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  1. Mr. White

    [SOLVED] Those awful power indicator LEDs

    Hi! Can those power indicator LEDs just be disabled some way, or is the only way to get rid of these putting tape over them? Is it safe to tape them? Asus Rog Strix RTX 2070 Super OC
  2. jaymc

    Question HP Omen 2018 15.6 144hz upgrade to UHD glossy or touchscreen is it possible ? Model I5-ce003na

    Hey people... My son's laptop (HP Omen Model I5-ce003na) screen is broken, his brother threw something at him an broke screen. I was wondering can I upgrade it to UHD glossy I think it's a TFT in it previously it's a 30 pin model no B156HAN04.2... What are my options... can I go 4k.. can I go...
  3. K

    [SOLVED] 12V RGB Led Strip Sync via Splitter for NZXT H210 case ?

    12V RGB Led Strip Sync via Splitter/Hub/Controller for NZXT H210 case. Hi all, So this is my very first time building on an ITX based system. Below are the specs: Case: NZXT H210 Case (not H210i). Mobo: MSI B450i Mini-ITX. RGB Led Strip: 12v from Amazon UK...
  4. Boje22

    Question Bricked & Fried Mobo?

    I didn’t use my better judgement today. Created an account for a second opinion and to log my stupid mistake. specs: Ryzen 7 3700x (prev. Ryzen 3 3300x) w/ temporary stock cooler (lack of abundant thermal paste required me to swap out my EVO Cooler) ASUS B450 Pro 2x 32GB 3600mhz Corsair ram...
  5. Question DIY Custom Led projector

    I want to ask you, if it is possible to do This project ? My car's low beam is not really good, and I want to make really good headlights. Headlights that are really bright when you need it. This headlight upgrade should be cheap (Price to Performance ratio). I added a rough picture of what I...
  6. Amille8546

    [SOLVED] Questions about RGB LED options

    The PC that I am working on is a Gigabyte B450M DS3H WIFI (B450M DS3H WIFI (rev. 1.x) Specification | Motherboard - GIGABYTE U.S.A. ) I've never done lighting and need to know what to buy and were to plug it in. This is new, so I am basically trying to understqand the differences (e.g. 5v...
  7. R

    [SOLVED] LED Strip VS microphone

    Hello! I bought a led strip today. I plugged in and everything was fine, but when I join to teamspeak or discord my microphone is buzzing. Is there anybody who has the same problem and if there any solution? The led strip isn't connected to the PC, it has an own 240W plug. My mic is connected...
  8. [SOLVED] Are magnetic LED strips safe for my build?

    I've got two of these: on the packaging they give a warning: “To avoid system instability and possible data loss Do Not attach these magnetic LED strips directly to DRAM, SSD's or HDD's” I've only seen this after I bought them, otherwise I would have gone for the non magnetic kind and...
  9. N

    [SOLVED] Help connecting LED strips

    Hello there I recently bought 10 meters of LED strip to the roof of my room. But I was 2 meters short. I need to buy 2 meters more. So I looked online to see how I connect 2 led strips, and I found this product: https://www.parts-express.com/LED-Lighting-Strip-Splice-10-Pcs.-073-0102 So my...
  10. [SOLVED] MSI B250i can’t change the colour of LED strip lights

    Hi, I recently purchased these LED Strip Lights I have an MSI B250i gaming pro ac mother board. The LED's light up with a red colour when the PC is on. I would like to change the colour of these. I have installed the 'Gaming App' from MSI which is the tool for changing the LED colour...
  11. Burnsy69

    Question Strange LED behaviour

    Hello, So something strange just happened and I would really appreciate some help or advice! I have just had a issue in-game so I went ahead and clicked the reset button on my case which not only reset the pc but also turned the LED from multi coloured to red and after turning it on again i...
  12. N

    [SOLVED] Why is my power button led flickering?

    Recently, I built a new pc (specs at the end) and once I booted it up I noticed that the led on the power button on top of the case (NZXT H510) was flickering. I went back and made sure the front panel connector was fully plugged in, but it kept flickering. Just wondering if this is a problem I...
  13. M

    [SOLVED] My Cooler Master Devastator 3 Mouse LED won't change and it's stuck on red

    The mouse was working fine yesterday, but now i cant change the colours. Is there any known reason for this? And if there is how do i fix it?
  14. Question How can i have animated keyboard backlight?

    I bought a gaming laptop last week and i can set the color to red, blue, green, yellow and etc but i cant animate it. I was wondering if there is anyway to add animations like breathe, Rainbow, Wave, etc. There is a default a software (Control center 3.0 Led keyboard settings) for keyboard...
  15. WillMclennan

    [SOLVED] PC boots up, however EZ debug cpu LED is on

    So this is an odd one which iv not been able to find an answer for. I recently upgraded from a Ryzen 5 2600x, to a Ryzen 7 5800x. My bios has been updated, version is dated 8/12/2020. I have a red CPU LED (EZ debug) on my motherboard... the information that the instructions give are not...
  16. Spaghetti123

    [SOLVED] Lian Li O11 Dynamic XL case -- front LED is only partially turned on ?

    I put together my pc about 2 days ago but i've found that there is one portion of the front led strip that only turns on. The rest doesn't turn on and i'm wondering if it's a problem with the cables or if it's just a faulty case? I've plugged in the sata connector and connected the vdg...
  17. Mratki

    Question Asus ROG STRIX B550-F GAMING motherboard doesn't support any software for RGB...

    So I made full RGB setup cuz I'm kinda fan of it and I also bought Asus ROG STRIX B550-F GAMING motherboard which is working perfectly but RGB... I tried couple of softwares which includes, Aura sync and Armoury Crate too, and I cannot find any software that might change RGB logo on...
  18. S

    Question LED software interference after installing new GPU

    So this isn't a huge problem, as it really only affects the CPU cooler LED, but I'm genuinely curious what happened to cause it.. I'm running a Gamdias CHIONE M2-240R as a liquid cooler for the CPU, as well as their lighting hub which uses the 5V 3-pin addressable connector on the motherboard...
  19. F

    [SOLVED] HELP! Curved 165Hz 27" gaming monitors

    Hello, I was hoping some of the smart people of Tom's Hardware could help me choose/find the differences between these 2 curved monitors. MSI Optix 27" FHD 165Hz 4ms GTG Curved VA LCD FreeSync Gaming Monitor (MAG270CR)...
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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)
  23. 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...
  24. 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...
  25. 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...
  26. 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...
  27. 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...
  28. 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...
  29. 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...
  30. 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...
  31. 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
  32. 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?
  33. 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 😣
  34. 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...
  35. 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...
  36. 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...
  37. 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...
  38. 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. 🤔
  39. jamaloo

    [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...
  40. 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...