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  1. M

    [SOLVED] RAM or Mobo Issue?

    Hello, I recently built my first PC, and it was working great for a month or so, really loved it and still do. I have run into an issue, though, and I believe either my motherboard or RAM is defective. My specs are below for reference to potential issues. I'm heavily leaning towards the RAM...
  2. Y

    Question Wanting to build a pc unsure where to start

    I want to build a pc for casual gaming, the Sims, Minecraft, and maybe fps. This is the first time I will have done this and it's overwhelming to say the least. If someone could give me a list of components from most important to least that would be helpful. Also is there anything I should...
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    Question (Beginner) Overheating PC. What Should I Do? Help/Tips?

    (Hi, I'm pretty new to PC maintenance and have never built a PC before so apologies for any noob moments in advance. :ouimaitre:) PC specs I could find - G6 Fusion 600 X2 - 6 Core AMD Gaming PCCase: G6 Vantage Red (ATX) Processor (CPU): AMD FX 6300 (6x 3.50GHz) AM3+ Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE -...
  4. Punisher1241

    Question why is my pc microstuttering while playing any game?

    Hi i have microstutters on league of legends, counter strike global offensive, Ac unity and some other games. This microstutters happens rarely but they happen on every game i tested. My pc: Msi x470 Gaming plus Ryzen 5 2600 GTX 1050TI Ram 8gb 2400mhz single channel SSD 120GB 1TB 7200RPM Hard...
  5. Pythonbites

    [SOLVED] Is 85 pounds a good price for a pretty much new gtx 1050 2gb?

    My friend is offering me a gtx 1050 2gb for 85 pounds from a prebuilt system he didn't turn on until upgrading the gpu in there. is this a good price? I do some 1440x900 gaming but im super poor so i cant even afford a 1050 ti. Is thre a better card at this price? thanks
  6. Pythonbites

    [SOLVED] Is there any blower-cooling versions of the RX 570?

    Im working with a case with not many opportunities for good airflow so i need a blower cooling method of cooling to not build up heat in the case too much
  7. Pythonbites

    Question Why isn't my front panel USB 3 recieving enough power?

    Hello, I recently built my PC. When I plugged in my USB Pen Drive into the USB 3 slot, it didn't load in Windows 10, but at the bottom right on the background processes a USB symbol flashed in and off at intervals. OK? So i made a bootable USB out of it to see if the BIOS would boot. It didn't...
  8. Pythonbites

    Question Is the Hyper 212 Evo good for my needs?

    Hi I would like to know if the Hyper 212 Evo from cooler master is any good. I have 3 main factors which are, Airflow, Temperatures, looks, price and if it is any better than the Wraith Spire. My case is the Aerocool Cylon, i have 2 intake and 2 exhaust. Thanks! Edit: Cpu Is the Ryzen 5 2600x
  9. Pythonbites

    Question How far could I push the GT 1030 2GB GDDR5 MSI Aero OC in overclocking?

    (This is not my main card) So I have a spare GT 1030 OC edition, and for fun and educational purposes, i would like to know how much can i overclock it so i can learn how to OC a Graphics card and for fun. Thanks for any help.
  10. Pythonbites

    Question Can I build my pc until my RAM arrives?

    So I ordered some RAM that will arrive this Monday, i have the rest of the parts on hand. Can I build the rest of the system early so when the ram arrives i can just put it in and boot the PC?
  11. Pythonbites

    Question Can i get away with having 1 exhaust fan temporarily??

    So, I'm building my new Ryzen 5 2600x build with the stock cooler. I'm using the Aerocool Cylon case. So, I have all the parts ready, but I haven't got enough for a graphics card for another couple of weeks. The case comes with a 120mm fan at the rear. So, could I get away with using a non...
  12. Pythonbites

    [SOLVED] best case black fans (non RGB) for a budget?

    Hi I'm building a pc for $510 and i'm new to pc building so it is hard for me to find good case fans for a low price (I need 5 case fans) that are 120mm and are from a known, trusted brand, offer reasonable airflow and wont die in like 6 months. Does anyone know any good models? Any help would...
  13. Pythonbites

    Question Is the Ryzen 5 2600x or Ryzen 7 2700x better for gaming on a budget?

    I am on a budget of about 500 Pounds for the entire system. I want to buy a cpu that will play my games and do office work great, i don't do much multitasking on pcs. If i'm not wrong, games only use 4 cores so is it better for me to get the 2600x? I'm really confused and new to this. Thanks for...
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    Question Hey need help (Big noob) GPU not showing up at all

    Hey I recently bought some upgrades for my pc, they aren't amazing but for my liking anyway when I installed my new gpu it doesnt show up on task manager, device manager and only one monitor works. Both fans are working and I cant find anything helpful on Youtube. System Specs: Ryzen 5 2600 8Gb...
  15. M

    Question RAM won't run

    Hey guys i recently bought this ram. Click here for link. I have G41C-VS motherboard and this ram wont run. I have 2x4GB since my motherboard is dual channeled. When i put the sticks the computer starts fans spin everything is alright but the screen stays dark. Idk whats the problem and i cant...
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    Question Display Issue

    Hey All, Abit of a noob here, i have obtained the linked PC from work https://support.hp.com/gb-en/document/c04551677 however i am having a strange issue with the PC. I have reinstalled windows clean fresh install. New SSD and HDD and RAM. The PC works fine on HDMI out from the graphics card on...