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    How do I upgrade M2 NVMe 250GB SSD to 500 SSD

    I currently run a Samsung 970 250GB M2 SSD as a boot disk and it is rapidly running out of space. I want to upgrade to a 500GB version of that M2 as the boot disk.. As secondary storage I have a 500GB SATA SSD on an ASUS Prime x470-Pro board which has two M2 slots. How do I clone the existing...
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    [SOLVED] Will glass dispurs static onto my components

    So I was trying to find a safe place to put my glass panel and I ended up putting it on the carpet, This goes to the back of my case So I was wondering whether or not this could fry my components because it might have some static on it from being on the carpet since I dragged it a little bit...
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    GeForce GTX 760 Windforce

    Currently running a GeForce GTX 760 Windforce. Just purchased a monitor that can run 144hz. Will I be able to run 144hz with this graphics card? I’ve got HDMI to DVI that I’ll be using for the monitor.
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    [SOLVED] Did I brick my motherboard?

    I used ezflash on my Asus bios to update my bios and selected my USB. The bios started processing the USB but was taking a very long time. It was only a quarter done after a hour. Now stupid me turned off the PC and turned it back on. The PC kept constantly restarting and there is no signal. I...
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    No bios appearing

    This is my first build and I have a ryzen 5 2600, Asus prime b450m-k motherboard and a gtx 1050 ti 4gb. Everytime I try and start the computer so I can install windows, the monitor I'm using doesn't give off any signal that something is plugged in. I have a hdmi running from the TV to the...
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    Huge FPS Drops on Med/High End PC

    Specs (not overclocked): i7 8700K Nvidia RTX 2080 FE Asus Z-370G motherboard 16GB Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 2x8 Corsair H60 CPU cooler Corsair TX650M PSU 250GB Samsung 970 EVO NVMe M.2 for boot drive 2TB Firecuda for game storage I've been dealing with an issue on my PC for quite some time...
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    [SOLVED] Dell Optiplex 990 NVIDIA GeForce GT 710 "NO SIGNAL"

    Hello, I bought this Dell as small Editing/Streaming PC to work on and to have. Because i liked and enjoyed the idea. But For the past two days, My Monitor has randomly going black screen with no Signal and forcing me to restart my entire PC and what i'm working on to get it to work...
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    [SOLVED] New PC keeps crashing HELP

    Hi I built my first computer a few months ago. Specs: Motherboard z370 gaming 3 Cpu i7 8700k Gpu vega 56 gigabyte oc 8gb Ram 16 gb one stick Psu evga gq 650w Cooler deepcool assasin ii Os windows 10 As soon as i finished building the pc the problems started. Pc crashes after 20/30...
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    [SOLVED] how to backup windows 10 files, apps and settings

    what's the best way to backup apps and setting before installing a new windows (windows upgrading with keeping files not working for some reason) so is there a backup software or i copy specific folders in C ?
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    Toshiba P870 HDD

    Hi, I have a Toshiba P870 that has capacity for a 2nd internal HDD, I have plugged in a 1TB SSD but it is not being recognized, do I need to format this 2nd drive first or is there something else I need to do to get the laptop to recognize it?
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    My lenovo y520 15ikbn shows black screen when i start my laptop

    My lenovo legion y520 laptop is not booting and shows black screen and i cant do enything in troubleshooting i need help i tried so meny instructions
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    Can’t run dual channel

    I cannot seem to get my computer to past POST when I have two ram sticks installed in A2 and B2. I am super confused. I have XMP enabled but when I boot the PC it does not enter the profile. My motherboard is the MSI MPG z390 Pro Carbon. (Non AC) My memory is the Corsair vengeance 16gb (8gb X2)...
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    Question pci sata adapter

    Hi, I need an affordable way to connect more internal disks than my mobo supports. I tried with no luck with usb-sata adapters, my experience is poor, they disconnect every few minutes. I see there's also pci-sata adapters, are they better suited for the job? Do you suggest any particular vendor...
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    Old PSU cable not found on new PSU

    I have recently bought a new PSU for a computer and it seems like the old PSU had one cable that the new one does not have. The old PSU was HP Power Supply with the model number PC9057 that came with the HP Compaq 6200. The new PSU is a EVGA 600 B1 and I can't seem to find a cable that fits the...
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    Another problem with my rx 570

    I've just played re2 demo and realized that when i changed graphics setting it said my graphics memory is not enough (and why the hell my graphics memory is 0.0gb when it clearly 4gb on my gpu)(image 2). After that i tried playing LoL and it didn't use much my vram (about 200-300mb) as well as...
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    Copy HFS+ to exFAT

    Hi, I have an external hard drive that has been used on a mac and is formatted to HFS+. I had problems opening in on a mac because it showed up as empty so I plugged it into my windows 10 PC and after using paragon hfs I am now able to see the files (mainly photos). I would like to copy the...
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    External Encoder for Streaming on HP OMEN 17

    Is there an external device that I can hook up to my HP Omen 17 and it can do the encoding for streaming and take the load off my CPU? It streams pretty well, but I would like to use OBS instead of Shadowplay, so I don't know if there is a device to do the encoding so there is little to no load...
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    PC compatibility help, new pc

    Hi, I was wondering if this motherboard would work with an i7 9700k? Thanks for the help. MotherBoard: ASUS ROG Strix Z370-E Gaming LGA 1151 (300 Series) Intel Z370 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.1 ATX Intel Motherboard
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    [SOLVED] Bios won't recognize my HDD

    I wanted to assign C: to my SSD because it was H:, So, I read how to change it in REG so I went about to do it. Well, that didn't work now nothing works . I can't get in to change it back. Bought a HDD to replace the SSD and it still won't work. Any thoughts?
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    Do these parts work together, and what motherboard should I use?

    These are the only pieces I am buying and want to know if they work together so far and what motherboard I can also add to it that would be under $85, it says for the CPU and RAM may not be compatible unless I do something. Can I still use these pieces and not have to configure anything? And...