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    HP elitebook wont let me change screen brightness

    I've tried to adjust my screen brightness in all the ways I can find, keyboard, notifications centre and the battery icon but it won't let me adjust it anywhere. Its not even showing as an option on some spots. the nightlight function as well is inaccessible to me. How can I fix this?
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    Modems,Routers &ISP beginner questions

    Hi there. I'm looking to move in with a friend in the near future, into a pretty small house. It'll more than likely be just us two, with two PS4's and maybe two gaming computers at some point. I was looking at buying a Netgear AC1750 (R6400-100NAS) router, but I've no idea how networks...
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    Will a i5 6500 work with a 1070

    I am looking to get a 1070 some point here and have a 960 4gb which seems to work fine with it but looking to upgrade. I really do not want to buy an i7 just to get a 1070 as i just bought this two years ago
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    Nextoptim, Cpafireboost, and s3amazon Pop-Up ads

    Recently I was hit with some scammy ads on Firefox. I wasn't on any sketchy website nor did i download anything, it just happen out of the blue. Thinking I had a virus, I did a quick-scan with Norton and nothing popped up. I'm wondering if this is normal or should I be worried?
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    Will this cpu be good for a dedicated streaming pc

    building a streaming pc here so that i can play games without them having issues and i was wondering if a i5 7400 with a gtx 1050 could be good as a dedicated streaming pc
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    Will my ddr4 ram be damaged if I use it to check a pc

    As said will memory be damaged if it is used to troubleshoot another motherboard? It booted fine on both systems mine and my clients pc which had a Asus MB. Also windows memory diagnostic didn't return any error on my pc. So I guess its okay.
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    New buid, can't install a graphics driver, system freeses at startup

    CPU: Ryzen 7 2700, MOBO: ASRock x470 master SLI/AC, DRAM: Gskill TridentZ 16 GB 3200, GPU: gtx 760ti(waiting for 2070), PSU: Corsair CX650M. The first boot was already like a box, but I thought it's because of unlicensed windows. After I installed nvidia, amd 2-in-1 from asrock site and some...
  8. Lekro44

    Idle temps higher when OC applied

    Hello, My 4690k is turbo clocked at 4.4GHz. Temperatures are safe, but what concerns me are the idle temps. When I remove the OC and go with stock settings the idle temps are 5-10 Celsius lower than with the OC. (40c with oc, 32-35 without oc) I checked the specs and when idling, both the...
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    I installed two less screws on ATX mobo

    I installed two less screws on my new ATX motherboard, will that be an issue? One place had a pin to align the mobo, and the other place had a standoff screw but I forgot to install it.
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    What could've happened wrong?

    I upgraded today from a noctua nhd-u9s to nhd 15s, I run an i7700k at stock but my temps did not change at all. I have the be quiet silent base 800 case with my cpu fan blowing air to my back fan. I don't know If it's an airflow problem or if I screwed up the thermal paste or what else could it be?
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    Is 500W enough for GTX1050, 8 GB of RAM

    Is 500W Cooler Master enough for GTX1050, 8 GB of RAM,motherboard MSI B360M PRO-VH MICRO-ATX and
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    FPS 0 + Black Screen / MX150

    I was playing a game and suddenly FPS dropped to 0. Now every time the game starts I get 0 FPS and glitchy screen. Image every 10 second or so that says 0 FPS. I reinstalled graphic card clean in safe mode and updated bios, neither of those helped. If you have an idea that can help me please...
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    Monitor keeps turning on and off

    I have a problem with my monitor.It keeps turning on and off,showing desktop for not even a second. And when I unplug the cable,it doesn't show the "No signal cable" message and keeps turning on and off. Any help?
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    Help boot problem

    My desktop computer works fine but the problem when i turn it on im having a problem to boot up. Unless i restart over and over just to boot up.
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    Weird SSD disappearing issues

