Forum discussion tagged with compatability.
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    Question Epson L3150 and L4150 Inks

    Hello! I have an Epson L3150 and L4150. The L3150 uses Epson 003 ink while the L4150 uses 001 ink. I'm having a hard time finding 003 Black. So, I was wondering if I could use the 001 Ink that is meant for the L4150 in the L3150. Would it damage my printer? They are both relatively new so...
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    [SOLVED] Can I add a Wifi/Bluetooth adapter to my motherboard?

    I built my own desktop back in the day, and am now looking to put in WiFi/Bluetooth. I found this adapter, but saw in the description "Compatible with Intel Motherboard". Does this mean it's only compatible with Intel, or will any motherboard support such an addition? My motherboard: ASUS H170...
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    [SOLVED] Compatibility when upgrading

    Hi guys, I made a budget pc around 5 years ago and wanted to upgrade its graphics card. I'm not too sure on any compatibility issues I may have though since i've never upgraded. I used to have an AMD Radeon R9 270X 2GB 16X PCIe Video Card and want to upgrade it to a GTX 1060 and was wondering...
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    [SOLVED] How do I know if a graphics card is compatible with the rest of my pc? (need to upgrade from a Asus 1GB D5 X HD7770)

    Hi, I have a pc with the following components: Motherboard: Asus B85M-E Processor: Intel Core i5-4440 (1150 socket) PSU: Cooler Master B600 (600W) RAM: 16GB DDR3 HD: 2 x 1TB (WD blue + black) Disc drive: LG GH24NS And up to last week: Graphics card: Asus 1GB D5 X HD7770 Built in December...
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    Question Will having 4 of a certain ram model not work with my motherboard?

    Hello, I currently have two 8gb ram sticks in my motherboard and I'm looking to get more. The type I have is the Corsair Vengeance LPX and the QVL list for my motherboard is here . It says under the part number that the current sticks I have won't be supported by the DIMM socket if I use more...
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    [SOLVED] Will these parts work together? Asus wasn't much help

    Hi; i also went to pcpartpicker(asus suggested) site and my motherboard wasn't listed and the suggested memory i saw was not on Asus QVL. Hoping you guys can give me the go ahead on my upgrade. So i have a case; coolermaster 450d, a Corsair RM650 PSU, and GPU is the RX560. Asus said the Gpu...
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    [SOLVED] Help me identify what model is this noctua cooler.

    Hi !So my friend gave my this noctua cooler but he doesn't know any details. Can you help me find out what model it is and if is compatible with an AM4 socket because it might be an older model. Cooler pics: View:
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    [SOLVED] how does this build look?

    Hello, im building a high-end gaming pc and ive been researching a bit this is what i came up with: GPU: RTX 2070 Super CPU: Core i7 9700K MBO: Gigabyte z390 auros Ultra RAM: Corsair 16gb RGB PRO 3200mhz SSD: 970 evo plus 1tb PSU: Corsair rm850x CPU COOLER: corsair h100i pro CASE: fractal...
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    [SOLVED] Gigabyte ga-970 Gaming SLI m.2 compatibility

    I cant find out what m.2 drives will fit in my motherboard. On the gigabyte site it says my motherboard's m.2 is PCie Gen2 x4 but I cant figure out which drive would fit. I used pcpartpicker for compatibility and it showed me two different types of m.2 drives that were compatible but im not sure...
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    [SOLVED] NVMe SSD with Win10 (using PCIe adapter) not shown in BIOS, yet shown in Disk Manager

    Build: SSD added: M.2 to PCIe adapter: Issue: Installed SAMSUNG 970...
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    [SOLVED] CPU fans and case fans compatability and some general fan questions.

    Im looking to buy the "Be quiet! BL044 Pure Wings 2 80 mm 3-Pin" (Case fan) and the "Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO" (CPU fan). My motherboard is very old which is why im concerned about the combatability, this is the MSI H81M-E34, and also my CPU is a i7-4790 (no k) if this effects the CPU fan...
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    Question DDR4 2400 not working with Athlon 200GE build but is working with i5-6400 build. Why?

    I'm building a PC that I can't get to display anything (although the mobo gets power). Athlon 200GE Asus Prime A320K-M G.Skill Value DDR4 2400 8GB (2X4) Corsair CXM (2015) 450W This PC won't display anything using the gskill ram, but when I put in ram from another PC (HyperX Fury DDR4 2133...
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    Question Will it be compatible with my system?

    My birthday passed a few months ago and my sister has promised me to buy me a GPU this july, I'm just wondering if a GTX 760 would be compatible with my specs. Zotac GTX 760 OC System specs : Motherboard - msi FM2-A55M-E33 CPU - amd A8-5600K GPU - integrated / unknown Ram - 1x4gb (getting...
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    [SOLVED] Is everything in this build compatible?

    So i have some questions , just want to make sure everything is going to be ok when i build this . 1.Does this gpu support freesync? 2.Will evo 212 Black fit the Cooler Master Chassis MASTERBOX Q300L ? 3.Is the mobo in this build an overkill? CPU - AMD Ryzen 5 2600 3.4GHz GPU - Sapphire...
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    [SOLVED] What motherboard should I get?

    I am going to be using an i5 9600K. I am deciding between the Gigabyte Z370XP SLI and the Gigabyte Z390 Gaming X. I kinda want to use the Z370XP SLI because of its additional USB headers and a better audio chip but I am worried about compatibility. Will the Z370XP SLI ship with a compatible...
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    Question One Final Check

    Just making one final post to confirm that everything here is compatible and nothing is bottlenecked or anything like that before I start purchasing things. I might overclock things just a teeny bit, but only if I can do it with this current...
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    Question Adapting Heat Sink to AM4 Socket?

    Hi, I have this very old heat sink, as shown in the picture below, that I would like to adapt to my AM4 motherboard. The heat sink is aftermarket so it has detachable mounting brackets, and was previously in an LGA775 socket. Can I buy mounting clips to fit this heat sink to my new motherboard...
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    Question New GPU, but I only get a black screen

    Hello, I tried to upgrade from a GT 630 to a RX 570 today. I got a new PSU aswell, so power should not be the problem. Anyway, I put the new card on the motherboard (the motherboard is very old and crappy, but it does have a pcie 16x slot) but when turning the PC on there is no video at all, I...
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    Question Do I need to change any settings (in Bios etc)

    I’ve got a Gigabyte GA-H81M-S2H with an i5-4590 & I’m going to swap the i5 for an i7-4790K. I know the motherboard isn’t great for gaming & I certainly won’t be doing any overclocking. But these are the components I have in front of me. Can I just swap the cpu’s & away I go? Or are there...
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    [SOLVED] SSD compatible with old laptop

    I have a Compaq Probook 4540s that needs its drive upgraded. I have a SSD that I know is compatible. but my father not wanting to spend that much found this SSD and I can't find if it's compatible with my laptop or not. anyone know if it is? specs of current HD: approx 750GB