Mother Board

Forum discussion tagged with Mother Board.
  1. fordor

    [SOLVED] motherboard processor and graphics card compatibility

    Is asus m5a99x motherboard compatible with Palit GTX 1050 TI Stormx 4gb? btw my processor is amd fx-8120
  2. Tikyonii756

    Question can the motherboard a320m affect my long booting time?

    I just recently update my driver of my cpu ryzen 5 3600 to the latest driver and the problem is the booting time of my windows is soo slow im just using a SSD
  3. B

    Question PC shuts down randomly then struggles to boot ?

    Hello, I built this rig in 2019, I had no problems with it until 4-5 months ago. Specs: CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 2600x Mobo: ASUS prime B450 plus RAM: G.Skill Aegis 2x8GB ddr4 3000 Storage: WD Blue 1TB HDD + Samsung 860 EVO 500GB (OS is on this one) + Kingston A2000 1TB GPU: ASUS GTX 1070 dual 8GB...
  4. K

    Question Building new rig with B550 Gaming Plus

    So like the title says I am building a new desktop setup with a B550 Gaming Plus mobo, cpu is Ryzen 7 2700X. Anyway, the simple questions I have is what header on the motherboard should I plug my liquid AIO into? My cpu temps are all over the place, they will jump from 50c back down to 29c...
  5. minitechtips

    Question Which is the best way to find the motherboard in gaming pc?

    Hi i want to know which motherboard i using in my gaming pc and which tools best for finding it. Can this guide help me? https://gurubuilds.com/what-motherboard-do-i-have/
  6. M

    Question Failing motherboard?

    Hello, Recently, I have started smelling a heated metal like smell whenever my PC ran for a longer time, but none of the components seemed to be the culprit. Today, every warning LED light on the motherboard has lit up and sound stopped working (which is provided by integrated card)...
  7. T

    [SOLVED] Msi b660 pro A vs msi mag b660m mortar

    I have seen a lot of benchmarks that says that the mortar one is the superior one(vrm wise and points wise) BUT the comparison were between msi b660m pro A and b660m mag mortar. Now my option with pro A is normal one(not micro atx) and b660m mag mortar. So my only question is:if the pro A one...
  8. zrkraus

    Question Best choice of MOBO for i9-12900K

    Hello all, Been sitting on my i7-8700K for a few years now and was looking to upgrade to the i9-12900K. With that I was looking for some recommendations for best choice of MOBO to accompany the switch. I use an ATX sized board, current brand is Asrock but I have no issues with switching...
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    Question OS not booting after BIOS update ?

    Hi, I wanted to update my MSI B450m Pro-M2 to the latest bios release (this) to replace my CPU. I downloaded the update into a pendrive, booted BIOS, going to the M-Flash menu to boot the USB and waiting for the update to complete. After doing it, everything look fine but every time the pc...
  10. S

    Question Asus prime b550-plus and zotac gaming geforce gtx 1560 GPU compatability?

    Title sums it up. The troubleshooting lights cycle, but stop at VGA. The light is white.
  11. L

    Question i5 12400 + ASUS B660M freezing when trying to install windows

    Hello! This week I built the following PC: - ASUS TUF GAMING B660M-PLUS WIFI D4 - XPG Gammix D45, 8GB, 3200MHz, DDR4 - Intel Core i5-12400 processor - ASUS RX6600XT 8GB The rest of the parts I already had. After assembling it, I turned it on and put a USB to install Windows, then the TUF...
  12. UniSense

    Question Problems with Asrock B550 Pro 4 ?

    I built this computer at the start of the year and have had 0 problems up until a few days ago. My pc will randomly crash by my monitors going black and the fans in my pc speeding up to max. The cpu and dram debug lights come on and I can’t even power it down I have to turn the psu off. I even...
  13. [SOLVED] Trying to insert a larger GPU inside a compact case (Noob warning)

    If you ever heard the saying 'no question is too dumb', I'm here to challenge that. So I recently inherited a entry level gaming pc. I was satisfied with the components except for the GPU (GTX 750) that I tried to change today to a Asus GTX 1060 dual fan. However, I could not do that since my...
  14. M

    [SOLVED] Best graphics card to upgrade to with this older motherboard ?

