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    [SOLVED] Configuring the optimal PC

    Hi Back home, I have a desktop PC with the following specs: Intel Pentium G4400 @ 3.30 GHz ADATA Premier DDR4 2400 4GB GIGABYTE GA-H110M-S2 and an ancient HDD from Toshiba (~300 GB). The system runs Windows 10 and as you've probably expected, things are pretty slow. So, I intend to make the...
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    Question Custom build "crashes" during certain games

    Hello, I built my PC a couple of months ago with all brand new parts. And I frequently play games on it. I mostly play ARMA III (with no crashes), but I've been dabbling in other games aswell. I notice when I play Fortnite or GTA5, I crash after a while. With Fortnite, I crash much faster than I...
  3. _sleepwalker

    Question Is my RAM done?

    First of all, hi So i have a custom build with one stick of HyperX Savage 8GB 1600mhz CL9 ram, and i bought another ram stick ..all the same. When i first put them in the pc my pc booted, but it was showing only 8 gigs of ram instead of 16. I thought the new stick doesn't work , i tried them...
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    [SOLVED] 3 Potential build challenge/request

    So 3 builds each around a different build point. All will be mini itx. Platform doesn't matter at this point. 1. Best (performance) GEEEK A30 build under 800AUD (550 USD) 2. Best possible build for E-W60 Case (and somewhere to buy it that isn't business only/super inflated for no good reason...
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    [SOLVED] Some feedback with pc build from scratch for gaming/streaming/video editting

    I put this in a format for all to see without having to click a link to see it, links are still there anyway if you want a closer look. as well as some explanations and such. As it says, at the bottom, the total price is pretty much at the limit of the budget, just shy of $3000, but by black...
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    [SOLVED] Trying to build a PC for 3D Art (Complete Beginner) Budget: ~1k€/1.1k$

    Hello, I'm a 3D Artist and I recently decided to get a new PC and wanted to build myself a custom one. Unfortunatly I am a complete newbee when it comes to hardware and I have no idea where to start. Do you have any recommendation on how to start learning about hardware? Additionally here some...
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    [SOLVED] Computer turns on but can't power on from power button

    Brought my computer home from a technician to fix my CPU fan error. Everything was working perfectly fine on my computer at the shop when I went there to pick it up. Was able to log in with no problem. Got home, did a quick un-build to do cable management, and plug everything back in, got power...
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    Question PC Boot problems please help

    Watch the video to see what’s going on. I was cleaning my desk off while loading up a game and an empty sealed water bottle fell on it and once it made contact it immediately shut down. No water got in I think it was just the contact and every time I try to start it this happens View...
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    [SOLVED] Looking into websites to buy a gaming PC.

    So I built a gaming PC before and as much as I enjoyed the experience I do not want to do it all over again lol. I've been looking into multiple websites that have custom PCs built... CyberPowerPC, digital storm etc. There's alot of websites I've seen that can have this done for me the only...
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    [SOLVED] No video signal suddenly

    I built a PC and started having some major issues with the video. Here are my components: CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 2700 Processor with Wraith Spire LED Cooler - YD2700BBAFBOX Primary Storage: CORSAIR FORCE Series MP300 120GB NVMe PCIe M.2 SSD Solid State Storage Extra Storage: WD Blue 500GB HDD...
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    Question Witcher 3 - Mediocre performance out of what should be a decent PC Build

    So here is the rub. I want to play the Witcher 3. More so, I want to play the Witcher 3 as close to max settings as I can get. I have read through the requirements of the game, and I think my PC should be able to handle it: NZXT Phantom 410 Mid-Tower Case Intel i7-6700k processor - Corsair H80i...
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    Question Issue with driver(?) on custom build: crashes & BSOD

    I recently got my first custom-built PC (built by professionals, not me) but I seem to be having some issues with it. Games that I should be able to run on ultra with no difficulty frequently crash to desktop. Sometimes, my computer shuts down entirely unexpectedly. Every time my computer...
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    Question PC doesn't shut down, just restarts

    My PC shut's down but 5 seconds letter just restarts and boots back-up. Not too sure what the issue might be? Pretty sure all my drivers are up to date and everything runs OK, just won't shut down. Occasionally, it will reset the boot devices and forget the time too if I've switched it off by...
  14. Custom wall build [Pricecheck]

    Hello, I was unsure if it is allowed to ask for a pricecheck on this forum, i searched the rules a bit and couldn't find any rules against this. If there are i'm sorry for posting this thread. Anyway, I am looking for a price check for my home made custom wall build. I am looking to sell it...
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    [SOLVED] Doing a custom build, am I missing anyhting and is everything ok?

