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    Question Question about starting fresh with a new Google account and associated apps and software (Chrome, Play Music, Drive, etc.) after resetting PC

    When I am finished with graduate school, my intention is to close my current Google account and start completely fresh with a new Google account. With the number of programs and files that I have added and/or changed over the years during my attendance in graduate school, I also plan to reset...
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    Question Upgraded to 6700k

    Hello toms hardware forum. I have a problem with bought 6700k. I bought an nzxt h500 case so i decided to buy aswell a new cpu. Bought it second hand from a lad that tested it 3 days before he handed over to me (well atleast he said that), he was selling his pc part components and I can see from...
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    Question New PC fails to start up, any suggestions much appreciated

    Hey guys, Just built a PC from brand new components and it fails to boot up. Here is what I experience: PC powers on, CPU fan boosts, CPU fan throttles, CPU fan boosts, CPU fan throttles, repeats this process a few times, then PC powers off, then PC restarts and this repeats indefinitely. No...
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    [SOLVED] How do I restore a long lost Minecraft world

    So I had this world which is very dear to me that I lost back in 1.2.5, It was made on another PC and I lost it there. Even though I think it is impossible to get it back, was just wondering if there is some way. If it is possible please tell me how. This is a very dear world to me and I put a...
  5. JeroenV

    Question What part of my previously working PC is dead?

    I have a question for you guys. I put together my own PC about 5 years ago and was working perfectly fine. But while playing a game last week I got a BSOD. When trying to start up the PC the next day it wouldn't boot up. After trying to boot up a few times I managed to get it running again...
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    Question CPU Heatsink screw tilted / bent

    Alright, so here's the issue. The ONE SCREW does not align correctly. I believe this is because the Ryzen 5 heatsink may be defective. Is it defective like I think, or is there an easier way to fix this? All the other ones went in straight.
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    Headset's microphone doesn't work

    My new gaming headset's microphone doesn't work. Just bought a Redragon Lagopasmutus> it came in a normal package> its own package was a little bent on a corner(nothing big tho, might've been a little mistake)>I want to use it for a Laptop ASUS X555LB W10>bought a splitter for the new...
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    Optiplex 780 Sff is there a way to run 1600mhz ram?

    Hey guys i was wondering if theres a possibility to make 8x2gbs of ddr3 1600 ram work with A15 bios? currently i have 4x2gbs of ddr3 1066mhz.
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    [SOLVED] Computer running slow

    My system seems to be running extremely slow even though my specs should beg to differ. Specs: i7 4770k, GTX 1070, 16gb dominator platinum, 128gb ssd, 250gb hard drive, and 1tb hard drive. Can you help me diagnose the issue it is having I completely wiped and reinstalled windows and it still...
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    Nvidia driver problem?Please help!

    Hey.I connected my pc with 4k tv but i cannot change resolution to 2k in game and even in windows.doesnt have options anywhere.And i dont have nvidia control panel to put custom resolution, i dont know why.all drivers are updated.Can somebody please help? GTX 1070 WIN 10 x64
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    HELP! No video signal from graphics card or onboard graphics. CPU fans and LEDs turn on.

    Getting no video signal from onboard graphics nor graphics card. have tried three different graphics cards and three different monitors. Tried HDMI DVI and VGA on all the monitors and won't even register a signal. Keyboard and mouse power up and light normally. So does the graphics card light...
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    [SOLVED] BenQ(XL2720) no 144ghz?

    My BenQ monitor will not let me go to 144ghz like it did on my old pc. I am using the same cable just a different computer. My Specs are: GPU: RTX 2080TI CPU: I9-9900K
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    [SOLVED] i9 9900k system PSU questions..

