issues

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  1. C

    Question my 980Ti has a super-weird issue

    so, my 980Ti will install nvidia driver 365.19, but that's the latest it gets for some odd reason. Anyway, when i try to install nay other drivers, it just won't install, even if nvidia says they're installed. Weirdly enough, when I install the new drivers, gpu-z says that the new version is...
  2. N

    [SOLVED] Unusable wifi and bluetooth on Asus Strix Z370-i Motherboard ?

    Hi guys, I have a custom built gaming pc and have always used ethernet at home, but I've recently moved into a new place and don't have the freedom to run a cable throughout the entire house and need to switch to wifi. Since day one of my new pc I noticed that the built in wifi on my Asus...
  3. Vx22

    Question Low FPS on Asus RX 560 O4G OC ?

    Hi All, I have recently upgraded to Rx 560 from my old Amd Radeon HD7570. But I don't notice any performance differences, nor is my GPU using all of its performance / VRAM. it uses only 1GB Vram / 4GB. I'm running the latest Amd Drivers for the Card but there is no difference. I'm getting...
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    Question PC keeps restarting when idling

    This has been going on for a couple of days now, and I still haven't found a fix for it. I got a new motherboard, ram, and cpu, and all of a sudden my PC restarts constantly, it wont download stuff, wont uninstall anything. Please help, cuz im losing my patience. My build: i5-8600k z370 ultra...
  5. xAstraLight

    Question Audio Appears to Play Yet Does Not

    I had recently discovered this issue when trying to use some headphones and speakers with my PC. My PC has the AMD B450 AORUS Elite V2 Motherboard. I was planning to pair my speakers with an AUX cable to my PC's motherboard audio jacks. My PC seems to recognize the speakers and I can orient them...
  6. vincent033

    [SOLVED] Adding RAM reduces performance?

    Hey! I own 2x8 GB of Corsair Vengeance DDR4 3200MHz I wanted to upgrade for more RAM and purchased another set of 2x8 GB (exact same product) I wanted to fill up the 4 RAM slots, but my benchmarks tell the RAM is 'performing below potential' (benchmark 4 ram sticks) I have turned on A-XMP in...
  7. C

    Question I have swapped my motherboard 4 times now. I've ruled out motherboard though, and I need some help.

    Hellot tom'shardware forum, Recently, My new PC has been bluescreening with the issue "KERNEL_SECURITY_CHECK_FAILURE". I have had to swap my motherboard multiple times now and I have also been ruling out other issues (like a dead HDD and Bad WIFI cards). I watched a video on YouTube on what a...
  8. Alres3

    Question Dual monitor issues - HDMI timeout [Help needed! plz]

    This is frustrating and i've done everything that I could to fix but im here and asking for aid! My main monitor is a BenQ [Rl2455hm] 1080 @ 60 Hz and second is LG 55CX 4k @ 120Hz connected to my RTX 3080 HDMI 2.1 while my BenQ is connected to the display port on my 3080 but on the other hand...
  9. Jonaah

    Question Computer micro-freezes -> hardware or software issue ?

    Hello, i have a strange problem with my computer. The problem began already a year ago. My Computer always crashed at running csgo (1 Crash every 2 or 3 matches). The programm freezed froze and i had to turn of my computer with the power button. This always happened after a new windows update...
  10. bonkers_bananas

    my pc has been bsoding since march.

    I've swapped the MOBO from A b450 to a X570 thinking maybe it would help but its so random i can't really play game out of fear my progress will be lost or i will dc in multiplayer, someone please tell me what i need to buy/download/fix to stop this issue from occurring. below are the crash...
  11. Danwatts85

    Question Am I being dumb or is this a strange issue?

    Hi guys So I’ve built a new system, it’s been a pain in the ass. It previously randomly rebooted with no blue screen or anything it just straight up restarted. I did some research and ultimately exchanged out my PSU with Corsair. The new one came back and I’ve not had that issue since, but here...
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    Question call of duty cold war is using all my 16gb of ram

    so basically its unplayable for me didn't play cod for over a week and after getting back in to the game first game i was stuttering really bad and i had to see what's wrong and i saw that it uses all my ram literally all of it i cant even alt tab because its stuttering i'm using an rtx 3070...
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    Question PC freezes randomly (usually during gaming.)

    Hello all. I've having this problem for a while now and it has been driving me insane. My pc freezes randomly during gaming, or when I'm just trying to browse the web (although it is very rare.) I've realized that the fan chassis heats up a lot when the rig freezes. I've recently started using...
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    Question Massive drop in CPU performance after reseating.

    Hello everyone, Recently I decided to clean my PC after a few years of usage. I have built this PC in 2017 and it has helped me through highschool. These are my specs: MSI 1060 3GB Intel i5 7500 8GB Ram MSI H110m Pro-Vd Plus After cleaning, which I am very familiar of, I re-applied thermal...
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    Question Why am i getting low FPS??

    Ive been playing destiny 2 lately and been dropping down into the 30's fps during intensive moments. Im averaging roughly 45 fps on low settings and i feel like i should be getting more. Ive ran stress tests on OCCT and msi kombustor and no issues found. cpu temps are staying below 80c and...
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    Question I cannot find an answer anywhere. Please help with driver issues possibly.

    Hello. I bought a prebuilt PC a while ago. I have always had issues with microphones that stop working seemingly out of nowhere. They still show up in control panel and sound but they seem to give off a constant light noise. I also have to uninstall and reinstall my realtek audio drivers for my...
  17. pjindras

    [SOLVED] Upgrading older laptop - ISSUES :(((((

    Hello, I have a serious problem with an Acer laptop. The notebook had: board: Acer board E1-531G NV56E NBM5711001 Q5WV1 LA-7912P HM77 PGA989 GT710M 1GB see: https://cs.empowerlaptop.com/p/acer-e1-531g-motherboard-w1711/ 4 GB Kingston RAM DDR3 500 GB HDD Intel Pentium B960 CPU Graphics...
  18. T

    [SOLVED] Wired & Wireless Network Crashes

    Mainly happens playing Valorant. Disconnects will be ~10-15 seconds long and only happen once every hour or so an average. I have also noticed that when this happens, I can still hear people on discord (but they can't hear me). Also while watching my CPU & GPU while playing. When the freeze...
  19. hyrix7Q

    [SOLVED] vibration noise from PSU area !

    Hello guys! so i'hv been hearing some vibration noise on my pc and its coming from the psu area and some guys told me it can be the hdds causing the vibration against the case so i tried to take the hdd out of the case and the vibration noise was going and coming as long as i touch the hdd...
  20. CJPhoneHome

    [SOLVED] My computer can't run games it should easily be able to. How do I fix it?

    My computer is a fairly high end gaming laptop but has a lot of trouble running games that it should be running flawlessly. For example, when I try to play Stellaris, the frame rate makes the game unplayable, dropping as low as 5 fps. These are the recommended requirements for Stellaris...