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  1. mati99

    Question No display on boot - 1 long 2 short LED flashes, what might be wrong?

    Hi guys I recently replaced my motherboard as my PC was not working - and picked up an Asus Strix Z270-I , which according to pcpartpicker is compatible with the rest of my build which consists of : i5 6500 CPU Palit 750ti GPU Kingston HyperX Fury 2x 4Gb RAM 480W EVGA PSU What happened with...
  2. KennHonson

    [SOLVED] What is the best monitor out of the 5 I have looked at?

    A long title. Basically, I looked at 5 monitors, and I want to know which is the best one for gaming/other. (Fast-Paced Games, Slow Paced Games; Other things which require more quality. So like a balance between speed/quality) ! All of them are 1440P. ! Here is the list of Monitors: 1l Acer...
  3. I

    [SOLVED] What LEDs Should i use for Case Power/HDD?

    I am making an external hub for powering on my systems, and i would like to know what LEDS i should buy to use for POWER/HDD indication, preferably White and using the native boards power, (measured @ 5v)
  4. Keelin

    Question What is the issue with my system?

    Recently as I was on my pc the whole system turned off and smelt similar to smoke, I tried to turn it back on but to no avail, this has happened to me before so I bought a new psu. The issue I'm having is that after the new psu was installed it turns on for half a second then stops and all...
  5. D

    [SOLVED] PC crashing when full load on CPU and GPU after LED upgrade

    Hello all, my PC was running fine for a long time now. However I wanted to upgrade it with some more RGB lights to use it as a mood light. Therefore I put an LED strip on the back of my case (Thermaltake P5) and a self made LED controller inside of it. And connected both to the MOLEX connector...
  6. Chief_Who_Directs

    [SOLVED] RX 5700 xt // VGA ERROR

    Bought a Gigabyte 5700 xt OC Gaming GPU two months ago. Installed with no issues. Ran smoothly for those two months with no issues at all. A week ago from posting, the display on the monitor stopped and no connection was registered. Upon booting, the motherboard (ROG STRIX B450) displays the...
  7. GrinTheComputerNoob

    [SOLVED] LED strips adhesive (electrical tape??)

    Hi Guys, I dont have knowledge on electrical matters. Is it a good idea to stick my LED strips to an electrical tape that is on my cpu case. I got this idea for if ever any of the parts of the LED strip is not insulated it will not be transferred to the metal case because of the electrical...
  8. T

    [SOLVED] Mouse LED light turns on for a split second when plugged in, then immediately shuts off.

    So, I picked up a mouse today, the Razer DeathAdder 2013 model, and downloaded all the synapse stuff to get the lights working, but the logo wont light up. I went to swap the USB ports, and saw that right when I plugged it in it lit, but immediately un-lit like a second after, how do I get it to...
  9. L

    Question 12v to power 3v LEDs

    Hi, I want to use those 2 pronged 3v leds in my car, however I have trouble understanding how to choose a right resistor, and also I am worried that resistor will get very hot and make a much higher power consumption. So it would help a lot if anyone can spare a little time and explain this to...
  10. J

    [SOLVED] Can the CPU fan header control LED brightness?

    I'm usually pretty good about Googling solutions but I can't seem to figure this out. From what I understand, the 4 pin CPU has PWM, which lets you control the fan speed and lights. I just can't figure out how to control the LED on my fan. My MOBO is an MSI B450 Gaming Plus Max and I have a...
  11. jsdavis

    Question Asus ROG Strix 450-F Gaming Yellow Light

    Good day, I ask for your support, I have a problem with the asus B450-f gaming, everything seems to be working fine, but when it is off for several hours and if I want to turn on it does not go past the yellow LED, I press restart and it already works correctly, what could it be? I have...
  12. I

    [SOLVED] Can i fix this manually or better buy a new one

    My monitor is bottom half on big squares with more lighted pixels.Check the image. Model is BenQ GW2480 is 1 year old and i am not using it that much.Can i fix it or just to buy one
  13. lucasprograms

    Question Computer Works Normally - Boot LED is on (MSI B550 Gaming Edge Wifi)

    I've has an MSI B550 Gaming Edge Wifi Mobo for about a month. The boot led will occasionally stay on after booting. There do not seem to be any other symptoms of a boot issue. Oftentimes if I restart, the led will not stay on. Is this something I should be concerned about?
  14. changleeyang

    Question Replacing Power on led!! Need help!

