Forum discussion tagged with hanging.
  1. iDawood

    Question Random computer hangs.

    So recently I upgraded my CPU but I highly doubt that is what caused it. Anyways, I have been experiencing random hangs where the computer freezes completely and becomes unresponsive until I restart. My computer specs are listed below. MSI 970 Gaming Motherboard AMD FX-8350 CPU ( Upgraded from...
  2. Vax

    Question Computer Randomly Freezes up for several minutes

    Hello TH. So I have run into a bit of a problem, which started around 3 or so days ago. At random moments, but only when I'm pushing to close/open a program, my computer will freeze/hang for 3-5+ minutes. These programs have so far been: Sea of Thieves(Windows 10 requiring video game) Google...
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    Question Strange, inconsistent gaming behavior

    I recently built this workstation ~5 months ago, and since then I've been having some bizarre issues with certain games, which have been extremely difficult to effectively troubleshoot. Specs: Asus ROG Maximus XI Code motherboard Intel Core i9-9900K (Originally at 3.6 MHz, overclocked to...
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    [SOLVED] HDD hanging problem

    Hello my HDD has some hanging problems and I want them to get fixed. I tested it on games: GTA V is bad, CS:S runs smoothly, CS:GO has it too, NFS Carbon a little bit and other lighter games too. The point is I hate massive frame and response drops for a 12 seconds period. I tried eith Windows...
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    Hard Drive recognized by windows but doesnt work

    The hard disk shows up in devices under device management but not in explorer and it doesnt work. I went to disk management and tried to initialize the drive, but it says cyclic redundancy error. It shows up in disk management as unallocated and not initialized. I double checked the sata cables...
  6. J

    Random shut down

    Hi, PLEASE HELP. I recently upgraded my cpu fan and case fans. While doing this I needed to remove my graphics card due to the size of the new cpu cooler. After installing the cooler and the fans I plugged the GPU into another port as it was easier with the new cooler and now when I start...
  7. C

    External hard drive

    How can I access my external hard drive (2.0 usb) data - it won't let me get at it because I have 3.0 usb ports on my lenovo laptop windows 10?
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    SuperMicro X8DTI-F motherboard

    Hey guys, Can this motherboard be used for a normal desktop PC usage? (heavy tasks, gaming, net surfing) I'm planing to buy this motherboard and pair it with 2 Xeon x5670 cpus. I'm just worried if the full capacity of CPUs will be presented on it. (like on a workstation) thanks regards
  9. S

    My Planned PC Build - Advice and Finalizing the System Layout

    I have collected a list of parts that I would like to buy, and have done a fair bit of research regarding the compatibility and performance of the parts. However, I am still very new to PC hardware, having only ever installed new RAM and a GPU in my current PC. Please note that I already own...
  10. Tenslaster2980

    Will I have to reactivate my SIM Card if I move it to another phone?

    So I recently cracked my screen on my iPhone 5S (the reason isn't important and frankly embarrassing), and I have a spare 5C at home. Will I have to reactivate my SIM Card for my network provider? My provider is AT&T.
  11. P

    GT 710 vs Integrated for second 60hz monitor

    I have a 144hz monitor running off a gtx 1080 on my MSI gaming 7 270 motherboard. I used a gt 710 I already had to power my secondary 60hz monitor. Due to a change in parts, I had to move my gtx 1080 down a slot, and it is now pressed up against the low profile 710. So temperatures average maybe...
  12. N

    Is it burnt ?

    I got a msi n760 hawk edition. From last few days ive been noticing drop in performance and i looked at msi ab and it showed temperature at 98c. After that i removed my gpu to check if there are any physical damages appearing on body. And i found this http://m.imgur.com/Kfh9hUs Those solder...
  13. T

    GTX 970 vs R9 390 vs GTX 980 TI

    Hey, so I'm thinking my GTX 660 OC isn't really gonna last much longer for gaming with high fps so I am wondering whether to invest in one of the 3 cards mentioned above. My current system: - Motherboard: Gigabyte H97 Gaming 3 - CPU: Intel xeon E3 1231V3 - GPU: Gigabyte gtx 660 OC - PSU...
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    Is my rig amd perfect???

    I am gonna custom build my cpu in a very very tight budget{after this rig i got only Rs.50 {INR} left from my budget!!!}....my components will be - FX 8320 MSI 970A-G43 Motherboard Kingston 8gb ddr3 120 gb ssd 1 tb hdd 1gb graphics card 550 watt power supply.. Is my components perfect for each...
  15. S

    My HDD light isnt activating.

    MSI 970A-G46 Seagate 7200rpm 1TB HDD Corsair 300r case HDD light isnt working. Everything else is. Except front case usb as I dont have a header for usb 3.0 on my board. But I dont believe these are connected. Built the pc. Could reversing the cord hurt to see if it was wired backwards? Just...
  16. S

    GPU suggestion for 250-300 or less?

    I am considering buying the system listed below. It is in new condition (I think it was purchased for someone and they never used it). The price is very fair (considering all the peripherals), but I understand that I will need to bring the GPU up to the times in the very near future. What would...
  17. Max Guymer

    Gaming Pc Build

    Basicly, I'm starting afresh and building my self a gaming pc I have a GTX 760 4gb already and a monitor. I have been searching around for parts and this is what I came up with. Please could you tell me if the parts are compatible or tell me if there are any better parts I have a budget of 500£...
  18. pigeoncracker

    System starts up but then shuts down

    My computer has been running fine for more than 3 years and then I decided to clean out all of the dust and replace the thermal compound. Now when I started it up 6 light on the motherboard came on and all the fans went on too. Then after about a second it turns off then restarts. I have reset...
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    Core2Duo T9300 vs T9400

    Yeah, I know, its an oldie. But the laptop still works and does what it needs to do. The question I have is regarding an upgrade. I know the laptop will support the T9300 and T9500 processors. Would it not also support the T9400? The only difference I can determine is that the T9300/T9500 have...