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  1. RoyalNexus101

    [SOLVED] Dead motherboard/CPU?

    Hi! I wanna start this off by saying that I've had this system for a number of years now, it's fairly old so I've been expecting something to give sooner or later. Now, as for the problem, my computer is failing to boot, no post screen or code, just fan-spin and LEDs. I was wondering if anyone...
  2. D

    [SOLVED] Dead CPU or dead motherboard?

    Hi guys, So recently, I had an issue where my PC would boot up, begin loading the OS and then reboot suddenly. I did a lot of testing and eventually concluded it was the PSU as I plugged it into another machine and had the same issue. However, after an hour of testing (so quite a few reboots)...
  3. rubbertoe

    Question Month old 5700xt DEAD

    Hey guys, I recently purchased a brand new Saphire Nitro+ RX 5700XT about a month ago. Today I went to turn on my PC and it initially booted with a small white dot on the screen and a 'VGA' LED on my mobo. After a few failed boots it completely stopped showing signal. View...
  4. J

    [SOLVED] HP Laptop Hard Drive Dead

    Hi guys, I have a HP laptop bought on January 2019 and it seems to be the hard drive on the laptop is dead as it stopped booting from the HDD, then I removed the HDD from the laptop and tried plugging it in on my desktop and unfortunately I wasn't detected there too! At that moment I was...
  5. T

    [SOLVED] PC Build not powering on at all

    First off I had an old Z97s SLI Krait Edition, i5-4690k, 16gb of DDR3 ram and an SSD lying around so I decided to build a PC for the family. I bought the parts: Thermaltake Versa H25, 2TB Red, CX550M, some fans & a dvd drive, all brand new, after the parts arrived I installed it all as usual...
  6. L

    [SOLVED] Advice on possible dead motherboard

    Ill make this quick and short , I recently moved from an apartment where I had to deal with a dirty roommate and roaches got in my pc , I sprayed it with Raid which im now regretting. I tried booting my pc in my now clean apartment and I get case fans and cpu fans spinning but my gpu fans try to...
  7. N

    Question Should I test the CPU in another motherboard?

    Basically, my motherboard had a short circuit or something else thanks to the PSU. I bought a new motherboard the Gigabyte b450 aourus elite and a new 700W powersupply. I have tested the motherboard with an Athlon A6 apu and it is working. Should I test my old CPU Ryzen 5 2600X, or is it risky...
  8. L

    [SOLVED] MOBO dead?

    This morning when i tried to start my PC i didn’t work. I tried and i tried and i tried with different tactics each time to make it start. Eventually disassembled the PC and i just reassembled it, this time nothing happened either so i gave up on trying to save it with no clue what the...
  9. N

    [SOLVED] Dying Seagate 3TB HDD

    So like 4 days ago my HDD wasn't showing up in Windows one time when I turned it on, so I shutdown, checked the cables and turned it on again and it showed up. So I thought I was all good. Then it happened again, and was really slow to use. So I checked SMART with cryataldiskinfo and it said...
  10. D

    Question My Asus ROG laptop is dead after windows update.

    After an update I went back to my laptop to find it is completely dead. It won't charge, even though it had full battery it also won't turn on. I tried unplugging the AC and tried holding the power button, no luck, still completely dead. No boot up noise, no indicator or charging, nothing. Any...
  11. H

    Question Laptop not working out of a blue

    Hello guys, I guess it is stupid question, but is it possible, that motherboard in notebook is dead out of a blue ? When I press ON button, button starts to glow, but nothing else (fan, hdd, etc...), to turn it off I need to hold ON button very long time. Except this, WHEN I plug in AC - button...
  12. N

    Question Is my new motherboard dead?

    I have the following components: i5 9400F 2x8 DDR4 sticks of ram Antec VP450 PSU (450W) ASRock B365 Pro ATX Motherboard Those are all brand new parts (except the PSU) which I received today. I put everything together (I've built many PCs in the past so I'm 100% sure I did everything correctly)...
  13. Dynamoo

    [SOLVED] Is my motherboard dead for sure?

    As the title suggests, I want confirmation that my mobo is completely dead before I order a new one. So the thing is I was browsing youtube this morning on my pc and suddenly it turned off without any warning. I pushed the power button a few times but nothing happend. So I opened the case and...
  14. T

    [SOLVED] Did I fry my CPU?

    Hello everyone. Bad news. I recently installed a new M.2 drive which meant I had to rearrange my other drives, and my SATA power plugs. I must have accidentally left my CPU cooler unplugged. My PC idled for 4 hours before I came home and noticed the fans were not on, so I shut it down...
  15. B

    Question Can a magnet kill my power supply?

