Forum discussion tagged with Notebooks.
  1. jacob68

    Question Weird pump RGB LED issue Cooler Master MasterLiquid ML360R

    Okay, not the end of the world, but this behavior suddenly started a few days ago and I cant figure it out. Specs and setup, trying to make it brief: Asus rog strix Z390 E-gaming mobo. Cooler Master MasterLiquid ML360R. Built a new system 3 weeks ago including the above. The led connectors from...
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    Question Which CPU cooler should i get?

    Hey, im planning to upgrade my PC but im a complete noob when it comes to PCs. My goal is to overclock the cpu to 4.8 Ghz. I would like to get some recommendations. -Motherboard: ASUS STRIX Z390-H or MSI Z390 Gaming EDGE AC -Cooler: ? -GPU: MSI GTX 960 4GB -CPU: Intel i5 9600k -PSU: FSP Hyper...
  3. Info I'm getting same speed from USB 2.0 , USB 3.0 and USB 3.1

    I'm getting same speed from USB 2.0, USB 3.0 and USB 3.1 from my Transcend's StoreJet 25M3 portable hard drive PC Spec: Intel i7 6700k gigabyte z170x gaming 3 SSD ADATA SU800NS38 HDD WDC WD10EZRX-00A3KB0 RAM g.skill Ripjaws v ddr4 12GB(8+3) graphics card Nvidia GTX 960 4GB
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    Question Pre-wiring for tv and internet

    About to start building a house , it will be on a slab , bricked and the walls will be spray insulated. Now what i think i would like is to have two rg6 cables from outside run up conduit in the wall and down in a closet , and here is where i'm not sure what kind of equipment i need to go ahead...
  5. [SOLVED] 3 PC, 1 Keyboard + mouse reccomendation?

    So i was trying to look around for an device that let me connect up to 3 pc's (2 Desktop and 1 laptop to be precise), but i only could find a 2 device 1 keyboard + mouse usb sharing device anyone knows a 3 pc, 1 keyboard + mouse sharing device? here is what i mean, but with 3 computers
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    Question GTX 1060/1070 fitting into the Asus P8P67 deluxe MOBO ?

    I want to upgrade my GC Nvidia Geforce GTX 570 currently installed on an Asus p8p67 deluxe MB. It's not for gaming but for photoediting using the Topaz AI software which makes use of machine learning and thus is very demanding with regard to VRAM. I'm thinking of a Double GTX 1060 (6 GB) or 1070...
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    Question After GPU OC I have a monitor glitch.

    So yesterday I have been overclocking my GPU a bit, everything seemed fine, but today after I started PC again I noticed some glitching in my Chrome. I managed to capture the glitch on screencap. When checking the frame I realized chrome is disappearing for a split second and showing the windows...
  8. theoutragist

    Question HP Omen with Windows 10 Freezing when exporting video.

    I have a relatively new Hp Omen 870 with a clean install of Windows 10. I bought it looking to get more into video editing and have a faster rig for recording music. The other day I downloaded OpenShot recommended from an online article and got to editing some recent footage I've shot. It's 1080...
  9. J

    Question Monitor doesn't connect to laptop when the HDMI is connected between them

    This has been absolutely puzzling me and everyone I have asked for the past day so I thought I'd come on here and see if I could get some help. Recently when I tried to play a game my monitor went black and act as if nothing was connected to it. Since then, my monitor has either not connecting...
  10. J

    Question Upgrade from 1060 to 1660?

    So I have a 1060 right now. But it's the crappy 3 gig version and I am noticing problems with newer games thanks to the limited VRAM. I only game in 1080p and I don't care about ray tracing so I am not really interested in paying a premium for an RTX card. Would it make sense for me to buy...
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    Question Desktop won't output to monitor, will to TV

    Just built this thing and it outputs to my TV but not to the monitor I just bought. Wondering if it's possibly a driver thing or an issue with the monitor itself (I just bought it) and what I could do to troubleshoot this.
  12. D

    Question Is my cpu too cold?

