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  1. packersfan036

    Question question about my new asus strix scar 2 laptop power mode

    my new asus strix scar 2 gaming laptop keeps switching to high performance mode even after I switch it to balanced. please help. seems to happen when I restart the laptop.
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    Question Prime95 Worker 4 stopped i5 6600k

    I have an i5 6600k that I'm trying to get to 4.8Ghz but core 4 seems to always have a hard time keeping up with the other cores. I've tried increasing the vcore to ridiculous numbers just see if it would work and it would either bsod or worker 4 would just stop again in Prime95. Right now I'm...
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    Question Vga driver

    Hi all My pc has a asus p8h61 mle usb 3 motherboard with a core i5 sandybridge cpu. 6GB ram ddr3. My pc ran win 10 pro 64bit without an issue but last week the gpu said goodbye, went back to the onboard vga adapter. all worked fine for a week then I got a video tdr error. Ended up formatting pc...
  4. Johsbr

    Question Keyboard not working but trackpad (MacBook Pro 2018)

    So my Classmates "new" macbook pro's keyboard isn't working. The only thing that works is the mousepad but she can't login We have tried resetting the SMC and the NVRAM but nothing seems to work. Any help?
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    [SOLVED] I cant seem to find a port for my gpu to get power

    I bought a Zotac 1070 mini today and got it placed into my PC however then it showed me a Male 8 pin connector into 2 Male 6 pin connectors but I cant find a port for them, need help
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    Question Nvidia 980 Ti doesn't display at all

    Hello there I have nvidia 980 ti for some years now and it was working perfectly all this time with the same set up. Due to moving location ( Nothing got damaged in the process ) i had to unplug some components and re plug them. First time the card was getting recognized by the PC, a few...
  7. R

    Best silent case?

    Hello! I'm looking for new PC Case to my old/new build (currently on i7 3930k, gtx 980 etc. - will replace it in this/next year). The one I'm using is Zalman Z9 Plus (yeah, I know it could not be worse) so every case should be better. I found 4 cases and I cannot decide which one to get: - Be...
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    AMD Ryzen 3 1300X Overclocks but speed is limited to 1.36GHz while OC to 3.90Hz

    IDK what it could be, MB is MSI B350M PRO VDH.
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    [SOLVED] Dual Channel or Quad for PC gaming?

    I plan to get ASUS ROG STRIX GAMING Z390 motherboard, I wanted a z370 but decided 390. And I would like to know if Dual Channel is the smartest way to go with or quad channel? I was told Dual Channel is best because it's best to stick with what the specifications say. I plan to get Corsair...
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    Should I upgrade to a GTX 1060 6GB?

    I have a GTX 1050 2GB(junk), i5 - 7400, 8GB RAM, 450W PSU. I wanna run AAA games on about High preset, around 60 FPS, and I want it to last for about 2 years from now. It's my best choice because of my current specifications, and I'm ok with compromising on the graphics a bit. Should I upgrade...
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    Pc won’t show on moniter using both display outputs

    I have a rog strip b450 f gaming mother board and everything is running but my monitor says there is no signal from the pc. I have tried the display port and hdmi but both won’t work.
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    [SOLVED] Computer starts fast, slows down, then crashes

    I had never had a problem with my computer, I went to college and didn't take it with me. I came back home about 5-6 months later and used my PC again with no problems at all and decided I want to take it back! So I did and made sure it was nice and cushioned for the drive back. Upon arriving...
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    Permissions Issue with D-Drive

    I'm new to asking the community for help but this issue really has had me stumped for a few days now.. I've granted administrative permissions to my boot drive and have control of it and am an admin on my account i'm using to troubleshoot. When I try to install anything onto my 1TB HDD (D-Drive)...
  14. arnuld

    [SOLVED] Which 500GB SSD for Ryzen 5 (INDIA)

    I need to a 500GB SSD for I am building up a new PC, will install Linux on it. Check out full specs at PCPartPicker. I want to do lot of browsing and searching, programming, JupyterLab, Data Science and watch Blu-Ray movies and 1080p videos on YouTube. I have selected WD (WDS500G2B0B) 500GB...
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    5 efi partitions and 4 recovery oem partitions

