Forum discussion tagged with Gamma.
  1. Leonardo_N

    Question Colors on my new ASUS Zenbook 14 seem wrong ?

    Hi all, a few days ago I got myself a new ASUS Zenbook 14 UM425QA-KI163W: (This is a dutch site, so you might have to turn on translation). The laptop is great, but the colors seem to be unnatural and wrong...
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    [SOLVED] Gamma keeps resetting on display, Windows calibration doesn't seem to stick

    Hi folks, Ever since a month ago or so, I've noticed that the gamma on my computer is really high. I tried to go into display calibration, and I lowered it (though strangely, it was still on the higher end of things.. near the bottom was about the middleground for gamma), but it reverts back to...
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    Question Screen Flickering, Which Gets Worse With High GPU Usage

    Hi, so I recently bought a used PC to replace my old main one. The PC was acquired from my friend, who wouldn't ever sell anything even slightly broken. It is also important to mention that I use a HDMI to VGA adapter because my monitor only supports VGA. (Philips 192EL) So here is problem from...
  4. Alex_Karasique

    [SOLVED] New GPU + Old Motherboard = DisplayPort Isn't working. Is it possible

    Hello. Recently i bought a brand new "Radeon RX 5600XT" for step-upgrade and installed it on my old motherboard "Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P (rev 1.0)" (with BIOS from 2013). After cleaning and re-installing drivers my main display which is connected to 5600XT by HDMI-cable works well, but my second...
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    [SOLVED] Are dark areas of games too dark a monitor's fault or games themselves?

    My monitor is the Acer Nitro XV273K which has an IPS panel and it's paired with an RTX 2080 Ti My monitor's brightness, contrast and all settings are by default and the settings in the NVIDIA Control Panel too. I have no HDR enabled For surfing the web, watching videos and everything it's all...
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    Question The Witcher 3 wolf symbol isnt showing ( gamma )

    When i set preserve system gamma to ON the screen gets too dark for my taste.. but when i turn it off and go to gamma settings the wolf symbol/logo is not showing... so when i put it to brighter i dont see any difference ONLY when i put it to 100% bright it gets finally brighter and then its...
  7. U

    Why does not the new computer recognize the mouse and keyboard?

    Hello everyone. I bought a new computer, fresh with the original box - the Lenovo V520 (It's a desktop computer). I opened the computer, plugged in the plug and inserted the Windows installation disc. Unfortunately, when the installation screen appears, in the stage which the mouse and keyboard...
  8. Z

    Windows 10 not letting me set a 'foreign' program as default to open certain file type.

    I recently reset my PC and now whenever I try to assign a program as a default to open a certain file type, it doesn't work. It allows me to assign windows installed programs like wordpad instead of notepad etc, but it won't let me assign 7zip as the default program for opening zips and rars, or...
  9. O

    Can’t connect cyberpower pc to monitor

    Hey guys, I just purchased the GXiVR802A5 C Series Cyberpower Gaming PC. (Here’s the link to the exact website I bought it from: Anyway I hooked up the power supply, however the pc will not connect to the...
  10. D

    How can i set up my wre54g wifi extender

    Im trying to set it up according to the instructions that came with the extender but i cant do it please give me a step by step solution to set up my wifi extender.
  11. L

    How does SLI scale in 2018?

    I remember before, SLI was always something you should avoid as it rarely scales well in games, though certain games seem to love it. Is this still the case? Looking for 1070 Ti SLI with an ASRock SLI Killer (Z370) Thanks a lot!
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    Lines on monitor

    My monitor can't settle it keeps flipping ( for lack of a better term). Objects on the screen appear in multiples with lines in motion
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    What Is Sonos? How the Speakers Work (and What They Work With)

    Sonos speakers are renowned for their multiroom music playback and support for all the major streaming services. Here's your guide. What Is Sonos? How the Speakers Work (and What They Work With) : Read more
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    volume decreases automatically on lenovo z500, windows 8

    hi i am using lenovo z500 ,windows 8. i just recover my laptop to its initial point .after recovery suddenly the volume goes down automatically again and again . whenever i press the volume up button .volume goes down , and volume bar popup again and again . i already have made changes like ...
  15. V

    Can I book tickets through VPN/proxy?

    Since I can't access my local cinema's website from my home country (for some reason), the only way to enter the website and book the tickets for the film I want is to do it either through a UK proxy, or through VPN. Do you think it is ok to do so? Will my bank allow to book the tickets and...
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    Problem with Samsung M3 Portable 1TB HDD not showing up on This PC

    I tried to use my Samsung external HDD on my PS4, to see if I could watch my various films and series on it. It didn't work, because I was advised to format the HDD as a storage facility for the PS4 (confusing Youtube instruction video) and in the process I've probably wiped the HDD of my files...
  17. T

    How Can I Know if My Power Supply is Compatible With My Motherboard?

    Still very new with computer but I got an old power supply ( from a friend and I'm wondering if it is compatible with a motherboard that can take on a core i5 Kaby Lake-7600K...
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    Best way to format a 2nd hand/used SSD?

    Hey, Bought a used SSD for very cheap. Most people probably wouldn't recommend doing that, but it's for a 2nd PC and it isn't going to be doing all the much, plus it was really cheap (as it's only low capacity). I am going to be installing fresh windows 10 on it, what's the best way to fully...
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    should I buy a new CPU and Motherboard, or just a CPU?

