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  1. Elzored

    Building my first pc and need help

    Hi my name is Marcos and I have selected all the parts to my custom built PC. But there is one problem or just that am curious about something. I have my current PC and it is really bad that's why i am making a new one and i wanted to know if i can move my hard drive from my current PC to the...
  2. S

    Bottleneck i5 4460 gtx 950?

    Wil this rig bottleneck? Gtx 950 2gb oc 400w H97 pc mate I5 4460 2x 4gb ram 1600
  3. X-Gamers

    Has anyone used a power inverter to use for a desktop pc?

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant CPU: Intel Xeon E5-2643 V3 3.4GHz 6-Core OEM/Tray Processor ($500.00) CPU: Intel Xeon E5-2643 V3 3.4GHz 6-Core OEM/Tray Processor ($500.00) Thermal Compound: ARCTIC MX4 20g Thermal Paste ($18.89 @ OutletPC) Motherboard: Asus Z10PE-D8 WS...
  4. S

    I bought a mystery laptop, help!

    I bought this used HP laptop but the configuration is a mystery to me. It has no serial number or service tag, outside or inside or in the BIOS. Even the online HP device detection process comes up with a blank serial number. I started out trying to fix the issue preventing certain...
  5. N

    What is BIOS when building a gaming pc from scratch

    I am new to PC building and when I watch pc builds they are setting up the BIOS. What is that and once I build my pc will I have to do the same? And if I have to then how would I set it up
  6. B

    A10 vs. FX 6350 Please Help

    I don't understand a lot of these benchmark things or anything, I just want to know if I would realistically see a real world difference between an AMD FX 6350 and an AMD A-10. I know the A-10 has a graphic processor built in, but I want to use a seperate Nvidia card. I just want to know for...
  7. T

    Window goes inactive!?!?!

    Every 10-15 seconds my window goes inactive for 10-15 seconds. Very frustrating. It's like the active cursor jump out of the window. I'll be typing and it'll just stop and I won't even know it stopped. I can click the mouse back in the window and get the cursor back. Any idea what is...
  8. N

    Could I get a better PC with this budget?

    Hi there, recently I've built a new computer, in July. The specs are the following: Processor: AMD Athlon X4 760k, Quad Core 3.8-4.1GHz. RAM: 8GB 1600mhz. GPU: Sapphire Radeon R7 260x 2GB OC. PSU: Corsair CX430. HDD: 1TB WD Black. Case: Corsair SPEC-01. CPU Cooler: CM Hyper TX3 Evo. This cost...
  9. J

    How much are these worth?

    Hi guys :) My brother just upgraded his PC to the new skylake platform and gave me some of his old parts as he knows I'm thinking of building a pc for my self. He has givin me a z87 asrock fatality killer and a bitfenix 750w fury psu. As the board is ATX and the PSU overkill for my needs I...
  10. E

    cant boot pc

    HI, i recently upgraded my PSU from 480W to 450W. after i replaced the PSU, my monitor cant seem to boot, although all systems, i think, have worked. the reason that i changed my PSU is that the 480W does not have any 6-pin PCIe connector. My pc spec: ASUS h81m-k Intel i3 4160 3,6ghz ASUS GTX...
  11. A

    samsung data migration cloning fail at 100

    Hi I bought a 500gb samsung 850 evo ssd now I want to transfer my system C partition to the new SSD I tried to use samsung migration software to clone the C drive "which is 150GB 7200rpm, 95 gb of it is free" into the SSD but everytime it go smoothly until it reach 100% and then fail after...
  12. B

    Not sure about the differnce between Lenovo's series's

    Hey guys, I plan to buy a laptop for everyday use soon and few of Lenovo's laptops cought my eye(especially for their full hd ips screen and touch) but there is something that confuses me about their branding, what is the difference between: Yoga 500 Flex 3 Yoga 3 I could find pretty much in all...
  13. N

    Keyboard´severely messed up

    I don't know what happened, but here's the problem. When I use certain keys, like if I want to type "d", it types "6d" (e.g.; the keyboar6d is weir6d), the same applies on the numpad. If I type "6" there, it prints "6d". The same is true for the "¨" button (the one between "å" and "enter" on...
  14. J

    pc turning off after 5-10 mins. I don't think it's psu or overheating.

