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    Question Looking for a nice high bridge to jump from

    So I built a PC for the first time. It was a fantastic experience. At least it was at first. Now I have consistent rebooting issues and I can't get more than 5 minutes into a game without sudden restarts. Build is as follows: AMD Ryzen 5 5600X 3.7 GHz 6-Core Processor Corsair iCUE H100i RGB PRO...
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    Question CPU Light

    Well here we go. Updated motherboard and CPU. Second hand Gigabyte x370 gaming 3 motherboard, Ryzen 7 3700x, crucial Ballistix 3600, radeon hd 6850 (working on this), bp antec 550 power supply. Know for a fact board, power supply and graphics work. Not too sure on any incompatibilities, not a...
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    [SOLVED] Drives appear in BIOS storage configuration butwill not show up in the boot order.

    I've just built a PC for the first time, and upon turning it on and attempting to boot it from my m.2 ssd, the drive won't show up in the boot order. I thought it was an issue with the ssd, but upon connecting the hard drive from my old PC (which I cloned the ssd from), that wouldn't show up...
  4. whyruabeach

    Question first build for a noob

    So I want to make a full tower build or a build where I can take and replace parts with ease. I want to build a computer that can play games and edit videos and also use Photoshop and do animation. I don't want any fancy lighting or anything. So I was wondering if someone could just make me a...
  5. Extm

    Question Gpu noob

    Hi everyone, I am new to this so someone with some knowledge please advise. I found a msi 5500xt 8gb for sale (410$ cad- including taxes and shipping) is this card worth it? Open to suggestions for a different card in the price range if they are available.
  6. whyruabeach

    Question Building my 1st computer for gaming and video editing/photoshop

    So I want to make a full tower build or a build where I can take and replace parts with ease. I want to build a computer that can play games and edit videos and also use Photoshop and do animation. I don't want any fancy lighting or anything. So I was wondering if someone could just make me a...
  7. Sky01

    Question New desktop not connecting to monitor

    My 6 year old desktop died nearly 2 months ago and I've been working on a budget build for my graphics design job so far everything appears to be working fine except the boot LED is on and this is because I'm trying to boot of my old hard drive from my old PC I I plan to just wipe the hard drive...
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    [SOLVED] First Ever PC Build - Help!

    First Ever PC Build - Help! First PC Build Greetings everybody, I'm Mfierro13. The Following is my first budget build, costing me around 900$ USD in my country. I would gladly take any advice/criticism for my choices, as I just learned all I know about PCs and building them during the last 3...
  9. Budget Meta

    [SOLVED] Xbox 360 Controller help.. please..

    I have a Samsung Galaxy J2 (J260DL and J260T1) phones one is running android 8.1 the other is 9.1... i recently got an otg adapter and been wanting to make a real cheap ghetto gaming set up.. micro usb to hdmi keyboard mouse and gamepad running from a smart phone lol (yes i know about rasberry...
  10. Reivaj

    [SOLVED] Need an advice. Can't decide if it's worth the upgrade.

    Hi, so I'm just getting into the PC world and finally decided to slowly upgrade my PC which currently is: Intel Celeron G3930 H110M PRO-VH PLUS 4 GB of Ram I'm thinking of getting a i5 6500 to upgrade my CPU first but i cant decide if should do that or get another 4 GB of ram instead. It is...
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    Question Noob needs major help

    Hi in need of major help troubleshooting what happened to my computer. New to pc gaming so take it easy on me but I bought a used computer with a friend who knew what he was doing and he said it was a good pc for the price i was getting it for so I bought it. will list the specs below. Ran great...
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    [SOLVED] first time builder, have a few questions

    first off, here are my parts: using a 570 but took it off because i have already bought it. the 2200g is just a placeholder for a 1600af, since pcpartpicker doesn't have it on their site PCPartPicker Part List Type|Item|Price :----|:----|:---- CPU | AMD Ryzen 3 2200G 3.5 GHz Quad-Core...
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    [SOLVED] this build decent for casual gaming/web surfing?

    adding either a 570 or 580 later when I get enough money, but was wondering if this was decent as is, and any recommendations, also wondering if this mobo would work with a 3200g out of box. PCPartPicker Part List Type|Item|Price :----|:----|:---- CPU | AMD Ryzen 3 3200G 3.6 GHz Quad-Core...
  14. Klowe0228

    Question Im a complete noob thoughts on built

    I've never owned a pc ever and I want to get into it and I need help DT-CU-0053-CUK-001 None ITX 256GB M.2 NVMe Solid State Drive (Upgrade Options Available) B360 ITX Motherboard with integrated AC Wifi and Bluetooth Intel Core i5-9400F Six Core Processor (9MB Cache, 2.9GHz-4.1GHz)...
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    [SOLVED] Judge my first build/gaming pc 2019

    Gaming computer- mainly for sea of thieves- aiming for at least 60fps at 1080. Also, red dead 2. I want a solid build that won’t get outdated too fast but for cheap as possible lol. I did my research and think I have it all picked out. (But randomly chose a psu at the store) I figured I would...
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    [SOLVED] Noob PC builder, Troubleshooting MSI MPG X570 Mobo. PC wont power on. Need Help.

    Did some shopping, been wanting to upgrade for a while. So my old build consisted of a intel i7 4970k, msi Z97 pc mate mobo, with gtx 1070 gpu. My case is a Nzxt H510 mid tower with a EVGA superNOVA gold 850 watt PSU. A h80i v2 water cooler by corsair My friends suggested I wait for the new...
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    Question Poor gaming performance

    Hey guys, Hope everyones good!! So basicalllyyyyyyyy I'm not that great in terms of PC stuff butttt about 10 months ago i built a gaming rig. The specs are as follows : CPU - Ryzen 3 1200 GPU- Radeon™ RX 570 Gaming 8G Storage - 1 WD 1TB & 1 120GB SSD WD Motherboard - gigabyte a320m-s2h PSU -...
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    [SOLVED] how can i connect my pc to wifi? (sounds stupid but hear me out)

    I've finally got my PC build up and running, Windows 10 installed, everything is finally going smoothly. that's when I realize my mother board probably isn't wifi compatible. I connected to my wifi via Ethernet but it can't switch it to wireless. I really need to connect to the internet...
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    Question new pc build working but monitor shows no signal

    my build: https://pcpartpicker.com/user/PPPPA/saved/fWNvWZ i built my first pc and everything seems to be working fine (case and cpu fan spinning, lights on case, mobo and gpu) but when i plug it into my monitor it says no signal. i know my monitor isnt the problem because i plugged my ps4...
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    [SOLVED] Computer turns on, but doesn't boot up?

    Here's my part list https://ca.pcpartpicker.com/user/donklyknob/saved/b24Jbv If you need any other info just tell me, I WILL get back to you soon. So I press the power button which makes the fans spin and lights turn on and thats it, I also hear a quiet "brrrrrmmm" noise for a few seconds, I...