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  1. L

    Question SATA hard disks not detected after MoBo upgrade

    Hi y'all! I updated my mobo from Asus B350 Prime Plus to Asus TUF Gaming B550 Plus and since neither of my SATA disks are detected by BIOS or Windows. I have enabled CSM as many guides.. well, guide and every SATA port (?) individually in the BIOS. Tried a different power cable as a long...
  2. dannybueno

    Question Corsair H100 not working with new PSU

    I just upgraded from a 650W PSU to an EVGA 1000GT, and when I tried to boot I got the CPU fan error. I made sure all connections were seated snugly, and tried plugging the SATA power plug for the cooler into SATA 1-4 on the PSU, and the peripheral slot to no avail. Everything else works fine...
  3. T

    Question SSD not showing up after failed Mirroring/Raid

    Hey, I've tried setting up a RAID between two identical SSDs using Disk Management in Windows 10, but it failed for some reason. I've tried removing the mirroring but than Disk Management froze, and after a while I've closed it from Task Manager. Now the SSD won't show up anywhere. BIOS and...

    Build Advice I'm having alot of trouble putting together this rig and making it run properly. I'm a complete noob and in need of some tech advice. Please help...

    So I don't really know if my rig is built correctly or not. I put it together and have reinstalled windows over a hundred times. My computer has been experiencing trouble with running games like the elder scrolls online and even basic games like minecraft. When i play these games i experience...
  5. S

    [SOLVED] Any Channel's About page doesn't work on YouTube

    So I've noticed that any channel's about page does not work on my youtube account when I go to check it out. I just get a gray screen with nothing. I have tried this on a different youtube account and it worked, everything was normal, but on my main account it never works. It's as if the site...
  6. Pc30001

    [SOLVED] Cant use both monitors at the same time

    Hello. A friend of mine recieved a new monitor. He has a MSI desktop PC with two HDMI ports and one VGA. He first connected each of the monitors too the pc with HDMI and chose HDMI source on the monitor settings. This only worked on one of his monitors, the other one showed "no signal". He tried...
  7. Harshk5611

    Question is there a way to find why my motherboard got damaged

    hi today I saw that some of my cabinet's front panel's wires are damaged (peeled) and i dont know how but the question is will keeping them connected to the motherboard damage it
  8. E

    Question Bluetooth doesn't work

    Hi, I'm running on a ASUS TUF Gaming B550 PLUS WiFi board (my antenna is bolted in as well). I've installed all the drivers from Intel as well as from ASUS page, also my BTH services are running on my Services app (they're also set to start automatically). Yet it seems that Windows doesn't...
  9. A

    [SOLVED] Pressing left alt key presses 4 other keys, not left alt... bug or feature?

    Hello there! I have an Asus ROG Claymore keyboard from 2019. I've noticed some issues in the past months where whenever I sync it with AuraSync, all my other ROG devices (Fusion 500 and Gladius II) seem to get the note but the Claymore keeps blacking out (only on Sync mode, not on individual...
  10. Big_Fhungus

    Question "No device found AHCI BIOS not installed" but pc still boots to windows 10

    Hello, i heard that switching my ssd mode from IDE to AHCI mode in the bios would make it run faster. So i changed the setting to ahci and everything works fine but on boot i get the "No device found AHCI BIOS not installed", then my pc proceeds to boot to windows 10 and everything works fine, i...
  11. technologicalpixel

    [SOLVED] why if i have 16 gb of ram installed only 13.3 is available?

    Hello , i have installed 16 gb of ram but my system says that only 13.3 is available , i just wanted to know if it's normal or if i have some problems to fix
  12. L

    Question M2 SSD nit detected on MSI

    Hello everyone, I just bought a brand new SSD Kingston KC2500 for my laptop MSI CX62 - 7QL. On my laptop box is specified that it supports sata3 ssd and pci e 3x4 ssd so it supports both. It is also mentioned that the ssd speed is up to 2200 mb/s and my ssd that I bought is 3500mb/s. I wonder...
  13. DannyT_

    [SOLVED] PC Will not start, Power LED on motherboard

    Hi, I am having an issue with a computer im running as a media server. I moved into a new place and after plugging in the pc, I found it wouldnt turn on. After a long time troubleshooting, I thought it would probably be the 8 year old power supply. I purchased a new one and set it up...
  14. N

