Diy Build

Forum discussion tagged with Diy Build.
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    [SOLVED] Can this build be improved?

    Is there anything that can be improved with this build? my budget is 2500dollars. No extra peripherals but I'm looking to get an Alienware ah2518hf G-sync - Monitor Not in budget.
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    Question Gaming computer for 240fps

    I am looking to buy parts and build a computer. I intend to use it for gaming and schoolwork. The most important thing is that it can run 240fps on a 1080p 240hz monitor. I've heard that the Alienware ah2518hf is a good 240hz monitor. It doesn't matter if it is an intel or AMD system. I just...
  3. Papiakii

    Question What is proper choice for my motherboard

    Hey guy, I have something to discuss with... A couple days ago, my motherboard was went wrong — my window did not see LAN Port and sound card. I then go to see computer technician — and they said my motherboard is broken My old spec is (about 5 years old) CPU : i7-4770 @ 3.4 Ram : 8 gb...
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    Question Help with RAM Running Slowly

    Hello All, I've got two 16GB sticks of Crucial DDR4 3200Mhz installed in my Gigabyte Z390 Designare with a 9900K and I can't seem to get them to operate any faster than 2800Mhz. Any suggestions on how I can get the memory to operate at 3200mhz? I already enable XMP. Thanks in advance.
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    Question Desktop Computer Freezing

    My computer freezes up for about a minute at a time. It starts with 10 seconds of unresponsiveness, then the mouse stops moving. After this minute is up, it works fine for about 5 minutes give or take and then repeats. This has been going on for about two years. I am completely lost as to what...
  6. R

    Question Bugcode NDIS Driver error after clean install windows 10

    Just built a PC for the first time.. so this could just me being an idiot and not knowing what I'm doing, but I've searched all over for an answer and I can't find one or fix this issue myself. I'm trying to install Windows 10 (64bit) via a USB (initially the drive sent by windows, later a...
  7. Pingu53

    Question New home build PC switching off after minutes

    Hi, We have a new home-build PC, which is experiencing some problems. It switches on and runs fine for several minutes (sometimes 5 sometimes 30) and then randomly switches itself off. It has the following CPU (brand new - i3-8100) RAM (second hand - G.Skill DDR4 8GB 3000MHz) Power supply...
  8. WhiteRoses

    [SOLVED] Converting DVD duplicator to a storage device

    Hello, I was wondering if anyone had any idea on converting a Disc Makers Reflex DVD/CD copier to a NAS. I found a hot swappable bay that I could replace the DVD drives with, and all I want is to use the chassis of the disc copier. I wanted to replace the DVD drives with this...
  9. Zartust

    [SOLVED] Tried to install RGB light strip and now the Mobo won't turn on

    So I had a working computer till I decided btobadd some RGB lights to it. The were ASUS ROG Addressable RGB 5050 LED 60cm Lighting Strip with Magnetic Backing and Adhesive Strips for use with AURA Sync RGB which I figured would be compatible with my Asus B450m tuf gaming motherboard. However the...
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    Dropped connections while gaming - 2 Computers, 1 Wireless, 1 Wired.

    Hey everyone, I encountered a new issue that hours of googling has not presented solution. I am out of ideas so now I am here looking for advice. We have been experiencing intermittent dropped connections for the last week. A service tech has been out, and the over the phone support says...
  11. Waldoss

    Intel Core 2 Quad Q9650 3.0GHz | GTX 1050 Ti 4GB GDDR5 OC Zotac

    How will this rig act in newer games and so on? Will be the CPU too much bottleneck for this GPU? Will a slight OC of the CPU help? Average fps in newer games? Approximately for example: GTA V, Resident Evil 7, Far Cry 4, The Witcher -> Everything Medium to High Settings at 1080p. Im...