Device Manager

Forum discussion tagged with Device Manager.
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    Question Installing SSD Pci express Windows Server 2012

    Hey guys, First of all- I apologize in advance since I'm a newbie. I bought a PCI Express type of SSD 1TR to install on my computer after validating that it is compatible. I have installed it correctly and in the right place and restarted my computer. After restarting I went to Device Manager...
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    Question Brand new sound card won’t show up in device manager

    I just bought a new sound card because I thought my old one “died”. Since I like the old one so much I bought the same exact one and when I get it I plugged it in yet nothing happens and it doesn’t show up in device manager. So I play around with it restarting the computer, playing with drivers...
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    Question Camfecting - Preventing Webcam Hacks

    Hi, This is more of me just pondering a thought: Obviously we all know that it is possible for malicious software to be installed without the user's consent which can provide remote control and access to a webcam. Is this still possible if the webcam has been deactivated in device manager? Alex
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    Question HELP! Completely Stumped, Having trouble disabling Charging beep for windows 10

    My laptop charger sometimes does not power my laptop correctly so the laptop will frequently switch between being charged and not, the damn beep every time it disconnects and reconnects is driving me nuts and I want to disable it until I can get a new charger. I have tried all the normal fixes...
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    Question DualShock4 Problem

    Both my dualshock4 are charging but it seems that both my PC and ps4 not recognizing the controllers... tried resetting the controllers through the back with a pin didn't work, i tried go to Device manager but i cant seem to find it there either... im out of option, and the problem occurred...
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    Question USB suddenly stopped working on Windows

    Hi all, I am looking for some help on a problem I am encountering with my Verbatim Store n Go USB. Windows 7 and 10 doesn't seem to recognise my USB when I plug it into my laptops ports. I was only using it yesterday 26/03/19 without any problems. I also noticed that Windows didn't make that...
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    Question My graphic card isn't recognized by the system anymore

    A week ago, I bought a new graphic card. A Radeon rx570. I exchanged it, installed drivers and everythink was working fine. But since yesterday it no longer gets recognized . When I try to update drivers, it says that there is no graphic card. I looked in the device Manager, but nothing. I...
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    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 USB 3.0 and 2.0 on front IO acting funny.

    So the USB 2.0 on my front panel do not work at all. The 3.0 USBs work for about 30mins to an hour and then says windows 10 cannot detect USB Device? This is kinda been a problem for about 3 days and I need this computer to work/game mostly work. Help!!!! P.S I really hope it's not the...
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    Question Battlefield 1 in 2019

    Worth it for $9? It looks pretty fun and I think it averages around 3,000 players still on PC.. I do have V and I have hardly touched it though (have like 4 hours on that - paid $19 for someone's RTX code on eBay).
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    Question wireless router

    Looking for some high quality wireless router for my office.i'm confused which one to buy as i have a little knowledge about router.i saw some in HERE
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    Question using a rgb controller with another companys products

    well the title says it all can you use a RGB controller with another company's products but il be more specific I'm currently buying an ml240r from cooler master and a p350x from phanteks. I only have some ARGB header on my motherboard and the ml240r comes with an RGB controller could I use that...
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    Question Desktop computer/monitor compatibility

    I purchased a Lenovo T530 with Intel I7 processor and NVIDIA GTX 1050Ti Graphics and an LG 27UK600-W AMD free sync 4K monitor. Is this monitor compatible with this desktop? I am not a gamer. I am new to the forum. Thanks.
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    Question Random performance dips

    I have Ryzen 2600X, B450 Tomahawk, 16GB RAM (2x8 Corsair Vengeance 3200@CL16), RTX2080. Games such as Battlefield 5 or The Division 2 work fine and I get >100 fps but from time to time entire system starts to stutter. Game, sound, even my keyboard backlight. I have checked and processor is NOT...
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    Question Internet problems *No internet*

    So I know I have internet, cause my phone in connected to it and it works. However on my PC the internet stops from time to time for a few minutes. But it doesn't stop fully. I can still play games but in my browser it says "No internet". I watched videos and searched forums for a fix but...
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    Question Is my PC Dead? Power on, NO boot, NO BIOS

    Hi all, Is my old laptop dead? Recently my old Sony Vaio (VPCEA3S1E) has had booting problems. It powers on, the fan runs steady for about 5 seconds, after the 5 seconds the fan starts to speed up until my machine turns off completely. I am unable to get into my BIOS, my screen is completely...
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    [SOLVED] Can't install game because an installation has been suspended?

    Hi, I'm trying to install two games on a friend's laptop - Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 (RA3) and Command & Conquer: Tiberian Twilight 4 (TT4).The laptop's an Acer Aspire V5-552 with an AMD Quad A8-5557M processor, 512mb graphics and 8GB RAM, running Windows 8.1. When I try and install RA3...
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    [SOLVED] Some extra cash left after building my PC. Best way to use it?

    Hey, So I have finalised most parts of my PC build My PC Build: CPU : Ryzen 5 2600 Mobo: MSI tomahawk Ram : 8gb 3000mhz Corsair ram Gpu: gigabyte Gtx 1660ti PSU: A 550W 80+ psu Case : A normal budget case Monitor : Benq 24 inch 1080p 60hz VA panel monitor Now I'm left...
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    Question Best C Programming Software for my Old late 2006 Macbook? (10.7.5)

    Hello guys. I have an old 2006 Macbook (C2D) with Mac OS X 10.7.5, and I need a good program to code on C. What's the best one for this OSX version? Can't seem to find any specific program that works on this super old version. Any ideas? I'm still fairly new to the mac os, if anyone could help...
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    Question Is my PSU likely to be causing system crashes?

    Hello all, you've been great in the past and hoping for a bit of wisdom. I've been having increasing issues with my pc during explosions and building-collapses on X-com 2. It will regularly crash and restart, more so since I jumped from 1080p to 1440p. Oddly, no other games are causing this...