Forum discussion tagged with Lighting.
  1. Thorocious

    Question RGB help needed.

    Hi guys, first time poster but long time lurker. I am about to upgrade my case to the 21st century and really want to have a nice rgb setup for it. Having done quite a lot of googling already, I am now more confused about the mess that is RGB than I was before. So I think i'm going to get the...
  2. Iver Hicarte

    [SOLVED] How to control Lian Li Galahad 360 RGB lighting?

    Greetings, Firstly, apologies if I posted in the wrong topic thread, I'm not really sure where to post this issue I'm having. Anyways, I have a Galahad 360 RGB AIO from Lian Li, now I wish to control the rgb lighting through software, the problem is...the AIO model I bought is not the ARGB...
  3. L

    [SOLVED] AIO working, but no lighting.

    I have a Coolermaster ML240L V2 RGB plugged into the JRGB header on my B550 Tomahawk, but none of the lights are on. It's my new second pc and my first time using an AIO.
  4. PsychoPsyops

    [SOLVED] Water cooler lighting scheme

    Hello. I have an MSI Coreliquid 360R V2 liquid cooler installed. I have an Asrock motherboard with it's janky Polychrome rgb software. I am trying to get dual static colors on each fan, in the same scheme as the picture on the product's box, but can't seem to do it. Any help would be...
  5. YouBelongToOcean

    Question Ram not showing up on MSI mystic light

    I recently built a gaming pc and at first everything went fine and I was able to connect all my components to MSI mystic light. But after a few days the ram just disappeared from mystic light and I have no idea how to get it back. I have reinstalled MSI center together with mystic light multiple...
  6. A

    Question Razer Ornata V2 light issues

    Hi I bought a Razer Ornata V2 today, when i turn off lightings, V and END keys are still lights up. Do i need to refund the product ? I reseted keyboard and re-installed Razer Synapse and its same. Sorry if my words are screwed, my native language is not english :/
  7. Iver Hicarte

    [SOLVED] A-RGB vs. RGB?

    As the title says, what is the difference between A-RGB and RGB. From how I interpret it, I think A-RGB means you can fully customize the RGB lighting while RGB is just "pure" RGB, you cannot change the lighting to a specific color you desire. Apologies for the ludicrous question, but I just...
  8. J

    Question Graphics Issue In Game - Strange pattern In lighting/shadows/reflections

    Hi. So I noticed this in Microsoft Flight Simulator at first but I'm noticing it in other games now too. I have no idea what it is. I'm seeing some weird texture/patterns in what seems to be lighting, reflections, or shadows areas of games. I've tried messing with a few of the graphics settings...

    Build Advice Need help in choosing parts for a new build

    Hey guys, I am planning to build a new PC for gaming and productivity (mostly Software Development). For the time being, I'll be using a single 1440p monitor for the time being with no plans on upgrading to a 4k display for at least 2 years. Budget Range: ~$2500 System Usage from Most to Least...
  10. RAIDGoblin

    [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...
  11. lootzy

    [SOLVED] What is needed for Corsair iCue?

    I am building a new PC and ended up with several Corsair iCue RGB lighting parts but I've never done RGB lighting before so am not sure what I need to get it going properly. My parts: Corsair 4000X Case Corsair H115i CPU Cooler Corsair LL120 RBG fans Like a noob, I just figured you'd...
  12. aerski

    [SOLVED] Zotac 2080 TI Lighting and OC Scanner Issues

    It's been about a year since I got my Zotac 2080 TI Amp Extreme (wish I had waited for the 3090 lol) and it started throwing issues about a week ago. I've searched every Reddit thread, Zotac thread ETC.. for a week now. Firestorm is Zotac's program, which includes a Spectra tab to customize the...
  13. P

    [SOLVED] ARGB Fan Connector

    Hi there, I recently built my first PC. All went well, save for one minor thing - I bought aRGB case fans. The fans, once connected in series, came with a cable consisting of three female connector pins things (I don't know all the terminology, sorry!), labelled "VDG" from left to right. Now, I...
  14. M

    Question Aorus z390 xtreme fan controller has stopped me from changing Corsair sp 120 pro fans colours.

