motherboard

Forum discussion tagged with motherboard.
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    Question BIOS stuck at 100% after updating

    I was updating my bios on my B360M Mortar titanium motherboard using MSI’s built in m flash software, but when I got to 100% it’s just been froze for over 2 hrs. What should I do in this situation because msi support is down or unavailable to me at the time
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    Question Broken Bios

    I am trying to get into Virtual Machines and such, and for that I need to enable AMD-V, (hardware virtualisation). To do this, you must do it From within the BIOS. No problem, I know my way around the BIOS I restart my Computer and Spam delete (this is my Motherboards BIOS key) but instead of...
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    Question Motherboard Nvme SSD compatibility importance

    So I have a Aorus Gaming K5 Z270 and I've been looking at getting a 1tb Nvme SSD, either the hp ex900 or a transcend mte220s but I realised they're not on my motherboards compatibility list. However I was reading a similar thread and people were saying it's fine and the only downside is not...
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    Question Will this Ram run on a Asus A320M-k Motherboard

    Hi All, Im looking to upgrade my ram from: HyperX HX426C16FB2K2/16 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) 2666 MHz DDR4 CL16 DIMM Memory Kit to: Corsair CMK16GX4M2B3200C16 Vengeance LPX 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4 3200 MHz C16 XMP 2.0 High Performance Desktop Memory Kit, Black on to This motherboard( i know its naff...
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    Question Asrocks mobo are good??

    Which b365 mobo is good I have seen reviews of many mobo with b365 choosey most of them looks great but asrock mobo in budget segment looks cheap ordinary. Are asrock budget mobo (b365m hdv ) are solid. Can they last long like 10 years 😅😅😅 I have intel dg41ty mobo which was bought back in 2009...
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    [SOLVED] Which Pc should I buy, RX 5700 or 2060S?

    Hi, I want to buy a new pc, but I can't decide which one to buy. Should I buy the MSI RX 5700 XT Gaming x or the MSI 2060 Super? and what motherboard should I buy with it and why? https://nl.pcpartpicker.com/list/cnbKDx https://nl.pcpartpicker.com/list/X8BjDx I want this to be a fast and...
  7. Camilolsl

    Question x370 Upgrade

    Hey fellas, Everyone's good? I'm from Brazil and I recently purchased a 3800x to replace my current R7 2700. The CPU has not arrived yet. Thing is: I have a BIOSTAR X370 GT7. The 3800x should probably work fine with this board, but I'm concerned with ram speed issues, right now I can't post...
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    Question Can CPU overheat caused because of RAM?

    Something very weird happened few days ago and I don't understand it. Due to some reasons, I unplugged my memory sticks (which I've been using for years) from slots and put them in another PC (wanted to test if that PC would run them well, because it's motherboard is very picky and had no luck...
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    Question Ryzen 9 3900x on x470 motherboard

    Hi all, I currently own a x470 aorus ultra gaming motherboard with a 2700x cpu in it, however im wanting to upgrade to a ryzen 9 3950x. Will my x470 aorus ultra gaming suffice for the 3950x (I know it does for the 3900x) or do I need an upgrade? If so what would you advice me? Kind Regards
  10. 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)...
  11. tthetutorial

    Question Is it possible for upgrading prebuilt pc

    Hi, I currently have a hp pavilion 590-p0044 desktop, it is running a: Ryzen 5 2400G 12gb of ddr4 2666 ram Onboard graphics card 180W (china power supply) 2 hard drives of 500gb HDD On a motherboard (sunflower??) I am wondering could I move my prebuilt to a different case, change the PSU, and...
  12. prod by onyx

    Question HELP - fans start when I press the power button, then stop immediately after.

    Specs - CPU - AMD 3700x GPU - GTX 1060 OC PSU - 600W EVGA 1TB HDD 32GB RAM MOBO - ASUS ROG STRIX X470-F GAMING Just recently moved, PC working fine as usual but had to take it apart so we could fit multiple with things in our car. When I put everything back together, the fans started then...
  13. Dokupe

    Question MSi B350 Gaming Plus fail to detect Processor after downgrading Bios

    I've downgrading the bios version of my motherboard and it won't read my CPU... I use Ryzen 3 1200. It won't even entering the bios, can't detect any keyboard neither mouse... but the light still on... Could be anyone know how am i supposed to fix it? Because right now i don't have the money to...
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    Question Does anybody know the problem of my pc ? Not booting.

    I installed all my parts into my pc and when I turned it on, all of the fans started to spin, including the 2 fans on the graphics card, but the monitor says no signal and nothing booted. I tried another monitor but it also did not boot. Then I tried to put my father's graphics card (Gainward GT...
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    Question New PC died after 4 weeks

    Hi all, So I previously made a post in the GPU sub-forum trying to get some help with my dead new-build PC. The thread is linked here: https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/desperately-need-help-with-new-pc-thats-died.3612804/ The PC would crash and instantly reboot itself every few days. I...
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    Question Cpu light comes on then goes away

    I just bought a new cpu after my old one got fried from an power outage. The cpu red light comes on when I boot my pc but then goes away and my pc boots. Should I worry about it or am I just paranoid. Motherboard: Aorus B365M elite Cpu: Pentium G5420 Gold
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    Question Half the RAM slots on my motherboard keep breaking, then sometime later they start to work again, just to break again after a few hours of load.

    The RAM I bought and am using: https://www.gskill.com/product/165/166/1536654268/F4-3200C16D-16GTZRTrident-Z-RGBDDR4-3200MHz-CL16-18-18-38-1.35V16GB-(2x8GB) The RAM I probably should've gotten: https://www.gskill.com/specification/165/167/1536718509/F4-3200C16D-16GTZRX-Specification My PC's...
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    Question Did I burn out onboard sound? MSI B450 Tomahawk MAX

    Hello everyone - first post here! I am in desperate need of help: Question: Did I burn out the onboard sound on my MSI Tomahawk B450 MAX? PC Specs: I upgraded my PC recently with the following parts: -MSI Tomahawk B450 MAX -3700X CPU -GSkillz Trident Z 16gb (2x8gb) 3600mhz -MSI Geforce 1070Ti...
  19. StativeDog

    Question Computer Will not Post (NEED HELP URGENTLY)

    I recently build a computer (outside the case to see if it will post) and I can't seem to get anywhere with it. The motherboard LED's are all working, and all of the fans are spinning. My Hard Drive is also spinning up. I Don't have any beep codes coming from the speaker either. I've tried...
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    Question Little to no performance increase after CPU upgrade

    I upgraded from an i3-4150 to an i5-4590 (Yes, I know my system is a bit outdated, I'm running a pre built cyberpower that I've upgraded over time) and ran a couple bench marks before and after the upgrade. For example I ran Heaven benchmark, userbenchmark.com, and a couple steam game benchmarks...