    Ok basically about 2 months ago my Pc broke and a transistor or something broke on my motherboard. Fast forward to today and I'm replacing my motherboard. After replacing it and Settin up it seemed to be working fine for the first 7 mins. Then all of a sudden it just powers off. I don't think it...
  15. F

    New 8gb ram for small computer.

    I need 8gbs ram 2 stick of 4gb that I can put into this computer. HP Pavilion Slimline s5710f
  16. rloso

    I think the North Koreans are taking over Warthunder and my pc. I NEED HELP.

    Today upon opening warthunder I was given a warning message by McAfee saying that it had blocked a connection from a high risk IP address. So I clicked more info where it showed me a map of where the ip location was coming from in the world and it was very close to North Korea. By the Chinese...
  17. J

    Windows 8.1 stuck at booting screen

    Hi. My pc is stuck on the booting screen forever. The issue has been lasting for 6 months and I wasnt able to access my computer. I tried making a recovery usb from my emergency pc. And I tried using refresh and reset windows. But it got stuck on the please wait screen. I tried using restore...
  18. probiner

    GTX 760 losing drivers regularly

    Many times when I start my computer I notice some sluggishness in the display an I check the device manager I see that the driver for my GPU is not recognized. nVidia Experience is not launched too. And when I launch it tells me there's a new update. So I wonder if this is something that nVidia...
  19. Charlise

    Pcparpicker wattage question here

    So yeah, it's about the wattage that pcpartpicker.com shows when you are building your own rig. If example, for an entry level build with one GPU and it computed about, let's say 250w, is it safe to get a PSU with 450w (like Antec VP450 for example), I mean is that the peak wattage of your...
  20. BidoofDoge

    Would this PSU be good for overclocking? (Specs in the desc.)

    PSU I currently have a EVGA 500w 80+ Bronze. I am very new to PC builds, and my build is okay, but I want to overclock. Should I get this PSU, or would you recommend another one? My budget is $45~ Specs PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant CPU: AMD FX-8350 4.0GHz 8-Core...
  21. P

    How much do you think my old PC is worth ?

    Hello, i am would like to sell parts of my old Pc in order to buy a new one. What do You think it is worth ? Asus Maximus Formula with supremeFX II sound card MSI 560 Ti Twin Frozr III Intel Q6600 4 Gb RAM Old creative soundblaser Custom CPU fan Thank everyone for the...
  22. J

    How to remove raid 0 from HDD

    I built a new pc with a 240gb SSD and I had a old PC that used two 500gb HDDs in Raid 0 for 1tb storage, i took the two HDDs out of my old PC and put them into my new PC but I cannot use them and im totally clueless about raid, how can I fix it to where I can use them for storage?
  23. LittleKat

    How to reinstall Windows 8 on a new SSD for laptop?

    Hello guys, I have a Toshiba laptop with Windows 8 on it and I would to replace the current SSD with a bigger and faster SSD. So how can I install Windows 8 on the new SSD especially when my laptop didn't come with a driver disc or CD Key (someone tell they integrate it to the Motherboard -...
  24. J

    Watchning twitch streams cause massive cpu usage

    so i have a system with a fx 6300 amd cpu 6 core 16gb of ddr ram @1300mhz 660 geforce gc and 500w power supply so for the last week when ever i watch i twitch stream that is 1080p my cpu jump to 60-70? were as befre it never made more than a 10-18% jump in performace im using crome for the...
  25. A

    New graphics card

    Ok so I would like to buy a new graphics cars for my birthday. At the moment I have a nvidia geforce GT 620 that runs skyrim on low graphics. I want to be able to run games like skyrim at ultra or high so I will probably purchase a nvidia geforce gtx 760. The problem is that my computer I have...
  26. smasher4207

    Please help, my computer is freking out right now.

