Hardware Issue

Forum discussion tagged with Hardware Issue.
  1. S

    Question I think it would be classed as monitor burn, but non permanent

    Hey people, I've had a problem for a while now on my main monitor that I've been wondering if i could fix? As the title says its monitor burn (i think) but not permanent, to give an example 1/2 2/2 If i were to have this on my screen for say about an hour, almost everything white at the...
  2. wubblebubble69

    Question CPU 100% and GPU is barely above 0%

    I've been on my pc for a while now but now that I've downloaded some hardware intensive games (Modern Warfare, Farcry 5, Watchdogs 2) I've been noticing a lot of micro-stutters that happen when a drastic change happens to the display or when just moving throughout a game or just on the menu...
  3. Andy_G_W

    Question Trouble connecting laptop to external monitor

    My laptop seems to have hardware issues when connecting to an external display via HDMI. I am perplexed because this issue sprung up out of nowhere, it just stopped working. 1. The laptop will show the external monitor in device manager and display settings, it will even think my display is...
  4. TripleJTH

    Question PC won’t turn on

    My pc shut down normally last night with no issues, this morning I tried turning it on and it wouldn’t start, I’ve tried different power sockets etc, but my microphone is lit up and my gpu has a light too, and the USB ports are working, but when I start the pc, none of the fans start, case...
  5. C

    [SOLVED] Troubleshoot help!

    So let me give a backstory and see if anyone can manage to figure out what’s going on with my PC. I started building a PC a couple months ago. Upgraded the processor, the case, the graphics card, the motherboard. All individually at different times. None of the components are the original, but I...
  6. Karan Malhotra

    [SOLVED] Regular FPS drops and massive stuttering

    My pc specs ; i3 8100 gigabyte gtx 1050ti ( not overclocked) 4 gb ram 2400mhz mobo h310m s2 60hz AOC monitor no cooling system So, I bought this pc around may 2019 and I have been facing this issue ever since., nor I am able to pinpoint the issue. Whenever I try to play a game (eg- gta v)...
  7. J

    Question Could a faulty CPU be causing this?

    Hi everyone. First of all, here are my specs: CPU: I7 4790k GPU: Asus Gtx 1080 Strix PSU: EVGA 750W Bronze MOBO: Asus Z97-A RAM: Kingston HyperX 1866mhz. I was playing OW about two weeks ago when suddenly Windows 10 crashed and I got a BSOD. I didn't think much of it as I thought that...
  8. N

    [SOLVED] Why does my computer keeps restarting every couple of seconds

    So whenever I turn it on it runs for a few seconds before turning off then doing the process again. It shows no error on my PC monitor so possibly a hardware problem
  9. DaxyPad

    [SOLVED] Diagnose/solve help

    Hello, I need help diagnosing/solving why my PC doesn't start. B4 some one throws out the obvious yes its plugged in and turned on. I'll start the story from the top. Specs: GPU: EVGA GeForce GTX 960 04G-P4-3966-KR 4GB MOBO: GIGABYTE GA-970A-DS3P (rev. 2.0) AM3+ AMD 970 CPU: AMD FX-8350 Black...
  10. E

    Question HP Probook 6450b won't turn on

    Hello everyone, I have a little issue with my old laptop. I will try to keep it as short as possible at the same time not to omit important info. I have a Probook 6450b for quite a few years, for 3 years or so I haven't used it at all but lately (4 months) I started using it as a server...
  11. O

    Question Having troubles with my computer, don't know what else to do

    First i wanna say i'm new here and need some advice on how to fix my computer, i'm not sure what's wrong. When I first got my computer it worked fine for I believe 1-2 weeks before i started to have issues with it. The computer started to do this weird thing where applications would stop...
  12. throwawayaccnt

    [SOLVED] Asus ROG Strix B450-F // Orange DRAM light error - No Display Recognition

    Hey y'all I just bought some upgrade components for a Frankenstein-PC I was building for a friend, I bought a Ryzen 5 2600/Asus ROG Strix B450-F/Trident Z RBG 2x8GB DDR4-3000 combo bundle off of NewEgg, I'd noticed upon unboxing that the Motherboard was already unpackaged, the board was...
  13. itsawolf195

    Question How do I fix an old internal HDD giving me a CRC error?

    Hi guys, a few days ago I got an internal HDD out of my Uncle's PC which he told me I could keep if I can fix it. This should've been my first warning... Turns out the hard drive is corrupted and keeps giving me cyclic error checks whenever I try to format the disk or try opening another volume...
  14. C

    Question PC crash after startup, but not reset

    I've been struggling with a crashing issue for what feels like a year. I've been putting it off since it used to be random and very infrequent. But it has finally progressed to a point where the problem is repeatable/testable. Where I'm At My PC crashes every time I power on. It happens...
  15. S

    Question my motherboard support 3gb ram

    intel d945gcnl motherboard. pentium d processer
  16. Nazmy102030

    [SOLVED] I wanna to upgrade my dell laptop

    Dear, Kindly can you help me to upgrade my dell n5520 core i7 laptop to have the lastest ram memory and lastest graphic card also if it will have a good upgrading please help? Thank you
  17. L

    Question Can I replace the DVD drive in my laptop with an HDD?

    I have an HP Pavilion 15-p001tx laptop from 2014, it currently has a 1TB HDD and a DVD drive. I plan on replacing the HDD with a 250GB SSD, and since I have never used the optical drive, I figured I might as well swap it out with my HDD for additional storage. Can I do this, and are there...
  18. L

    Question I keep getting micro stuttering and FPS drops

    i7 2600 3.4 ghz 1660 ti Ddr3 16 Gb 1tb hdd I keep getting Microstutters and I’m not sure what it is I’m updating to ddr4 16 Gb soon but I feel that the problem will still be here even if I update to it I just wanna play my games smoothly and I’m not sure why I can’t I watch benchmarks about my...
  19. Z

    Question Soc voltage of my ryzen 7 1700

    I had a OCCT psu test yesterday to test my PSU and noticed that my soc voltage was 0.89V , but after reaserching the normal voltage is 1.0V + I also had my VIN 7 1.60V instead of 1.98V like all others(vin 1-6). Does this cause/imply some problem whit my psu?
  20. N

    Question be quiet dark rck pro 4 installation question

    hi there, ive got a question about the dark rock pro 4. in the best case you also own the product. in the original installation video by be quiet, the bigger fan that need to be put in between, it must look at the same direction as the 2nd fan, that is installed in front, right? so when the man...