Quad Core

Forum discussion tagged with Quad Core.
  1. Alpha Radke

    Discussion R6: Dual core issue on a quad core

    I just upgraded to a quad core I5 no HT CPU just to play R6 since they cut support on dual core with no HT but I still get freeze and crash to desktop right on round start when map/characters are loaded. I started big topics on ubisoft forums and steam forums and had this everywhere on media...
  2. InfinitNinja

    Question 2 cores showing in the boot box, I have a quad core help..

    Sup, so I bought a i2 quad core Q8400 used and at first in my other pc 1 core was working. I know how to do the msconfig/Advance/Boot drop box it shows 2 only. I've even check for the mother board compatibility and it's a compatible processor. I've also updated my bios. I checked for any...
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    Question Help me pick a motherboard please!

    What kind of motherboard do i need to pick? my specs are: CPU I5-4690 RAM 8,00GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 666MHz (9-9-9-24) Motherboard ? Graphics HP P201 (1600x900@60Hz) 4096MB ATI Radeon RX 570 Series (ASUStek Computer Inc)
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    Question Installing front intake fans

    My front PC does not have any fans and can fit 3x 120mm or 2x 140mm, don't think it can fight 140mm three times. Anyways I am looking to purchase the Arctic P12 PWM PST fan set. https://www.arctic.ac/uk_en/p12-pwm-pst.html With the fans being able to connect to one another, I am hoping to...
  5. J

    Question Ethernet connection not working on PC startup

    Almost every time I turn on my PC my ethernet connection does not allow me to actually use the internet, I have tried re installing my ethernet driver multiple times, using a different port on my router, but the only thing that makes it work is if I unplug the ethernet cable from the pc for...
  6. W

    [SOLVED] How to fix/boot into second HD's Windows 10.

    I have 1 SSD and 1 HDD. First installed W10 on the SSD, later installed it again on the HDD. At boot, I was able to choose which W10 (SSD or HDD) I wanted to boot into, perfect! Yesterday I upgraded my SSD to a new one, and well, now it boots straight into W10 from this new install, no option...
  7. Mass Games

    Question V-sync refuses to turn off

    In the Nvidia control panel, when I turn off V-sync and apply settings it refreshes and it is enabled again. Any idea what could be forcing V-sync on?
  8. M

    Question Graphics card frying PCI E slots?

    So I got an older HP Z210 workstation tower from the property disposition and it has a xeon 3.30 or 3.40ghz processor (not sure) 8gigs of ram and a nvidia quadro 600. well I got it home and realized I dont have a monitor with DVI so I bought a DVI to HDMI adapter online and tried to use it. I...
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    Question Is MSI b350 Tomahawk compatible with Ryzen 2nd Gen?

    Ok so I’m thinking on picking up a new CPU for my PC as I recently upgraded to a 2060. My current board is an MSI B350 Tomahawk which I bought back in the beginning of December. I was wondering if the Ryzen 2600 or 2600X would be compatible with the board straight out of the box or would I have...
  10. D

    Question Motherboard + CPU for old hardware (PCI passthrough)?

    Hi, I would like to know if there exists a reliable mobo/CPU combo that supports some VT (AMD or Intel) that has at least 2 legacy PCI ports. I need to bring some ancient PCI hardware back to life using PCI passthrough in VirtualBox or VMWare that has no drivers for newer OS'es (W2K being the...
  11. Louwaay

    Question HEVC videos are unwatchable

    Hi all thanks for any ideas in advance, I have the iPhone XS and im wanting to start moving out of just photos and playing with video, so naturally I want to use the best quality 4K 60fps, but when I import it to my PC its fuzzy, it lags it tares just looks bad. I think its to do with high...
  12. M

    [SOLVED] Need Help With Build

    I would like a gaming PC that could play games like, Fortnite, Rust, Rainbow 6 Siege, CS:GO, etc. I would like this build to include; Keyboard, Mouse, Monitor (75Hz+), and Headset (Maybe). My budget is $1,100. This is my start https://pcpartpicker.com/user/Mshuto1/saved/DHQFt6
  13. JGon561

    Build Complete Need advice on proper fan placement. Should I change my setup? Take a look.

    The red arrows represent exhaust direction and blue represent cool air intake direction. Should I place the heatsink fan on the other side of the fins? Are the heatink fan and intake fan fighting for air? This is my first full build, just need some advice, thanks.
  14. A

    Question What hardware do I need for a lan party

    I'm planning on having a gaming LAN party in a few months at my house with about 10-15 people. What hardware will I need to buy
  15. S

    Question Laptop issues

    I have a Lenovo laptop and I have no idea how this happened but it somehow switched from Windows 10 to 8.1 What happened was while it was still windows 10 it kept trying to update, I kept putting it off, then it shut itself off and when it came back on it kept repeating the message "your PC did...
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    Question Best 120mm AIO?

    I want to buy an AIO liquid cooler, i am stuck between the NZXT Kraken M22 and the EVGA CLC 120 RGB. They are both the same price so that doesnt matter but which is the better option?
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    Question The bottleneck to end all bottlenecks.

    Hey all, I've had an old system for some time (GTX 950, i5 2400, etc), but was recently given a second hand GTX 2060 from a mate who just did a complete overhaul. He has a lot more money than I, and as such, I cannot afford to upgrade the CPU/MTB at the moment. I'm just wondering, if I was...
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    I used driver booster and i dont know what it did but when it was done my sound is really distorted and just bad all around i tryed to rollback my realtek sound driver and that didnt work i dont know what it changed
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    Question RAM Idle usage very high!

    Hi everyone I recently checked task manager for the first time in a while because I had to shut a program down, but I noticed my RAM is sitting at 7Gb at idle? I know there is no way this is normal. Any suggestions? (G.skill Trident Z RGB 2x8GB) (Windows 10 64bit)
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    Question Stuck on loading operating system

    Hello! The problem is on wednesday, when I was turning my pc off an installation started. After like 2 to 3 hours, my pc got stuck with a text "loading operating system...". Its almost been two days if someone can help. Moreover, if someone could tell me step by step as I am not good with...