    Question Websites not Loading Properly On Any Browser

    Mobo: MSI MAG Tomahawk Z390 CPU: Intel Core i7-9700k GPU: EVGA Hybrid RTX 2080 Super RAM: Corsair Vengeance 16GB DDR4 3200MHz Memory: XPG GAMMIX 2TB PCIe NVMe M.2 SSD PSU: ASUS ROG Strix 650W 80+ Gold Certified I just recently did a new PC build, with an MSI MAG Tomahawk Z390 Motherboard. Ever...
  15. PCNoob1811

    [SOLVED] ASUS X570-Plus, DEBUG LED's/Board not turning on

    Happy Friday Everyone! I'm helping my friend build his PC and would like confirmation that returning the motherboard is the way to go. I have just the motherboard connected to a known working PSU, the 24pin cable is in (I've also tested it with the CPU 8-pin in and out). I have absolutely...
  16. M

    Question Ethernet doesn't work.

    I have a MSI B450 Tomahawk Max, and everytime i turn on my pc, the ethernet wouldnt work, like nothing shows up on network and sharing center. Weirdly, Ethernet works if I do this: Go to the BIOS Turn off the ethernet adapter Save and restart Go to the BIOS again Turn it back on Save and...
  17. V

    [SOLVED] CPU performing below average?

    Pc performing below average? I did an user benchmark to see why my computer runs games so poorly. \ Here is my benchmark but when I searched up the i3 6100 on the same website, the percentages are different...
  18. RacAtat007

    [SOLVED] Display Port connection not working

    I have been using a TV as a monitor through HDMI for a long time so I bought a MSI Optix MAG271C monitor and went to set it up today using DP but my GPU (RTX 2060) won't recognize the DP adapter, I can get it to work using HDMI just fine. I tried 2 different cable with the same result. I've...
  19. Keonkwai

    Question Bought a upgrade package deal, will only boot with 1 RAM

    Hi guys, So - For Black Friday I bought an "Upgrade Package"-deal containing the following: Intel Core i5-9400F Prosessor ASUS ROG Strix B360-F Gaming, S-1151 Mobo HyperX Fury RGB DDR4 16GB 2666MHz (2x8GB) I already had an ASUS GeForce GTX 1060 6GB DUAL OC GPU, and 2x SSD's. Now, upon...
  20. S

    [SOLVED] Computer won't boot or boots and shuts down after a few seconds

    MOBO : Motherboard MSI MPG Gaming Edge Wifi X570 RAM: GSkill Trident Z RGB F4-3000C16D-16GTRZ DDR4 3000Hz 2x8 CPU: Ryzen 5 3600X GPU: NVidia 1080Ti PSU: Gygabite GP-G750H Cooling unit: Kraken x62 Cooling Fan Everything is ready and set up. The computer booted up fine in the beginning...
  21. Semmie

    [SOLVED] Pc LED strips dont work

    So when i was building my pc part by part i had plugged in my rgb strips somewhere in the middle of the build. Back then when i turned on the motherboard they worked fine, however now they dont seem to work. Since the day I booted up they decided to just stop working. I've tried many solutions...
  22. D

    [SOLVED] Is my USB thumb drive fried?

    My wife recently plugged a working SanDisk 128Gb thumb drive into the USB port of her Camry. The car did not recognize the drive and the drive became very warm to the touch. After a couple of minutes she removed the drive. We brought the drive inside, plugged it into the computer and this is...
  23. M

    Question Pc won't boot

    So I have had this PC for some years. To be quite honest I have neglected the servicing of it and it has had better days with dust. However I have had no issues till today when I attempted to boot the PC and it just clicks, the fans slightly spin and it shuts off and it keeps trying to boot...
  24. K

    Question ASUS GTX 960 DC2OC Black Edition - Weird HDMI Problem

    I have 3 monitors. 1 of them is old and only have vga. When I plug it with "vga to hdmi" converter, it gives me visual with no problem. But when I directly plug my other 2 monitors with hdmi cable, there is no visual on my screen. I changed cables etc and I know the cables work fine. All...
  25. S

    Question Black textures in most games

    Lately, I've been noticing that in some games the textures have been glitching. They're just black squares, and not showing anything. I've been experiencing this in most of the games like ROBLOX, and Zula. Minecraft and CS: WaRzOnE on the other hand are just fine. This was happening in the past...
  26. S

    Question Videos won't load after power outage (likely wrong category)

    Today I had a power outage from a storm, all was routine until i tried loading a YouTube video and got message saying "if video continues to load, refresh". I did and still no luck. To troubleshoot I tried Twitch, Vudu, and Netflix, all infinitely loading. I did the routine cache clearing...
  27. G

