diagnose

Forum discussion tagged with diagnose.
  1. P

    Question Is This A Sign Of A Dead Motherboard?

    First of all my friend upgraded his pc by adding more hard drive into it. The first hard drive was from his old laptop and the other one is brand new which is there is no way it will cause any problems, but I forgot to re arrange the boot order. So instead booting from the main ssd that already...
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    Question Gaming PC Freezes Randomly

    So making this as a separate thread because freezes can happen for so many reasons. Here's what happens with mine: Random freeze, the screen sometimes turns black Sound on loop, keyboard lights stuck in the position they were in before the freeze Needs hard restart Happens with no clear logic...
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    [SOLVED] MSI Motherboard new build won't go to BIOS, "No Signal detected" on monitor

    Hi all, The main issue is that when I try to start my pc with the new build, nothing will display and my monitor will just read "no signal detected" using HDMI, I've read someone who has this issue fixed it by using the VGA port on the first fresh boot, my GPU only has DVI, HDMI and DP, would...
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    Question Help with PC crash diagnosis

    I rebuilt my Pc fairly (30 days)recently with a new case, CPU, RAM, and motherboard. The Pc 99% of the time runs completely fine even under heavy load gaming on several games eg CSGO, Tarkov, and AC odyssey. The only time the PC crashes is when watching Netflix on chrome and when loading into...
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    Question Diagnosing frequent BSOD/Freezing/Client Crashes.

    Hello all, I built this PC in April. Any feedback is appreciated. Here's my symptoms: For one, my Chrome (and then computer) would crash when I tried to insert bullet points here using the UI. So, forgive my lack of formatting. About a month after building my PC, I started to gradually get...
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    Question Sony Vaio no POST with keyboard lights on?

    Hello, I have an ancient Sony Vaio laptop (PCG-7Y2L) that refuses to post. It doesn’t have a battery and nor do I intend to spend 115$ on eBay for a new battery. No, 115$ is not a typo. However, I’m afraid the lack of battery might be why it’s not posting. All that happens when I hit the power...
  7. Dextrementor

    Question Need help with Ram.

    I recently upgraded my computer. I have a i7-10700, a MSI 490 Gaming edge WiFi MoBo and Dominator 16x2 DDR4 @3200 Ram. My computer will boot if one Ram stick is in placed at any ram slot. But will not boot if I place a second Ram stick in. Although I can place both Ram sticks in A1 and A2 OR B1...
  8. Lewbie

    [SOLVED] How to check GPU is dead vs MOBO/PSU issue?

    Hey guys, it's my first time posting here. Kind of a despiration post really. So my computer has been having a few issues recently, stuttering on WoW and videos starting to stutter a little bit + windows goes black a few times and the graphics of windows go super basic, I figured ok the game...
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    [SOLVED] RAM speed not matching?

    Hi all, I recently swapped my Corsair LPX 2x8GB 2666mhz to TridentZ RGB 3200mhz (F4-3200C16D-16GTZR). However, after I swapped the ram, the computer went into an infinite repair loop; so I reformatted my computer. Now my TridentZ runs at 2133mhz and not 3200. Before I reformatted my...
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    Question Diagnostic question

    First my setup: 3900x (stock cooler – aio on the way) Aorus Master X570 Straight Power 11 G.Skill Trident Neo (2x8) Dark Base pro 900 rev 2 Problem: After building it, it initially seemed to work fine. Got my drivers and everything installed. Two weeks or so later, power would drop randomly and...
  11. DanielTheManiel

    Question Random Reboots (No BSOD) on new system using PSU from previous build. Advice?

    Hello friends. I recently built a new PC with the following components: Intel Core i7-9700K CPU ASRock B365 Phantom Gaming 4 Motherboard Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (2x8B) (CMK16GX4M2B3000C15) RAM EVGA GeForce RTX 2070 Super GPU The PSU I am using with these new parts is from my previous...
  12. Archimedez

    [SOLVED] Random crashes and weird performance issues after installing new GPU

    Hello, I am trying to diagnose whats wrong with my GPU. I've wanted to upgrade my PC so it can run VR games on the valve index. However I noticed that many games (Both VR and non-VR) would crash with my old GPU which was a Gtx 970. I upgraded to a RTX 2060 expecting large performance increases...
  13. DaxyPad

    [SOLVED] Diagnose/solve help

    Hello, I need help diagnosing/solving why my PC doesn't start. B4 some one throws out the obvious yes its plugged in and turned on. I'll start the story from the top. Specs: GPU: EVGA GeForce GTX 960 04G-P4-3966-KR 4GB MOBO: GIGABYTE GA-970A-DS3P (rev. 2.0) AM3+ AMD 970 CPU: AMD FX-8350 Black...
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    [SOLVED] UPS making noise PC shuts down

    Recently, While I was playing a game called Ark: Survival Evolved, my APC UPS made the noise that it makes while there is no electricity for 2-3 seconds, and it returned to normal but my PC shut down and restarted. Once more after that, I started Discord and the game. And after a few minutes...
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    Question Help with Confirming a Suspected (Imminent) SSD Failure?

    I have a SSD that I have owned for about a year that I suspect may be beginning to fail. The SSD in question is a KingSpec 360GB SSD 2.5 Inch SATA3 drive. The symptoms are that sometimes when I am trying to save to the drive e.g. saving a video or image from the web there will be a long pause (5...
  16. Raerayu

    Question PC Lag and Input Lag

    For around 2 months now i've had very bad input lag in my PC, it started on Windows 10 and I moved down to 8.1 and it made it slightly better, however 8.1 gave me input lag mainly when I see people in games instead of 24/7. So I moved to 7 and the same problem occurs. I've tried dozens of GPU...
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    Question WD damage diagnose - partially seen by Disc Manager - Fail Smart test

    This is what I get from Disck Chekup : https://textuploader.com/151w4 WD Disc Manager is able to identify the serial number aswell and the total capacity but Fail SMART test. Directory is not visible atall in Windows Explorer. The case: a WD Mybook 8Tb accidentally dropped on hard floor from...
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    Dual Channel Memory won't work

    Hi, I have two RAM Sticks bought as a kit. Both of them work separately in both of the Slots, but when I put them together, the system won't get past the POST screen and just keeps reooting. The only way I could get it to boot is by disabling the Memory Remap feature in the BIOS, but then only...
  19. legendarysnake

    Weird clicking noise on my headset on windows 8.1(tested on 7 and its ok there)

    hello, i have a turtle beach p11 headset, which a anoying clicking noise on left ear on w8.1 that happened after i downloaded a portuguese translation for undertale from the portuguese site, tribo gamer. it may be a virus. i tested the game headset on my other notebook wih windows 7 ultimate...
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    PWM Fan Splitter Hub

    Hi Guys so I want to buy a pwm fan splitter hub for my new build (Commander FP PWM 10 Port Fan Splitter Hub). This hub is powered by the PSU and then the hub connects to the m/b, am I right in thinking the best slot to plug this into is the PWR connector on my m/b?. I don't want the fans to...