Idle

Forum discussion tagged with Idle.
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    Question PC Freezes when Idle or Miniscule Tasks - Please Help

    Hey guys, I have an ASUS P6TD Motherboard with 16GB RAM installed but I have a feeling I'm not utilizing this properly based on other folk's advice. I was advised to change the RAM mhz in BIOS, preferably to the 2nd closest speed to my RAM's capability listed there ("If RAM is running at 2666...
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    Question Bios showing 32° C while HWinfo show 65° C idling

    Hello, I have the following problem with my current setup: Mobo: MSI X570 Tomahawk Wifi (latest BIOS) CPU: Ryzen 5900X Cooler: Corsair H115i RGB Platinum Case: Corsair 500D RGB Fans: 4 case fans : Corsair LL 120 2 fans on AIO cooler: Corsair LL 120 When I'm trying to setup a...
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    Question Idle power draw of Intel 13th gen CPU ?

    Hi, I wonder if anyone could shed some light on idle power draw of 13th gen. I can only find one chart online that shows it at 10W higher than 12th gen. My current 9700k idles at ~7W CPU Package Power (0.5 IA + 6.5 RoC). I'm asking since I got burnt once with 5900x which was touted as very...
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    Question AMD Ryzen 5900x Overheating, possible dead AIO?

    Hi, Specs: GPU: ASUS RTX 3080 MOBO: ASUS B550-A RAM: CORSAIR 32GB 3200 CASE: LIAN LI O11 CPU: 5900X (not overclocked) CPU COOLER: LIAN LI GALLAHAD 360MM I recently started noticing that my CPU temperature has started idling at 65-70C at ~0-5% usage; anytime I open any game, it spikes to 80C...
  5. Crimson Morrow

    Question 3080ti 1700mhz idle

    Hey guys! So I just bought a 3080ti GIGABYTE and it is... pretty hot) Well actually it is not. But in order for to be at 71-75 the fans have to be spinning 100 percent. Which sounds like a jet taking off. So um... I'm trying to balance noise and temp. I'm using it in a Fractal Design R5 Window...
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    Question pc crashes, even when idle in bios.

    started happening 2 days ago whilst playing csgo. monitors lost signal, peripherals disconnected but the chassis/cpu fans kept spinning at idle speed. yesterday the system was running for ~8 hours, played 2 hours of doom eternal just fine. went into a game of csgo and after a few rounds it...
  7. Aduar97

    Question Freezing laptop

    Hi, I have an MSI GS66 Stealth 10SE, had just upgraded from 2x8gb 3200mhz Crucial ram to 2x16gb 3200mhz PNY XLR8 gaming ram last Monday (May 30th, Tonga time). It worked fine. Then come Saturday (June 4th), the laptop would freeze when left idle. The cursor won't move, won't respond to...
  8. [SOLVED] WCF Generic Command for Vista Setup? what is this thing??

    so i newly built my new setup from fresh parts 6 days ago with fresh Windows 10 in it (its legal W10) now while using my computer i couldn't help but i noticed sometimes my whole systems LAGS like CRAZY even im not doing anything then i notice the culprit in Task Manager the (WCF Generic Command...
  9. NeroBlackwood

    [SOLVED] PC isn't going into idle and turning off the screen

    I've had Windows 11 installed for a few months now and at first there wasn't any issues with this but for the past few weeks I've noticed it isn't idling and turning off the monitor after 30 minutes as I have it set in my power plan which is the AMD Ryzen high performance plan. I've tried...
  10. [SOLVED] "System" Process High CPU Usage When Idle

    Hi, I have a Lenovo Thinkbook with Windows 10 Pro installed running on Intel Core i7-10510U and 16 gigs or RAM with a 500 GB Samsung NVMe SSD disk. Despite this decent specs, my laptop likes to turn into a hair dryer when I left it unattended and idle for around five minutes. When I get back...
  11. frentzennn

    [SOLVED] GPU doesn't go back to idle temp, core temps are jumping around,why?

    İdle temps are 41-44C. When i play a game it increases to 70-95C (6900xt) which is normal i think. But after i quit the game, temps does not go back to 41-44C, it sits 56-59C. Is that a normal behaviour?
  12. Question CPU Always at Maximum Processor State

    My cpu has been running at the same percentage of what the max processor state is, this has been going on for couple of weeks and i can't seem to find the reason why this is happening. I have tried all sorts of methods, did not work. Here is the image of my task manager: One thing to note is...
  13. AntonioHimself

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 3600 high temp when idle...? or sensitive...?

    Right so I've just got this Ryzen 5 3600 and I've noticed that idle temps can be pretty high, I've noticed how temps can be at 39 lowest but then if I make a movement, for example move my mouse up and down constantly the temp start to rise, it can get to a max of 50 when doing the movement...
  14. frenchbread

    [SOLVED] New build keeps freezing at idle or light loads. Stable under heavy loads. No idea what is causing this.

