Forum discussion tagged with downloads.
  1. PsychoPsyops

    Question Issue with Chrome Browser

    Hello all, We have a workstation with Windows 11 and Google Chrome installed. Out of no where, Chrome is blocking all .pdf file downloads on this one workstation only. I tried resetting all Chrome settings, clearing all browsing data, switching the security level, switched the .pdf setting from...
  2. papifo

    Question PC has been acting weird since clean reboot, Intel chipset install and enabling xmp to 2666 Mhz

    I recently decided to do a clean reboot of my pc, enable xmp, and install the Intel chipset drivers from this website: Ever since I did this Ive been having some problems, to start it off, I cant download games since...
  3. weybrew

    [SOLVED] VLC media player won't play or stream videos ?

    I'm not sure why, but VLC has begun baulking at playing downloaded video files. It also will not stream videos. I had been trying to learn how to download YouTube videos but have had no success since the first procedure is to play the target video. I've re-installed VLC and set all the proper...
  4. Applejack357

    Question Pc becomes unusable during downloads

    Whenever I download a game of any size on Origin or Steam client, my pc becomes very laggy and practically unusable during browsing and other basic applications. I have a 1tb m.2 ssd with plenty of storage available on it so I don't believe it has anything to do with a slow drive. Task manager...
  5. J

    [SOLVED] Can't download files when connected to ethernet?

    Decided to run a network line down to my home office in the basement since I'll be working my real job from there for the foreseeable future. Purchased the cable, ran it to my router then computer to test it. Yes, it worked. Getting over 200mbs download speed vs. the 25 or so I was getting via...
  6. O

    [SOLVED] Google Chrome download problems

    Hello guys, I have a problem downloading files on google chrome. I used to download files at 15mb/s but now I can only download at 400 kb/s and I have the same internet connection as always. I don´t know if you could help me. Thx.
  7. sennehaest

    [SOLVED] Downloads start 30 MBPS and quickly drop to 7 MBPS

    Hello, I want to install my steam games but everytime I try to install any game, it starts the download at about 30 mbps and it almost instantly drops to 7 mbps. My internet speed is 400mbps, so that means I should get about 30-40 mbps real download. I've tried: 1. Change download region...
  8. I

    Question Downloads from Steam/Epic Games are up to par, internet downloads (chrome/edge) are incredibly slow

    In the past, I've had no issues with this, however recently the download speeds I get from chrome are around 1-2 megabytes per second, while downloads from steam, epic games, and other non browser related downloads are upwards of 12-13 megabytes per second. I don't think I've changed anything...
  9. techforpc

    Question Have problem with my PC MacBook Pro 13 inc Retina with intel i5

    Hello guys I'm author of [link removed] need your opinion about my PC which is heating too much what can i do and could this harm my laptop. It is a MacBook Pro 13Inc i5 from 2013. Haven't never cleaned it. Share your experience and knowledge. Thank you.
  10. Z

    Question Demerge Download and Documents folder + Storage management

    Hi everyone. 1) I accidentally merge Downloads and Documents folder during managing my storage partition. So that how I can re-separate this two folders accordingly? 2) How to reduce and not used up storage space in C:/ in Program files, Program files (x86), and Users file? Can I move all...
  11. PaulAlcorn

    Into The 7nm Era: An Interview With AMD CEO Dr. Lisa Su

    We had a chance to sit down with AMD CEO Lisa Su to discuss the company’s successes over the last year and its plans for the future. Into The 7nm Era: An Interview With AMD CEO Dr. Lisa Su : Read more
  12. geniusdevil

    Is my CPU doing okay?

    Hi there, I don't have much knowledge about OC, or decorating components like Barbies... with liquid cooling, RGB colors n stuff...:D It has been 4 years I think, or more than that for my PC. It's ASUS G30AB, default one-click OC to 3.7, 3.9 and 4.1. I have started using 4.1 all the times...
  13. M

    i7 4790 non k version to hot.