    Hello. I tried to dual boot windows and installation failed couple times. So i have now 5 efi partitions and 4 recovery oem partitions. I would like to join them back again with os partition. Is it possible?
  16. sabot00

    Custom 6 year old PC stopped turning on

    Hi guys, My trusty gaming build of 6 years has stopped turning on. This has happened in the past but repeated restarting the computer (and pressing the CLR CMOS switch) solved it in the past. Specs: 3570K ASRock Z77E-ITX 2x8GB G.Skill DDR3 memory 1 TB HDD 1 256GB SSD Sapphire RX 480 Cosair...
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    Motherboard boot problems

    Hello. I have an Asus ROG Strix z370 H mobo. however, when I tried to boot for the first time ( and many attempts after that) I got no response. When I did try to boot, the only sign of life was from one single led on the mobo indicating that the power was being received. There should be other...
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    Bad cpu good graphics card

    I have a bad computer i was thinking of upgrading my graphics card from gt 770 to gtx 1070 ti and 8 gb of ddr4 ram coz some good 60% of deals are currently on in my country but my cpu is pure trash its dual core 2.4 ghz so im wondering how much of a difficulty will that pose for modern games on...
  19. J

    CPU and RAM Issue

    Hi. First of all sorry for bad English. Last day i changed my cooler to Liquid Cooler and then my CPU started to not recognizing one of RAM slot (DIMM1) in EVERY motherboard. I tried every single part in another system, (including motherboard) every part works fine. Note: Ive checked mobo...
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    [SOLVED] Laptop to monitor

    I have a IdeaPad 320 laptop and I play fps games, I was planning to buy a 144hz monitor to increase fps as I only get 60 fps now. Is it possible? There is only HDMI and C type port. What can I do? I have an AMD RAEDON 530. 1TB HDD + 128 GB SSD. 6 GB ram and 4 GB VGA
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    My pc turns off when i play games

    Hello, i bought new pc (cpu, gpu psu...) and i have a problem. I played games and 2 days later my pc was turning of when i was playing games... I think its beacuse of psu, my psu is from my pc case (i bought pc case with psu inside) my case is Rhino Rx456 (link...
  22. D

    Got a new RAM, PC doesn't boot with 2 Ram

    So i have a Kingston hyperx fury 8gb 1866mhz, and i got another one (same model and everything) each one work with no problem, but when i try to put both together the PC doesn't boot!! so how to fix this? updated BIOS but still same problem i have Asus h81-gamer motherboard note: when...
  23. J

    Any help appreciated

    So I am having a problem with my PC and I am having a hard time pinpointing the problem. Basically my computer has been running sluggish lately , kinda laggy but some days it is completely fine no fps drops or anything. But here lately I will be doing anything sitting idle or playing game, or...
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    Will the RAM work? Will I be able to mix it?

    Hi. I have a HP Compaq 6005 Pro SFF and I just bought this RAM: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Patriot-Signature-PC3-12800-1600MHz-PSD34G160081/dp/B00AASUPHK?tag=georiot-trd-21&ascsubtag=tomshardwareuk-3044941229517003259-20 Would it work with my PC? Is it compatible? I'm scared because I heard people...
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    Do I need BIOS update

    I was browsing to buy a new GPU, I came across couple reviewers that got my attention, I am trying to buy EVGA 1080 ftw but the question is, no I need to update my BIOS in order run it with out any problems. MB: Gigabyte Technology Co. Ltd. Z97P-D3
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    best budget micro atx motherboard for amd fx8350 cpu

    can anyone recommend a budget micro atx motherboard for the amd fx8350 cpu? i have the ASUS M5A78L-M/USB3 but have common overheating issues with the mosfetts with this board causing cpu throttling. Does anyone know of any micro atx motherboards with good reviews that will not have the...
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    are these components compatible

    guys are this components compatible guys im planing to build a pc i wanted to know if these components are compatible Newegg link here https://secure.newegg.com/Wishlist/PublicWishlistDetail?ID=5892176&&cm_mmc=snc-email-_-sr-_-wishlist-5892176-_-09/14/2018 (Please dont mind the headphones)
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    windows 10 detect only 16gb from 24gb ram

    i have 6 x 4GB ddr3 ram and my windows 10 detect only 16gb i have msi x58 pro motherboard with i7 920 https://imgur.com/0gAYEOe
  29. assassinnickk

    Time to upgrade from the FX series or wait out another year or 2?

