Fault

Forum discussion tagged with Fault.
  1. kelvs

    Question HDD suddenly acting weird

    Hi, i got this HDD a year ago, I mostly put games in it, everything was fine until one day when I need to update a game, it won't anymore, it has writing issues it seems, is there any fix for this? Any cause?
  2. B

    Question Transparent horizontal lines on lower two thirds of monitor

    Monitor suddenly started showing semi transparent lines on the lower two thirds of the monitor. Never dropped it or had any physical damage and cannot find a cause. Have tried different input devices and my pc on other monitors and the problem is only on the monitor regardless of the input...
  3. Jordan1503

    Question No post issue after power outage

    Trying to get to the bottom of what is wrong with a friends desktop, from what he's told me it won't turn on after a power surge, 2 capacitors have blown off from the Fans/Front panel controller but everything else appears to be intact. Only having the CPU and Mobo power cables connected it...
  4. WhatHapen

    Question Failing graphics card?

    So my PC has been very reliable for even the most resource intensive gaming for a good few years now, but suddenly today things have happened that have made my PC unusable. I’ll walk you through what has happened below: My PC was working as normal, I left while it was running for about an hour...
  5. H

    Question Is the PSU faulty?

    I have bought 2 days ago an SH Gigabyte Superb 720W. Yesterday my PC shutdown and wanted to start again but it didn't ( fans started spinning, leds turned on) but after 3 sec it shutdown again and keept doing that until I shut it down manually. After I've waited for a few minutes I tried to...
  6. B

    Question BSoD Help!!!

    So I have just built my pc today I loaded windows 10 home on to it everything was fine until all of a sudden I Blue screened, I ran diagnostics after diagnostics and everything seemed fine I updated windows and it kept crashing. The error codes that I got were- POOL CORRUPTION IN FILE AREA...
  7. Y

    Question Ryzen 3600 / x370 bootloop. Nothing works!

    Hi I recently upgraded my cpu from a 1700x to a 3600 and at the same time replaced the cooler with an aio water cooler. The system powers on but either freezes at the bios screen where you hit f2/DEL to enter bios or just endlessly sticks at the screen directly after the bios entry screen...
  8. C

    Question Ongoing CPU issue - WONT BOOT after 3 different CPU's

    My PC broke a couple of months ago and I wanted to get a cheap PC going because I've mainly only been using it at home for a little bit of work and some light gaming. I opted to buy some low budget parts and a refurbished CPU. I had some issues with being sent the wrong motherboard which wasn't...
  9. C

    Question NO RESPONSE- Asus ROG Zenith II Extreme

    Yesterday I put together a PC with the motherboard above and an AMD Threadripper 3970x and Corsair Platinum RGB RAM and 1300W Silverstone ST1300-Ti PSU. I made sure everything is properly seated, triple checked all power connections and ports to the motherboard. The motherboard lights up fully...
  10. Z

    Question Rubber on AM4 Backplate

    Hi I’m currently get no post on a new water cooling loop. I have a red led light and orange/amber light lit up on the Qled light on the motherboard and the error code doesn’t say anything other than 00. After looking round the case a little stupidly realised that I haven’t installed the...
  11. bendd221

    Question I might have a faulty motherboard out of box, I tried everything, help!

    Hello guys! First post here and I'll try to provide as many details as possible Basically, after trying to upgrade an old computer I figured out theres no point in trying and just completed the rest of the purchased, that includes: Asus prime A320M-K Ryzen 3 g3200 Corsair 8GB ram stick...
  12. J

    [SOLVED] No power to internal HDD on 2011 27 inch iMac

    Recently my 2011 EMC 2429 Intel i7 27” iMac was showing the flashing ‘?’ when attempting to boot. When trying to reinstall MacOS, disk utility was not showing my internal HDD. Upon further investigation I found out the iMac is not supplying the internal HDD with power thus the drive never...
  13. W

    Question Which component is failing?

    Hey, im totaly lost here. I build a new computer from scratch 2 months ago and it is not working properly. Nearly every time I start it it reboots a couple of times, only when Windows Troubleshoot appears and I can press "reboot" will it turn on properly. I had to re-install windows multiple...
  14. Stocky_Stockton

    [SOLVED] PC Turns off randomly when playing some games.

    Hi all, sorry if this is in the wrong thread. Spec CPU : AMD Ryzen 5 3600 GPU : RAEDON RX 5700 Motherboard : MSI B450 Gaming Plus Power Supply : EVGA 600 W1 RAM : Hyper X Fury 3200MHz 16GB SSD : Samsung 970 EVO 1 TB Fans : 5 x corsair fans LEDs : 3 x strips Windows 10 Professional Story When...
  15. TheJJBman11

    Question Computer makes a bang when turned on

    Hiya, Whenever I turn my PC off at the wall then back on again it makes a loud bang or pop sound, on the most recent time I also saw a little flash of yellow-ish light coming from the PSU. Furthermore, today I noticed sparky sort of sounds coming from my PC, it's very rare so I can't determine...
  16. B

    Question Questions about a possibly faulty Geforce GTX 960 and possible new video card

    Hello! I own a Gigabyte Geforce GTX 960 for four years now. A month ago my computer started to turn off when I played video games. It happened in every few days. Two days ago it became frequent, several times a day, and sometimes even when I was not using any 3D graphics, For example, at the...
  17. M

    [SOLVED] W key not working

    recently i have noticed my w key sometimes stops working. It happens in and out of games and seems to get worse the longer my pc is on (atleast I've noticed today) its very in consistent sometimes works completely fine and other times makes games unplayable. I have tried uninstalling in device...
  18. K

    Question Help with Confirming a Suspected (Imminent) SSD Failure?

    I have a SSD that I have owned for about a year that I suspect may be beginning to fail. The SSD in question is a KingSpec 360GB SSD 2.5 Inch SATA3 drive. The symptoms are that sometimes when I am trying to save to the drive e.g. saving a video or image from the web there will be a long pause (5...
  19. E

    Question Faulty built in keyboard HP Elitebook 2560p Typing different letters

    Good morning all, I seem to be having a problem with my old HP Elitebook 2560P. Some of the keyboard letters are typing double and wrong , for example when I press the 'c' key I get 'ce' or if I press the 'e' key I get 'ce' . If I press 'P' I get #P and a few others. I've tried removing...
  20. R

    Custom loop coolant question: Colored VS Clear in 2018

    I know colored coolant used to have a major problem of clogging both tubes and blocks, but is that still a thing in 2018 or can I comfortably put EKWB's red coolant in my $3250 PC's custom loop? First time making a custom loop so I don't really know anything other than the basics and that...