    I got a new cooler for my amd fx-8350 and my idle temperatures range from 8° to 20° depending on the temperature of my room. Is that too cold?
  13. T

    [SOLVED] Installing a M.2 SSD but keeping the HDD for storage

    I bought a M.2 SSD that I want to install on my laptop and use as the primary drive. I want to keep my HDD for storage. I have researching on how to do this and I think it should be pretty easy but I am confused on what to do about the windows I have currently installed on the HDD. I don't...
  14. SPECOPS70

    Question USB controller/vendor?

    hello all. having some issues with my 3rd oculus sensor not responding. it is recommended that two of the sensors are on 3.0 and one on 2.0 which is what i am doing. but i keep getting a yellow circle with an exclamatin point letting me know it is not scanning. so i reached out to support and...
  15. Iniaskle

    Question Wrong PSU for RX 570

    Hi there, I made a very stupid mistake,it's my brother's birthday so i ordered him an rx 570 that needs a 1 x 6 pin, guess what his psu doesn't have that. what is a recommended psu that is NOT expensive with not expensive i mean under 55 euro's. This is his psu right now, it's a terrible one...
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    Question Performance in fortnite low settings while streaming with i7/rx

    My I7-6700hq gets 100FPS consistently without dropping unless im in an intense area or build fight, so going by that, will I be able to get 200FPS with an 8086k mildly oc'd on a 120mm aio with a rx 580? And will I be able to stream at 100FPS Consistently? Or would It be worth it to drop to an...
  17. taimoorbaig382

    Question Using GPU On 2nd PCIEx16

    Hello! I just bought an used Asus B85M-E Motherboard. I assembled my PC and tried running it. But i was facing NO POST ISSUE! So i tried removing my GPU from first PCIEx16 slot and placed it on second PCIEx16 slot and PC went fine! Before this all, i also faced NO POST ISSUE when my single stick...
  18. M

    Question Innovation Cooling Graphnite Thermal Pad

    Hi, anybody has experience with this thermal pad? How is its performance compared with the Noctua NT-H1 and Kryonaut? I am using i9-9900K.
  19. FoXonicate

    PC crash so much on certain video game

    HI guys. this is my Pc spec: CORE i5-6500 RAM 16gb GTX 1050 ti 4gb Asus h170 pro gaming motherboard PSU cosair vs650 Now here's my problem , I bought Overwatch and rainbow 6 siege a while back but I can barely play them due to my PC crashing almost every time I play these two game (by Crashing...
  20. joshhmusic

    Question HP Computer: Burning Smell + 4-beep Code with Red Light

    Hi, I googled the problem to no avail. I started my HP Z420 PC after a while and it ran fine for about 10 minutes. It suddenly shut off and started a continuous 4-beep code with a red light. On top of that, there was a plastic-y burning smell coming from the PC. The next time I tried to start...
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    Question Error: Windows cannot be installed to this disk. The selected disk is of the GPT partition style.

    Error: Windows cannot be installed to this disk. The selected disk is of the GPT partition style. Heeeelp Please: This problem is driving me crazy & all of the info I've read is not that very clear. My PC died so I had to buy/build a new PC, (NPC) using a later version mobo, CPU, etc. I...
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    [SOLVED] Ryzen 2400g ram 2933mhz?

    Ive browsed the internet about ryzen5 2400g specs i found that the system memory is 2933.. i dont know what does it means wether maximum or minimum requirements.. if its maximum requirements can i use 3200mhz ram even tho the maximum mhz that ryzen 5 2400g can have is 2933mhz??? Help meee pleasee
  23. Question 500 gb Barracuda reading as 931gb in win 10

    Ok, i have 2 500gb Seagate Barracudas that I pulled from an unused machine. they were originally read as 1 tb drive under windows 10. I'm trying to format them using a new machine, but win10 disk management reads them as pretty crazy. here's the partitions: 1000 MB RAW OEM Partition, 260MB...
  24. J

    Question No display but fans are spinning

    I bought rx580 some days ago,plugged it in my pc but there was no display,swapped back to my old gpu and display was there.I checked every connection needed and 8 pin pci e was connected to gpu. All fans are spinning but no display from 580. Checked my GPU on friends PC it works fine. Things I...
  25. D

    [SOLVED] Thermal paste

    Hey, I am going to delid my CPU. When I installed my CPU liquid cooler it had pre applied thermal paste on it. So when I take the cooler off the delid the CPU, will I need to clean and reapply the thermal paste on the cooler or will it still be good just to plant straight back on top. Thanks
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    Question Black spot on lcd

    Hey, I'm using Acer Predator Helios 300 and have an opaque black spot on my lcd. I've tried to clean it but it doesn't look like it was dirt on the lcd. It's not dead pixel either. Anyone here know what it is and is there anything I can do to fix it? Here's the video View...
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    Question Router Dropping Connection 3-10 secs very frequently.

