Forum discussion tagged with Optiplex.
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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
  9. Louwaay

    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...
  11. shashankv

    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...
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    Question pagefile.sys is 56.4 GB on my SSD

    My SSD is full and I was wondering what is up, so I downloaded WinDirStat to have an overview. Turns out that a whopping 25.1% of my system drive are being occupied by pagefile.sys (56.4 GB) and hiberfil.sys (19.4 GB). What caused this and how can I "fix" it? Any ideas?
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    Question Need some Troubleshooting Support (multiple issues)

    Hello. Over the course of the past few months to a year, I've been experiencing an ever-growing number of issues with my MSI GE62VR Apache Pro laptop. Being one of those gamers who doesn't actually know anything about computers (besides how to play games with them), my typical response is to...
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    Question Is that Setup enough for 2nd dedicated recording pc

    Pc parts for dedicated recording (streaming) pc 1 x AMD Ryzen 5 2400G, ProzessorHR5A21€ 159,90 1 x ASRock A320M-HDV R3.0, MainboardGRIRRH€ 49,99 1 x G.Skill DIMM 8 GB DDR4-2666, ArbeitsspeicherIDIGGN20€ 39,49 1 x Toshiba DT01ACA100 1 TB, FestplatteAEBT02€ 43,99 1 x Aerocool QS-180...
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    Question Laptop has specific keys that have stopped working.

    Hello, sorry if I'm doing anything wrong, this is my first time using this forum. I have an Origin evo-15 laptop where the semicolon, right arrow, and comma keys have stopped working. The first time I had this problem was about a year ago. What would happen is, slowly over time, more and...
  17. spardason

    Question Noob question about ram

    Hello! Ok so, i have 2x4 gb RAM ddr4 , 2100 mhz and i bought today 2x8 gb RAM ddr4 3000 mhz...now my question is, how important are the mhz? whats the difference? all my life i thought the GB was the important part and not the mhz, but it makes me think, because other people seem to care about...
  18. MarshTheBacca

    Question My Desktop can't Port Forward but my Laptop can on the same Network?

    I'm wanting to host a Minecraft server without using Hamachi, it's usually quite simple as I've port forwarded in the past before, except this time there seems to be no apparent reason why it's failing. I go onto https://canyouseeme.org/ to check if my service is visible to the internet, and it...
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    Question Extreme Screen Tearing

    (Check signature for PC specs.) I recently got a GTX 1050 2gb and i'm loving it. Last week i updated the nVidia drivers as usual, but then all of a sudden after the update the bottom half of my screen has extreme screen tearing - during videos, gaming, and even dragging things across the screen...