    Question Win10 running slow even after formatting

    Hi everyone! I'm by no means a computer expert, so here I am asking your help. My laptop was running pretty slow, not fluid, so I tried formatting it (following the Step-by-Step option in "Settings"). It got better, but STILL feels like a fresh clean Win10 laptop should run better. It's a...
  28. H

    Question Photoshop is Completely Broken

    I have the latest version of Photoshop (20.0.4) and some time last week it started behaving very weirdly. It refuses to open files, it refuses to save files, and it refuses to create files. If photoshop is not open and I locate a Photoshop Document, it opens that way but then I run into the...
  29. GrahamG

    Question Displays not connecting when powering up

    I have two displays, one connected by HDMI and one by DVI. Normally they are plugged into the graphics card. For some reason when I power up normally, I have to unplug/plug in my HDMI monitor for it to recognize, but it always happens and I don’t think it’s related to the issue. Neither screen...
  30. S

    [SOLVED] Only one port working for switch

    Hello everyone, So I have a small LAN cable in my flat. I used to connect a router (Linksys EA6300 AC 1200 Dual-Band Wi-Fi), but it limited my internet to 200 Mbit speed, so i wanted to connect a switch to it. I bought a tp-link TL-SG1005D, and connect...
  31. F

    Question My PC won't recognize my phone

    Whichever port I pick it always says usb not recognized. I tried a different pc which immediately started installing the needed driver after which it was working fine. When I inspected the usb in device manager it said windows has found problems with the device and has stopped it (code 43)...
  32. J

    [SOLVED] Should I upgrade my PC or buy a new one? I NEED HELP ASAP!!!

    Hello there! I currently have a pretty bad PC. To be honest, I am not that really into computers and techology, tho I only know the very basics and stuff. Now, my existing system specs are: Resolution:1366x768 AMD A4-4000@3.0GHz 4GB RAM AMD HD 7480D 320GB HDD Some Asus motherboard, dunno the...
  33. T

    Looking for information on an EMPaC computer system?

    I’m not sure if I am in the right place for this information. If not, references would be welcome. My brother sent me a picture of what appears to be a system labeled “EMPaC”. No other information is on the case, and we both have searched exhaustively to no avail. Would anyone happen to have...
  34. C

    Is size of a motherboard important?

    For a gaming pc, which size of the motherboard should i go with ATX , Micro ATX, Mini ATX? Does it really matter which size i go for? Is an ATX motherboard an overkill since i am gonna use a single gpu or at the most two while the ATX motherboard provides multiple PCI-E slots?
  35. P

    [SOLVED] gpu trouble win10

    I have a a88x-pro motherboard and I got a asus GeForce gtx 1060 oc 3gb gpu but windows 10 wont let me install drivers for it and don't know why freakin stupid any have a answer and wont even show up in device manager
  36. M

    [SOLVED] Will a Ryzen 5 1600 bottleneck an RTX 2080 on WQHD (1440p) 144Hz?

    I got a good deal on a 1440p 144Hz Monitor, so I was thinking of upgrading my graphics card to get better FPS (aiming for 120-144). Now I am concerned that my Ryzen 5 1600 will bottleneck the RTX 2080 at 1440p 144Hz and prevent me from reaching my FPS goals. Currently I have a GTX 1070 and I...
  37. A

    Cant Find BIOS Update For My MOBO????

    I cannot find the bios settings for my MOBO all the other ones are there but mine aren't. I have a ASRock H310M-HDV
  38. J

    Build I planned for low cost ( First post )

    This is my first post. I plan build the following PC with limited funds. A friend suggested me this site for reviews/opinions. What are ur thoughts of components and how will they do together: PC Case: Motherboard...
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    Unable to detect the 2nd M.2 SSD

    Hi, I am using Asus B250i Mobo, which comes with 2x M.2 SSD (1 at the front, 1 at the back). When initial bootup, I am able to locate the front M.2, however, I did not see any back M.2. Is there anyway I can "locate" the rear M.2? Can both M.2 be used together? I am thinking of installing the...
  40. J

    Windows 10 Desktop freezes with no error message

    Computer Specs COOLER MASTER HAF 912 MSI MS-7640 PROCESSOR: AMD FX-8350 EIGHT-CORE 4 GHz RAM: 8GB NVIDIA GEFORCE GTX 650 Power Suppy: Corsair CX600M Model 75-002018 Speccy Link Description of problem I'm having a recurring problem...