Forum discussion tagged with Formula.
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    Question Trying to choose... Asus Crosshair VIII Dark Hero or Crosshair VIII Formula?

    So I've recently was given a Asus Crosshair VIII dark hero. I also have the formula version as well. I am in the process of doing a rebuild. I wondering which one I should consider keeping? Thanks in advance
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    Question Google Sheets Help - Countif Function not working with Data Validation

    Hi all, I am creating an absent tracker for my department and have stumbled across an issue. I would like to keep track of the total amount of sick leave, dependency leave and compassionate leave days for the year. I would also like to include half days (AM/PM). I have tried the following...
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    [SOLVED] Cannot go into BIOS, black screen (Asus Maximus IX Formula)

    I already have my maximus IX formula over 3 years know, but recently I wanted to go into my BIOS and adjust settings however when I tried it no matter what I did, I got the post screen, pressed F2 and it just gives a black screen. I also tried to go in with spamming F2 or DEL but none worked...
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    Question Help with LAN

    Hello everyone. I recently built my first computer but I am having trouble getting the LAN port to work. Main Components: Motherboard - ROG Maximus XI Formula CPU - i7 8700 Graphic Card - GTX 1070 I am not getting any lights on the back of my computer. I have swapped the cable. I have...
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    Question NAS Decision - Terramaster F4-220 vs Synology DS218+

    I have been using a WD myCloud device to stream my owned 4k movies to my LG OLED with no issues. However, I was concerned over the lack of redundancy as my library grows. I decided to make an investment in a NAS with RAID capability. I ordered from Newegg the TerraMaster F4-220 4 bay NAS...
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    Question Xeon E3-1225 is 32 bit or 64 bit

    I have Xeon e31225 I m confused because it show me 32 bit based system Though all xeon are 64 bit processors
  7. SkyRock1986

    [SOLVED] Asus Prime X470-PRO

    purchasing a pc case that says: NOTICE: Please make sure your motherboard is equipped with on-board USB 3.0 socket before purchasing I/O Ports: 4 x USB 3.0, Audio In/Out, Fan Speed Control This is my motherboard. Is this good?
  8. ZerooXZ

    Question HELP MA BOIS

    (Sorry for my bad english) - - - Hi i need help because i want to buy a gaming laptop and i want to know what is better Asus FX504GE-E4367T (Geforce gtx 1050 TI 4 gb ddr3, 8 ram, i5 8 generation and the screen tipe led) or Lenovo Legion y530 (Geforce Gtx 1050 2gb gddr5, 8 gb ram +...
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    Question Dual monitor issue for new RTX 2080

    My 980 Ti does not have these issues, just so we're clear on that. It's just the new RTX 2080 I purchased. In a nutshell, my Gsync 1080p Asus Rog works fine, but my old Dell UltraSharp U2312HM is playing hardball. When I restart or turn the computer off, the Dell goes into 640x480 and I can't...
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    Question not getting the fps i should

    so bought a pc 2 days ago and downloaded csgo and im getting 30 fps in game and i have a 1060 and i7 any ideas why
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    Question MasterLiquid 120 cooler pump not working

    I have a Cooler Master MasterLiquid 120 cooler for my cpu, but the temp was always really high. I found out that the pump wasn’t pumping. The fans on the cooler are working, but not the pump. I have tried to connect it to the AIO header, W_PUMP+ header and the chassis fan header. When i go to...
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    [SOLVED] Workstation Build

    Hello guys, Application: I'm going to study electrical engineering and I want a solid computer for that purpose for the next 3-4 years. I don't know what kind of software I'll be using there, but I hope some of you do. Also I enjoy video editing. What I already have: PSU 650W SSD 500GB 970...
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    [SOLVED] How to enable fast path

    Hello, I know that enabling fast path will decrease my download speed . I don't really care about download speed , I just want to decrease my ping . I can't find how to do this , is there any command in cmd ?
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    [SOLVED] My PC is restarting after 2 minutes

    Hello, sorry for my English. I'm from Turkey. I bought a new Fan for My Core 2 Duo E6600 and I overclock 2.4 GHz to 2.7 GHz from BIOS. And I restart my computer for check Windows. Windows is normally opening, but after 2 minutes, when I click anywhere, PC is freeze for 1 second and restart. I...
  15. Pcstarter

    [SOLVED] C drive close to capacity

    Hey! My C drive has only 21GB free of 111GB and i’m afraid it will slow down windows, is it? (I have already tried different methods of freeing space)
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    [SOLVED] new pc build

    Hello , i need some help building a new pc. my last one was in 2011. things i need are: mobo: CPU: RAM: using ddr 3 atm. (new) but would like to upgrade. ssd: would like to use M2!!! cooling: I have a corsair h100. if i need to upgrade its fine. power supply: GS800. is what i have now...
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    [SOLVED] Serious problems with GTA V Online

    Hey guys, to make it short I have the following pc specs: CPU: Intel Core i5 3330 3.0 GHz RAM: 8 GB 1600 MHz DDR3 GPU: GTX 1060 6GB Strix HDD 1TB (Not an SSD) When I run GTA V on individual mode, I can run it easily on the max settings and my average fps are between 50 to 70, but when I play...
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    I don't have button, pinhole or software on win 10 Lenovo. Have CD drive but no way to get it open. 3 fing day's now with new

    There is no device software to unoad or reload. No button no place to open the CD drive. I'm getting so mad. I even had tech take over comp . He said it was windows issue after doing everything I did. I have a drive no device software.
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    [SOLVED] Provide files via Wireless USB drive while not connected to Internet

    I provide training to 100’s of folks a year. Part of that training requires that up to 40 participants at one time log onto the internet and access proprietary documents for the training. I occasionally find training somewhere that wifi is slow or absent. In that case I need to find a...
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    [SOLVED] Coil whine during Witcher 3 menu? is it bad?

