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  1. znedraw

    Question A Not So Long Story About A Graphics Card and a Black Screen.

    I run a pretty old system, I know. I have an - ARGUS APS-720W PSU ( I know I should have a fire extinguisher nearby if I have this PSU, somebody already told me that, but I didn't install nor I chose the PSU) XFX RX580 8GB GPU MSI B85M-E45 MB Intel I5-4440 And a WD-Blue 1TB HDD and 2 Sticks of...
  2. K

    Question Is it dead?

    A few days ago I was playing Rocket League and all of the sudden my pc BSOD and turned off. It would not turn back on fully after this. It will boot up and say preparing automatic repair and then takes me to the windows options for recovery, but will not boot into windows. I did not get a chance...
  3. T

    Question 1080ti is close to dying what to do next?

    Hey guys I hope you can help me out here cuz I’m frustrated :/ I have 1080ti for over 5 years and I think his time has come 🥲 It crashes very frequently and the only game I can play without crashing is maple story. My question is what should I do? Buy a new 3080? Or wait for the new cards? The...
  4. V

    Question 5600x DOA?

    Hi Everyone, just a quick question. I bought a ryzen 5600x and a gigabyte B550 pro ac on prime day. Just did the mobo swap last night when I tried to boot up I kept getting no post and the CPU light just on. I did the standard procedures by reseeding the RAM, check connections and so on and no...
  5. F

    [SOLVED] Brand New 3080 Stuck at 480mhz core clock. 8 FPS on Furmark FHD.

    Hello, I just bought a new 3080 (https://www.gigabyte.com/Graphics-Card/GV-N3080AORUSX-WB-10GD-rev-20#kf) to replace my 2070. Upon installation I also did a clean wipe of all drives and a fresh install of windows (now windows 11 not by choice). After updating all the drivers to the newest...
  6. MinecraftW06

    Question Computer not posting (died)

    CPU fan starts, HDD spins up, but there is no display. Could it be a problem with the motherboard or the CPU? CPU is heating so I think it's working. There isn't any beep speakers in the computer. Specs: Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B75M-D2V CPU: Intel Pentium G2030 LGA 1155 3GHz RAM: Team Elite 4GB...
  7. B

    Question Two dead motherboards within a month, is my other hardware faulty?

    I built my PC back in November (specs listed below). Last month, my PC froze and was completely unresponsive. I had to turn off the PSU to turn it off because even the power button didn't work. I went through the troubleshooting process (steps listed below) and ultimately sent it to Asus for...
  8. Jakob Long

    Question Gigabyte GA-EP35-DS3L not posting/no display

    Hi, I have a Gigabyte GA-EP35-DS3L motherboard, an Intel Pentium E2180, 305 watt PSU, and nvidia GeForce 8400 GS. The system turns on, fans spin, but there is no display or post. I have tried clearing CMOS, I have tried different RAM sticks in different RAM slots, I have tried reseating the...
  9. H

    Question Power light and fan function, but no other sign of life. Will replacing motherboard be likely to fix it?

    My Lenovo Yoga 710-14IKB now shows no sign of life except for the power light and fan. I've tried to power it up both with and without an external monitor, and I've tried powering on using the OneKey button to go straight to BIOS, but that makes no difference. When I plug my phone into it I get...
  10. J

    [SOLVED] PSU dead?

    A few years ago I purchased This PC from Amazon. Within the first month I replaced the CPU Cooler with a H100i Pro. Had iBuyPower send me a new RTX 2070 because the one that came with it was artifacting. Upgraded the RAM to 32GB eventually. Added a 1TB NVMe SSD. Today I heard a big popping...
  11. V

    Question Old 24" 1080p monitor - dead?

    Hi guys, just looking for a second opinion here. I have an old Asus 24" monitor that I've had for a decade or so. For the past several years its been used on and off as a secondary monitor - using its HDMI connection (it also has DVI and VGA, although I've none of those cables anymore)...
  12. jaybarillo

    [SOLVED] Dead RX 570? Keeps shutting down even at low to med usage.

    Nice day everyone, as the title says I have an issue with my PC. I was playing some games when my PC shutdowns with the keyboard and mice still on. I tried to turn it on but it won't boot, I noticed that the GPU fans are not spinning when it's attempting to boot so I removed my GPU and...
  13. Pstar7

    Question My PC died. Need help.

    The issue can be read below
  14. R

    [SOLVED] Did terrible mistake today! Fried PSU + GPU?

