Forum discussion tagged with computer.
  1. M

    Question PC case fans stopped working ?

    Hello. Just like in title, the case fans stopped spinning. Here's the thing though, I had problem like this few days ago, but I updated BIOS and the fans started working again (though not immediately, so not sure if updating bios was the thing that helped). Now problem has occured once again...
  2. S

    Question gtx 1060 founder's edition going 83c while gaming

    so i got two questions 1st one is that i have a used gtx 1060 founder's edition card and it's hitting and sometimes sitting on that (83 degree C) mark while playing games but there is no stutter or frame drops or anything games run smoothly. so i wanted to ask will that temp damage my gpu or is...
  3. Connepay

    Question HELP! Computer won’t post!

    Please Help! I recently started building a new / upgraded computer. (Specs below) but I’m having issues with it posting, specifically the issue being the screen staying blank and the dram mobo light staying on. Keep in mind I’ve also gotten to the bios before but it couldn’t boot to OS. (cpu...
  4. Aera1132

    i want to buy best laptop

    i want to buy best laptop with Best Battery High Performance 8GB RAM 512 SSD
  5. Slavunea

    Question Slow Pc

    Hello. Yesterday my pc started to feel super slow out of nowhere and well thought that a restart will solve the problem,but no. After one day,my pc is still working like crap. It boots into windows super slow,it crashed even my edge and file explorer,it can't open any apps and then the whole...
  6. Tozzy365

    Question Issue with ddr4 F4-3200C16D-16GTZRX

    Ok so to get started my computer was not stable in the first place. Back in 2020 I built it with DDR4 trident z ram (F4-3200C16D-16GTZRX) a ryzen 7 2700x , and a b450-f asus rog motherboard and a rx 5700xt somehow or another I was able to get it stable but forgot to save a bios profile so I...
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    Question Thinking of upgrading my PC but I'm not sure where to start/what I need. Could someone help me out?

    I have an old smaller pc with the following hardware: Device name DESKTOP-N5R16I8 Processor Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4690K CPU @ 3.50GHz 3.50 GHz Installed RAM 16.0 GB Device ID BF88ED77-43E0-4777-9DF0-D64979FB882D Product ID 00330-80000-00000-AA315 System type 64-bit operating...
  8. M

    Question Never-ending chirping sound coming from PC and connected speakers ?

    So....I cleaned up my PC from dust ...opened the case, disconnected the cables from the outside and closed everything back in . PC is running great , no problems . ....but now , there is an annoying chirping sound that just won't go away ! If i turn up my speakers manually I hear the chirping...
  9. orioch

    Question PC suddenly takes 18+ seconds to boot

    Specs: pcpartpicker Hello! I have been facing a problem. Recently my PC has been taking twice as long to boot and I'm not sure why it's been doing this. I have attached my specs. Any help or advice is appreciated and I will answer any questions needed. Edit: I was in a rush to write this at...
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    Question ASUS Prime B650 Plus – bricked BIOS after many problems

    Hello, My problem at first concerned my RAM memory. Few days ago I get my new computer with the motherboard from the title, Ryzen 5 7600X processor and 2x8gb RAM DDR5 Kingston Fury Beast 5200mhz. When I first time booted this PC and installed Windows 10, I went to BIOS and I noticed, that my...
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    Question PC randomly not working properly

    Hello, so yesterday my PC was running fine like it should be. Tonight, I launched a game (Marvel Spiderman Remastered Steam for example) and it kept crashing saying that dxgi error (google it you'll know). Once it crashed I launched it again a few more times and it crashed every time then I ran...
  12. DouweFeenstra

    Question [Help ]What do you guy's think my gaming pc is worth? I need you help i have no clue :)

    What do you guys think my gaming pc is worth? (With and without components like keyboard and mice etc)I am thinking to sell it in the future but i have no clue how much it is worth Here is some info I live in the EU I build the pc 3 years ago I only replaced my GPU from a gtx 670 to a rtx 3060...
  13. radeunder

    Question Will new CPU work on old motherboard?

    So I have older motherboard Asus B150M PRO GAMING (1151 socket) and planning on buying Intel Core i9-9900. My question is - will this be ok and wont cause any problems or it won work together?
  14. kuj1o

    Question PC not booting nor turning on unless jumpstarted.

