Forum discussion tagged with Quesiton.
  1. A$AP V

    Question Monitor Keeps Turning Off and On Randomly, Green Display Issue

    My monitor keeps turning off and on randomly. Old monitor had the same problem, but was not as often so I ignored it , I replaced it with a new one recently and have different power and HDMI cables, but the issue persisted. Interestingly, I have a second monitor connected via DisplayPort, and it...
  2. ritiksharma454

    Question The GPU wattage on my laptop is not getting higher than 30 watts ?

    I purchased a new Dell G15 5520 laptop with i5-12500H and RTX 3050 (95 watts)) 2 weeks ago but I'm facing a problem here. When I'm playing any game the GPU wattage is normal but after 10 minutes the wattage is capped to 30 watts and its not increasing. This leads to performance issues and...
  3. S

    Question Computer does not start anymore

    Yesterday my computer did not have video output anymore. It worked the day before. Configuration: MSI X470 GAMING PLUS AMD Ryzen 7 2700x Asus nVidia DUAL-RTX2060-O6G 6GB Zalman ZM850-EBT PSU HyperX 32GB Fury Black DDR4 3200MHz kit There is no video output and the VGA debug LED is on on the...
  4. S

    Question is my pc ok like this

    i have one case fan and one cpu and one gpu fan for a system with a AMD Ryzen 7 2700 cpu, a Gigabyte Technology Co. Ltd. B450M DS3H-CF (AM4) motherboard, 4095MB NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 (PNY) gpu, and 2 sticks of 16.0GB Dual-Channel DDR4 ram do i need more fans?????
  5. D

    Question is my monitor dead?

    I have a AOC AGON AG322QCX 31.5" WQHD 144Hz VGA HDMI DP LED Monitor i bought like 4 years ago. Almost every time i turn my PC on it has green purple and grey horizontal lines at the bottom of the screen. It goes away if i restart the PC sometimes and other times it just goes away. I'm just...
  6. Inver_ShaRingan

    [SOLVED] MSI Z490 Gaming Plus --- RAM compatibility ?

    Hi everyone ^^ I have some knowledge about PC's but not enough I guess 🙈. So I would like to learn something and ask if I should take a look on my Mobo's website and look at compatible components, like storage, RAM etc etc ? I swapped my laptop for a PC with: MSI Z490 i9-10900k RTX 2070 (bought...
  7. Lumi09

    Question New PC, Low Frequency and High Temperature

    Hello Everyone!. I just built my new PC and the first time i went to the Bios I noticed my CPU Frequency is lower than i expected to be (I have a 12th Intel Core 12700F ) And the temperature is very high at 60C. Is there anything that i should change? MOBO: MSI PRo B66M-A DDR4 CPU: i7-12700F
  8. WorriedUser123

    Best Laptops 2023 Around 1500$ CAD

    Hi, I'm looking for a laptop around 1500$ before tax . I have found that I want a 1tb ssd however I'd rather better performance over storage. I also hope to play Halo Infinite, Personna 5 Royal as well as the upcoming game Hogwarts Legacy. In other words; Processor: Intel Core i7-8700 OR AMD...
  9. X

    Question USB 5V drop when device is connected

    I have MSI B150 Mortar motherboard and every USB device except mouse and keyboard cant connect, I checked the voltage is normal (5v) when no device connected but when trying connect flashdrive, the voltage is drop to 2.7-3.3v i have try to check psu voltage seems normal, try both front and...
  10. Biojack22

    [SOLVED] Are my Tempatures ok for my GPU (1660 Super) and CPU (i7-10700k)?

    Been super paranoid lately, want to know my idle temperatures are alright, mainly the hotspot on the GPU. Also want to know if after gaming its ok if my gpu cools to 45c then all the down to 39c after a few minutes.
  11. Cedillin

    Question New PC Built Reboot - Not loading BIOS

    Hi folks, first message here. As title said I just built a new PC, this are the specs: i9 12900k Gigabyte Aorus Elite ddr4 z690 Corsair 3200mgz 32gb(2x16) ram cl16 (is on the mobo compatibility list) 1000w Corsair AX PSU and those are the tests that I have done: Updated bios to last...
  12. JaykeoSaurus

    [SOLVED] My 3090 GPU only works when I unplug it from the motherboard then plug it back in ?

