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    Incomplete formatting of portable hard disk

    I was trying to create a back up partition in my laptop. In doing so, unfortunately I selected the wrong location and started formatting my Seagage portable external hard disk that has the capacity of 500GB with all my important documents. The moment I realized my wrongdoing, I immediately...
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    How can I get bios menu without no OS in computer?

    I have removed Windows 10 OS because of some damages.Now the system shows 'no operating system found' when it turn on.How can get bios menu to install windows?
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    Screen flickering while attempting to game.

    Just when I thought I corrected my issue, another one arises. I'm going to copy and paste what I wrote on reddit so you can better understand the entirety of the situation. "I just completed this build today. I installed Windows no problem and was setting it up. The screen began flickering and...
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    Weird issue with Windows 10...

    So this issue has been annoying, any key I press does things differently, for example pressing the left mouse key in chrome downloads the page: https://imgur.com/a/jYhiYWX In games, inventory opens constantly if I press a certain key, even typing this was a nightmare...
  5. R4DIO4CT1VE

    computer will not post anymore

    working on an HP pavilion p6654y, plan is to upgrade from an x4 630 to an x4 955. once new CPU was installed i got an incompatible CPU error. Put old CPU back in and went through the process of updating BIOS and put the x4-955 back in and still got an incompatible cpu error. I put the x4-630...
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    Would Xeon e3 1230 bottleneck on intensive games?

    Hey guys, I'm gonna buy a new PC, having a Xeon E3-1230 with R9 290 4GB 512 bit and some people are saying that It'll bottleneck on intensive games, is that true or it'll just run fine for the next 2-3 years. The games I'm gonna play are FC5, COD WWII etc.
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    Server to Normal Operating PC

    Alright, I have a Dell R430 PowerEdge server that hasnt been used in 2 years. Is there a way i can put something like a low profile graphics card in this server and have it operate as a normal PC for things such as gaming/streaming. Currently my Microsoft surface book lacks the power to even...
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    Install new Windows 10 on a PC with no CD/DVD drive?

    I am building a PC from scratch. I'll need to install Windows 10 on it. How do you do that now? Do you still need a CD drive? Can it somehow be installed from a clean, freshly built PC over the web? Thanks - its been a while since I did this :)
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    suggest a motherboard

    suggest me a motherboard for a my i3 8100 i have 4 gb ram and gtx 750 ti and a good cabinet.
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    Usb gaming headset

    my motherboard asrock b85m pro3 have audio codec ALC662 my sound quality in headset is pretty straight low quality bass. but when im using my headset (rakk guinna) local brand in my cellphone and trying with other computer with ALC 887 audio codec the bass and sound are great. so if i buy...
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    Insignia DisplayPort to Hdmi Adapter

    I just bought a DP to HDMI adapter from best buy and I got home plugged my HDMI cable to the adapter and my end of the graphics card, plugged the displayport into my monitor. At first I was getting no signal at all from anything. So I connected my Blue weird cable to my monitor and my pc. After...
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    Cloning OS from HHD to SSD

    I have a 2TB with about 1.7TB of it full, i want to convert my OS to my new 500GB SSD but when i use Minitool partition tool, it says the drive is tooi small, and i am selecting the option for just the OS to be cloned?
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    What's 3D Animator's job in film-making?

    Didn't know where to put this question but hey animation has something to do with VR :D. So I am wondering what does 3D animator do in filmmaking industry? I'am in doubt does they for example make some huge bridge collapse(which would be crazy to do in RL) and later its edited in movie or 3D...
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    Can you lower your resolution and increase your refresh rate?

    Hello, I wanted to buy a new monitor and I saw the ASUS Swift PG278QR, which has 2k res and a 165hz refresh rate. My other choice would be a full HD 240 hz display. I only want the high refresh rate to play csgo, however I only play at 1024x768 therefore all the extra reolution would be...
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    Help: which monitor should I buy???

    I am a console peasant making the switch to gaming PC and I need your help: Which monitor should I get? Acer Predator Z35 35-inch Curved Full HD (2560 x 1080) NVIDIA G-Sync Display, 144Hz OR Acer Predator Z35P 35" Curved 1800R QHD (3440x1440) NVIDIA G-SYNC, 100hz (So the only difference is...
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    Use alcohol prep to clean my laptop screen?