    Hello hardware community, I recently built a couple PC’s a couple weeks back and 2 of them with the same case are having the same issue. Both PC’s do not boot/black screen, and only start with a screwdriver not power button. What do i do? Most components are a little used or brand new and most...
  15. bankrolldisplayname

    Question ASROCK Z170M EXTREME 4

    HI, I have a ASROCK Z170M EXTREME 4 and im trying to under stand the full thing, i have a few questions if you guys could help! What are the compatible CPUs ? Does it matter if its Skylake, Coffee Lake or Kaby Lake? Does the ram have to be compatible to the motherboard or the cpu? What if the...
  16. radeunder

    [SOLVED] Where to connect pins

    Hello I have 4 leftover pins to connect but idk where. 3 PIN FAN 3 PIN ARGB 3 PIN RGB again and some USB 3.1 cable which comes from the front of the case View:
  17. lofthouse1982

    Question Help with upgrade please

    Hi, I currently have a 1660 super graphics card and would like to upgrade. Which of these cards would give me the best upgrade in performance and graphics quality? I currently have GeForce 1660 super 32gb ram @3300 speed Windows 11 Ryzen 7 2700x overclocked to 4.3ghz 1tb nvme Steel legend B450...
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    [SOLVED] can anyone that is specializes on computer can know if all of those composantes below are compatible or should i change some?

    Here are the spects Motherboard • ASUS ROG STRIX Z690-E GAMING WIFI CPU • intel i7-12700k SSD • Samsung 970 evo plus 1To Ram • Corsair Vengeance LPX 16Go (2 x 8go) CPU Cooler • MasterAir G200P Power Supply •Corsair CV Series CV550Watt, 80 plus bronze Monitor + Display Port •MSI Optix...
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    Question Smoke from GPU after RGB LED header was connected?

    Hello everyone, thank you in advance for reading this, and i hope you can help me! So I upgraded my pc build recently, cause my old one was having trouble running anything but windows. To start off I got a good deal on a 1 and a half year used GPU (ASROCK amd RX 6700 xt Phantom gaming), and...
  20. Andrewcozmapc

    Question First pcie slot not working

    Hi guys, Wanted to post this just incase I get any thoughts or help. Anyhow i recently got a computer and for some reason the gpu doesnt get detected in the first pcie slot. I have tried a second gpu and works and i tried the original gpu in a 2nd computer and it works so clearly neither are...
  21. KiteManTM

    Question Computer Help

    Hey guys, I’ve made a recent post about how my pc was crashing and assumed it was because of my gpu, but I’ve realized it is not that. Transferred my brothers gpu into my system and unfortunately, the crashes are still happening. I am sort of stumped on what the issue is, I’m not a big computer...
  22. HelpWhatDoIDo

    Question Ok now seriously what do i do

    so i got a new m.2 SSD and my motherboard only has 1 m.2 slot with an ssd in it already. this ssd has windows on it. i also got a 1tb hdd though and I really want to upgrade from my installed ssd to this newer one i got but how do i literally swap them out and fresh install windows with an usb...
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    Question Losing internet on PC after connecting a second monitor ?

    After connecting a second monitor (HDMI/DP) to my PC, I instantly lose internet via WiFi but signal strength stays the same, as soon as I unplug it, internet comes back. "This site can't be reached" error pops up. Internet also doesn't work when the said monitor is connected by itself. (Second...
  24. Hecticon

    Question What's your thoughts on the new RTX 4090 PCIe power cables melting?

    Thoughts on new RTX 4090 PCIe cables melting?
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    Question PSU fans spin 1-2 seconds before turning off

    Hello All, This is my first time making a post here, but i haven't seen this issue before. A little backstory, i bought a new PSU (Antec HCP 80+ Platinum 1000W) 2 years ago, which i planned to get with a 3080 at the time, as you all know, due to scalpers and low stock, the prices sky rocketed...
  26. AspectSaber

    Question Can I move my Windows 11 to another SSD?

    So a few days ago I received a 1 TB samsung 980 NVME SSD, and it is much better and bigger than the one I have that boots my OS, which is only 240 gigs and is slower. How can I transfer the OS to the better drive and how can I do this? (They are in the same PC)
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    Question PC wont boot, tried everything I know and read

    I do a lot with computers, I just cant figure this issue out, its driving me nuts. SPECS: Processor: i7-3930k Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X79s-up5 PSU: (new) EVGA 650W Bronze (previously had 500w chinese PSU) Memory: 16gb HyperX Fury Blue 1333Mhz (4x4) GPU: MSI GeForce GTX 970 GAMING 4G STORY...
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    [SOLVED] Computer runs much smoother after removing hard drive

    So I have been playing games like Fortnite Valorant and r6 but then suddenly one day they were very laggy. I checked task manager and it said that my disk was at 100% while running the games, and I thought this was weird because the games were not on my hard drive but on another SSD. But just to...
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    Question Computer is significantly faster when I removed hard drive?

