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    Question MSI GTX 970

    A week ago I purchased a used MSI GTX 970 on eBay. Got it last Saturday and have now spent every night this week trying to get it working. It started with buying a 550 watt PSU. The 970 wouldn't display, so I thought I didn't have enough juice and returned it for a 650 watt. Still no dice...
  2. brandoncuff

    Question System wont register 144hz

    So I recently bought an MSI 1440p 144hz 1ms response time monitor to hook up to my laptop & just use the monitor as a "PC". (I am building a pc atm will post specs below so people can make sure I won't run into any issues) I cannot get 144hz when I go into settings or display settings or...
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    Question WIFI is not giving me the provided speed

    Hey guys, I have "MSI MPG Z390 Gaming Edge AC" Motherboard with built-in WIFI, its "dual band " and I'm connected to the 5Ghz network. Anyway since the day I got this PC the WIFI is so weak even though our network is Fiber with an average of Ping 3 and speed 80-110 Mbps, when I do speed tests...
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    Question Msi z370 krait usb ports not working

    So I bought this motherboard "used", the seller got it from the factory with one usb port broken and got it fixed. He hadnt tried if it worked. I paired the board with an i5 9600k (I was told the bios would be compatible) and now there is 1 single usb port in the whole system that actually...
  5. Gosraj

    Question Which MOBO works best with this setup?

    Turns out I lied when I said that my last post that, well, was my last post. Now I'm here to just ask which motherboard would go best with this setup: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/vyXL8Y Really just making sure it's compatible with everything (NVMe M.2, DDR4 3200, etc) I'd like to keep the...
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    Question High idle temps since bios update

    I've recently updated by BIOS for my MSI Pro Carbon x470 mobo and my idle temps seem to have jumped. Before the update I was idling at about 35 degrees, now it idles at 60, though only getting to about 65-70 when stress testing. So I would assume those idle temps should be a lot lower. Normally...
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    Question Heat problem Ryzen 2700X

    I built a new system and everything worked fine. After a while the pc got very loud and I noticed very high cpu temperatures. My system: CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 2700X (with Wraith Prism boxed cooler) MB: MSI X470 Gaming pro GPU: AMD Radeon Pro WX 5100 RAM: 32GB (2x 16GB) G.Skill Aegis DDR4-3000 DIMM...
  8. mcanavino

    MSI GE75 Raider or Lenovo Y740?

    Hi, Looking at either an MSI GE75 Raider (GE75023) https://us.msi.com/Laptop/GE75-Raider-8SX/Specification Or an Lenovo Legion Y740 (81HH0003US) https://www.lenovo.com/us/en/laptops/legion-laptops/legion-y-series/Lenovo-Legion-Y740-17/p/88GMY701062#tab-customize Both seem to have same general...
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    Question Game crashes after installing another RAM module.

    Upgraded my PC back in 2017. MOBO: MSI b250M PRO-VDH RAM: HyperX Fury Black 8 GB (hx424c15fb2/8) CL15 DIMM DDR4 2400MT/s I got the same RAM again a few days back. So, now I have 16 gb in total. I did run Windows Memory Diagnostic test. Still, it showed me no problems. I have no problems in...
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    Question RAM upgrade

    Hi I am currently using the MSI Nightblade x2 but i want to upgrade to 16 GB of RAM but i dont know what I need
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    Question Usb ports is not working during boot

    Hello , I have the MSI z87-g43 motherboard. When I boot my computer the Usb ports don't work until windows is starting. Does anyone know how to solve this problem ? Reseting bios, unpluging, installing new drivers and windows reinstall doesn't help All answers are appreciated
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    Question got msi ge75 8sf. should i do one of the following. ?

    i got the msi ge75 because im never in one place. but i like to game. i got the 8sf with 2070 and single channel 16gb intel 8750h. i have some fps problems in game. i get 200+ in practice mode on overwatch. 100+ hearoes of the storm.. still not happy with the fps considering the hardware i got...
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    Question New setup

    Im planning to upgrade and switch some parts in my pc. Current pc: MSI 1080ti gaming x i5-8600k Asus z370-f Corsair H110i gtx Nzxt s340 elite 2x250gb ssd (raid 0) 128gb pm961 nvme Corsair CX550 psu New pc: MSI 1080ti gaming x i7-8700k Asus z370-f Enermax liqfusion 240mm Nzxt s340 elite 1tb...
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    Question is samsung 970 evo m.2 compatible with my MSI (Micro-Star) Notebook GT80 2QE Titan SLI

    Hi there, I want to upgrade my storage on my MSI (Micro-Star) Notebook GT80 2QE Titan SLI with the Samsung 970 evo plus 1TB m.2 I wonder if this is even compatible with the motherboard. I didn't change any parts of the laptop, only added some ram. if it's not compatible what ssd is recommond...
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    MSI laptop running oddly slow

    So I bought an MSI GT62VR Dominator pro a couple months back and I've been using it for a little bit of gaming here and there; thing is, it's oddly slow in some places. In certain instances, I'll just be playing a moba like league or something that doesn't require a lot of juice like oxygen not...
  16. RustyVaper

    Question ASUS GTX560 1GB vs MSI GTX650 OC 2GB

    I had to buy a GTX650OC 2GB on eBay as my 560 died and artifacted a lot. Is this an upgrade or an upgrade as I have seen some specs and realised my new card has only 1 6pin connecter where my old card had 2. Have I accidentally downgraded? If anyone could help by telling me what to choose as...
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    Question Installed ram and now the computer won’t display any thing and beeps 3 times (long beeps)

    Cpu i5 8400 Gpu 1050 ti Motherboard Msi h310m pro-vd I already have a Corsair vengeance lasts lpx 8gb stick installed 2400 MHz then I tried to install a crucial Ballistix 4gb DDR4-3200 udimm then when I booted up the computer the pc didn’t recognise the ram even in the bios then I swapped...
  18. Loki_TSO

    Question Rgb LED without 3/4 pins mobo header + Mystic Light?

    This question is probably asked often, but can I plug RGB led strips without a 3 or 4 pin connector on my motherboard? I searched a bit and I found a Cooler Master RGB controller (https://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=9SIA7RD7869876 ) the thing is, I don't know if it's compatible with...
  19. FluffyFlounder

    [SOLVED] Can I flash my bios without purchasing a new compatible cpu?

    Question; if I get the i5-9400f with the MSI z370 a-pro, will I have to buy a compatible CPU just to update the bios? TIA
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    Question How determine bios version on MSI mobo without turning on

    Large screen of MoBo Z170A-G43 PLUS: https://c.allegroimg.com/original/0c1aa1/dc49406442c5a3367a78cc42563c https://e.allegroimg.com/original/0cbff2/14ca4d224104baebedff0e59cf4e Where exactly is the BIOS version information located?