    I know it is pointless to blow so much money on a built system when you can build it but I am checking this for reference and experiment in case I wanna upgrade down the road. I know it's a lot of money but it would be worth it. However, I have one question to ask. This bugs the crap outta me...
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    Unsure of the next steps to take

    Hello I am building my first gaming desktop and recently got: https://store.coolermaster.com/us/the-ability-cooldown-bundle I need help choosing a motherboard and processor, but I'm not sure what to do. I want a desktop that will be able to play games well into 2019 and be able to upgrade...
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    [SOLVED] synchronice/copy/clone I dont know

    I have an old asus chromebox and have now a new HP chromebox. I like to have all the pictures,movies,passwords, files, downloads etc etc etc I want to have them all on my new chromebox but how do I do that? how do I set up? This is a total new thing to learn for me and I can not find nothing on...
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    Is my motherboard supporting RTX 2080 Ti?

    Hello. I am planning to change my Video Card GTX 1070Ti ASUS ROG STRIX for a RTX 2080 Ti. So, Is my motherboard (ASUS ROG STRIX Z370-F GAMING) supporting RTX 2080 Ti? This is my current part list: CPU: Intel - Core i7-8700K Motherboard: ASUS ROG STRIX Z370-F GAMING Power Supply: Seasonic 750...
  17. Saturnity

    [SOLVED] Z390 best motherboard for price?

    So I have a couple lined up, but what should I get? Unless you have a different suggestion, which should I get for the price? I don't wanna put a lot of money down but I rather not cheap out...
  18. tplay2003

    Is it necessary to reapply thermo paste now?

    Hello im changing my motherboard today so i got to remove CPU and CPU Cooler to install them on the new motherboard. But the problem is that i don't have thermal paste now is it possible to use the old one for 1 week without my CPU burns? Please help me because im really stressed about that.
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    Yamaha rv-467 to UHD Tv no surround sound.

    Hi, i connect my Yamaha receiver through Hdmi arc on tv and arc on yamaha. But the old amp support 1.4 hdmi. I tried to play blue ray movies and media box but only receiver 3 speaker sounds instead of 5. When j tune to radio, the 5 speakers got sounds. Anyone know why...
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    Should I get a 144hz monitor?

    I never saw a 144hz monitor in action, so I don't really know if it's worth the extra money. Many of my friends are saying that the difference is huge compared to a 60hz monitor. I currently have 2 monitors that are both 60hz whilist one is 768p (wall mounted since I have no space on my desk)...
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    Looking for a Router with a STRONG FIREWALL!

    A couple of months ago, I was surfing some websites where I didn't belong (pron). Last week my Malwarebytes subscription expired and I bought a new subscription to BitDefender, but like a DA, I didn't install it right away. So, this week I start getting all kinds of error messages in Firefox...
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    how to make my acer laptop support manycam

    my acer windows7 corei3 laptop is unable to support manycam
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    Ryzen 3 2200g vs Ryzen 5 2400g

    Hi, I want to build a budget gaming PC but I am confused between Ryzen 3 2200g and 5 2400g. The price difference between Ryzen 5 and Ryzen 3 in the place I live is equal to the price of 8 gb of ram. So, should I go with Ryzen 3 2200g with 16 gb ram or Ryzen 5 2400g with 8 gb ram? I am not...
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    How to stop Windows 10 to update?

    I don't want to update my windows automatically but I don't know how to do that
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    Looking for New motherboard

    I am new here so please bear with me. I bought a dell xps 730 h2c with a 9650 processor but now want to upgrade to an I7 mobo butam hoping to find one that fits easily. If i have to scrape the water cooling so be it. Are there any atx boards that will work easily without a lot of modifications...
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    Blurry Display After Repair

    Hi! I recently had my D: drive replaced, windows reinstalled on corrupted C: drive, and screen replaced. Upon getting my computer back everything looks like its in 720p. Even though every setting shows 1080p, it still appears to be 720p. It's definitely noticeable in videos - not text...
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    FPS not what it use to be.

