Forum discussion tagged with intermittent.
  1. johnx125

    Question Weird intermittent graphics card issue

    I have a Sapphire Radeon R7 370 Nitro 4GB which is over 5 years old and has been overclocked since the day I bought it. However these last two weeks, whenever I run a game (or any 3D application really) there's a good chance my system will freeze to some random color screen sometimes with...
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    Question Intermittent black screen

    I've been putting up with an intermittent black screen that pops up every hour or so and usually lasts 3-4 seconds. I'm dual booted and this happens under Windows 10 Pro64 more than Ubuntu 18.04 but it does happen on both. I've swapped monitors to no avail. I stopped using the onboard Intel...
  3. himanshu99

    Question Monitor black screen for 2-3 seconds while gaming on 1080p

    Hello everyone. I just bought a new acer vg240yp monitor but i am having a weird issue which is causing a 2-3 seconds intermittent black screen only when i am using 1080P resolution , tried in csgo and apex legends. There were mo issues in my old 900p monitor Gpu - amd Rx 480 Using hdmi 2.0...
  4. nullscarab

    [SOLVED] Wired Ethernet connection randomly disconnecting over the last week.

    Suddenly over the last 5 days, I've been getting randomly disconnected from the internet with seemingly no reason. I've always been on an ethernet cable connection, and the router I'm using is a Netgear Nighthawk R7000. The only change I can think of that might have prompted this is me changing...
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    [SOLVED] Dell Latitude E7240 plugged in, not charging (intermittently)

    Hi everyone, I've bought this second hand Latitude e7240 with touchscreen display a couple of weeks ago. When I first plugged it in, looked like it was charging, however when the battery reached about 70% it stopped. It says "not charging", then it charges for a few seconds and it stops, and...
  6. Whale Service

    Question Computer intermittently freezes (mouse still moves)

    Hi all, I've been having a strange problem lately that seems to be getting worse where my computer will start to stutter, and then after a few seconds will freeze. The mouse still moves, but nothing reacts to my clicks, I cannot bring up the task manager, and it stays frozen until I do a hard...
  7. Jubby

    [SOLVED] Intermittent black bios screen

    I have 2 PC's set up. One with MSI B450 gaming carbon AC and one with GA-78LMT-USB3 rev6. Both have Nvidia GFX cards. The MSI B450 has a MSI RTX2060 and the Gigabyte has a Zotac 1050ti. The B450 is connected by display port to a HP omen 25 144hz and the Gigabyte is connected to an Acer...
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    [SOLVED] All network adapters disconnect intermittently

    Whether I use the wifi or ethernet the connection drops for about 10 seconds randomly and then comes right back. It happens on ~1-2 hour cycle. I get a correlating warning in the event viewer that says: "Name resolution for the name {X} timed out after none of the configured DNS servers...
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    Question Random devices losing internet and/or LAN access.

    About once a week I seem to be encountering a problem with my home network where some devices lose connection to the internet and/or LAN. At this point, I'm just trying to figure out if this is symptomatic of a hardware failure, or if it sounds like an issue with DHCP, or something else so I can...
  10. J

    GTX 1060 6GB Screentearing

    Screen tearing during games and videos on YouTube, I mostly fix it by using triple buffering and vsync in games but 30fps videos tear hard, I plugged my HDMI cable into my MOBO's port and there was no tearing surprisingly so I thought the issue is with my GPU so I tested another monitor and...
  11. mjslakeridge

    Will this PSU be overkill?

    Here is my current system (except for the PSU, which I am considering buying). My current PSU is a Thermal Master 500W, and I assume it is of very low quality, and I have been using it for about 4 years. I wanted to get a quality PSU...
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    FX8350+GTX 1060 6gb= CSGO god pc?

    Hello i have a FX8350 processor and the only game i play is CSGO will the GTX 1060 be fine just running that game? i will also be upgrading my processor and mobo to i7 6700k in half a year or so
  13. C

    XFX 7850 HDMI to HDMI Problems

    Hey everyone, first off this is my first build so go easy on me as I don't know much. Last night I built a gaming PC from the following components; Biostar TA790 motherboard AMD FX 8-Core Black Edition processor Seagate Barracuda 1000gb hard drive HEC Zephyr MX 750 power supply (I forgot which...
  14. B

    Need a new CPU cooler and graphics card! $170 budget!

    My specs: AMD Athlon X4 750K 1024MB ATI AMD Radeon HD 7700 Series (Sapphire/PCPartner) My stock cooler that came with my APU barely works and the heatsink is barely touching the CPU. It's currently running at 60C idle. I just need the cheapest cooler that works with my APU so I can still...