Forum discussion tagged with mainboard.
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    Question [Tech Support] Mainboard can't recognize CPU after traveling

    Today I had just finished moving my PC to another house on an 8-hour drive. When I reached my destination and connect everything up, the monitor does not recognize any signal and when I look at the MB, the cpu light flashes which means that the MB does not recognize the cpu. So, I tried...
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    Question Gigabyte Aorus Dual Bios broken?

    My System: CPU Ryzen 5 2600X RAM 2x 16GB 2666 Mhz HyperX GPU GTX 980ti MOBO B450 Aorus Pro Problem: My BIOS was still on the F2 (2nd) Bios Version, so I tried updating it to F32 to improve stability and Voltage unlocking (current Version, I can barely modify the CPU OC). I downloaded...
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    [SOLVED] [solved] compatibility question

    Hey there, I have a question regarding Cpu and Mainboard compatibility as I'm fairly new to this whole thing and get overwhelmed easily and friends have been telling me different things about this stuff. I have an intel core i7 6700k cpu and am currently looking for a replacement mainboard for...

    Question ASUS TUF B450M-PRO GAMING vs ASRock B450M Steel Legend

    Which one should I get for non-APU RYZEN, moderate to heavy OCing

    Question Why ASUS TUF B450M-Plus have no heatsink over the VSoC phases?

    Just curious if it going to overheating or not under moderate to heavy OCing and why ASUS didn't bother to put it on just like in the PRO model?
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    Question Is the Corsair VS 650 PSU compatible with the Mainboard x470 Gaming Carbon Pro?

    Hey there ive got the corsair vs 650 power supply unit and i wonder if its compatible with the x470 mainboard which needs a 12pin , it says the corsair has an EPS12V Connector, is that the one? Thanks a ton!
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    Question B450M Ram Issue

    Greetings everyone! I have little issue with my RAM lets start. im using MB - B450M DS3H Ram: Corsair Vengeance LPX 16gb (2x8gb) 3000mhz ( cmk16gx4m2b3000c15 ) Ryzen 5 2600, Stock Cooler and 550 W PSU with GTX 1060 problem is that i cant reach more than 2666Mhz Using XMP profile 1 ( cuz i have...
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    [SOLVED] Just Mainboard and CPU upgrade .

    Good day , Since my CPU stopped working , I figured its time for an upgrade. But my GPU (GTX 970 4GB OC) , RAM (Corsair Vengeance 8gb ddr3 1666mhz) and rest of parts other than CPU works fine so would it be ok if i just replace my mainboard with Gigabyte Aorus x470 ultra gaming and a Ryzen 7...
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    Question My RAM can't be detected

    Hello, For a year i had the problem that my PC from one day to another stopped detecting 8 GB's of RAM . I have tried several things to find out what the problem might be , moving sticks in other slots, running memtest86, flashing the BIOS, the last thing i want to try is putting the sticks in...
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    Question Memory Frequency and Compatibility

    So following question: If a Mainboard officially Supports Memory at 2400MHz, 2667MHz, 2933MHz and 3200MHz, what should I be aware of if I decide to purchase a 3000MHz kit, due to availability and pricing?
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    [SOLVED] Problem causing huge temperature spikes and fps drops in games

    A few weeks ago Ive been noticing a problem that seems to have gotten worse ever since. When playing a game my cpu and gpu seem to shut down, causing huge frame drops making most games completely unplayable as these fps drops happen so frequently. I researched it and concluded it had to be a...
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    Question How to get the max of an i7-7700K CPU from an ASUS H110M-A mobo

    Hi, Soon I will replace my current CPU (i5-6500) with an i7-7700K CPU ... how can I get the max of my hardware with this config (maybe overclocking and RAM settings)? I will be having the following setup: i7-7700K with Coolermaster Hyper 212 EVO Universal CPU Cooler ASUS H110M-A Corsair...
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    Question Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Pro RAM Clearance

    Hello I was wondering if this system was compatible in terms of RAM clearance with this cooler. Thanks in advance
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    [SOLVED] Mainboard Compatible with my CPU

    Short question: Does my i7 3700 non K fit and work in my Gigabyte Z170X UD3? (Please don't say anything like oh why a non K in a Z Series Board boo hoo) Is it Compatible?
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    Question USB Turbo Charger

    Hello, I have got the Z390 Gigabyte Aorus Master (rev. 1.0) Mainboard and it tells me that it does support the USB Turbo Charge. So I have tried to install their Software from their official website ( ) but every...
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    Question 2 CPU headers on msi b450 gaming pro carbon?

    Hi, the MSI B450 Gaming Pro Carbon has two Pins for CPU (as you can see on the image). My PSU doesnt have 2 CPU cables, only a 4+4 Pin. Do i need both cables and a new PSU or is this just for hardcore OC?
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    Question MSI B450I GP has EZ Debug VGA LED

    Hello, I have a problem with my Motherboard and my new case. I have the MSI B450I Gaming Plus AC and just got myself a Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX. I tested the mobo before in my old big atx case (it fitted) and it worked like it should. Then my new case arrived and I installed it. After I...
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    Question Can a DDR3 type GPU be used with a DDR4 type motherboard?

    I was planing to buy a 2GB GPU. In the specifications of that GPU, I noticed it has DDR3 type memory. My motherboard is Gigabyte Z370XP SLI DDR4 8th Gen Intel LGA1151 Socket Mainboard. It supports DDR4 type RAM. I'm confused if it will support a DDR3 type GPU.
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    Question renew paste on several years old cpu?

    Should you renew paste on several years old unused mainboard? Thank you.
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    Question RAM Slots not working anymore

    First of all I'd like to excuse my english, hope you will understand everything, if not please ask for clarification! I've had a problem for a long time and now I'm finally trying to solve it. My PC always ran with my 2x 4GB of RAM in the dual channel (A1 & B1) and everything is compatible...