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  1. ScalesQ

    Question Random cable

    Ok, so i'm really confused. My case came with 3 ARGB fans that are connected together and have an output to SATA. But there is also another cable - VDG in 3pin that connects to my motherboard. I pulled it out and nothing changed, the rgb on the fans still works, the rgb switch on the case still...
  2. tehbubbles

    Question Should I update GPU vs CPU?

    Hi there - I have an AMD Ryzen 3 2300X Quad-Core Processor and a Radeon RX 570 Series GPU, and I just expanded my memory to 16gb. I am still struggling with a lot of the newer games. I bought Icarus and I can only play for 30 minutes before the game crashes, even on the lowest graphics setting...
  3. J

    Question CPU Cooler Compatibility (Antec Neptune 120 on LGA1700)

    So I purchased an Antec Neptune 120 which is compatible with LGA 1150 / 1151 / 1155 / 1156 / 1366 / 1200 / 2011-V3 / 2066 (According to Antec website) Rookie mistake as I have an intel 12600kf (LGA 1700) Anyone know of any good work arounds ie. can I purchase one of these two and use that with...
  4. K

    [SOLVED] How many fans can i attach to my motherboard ?

    Hi people , i want to change my case , and the case has 5 fans , i want to know does my motherboard have the sockets for installing 5 fan sockets ? System is (My System) MB : MSI H510M-PRO RAM : ADATA 3200 8gx2 CPU : Intel I5 , 11400 GPU : Asus GTX 1650 (4g) GDDR6 Cooling : Green Notus 95 PSU ...
  5. H

    Question Fractal Design 7 compact - fan configuration

    Intended for next build: Fractal Design 7 Compact (already here) MSI Z690 Tomahawk DDR4 Wifi 12700K, 32 GB 3600 Mhz, 2 NVME PCIe SSDs 1 TB 970 Evo Plus, 3080 Be quiet Dark Rock 4 cooler Silent Wing 3 Fans: Back 120mm, Top Rear 140mm, Front 2 x 140mm Does it make sense to add another 120mm...
  6. Xnairoz

    Question Fan speed Ignoring fan curve and going to 5000 rpm

    Hi im new on the forum but after some thoughts and searching the web i couldn't find a fix for my problem. I got a rtx 2080 and when i game the temps get higher of course, but my fan rpm goes from idle to 5000 rpm and back. So i installed Msi afterburner for a custom fan curve, but when i play a...
  7. Islam Zwail

    Question Can i use F-USB port on board for run front case fan ?

    Can i use F-USB port on board for run front case fan ?
  8. H

    [SOLVED] 12700K - TDP and PL2 settings

    Intention to buy an Intel 12700K CPU and mainboard MSI Z690 tomahawk DDR4 Wifi. The CPU power ist needed for around 1-2 days every other 14 days. Otherwise it is very important for me to have a very, very quiet PC with fans barely noticible. Target is 700 rpm for silent wing 3 fans in case and...
  9. A

    Question CPU Fan compatibility ?

    I want to know if the CPU fan from a Foxconn 2abf motherboard is compatible with a Dell Optiplex 790/990 MT motherboard ? Both have LGA 1155 socket. Ty
  10. P

    Question Rear exhaust fan not spinning

    I've tried plugging in two different fans in my motherboard but they just wont spin. I have a gigabyte b450m ds3h and there's only one port for a fan other than the one for the CPU fan (which works fine.)
  11. Question Strange issue after replacing GPU fan

    Hello all, I am fighting with a strange issue at GPU fan system. But firstly my components: i5 11500, msi b560m pro, 16gb 3200 and Gigabyte GTX 1060 6gb with the new fans (exactly the same like previous) -> I am using...
  12. E

    Question Issue w/ MSI Laptop's CPU Fan

    Hi, I'm experiencing yet another issue with a CPU fan from yet... another MSI laptop. The fan makes strange pulsing sounds like its a motor being turned off and on, and it will occasionally or rarely make clicking sounds. In MSI's Dragon Center, it's also being shown that the CPU's RPM will...
  13. alceryes

    Info Zero RPM GPU fan settings are the enemy!

    I just discovered something VERY interesting. Zero RPM fans have been a thing for over a decade, but I didn't realize how much of a detriment they can be to GPU temps. Zero RPM fan settings are the enemy! BY DEFAULT, the Radeon software had my GPU fans completely off until around 62ºC (guessing...
  14. Hex_621

    [SOLVED] CPU fan randomly spiking without noticeable temp/load spike

    Hello everyone! I have an Intel I7 4770s CPU and it's stock cooler fan randomly spikes up to 3000-ish rpm for around a second before falling back down again to around 1000 rpm. I have monitored it with Open hardware monitor, there is nothing out of the ordinary other than the fan speed spiking...
  15. A

    Question Which devices are Gen2 ARGB can normal ARGB fans be some how changed to Gen 2 ARGB

    Which devices are Gen2 ARGB can normal ARGB fans be some how changed to Gen 2 ARGB Cooler Master says their ARGB Gen2 controller A1 allows something called Multi-Layer Mode Where if the fans are also ARGB Gen 2 if the fans are daisy chained or connected using a splitter or hub each individual...
  16. A

    Question Laptop GPU Fan Runs High Speed For No Reason - Sometimes for up to 5mins!

