Forum discussion tagged with Homebuilt.
  1. CamaroIV

    [SOLVED] PC won’t start at all. Green Motherboard light is on.

    Hello all! I usually search around here and find solutions to my own problems. This time I have a problem I cannot figure out. My personal custom PC I built had a hiccup today. I went to turn it on just like any other day and when I pressed the case power switch all of the lights lit up as...
  2. StupidComputers

    [SOLVED] 1090t hot idle, components toss up

    Hi, I'm throwing together a basic system for my mom, ms word, firefox, maybe some picture and very maybe some video editing. Right now the cpu and cooler are on the gigabyte motherboard using igpu and idling at 38c in bios, cpu fan 400-500 of 1300rpm max, which seems hot to me and the fans seem...
  3. M

    Question RAM question

    What I have is an Asus, B350M mobo with an AMD 1600 processor, The mobo states it can support up to 3000 or 3200mhz (O.C.) The question is what kind of RAM I should buy, for instance can I buy RAM labeled as 3200mhz or do I need to buy 2666 mhz and OC it? It's been a long time since I did a...
  4. T

    Question Blackscreen on booting and bluescreen on waking from sleep mode

    Hey everybody, a few weeks ago I reinstalled Windows 10 because it got pretty slow over time. Instead of formatting the drive I just let Windows 10 reinstall itself so that I don't have to back up all my files and stuff. Since the re-installation I have some issues: 1. When I start the PC it...
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    Question HDMI lag in games

    So i got a new monitor- 27" curved Samsung c27f390fhu, and when i connect it with HDMI it lags in games.I get 10fps max.Apart from games it looks like its works fine. On my other older monitor i used VGA.What could it be?
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    [SOLVED] Random Freezes

    I've been working on this for a while now so if I forget to list everything I've tried, forgive me. For the last two months my computer has randomly frozen, occasionally making a loud buzzing noise, and will only un-freeze with a hard reboot. The timing roughly coincided with a move to a new...
  7. Niconsky

    Question Low fps or High that feels low (I'm thinking about drivers)

    My specs: MOBO: MSI Z97 gaming 3 CPU: Intel i5 4440 3.1 GHz (My cpu benchmark: https://www.cpubenchmark.net/cpu.php?cpu=Intel+Core+i5-4440+@+3.10GHz&id=2017) RAM: 8(4x2) Gb DDR3 GPU: GTX 1070 MSI (Armor Edition) Cable GPU to Monitor: DisplayPort SSD: 120 Gb kingston HDD1: 1 Tb 7200 rpm HDD2...
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    Question PC wont turn on unless I take out the power supply and put it back in

    for the past 2 weeks, my PC is not turning on unless I take out the power supply and plug it back in, and then take out the cord and plug it back in. Anyone know a fix???
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    Question My Window services is using 4G of 16G installed. What would happen to my system if I only had 4G installed memory.

    Dell i7/7, 16G DDR4/2400 Windows 10 (updated) Pro. Task manager Performance shoving usage fairly level at 4G.
  10. T

    Question Asus Dr. Debug code ‘n’

    I have an old Asus Z77 Extreme that I am trying to use as a file server. When I turn the machine on the power light on the front flashes and the dr. debug code display flashes the letter n. I have looked through a bunch lists of dr. debug codes and none of them show this code. I have checked...
  11. H

    [SOLVED] Computer wont post with my gpu installed anymore

    Hi guys. So a few days ago I started a game on my pc and left for a moment to get some food, but when I came back my pc had been turned off. I tried to boot it back on but it didn't even post or give any sort of signal. I heard a crackling noise and got a smell of ozone so I pulled the power...
  12. P

    Question How to resolve error 0x80070424?

    I can't seem to check for update and install apps
  13. daniel.avital62

    Question HELP PLEASE My Monitor is 144 Hz, but doesn't let me go to 144 Hz

    https://www.amazon.com/Acer-GN246HL-Bbid-24-Inch-Display-x/dp/B00KO4518I That's my monitor ^^ So basically I would go to NVIDIA Control panel after right clicking my desktop, it will not let me change refresh rate above 60Hz, so I made a custom res, and I made it 144 then my monitor says no...
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    Question games wont use my 1060 after testing IGPU 8600k

    sold my card so will need to run the on board gpu until my new card arrives. Just switched it over in the bios to use the IGPU which worked fine. i then changed it back to PCI E and booted. gpuz is showing my gpu as the 1060 but when i try to play FH4 im getting like 6 fps. usually get 80+ any...
  15. M

    Question Getting a Sapphire nitro RX 580 8GB at a great deal. Will it support my existing hardware?

    Hey Guys, I am planning to get a Sapphire nitro RX 580 8GB DDR5 at a great deal for around $150. GPU is used for 6 months. My PC Build details are as below. Please let me know if this card will be compatible with my PC. AMD A10 7850K Gigabyte F2A88XM-D3H 16GB RAM 500W Thunder Cooler Master PSU
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    Question Installing intake fans

    I am looking to install some intake fans at the front of PC Case, but have a few questions I need to ask. I have a push/pull AiO liquid cooling for my build that is mounted at the back as the exhaust. I have no intake fans and this is causing negative airflow and making my PC gather dust quite...
  17. Mo.R

    Question Ryzen 2600 with gtx 1060

    Is Ryzen 2600 a good match with the gtx 1060/ti. Or are there any amd cpus which are a better match. Thanks
  18. Sagar_20

    Question Possibility of adding a SSD in a Dell SFF PC

    Is it possible to install a ssd in a SFF PC without sacrificing the HDD and DVD drive? If yes, how can i do it?
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    Question worth upgrading from i5-4690K to i5-8600K or 9600K

    Looking to upgrade my CPU and a few other components, was wondering whether to go for the 8600k or 9600k Specs: CPU: i5-4690k GPU: MSI GTX 1070 Ti RAM: 16gb HyperX fury 1600mhz Mobo: MSI gaming 5