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  1. fritzy123

    Question New Computer Build Help Please

    I built a new computer with a Ryzen 5 2400G and an ASROCK B450M Steel Legend. The computer won't post unless there is only 1 stick of RAM and it has to be in the 4th slot. Both sticks work in the 4th slot so I'm assuming the problem isn't the RAM. I just RMA'd the motherboard as I just assumed...
  2. P

    [SOLVED] PC not booting/passing POST startup

    Hey so, after rummaging through forum posts on this website with the same issue as me, I have had to result to posting as I am unable to boot my PC. And after forking out nearly £140 these past three days I really need a resolution. TO start, the specs: Mobo - ASUS PRIME A320M-K - new CPU - AMD...
  3. R

    [SOLVED] PC connectivity problems in Mac household...

    PLEASE HELP!! I’m not tech-savvy so apologies if I’m using terminology incorrectly. We are a family of Mac users, but we bought a PC (CyberPowerPC - Gamer Ultra Desktop - AMD FX-Series - 8GB Memory - 1TB Hard Drive) in April 2018 for one kid. Our ISP is Xfinity (400 Mbps download), we...
  4. A

    Question Recently installed Win10 on a new SSD and am experiencing problems I've never had before

    Hello to everyone, Recently I got SSD 860 EVO 2.5" SATA III 500GB and I wanted to do a clean Win10 installation on it. I plugged it in the SATA slot next to my HDD slot, plugged the bootable USB flash drive, entered the installation, formatted my C partition on HDD to get rid of the old...
  5. godamuss

    Question What happened to my HDMI audio ?

    i was streaming some fallout 76 and the game ALT+tabbed. maybe i hit windows key, maybe its that weird registry bug that you have to go into the registry and change to stop it from alt+tabbing in the middle of your match. idk. it doesnt matter. My HDMI audio output is gone now. It shows that it...
  6. C

    Question Gigabyte gtx 1080 aorus xtreme gaming 8gb problem

    My gtx 1080 aorus xtreme gaming 8gb not showing image on my monitor samsung 24' fs350 (not displaying any bios image or windows) black screen whole time I tried on another monitor and it worked perfectly. My pc Motherboard: gigabyte z170x gaming 3 Cpu: i5 7400 3.0 ghz Memory : hyperx fury 8gb...
  7. Terriikk

    Question Attempting to upgrade an old Alienware (Please Help)

    Hey friends, I am having some trouble and seeking help. I recently upgraded my main system and so gave my old stuff to a relative. It's a Core i7 7700k, 32 gigs of RAM, and a ASUS ROG Maximus VIII Ranger, in the case of an Alienware D0X1. I noticed that the power supply was non interchangeable...
  8. Mark420

    Question Black screen after a few minutes of playing demanding games

    Hello everyone, soo like one week ago I started getting black screens with the sound continuing, (so as i found out it should be a gpu problem). As an example I can run Overwatch on 200 fps in 2k and low settings. But Apex legends crashes after like 10 minutes. I got a R9 390 series. When the...
  9. G

    Question Drive not detected.

    I recently downgraded my Windows 10 to Windows 10 1703, due to the fact that I recently added a WiFi card because the Ethernet wall adapted I had broke down and I didn't want a cable to stretch across my desk. It was also like $130. So I got a Asus PCE-AC56 WiFi Card. It wasn't working until I...
  10. F

    Question Insufficient memory with Rust

    So I got fx 6300 gtx 960 and 8br ram ddr3 1866 mhz, when I'm in Rust the game consumes all my 8 gb, is there a solution for this? I know that people with 8 gb too, and they do not have this problem, any help please, I can not update rn to 16 gb!
  11. icedog

    Optimum setup for gamer pc

    Hi there, I was wondering if anyone could spare a moment to take a look at these components. Do these pc gaming components fit well together? CPU: amd ryzen 2600 GPU: XFX Radeon RX 580 GTS - XXX Edition Radeon RX 580 - 8 GB GDDR5 SSD: Kingston SSDNow A400 Solid state drive - 480 GB RAM...
  12. D

    I5-8400, GTX 1070 good for PUBG?

    hi! I am going to buy my new gaming pc for mainly playing PUBG. Could you guys look up my parts list and comment please? Thank you in advance! https://pcpartpicker.com/user/dolmi/saved/qhXdXL
  13. G

    building my first gaming PC

    Hello everyone, I am currently looking into various parts to pick for my new PC and I don't know if anyone has better ideas or perhaps better parts to pick. This is what I have got as of right now: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/2Y3DQZ I currently play on 1080p with a 144hz monitor. Just need to...
  14. QwerkyPengwen

    Other programs like SketchUp Make 2017? For DIY projects.

