Forum discussion tagged with Optiplex.
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    Question Alert! Air Temperature Sensor Not Directed - Dell Opt 9010

    Hey. I am new at this, so work with me please. I have been getting this since I got a new Dell Optiplex 9010 MT mobo. I didn't have all the parts so I would get other alerts, but then once I installed them, they went away. ATS has not. When I ran the Diagnostics, it said it was the Ambient...
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    Question Upgrading Dell 7010 SFF

    Hey everyone, I know I'm going to catch some heat for attempting this config at all but bear with me, I think there is a solution here that makes sense. I have: a Dell Optiplex SFF 7010 3rd Gen Core i5 - 8GB RAM / 1TB Hard Drive a GeForce GTX 650 Ti Boost 1GB GDDR5 The problem: a 240W stock...
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    [SOLVED] Does Optiplex 7010 Have SATA 3.0 (6gb/s) Port

    Hi , I'm thinking to upgrade from my Optiplex 390 motherboard to Optiplex 7010 MT Motherboard , but before that i need to know some info's please : Does Optiplex 7010 Have a SATA 3.0 (6gb/s) Port ? because i have an ssd that needs this speed . ( Kingston A400 250Gb ) Does Pci Express 16...
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    Question GPU Compatability

    Hi, Interested to know what GPU's may be compatible with a Dell Optiplex 3060 Mini Tower. Looking for something with a single DP and HDMI port. Thanks.
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    Question Gigabyte GTX 1060 3GB in an OptiPlex 9020 SFF?

    Hello all. I am looking to game on a somewhat considerable budget (for me anyway) and was wondering if a full-size Gigabyte GTX 1060 3GB would fit in the OptiPlex 9020 SFF case and work with an upgraded PSU (currently looking at an EVGA 430W PSU and will use an adapter to connect it as dell used...
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    Question 24 pin to 8pin adapter dell opti 5040

    I ordered a 24 to 8 pin adapter off of amazon to juice up my optiplex 5040 sff . My question is ; has anyone used one of these before ? Is there any related danger - short or long term . The reviews were good enough on amazon just would like some additional feed back ! Thanks in advance.
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    Question Upgrades for Optiplex XE SFF

    Hello. I am currently trying to upgrade my Dell Optiplex XE. The computer right now has a Intel core 2 duo E7400 which is a dual core cpu at 2.8ghz. I am trying to upgrade the CPU but I don't know which one is compatible. Do you guys have any suggestions? I was looking at the Q9650...
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    [SOLVED] Solutions for fitting a long GPU in Dell Optiplex 790 Full tower

    I recently bought a Dell Optiplex 790 full tower to attempt to make it into a budget gaming machine. I upgraded the PSU from the stock dell PSU to a rosewill ARC 450, The RAM from 4gb to 12gb, the HDD from 160gb to 32gb ssd and 1tb HDD, and the GPU to a Sapphire RX 480. The GPU will not fit...
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    Question 2 issues with new system

    I've just put my new system together - water cooled i7 9700k, gigabyte aorus elite, 32gb corsair ddr4 3000mhz, corsair 750w modular psu and an msi gtx 1070 from my old system. PC boots into windows and is stable, cpu temp seems to sit at around 30c in Bios. I've had 2 issues whilst building...
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    Question GPU core clock MHz keeps dropping while gaming.

    My gpu core clock MHz keeps dropping while I'm gaming from 1150 MHz to 135MHz. I have the MSI afterburner display overlay in the top left so i can see the temps and MHz while gaming. my temps ranges from 65 to 75 Celsius so it's probably not that. It's really frustrating because i get around...
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    Question Bricked MoBo! *HELP*

    Hey guys, after a failed BIOS update I cannot get my PC to boot, post, nothing My specs are: ASROCK 970m Pro3 AMD FX6300 @4.3GHz Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050Ti Corsair Vengence 16gb 2x8
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    Question Am I unlucky, or my 9600k can't hit 5ghz

    Hello guys! As the title says, I can't reach 5ghz with my brand new i5 9600k. I have a MSI MEG z390 ace board, with 16 gb hyperx predator ram (2x8), and an RTX 2070. My cpu is cooled by a corsair h115i pro rgb aio cooler. In the msi bios, I set voltage to 1.43 override. 50 multipler and 47...
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    Question Replace CPU or buy new MB/CPU?

    Need some feedback/advice. For some, this would be a no brainier, but I still have my doubts. My specs are: Intel 6950X Asus Rampage V Extreme G.Skill 2800 DDR4 64GB NVIDIA Titan X 1500W Corsair PSU Long story short, the pump on my water cooling solution failed (H110i) and the cpu died...
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    Question HDMI doesn't work with Windows 10 Gigabyte new build

    Recent upgrade from Win7 to Win10. Love the under the hood stuff. But the interface and all the glitches are maddening. Case in point. New Win10 build v. 1809 GIGABYTE Z390 AORUS Pro WiFi Intel i7 8700K Corsair 16GB (2x8) DDR4 3000MHz Gigabyte Nvidia 1660Ti Corsair RM650x (2018) PSU Dual 4K...
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    Question Best Wireless Gaming Mouse Under 75 to 100$

    Looking to buy a wireless gaming mouse under the mentioned price range. Looking for something to last for a while
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    Question HEVC videos are unwatchable

    Hi all thanks for any ideas in advance, I have the iPhone XS and im wanting to start moving out of just photos and playing with video, so naturally I want to use the best quality 4K 60fps, but when I import it to my PC its fuzzy, it lags it tares just looks bad. I think its to do with high...
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    Question Gaming PC - Short Periodic Freezes

    Hello everyone, I am dealing with a situation with my computer where I am getting these short 5 or so second freezes. It may happen once every 30 minutes to an hour. I have been running MSI After burner and it looks like during the freezes, GPU usage %, FB usage %, Core clock MHz, and Memory...
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    Question Does graphic card support to my pc?

    hey, guys, I have a bit confused here, I need to buy a GPU that I like but I don't know whether it supports or not. MY PC Processor: Intel Core i& 2600 CPU @ 2.40GHz, 4 Cores, 8 Threads Code name: SandyBridge RAM: 8gb DDR3, Channel Dual. Frequency 665.1MHz GPU I NEED TO BUY EVGA GeForce GTX...
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    Question Static pressure fans

    Hello, since I'll be putting two new hard drives into my PC for a raid 1 set up, pushing the total drives I have in the cages to 4 (SSD, and 3 HDD. Can't put SSD behind motherboard due to PSU right angle connectors), I'm going to need higher static pressure fans than the GP 140s that come with...