Forum discussion tagged with problems.
  1. YinJiang

    Question Screen flicker - not due to bad monitor

    I have a weird problem with my system - on EACH fresh boot up, within an hour, my monitor will start to flicker black. This problem can be resolved by turning off the monitor and turning it on again, or unplug the HDMI/DP cable and reconnect. Then the problem goes away until the next system boot...
  2. F

    Question Pc stuttering irregularly

    Hi guys in september 2022 i bought a new pc with these specs: I7 12700K 32GB RAM 3200mhz nvidia geforce 3070 1tb ssd nvme corsair rm750 psu and since day 1 i'm having a problem with the pc, it casually start stuttering for like milliseconds and sometimes all the usbs get unplugged, fps drop...
  3. RakkenTi

    How to stop windows randomly resizing upon mouse clicks

    Hi there, I have a fairly new and updated setup: x570 ASUS TUF, 5800x, 6900xt, Windows 11, But recently when I play games or do anything in windows the program i am focused in would randomly go through one of these problems when I click: - Game like valorant literally goes in between my two...
  4. Vitorcj

    Question Need help, PC failing to Start

    So just came home from work today and tried to start my PC. Right after pressing the power button, it started and about 1 second later it shut down again. It kept doing this process over and over unitil I had to plug it off. Im trying to figure out if the problem is my PSU or the MoBo, or...
  5. Chona220

    Question Ryzen 5 3600 temperature problem

    Hi, I have a Ryzen 5 3600 paired with an Asus B450-A and a Thermaltake 240 AIO and my temps have gone from 40-50 °C at idle and 70-80 °C while playing, to 70-80 °C idle and when I try to play games (the CPU usage is about 40%) it shoots up to 110 °C and turns off. I already updated the bios...
  6. InTakeYT1

    Question HDD shows up in BIOS but not in Windows ?

    I have my windows installed on my NVMe SSD and my HDD doesn't show up in Windows (disk management, device manager, etc) but does show in BIOS. To get my HDD to show in Windows I have to boot into BIOS and exit out and then my HDD shows in Windows (file explorer, etc). Normal boot up without...
  7. X

    Question High temps, low FPS and huge drops with RX 470 ?

    I've got myself a Sapphire RX 470 Platinum edition 4gb. It runs on very high temps even idle. Idle ranging from 45c to 50c and when in Fortnite for example it goes up to that normal and safe? I've cleaned the graphics card and repasted it. when i look at videos of the same specs as i...
  8. stressato

    Question No network caused by bad network drivers (?)

    Hi. I don't really know where to start, but I'll try to say everything I can, if I'm missing something don't hesitate to ask. So a friend built a new pc with a Ryzen 5 and a B550M DS3H. Everything went fine till Apex got started, here's when the network stopped working and rebooting the pc...
  9. X

    Question PC problems - randomly shutting down

    I’ve been gaming for years, I got a MB upgrade a while back and everything was fine. One day maybe like 3-4 months later during a gaming session my pc randomly shut down, I was confused so then I proceeded to press the power button and it turned back on with no hassle. The issue got worse and...
  10. S

    Question PC Not Working Correctly

    So here is a rundown of what is happening. I installed a brand new GPU EVGA 3070 TI FTW to my build. The old gpu was AMD Radeon 6600 and having different issues than my current. Every couple of days Ill turn on the pc and games will be at 15-20 fps and just locked. I will have no GPU stats on...
  11. Budgetdude101

    Question Problems with gpu

    Hello i‘m new here :) i have a bit of a problem i have two gpus one is a zotac gtx 780 3gb amp edition, and the other one is a msi twinforze r9 280 3gb The gtx card i dont know what the problem is so i tell you guys when i try to boot my pc up it shows the post screen and i can get into the...
  12. Rashkovskiy

    Question Why do i sound like a chipmunk?

