pc parts

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  1. H

    Question Any problem/ anything to improve?

    I would like to build a Pc for very cheap and I have assembled the ebay cart below, could someone plz check the cart and see if there is any problems or if I could improve anywhere? I would like this to also be able to do some gaming. Thx...
  2. G

    Question My pc won't turn on but it turned on for 2 secs

    I've had my pc for 2 years and i've been having some problems now it's pretty old i have a dell optiplex 3010 with a cheap AMD card i don't remember . I started having these shutdowns two months ago and when i was playing a game any game it shut down randomly i put my maximum power down and it...
  3. C

    Question RX 470 4gb bottleneck

    I have I3-3220 and plan to upgrade my GPU from GT 1030 to RX 470 4gb, it l bottleneck or what? I have FSP 500watts
  4. R

    [SOLVED] x16 slot is running @8x

    Hello, i have an Msi x99 Gaming 9 ac motherboard, using noctua nh-u14s as cooler. I mounted the cooler, it covered all of my first pci slot, which is 16x . This board has second 16x slot @slot 4. I mount my gpu to this slot thinking it will be ok , because slot has 16x speed. Then i checked it...
  5. S

    [SOLVED] Computer Turns On, then Turns Off, then Turns On Again?

    Hi, Just built a new workstation. And I'm a lil worried about this issue. When I turn on my computer, it turns on, and shuts down immediately, and then turns back on again after couple seconds. Then runs smoothly, without any problem at all. But when it starts, the fans are pretty loud and...
  6. Bahazbz

    What to do after Unsuccessful RMA

    I was having some trouble with a GPU that was under warranty so I sent it in for RMA. I just got back my RMA from Gigabyte. Upon receiving the RMA part back, I checked the status online and found the boilerplate response "No trouble found after tests with multiple configurations". This was...
  7. G

    Can these specs run fortnite

    ASUS VivoBook E203NA-YS02 11.6” Featherweight design Laptop, Intel Dual-Core Celeron N3350 2.4GHz processor, 4GB DDR3 RAM, 64GB EMMC Storage, App based Windows 10 S
  8. Numb3red

    My computer will fully freeze and make a quick, staticy noise in the headphones whenever I run a game like Overwatch or PUBG?

    This problem is unprecedented, as nothing has changed with my system recently and I haven't experienced anything like this before. Windows 10, GTX 1070, i5-6600k, 16 GB RAM, 700 W power supply. UPDATE: It just happened again, this time without running anything but Chrome. It's happening more...
  9. Z

    Hey i wanted to make sure this motherboard would be compatible with everything

    So i was looking to buy a GA-78LMT-USB3 for my main gaming rig after i bought an amd fx 8350 with a motherboard that was incompatible and i also wanted to know if the build listed below would have any problems running games like gta v at Mid-High. The main question is if the motherbaord is...
  10. D

    Best Laptop 250-350$

    I know this is asking for a lot, but what is the best laptop I can get in the price range of 250-350$? Sorry for asking this, but please do help me. And thank you for reading, and if you commented, commenting.
  11. silversmithy

    App crash when games try to load

    So I recently put together an older gaming rig that is running windows 7 pro 64 bit. The HD was being reused in it from the other set-up but due to some issues with either the HD itself or whatever windows would get to split second blue screen and then go to blk/white error to run system...
  12. J

    i5 3570k @4.2 / 970SLI low fps csgo

    Hey guys, thanks for taking the time to view my thread. First things first, the setup: i5 3570k @4.2 970 x2 SLI 16gb ram 1800mhz (i think) Windows 7 64 hp So a while ago I would get 300-500fps in csgo and now I'm only getting 130-280 I know the game updates and can cause fps drops but surely...
  13. H

    I need a new gaming pc for $1200 Canadian

    Hi I'm look for a gaming pc for 1200 Canadian and the monitor separate, I'm looking for a cheap 27" monitor. I would like this pc to be very visually appealing w/ water cooling
  14. K

    Intel single thread equivalent Skylake/ Kabylake CPU

    Which Skylake/ Kaby Lake Intel CPU has the single threaded equivalent of a FX 4300 @ 4.75 GHz? Will the FX 4300 bottleneck the RX 480? On a resolution of 1920x1080p at 75 Hz. I will be playing Watch Dogs 2, Battlefield 1, Minecraft (with Ultra Shaders + 4×SSAA or 4K) and Civilisation VI...
  15. M

    Would like to get a new PC but worried about end of Windows 7 extended support

    Hi, I'd like to take the plunge and get a new PC. The thing is, I'd like to keep using Windows 7. I read that the new Kaby Lake won't allow you to use Windows 7 and Skylake's support will end sometime in the summer of 2017. I also read that Windows 7 support will end for all CPUs sometime in...
  16. T

    Where is the cheapest place to buy?

    Hello! I'm going to have a trip in a few months to Spain, Italy and Czech Republic... Where guys do you think it would be the best option to purchase new hardware? By the way, I live in Argentina if you want to know what is my currency.(ARS) thanks in advance.
  17. S

    How do I calculate the size of a Firewall?

    We have to proposs a NGFW with the capability so support 4 WAN connections of 100Mb each and a max. estimated quantity of 4000 clients connected with 2-3 devices each. What does the firewall throughput should be? What factors should I consider in the estimation of a NGFW?
  18. B

    4k Display on a Laptop

    Alright so here's the deal. Will there be a noticeable difference between 4k and 1080p gaming on a 17 or 18 inch screen? Both would be at ultra settings. I don't wish to discuss GPU or CPU or the capabilities and so on, I am already well aware of all those things. I just want to know if it is...
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    Microsoft Office 2016 Update Question - Windows Update vs. Click to Run

    I just noticed that on a friend's computer his version of Windows 10 and Office 2016 allow him to get Office updates with the "Give me updates to other Microsoft products..." box checked in Windows Update. I also noticed his version of Office doesn't have the "update options" box under the...
  20. J

    New office, computers on network (wifi or ethernet) but no or limited internet connectivity

    I work in a small office and have just finished setting up a VLAN for VoIP phones and computers. 2 modem routers with 2 connections so the phones and computers and on different internet plans, but running through a smart switch. This is because our speeds are not great and we didn't want the...