Forum discussion tagged with interference.
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    Question Interference noise on PC Microphone

    Hi, I hope it's ok that I'm posting this here, I could really use the help I am getting high pitched interference noises through my Microphone input (others can hear this, and I can hear it in voice recordings) I thought it was the headset (PC360) so I bought a brand new PC38X but it's still...
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    Question My new processor is causing radio interference, is this right?!

    When I turn on my PC my DAB radio cuts out and I need to move it to the other room. This only happens when I turn on my new PC (i7 10700, with 6yr old psu). My old PC from work circa 2015 causes no problems. So I swapped the internals from my new pc into the old case, yup, the problem returns...
  3. Nerdtweak

    [SOLVED] ethernet over power connector causing interference with studio monitors

    Recently I decided to invest in an Ethernet Over Power adapter to connect my PC to the internet (as opposed to running a really long cord through my entire house). However, now I've come across a problem where I have a constant, irregular static noise coming out of my studio speakers (KRK VXT...
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    [SOLVED] Paying for 45Mbps. Hard-wired connection fine, Wifi under 10Mbps

    As the subject above says, I am paying AT&T for 45Mbps a month internet service. My wifi connection is disturbingly slow. Speed tests from multiple sources show anywhere between 4Mbps and 10Mbps (wifi) and 35 to 45Mbps (connected via ethernet). I am aware there can be discrepancies between what...
  5. Mr3dPHD

    [SOLVED] Static through PC speakers every time data is being transferred

    I've had these speakers setup for a couple of weeks now and haven't had any issues. All of a sudden, today, I noticed a bit of static noise coming from them. I installed an update for my printer, and the moment the download began, the static went crazy. What would cause static interference to...
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    [SOLVED] Powerline adapter stops recieving signal if I charge my notebook

    Yea, I've heard that using other devices may cause signal interference. Is there a way to avoid this problem? Every time I plug in my notebook charger and start charging, the signal stops and there is no wifi whatsoever. My source adapter is on the 1st floor, plugged into a wall socket with...
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    [SOLVED] Need some clarification on these specs

    Hey, So I haven't owned a computer for about 3 years since now my HP laptop decided to fry itself, but have recently quit my job to try and get back into more creative work and thus need a PC. I'm looking at building a system that will enable me to edit video (stable at 4k) with a smooth...
  8. ajmcgrady3

    Super Slow Download Speed?

    Paying for 20mb/s. I'm getting 2.0mb/s while downloading anything on my PC.
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    Budget Accurate MONITOR

    Hello! I am planning to buy a 1920x1080 or 1920x1200 24 inch(atleast) monitor for CGI Creation and Compositing purposes. I am need for excellent color accuracy in a small budget of INR 20000. I am currently interested in one i.e. -...
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    Ghost Recon Wildlands - Weird GTX 960 GPU Usage

    first of all, i have a fx6100 and gtx960, initially i supposed a cpu bottleneck but not seems it. normally i play on 1080p but due the low fps i trired 720p, still get the same fps. but on 720p/1080p my gpu usage is around %60 - seems like a bottleneck? think again. (my cpu usage is not even...
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    What would happen if you put a 7th gen intel CPU into a h110 motherboard?

    What would happen if you put a 7th gen intel CPU ex(g4560) and put it into an msi h110 motherboard WITHOUT the current bios version that supports 7th gen cpus. If you turned on the computer what would the monitor show? Note: the computer is fully built with motherboard, ram, storage, etc. Thank you
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    Why do USB devices seem to stop computer sleeping properly.

