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    Question Computer Crashes Every Single Time After Start Up

    Thank you in advance for any advice... I have been trying to diagnose this issue for close to 2 years. This is a tough one... The ONLY issue I have with my computer is it will hard crash not long after I start it up. Once it crashes, it won't crash again as long as I keep the computer running...
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    Question Cannot Do a Factory Reset

    ive done the recommended troubleshooting (repair, chkdsk, etc) but nothing helps. how can i find out whats causing this to fail and how do i fix it?
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    Question Specific game doesn't save anymore

    Hi I am playing a game (Ori and the blind forest: Definitive Edition) after a crash (I think due to a lack of space on my drive) it is not able to save anymore. I don't have it with other games on my steam account, just with this one. I tried everything: I reinstalled the game, I made another...
  4. Hamza_Khu

    Question fps dropped after game crashed

    Hello, So, a couple of days ago I was playing far cry 4 and suddenly it crashed and this message appeared : "your Pc ran into a problem and needs to restart. We're just collecting some error info, and then we'll restart for you. (0% complete)" after the game crashed and this messaged appeared...
  5. Gomorz23

    [SOLVED] PC wont receive enough power when i first press the power button. Second try it powers on 100% of the time. Need help.

    As per the title. Some additional info. This started happening, after receiving some errors from Radeon Software. Tried upping my R7 370's Memory clock 100MHz and upping Power Control by 20%. After some gaming and whatnot, i received a hanged interface, hard restarted my pc and WattMan informed...
  6. Coleudall

    Question Possible Failing GPU?

    I've given up and need help - for months I have been having endless issues with my PC and it is only getting worse. I get blue screens a lot, Warzone has crazy texture issues and endless crashes, chrome tabs will suddenly die and tell me to reload, CSGO game files corrupt commonly, and most...
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    Question Pc won't start with GPU plugged in ?

    Hello again (Why again You ask?I forgot my old account here)! You guys were always helpful and i lately run into strange problem. I was playing RDR2 on my PC for few hours on high settings, and suddenly pc shut down. Tried to turn it on, but nothing. After unplugging some components from the PSU...
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    Question PC boots then fails

    I start my pc, it boots, then fails, then boots again(on its own) and then fails again and it wont let me turn it on unless I pull out the psu cable and wait 60 second,plug it back in and then it boots up normal and plays every game and does everything fine... What seems to be the problem? I...
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    [SOLVED] Help Needed, Weird Audio Shenanigan!

    Hello Everyone, I'm new to these forums but I'm not new to PC's, anyway, let me get straight to the issue. Basically, there's a rear green audio jack on my computer alongside with a front jack (on top of the PC), when plugging any speaker on there there is Audio only the right Channel, however...
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    [SOLVED] Screen goes blank and cpu fan blows really hard

    I regularly get these two problems: either the cpu fan starts to run really fast and loud. Or the my monitor goes blank as if the hdmi cable is disconnected. Mind you that the monitor is brand new. I get these problems randomly like while browse the internet. I dont play any games or perform...
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    [SOLVED] Nothing Happens when I press the Power Button.

    Specs: Processor: Core i7 6700 Memory: 16GB DDR3 Motherboard: Asus H110m-k D3 Graphic Card: EVGA FTW GTX 1070 PowerSupply: Thermaltake Smartseries RGB 750watt So my PC was running completely fine and it suddenly turned off. I tried turning it back on but nothing happens when I press the power...
  12. ToastyFridge

    [SOLVED] Extremely Slow System

    I built a PC for my brothers birthday a bit ago. But saw that EVERYTHING on his computer is slow. From getting off the post screen to windows advanced setup options. Everything is slow. Games run a lot slower than they should and booting takes about 7 minutes. This PC should not be this slow. I...
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    Question Hard Drive Just Went Missing

    Hi, My HDD (4TB) just went missing. It was working fine up until a few hours ago. With no warning... gone. I opened and checked disk management, doesn't show up. I restarted the PC, and I don't think it showed up on the boot list (SATA port #3, I suspect). Has it failed? Overheated? Failed Cable?
  14. okwiBoy

    [SOLVED] Seagate 8TB harddrive won't format / won't convert from RAW to NTFS: WINDOWS

    Hey Everyone, I bought an 8TB Seagate hard drive from Amazon (BarraCuda Hard Drive 8TB ST8000DM004) and I have plugged it in correctly and it shows up in my disk management as 8tb RAW Healthy (Primary Partition) after a few days of trying and failing. I have read that windows doesn't understand...
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    [SOLVED] SSD no longer recognised in BIOS

    Hi, I have an ADATA SATA SU650 2.5" SSD (model number ASU650SS-240GT on which I had installed Windows 10 some 9 months ago. This SSD is not too old at around of 2 years of lifetime usage - so, I don't think time is the problem. Now when I boot up my system it shows me this message: 'Reboot and...
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    [SOLVED] B450f windows 10 crashing, then nvme failed, now vga light on.

