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  1. geckovic02

    Question Will it throttle? MSI X570 A PRO /w Ryzen 9 3900x/Ryzen 7 5800x

    Hi! So yeah... My old B450 motherboard gave up and I really needed the PC so I quickly bought a x570 board that fitted my connectivity requirement... And that's how I got the Msi X570 A Pro. Anyways, since I have a x570 board now, why not upgrading to a better CPU: Currently I'm running a...
  2. J

    Question no internet for 60 seconds then auto reboots (help pls)

    I turn on my pc for the first time for the day it boots into windows I notice that it has no internet connection and the operating system becomes very janky and slow after about 60 seconds (I didn't actually count, but it felt like about 60 seconds) my pc reboots on it's own on a separate...
  3. Mr Penguin

    Question Need help picking the right motherboard

    Hello, recently my motherboard decided to die on me while in use and I am in need of a new motherboard, I believe it has something to do with the chipset or vrms as my motherboard has an history with overheating. I can spend up to £250 (GBP), I was looking at the Asus Rog Strix B550-f & e but...
  4. ThatGuyCpr

    Question Extremely slow internet in new build w/ MSI motherboard.

    I recently upgraded my PC with a new CPU, RAM, and motherboard, along with a fresh install of Windows. Pretty quickly I realized everything was downloading incredibly quickly and I found that whether over wifi or ethernet I topped out at around 17-25 mbps down, while on my laptop over wifi I get...
  5. [SOLVED] Motherboard caught fire and now the system fan isn't working and the BIOS isn't showing up ?

    I was thinking of installing a new fan in my computer. I was checking what sort of connections my computer has and I noticed that my system fan is only a 3 pin even though my motherboard has a 4pin slot. I was checking out my PSU and I noticed that it has 3 molex slots and a 4pin input. Not an...
  6. Odysseux

    [SOLVED] Incompatible cpu working in b550 motherboard? BIOS help

    Me and my buddys parted together from people selling parts around for my PC. I bought a b550 phantom gaming 4 and a r3 3200g. Without thinking to look into cpu compatibility. Well long story short. The PC still somehow posts runs games fine and even Benchmarks near where it should wo/oc. That...
  7. M

    Question Upgrading Motherboard + CPU, uninstall old drivers first?

    Hey all, I just bought a new motherboard (MSI MPG Z490 gaming edge wifi) and cpu (i5-10600k) to upgrade my existing ones, MSI Z270-A pro and a i5-7600k. Would I need to uninstall any drivers from either before I attempt the upgrade since they are from the same type (MSI vs MSI and i5 vs i5)...
  8. R

    Question Acer aspire 6930g hdd and ram cover

    some plastic around one of the screws of the cover that covers hdd , ram , gpu , etc ... have brokenn , so I have improvised with a larger and bigger screw , is safe to be that way ? PS: that screw does not seem to do much anyway View: https://imgur.com/a/AvHJ10J
  9. aranorde

    [SOLVED] GPT SSD missing when disabling CSM in BIOS?

    Both my disks are GPT. PNY XLR8 CS3030 256GB Nvme M.2 SSD (OS) TeamGroup GX2 1TB SATA SSD (Games and stuff) When i disable the CSM and switch to UEFI, only the boot drive (M.2) is showing up and the SATA SSD is not showing up. According to this post, MBR will not be shown from the BIOS when...
  10. Pikolo19

    [SOLVED] Can you run intel turbo boost on a H type motherboard? I get BSOD/freeze whenever i enable turbo boost on my h310m h

    Hello, i have a Gigabyte H310m H motherboard with a i7-9700k cpu and every time i try to enable intel turbo boost, my pc freezes and i get BSOD. I analyzed the minidump files and it said something about Genuine Intel Unkown Error 124 or something like that. The BSOD error code was...
  11. Moorehouse

    Question No Video from GPU or Motherboard

    Hey guys, I'm having an issue. My son says his computer video went out while he was gaming. His setup is: Intel core i5 9600k Asus prime z390-a motherboard Asus rog geforce rtx 2070 super Corsair rm650x power supply Corsair vengeance lpx 16gb ddr4 dram Elgado HD60 video capture card Ssd and hdd...
  12. petual1

    Question External hard drive does not work on any motherboard USB, only on the front of the case.

    I was using the computer normally, when the sound of unplugging some USB came. It was the external hard drive that I always used plugged into the motherboard that suddenly stopped. I restarted the pc to see if it came back, and continued the same thing. I tested other USB on the motherboard, and...
  13. T

    Question 8-cores FX-8350 stock + Prime95 = freeze, but okay if cores 5 & 6 are disabled ?

    Current system: Cpu AMD FX8350 on 6 cores (5&6 core disabled in BIOS) @4.3GHz Ram Gskill Ripjaws 1600xmp 24GB (2+1 modules) MB Sabertooth fx990 r2 asus Psu CorsairRM750x GPU ASUS R290 STRIX Ssd Samsung evo 250 + 4 HDDs...
  14. acomfortpc

    [SOLVED] Replacing a rog x99 in custom PC ?

    Hi everyone, I inherited a work pc from our old designer, now it is used for coding. However, the rog x99 board has died. So I need to replace it with something. Price range: It's for work, so I don't think it matters, but just anything that does the same as the x99, but it less focused on...
  15. 2

    Question Absolutely cannot open BIOS anymore, boot problems and fan calibration (Gigabyte Aorus X399 Extreme)

    Hello, I cannot access my computers BIOS anymore. I tried to update via the "@bios Update from server" software from Gigabye. I think it worked and it was on latest version F5. But I absolutely can not get into the BIOS screen. I tried every solution I could find on Google. Reset CMOS via...
  16. iamktk

    Question How to identify which SSD is correct for the motherboard

    I have a MSI B450M PRO M2 MAX. I want to add an SSD to it but cannot understand how the compatibility works. Can someone explain what kind of SSDs does my motherboard support with suitable examples. From the Storage section of the user manual- AMD® B450 Chipset y 4x SATA 6Gb/s ports*...
  17. R

    Question PC turns on for split second, then turns off, doesn't turn back on ?

    I have had my PC for about a year now. It was literally working perfectly just last night. This morning I go to turn it on and it turns on for a split second then shuts off and doesn't turn back on. I tried different outlets and PSU power cables but the same thing happens. The RGB on my...
  18. [SOLVED] Bent Pin?

    Hello I just purchased a Maximus X hero from eBay and when I installed my 8700k it would give me bios code 00. When I removed the CPU I noticed that there may be a pin missing. When I looked closer with a zoom camera it looks like it’s actually just bent backwards. Just looking for a second...
  19. ccoo84

    [SOLVED] Changing out motherboard & cleaning out old drivers ?

    Hello, I'm about to upgrade my "Asus Prime B250M" Mobo to a "|Asus ROG STRIX Z270H Gaming" Mobo.. My question is after changing out the boards how do I clean out the old drivers & install the new ones without wiping clean my system? Unfortunately I have allot of files on my computer & windows...
  20. Dankpepe5000

    Question Pc has no BIOS beeps , maybe POST not working?

    Hello there! I bought a new GPU (zotac gt 710) for my friends desktop , we booted it and everything was working fine. After that we installed from Win 7 to Win 10. Installation went fine , but upon the restart , it showed a blue screen , bad system sector if i belive , and after that there are...