    I need to know what kind of programs I see people use in YouTube videos from time to time when they do a DIY project that has them creating the general layout and design of something with precise measurements to see what fits where and how. I plan to start doing some more complex DIY building of...
  15. MountainDrew329

    Motherboard and connected components stay on after shutdown!

    These are my system specs: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/fVXzZR So as you can see I have the Asus TUF B360M Plus Gaming motherboard. When I press the shutdown option in windows, the screen goes to the shut down animation and turns black, but my motherboard led stays on, rgb ram stay lit up...
  16. S

    PC is using 16% or more ram on startup. Win 10 64bit pro

    So for the last three weeks I've had this annoying issue. Were upon PC start and even after power cycles. My PC is using more ram than usual. I have 16gb of ddr3 2400mhz ram and another 16gb set of ddr3 1866mhz ram (and memtest says the ram is good.) and it does it for both. Before this issue my...
  17. L

    EVGA Supernova 550W G3 vs Seasonic 550w Focus Gold

    I was wondering which one is better at the $70 price range the EVGA Supernova G3 or Seasonic Focus 550W (not plus) or if there are better PSUS at this price range please suggest them.
  18. M

    GHZ vs. Thread Count

    I'm looking at two CPUs and right now I'm thinking of either the 85 8600k (overclocked) or i7 8700. I'm mostly doing gaming and I may be doing some editing in the future. Which is more important, higher GHZ in the i5 or higher threads in the i7? Also can someone explain what threads are...
  19. M

    Graphics card choose

    Wich one is good msi 1070 ti or msi 1080
  20. F

    things to do for new build?

    so i got a amd ryzen rig. this are my specs https://pcpartpicker.com/list/9VyzfH what are things i need to download?
  21. A

    Slightly better replacement for ATI HD5770

    Hello everyone, I have this pc for almost 10 years, and it ran with an ATI HD 5770 MSI variant since. Recently that graphic card stopped working and I started to look for a replacement, and that's where I would appreciate some help. I intend to just replace the graphics card in order to keep...
  22. K

    AMD R9 390 - One Fan has trouble spinning leading to overheating card

    Hello all! So I just bought a used AMD R9 390 off of Craigslist - the guy said it was just used for Overwatch, but who really knows. The fans seemed to be in good working order when I purchased it, except I did notice that the secondary fan showed a little bit of resistance when trying to...
  23. cokolele

    SDD / OS randomly freezes for a minute. Can't find a way to debug it.

    Hello After I installed new SSD and new HDD I keep getting freezes. They last about 20-30 seconds. I have one more connect HDD, old one which I used before. While pc is frozen I can still use loaded software. It seems like a SSD issue because after pc is unfrozen I can hear click sound from...
  24. whiteknights

    will a 450w PSU be enough for my Sapphire 7870XT?

    my pc specs: CPU: intel i5-3470 motherboard: Gigabyte H61M-s2p RAM: 8GB GPU: Sapphire HD 7870XT 2GB HDD: WD blue 1TB my current PSU is thermaltake 500w.. model TT- 500 NL2NL it says that its 450w and peaks at 500w.. I'm using it since 4 years till now.. but it started to make constant noisy...
  25. S

    Please help: blank screen after long hibernation

    Hey all, I am having a problem with my HP envy laptop (Windows 8.1 OS), whenever I hibernate my laptop for a long time (7-8hrs) and I try to start up again, the screen is stuck on a blank screen. The laptop starts up BUT the screen display remains blank, I would have to completely turn off the...
  26. M

    PC for a friend

    My friend wants to build a PC. He doesn't know anything about building one so I've picked these parts out for him he's buying a 144hz monitor and his dad is getting him the PC itself. He says that he wants an i7 but all he's doing is mostly gaming and Photoshop...
  27. A

    Hyper 212 evo need urgent help

    So my hyper 212 evo the x mounting bracket connects to all the mounts until I put the cooler master down and put the x bracket in and then the screws will align but won't reach far enough to hit the mounting screws and if I get one side down I can't get the opposite side down
  28. R

    Hard Drive Problems

    Hello guys. So my problem is this, I have a hard drive that is in two partitions, WD Blue 500GB (2008) -SATA II- i think this is it. So i ran defraggler to benchmark all drives and drive c: which is the one with the OS has speeds of 1.33 mb/s and the drive D: has speeds of 53.47 mb/s.(EDIT:Read...
  29. Rayler

    Will i get bottleneck if i paired i5 660 with gtx 1050 ti ?

