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  1. 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...
  2. 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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    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
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    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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    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!
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    [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...
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    [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...
  16. 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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    Does DP > DVI Adaptar support 144hz?

    Hello, I just bought an gaming 144hz monitor wich is BenQ XL2411 , But that monitor only support DVI And HDMI, As you know DVI = 144hz max , HDMI = 60hz max , And i would like to play only with 144hz + 1080p, and i also want to buy the new RTX 2080 Graphics Card, Wich is don't support DVI Cable...
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    AMD Ryzen 2700x cooler

    I would like to put the AMD Ryzen 2700x in my gaming pc build it comes with a an own cooler and i dont know if this cooler is good enough to keep the ryzen 2700x at low temperatures. is it good enough?will the cooler keep the cpu at low temperatures? should I add another cooler?