    Hello When i run any cpu temp monitoring program i get 100c temp without almost any load on cpu. but when i run Al suite 3 its show only around 40-50c . With software can i trust? I run only 1 temp soft at time!
  14. H

    SATA Hard Drive Not Detected in BIOS but in windows

    After i did everything in the right way, i cant see my 2 hdd drives in bios but they work just fine. I use deluxe 2 and there is a light on it which shows an orange light when something is wrong with ram, cpu or hdd... and my hdd are not shown in bios. It says NA. But the weird thing is as i...
  15. P

    85c On my HD 6870

    Hi, i have a xfx hd 6870 1gb gddr5 , when i´m playing something like Tomb Raider or on low, i have around 83-85c On idle i got around 49c, my case is a pretty basic, but i have a fan throwing air to the gpu , is that a normal temp for that GPU? What can i do to reduce it ? Sorry for my basic...
  16. J

    ReBuild i7-6700K vs i7-6800K

    My main desktop is used as a plex media server. It also runs sickbeard, couchpotato, and Sabnzbd. I occasionally edit photos with photoshop and am looking to put together some home videos with a basic editing program (something like imovie for pc). Otherwise it is used for web browsing sometimes...
  17. K

    i have installed nvida 8800gt its working on pci 2.0 but not on pci express .

    i have installed nvida 8800gt its working on pci 2.0 but not on pci express.i was having my previous card i plugged it in pci express it worked.whats the problem.
  18. K

    Pentium g3258 + gtx 950

    So I mainly wanna know if this build: seem to be okay with a 350 watt psu. The gtx 950 and the pentium don't seem to draw a lot of power and it would be nice if I could keep some money and use a power supply that I own, which is 350 watt. I would also like to...
  19. A

    [Please Help] Computer has on odd booting Problem

    Hello- So, I am building my own computer. Here are the parts I have: Anyway, when I plug in the 24 pin power connector from the PSU to the Motherboard, the PSU fan, Case fan, and CPU fan all come on for about 5 seconds, then cut off, then come on for 5 seconds...
  20. ebmurray21

    all games lagging on Sapphire r9 290x Tri X

    Specs: Asus VII Ranger i7 4790k @ 4.4 Ghz (liquid cooled) Sapphire R9 290x Tri x 16GB Corsair Vengeance RAM @ 1666Mhz EVGA 850w Gold Rated PSU Built this rig about 6 months ago and everything has been fine, all games can be maxed out with 60+ fps and the PC doesn't even sweat. About 2 weeks...
  21. Pixelatedtrollface

    Need a mATX Case with a Window and a handle/s

    The title says it all. I was looking at the Xigmatek Vanguard - Price $0-80 - Has to have: - Handle - Window Comments: - Please don't say Xigmatek Aquila. (Unless i'm missing something and its amazing)
  22. Y

    when i play a video it start black like this then after some seconds it back to normal why?

    when I start playing a video in windows media player or in flash video on the internet it start black like thihs then after some seconds the black start to go and video come to normal why?
  23. M

    [SOLVED] Want to test a sound bar speakers, need a tool which says the speaker from which audio is played

    Hi, I have a sound bar connected to my macbook pro through hdmi. I am trying to test the sound bar, playing a 5.1 test audio file. I want to know from which speaker the audio is playing through a tool or a program for proof. Is there any such tool available?
  24. C

    gtx770 buy cpu

    What would be a good cpu under 200$ that would work well with this card, that would not cause bottleneck
  25. M

    Best way to remotely access an Ubuntu (13.10) HTPC/server securely

    I am in the process of setting up a HTPC/home server. I am running Ubuntu 13.10. I have a large drive with multiple partitions. Sharing and streaming while on my home network seems very straight-forward. However, what is the best method if say I want to access my server while I am at work or...
  26. B

    Computer just dies!

    Ive got a r9 280x gpu, sabretooth 990fx r2.0 mb, amd 8350 cpu and 8 gig of corsair vengeance pro. 750w psu.. and it dies as soon as i put the graphics on anything other then LOW when playing games... im so pissed that ive spent nearly £1000 on a pc that doesnt even work! and the temperatures...