    Hi, my PC's power on led is not working rest all is fine. I want to buy a new led to replace the old one but I don't know which kind of LED to buy... I mean a DC one or an AC one. Please help 😣
  15. W

    [SOLVED] The light of 1 of my coolers does not work

    I bought a new computer 2 weeks ago , but now the light of 1 of 3 fans (the one in the back) does not work. I only get a small light beep while starting up but after that no light at all. Front ones work fine. The fans are standard fans from the Sharkoon vg7. For as far as I can tell (not an...
  16. Rostropovich

    Question PC just turns itself off on startup sometimes

    Hi guys! I'm not sure where to post this question but it might be PSU related so here it is. I had this build from my signature for seven months now and it's wonderful, fast and the performance is incredible but I have an issue now and again. Sometimes when I turn on my PC it just turns...
  17. R

    Question Turn an LCD display into an "LED display"

    Hi, I'm a newbie, sorry if this question is a bit dumb. I need a display that looks similar to a 200x200 RGB LED Matrix panel. With an actual size of approximatively 20x20cm I'm not sure if this even exists. And anyway those are too expensive for what I want to do. I'm looking for something...
  18. T

    Question looking for non rgb LED fans that are decent for a new build.

    Hey guys going to build a new Ryzen 3600 build and dont need my computer to look like a unicorn.. just want some static red fans that also do work, will need one SP and 5 AF. everything out there now seems to be unicorn barf and ridiculously overpriced, assuming it is because you can make them...
  19. ftibi87

    Question Ram debug led lighting after shut down pc

    Hi. Somebody have any idea, how it's possible? The pc work fine, no issuds, but after turn off, the ram debug led start lighting. 🤔
  20. J

    [SOLVED] Dell Precision m6800 startup issue

    Hi, I have a dell precision machine. Today it suddenly got shutdown as if it was unplugged from all the juice (battery+ac adapter) I tried to restart it quite few times but i won't start. I removed the battery and tried to use only AC Adapter. When i plug ac adapter it's led and power button...
  21. L

    Question Power LED stays on after shutting PC down

    Hello, I recently built my first PC and everything seemed to be working. But today I ran into a problem I can't find a solution for on the internet. Whenever I shut my PC down, my Power LED on my case shuts off and then less then a second later the LED will light up again (my PC does not turn...
  22. E

    Question JRAINBOW socket on X570 Pro Carbon WIFI

    Hello, I'm using MSI MPG X570 Pro Carbon WIFI motherboard. I bought a 5V adressable led strip from internet, the length of it is 150cm. It has 90 leds on the strip. I put the led in JRAINBOW socket but it didn't worked. After I read the user manual of motherboard, it says that " IMPORTANT ...
  23. E

    Question Orange led lights up on freshly built PC

    Yesterday I managed to build my new PC, installed a windows on it, it was a little complicated at first, because I had an older version of Windows, but fortunately I could download a newer version, and it started to work. But the problem is: after 2-3 of usage, I turned off the computer, and...
  24. I

    [SOLVED] LEDs that reflect temperature?

    I've never purchased a liquid cooled system before. Getting an i9-9900k i think i'm going to check it out this time around. Curious though, I see all these RGB LEDS. That's great and pretty and all, but i couldn't care much about it. I'd much rather see blue when it's cool, red when it gets hot...
  25. Thulamir

    [SOLVED] VGA Red LED & Display is black with Solid White line

    I am building two systems at the same time and they have both run into the same problem. They both have the vga led solid red and the display shows a black screen with a solid white line in the upper left corner. The specs are: Ryzen 5 1600 AF Gigabyte RX 570 Gigabyte B450m aorus m Raidmax...
  26. J

    [SOLVED] Red light above the RAM slots I use

    Heya! So I just build got done building my first PC. AMD ryen 7 3700x MSI RTX 2060 SUPER MSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX G.SKILL 16 GB RAM I have XMP enabled in the BIOS and everything is working fine! But above RAM the A2 and B2 (where I have my sticks installed) slot 2 red LED are on. Is this...
  27. mrfungi

    [SOLVED] RGB on new motherboard not working properly

    Hello everyone, I recently upgraded my CPU and MB to an i7-9700k and ASUS Maximus Hero XI. The issue I have is that on the motherboard itself the RGB, or LED lighting, doesn't work when the PC is turned on. However, when the PC is turned off, the lights come back on. I've checked the BIOS...
  28. gurkab

