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    Question Looking for advice on fixing my rig

    Hello forum! So I have a rig that was GREAT....5 years ago. My components can be found over here. I have since added 1 500gb SSD and a 3TB external hard drive. I know its about time for a new rig, but I need to get a bit more time out of the rig to save up for the new one, and I really believe I...
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    Question X570 chipset runnnig too hot?

    Hi all! I bought an Asus Rog Strix X570-E Gaming mobo a few days ago, and a new Ryzen 7 2700x CPU. (everything else stayed the same from my older pc (gtx 980, m.2 ssd, 2x4gb + 1x8gb ram, 1tb + 500gb hdd)). The problem is that in HWinfo the chipset is getting too hot, it is 60-66C. The chipset...
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    Question horizontal lines on my display, what could it be?

    recently ive been getting these horizontal lines that are like white translucid, like it was some kind of interference i guess you could say, on my screen whenever im playing something intensive it spikes up, but when i quit the game the screen goes back to normal and if theres any lines...
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    Question gtx 980 high temps

    as the title says my gtx 980 in games hits round 85-91c especially in just cause 3 and 4 the gpu fan is at 80% and round 85c and ive seen it hit 95c which is really bad for the card, i play in 4k so thats probably why its so hot. i average 45 fps incase anyone asks, is they any way i can...
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    Question Can i7-4790K and GTX 980 handle 240Hz 1080p monitor CSGO?

    Hey, I've got a Intel Core i7-4790K CPU and Gigabyte GeForce GTX 980 4GB G1 GAMING Graphics card. I'm thinking about buying the 1920x1080 240Hz asus monitor called "XG248Q". Will my pc handle that? Im playing games as COD Warzone and CS:GO at a 60Hz monitor at the moment. Both at medium-low...
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    [SOLVED] Sudden shutdown's after GPU upgrade

    Hello, New to the forum but wanted to ask just to see what your opinions are. PC sudden instant shutdown & restart after fitting new Graphics card (GTX 980 Afterburner) I've got a custom built PC that I had built a few years ago, over the weekend I treated myself to an early birthday present...
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    [SOLVED] One of my gpu fans isnt working

    So im currently making a caseless pc and my gpu’s second fan isn’t working. I have a MSI GTX 980 and i think it’s the twinforce, but I’m not sure. Do keep in mind that this system is over 4 years old. When i turn on the PC the left fan is working( and the left side is cool) while the right side...
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    [SOLVED] 1070Ti won't install drivers?

    Hi, I recently bought a "working" Asus ROG Strix GTX 1070Ti OC Edition to replace my aging GTX 980. However when I received it, and put it in my PC, I turned it on and it started booting and making this terrible sound that almost sounded like coil-whine. When it came to installing the drivers...
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    [SOLVED] Issues with 2 used gtx 980s

    So I got 2 separate used 980s that I was gonna use for SLI, a gigibyte wind force and a founders edition, I have removed the cooler from both and reassembled them with fresh thermal paste, with the gigabyte windforce gtx 980 everything seems fine but when ever I finish installing windows and...
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    [SOLVED] What's a good low cost replacement for a GTX 980?

    My GTX 980 is dead (RIP) and I'd like to spend as little as possible and not go backwards in terms of performance. I don't have a 4K monitor. I do want to use it to play games What would you recommend?
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    Question how to undervolt a gtx 980 reference card?

    i wanna know if theres a way to undervolt this card to keep the wattage usage lower. i was planning to use msi afterburning but when i tried to do ctrl+F it doesnt show the custom curve for the voltage perhaps someone can help me out with this.
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    [SOLVED] GPU not working

    My GPU was working fine but would occasionally cut out so I had to plug the HDMI out and back in for it to work. Now my PC only boots when a GPU isn't installed but I get no display. If I try plug in the GPU again it will boot for a little while. Specs: GPU MSI GTX 980 4GB CPU. RYZEN...
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    Question Monitor goes black while gaming for 3 seconds and then comes back

    So i recently build my new pc and after the build i started playing games. But while playing games the screen would go black for around 3 seconds and then would come back again. I have 3 monitors but only the middle one would go black. I tried reinstalling windows, using diffrent cables...
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    Question GTX 980 Driver Problem (glitches)

    Specs : motherboard : aorus z370 gaming 3 Gpu : msi gtx 980 dragon army Cpu : I5 8600k overclocked to 4ghz ram : 16 gb of ddr4 ram at 2600~ mhz powersupply : fsp 550w im running the lastest driver version (430.86) + latest windows 10 version Hello, So yesterday i have been playing for...
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    Question GTX 980 or RX 580?

    I'm helping my son upgrade his gaming PC. I know computers, but not graphics cards. I'm looking at a GTX 980 4GB (not TI) for $130 on offerup here in PDX, as well as a couple of RX 580 8GB units for about the same price. I looked at some benchmark sites and the GTX 980 seems a bit beefier but...
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    Question Optimized Overclock for my Build? Suggestions? Please?

    Attempting to get a performance boost past stock. So I am looking for someone to give me a their best guess on the highest OC Settings I can go without risking stability issues. I'm having issues at stock settings in games and don't believe my system specs (Although relatively old) should have...
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    How to Tell an SSD Deal From a Solid-State Dud

    Can you tell a deal from a dud when shopping for an SSD? Here are a few tips to help. How to Tell an SSD Deal From a Solid-State Dud : Read more
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    2400g what should i go with now 1080ti or 2080?

    hi, i have a pc with ryzen 2400g, 16gb ram vengeance, msi b350 gaming plus, i am looking for a graphics card, and now stuck with these two msi gtx 1080ti gaming x or msi rtx 2080, the price difference is not that much so should i go with 2080 or i will face some bottleneck, please do let me...
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    PC going through thermal shutdown but temps are nowhere near the thermal shutdown limits

    Hello, this is my first post, so excuse the mistakes. My computer is going through processor thermal trip apparently but the temps are near 45-60 degrees on load, I tried changing power options in the settings to balanced,power saver and high performance. High performance used to crash as soon...
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