Forum discussion tagged with lost.
  1. B

    [SOLVED] Recover data from accidentally formatted hard drive

    Hi. I have a M.2 Sata with Windows 10 and a HDD 1 TB for data. I replaced the M.2 Sata with a NVMe. In the section of the Windows 10 installer (USB) where you select the partition you want to install de OS, there was the NVMe and the HDD. Accidentally I formatted the HDD (I had tons of data)...
  2. R

    Question Laptop Acts Like There’s No OS.

    I have an HP Elitebook 8560w that’s acting kinda weird. I try to install different distros of Linux on it but after it installs, it acts as if there is no OS when it restarts after install. Its had Linux installed on it in the past. Below is what I’ve done: Different SSDs Used main HDD bay and...
  3. T

    [SOLVED] Lost crypto wallets on partition

    I have a few crypto wallets from 5+ years ago, which I think would be worth something now. Bitcoin, Monero and Dogecoin, and perhaps one more. I had these on my old hard drive, which I migrated to a new hard drive as a new partition. I've been trying to find these wallets a few times but to no...
  4. Z

    Question Computer keeps crashing when playing a certain game after windows refresh

    So to begin my breaker tripped in my room and my computer wouldn't boot after that. After Troubleshooting I found it to be an SSD that had nothing to do with Boot. Removed it other SSD still didn't want to boot. Would be detected in an External HDD/SDD bay though. So I refreshed Windows to...
  5. J

    Question My 10yr old son wants a gaming computer for Christmas, and I'm lost!

    Hello, My son has been asking for a gaming computer for a couple years now, but I cannot justify spending thousands of dollars on a computer for a 10 year old. So the last couple of nights after he has gone to bed, I have sat up and researched how to build an entry level gaming PC. I've found...
  6. pranjal6969

    Question I can't turn on my system. It tries to boot but never boots.

    Hi! I am facing this issue for like the past three days. First it was a shutdown while I was gaming. It tried restarting on its own several times but didn't start. I removed the ram and tried plugging it again and it boot up the system for like 5 mins. So I went and replaced the ram. It worked...
  7. velocci

    Question Lost folder in QNAP TS-653D NAS

    Hi, anyone have a QNAP NAS? I recently bought my TS-653D. I have 2 Storage Pools, Storage Pool 1 and Storage Pool 2. Storage Pool 1 has my Config volume which is the system volume containing my apps. Storage Pool 2 has my Data volume containing my data. Inside my Data volume, I had a multimedia...
  8. W

    [SOLVED] !! Freezing Computer!! Help wanted!

    Hello everyone, First of all thank you for reading my topic, I'm fairly new to this site but I have already checked multiple topics where people had (more of the same) problem as I did but I haven't found a solution yet. I'm having a freezing/Deadlocking/lock-up computer issue for quite a...
  9. BobMcSmith

    [SOLVED] Interface not working after moving computer

    Hello! I had temporarily moved my computer (for a vr test) , and didn't bring my interface with, and now, after moving back to my original spot, my interface is no longer detected by my computer. I've tried reinstalling audio drivers and the like, but to no avail. i5-7600k H170 PRO GAMING GTX...
  10. J

    [SOLVED] Does IEMI unblocking wipe the phone?

    Hi all, basically I lost my phone and decided it was gone forever, I took the usual steps through the android find my phone and erase, blocked the IEMI and sim. Just wondering if someone were to find this and take it to a dodgy phone shop to get it unblocked, would the process (if anyone is...
  11. C

    [SOLVED] LG 55 B8 Stand Screw Size.

    Hey, While moving the stand screws for my 55 B8 were lost. Currently my TV is sitting in the box... Does anyone know the size of the screws so I can find new ones, or know how I can buy new ones? Does anyone have solutions that does not include wall mounting? Thank you.
  12. G

    [SOLVED] I'm Switching Motherboards, and I need help.

    So, I currently have two different motherboards and I want to change it to an 1155 socket from 1156 (i5-750) so I can use my i7 3770 cpu. But the problem is that I'm not sure of what extra components i need before switching them. The only thing that I know is that both motherboards are...
  13. A

    [SOLVED] How do I restore a long lost Minecraft world

    So I had this world which is very dear to me that I lost back in 1.2.5, It was made on another PC and I lost it there. Even though I think it is impossible to get it back, was just wondering if there is some way. If it is possible please tell me how. This is a very dear world to me and I put a...
  14. E

    Question PC started crashing with no changes beforehand

    CPU: Intel Core i5-8600K Coffee Lake 6-Core 3.6 GHz LGA 1151 (have not tried to oc) CPU FAN: Noctua NH-D15, Premium CPU Cooler with 2x NF-A15 PWM 140mm Fans MOBO: ASUS ROG Strix Z370-E Gaming LGA 1151 (300 Series) Intel Z370 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.1 ATX Intel Motherboard GPU: EVGA GeForce GTX...
  15. G

    Question Computer boots 1 stick of RAM but not 2...

