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    Question New build woes

    Hey guys, Im new to the forums so I hope this is the right place for this post So I just built a new rig, specs are: Amd Ryzen 7 3700X ROG Strix B450f Gaming 32gb (4×8gb) DDR4 2133MHz from Corsair Nvidia GTX 1080 8GB Corsair VS650 PSU Given that the mobo doesnt support gen 3 ryzen I had...
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    Question z490 motherboard help

    I am buying an intell I7-10700k and i dont know which motherboard to get for it. i know very little about motherboards, any help would be greatly appreciated. It will be primarily for gaming, i will be buying 32gb ddr4 ram, i have an rtx 2080, needs 3-4 usb slots, i use lan, i dont care about...
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    Question My computer keeps crashing when I play games

    I just recently completed my PC build and it was running great for the first 2 weeks. just yesterday I was playing mordhou and my sound started to become crackly and the games frames quickly started to drop and then my computer restarted. I thought it may be a one time deal until today when i...
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    Question Ethernet not Recognised

    Hey, I have just built a new PC and I am having a problem with my network. I use an Ethernet cable. Everytime I restart Windows 10 and log back in I am not connected to the internet. It seems my ethernet cable is not detected when I log back in. This only happens when I restart the computer, if...
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    Question New Build PC Hardlock Black Screen

    Hi All This is my first post after many years of advice from this forum. I decided to build a new PC, its a pretty entry level build but had a lot of fun building it. Ill try give as much info here as possible to get a solution. I initially built my PC as follows, I had a few components...
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    Question Pc not turning on at all

    So i recently bought a new motherboard on offerup, the msi a320m gaming pro for my budget pc, but when i get it plugged in with everything and try to turn it on, nothing happens. No lights to signify that it is getting power or anything. Ive looked all over and most seem to have a problem with...
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    Question Mid game my pc crashes and shows me a random colored screen and a buzzing noise appears and the system shuts off after a couple of seconds.

    Mid game while I get a kill or get killed or revive a teammate and such, or pretty much any action I take in game would sometimes just crash my pc and I would get a screen that is either red or green or brown, any color really and my headphones would be buzzing for a couple of seconds and my pc...
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    Question Suggest For New Gaming Build

    Hi Guys, I'm planning on making this build for gaming. Kindly suggest. Games that I play (CS:GO, League of Legends, PUBG) at 240HZ monitor 1920x1080 resolution. Specs are as follows. i7 10600k Asus ROG Strix Z490 E Gaming G.Skill Trident Z Royal 16GB 2x8 4000MHZ Crucial P1 1TB M.2 Asus...
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    Question Built New PC, Bios Loads Up But Getting HDD Post Error and Can't Install Windows

    Hey guys, I'm very new to this stuff but just built a PC. Turned it on and BIOS loaded up (I'm not very fluent with BIOS). Seems like everything is working (all the fans turning, all the checks in mobo look good, not that I know BIOS but everything seems to be stable in there and it's...
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    Question Can i use 2, 6+2 PCIe connectors on a GPU that needs 2, 8 pin PCIe connectors?

    Hello there i am buying a XFX Radeon RX 5700 XT 8 GB THICC III Ultra Video Card for my new build and it says that it requires 2 8 pin PCIe and i was wondering if it is safe to use 2, 6+2 PCIe's on it instead as my PSU comes with 4 6+2 PCIe's (SeaSonic FOCUS 650 W 80+ Gold Certified Fully...
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    Question New build no display.

    I’m building a computer with all new parts and haven’t gotten it to display. I’ve built many computers in the past and have never had an issue. Everything’s plugged in and lights up like it should, but nothing comes up on the screen. This happened before and I switched out the GPU, CPU, and...
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    [SOLVED] New build, no display, solid red light (not boot/vga/dram/cpu)

    First of all, hello everyone! Thank you, in advance, to anyone who is willing and able to offer help. I just finished my first ever liquid cooled build. Here is the complete parts list. I have built several air cooled PCs in the past and have never had the issue I am facing. I have searched...
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    Question Another no-post post...

    I have just upgraded my Case, Motherboard and added a few new fans and an RGB controller, and while attempting to boot the PC up for the first time after building, I get fan power, all RGBs light up (RAM takes unusually long, but most of the time gets there in the end), but I don't get a beep...
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    Question System Compatiblity?

    I am trying to build a new computer for a coworker for the office. I figured I would just use the old build which is linked here: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/DDYk6R The only concern I have is the coworker will be using ProContractor which is an accounting program and I wanted to verify that...
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    [SOLVED] Pc Upgrade or new build?

    Current build: https://pcpartpicker.com/user/beteen/saved/#view=s4dsZL CPU: intel xeon e3-1231 v3 3.4 ghz quad-core processor Motherboard: ASRock H97 PRO4 ATX LGA1150 RAM: G.Skill Sniper Series 8 GB (2 x 4 GB) DDR3-1866 Memory (total of 16GB) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1 TB 3.5"...
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    Question New PC - Gaming only - NEED HELP!

    https://pcpartpicker.com/list/mMPNFG New to building PCs and want to get a solid set up. Removing Keyboard and Monitor, my build is around $800. That’s the goal I want to be at. Any suggestions or upgrades I should make for the price range i
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    Question New build failure, ez debug cpu light red

    I just attempted a new build with a friend. Tried to boot, fans came on but nothing else appears to be happening. The mobo ez debug CPU light is solid red. The GPU is not lit and the 3 fans on it are not running. Currently only running one 8 pin EPS/ATX12V cable for CPU power. Do i need a...
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    Question 650w enough for new build?

    Hello. I'm building my first rig in the next week or two when my new parts arrive and I wanted to ask everyone here if they think that my Corsair RM650x will be able to handle this. My processor is going to be an AMD Ryzen 7 3700x, my gpu is going to be an RTX 2070 super and a MSI B450 gaming...
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    Question pc freezes after new build

    Hello everyone, I just built my new pc, well I upgraded my CPU GPU and PSU and also got a liquid cooling system CPU: i7 9700k GPU: ASUS ROG STRIX 2070 SUPER MB: z370 gaming plus (I did the bios update) PSU: Raidmax 735W anyways Im pretty sure I plugged everything in well but my PC freezes...
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    [SOLVED] Monitor not detecting newly built PC

    Hi guys So I finally finished building my new PC yesterday only to find that when I turn it on, my monitor doesn't detect it. I am using a HDMI cable and have tried connecting it to both the graphics card and the motherboard with no results. When the PC turns on, the fans come on but tend to go...