    Hey guys new user looking to involve myself in these forums. Also looking for some help and great advice! ive built a pc about 6 or 7 years ago and ive had no issues with it but im starting to think maybe i should upgrade the video card. I used to be very much invested into PC Gaming now ive...
  15. M

    Question Red CPU LED on my motherboard ?

    I notice that my CPU light on my motherboard will stay red after turning on after sleeping, however when I restart it, it will turn off. I updated my BIOS to the most recent version as well. My motherboard is a MSI PRO B660-A and my CPU is an i5 12400. My PC still boots when the light is on as...
  16. Thyalex

    Question Helping a friend upgrade his PC but are we missing a Backplate ?

    Helping a friend upgrade his Pc but we are stuck on installing the AIO because the old cooler came in with a different backplate. And all the AMD installations we watch have an AM4 backplate. It is the foundation PC from nzxt https://nzxt.com/product/foundation-pc-h510-edition The back plate...
  17. L

    Question My computer keeps restarting after I launch a game ?

    for the past two days my computer, whenever i play or load up a game, randomly restarts from a black screen. My gpu and cpu run at a great temp, however, I suspect its either a faulty psu or my motherboard is overheating ? I've tried updating drivers, and resetting my computer and clean...
  18. jvictore

    Question BIOS does not recognize eMMC and SSD

    First I'm sorry if I'm in the wrong topic or something, it's my first time here. In February I formatted a Samsung F30 notebook (NP530XBB) normally, tested it and put it in the closet (until a family member came to pick it up). This week I went to turn it on and to my surprise it was not...
  19. Albert8BFish

    Question MSI B550 Tomahawk JUSB3 not working with USB2 devices (NZXT h510 i case)

    Hi All, The issue is with the usb on the front panel of my case. I tried to connect a few usb 3 devices and they work. If I connect any usb 2 device like a security key, a thumb stick or a game pad it doesn't. The same devices work fine if i connect them to another port. The light on my...
  20. AxelG

    Question Can i swap my i5 6400 for a i7 6900k or do i need to go with a i7 6700k?

    Is it the same socket? or do i need another motherboard to install a 6900k or a i7 6850k??
  21. dheeraj0077

    Question Which motherboard support this?

    Which motherboard support Intel Pentium J3710 processor?
  22. K

    Question Problem with PC

    I am building a PC from spare parts. But for some reason i keep getting the 00 MSI motherboard code. It has a light next to CPU also. I figured it has something to do with the cpu. I repasted it Still the same error code. When i pulled the CPU plug out and replaced it the PC booted Up. So i am...
  23. JoeVarro

    [SOLVED] Graphics card restarts on Windows boot ?

    So I recently decided to build a new pc and I did. I then booted into my old ssd (windows 11) to see if everything can work without a clean windows installation, But as expected it didn’t. My pc started restarting when i logged in or if I managed to login, it restarts when i try to do something...
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    Question Transfer my upgrades into a better laptop?

    Hey there, Y'all. I made my first post 3 weeks ago but didn't set it up as a question to the community.. I have had zero responses to the post so far. Here is it's link if you want to read and check it for all the specifics...
  25. M

    Question Guidance and Recommendation for Asus motherboard

    I have the opportunity to buy a new PC Desktop. About the Motherboard - Asus - according with the following list what could be your best recommendation and why? Motherboard Asus Prime B560M-A, Intel B560, LGA1200, DDR4, LAN, Motherboard ASUS PRIME B460M-A R2.0 LGA1200, DDR4, SATA 6Gb/s, HDMI...
  26. DuhRealSaturn

    Question Pc turns off automatically

    Hey, hope you guys are having a good day. My pc has started turning off automatically for the past 4-5 days. It trys to automatically restart but can't go past post. Shows different errors everytime and sometimes doesn't turn back on until I turn the power off and back on. Sometimes...
  27. Daniel_mc

    [SOLVED] How to connect a power supply with 6 +2 pin in a motherboard with 4 pin?

    Hello, I don't know much about hardware stuff, I have a pc with a MSI H110M PRO-VH PLUS motherboard and a Gigabyte P5500 power supply, the problem is that the power suply has a 6+2 pin connector and the motherboard has 4. Image of the motherboard: https://postimg.cc/MMB6qJf1 Image of the power...
  28. B

    Question Two dead motherboards within a month, is my other hardware faulty?

