Computers

Forum discussion tagged with Computers.
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    Question Semi-Crash On Windows 10

    Hey Guys, So I recently built my first PC and I'm having some issues. It boots and runs fine but at seemingly random intervals the screen freezes and unfreezes making it appear like the frame rate has dropped below zero, then my monitor stops receiving a HDMI signal and the peripherals RGB...
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    Question Laptop came with two GPUs but only one is detected ?

    So i bought a gaming laptop as i am travelling and needed something to play games on The graphics card is a RTX 2070 and i ran a benchmark test and that is not the graphic card that popped up... A intel HD graphics card popped up and it said it was "terrible" for gaming. I was wondering if all...
  3. LowEndPC1234

    Question Where Should I Put My Motherboard ?

    Hello, Where should i put my motherboard ? I want to clean my PC + entire casing, But i don't know where is the safe place to put motherboard.
  4. ryu-

    Question Installed new ram on Christmas, worked for 2.5hours, never got a display again.

    On Christmas I received a 32GB G.Skill Trident Z 3600mhz RGB Ram, swapped out some HyperX Fury 2933mhz 16GB ram. The ram kept crashing my computer and freezing up whilst playing games such as GTA V, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege, and even small games such as Minecraft. - I knew that wasn't a...
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    [SOLVED] Do power supplies impact computer performance?

    I just got back into discovering more about components and computers overall recently and instantly remembered this site and community, I have always had good answers here, so after a long time I came back. My question is: could it be that my components are underperforming because of a power supply?
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    COMPUTING EPQ IDEAS

    Hi, I am doing and EPQ in computing and here are 20 ideas. I'm confused on which one to use. which one would be easy and good to write 5000 words on please. an epq is a dissertation where i have to write about something for 5000 words Thank You Is Creating General AI A Good Idea? Who Would Be...
  7. LowEndPC1234

    Question How do i stop Windows 10 scheduled build update ?

    So... i just installed Windows 10 Build 1511, But there's Scheduled Update to 1903, How do i stop it ? I want to stay on Build 1511
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    [SOLVED] Build List Set, Asking For Advice/Recommendations

    So, I pretty much have my build list completed for the 3080 card that is coming out, and was wondering If I could get your guys' input. Could I save money? Am I going overkill on some parts, like the motherboard? Also I am planning on overclocking. I was contemplating either using the Kraken X73...
  9. neoasap

    [SOLVED] Case under 100-120$ (7500-10000 INR)

    Hello friends, I am from India and due to covid-19, market for cases are having very limited stocks or shortages. I just want a case with great aesthetics/cable management/airflow(enough for stock config). White is my preference but can go with black colour. My current config is:: MSI...
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    [SOLVED] Rtx 2060 6 to 8 pin adapter

    So recently I got the msi ventus xs oc edition 2060 for 300 euros, nice little bargine I fetched myself. Unfortunately my psu has 2, 6 pins as opposed to an 8 pin, which is what the 2060 has. I've looked at multiple forums and read a bunch of things, apparently 6 pins will only deliver 75Ws so...
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    [SOLVED] Power Surge Questions

    We recently had a power outage followed by a power surge, a high spike which knocked both our TV and cable box completely out, fried them. My PC was connected to the system as well through a power strip but I also have other high electricity consuming items connected such as my air purifier, PC...
  12. [SOLVED] Is my new Rtx 2080 super broken?

    Hey guys, yesterday I just got my new Aorus rtx 2080 super 8Gb and just now I noticed sth weird (according to images of the gpu) (and I know you will tell me to try it first but it's a new build and it's not gonna finish soon unfortunately) In the image below you can notice all the pins are same...
  13. setter43

    [SOLVED] Choosing a mother motherboard

    Hey I'm building a new pc, can any recommend a motherboard. I have three in mind. Which would be the best? I am open to recommendation for motherboards a little more expensive but these are what I'm currently looking at. I want to know if they would fit inside the case (NZXT H510i ATX Mid Tower...
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    [SOLVED] Can I mix RAM with different Cl and different MHz?

    Hello, I have a question. So right now I have 8GB DDR4 2133MHz CL15 DIMM RAM, I'm trying to mix it with 8GB DDR4 2400MHz CL16 DIMM RAM, they are both from the same company (Team Group Elite). My motherboard can support them of course. Will it work ? Thanks.
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    [SOLVED] I Want to Upgrade My Ram (PLEASE HELP)

    So I want to upgrade my ram from 8 gigs to 16. I've been playing COD a lot on my PC, and 8 gigs is definitely not enough to run the game. Here are my PC's specs: Motherboard: X470 gaming plus (https://www.msi.com/Motherboard/X470-GAMING-PLUS ) CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 1700X Graphics Card: Radeon RX...
  16. Gr8asparagus

    Question NEED HELP

    So I recently bought a dell XP’s 9550 spec’d out and it works great...except for one big annoyance. This annoyance has to do with the keyboard. The problem is, when I close the lid of the computer, it goes to sleep, but when I open it again, the keyboard doesn’t work so I have to restart it...
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    [SOLVED] Increasing power limit to a vega 56

    Hi guys, I heard that in some cases increasing the power limit in your gpu increases performance. On Google it says that there is no harm in increasing the power limit however I increased it at +20% and the fans are blasting at around 98% compared to 75% when the power limit was set to 0. Is...
  18. ICameon

    [SOLVED] Random freezing of Video and Audio!

    On February 9, I received 3 blue-screens in a row. The first two stop codes were "DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE" and then the third stop code was "DRIVER VERIFIER DETECTED VIOLATION." I am not very familiar with blue screen stop codes, and I looked them up and found no problems that might have...
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    [SOLVED] Lian Li O11 dynamic for $200 worth it??

    Hey guys, I'm a bit sad due to inflated price so don't mind any annoying comments. :/ I live in india and this case was scarce for a while untill last week it came in stock but with much inflated price. I don't know the reason for maybe corona virus outbreak or something ? So is it worth...
  20. saleemgh

    Question The sound on my pc doesn't seem to work

    Hello, ive been trying to get my audio to work for a while now, i have a B450 tomahawk motherboard and i'm using logitech z607 5.1 speakers. The problem is that when i try and use rca to aux to connect my speakers to my pc it is recognised and my pc asks me what i just plugged in and i tell it...