    Will i get bottleneck if i paired i5 660 with gtx 1050 ti ? Full specs : Cpu: intel i5 660 3.33 GHz ( 2 cores - 4 threads - 3.6 GHz turbo boost ) Ram: 4 GB DDR3
  30. A

    Toshiba p300 3tb internal HDD not recognized anywhere!

    Hi, Recently is decided to upgrade my storage space and bought the Toshiba P300 3tb internal HDD. I plugged it in and it wasn't recognized in either the BIOS nor Device Management. I checked if it was working (powered) and it was. I tried different kabels (working ones from other HDD's), I...
  31. M

    Bad Fps On CSGO

    So I have a i5 4690k and a gtx 1060, and my fps is fine when im not in gunfights, but as soon as bullets and lots of smokes/molotovs my fps drops below 144, which dosent seem bad but i have a 144hz monitor and it really messes my aim up. Does anybody know how to fix this?
  32. M

    Memory Questions ?

    https://pcpartpicker.com/list/JVWzLD My motherboard is compatible for DDR4 2133 and 2400. Which one should RAM should I get then? Thank you for your help!
  33. Jawd000

    Asrock z170 k6+ not working properly

    I've tried reset cmos and rams. the problem is that nothing shows up on the display and all the fans are not running only for a secon when I turn it off. The problem started when I tried to flash bios. Any solution? I just bought the motherboard yesterday and it was working fine yesterday.
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    can GTX 1060 3gb work on ASRock N686C-GS FX ?

    i brought GTX 1060 3Gb Zotac mini, i tried to connect it to ASRock N686C-GS FX but it wont detect as a new hardware, what can be the problem? 1) i have updated BIOS 2) i have 500 watt supply 3) i have connected Graphics card to PCI E and graphics card fan is working with normal speed 4) i have...
  35. R

    CPU and Motherboard compatibility

    I recently had some issues regarding my CPU's compatibility with my motherboard and I was planning on getting a different CPU. Initially I had a Intel Core i3-7100 7th Gen Core Desktop Processor 3M Cache,3.90 GHz paired up with a GIGABYTE GA-H110M-A LGA1151 Intel H110 Micro ATX DDR4 Motherboard...
  36. C

    Is this legal? No game code?

    I bought a Gtx 1060 with the intention of receiving Ghost Recon Wildlands or For Honour with it due to a promotion that was taking place. After 3 weeks of waiting and multiple chats with Amazon support, apparently I can't get my code due to a "technical error". <removed> my life. Me: Didn't...
  37. M

    CPU or GPU

    I am looking to upgrade one or the other and was wondering which one would help me the most with gaming and overall performance. CPU: i5-6400 @ 2.70ghz GPU: GTX 960 2gb
  38. L

    should I upgrade to gtx 1080 + i7 6700 for 200 dollars??

    i have i5 6600k and gtx 1070 i scored a deal to pay 200 dollars and get gtx 1080 strix and i7 6700, so is it worth it? will be getting ultrawide monitor
  39. H

    PC Subwoofers! Options $'d already.

    Hi astronauts, I've purchased myself a set of KEF X300A for my PC sound. I've convinced myself the subwoofer I just bought will be workable one way or other with the satellites which are amazing as they have a reputation for. The Cerwin Vega PC subwoofer model XD8s. I've read and read the...
  40. L

    ASUS H110M-A/M.2 BIOS CPU turbo enabling

    I have a build with motherboard ASUS H110M-A/M.2 (no overclocking) The computer runs flawlessly and passes every diagnostic as long as the BIOS setting for CPU turbo is disabled. Enabled I receive all sorts of random stop errors before Win10 can even get booted up.. BIOS default settings makes...