    Hi everyone, today i did something real bad…. I connected the motherboard 24pin and 8pin i to mobo. (Psu: Corsair HX850 platinum) I flipped on the switch on psu and my pc started … was not connected to a monitor and I didnt realize psu have this 0 rpm mode was looking at psu. I’ve had this 8pin...
  15. davethepcbot

    [SOLVED] OC resulted in being unable to boot PC

    Hello. I recently attempted to increase my overclock from 4.0 GHz to 4.1 GHz on my Ryzen 2600x at 1.4v after installing a new cooling system. After the restart and during the stress test the PC turns off and now does not turn back on again. There is no evidence that the PSU is working bar two...
  16. Vamsi_Krishna92

    [SOLVED] My PS4 Pro won't turn on, power button not working, but eject button works ?

    I didnt turn on my ps4 pro for 2 weeks, today when i turned it on it gave up on me. the behaviour is as follows, when I switch on power from wall socket and try turn it on form the 1st time it gave me 3 beeps and turned off, when i tried to tun it on it gave a beep and went into safe mode...
  17. L

    [SOLVED] Is motherboard dead? Only it’s led’s turn on, nothing else and no boot

    System CPU - Ryzen 2700 Gpu - gtx 1070 zotac amp extreme RAM - adata xpg 3000mhz 16gb (2 8gb) SSD - hp ex920 HDD - Firecuda sshd (x2) PSU - thermaltake 700w Motherboard - Asus strix gaming f x470 So for the about the last 5hrs I’ve been troubleshooting my pc because like the title says it...
  18. S

    Question Why doesn my PC randomly go through a cycle of disconnecting and reconnceting to wifi?

    My pc has a problem where sometimes it randomly disconnects from wifi and then reconnects and then connects and proceeds to continue with this cycle quite a few times before finally connecting to wifi and then staying like that for around 3-4 hours. I don't this is a wifi problem as there are 2...
  19. K

    Question computer turns on but no display and none of my peripherals work

    my wife was playing games just the day before on her pc but when she went to turn it on yesterday she said it wouldn't work the pc lights up with rgb and the fans run but no post for bios and the display doesnt kick on either. The peripherals like the kb&m doesnt even come on and no audio...
  20. [SOLVED] So my 1080 died, but why?

    I was playing COD:WZ, with fps and temp monitoring on, saw nothing out of order, and boom screen goes black, smoke comes out of pc. I instantlly knew something died there... It was the GPU only i guess, cuz without the gpu the pc turns on, all fans spinning. But i wonder what exactlly did i burn...
  21. nerodero

    [SOLVED] Anyone would explain why my GPU would die in this situation?

    I went to change my CPU, changed it, went to boot up pc and my gpu fans stop spinning So i switch my cpu again and tried to boot up but gpu still unresponive. Tried using different slots and it wont work so i assume its dead Not sure what i couldvr done wrong as i didnt touch my gpu the whole time
  22. G

    [SOLVED] Motherboard ram slot died, Whats my best option for gaming?

    So one of two ram slots on my 3 year old motherboard has died recently and I have be having difficulty finding a replacement do to the age of my CPU and wanting to still overclock the CPU. My motherboard is a ASRock Fatal1ty Z370 Gaming ITX/ac with a i7-8700K overclocked to 5.0GHz and 2 8GB...
  23. brendenmill

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 3600 super high temps, lots of airflow @ AIO.

    I am at a total loss. I built my PC less than a year ago and a couple weeks ago, it starting performing very poorly and restarting every minute or so. Eventually I got a BSOD. Error code was Critical System Failure I believe. After trying system restore and startup repair, nothing worked. I kept...
  24. MEETWIIT

    [SOLVED] i cant tell if my PSU or MOBO are dead?

    Hello there, so I switched the SATA cable from SATA2 to the SATA1 in my motherboard Gigabyte H110m-S2H, and when I tried to boot the pc again, my motherboard didn't want to turn on, I feel some electricity in the USB ports, but the fans, the CPU fans, the GPU, and everything doesn't turn on when...
  25. S

    [SOLVED] 8700k died after professional delidding

    I wanted go get my CPU delidded after temps started to peak at 99C while gaming, stayed above 80C. I blamed it on the AIO liquid cooler first, got that replaced. But temps stayed high above 90C. I got the delidding done professionally. After I received my CPU back, temps dropped to 61C under...
  26. H

    Question Laptop that seemed completely dead powered up once and then went dead again. Can it be saved?

    I have an old laptop (Lenovo Thinkpad R61i) that I was using as a spare, running a lightweight Linux distribution on it. I leant it to a friend whose computer had died. I don't know what she did or didn't do with it, but she never managed to make it start up, and I couldn't get anything to...
  27. NotTheRealJay

    Question Dead i7-3770 ?

