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  1. B

    Question Zephyrus Asus M16 randomly returns to lock screen during use

    While using a recently purchased Zephyrus Asus M16, I've been experiencing an issue where the screen will go black at seemingly random times, and then return me to the lock screen. Theirs seemingly no overarching pattern for these occurrences. On average this happens once every thirty minutes. I...
  2. QuiznosSubs

    Question PC is frozen on gigabyte load screen ?

    [Moderator edit to break up one solid paragraph of text.] I have a custom loop. I drained, flushed, replaced tubes, and filled my loop again. Before I have the system power I made sure everything was dry, all is well there. I finish filling the system and bring it back to my room and begin to...
  3. Zakov.r

    Question No signal from GPU ?

    i recently bought: b365m ds3h, 1030ti, i5 9400, ddr4 ram PSU: 500w, When i plug my hdmi into graphics card there is no signal and flashing orange bar behind gpu ?
  4. inpain

    Question FIFA 21 glitching and crashing & other games simply crashing ?

    From what I found on the internet, these errors seem to be related to controllers on pc but I'm using keyboard and mouse only. Since yesterday, I whenever I try to play FIFA 21, the game glitches on the kit selection screen and an error (https://ibb.co/1qLNQz2) pops up crashing the game. If I...
  5. Zyruu

    Question Psu wattage i should use and what u reccomend for me to buy

    What wattage PSU should I choose for a pc with the following specifications : Intel Core i9 12900k Msi meg z690 unify Asus ROG Strix GeForce RTX 3080 Ti Gaming OC T. Force delta 2x16gb ddr5 6400mhz ram NZXT Kraken Z73 RGB 9x Corsair LL-120 2x wdblack sn850 2tb
  6. Mikisano

    Question Ssd won't show up as a Bootable device but it shows up everywhere else.

    Me and a friend have spent literal hours trying to figure out this mystery. So I recently upgraded my pc. I was on a bugdet so I only transfered my old hdd to my new pc. It has all my files including OS. I'm trying set the ssd as a bootable device so I can transfer everything to that. But it...
  7. Selfiesucks

    Question Not sure if my sapphire nitro r9 380 is dead or not but i'd like to know if it actually is

    Hi, So the is my first post and thought i'd get some kind of help here This issue presisted for about a year now where my games would either crash or give me BSOD and no it does not have any driver issues or virus related things since i've been installing fresh windows and updated drivers...
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    Question "Reboot and select proper boot device" ?

    I had a power cut a few nights ago and my pc turned off, when I turned it back on I got a “Reboot and select proper boot device or insert boot media in selected device and press a key” error. In BIOS I’ve changed the boot sequence, I’ve unplugged all my USBs, Ive changed the CMOS battery but...
  9. c.somsom

    Question PC crashes during games constantly

    My PC is constantly crashing when I play games. My monitor will turn off, but I can still talk and be heard in discord. Eventually, my PC will just restart or I will have to hard reset. My build specs are as follows (I got the PC using CyberpowerPC to custom build it then had them assemble)...
  10. Housri

    Question Corrupted M.2 SSD

    i bought a m.2 ssd from kingspec used it for almost 3 month's and then it hit me with blue screen of death try restarting it nothing worked tried to format or even fix it crash all the time, ""the request could not be performed because of an io device error"" that is one of the errors I...
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    Question PC Underperforming: RTX 2070 Super

    Hello all. First off I want to state that I really don't know anything in-depth when it comes to computers and their quirks on how they operate. I do know that computer "speed" is based on many different variables including power settings, software, RAM usage, internet, and hardware. Getting...
  12. Hennershh

    Question Can I mix 2 x 4gb with 2 x 8gb of RAM?

    I currently have 2 x 4gb of Patriot Viper Steel 3200mhz but i am considering getting some more of the exact same RAM but 2 x 8gb as there is a good deal on. Will this work? Ryzen 5 1600 Gtx 970 Msi A-Pro Max mobo
  13. Mmoyass

    Question my ryzen 5 2600 is not boosting to the right clock speeds plz help

    Hello, my ryzen 5 2600 is not boosting to the right clock speeds in games it boost to 3700/3750 ghz i know this the right speed in games. but In high workloads such as cinebench r15 or r23 or adobe premiere it is downclocking itself to 3000 ghz and the temp from 48c to 60c and my motherboard is...
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    Question 0x124_16_GenuineIntel__UNKNOWN_IMAGE_GenuineIntel.sys