    In 2016 I made this build, was working at a budget at the time and tried to keep it pretty low: (FX-6350, GTX 750-Ti, 8gb DDR3-1600) https://pcpartpicker.com/list/FntBzY But in comparison to my friends build, which is the same thing w/ an i5-2400, his computer runs significantly better for...
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    Most Gaming Impactful Upgrade choice: GTX970 to GTX1080 --or-- FX-8350 to Ryzen 7 ?

    Hi all, I know these are often asked questions, and there are dozens of considerations to take into account, but I still think a 'general' answer is hopefully possible. I'm not new to upgrading PC's, been doing so since 4.7mhz 8088's (soldered crystals on my motherboard to jump to 8mhz!) but...
  31. T

    Need Help Please with graphics cards

    Hi can somebody please help me with two graphics cards i own a Zotac GTX 970 4gb and also a Gigabyte Geforce GTX 960 G1 Gaming card. i cant find any help on which one is the best to use for gaming i played a few a the GTX 960 seems to get higher FPS but really unsure would love some help...
  32. wolfblitzer101

    Need assistance with Hp slimline build.

    I recently got a Hp slimline 260-p009. https://support.hp.com/us-en/product/HP-Slimline-260-p000-Desktop-PC-series/10734583/document/c05140585/ I'm wondering if there are any restrictions with the hamar MB? I was gonna put it in a micro atx case with a 300w or 400w psu and a 1050ti. Any...
  33. Rei Hino

    Asus VG278HE DisplayPort to DVI 144 mhz?

    Anyone have the Asus VG278HE Monitor that found a working DisplayPort to Dual Link DVI-D Active Adapter that actually works to get the Monitor up to 144 mhz and is not $100 dollars? I see a few of them on newegg but someone who has there hands on one and can see it works as opposed to me...
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    A good 1440p 144hz?

    Been using this benq xl2411z144hz 1080p tn panel for two years. Little did I know this monitor isn't gsync or freesync. I thought about going ultra wide but fear losing 144hz. Plus I heard UW only get 60 fps max. All I know is I definitely want a larger monitor. Once calibrated tn panel doesn't...
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    nero 6 software

    [Moderator note: moved post to Apps General Discussion.] can i install nero 6 on windows 7
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    "Upgrading" 11 Year Old PC

    Hi, I used to know what I was doing but have no idea about current PC hardware. I have a 2007 vintage PC and want to build a 2018 gaming PC. I know the CPU, memory, graphics card, etc. are history but can the CPU and case be used with modern motherboards. Here's the old machine: Intel Core 2...
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    I have the Lenovo ideapad 110 and the LOCATION of the shift key is in the incorrect place. It is one key to the right, so whe

    I have the Lenovo ideapad 110 and the LOCATION of the shift key in the keyboard is in the incorrect place. It is one key to the right, so when you use your right pinkie finger as a typist using all 10 fingers, you now press the PAGE UP key. Is there any way of changing this other than using a...
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    Google, Facebook Accused of Using UI ‘Dark Patterns’ to Get Users’ Data

    A Norwegian Consumer Council report, called "Deceived By Design," accuses Google and Facebook of using interface "dark patterns" to nudge users into giving away their data. Google, Facebook Accused of Using UI ‘Dark Patterns’ to Get Users’ Data : Read more
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    hp folio 9470m msata issue

    what type of msata ssd can i put in a hp folio9470m i wan to know specs hp folio 9470m 8 gb ram 2x 4gb ram sticks 128 gb ssd sata with one free msata slot
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    Windows 10 Crashes?

    So im not sure what is causing these crashes either afk or doing something it crashes. not sure if it was a driver ,software, or update but it needs to stop. i dont get any bsods just crashes but it never did before. dont think its my ram they're pretty new