    I just changed my motherboard (b450 tomahawk II to a b550 tomahawk) and changed my case for a corsair 4000d airflow. The sound I hear is perfect (from games, videos or friends), but all of a sudden, I sound like a chipmunk and have a lot of distortion whenever i speak. it doesn't come from my...
  13. Unique Turtle

    Question CPU resting at 70°c after cleaning fan

    Hi, I have a Ryzen 7 3700X running at 4.16Ghz (even though base speed is 4.20, i do not know if this is a problem or not), mounted to a NZXT Kraken M22 Cooler. I unscrewed the fan from the cooler and cleaned it out using cotton buds, then ran a wet wipe across the AIO part to clean it. I...
  14. M

    [SOLVED] Computer takes 30 mins to boot when D: drive is connected because of wrong GPU drivers

    Some time ago i sold my 1060 and got a 3070ti, while i was waiting for the new GPU i tried putting my old Radeon HD7850 to see if it would work. To minimize problems I installed the amd drivers on the D drive, to have an easy time to uninstall them. After the Amd died i just pulled it out and...
  15. T

    [SOLVED] M.2 Shows up in BIOS and Device Manager, but not Disk Manager

    I recently got a new SSD. It's a Silicone Power 1TB M.2 SSD. I already have a SATA SSD that's been installed since I built the PC. The M.2 shows up in BIOS and Device Manager, but not Disk Manager. I have tried uninstalling the Standard SATA AHCI Controller, moving around my SATA cables for the...
  16. G

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5600X memory issue

    Hey guyz, I'll try to make this as simple as could bee.. Bought a Gigabyte B550M-DS3H with Ryzen 5600X.. ram is Ballistix 4000Mhz CL18, they are now in slot DIMM1,3 At first i plugged them in DIMM0,2 which worked OK, POSTed, installed WIN but problems started when i started to play with memory...
  17. ThisIsNotaRepublic

    [SOLVED] Why is my motherboard integrated graphics not working.

    I am building an office PC for my motherinlaw. I did not see any reason she should need anything better than an integrated gpu so that is what I went with. Asrock B450M/ac Ryzen 3 3200g 8gb Crucial Ballistix DDR4-3200 480gb SSD 450w PSU I was unable to get a display screen using the integrated...
  18. Coredrakoz

    Question PC overheating on normal games

    Hello i hope you can help me, i bought my pc 3 years ago and since 1 month ago it overheat to 70° Celsius and going up , i changed the thermal paste and formatted the pc completly and it didnt worked. im thinking about the liquid refrigeration problems or cpu problems. When i start the pc it...
  19. B

    [SOLVED] Windows startup problems after login ?

    I'm brand new so I apologize if this isn't the right place for this. Ever since I installed my second monitor I've been having an issue starting Windows. The PC boots normally until after I login to my Windows, when I login and get to my desktop all my icons load up fine, but my task bar won't...
  20. K

    Question BSOD problem

    Hello, about two months ago, I started getting various BSOD and almost every time they were different. And they occur almost every day, sometimes even 2-3 times a day (like today). I've tried many fixes and various solutions like memtest86, chkdsk, sfc /scannow, including reinstalling windows...
  21. Jake Purdy

    [SOLVED] PC problems.

    System specs: CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 2600 GPU: GTX 1070 RAM: 16GB DDR4 Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M D23H PSU: Corsair CX650M...
  22. 1

    [SOLVED] Access Point Problems

    I'm working for a school as the IT guy, and they previously had their wifi set up about 8 years before I got here. All of the access points they have are starting to die, and they need to be replaced. I bought an access point from Ubiquiti (I'll post a link at the bottom) and I've gotten it set...
  23. T

    [SOLVED] Keep getting BSODs when playing games.

    I built my PC about a year ago. But in the past month, I've had an increasing amount of BSODs (1 or 2 at least, every play session), the most recent and repetitive one being PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA So I started to troubleshoot. I have reinstalled my display drivers using DDU, and I have run...
  24. YDJLuV

    [SOLVED] Installed indentical RAM and they don't work together

    I have an ASUS Vivo Mini VC64R and I installed 2x8gb Hynix DDR3L 1600hz... Etc etc .. they will work alone.. I have a 4gb modules that also works but it's a slower speed according to CPU-Z.. please help 😁
  25. M

    [SOLVED] Problems with my MOUSE !

    So today my mouse started disconnecting itself but the lights are still on (sometimes),it says USB windows driver malfuction or sth but when I plug it into an another PC it works and then I plug it back to mine and it works again for a while..I tried every port everything is still the same I did...
  26. P

    Question New Custom Computer Troubleshooting... Help!

