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    [SOLVED] Need help with inaccessible boot device BSOD- possibly from water damage

    System: Ryzen 7 3800x x470 crosshair hero vii Strix gtx 1080 Gskill tridentz neo 3600 970 evo m.2 500gb - boot device 860 evo 500gb adata ssd 250gb So I've kept my computer on the ground for years and the day finally came where I dropped a large cup of water on top of it. The top of the case...
  2. Abdmin01

    [SOLVED] Should i use m.2 ssd's provided heatsink or motherboard's provided heatsink?

    I'm new to m.2 nvme ssd and i just bought adata ssd SX8200 Pro 2TB which included it's own heatsink and my motherboard is Z390 aorus pro wifi which also included it's own heatsink that they call thermal guard. There is not many info about each of these included heatsink. So which one is better...
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    [SOLVED] How should I go about replacing my boot drive with another SSD?

    How should I go about replacing my boot drive with another SSD that doesn't have windows yet? (I only have one M.2 slot) Should I download windows to my HDD and then just download windows on my new SSD? Thanks!
  4. Boqweefius

    [SOLVED] Installed new M.2 SSD and installed windows onto it, now I disocnnected my orignial sata ssd with windows and cannot boot to the M.2

    Originally had 1 SATA ssd with windows 10 installed and 2 HDD for storage. Recently bought 2 1tb M.2 Drives to replace everything. I installed the drives and then proceeded to install windows. selected one of the M.2 drives and then was able to get into windows 10 just fine. Shut off pc then...
  5. aaxyl

    [SOLVED] Problem with M.2 NVMe SSD not being recognized

    Hi all, I have a problem with my M.2 NVMe SSD (a 512GB Samsung PM981) not being recognized properly by either the BIOS or in Windows (it sometimes is recognized and sometimes isn't), and I'm not sure if it's because of the motherboard slot (I don't have another M.2 SSD to try it out with or a...
  6. GS1993

    [SOLVED] Xpg SX8200 Pro vs EVO 970 Plus vs WD Black SN750

    Best M.2 ssd? https://pcpartpicker.com/list/dZTRL2 thanks in advance fo comments and advice
  7. Aqua853

    Question Pc won't detect M.2 WiFi card

    I got a m.2 WiFi card to put into my PC but my PC won't detect the card or anything, can someone help me? if you're wondering my motherboard is the Asrock B365 Pro4.
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    [SOLVED] M.2 ssd High Temps?

    So i bought a m.2 ssd (WD Black SN750 1TB M.2 SSD) and the temps according to software has been Min: 43c Max: 72c. from what i have read 70 is like dangerous... The location of the m.2 is behind the GPU and the heatsink didnt seem to be touching the m.2? should i push the ssd onto the heatsink...
  9. Avro Arrow

    [SOLVED] ASRock X370 Killer SLI non-ultra M.2 riser screw size

    Well, this is going to be a toughy. I recently purchased a WD SN550 1TB NVMe drive to reduce game load times. Oddly, it didn't come with a retaining screw. I say oddly because the only other M.2 drive that I ever purchsed, my AData SP900NS38, came with two screws (one black, one silver). I...
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    [SOLVED] M.2 SSD won't show up in BIOS (incompatible?)

    I have been trying to install a Samsung 860 EVO Sata M.2 2TB SSD to my ASRock B365M Pro4-F Motherboard. It is not showing up in the BIOS. Looking around the internet I found some things to try: "In BIOS, go to Advanced settings, then go to Onboard Devices Configuration. Look for the PCI...
  11. V

    [SOLVED] Which M.2 SSD Should I Get?

    I am currently only using a 2 TB HDD and everything takes ages to boot up. I just started doing some research on M.2 SSD's, and I thought I'd ask here on which one of these I should get before I buy it this week. Team M.2 SSD 256GB MS30 -...
  12. En_g_neer

    [SOLVED] x570 Can't Find M.2 nor USB to Flash New Bios

    So I have been doing a bit of research on this for the last couple of hours, with no solution found. Problem: I just built a new computer, and brought my hard drives over. Windows is booting and was setup fine from my 2.5" SSD, connected via SATA, and my HDD over SATA was recognized as well. My...
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    [SOLVED] Trying to find a good M.2 SSD between Samsung and Sabrent

    I currently have a gen 3 motherboard, Aorus z390 Ultra. I'm confused about which of these 3 drives I should get since I only have a gen 3 mobo. Samsung 970 Evo Plus 2tb Sabrent Rocket Q4 2tb Sabrent Rocket 2tb Firstly, I'm not sure what the difference is between those two Sabrent drives, one...