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  1. 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...
  2. [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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. AspireOne

    Question Should I choose ASRock B460M Pro4 or Asus Prime B365M-A?

    The ports etc. are enough on both, but I'm mainly concerned about the difference between cooling and build quality. Could anyone help me out?
  6. D

    Question ASUS LGA 1151 TUF MARK 2 Intel Z270 compatible with PCI-E SSD's?

    Hey, It's been a while since I've upgraded my PC. As the HDD I have is making a lot of rotary noise and lacking on the ability to load things quickly I am thinking of upgrading to a SSD. I have noticed that PCI-E SSD's get a better read/write time but I'm concerned my motherboard doesn't...
  7. S

    [SOLVED] WIFI Adapter Problem

    My wireless network/Internet connection goes dark at seemingly random times, possibly under heavy load. The adapter actually disappears from Network Connections. Upon a reboot or disabling/re-enabling toggle in Device Manager, adapter is re-enabled and all good. I have ruled out… bad card...
  8. N

    Question Constant whitenoise/static/hissing from Headset

    Hello! I've recently built a new PC for myself. Everything works fine except there's this constant hissing/static/whitenoise that I hear through my headset. I am unaware of why this might be happening. I looked up and there are many reasons why this could be happening, such not enough power...
  9. I

    [SOLVED] Motherboard not detecing any SATA inputs out of nowhere

    So I've already sort of made a post about this here: https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/my-pc-wont-boot-os-after-installing-a-second-hdd.3704942/ But I wanted to make a new one to clarify. I had to rebuild my PC in January, and this included getting a new motherboard (so it's only like 3/4...
  10. A

    Question Audio interference on Aorus B450 M ?

    I have some problems with onboard audio, some time ago i switched to a new PC case, that has malfunctioning front 3.5mm headphones jack (only right channel plays), I tried to use MIC In jack, and retask to Headphone/Front Speaker out, but somehow it still doesn't sound like real Headphones jack...
  11. K

    Question All USB ports disconnecting and reconnecting at once.

    I need help. I built my first pc back in January. It runs fine. Noticed a few issues at first, one of them being that all the USB’s would disconnect the computer would freeze and I would have to hard restart it. This stopped for a while. One issue that has been consistent is that when I boot...
  12. I

    Question My PC won't boot OS after installing a second HDD

    I recently bought a 2TB Barracuda HDD because my current 1TB HDD was too small for all the games I like to play, and after screwing it into the tray and connecting the SATA cable, my PC wouldn't boot my OS, it just loaded into the Aorus Easy Safe Mode, even though the original HDD (where the OS...
  13. S

    Question Red lights on motherboard but PC works fine ?

    Hi, whenever i switched on my pc, the red light on my motherboard lights up, the one that indicates cpu, dram, etc... but after few seconds it turns back off, and the pc works fine and ready to use. Should i be concerned ? here's my pc specs: i3 10100f gtx 1060 3gb asrock b460m pro 4 8gb ddr4
  14. SquishyChs

    Question How would I know if my motherboard is dead?

    The lights on the board are lit so I am thinking it is getting power (could still be an issue with power but all the cables are seated well and its lit), and power seems to be coming through my USB ports. However when I boot my PC up, it whirrs and lights up but my display remains black. The...
  15. Y

    Question Confused between Asus TUF Gaming X570-PLUS versus Gigabyte X570 Aorus Pro ?

    I'm planning to upgrade from R5 2600 + GTX 1060 + PRIME B450-A => 2K Gaming to R5 5600X + RTX 3080 + (Asus X570+ or GIGABYTE X570 AORUS PRO) => 4K gaming with Web Development (Office work) I did some research and somewhere it's stated that Asus X570+ uses only 4 phase where GIGABYTE has 12...
  16. S

    [SOLVED] Will my 24 pin atx motherboard work with 20+4 pin psu?

    Will these components work together? 1.Motherboard: Gigabyte b450 Aorus pro wifi 2.Psu: Gigabyte p550b
  17. Muhammad Jahid

    Question 64bit Vga driver in 32bit operating system!

    I want to install 32bit operating system in a computer because threre is only 4gb ram and 32bit os performs very smooth. But, while downloading the necessary driver from that 'motherboard website' , I noticed that there is no 32bit vga driver in the website. Question: If I download that 64bit...
  18. B

    Question Is the motherboard dead?

    So my friend's PC has been having an issue. When he plays games, specifically Roblox and Sea of Thieves, it will shut down. Everything turns off except the power button light. To turn it back on, pressing the power button doesn't work, you have to unplug and plug it back in. It was happening...
  19. halolah

    Question Extreme FPS drops in any game ?

    This issue began one day prior to the "Season 3 Reloaded" update of Warzone and hasn't gone away since. Before this issue began I would be able to hit 90-100+ FPS without a problem, but as soon as I hopped on Warzone (on the day prior to the "update") I saw my CPU time would immediately drop to...
  20. Matěj M.

    Question USB keyboard not working on old pc

    I recently bought an USB keyboard Genius Slimstar 126 for my older computer. Unfortunately it doesn't work with that old pc. It doesn't work in neither system (I tried Win 7 and Linux Mint) or the BIOS. However if I plug it into my newer laptop or PC, it works completely fine. Other USB...