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  1. RexWrecks

    Question Are xigmatek psu's good?

    Specifically I'm talking about the one included with the master x I really like the case itself, it sells at a retail store nearby and there aren't many pc retail stores here. The case looks to be well made and it looks nice. And it's...
  2. C

    Question Win-X Power User Menu - Hotkeys not working sometimes.

    Sometimes when I use the Power User Menu the hotkeys won't work and the letters won't be underlined. Even when using Win-X shortcut. This doesn't happen all the time and I can't figure out what is causing it.
  3. NibNob

    Question Computer won’t POST ?

    I was just about to go to bed so I closed my game out and 3 seconds later my pc shuts off completely and my monitors go dark. I reboot successfully and go to the lian li fan software to speed up my fans thinking it was an over heat issue even though my cpu and gpu were both under 70 degrees. My...
  4. L

    Question Internet crashes at night....

    Hey, my internet keeps crashing every night at 3 AM and I am tired of it. I don't want to call customer services yet before I explore a bit on the internet if this is possible to fix it. Anyways, my internet restarts at the same time and then in a while it fixes itself, is it possible to fix it...
  5. Edgeexz

    Question Which is a good Power Supply [PSU] with minimal budget for my PC?

    Hi, so I've put together all the PSUs that are in store here on a budget of 600.000 IDR ($41.32). PSU Lists: Corsair CV450 [450W] (80+ Bronze) DeepCool PF500 [500W] (80+ White) FSP HV PRO [550W] (80+ White) GAMEMAX VP-500 [500W] (80+ Bronze) GIGABYTE P550B [550W] (80+ Bronze) SILVERSTONE...
  6. C

    [SOLVED] PC crashes/fully shuts down - No crash screen

    This only happens on certain games, most consistently on Rainbow Six Siege. The problem seemed to have fixed itself on those other games. This issue only came up after my pc wouldn't turn on, I fixed that, took everything out of the case and replaced psu. I don't know if keeping it out of the...
  7. rabithole1234

    Question First CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT BSOD, unsure how to proceed

    Motherboard: ROG STRIX Z690-A GAMING WIFI D4 (latest BIOS revision 1404) CPU: Intel Core i7-12700K (no OC, stock settings) GPU: EVGA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti FTW3 ULTRA GAMING, 08G-P5-3797-KL (latest Nvidia drivers 512.15) PSU: Corsair CMPSU-750TX RAM: G.SKILL Ripjaws V Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) 288-Pin...
  8. S

    Question Switch audio buzzing when connected to PC monitor ?

    So I've seen a lot of threads about this but none mentioning the problem I have. To preface this, I have astro a50's plugged into my pc and I tried plugging the aux cable into the monitor itself and the switch, both produced buzzing from the switch while docked. The unique issue I'm having is...
  9. L

    Question Computer randomly makes all monitors go black and case fans spin at maximum speed ?

    So, I am having an issue with my gaming computer. It will be running just fine, but will at certain times make all of my three monitors go black, and the fans inside of my PC will spin at max speed. I am still able to hear all sounds of whatever is playing on my desktop, but I have no idea what...
  10. Kalamardo xD F

    [SOLVED] I need to worry about this?

    When I disassembled my motherboard, i noticed that near cpu backplate holes, in one of those, there is a little scratch. I followed the line and its from cpu to chipset. I need to worry about that??? Photo: Thanks
  11. SMpr

    Question Fan Replacement

    Stumble across this old thread (link). One of my fans (CPU Fan AAVID THERMALOGY PAAD06015SL N402) grease ran its course and now im looking to get a replacement since I can't grease it up myself w/o drilling into it. Im now looking into the Quetterlee this. Is it ok to go with this even tho its...
  12. deathshound7007

    Question Dying GPU or something else ?

    I bought this GPU (Gigabyte Geforce RTX 3080 Aorus Master) roughly 5 months ago and had no problems for a bit but then suddenly started having issues where my monitors would get no display at all until I turned my computer off and on again. Happened a few times before I decided to change my...
  13. B

    Question Major Issues with BSODs since Months. Getting on my nerves!

