custom build

Forum discussion tagged with custom build.
  1. FellCode

    Question Extreme Static Sensitivity Causes Computer to Restart

    So I've had a computer I built several years ago and it worked really well until recently. It seems to have an absurdly sensitive reaction to any static electricity. Whenever I vacuum anywhere in the house, the computer shuts off. If I wear socks and generate static and then touch the keyboard...
  2. marcus8h

    Question Custom Built PC keeps crashing

    Hey everyone. I built a PC in the summer and it has been randomly crashing at unexpected moments. Sometimes while gaming, other times while web browsing. Sometimes it goes a week without a hiccup. Specs are as follows: Ryzen 7 3800x G.SKILL Trident Z RGB (For AMD) 16GB x 2 = 32gb MSI GeForce...
  3. legogod99

    Question Pc build

    I am building a new pc and have picked out current parts but I'm not sure if my money is going into the right things and If there are improvements I could make to the list before I pull the trigger on it. Any suggestions would be great thanks! (I already own the graphics card)...
  4. NoLongerHuman

    [SOLVED] I’m getting the 5900x but....

    So I’m going with amd for this build my last build had a 6700k. I want to have all nvme storage this is purely a gaming rig but I have 3 Nvme m.2 as well as a 3090 ftw3. Will the 5900x have enough pcie 4.0 lanes to support all this? I guess I’m a little confused about how pcie lanes work because...
  5. S

    Question After major PC upgrade the PC boots, powers off after a few seconds, then boots into Windows normally without issue

    Hello all, I recently upgraded everything in my PC besides the SSD, power supply and GFX card (new motherboard, CPU, RAM etc). The issue described in the title did not start immediately, rather it started two days after I completed the build. Right now my PC boots but even before POST it powers...
  6. A

    Question Not Working

    Hey guys, So I finished my built a couple of weeks ago, but never had a chance to post anything to get it fixed. I haven't even gotten to the install OS step yet, because my computer monitor doesn't even register my desktop. It says, "No Signal Detected" then it goes into sleep mode. The...
  7. Fireboy_JET

    Question PC won't connect to LAN internet connection from shut down

    When I turn on my PC from shut down (not restarting/sleep), I have to troubleshooting the network settings in order for my PC to connect to the LAN internet connection. Manufacturer: System Model X570 AORUS ELITE BIOS Version/Date American Megatrends Inc. F4, 04/09/2019 Processor AMD...
  8. A

    Question Windows 10 Random Restarts

    This will usually happen when I'm playing FFXIV, though it has happened with other games, and once when I was playing no games at all. I'll be playing my game, when suddenly the screen goes black, and windows just starts up again. The only event on the event viewer I can consistently tie to...
  9. NoLongerHuman

    [SOLVED] My RTX 3090 build for Cyberpunk 2077!

    Let me know what you think?:unsure: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/zjVszN
  10. L

    Question Fulfilling an age old dream. New build, first custom loop. This is my journey.

    Hello folks, this is going to be a build log of a mid-to-high-end productivity and light gaming PC. I'd love to discuss and share some choices, parts, aesthetics, and so on. And of course, I'm going to post some pictures of my progress. First some words about why and how. Feel free to skip...
  11. StarLost1701

    Question Custom Build opinions please.

    I haven't built a PC from scratch in over 20 years- I have been patchworking since what seems like forever. (Dual core athalon 64bit Win7 Enterprise 4gb ram) I'm saving to make a new gaming build and I am stuck on the power supply (specifically if it has enough/the correct connectors). I should...
  12. TXI_SOCOM

    Question Is this a good deal???

    Hello everyone, Im looking to switch back to desktop and I’ve been looking around for good deals. I found this posting for €850 the components are Ryzen 5 1500x MSI x370 gaming pro carbon Gigabyte Aorus Ron 2x8 gb 3200mhz MSI Radeon RX 580 Armor 8gb Samsung 840 evo 750gb Cooler master G650M...
  13. E

    Question Build Help, Another Build Thread!

    Hi guys, Have been trying to figure out what is going to suit me best for video content and gaming and I think I've reached a decision that will suit my workflow and leisure activities. Years ago I had reached out to the TH community and they steered me in the right direction, I think I've got...
  14. J

    [SOLVED] Pc turns on for a split second, did paperclip test psu only turned on for a second then turned off

    As the title states is it safe to assume the psu failed the test last time my pc won't boot it was my motherboard and i did the same test and the psu and fan turned on and stayed on. Can it be my psu this time? Also to note before I did the test when I just tried to power on the pc like normal...
  15. setter43

    Question Help With Custom Build

    Hello, I am currently in the process of upgrading my PC. I have browsed through UK.PC Partpicker to check compatibility. I was just wondering if anyone could have a look at my parts list, and let me know if I have made good choices, and if the parts are compatible, Even more so if they will Fit...
  16. setter43

    Question 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...
  17. Grievous190

    [SOLVED] High End Build for gaming for $7000 aud or under

    I'm an average pc builder at best, can anyone put high end builds together for me with parts and a place to get it built? I'm in Australia if that makes it easier for suggesting a build. RGB if possible please.
  18. moisto

    [SOLVED] Crash/reboot. I have exhausted all options, except CPU. I'm at my wits end.

    Hi everyone, I am beside myself with frustration. Please let me know if you need more information. Story in a nutshell: In late 2017, I bought parts (new) and successfully assembled a system with the following specs: CPU: Intel 7th Gen Intel Core Desktop Processor i7-7700K (BX80677I77700K)...
  19. H

    [SOLVED] DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION/WHEA_UNCONTROLLABLE_ERROR

    Hello! I built a system based on the Gigabyte Z390 M Gaming motherboard, Intel i9-9900, and 64GB G.Skill memory. For 5 months the system functioned great. About 2 weeks ago it became unstable, and unable to run in Normal mode, primarily with the dreaded WHEA_UNCONTROLLABLE_ERROR. It runs stable...
  20. L

    [SOLVED] Custom built PC - experiences severe lags

    Hello About 1,5 years ago I built a new gaming PC for a friend. Since about half a year he experiences major lags while playing several games. Lags so severe, that gaming became almost impossible. First I did a new clean install of Windows 10. Didn't fix the problem... Then I switched my...