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    Question Change Videos, Pictures, Downloads, Music etc icons in navigation

    I have been trying to change the icons in Windows 10 file explorer (desktop, downloads, etc) on the left hand side (with the hard drive disk icons) with no luck. I can change the icons appearance under "C:\Users\name" but not on the left hand side navigation. I've tried a bunch of tweaks but...
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    [SOLVED] Downloading through Powerline Adaptor causes Router to disconnect from Internet

    Hi all, Recently purchased a Netgear Powerline 1000 adaptor, and it causes the router to disconnect from the Internet in specific situations (troubleshooting gives me the error "default gateway unavailable"). So far, it only happens when I try to do a multi-threaded downloads; e.g. a...
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    Question How to set Intel graphics card as default for waking up laptop?

    I'm on an ASUS Laptop and I recently did a fresh install of Windows 10 (Version 1909). I notice that when I put my computer to sleep and wake it up it takes about 10-11 seconds before the login screen appears. I believe this is because it tries to use my Nvidia graphics first rather than my...
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    Question Internet explorer default

    Hi, accidentally set internet explorer as the default for opening downloads. After the downloads from chrome are complete they open to a window titled "view downloads - internet explorer". I have tried to undo this but to no avail. Any help to get it working again is much appreciated.
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    [SOLVED] MOBO & CPU upgrade

    Hello all. Long time listener, first time caller and all that. I recently picked up a cheap second-hand pair of 8GB Corsair Vengeance DDR3 sticks, however my motherboard only supports up to 4GB a slot so I'm using this as an excuse for a system overhaul. This is primarily for gaming and my...
  6. Webmetalreese

    Question New to AIO - Instantly regretting the purchase. Advice?

    I thought I'd dabble in water cooling as it's all the rage. So with my newest build I went out and bought a Cooler Master ML240. Board has headers for AIO/CPU/Chassis 1,2,3. I mounted the radiator on the top with the fans blowing out (Exhaust) and then I mounted 7 internal case fans that run on...
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    Question Corsair RGB expansion kit without node pro/commander pro

    Hi I was wondering if there is a way to use corsair RGB Light strips without a Node pro/Commander Pro Like some other RGB Light strip controller that does not require a pc and can plug into a wall outlet If there is some other way to use it please send a link for it
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    Question networking

    I have 2 wireless modems. I have a second computer In a rem connected through the my fist modem with ethernet cable. I would like to have wireless in the second location. Can I use the second modem for my remote computer connecting ethernet to ethernet and manage to get wireless at that location
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    Question PC case for NZXT Kraken X62?

    NZXT Kraken X62 is a pretty big AiO and i'm looking for a case that can contain it. What is the cheapest case that can do it and has a glass panel? I have an ATX motherboard. Edit: Is SilentiumPC REGNUM RG4TF ok?
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    Question HP part L23187 cable for internal 2" SSD - Dell alternate?

    I wish to insert my old ssd into a currently selling HP 14-cf0018ca but the connecting cable is said to be discontinued ie HP isn't selling it. HP does sell a similar laptop with the ssd so the discontinued bit is preposterous. Anybody found a workaround using a Dell cable?
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    Question My PC is a special snowflake

    My Pc is deciding not to be nice and will not post. It all started when my i looked at my monitoring software an it said my ram wasn’t working as well as it should be. So i decided i would just switch the ram slots. Once i switched them my monitor was saying no signal so i switched them back...
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    [SOLVED] Help

    Will r7 250 1gb OC and 8gb RAM be bottlenecked by Intel Pentium G4560 3.5Ghz?
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    Question Windows 10 not using GPU properly

    So I just upgraded to windows 10 today, the install worked fine but I found when I opened TW Warhammer 2, BF5 and a few other games they would either crash on launch, or shortly after in the menus. After some troubleshooting, I found that disabling my graphics card causes all these games to...
  14. Skrilow

    Question Hyperx Fury 3200mhz don´t working with asus prime x370 pro?

    I bought a ryzen 1700 with 16gb ram of Kingston hyperx Fury 2x8 and a motherboard prime x370 pro and my problem is that the pc does not want to turn on, after several attempts to remove and put the ram, I managed to turn on, and when unplugging did not turn on again (Everything is new) When I...
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    [SOLVED] Need Help! Motherboard Needs Changing

    Hi, Currently running the below, but am wanting to change the motherboard. Please suggest the best motherboard for the below parts: Operating System Windows 10 Home 64-Bit CPU Intel i5 6500 3.20GHz (Skylake) Ram 16GB Dual Channel - Corsair Vengeance 2400MHz Motherboard Gigabyte H110M-S2H-CF...
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    [SOLVED] USB-C - power cable into data port

    I have an Acer Chromebook Spin 11 which has a USB-C charging port, along with a USB-C data port. What happens if the power cable is accidentally plugged into the USB-C data port? Will it permanently damage the laptop or are there safety measures included to prevent damage? Thanks in advance :)
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    Question Garage setup dangerous?

    Ok guys so I am new here. I have a quick question. We are expecting a baby so the desktop is having to be moved. First choice is the garage. I have a neat little setup started but I am worried about the tower getting condensation from the humidity and becoming a useless brick. I live in south...
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    Question Disk Boot Failure?

    I'm pretty new to computers, and I installed a new motherboard and cpu. The first boot was fine and i was playing just fine on my PC.The next day i booted up my computer was slow and laggy to the point where I had to turn it off,and ever since I did that upon turning my PC back on I get a...
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    Question Multiple monitors on/off good or bad?

    So I have three monitors hooked up. I only game on one and use the other for all the other information I could need. Now the third is a TV that's hooked up and duplicating a monitor. When the tv is off or on another source. My question is will that tv still affect my pc if its off? Also Say...
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    Question Can no longer write to SD

    Hi, Recently I have stopped being able to write to my SD card. It seems to have happened randomly and even when plugged into my computer, I cannot explore the SD card although it is recognised. When I try to take a picture (which by default saves to SD) the photo is not saved. If I try to move...