motherboard

Forum discussion tagged with motherboard.
  1. kapps1243

    Question Computer boots, but no display and 'breathing' MOBO (HOBBY MINING RIG)

    Hi guys, I am completely stumped. I am putting together a hobby mining rig for the first time, but am an avid PC builder. I was able to boot into the BIOS no issue 30 minutes ago, but now, I boot up to a black screen and 'breathing' motherboard LED's. The only changes I made since the last...
  2. _dawn_chorus_

    [SOLVED] Metal backplate of CPU cooler touching motherboard - Ok or not?

    Its clearly how this CPU cooler is designed but I was under the impression metal making contact with the motherboard is a very bad thing. As you can see in the attached pics the backplate which on my other coolers was a plastic material is all black painted metal and while it has plastic washers...
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    Question RGB with no RGB motherboard

    Hello everyone, I am currently building my second build ever, but I came across a problem I didn’t have in my first build. I wanted to have RGB in my case, but I figured I didn’t have rgb pins on my motherboard. This wasn’t a problem in my first build though, because the case had built in RGB...
  4. R

    Question Gigabyte z170xp-sli turning on and off ?

    Hi so I have this board and the whole build for about six years now (built it in 2016) specs are the following; CPU: Intel Core i3 6100 GPU: AMD Radeon R9 380 RAM: One stick of Gskill F4-2133C15D 8gigs PSU: Thermaltake 550W SSD: Samsung 128gb (whole dedicated to drive C:\ ) HDD: 1tb for games...
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    Question ASUS Z270E not booting - blinking orange power led ?

    Hi All, PC - Components: CPU - Intel i7 - 7700K Motherboard - Asus z270 - e Motherboard Memory - 32 GB Corsair Vengeance 3600MHz PSU - Silverstone Stryder 1000W PSU Heat Sink - Deep cool GTE v2 Storage - Patriot Blast 1tb SSD Graphics Card - GTX Titan X I've been using this PC for many years...
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    Question Motherboard to new case?

    Hi all, I have an Acer ATC-220-EB52. I'm trying to move the motherboard to a new case because it's bigger & will be my main case. I'm not sure where all the cables go now. My Acer ATC-220 desktop's motherboard serial number is DAA78L / Kara_MB 13127-1 348.01403.011. Is this the same as my...
  7. Erfugl

    [SOLVED] Motherboard lights up, but doesnt to turn on

    I have had this pc for several months now without any problem. Today however it decided to randomly not boot up. All i see when i turn on the PSU is the light from the motherboard that indicates power is running through. Sometimes the PSU would make a "click" noise (as it did when i turned it...
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    Question Need Suggestion for my Motherboard...

    Hey Buddy, I'm new in this group and wanted to build my first gaming PC for gaming and video editing works (I'm thinking to start my own channel). As I'm a student, I'm not able to spend much on PC Parts so I'm confused about which graphics card should I choose in my build? Here is my build...
  9. R

    [SOLVED] How to install HDD cage to prebuilt (with pictures)

    Computer Case How to I attach a hard drive cage to this case to install two 3.5” HDDs? What size cage? How do I attach it? The Peiphio website says the Periphio Blue has room for three additional drives. But I bought this off Newegg refurbished, and it came with a Dell 0N4YC8 motherboard...
  10. Cikell6969

    Question Which CPUs will work with my motherboard ?

    Hi there! Im thinking of upgrading my CPU to a better one but the problem is that im not the best with computers and doesnt know a single thing about this stuff.. Would appreciate a answer so i doesnt spend my money on stuff that doesnt work. This is the CPU ive been looking at, does it even fit...
  11. Whale332

    Question Problem with GPU in PCIe x16 slot ?

    GPU beeping on startup on PCIe x16 slot, but in PCIe x4 slot it works fine ? Gigabyte b450m ds3h v2 ryzen 5 2600 msi aero itx ocv1 gtx 1650 16gb 3200mhz RAM 2 x SATA SSD (120gb & 240gb) 1 x HDD (1TB) i cant seem to get the gpu to work in pciex16 wich is the slot it is supposed to work in, the...
  12. kutluhankaya

    Question Does the chain oil ruins electronic components on the motherboard?

    Sorry really... There is something about my computer that worries me. I lubricated my laptop's display hinge with a quarter drop of oil on paper. And today I saw from the ventilation grille that the oil got on the motherboard! Probably this oil dispersed into a very thin film of the motherboard...
  13. R

    Question (New CPU and Motherboard) PC shuts down while gaming

    Dear Friends, A week ago i received my new cpu the Ryzen 9 5900x and i also bought a new motherboard the Msi MPG X570 Gaming Edge Wifi and after putting everything together when i am gaming my pc randomly shuts down. The only way to get it to start again is by clearing the CMOS and sometimes...
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    Question Clicking with new 10940X???

    Hi All, Im looking for some help regarding a really weird issue. I have an AUROS GAMING 9 motherboard which works perfectly with the 7740X 16 Lane CPU. Auros Gaming 9 - https://www.gigabyte.com/uk/Motherboard/X299-AORUS-Gaming-9-rev-10#kf 7740X -...
  15. Jompa

    Question Can't get into advanced mode in bios

    Hello! I have an Asus z87-a motherboard which works fine except that I cant access advanced mode in bios. I can get into bios without any issues but when I try to enter advanced mode the screen turns black and nothing happens. I've tried to reinstall windows, clear CMOS by using the jumper and...
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    Question Blue screen after gpu driver installed

    So i have been strugling for 3 months to get my GTX Asus ROG 1080 to work again. One day i installed the latest driver from geforce experience and later used boost mode in GPU Tweak II for better performance in COD Warzone. The next day the screen just went black during normal use...
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    Question I am getting q led code 00 on asus strix x570-e with ryzen 7 3700x

    Hi I recently built a desktop and with everything plugged in I get q led code 00 immediately after I press the power button. The boot, cpu, vga, dram lights are all off. All of my fans turn on and light up. The built in rgb on the motherboard cycles through colors when the psu is flipped on and...
  18. Sherlocksh

    Question Strix Z490-A board restarts unexpectedly

    My PC restarts unexpectedly. How do I troubleshoot the problem? What are the steps I should take? Intel i5-11400F Asus ROG Strix Z490-A Gaming Corsair CV 650W Zotac AMP White RTX 3060 Samsung 970 Evo Plus 500GB Corsair iCUE 220T RGB Airflow Corsair DDR4 3600 2x8GB (CMW16X4M2C3600C18)(Micron)...
  19. M

    Question Help upgrading PC (itx build)

    Hi! So im thinking of replacing my motherboard, cpu and memory in my current chassi (because one is probably not working properly). Specs: Operating System: Windows 10 Home 64-bit Chassi: Cooler Master HAF 912 Plus PSU: OCZ ModXStream PRO 500W CPU: Intel Core i5 2500K @ 3.30GHz, Sandy Bridge...
  20. M

    Question Looping POST - failed motherboard/CPU?

    Hi all, My relatives have an 8 year old PC, which has started playing up - if you switch it on: the case power LED comes on and the case fans spin up, then the CPU debug LED on the motherboard flashes and the CPU fan twitches, then the case power LED goes off and the case & PSU fans spin down...