    Hi there, I recently built my first gaming pc, and oh boy its having problems. Whenever I turn it on, it will start booting up, and make it to the lock screen. Then it will shut down immediately. The weird thing here is that about 95% of the times I turn it on, it will not make it past the...
  27. SurgeUps

    [SOLVED] GPU Fans Unresposive

    Im using this GPU. The rest of the system and the GPU works, but it's fans don't. I haven't booted it properly yet, so maybe it's because I don't have some driver or software for it installed? Everything else is where it should be connected on the motherboard.
  28. R

    Question Internet doesn't like my pc

    Hello! A little bit of background, I have one ethernet/internet (don't really know which to use) cable that comes to my room, bought a hub, and connected 2 laptops and pc. Laptops work fine, haven't had problems. The pc worked fine for a few days and stopped, it sends and receives something (I...
  29. A


    So i recently recieved my MSI GeForce RTX 3080 Ventus 3X OC and i'm getting crashing problems with it. So basically when im in game within the first few seconds of playing it crashes and i believe the problem is the factory overclock is too high, as the core clock speed boosts all the way up to...
  30. T

    Question Pc keeps restarting

    I posted This thread on Reddit and now on here hopefully someone can answer my question. Thank you very much.
  31. A

    Question amd gpu fps problem

    So about a week ago a built my first pc, and untill today ive noticed something strange when i first turn on my pc and go into a game(example,league of legends)fps seems to be fine around 300plus but when i go into the amd radeon software it shows it to be 55 with the marginal warning and i can...
  32. TheTacoMan12

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 2600 and XFX 5700 XT system issues

    I am having some trouble with my computer. I'll explain some of the issues. Issues: System will run fine and be stable then randomly freeze up and drop to nearly 0 fps. Looking at the graphs in task manager it seems the GPU is dropping down to nearly 0% usage and the CPU is jumping to nearly...
  33. H

    Question Can't turn on G-Sync, tried everything

    Hello, so I am trying to turn on G-Sync on my Asus ROG Zephyrus S GX502. When I open the NVIDIA control panel, it only shows 3D settings. THINGS I'VE TRIED: changing the preferred graphics processor, didn't help disabling the intel graphics in device manager, now it says "You are not currently...
  34. R

    Are there any downsides of having a Laptop connected to a monitor?

    for example: Input Lag, possible problems, are there any requirements, etc.. I bet you're asking yourselves: "Why the hell would I use a Laptop with a monitor? That would make zero sense." Well, I need a Laptop for school and I love gaming. My current PC I am running on isn't very good when it...
  35. hamishadams

    Question cpu speed changing when gpu is used

    My specs are amd fx-8350 gtx 1050ti 8gb ddr3 ram <Mod Edit> asrock mbo as you can see from my specs i dont have the fastest computer so i resort to overclocking both my cpu and gpu however even when i should be able to run games like valorant without problems however im faced with lag that...
  36. L

    [SOLVED] What's voltage ID?

    I tried to overclock my 3200G's igpu but it says voltage id. I can't add dots or a comma to make it 1.2V. Any help?
  37. H

    Question System booting but not posting, new issue?

    I've tried every guide I could find across this forum and across the internet but I haven't found one that works for me. My PC that I built with the help of a couple friends has been working great for me for several weeks, with no problems at all, but the other night it was on and when I woke up...
  38. Cubeeee

    [SOLVED] Ethernet connection problems - Please help!

    Hi everyone. I recently decided to get my new PC hooked up to ethernet. I plugged it into the port and it worked at first, but after I changed some settings, it refused to show up. It would not show Ethernet in the connectiond tab. For those of you wondering, this is the guide I followed for...
  39. S

    [SOLVED] Spontaneous Reboots

    Hello I'm hoping you will be able to help me narrow down the culprit for my issue, i've done what I can/know how to do to try and get a definitive answer as to which part of my PC is causing the problems. It's probably worth noting that I recently transferred my OS to my SSD, using Macrium...
  40. Postal_Toast

    Question PC stuttering in games but smooth when i use ps4 controller.

    I am playing on 2k 144Hz Gsync monitor 2nd monitor 60hz 1080p. Cpu and Gpu ms match. only stutters when i use mouse, but if i use Gamepad its smooth. i have tried almost everything to fix the problem. what could be causing this? CPU 8700k 3.70GHz Motherboard MSI A370 a Pro Memory CORSAIR...