    Hey guys I have been through so much struggle the past 6 months. During the setup of my pc I used the default fanhub supplied with the aorus z390 xtreme motherboard. After using fusion 2.0 I have never been able to change or alter my fans rgb colours. I purchased the commander pro along with...
  15. J

    [SOLVED] Questions on setting up RGB correctly for my build

    Hi all, long time lurker, first time poster. First off a snapshot of my build after adding the Deepcool RGB strips and 2 more Thermaltake fans to achieve a push/pull setup on my radiator. (I had 4 working with RGB before off of one header, daisy chained) i7-8700 (non-k) 32GB RAM 2666mhz (4x8...
  16. J

    Question Backlit Keyboard lighting advice

    I had to replace my Iogear GCS1808 KVM. I had a lighted keyboard which had one USB connector for the keyboard, and another for the backlight. I just plugged that into one of my computers and it worked. My keyboard blew with the KVM, Iogear says it does not supports lights. Are there any...
  17. S

    Question Installing RGB fans with 1 RGB header

    I have the Asus Prime Z370-A prime. This motherboard only has 1 RGB header on the mother board. If I want to install multiple RGB fans including CPU cooling would it be better to use a controller or just use a splitter and control all components with the Asus Aura Sync program. If anybody has...
  18. Molson91

    Question Corsair RGB Lighting

    I'm very confused with the corsair lighting nodes and hubs. I have 6 corsair RGB fans and the Corsair RGB fan LED hub and plan on purchasing 4 corsair LED strips and the lighting node pro. So if I plug-in my corsair fan hub to a lighting node pro, will I be able to control each fan separately...
  19. pwncakes

    Question Confused with Corsair lighting configuration.

    Hello guys, I'm really confused. My case is the Corsair iCUE 465X RGB which comes with 3 LL120 RGB fans and a Lighting Node Core pre-installed into the case. I also bought the 3 Pack of the same LL120 RGB Fans. The 3 pack comes with a Lighting Node Pro + A 6 Fan Hub. How do I connect all the...
  20. 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...
  21. D

    [SOLVED] Please suggest PC parts for my Lighting and Rendering build

    Hi all, Approximate Purchase Date: In the end of October Budget Range: Around/Below 100K to 130K Indian Rupees. System Usage from Most to Least Important: Animation(Lighting and Rendering), GPU rendering, Gaming, Browsing, Sometimes overnight rendering( yes only sometime). Software usage: I...
  22. V

    Question Cooler Master ARGB fans LEDs not working

    So I've just bought a new motherboard and all that and the 3 in 1 Cooler master MF120R ARGBB fans and a MA410M CPU cooler, I've followed the instructions very carefully for both even watched youtube videos and for some reason only the fans are working and not the ARGB LEDS, One of the 3 in 1...
  23. R

    Question Can you turn off RGB lighting on Z390 Aorus Pro Wifi with BIOS only settings?

    Hello - I am very interested in the Z390 Aorus Pro Wifi. However it is critical that I am able to keep the inside of the case as dark as possible. Although lighting it up like a Christmas tree can be fun for gaming, for my purposes I want no lights at all on the inside, perhaps with the...
  24. J

    Question Recommendations on how to connect everything to an asus b 450 f rgb header

    I need to connect everything including 3 led strips/ 6 fans/ and 4 rgb Ram heat sinks. the fans and heat sinks are daisy chain-able. I think what i need is a controller but i am not sure. I just want to be able to control everything using aura sync.
  25. Z

    Question Asus Aura Sync Install Problem Version 1.07.60

    AuraServiceSetup.exe hangs on aac hal install and gives error 2753. Then gives window that setup failed 0x80070643 "fatal error during installation". Log File contains : [0784:342C][2019-05-23T12:55:00]e000: Error 0x80070643: Failed to perform minor upgrade of MSI package...
  26. J

    Question Help with Custom Builds: Media Server, Gaming Servers, Security, Router, WiFi and Lighting

    I would like to get some feedback and input from the community on some plans I had for making a really cool [network/systems/setup] for my planned house (not my current house as I want to build a house when I get enough money and time scrapped together). My setup isn't intended to be the biggest...
  27. S

    Is there a software I can use to help with rgb controls?