    I have owned a 3090 rig since 21 Jan 2021 and I have taken good care of it and kept it clean. 2 week ago after I got an update to my windows and Nvidia drivers my computer started acting up. My PC would turn all the monitors off while doing anything but not shut my pc off. My monitors would only...
  13. M

    Question Hard crashes on brand new MSI Mech RX 6700 XT

    Hello i just got my new rx 6700 xt yesterday and i've been having a terrible time with hard crashes instantly rebooting my pc during gameplay. specs: MOBO:gigabyte b450m ds3h CPU: ryzen 5 5600x RAM: corsair vengence 16gb running at 3200 with xmp enabled SSD: wd blue 500gb and samsung evo 500gb...
  14. Hello_it's_me

    Question One of My RAM's suddenly not working/detecting and PC won't boot

    Hey guys, I am very new to PC building and last night was the first time I built my own PC. After updating windows, one of my RAM's malfunctioning and I do not understand why. Here's my system's specs CPU: Ryzen 7 5800x CPU cooler: Lian Li Galahad 360 AIO GPU: 3060 Strix MB: Asus B550-A Strix...
  15. Saferi4

    [SOLVED] [SOLVED]No display or power to USB devices, but PC boots up ?

    Greetings, I am newly registered, but have been following these forums for as long as I can remember (mostly because of having these kinds of troubleshoots where my PC just blows me away). Yesterday I sent my PC on a trip to where I live(~3 hour trip), it was nicely packed in its box and safely...
  16. C

    [SOLVED] Accidentally touched the underside of my cpu

    Just asking this as a precaution incase I damaged my cpu cause I don't think I'll get any sleep tonight if I don't get an answer 😅😅. Ok, so I just got a Ryzen 5 5600x and when talking it out of its plastic case I accidentally, but very gently (thank God) touched the middle part of the underside...
  17. K

    Question One case fan spinning slower than others

    The back exhaust fan of my pc is slower than the other 5 even though they are all connected to the same fan hub. Also, you have to give it a startup flick to get it to move, kind of like older cars. Any help?
  18. T

    Question Assistance with Lenovo ThinkCentre 710Q

    I have this second hand Lenovo ThinkCentre All in One PC. It was running ChromuimOS, I pulled the drive to reinstall windows 10 on the machine but am unable to get into the BIOS whatsoever. Have tried the indicated keys ( F1/ Esc/ Enter/ Delete/ F9 ((Fn + aswell)) to no avail. When the...
  19. J

    [SOLVED] Alienware Area 51 R2 GTX 1080 Thermal Pad Thickness

    Hi, I built a new PC and just transferred my Dell GTX 1080 to my new 12th gen rig. I used to have an Alienware Area 51 R2 PC. I was just wondering if anyone has the same graphics card who knows what thickness the thermal pads are for the Dell GTX 1080? It's 5+ years old and I need to replace...
  20. shnakyy

    Question Computer turns on for split second then turns off

    I just upgraded most parts in my computer besides the GPU and HDD, but when I went to go turn it on, the case lit up for a half a second but then turned off. Nothing turned on with it except for the motherboard. I have a ryzen 5 5600G ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING II NVIDIA 1060 6gb thermaltake...
  21. Ahmad Barqawi

    Question Weird freezing problem

    I've had this PC for about 3 months now, and I've been facing this problem for the last 3 weeks. Suddenly at random times (for now as I can't seem to find if there is a specific trigger for this problem) my mouse, keyboard and headset completely freeze and stop working. I entered my PC once when...
  22. besi4634643634

    Question random black screens [gtx 1050]

    Hello, I have the problem that my screen randomly turn black for like 2-3s and than it gets back to normal these blackscreens can come really fast like 5-6 per min or 1 per hour. I noticed that its often happening when I browse in the internet or play games (but only minecraft seems to be...
  23. JehadKhmaise

    [SOLVED] Asus TUF B660 Plus Wifi D4 Q-led Question ?

    Hello , I got Asus TUF B660 Plus Wi-Fi D4 motherboard and everything is working good and perfect but the problem is when I boot the system the VGA led on Q-Led is lit on but the Graphics card working great and show me the display with good FPS on games and doing just great. Now every time I...
  24. Glcbitj

    Question Computer freezes and makes beeping sound whenever a program is executed ?

    My computer makes a weird beeping sound whenever i open a somewhat heavy program and freezes, said programs could be executed and ran smoothly before. Below is a YouTube link with the sound (bad quality, sorry) View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Q4IyPHDFVQ As you can hear, it's a...
  25. H

    [SOLVED] Need advice for my first PC build

    Im building a mixed use PC for pretty much everything. I don't really need a work station so I decided to go for some mid-tier (atleast what i've been told are mid-tier) components. I'll list them below. AMD ryzen 5 5600x 4.6GHz ( AU$ 345 ) Gigabyte B550 Aorus Elite V2 AM4 ATX Motherboard...
  26. L

    [SOLVED] Should I worry about CPU high temperatures if the pc runs smoothly?