    Hi, I am doing a custom build for the first time in a very long time.. it will be a development machine, am I missing anything? does the cpu and ram work with this motherboard? would you recommend different components? Also is the stock cpu cooler fine? Build: PSU Corsair CP-9020061 CX750M...
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    Question Best bang for the buck PC that

    So, I am looking to build a decent gaming and programming machine, running games like forza horizon 3 and 4, rocket league, subnautica, etc. I currently have an upgraded lenovo h50-55 that is beginning to go on its way out. so I don't really have a set budget but I would like to stay in the...
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    Question All games CTD but PC works fine in normal operation

    Every game I try to play simply crashes to desktop, It really is that simple. The problem began upon the installation of a new stick of RAM a few days ago, ever since then its been nothing but issues with my PC Specs; Mobo - ASUS PRIME B-350 PLUS(Most recent BIOS/UEFI revision) CPU - Ryzen 5...
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    [SOLVED] Is this build compatible and good?

    Hello for any tech-geniuses out there, is this compatible? Also, how good is this build? Intel - Core i7-8700K 3.7 GHz 6-Core Corsair - H100i v2 70.69 CFM Liquid Asus - ROG MAXIMUS XI HERO (WI-FI) ATX LGA1151 Motherboard Corsair - Vengeance LPX 32 GB (2 x 16 GB) DDR4-2666 Memory Samsung -...
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    [SOLVED] New built pc, wont boot BIOS, keeps restarting

    So ive recently brought a desktop pc from a friend who was in the proccess of building it. Ive had to add a psu and hard drive to the build to complete it. After putting it together i go to install windows onto it however it simple restarts over and over again every 10-20 seconds with no output...
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    What CPU is compatible with the "HP Pavilion Desktop PC"?

    What CPU is compatible with my pc? I'm trying not to make the same mistake. Also can a ryzen 3 2200 fit/work? serial number CNV72607ZD model HP Pavilion Desktop PC 570-p0xx Motherboard model 82FE Brand AMI Thanks
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    Fugoo Style-S vs. Style XL: Which Fugoo Speaker Is Best?

    Fugoo's Style-S and Style XL are both excellent Bluetooth speakers. Which is right for you? Fugoo Style-S vs. Style XL: Which Fugoo Speaker Is Best? : Read more
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    is this psu good for this system?

    Corsair CX Series 450 Watt 80 Plus Bronze Certified Modular Power Supply (CP-9020101-NA) https://www.amazon.com/Corsair-VS550-Active-Supply-Certified/dp/B01B72VXE6?th=1&psc=1 i3 8100 gtx 1060 6gb ram 2x 4gb ddr4 1 hhd 500 gb 1 ssd 240 gb 1 case fan mobo: b360 ds3h
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    g4400+gtx 750 ti bottleneck

    my setup: psu- seasonic 520w ram-x1 4gb ddr4 ssd-240gb mobo-h110m ds2 cpu-g4400 gpu- gtx750 ti i got bottleneck when using bandicam when playing rules of survival i found that my ram is fake when check on cpu-z it has different serial, still i dont know if it is the cause of bottleneck
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    Disks run at 100% / Windows starts to crash/freeze when downloading (1 SSD 2 HDD)

    I've had a problem where whenever I try to download anything large to my SSD (the same drive windows is installed on), my windows starts to lag and eventually everything freezes from anywhere between 30 seconds to a minute before I regain control. Most annoyingly, it happens when I download any...
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    Best ram frequency for H61M-CS

    I'm planing to buy a new ram for my desktop which has a H61M-CS mobo. The max ram frequency supported is 1600MHz by the mobo. I found few deals in Amazon for 8GB DDR3 RAMs by G.SKILL 1600Mhz & Fury X which has a 1866Mhz frequency, both costs same amount. But the Fury X looks good to me! but it...
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    memtest results output

    /home/ash/Downloads/IMG-20180713-WA0046.jpg this is the output of the memtest..please help me find out the error the result says..error confidence value,lowest error address and highest error address
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    Fresh install on new Ryzen 3 2200G install freezing

