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    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 2600 overclock

    I want to overclock a ryzen 5 2600 on a b450 pro wifi Aorus but I cant find some multiplier thingy
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    [SOLVED] CPU Overheating Due To Motherboard?

    Recently, I got a new motherboard, the ASUS crosshair v formula-z, and now my cpu is overheating by quite a bit during gameplay. When I first moved my cpu (AMD FX 8320) to the new mobo I didn't reapply thermal paste because I didn't have any and the old thermal paste still looked good. But I...
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    pc keeps freezing

    rtx 2070 intel core 15 8690 cooler master cpu cooler 1200 watt psu 16 gbs of vengance ram msi rog strix motherboard asus 60hz monitor VE248h screen keeps freezing when gaming and searching on google chrome, it only happens on some games though like: fortnite, rainbow six siege, and call of duty 4.
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    I have all my music on my USB stick but I've lost my connecter to my tablet. Do you know where I can get one and what it's cal

    The small adaptor/connector that I have lost has a inlet on one end that takes the USB key and on the other end a small metal connector that fits into my tablet. I've no idea what it's called. Can anyone help me please?
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    I need help please :) "Power supply surge detected during previous power on. ASUS Anti-Surge was triggered..."

    Hi, i know there are already threads about this but i can't find a solution for my problem. This is my first time posting on a forum so sorry if i make a mistake somewhere. Here are my system specs: CPU: i5 4690k GPU: Radeon R9 280x RAM: 8GB Hyper-x Motherboard: ASUS z97m - PLUS PSU: Cooler...
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    About Ryzen MB's ram speed limit

    So I just recently got some information about the Ryzen MB's and what the ram speed limit was. On the B350 boards, would I only be able to use ram with the speed below 2668mhz? At least that's what the website says.
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    Help Upgrading From AMD FX to Intel i5

    This thread is basically me asking for help/tips and stuff I should know/do before changing my motherboard and cpu from AMD to Intel. My current build: CPU: FX 8350 MOBO: ASUS M5A99X EVO R2.O RAM: Kingston HyperX Beast (2x4GB) GPU: R9 270X (Upgrading later to probably 1060) PSU: CX600 New...
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    AMD New Horizon Event - Breaking News

    We're here at AMD's New Horizon Event to bring you up to the minute news on the company's 7nm products. AMD New Horizon Event - Breaking News : Read more
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    Lenovo Yoga C930 Laptop Review: Closer to Perfection

    Predominantly defined by its serviceable pen “garage,” the Lenovo Yoga C930 is a well rounded 2-in-1 laptop. Lenovo Yoga C930 Laptop Review: Closer to Perfection : Read more
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    What ssd to buy between these?

    Which ssd is better? transcend ssd220 alu series 120gb, kingston uv400 120gb or kingston a400 120gb. All are at the same price point
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    motherboard advice, MSI B450M PRO-VDH vs b350 tomahawk

    Hi guys, building my very first pc, here and just wondering which motherboard the msi b450 pro vdh or the msi b350 tomahawk will be better? Thanks and cheers.
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    AB350M PRO4 sound problem: No speakers or headphones are plugged in

    Hello, I have an unsolved issue. My PC's sound has gone out of nowhere while my PC was on and a speaker icon with red cross indicating that "no speakers or headphones plugged in" has appeared. I have tried different methods: uninstalling and installing official realtek audio drivers from my...
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    Good Gaming System?

    Hey guys. I just wanted to ask if these components I pick out are good, which also have some reasoning why I picked them. Thanks! :) CPU:Intel Core i7 7700 - I picked this processor out because I will be doing some light editing on this system. I will also use multiple applications at once as I...
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    Computer won't boot with 2 monitors connected! HELP

    I've been having this problem for about a year now. When I built my PC, I only had one monitor and everything ran smoothly and fine but as soon as I added a second monitor there is a 50/50 chance that my PC will boot up with two monitors connected. When I turn my PC on it will turn on but...
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    How Much Does Having Bluetooth Turned on Affect a Laptop's Battery Life?

    Hi everyone. How much does having Bluetooth turned on affect a laptop's battery life? I'm considering getting a Bluetooth mouse, however that would mean having my laptop's Bluetooth turned on at all times and currently I have Bluetooth turned off. I heard that turning off a laptop's Bluetooth...
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    Using a old SSD for a new system

    I've got a kingston 240gb SSD that has windows 7 installed on it and I would like to use this drive in a new PC build that would be using windows 10. My question is can I just plug this SSD in and do a fresh install without problems? I don't care about the files on this SSD.
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    PC problem, scammed?

    Ok so I bought a pc like a year ago in june and when I installed games I saw problems, texture loss, blue screen (your pc ran into a problem), screen freezes game runs in background, at some point my pc was crashing I brought them my pc several times they made stupid excuses like oh its fine...
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    Not sure what CPU cooler I should go with?

    Hello, Tom's Hardware. I have a question about a build I recently bought off Newegg. This is the build: I wanted to know what would be a good CPU cooler that would fit in that case? The i7 8700k runs a little hotter than I'm...
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    Low fps with good pc

    hi! I bought a prebuilt gaming pc recently and im not happy with my fps. specs: Intel Core i5-8400 (2,8 GHz) NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 (8 Gt GDDR5) 8 GB DDR4-2400 SDRAM 128 GB M.2 SSD & 1 TB SATA (7200 RPM) 6 x USB 3.0, 2 x USB 3.0 Type-C, 2 x USB 2.0, DVI, HDMI, 3 x Displayport WiFi...
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    laptop switches every now and then

    My laptop's battery is good as I've checked it personally using hp support assistant,it showed me no problem.but after browsing through a lot on web many reported saying because of defective fan working causes system to auto switch off,but in my case fans are working good though sometimes...