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  1. R

    [SOLVED] Looking for suggestions on parts

    I have a i9-9900k LGA1151, and am looking to pair it with 3060 ti or a 3090. If anyone can give me a good bang for buck parts list that doesn't go all out and suits all of my mid-maxing needs, I'd really appreciate it. I need to know the motherboard, cpu cooler, thermal paste, etc.
  2. R

    [SOLVED] PC Keeps Restarting

    Hi, My pc keeps randomly restarting, I have monitored temps and they stay are 60/65c when under stress so don't know if the problem is overheating. I got some second-hand parts from a friend who said they used to get the blue screen I haven't got that yet. if there are any programs I can use to...
  3. Codeluffix

    Question Help identifying clicking sound in system, video inc

    I recently upgraded everything except my GPU and psu. It was all working great until I started hearing a clicking sound. CPU: i7 11700k Mobo: tuf gaming z590 plus GPU: r9 fury sapphire nitro At first I suspected the PSU and bought a new one from be quiet. 850w just to be safe. After installing...
  4. M

    [SOLVED] GTX 1660 super and Ryzen 5 1600 bad performance.

    Hi guys, I have a GTX 1660 super and a Ryzen 5 1600. I know that the Ryzen 5 1600 is a bit outdated but I have been getting terrible performance on some games recently. For example rust is running at an average of around 55 fps dropping to 40fps in combat and high population areas on low...
  5. P

    [SOLVED] amd ryzen 2700x precision boost overdrive

    i cannot turn precision boost overdrive off after i downloaded a bios update for my mobo and the edc value from when i updated the bios is at 100% out of 140 amps Specs : AMD Ryzen 7 2700x no oc Corsair Vengeance RAM 3000mhz ROG STRIX b450-f gaming II motherboard Evga 700w gold power supply...
  6. P

    Question amd 6600xt low usage in games

    my gpu usage becomes random, going from 1 to 60 and then back down to 5 very randomly never staying at a certain usage i do not think its a CPU problem as the CPU stays at around 20 to 40 percent usage Specs : AMD Ryzen 7 2700x no oc Corsair Vengeance RAM 3000mhz ROG STRIX...
  7. R

    Question Ram issue/installed ram not showing

    Hello and plz help. first when i built my pc i had 2 sticks of 4gb ram, then later upgraded and got 2 more sticks of 4gb ram. so in total i now have 16gb ram and SHOULD HAVE 3200mhz. but no, i only have 2133mhz. i only realized this now. then i went into bois and changed to xmp profile 1 and 2...
  8. A

    [SOLVED] Please help identity this strange clicking sound coming from my pc.

    Hello everyone. Up until about 2 days ago, I started to notice this weird 'rapid tapping/clicking' sound coming from my pc case. I decided to check my fans (except for my psu and gpu) and there's no wires that is in the way. I even cleaned my fans today and it's still making this noise. The...
  9. D

    [SOLVED] Everytime I Open some programs gamma changes and it makes screen Milky white.

    Hey, hello everybody. I've been having a problem since some months back. Some programs I open instantly make the screen milky white as if I had changed the gamma settings to make it so. I have two monitors and this happens in both at the same time. These programs are usually heavily related to...
  10. Ceverino

    Question Computer Shutted Down and Left Pluggef in Overnight with Power. PC starts turning on and off itself.

    So this is something I just want to know. Basically I had this setup of four years broke off overnight last Friday. I was literally using it the night before, now I shutted it down no problems, but what I usually do is I'm lazy to turn off the avr before going to sleep, which means there's still...
  11. rc001

    [SOLVED] 5.1 vs 2.1 computer speakers.

    Hey all. I was wondering if there are any big differences or pros to a 5.1 sound set up on PC these days? I know that the speakers behind me are a huge pain in the a$$ because of the wires. I also know not all games support 5.1. Can anyone tell me if its actually worth buying a 5.1 system? Thanks.
  12. A

    Question Cpu hitting over 90 NEED HELP

    Hi, my ryzen 5 6 core has been hitting over 90 recently so I had changed my thermal paste and that seemed to fix it for a couple of days. It would idle at around 50c and only go upto 60 when gaming but now it shot up to 94c while not playing anything today for no reason. I have no idea what...
  13. K

    Question CPU Does Not Recognize My RAM

    Motherboard: Gigabyte Aorus B450 M CPU: Ryzen 5 3600 RAM: Corsair Vengeance LPX 2x8GB 3200MHz DDR4 I am currently having trouble with my Ryzen 5 3600 CPU and with my RAM. I know both are working parts. I used a Athlon 200GE to boot up my PC and my ram is working fine. However, with my Ryzen 5...
  14. Zagalf

