Power Adapter

Forum discussion tagged with Power Adapter.
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    Question PC Booted after Unplugging and Re-Plugging Power Cord. Why?

    Hi guys, I hope you all are doing well. On a two-day old computer I bought it froze completely while I opened Netflix on Chrome. This seems to be an issue with Netflix as multiple PC users report the same issue online. No minidump or BSODS, no error in the event viewer other than the forced...
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    Question NEED HELP!

    I'm planning to buy a Gtx 970 but it needs a 8 and a 6 pin cable my psu have 2x6pin cable but no 8pin so im planning to buy a 6pin to 8pin coverter or cable to power the gtx 970 Can i use a 6pin to 8pin on A windforce gtx 970 3x ?? wth a true rated 500wtts PSU?
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    Question 3 pin Molex power adapter

    Hey guys, Our company bought a HIKVISION temperture scanner / facial camera and it didnt come with any power supply. I was wondering if anyone knew if there are any adapters that hook up direct to the 3 pin molex they supplied or if I would be better off just cutting it off and using the r/b to...
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    Question Instant Power Loss and Shutdown. Power surge?

    Hello, I have a gaming laptop (ORIGIN EON-17X) purchased in 2016, but within the last week I have twice experienced a total and instantaneous shutdown/loss of power even though the battery is full and it is plugged into AC power. There is no shutdown sequence it just instantly stops...
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    Question Using 180W power adapter for a Dell Precision M6500 which requires 210W

    Hello guys, My friend has a Dell Precision M6500 and has been using a 180W but the laptop needed 210W. His battery is dead and now he uses it without a battery. Now he had this problem where his screen would go black while working. My opinion is that it does that because he uses a 180W...
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    [SOLVED] Rx 5700

    Hello there... I bought the RX 5700 TUF Gaming and it has 1x6 pin supply and 1x8 pin supply...I must fill both of them or only 1 pin?
  7. Aza78

    Question Pop sound 10 second after connecting tablet

    So it happened twice now, but this time I hear where the sound came from. So I connected my tablet to a 3 way splitter and it made that weird static pop sound. After that I unplugged the splitter and put the tablets adapter directly into the wall outlet and no sound or anything, it works fine...
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    Question Can I use higher wattage charging adapter to replace one with lower wattage?

    I have a Razer Blade Stealth 13.3" Early 2019 (MX150 Graphics). Coming along with it is a 65W power brick. It seems that the 65W power brick is not enough for the laptop when gaming. Because the battery drains down to at most 85%. So I looked at Razer's web and I found a 100W power brick for...
  9. Ischys

    Question Unexpected restarts on my notebook

    I am using Lenovo Ideapad 700 15-isk for 2 years and a half now. My computer started having unexpected shutdowns about like a month ago while gaming. First I tought I had a software issue and reinstalled my OS etc. graphics driver checks every fix I was ever able to found in the internet. I had...
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    Question The laptop does not charge nor AC works

    I have a lenovo G500 laptop. It is a dual-boot machine. I left the laptop in sleep mode while charging for 7-8 hours. The problem has begun since that day. The laptop does not even charge anymore. When I plug the power cable, it initially shows blinking red light which is normal. But when I...
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    Question How to check my power output?

    It all started with rocket league having terrible and constant high ping for some reason. After that, Monster Hunter world Iceborne would crash with an "error12: graphics device crashed". After a week or 2 and downloading MSI Afterburner, i fixed it by having my graphics card fans spin faster...
  12. MSI GF 63 Thin Q

    Question Laptop only chargning on DC (MSI GF-63 Thin Q)

    Laptop only charging on DC (power backup) and that to works only when laptop is shut down lid closed, Observations 1.While on DC turning on laptop it fluctuates charging 2.On AC there is no sign of charging
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    Question Do I need a new PS or can I use my existing PS?

    I just build a new PC using some old parts. The new parts are i5-9600K cpu, ASUS Z390-P MB, and G.SKILL Ripjaws V Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) 288-Pin DDR4 SDRAM DDR4 3400 RAM. My existing PS is an Antec Earth Wats 380 that only has a 4 pin cpu plug. The BIOS complains that it wants all 8 pins. I...
  14. itsme03

    [SOLVED] Will I be able to use a Nvidia 1660 Ti?

    I currently have a HP Z820 workstation with a Nvidia Quadro 5000 graphics card. I want to get a 1660 Ti but it needs an 8 pin power supply and only have a six pin power supply. I'm not sure if I need to get a 6 to 8 pin adapter or I need a new PSU. I don't want to get a new graphics card and fry it.
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    Question Replacement battery for Compaq Presario 1500

    Didn't know how to properly title this, but anyway. The replacement batteries for this specific computer/series of computers is worth more than the laptop itself. I have one laying around that used to be the family computer; really, I just want to get it running again to mess with it and sift...
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    [SOLVED] Upgrading gpu is it safe to use 6 to 8pin adapter for power?

    Hi everyone! I just purchased asus o6g gtx 1660s to change my sapphire amd hd7850 but it used a 6 pin connector as supply but my new gpu needs an 8 pin connector. Is it safe to use a 6to8 pin adapter? my supply unit is integrated in my case and its model is: Cooler Master RS-500-PCAP-I3 500W
  17. robo731

    Question Dell achieving high performance with lower wattage charger?

    I have a Dell N7110 with a 48 WHr 6 -cell battery. I believe it's supposed to use a 90 Watt AC adapter to charge, however the charger I have is 65 Watts. When I boot the laptop it gives a warning that it will adjust performance to match the lower watt power adapter. I'm wondering if this...
  18. waleedGRT

    Question My pc restart new graphics card my pc restart at beginning where boot option comes.

    First of all im sorry for my bad english. So, when ever i put new graphics card ( MSI Radeon RX 580 8gb ) my pc restart at the beginning. and this process repeat again and again. where boot options (F12) and company name (dell) comes out this graphics card support x16 pci solt but my...
  19. Bad Sector

    Question Blinking Battery Status Light With No Battery Inside

    Hey I have a ASUS G751JY and its battery didn't charge at all so I removed the battery (open lap top and unplugged it and take it iut of the laptop) Now when I plug the adapter the battery status light become orange. When I turn the lap top on it is still orange but after about 2 3 hours playing...
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    Question DC Power Supply Tip Polarity

    I need to determine the correct configuration for a power supply for an external HDD. The enclosure has a sticker which says '12V 2A' - straight forward enough - but it doesn't have the usual tip polarity diagram. beside the 12V 2A there is a solid line above a dashed line of the same length...