    Hey guys, So I've been having a problem lately with low FPS in mostly all games then I am use to having.I was testing the temps in my computer and they seem to be running pretty hot. Around 141 degrees Fahrenheit when in Rocket League on pretty low settings. i used benchmark and here are the...
  28. sighnbox

    New 9th Gen build advice please

    Ok I've waited (as advised on here ) But now its time to Pre order/up grade current PC see below Ok I've decided deff on the new i9 - 9900K Power supply I think is going to be.......Seasonic Prime Ultra Platinum SSR-1000 PD Ultra (unless any one knows any better) 32 Gig RAM DEFF Corsair...
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    Frame buffering 94%

    Is it normal to have 94% frame buffering while benchmarking GPU?
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    Zotac GeForce RTX 2080 Amp! vs. EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 XC Ultra Gaming

    Hey all, I'm planning to build a system soon, and I have decided on the GeForce RTX 2080 as my graphics card. However, I am spoilt for choice between the Zotac Amp! and the EVGA XC Ultra Gaming. I'm looking for optimal cooling and minimal noise, and although I see that the Zotac card has three...
  31. _dawn_chorus_

    If I have an MSI BIOS do I still have a Win10 BIOS

    I have an MSI motherboard so all the things I have done with BIOS are in MSI's pretty version. Does that mean I do not have the WIn10 dos looking BIOS? I am trying to do something that wants me to get to that Windows BIOS.
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    Newly Built PC - No Audio from front or back panels

    Hello, recently built a PC with the following parts: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/YfsG29 Managed to get it to boot and install the Windows 10 OS. Memory is connected, computer is picking up all the RAM. However, the headphone jack in my case's front panel is really screwed up. Whenever I plug...
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    Gmail Acc problems!

    My friend logged on to his acc on my phone with his email and I really don't want his acc and now that he changed the password which we thought would resolve the issue but now I have this message that I can't delete and it is telling me to sign into the acc please help.
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    Laptop cpu keeps going down to 800 mhz

    Hey so i have a laptop who has a base speed (cpu) of 1.50 ghz and turbo 2 ghz. When i play a game for around 15 minutes, it goes down to 800 MHz and the game fps is 5 fps around compared to around 25. It may be throttling but if it was, then why is my cpu not hot at all? Idk. Pc specs (they're...
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    Any idea what hardware error these codes mean?

    Curious if anyone can tell me what exactly this error means. I have not had it since the 25th, but between june 5th and july 25th I am seeing is randomly at times. Each time I see it I am also seeing a BEX64 issue as well which is somehow related to AMD which leads me to think it's something...
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    Problems with the GPU?

    Basically one of my friends wanted to play Fortnite with me. Everytime I play Fortnite a prompt shows up that the driver I am using for my RX 480 (18.51) is problematic, but I didn't listen to it. Then while I was playing the whole screen went to random colors and then a blue screen appeared. Is...
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    HELP - Faulty graphics card or not?

    so my graphics card has had this really weird issues for the past 8 months. It happened completely out of the blue one day and i have no idea what started it but i really want to avoid dropping 250-300 on a new gpu until im ABSOLUTELY certain that the gpu is the problem. Basically what happens...
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    No signal to monitors after replacing RAM

    I have a Custom built computer that until recently was functioning perfectly. I decided to buy new ram since I was using 90% of my 8Gb already every time I used my pc. I bought 16Gb of vengeance ram https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B006EWUO22?psc=1&ref=yo_pop_mb_pd_title to replace my 8Gb of...
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    How do you get your new storage device to pop up on file manager

    Dear everyone Hi My system build is this if your wondering what I am using: MOBO: Gigabyte Z370P D3 CPU: Intel i5 8th gen 8400 Lake coffee 2.8GHZ Processor Graphics card Gigabyte OC Geforce GTX1050Ti 4GB RAM: Crucial 2133MHz 8gb DDR4 card Optical drive: LG DVD/CD Writer player Case: Deepcool...
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    will the Intel Core i5-7400 Kaby Lake Quad-Core fit in my intel 100 series/c230 motherboard

    looking to upgrade my CPU was wondering if the Intel Core i5-7400 Kaby Lake Quad-Core would fit in my intel 100 series/c230 motherboard Thank you for your time and help