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  1. godamuss

    Question What happened to my HDMI audio ?

    i was streaming some fallout 76 and the game ALT+tabbed. maybe i hit windows key, maybe its that weird registry bug that you have to go into the registry and change to stop it from alt+tabbing in the middle of your match. idk. it doesnt matter. My HDMI audio output is gone now. It shows that it...
  2. S

    Question GPU not displaying

    My graphics card is on and the fans are spinning but it isnt displaying. The light on the graphics card isnt on either. I can’t launch BIOS because I don’t have on board graphics
  3. Pentium4User

    Question Toshiba M1150-S1061 video issues

    Hello so I have been having a quite annoying issue, Yes I know this laptop old but I mainly use it for a network hotspot and sometimes I use it to watch dvds on it. The issue I am experiencing is that video drivers (It has a xpress 200m) it will not load no matter what I'm pretty much stuck with...
  4. CoreyDC

    Question Desk PC air flow

    Designing a desk PC at the moment and just trying to make sure I have enough air flow through the desk, and also if the intake fans will work how I want to position them, I’ll attach a drawing I’ve done to show how I want to position them, if you guys could let me know if it will work. This...
  5. SilvyrDreams

    [SOLVED] Need help making a new pc $2000 budget

    Current system I built this back in 2014 got the 970 a few years later, and replaced the mobo about a year and a half ago when lightning struck my house fried the mobo. I got lucky though all the parts were still good so i just swapped out boards and was good to go. I7 4790k Asrock z97x killer...
  6. LewisMann

    Question Does the AMD FX-6300 bottleneck my 1060 6GB? Massive FPS drops

    Hi, currently when playing games I have constant drops in FPS and it's big drops. I usually start off in a game about 170fps and then after a game or two it will dip down to 40-100 fps. Since this is happening, I think it is a bottleneck! If this is a bottleneck, what would you recommend for an...
  7. W

    Question After installing new GPU and can't boot windows or get into bios menu. Any suggestions?

    I've checked all connections, clears all previous GPU drivers and reset BIOS options. Specs: GEFORCE GTX 1660 Ti Intel i7 2600k processor ECS P67H2-A3 LGA 1155 Intel Motherboard 1000w PSU 16gb DDR4 HyperX ram
  8. D

    Question CPU Fan Spinning Up Super High

    AMD X4 860K ASRock FM2A88x Pro3+ Fractal Design Focus G Case I recently put my computer into a new, high airflow case (along with new SSD) to hopefully quiet it down. However, now I'm noticing my (stock) CPU fan spinning up to 45K or higher when I game, even though temps are staying low...
  9. DEZn00ts

    Question Can't Open a second instance of file explorer from the task bar!

    Every time I try to right click it to open another one, it won't. I even reinstalled windows. It DOES work in safe mode but does not work in normal. Seems liek it always happens after waiting a few days because I haven't installed anything new, I don't have any viruses either. This is getting...
  10. raidtube23

    [SOLVED] Ram question

    will 1600mhz ram automatically downclock to 800mhz if my motherboard supports 800mhz
  11. P

    Question What motherboard supports intel I5 2400***, and rx570 4g gpu and also windows 7

    ***Or newer intel chipset that costs around 140-180 bucks online. what budget board supports all these specs I'm having some issues transitioning over to pc gaming from console but I know its for the best lol. I bought an rx 570 4 gigabite graphics card from best buy on sale, and I need a new...
  12. Exia00

    Question Ryzen 3 2200G question

    Hi guys so i am planning on swapping my 2400G to my new motherboard and planning on giving my old case and motherboard to my cousin and it is a Asus Prime A320M-K and i was just wondering since i know the CPU portion can not be overclocked but was wondering if the Vega 8 in the 2200G was able to...
  13. I

    Question What is a good, possibly $500 or lower build for a GT 710?

    Hi everyone, sorry if this isn't the right way to communicate here, but a few momths back I decided (without any knowledge on how) to build a pc for gaming. Now, I decided I'd buy a used one from a thrift store cause I didn't have that good of a job, working part-time and all, earning minimum...
  14. I

    [SOLVED] I updated windows 10 and now my PC won't boot.

