Pc help

Forum discussion tagged with Pc help.
  1. A

    Question how do I fix a former non-lagging PC but is now lagging after the power was shut off?

    The power was shut off while a game was playing and now anything that uses a lot of data or power lags when it formerly didn't. Restarts don't fix this issue. What happened and how do I fix it?
  2. Daft Crunk

    Question Green LED on Mobo, no boot, power flickering

    Hi there! So, this is a weird and long story. I had to take out all of my pc parts and put them all back into my computer. First I was going to put them into a new case, but the new case got here, and was very not in good shape… thanks, Amazon. Anyways, I figured removing the parts beforehand...
  3. D

    [SOLVED] Need guidance. PC off for 9 months, new components needed, steps needed before booting

    CPU: Intel i9-9900k Motherboard: ASUS Z390 ROG Maximus XI Hero WiFi Intel LGA 1151 ATX GPU: (previous) MSI RTX 2080 8GB Gaming X Trio (current - in question) EVGA NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Ti FTW3 Ultra Gaming Triple-Fan 12GB GDDR6X PCIe 4.0 Memory: 4x G.Skill Trident Z Royal 16GB DDR4-3200...
  4. Foxfire59

    Question All games freeze shortly after launching them ?

    I have been having this issue for a few months now. I have windows 11 (the latest version) and a fully updated graphics driver (nvidia). Every time I start any game, whether it’s on steam, epicgames, or Xbox app for PC, it freezes about 30 seconds after startup. I can still hear the audio...
  5. D

    [SOLVED] Do you approve of this Intel Comet Lake i9 + 3070 Gaming PC Build?

    Hello all, I’m planning on building a new PC from scratch after 5 years. I had referred to this forum when planning my first build and you all were so generous with your knowledge/advice that I’m hoping for the same 2nd time around! For those that are curious this is my current build. I was on...
  6. Miltosss

    [SOLVED] cant do 1080p 240hz on 760gtx

    Hey, so my monitor is allienware 2521hf and with a previous newer card i could do 240hz just fine but now with the gtx 760 i can only go up to 144hz, i have the dp cable that i could do 240 on peviously so whats wrong?
  7. kkritz

    [SOLVED] Ive been trying to play Wolfenstein II and i just got it. It say fatal error and i dont know what to do

    This is what it said Winsock Initialized idCommonLocal::Init() time 20: 0.129s ------ Initializing File System ------ Current search path: - C:/Users/Sam/SAVEDG~1/MachineGames/Wolfenstein II The New Colossus/base/ - C:/Program Files...
  8. Vifilix

    [SOLVED] PC Boot Looping Issue

    Problem- My PC has been bootlooping for the past 2 weeks. Upon pressing the power on button on the case, the fans spin/lights turn on, and the computer starts its boot sequence. Once 3 seconds in, the CPU fan stops spinning and restarts. The loop does not stop until I shut the power off and no...
  9. DrIronMic2

    [SOLVED] Custom PC help, urgent assitance required pleaaaaaase :(

    Hi, So i have build a custom PC and have re-used a SSD from a previous PC. I can boot into Windows fine but when attempting to access the BIOS the 'Boot' light (red) turns on and it seems to crash on the boot screen. If i allow it to boot as normal without attempting to get into the bios it...
  10. LukeKay159

    [SOLVED] Strange issue with PC

    Hey all, I was just using my computer. All was completely fine and I tried rendering something in Blender, one render it was fine, and literally 1 minute later after trying to render again it said something like NVCC not found, please install the cuda toolkit. all my drives bar the C:/ drive...
  11. P

    [SOLVED] My aorus b450 is not working

    I have a auros b450 elite and I cant seem to get any power. Its a brand new pc and the specs are a ryzen 7 3600, 1660 ti, 650 watt gold psu and a 2x8gb sticks of hyper x predator ram. When I try turn on the pc I get no response. When I flick the switch off on the psu a red light flashes on the...
  12. Gaxoul

    Question How to fix BEDaisy.sys BSOD ?

    Hello I have a problem launching games with battleye in my pc. My pc just blue screens when I launch a game containing battleye as the anti cheat for it - example fortnite and r6 they both give me a blue screen warning saying BEDaisy.sys I have this issue for 4-5 months now I really want it to...
  13. NOTPENGUINO

    Question PC UNDERPERFORMING

    So I've had this computer for a while now and the specs are pretty good in my opinion but the FPS I get is laughable. I have two pcs and they both seem to have this issue (The parts are listed below). With League of Legends STRUGGLING TO STAY AT 144 FPS and other games like Call of Duty warzone...
  14. charliep123

    [SOLVED] Strange phenomenon when trying to boot (please help)

    I recently put a pc together. At first it wasn’t booting properly but I connected it to a video output and took some other steps which aren’t important. The important thing is that it booted. I assumed that what I had wrong was a front panel cable which was slightly out, but when I went to boot...
  15. B

    [SOLVED] Calling all community members please help!!!