    I built my PC back in November (specs listed below). Last month, my PC froze and was completely unresponsive. I had to turn off the PSU to turn it off because even the power button didn't work. I went through the troubleshooting process (steps listed below) and ultimately sent it to Asus for...
  29. J

    Question New PC won't install wifi drivers / cannot access internet - "no connections are available".

    I assembled a new PC today and cannot access internet on it. No network options and it just says "Not Connected - No Networks Available". Using the CD provided hasn't helped either; via the AsusSetup.exe I managed to install the intel chipset & Realtek LAN driver but trying to install the intel...
  30. zrkraus

    [SOLVED] asrock mobo for Ryzen 9 5950x

    Hello all, as the title suggests I'm looking to find the best choice of AsRock mobo to support the ryzen 9 5950x as I plan to switch from intel to ryzen cpus. I'd love a couple of suggestions, looking for best overall performance regardless of price and best overall value for price and...
  31. T

    Question Upgrade PC Help

    Hi, I am looking to upgrade my PC, specifically the CPU and Mobo. Ideally I want to upgrade for future proofing to see some substantial performance increase. My specs are Cpu - I7 8700k 3.7ghz, isn't OCd Gpu - nvidia Geforce rtx 3080 asus rog 32gb ram ddr4, corsair dominator and vengeance...
  32. A

    Question PC Underperforming: RTX 2070 Super

    Hello all. First off I want to state that I really don't know anything in-depth when it comes to computers and their quirks on how they operate. I do know that computer "speed" is based on many different variables including power settings, software, RAM usage, internet, and hardware. Getting...
  33. matan2244

    Build Advice Questions about planned new PC build ?

    i would like to build a new desktop pc, and it is very hard for me to decide what to buy because i have many questions. the use: programming and data science. cpu: intel alder lake i5 12600k or 12700/12700k ram: 64gb ddr4 storage: ssd pcie 4.0 1TB (probably western union sn850) maybe in future...
  34. M

    Question Existing SSD will work on new motherboard ?

    I am upgrading my motherboard to a ASUS Prime Z690-P CSM D5 Motherboard and getting a 12th gen processor , will my NVME Samsung SSD 970 SCSI disk device ( this is the name in device manager ) it says 970evo plus on the stick ,will it work on my new mother board since i got it a year or to ago
  35. Cmjf 1212

    Question Need help in installing 9th gen cpu in 8th gen mobo

    Hi guys. I have Asus prime h310m-e motherboard which supports Intel 8th gen processors. Installed cpu is Pentium g5400 8th gen. I want to upgrade my cpu from Pentium g5400 8th gen to i5 9600kf 9th gen as i5 8600k is not available and the one available is costly as it ships from USA. Please...
  36. X

    Question This is a long story

    So around a month ago my pc suddenly started freezing and playing a brrrr sound while I was playing games, I looked online and thought that it was my cpu overheating. While it was quite warm at around 80 degree or so, I bought a liquid cooler and stuck that in there. The problem persisted. So I...
  37. Y

    Question b450 tomahawk max, red vga light, no display, no post, faulty mobo?

    So basically my mobo ''died'' 2 months ago. First it had red cpu light, no display, then i shut my pc down via PSU button, and since then it wouldnt boot or even give a single fan spin, it literally acted like it wasn't plugged in power. Then I rmaed it, and they were fixing it for 2 months...
  38. D

    Question Gigabyte GA-990FXA UD3

    Hello, I'll ask the question here since I think it's a mobo problem but we'll see, I was using my PC when a power outage hit, the PC shutdown I waited a few minutes then got it running again, when I tried to launch a game the PC froze up, i restarted it but I noticed a few dots on the gigabyte...
  39. Athanagild

    Question Is it ok to se my AORUS Gen 4 7000s with my z960 motherboard heat sink instead of the one it came with

    Hi All, As the title says, I'm wondering if my AORUS Gen 4 7000s can be used safely with my ROG STRIX z690a heat sinks instead of the one it came with. It wont fit on my motherboard you see, to chunky. Its idling at 31.9 C and there about; this is while installing and lots of files and...