Forum discussion tagged with mobo.
  1. Sshorab

    Discussion Courier my Desktop abroad.

    Hi, I'm planning to move abroad and take my desktop along with me, What are the best methods for packing my desktop, to prevent any parts from getting damaged? Mostly concerned over my CASE since it has glass panels. MOBO: Asus Maximus VIII Formula (IK) :rolleyes: CPU: Intel core i5 6400 😢...
  2. TheTealTiger

    Question Motherboard for 3700X

    Hey everyone, I'm new to pc building and still looking for a mobo. My parts which I will buy are Ryzen 7 3700x Stock cooler (maybe later a noctua) Rtx 2070 super (gigabyte gaming oc 3X) Corsair 3200 mhz 16 gb 2 nvme 1 tb (maybe later another ssd 1tb) Some case fans (starting with 3/4 max 7)...
  3. Muahahas

    Question GPU and MOBO compatibility can cause GSOD?

    Hi, i've build last friday a new PC with these components: The first two days was working fine, but it has started crashing with a green screen. I haven't done any overclock all is by default. And i have all the drivers updated. I've found that my GPU it's...
  4. FredChecken

    Question Think my new motherboard is dead out of box

    I'm currently trying to help my brother build a pc, here is a link to the part list: PCPartPicker Part List: CPU: AMD Ryzen 3 3200G 3.6 GHz Quad-Core Processor CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper H412R 34.1 CFM CPU Cooler Motherboard: ASRock B450M/AC Micro ATX...
  5. M

    Question My mobo that I am planning to purcarse may have issues

    On pc part picker this error comes up “NZXT H510i ATX Mid Tower Case has a front panel USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type C port, but the ASRock B365M Pro4 Micro ATX LGA1151 Motherboard does not have sufficient USB 3.2 Gen 2 or Gen 1 headers. The case USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type C port will not be usable.” Will this be...
  6. M

    Question Turning pre build into a normal pc

    3 years ago i got a dell inspiron 3670 and i put a graphics card in and that was it. Over the last year i have switched out multiple parts such as the HHD to an m.2 SSD, cpu and cpu cooler. Is it possible change every other part(PSU, mobo and case)? Beucase I have been thinking of getting a new...
  7. D

    Question Pc won't boot up after thermal paste

    Long story short, i noticed my CPU (ryzen 5 3600) was running a little hot so i opened up the case, removed the CPU cooler and the chip, applied the paste put everything back very carefully, when to turn it on and nothing, i removed the chip and looked at the pins none are bent and nk thermal...
  8. M

    Question Some fans that will fit

    Hello all, i have a dell inspiron 3670 desktop and i got a cooler last week and it doesnt fit, does anyone know of some small coolers that are compatible with my mobo? Thanks
  9. K

    [SOLVED] New Gaming PC

    Howdy, I'm planning a new PC build, I've worked out which pieces I want and just thought I would check in on whether there was something I missed like compatibility issues etc. I would primarily be using it for gaming and would not be wanting to upgrade for awhile. This is my plan: CPU: Intel...
  10. Aboje

    Question B450m Gaming Plus POSTed Once

    Hi guys, New rig setup just POSTed once, but after updating the BIOS I can’t seem to get any traction. I attempted to reset CMOS to no avail. I tried a different GPU (MSI GTX 1060 6GB *both DVI and HDMI ports & GTX 560ti *only DVI port). I tried the DVI port on the mobo to no avail as well...
  11. P

    Question Is my B350 VRMs enough for 3900X?

    I have a MSI B350 Gaming Pro Carbon. Right now I have R5 1600 installed, but I wanna upgrade to R7 3900X. Is this board and it's VRMs good enough for 3900X? Possibly 3900XT? Thank you for feedback!
  12. P

    [SOLVED] Quick qestion: Will (my) B350 motherboard support Zen2 refresh?

    Hey. I wanted to know if my board, MSI B350 Gaming Pro Carbon, will support Zen2 (Matisse) refresh. I was kinda disappointed when they said that B350 boards will not support Zen3, so this will be a nice goodbye for B350. I´m assuming that it´s the same chip, just overclocked. Can someone...
  13. P

    [SOLVED] Did I flash to right BIOS? Help

    My MOBO is B350 Gaming Pro Carbon. I flashed my BIOS today. I flashed ir because I need support for Zen2. Previously I had BIOS from this site: , which should support Zen2. But I found out that the support site of this...
  14. C

    Question Power Saving Mode

    Hello all. My pc is very old and I can not buy a new one right now. I’m gonna get married soon, so there is no room for additional expense. Pc was working okay, until one day I turned on, it went on power saving mode. I tried everything below. Please inform if anything I’m missing or any...
  15. LavaHouse

    Question New CPU MOBO & RAM no video output no USB connections

    Hi, last year I bought upgrades to my system but had this same problem and was too overwhelmed that I just shelved all the new stuff and gave up. Now I'm trying again. New Parts ASRock Z390 Pro4 mobo Intel Core i5-9600K 3.7 GHz CPU G.SKILL Ripjaws V Series 16GB DDR4 3200 (2x8GB) Old Parts MSI...
  16. P

    [SOLVED] Will my B350 board support Zen 3?

    I´ve read that B450 and X470 boards will get Zen 3 support. I just wanna know if my board will support it. It´s MSI Gaming Pro Carbon B350. Right now I have R5 1600 (not AF) and it´s fine, but in the future I will upgrade it for sure. Since it seems I can´t upgrade to Zen 3 (please tell me of...
  17. W

    Question Old but mint laptop will not finish booting after long storage

    Before I ask the question let me say that I tried all Function key to go into BIOS or change boot order to reinstall Windows or even factory reset. And I bought a brand new CMOS battery and replaced the old, but same problem. But in my case the two Function keys that are shown for Boot Options...
  18. zgdandy

    Question Severe Lag in Warzone and Fortnite, is it my CPU?

    In the past month or two my PC started having severe lag on Fortnite and COD WZ that has made them both unplayable. Ive checked for malware and cleaned my PC. In COD my player will jump around and move in completely random direction, while in fortnite it takes ridiculously long to render...
  19. shmu26

    Question ASUS driver utility -- which options to install?

    I just got a store-built desktop with ASUS PRIME B365M-A motherboard The ASUS driver utility started up automatically and is offering me various installs, what should I take? See screenshot
  20. almo89


    Hello, everyone. This is not so much a How to but it's where its best placed among the thread types. TL;DR at the bottom. So I have a PC with Windows 10 Pro (64bit) and a GTX 970 card, and recently got a LG smart TV. After that I bought a HDMI cable to connect them, and to my surprise, the...