    My laptop, the Lenovo ideapad y700, came with two pieces of storage space: a 100 GB and a 900 GB harddrive. The 900 GB hard drive, recently, has completely disappeared off my computer. It doesn't show up in any folders, and it doesn't show up in Disk Management. However, I will sometimes get a...
  16. taimoorbaig382

    How to keep the health of my HDD at 100%

    PLEASE MOVE THIS THREAD TO "STORAGE" SECTION! I CREATED THIS THREAD IN "SYSTEMS" SECTION BY MISTAKE. THANKS. Hello everyone! I am planning to purchase a new HDD maybe a Seagate Barracuda 7200 or Western Digital Green 7200. "MY USAGE" 1. Playing And Installing AAA Video Games 2...
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    PC Switches off, Kernel Error 41, Wont POST until clear CMOS

    Hi guys, Current specs : Ryzen 1800x Asus Prime Pro x370 (latest bios) 32GB DDR4 Corsair Vengeance Memory 4GB RX 480 Sapphire Graphics Card 650W Corsair PSU 250GB SSD Samsung Pro Evo 850 I will be doing some things which are CPU intensive,it seems to last a few hours and all of a sudden the...
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    My wifi connection stops showing in the available connections randomly, after some time it shows there and wifi reconnects ag

    I've a lenovo laptop and my wifi connection is causing problems with this laptop only. Its working flawlessly with my other laptop and mobiles. After sometime, the connection stops showing like it somehow got restarted, and then it comes back. Its really irritating to have your connection gone...
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    HP pro 3500 mt upgrade cpu

    I bought i5 3470 for my sec pc hp pro 3500 i read so much about if i want to upgrade cpu i will need update bios The question is if i install cpu now will it work without bios update ?? My bios ver : 8.11 i need short answer If the bios update require what ver i should update to Thanks
  20. J

    What to do withy old RAM stick?

    Hello, so I just bought 16gb of ram (2x8) and I was wondering if my old 8gb ram stick is compatible with my new ones? even if they are diffrent brands? Also, if not should I maybe sell my old one?
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    What could be the issue PSU,MoBo,GPU?

    Its one of those issues again.I've searched around the net.But form all the PSU,MoBo or GPU issue threads I can't find similar to my symptoms. So my rig is : - MoBo: Gigabyte 970A-UD3P (rev.01) - GPU : MSI Radeon xr570 8GB OC - CPU : AMD FX8300 - RAM : 16GB (8G Kingston HyperX,8G A-Data) - PSU...
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    Getting files off a GPT disc?

    Hi, friends laptop died, have put their hdd into a caddy, plugged it into mine to retrieve data and disc is GPT protected (it's also the OS disc). I need a way of getting pics and vids off it, have looked at converting to MBR without data loss using some pro version apps like AOMEI but the...
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    Help me to Choose new psu after old psu crashed for desktop

    I have computer with 3 years old Config - Intel core i7 4790 Z97 pro wifi ac ASUS Ddr3 32 gb memory - hyperx Kingston One WD 7200 RPM SATA One Samsung 845 dc pro SSD ASUS GEFORCE GT 610 2GB DVD WRITER CORSAIR VS 450 Recently CORSAIR psu got crashed and unable to supply full power to machine and...
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    Really poor performance on a good pc

    So for about 3 months now my computer has been running really poorly. I usually get unplayable fps in games and short freezes even when watching youtube. The funny thing though is sometimes (usually after the computer has been running for a while) it works completely fine and I am even able to...
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    Can I mix RAM sizes?

    Hello! I am looking to add more RAM to my PC. I currently have 2 sticks of DDR3 4GB each. I looked up the exact same brand of RAM, DDR3, same CAS latency, same voltage, same everything, except the size. The only difference between the RAM I currently have installed and the RAM I am looking...
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    Games crash after a while but not computer.

