motherboard

Forum discussion tagged with motherboard.
  1. ryuve

    Question ASRock B550M Pro4 RAM specs

    Can someone help me understand the following table regarding RAM specs on ASROCK B550M Pro4? For context, I currently have 2 sticks and both are installed on the 2nd and 4th slots and running at 3200mhz. According to the table my current configuration is valid, so no problem there. Now, I'm...
  2. Hiacios

    Question Upgrade my motherboard!

    Hi, I'm looking to upgrade my Rog Strix B350-F Gaming motherboard. I have an AMD Ryzen 7 1700 which I want to upgrade to an AMD Ryzen 9 7950X3D. The MB brands I'm looking at are Gigabyte and MSI. Oh, and I don't want a MB with built in WIFI as I already have a PCIe WIFI card.
  3. Mosteeze

    Build Advice Build Advice?

    [TLDR AT THE BOTTOM] Hey, so I've started a new build based around an MSI 3060ti Gaming Trio Z gifted by a friend. So far, I've picked up my build planned from last year: https://uk.pcpartpicker.com/list/pznyRK (some multiple variations of components are in the list for me to decide between...
  4. Thomasww615

    Question New build constantly shuts down + blue screens

    Hi everyone, I recently upgraded my PC which involved buying a new motherboard and upgrading my RAM from modules which I already own. However, once I had finished the build I have noticed that my PC will either just occasionally shutdown and restart under load (No BSOD) or it will occasionally...
  5. I

    Question Need help identifying this Obscure Motherboard

    Hi All, Long time reader, first time poster. I've been tasked with trying to find a replacement for what i think is quite an old Mini ITX motherboard, i've spent hours researching every label on there and i'm drawing a blank. This board is part of the control system for a theme park...
  6. Z

    Question How to connect powercable to this TV motherboard?

    Hey y'all! First of all, I was conflicted whether to post this here or in the Motherboards forum, so hopefully I picked the right place. Recently I saw someone left a nice looking TCL 50P615 TV so I took it home. I went to try and find out how to connect it to power to see if it even works or...
  7. wafavex204

    Question Trying to choose a Gigabyte B650 AORUS ELITE AX ?

    I can't figure out the differences, so I was hoping someone with more knowledge and experience could help. I'm going to get the B650 AORUS ELITE AX but there seems to be 3 different ones. B650 AORUS ELITE AX (rev. 1.0/1.1) B650 AORUS ELITE AX (rev. 1.2) B650 AORUS ELITE AX V2 Any help is...
  8. J

    Question ASUS Prime X670-P build not POSTing ?

    Post outline: Compliment forum Bemoan current situation Describe background and build Describe problem Describe already-tried troubleshooting More complaining Solicitation for Help edits, if necessary Howdy! I know it's bad etiquette to create an account the same day you need to ask a...
  9. S

    Question Is there any risk if I leave the "pd_12v_pwr" connector in motherboard unplugged ?

    Hi, im building a new pc only for gaming and the motherboard that i bought came with an extra 6-pin connector labelled " pd_12v_pwr " , it's on right on the side of the big 24-pin connector. According to the manual it says that provides additional power to the front panel but also to the PCIe...
  10. Matak

    Question My USB devices have intermittent issues depending on different circumstances ?

    Hi everyone, I'm dealing with a very specific issue with my setup for months now, more specifically with my USB peripherals . The setup: 1 mic, 1 keyboard and 1 mouse all connected to a powered USB hub that is connected to my PC. The main issue: The devices seem to be freezing for seconds the...
  11. marvinmethner47

    Question Hi, I recently broke a graphics card with a bad power supply. My processor and motherboard are quite expensive. Mainboard also broken?

    Motherboard could be finde it wirken whyle the brocken psu was cpnnected maybe now Werk power Regulator or something ill test this witch a working psu it comes tuesday maybe nothing Else is fried and im lucky it might just be the gpu sinse this one was a gt210 pny and probably not as well build...
  12. chewingram

    Question I have to replace my motherboard with a Windows 10 OEM version installed. How does it work?

