Forum discussion tagged with motherboard.
  1. shubham shama

    [SOLVED] which of these motherboard is perfect for my ryzen 5 5500

    i want to buy a motherboard for my ryzen 5 5500 , my local shopkeeper told me "Asus B450M A" is a good option with updated bios , what do you guys think , which one is the best !? Gigabyte B450 AORUS M MSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX Gigabyte B450M DS3H MSI B450M PRO-M2 MAX Asus B450M A i do not plan to...
  2. EdLandau

    Question PSU clicks off a second after turning on.

    I had a Seasonic FOCUS GX-550W PSU powering a new system I build with a Gigabyte AORUS X570 Elite Wifi Pro motherboard, a Ryzen 5 3600, 64GB DDR4, MSI GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER , 2x M.2 nVME drives and a 5 SSDs (phanteks Eclipse P500A case). This worked beautifully for 2 years, until last week...
  3. B

    Question I don't know what PSU to buy for my new build ?

    i bought msi b450m pro max (motherboard) planning to buy ryzen 3 3200g and 8gb ddr4 ram and install my gt 1030 and hdd with it but i have electricity problems here and i had 3 motherboard die for me last year using cheap PSU but before that i used the psu normally with no issues and the closest...
  4. Question 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...
  5. shubham shama

    Question are these components compatible ?

    ryzen 5 3600 and as rock b450m pro4 are these 2 compatible ? thanks
  6. 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...
  7. TheBawss

    [SOLVED] PC turns off after half a second

    Hey y’all I’m really stumped here. I recently built my very first computer and it had problems with the last Asus board I had so I got a new one and all was working well for 4 days, until today it shut off on me while gaming. When I try to turn it back on it instantly shuts off. The mobo has...
  8. H

    Question System was running smooth, now it's powering down/rebooting ?

    Hi! I was running an asrock h110 btc+, HX1200w corsair psu, 4 gpus: 1x3080 ti (zotac) 1x1660s (asus strix) 1x5700XT(powercolor) 1x3080 (gainward FHR), 4gb ram vengance, running on win 10. Smooth, everything had been up for months. Bought 1x2080 ti evga, 1x2080 ti zotac and had to upgrade PSU...
  9. chewyrdz

    Question My PC is turning off and it is not PSU or Overheating related, what can I do?

    My PC is turning off randomly, it is not related to PSU or Overheating, I know this since I changed the PSU twice and also tried the PSU on another computer and it is working fine and the temperatures are normal. My Build: CPU: Ryzen 5 3600 Motherboard: ASUS ROG Strix B450 F-Gaming II Cooler...
  10. A

    Question Notebook won't turn on if any fan is connnected

    Hello everyone. I own a Dell i13-5378-A30C notebook. For a few weeks I've noticed it was heating a lot (reaching almost 90ºC under stress). The CPU cooler was also making weird noises so I thought it was time to replace it. When I installed the new one, I think I might have pushed the tiny...
  11. kgod

    Question cpu broken?? fan took it out

    so i had to take everything off my mobo to get it fixed and i needed to take a cpu off. wouldnt come off so i twisted it a bit and realized the thermal paste was making it stick so i tugged on it. cpu and cpu fan came out and i had a mini heart attack. nothing seems bent/broken so would it be...
  12. ricebag

    Question Black screen white underscore static line after chipset update - Gigabyte

    Hello, SPECS: AMD Ryzen 7 5800X 3.8 GHz 8-Core Gigabyte B550 GAMING X ATX AM4 Motherboard NvIdia GTX 780 Seagate Barracuda 1 TB 3.5 ‘’ 7200 RPM Samsung 970 Evo Plus 1 TB M.2-2280 NVME Solid State Drive (this has windows 10) Corsair Vengeance LPX 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-3200 CL16 Memory EVGA...
  13. SameeraKnight

    Question Two 8GB memory sticks not working after power cut

    After the power cut my PC is not showing anything on the monitor. After few tinkering i found out that both of 8GB memory sticks are the problem so i installed two of my old 4GB ram's and the PC starts normally. but both of the 8GB Ram's are also working in my friends PC without any problem. i...
  14. ssbaraskar99

    [SOLVED] Is this NVME SSD Compatibility with Motherboard ?