    Hi Guys, I'm sorry to bother you today but i need huge help about my problem.Here it is, yesterday while i was playing with my friends on apex legend, the game's texture began to glitch and my pc frooze/crash and reboot in a short time. ( Pc of 4 years ) Now its like that on every game, and...
  15. CorbinCarmine

    Question is this build okay?

    it's my first build. technically not much of a Gamer™️ this is more for casual gaming with friends and light general use. hopefully possibly more for using to make music. i literally know nothing about pcs so please lmk if this is okay <3 CPU: Intel Core i5-12400F 2.5 GHz 6-Core Processor CPU...
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    Question Enlarged ui help?

    Not really sure where to post this, but, my ui is expanded. Desktop, icons, mouse are all big. Any Game it looks zoomed in and lags badly. Just got into computers, got it 3 days ago. Worked fine last night when I put it on sleep, get on today and it's like this. Motherboard is an asus prime...
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    Question i was playing a game and my entire pc froze and keyboard and mouse light turned off. wont boot with no signal monitor, keyboard and mouse lights off

    i was playing bf1 then my pc froze and a spike of loud noise hit my headphones. i tried pressing windows, ctrl alt delete, everything. 10 seconds after my keyboard and mouse lights died and i tried restarting my pc. it turned on then instantly off but turned on after. all lights are on and fans...
  18. B

    Question PSU Recommendations

    Hi Everyone, I was looking to get myself a new PSU but am not too sure what I should get. Currently, I have a Cooler Master GX 750 W. I was looking at maybe getting an 850W or 1000W. I have seen that the Corsair HX850 Platinum and Corsair HX850 Platinum are pretty good, but not sure what would...
  19. Olgoth

    Question Prebuilt pc gpu not performing like before

    Mobo : Asus Prime B550 plus Ac-Hes Gpu: Rx 6600xt Cpu: Ryzen 7 3700x Memory: one channel has XPG 3000mhz and other channel has Corsair vengeance 3200mhz Psu: Highpower 80+ Gold 600 W 500 nvme.2 SSD Hi, I have a gaming prebuilt pc that I bought from Best Buy and I’ve had it since February and...
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    Question Help with Liquid Freezer II Rev2 ?

    I just got my 240mm Liquid Freezer II Rev2. Followed every instruction in the online manual, mounted the radiator on top of my case. I used the offset mount since it said it's better for AM4 5000 processors (I got an R5 5600G and Asrock x570 Taichi motherboard). Did everything, turned on my PC...
  21. Question Problems with Gigabyte RX Vega 64 OC GPU ?

    Recently my GPU was having some "cuts or micro lags" moments when playin or watching YT videos. So I decided to change the thermal paste and thermal pads because this Vega 64 model seems to have temperature problems. Doing so improved my temps but after that I was getting sudden crashes while...
  22. streemingcoat67

    Question Gpu dead after incorrect bios Flash

    HI so my gpu (MSI R9270) which when I got it was told that is was and R9 290 2gb version and some how I did not find out that is was an R9270 instead for over 3 years until recently it started causing some issues with setting up multiple displays I decided to flash bios and since I taught that...
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    Question Looking for bios expert

    So i went to update my bios after my pc wouln't start after first start up with not getting image but 2nd start up was fine. so i went to take latest bios version for my current Motherboard but it ended up being bad choice since my cpu required abit older version of the update. Now im facing...
  24. mrchairs

    Question My pc struggling to sign display

    Evenings experts, I recently played with my friends on a game and suddenly my display froze.. I could not turn off or on the pc, I had to held the power button and it finally turned off, As soon as I turned it back on my screen stopped displaying.. and I realized something strange every next...
  25. Sanic

    Question A2 / B2 Error message on LG gaming monitor

    Hello Gurus, I'm having a weird issue I would like to ask your help with. When I boot up my computer my 2 LG monitors display an A2 error message in the lower right of the screens and will stay there indefinitely unless I reset the PC after waiting 30 seconds. (it will change to B2 for a few...
  26. vCurrent

    Question PC Crashing no error codes?