    [SOLVED] Ram Bsod, help

    Hi, so I have my pc at like 2 years. And my problem is basically issues with a ram sticky, but memtest (over 12hours of test ) and windows diagnostic doesn't have finded any errors on my ram. But when I get this stick off the pc, all goes very well, I have 2 ram exactly same model, No overclock...
  15. Tazayka

    Question Texture loss while playing games...

    so if i play my games i have this problem that some assets wont load from far or close only if i zoom in my gun or if i get closer idk how this problem happend before i could play normal now i always have this problem... see the video to understand what i mean i hope you guys can help me...
  16. ALNAQBI___

    Question CPU threads problem

    My i5 10600K is 6 cores and 12 threads but it shows me 6 threads, Why? I enable hyper-thread and disable but it only turns the cores to 3 core and 6 threads when i turn it to enable, please i need someone to help me. PIC:
  17. Bdomiyiy

    Question My pc turn on with fans, but there's no motherboard light

    Hello, I would like to ask some help as soon it's possible. I have a big trouble at this time and nowhere seen solution for this thing. My pc turn on and fans are working, but there's no motherboard light or rgb lights on motherboard / strips / fans. I tried to re-connect everything, clear...
  18. DenverDawgs18

    [SOLVED] Bad/Inconsistent Fps for My System

    I am still having a really difficult time with my pc. https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/getting-really-bad-fps-for-my-system.3718273/ This was a thread a made a couple months ago, and since then, my pc has been running alright, and I decided to test it on UBM...
  19. ColinHerum

    Question Experiencing massive framerate drops in Doom Eternal, how to prevent/fix?

    I recently finished building my new custom computer and tried running Doom Eternal. I can start the game between 90-120 fps but from time to time it drops below 20 fps. How do I prevent it from dropping and if possible how to I stabilize the framerate? I have: AMD Ryzen 7 5800X NVIDIA 3070ti...
  20. Burna

    [SOLVED] PC Issues

    I started having issues with my gaming PC and I recently updated by BIOS to the latest version, F22f, and I've been having issues with sound cutting out randomly, green screen when Warzone loads up, and just doesn't seem to run right. All my settings are at default and have not overclocked or...
  21. J

    [SOLVED] GTX 1060 6GB and RTX 3060 Ti Disconnecting whenever I start up a game

    Hey there! So I’ve had my PC with no issues for a while: Intel i5-8400 16GB of 2400MHz DDR4 RAM MSI Z370-A Pro Mobo GTX 1060 GB 750w P I recently upgraded to a 3060 Ti and also had no issues with the new card in the system. However recently my PC has been acting weird and when I started up...
  22. [SOLVED] Display shut down on Dell Optiplex 3010 ?

    i have this problem where the pc boot up but with no display ,load of noise from cooler but after i set BIOS to defaults and purge power from the unit, it does turn on and works well for 4-2 minute then it shut down and it came back to the same problem(orange color button no display) again ? I...
  23. I

    [SOLVED] PC freezes but I can still move the mouse

    Hi, my pc I’ve built exactly a year ago has had the same problems since day one. Here are my specs and below I will post what actions I have taken to try and fix it. Windows 10 education ver. Ryzen 7 3800x NZXT Kraken x53 AIO Zotac GTX 1060 ROG STRIX B550-F Samsung 860 evo 1TB SSD WD Blue 1TB...
  24. T

    [SOLVED] How to update graphics card drivers without monitor access?

    Hi, I have run into a problem I cant seem to find a solution to anywhere on the internet. Recently I was on my pc and I was playing Valorant and the screen froze, this has happened before not specific to the game but just happens and normally i fix this by doing a quick reset of the computer as...
  25. Dmuro99

    [SOLVED] Need PC Upgrade suggestions

    I'm basically mentally 2 years old when it comes to understanding Pcs and how they work. This is a prebuilt Pc I bought off someone. The only thing I added to it was the SanDisk SSD storage. I want to definitely upgrade my CPU since I want to play New World and it recommends I7 or higher...
  26. [SOLVED] I may have broken my cpu

    So I was working on replacing my old i-5 with a newer I-7. After I was finished I noticed that my computer now would not turn on and there is a wire that seems to be out of place. I am in dire need of some assistance!! The Orange cable goes to the P2 Power port on the motherboard. I also am not...
  27. Benjamin0403

    [SOLVED] Need some help, missing pins!