    So I have been playing games like Fortnite Valorant and r6 but then suddenly one day they were very laggy. I checked task manager and it said that my disk was at 100% while running the games, and I thought this was weird because the games were not on my hard drive but on another SSD. But just...
  30. pawncakes

    Question HP Z600 modding

    Hi, so i have this hp z600 lying around I thought I would try and mod it (note - im not that great of a modder just trying to waste time and have fun). I plan on adding 2 x5675, and a gtx 1060 6gb at minimum. I already got 48gb of ram so that's good. Im trying to case swap this pc and add some...
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    Question Different size RAM (2x8GB with 16GB)3200mhz on dual channel support system.

    Can I use 2*8GB 3200 MHz rams ( corsair vengeance on A1 and B1 slots) along with a single stick of 16GB of ram ( Patriot Viper Steel ) on A2 or B2 slots with the same 3200mhz frequency, does it perform better how it will perform? Additional Information My PC Components: AMD Ryzen 5500 2x8 GB...
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    Question Computer screens turn black and computer restarts ?

    I play a game called Apex Legends and either every day or every couple of days, both of my computer screens will turn black in the middle of playing regardless what I'm doing and the computer lights stay on the entire time and I hold the power button down to fully shut it off and then turn it...
  33. Kirito-kun

    Question Are my motherboard, GPU and PSU compatible ?

    My Specs: i5-3570 (Will UPGRADE CPU in February) Zebronics H61 Motherboard 4GB * 2 DDR3 RAM CM 550W 80+ Bronze PSU 250GB SSD + 500GB HDD I am considering these GPUs: RTX 2060/ RTX 2060 12GB/ RX6600 Are these GPU compatible with my PSU and motherboard? They will not burn/fry/damage my...
  34. WiSurvive98

    [SOLVED] FPS Drop to 0 after playing for a while and it continous

    Sorry for my bad english i7-3770 1060 3GB 10GB RAM trying to play at 1080p Right now i really like playing Miles Morales, i see the Game's Requirement, ah okay my PC can handle it, at least the minimum is okay it's okay for a start, got 30 - 50 FPS depend on location and enviroment But...
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    Question Shuts down unexpectedly

    Hey I have a problem where my computer will crash and then restart and I don't know what is causing it. I have checked for CPU overheating but the temps are always cool. I also checked reliability history and it tells me windows has shut down unexpectedly. This happens when I am playing games(...
  36. P

    [SOLVED] Best BIOS settings on Z270 GAMING M3 motherboard ?

    Hy, I would like to ask for your help, which are the best settings on the motherboard.. My BIOS settings pics:
  37. mattesos

    Question FPS problem in games

    GPU : Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ventus OC 6GB CPU : i5 9400f 16 GB Ram The PC is 3 years old Hello. I have FPS problem in games. For example, in Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 I get 40-70 FPS even on the lowest details. I also have this problem in, for example, GTA V and other games. Others have...
  38. Aera1132

    Question i updated my windows 10 it download but fail to install , windows 10 21h2

    i updated my windows 10 it download but fail to install , windows 10 21h2 plz help to fix this error
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    Question Frequent mini-stuttering in games

    So, for like 1-2 months I'm struggling with mini stuttering in games. Here is the video how stutters look like. Usually stutters are smaller, but sadly frequent. My spec: CPU: I5-7500 GPU: AORUS RX 580 8GB RAM: 16GB Dual-Channel DDR4 1066MHz MOBO: ASRock H110M DVS R3.0 PSU: Corsair CX450M 450W...
  40. SupradeepGuha

    Question Sparks from the SMPS and PSU and PC is not turning on!

    Hi! I encountered a problem last night. I have a very old PC running on Intel i3 processor & 6GB of DDR3 RAM. Last night suddenly my PC started to shut down/turn off automatically. I turned it on but after sometime it turned of automatically, and that was the last Inturned it on full...