    My PC has been crashing randomly for months now. Its not completely random, it only happens while im playing games. This is only weird because it also happens even with games like League of Legends. All of my monitors go dark and I hear an audible click come from my PC. The DRAM light on my mobo...
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    Question Device hung up error on GTX 1070

    Hello folks, i have this issue with my MSI armor GTX 1070 that whenever i play games (mostly apex legends) it says “0x887A0006 - DXGI_ERROR_DEVICE_HUNG The application’s device failed due to badly formed commands sent by the application. This is an design time issue that should be invested and...
  28. jwong98

    Question Power Supply Failing

    I was in the middle of a game, when suddenly my PC shut off. (Very rarely but sometimes my display would go black for a few seconds and whatever programs I had open would crash, I believed this had something to do with my GPU?) When I tried to turn my PC back on, I could only get as far as the...
  29. Ambhsy

    Question Game freeze & cracking sound at the same time ?

    I was just playing game when every there is a good sound effect in game, my game sound crack and freeze at the same time, It goes pop/crack and freeze then I need to reboot my pc to remove the freeze by unplugging because I can't click anything from freeze. (My MOBO old almost 3 years) I have...
  30. Jellyous3

    Question How do I fix an issue around my hard drive (st2000dm008) being unable to download anything over 5 gb

    So I've gotten this pre-built pc around a year and a half ago, and suddenly I need to download something but my ssd has ran out of space, and remembered I had a 2 TB hard drive I haven't used yet. When I downloaded a few images it was okay but once I started downloading things that were bigger...
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    [SOLVED] MSI 3080 TI keeps crashing?

    Hello, so about 3 months ago I bought a MSI 3080 Ti OC 12gb. My problem is whenever I play any sort of gpu intensive game for example, either my whole computer will restart or the game will crash. I am not really sure why this is happening, but all Ive really tried is reinstalling my drivers. I...
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    [SOLVED] Can't install windows 10 from flash drive due to messing with bios settings

    Hello, I have a gigabite AB350-gaming3 motherboard. During boot (in what I believe is bios) I set the "Storage boot option control" to UEFI only (from legacy only). This has caused my PC to be unable to start, stating something about repairing. I have reversed this back to "legacy only" but the...
  33. Harq

    Question Is it the wires?

    Hello! Im new to this website and would like to ask to the people who are knowledgeable in these things. I recently bought a new pc but the drivers are old and when i got home i used my old DVI with a DP adapter and other old cables , then i started the pc it turned on but it suddenly it shuts...
  34. L

    Question absolutely no display or idea what has happened while been away from pc today

    okay, i have an msi b450 tomohawk max mb, so it’s not an old broken down one. last night i was using nvidia surround on two monitors to play a game , perfectly fine like always, i didn’t turn it off before turning off the pc and haven’t been on it all day. upon turning it on today , the pc...
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    Question Gigabyte Aorus RTX 3080Ti "No Signal Detected"

    Hello, I upgraded my PC this past 2 weeks from a 2060 Super, to a 3080Ti here's my current specs: CPU: Intel i9-9900k RAM: 2x16GB 3600MHz Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO GPU: Gigabyte Aorus GeForce RTX 3080 Ti MASTER 12GB PSU: Corsair RM850, RM Series, 80 Plus Gold Certified, 850 W Fully Modular ATX...
  36. R

    Question Green screen just after POST ?

    So I get a solid green screen(3060ti) just after post screen before windows loads, replugging my hdmi cable back in sorts the picture from green to normal until next restart. Started about 1 week ago so I decided to update drivers as I saw new ones were available. When I boot into safe mode no...
  37. ElvenMage

    Question Help with Underperforming Computer; Benchmarks already done

    My computer has been massively underperforming for a while and while I was playing a stuttering game today I finally snapped and ran tons of tests to see what was wrong. My specs are as follows: i5 7400 1060 3gb 2x4gb 2400 MHz RAM (HP 580-023w) The first thing I tried was userbenchmark after...
  38. daviddols

    Question Something is wrong with my pc, but I'm not sure what

    As of recently, I've been experiencing a couple problems on my pc: When playing a video (Youtube, Twitch Stream, any type of video media) the video will freeze, but the audio will continue for a couple seconds and then the video will play normally. (this happens everytime I pause and then...
  39. M

    [SOLVED] Displayport Cables 4k resolution

    Hi there computer wizards! I have bought myself a new PC and am now trying to enable Nvidia G-sync, however this requires a Displayport Cable to be connected between my monitor and PC. Now my problem is, my screen is a 175hz screen, however i would like to be able to run a 4k resolution at...