    Hello, many years ago I built my workstation and installed on it a Windows 10 OEM version. Now I think the motherboard broke, so I want to replace it with an identical new one. As far as I understood the licence should still be usable, but I'm not sure about how it works. I mean, I installed the...
  13. kluer

    Question No Signal on iGPU (going crazy)

    So i recently got back from my parents over the weekends only to find that my GPU (my beautiful RTX 3070ti) has been stolen. I live in a student housing complex and somehow someone got inside and took it. The PC lights up, the boot light stays on, but no signal. I've looked at all the...
  14. R

    Question PC won't start after motherboard swap

    I have a secondary PC that used to work perfectly fine. These WERE the components (old motherboard): CPU: Ryzen 7 2700x GPU: GTX 1050 RAM: Gskill Ripjaws DDR4 3200 MOBO: MSI MAG x570s Tomahawk Max Wifi PSU: EVGA 650 BQ 80+ bronze Case: Montech X1 I recently swapped motherboard from my main PC...
  15. M

    Question Replaced (upgraded) mobo in Dell XPS 13, now have no speaker audio

    Motherboard went out on my wife's XPS 13 9350 laptop. I board a direct fit replacement, but the new board had an i7 processor instead of the original i5. It was listed as direct swap, and it was indeed otherwise a direct swap. After the swap, I had to update to uefi and raid in the bios in...
  16. mghazytap

    Question Sometimes my PC won't boot, sometimes it will. Is it RAM problem, DIMM slot problem, or something else ?

    Week Ago I just browsing and working on my pc desktop while listening to music suddenly the screen, and the sound just froze (all screen just like still image, and sound just i can only describe like its frozen but audible) this is the detail : - Screen completely froze and unresponsive (cannot...
  17. fudgybear

    Question PC randomly shuts down under heavy load. What could be the issue?

    PC specs: Cooler Master GX 850 Asus RoG X570-f Ryzen 7 5800x RoG Ryujin II 360 RTX 3060 Ti 1 x 2 Tb Nvme 2 x 3 TB Seagate HDD 2 x 1 TB WD HDD Recently, it had been randomly shutting down, and on a random day, a transformer on an electric post blew up in our neighborhood causing a blackout. The...
  18. Charlie081

    Question Motherboard frying Wi-Fi Adapters and causing Packet Loss ?

    Hey yall, hope everyone is having a great day! I've been experiencing packet loss on my gaming PC for several months now and am trying to narrow down the cause. It usually starts with a few losses here and there, then gradually gets up to around 50% or more. Disconnecting the wi-fi connection...
  19. TheLuxslayer

    Question HP Eliteone 1000 G2 AIO - motherboard problem

    Hi guys I have a problem with my Eliteone AIO. I'm almost sure the problem is the motherboard. When I connect the PSU (HP TPC-AA501) an orange light in the back of the motherboard lights up. When pressing power on button nothing happens. Not a sound, a beep or anything at all. Already tried and...
  20. I

    Question B550M mobo can support GTX 1650 super ?

    Hi , recently I'm planning to minor upgrade my PC specs , will upgrade CPU / MOBO / RAM first , maybe end of year will upgrade GPU to RX 6700 XT or RTX 4060. Means I will remain using the old GPU GTX1650 for another few month , so my question is does my new MOBO can support this graphic card ...
  21. RTX30XX2021

    Question PC boots into BIOS instead of Windows

    Hello IT professionals, I recently was messing around in bios and now got myself a problem (not surprisingly). When I restarted my pc I got a message on screen for a split second saying something about "game boost" and then my display stopped working and remained black even after several...
  22. varu

    Question How can I run 3 monitors with my pc?

    I have an older gaming pc, but based on everything I know I should be able to run 2 with IGPU and my main monitor from GPU, but still only 2 monitors connect at once. I have tried all possible cables with each monitor and different bios settings and resolutions. IGPU multi-monitor is enabled...
  23. Teleios

    Question BIOS Flashback Doesn't Light

    I'm building my first PC, and running into trouble. When I plugged it all in, the motherboard lit up, but I couldn't get a display on my monitor, and nothing else happened: no fans, no noise, no other lights. I can't confirm if the power button on the tower works, because the only visual I have...
  24. confusedbeaver

    Question PC won't turn on after a lightning strike, unable to jumpstart the PSU ?

    Hello all, I'm new here, So today theres a loud thunder strike near my house, the power went down for like 2 sec following that, my pc able to funcion at that time properly, but my ethernet cable doesnt work, which is fine at that time cause i thought my router might be having some issues (the...
  25. W

    Question Red VGA light and no POST after updating BIOS ?

    Hello, I built a new pc this weekend and after taking it home I booted it up and tried to install windows from a usb drive but I kept getting a blue screen with a message saying my device needed repair so I downloaded it a couple more times and tried again but I kept getting the same message, I...
  26. joelmappa

    Question CPU Fan error,CPU overvoltage error conflicting information on hw monitor?

    Hello everyone,I tried changing thermal paste on my cpu today and I did spill a bit to the side of the golden pins in the back but I made sure to clear it.Regardless the issue is that when I boot the PC it says CPU Fan Error and CPU overvoltage error and the bios screen shows worrying values. I...
  27. X

    [SOLVED] PC took a little longer for it to POST, which lingered specifically in the VGA. Concerning Problem or Non-Issue?

