psu failure

Forum discussion tagged with psu failure.
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    Question HELP! Screen Turns Black and PC Restarts Randomly

    Hi everyone, I am having issues with my first custom-built PC I bought a month ago. I am fairly new to desktops so bear with me, please. First, I'll describe the issue as best as I can. This has happened a handful of times; enough to bother me. The first few times, I was clicking between...
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    Question Fluctuating wifi signal right next to router.

    Preamble: So Ive had this PC for a while, I didn't build it, it was given to me as a birthday present from my dad. It was a store bought (walmart Im guessing) PC called an HP Omen. It's got a GTX 1070 GPU with 16GB Ram and an i7 IRRC. Its worked flawlessly for about 3 years, with minor problems...
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    Question pc freezes randomly NO BSOD

    Hello guys i need your expertise My pc freezes randomly. Sometimes even at bios load, after 30 minutes or three days. No bsod or minidump file after crashing. Keyboard, mouse and sound stop at the same time. No any beep sound from any component. All temps are fine when crashing,gpu and cpu...
  4. valiantsmash

    [SOLVED] PSU popped/failed after power button pressed

    Hi all, So this question has been asked previously in another context but I cannot seem to find the answers to my queries. I have recently upgraded my PC with a new SSD and 4x 8GB DDR3 Ripjaws. Before I purchased these I took into consideration my wattage load and proceeded to purchase...
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    Question What do I do after an EVGA power supply failure

    I recently moved my EVGA 450BT from my main computer to an old pavilion so I could install Arch and make a Minecraft server. Everything was running fine, I got Arch installed, and everything was up and running. I shut down the computer overnight. The next day when I hit the power button, nothing...
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    Question Is the PSU dying

    HI! So for the last few days i have been having problems with my PC not starting properly. The fans spin but the PC doesn't start, and i have to shut it down and turn it on again. Also today i tried to play R6S with friends and my Pc suddenly crashed. First i thought it overheated, but as i had...
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    Question Build won't POST, how to verify it's the CPU

    I have two homebuilt computers that we use in my lab that stopped working. First they occasionally blue-screened, but then got to where they wouldn’t even POST. This happened about a year apart at the same station. I later learned that there was a faulty UPS there backing up the PC power...
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    [SOLVED] Could my power supply be causing server restarts?

    My server has been periodically restarting for a while now and always 20 mins after the hour. I initially suspected a memory leak due to some strange behaviors but I'm not sure that's the case anymore. System specs: Windows server 2016 essentials Intel Xeon 1230 V5 Windows server essentials...
  9. ShakMR

    Question Computer problems when recognising RAM/Disks

    Hello everyone, My computer has had this problem several times in the past and now I'm really annoyed by it. Last one happened on Monday (April 22th). The computer didn't want to start (not even a flash or fan trying to move) I though the PSU might be faulty to I unplugged everything and...
  10. OneApples

    [SOLVED] Idle core-clock fluctuation too high? [Diagram]

    Hello everyone reading this, 1080ti now, I know that the GPU clocks up to help with 3D rendering, even when browsing the web or Windows, but my GPU always clocks up to 99% for some seconds. I'm scared that this might lead to my PSU giving up or resistors popping, is there any way to limit the...
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    G3258 using way too much power, cant get past 4.4ghz

    Hello all, I have a G3258 (like a lot of people sorry if your getting sick of these questions) I cant seem to get past 4.4ghz even at 1.4v . Im using the MSI Z97 PC mate and ive seen people hit stuff like 4.7 at 1.4v. I got to the windows loading screen on 4.5 but then it froze and I reset my PC...