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    Question RX 580 Red Devil spontaneous 100% fan speed + other things?

    So I recently got an RX 580 8GB Red Devil from eBay last week on Friday from the guy who sells them for $115 and has sold a lot of them and it has some interesting characteristics such as the fan speed at seemingly random spinning up to 100% and then going back down after about 10 seconds. I...
  2. SoumyaHD

    Question Futureproof Graphic card

    Want a modern card for my brother so he can do work plus play at the same machine Mostly VFX works and multimedia and also recent aaa titles at 60+ fps 1080 or 1440 Budget 300-500 USD. Team Red or Blue or Green Whatever Thanks in advance and it also should work as good after 5 years later...
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    Question Is 450w enough?

    Hey guys, i currently have a setup with -ryzen 2700x -8GBx2 corsair vengeance 3000mhz m2 (the samsung one) 500gb gtx 750 ti(dont judge pls) -msi b450-a-pro -corsair cx450m So i was looking to upgrade my gpu to a asus rog rtx 2060 and i've been through a lot of power consumption calculators and...
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    Question Powered HDD dock causing screen to go black

    Hi, just wanted some advise on a problem I am having with a powered usb hard drive dock. I bought this https://www.amazon.co.uk/TeckNet-Docking-Including-External-Tool-Free/dp/B00IS7Y96I/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1552260820&sr=8-3&keywords=hdd+docking+station a few years agao and it's worked fine...
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    Question Build for a home PC - Autodesk

    Using Autodesk software student software. I've used AutoCAD and inventor at school for a couple of years. I'll be looking to start using 360 fusion and MAYA. I understand a professional build would be costly with GPUs easily over a thousand. What would be particle for a home computer, just to...
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    Discussion Ryzen 3 2200G Overclocking Guide

    Hi guys, since I’m new at this and also quite scared not to toast my Ryzen 3 2200G. Any advice and / or guide? I’m using the stock cooler, asrock b450m-hdv, team elite plus red 2x4gb 2666Mhz. I don’t know what to do and where to start, so any help would be appreciated!
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    Windows 10 Movies and TV brightness increase in fullscreen

    So I have a desktop and a laptop that I tend to watch shows and movies on a great deal, on the desktop everything is fine, but on the laptop the exposure or brightness (not sure which) is amplified on full screen. In bright scenes its difficult to see outlines or details because of bright areas...
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    Windows key ?

    So I have a question. I'm gonna be upgrading my motherboard, cpu, and ram. I wanna reuse my product key. I looked under settings it did not say it was oem. Could someone explain to me how I can reuse it on my system. Would I install the motherboard, everything, even the ssd with windows 10...
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    [SOLVED] Which laptop would be better to buy?

    Hello all. So while I'm not new to being able to figure out which of these is the best choice, there is one component that is throwing me off on my decision. The practical part of me says the ASUS is the better choice, but the enthusiast in me says get the Dell. While the ASUS has the i5-8250u...
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    Best budget case

    I'm looking for a good budget case for a $300 build. I have about $30, but can go to $40. So far, I have found that these cases are pretty good. Coolermaser Q300L Masterbox Lite 3.1 Thermaltake Versa H15 and H17 Rosewill XBM-X1 and X2 Which case is the best?
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    [SOLVED] Gaming Monitor Advice (Going Crazy) - £600 Budget

    Hey guys, Once again, I need your help. My new system ships soon and I need a new monitor for it. I've been browsing for the last week and as soon as come close to making a decision I see something better and the whole process starts again. It's maddening. With the G / Free sync changes it's...
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    Upgrading to SSD

    How do I clone a HDD to an SSD? And if I do so, will all my drivers move over too? Will every thing 100% from my HDD be moved over? Or do I have to save a copy and reinstall each of them?
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    [SOLVED] Need some help with new desktop

    Hi, Firstly, I'd like to note that I'm a complete noob when it comes to building desktops. This is why I don't know which parts would be best to add to my setup The main parts I'd like to add are these: - i9-9900k (might overclock it later) - 1/2x RTX 2080ti - Samsung 860 Pro 1TB - Not sure...
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    SSD Help! Having issues making it #1 for Boot Menu

    Let me start off by saying this, I may explain something wrong as this is my first rodeo upgrading my computer on my own. The computer already has a 1TB HDD installed as it is original. 1. I have a GIGABYTE GA-970A-DS3P (rev. 2.0) AM3+ AMD 970 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard...
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    Upgrading from SATA SSD to a new NVMe SSD, will I be able to access my old files?

    So I have windows and all my data on a single partition in my Crucial MX100 512gb SSD. I bought a HP EX920 NVMe 1tb SSD and a NVMe to PCIE adapter so I can use it with my Gigabyte G1.Sniper H6 Motherboard. I plan on doing a clean install of windows to the new drive, but want to know if I'll be...
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    Motherboard powers off before remaining on and gives hardware failure signal

    Hello, I'm currently building my first PC, however, it seems I've run into a roadblock i cant figure out. I'll divide this post into three sections to make it as easy for you to understand whats has happened, the components I've used, and the diagnostics I've already done. components ASUS...
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    A2 error, Hardrive Led not blinking or detecting my hard drives and GPU fan at maximum with no boot up

    Hello, My Pc specs: I7-7700k @4.5ghz Maximus IX Hero Corsair HyperX Vengeance 2x8gb DDR4 So guys, I've run into a problem where as I start my PC all the fans and everything works but there is no post beep to be heard and my GPU fan runs at Maximum for no reason as I haven't OC it or toched...
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    What is better motherboard?

    What is better motherboard asrock b360m pro4 or msi b360m mortar titanium? Or do you have better suggestion? CPU: Intel core i5 8400 RAM: Ballistix sport 8gb ddr4 2x4 Video card: asus geforce GTX1060 6gb dual
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    Help finding, Old shoot em up space shooter possibly from 90's to early 2000's.

    My mom had this game on her old laptop and since she downloaded it, I have no idea where it came from. It is a fixed shooter shoot em up game. Fixed as in, the spaceship you control in the game can move horizontally and vertically, but it doesn't turn around, the ship only faces north. The...