fresh install

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    Question Windows 10 Install gives blue screen error and freezes

    Just installed a motherboard (ROG strix z390-I, got it second hand) with a brand new cpu (i7 8700k). I have a brand new SSD (samsung 850 evo 500gb) that I'm trying to install windows 10 on. Every time I try to boot from the usb windows install drive (created with RUFUS and a win10 iso) the...
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    Question New Windows 10 install not recognised in BIOS boot options or Windows Repair tool

    Hi all, I've recently upgraded my system (pretty much all new bar the GPU and storage) and performed a fresh install of Windows 10 on an old SSD. I have 2 other drive in the system, one of which had my old Windows 10 install on it so I could transfer files after the fresh install. After the new...
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    [SOLVED] URGENT System randomly freezing occasionally and slow startup

    Hey everybody, I recently upgraded my PC to be more along with new game titles and make everything a bit smoother, I upgraded to the following system specs: Microsoft Windows 10 Pro (64-Bit) Memory: 16 GB Corsaire Dominator 3333Mhz Processor: i7-6700K 4.00 GHz Motherboard: Maximus Hero VIII...
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    Question Memory_management BSOD every startup

    So as title says i have memory_management BSOD every time i start my pc. And that means every morning when I wake up and the pc has been off and plugged to wall or every time get back from work and the pc has been plugged off the wall. I've tried everything that i can find for fix to it online...
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    Games constanty Crash Windows 10

    Hey I just built a new computer and I'm having troubles with random crashes to desktop and bsod's mostly just the desktop though it happens with all games that I play examples include Fallout 4, Skyrim special edition, ARK SE. I've tried everything I've been researching this for a week now and...
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    PC won’t POST

    Hi, After having my computer built for a few days I have run into some issues. I was re-doing some cable management and decided to re-seat my Graphics card into another PCIE slot and now I cannot POST. Previously, I was able to post fine. I have noticed that the two debug lights for ‘CPU’...
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    How to ensure cooler installation was successful?

    This has reference to my previous thread which remained unreplied...I got this computer all assembled and there aren't any techies around here,nearby.So as the chassis plate is obstructing to check the mobo's back,how do I ensure stock cooler is properly seated.I am newbie and looking at the...
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    I3 7100 1080p or i5 7400 768p (RX 470) ?

    So i am going to build a gaming PC but i have a difficult choice to make, i don´t have a big amount of money to spend on this so whatever i buy now is going to have to last a few years. My question is, should i get an i3 7100 / RX 470 and buy a 1080p screen or get the i5 7400 / RX 470 and use...
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    PC build for 900eur

    Hello everyone i'm from serbia i'm looking for new pc witch has power :D.I need it for my work i'm graphic designer so i have 900eur for budget i don't know much about pc. I need 1 monitor and ok keyboard and mouse. I will listen to any advice feed me. :P You can go little over budget if u must...
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    Upgrading my ram.

    I currently have 2x4gb 1600 MHz of DDR3 corsair ram in my first dual channel slots, I was wondering would it work if I got 16gb (2x8) 1600 MHz of DDR3 corsair vengeance ram put them in the first dual channel slots and moved the 2x4gb to the second dual channel slots and even if it does work...
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    Can someone help me look for a good SSD?

    I currently am looking for an SSD to put Arma 3 and possibly other applications/games on it in the future, because I have been hearing that getting an SSD can lower the chances of lag stutters. I need help finding a decent SSD that is compatible with my specs (not sure if type of SSD affects...
  12. kenrickandbros

    Will this outperform a console?

    Will this outperform a console such as the PS4? PCPartPicker part list: Price breakdown by merchant: CPU: Intel Celeron G3900 2.8GHz Dual-Core Processor ($42.56 @ Newegg) Motherboard: Asus H110M-A/M.2 Micro...
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    Grandparents AT&T answering machine isn't displaying/showing voicemails or missed calls

    I'm wondering if anyone can help me with this problem that I just can't seem to solve. I recently purchased a AT&T EL52203 Handset Cordless Answering System for my grandparents and for some odd reason the answering system doesn't allow me to listen to any voicemails (says that there isn't any)...
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    NZXT S340 extra fans

    So I am building a computer primarily for gaming at 1440p and my build is: CPU: I5-6600K w/ Cooler Master Hyper 212X GPU: GTX1070 when it comes out RAM: 2x8 DDR4 2133Mhz CAS14 Motherboard: Z170-A Storage: 1TB HDD + 250GB SSD Case: NZXT S340 Power Supply: XFX XTR Series 550W 80 plus Gold and...
  15. cia24

    Can gtx 970 sli handle 4k gaming

    I am not as versed in with current generation hardware. Would there be any issues with a GTX 970 SLI setup with 4k gaming? Simple answer is all that I need.
  16. RAZER Gamer

    Visual Basic Maximum, Minimum and Mean numbers program

    I am currently working on a Visual Basics program to work out the Maximum, Minimum and Mean of the numbers inputted. I currently have it working with up to 50 numbers but I cannot get the Mean to work. The other problem I have is that I want to be able to enter an infinite amount of numbers and...
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    Only 2 USB ports accepted

    Hey I've got an issue involving my USB ports. I have 4 in the back, and 2 in the front, and for some strange reason only 2 of the back ones are working. I'm using USB audio, a mouse and keyboard. I recently switched to Windows 10, and now I have this issue. Any ideas?
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    Case Fan Location Help! PLEASE

    Hey there! Let me just start this off by saying I've spent the whole day researching where I should place my fans and I would actually LOVE for someone to answer this question. I will be more then grateful! :) I've just purchased two case fans for my PC, a 120mm one for the side and 80mm one...
  19. Karsten75

    I got 3 BA for the same question and answer?

    How is this working? Is the OP selecting/unselecting the same answer multiple times? Does it count towards my count every time? This is frankly confusing at best.
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    Windows 7 Folder Permission Problem

    Hello Tom's Hardware! Unfortunately, I am experiencing a pretty frustrating problem on windows 7. Whenever I try to create a file on my E: drive (second hard drive), something goes whack. I can create the file alright, but when I try to edit the file AT ALL (rename, delete) it says that I need...