Forum discussion tagged with Danger.
  1. Kirito-kun

    Question Are my motherboard, GPU and PSU compatible ?

    My Specs: i5-3570 (Will UPGRADE CPU in February) Zebronics H61 Motherboard 4GB * 2 DDR3 RAM CM 550W 80+ Bronze PSU 250GB SSD + 500GB HDD I am considering these GPUs: RTX 2060/ RTX 2060 12GB/ RX6600 Are these GPU compatible with my PSU and motherboard? They will not burn/fry/damage my...
  2. [SOLVED] How do I fix my PPU socket?

    As it turns out what I did in https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/cant-plug-in-power-cable.3678684/ to my PPU socket had consequences. The PPU cable always slides out and the computer repeatedly loses power. Every time I adjust the cable, I can hear electric sparks. Is this bad? I can still...
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    [SOLVED] How Dangerous are Super Cheap Power Supplies?

    I recently got a "Turbolink" ATX-XG500w power supply from a friend who was replacing it. From my research this thing is a sketchy piece of junk, but I was wondering just how dangerous these cheapo power supplies are. Would they potentially damage the system their in or catch on fire? I honestly...
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    I bought a competitors website...

    ... what are the legalities of directing the traffic to that website to my business. The competitor has only the .com domain name but I have bought the .co.uk domain name. The web address is the name of their business, which is a local competitor to my business. I am looking to learn the ins...
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    [SOLVED] Intel Core i9-9900K with NVlink

    Looking to get myself hooked up with a decent build for 4k gaming. I am really liking the idea of 2x RTX 2080's running in NVlink. I am just wondering what CPU to use to get the best frames possible. I have been advised to go with the Intel 9900K, I was wondering what the community would think...
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    [SOLVED] Microphone not picking up my voice but rather the YouTube videos.

    I can't seem to use my microphone which is on my headset (RAGE Z50). It just picks up on computer sounds but not my voice. I tried reinstalling Realtek drivers and nothing works. Both headphone jack on the front and on the back have the same results. Hope you guys can help me out.
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    GTX 560 Ti won't work with my RAM anymore

    Strange issue plaguing the computer. I've had this computer working fine for years now. It suddenly stopped booting and would power for just a half-second and then shut off and cycle. I noticed that it rarely would stay on for about 5 seconds running only the fans and then shut off. No onboard...
  8. T

    Would like some help on an booting issue I am having. Thank you in advance.

    I have a Z170 (er 6700k??) with 32 gb RAM (4x8gb), 550 w PSU and a 1060 6gb GPU. Everything was fine until Tuesday when all of a sudden, it, what I thought was rebooting, but every fan was maxing RPM's. CPU, system, GPU and motherboard fans. I turned it off via the small PSU switch at the...
  9. M

    GPU fans spinning when my pc is turned off?

    So recently I got a myself a new graphics card (second hand 980) and the cards fans never stop spinning. Even when my pc has been shut down the fins twitch. Just wondering if there's a way to stop this or if there is a reason behind it.
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    Cables for my PC?

    Hey guys, I am just about to order my parts for my PC, I am getting a Fully Modular power supply so I was wondering if I could get some help with which cables to buy, here's my build: Due to shortage there will be a limitation of only ONE of any graphics card per household/customer. For bulk...
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    Samsung Series 4 TV Can Only Connect Wired, But No Ethernet Port

    I want to connect my TV to the internet, but there is not ethernet port on the TV itself. It also doesn't have the option to connect wireless, only wired. No idea how to get started as the manual isn't very forthcoming.
  12. L

    Building new computer-CPU choice-need help/info overload!

    OK, I've gotten almost as much out of my existing computer system as I can. I'm looking to do my first, ever, full computer build. In the past I've upgraded every part on my existing PC, except for the MOBO, so I have some experience with hardware upgrades, although I still sweat every time I...
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    i7-4790K MB help

    So I am planning on upgrading my CPU and I want to upgrade it too the i7-4790K because I heard that it is a really good cpu. I am planning on upgrading my MB along with me CPU so, what is the best gaming MB for the i7-4790K?
  14. M

    700 euro build

    I wanna build a pc for 700 euro's, and ive made my list for the components. Do you guys have any improvements? Heres the pcpartpicker: https://de.pcpartpicker.com/list/CHz7KZ
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    lenovo t430 boot stays black

    I turn on laptop and windows icon shows for 2 second, the cursor is on screen but laptop does not boot
  16. B

    Parade Float System

    The stereo system I am going to be using is the LG CM4550. I have (2) 3 ohm speakers that came with it and I was wondering if I could mix (2-3) more 6 ohm speakers from an old system. I don't want to ruin a new unit or speakers! Please Help!!!!
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    Installing a sata 3 HDD on a sata 2 MB

    Will a Seagate Barracuda 2tb(Marketed as SATA 3(600mb) work at its maximum on a Sata 3gbs MB? I've read that most HDD's don't make use of the SATA 3's speeds unless we're talking SSD's in raid, so I'm not sure how it goes.
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    Reset bio password

    Need to reset password for x205T
  19. M

    Can I Upgrade?