    So, earlier today i asked a question about my display driver crashing and then retarting, i solved that by instaling an older version of the drivers. but now, my computer is freaking out here is what hapends. ( this only hapens on one user ( mine) my sisters is fine) when ever i log in to my...
  27. A

    Autodesk 360 Driver Issues

    Hi all! I'm Running AutoDesk Infraworks 360 (Up to date). It keeps crashing my Graphics driver. It crashed on the 311.61 (I think it was this). Updated yesterday to 347.25! Still crashing. Do you know of any stable drivers? Or possible fixes? The GPU is a 3Gb k4000 I have plenty of RAM...
  28. V

    New graphics card

    Hey i am going to buy an R9 280 with an I5 4440 with the Z3 case. i am looking for a Graphics card where the logo lights up. also what does the UEFI Button do on the R9 280 Sapphire Dual X OC
  29. S

    gta 4 lagging on intel core i3 2.53ghz, intel hd graphics and 4 gigs of ram. os is windows 7 64-bit. 320gb hdd. please help!!

    grand theft auto retail version lagging terribly on my core i3 laptop. plz help!
  30. D

    Laptop: Choose between Asus X550L i7 and Dell inspiron 3542

    hi, I am looking for a laptop in a ranger of about $800. This laptop will be used for a lot of my university work and a bit of gaming. I will be using some programs for uni that might be a bit resource intensive like a CAD program as it is a engineering degree. but i dont knw exactly what as of...
  31. A

    Lots of problems booting with PC

    So i've been having a lot of problems with my PC recently, not sure if they're all related, though I could use some help. I got a PC that I built, running Windows 7. - AMD FX-6300 Vishera 6-Core 3.5GHz - Western Digital WD Blue WD10EZEX 1TB 64MB - CORSAIR Enthusiast Series TX650 650W -...
  32. F

    Would an upgrade to the gtx 980 be worth it? (From 780)

    I own a gtx 780, which I got a couple months ago. Since the new gtx series came out I was wondering if I should return the gtx 780, and buy the gtx980. I have two monitors, but I play games on one of them, and I use the other one for browsing the web, and other things. One of these monitors is...
  33. emtasty123

    Is this a good PC. Something Worthy of the PC Master Race?

    http://pcpartpicker.com/p/n2vKGX Also, are there any monitors with good built in speakers?
  34. W

    What to do? (Upgrade or New Build)

    Hey all. I am currently looking to upgrade my PC but am not sure what to do. My objective is to game at 1080P or 1440 P when i obtain the ability to do so. I have two ideas. The first would be to pick up a new graphics card, preferably the GTX 970. The second is sell my build and start from...
  35. Tiago Arlan

    windows cannot find TeamViewer.exe

    i uninstall teamviewer due to technical errors,it says windows cannot find teamviewer.exe in c:programfiles/teamviewer/version9/teamviewer.exe(using the desktop shortcut icon)..and after reinstalling,i still get the same message even if i run the teamviewer.exe(the exe file itself,not shortcut...
  36. Broken3D

    Help me build a PC?

    Hey guys, anyone suggest a build within £400: That: will run any currently released game ultra with a stable 50fps+ WHILE recording the gameplay. basically I want to get a gaming pc so good that it will be able to run most games on ultra smoothly while recording. now I understand my budget is...
  37. N

    Need Help with case/power supply for streaming/gaming build, among other things

    I finally am gunna get over my miserness and buy a new comp. my current build is as follows http://pcpartpicker.com/p/cVYsMp I dont know really anything about this stuff, so if u can do better id appreciate it. I wanna OC but i dont wanna go to an extreme until i need too. Whats a good OC...
  38. Norwegian

    What fps do get?

    What fps do i get in Minecraft with these specs: Xeon 1231 v3 Gtx 750ti STRIX 2GB 1TB HDD Gigabyte ga-h97n mobo 16GB Hyperx Beast 1800 mhz cl9 With settings like 8 to 16 render distance, fancy graphics, 75-100% smooth lighting, and Optifine Please help :D
  39. A

    Need help deciding how to upgrade my DIY gaming PC

    My Current System: *650W power (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817171052) *6-core AMD AM3 processor (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819103849) *gigabyte motherboard (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813128435) *chassis...
  40. L

    Best headset for gaming

    Hi, I am looking at the following two headsets for gaming purposes. Which one will be better? (prices are about the same). Logitech Headset G930, 2.4 GHz RF, 48KHz, 12m, Wireless - http://www.takealot.com/logitech-headset-g930-2-4-ghz-rf-48khz-12m-wireless/PLID13871003 Razer - Tiamat 7.1...