Forum discussion tagged with dust.
  1. ZuRriX

    Question Dust

    This may seem like an unusual thread, but I don't think so. So, I live next to a very busy road and my room is the closest to the street and that is where my desk and my PC are placed. I like having a wide open window, especially in the summer and I like sleeping with it open. I recently got...
  2. Pythonbites

    [SOLVED] Can I buy a front dust filter for a non dust filtered case? (Aerocool Cylon)

    Hello. I want to add some intake fans to make positive airflow in my case (Aerocool Cylon, https://www.aerocool.com.tw/en/chssis/pgs-v/cylon) for optimal cooling for my Ryzen 5 2600x and GTX 1050 ti 4GB. People do tell me to get a new case, but that's simply not an option for me, since im 13...
  3. Pythonbites

    [SOLVED] Should i place 2 intake at the front or one intake at the top and 1 at the front?

    Hello, I have the Aerocool Cylon case and i am going to order some more case fans (be quiet! Pure wings 2 120mm to be specific) but my front case is kind of chocked for air, except for tiny gaps and an opening at the bottom, at the front and the front is not filtered (and i don't have many...
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    Question Dust inside of my screen

    So a few years ago I bought this used Asus K53SC, and ever since I've bought it there's been some dust in the screen. I waited, since I might get used to it, but after 2 years I still get annoyed every day. I can't get a picture of it, because you will only see the squared lines arround the...
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    Question Second Graphics Card Not Detected

    I recently bought a GTX 1070 to replace my old 770. Originally I didn't know what to do with it so I just stored it away. However, I use my PC for rendering and after some searching I discovered that I could use both my new 1070 and old 770 together (I use Daz Studio). I threw the 770 back in my...
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    inno3d RTX 2080 TI

    Hi, my GPU, at 97-100% load, is stable at 85 C. No matter if I open the case or if I added 2 more fans in the PC case. Fully load stay at 85 C. Idle is 32 -35 C. Is that 85 C a normal temp at fully load? I saw around here everybody talk about 70 - 80 C... its true I had an evga graphic card...
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    Owc vs A-Tech

    I want to purchase A- tech Ram for iMac Mid 2010. So, which is the best between A-Tech and OWC.
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    Advice On 2 AiO Desktop PC's

    Hi This is for my friend who has sold has Macbook Pro 2015 to get a AIO Winodws Desktop, Tbh I tried to put him off All In Ones mainly due to their lack of upgrade options, but he doesn't want a tower unit & wants the AIO form factor. The two units he is interested in are both HP (he just...
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    Is it possible to use amazon fire stick on a laptop?

    I just want to know if I could use amazon fire stick on a laptop. I do understand that the HDMI port on my laptop is for output data, not input which is the one amazon fire stick needs. So how can I go about to do it?
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    Is it normal for my cpu turbo boost to be on all the time while gaming and is it normal to hit temps up to 85c?

    Specs: Cpu: Intel i5 8400 Gpu: gtx 1060 6gb Ram: Ripjaws 8gb
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    Is my PSU dead?

    I disconnected all the components connected to my PSU and tested with multimeter there is only ~2.9V between green wire and black wire. Is this an indication my PSU is broken? Thanks.
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    Compatibility Motherboard Graphics Card

    I have a gigabyte z68xp-ud3p motherboard. It has a GeForce gxt560 gpu. I want to upgrade it. Is the GeForce 1050ti compatible with it?
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    How to test for and delete HPA on ssd and hdd

    I have bought a second hand laptop with an ssd and a hard drive and I would like to test if they both have a HPA (host protected area) but by somehow in windows 10/command prompt as I cant access my boot disk "hirens boot cd" for some reason to do with a virtual memory problem when hirens loads...
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    Fps Is low all of the sudden.

    Hello guys, I'm Marcus and the past two days have been disappointing. I started my computer up yesterday and decided to play some Tomb raider (2013) and my fps was about 30frames lower than the day before, no settings changed. Previously I had around 60fps on high settings, flirting with 70...
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    MSI 970A-G46 worth the money?

    MSI 970A-G46 Is this motherboard worth the money? Would you buy this motherboard? Is this a good or bad board? I've seen this motherboard listed just right below $200 from most websites.
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    Will a "MSI GAMING GeForce GTX 1060 6GB GDDR5" be compatible with my current build?

    Will a "MSI GAMING GeForce GTX 1060 6GB GDDR5" be compatible with my current pc build? (One I'm looking to purchase to replace an overheating R9 290x.) Gigabyte Z87 LGA 1150 BigFoot LAN Micro ATX Motherboard XFX PRO 850W Black Edition Single Rail Power Supply Corsair Hydro Series Extreme...
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    Display showing blank but tower running fine

    I just bought a new cpu, graphics card and mobo other than that using my old hard drive. Connected everything with my old hard drive but the windows 7 I had previously didn't support it, so I did a fresh windows 10 install everything went fine as soon as I installed my graphics card Driver the...
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    Laptop stuck on logo screen

    I tried to restart the computer but it got stuck on the Acer screen. I use shift F8 to reset, but each time there is a problem resetting the PC. Any ideas why and what I can do
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    Is a gtx 650-DC-1GD5 'Ideal' for gaming?

    I am looking to see if that graphics card is any good for my first build I'm going to do soon, I have a : I3-6100 cpu 3.7Ghz HyperX fury 16gb ram And a gtx-DC-1GD5 1gb 1tb hard drive H110M-D D3 motherboard I was wondering if that graphics is any good for a game like GTA or any cod franchise...
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    Windows Server 2003 - 0xc00002e1

    Hello. At night we lost power, i had UPS but i guess it didnt help much. After i plugged my server it gives me : Security accounts manager initialization failed because of the following reason: Directory Service cannot start. Error status 0xc00002e1. Please click OK to shutdown this system and...