-ROM?

    If I have a blank CD-ROM, and I wrote some information on it, can I rewrite information on it even though it is CD-ROM? What if I have a CD-ROM already pre-installed with information, can I write information to that?
  5. jacob68

    Question Weird pump RGB LED issue Cooler Master MasterLiquid ML360R

    Okay, not the end of the world, but this behavior suddenly started a few days ago and I cant figure it out. Specs and setup, trying to make it brief: Asus rog strix Z390 E-gaming mobo. Cooler Master MasterLiquid ML360R. Built a new system 3 weeks ago including the above. The led connectors from...
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    Question i5 8400 paired with 2070

    Hey all, Is this setup alright? cause right now im playing with these two, but it seems like in division 2 that the cpu does some "hic ups". Is there a reason for this?
  7. H

    Question For people who use the thermal take premium controller

    So the control is to sync to mother board RGB, my question is: can I just go back to thermal takes RGB software simply by downloading the program? Or would I have to use the origninal control to use the thermal take software? Sorry if my question is confusing as I really don’t know what I’m...
  8. shrayder

    Question PSU faulty

    Hi, my monitor suddenly turned black. I check my system and I noticed the power seems not routed to the gpu (gpufans didnt spin). And the case fans (4 fans) that was connected via mobo's 3pin fan connector didnt move as well. When this happened, I noticed my psu's fan suddenly spins like fast...
  9. J

    Question Need help deciding Headset

    So, i have 100 dollars to spend on a headset. I did some research. I was looking towards hyperx cloud alpha or arctis 5. I will usually use headset for mobile gaming, pc gaming and regular everyday on the go music listening. Im also open to other headset suggestions. Im also not looking for a...
  10. Kazoka122

    Question Recovering lost data on SSD after swap with faster one?

    Good Morning Yesterday I installed a Samsung SSD 970 PRO 512GB and moved my Windows OS on to that one from my older Samsung SSD 850 EVO. However, during the process I forgot to backup another user profile which had important files. I'm sure I deleted the partitions for the older one so are my...
  11. P

    Question Should I upgrade CPU or GPU?

    What is an overall better upgrade? i9-9900k or an RTX 2070 Money is not an issue, so if I have to buy a new mobo, I do not care. I also would like to choose between these 2 options only. Thank you. I intend to stream on twitch, and I hear the new NVENC chips in the RTX 2000 series is...
  12. M

    Question EVGA 970 SSC 4gb vs PNY 1060 OC 3gb

    I have both cards, I just don't know which performs better. I don't see any benchmarks where these two particular cards are being compared.
  13. I

    Question Case swapping?

    I’m new to the whole “building” aspect of PC’s and was wondering how hard would it be to swap my system from the case it was built in from cyberpowerpc to one with better airflow? The temps I get in my current case I think are far above normal and want something that has better cool ability.
  14. N

    Question is this monitor good? i couldnt find any reviews online.
  15. Scannerman!

    Question Radeon Hd 5450

    Hi new to group, was wondering I own a zoostorm pc with Intel intergrated graphics 1tb hard 12gb ddr3 ram windows 10 home,mother board nm70-m,I want to put a graphics card in been told I can use any card I like but when I do scan of my pc I'm told i can only use hd 5450 or gtx 560 ti any help...
  16. A

    Question System Image backup

    Do I need to reactivate Windows 10 after reinstalling again using system image backup that I have taken previously from the same system?. I used to get a system image backup every system that I install Windows OS and Microsoft Office. Now I need to format and re-Install windows in the same...
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    [SOLVED] Help with PC Build

    Hey guys! I need help with a PC build, specs; AB350M-HDV ASRock Micro ATX Motherboard Ryzen 3 CPU Corsair 2x8GB RAM ASUS GeForce 1050Ti Corsair 650W power supply Masterbox lite 5 RGB I believe I have wired everything up correctly, however when trying to turn it on nothing happens, no lights...
  18. N

    [SOLVED] Ram Compatibility question

    Hi, i recently purchased two G Skill Ripjaws V Ram sticks(F4-3000C16D-16GVRB)/(2x8GB) and i am wondering if the ram stick supports ryzen cpus and motherboards? Using a Ryzen 5 2600X with a Gigabyte B450M DS3H. Did research online but i am still confused. I do not see the motherboard on the QVL...
  19. R

    R5 2600 bottleneck info.

    I plan on getting an rx 590 after like a month or two of using my rig. But for that period, i kinda only have a 750Ti as a sub gpu to use with the system. How much of a bottleneck will it realistically cause and is there any potential harm i could do running that gpu with this rig specifically...
  20. L

    Fake gtx 750 ti?

    Hi, I'm looking for a cheap (around 80€) GPU and I found this Do you think it's legit or not? There is also free shipping and return...
  21. A

    [SOLVED] Spilled liquid on desktop.

    Okay I know I'm dumb for having a drink near my pc but I accidentally knocked over about 1/5th full cup of sunnyD on top of my desktop. I immediately turned it off and opened it. Most of the liquid went on top of my pc and not in it. Some got on the GPU cover but maybe like a drop or two in it...
  22. B

    DELL S2716DGR - GSYNC Input lag - BAD! ...HELP!

    I just bought my first GSYNC monitor ( DELL S2716DGR) is 27" @ 1440p @ 144hz. I used to use an ASUS VG248QE, which was a SUPER fast panel, with no ghosting( just bad screen tearing). I have a i7 9700k and evga 1080. So I plugged in my new dell s2716dgr - installed the display driver and the...
  23. V

    Best sounding headphones for gaming

    Hello! I have used gaming headsets for 4 years now and I want something better sounding. I've just got a new desk mic and I want headphones with out mic. I would prefer wireless since I don't have anywhere where to hide the cable, but I am willing to go wired if have to. I was thinking about...
  24. D

    WHEA_UNCORRECTABLE_ERROR on Windows 10 while playing.