    I always clean my laptop screen using a 70% alcohol prep. Will it damage my laptop screen? My laptop is using a IPS matte panel. Some people said there are some coating on the screen but I don't think so. My screen model is auo61ed from AUO
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    Visiontek Radeon HD 5450 Problem

    First, let's start with my system. Optiplex 390 with: Intel Core i3 2100 8gb DDR3 250 HDD (Not sure, i think it's stock) 240w PSU Having a problem with: Radeon HD 5450 (Visiontek 900860) My Radeon HD 5450, when I put it into the pci-e slot, is detected, works, however, has blue/green lines...
  18. electro_neanderthal

    Selecting the Best Free Drawing Software for Your Needs.

    So, you want to get into digital painting, or maybe you want to make a comic book or other type of visual novel (like manga). But now there are a hundred different options and you're short on cash. Hello, and welcome to this tutorial/guide (my first one). I plan to keep this short and sweet (but...
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    How to overclock Core 2 Quad q6600 CPU on a Foxconn G31MXP motherboard?

    Hi all, I have decided to OC my Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 CPU on a Foxconn G31MXP motherboard,but I don't know how to do that! I can't OC it in the BIOS and I would like to OC it only while I am gaming! And I don't have an additional cooling system for the CPU! Do I must have to buy one if I...
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    My cooler Master lite 5 rgb fans are noisy as hell what do I do?

    I bought the Cooler Master MASTERBOX LITE 5 rgb but it’s fans is killing me with the noise. What do I do?
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    Is this listing on ebay fake? 1060 6gb looks too cheap to be true.

    Hi i've been searching for a 1060 6gb, and the prices are insane right now but i searched ebay and found this: https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Asus-NVIDIA-GeForce-GTX-1060-6GB-DUAL-OC-VR-Ready-Gaming-PC-Graphics-Card/162879312005?epid=2128547287&hash=item25ec5d1085:g:9YMAAOSwaC9acaCN Is this fake...
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    I am trying to build a pc so I want to make sure that the motherboard goes into the computer case

    Can MSI Gaming Intel Skylake H110 LGA 1151 DDR4 USB 3.1 Micro ATX Motherboard (H110M Gaming) Mother Board fit this Azza SIRIUS CSAZ-206S Mid Tower Computer Case, Black?
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    Monitors : 1440p vs 1080p on 17 inches screen

    Hi guys please enlighten me is 1440p resolution better than 1080p on 17 inches monitor? im planning to buy AW 17 r4 6700hq i7 1440p 120hz 1070gtx 16gb ram 256ssd 1tb for 1800 usd for 1440p is it noticable on 17 inches laptop?
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    Possible GPU upgrade for FX 8320

    Before starting, here are my current specs: AMD FX 8320 @ Stock 3.5GHz Crucial Ballistix 8GB RAM DDR3 1600MHz - Dual Channel mode GTX 750 Ti WindForce Black Edition Antec Earth Watts 650W 80+ Platinum Power Supply So I'm honestly considering upgrading my RAM to 16GB as well as buying a new...
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    New pc restarts 3 times before booting ...

    Heloo So i just built a pc the specs are Ryzen 7 1700 Gtx 1060 Msi b350 tomahawk 16 gb corsair vengence lpx So my problem is evertime i shutdown my pc and start it again it will restart 3 times before booting .. After that it runs perfectly I did no over clocking ...the ram runs at 3200...
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    Seasonic Brings Snow Silent, AirTouch PSUs To CES 2018

    Seasonic made an impression in 2017 with its Prime and Focus lines, with the first offering cutting-edge performance and the second delivering an excellent performance per buck ratio. At CES 2018, the company shared plans to release more interesting PSUs. Seasonic Brings Snow Silent, AirTouch...
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    Asus 750 ti fml,what is the fml?

