Forum discussion tagged with problems.
  1. 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...
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    Question 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
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    [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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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 😁
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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.
  16. 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...
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    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...
  18. 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.
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    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...
  20. 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...
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    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...
  22. 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...
  23. 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...
  24. 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?
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    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...
  26. 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...
  27. 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...
  28. 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...
  29. eddie986

    [SOLVED] Code 12 in device manager after instaling a new component in my old pc.

    Hey, A few days ago I found my old PC which was an office one (IBM) and I decided to use it for music and stuff.It had it's stock hdd which had Windows XP on,I switched the HDD with a new one which had more storage and had Windows 7 on it(also because I couldnt use internet on xp,even after...
  30. AverageGamer24

    Question I am having problems with GTA V, please help!

    So I recently download GTA V from epic games store and I installed it's social club and R* game launcher and it installed it's VC Redist, but then after I launched the game it worked fine for the first 10 mins at the north yankton introduction mission, right after I completed it the game...
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    Question Games keep crashing HELP!

    I've tried and tried but for some reason my Steam games keep crashing. I have updated my drivers, checked, double-checked and triple checked that the connections going to my motherboard are secure. I have updated windows, updated my GPU drivers MULTIPLE times, re-installed Windows, checked the...
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    [SOLVED] Booting problem of slightly older pc, BOOT_DEVICE_LED solid red

    Hey guys! I build my pc some years ago and i have resently been necleting using it, but then i tried turning it on, and it beeped the nice sound i love and like when it booted. But then a black screen apeared and said No drive were found and booted to bios, where i could navigate in about 5...
  33. yolaspinto

    Question RX 5700 XT constant micro stuttering and frame drops

    Hi everyone, 4 days ago i build a pc with a friend, but since the first moment I´ve been experiencing problems. I think I´ve tried everything but nothings seems to work, I´ve read lots of post, whatched lots of videos but I can´t find any solution. This is my fisrt PC, so I am not great at...
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    Question 3900X MSI X570 ACE Serious issues, about to scream

    So I recently built this pc, everything seems to be great with it, other then one day it just decided to shut off randomly (no OC) well I ignored it, then it started happening more frequently. Now it's to the point the PC will not go passed BIOS unless I underclock like crazy (3.2GHZ) with the...
  35. AtlasCorp

    [SOLVED] I need help in troubleshooting regarding my PSU and CPU

    I bought a new GPU 2 days ago, i went after it and asked a few people as well to avoid any problems. My old pc build: -asus h110m-a motherboard -8gb ddr4 2133hz ram -core i5 6500 3.2 ghz -gtx 950 2gb -deepcool de430 (300w) (peak power 430) psu -120gb ssd -1tb hdd I upgraded my gpu to a gtx 1660...
  36. Turmonator

    Question Gigabyte x570 gamingx and ram problems

    Hello, just built a new system but I just can't get the ram to run above 2133mhz, I've tried xmp I've tried manual overclocking but they just won't go above 2133mhz. I've updated the bios to the latest version and then resetted the cmos. The ram I'm running: TridentZ Neo 3600mhz /...
  37. R

    Question Monitor goes black and says no signal then will either come back/reset to BIOS/force me to power off

    Hey guys, I've had this problem off and on for probably a couple years now. I will be playing a game and the screen goes black and says no signal but can still hear game and then it will either: 1.Come back and I have to force close the game using task manager 2.Will reset my computer...
  38. D

    Question Can't Play Games Online

    So i just finished building my first PC and installed Win 10 via USB Stick. I can surf the web and Play Games offline(AoE2, Payday2, Rainbow6, Overwatch) but i can't connect to any Servers.. It is not Just with Steam Games but also Uplay (Rainbow). I have tried uninstalling Avast and turning of...
  39. K

    Question Benq MH740 Problems

    Hi, I'm not sure if this is the right sub forum, but i have a benQ MH740 projector with a problem. When i first power it on, it will display the input that it gets from the PC but after about 3-5 minutes, it seems to overheat but the fans work normally. All the lights Power, Lamp and Temp go...
  40. K

    [SOLVED] Msi gaming plus max b450 does not run ryzen 5 2600

    My brother just recently finished his Ryzen build with the specs as follows Motherboard : MSI gaming plus max b450 Graphics Card : MSI GTX 1660ti 6gb CPU : Ryzen 5 2600 Ram : 2x 8GB Corsair Vengeance LPX @ 3200mhz Power Supply : Corsair 430 watts SSD : Samsung 250GB The Computer will...