    Why do a lot of usb devices seem to prevent the computer from going into sleep mode. For example, I have to unplug the mouse to get the computer to reliably go into sleep mode. Also I bought a usb 3.0 hub and that prevents the computer from going into sleep mode. Is there a way to stop...
  13. BuIlDaLiBlE

    AMD Athlon II X4 640 and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (not Ti)

    I'm wondering if it'll bottleneck. I found a similiar thread about Radeon R9 380 and someone replied that it shouln't bottleneck much. Now that GTX 1050 is very similiar to that card I think it's fine but still wonder what others think. Plus I currently have a 350W PSU but it shouldn't be a...
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    Laptop speakers only play when testing or headphones are plugged in

    First of all, i want to thank whoever you are for at least attempting to help me. Now, to elaborate the problem. -My Laptop speakers only play when i plug in my headphones, or when i press "test" on the playback window. -I don't know if this Laptop used to play audio normally before, because it...
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    The FX8350 is awful. But should I wait to get DDR4 before changing CPU?

    My PC is having trouble taking the strain that this superhot super-inefficient beast is putting it under. It's British Summetime, temperatures are high, the PC fan is going like crazy and it only takes a few Chrome tabs and a game to get the CPU usage between 50%-70%, which send the fans into a...
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    Toshiba Satellite laptop not starting up

    I have a toshiba Satellite laptop, yesterday i was installing mafia 2 and after when i went to the toilet and came back i saw computer like in sleep mode. the fans working, the light indicators are on, everything except the screen. When I force shut down my laptop and switch it on again, the...
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    command prompt noob here needs help

    So I know this might seem a little bit stupid.. But I just tried to fix my windows 10 xbox app and what I did was to follow what this guy did ( ), the first thing he did didn't work for me so with out really thinking much about it I tried the other...
  18. PrivilegeYT

    Water On Laptop

    Ok, so a student dropped water on my teachers Laptop which is a Toshiba something. Before she was consulted by me she tested to see if the Laptop/Notebook by turning it on which lead her to realize that the computer actually turned on but the screen would not display anything nor does it even...
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    looking for gaming laptop .... need help ..

    hello guys i am looking for a gaming laptop for aroung 40k . i have found this . is this fraud or not please verify and say me .... link --
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    Nvidia Reference Design cooler (980 ti)

    Hi, I really like the look of the Nvidia reference cooler design so I was thinking of going with that and doing a green build to go with it but I have heard and read online that it is really noisy and runs really hot. I am not going to overclock it so it will stay stock is the noise and the...
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    I am trying(without success) to connect a JBL SB100 soundbar to a Samsung PN51F4500 51-Inch 720p 600Hz Plasma TV.Help.

    Trouble connecting JBL SB100 to Samsung 51" plasma. I have tried optical digital cabe from bar to TV and get no sound. I turned down TV speakers to zero. I tried selecting external speakers on TV menu. Still no sound.
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    Corsair H100i Fitting

    Hello Forum members of Tom's hardware I have been recently picking out computer parts for my new computer build and here is what I've run into. I picked out an MSI Gaming 5 Motherboard and a Corsair Carbide series case and I was wondering if this could fit the Corsair H100I water cooling...
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    Insufficient disk space in C:\Program Files (x86) - Installation Error

    I am running Windows 8.1 and had the original Call of Duty game (from 2003) installed, but then I formatted because I had partition mix up where nearly 700gb was unallocated. I got all the drivers installed again after the clean install of Windows 8/8.1 (had to manually load Intel RST because...
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    Which Build Should I Get

    Build #1 Build #2 CPU: AMD A10-7850K Quad Core 3.4GHz Motherboard: Gigabyte FM2+ GA-F2A88XM-D3H uATX RAM: Kingston 16GB 1866MHz HyperX Fury Black Case: NZXT Phantom 410 Red Mid Tower Power Supply: Cooler Master 500W Thunder 85+ Primary Storage Device: Western...
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    Should I return my TN panel for a IPS panel for more cost?

    I bought a Asus VH238H Monitor a week ago, but I've heard that it's hard to use, because TN panels color shift when doing video editing, photo editing and gaming. Should I get this one instead...
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    Comparison of NVidia graphics cards for SolidWorks on Win-7 pro 64-bit

    My NVidia Quadro FX1700 just died. While there are many approved cards on SolidWorks' site I was wondering if anyone has a good comparison so I can make a good bang/buck decision. Years ago when I bought this card I saw such a comparison (I thought on this site) that lead me to the conclusion...