    Hey all just finished building a budget Ryzen 3 system, - Antec VSK3500 Micro ATX Case with 500W PSU - Ryzen 3 2200G APU - ASRock A320M-HDV Motherboard with the latest version 4.80 bios update - 4GB Crucial 2400MHz Ram - WD Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM HDD It boots up and posts to the UEFI fine. My...
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    Concern about Ram frequency and Stability

    Hi, I have a Asrock Taichi z370 motherboard with an H115i AIO watercooler and 16GB of Team Group Dark Pro DDR4 at 3200MHz and CL14. I was wondering why is the frequency bouncing from 1598MHz to 1600MHz when I view it on Corsair Link 4 software? My ram is fixed voltage at 1.380v because...
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    failed update windows 10 Fall creation update

    Today i try update windows to 1709 from 1703 via windows 10 update assistant , but after serval restart and reach 75% and restart but no continue update just some text "rollback to previous version" if i not wrong. can you explain what happend
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    Which PSU should i buy?

    Hi, I have $ 50 CAD to spend on a PSU. I'm certainly by no means an expert on PSUs but here are the ones I found: https://www.amazon.ca/EVGA-Bronze-Warranty-Supply-100-BT-0450-K1/dp/B01N9X3F8F/ref=sr_1_23?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1511553541&sr=1-23&keywords=power+supply...
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    i5-8600K Overclocking Help

    Hey guys, so I just got my 8600K and I am seriously pissed. I have it on a MSI Z370 PRO CARBON (Non-AC) motherboard. I set the multiplier to 50 (Equaling to 5.0GHz) and tried to set the Core voltage (or what I think it is) to 1.35V like everyone else. Fine, I boot up nicely. Then I run AIDA64...
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    Error code 2000-0142

    Dell Inspiron 17 will not load past the Dell logo
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    Bad PSU shorting the UPS

    I removed all components from my Corsair VS550. It was fed by a capable UPS. Then I turned on the PSU by shorting wires. Then I switched off the power. Ideally the UPS should still supply an unloaded PSU, right? But that doesn't happen, the UPS just turns off. So every time there is a power...
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    Gtx 1050 ti - Monitor connectivity issue

    So i bought a gtx 1050 ti 4gb yesterday and when i tried to connect it with my monitor , i found out that my monitor only has 2 ports:- 1-Dvi-d dual link "it doesn't have that 4 pins" 2-normla vga port my gtx 1050 has 3 ports , 2 hdmi and 1 dvi-d , so i went back to the shop and asked...
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    I am living in Germany and brought my American made laptop with me. I successfully changed over to German but now the keys are

    Need an index for how to find the proper key after changing over to german from english
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    Is 1440p on a 24inch Display pointless?

    27 inch is just too big for me personally. there are a few monitors which are 24 inch and have a native resolution of 1440p. i have a few questions 1. Is it Pointless? 2. If not will 1440p look a little bit sharper on a 24 inch than a 27 inch? 3. Will there be a scaling issue on the 24 inch...
  37. TopHatProductions115

    Intel Xeon X5450 - Can I Push it Further?

    I currently have the computer described here and here. At this point, Windows 10 has my CPU listed as the Xeon X5450, but limits the clock speed to 2.0GHz. I'm guessing that I'd fix this by overclocking the processor, but I'm also probably incorrect. Furthermore, I'm considering a CPU upgrade...
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    Asus VS248HR OR Samsung LS24D330HSX ?

    Asus VS248HR OR Samsung LS24D330HSX ?! Both are 24 inch gaming monitors witch best and why ?!
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    Multiple Blue Screen of Deaths - Bought a Second Hand Gaming Computer

    Hello Tech Experts! First of all, I would like to thank each and every of you for solving these problems, that too voluntarily. It is saving days and money of a lot of people. Way to go guys! So my problem is that I am experiencing a BSOD error. A screenshot of the error, that I somehow...
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    Is The Razer Naga Molten RARE? ( Red Mouse )

    I've seen many stuff like Razer Naga Chroma is below 60$, Razer Diamondback is like 70$ too, and then I checked my mouse which was given to me by my cousin a year ago, he bought it like 3 years ago though, barely used it. I found it for over 150$. Also, I only found one on the market! Is it...