    PCPartPicker Part List Type|Item|Price :----|:----|:---- CPU | AMD Ryzen 7 5800X 3.8 GHz 8-Core Processor | $369.00 @ Newegg CPU Cooler | Noctua NH-D15 chromax.black 82.52 CFM CPU Cooler | $109.95 @ Amazon Motherboard | Asus PRIME X570-PRO ATX AM4 Motherboard | $259.99 @ Newegg Memory |...
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    [SOLVED] i9-9900KF reaching high temperatures at idle ?

    First, I would like to say that I am Brazilian and I am using Google Translate to write and communicate with you about it ;) My Desktop Settings: I9-9900KF Z390-H Gaming EVGA 850W Corsair H115i I have a little problem, that when my processor is idle, it keeps at 4.68~4.70GHz... I've tried...
  16. Swft 0_0

    [SOLVED] CPU idle temp is worrying ?

    PLEASE HELP! I have a ryzen 5 5600x oc at 4.7GHz, and i have an aio coolermaster masterliquid 360l v2 At idle my cpu is around 57 C but could spike to 68 C sometimes. That spike is worrisome because the load is less than 10% but could spike that high... I've put my aio in the front as...
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    Question Acer Nitro 7 - Very hot idle temps

    Hey guys, I've been monitoring my temps recently as I've started to notice some very weird behaviours. When I'm playing games RivaTuner/Afterburner always seems to show my CPU temp at 92 degrees. It might fluctuate a degree or two now and then but it's nearly always at 92 degrees - I'd say 99%...
  18. LordMikeus

    [SOLVED] Possible GPU Bottlenecking problem? GPU-Z showing Idle under load ?

    Hi all! I've noticed for a while now that despite my GPU hitting 100% usage when doing something intense, say Skyrim VR (modded) and Streaming at the same time, my GPU still shows as Idle inside of GPU-Z. CPU seems to comfortably sit at max like 50% and I've not noticed any noticable problems...
  19. Protadec

    [SOLVED] PC Crashes to black screen with sound freeze

    Hi, I'm having serious issues with my PC. Whenever I launch any game, it crashes the whole PC in no more than 5 mins. Black screen and loud sound freeze. And even without touching it, after a random amount of time, it occasionally just crashes on idle and restarts. I reinstalled windows, some...
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    Question PC will freeze when idle, can move mouse but can't click anything.

    This issue has been going on for a while, it didn't really bother me all that much since it would happen if i left my computer alone for a long time and all I would do is restart the computer and it would be fine. However, now it is happening within 10 or so minutes of my pc turning on. I...
  21. kozakis

    [SOLVED] AMD ryzen 5600x goes maximum clock speed when idle

    When my pc is not running anything at all it starts as temperature around 40C, CPU clock speed under 700MHz and CPU voltage around 1.1. After 10 minutes of not moving the mouse CPU Clock Speed goes 4600, CPU voltage goes 1.4 and temperature goes 55C. According to task manager no new process...
  22. JehadKhmaise

    Question Cpu Temps is not "stable" with a low fps

    Guys i build a pc before 3 months with i7 10700 Cpu And Asus Strix B460-h the cooler is corsair H100i V2 and everything was okay before 2 days my SSD failed and i replaced it with new Evo Plus 970 from Samsung i dont know if this mean anything to my problem ! I reinstalled the windows with the...
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    [SOLVED] Keyboard and Mouse not working after being unused for 5 minutes

    So, there's been this issue that has been cropping up since the past week, where PC would not register any keyboard or mouse input, when the system was on and unused for more than 5 minutes. The mouse and keyboard themselves are working perfectly fine, but it's just that the peripherals stop...
  24. Allame

    [SOLVED] amd graphic card memory clock too high when idle

    Hello, I'm using rx 480 for 4 years I notice today my idle memory clock round 900 that's wired and I don't know if that was like this last 4 years is that normal ?? Because my friend told me is should me lower that that like 30 mhz. View: https://m.imgur.com/a/twdFvaz How to fix that.
  25. Kyber417

    [SOLVED] Laptop fan running while idle

    I bought a brand-new Lenovo IdeaPad 5 15 on Friday, June 4th. i7-1165G7 GeForce MX450 16GB DDR4 RAM The fans are going crazy while it's idling. I have no apps open, and when I check Task Manager, it says it's using below 5% of the CPU, and 1% of the GPU. Why would my fans be ramping up? Thanks
  26. _Aniki_

    [SOLVED] Idle CPU temperature at 80 C?