    I've just bought a used Asus MSI Strix 15 GL530GE laptop. The spec is: OS - Windows 10 Home Edition CPU: i7-8750H RAM: 8GB OS Drive: 128GB SSD Data Drive: 1TB SSD GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti Initial Problem: When I bought the laptop, the fans would be running at high speed constantly and...
  17. A

    Question Cooler Master MasterPlus Compatibility with Deep cool AIO and fans

    I have a DEEPCOOL GAMMAXX L360 ARGB AIO which came with 3X CF120 fans(The ones without holo ring) and planning to get 3 more CF120 Plus fans(The ones with holo ring) will the lights in the pump and all these fans be controlled using Cooler Master MasterPlus Software if I purchase and use the...
  18. [SOLVED] Fan Suddenly Goes High RPM

    Hi. I experienced something unusual on my GPU. After I restarted my computer, my GPU fan suddenly went 3000 RPM. In few seconds after that, the fan went to 0 RPM. Is it normal thing or is there any problems in my computer? I provide a screenshot of the RPM graph below.
  19. I

    Question Case Fans 100% speed when waking up from sleep mode Phanteks PWM Hub

    Mobo: Gigabyte AB350 Gaming-3 CPU: Ryzen 5 1600 CPU Cooler: Hyper 212 Evo w/ be quiet Pure Wings 2 120mm PSU: EVGA SuperNova 750 G3 GPU: R9 380 4G CASE: Phanteks Enthoo (PH-ES614PTG_BK) Case Fans: 2x stock 140mm Case Fans, 3x ThermalTake Pure 12 120mm ARGB, 2x BeQuiet Pure Wings 2 120mm BIOS...
  20. MeesterYellow

    [SOLVED] PC Fan Noisy on Initial Boot of the Day

    Recently, whenever I boot up my PC in the morning, the fans are noisy. Restarting the PC fixes that for the rest of the day. How do I fix this? I don't wanna go through the process of restarting my PC every morning :( Specs: MSI Gaming Z 1070 core clock i7 6800k - no OC Corsair Vengeance LPX...
  21. llxy

    [SOLVED] 1060 Fan Mod

    A few months back, I had a proprietary Acer 1060 6GB from a prebuilt die on me. The card boots up, but the cooler doesn't work. How can I cool this card? (The 1060 6GB) I also have a Noctua NF-B9 redux-1600 92mm fan that I can possible use? Would this fan be able to work well enough with the...
  22. [SOLVED] Stock Ryzen 3 3100 cooler on a 5800X?

    I have a Ryzen 3 3100 CPU with stock fan/heatsink. I just ordered a 5800X which comes w/o a cooler. Can I reuse my old cooler on the new CPU or do I need something more powerful? TIA.
  23. E

    Question Dual boot of Ubuntu and Windows 10; High fan speed and high cpu temp only for Windows 10

    Hi everyone, I have been using my desktop with both Ubuntu and Windows 10 installed for two years. Suddenly, from the last month, I found out that when I boot the computer with Windows 10, the fans go crazy, even though I didn't run anything. (I checked the task manager and the CPU and Disk...
  24. O

    [SOLVED] Laptop CPU Fan Cable is too short

    Hello Everyone, New here and did not know where to turn. I have a Zotac mini PC. My fan has began to make some very weird noises. I went ahead and found the fan I needed on ebay which i received, however the cable to connect inside the computer is too short, by about like 8 inches or so. I...
  25. KekoTheFox

    Question Fans continue to run after shutdown ?

    Hi! I was just given a old HP Pavillion p6-2200ea desktop PC to try to fix and possibly upgrade, I've been told it has a habit of shutting down at random which I can confirm that fault, despite it only happening once during the 4 or so hours it was running. That's not the issue I'm writing...
  26. S

    [SOLVED] Reasons why my PC makes noise?

    So, my PC makes a considerable amount of noise and I can think of a few reasons why, but since I’m still a rookie to all the PC building stuff, I would like to ask for help from more experienced people. 1. The PC case I have right now is the Aerocool Cylon RGB Mid Tower, and I’ve heard the...
  27. Sad Kids

    [SOLVED] How to turn off my pc completely after i shutdown?