    I got the notification that there was an update for windows 10 and let it do its thing while it was in the restarting process it turned on but I got no display. I've tried VGA and HDMI on both Mobo and GPU but neither show anything. I've removed the GPU to try integrated graphics but it doesn't...
  15. J

    Can I use one usb with windows 10 multiple times ?

    I have very bad internet and just got a usb with windows 10 on it, after I’m done installing it onto my laptop will there still be windows 10 on the usb ? Does it transfer all the data or just copy it
  16. W

    [SOLVED] Should I buy this CPU on eBay?

    I'm very paranoid about buying things on eBay especially now that so much money is involved. I've been stuck wondering whether I could trust this seller... what do you think? Link:
  17. S

    Enabling XMP causes slight Overclock?

    This is the last thread I am making and I do not want any confusion and I want a straight answer and a basic answer because I am very furious over this right now. I have an i7 8700k processor and its rated speed is 2666mhz and Intel support says having higher ram can damage the processor which...
  18. B

    [SOLVED] Share your thoughts with my build.

    Hello everyone, This is my first thread and first build on budget gaming.I've recently purchased the following components; CASE: ZALMAN z3 PLUS mid atx tower case. ( 5 fan cooling, changed all the stock fans with; 5x cooler master jet flow 120) PSU: ZALMAN 500W LE MOBO: MSI 970A-43G CPU: AMD...
  19. L

    Can I install Windows 7 to my computer if I use the Ryzen 5 2600X?

    I really don't want to use Windows 10, because I don't like it.
  20. D

    [SOLVED] Computer Crashes When graphics card Under Load

    I'm pretty sure this is the problem anyway, Everytime my GPU Goes understress Like Load up a game like Rainbow six siege. The screen just goes a random colour and i can still here all my friends in discord and it doesn't go away until i Restart the Computer. The problem started yesterday and...
  21. B

    Can you start computer without Hard drive

    So I built a computer for myself but the my ssd is having problems in the shopping and won’t get here for another week but I want to use it now. Is there a way I could just use a usb drive with windows to boot it up and use that usb as my storage device for now?
  22. N

    [SOLVED] Pc won’t boot after getting new parts

    Hi, I recently installed a new motherboard, cpu, and ram into my pc. I have an intel i5 9600k, asus tuf z390, and Corsair veangence ddr4 ram. I installed everything referring to the motherboards manual and added my gpu, psu, and ssd back in. All the fans are running, leds turn on, and ssd seems...
  23. M

    [SOLVED] CPU and Video Card - can’t display onto monitor

    I bought a GeForce GTX 1050 Ti recently to replace my integrated GPU. It presented red dots all over my screen when connected so I bought a new AMD cpu to try and fix the issue. Now neither of the video cards work and the monitor says No Input Detected. I have tried 2 monitors, 15+ cables and 3+...
  24. H

    what cpu is better?

    i just want to know what cpu if better for gaming. editing, multitasking ryzen 7 2700 oc to 4.0 stock i7 7700k
  25. L

    [SOLVED] Gigabyte AB350 Gaming 3 not setting to 3200mhz

    Hi, I have G. Skill 2666mhz ram(2x4) that was running in xmp mode, I recently bought Trident Z 3200mhz ram(2x8) both in dual channel.. After adding the tridentZ, xmp is auto setting the tridentZ to 2666mhz and not 3200mhz. There doesnt seem to be an option to change each rams frequency. Is...
  26. D

    [SOLVED] Will my VGA card fit ?

