Forum discussion tagged with damaged.
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    Question Can I fix the Titan?

    Hello This is my first post here. Long time follower and avid reader. I recently managed to blow up my GTX Titan which was on Corsair AIO cooling. Actually I have 2 units and I did noticed one of them working near thermal limit. Few days ago I had a weird smell similar to component burn but...
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    [SOLVED] PC troubles, GPU died not sure what is caused it.

    Hey there I had a GTX 1060 6GB installed on my PC Motherboard: Crosshair VI Hero RAM: Vengance 16gb Storage: M.2 SSD 500GB, 2 mechanical hard drives (currently unplugged) One day I hear a fan (not sure which) go into super overdrive whirring so I power down my pc, wait a bit and try to turn it...
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    Question Hard drive spinning but not detected in bios?

    Suddenly when i turn on my pc , something poped up reboot and select proper boot device , insert boot media in selected boot device. I went to bios and hard drive not detected ! I tried to unplug the cable plug it again and same , hard drive is spinning ! I tried to to replace the cable but same...
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    Question Is my CPU socket damaged?

    Hi. I recently bought a 2nd hand Gigabyte GA-Z170N-GAMING 5 ITX Motherboard and was worried maybe the socket was damaged (See photo). The box had things missing and it was wrongly described on ebay so i just would like to double check everything. (Intel LGA1151 Socket) View...
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    Question Pentium Dual Core 1.8 ghz

    https://postimg.cc/ft5WfdhP heres the image of the chip on the right side corner there is 1 pin wich looks 50% damaged or burned can i run this cpu its idk 8 9 years old idk why i removed it too and also let me know if i get it working how much you think i can overclock it upto how much frequeny
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    Question I think I damaged the graphics card

    Okay. So my specs are gtx 750 ti, i5-2400 8gb ram, 350w psu. So today, I've decided to change my thermal paste on cpu and graphics card because I've been hitting 80c degrees and over on gpu (it has no pins) and up to 70c on cpu. I don't think cpu is the problem, cleaned it, applied thermal paste...
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    Question Strange situation with my D: Hard drive after a power outage

    Hello I've been looking for an answer and I need your help :) My D: hard drive is damaged and I have no idea what to do. It happend after a power outage a few month ago. Here are the symptoms : Can't creat new folders nor files (Error : 0x8000FFFF) Can't delete anything from the hard drive...
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    Intel 9th Gen CPUs Are Great...if You Can Find Them

    Intel's 9th generation Core processors are suffering from high prices and low stock. Intel 9th Gen CPUs Are Great...if You Can Find Them : Read more
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    MSI GAMING X 1080 8gb Series

    Why is my 1080 always stay at around 45-55 when just in silent mode is this normal & if it isnt than can anyone direct me too a website that will create an RGB water block for my MSI 1080
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    fx 6300 bottlenecking a gtx 1070ti

    I'll be buying a gtx 1070ti this week is it worth the bottleneck if im going to upgrade my cpu later this year?
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    Asrock X299 Taichi Stuck Bios Instant Flash

    I tried updating my bios on my X299 Taichi through the instant flash utility from the windows side of things. It rebooted into the UEFI, and has been stuck on this screen for at 30 minutes with 0% progress. As I have BIOS flashback on this motherboard is it safe to turn off the computer and...
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    About Laptop with 256 GB / Intel Core i7 / 8GB RAM

    compare dell inspiron i5 7000 2 in 1 Powered by 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5 Processor, Windows 10 Home, 8GB memory & 256GB SSD. which costs $1200 vs Surface Pro 256 GB / Intel Core i7 / 8GB RAM which costs $1450
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    Need help hooking my HyperX Cloud 2's up to my PC and Xbox One at the same time

    I am trying to find a way to hook up my HyperX Cloud 2's to my Xbox One and PC at the same time while being able to use the mic and headphones on both, is this even possible? If it isn't possible is their a way I can connect them both at the same time and switch between them easily without...
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    Wich internet speed is better for gaming cafe

    Hi , what is the best internet plan for a gaming cafe consist of 10 client pc and 1 is the server , i want to give the server the internet and split it to the 10 pcs , the internet plans here are 1 mb , 2 , 3,4 ,6. Wich one for playing online games like dota 2 and LOL. And it is a good idea to...
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    Graphics Card Advice

    Can anyone recommend a graphics card to fit this machine - https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B00OG9X2VK/ref=oh_aui_search_detailpage?ie=UTF8&psc=1 - to be able to play GTA etc with no probs? Thanks
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    How to recover data from a corrupted/unreadable external hard drive.

    I have a Western Digital 2 TB external HD that connects via a removable USB 3.0 Micro B cable. I unplugged it from my computer without using safely eject and now when I try to open it it says that it is unreadable and corrupted. This has happened to me once before with this drive and I was able...
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    Amd siplay driver wont work if i use amd settings

    Hi i have amd 7700hd Graphics card. I installed amd settings just to improve preformance and control fan speed. If i use it my display driver chrashes during the game. I uninstalled the program and tried the game... it worked, can somebody tell me why it does not work if i use amd settings .. ty...
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    BSOD 124 Help!

    So I have this problem of BSOD error code 124 but the thing is, it only occur in dota 2 and I've been trying to minimize the heat in my laptop and it still occurs, and randomly. It can happen 5 minutes I open the game to the middle of a match. I still don't know why. Please help. My laptop is...
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    1600mhz memory running 1333mhz, why?

    Hi! - As topic. XMP is enabled, target speed set to 1600mhz, yet 2 out my 4 RAM sticks runs at 1333mhz. I got 4x4GB. 2x runs at 1600, remaining 2 run att 1600mhz. (the 2 newer ones, just bought) Any idea why? Thanks!
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    Need help with 144 hz BenQ please.

    I just bought three BenQ XL2430T monitors for Nvidia Surround and was wondering if it's possible to get the center monitor at 144 hz? I'm running one video card, the GTX 980 TI Gaming 6G by MSI. I know all three monitors can't run at 144 hz, I'm just concerned about the center monitor. It is...