    Hey There, I was starting to get BSODs ever since i tried to install OS. I've had them since 2019 but couldn't just simply care enough as they were sporadic and completely random, so I just couldn't care enough to troubleshoot. I did change my RAM sticks thoug, with no end in BSODs sadly, then I...
  14. Noah M

    Question Back-Panel won’t come off due to stuck screw

    Hello! I recently bought a laptop (Legion 5i) from Lenovo. I want to take the back panel (cover) off to get inside. However, there are ten screws securing the panel to the rest of the laptop, but one of them refuses to come out. When I try to unscrew it it would just spin in both directions. It...
  15. J

    Question Diagnosing a potential PCU or MOBO failure

    I was on my computer a few days ago when it simply died. When I tried to turn it back on the fans would spin for a few seconds and the lights would come on before shutting down. At first I thought it was a psu issue so I replaced that but it did not help. Then I went through unplugging each...
  16. sendhelpplz:(

    Question USB keyboard causing issue with my GPU and built-in monitor speakers ?

    So the problem is a really strange problem. I recently moved my PC into another room, plugged everything back in and a problem occurred. I turn on my computer and at the windows boot screen, It freezes. i tried to restart my computer and everytime I turn it on, the same thing happens. I...
  17. J

    Question "UEFI defaults have been loaded" after PC reassembly ?

    I've disassembled the PC, assembled it in a new case, disassembled again, assembled in the old case, disassembled again, assembled, disassembled again and reassembled in the new case again. I had no issues up to the last part, when I got the message "UEFI defaults have been loaded". The time...
  18. ManOfQuestions00

    Question Why my laptop can't detect my HDD caddy?

    My laptop(Acer aspire 4741) is running low in space so I recently bought an HDD caddy to replace the optical drive and add my 500GB Toshiba HDD from my other laptop. But when I look in BIOS, File Manager, and Disk Management...I can't see the caddy, even its driver in the device manager. When...
  19. Y

    Question Difference between these two ways to use vpn

    Hi, I would like to learn the difference between using a vpn service provided by vpn focused providers and using a vpn service provided by seedbox/data hosting focused providers such as seedboxco(which I'm using).My seedbox provider seedboxco allows me to install openvpn on seedbox and than...
  20. E

    Question Help: GTX 550Ti Query

    Hi All, I am new to this forum and would like to seek your help for my gpu concern. My friend gave me his GTX550ti gpu so i can updgrade my gpu from a very old HD6450, my problem is i am not sure whether my psu can accomodate the card. I've read the specs fo gtx550ti on internet however I am a...
  21. ayoyo123

    Question A couple of questions about quest 2 games

    So i got a game for my Quest 2 on the Oculus phone app. I also installed the oculus app on my pc. If i log into the same account on my pc, will the game also be there? Also, ive seen that a bunch of games on the Pc oculus store say Rift and Rift S compatible. Will they still work with the quest...
  22. R

    Question Laptop slowing down for some seconds

    Hi, i have a laptop hp pavilion gaming 15dk0xxx (cant find the exact model), it has inteil i5-9300h, gtx 1650, RAM 12 GB, Kingston SNVS500G 500 GB SSD and it uses windows 11 since January. The problem is that in random moments the laptop seems to be slowing down for some seconds, i can know...
  23. R

    Question Does anyone know how to fix?

    Hi, i have a laptop hp pavilion gaming 15dk0xxx (cant find the exact model), it has inteil i5-9300h, gtx 1650, RAM 12 GB, Kingston SNVS500G 500 GB SSD and it uses windows 11 since January. The problem is that about 3 days ago my mouse freezes each 10-15 secs for 2-3 secs, not only that but PS5...
  24. ayoyo123

    Will my PC work with VR?

    I want to use my Quest 2 with my PC (to use mods on Blade and Sorcery: Nomad) but I’m not sure if my specs work. PC Specs: CPU: i5 6500 GPU: GT 1030 (Overclocked) 8GB RAM Windows 10 Im only worried about the gpu. Will my pc work?
  25. V

    [SOLVED] PC or Game problem? (Elden Ring)

    Hi all, I will try to summarize, I bought Elden Ring because I read the PC requirements and I should be able to play it in Maximum with no problem at all, but when I try it, the game keeps having a lot of FPS drop (usually from 60 to 40 FPS, but even 15 FPS sometimes). I read that that this...
  26. M

    Question Want to upgrade from 1080 to 1440 monitor - need help with the system upgrade

    I'd like to upgrade my PC so I can go from my 1080 monitor to a 1440 monitor. I play non-competitive games like RPGs so color and immersion are most important. With everything so expensive I just want to see if I am upgrading the right things: Current Build: PCPartPicker Part List...
  27. Imjustatray

    Question my rig

    i have a z590 a pro, zotac 3080, 11700k with a black cooler master on top of it,8x4 3200 mhz of vengence pro ram, 2tb ssdswith a 480 gb ssd, and a 1000W evga g+ supernova (i think), with 4 fans 3 in front 1 in back idk what brand they are this is the link from where i got the case and fans...
  28. sodapopkit

    Question Can I fit a 300mm pump/reservoir combo in an O11 Dynamic EVO?

