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    [SOLVED] will gigabyte Z77 DS3H motherboard support a MSI N760 2GD5/OC video board

    I want to install a MSI N760 2GD5/OC video board on my gigabyte Z77 DS3H motherboard. However when i install it, the monitors are blank (computer does boot up). I downloaded the driver for the video board before i installed the board. Any know if my motherboard will support the MSI N760 2GD5/OC...
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    [SOLVED] SSD Only got 465 disk space available when the ssd is a 500 gb one?

    My SSD seems to be missing about 35 gb of space? Anyone got an idea why? :)
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    PC Build compatibility

    I have this PC build: CPU: Ryzen 5 1600x RAM: DIMM DDR4 2x4gb 2400MHz GPU: GTX 1050ti 4gb Motherborad: AsRock AM4 AB350M PRO 4 Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO and everything is going inside Rhino 550W RX456 is this build compatible ?
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    Help with $700-$800 build

    Hello forums, i need help selecting components for my first real build, the budget i want to keep south of $750, all help is appreciated. (rgb will come later and is not a priority) i have a 500gb seagate barracuda hdd with wn10 (btw how easy/hard will it swap it to my new build?) games i will...
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    Severe booting issues

    hey guys i have some booting issues.My configuration is 2 ssds intel core i3 gtx 1050 and 8 gigs of ram.At first my pc was booting really fast but now its very slow and screen is flickering and flasing through startup.Any way to solve this problem?+ Im using screen connected to hdmi port
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    Ryzen and motherboard choices.....

    Alright, I'm finally taking the plunge to upgrade my computer. Right now I have an 1150 based system, i5 4570, 8gb ram, and a GTX 770. This PC is coming up on it's 5th birthday, and it's feeling like I'm being left behind some (especially after getting BF1). At first I entertained the...
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    Toshiba Safellite P855 no BIOS Boot available

    I thought my hard drive was bad do I bought a new one only to have the same issue. It won't boot up period even with a new hard drive. "It contnues to scroll to put in a disk and hit any button" I can't get into BIOS nothing. I tried resetting , took battery out and pressed power button...
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    Willl epson l6160 printer work on 5 Ghz bandwith?

    Well, my friend recently upgraded to fiber network of 100 Mbps. Now my question is will Epson l6160 work in 5ghz wi bandwidth if been configures with the 5ghz password for the router. My friend uses a dual-band Asus rt ac 66u router. If anyone please help me to configure how to configure 5 GHz...
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    Cooler Master H500 front mounted SSD?

    I spent some time looking at the photos og the Cooler Master H500 (the case I plan to get) and while it has 2 rear mounted SSD options (behind the motherboard) I was looking above the HDD rack at the bottom, and there seems to be some holes and whatnot. Could I mount my SSD on top of the rack...
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    What motherboard can I buy with these components?

    2x GB RAM 4GB DDR3 Intel core i7 2600 3,4 Ghz RX 580 8GB Please inside the budget of 70$, if not, go up to 100$.
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    [SOLVED] MSI B450 Tomahawk Memory QVL

    I couldn't find the Memory QVL of MSI B450 Tomahawk. It is not in their website or either anywhere that i could find. And my processor is Ryzen 5 1600 Paired with a GTX1060 6GB. I'm planning to get 8GB Ram for now. Which will be better? A. HyperX 2x4GB @2400Mhz B. Vengence 1x8GB @3000Mhz...
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    [SOLVED] Strange behavior of computer

    Hello, i recently have a problem computer its acting strange. Currient commponents i got MSI Z-270-a-pro motherboard Evga P2 1200w power supply Rx 580 8gb special edition gpu Problem is when i turn on computer all leds turn on and after few moments gpu leds turn off, after everything booted...
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    Will it work So with this build my motherboard doesn’t have a display port, so would i be able to use a dual dvi to get my 1080p 144hz our of my monitor? Also I don’t know how to check and see if this board has wifi can someone please tell me if it does?
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    Fan hub connection