    I have an alienware x51 r3 with an intel core i5-6400 processor, an nvidia geforce gtx 960, 8 gigs of ram, and a 1 tb hard drive. I believe my power supply is 330 watts but im not sure about that. I want to upgrade my geforce gtx 960 to a 1060. Would my current power supply allow for that upgrade?
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    Help me. before i spend my money

    Hey guys, I already founded all my parts for ny new gaming pc! But im not sure if they are all compatible, like the ram, motherboard and if all fit in the case!I am not overclocking I need a good gpu for gaming but not EXTREMELY EXPENSIVE. CPU:i5 6600k RAM Black Fury HyperX 2x4gb PSU:EVGA 640w...
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    Mars Gaming MPS600 600W Power Supply is good power supply or bad power supply for gaming?

    Mars Gaming MPS600 600W Power Supply is good power supply or bad power supply for gaming?
  22. S

    Cloning using Acronis WD edition

    I am receiving a message during cloning process "One or more of your removable disks may have not started at the moment. Click yes to wait or no to ignore and continue. I tried all and they send me bakc to the same place and have to answer again. So I disconnected all my removable disk and tried...
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    New build boot loop?

    I have just finished my first watercooled build and am trying to start the machine. When I flick the PSU switch and touch the Power button, the system will start, run for about 5-10 seconds, shut off for about 5 more seconds and repeat. The last number on my mobo's LED indicator is 62 when the...
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    Top cases thermal performance wise for air cooling

    While all thermal tests in reviews on this (and other) sites include several different cases always for comparison, often the reviews are so far apart I can't tell if the difference in temperatures is simply due to different components used or due to actually better builds of the case. Can...
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    Will Upgrading GPU Bottleneck My PC?

    yo, do u recommend the MSI RX470 4Gb or Gigabyte GTX1060 3Gb? and will my PC experience bottlenecking due to a Pentium 3.2GHz CPU?
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    Asus dual RX 480 4gb vs Saphire Nitro 470 4gb

    hi guys, im about to buy a new gpu, and i want to buy an oculus and play VR games in the future. Would the 470 nitro be able to run vr games? As long as i can play VR games in high/medium settings, it would be good enough. Ive been checking some benchmarks, and the 470 nitro comes pretty close...
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    First Build Help

    Hi guys! Putting together my first gig last night. Everything connected, I've connected it to a monitor and it seems to work, was able to get to BIO page. I do came across few questions I want to make sure before telling myself I'm done. Case: Phanteks P400S MB: ASRock X99 Extreme4 ATX...
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    Cleaning comp with hydrocarbons

    Would I be able to use Pure hydrocarbons to clean out a computer, would it damage the parts for being to cold or. Also would I be able to use contact cleaner
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    SATA to now PCI-E? SSDs

    Hey guys So my last build was in 2014 December. Im' in the process of building 2 new rigs for my office, and I'm learning just now of all this new technology. Particularly of SATA now being obsolete and PCI-E being the main way to connect SSDs? Please advise. Do I need to worry about this...
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    Windows 10 help for a new pc faming build

    I've downloaded microsoft 10 from their website and createable boot drive onto usb. Im going to making a build tomorrow and i believe you plug in the usb into your computer while off > go into bios > change priority to usb and restart and save. That should auto start to load windows files. A...
  31. DustinV

    PC won't automatically go to sleep

    Hello, this problem started after upgrading to windows 10, It will go to sleep if I press the sleep button, but will not go to sleep after 10 minutes like i have it set to
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    Cheapest card to run a video (Blu rays)

    Hello people, I got a computer with intel graphic card(integrated) and realised that I can't even run a video that is HD1080, Blu Rays and anything above 2gb video file, without buffering so hard or not even able to play it well. I don't play high end games so I don't really need expensive...
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    Yamaha HTR 6068

    Have just bought a Yamaha HTR 6068 receiver. It is connected to a LG tv. The amp won't work without having the tv being on. Can't operate the unit at all without to being on. Is this normal or should I be able to operate them independently of each other?
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    bruhhhh cpu jacking up

    my cpu is not working properlly the over heatin aint fanning up
  35. U

    Ddr2 pc2-4200 stick with 3 pc2-5300 sticks not working

    I have a computer with two 2gb ddr2 pc-5300 and one 1gb pc2-5300 sticks. I had one ram slot left so I tried to put a 1gb pc2-4200 that I had laying around to expand my memory but when I turned on my computer it turns on but when the win 8.1 logo appears the little circle under it starts spining...
  36. T

    How do i remove the disk write protection from my micro sd card? (I've tried everything! )

    I have tried the disk part, the registry editor and the switch and nothing works can anyone help?
  37. Lefteris_87

    (Asus Sabertooth X58) PC doesn't boot unless I hold memOK button

    Hi, I'm having an issue with the boot, no Post, no bios nothing, the fans start for a few secs and shutdown then nothing work no powerbutton no reset, no MemOK. Only the PSU led is ON. Then needs to unplug or shut down the PSU until the mobo has no electicity then power the PSU and opens only...
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    No Signal coming from computer, please someone help

    hello i have installed windows 10 on my system and I have downloaded the graphic card driver and even it got installed and was working perfectly, after few days when i switched on my pc it said the message "No Signal coming from computer" I have tried everything..removed my RAM cleaned it re...
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    acer aspire v5 571g cpu upgrade

    Hello, i bought an acer aspire v5 571g in february 2014, i would like to ask 1) can i upgrade my CPU? 2) if yes, which CPUs are compatible with my motherboard?