Forum discussion tagged with PCI.
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    Question PCI Passthrough a dedicated GPU, use iGPU for host

    Hi guys! I have an old pc which is used as my home server running Ubuntu 18.04. I would like to take advantage of PCI Passthrough to assign my dedicated 9400GT to a guest OS and use my integrated GPU on the host OS. Now, I have been trying for weeks without any positive result. First, it’s an...
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    This problem first occurred after cleaning the GPU and reapplying thermal paste (did the line method). I installed my gpu on the pcie slot and installed it fine and proper. I plugged in the pcie plugs from the power supply to my GTX 970 evga ssc. I booted up windows and went to the desktop. The...
  3. raunak62

    Question Is PCI-E x16 port damaged?

    With GPU connected, after turning on the PC, no beep sound comes. Probably POST test failure. As a result, no display on monitor (but GPU fan was spinning). Next, I removed the GPU and connected the DVI cable to the motherboard port. After turning on the system, PC boots normally and display...
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    Question My graphic card isn't recognized by the system anymore

    A week ago, I bought a new graphic card. A Radeon rx570. I exchanged it, installed drivers and everythink was working fine. But since yesterday it no longer gets recognized . When I try to update drivers, it says that there is no graphic card. I looked in the device Manager, but nothing. I...
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    Question Hiding an ugly PCi card

    I recently bought -finally- a PCI wi-fi card for my PC. I wouldn't normally care about how it looks.. But, since I have a window side panel, it looks really not good. I have a red case, black/red mobo, black/red GPU.. And a blue wifi card. Is there any way to cover it? Get a shroud or a heatsink...
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    Question CPU or GPU issue?

    i9 9900k // RTX 2080 // Rogstrix-e gaming mobo, 32gb ram, 1tb m.2 Brother has amd equiv cpu to an i7 and rtx 2070 and performs better in division 2, same settings (Vsync off) my frames hover 50-75, but averages 53-60, he says he's never fell below 60 frames.. How can I find out what the issue...
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    Question Should I upgrade?

    Hey guys, Since. I bought a high refresh monitor I started to have sick hunger for more fps in games. My current pc specs: i5 8400 Gtx 1070 16gb ram psu cx600 I have been thinking slot about upgrading No specific reason except having smoother frames,less stuttering mabe in pubg 100+ frames...
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    Question Computer not posting

    I've had my computer for a little over a year. It's brand new and I built it myself. It's been preforming fine expect that when I would be unplugged or when the power supply would be shut off, the computer would be stuck in a boot loop. In that case, I would just keep turning it on and off until...
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    [SOLVED] Cannot enter bios at all

    Hey guys. I'm having trouble getting into my bios. I Have looked through almost all threads about getting into the bios, but sadly I cannot get any of them to work. I have tried hitting del, f12, changing keyboards (have not used a ps 2), even doing shift restart and going to advanced options...
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    Question Pentium j4205 and 1080p 50-60 Hz Issue

    Hello, can anyone please help me out? Recently, I have purchased a mini-pc Beelink j45 with Pentium j4205 CPU (Integrated GPU is intel HD 505), 8GB ram and Windows 10. The device works absolutely fine when connected to my cheap no-name LCD TV 1080p, even though it automatically jumps to 30 Hz...
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    Question Window 7 Pro black screen before login screen

    Hi , I have a strange problem with window 7 pro , every time I turn on the PC / restart , window will boot to the window logo page then goes into black screen with no cursor. This issues only started this few days , from Monday on wards this week. The black screen will remained for about 25...
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    Question Video Card Indecision

    I'm in the market for a new video card on the $200-250 bracket. I saw this Zotac GeForce GTX 1060, 192 bit 6GB GDDR5X. I don't have any experience with Zotac products. Are they any good? Also there ie the XFX Radeon 580 Black Edit., 8GB 256bit GDDR5 and XFX Radeon RX 590 Fatboy, 8GB.256bit...
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    Question I timeout in minecraft with 5ghz internet every few minutes

    Whenever I play with 5ghz internet on any minecraft server I timeout after 2-5 minutes. It doesn't happen on my 2.4 ghz internet the 2.4ghz internet is terrible for gaming. Anyone know how to fix this? Also this does not happen on any other games
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    Question What to do with 2011 iMac?

    iMac 21.5-inch Mid 2011 2.5 GHz Intel Core i5 4 GB 1333 MHz DDR3 Mac HD AMD Radeon HD 6750M 512 MB Very slow and laggy. I ran the test where I hold restart and hold down D. Did some rendering, I think a ram test and then tells everything is fine. Options are to upgrade the harddrive and RAM...
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    [SOLVED] GPU model differences

    What are the differences between different GPU models and brands? For example Aorus' Gaming and Windforce. Do they have different performance or cooling? I'm looking for the best cooled RTX 2080.
  16. Cybertronian109

    Question pny 1060 worth it

    hi i'm a bit confused was going to get a gtx 1060 6gb pny used for about 160$ USD (23,000 PKR) but then some one told that it is not a good vendor don't buy it and on other hand zotac mini used is for 180-185$ and evga for 190$ USD what should I do ??? BTW will change to GTX 1660 Ti after 6-7...
  17. Athera

    Question Weird computer crash from SSD

    Hello! Very confusing crashes I'm getting. To sum it up real fast, it usually crashes with only CERTAIN games on both drives, I keep having the same error occur in the event viewer right before my computer crashes and I'm 90% sure it's my SSD. (Don't know how to add in images here so forgive me...
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    Question Is my PSU likely to be causing system crashes?

    Hello all, you've been great in the past and hoping for a bit of wisdom. I've been having increasing issues with my pc during explosions and building-collapses on X-com 2. It will regularly crash and restart, more so since I jumped from 1080p to 1440p. Oddly, no other games are causing this...
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    Question I have a GTX 1060 6GB, should I get a 75Hz or 144hz monitor (1080p)

    75Hz monitor: AOC G2590VXQ 144Hz monitor: AOC G2590FX
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    Budget 1000€ need notebook just for programming and watching films

    Hello, I need advice for new laptop, my budget is 1000€ I want notebook just for programming and watching films at night. I was looking at Zenbook 14 2018 model it cots 1000€ for me.