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    None of my programs open. Again

    As the title says. Nothing opens. I get the load icon, it enters the processes, but the program doesn't open :/ Think the universe is trying to say I should never own a computer, they never seem to work right for me or the hardware breaks really fast. This is what my screen looks like...
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    Cheap gaming rig

    Would this build enough to run DOTA 2 and League of Legends in max settings with high FPS? MOBO - Asus H81M-D PLUS CPU - Intel G3258 RAM - HyperX Fury 8GB 2x4 1866mhz GPU - Asus GTX 750 TI OC 2GB Twin PSU - Corsair CX430 CASE - CoolerMaster N200 Abit of OC is an option, I can put in a few for...
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    Hi Dear IT's, Im Looking for widi (Wireless Display) Function on An Desktop PC To Upgrade My Work Computer Im Looking To Connect My Smart T.v As Extended Monitor For PC T.v Model:LG 42LB5820-TP (Support: Mira Cast _ Intel's Widi _ WiFi Direct) Processor: Intel Core i3 2120 @ 3.30GHz RAM: 4 GB...
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    laptop hard drive failure on 8.1 upgrade

    Hello everyone. I have an HP pavilion laptop that came with windows 8 and I upgraded to windows 8.1. The hard drive failed. I have a puppy linux 528 disk that I use to check and recover files and after testing shows only the boot partition failed. all other partitions are fine. Can I download...
  5. macors

    HD 7870 overheating after baking in the oven

    Hello there, A week ago my HD 7870 broke down - produced some artifacts and crashed the PC afterwards. It couldn't even boot to desktop after that, so I decided to bake the card. After baking (190 celcius degrees for 9 minutes) I put the card back together with new thermal paste and it booted...
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    My keyboard and touch screen on my Toshiba satellite E45t-A4300 quit working after I updated the software

    After updating the software in my Toshiba Satellite E45t-A4300 I can not get the keys to work not alone the touch screen pad keys. I'm locked out. It won't let me even get into restoring.what do I do?
  7. wapda11

    My Laptop's i5 5200u reaching 100ºC

    Guys I bought a new HP Probook 450 G2 and after firing it up and doing some gaming i noticed the processor tries to reach its base clock of 2.2 GHZ but once it reaches 2.0 GHZ the temperature instantaneously shoots up to 100+ºC and once that happens the processor downclocks itself to 1.5 GHZ and...
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    Need help building a $1200 dollar gaming PC!

    Hello everybody as the title says i need help building a $1200 dollar gaming PC i would like to play games at 1080p at 60 fps or better and i need a mouse,keyboard and monitor i really need help i am not very PC savvy all help is appreciated. :):):):):):)
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    400$ Gaming Build?

    I was inspired by this build: This is my updated build: This build will mostly be for AAA title gaming, like Far Cry 4 and GTA V. What do you think of the build I put together? Any compatibility issues? I strongly...
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    High end PC running really slow after fresh windows install

    So I got this pretty fancy PC with the following specs about a year ago: GPU : GeForce GTX 760 CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM) 17-4770K CPU @ 3.50GHz (4 Cores) Memory : 16.00 GB RAM (15.89 usable) OS: Windows 8.1 I was away for about a month, and when I came back to the PC I did a fresh install of...
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    Can all games support eyefinty over 3 1080p displays at 5760x1080?

    Hi, I am looking to buy a 2 new 1080p screens in addition to the one I have, but I've heard that not all games support it, is this true?
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    Still worth it? 2x970 or 1x980?

    After all this heat about the 3.5GBs + 0.5GBs on the 970/980.... I play on a single 1080p monitor. Ill have two more eventually, but I likely wont play Surround...much, if at all. Id like to play on Ultra. At least 60fps on all games, if possible. Im willing to spend up to $800 on the GPU...
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    Dual GTX 970 sli or single 980

    hi there I have a triple monitor gaming setup consisting of i7 4820K px79 motherboard EVGA supernova 1000W 16gb corsair vengeance ram Corsair 750D 2x250gb SSD 2tb HDD H100I and a GTX 660ti i wish to upgrade my 660ti to a 980 but was wondering if dual 970's would be a better option for my...
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    Unknown Bottleneck ??

    Hi buddies. I am facing a strange bottleneck in some rare places at Far Cry 4 game. For making it clear I have added a screenshot of Far Cry 4 displaying FPS, GPU usage and CPU usage . If we look closely the GPU usage at this particular area is just around 65-75% only, resulting 33 fps . The CPU...
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    Recover corrupted Ubuntu partition

    So I have a laptop dual-booting Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04, and my Ubuntu partition ran out of space. I shrank the only partition I could to make more room for Ubuntu, but the unallocated space came before the partition and I couldn't extend into it. I tried switching the partition and...
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    Not sure if my motherboard is dead or psu or if I have another problem.