    I have decided to add NVME SSD as an boot drive to my system I have decided to purchase this NVME SSD : WD SN570 But I'm not sure if its compatible with my motherboard ASUS EX-B365M-V5 So please can anyone help me out to know if its compatible? - Thankyou
  15. letitgo_9090

    Question Need help installing motherboard into case

    I am using a Asus ROG strix z690-A in a Lian Li 2 Mesh RGB case. It lines up with the middle and bottom standoffs but not the top. The only thing I can think of is the IO needs to be pushed all the way through in the bottom photo. But I have already tried that and it really doesn't want to go...
  16. MinecraftW06

    Question Computer not posting (died)

    CPU fan starts, HDD spins up, but there is no display. Could it be a problem with the motherboard or the CPU? CPU is heating so I think it's working. There isn't any beep speakers in the computer. Specs: Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B75M-D2V CPU: Intel Pentium G2030 LGA 1155 3GHz RAM: Team Elite 4GB...
  17. kgod

    Question gpu doesnt get detected when booting computer

    gpu not detecting on my mobo even though it was working fine before??? computer crashed (no blue screen) wouldnt turn on, finally got it to turn on, half an hour later it wont shut off. i come back and it now cant detect the gpu. i shut it off so many times and i sent back the gpu but apparently...
  18. Viperajlx

    Question HDD won’t show as boot option in BIOS

    I just had to replace my motherboard and it finally came in today. I had been working for hours putting everything back together and finally got it up and working. When I got into BIOS I noticed that it only had my NVME M.2 SSD as a boot drive option. When I originally built my computer a year...
  19. E

    Question MSI MPG B550 Gaming Plus Motherboard not detecting second NVMe SSD

    I'll cut to the chase, I've got a new SSD that's faster (gen 4 instead of gen3) and larger (2TB instead of 1TB) My motherboard is not detecting either SSD card in the second M2 slot. (according to the visualization and list in the BIOS) The first M2 slot detects both SSD cards, so the cards...
  20. A

    Question Blinking Yellow DRAM Light on 2 Motherboards

    Hello! Apologies in advance as I am a complete rookie with computers, so I may not be using the proper terminology and whatnot. Here are the current specs of my PC: Case: Zalman Z11 Neo PSU: Thermaltake 750W Graphics: ZOTAC 2070 Super Twin Fan Motherboard: ASUS AM4 TUF Gaming x570 Plus CPU...
  21. H

    Question Motherboard trying to use internal graphics instead of the discreet graphics card

    In my BIOS, I pressed an option that said "Load Optimised Defaults". Ever since, my PC has just had a black screen whenever I try to boot it up and my monitor says no signal. I tried to swap out the graphics card for another, but the same thing happened. I used the CMOS jumper and removed my...
  22. F

    Question Lacking motherboard standoffs

    I'm trying to find out, as it's been a long time since I built anything and I've only ever done it once, if I absolutely need the mounting standoffs for a motherboard to go into the case. I didn't receive any with my case nor my board and I'm not totally familiar with where to get more. If I do...
  23. Jackattack99

    Question CPU fan immediately on as soon as i flick power supply on without pressing powr switch

    My computer i just built for my basement isnt posting and is doing weird stuff ive never seen before CPU fan immediately turns on as soon as i flick power supply on, zero post verified cpu /ram/psu/gpu all fine working order(tested on other comp) , tried with onboard graphics also and...
  24. m4r1n7

    [SOLVED] Hello everyone, need help! whats the case here?

    The problem occured like 4 weeks ago. Iam using nvidia asus strix 1080ti card. The problem was like occasionally 2 times happened during Elden Ring -THE SCREEN GOES BLACK and GPU FANS start spinning ( you can hear them really good). I need to restart via button my pc and everythings back to...
  25. A

    Question Only able to boot into Windows 11 in safe mode ?

    Hello, Upon updating my ASUS Crosshair VIII Hero BIOS from version 3904 to 4201, I was unable to apply my old, stable RAM OC settings (3600 MHz, timings are ASUS' default "load daily 3600 MHz B-die timings"). When trying to boot, the system would shut itself off and turn itself on multiple...
  26. M

    Question Ryzen 5600 or i5 12400?

    I can't decide between these two cpu's. I'm going to be running it with an Rx 6700 Xt Reference card. I'm also having trouble deciding on the motherboard as well. If anyone could help me out, I'd be very grateful. Thank you!
  27. A

    Question Ethernet adapter suddenly dead. GIGABYTE Z87X-UD3H REV 1 (windows 10 pro)

    I was working on my desktop pc last night while listening to a youtube video and my system froze all of the sudden. I had to hard reset the system and upon restart my ethernet adaptor had no internet connection; when i ran the network troubleshooter the problems found were "Ethernet" doesn't...
  28. TTtheTremendous

    Question SSD on incompatibility problem "One additional M.2 (M) slot is needed."

