Forum discussion tagged with Photoshop.
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    Question Which 350$ monitor?

    Hey. I need a need monitor but I don't know which one to buy. My pc specs: Gtx 1060 3gb, i5 7400, 16gb ram. I need a monitor both for gaming and photoshop. Best with an ips panel. I have around 350 USD, I can go a bit over. I am thinking about and...
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    ACER ATC-605-ES18 Processor: Intel Core i3 4130 processor @ 3.4GHz # of CPU Cores: 2 Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8 OS Language: English/French Option Memory: 8GB DDR3 Hard Drive: 1TB @ 7200RPM Recovery Partition: YES Optical Drive: YES...
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    Question Recommended CPU-GPU for productivity (CAM, Photoshtop) in 2019

    My friend uses software like ArtCAM, Photoshop, FlexiSIgn-Pro, Corel, etc for CNC, and is wishing to assemble a new system to handle 3D jobs.Which CPU-GPU (AMD or Intel) will be better suited for this job? I've read some articles on the internet but they're all comparing old CPUs (Ryzen 1700...
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    [SOLVED] Finishing Touches/Building a PC advice

    Hey all, A while back when I upgraded my old PC I asked for help here and you were all extremely helpful and pointed out things I'd missed, I'm planning to build a new PC and wanted to see if anyone had any advice. The PC will be for things like 3D modeling/Photoshop and gaming/level creation...
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    Question Laptop for Photoshop and Lightroom [HELP]

    hey guys, so as the title says i am looking for a decent laptop my budget is 1000euro. want a smooth experience for photoshop.. i have few links below and not sure which to go for or if you guys have any other suggestions ...
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    Question Photoshop is Completely Broken

    I have the latest version of Photoshop (20.0.4) and some time last week it started behaving very weirdly. It refuses to open files, it refuses to save files, and it refuses to create files. If photoshop is not open and I locate a Photoshop Document, it opens that way but then I run into the...
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    Question Mixing different GPUs for Photoshop

    So as far as I can tell, both NVIDIA and AMD are withholding when it comes to 10-bit support in professional applications. I'm a professional photographer and color precision and range are pretty important but I'd also like to be able to do light gaming on the same system. I'm looking to run...
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    Question Which GPU? 1050ti, 1060 3gb, Rx570 or Rx580 for 3D modelling, game development (Blender, Unity) etc., on a budget?

    Hello! Which Gpu should i get for 3d modelling, game development, editing programs etc? if none of the above which would you recommend? -I m not sure which will work better with the cpu i want to get (ryzen5 1600x) -Ive found that Rx series is better for this stuff" -Will some of these...
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    Question New 2019 Photoshop Build ~$1100

    I'm looking at building a new desktop for my photoshop/lightroom and very infrequent Premier work with hopes of upgradability or at least using some components in future PC builds. As a professional photographer who often prints images, that basically means I need a professional graphics card...
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    Question Blender, Photoshop, After Effects, Unreal Engine quitting unexpectedly

    Hi, I've recently built a new PC. It works mostly fine, but some programs quit unexpectedly, even without intensive use. My build DXDiag When running Blender on debug mode I get this: Error : EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION Address : 0x00007FF7B6CC8D7E Module : C:\Program...
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    Question Best (budget) build for heavy motion graphics, 2D/ 3D animation, 4k video editing, AND gaming?

    Hello! This is my first time posting here, so please forgive me if this topic has been addressed a bunch of times. I've been reading through the threads, and the most recent similar one I could find was posted in 2017, and I'm looking for up-to-date recommendations. I'm currently an MFA Film...
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    [SOLVED] Building a budget pc for photoshop..

    Hello guys I was wondering with all those drop prices to build a pc for my sister as she is working on an old laptop doing sketchup, photoshop, illustrator. So I would like to know if this build is enough to do the job for a long time.
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    Question Is it my RAM or motherboard? - RAM test results

    I have been getting BSODs with random reasons - nothing consistent. I'm fairly certain it is either the motherboard or the RAM. My motherboard is a ASUS M5A97 R2.0 AM3+. My RAM is 4 sticks of CORSAIR Vengeance 4GB 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM 1600MHz (PC3 12800) 9-9-9-24. I ran MemTest86 and here are...
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    [SOLVED] is the GTX 1050 Ti 4GB good for 1080p gaming?

    Hello, just a sidenote, i am only 13 and come from a not rich but not too poor household. So, I want to play games like Battlefield 5/1, Titanfall 2, Fortnite, PUBG etc at 1920x1080 or 1440x900. I'm not afraid of turning down settings as ong as the resolution isn't below 900p and it is at a...
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    Question New Alienware motherboard

    Hello all. My old MS-7862 Alienware motherboard died... : ( So, I bought the EXACT same model and installed it into my Area 51 PC. There are a couple of questions/concerns that I have: 1.) Do I have to reinstall Windows (I have Windows 7), or will I be able to boot Windows from my hard drive...
  16. [SOLVED] Bandwidth... how much is good enough?

    So I'm looking to provide a streaming services where I stream multiple live feeds out. My questions is how much bandwidth would I need for this? I use a website to test my bandwidth: Ping ms 5 Download Mbps 46.88 Upload Mbps 5.59. A site say the average is 18gbps. I came across two different...
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    [SOLVED] Phone with a decent camera

    With Windows Mobile losing support at the end of the year I probably should upgrade my Lumia 950XL sometime. I am a little spoiled with good cameras and would like my next phone to have a good camera too. I am wondering if I should invest in a Nokia PureView 9 or wait it out until 5G starts...
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    [SOLVED] Does SATA-2 make a difference in boot time?

    I'm willing to upgrade my prebuilt Dell desktop (Core i5-2310, 8 GB ddr3 Ram) with some top of the line ssd like Samsung 860 Evo or Crucial MX 500, however it has only SATA-2 support so my question is whether apart from the data transfer speeds, it would impact the boot time too? May be i could...
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    Question Print to fax -- HP Officejet on Linux Mint

    I have an HP officejet 6830 (all-in-one), running on Linux Mint 19.1 x64 Cinnamon. I want print to fax function, or workaround. On Windows I use the HP universal fax driver.
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    [SOLVED] ASUS ROG Maximus XI HERO - Having problems detecting M.2 NVME SSD.

    Hi there, I haven't built a PC in a long time and I've been looking forward to but also dreading this day. Surprisingly though, apart from some obvious stupidity on my part, it went off without a hitch. I'm now trying to install Windows 10 Pro to my brand spanking new Samsung 970 PRO but having...