    I have notcis 450 casw with fan hub All 4 fans connected there(3 front,1rear) now there is the to cables i nees to plug. 1 to cpu cooler and 1 to cpu_fan header, now i have the evga clc 280 with 2 fans and i connected them to the pump cable that has a 2 spliter for the 2 fans, and i connected it...
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    [SOLVED] The stock heatsink for my AMD FX8320 processor doesn't touch the top of the CPU. Overheating

    The stock heatsink for my AMD FX8320 processor doesn't touch the top of the CPU with everything clamped down. The issue is obvious: The fins of the heatsink (which are much wider than the part of the heatsink that should make contact with the CPU) are laying on top of the plastic frame of the...
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    Ryzen APU on B350M/B450

    Hi, I want to buy my "first gaming pc" with a low budget and I think the best option is a Ryzen 2200G APU and then save money for a Graphics Card, but my problem is with the MOBO. I heared some motherboards doesn't support VEGA 8 Graphics without a BIOS update and to do a BIOS update you need a...
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    [SOLVED] Are Evga 600B watts psu enough for this specs below?

    Cpu: I7-8700k Gpu: Nvidia Rtx 2080 RAM: 2x8 GB 3200mhz Gskill tridentz rgb Motherboard: Asus TUF gaming plus (wifi) AIO liq cooling: Nzxt x62 liq cooling PSU: Evga 600B 80plus bronze SSD: 500GB Samsung 970 Evo HDD: WD Blue 2TB Fan: Default case Fan 3 x 120mm
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    Koss surround sound/Samsung tv

    I can't seem to get my older koss surround sound to connect to me samsung tv. Tv model # is UN39FH6000 any knowledgeable help would be appreciated
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    Optical cable hooked up the soundbar I have the cable hooked up to a soundbar on a LG 32-inch TV it works fine on HDMI 1 HDMI

    Can't get sound from optical cable come out of the television is coming onto television speakers but not on the soundbar it will on H HDMI 1 HDMI 2 AV but not on TV settings
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    the color coded plugs from the subwoofer are not the same colors as the ones on the rear of my PC...How do I know which ones t

    Am trying to connect Logitech Z506 surround speakers to my pc however the color code plugs coming from the sub-woofer are not the same as the ones on the rear of my PC so I have no idea which plug to put where so I can have surround sound
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    Buy Corsair Crystal 280x RGb now or wait?

    So I’m having this issue with a few parts on whether to buy now when I see a decent sale or bank on getting a better one during Black Friday ir Cyber Monday. I’m looking at getting the Corsair Crystal 280x RGB which retails for about $160 and is on Newegg for $110 (with a MIR). Is it worth it to...
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    Is this PSU good for a Vega 56?

    Hey guys, I ordered a Vega 56 and I received it today. However, I didn't install it yet because I'm concerned about whether my PSU is good enough. My PC currently has a Corsair TXM Series 550W Gold rated PSU. My exact specs are: RX 580 8GB (will swap with Vega) i5-8500 65W TDP Corsair 16GB...
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    My microphone is picking up headphone sound

    So i recently bought a headset which is Beexcellent GM-1 3.5mm. the first thing i did was i opened sound recorder since its the first thing i would do to check my mic is boosted. i have windows 7 and im not sure if other windows has that also but then i figured i'm getting sound when i play...
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    Is Corsair - Vengeance RGB Pro compatible with Asus - Prime X470-Pro?

    Is Corsair - Vengeance RGB Pro compatible with Asus - Prime X470-Pro? If so to what extent? Basic functionality? RGB Controls through the board? I have read this: And it points out the non-pro...
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    Problems with lexmark CS410 laser printer

    I have a lexmark CS410dn printer attaced directly to the router with an ethernet cable. This printer has been working OK for over a year and now I have the front panel on the printer showing status/supplies and settings and what ever I do I cant seem to get rid of this message and the printer is...
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    overheating Lenovo thinkpad

    Lenova ThinkPad E545 fan runs often and makes the surface and bottom left side very hot to touch. How can I clean/fix this?
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    ARC not working on Hisense TV

