pc building

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  1. Liquidxlucidity

    Question Connecting multiple RGB fans

    Alright guys some I just got a new case, fractal design meshify-c. I have the Asus Strix B550-f backordered. I currently have a Cooler Master ML240L AIO on my 3600. I plan on replacing the fans on the AIO and filling my case with the same brand RGB fans. But I'm a little confused on how I should...
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    Question Screws dropped on motherboard many times

    I know this question had been asked already here, but while reinstalling an aftermarket CPU cooler i dropped the screw like 10 times! I also don't know why. Maybe because i installed it incorrectly without plastic under heatsink and that caused me having an anxiety attack + my stupid shaky...
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    Question Help Me With My First Custom PC Build (I3 9100F & GTX 1650 Super) !

    Hi Everyone, I just build a PC for gaming purpose with the following specs: Intel Core i3-9100F CUBE GAMING ELTRON Enermax MaxPro II 500W 80+ White Windows 10 Home TP-Link 150 Mbps Wireless N PCI Express Adapter - TL-WN781ND GEIL DDR4 EVO POTENZA PC21330 2666MHz Dual Channel 16GB (2x8GB)...
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    Question Monitor of first build shows no signal, please help!

    Hello guys, I am building my first PC and have been running into some serious trouble. I am honestly getting desperate as everything I tried is not working. I continue getting "no signal" on my monitor. Any help is greatly appreciated as I am starting to get desperate. here is my build...
  5. Krilx

    Question Is it ok to stand on carpet while building my PC on a wooden table?

    Sooo...I'm about to build my very first gaming/streaming PC ina few months and I heard about the carpet and PC's don't mix well thing so I was wondering. Is it ok to build my PC on a wooden desk while standing on carpet? the floor of my house is carpet and the only place that has tiles in my...
  6. marsalsavo

    [SOLVED] What can I do to get out of this checkmate position?

    5 years ago I bought FM2 motherboard with x4 860k, it was alright then but x4 860k is the best CPU for FM2, with a budget of 100-200$ how can i get a new MoBo and CPU that will be a substantial upgrade?
  7. Pieter Crauwels

    [SOLVED] I am going to build my first pc ever next week can i ask you guys some questions?

    So it is my first time building a pc and i have some questions. I have watched a lot of youtube videos and i think i know a little bit about building a pc and picking the parts already. I used PCpartpicker.com to see if the parts i chose are compatible, finally i have finished deciding what...
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    Question I have to turn my PSU on and off before booting my pc

    I recently bought a new case for my system and had to put my system into the new case. The pc booted up as normal the first time i tried to turn it on, but when i tried to turn it on a secó d time i had to turn the psu off and wait for 5 seconds before turning it on, and then it worked to boot...
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    [SOLVED] Need help building picking parts for my first PC.

    Hello, i am looking to build a gaming PC by the end of the year, my budget is 1000$. I am new to building, so I would appreciate any help :). I already have case and PSU from my friend who bought them for me(they are not used). PSU...
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    Question Fixing to build A PC need advice

    So I have my final pc piece coming monday which is my gpu. I have everything else at home ready to be built. Ive never actually built a computer and waited on a part so my question to yall is, is it safe to build it all the way to a point then install the gpu and fire up monday? Concerns are...
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    Question Why is my PC power cycling?

    I’ve bought the parts and assembled my 2nd gaming pc, (1st I’ve built, the other was prebuilt). But the PC is power cycling, and turning on for only a second and then turning off. CPU, GPU, and Power supply fans all start and stop at that time. The red LEDs on the motherboard labeled CPU and...
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    Question When i boot my pc it sometimes doesn't give input and vga LED is lit

    I have recently build my first pc and when i tried to turn it on it my monitor said no signal. When i tried again a few minutes later it did boot up normally. It isn't a major problem, but having to reset my pc 2-3 times every time i want to use it gets annoying quickly. I did notice that the...
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    [SOLVED] Any recomendations for extreme budget gaming?

    Hi I am looking for a very budget system for cheap for basic gaming, The most intensive game i want to play is CS:GO at minimum 30fps My current system specs are: Intel core 2 duo e8500 3.16ghz Geforce GT 710 2gb AsRock Wolfdale GLAN/m2 4gb ram Managed to get it for £22 any and all answers...
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    Question Should I upgrade my current PC or buy a new one?

    Moderator message: Please do not cross-post in future 🔺 I bought my PC about 3 and a half years ago, I didn't know much about gaming computers back then and bought a pretty bad one. I upgraded my graphics card from a gtx 950 to a gtx 1060 6gb back in december of 2017. My other specs are the...
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    [SOLVED] Should I upgrade my current PC or buy a new one?

    Moderator message: Please do not cross-post in future 🔺 I bought my PC about 3 and a half years ago, I didn't know much about gaming computers back then and bought a pretty bad one. I upgraded my graphics card from a gtx 950 to a gtx 1060 6gb back in december of 2017. My other specs are the...
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    [SOLVED] What are the better options for my pc build?

    Hey guys i would like some help with upgrading my pc.I think i have already chosen my mobo and ram which are Gigabyte Z370P D3 (rev. 1.0) and Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB DDR4-3200MHz.But i cant decide my gpu or cpu im thinking of i7 8700 or i7 9700 for cpu but i cant decide which one is more...
  17. Lucas Farleigh

    Question New Build - Nothing Working!

    Hi, I have had a pc for 5 years now, and decided to upgrade due to my computer becoming outdated. The things I am keeping from my old pc is my HDD, PSU(500w), and my Nvidia 1060 3GB. I am adding an intel i5 9600, Sandisk SSD 500gb, 8gb ddr4 hyperx ram, a new case with several fans and an asus...
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    Question Got a challenge. Building a PC for a friends little brother.

    The kids only a middle schooler so you don't have to go bananas. However, I wanted to apply some rules for a guaranteed significant gain over his older system with a GT 640 and Pentium G2030, 4GB of DDR3 1333MHz RAM and a 250GB HD. I want him to get the best bang for his buck. Rules Operating...
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    Question Help me build my PC PLEASE!!!

    Hi guys! I'm planning to build a pc for game streaming/editing, let's play content purpose. In a budget of around 70000inr. Please use amazon.in and recommend the parts. I'm new to this and people I ask confuse me a lot with rtx,gtx,ryzen,intel,ram clock speed, motherboard etc. Kindly help me...
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    Question Please help

    Hello I've built a new pc and it just doesn't send image to the TV can anybody help? I've tried different hdmi cables, changing ram and gpu of place redoing everything but nothing worked I have. B450 tomhawk Ryzen5 2600x RTX 2060 dual advanced Cooler Master lite 600 power supply 2x 8g dd4...