    All games weird crash after 30 mins - 1hr. The only recent Hardware change is from a stock cooler to a Cooler Master Evo 212. I know it must be a Hardware issue as i havent changed anything else since i got the computer 3 years back. The reason to changing my CPU cooler was because i reapplied...
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    Case around ~50-60$

    Hi. I'm looking for good pc case. Need something with good cable management, airflow, antidust, and silent, simple design, but quality, can be without side window. Can help me choose from here: http://www.skytech.lt/korpusai-priedai-korpusai-c-86_85_274_510.html?sand=&sort=&grp=
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    Gaming Build Help!!!

    Hi Guys, I am building a gaming pc. My total budget is somewhere between $2000 - $2500. Below are the components that I have chosen. Please suggest me if they are good or need any changes. Processor INTEL® CORE™ i7-8700K PROCESSOR MotherBoard Gigabyte Z370 HD3P CPU Cooling EVGA CLC 280 Liquid...
  29. forzahorizon3guy

    Hard Drive Running Very hot! 133F hot HELP URGENT!!!

    i have a file server that i put any hard drive that passes the bios drive diagnostic and some other hard drive tests to make sure they work into the file server ...... so here the issue i have 2 old hard drives out of the 15 in it and these 2 are running very hot and they arnt next to each other...
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    Tab is behaving like always being pressed

    Tab is behaving like always being pressed in Windows 7. Please help. I have attached the video link also.http://
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    Upgrading ram but lower graphics card

    i have asusrog GL553VW Nvidia GEFORCE GTX 960m 8gb ram. i actually planning to add 2 more 8gb ram, is that possible to upgrade 2 more 8gb ram since my graphics card is only Nvidia GEFORCE GTX 960m?
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    When I start a game in steam, my internet and steam go down.

    When I start a game in steam (CSGO), the steam goes down and after 5 seconds I am without internet. And if you quit the game, steam gets back online and the internet comes back. This only happens with the CSGO, the other steam games that I have I get to play normal. I think it could be a problem...
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    PC boot issue

    Hi I installed a new graphics card and now my PC won't boot up. I've tried to disable the secure boot option and still nothing.
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    Optiplex 790 DT -

    Hello, guys! I've come today to ask you guys a question. I currently have an outdated i3 proccessor on this machine I got for christmas. The specs are: Intel i3-2120 3.3GHz Dual Core 4 Threads, Socket LGA 1155 Nvidia ZOTAC GT 730 Zone Edition 2GB GDDR3 6GB RAM 1333 MHZ 3 x 2 Setup 255 W DELL...
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    Need a PC upgrade

    My motherboard just died so imlooking for an upgrade. I have a gtx 750ti AMD fx 6300. I want to play the new games on medium settings 1080p. Sorry for my bad englando im from Argentina
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    Motherboard + CPU buying - request Cooling and other advice please

    Hi I'm building a new system and would appreciate some help: I'm using it for circuit board design and other and have no desire to overclock or have fancy lights etc. I've looked around and think GIGABYTE Gaming Z270XP-SLI is maybe a good Mobo for me but I have many questions: 1. is this...
  37. _dawn_chorus_

    Computer suddenly wont register Monitor (motherboard?)

    Ive been putting together a computer and finally got it up and running, I saw I wasn't getting a good wireless signal, so I powered down, turned off the PSU switch and the power bar, then moved the wireless antenna at the front of the case, put the panels on, booted up and nothing... No Signal...
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    Bios won't show when I press del, if I don't PC boots normally.

    Once I boot my pc, if I want to access the BIOS, I press del. If I do press del my monitor doesn't recognize a signal and won't display anything. If I don't press anything, the monitor recognizes a signal and displays the mobo splash screen. Then windows starts and everything boots normally...
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    Is the a240g compatible with my gpu

    Is the EKWB a240g’s block compatible with my gpu? It is a MSI GeForce GTX 1060 GAMING X 6G https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127963
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    You need a DX11 compatible GPU to play Crysis 3

    Hi! Recently I've got the urge to replay Crysis 3 on my new laptop hoping that because of the improved specs, I'll be able to get a better experience. After installing it from the disks though, the game returns the message "You need a DX11 capable GPU to play Crysis 3" or something along those...