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    [SOLVED] Memory says 8GB ram but have 16GB installed. Why?

    I purchased a Boxed Intel® NUC Kit, NUC7i7HVK and it only recognizes one stick of ram. So my question here is how to troubleshoot to figure if it's the ram or the system or software possibly? Here is what I've done so far: I removed both and reinserted both, no change only says i have 8gb ram. I...
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    Question Cloning my old computer's SSD to my new one's SSD - but with a CATCH...

    Hi there. I don't post to forums unless I've spent considerable time researching the question I have and I can't find a straight answer anywhere. So here goes. The age old question of what do you do when you buy a new computer and want to transfer EVERYTHING exactly the way it was (including...
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    Question $1100 CAD build

    Planning to build another computer, can't wrap my head around going with Intel or AMD. All online posts suggest AMD, but looking at the market i see that select Intel cpus have fallen in price drastically, while also producing better performance. Mostly going to use this computer for gaming at...
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    Question New computer build and bios keeps freezing and not fully installing the Wins 10 os 64 bit

    Hello, I am having issues with a new computer build, I am new to this and trying to get everything working properly and everything seems to be working fine, but the BIOS keeps freezing and when trying to install win 10 64 bit os, I keep getting BSOD from windows with different errors each time...
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    [SOLVED] Transferrring SSD and Hard Drives to a new Motherboard

    So I have a new PC build that I'm close to putting together but I would like to transfer all my hard drives from the old one to the new one. The new motherboard is: Asus TUF GAMING X570-PLUS The old one is: ASRock Z77 Pro4 So do I need to deactivate windows 10? I have the product key written...
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    Question New Gaming PC Keeps Shutting Off

    I built a new gaming computer a few weeks ago and have had very little issues with it. The first time I had issues was when I stupidly tried changing the RAMs voltage in the BIOS to a level that I thought they could handle but they failed. I rest the CMOS and my computer had very little issues...
  7. Antkiller26

    [SOLVED] PC Crashes to Orange Blinking LED, PC still running, No Error Message

    Hey there! PC Specs: AMD Ryzen 5 2600 Gigabyte Radeon RX 5700xt Asus ROG Strix b450-f gaming Corsair Vengeance Pro RGB 2x16 3200mhz Some other Corsair Vengeance Ram 2x8 3200mhz Corsair CXM 550W ATX Power Supply I was wondering if anyone has any ideas whats wrong with my PC. My computer...
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    [SOLVED] Clone whole and entire drive to another

    Hi, I know that there are quite similar questions to mine on here but I just had to make sure that it works for my specific lineup so please excuse me on that. So I recently got a whole new computer and the only thing that I kept was my GPU. I'm facing the problem that I want to clone my whole...
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    Question Is my CPU slow? + Should i get a new computer?

    I bought my computer about two years ago. Its been getting slower and slower, but its finally catching up to where its been annoying me. My computer has a i7-7700, and a 1060 3GB. It has been relatively fine, but over the past three ish months, ive noticed loading websites/games has been slower...
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    [SOLVED] Windows 10 BSOD few times a day

    Hey guys I want to ask for a help my friend have a new computer for like 2 months.He bought all of the parts I helped him with the compatibility of them I went to his place I built it but that's not the point. The point is after we built it we installed Win. 10 we had a license key from ebay for...
  11. Chanjahman

    Question NEED HELP PLEASE

    I just got my pc 2 days ago and it keeps freezing and making buzzing noise. i talked with a tech but everything we tried so far didnt work. INTEL CORE I7-9700K (4.9GHz TURBO)(8-Core) 3.6GHz RAM: 16GB POWER SUPPLY: 600W DIGITAL STORM MOTHERBOARD: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PLUS GPU: NVIDIA GEFORCE GTX 1650
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    Question New computer start-up issues

    Hi, I built my wife a new computer for business and after installing Windows 10, upon any restart, the computer goes to a black screen after the BIOS screen. Each time I have to reinstall Windows to get Windows to work, but it only works on the initial install. I have tried updating drivers for...
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    Question Computer Still Shutting Down

    So I thought I was done with this. I bought a computer from CyberPowerPC (specifically a Cyberpowerpc gma 3200 bst). It worked fine for a bit, but then it started to shut off while gaming. I thought this could either be a temperature issue or a PSU issue. The temps weren't amazing, but they...
  14. Prashant47

    Question PC making wierd grinding noise

    Hi guys hope you all having a really great day, so I build this pc 20 days ago and when I start my pc after 6-7 hours (after the night) on first boot my pc start making grinding noice but my win10 will load up without any issue but the grinding sound keep coming from my pc so I direct close it...
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    Question My computer and games are crashing.

    Hi, ive been reading alot of other threads and didnt find anything helpful. So... I built a new PC for around a month ago, with good specs. Gtx 1070 ryzen 5 2600 2x 8gb ddr4 3200mhz 250 gb ssd samsung Kraken x62 Asus Prime B450-plus Corsair vs450 450watt (NZXT H500i) if anyine were intrested...
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    My 1080 ti underperforming, please help!

    Ok english is not my first language just saying.. So i got the asus strix oc gtx 1080ti a week ago and it is under performing and doing worse than my old 980ti. Anyone know what could be the problem? On cs and fortnite im gettin 120fps avg which is really bad when i have a 144hz monitor. Im...
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    Only Half Memory Capacity Per Dimm Registering

    I am having an interesting problem where only half of my memory is available. I am running an i5 3570k at stock speeds on an MSI G41-Z77a motherboard with 2 kits totalling 32 GB, 4 x 8 GB dimms of 1600 MHZ G.Skillz Rip Jaws memory, a PNY GTX 970 and a 550 watt PSU. I have verified in the bios...
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    MSI GTX 1050 ti OC 6 pin power connector

    my MSI GTX 1050 ti OC looks like it has a 6 pin connector, I've overclocked the card and have been using it for a while and just now realized it existed, does the port work is my question...
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    Good UPS for this gaming build

    Intel core i7-7700k Asus Strix Z270I Gaming GSkill Trident Z RGB 16GB 2x8GB DDR4 3000 GTX 1070 8gb Samsung 850 EVO 500gb Western Digital 2Tb Black Caviar Seasonic P-660 Platinum 660W NZXT Manta Black/Red ITX Corsair H100i V2 Liquid CPU AOC I2381FH 23" LED IPS Monitor We are getting power...
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    updating/flashing BIOS from NCS's "American Megatrends 9940" to any ASUS BIOS (P8H61-M LE)

    Hi, I got a P8H61-M LE motherboard off ebay I want to change the BIOS from NCS's "American Megatrends 9940" to any ASUS BIOS. , it's working fine no problems aside from a couple bsods which hopefully I can get worked out. should I even try to do this or just leave it as is? The bios ncs...