electical issues

Forum discussion tagged with electical issues.
  1. drosehill

    Question Electrical interference blacks out the monitor. Does it damage circuits?

    I have a three monitor array hooked up to a UPS. I also have electric blinds in my home office. Whenever I move the blinds up/down when my computer is in operation, one of the monitors goes black momentarily. It is always the same monitor and the one that is closest to the blinds — although...
  2. GrinTheComputerNoob

    [SOLVED] LED strips adhesive (electrical tape??)

    Hi Guys, I dont have knowledge on electrical matters. Is it a good idea to stick my LED strips to an electrical tape that is on my cpu case. I got this idea for if ever any of the parts of the LED strip is not insulated it will not be transferred to the metal case because of the electrical...
  3. S

    Question Intermittent Static Audio over HDMI

    Hi all, First, my equipment: MOBO: ASRock B450M HDV r4.0, all default settings, no OC tweaks CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 3600 GPU: RX 570 Case: Thermaltake Versa H18 OS: ubuntu 20.04 LTS. Audio server is regular pulseaudio stuff Every so often, after my PC has been on for a day or so (with or without...
  4. W

    Question Issue with computer systems ( Due to electricity?)

    So it's been a copule of months that i bought a gaming pc that costs around 1,500 euros this was my first pc , i incountered issues when i play any game it stutters and it was unplayable (Updated drivers , resinstalled windows , installing MEI , Installing Bois and basically everything that i...
  5. J

    Question I get Static when I touch something connected to my PC

    Is it normal to get static electricity from just touching certain peripherals and cables? I built this PC earlier this year. Sometimes I accidentally touch the bottom of my condenser mic and I felt the electricity shock. I also have a USB cable for when I connect my phone or gamepad into the PC...
  6. Anom_ly

    [SOLVED] Minor Nick on GPU LED wire

    Hey all, whilst moving my hardware to a new case I somehow managed to nick the corner of a wire on my GPU that was sticking out and have exposed a very small portion of the wire. (Honestly don't know how) From what I can see in the schematics of the GPU (EVGA 1080 FTW) it's the LED connector...
  7. Richard_F909

    Question How to locate what is wrong with my PC?

    A couple of months ago my computer has started to give me some trouble. I've listed the main issues: Games from Fortnite to RE2 used to crash when first opened. A quick press of the reset button on the PC seemed to fix the problem. Now not even that helps me, I can't play games anymore, they...