    Hi all, I've been having an insane amount of issues with my most recent build. After getting everythingworking for the first time yesterday, every reboot, windows would fail to start like 5x in a row saying it was missing a different driver every time. Once I got windows up everything was fine I...
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    [SOLVED] Windows will only boot from Windows Boot Manager?

    So I was just hanging out playing minecraft on my PC today when all of the sudden a huge thunderstorm came rolling by. The Power flickered for a second and it causes my PC to reset twice. My PC is plugged up to a Serge protector. Thought Okay no big deal the power just went out. But now when I...
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    [SOLVED] windows update error perpetually [KB4549951 - Error 0x800f0982] [KB4550945 - Error 0x800f0988]

    so for me there are 2 pending updates KB4549951 - Error 0x800f0982 KB4550945 - Error 0x800f0988 i have everything on this post - https://www.howtoedge.com/fix-update-error-0x800f0982-on-windows-10/ what are my options other than an in place upgrade? an what settings reset/files are lost...
  19. CrestHD

    Question Why does ZERO Rpm fan mode not work/fail?

    The Sapphire Radeon RX 5700XT Nitro+ is a great card, but it's annoying. It cannot keep the temperatures in check while surfing the web, watching videos or just leaving the computer to idle, not doing literally anything. The card frequently has to turn on the fans and usually does so at 2000rpm...
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    [SOLVED] Graphics card or MoBo issue?

    For the past month i have been having some serious problems with my computer. I use it for Blender, Unreal Engine, and Adobe programs. Initially UE4 was crashing with a DXD error, which is my graphics card, (Geforce GTX 1060 6Gb) but then i started getting a lot of BSODs and other crashes. I...
  21. irishman39

    Question HP laptop blurry screen (like tv blurry) on boot

    I recently decided to change my HDD to an SSD (Samsung evo 860 500GB) and in preperation for this I reset my PC. However i received a message "windows cannot reset this pc, no changes have been made". I turned off the pc as there was no other options to press anything and then it wouldnt boot...
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    Question Random Blue Screens, Black Screens, Brown Screens.

    my specs: RAM: 16 GB @ 3200Mhz (2x8GB) GPU: Sapphire AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT NITRO+ (8GB) Proccesor: AMD Ryzen 7 2700x 3.70Ghz Motherboard: Gigabyte X470 AORUS ULTRA GAMING System Type: 64-bit Operating System Operating System: Windows 10 Home PSU: evga 650 gold. So as you can see in the...
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    Question Computer starts to reboot when Stresstesting GPU & CPU at the exact same time

    Hey Guys, so i have a problem with my system currently. Somewhat my PC starts to reboot after stresstesting gpu and cpu immediatly but fails to reboot. It's hard to explain. My PC then doesn't reboot but I see the coolers still working and the power button still lights up. And I thought it...
  24. CrestHD

    Question Faulty Graphics Card, Sapphire Radeon RX Vega 64 Nitro+

    Hello, I've got problems with my GPU since yesterday, I've got to admit I used AMD's Wattman where I experimented with power limit to +50% the last few days. Before that I used the Turbo button to have a nice and simple overclock for about 1-2 months. I was checking temperatures constantly and...
  25. ReubenK21

    Question HELP! My RX 570 performance has halved after Nzxt cam accidental voltage boost to 10%.

    Hello everyone! The other day I decided to overclock my MSI rx 570 to try and squeeze out some extra performance and I used nzxt cam as I have a kraken x52. I put the voltage to 5% and increased the core and memory clock in 50 mhz increments until it crashed. Then stupidly I decided to increase...
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    Question External Hard Drive Suddenly Stopped Working

    WD Elements 1TB drive suddenly stopped working. I had my games in it because computers own hdd is very small. I play games a lot so it was very actively used. I bought it not more than 2 years ago. At first suddenly some files became corrupted i think because Steam couldnt opened DOTA because...
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    [SOLVED] Admitting I screwed up.