    Hi guys! I have an old pc and I won’t buy a new one before ddr5 and the new chipsets are out. I just bought a crucial mx500 250gb. I have an old dirt cheap 400w power supply with 2 sata cables. My problem is that both cables are missing 3 pins next from the L shaped notch. I searched for answers...
  28. B

    [SOLVED] Missing powercable from motherboardbox

    Hello! When I was upgrading my fans the other day I noticed that the power cable tor my fan controller wasn’t in my motherboard box. I think that it wasn’t there from the beginning when it left the factory. I have contacted Asus as well as the store I bought it from but really nothing helpful...
  29. SamHamilton117

    [SOLVED] Help my boss

    Hi guys, my boss currently has a 1060 6gb (I think) he’s looking to upgrade to a 1070. I told to him to go for a 1080. Will a 1080 play at solid frames in 1440p compared to the 1070 or is there not much difference, I just want him to get the beds bang for his buck and also how much better will...
  30. D

    Question 3080Ti MSI Ventus 12GB Problems !

    Hey guys, so recently I got the MSI Ventus 3080ti. So when I connected it to my motherboard and booted my pc. The problem is when I boot my pc I realize it is pretty laggy and when I go to check to see if my pc is reading the gpu all it says is Microsoft integrated graphics. So I tried to...
  31. Miltoid19

    Question Slow down when moving open windows

    For some unknown reason to me at random intervals my pc starts slowing down when I move open window across my screen I made a video of it to show you exactly how it looks https://photos.app.goo.gl/sF478zLnd1yj69rU9 Please note the system was under no stress what so ever. I have tried to runs an...
  32. CodenameSupreme

    Question RTX 3070 getting "low fps" and util in BF5 for example

    PC Specs: PSU:be quiet! 750W ATX23 MB: MSI Tomahawk B450 GPU: 3070 MSI suprim CPU: r7 3700x stock cooler RAM: 16GB DDR4-3600 DIMM CL18 FANS: 2 intake 2 exhale With these specs I'm getting like 100-130fps playing bf5 with 50-70max util and cpu around 60util on 1080p on ultra and the same...
  33. akaBebo

    [SOLVED] would like some recommendations on a pre built. TIA

    Hello, I was looking to buy my little brother a pc. Preferably a pre-built, my budget was is about $1000-$1300 max after taxes. Its going to be used for school but im sure gaming mainly. He's really into Apex, Fortnite, and Warzone atm. He wants to play games like valorant and csgo when he does...
  34. S

    [SOLVED] Consistent crash under load, random crash while light load.

    Hello everyone, I am new to the forums. I just finished building my new water cooled system, everything is fine when I do simple thing such as web browsing, however gaming crashes my system. Symptoms: Black Screen Reboot BSOD Stop Code: WHEA_UNCORRECTABLE_ERROR Specs: MoBo: ASUS ROG Strix...
  35. N

    Question Pc c

    My computer keeps crashing when I run any game. Sometimes it'll go a day with no crashing at all other times it will consistently crash and restart within minutes of gaming. Usually the screen will just go black and restart the computer, but the temps are never high. I usually idle in the 40's...
  36. Zakariaorgin

    Question button makes sound when fans ar spinning

    so i got an nr600 case and with my old fans and it spins really fast and i heared a clicking noise etc. so i looked and shaw its the reset button and power button what can i do to stop them from making sound and the ar moving sorry for englisch
  37. T

    [SOLVED] 3 pins on cpu broke off. Will it still work?

    Recently bought a ryzen 5 2600 with 3 broken pins. One of the pin is a grounding pin which is redundant. The other two are MB_DATA pins for memory i think. Is it possible that the cpu will run fine?
  38. Joni1566

    Question Weird freezing problem

    Hello everyone. 2 weeks ago I finished a new build and it works great quite and low temperature. The weird thing is that rarely usually when I leave the PC alone For a while when I come back I begin to move my mouse and then suddenly the desktop begin to freeze the mouse still works but...
  39. [SOLVED] How do I fix my PPU socket?

    As it turns out what I did in https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/cant-plug-in-power-cable.3678684/ to my PPU socket had consequences. The PPU cable always slides out and the computer repeatedly loses power. Every time I adjust the cable, I can hear electric sparks. Is this bad? I can still...
  40. rakhif1

    [SOLVED] Cpu (I7-10700F) stuck at base clock 2.9Ghz

    Hello, Like i've said in the title, the clock speed is stuck at 2.9 and the ratio is stuck at 29. That's only since today, yesterday and before it worked perfectly at 4.5Ghz and at 48 ratio. Thanks in advance.