    I have just built a new PC and while it was installing windows I left the room. I came back after 5 minutes to see that my computer was off and I could not turn it back on. I noticed that none of the motherboard LEDs were on. I think its probably the motherboard or the psu but I'm not sure. My...
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    Can't enter the product key number

    Hello everyone. Weird problem: I recently built a computer (finally) but as my old computer worked not that good, I didn't want to burn the Windows 7 disk from it. This last Spring term, I was given product keys for Windows 7 and 8. I asked my friend for a copy of a Windows 7 upgrade (Vista to 7...
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    N THE WITHCER my comuter restarts on the gambling scene , when your playing in the dungeon against the elf,, HELP?

    i tried to reduce the graphic settinGS beforE playing the gablling cscene but it doesnt do anythinG
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    Need helping picking out a video card to replace my overheating HD4870

    My old ass rig: Antec Nine Hundred ATX Case with a broken fan in the front and an optional fan (Corsair AF120) on the side. Collecting dust like there's no tomorrow ASUS P5NSLI Motherboard 2GB Mushkin 667Mhz RAM Sapphire HD4870 512MB GDDR5 Antec 650W PSU Intel Core2Duo @ 2.4Ghz oc to 2.6 I...
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    Will this fry my mobo

    I heard that when using compressed air to blow out your computer you can fry the motherboard by spinning a fan the wrong way. In theory this would turn the fan into a generator shooting voltage back into my mobo. May be a stupid question but better safe than sorry. Thanks
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    BIOS Flash bootable CD not booting

    Hello, I'm trying to Flash the BIOS on my Abit IP35 Pro. I downloaded the zip file from here: (the last one on the list for 10/7/2013). Then, I extracted all those files. There were 4 files in there: ABITFAE.BAT, AWDFLASH.EXE, M629B_18.bin, and...
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    Is it IPS glow or not?

    Hello again, I have a new monitor Dell S2715H and I have a question. Is this ips glow? 10 minutes ago I noticed that right down corner of my screen is a little brighter than rest of the screen. It is not normally noticeable, but when there is something darker, it is here and I don´t like it at...
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    which cpu should i choose

    I have an r7 265 and i need a cpu which one is better i3 4150 or fx 6300 for intel i will upgrade after 3 years and for amd i wont overclock help me !
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    hard drive problem

    Good day masters! I just wanna ask a question about what happened to my hard drive. Before i optimize/defragment my hard drive, it has 69.1 gb available memory, but after i optimized/defragmented it, it became 34 gb. As far as i know, disk optimization is a way to maximize your pc speed, but I...
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    GeForce GTX 970 Strix OC sli vs 980 vs 780ti

    So since it's coming up to Christmas I've decided I want to upgrade my PC. I have around £600 to spend but I can go over a bit. What's the best value of money? What gives the best performance? etc. One thing that is very important is the amount of noise it makes. My build is already quiet loud...
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    Budget 120GB SSD (India)

    Please suggest a budget SSD in the price range of Rs. 5,000- 7000 for my new build.
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    Looking for parts to build a pc mainly for browsing purposes and light gaming

    Hi , this is my first time asking anyone on this forum. i would like to build a pc mainly for internet browsing purposes . not like gaming and stuff but just browsing the internet... the parts i need has to be able to run multiple tabs at once and has to have a good wifi adapter either external...
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    CPU Ram Speeds VS Ram Clock Speeds

    Hey there Everyone I'm thinking of getting the Corsair Dominator Platinum 2666 Ram. I have the Intel I7 4790K which has a read speed for ddr3 memory of 1333 to 1600. Does that Mean my computer will only utilise up to 1600MHZ of my Memory? Because then the 2666MHZ in turn would be a waste of...
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    K53SJ Gt520m UPGRADE help

    Hello gents, I would like to start it, by asking this simple question: Is my Asus K53SJ upgradable (GPU WISE ONLY) Im not sure if my current GPU: GT520m is glued on to my mobo -Thanks in advance
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    Best 200$ GPU Upgrade

    I currently have gtx 550 and i need a new one, i have about a 200$ budget What would be the best card for my budget (iv looked at the gtx 760 and the amd r9 280x)
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    which r9 270 is better ?

    which r9 270 is overall faster 1. sapphire dual x 2gb ddr5 oc r9 270 2. msi gaming r9 270 2gb ddr5 oc 3. gigabyte r9 270 oc 4.power color r9 270 oc turbo duo plz reply thanks
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    Build Review - Gaming PC

    Below is the build I'm planning to finalize tomorrow. Just wanted to throw it out there to see if there are any strong objections to components. Probably where I feel least strongly is the cooler. Additionally, I was thinking of swapping the H440 for a Phantom 630 so if anyone has...