    Hello, so the other day i turn off my PC using physical button. Then the next day i using my PC as usual. But now after i shut down my computer, my monitor, keyboard, speaker, mouse is off. But the internal parts (GPU, RAM, FAN, Motherboard) still on and cannot be shut down. The only way i shut...
  28. Cenddell

    [SOLVED] Is this sound normal for a fan?

    This is my very first gaming pc ever that I bought prebuilt and have had for around 3 days. I know what loud fans sound like but whenever I play games I hear this sound from my pc. View: Not sure if this is a normal sound for a fan or not(I...
  29. Claulo

    Question Series x (console) fan question

    I removed the fan from the console so I could clean it, and got obsessed with the idea that I damaged the fan connector or the motherboard connector, because I pulled a little hard on the cable and its a little loose Is there any way to know if a fan is damaged? For Now its seems normal but i...
  30. Nandikaka

    Question GPU fan stops spinning after high speed

    I took out my GPU (1060 3G) and one of the fans doesn't spin when it reaches a higher speed, also making a weird noise. Can anyone help? The noise is driving me crazy. View: Here's a video with the sound it makes.
  31. [SOLVED] MSI GTX 970 furmark and fan speed question

    Hello Wanted to check how my GPU is doing so i ran furmark for a bit, got a question about fan speed Is it normal that my fans only got to 80% when my GPU hit 80°? Should i worry about my hot spot temp? For how long should i run Furmark before making reasonable conclusions? This screenshot was...
  32. C

    [SOLVED] Haven't a clue where this loud noise is coming from. Looking for help!

    Hey everyone. So this issue started about 3 days ago and has never ever been an issue since I built this PC about a year or so ago. The humming randomly onsets, I have no earthly idea what triggers it. Nothing I do stops it, not even restarting. The only thing that stops the noise is fully...
  33. O

    Question GTX 760 fan problem

    Hello. One of my gpu-fans has started to behave weirdly. It's noisy, seems to be loose and sort of swirls(?) whereas the other one works fine. I know next to nothing about hardware stuff so I hope anyone can help. Is it possible to replace just one fan, and if so: is it complicated? The card...
  34. B

    [SOLVED] Should case fan curves be the same as CPU fan curve?

    I am using a Scythe Fuma 2 and it averages 40-55s gaming which is great with the odd spike sometimes (Ryzen 7 3700x) With case fans what is a good fan curve? Should it be the same as CPU fan curve?
  35. ExilasP

    [SOLVED] Problem with the chassis fan

    Hello, I recently changed my pc case. I noticed that the fan that came with it (Corsair rgb fan 3 pins) was not running anymore. When I checked in the BIOS, I realized that it was not detected anymore. When I plugged it back in, it started spinning again. But as soon as my computer goes to...
  36. Coulson

    Question [SOLVED] Cooling options for EVGA 2080 ti XC Ultra (Reference PCB) after fan failure

    Hello everyone, I recently built a new PC and I reused my EVGA 2080 ti XC Ultra from the older PC. Modo, CPU and everything else is new. Everything is working fine except the GPU fans, that do not spin. The GPU itself is fine and it works. I have probably tried most of the common solutions I...
  37. GraptikBlizzard

    [SOLVED] GPU Fan Only Spins When Precision is Installed

    I have an EVGA 2080ti FTW3 ULTRA. For some reason, the right fan (third from the left) will only spin under load when EVGA Precision is installed. If I uninstall EVGA Precision and run heaven benchmark, the fan will stay off and temps will reach into the 80s. If I install EVGA Precision and run...
  38. LCCosmin

    [SOLVED] Fan Molex connector to 6 pin header

    Hello! Recently I got a new case and with it 2 extra fans (for a total of 9). I got 2 fan controllers: one that supports up to 8 fans (6 pin connector) + 2 LED plugs and the other one that supports 6 fans (6 pin connector). The extra 2 fans that I got only got a Molex connector (nothing else...
  39. dgamer10

    Question My fan is making like a buzzing sound

    Hello! Today my fan started to make like a buzzing noise and I don't know why. Please tell me if it's a problem that should be fixed or how I can fix it.
  40. Azor99

    Question Corrupted BIOS? - Bench Test UNSUCCESSFUL

    Hello everyone! Bench Test Video SPECS: Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H110M-S2H ( NO DualBios ) CPU: Intel Core i5-6500 3.2 GHz ( Integrated Graphics ) RAM: HyperX Fury 2x 8 GB DDR4 RAM Sticks GPU: MSI GTX 960 2 GB PSU: Corsair VS550, 550 Watt, 80 Plus Cert. SSD/HDD: Samsung 860 EVO ( w/ Windows...