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    Ryzen 5 1600 3000Mhz CL15 or Ryzen 5 2600 2666 CL16

    Hi, so I was building pc with GTX 1060 6GB in it, and I can´t decide between Ryzen 5 1600 with ddr4 3000MHz CL15 RAM and Ryzen 5 2600 with ddr4 2666MHz CL16 RAM, I was told that Ryzen benefits from faster RAM, but will it be enough to overweight the difference between 1st and 2nd generation? I...
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    I installed a whole new windows ten and my pc gets into a endless loop of starting when i try to download something

    So i recently got a new mobo and cpu and it wouldnt let me use my old windows software and keep all my stuff because i forgot to uninstall some drivers. So i decided to format the drive and install a whole new windows 10 on it. Once I get into windows 10 i am able to do some things but I believe...
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    Same problem than before...

    Hello again. The big problem was here Problem . Putting this here for reference. So overall, it ended up with me replacing the HDD and to be honest the BSOD have calmed a bit down. It still happen here and there (much less often i'd dare to say...). Someone had told me to check the 12v and get...
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    Desktop on Carpet?

    Hello. I have a decent gaming desktop with a thick PSU filter. It has 1.5 inch tall feet, which deliver plenty of air flow to the psu. I was wondering if I can put my desktop on the carpet without anything bad happening. Thanks!
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    Price difference on the i9 9900k

    I haven't been around for a CPU release in a long time. I was looking at maybe getting the i9 9900k and saw that there is a $50 price difference on it between Amazon and Newegg. Is this normal? I assume that Intel has a suggested price these should be sold for and both Amazon and Newegg know...
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    Z170 with 7th gen processor?

    So I ordered a new motherboard. The Z170-AR and then i found out i need a sixth gen processor to possibly get it started however i have an i-7700k. I was wondering if i absolutely have to buy a new cpu? i read on a forum on here that newer z170's come updated usually so they dont need a sixth...
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    M2 not showing up in BIOS (ASUS Prime Z370-A)

    Hello guys! Been troubleshooting for a coupe of days with the help of different people and I haven't been able to get a Crucial MX500 ssd to be visible in the drives list nor is it visible if I try to install Windows. The drive is connected in the bottom socket of the mobo, the one beneath the...
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    Which is the better case?

    As the title describes im needing a case to fit the following https://pcpartpicker.com/user/gmanho/saved/ppqP3C The cases I am looking at are the following two, Thor V2 W and the Skyline-06-WR. https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?item=N82E16811353100...
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    Totally not knowledgeable - want an mp3 player that I can put my mp3 files on and listen

    I listen online to various audio files such as the litany of the saints, the rosary etc. Most of these files I can download for free and have but that means being at the computer to listen to them. I know nothing about players and just want something I can use to put the files on and listen...
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    Switching between HDD and SSD

    Hello. I have a laptop, the OS is Windows 10 and the drive type is HDD. I recently bought a drive type SSD and installed Windows 10 on it. Now, I want to try the SSD, install it on the laptop, replacing the HDD. Just to try it, not permanently. My questions are, if I install the HDD back on the...
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    Mac mini 1.4.

    I have a Mac mini 1.4 i5 and I have a 3.0 i7 cpu will the i7 work in this ?
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    Broke one of the fans installed inside my case, looking for a replacement!

    Hi guys I accidentally broke one of my fans inside my case. The fan was sucking air in from the back of the case on the left of the mobo, if that makes sense. My case is a Zalman Z11 and the fan that I broke looks like this https://imgur.com/a/Umb9LnC I'm looking for a great replacement fan...
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    Recovering lost product key

    I bought new pc and it had pre-installed windows 10 and it all needed an activation. So I handed it to computer analyst, But he unknowingly installed windows (that too a copied version)and thus I lost my pre-installed version of windows 10.Is ther anything I can do to recover my activation key...
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    Is this processor good for programming on a laptop?

    The Processor is Intel Core i3-5005U 4th Gen 2.0Ghz. i'd mainly be using C# and java
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    PC does not fully turn off (PLEASE HELP!)

    Hi, I am having a power issue with my PC. I recently purchased a "Inateck Superspeed 7 Ports PCI-E to USB 3.0 Expansion Card" for more USB 3.0 slots to run my Oculus rift sensors. I also have a "Cable Matters Active USB 3.0 Extension Cable" with a 5v power supply to add more power due to the...
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    Need help picking a motherboard for Ryzen 5 2600

    Hey guys. I'm between 5 motherboards for my Ryzen 5 2600. I'll mainly be using my PC for gaming but I also plan on using it for occasional browsing and what not. Idk if my GPU matters but I'll be sporting an MSI-Radeon RX 580 8GB ARMOR OC Video Card along with 16GB of ram. I originally was going...
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    Can I over load my CPU with to many monitors?

    I am running 4 monitors on my computer with 2 graphics cards....the other day I had my computer in sleep mode for a couple hours, then when I tried to wake it up, the fans and power stared pulsing on and off , I restated the computer and it continued pulsing on and off, no boot up..I put in a...
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    Modders Discover Secret 'VR Mode' in Nintendo Switch

    Modders discovered a secret "VrMode" in the Nintendo Switch that could hint at plans for the console to be a possible VR device in the future. Modders Discover Secret 'VR Mode' in Nintendo Switch : Read more
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    1600MHz DDR3 RAM clocked to 800MHz?

    Is there anyway I can clock my RAM up to it's advertised frequency? Here are my PC specs: Operating System Windows 10 Home 64-bit CPU AMD FX-6300 18 °C Vishera 32nm Technology RAM 8.00GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 802MHz (11-11-11-28) Motherboard ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. M5A97 R2.0...
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    Before I order...

    Will an Acoustic Audio PSW-6 powered subwoofer work with my Sony STR-DH550 amp? The amp has two black RCA type outputs for the sub and the sub has L/R red & white RCA inputs as well as high level L/R +/- spring type connectors... thx