    Hello, So i realized something with my GPU, during Witcher 3's menu, a squeaking or high pitched sound would occur (coil whining i guess), that happened too when i exit either Heaven or Valley benchmarks. The sound isn't loud at all and i can't hear it at all when i wear my headphones.I read...
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    [SOLVED] How Many Fans Can I Use???

    I recently purchased an ASUS ROG STRIX Z390-e gaming motherboard, as well as the Corsair Crystal Series 570x case. My question has to do with how many fans can I use per fan header on my motherboard? The motherboard comes with only 2 fan header spots. Sorry for my poor use of computer lingo. I'm...
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    Hero Alpha VIII with S340 case

    Hello guys i just got a new mobo hero alpha VIII i have an NZXT S340 case but when i get the mobo in it does not line in with the screws unles i pressed hard towards the io shield so i have to hold it like that untill i get all the screws in is that okay or will i be harming the mobo. another...
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    Looking for Motherboard Suggestions

    Leaning towards getting this i5 9600k for gaming. I need to upgrade my motherboard though as well as my RAM. Not looking to go all out on the mobo just need something reliable.Probably looking to get 16gb also. Using a mid case. A friend linked me this one...
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    New motherboard issues. Code 53

    Okay so recently I transferred the components of my Alienware x51 into a new case. I also decided to install a new motherboard. I put everything in the new case and when I power it on nothing appears on the monitor. The monitor goes into power save mode. The code number shown on my motherboard...
  25. Bad_Company

    2700x safe temps / PBO / XFR + ram

    Hi guys. This post has two parts, first issue is ram oc and second is a question about cpu temps and pbo on/off. system : 2700x + CHVII (latest bios : 1201) + krakenx62 ram : i run F4-3466C16D-32GTZR, i usually run them 3400 with slightly tighter timings or 3200 with even tighter , for some...
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    is it okay to power i3-7100 using a 6pin-to-8pin adapter for the motherboard?

    So my 400w power supply (SeaSonic SS-400ET) comes with 1x8 pin connector that I'll be using to power my RX 570, but I realized that my motherboard requires 8pin connector to power the CPU, my question is would it be fine to use a 6pin-to-8pin connector that I have laying around to use on the...
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    Which CPU is better?

    Intel i5-7400 3.0Ghz (7th generation) or Intel Core i5-8400 2.8Ghz (8th generation). Which is better? Thanks in advance!
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    [SOLVED] CPU advice for media PC

    Hi. I'm looking to replace a media PC that I built back in 2005 - it has seen better days. If I am only going to use the PC for music and for video (up to 4k) will the on board graphics of a CPU be OK? I was thinking maybe a 9th gen i5? Thanks, Michael
  29. TomZap35

    [SOLVED] New pc build or keep old pc??

    Hi guys, Just a quick one I was looking at building a new pc (Old pc specs: i5 6600, gtx 1060 3gb, 8gb ddr4) so here are the specs I was looking at I was wondering what I should add/remove to make the price a little cheap or should I just upgrade my old...
  30. Timberflake

    [SOLVED] Corsair H801 V2 - CPU Fan speed 0RPM

    Hi guys, I'm about at my wits end and need some help! I've just upgraded my computer to a Ryzen 2600x on a MSI X470 Gaming Plus motherboard. I wasn't happy with the temps I was getting so decided to install a Corsair H80i v2 cooler and as soon as I've booted it up temps have gone through the...
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    Difference b/w 450 and x470 for over clock?

    hello. I was wondering what the difference is between a 450 and an x470 mobo for over clocking. I am running a 2700x cpu.
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    Motherboard and cpu cooler compatibility

    i was wondering if the Cryorig h7 cpu cooler: http:// is compatible with this motherboard: http://
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    Possible CPU bottlenck

    I want to upgrade my PC that I had build about 6 years ago. My motherbord is a am3 so I don't really have much of a option to upgrade. If I were to buy a GT 1030 would anyone think it could be bottlenecked by my AMD phennom x4 ii 840?
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    motherboard for ryzen 5 - 2600

    Hi, I am trying to choose the right motherboard for a build in ryzen 2600 or next gen ryzen(I am not sure if they will release another line of motherboard along with them). i currently have chosen B450 tomahawk or x470 gaming plus - for budget prime X470 pro - for colour ROG STRIX X470-F...
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    Can i break my controller while plugging it in my PC ?

    Hello, so i had an issue with my PS4 Dualschock 4 controller, i used my Dualschock 4 controller on my PC till it broke somehow, first started randomly disconnecting from my PC so i changed my original cable that came with it, it worked fine for about a week then my left analog stick (used for...
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    My pc wont boot :(

    Hello, so i have a one month old computer (bought it all brand new). Ive been using it since i bought it and it works perfectly fine, 2 days ago turned it on and tried to update my apu driver (im using ryzen 5 2400g with asrock b350m pro4 mobo) i clicked the update on the radeon software and i...
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    PSU for poweredge t30

    I want to install a graphic card in my poweredge t30 but I need a power supply of 550 watts or more. They could recommend me some for this Dell configuration. Thank you
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    About the Tesslation

    Will the tesslation work if on in ingame settings and not on in dedicate gpu profile?? I am using radeon adrenaline software turning off tesslation in gpu sofware Profile.
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    Keyboard fried after lightning strike but everything else seems to work fine including USB ports. Anything to worry about?

    The PC is connected to UPS but the ethernet cable was plugged to router which was plugged to wall. Right after the lightning struck, I heard a noise and got USB not recognised notification. The keyboard started to smell and stopped working. But everything else seems to work fine including the...
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    Gpu motherboard compatible

    Will the r9 270x work with a gigabyte GA A320M S2H?