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  1. J

    Gigabyte bios update question

    Hey everyone, I have question on updating a bios on a new rig. I need to update my Gigabyte GA-Z170X-UD3 (rev. 1.0) board for the i5 7600k I just bought (so it will take kabylake). My concern is how to handle the USB sticks. I'll have one with the new OS and one with the bios update. Should I...
  2. C

    New Gpu | Computer Freezing, Videos Look Pixelated , And My Monitor Keeps Going To No Signal Then Coming Back.

    So I recently purchased a GTX 1060, and it ran like a champ for a week. First, it started to freeze out of nowhere, and the only way to fix it was to restart the pc. Then, it started having this weird monitor glitch where the monitor would go to no signal for 5-8 seconds, then come back...
  3. S

    Budget gaming PC

    Guys I'm planning to build my first gaming PC. I wanna play games like GTA V, watch dogs 2, mirrors edge etc at very high/ultra settings. Would a Rx 480 4gb be sufficient for this? This is my rig. >- Processor - i5 6500 > - Motherboard - Gigabyte B150m > - Graphics card- Sapphire...
  4. E

    Another problem with new pc

    Hello, my computer ran into a crashing problem. Which I ran crystal disk info so it's wasn't my ssd. And I redownloading my drivers. So this hasn't happened again yet. But now there's a new problem on startup the motherboard splashboard that says "asrock" it is stuck there for a good amount of...
  5. J

    $350 pc or Save Up?

    I dont earn that much money and i want to buy a pc this year. Either $350 pc this thanksgiving or save up and buy at christmas. If this thanksgiving, give me a build pls. Thank you in advance.
  6. C

    Toshiba Satellite C55-A 5300 will Not Start, Fan Cycles Slow to Fast

    C55-A 5300 will Not Start, Fan Cycles Slow to Fast
  7. J

    Replacing notebook memory + other questions

    First of all, I don't really have a lot of experience building PCs - as in I get the concepts but I didn't really do it becasue of money. And sorry if I didn't post this in the right subforum! Recently I got a gift: an Asus X550Jx notebook (my 1st ever notebook / laptop). Set it up and I'm...
  8. IAmAZ3R0

    How do I change where applications are downloaded?

    Currently I have a 128gb SSD and 1 TB HDD, but my SSD is almost full and I want my apps to download to my HDD instead of the C://Programs Files. When trying to install some applications, like Razer Synapse or AutoDesk Inventor 2017 Professional, it doesn't let me choose where it installs. I...
  9. W

    Will my motherboard need a BIOS Update?

    My MB Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H-A Micro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard I have an i5 cpu. On my pcpartpicker build, it says I might need a BIOS update. Thank you uh huh huh
  10. M

    GPU a little too big for case, What do I do?!

    I just bought the EVGA GTX 970 4Gb SC, i5 4690K, and NZXT Source 210 black case, after checking PC Part Picker it says that some of the drive bays may not be usable. I'm planning on getting a 1tb hard drive and an SSD so 2 driver bays would be taken up, can i still fit everything in there? Im...
  11. M

    Gaming Graphics Card Upgrade

    Can you connect an external graphics to a laptop via USB 3.0 or via ethernet (RJ45), if so how and what graphics cards support this?
  12. Jake Hall

    Purchase 980ti or wait for P

    Should I buy the 980ti or wait for the Pascal?
  13. G

    Can I sell my old PC?

    What can I do with my old PC when I upgrade? Should I sell it? Make it into a server? Bitcoin miner? Ideas? EDIT: Its running an AMD FX 6300 GTX 750 Ti and 8GB of ram
  14. G

    Noctua NH-U12P SE2

    can this cooler fit the 1151 socket for skylake i have found a used unit on craigslist anything i should be aware of
  15. D

    internet speed help please

    i'm wondering if 7mbps down and 600kbps up and a ping of 35 is good enough to play games like day z and rust with no lag?
  16. K

    CPU Cooler Backplate

    My CPU (FM1 chip) is getting incredibly hot and the fan is really loud; I decided on buying a new cooler, hopefully the Hyper 212 Evo. However, I do not have full access at the back of my PC, as the motherboard is very small; will I still need to remove the motherboard completely to intall the...
  17. P

    Would you buy a gaming motherboard without a pic express 3.0 slot?

    There's a board I want with 2 pci express x16 slots but it only supports 2.0 Now days all good graphics cards are 3.0 3.0 is twice as fast as 2.0 so in just a couple years when video cards get better won't this motherboard be obsolete?
  18. F

    Tabs opening on their own

    So It seems that i have virus on pc that opens new advertising tabs randomly in explorer i have checked chrome maps and app data maps for virus but none i deleted all cookies again none i have adblocker if someone is going to write that i reinstalled chrome Is there any other solution then...
  19. d1versify

    Can you suggest a laptop for casual gaming from this store?

    Hello guys my friend wants a laptop for not so demanding games, like LOL, Dota 2, Hearthstone The price range is 600 euros, up to 650. The site is this http:// Would you suggest 8gb of RAM? Isn't it mandatory nowadays? Or 4gb of Ram combined with an SSD?
  20. C

    Lenovo Z570 Ideapad Windows 7 boots to black screen

    Hello everyone. :) First time posting on this forum, although I frequently lurk posts that I find interesting or helpful. Recently my Lenovo Z570 laptop has not been booting. When I turn on the computer, it displays the "Lenovo" screen, followed by black screen. After awhile, there is a Windows...