Forum discussion tagged with I/O.
  1. XMEN_2012

    Question Motherboard booting directly from PSU

    Hello, As you can see subject line I have AsRock Fatal1ty AB350 Gaming K4 Motherboard and due to some fault it is booting itself while I turn off PSU switch without taking any feedback from cabinet power button or Motherboard jumpers. It is quite unused due to this my Graphics card is not...
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    Question Windows 7 install keeps disabling mouse/keyboard

    Hello I have a new pc build today. I'm just trying to setup windows 7 from a disk and am having some issues. The mouse/ keyboard work before boot and work within the bios, however when the windows install disk is loaded they seemingly turn off. I have tried using different mouse/keyboards and...
  3. lightyagami2000

    Question My GTX 1060 is not working up to the mark.

    I have an ASUS TUF FX504GM-E4112T with GTX 1060 6GB. I am a rookie gaming enthusiast, so was very careful about getting 60 fps on high settings. However, my laptop is performing decently below the benchmarks I see in Youtube videos. For instance, I get merely 10-15 fps in Witcher 3 on High...
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    Adding an SSD

    Which is the better SSD H/D SAMSUNG 500gb SSD 970 EVO PCIe Gen 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.3 V-NAND 3-bit MLC MZ-V7E500BW SSD 970 EVO 500GB PCIe Gen 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.3 V-NAND M.2 (2280) @ Samsung $119.99 Or MZ-N6E500BW...
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    Would motherboard still work without realtek IC.

    On a motherboard the realtek sound IC burned and its causing a short, if I were to remove this IC and not put a new one in its place, would the rest of the board still work?
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    New Build won't boot, sometimes it beeps 3 times, other times nothing happens

    This is my first build so I'm at a bit of a loss here. I decided to copy someone else's build in hopes of not messing anything up, here's a link : https://www.tonymacx86.com/threads/eriks-tiny-but-mighty-htpc-asrock-z370m-itx-ac-i5-8400-uhd-630-graphics-high-sierra.239157/ My Build: CPU: Intel...
  7. opel65

    Steelseries 6GV2, only one button keeps failing

    Hello fellow forum-goers, I've been using this mechanical keyboard for about 2 years and had no issues with it. I mostly play CS-GO. Recently I started noticing that my "D" key is sometimes either registering too many presses or not registering any press downs at all. For example I press the D...
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    PSU with another system

    Will an english PSU work in an american PC.I want to switch out an old PSU for a new one but i am afraid it will burn out my PC as i heard there are difference volts required for american and english systems, my computer is american but the psu i want to install is english... Do i do it?
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    Bios chip swap problem

    I recently swapped out my new motherboards bios chip for one that was updated to run a 7th gen intel processor. When I turn power on via my PSU the bios chip almost instantly became extremely hot to the touch.
  10. K

    PC to TV stopped working?

    I have a Vizio smart TV I always hooked as a second monitor to my computer. For some random reason, it has decided to stop working. It's done this in the past and switching inputs always worked. This time, it will not My monitor is hooked through DVI2. my TV is hooked through HDMI. Both are...
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    How to block a program in Windows Firewall

    The firewall included in Windows 10 is pretty good for basic use and does a credible job of protecting you from external threats. It can block access into or out of your computer and offers an array of controls you can tailor to how you use your computer. One of the key tasks you will want to...
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    Asus M32CD or self build

    I am considering purchasing the Asus M32CD desktop (core I5, 8GB ram, 1 TB HDD. Price is 429. If I do a self build it will be close to that price as well. Also, for the self build I already have my own 450w psu, and a 1 TB HDD with windows 10 already installed, and a Nvidia GT 730 2gb DDR3 card...
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    My brand new pc is malfunctioning please help!!

    I bought a new pc and when i turned it on for the first time, the power light is on but there is no display or hdd activity but when i reset or turn it off and back on everything seems to be working fine. It is not the psu problem because i replaced it. And my specs are: Asus B85mg Motherboard...
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    can't switch off touch pad when typing

    I have an Asus 1080 and have just installed the latest Elan driver but despite checking the relevent box in the control panel, the touchpad still won't disable whenI have another mouse plugged in or I'm typing. Fn+F9 not working either. Any ideas? Win 7 32 bit.
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    1080p monitor bad if its 27"?

    I want a new monitor and i want a biggish one but the one I'm looking at is 27" but is only 1080p and i wanted to know if their would be any stretching or pixelation? if so should i settle for the smaller 23.5" 1080p