    Is there a software of some kind that lets you add effects to an RGB keyboard that doesn't have many effects? Can i program it to use corsairs software or anything?
  28. A

    Question Ml120 RBG Not Working.

    So I recently bought the ml120 Rbg fan pack with the included rgb controller and lighting node pro. I've installed the fan headers onto a fan controller and the rgb headers onto the included rgb controller. I have 4 fans and I've followed the instruction on the manual. I've put the rgb headers...
  29. N

    Question Case RGB

    Recently I downloaded the iCUE software from Corsair. I download this so I could get access to modifying the controls on my gaming mouse. After the download completed, my entire case fans turned off and now I cannot figure out a way to turn it on. I found out that the software does not support...
  30. K

    [SOLVED] How to connect 5-pin to 4- pin

    Hello, my keyboard (Roccat Isku fx) just broke and I've decided to use the RGB panel from the keyboard. It has a 5-pin connector and I'd like to connect it to my 4- pin connector on my motherboard. Is that possible? Thank you for replies.
  31. Y

    Question RTX 2070 high temps

    Hello all, I just got a new Asus Dual RTX 2070, and im wondering if my temps are normal. They are always at 83+ when gaming. Does using a 1440p screen make a diffrence, and is the temps normal?
  32. K

    Question Cant clock my Amd 8370

    Hello, so i have a Amd Fx 8370 and ASRock 990fx fatality killer with overclocking watercooling And since i got the pc I couldn’t clock it in bios. I clocked it with amd overdrive turbo cores, 6 cores to 4.3 ghz thats 21.5x and thats all i why is my bios rejecting every change i make in it?
  33. K

    [SOLVED] Issues with hard drives after restting and updating

    Hey guys, so I just bought an RX 580 so I decided to nuke my windows 10 and start a new with a fresh windows 10 install. So, I installed the RX 580 and a 7-port USB 3.0 internal card I got, shut down the computer, unplugged my storage space drives (and color-coded the cords so I wouldn't mix...
  34. L

    GPU skyrocketing to 99 Percent when starting Fortnite

    So I have a RX480 and an I5-i3300 with 3.3gghrtz max. Any of u got a solution for me? Is it Hardware related?
  35. D

    laptop sees external speakers as internal

    ive noticed when i connect my external speakers it sees them the same as their internal speakers anyway to seperate this? my laptop has one blown speaker so i turned balance of for the right speaker but this setting now applies to the external speakers its a thinkpad s540
  36. B

    Laptop WiFi's very crap after replacing thermal paste

    So the other day I got a cheap 'gaming' laptop of gumtree for £250. It is an ASUS K550JX with i7-4720hq and a GTX 950m 4gb with 8gb RAM. I installed a SSD and reinstalled windows and downloaded a game. My CPU and GPU was getting over 90c! So I took the laptop apart and replaced the thermal...
  37. T

    5960x overclock big air vs aio

    Hello, I recently upgraded from a 5820k to a 5960x. I was wondering if an aio such as the x62 kraken, 115i, evga clc 280mm improve the thermals compared to a r1 ultimate which I have already. The r1 kept my 5820k oc to 4.5 w/1.275vcore at 78c during stress tests. With the 5960x, attempting a...
  38. B

    Is this GPU compatible with this computer?

    Is this GPU compatible with this computer...
  39. J

    Which motherboard should I get for my build

    I have all the parts for my first custom built gaming pc and I'm still deciding which motherboard I should getfor my build. Motherboard 1 - Motherboard 2 - My...
  40. Reggod

    500GB External Drive not showing up anywhere

    Hi, So I went to turn on my Acer Aspire V5-531 which I hadn't used for a couple months yesterday, and to make a long story short the computer failed to boot due to an apparently failing hard drive. I removed the 500 GB Hitachi HTS54505OA7E380 and plugged it into a caddy to try to get the data...