    I need help. So recently I upgraded (see: mostly new build) my PC with newer parts. I say newer since it's a combo of new and used parts. Problem I'm having is only ONE stick of RAM is reading. When I put two sticks in, the computer turns on, but won't boot at all. And I'm getting a...
  16. kikobie

    Best choice to upgrade from gtx 1060

    Hello guys Need help on deciding what to do. I recently got a Asus Gtx 1060 dual Oc and found out about a new 6gb deal in a store near us here in the philippines. They say its because of over production. My cpu is i5 3570k @ 4.4ghz max temps at 76celcius aircooled. Got 2 SSDs 1 120gb and another...
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    How do I make a computer surround sound with a 3.5mm work on a projector with a 3.5mm . I have it connected but no sound

    I can’t get sound out of my projector. It has a 3.5mm port on the projector and a 3.5 Jax on the surround sound and when you connect the two there’s no sound . Should I use some other type of cable . My hdmi port is how I’m receiving my cable channels.
  18. R

    What can i do with a beastly pc?

    So, today in my free time i saw a pc build with gtx 1080ti sli, i9 7960x, 64gb ddr4 ram and stuff, just wondering what people do with such builds?
  19. S

    I5 8400 VS I5 6600k at 4.2 ghz which is better

    i am building a new computer for christams and i just wanted to know am i better of going for the I5 8400 base clock which is 3.9 i think or the I5 6600k overclocked to 4.2 ghz I have a budget of 800 and i alrealdy have a 500w psu so i am leaving that out https://uk.pcpartpicker.com/list/YZbxXH
  20. J

    trojan dectected on clean system

    I recently did a clean install of windows 10 from a usb drive. After installing Vipre Security Suite it detects a trojan, trojan.downloader.JQUA. How do I get rid of this. Reinstalling windows isn't helping.
  21. D

    Different RAM kit compatibility

    So currently I have 8gb (2x4gb) of Kingston HyperX white 1600Mhz RAM. I plan to upgrade to 16gb in the near future. So I was browsing on amazon for the same type of ram, which I found. I could buy one 4gb stick for 28$, or a 2x4gb for 73$. If I buy two 4gb sticks individually, or buy the...
  22. W

    Looking for a sleek PC Case!

    Hey there beautiful, I'm looking for a relatively inexpensive case (around the £50 and under mark) to fit a an ATX motherboard and a GTX 770 Lightning (its a bit longer - innit). I really don't want a flashy case, just a minimalistic sleek one if possible. If you actually see my past threads I...
  23. D

    Nvidia shadowplay not working properly?

    Okay so a few days ago i found out about this nvidia shadowplay feature, So i thought i'd give it a bash. When i'm recording the desktop everything is fine, Works like a charm. But when i try to record a game it goes weird. I was recording tomb raider and usually i get above 60 FPS and even when...
  24. senthurpandian

    WiFi speed in iPhone

    Hi, I have 105mbps internet connection. I'm using Netgear N600 router. In my desktop connected using Ethernet cable, I get about 95mbps speed in speed test .net In my iPhone connected using 5G WiFi, I get only 20mbps using Speed test .net Is there any setting I have to tweak? Thanks in advance
  25. addison

    Will I be bottlenecked?

    I got a r9 270 for a pretty good price, 150$ today. My PC has 5GB DDR2 800MHZ (yeah I know, a low amount, my CPU cooler is very large so it makes a takes over 1 ram module slot. 550 Power Up! PSU AMD Athlon 2 X4 635 I know my CPU is pretty old. I got it 5 or so years ago, it was basically as...
  26. Blubberykollis

    NH-D14 to NH-D15

    So one I day I decided to waste some money. I bought the NH-D15 when I have the NH-D14. So my question; I have the maximus VII Formula, do I need to change the plate on the backside of the motherboard that came along with the cooler? Or can I stay with the plate thingy from nh-d14 and use it...
  27. M

    FPS problem with New Computer

    Hi guys, Sorry if this is the wrong place to put this, I am new to this site but hopefully someone can point me in the right direction. I was fortunate enough to receive parts to build a new PC for Christmas, and have finished the build but have run into a problem. I have been getting low...
  28. TheStoryteller

    Computer Crashing (Can't Designate Issue) [BCCode 0x124]

    Recently, my computer has been crashing and automatically restarting. I've tried several things to fix this problem, but nothing seems to work. The problem is a crash with the BCCode 0x124, originating from hal.dll. This indicates a hardware malfunction, but I don't know what exactly. The...
  29. T

    Computer won't boot to BIOS

    I built my first computer today. Everything seemed to be fine, until I plugged it into my monitor. I can see that the cpu fan, gpu fans, and the two system fans are spinning. I, however, don't get any reception on my monitor. I was wondering that since I don't have an optical drive or windows...
  30. J

    Rebuilt Asus k53e, missing all drivers

    Hi, My dad's computer was so full of viruses that I had to rebuild windows 7 home premium 64 bit on it. I was just following advice and didn't do any up front research. Therefore, I did not built any recovery discs. Windows installed properly, however, I am missing all drivers for the computer...
  31. T

    BIOS won't boot win7 after restarting, will do only after shutdown.

    Hello. I have installed Win7 Home Premium SP1. Win7 installs fine. Then I install all the motherboard drivers and graphics card. Then I let it windows update. After that it wants to restart, and then after a short UEFI BIOS message, there is just black screen. If I turn off the PC and on...