Forum discussion tagged with Converter.
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    [SOLVED] 6 pin to 8 pin converter underpowering GPU?

    I am using a 6 pin to 8 pin converter to power my GTX 1080 (It has a single 8 pin connection on it) and my PSU doesn't have any 8 pin slots (Rocketfish 550w PSU). The GPU works fine, but one of my colleagues suggested that the converter might be causing the GPU to be underpowered. I'm not sure...
  2. Info How to find the BIllboard and other charts

    There are 3 different types of stats recorded on charts around the forums, I will show you how to access them all The 3 pages are: Notable Members Page - this shows the scores of the top 20 people at that moment, based on different measurements. Billboard - Page that shows current top 20...
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    Question Which option to go with for new gaming pc

    Hello, so i don't know much about computer parts. I have a gaming pc but my brother built it for me but that was 4 years ago an now i want to upgrade an he lives far away from me currently. I went on offer up and saw these 3 computers in my price range. which option do you guys suggest and let...
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    Question Need an Upgrade, CPU or GPU? 300$ max

    Problem: I recently purchased the Division 2, which I've been looking forward to for a while, and my system is finally holding me back. I want my build to be able to handle new titles on at least medium, but it just isn't cutting it anymore. My CPU is constantly being used at 100% to the point...
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    Remove personal info from laptop but leave pre-installed games

    I would like to sell or donate an old laptop, a Toshiba Satellite T235D-S1345, 64 bit, Windows 7. I know I need to wipe the hard drive but would like to keep the preinstalled games that came with the laptop for the next owner. I have already deleted my account and assigned the administrator as...
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    Question Should i wait for pci 4.0, do i need it.

    my video card took a crap, dont want to add parts to a old machine, right now im using integrated graphics, i can suffice on that for a couple months. But i do want to build a whole new system. i know the new ryzen 3 is coming out with pci 4.0 support. since i expect to have this new system for...
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    Question Laptop going to sleep at 83 degrees

    My laptop is the Asus Fx502VM, bought it about a year and a half ago. When I first got it and I did not know about undervolting (which greatly improved my temps) I would game with the laptop running at around 85-90 degrees Celsius. Fast forward to today and my laptop never goes above 86 degrees...
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    Question Gpu goes 100% and dar screen apears

    Hello why do i get black screen and gpu goes max 100% fan spining? I didnt overclock it My spec r5 1500x Ram ddr4 2400mhz 2x4 Psu 600w Rx 580 8gb strix B350 tomahawk
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    Question My Blueray burner is recognized by windows 10

    But I cannot get autoplay to work in windows 10 ,even just a blueray player autoplay will not come up .they are in Device manger .have tried deleting them are reinstalling no good auto play is turned on .It seems quite a few people have this problem in windows 10?
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    Question Integrated graphics cpu

    Hello, I'm building a budget PC for basic schoolwork and browsing. I'm not going to get a GPU at the moment. What CPU should I go for? Preferably i5. Thank you guys for your help, I'm new to this, was going to build one a year ago but never did, forgot everything.
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    Question Which laptop do I buy for school?

    What is the fastest laptop (I don’t care much for look or if it’s convertible or not) between 12 and 15 inches and under 450 AUD?
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    Question Laptop loosing Wifi connection for no reason

    Hi there, Here's the situation: My laptop keeps losing internet access on wifi (It's still connected on the modem but it says "No internet access", but the modem is fine). When the laptop loses the connection, there are a few freezes. And to temporarily fix it, usually, I have to manually...
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    Question Screen mirroring to Roku is not working

    Hi All, I have an Alienware 13 R3 and a TCL Roku TV. I am unable to mirror my screen to the TV using Windows 10's inbuilt Project/Connect features. But a friend was able to connect to my TV using an older Dell laptop and I am assuming I should be able to do so too. I have tried a lot of...
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    Need help.with my pc

    Good day! First of all here are my pc specs Motherboard - MSI B350 Tomahawk Cpu - Amd ryzen 1600x 2x8gb g. Skillz 2400 GPU - Sapphire Radeon RX580 nitro+ 8gb 620 watts seasonic psu Hdd - WD black 2tb Last night I was working (yes doing my office work on my gaming rig) then suddenly my pc...
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    RX-V685 to Vizio D70 Connection’s

    I have the new Vizio D70 need to make sure connections correct with New RX-V685 settings are proper, from TV optical into RX-V685 A/V, # 1 Optical,,,2 Optical w/ New BPlayr 4K into # 1 HDCP on A/V 685, and BD into # 2., ********** I need help with settings on RX-V685 Yamaha AV Ampli-Tuner...
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    Home wifi extended 200' to workshop??

    Hi all, Going back to a post from early January, I have one question that I didn't think of at the time. I''m trying to get wifi to my shop 200' away from the house, and its been suggested that I try a Ubiquiti Nano Station Loco m5 mounted on the shop. My question is, if currently I'm getting a...
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    NVMe M.2 SSD not detected when restarting

    Hello guys, i just installed my new NVMe M.2 SSD via Adapter to my Motherboards PCIe x16 Slot and made a Fresh Windows 10 Installation on it. The Problem is every time I Restart the PC it won't detect the SSD and boot into the BIOS (No other Storage Device is currently connected). But when I...
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    BSOD every day due to ntoskrnl.exe

    Practically every day I get a BSOD on my PC. The time when it happens and the error messages vary a lot, so not sure what's causing it. Seems like there might also be some memory corruption going on, because few minutes before the BSOD happens programs start to crash or the data in my terminal...
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    Computer turns on but turns back off

    I was putting in a 8GB stick of ram since my PC had only 4GB of ram, i took out both 2GB sticks of ram and put in the 8GB stick of ram inside the first slot. Though, when i turned it on. My PC was just blank and the power light went on for a few seconds then back off. I thought something real...
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    [SOLVED] Can't log in to my computer

    Hi, i turned on sticky keys and accidentally restarted my computer and now i can't log in because i cant type. The ease of access button on the side clicks but doesn't show anything. Please how do i log into my computer. I need help urgently.