    Hey! I've had this problem for a while now, almost 2-3 years, and its gotten really tiring lately... Things is, connection drops for a few secs somestimes tend to go as far as 15 secs (which is pain) It doesn't really affect while browsing, but with online games, it really is annoying to deal...
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    Question Does MSi b450m pro vdh work with ryzen 1700x out the box

    I bought a new board and I don’t know if I have to update bios
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    [SOLVED] PC shut down, won't start (My first pc)

    My potato pc just suddenly shutdown while i'm playing a game and it won't start again. None of the lights or fans turn on. I suspect psu or motherboard problem. This is my first pc and i'm running on a very tight budget. What to do? CPU:amd a10 9700 GPU: palit gtx1050ti Ram:Trident 8gb (single...
  30. Rico2287

    Question Can I use my old wimax antenna as WiFi signal receiver?

    I have an old BSNL Wimax receiver and I want to use this as WiFi extender/repeaters. Can it be possible? If yes than how?
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    [SOLVED] Is it OK with a 280 watt power supply?

    Hello, I bought myself a gaming pc from a Norwegian shop. It comes with a 1060 3GB and an i5 7400. It came with 8GB RAM but I added 8 more. It also came with only one SSD, and I added a 1TB HDD. My question: Is it OK with a 280-watt power supply, or should I take the pc to the shop? By the way...
  32. J

    Yet Another "Port Forwarding Doesn't Work" Thread

    I am attempting to set up an ARK server to be accessed over the internet by remote friends. I believe everything except port forwarding is working... Here is the data... Any ideas? 1. Set up server and tested locally. Works fine from local computer. NOTE: Relevant part of startup command...
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    Win10 throttling internet speed after awhile?

    Hey guys, I have 1gbps download and 100mbps upload. Everyday without fail after awhile (i think it's after leaving PC idle but can't confirm 100% yet) my download will cap out at 5-6mbps and only if I restart my PC will it go back to 1gbps. I thought it might be issue with the router (I'm using...
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    970 Pro NVMe SSD

    1. How do I know if my motherboard (HP Sunflower AM4 Socket) supports NVMe SSD? I want to install Samsung 970 Pro to my HP Pavilion Gaming Desktop 690-0034 (Specs: Ryzen 7 2700, RX 580 4GB, and 16GB RAM). There's only 1 M.2 slot, occupied by the HP-provided SSD. 2. Assuming that my motherboard...
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    [SOLVED] 970 EVO or 970 EVO PLUS for OS?

    Hello all! I am currently finishing up my system for 2019 around an overclocked i9 9900k. Should I do: 970 EVO PLUS 250GB - OS (Windows 10) 970 EVO 250GB - Progressing project files and media WD Blue SSD 500GB - Media, resources, ... Seagate Barracuda HDD 3TB 7200rpm - Archived projects...
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    [SOLVED] New build, not booting

    Afternoon Just finished putting together my newest build. It is showing no signs of life at all. I will list the components below. I have verified a working outlet, working cables. Made sure power cord is seated into the PSU, Reseated the video card unplugged and replugged the CPU power and...
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    [SOLVED] SSD for GA-P55-USB3 rev. 2.0 - will it work?

    I have a system based on GA-P55-USB3 with classic HDD (bought ca.: 2011). As I recently started using video editing applications it turned out that the physical drive will have to be replaced with SDD. My friend tells me that I have to buy a new MB in order to use the SSD, as there is no M.2...
  38. L

    shadowplay not recording entire taskbar

    i don't know how to resolv this problem (it must look like this shadowplay doesn't record entire taskbar. i tried to restart computer, services.
  39. T

    New System - Question about Average FPS in BF5

    Hello! So i got myself a new system with the following specs: i9 9900k (not OC) RTX 2080 ti (not OC) 32gb Corsair Vengeance 2400mhz ddr4 When i run Battlefield 5 on 1440p on Ultra, DX12 = ON, FutureFrame=OFF - i get around 100-144+ fps , depending on the map. (on one map i only get around...
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    [SOLVED] Gaming PC build

    Piecing a few parts together for a new PC This is what i've looked into and would like to know if they are compatible and whether they would be good. The build is MITX ASUS Intel PRIME H310I-PLUS R2.0 Mini ITX Motherboard Intel Core i5 8400 CPU or Intel Core i5 9600K EVGA NVIDIA GeForce RTX...