Motherboard Advice

Forum discussion tagged with Motherboard Advice.
  1. L

    Question Can someone help me

    I went to upgrade my cpu from an a10 9700 yo an amd ryzen 5 3600 and I didn’t know about updating bios for my motherboard at the time so I just took the a10 out and put the r5 in, all the lights came on but there was so signal as of me not doing bios updates so I took the motherboard out again...
  2. J

    Question I think I screwed up HELP! Gpu fan 100% and won't boot.

    So I ordered a rtx 2060 super and a ryzen 5 3600 The 2060 came first and I installed that and my PC worked fine. 2 days later the cpu came I installed it I try to boot up. First thing that happens is my gpu fan starts to go at 100% and there is no signal from it to the monitor. What I think is...
  3. Soxxman2

    Question Powers on for about 20 secs, then shuts down.

    My friend is building his first pc and ran into some trouble. Once we install all the parts, plug everything in where it needs to go and everything we flip on the power, turn it on and see what happens. It turns on for about 20 secs, the led fault indicators stay on ram for a bit, the go to vga...
  4. BUST_ER

    Question Is my PCIE slot faulty or my PSU's PCIE pins faulty or really really bad luck

    I recently had a problem with my DUAL GTX 1060 that I used for months without no problems. I left the computer then came back and my monitor, keyboard and mouse weren't working. I removed it, checked it and connected it again. I still had the same problem. I was confused on what was the issue so...
  5. C

    Question Black screen ATI 4650 RADEON

    So a few weeks ago I installed my new graphics card I bought ATI Radeon 4650 I had no problems installing it the first time I installed the drivers plugged shutdown the computer and then plugged the dvi to vga cable into the monitor and card everything's going fine then I change the resolution...
  6. Mo.R

    Question Micro atx in mid tower case

    Hi, might was wondering if a micro atx motherboard would look weird in a mid tower case. As I think there would be a lot of space left around it, if I don't do water Cooling or uservices an AIO. Is this true? I'm thinking of getting a be quiet case, because they are quiet, but they don't make...
  7. Ori0n

    [SOLVED] Extremely worried about the Gigabyte - X470 AORUS ULTRA GAMING MB

    I've researched and researched and researched some more. I just can't seem to resolve my concerns. As many of you surely know, this board has been reported as having lower than advertised VRM specs. But for the life of me I don't know how it will affect me if at all. Please can u wonderful...
  8. D

    Question SSD and RAM Compatibility

    Hey, I’ve been looking for quite a while and I haven’t gotten to any conclusion. I have an Asus P8Z77-V LX Motherboard and I would like to install an SSD, for what I know, as long as the MB has a SATA 2 or SATA 3 port, any SSD with those specs should fit, I may be wrong. I wanted to buy 1 ADATA...
  9. N

    [SOLVED] Hi will this be a bottleneck?

    Recently I found this core2quad(q6600)system working but with some motherboard problem(with USB or normal keyboard plugged in the system won't boot)out of curiosity I planned to rebuild it with a new ddr3 supposed Mobo and put my zotac 1050ti oc version gpu to it. Question 1) will it be a...
  10. A

    Dissembling ASUS X200CA-HCL1104G.

    I have a ASUS X200CA-HCL1104G laptop that I want to know how to open. I believe the hard drive has gone bad (It was dropped while writing. Already reset the computer and ran scans, still runs slow) and want to know how I can take it out, or if it can be taken out at all. I tried opening it...