    Hello everyone, i was wondering how did i end up killing my cpu by installing a new ssd? At first my pc is working perfectly fine. I bought a new ssd and try installing a new windows os on it, but my pc won't boot with the ssd installed. When i tried to boot my pc without the ssd, my pc turns on...
  28. C

    [SOLVED] How To recover files from a dead HDD?

    Hey everyone. Recently my Seagate 1 TB desktop HDD completely stopped working. It wont show in BIOS and no question of appearing in Desktop. I am so disappointed. Mainly because I had lots of important files, pictures and projects stored in it. My question is what do I do to recover files...
  29. RaulRU

    [SOLVED] GPU dead?

    Hi, first of all I wanna say sorry in advance about my English grammar issues. Specs: - Gigabyte RX 590 Rev 2.0 -i5 9400f -gigabyte b360m -evga 430w 80+ white. So, I've been mining for a month with my RX 590 for an extra income, all great, good temps and low wattage. Today I decided to try...
  30. K

    Question Dead PSU?

    Hi Everyone, I recently moved and at my old place I had a living room pc and my regular gaming pc. I wanted to swap the two from each cases as one of them hangs on the wall and I needed that to save space on my desk. When rebuilding the living room pc into the new case I dropped a screw into...
  31. TempTop

    [SOLVED] Is my Non-Responsive AM3 Motherboard Dead?

    I recently used some older components including my Gigabyte GA-78-LMT-S2 to make a guest gaming PC, upon build completion it wouldn't boot. PSU non-responsive, case fans non-responsive, MOBO non-responsive. So I figured it's either front IO, PSU, Case/MOBO incompatibility, or dead MOBO. So I...
  32. B

    [SOLVED] Laptop dies a few months after replacing screen from Ebay

    So far this has happened twice now. I replaced a laptop screen with one found on Ebay and it works fine for a month or two and the laptop dies. When you press the power button, the light next to it turns on but nothing else turns on, no fan, no ports, nothing. Not sure what the first model this...
  33. bigbobsmith1968

    Question I just got new ram, now my PC wont display

    Hello, today I just upgraded from 8gb of 3200mhz Kingston ram to 16gb of Corsair 3200mhz vengeance pro ram, it doesn’t boot with either of the new sticks, it still boots with the old one. Other valuable information: Ryzen 5 2600 EVGA 600w semi power supply bronze. Msi b450 tomahawk any help...
  34. D

    [SOLVED] HP 6820s black screen, fans spinning, not booting ?

    Hello, I'm trying to pinpoint the faulty hardware on my old HP 6820s laptop. Is it the GPU (no onboard graphics), is it the only RAM stick, or something else... This is what happened when the problem occurred: I turned on the laptop noisy fans start spinning at high levels, as usual The BIOS...
  35. K

    [SOLVED] -12v Rail missing on Power supply tester

    Recently bought a Dell D460EM-00 REF.NO DPS-460DB016 A power supply, I plugged it into my PSU tester and the -12v rail isnt lighting up, so i was wondering if anyone had any luck fixing this. I own a soldering station and a hot air station so im more than happy to replace parts if needed.
  36. N

    Question Dead SATA port, any fixes?

    So, I got a new CPU cooler, which required me to disassemble my entire system (considering it was hard to install it while everything was in the case) and once I assembled everything back I saw one of my hard drives not being detected and my PC wouldn't even turn on (past the MOBO loading...
  37. solar axis

    Question EVGA XC Ultra 3 RTX 3080 Serious Issues, Please Help Me

    all parts were purchased last year except for the graphics card which was purchased two weeks ago. it worked out of the box but the first day of use produced a BSOD while playing Final Fantasy 14, of all games. The last BSOD's error code read "buffer stack exceeded driver" and upon reboot I...
  38. geckovic02

    [SOLVED] HDD doesn't response after after a while

    Hi I have a problem with my HDD: A few months ago it randomly started doing a somewhat scratching sound every second. This happened mid day and was gone as soon I started opening files on the drive. Today it looks like it finaly gave up: When I start the PC (selfbuild pc, drive is from a...
  39. K

    [SOLVED] Did my graphics card just dare to die right in my face?

    Graphics Card: GTX 980 GPU: i7 4790K Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H A bit of backstory: After a couple years of usage my GPU performance gets severely hindered, I always fix this by reinstalling windows, my guess is background processes and "entropy" over time. It had been a while my PC...
  40. F

    [SOLVED] Did my Intel i7 4790K die?

    Hello community, I have this i7 4790k when I turn on the pc the fans move but then it shuts down. I already tried with a celeron g1840 processor and the pc turns on normally. I have the Asus Q87M-E motherboard. I already tried with two different power supplies. I want to be sure if he already...