    Recently bought an Asus 750 ti fml 2gb ddr5 version ,https://www.asus.com.cn/Graphics-Cards/GTX750TIFMLOC2GD5/ this to be exact, from e-bay. Given the whole fake chinese cards out there ,this isn`t the case so far bios checks out, i was looking up at this product online and kinda stuck with that...
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    lowest core voltage sapphire rx 580 nitro + (for mininng)

    Hi guys, 1st of all this is my rig: I5 4670k 3.4 GHz 8g ddr3 1866 Gigabyte ga-z87m-d3h noctua nh-d14 Rx 580 sapphire nitro and here are my afterburner settings: core clock=1411 memory clock=2250 core voltage=1037 mv (-93) temp limit=60 degrees avg temps= 52-55 degres celsius as for now it...
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    Steam Games Library Help

    Hello All, I recently bought a new HDD, a 5tb WD blue for mass storage of my steam, orgin and uplay library. I had all my games spread out on 2 1tb drives. Upon moving everything i set up my 5tb drive with the following folders Steam Games, Orgin Games and Uplay Games. The Uplay Games and Orgin...
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    GTX 1060 Too high temps

    Hello everyone. I bought a Palit gtx 1060 6gb dual last month and I have a problem with its temperature. I play using msi afterburner to see how the temperature is, and I see that in The Witcher 3 the temperature can rise to 79ºC using the fan default curve of Afterburner. If I use the fan...
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    my acer aspire R14 laptop is on but the screen is black

    my acer aspire R14 laptop is on but the screen is black
  32. ThefelipePly

    Intel Core i3-3220 bottleneck?

    i was thinking before buying i3-3220 will this cpu bottleneck if i paired it with gtx 1050 if yes, please recommend me a any good cpu that will not bottleneck. thanks :)
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    Idle Temps on i7800k

    My Build In Win 805 infinity i7 8700k (installed with Arctic silver 5) Hero x Maximus Corsair Hydro H115i Corsair LPX Vengeance 16GB 3000mhz GTX 1080 Strix EVGA G2 850W Samsung EVO 500GB Samsung EVO 1TB 2 x 1TB mechanical drives My issue is with the idle temps that i am getting, i have...
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    Stuttering on open world AAA games

    Hi guys, after an extensive search on internet forums and trying every damn solution on the internet i finally decied to create this thread. Basically i get stuttering on every open world AAA game i play, some times even audio stuttering (the Division, Batman Arkham Knight) and it makes the...
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    3200 or 3000mhz Ram?

    I was planning on buying these Ram sticks for this build! https://pcpartpicker.com/list/CqcKyf But people have said that I should go 3200mhz! Will it be better for gaming ? I don’t want to spend a lot of money on just ram and I know ram is expensive currently! So I need help finding the best...
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    Storage Solution Problem

    Hi, so I'm looking at upgrades to my computer and apparently (according to PC part picker) I've run into a problem. I was going to have 3 x 3TB HDD (Seagate Barracuda), 2 x Samsung 850 EVO 500Gb SSD's and a Samsung 960 EVO 500Gb M2 SSD. But apparently I need another 6GB SATA Slot... I've got the...
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    CPU at 100 percent or not?

    I just had a strange event while running a 3D render in Daz Studio. I had Task Manager up on another screen (to keep an eye on memory usage) and MSI Afterburner (to keep an eye on temperatures). And I got this: Task Manager says the CPU is running at 22%, of which Daz accounts for 8%. This...
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    I'm connected to internet but it doesn't work

    This issue randomly appeared when I booted up my PC yesterday. The icon in the taskbar says I'm connected to the internet via cable (which I am), but the internet doesnt work. Not only on the browser, i cant either play steam games and such. Basically I cant do nothing, its just like the cable...
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    Does anyone know if this motherboard has graphics built into the motherboard

    hi does any one know if the asrock a320m-dgs, has built in graphics. I check on the asrock sight it said" Integrated AMD Radeon™ R-Series Graphics in A-series APU*" does this mean that there is a graphics chip in the motherboard , therefore i dont need a graphics card to boot the device? thanks...
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    Downloading large games on steam crash the client / OS

    Hi, I'm trying to download shadow of war, off of steam (about a 65GB DL), every time I start it, it starts fine but after 5 or so GB has downloaded, the whole steam client freezes. It freezes to the point where my mouse cursor lags or is unresponsive, CTRL + SHIFT + ESC or CTRL + ALT + DEL...