    Hi, so im getting BSODs while im gaming (mostly), this has been happening since a long time, i have tried checking my RAM with memtest it was ok, i've reverted the GPU drivers (because i updated them recently) And nothing happened. Im very confused and i dont know what to do. If someone help me...
  25. hconduc

    [SOLVED] Internet Explorer stuck in crazy loop after opening IE zip file.

    I am not sure what happened. I started downloading textures (jpegs) from a SketchUp website. They all started downloading as JPEG files than one day recently they started downloading under Internet Explorer and they were on the download bar as a zip file. When I went to go open the download to...
  26. A

    [SOLVED] Worth it to spend money on Medion desktop from 2011?

    I have a Medion Akoya P5253D. Specs: 12GB DDR3 550ti 2TB HDD intel i7-2600 ECS H67H2-EM mobo 450W PSU I already bought a new CPU cooler + case fan and a crucial SSD and it is working very well at the moment. I just wonder if it is worth to buy a high end graphics card for it so I can game on...
  27. N

    [SOLVED] Wondering if im getting scammed

    ive been looking for the cheapest 144hz (in india) and found this i need help in figuring if its real because it sounds too good to be true.
  28. levi74

    [SOLVED] PC Under perfoming ?

    My pc has been really under performing as of late I don't know why I have not touched anything settings wise,
  29. U

    Looking to get a bit more bang for my buck out of some speakers.

    My first year of college I bought a couple of speakers and subwoofer off of craigslist for like $100. The speakers are the Infinity IL10 model. The subwoofer appears to have its own amp built in and each speaker is rated at an impedance of 8 ohms and 50-150 Watts. The preamp I'm currently using...
  30. itzxethan13

    why am i getting frame rate drops on battlefield 5

    well when i play games like Tom Clancy's The Division and pubg and put the settings as the optimized right settings it allways drops fps especially when i play Tom Clancy's The Division it allways lags and goes bellow what it should be and is not smoothe specs MOBO: H110M-K motherboard cpu...
  31. J

    Artefacting/'Crashing in games and benchmark

    Recently, I've started experiencing artefacting in a few games and even the Windows start menu. Graphical glitches/stretched textures all over. So far I've managed to find it in the following games: ETS2, Tomb Raider, Witcher 3, Sims 4. Although when trying to catch it in TW3/Sims 4 I've...
  32. E

    850 EVO running at SATA II speed

    In my laptop I have an NVMe as my main OS drive and an 850 evo as my secondary drive. CrystalDiskMark shows speeds half of what you'd expect from an 850 evo, and Speccy says that the drive is using SATA II transfer speeds. Is this a case of both my drives sharing bandwidth and slowing each other...
  33. C

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 2700X or I7-9700 for 1440p gaming?

    Hello, I'm building a new system for gaming ( 95% of the time that the computer will run, 5% will be mostly internet surfing), and I have this build: Monitor - ASUS 27'' PG279Q 2K (1440p) 4ms 165Hz G-Sync AMD Octa Core Ryzen 7 2700X 4.3Ghz AM4 BOX Gigabyte X470 AORUS ULTRA GAMING V-Color 16G...
  34. B

    I'm doing this for him: new build beginner

    Hello. I'm totally new to PC gaming but this is not for me, it's for my teenage son. I think it would be good for him to build his own system. I'm willing to gather up components from multiple sources. I dont know what all he needs though. I've been doing my own research and just feel...
  35. L

    [SOLVED] Windows startup repair mouse and keyboard not working

    So I upgraded my pc, I went from a: MSI 970A-G43 --> MSI B450 PRO M-2 GTX 750 ti --> GTX 1050 ti AMD fx-4300 --> Ryzen 5 2600 8 gb ddr3 --> 8 gb ddr4 Now my pc is booting up but as soon as its starting windows I get the option menu which gives me two options: Start windows normally or windows...
  36. D

    USB making hardware live

    I recently bought a rocksmith cable and and plugged it into my USB ports both on the back and the front and they both made my strings live giving a painful electric shock this has happend before in the past with a blue snowball mic. WHAT is going on in my system that would be causing this I have...
  37. G

    Upgrade suggestions for 8 year old rig

    In the new year I'm looking to update my 8 year old rig, mainly the CPU, MOBO and RAM. CPU: i7 8700k or i5 9600k or other suggestions? Motherboard: Z370 or Z390 chipset? RAM: 2x8Gb 2400 or 3200? (is it worth buying faster?) I intend to keep my current GPU for the foreseeable future, Sapphire...
  38. D

    New build won't boot

    I just built a new system, and I cannot get it to boot to bios. Mb: Rog Maximus XI wifi Cpu: Intel i7 9700k Case: Thermaltake Core X71 RAM: Corsair Vengeance LPX ddr4. 3200 16gb (2x8) Ssd: Samsung 960 Evo NVMe M2 500gb Gpu: Evga Geforce RTX 2080 XC Hdd: Seagate Barracuda 4tb 6ghz 256mb...
  39. J

    Help me choose a vfm motherboard

    Hello, so I have this system: Ryzen 3 1200 HyperX Fury 8gb 2666mhz (HX426C15FBK2/8) MSI RX 470 Gaming X EVGA 430W 80 plus As you can see it's a gaming computer and I care a lot about aesthetics so I'm searching for a nice but vfm atx motherboard with rgb. Unfortunately many mobos aren't...
  40. L

    red light on motherboard

    everything works fine it turns on plays games great and everything nothing appears to be wrong but I have this red led light right next to my ddr4 that wont go away and from what I can gather it is some sort of error message. I've double checked everything and everything is plugged in fine and...