    A few weeks ago, my PC was working perfectly. No problems. Until we moved the room around and moved the PC to another corner of the room. It worked fine still, used it over the weekend for assignments. It wasn't until a week later after not using it for a while, it wasn't turning on at all. I...
  16. P

    Question Computer Won't Post, Again

    Hey Everyone, I really need some help here. I have had my build for about a year now, no issues until the past two months. Back about a month ago I woke up one morning and the computer wouldn't boot or have any power at all. I went through some troubleshooting and replaced the PSU. Problem...
  17. SlamBeast

    Question PC is dead after some wire management

    Two days ago I installed a Strix 2080 ti into my rig. Overclocked it and played for a couple hours, turned the pc off at night and everything was fine. The next day I wanted to do some cable management, cleaning, and fan swapping. I unplugged my mobo, cpu and gpu cable. swapped some old corsair...
  18. T

    Question Is the Motherboard dead?

    Hey guys, First time for me here. A week ago I bought used Asus z97-h3d Mobo without checking the mobo (I know you think I did mistake but in my place that is normal). The guy who sold me the mobo said it was never been used and it's brand new which make sense since the mobo was in it's...
  19. R

    Question I am not sure if its dead because of a fuse

    Hello, I accidentally plugged in the wrong ac adapter into my monitor and it died, it is a quite old monitor it is a philips LED 248C, I dont have much knowledge about circuit boards but I have opened it and look at the io board, right next to the ac input there is a orange-brown component that...
  20. J

    Question Dead Graphics Card?

    Hello, I hope someone can help me here! So today I bought an new CPU, Mainboard and Ram. (Ryzen 5 2600X, 16GB Ram, Msi B450 Tomahawk). I build everything together, used my ssd and my Graphics Cars (msi r9 380 4g gaming). And ... everything WORKED! I started Rainbow Six Siege to see some...
  21. BlackBurn98

    [SOLVED] MSI X370 Gaming Pro Carbon Died, No Power

    Hey guys. I'm in a bit of a bad situation right now. I think my PC just died and that too all of a sudden and pretty strangely. So here's what happened. I built this PC back in December of 2017. Everything was smooth except for when the RGB LEDs on the motherboard died around 6 months later...
  22. Maldenite

    Question Dead Motherboard Help

    So I have a ASUS G11CD-K desktop that stopped working on me. From what I can tell it looks like the motherboard is fried (mobo model G11CD-K as well). So far I’ve went out and bought a new 400W PSU to rule out that as the problem. When I installed the new PSU still nothing happened at all when I...
  23. pirx_the_pilot

    Question 1080 Ti not showing up in apps except Device Manager (with code 43), can't install Nvidia drivers or run GPU-intensive stuff, runs MS basic driver

    Hi folks, please advise me on how to deal with my likely faulty GPU. Preamble. It’s an ASUS 1080 Ti (STRIX-GTX1080TI-O11G-GAMING). Before the issue occurred, it had been running flawlessly for a few days (less than a week in use) in all scenarios – benchmarks, games, videos, etc. Then, enter...
  24. Question Mac won't turn on or charge - apparently water damage (with pics)

    Hi My girlfriends Macbook air (early 2015 Intel i5) won't charge. I delivered it to an licenced Apple Service Center in Norway, where they told me water damage was found. They wanted around $1200 to fix it - apparently they had to change "The motherboard, the keyboard and one cable". She says...
  25. N

    Question Is my MSI Gtx 970 dead?

    Hi everyone, I have been having this issue with what i believe is my gpu. It was working fine with no problems for about a year or two, I then went to reset windows because it was acting slow and i presumed that i had too much installed or whatever. However after reinstalling windows, my gpu...
  26. I

    Question Diagnosing my "dead" PC

    I have a PC that is broken and I plan to fix. It broke when I bought a fake 750 ti off of Ebay and was stupid enough to put it in my personal rig. I was trying to revert it back to a 550 ti because it was a 550 ti with a flashed bios, and all of the sudden my build shut off and would not post...
  27. L

    Question Is my Lenovo laptop dead?

    I have an old Lenovo B50-70 i5. About 2 days ago when I went to turn the laptop on I got a message along the lines of "the checksum does not match, BIOS potentially corrupted" I'm paraphrasing because I can't remember the exact message. Since then I havent gotten the laptop to start, even when I...
  28. H

    Question Is my GPU dead?