    Hello. This is my first post here, and I'm at a complete loss for what to do. I have a gaming laptop, an HP OMEN 15 to be exact. It has a Ryzen 5 4600H cpu, a GTX 1660ti 4gb graphics card and an 8gb RAM. I had heating issues before, but they were minor, and could be accounted for by the weather...
  27. Kidneybot

    [SOLVED] GPU usage spikes to 100% and crashes PC when idle

    Hi all, I'm dealing with an issue that is minor, but persistent and annoying. When I leave my PC alone for a few minutes, the whole computer locks up and becomes unusable. When this happens, I can however pull up Task Manager quickly and see GPU usage is at 100%. But I can't do anything and the...
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    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 5600x high temps and max fan usage

    I have recently ( a month or two) have been using the Ryzen 5 5600x with the stock wraith cooler and have had no problems till now, I had average temps based on the forums and could barely hear the stock cooler fan. All of a sudden a terrible problems has occurred, this is regarding the heat of...
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    [SOLVED] Reboot problem

    Hi.. I have a problem that I cannot solve.. This is my pc details, ASUS PRIME B550M-A AMD B550 AM4 DDR4 4400 HDMI DVI VGA AMD Ryzen 5 3500X 3.6GHz 35MB Cache G.Skill RipjawsV 16GB (2x8GB) DDR4-4000Mhz CL18 Samsung SSD, 970 EVO P. M.2, MSI Geforce RTX 2070 super Here is the problem.. When I...
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    Question Ryzen 5 3600 causing bsod at idle.

    This is a new pc that has been getting bsod's since day 1, almost all pointing to ntoskrnl.exe. My first guess was RAM, so I tried replacing, didn't fix it so I changed the power supply, GPU and motherboard progressively (all parts that I 100% know work) . I've changed everything but the cpu...
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    Question 1080ti 90c when idle (Update)

    I have a MSI GTX 1080ti Seahawk (not overclocked). Today I turned the computer on and the GPU fan was running loud (3800rpm) constantly. I checked corsair link and the temperature was 90.0c. I was also getting artifacting on both my monitors. Clock speeds were all over the place constantly...
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    [SOLVED] GTX 1080ti 90c while idle

    First post. I have a MSI GTX 1080ti Seahawk (not overclocked). Today I turned the computer on and the GPU fan was running loud (3800rpm) constantly. I checked corsair link and the temperature was 90.0c. I was also getting artifacting on both my monitors. Clock speeds were all over the place...
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    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 5600X running @ 61°C (142°F) idle

    The 5600X is currently sitting at 61°C whilst typing this with nothing else running. With MSI game boost and XMP on it was sitting at 70°C. When windows is starting it hits about 80°C. I have it installed in a MSI X570 Gaming plus using the 7C37vAA bios. The latest non beta version is 7C37vAB...
  34. Djurotan

    [SOLVED] Cpu running at 50-60 c idle and 40-50 while gaming

    I recently upgraded my PC to a ryzen 3900x, with an Asus rog crosshair 8 hero and a corsair gen 4 SSD. After setting everything up I quickly noticed that my pc was a lot louder than it used to. And that the noise came in waves as if the CPU temps spiked and dropped down again. At first, I...
  35. 8bit_coder

    [SOLVED] CPU gets stuck at 0.2GHz randomly or ONLY after not using the computer for a couple of minutes

    Hello, This problem has been nagging me ever since I got this computer: Lenovo X1 Carbon 5th Gen. I've scoured google and countless forums to no end, but I still don't know why this is happening. I have a problem with this computer and it is that if I don't use the computer(like just leaving...
  36. ToastyMcToasters

    [SOLVED] Gigabyte 1070 stuck in idle frequency, even during games

    Greetings, I've been experiencing low GPU clocks for the past month now. These are my specs: Ryzen 2700x Gigabyte 1070 650W Bronze 16GB 3000mhz Noctua NH-D15 Chromax In this SC it shows my "PerfCap Reason" is PWR, even in idle. I would assume a GPU wouldn't be power limited at idle without...
  37. byoku

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 7 3700x 40-50c idle temp

    This is my pc: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/hRfFzN Right now, idle temp is high 40s and hitting the 50c mark on my cpu. Voltage is also quite high at 1.3V. I have the updated chipset driver and am using Ryzen's balanced power plan. Not sure if this is normal or not. Right now ambience is...
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    [SOLVED] CPU running hot while idle

    Hello. I‘ve Recently noticed a substantial decrease in performance on my PC. I used to get around 200 fps in Overwatch which decreased down to 130-80 fps. I‘ve checked my CPU temperature and saw that it was at 80+ degrees celcius while idle. I‘ve ordered some thermal paste but I can‘t imagine...
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    Question Ryzen 5 3600 Idle temp very hot

    Hi, yesterday I helped my friend to build his first computer, it's also the first time I built a ryzen pc being faithful to intel. We tested the components on the cardboard box to make sure everything works, When we went into the BIOS we saw the CPU (ryzen 5 3600) at 60°C, we checked the cooling...
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    [SOLVED] Is it okay to run a GPU at 50C idle?

    I have a RTX 2060 (with 3 fans, Gigabyte one), and for a month after getting it I've ran it on 33-35C with 30-40% fan. But now I'm cooling it passively until it reaches 50C then the fans spin up for a bit and wait, spin up and so on. It's not because of the noise its giving off, cause I can't...