    So as the title says, my MSi B450M VDH MAX has four LEDs that show the POST and now I've noticed that the LED for VGA lasts a few seconds longer than it normally does. Otherwise it boots to OS just fine. There a way to fix this, or at least is this an issue or not? What happened before? Before...
  28. Fenius

    Question Computer Randomly Shuts Down, sometimes also turns back on?

    so uh recently i had a power outage, and because of the stupid idiot that i am, i left the outlet plugged in with the cable, so after that, my computer started randomly shutting off and turning on, but its not the usual black screen thing, windows LITERALLY says "shutting down.." as if the...
  29. Ark angel

    Question Broken small filter or smd on back side of motherboard ?

    Hello. I install motherboard in my case and the pin wich lead board in to place broke of one of small filter caps or smd. Is on back of the motherboard behind m.2 slot and is wery small one. If anyone have idea what that filter or smd is please wrote. For now board works but i wanna know if is...
  30. T

    Question Can't boot BIOS B650 Asus, please help

    Hi everyone, big problem here.. I got into the bios after building the pc, I changed a setting under the tab "boot" and selected " boot windows" and "Boot harddrive" . (As I couldnt get windows running) I saved the changes, and now when I power on the pc, no screen, nothing.. I tried to do a...
  31. F

    Question msi b450 gaming pro

    Hello all. I have an msi b450 gaming pro carbon motherboard and i just ordered a gigabyte geforce rtx 4070 super eagle oc (12gb) graphics card.I used an asus rog rtx strix 2070super and want to upgrade it. i totally forgot what motherboard i have before i purchased the new grap card...do you...
  32. C

    Question Gigabyte Aorus GA-Z270X-Gaming 7 EVGA 650P2 Post-power loss intermittent refusal to turn on/post at all

    i7 7700k; Gigabyte Aorus GA-Z270X-Gaming 7 (rev. 1.0) / F9e bios pretty sure, but that hasnt seemed to matter; 16GB TridentZ (model # not handy, findable on request); Graphics Unplugged/not doesnt seem to matter; storage media connected also doesnt seem to matter connected or not; Closed loop...
  33. I-Am-Ray

    Question Asus Motherboard Bios Voltage Graph Is Red

    Evening everyone, Last night I entered the bios on my old pc and realised that there is a red graph in the voltage section, see attached picture. I hardly ever entered the bios but I'm pretty sure it wasn't red previously as it being red is what caught my attention. A few months ago I did...
  34. O

    Question Stuck in a endless reboot cycle… Help?

    So I finally got to build my new system yesterday, Specs -7800x3d -gigabyte b650 aorus elite ax -XFX 310 RX 7900XTX -Corsair Vengeance 32GB DDR5 (2x16) 6000mhz 30cl -Cosair RM1000e -Lian li sl120 uni inf x 8 all was well, system turned on 2/8 fans didn’t turn on but I’m assuming...
  35. Z

    Question MSI motherboard suddenly stopped working after 6-7 months of use, it doesn't power on ?

    https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/b350-gaming-plus-worked-fine-for-7-months-then-suddenly-bluescreen-and-now-doesnt-restart-doesnt-even-load-bios.3417803/#post-20756222 The above thread is also my exact same issue, but now i don't have my gen 1 cpu to test anymore, i tried all the hot...
  36. E

    Question should I be worried about red light in the mobo

    after installing Intel drivers and restarting my PC did not connect to the internet, so I did a second restart on the PC a red light on the mobo(which means CPU is the problem according to google) appeared and it never went away usually when the red light appears is for 1 sec on boot which I...
  37. marcello2k18

    Question can corsair cx 550m run it

    my pc ryzen 5 3400g ram 16 gb 3000 mhz rx 580 8 gb sapphire nitro ssd 128 gb hdd 1tb stock cooler 2 air casing fan 120mm can corsair 550m run it ?
  38. C

    Question Need a New Motherboard Upgrade, Have No Idea What Is Good/Compatible

    Hello- I just recently upgraded my RAM, and found out the speed is not compatible with my motherboard (even though it said it was on the manufactures website) and now and looking to upgrade my motherboard potentially. Here is what I'm currently running: Asus H110-Plus Intel I7-7700 Nvidia 1060...
  39. C

    Question Is my motherboard compatible with this ssd

    I have a PRIME B460M-A motherboard, I bought a m.2 ssd but it didn’t work, now I’m buying the Samsung 980 ssd and I wonder if it’s compatible with my motherboard
  40. F

    Question PC won’t power on at all

    I have a gaming PC I built myself that he had for 2.5 years. Recently I bought a new SSD, a Samsung 990 pro, I went to I stall it but didn’t have the right mounts so I put it back together and the PC worked fine. once I got the mounts I installed the SSD. Plugged everything in and now my PC...