    Hello! I'm trying to buy (another) SSD and using to find a compatible one, since I would be hopeless at finding one on my own! But every time I add one to my build I get the error message "One additional M.2 (M) slot is needed. " I'm not sure what this means, as I still get the...
  29. LongwayToFuture

    Discussion Intel Raptor Lake or Intel Meteor Lake 2023?

    I whas wondering is it good idea to buy now CPU or wait till next year to see what Intel or AMD has to ofer and i'm in need of upgrading something Good to best to last at least the next 7 Years What would be good Motherboard CPU GPU PC for Gaming and maybe Video Editing Intel Raptor...
  30. M

    Question Cold boot issues (boots fine on second boot) - PSU or something else?

    Hi all, I built my PC at the end of 2014, and it's been running without problem (and unaltered) until earlier this month, when it failed to boot, giving an "A2" POST code (IDE Detect) and not sending a signal to the monitor. I updated the BIOS to the latest release via BIOS Flashback, which...
  31. SeverinV

    Question Will ASRock Z690 Steel Legend support i7-12700kf ?

    Hey, So I checked the CPU for this motherboard but I found that it only supports i7-12700(C0) and i7-12700T(C0). I want to buy 12700kf. I want to know if it going to support it. It supports i9-12900kf but there is no info on 12700kf. Thanks for the info, Cheers
  32. M

    Question Can I plug in two 2TB m.2 SSD on my motherboard, and have one Windows C drive with 4TB capacity?

    ASUS Rampage VI Extreme Encore is my motherboard right now: 1. Can I plug in two 2TB m.2 SSD on my motherboard, and have one Windows C drive with 4TB capacity? Or, am I forced to have a separate 2TB C drive and a separate 2TB D drive? 2. Suppose the...
  33. Z

    Question BIOS and CPU's for New Motherboards

    I have now an extra CPU, GPU, RAM, and many many, many, many case fans. My plan is to put them into a new build, so I can sell the old parts and get the clutter out of my house. with a bit of a profit too ;) But before I pull the trigger on buying a new motherboard, I need to know a few...
  34. M

    Question Upgrading PCIe

    I learned from another thread I posted that PCIe4 is better than PCIe3 for performing statistical and mathematical analyses using big data. Currently everything I have is PCIe3 components. Due to compatibility issue, I need to upgrade all the main components (motherboard, SSD, CPU) to...
  35. L

    Question Does this nvme ssd fit on this motherboard?

    This motherboard appears to have a built in heat sync and so does the ssd so i was wondering would the ssd still be able to be installed somewhere on the motherboard? Motherboard: SSD...
  36. M

    Question I have I9-10900X. Does it support PCIe 4 SSD and motherboard?

    I am buying a new SSD. I want to buy PCIe4 m.2 SSD and a motherboard which supports PCIe4. But then, does I9-10900X support PCIe4?
  37. A

    Question Wanting an upgrade that's worth the money

    I currently am rocking an i9-9900k 3.60GHz, I have a GeForce RTX 2070 8GB, 16GB of RAM, and for a motherboard I have the MSI Z390 Gaming Plus. I am wanting an upgrade that is worth the money that I would end up spending. I do not have the best rig but I would consider that I have a pretty decent...
  38. Andro942

    Question Need help finding a compatible motherboard for i7 cpu

    So my old motherboard died few days back and need a new one the problem is I don't really have much knowledge when it comes to components performance etc, I need a motherboard compatible, these are the components I have Cpu: Intel i7 7700k Gpu: EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 8 GB FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 Video...
  39. Seyathen

    [SOLVED] Would the X570 Phantom Gaming-ITX/TB3 work with my system?

    Simply put, would the X570 Phantom Gaming-ITX/TB3 support and be compatible the parts I currently have? I do know it would need to have a bios vP1.20 but I just want to get a second opinion and check to make sure. I would be getting the board used, but it should be fully working CPU: Ryzen 3...
  40. A

    Question PC won't boot in with ram in channel A slots

    Background: I recently installed a new AIO for my CPU because it would overheat, bluescreen, or games would crash. CPU would run at 90-100 with a game running or 60-70 idle. I installed the AIO and all went smoothly. I noticed the temps weren't much better so I opened up my PC again and...