    I've just ordered a new custom PC build (store is building it for me) but have noticed something that might cause an issue and was wondering if you guys could please advise... I've gone with a Thermaltake Level 20 MT Tower (link as below) where the specifications say VGA length limitation...
  27. L

    [SOLVED] Need helping choosing laptop

    Im needing a laptop for university. I will be studying game design so most of my work will be programming and animation. I have narrowed my choices down to 2 1) a laptop that has an I5 8300h but comes with a 1050ti Or 2) a laptop that has an i7 8750h but comes with a 1050 Both cards are at...
  28. J

    CPU location and other detailed things

    Hello Recently from Ebay i bought intel CPU for my pc Seller told me its NEW and UNOPENED My question is: Is it possible for me or for some specialist to track information from CPU ID like : -When CPU was manufactured -When it was sold and to whom -When it was installed and which programs...
  29. R

    how to install windows 7 on asus x555m

    I need installed window 7 on my asus x555m
  30. V

    [SOLVED] Help getting two extra RGB fans up and running

    My new Christmas build is up and running great. I last built a PC over ten years ago and never worked with rgb fans. Specs: AMD 2700x Patriot Viper RGB 16GB 3200 MSI B450 Pro Carbon AC XFX RX580 8GB GTS EVGA 750 G3 Gold Case: Cooler Master H500 Mesh I got this Cooler Master LED...
  31. M

    Graphics Card Fan not Turning on Automatically

    Hi! I just built my first pc, and everything is working great, except one concern of mine is that the graphics card, which is the EVGA Geforce GTX 1060 6GB SC's fan is not turning on automatically when it should. I don't know if there is a temperature that triggers the fan, but I am wondering if...
  32. S

    [SOLVED] Computer beeps /help needed please/

    Hi everyone, On startup on my computer makes an audible beep, then there is a pause, then 3 more beeps in quick succession. Another pause follows this and then 2 beeps come afterwards, again in quick succession. I've tried removing my RAM and Graphics card Thank you very much! Sam (Spec...
  33. S

    [SOLVED] Is it safe to put a gtx 1050 ti

    I have a hp 280 g2 mt business pc with i7 6700k 3.4 GHz and 8 GB of ddr4 ram single stick and 180 w psu , I have upgraded it with a MSI nvidia gtx 1050 ti dual fan oc edition and a cooler master elite (ver. 3) 400 w psu. So, I want to know that is it safe for my motherboard ? and also is it...
  34. K

    Where to get windows CD with Licence

    Answer ME ASAP
  35. Z

    Are 2 dead pixels and a small light leak enough for a replacement

    Basically what the title says! Here are some images:
  36. K

    Very best case intake fans?

    Hi, I am looking for opinions on the very best case intake fans (for use without radiators) with regard to quality/performance only. Though, if I had to limit options, I would say low noise is strongly preferred. I am hoping to offset some of the less cooling friendly build choices outlined...
  37. F

    [SOLVED] Is this Ryzen the right one for gaming and what do you think of this build

    I want to build a low budget RGB gaming PC but i also want to render sometimes. Ryzen 7 1700 Gskill Trident Z RGB AsRock B450 (cheapest mainboard with rgb headers and for ryzen i could find) Shakoon TG5 RGB Sapphire Rx580 4GB (allready have it) 530W PSU is the ryzen 7 1700 the best for...
  38. B

    Question tp-link tl-wn881nd not detected?

    For some reason, my tp-link tl-wn881nd suddenly stopped working and to my findings, mobo just stopped detecting it? This wifi adapter has been with me for like 8 years, is it time to say goodbye? Device manager doesn't detect it, i have the driver disk but it couldn't detect the adapter too. The...
  39. 2

    Upgrade Path for PC

    My current build I built quickly over the summer as soon as I had cash from my new job. Now realizing I made some easily made mistakes for new builders. I got a i5-8400 with a non overclockable board, paired with a GTX 1060 6GB and 16gb of 3200 MHz ram. I believed I got a 500w PSU maybe 550...
  40. J

    2 GPUs to solve multiple refresh rate issues

    Hi guys, I'm "suffering" from having a 144hz primary monitor with 2 60hz monitors as well. There is an issue that causes stuttering on your primary monitor if you're playing a borderless game + gsync while watching media on a lower refresh rate monitor. To try to resolve this, I put in my old...