    Hello, im in urgent need of assistance you guys. I was playing Ark on my pc just now when all of a sudden, my monitor went black and my GPU fans went to full power. It was really loud so I turned the pc off and let it cool down. (I suspected it was a cooling issue) I came back about 5 min ago to...
  29. I

    Question How to diagnose a dead PCI-E slot

    My PC broke down a few months ago and I'm just getting around to repairing it. When it broke I had a "GTX 750 TI" that I bought off of Ebay and it turned out to be a GTX 550 TI. Well that was when things went south... the computer refuses to post and I was thinking it was the RAM, the...
  30. K

    Question trident z dead memory sticks

    I already have 16 GB of trident z rgb 3200mhz so I don't really need 32 GB in total so I'm wondering if trident z rgb "dead" sticks exist? Like corsair did. I mean a ram stick that only has rgb on it and you connect it to ram slots and it doesn't give more memory or anything
  31. S

    Question How to test if mobo is dead in Samsung Q430?

    Hi, I have an old Samsung Q430 that a friend gave me. She said it turned on the last time she used it, and everything was okay, it was just slow. But now it doesn't turn on, and no leds are on when I plug the charger. The battery indicator it has also doesn't light up, so I'm wondering if the...
  32. C

    Question Monitor dead after GPU OC

    Hi everybody. My current setup include: AMD - Ryzen 5 1600 overclocked to 3.8 GHz MSI - B350 GAMING PLUS MSI - GeForce RTX 2070 8 GB Corsair - CXM 550 W BenQ - ZOWIE XL2411P 24.0" 1920x1080 144 Hz Monitor plug-in with Display Port cable Today with MSI AfterBurner I tried to Overclock my RTX...
  33. L

    Question Am I right to assume my GPU is DOA?

    Setup: CPU: AMD - Athlon X4 860K Motherboard: ASRock - FM2A68M-HD+ Micro ATX RAM - 2x4gb DDR3-1600 PSU: EVGA - 430 W 80+ Certified So up until recently, I was using a GTX 1050 as my GPU but got a really good deal on an RX 570 (8GB OC) and decided to take it. I put it into my build today and...
  34. F

    Question Upgraded to rtx 2080 stutter

    I upgraded my gpu from 970 to rttx 2080. Now I have a stutter in every game I play and I didn't before. I have ddu and installed new drivers, Completely installed windows again. I am getting great temps on cpu and gpu . From what I can tell its happening when my cpu hits 100% (I7-9700k) So...
  35. R

    Can i mix ram?

    I was wondering, can I mix RAM that is from different brands with the same frequency? the ram I'm looking for has been discontinued. id be grateful if anyone could tell me some other things with the ram including the answer to my question, Thanks!
  36. J

    [SOLVED] New Gaming PC: CPU/GPU question

    I'm looking at a new system and my question is will the 2700x work well with 32" 2k 144hz monitor? Should I get a 2070 or 2080.... Right now I'm looking at 2700x, 16 GB DDR4 3200 Memory, 500 GB M.2 primary drive, 3 TB 3.5" HDD, RTS 2070 or RTS 2080... or should I go to 8700/9700 intels. Is my...
  37. P

    [SOLVED] GTA V Huge Stuttering on High end PC / high fps

    Specs : I7 6700k , GTX 1080ti , 16GB Ram , 1TB HDD , 250GB SSD, Ok so i overclocked my cpu recently to 4.4GHz and when i play GTAV i get huge stuttering like basically everytime i move my mouse it starts lagging and stuff and huge fps drops but it only happens when i put everything on low on...
  38. justlikethat424

    Switch between internal graphics and dedicated gpu on desktop pc

    As I am a programmer, I want to be mining with my GPU(gtx 1080ti) in the background. ##case 1: Taking monitor output from motherboard. So my OS(Win 10) and other applications use the onboard graphics and everything runs fine from browsing to programming.If I start nicehash or start the bat...
  39. B

    Two desktops sharing Ethernet.

    I currently have a Mac setup in my home office. I have an Ethernet connection at the wall currently connected to my Mac Mini. I’m going to be adding a PC to the office for work related stuff. I also want to connect it to Ethernet, but I just have 1 line coming from the wall (The router is in the...
  40. M

    Only half the RAM usable - Ryzen

    System: CPU - Ryzen 2600 RAM - Ballistix Sport LT BLS8G4D26BFSE 8 GB Motherboard - MSI x370 Krait I have bought an additional 8 GB RAM which is detectable but not usable. Each RAM works separately. The RAM is installed in the correct channels. Latest Bios is installed. Removed the CPU...