    I have a DENON sound bar which I have been using with my LG and Panasonic 4K tv's. System was working well until I bought a new Hisense 49" class 4k TV (6 series). All efforts to make the sound bar work has thus far failed. This includes changing the TV speaker system to ARC and turning the...
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    ASUS GL502VT Touchpad & Power issues

    I've recently bought an ASUS ROG GL502VT and it has been working perfectly except that sometimes the touchpad just shuts down - this isn't done via the Fn key that turns off the touchpad, but rather it just shuts down by itself - and won't work again until I've restarted the PC, and also that...
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    Upgrade choices - AMD vs Intel

    Hi all, thanks for reading. I've got a few questions about upgrading my build, but most of it hinges on the processor choice. TL;DR - should I get a 2700x or an 8700k? I first built the PC around 5 years ago and have mostly added a new GPU and storage, and OC'd my CPU to 4 giggies. Currently...
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    I have the money but i want to use the least amount of money

    have the money want to spend lowesty 1080 or 1080 ti ive been eyeing the 1080 ti or the 1080, annnnd i want to spend the least as possible, is the 1080 ti worth it though?btw is 32 gb too much?
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    Palit GTX 1050 ti 4gb graphic issue weird textures and crashes

    Hello kindly help me with this. When playing games like csgo. Im encountering some kind of weird textures also for other games like pubg or fortnite. Also when playing pubg or fortnite or far cry 4 for about 10 to 40 mins , my game freezes and not responding , need to restart the pc, but when...
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    ram, mobo, incompatible?

    I have this RAM: ttps:// This MOBO: The RAM will not fit into the MOBO. It is...
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    gtx 1080 with i5 8600k runs games very poorly.

    First of all here are my specs. Gigabyte gtx 1080 g1 gaming i5 8600k @ 3.6 Ghz rog strix z370-h gaming cryorig h7 cooler 16 gb 2400mhz corsair vengeance ram corsair rm650x psu So, at first i thought all was well, until i started playing pubg with this setup. On all low settings at...
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    spilled drink (no contact to tower, only keyboard) no signal to monitors?

    my kitten spilled a drink on my desk, i saw very quick and the liquid did not reach to inside my tower to reach anything important. my tower still powers normal, fans spin, LEDs light, etc, it only got my keyboard and pooled around the plastic base of my two monitors, but now neither monitor...
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    Noctua NH-D15 Raising fan?

    My RAM (G.Skill Ripjaws) it too tall for the second fan on the NH-D15 without raising it, according to Noctua's website. Is this a simple matter or does it require lots of work? Also, please confirm that this device will fit in a D300 case. Thanks!
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    Pc doesnt post until reset

    So i had an i5 4690 and got an i7 4790. The problem is when i press the power button it seems like it turns on, the components are working, but nothing post on the screen. If i press the reset button it turns on and works perfectly fine.
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    Is it fine not to secure the graphics card?

    I'm trying to secure my graphics card with a screw from one of the brackets I taken off. However, it's not going in. Is it fine if I skip that step?
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    [SOLVED] Monitor Problem or Gpu problem

    Guys my monitor gets this issue after some time, after I first switch on its all fine but then later it becomes like this Please watch the video and help me identify what is the fault
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    problems with i5 7500 and AMD RX 580

    Hello Everyone, I just recent upgraded my pc to these parts listed below. Operating System Windows 10 Home 64-bit CPU Intel Core i5 @ 3.40GHz Kaby Lake 14nm Technology RAM 8.00GB Motherboard MSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71) (U3E1) Graphics 8GB ATI Radeon RX 580 Series (MSI) Storage 931GB...
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    [SOLVED] RTX 2080 BO4 frame drops in certain areas.

    I get frame drops in certain areas at 4K with RTX 2080 I seen benchmarks where stays steady 60FPS at 4K so I’m thinking can’t it be my system? I play at 4K 60FPS 60Hz with AA on low, motion blur off. Everything else at very high. My specs: H100v2 Cooler 4790K 4.60GHz 16GB 2.40GHz cas 11...