    [SOLVED] Power LED does not work

    So I did a PC build the other day. My case is a Lian Li 205 Tempered Glass and my motherboard is an Asus ROG Maximus Hero Wi Fi. PSU is a 750 watt Evga G+. When i first turned on the PC I'm actually not sure the state of the LED. It may have been on or may have been off. But around Thursday i...
  29. EddyPC

    Question How much ARGB fans can I connect to SATA power supply output?

    good evening to everyone, I have a cable that has 4 SATA with a single 6 pin output from the power supply. I have 8 ARGB 2300 rpm PWM fans, 1 PWM splitter (SATA power), 1 ARGB splitter (SATA power), HDD (SATA power) and the AIO pump (SATA power). Can I connect everything with that cable...
  30. B

    [SOLVED] My Asus B350M-A has a blinking amber LED under the GPU and I'm not sure what that means

    My motherboard (Asus B350M-A) has an amber slow flashing light located here (Can't pinpoint exactly the place without opening the whole thing). I believe it's a light indicating something related to the GPU (RX580) but I'm not sure what exactly is the LED indicating. I've tried to look it on...
  31. J

    [SOLVED] How to control Asus Aura Sync without mobo header?

    I bought a case with three Aura Sync RGB fans in there. The motherboard was a cheap one and doesn't have any Aura Sync slots at all. How can I control the fans, which have Aura Sync connections, without the header on the motherboard?
  32. A


    So today i got a new pc mobo: msi mag z390 tomahawk cpu: intel i7 7700 ram: hyper-x 16gb (rest gpu: gtx 1660) So, I did the setup, i made everything up and as soon as i go to start the pc it opens and shuts down immediately. I looked on mobo and saw the ram/cpu debug leds red. Plus when i try...
  33. HTMLars

    Question Will my pc handle the monitor?

    So I currently have an Acer 5 Nitro (Core i7 / 16 GB RAM / 1 TB SSD / GTX 1660Ti) and use it to edit video (4k) for a local film group and for gaming, both VR and standard. I am now thinking about upgrading my monitor to a Samsung 49" LED C49J890, but is a bit worried that my computer won't be...
  34. E

    [SOLVED] Simple LED lights powered by USB 2 header?

    I'm looking for some simple led lights tht connect to/powered by a USB 2 header - ios there such a thing? Thanks
  35. V


    im not sure what topic to ask this on sorry if this is the wrong thread. I have some extra led strips that i want to use on build but this build has a budget motherboard (literally only has 2 fan headers, cpu and sys lol). the ends of the rgb cables are i think 3/4pin crj (i think thats whats...
  36. M

    Question Possibly Fried Fan LEDs by Plugging Them In Troubleshooting

    I recently got the MF120R adressable RGB fan. I plugged it into my RGB cable splitter, which is plugged into my D_LED1 RGB connector on my Gigabyte B450 Aorus Elite. It worked fine. I then realised that the D_LED2 connector was close enough to be connected to my fan. I decided connect it to that...
  37. PorowSnax

    Question My pc keeps crashing while playing games

    Hello I built a new pc last month, everything was fine until 3 days ago. While playing red dead 2 i had my pc crash. Symptoms Black screen all usb connect devices flashes (I think they are resetting) All fans on the pc are still spinning. RGB lights are still on, so thats cool... GPU has a...
  38. Z

    Question Confused no display new CPU

    Have an issue I have been trying to tackle this past day. Ill post all parts I have on my computer that will be of use. Motherboard: MSI B350M Pro-VD MATX CPU: Ryzen 5 3600 (and had a Ryzen 1300X) GPU: 1060ti 6gb PSU: Corsair CX550M 550 WATT The issue is after installing my Ryzen 5 3600 my...
  39. S

    Question Questions Regarding LED Light Strips and Bias Lighting

    Hey Guys, I’ve recently read about the benefits of Bias Lighting and how it can help in reducing eye strains. I am really intrigued by this and wish to set it up for my 24 inch PC monitor and 2 60 inch TV we have at home. Although LED light strips are very new to me so I just have some...
  40. N

    [SOLVED] Samsung HDTV Monitor T24B350 Won't Turn On

    Hi, I have a years old 24 inch Samsung LED HDTV monitor (T24B350) which was working as of this past August. Ever since I have tried to use it in October and now today, it will not turn on. The red standby light turns on, and when the power button is pushed the light goes away and then comes...