    I got a new gaming pc last year and everything went pretty well, but three days ago it shut down due to cpu overheating while playing black desert. I started checking the temperatures and it reached 80+ degrees while only playing that and with around 30% cpu usage, with twitch and such on the...
  27. O

    What FPS should I get while playing?

    I happen to have an Acer Nitro 5 with i7 11 gen and RTX 2060. The only game that I play is Dota 2. I usually get FPS ranging from 100-120 on ulta with V-Sync off. Are these normal is my laptop choking? I feel they are less and could be enhanced, thoughts?
  28. INEEDTechHalp

    Question Scanning and repairing drive C at boot time is stuck at ...... with no percentage progress showing ?

    few days ago I woke up today to my PC completely shutdown, when I booted it up I was greeted with scanning and repairing drive (C)... on the widows loading screen. I tried searching for help on you tube videos and everyone is talking about there loading screen being at a certain percent but...
  29. CCB223

    [SOLVED] 8 pin to a 6 pin

    Im using the ROG Strix B450-F Gaming II and I was having some trouble with my display when I found an 8 pin power connecter that I didn't plug in that is for the CPU that is in the top left corner, my PSU doesn't seem to have a slot that fits the cored that I have connected to my 8 pin Cpu power...
  30. Gabybytes

    Question PC won't boot to Windows after a power outage ?

    My pc won't boot to windows after installing gpu, but it boots to bios. I tried uninstalling the drivers, disabling the integrated graphics. It worked last night but after an power outage I tried turning it on but it won't boot windows, it works with the integrated graphics but not with the gpu.
  31. M

    Question PC beeps 4 times when booting

    I moved my pc earlier to clean my desk, now when booting it makes a longer beep then 3 short beeps then turns on as usual, there is also sometimes a delay before my monitor turns on, does anyone know what could be causing this, thanks :)
  32. RYANoceros92

    Question What's the best option for me within a £1500 budget?

    I've been locking for a while but I am just getting overwhelmed at this point, I have been looking at this Lenovo Legion 5, but I wanted to ask people with more knowledge than myself. 1. What is your budget? - £1500. 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? - 17"+. 3...
  33. R

    Should i get a Thunderbolt?

    Hi, my laptop is a hp-dk0011la, since my SSD only has 3% of life left im going to change it for other with double of memory and im gonna upgrade the RAM to 16 GB, but i want more graphics (mainly because there are games which i cant run so i have some questions. 1-. Seems that i cant upgrade...
  34. G

    [SOLVED] Large circular spots on screen

    Hello, I was gaming today when suddenly massive circular spots start flickering all over my screen. I closed out of the game and my desktop looked normal, so I went to relaunch the game. However, the loading screen animation also was having issues. Rather than the large circles, smaller squares...
  35. G

    Question Weird fix for rx 580 4g issue

    Gpu sits at apparent state 0, even under load, does not sustain anything over 300cc for more than a brief second. Happens on most startups/restarts. I've tried removing/cleaning and reinstalling different drivers, removing msi and radeon, bios OC's, and a handful of other possible fixes, but...
  36. S

    [SOLVED] How can I determine what's wrong with my GPU?

    I have an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB video card (GV-N1060WF2OC-6GD ), which seems to have malfunctioned some weeks ago. I used to be able to get 100+ fps on high settings in graphicswise non-incredible games, but from one day to the next, that dropped to barely getting 10 fps on low settings in...
  37. D

    [SOLVED] Bluetooth

    I am using Ryzen 5 5600G. I am using receiver to receive data from wireless keyboard. IMG I tried to update drive but still the same. Any way to fix this problem?
  38. P

    [SOLVED] Bad performance

    A friend gave me his PC because he was leaving the country but when I started a game on it the PC was not performing as I was expecting. The frames on nearly every game are below 60. He said that the computer was always like this. The specs are: Windows 10 Pro Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING CPU...
  39. GenevaConvention

    [SOLVED] Is the P55 LE LGA 1156 Sli supported?

    I can’t find any hard evidence that this motherboard supports SLI but on the official page for it says it do but I saw somewhere where it said it’s only crossfire so does it support Sli or not?