    Need some community help if possible. I'm getting frame drops from 60 to 40 (at pretty much 45 sec apart like clockwork) in all games. It happens when my pc is on for a couple of hours. Then goes away if I restart my pc. All my devices/drivers are updated, I've done a fresh install of windows...
  16. Cuzzi

    Question PC Restarts with two ram sticks plugged in

    So ive had this computer for just under a year now, and lately it started randomly crashing. Going from at first only crashing on demanding games such as Cyberpunk 2077, to now crashing on the windows home screen. Ive tried many things, ive once had XMP profile and Turbo Boost turned on, turning...
  17. ryu-

    Question Installed new ram on Christmas, worked for 2.5hours, never got a display again.

    On Christmas I received a 32GB G.Skill Trident Z 3600mhz RGB Ram, swapped out some HyperX Fury 2933mhz 16GB ram. The ram kept crashing my computer and freezing up whilst playing games such as GTA V, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege, and even small games such as Minecraft. - I knew that wasn't a...
  18. Jarvisbrah

    Question GAMES ARE CRASHING WITH NO ERROR

    ok guys so my games crash with no error straight to desktop these are the steps ive tried to fix it with uninstalling GPU drivers and reinstalling them Resetting windows Verifying files My Gpu temps sit at 70 and lower idk wtf is going on but i have bad anger issues and tend lose my Sh*t so...
  19. J

    [SOLVED] Pc issues...not sure what to do.

    Hey guys. I just built my pc yesterday. It was running fine for that day and today until it randomly shut off and gave me an orange dram light on motherboard after trying to boot it back up. I have tried: reseating ram, booting with one stick, trying the possibilities of my 4 ram sticks in 2...
  20. K

    Question EVERY game crashing on my PC

    I'm having a serious issue with every game crashing. Some games it doesn't matter how low my settings are, it still crashes. Example, Cyberpunk can't even get past the character creation and I just freaking bought it. I've had this issue for about a month now. I looked at event viewer and saw...
  21. T

    [SOLVED] Keep getting BSODs when playing games.

    I built my PC about a year ago. But in the past month, I've had an increasing amount of BSODs (1 or 2 at least, every play session), the most recent and repetitive one being PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA So I started to troubleshoot. I have reinstalled my display drivers using DDU, and I have run...
  22. fpaczko5

    Question Should I Upgrade My PSU?

    I currently have a PC (AMD Ryzen 5 2600, NVIDIA Geforce GTX 1660 TI, 16 gb of ram ddr4) with a Gamdias Kratos M1 550B power supply. This computer is prebuilt and I've had it for around a year and a half with no issues as far as PC crashes goes, but I do often experience freezing of games and...
  23. P

    Question Gaming PC keeps crashing on all the games that I Play

    I don't know if this is the right category, but here I go anyway. So I've built a a gaming PC and have had it for about 3 months. Just last month, my Pc started acting strangely and crashed on R6. These crashes happened more and more frequently as time went by, and there were days where my PC...
  24. NoahBelton

    Question Need help with my PC

    I’ve had some problems with my pc with my display just going black as well at the same time my mouse and keyboard just turn off the only way to fix it is to reboot my computer. It happens at random times I thought it may have been my ram or motherboard but I’ve replaced both of them and the...
  25. D

    [SOLVED] Help me build my PC. This is my suggestion

    Hello! I am thinking about building a new pc but I am going to need some help with the selection of parts. The PC is mainly used for gaming and occasional video editing. This is what I want to buy (prices are from Amazon.de): MOBO: MSI B550 pro-vdh wifi amd am4 (it must have wifi and...
  26. DukePaints

    Question PC Upgrade Help

    Hello, looking to upgrade some parts of my PC before the release of Cyberpunk. I wasnt looking for a complete build replacement but if needed I can save. Current Specs: GPU: 2060 Super 8gb CPU: Intel Core i7 7700k RAM: 16gb DDR4 Mobo: unsure but I know it cant go higher then the i7, so that...
  27. D

    Question Pc won’t boot, fans turn on, only way to shut off fans is by unplugging PSU.