    I want to upgrade my PC's CPU. I currently have an AMD A6-7400K with a A68GM GRENADE motherboard. Should I upgrade to the Athlon X4 845, or should i upgrade to a FX-6300 with a GA-78LMT-USB3 motherboard. I'm trying to stick to a £100 budget as well. If you have any other solution feel free to...
  20. H

    PC won't power on but MB lights come on with no errors

    This is my part list: When I plugged in my PSU for the first time, the MB lights came on with none of the error lights showing anything. When I click the power button I can hear the PSU make a clicking noise but nothing happens past that. Fans...
  21. M

    Can u please help me read my HW monitor?

    hai can u teach me how to read my CPUID HW monitor? and is there any issue with my reading?. because when i started to play heavy games like hitman 1st season, sims 4 and watch dogs 2. my Motherboard is getting hotter.(50c - 65c) and my PSU started to smell something burn. so i stop playing to...
  22. H

    Computer bulding low budget

    Need help for buying cpu/motherboard/ram . Have on my computer graphic card R7 360/intel pentium duo 8400/ ram ddr2 4gb with motherboard that just support ddr 2 :( . So my question is can someone pls help me with bulding computer for games. My budget is around 200euro so i know thats not that...
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    What sort of guidelines are there to follow when adding onto prebuilts?

    I have an Optiplex 3010 (Desktop, neither MiniTower or Small Form Factor) & I was wondering: with a case that small, I'd definitely assume some constraint would have to be made for size, right? What different sizes of PSUs & video cards fit into various heights? Would I need a low profile card...
  24. LukeCypert

    Games Use 100% of RAM - Game Engine Unity at Fault?

    I can't figure this out... I'm on Windows 10 64-bit (pre anniversary update) and when I play games the RAM usage climbs to 100% (16GB) and then the HDD spins up to 100% as it flushes the RAM to the page file, but this causes major lag in the game... Games I tried today are Screencheat, Never...
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    AMD Radeon HD 7970m possible card failure, help please!

    Hi everyone, I’ve run into some issues that lead me to believe my GPU might have failed and would love some assistance with the troubleshooting. System Model: Sager NP9150 laptop OS: Windows 10 64-bit CPU: Intel i7-3840QM 2.80 GHz RAM: 12 GB GPU: Radeon HD 7970m / Intel onboard System is 3 years...
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    Is this cooler good enough for the i7-6700k?

    I'm not gonna overclock my i7-6700k and I will only use 2133mhz of 2x16gb ram .
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    How to fix 1TB that is not blinking?

    I have a 1TB toshiba where i usually stores my movies that i download and files. But one day when i plug it in my laptop it wasn’t read, the light doesn’t blinking. I try to buy a new chord because i thought it was the problem but when the technician try it with my hard drive it wasn’t blinking...
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    Where is the LED on my motherboard?

    I have a Gigabyte GA-H110M-A motherboard, and I don't know where the LED light is. Nothing on my motherboard lights up when I have everything plugged in and powered on. Does my motherboard not have an LED light? If it does, where is it?
  29. Noah M

    Can i have 2 Hard Drives?

    Hello! My Hard Drive (C: thingy) is almost full. Can I just add a new hard drive in my computer with the other one? Please excuse my ignorance. :bounce:
  30. S

    Laptop can't connect to wifi.

    Hi there! I have had my laptop for about a year and three months. A few months ago it started disconnecting from wifi every 2 seconds and generally being really slow so I tried a few things to get it working, but they didn't work so I switched over to ethernet. However, my ethernet cable is...
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    CPU / GPU Compatibility please help

    Hello! I'm building my first PC, and have found that certain processors can only function at certain speeds (in respect to RAM). I have an i5 4690k which supports 1600 Mhz, but corsair vengeance RAM that runs at 2400 Mhz (just in the event that in the future, I upgrade my processor to something...
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    What's a quiet fan cpu cooler for i7 skylake no overclock.

    I'm willing to pay extra for quiet. this is my build. maybe give me a quiet and a cheaper quiet option.
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    Budget Gaming PC at 700 EUROS

    I'm looking to build a budget gaming PC at 700 minus euros. I do need need a monitor , a mouse , a keyboard or an OS. Please include everything in the build. I live in Cyprus. Thank you!
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    NAS connection setup

    I have a NAS device but i live in college which provides lan port in rooms if i want to use nas and dont want others to access the data how to do it if i buy a lan splitter and plug my laptop and nas through the splitter will that solve the purpose since i dont have an access to physical router...
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    Core i7 920 memory speed

    Hi my little brother has had an i7 920 Bloomfield for a long time, he has an x58 mobo and I noticed his ram was only running at 1066 . Is there any way to get his memory (which is 1600mhz memory) to run at 1600mhz? Or is it stuck at 1066? I tried to go into the bios to up the frequency but then...
  36. M

    Windows 10 Display issues - blank screen with no mouse after boot. No windows logo during boot.

    Hi, I had updated to windows 10 couple of days ago. Windows 10 usually does all the updates on its own, and I think that's where one of the problem is. Turned the system off last night, today I turn it on but all I get is the boot screen showing for 30 seconds, and then a blank screen follows...
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    350 watt pay really 350 watts?

    I'm planning on getting the gtx 750 ti in the future and it only needs 300 watts minimum. But I'm a little concern since I've heard some trouble about my psu. It's a ac bell hba008-za1gt and the gpu is a nvida gtx 750 ti. Please let me know if the graphics card is compatible
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    GTA V on an Alienware M14X R2

    Hi guys, I currently still use my somewhat old mid-2012 Alienware M14X R2 with an i7-3610QM, a GT650M (Core clock: 900 MHz; 2GB GDDR5) and 12GB of RAM. Would I be able to play GTA V on low settings at a resolution of 1600 x 900 at a constant 60 FPS? I'm aware that the GPU is a bottleneck, so...
  39. D

    Sandisk card reader not showing...

    Hi there Just finished my new windows pc with win7 installed Ever think went well except I want to use my card reader but it's not showing on my system. It makes a noise when you plug/unplug it too :-( Shows up in device manager too as a generic reader :-( Worked on my last pc with xp Memory...