Forum discussion tagged with motheboard.
  1. PhilipGrimshaw

    Question Vga debug light on and no display

    I jus built my first pc Spec R3 1200 Msi B450m gaming plus 2x4gb ram Ssd Gigabyte rx 460 super oc x8 And i put all the components together and everything spins the case fan the cpu fan and the gpu you fan but 5 seconds later the vga debug light turns on and no post all i see is a under score...
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    Question Cooler Master Cosmos 2 worth $80Cad?

    I got a cooler master cosmos S for $30... I can trade it for a Cosmos 2 + $50 is it worth it?
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    Question is there any point upgrading graphics card without new CPU?

    okay, even though i built my pc and this might be a stupid question but i got a decent pc Gtx 1080 Intel Core I7-6700K Processor However i want the RTX but i cannot afford to get a new cpu and motherboard. so what i am asking, is there any point in getting a new graphics card without a new cpu?
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    Question Asus - M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3 graphic help

    Does this motherboard have built in onboard graphics/video? Or, is there any integrated CPU to get the onboard graphics to work? Asus - M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3 There is DVI, VGA, and HDMI ports available on the motherboard. Let me know Thanks.
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    Question Upgrade

    Hi Im looking for some help with upgrades just motherboard and cpu atm but would like to no what graphics card i should go for current specs: 4.0GHz AMD Athlon-880K Quad Core CPU (4.2GHz turbo) with 4GB GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Graphics, 16GB of 1600MHz DDR3 RAM, 1TB HDD ,GA-F2A78M-HD2 Budget is...
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    Question New PC build won't display after power surge...

    So I built a new PC a month ago. Everything was working fine. Win 10 and all my apps were good. Had a power surge one night and the next day it won't display anything (it was plugged into surge protector). I switch Display port cable to board graphics...nothing. I take out RAM and try that...
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    Question Can someone help me with motherboard diagnostics?

    I am sorry for the bad formatting I am not familiar with the rules of the forum, but I have a problem. I was playing a game with my friend, I started smelling some fried circuitry smell, thought nothing of it and a couple of seconds after that my pc shutdown. When I tried rebooting it the power...
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    Question HDD Crashing

    Hi all, this is my first post. I recently switched my primary HDD to a 256GB SSD. When I did this I moved all my steam games + photos/videos to a spare mechanical HDD. Since then the HDD tends to crash during gaming or even just while being used for a screen saver repository. Sometimes it will...
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    Question Help needed

    I’m kinda new to building PCs and both my first build and this one have the same issue when I had thought I finished their setup. When I go to press the power button on my pc I get no response in my last build it was a cpu with bent pins but in my new build, with a threadripper, that problem was...
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    Question Motherboard overclocking Cpu by itself??

    So about a week ago my computer start hitting 4700mhz and it was spiking, when I realize I went to the bios and saw that the cpu was in-fact being overclocked trying to target to reach 5 ghz. I tried putting everything back on default settings and the motherboard is still overclocking the cpu...
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    [SOLVED] How should i go about my old bios and new bios when installing new motherboard

    Im fairly new to PC building and im upgrading y motherboard from the prime-B450M to the ASUS ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING, im also upgrading my cpu from the ryzen 5 to the ryzen 7 1800X. I wondering how i should go about changing bios, windows, etc. Should i unstall the old bios and download a new...
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    Question Problems with Computer :(

    Hello everyone :D Grab a seat cause it might be a long one I hope that this is the right section for this post but as the title says I came across some problems this morning with my computer and I could use some help. So after a normal day of gaming yesterday I tried to open my computer today...
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    Question Help with the Right type of motherboard

    Hello, so I already bought a used gaming pc but im looking to upgrade. I don't know what motherboard also. I'm looking to build a silent PC so I would need if im not mistaken a motherboard that can control the fan's speed which i currently can't with mine even in the BIOS i wasn't able to do it...
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    Question What ram should I buy?

    I have on my computer 2gb ddr2 ram it says on it pc6400u 800hz rx8 1.8v if I says it correctly,now I wanna by another one,so every ddr2 ram I'll buy will work with it fine?? How do I know which one to buy??, please guide how to know this things there is a tons of types, like pc5400 and...
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    Question Computer Crashing Randomly

    I have a descent pc that for some reason is crashing way too often, probably once an hour while gaming. I recently upgraded and since then these crashes have taken place. I have a 1070 which i'm almost certain is in perfect condition condition. I also have a Z370 asrock Taichi and an I5 8600k...
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    Question Comp will not post with graphics card in 16x slot but will in 4x slot

    Hi, I just got a Gigabyte B450M DS3H Motherboard, a long with a ryzen 2600x I have a GTX 780. When the 780 is in the 16x slot I get 1 long and 3 short beeps for video card error. When I put the same card in the 4x slot, I get into the BIOs just fine. I made sure that the card does still work...
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    Question Could be a LGA 775 motherboard that support...

    Could be a LGA 775 motherboard (for Intel core duo 2) that support DDR3 and not DDR2?
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    Question What motherboard do I need for an i7 4790k 4.0Ghz?

    Also have 1600Mhz Corsair DDR3 ram, need new mobo any suggestions? Or anyway I can find a list of compatible mobos?
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    Question CPU fan error

    Hello everyone... I have a little problem, everytime I start up my computer, it gets the "cpu fan error" as soon as it appears a simple reboot makes it disappear, but when I turn off the computer the cycle repeats itself and I dont understand why... *Its a new problem. My motherboard and cpu...
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    Question new PC wont post - need help wth QLED to debug

    Hi I have just built my new PC parts below: Asus H370-F Intel i5 9600k Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO 16GB Asus GTX1060 strix Corsair H100i AIO Samsung evo SSD The pc goes on,all fans and led lights on MB go on etc however it doesn't post, I have double checked all the cables and connectors I...