    Hi guys, I just installed a new AIO cooler from Corsair and when I go to boot up the Pc everything turns on except the power led on the case, the monitor does not display, and peripherals do not aswell. All of the case fans and and cooler fans turn on as well as the RAM. what should I do??? I...
  28. Vizintushai

    [SOLVED] How do I know if an M.2 SSD will be compatible with my motherboard?

    Hello, There is an M.2 SSD I'd like to buy, however, I don't know how to tell if this M.2 SSD will be compatible with my motherboard. I only just learned that there are certain types of M.2 like M, B, M+B keyed. My motherboard says I can install "an M.2 (NGFF) SSD module". It also says the...
  29. MatChesix

    [SOLVED] From LGA 775 to LGA 771 Xeon mod

    I just bought a CPU Xeon x5450 Lga 771 with the mode already done so i can just put the CPU inside the Lga 775 motherboard. When i turn on the PC the fans spin, but monitor is showing no signal! Please Help!
  30. Joshmorg1007

    [SOLVED] PC (newly build) keeps restarting its self while gaming

    Just finished building my first PC. I got everything in place, got it to post and I installed windows, drivers ect. Only problem is that while gaming it will restart with no error given. When this occurs the GPU load is pretty high (80-100) but I've monitored the temperatures before this...
  31. G

    [SOLVED] Building my first pc

    Build I came up with. I’m very new to this computer stuff. I want a computer that can run games at high to ultra with a solid FPS and run on a nice monitor in 1080p. I’m not trying to spend more than $1000. If you know a better build let me know or any suggestions please let me know. Very new to...
  32. 2

    [SOLVED] Looking for advice on fixing my rig

    Hello forum! So I have a rig that was GREAT....5 years ago. My components can be found over here. I have since added 1 500gb SSD and a 3TB external hard drive. I know its about time for a new rig, but I need to get a bit more time out of the rig to save up for the new one, and I really believe I...
  33. custardandbeans

    Question My pc games are all of a sudden running slow and I have no idea why

    I recently got my pc at Christmas last year it was a prebuilt one off amazon When i first got the pc it was running games fine with decent graphics settings aswell i could run pretty much any game with around 180 fps. About a month ago I got a new game for my xbox and played that game for a few...
  34. H

    Question Low fps

    I recently purchased a dell XP’s 17 for college, and I downloaded steam, and loaded far cry 5 on it. I’m not a pc gamer, but I ran the game through a checkpoint and it was running at 9fps, which I understand is pretty terrible. Even though this isn’t a gaming computer I’ve heard decent things...
  35. 77chevyman

    PC Build Help

    Hello all, I am new here and looking for some opinions and advice. I am looking to upgrade my pc and I am not sure what route to go for the update. I have $250-$300 to spend. My current PC config is: Case: NZXT H510 Motherboard: Gigabyte x470 Aorus Ultra gaming CPU: ryzen 5 2600 RAM: Corsair...
  36. DS Fitz

    [SOLVED] My games keep freezing my whole pc then unfreeze

    i have had this issue for so incredibly long and im really drained from trying to fix it, when im playing a game i can tell my pc is about to freeze as ingame images or words will disappear - for example when i open the destiny 2 menu and there are no words and around 20 seconds later my whole...
  37. A

    [SOLVED] Upgraded PC Now It Won't Power On At All (PLEASE help)

    Not a single sign of life when I press the power button. I've looked online for quick fixes but nothing has worked so far, does anyone have any idea what could be going wrong? Bought my z97 and i7 used off amazon and newegg so there's a chance they're damaged, but my pc was booting to BIOS...
  38. DatBoi10113

    [SOLVED] Why does my CPU usage drop to .3% causing my game to freeze

    Greetings everyone! So, when I play Rainbow 6 Siege it keeps freezing. I have task manager open on my second monitor, and when the game freezes, my CPU usage goes down to .3%. It is frozen for about 15-20 seconds, then when I get back, it says that I have around 3000 ping? Is my CPU problem or a...
  39. DukePaints

    [SOLVED] Looking to upgrade my PC. Can I get advice?

    I'd like some help on parts i should buy for upgrading my PC, i want to upgrade basically everything apart from GPU, RAM and PSU. I am a student so my budget isn't huge so any advice is appreciated. Currently i have: MSI Geforce 1060 3GB GT OC 16GB of DDR4 corsair RAM 650 W 80+ Gold Corsair...
  40. 6henny

    [SOLVED] HELP! Installed new CPU and PC will not boot with 8-pin CPU power cable

    I was having overheating issues after 3 years of solid running with no problems. I boiled it down to a failed h100i cooler pump. (which started making whining noises) I swapped my i5-6600k for an i5-9400 just to use the stock cooler for now, and bought a GTX 1660S to replace my RX480 all for...