    So I've been picking out parts that I want to eventually buy for a PC I'm going to build. I decided pretty early that I wanted it to be custom water cooled, and was quickly pointed to the O11 Dynamic EVO as a good case for that. Fast forward and I'm picking out a pump/reservoir combo for my...
  29. F

    Question Plugging a PCIe 4x sound card into a PCIe 1x slot.

    If I plug a PCIe 4x sound card (soundblaster AE-5 Plus) into a PCIe 4.0 1x slot, will the sound card's performance be severely downgraded?
  30. M

    Question Not sure how to compare CPUs

    I'm sure this is simple to figure out but I don't fully get what I'm looking at when I google the info. A game's minimum CPU requirement is Ryzen 3 3300x, recommended Ryzen 5 3600x. One of our PCs uses a Ryzen 5 1600af, and the other has a Ryzen 3 3200g. So it seems like I need to upgrade...
  31. AndrejsJu

    Question Replacing ISP modem firmware

    Hello, I would like to know if it is possible to overwrite ISP OS on my modem-router combo (D-Link 6850U), I been trying to find the answer online but was not able till now. If someone know how to do it or even has experience in it I would like to hear it out.
  32. Z

    Question How significant is this bottleneck?

    So I have an i5 7600k and a RTX 2070. Had the 2070 for a year, and the CPU for 5 at this point. Because I have been stuck on the LGA 1151 chipset, (I may be mistaken but whatever the i5 7600k is) if I upgrade pretty much any component I'll need to upgrade another one too. So I don't really want...
  33. L

    Question 5600x on an x570 Asus Tuf Plus (issue)

    I am currently trying to install a 5600x On the x570 Asus Tuf Plus & it has no Bios button the back side and i cannot find out of the life of me how to update my bios without the use of a monitor because i cannot get it to display anything on the monitor. If somone could shed some light to this...
  34. Gekkey

    Question Random Post beep codes

    Hello, I recently received a new pre-built computer. Some days I will play video-games and receive not one instance of beep codes, whilst other days I will get an instance of high-pitched beeping. I'm still unsure what's causing it. I've tried: Reseating the memory and all my computer says I...
  35. Granster3160

    Question PC crashing issue after getting 3070 ti

    I recently won a 3070 ti from the newegg shuffle, and I was very excited to install it into my computer. When it arrived, I installed it and the drivers onto my computer (I did make sure to clip on an anti-shock bracelet onto myself and the computer) and it started up perfectly fine. Everything...
  36. Skilledcamman

    Question I Got a non k i5-3470S cpu that i wanna overclock but i have a unsupported MOBO

    I Got a non k i5-3470S cpu that i wanna overclock but i have a unsupported MOBO i saw few vids in which they overclock the i5-3470 ro 4 hz with bclk i wanna do it but dont have any settings in bios for cpu config or anything le that i have a lenovo m92p motherboard im on latest version of bios
  37. SierraArgo

    [SOLVED] Should I Wait?

    Hi all, I wanted to ask for opinions on an upgrade. Currently, I am running an x370 board that is getting a bit long in the tooth. It is no longer getting firmware updates so support for some of its features is fading fast, and so I wanted to upgrade. Is it worth waiting for AMD's DDR 5...
  38. S

    [SOLVED] Slight stutter on PC

    I’ve recently been having an issue with my PC, and am hoping that someone here smarter than me might be able to help. Since installing the latest Nvidia Drivers, V.511.23, I’ve been dealing with an incredibly annoying stutter. It’ll happen about once every minute or so, and it’ll just freeze...
  39. K

    [SOLVED] Resizable bar /vBios question

    Hi, I'm new to this all so please bear with me. I am trying to enable resizable bar on my pc. Thus far I have converted my drive and set Windows to boot in UEFI mode. I have also enabled above 4G decoding and resizable bar in my bios. The only thing left I think I could be missing is the...