Forum discussion tagged with Novatech.
  1. BradleyPJ

    Question [VIDEO] power cycling pc, dram and CPU debug lights. Gigabyte Aorus ultra gaming 2

    Video Have taking this to a repair shop to be fixed and they reported it as working and ran a 1 hour test it while in Windows, I know it must have worked as Netflix reported a login for that area at the time of the test. Is there some easy fix for this issue? The lights in the bottom right of...
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    Im not sure what to upgrade to

    My pcs specs right now are an athlon x4 860k, 8dgb ddr3 at 1600mhz, zotac 1050ti oc 500w psu, a igabyte fm2+ motherboard the rest is pretty standard but im not sure what to upgrade im defenitly upgrading the case the a nzxt case but for cpu i think i will go ryzen 5 2600 and motherboard Asus...
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    HELP! Overclocking failure!

    Hello, I’m new here Last night I tried to over clock my GPU, (MSI GeForce 1030), I got the clock up to about 240 and everything was going grand, I then went up +40 and my display driver crashed, now windows are stretched horizontally infinitely, fonts aren’t loading, icons are missing and...
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    Water cooler fan placement help.

    Hey all, I recently put in a water cooler for my cpu, a masterliquid cooler, but I noticed something, I mounted the fan on the top of the case using a push pull fan setup, but just recently I noticed an awful grinding sound when the fans run full speed - I removed the top fan “pull fan” and...
  5. aafusc2988

    CSGO: First time in 3 months playing (FPS jerkiness/stutter w/ low ping???)

    What is this? My ping was 17 in 2 matches yet it felt like I was stuttering around sometimes. Especially noticeable when moving from side to side and trying to aim, but not all the time. It messed me up in several one on one encounters. At one point at the end of my 2nd match, my ping went from...
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    Can't get display on monitor(Asus MX279H) with GTX 1080 and Asus Z170 Deluxe mboard.

    Hi everyone, I recently built my first PC but I haven't been able to get a display on my vga monitor with the GTX 1080, I have tried all connections (DVI to HDMI, HDMI, HDMI to VGA etc...) but still no display. I would really appreciate some help as I have been trying to figure this out for...
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    How To Set Up Raid 0 For Two SSDs?

    This is my rig: So I want to run two MX300s in Raid 0, so should I buy a raid controller or should I do it through software. Is one better than the other, and how do you actually set it up?
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    New homemade build: is it stable?

    Hi, I have built my PC from scratch, finally, after some time searching and buying parts and finishing the pc case opening the top,etc. (it was a crap, an AIRIS case worn and dirty). The total price wasn't so high, probably 70€. The parts I used are: 2x160 GB Fujitsu HDD Core 2 quad q9550 2,86...
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    PC Gaming Rig

    Hi There Just wondered if someone could shed an opinion on my current setup that I've been working on to see if it is a decent build - Specs are below, only thing left for me to get is the graphics card MSI Z170A Gaming M7 Socket LGA1151 Skylake Motherboard 16 GB RAM Corsair Vengeance 16GB...
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    PC can´t wake up after falling asleep

    Hello so i have quite new desktop pc (MSI GAMING M3 MB,i5-6600,8GB DDR4RAM, some EVGA 500W PS, Win10 64) and it´s quite annoying, that when i put it into sleep mode or it falls asleep by itself (no LEDs, fans ON) and i want to wake it up by pressing power button, it turns on the fans and LEDs so...
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    external drive reognition

    i successfully upgraded to windows 10...after that my Seagat external drive is not being recognized by Seagate Manager like it was before the is drive "H" and shows in file explorer...have tried the simple things like cables, plugs etc. and nothing....any help? thx...p.s. i am new...
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    game won't use cpu

    I downloaded and played fine this game for a few days. but to fix this one minor problem it was suggested that I restart my computer so I did but now the game after logging into a character in the game world is instantly frozen. if i try to tab in and out of it. it works fine for about 3 seconds...
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    Build a gaming desktop for under $600

    Hi I'm new to building desktops and I was looking for a good build for a decent gaming computer. My budget is ideally $600 but I do have a little wiggle room. I have no components ahead of time. I do have a friend of mine who has build his last 2 or 3 desktops and he'll be the one helping me...
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    WiFi Connection Fails

    I am unable to connect to any WiFi connection. I've tried many adapters, different USB ports (2.0/3.0). I've even tried using the WPS button on my adapter and router. After entering my WEP key, it gets stuck on Verifying and Connecting. I am currently using my laptop's Wifi, through a LAN shared...
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    Buying a new graphics card and motherboard

    Sir ,I have intel i3 2120 3.3 GHz processor. What is the best motherboard and graphics card for this processor without slowing my pc performance. Need the quickest and easiest solution for this. Plz hurry!!!
  16. VermilionNeko

    GTA V Hitching

    Does anyone have any ideas/suggestions on what could help fix hitching in games? Or is there really nothing that can be done? With GTAV, and countless other open world games, it always seems to hitch when driving around the city at 60FPS. This hitching is when textures/assets etc. stream in...
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    Installed Gigabyte H81M-H motherboard and Intel i3 4160 CPU - computer now running very slowly

    As the title states, I just installed a Gigabyte H81M-H motherboard and an Intel 3 4160 CPU in my PC. Since installing them, my computer's been running slower than before (both parts are upgrades from my previous). The Gigabyte site is telling me I have the most recent BIOS for the mobo (it's...
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    CPU fan not spinning, computer does boot

    Hello everyone. I just built my first computer and everything went smoothly except for the cpu fan. It isn't spinning. When I power on the case, the fan turns slightly for a second and then doesn't move. The same process is repeated when the computer is powered down. My motherboard is a Msi...
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    Gaming on the Intel HD Graphics 4000

    So you have a computer with Intel HD Graphics 4000. You're probably wondering, How do I turn this old thing into a gaming machine? Well, there are a few things you can do, some being software-side and others being hardware-side, and the last being just buy a new computer. There are a few tweaks...
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    GTX 980ti @ $650 USD = Overprice?!?

    The GTX 980ti is about $150 overprice. It is not aggressive pricing regardless of how expensive the Titan X is. The Titan X is overprice garbage and should not be compare in price to the GTX 980ti. This is great marketing by Nvidia to fool buyer into thinking they got a great deal just...