    I bought a Ryzen 5 3600 with a MSI B450 Tomahawk Max. However, I feel I botched the install. However, I dont feel too mad, as I realized mistakes like these are part of the game. My EVGA PSU is a bit of older model that only uses 4 pin connector but it is 750 watts so in theory it should run...
  28. Jeramielu

    [SOLVED] Seagate Harddrives wiped themselves

    Hey all, New user here. During a time machine backup from an 8TB Seagate HD to my 2017 imac it stalled. The Mac is now at the shop getting worked on and although that is an issue it isn’t the point of this post. I also had 2 external 8TB Seagate drives plugged into the computer as well. One...
  29. Kagumii

    [SOLVED] Blue screen errors randomly

    Well the thing is... I bought a new gpu "Asrock panthom gaming RX 570 8GB" new and after install it i do a clean windows 10 installation so after installed the Radeon software all was good but when i try to play BF V the game close randomly and sometimes gives the blue screen randomly error...
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    [SOLVED] Secondary SATA hdd drive prevents OS starting

    System - Win 10 64 bit on SSD Secondary 6TB WD Black SATA drive was working well for a month in this system, connected internally. On one computer restart I noticed a checking of the secondary drive on 75% , went till 76% and was hanging on. Waited for 10 min without any movement. I shut...
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    [SOLVED] Screen goes black. Failing GPU?

    I have a now almost 4 year old system. I7 4790k Gtx 980ti Msi z97 gaming 5 Corsair vengeance ddr3 1600 16gb Corsair rm850 Samsung 850 evo 1tb Lately during gaming my screen suddenly goes black. The PC is then non responsive. A mouse click returns the windows error sound. Pushing the power...
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    Question PC turns on and off, reboots itself.

    Hello! I have quite the issue that i just cant lay my fingers on what the issue is. My girlfriends PC worked perfectly fine until one day when she turned it on and it didn't start up. It just started up for 1-2 seconds, then turned off. And continued like this in a consistent loop, until the...
  33. Kagumii

    Question No video in my pc

    well i buyed my new pc and i dont have video signal :c directly from hdmi mobo port, all is turned on normally but no video signal..... what is happening? the seller say they updated correctly the mobo for support my cpu but nothing happens PC: MOBO: Gigabyte B450M DS3H updated CPU: Ryzen 5...
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    Question Failing HDD?

    So I have a WD RE3 HDD and it was at 100% health about an hour ago... I was playing CS GO and noticed it was freezing after every 5 minutes into the game play for a few seconds. I exited the game only to find that the health of my HDD was at 10% with 5 Relocated sectors. Now what to do?
  35. auriaska99

    [SOLVED] Upgraded GPU and pc won't run

    Hello, so I had my old machine I3 2120 Hd 6670 ddr3 2x4gb 1366hz 300w PSU (god knows who made it since its all Chinese except for numbers) SSD 128gb HDD 500gb w10 64bit. And decided to Upgrade my graphics since it was dragging me down a lot, i got a great deal on RX 570 4gb ITX and bought it...
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    Question When playing a game, my computer will shut down and tries to automatically restart but can't

    For the past year or so I've been having an intermittent issue of my computer shutting down with no warning mid game. Normally it will happen for just intensive games graphically, but now I am experiencing it in games like CSGO which obviously shouldn't cause issue for my system. The computer...
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    Question DRIVER IRQL NOT LESS OR EQUAL

    Hello guys, built my PC 3 days ago. Yesterday installed windows, apps, etc. started playing games and firstly I got blue screen with “page fault in nonpaged area”. Then after reboot, i tried to play one more time, and after like 20 mins got “driver IRQL NOT LESS OR EQUAL”. PC SPECS: Mobo - Msi...
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    Question WD1200B015 Not initialized Not mounted

    Hello, I am trying to get data off of a Western Digital WD1200B015 (120GB) (2005) external drive. Not trying to fix drive for continued use, only to save data (most likely many jpg photos). The drive does not mount (windows 10), but does spin up and sounds normal. Drive does show up in disk...
  39. BlackBurn98

    [SOLVED] MSI X370 Gaming Pro Carbon Died, No Power

    Hey guys. I'm in a bit of a bad situation right now. I think my PC just died and that too all of a sudden and pretty strangely. So here's what happened. I built this PC back in December of 2017. Everything was smooth except for when the RGB LEDs on the motherboard died around 6 months later...
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    Question Graphics card, RAM, other failing?

    So my computer has been having some serious issues lately. I've done some research and tried diagnosing myself, but can't say for sure what's wrong. All of these issues are somewhat intermittent. I built the rig and use it primarily for gaming and video editing. The most common one by far is...