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  1. M

    Question Random restarts on AMD Ryzen 5800X system ?

    Hello everyone! I upgraded a lot of the components in my build last year (in September to be precise) and ever since then I have had these very strange and highly random restarts every now and then. Together with the restarts there is a click sound, just one click. However that click sound is...
  2. ConorDuey2000

    Question Computer randomly freezes without warning or bluescreen minidump log.

    Hey. I have a problem with my computer running Windows 11. At least once or twice a week, it randomly freezes and I've have to hold the power button to turn it off and turn it back on again. I don't know what's causing these freezes because I don't get any minidump logs even though I have them...
  3. J

    Question Why is my PC randomly rebooting ?

    Hi Trying to trouble shoot this problem. PC ramdomly reboots when using it, never happens under heavy load usually when browsing or doing normal stuff. Never happenes when afk usually mid mouse movement. Things to keep in mind: my cpu went through two dead mobos (which I killed with sensless...
  4. L

    Question Im getting random ping spikes while playing online games

    For years ive had the same issue, my ping randomly spikes to 500~ and fluctuates between 700 and 150 for 10 minutes or so. This appears to happen more frequently when ive downloaded a few dozen gigabytes worth of games but it will increase in frequency for a few days after the downloads and then...
  5. Nola25

    [SOLVED] Random BSOD about GPU and Memory

    Before I bought a new one, my GPU was a Radeon RX 580. Now that I switched, I have a Radeon RX 6600. (I had this problem with the RX 580 too, so I lost money.) The problem is that Windows 10's randomly does at least 3 times a day a BSOD. All related with memory management and drivers of AMD...
  6. BK4

    Question Computer randomly black screens, sound cuts off, keyboard & mouse lights go off and later come on, computer still on

    Hello, so I have this problem with my computer for almost a year now which I still don't know how to fix at all... I'll try to describe my problem in detail. This mostly and randomly happens when I'm playing a game or watching Twitch livestream, although I noticed during which games it crashes...
  7. D

    Question hi my pc is crashing randomly with different bsod codes every time can you guys tell me which component is causing those issue

    all things mentioned below are random they can happen once in month or 10 -20 times a month hi my pc is crashing randomly with different bsod codes every time can you guys tell me which component is causing those issue it is a hardware issue because i have tried everything on internet (...
  8. GraptikBlizzard

    [SOLVED] PC Shuts Down and Reboots With No Warning

    I upgraded my PC a while back and ever since then, I've been getting random shutdowns (with no bluescreen) about once a month ever since. The PC will shut down with no blue screen and then reboot itself. This will happen regardless of the load. It has happened while gaming but it has happened...
  9. Schereizer

    [SOLVED] Which NVMe to buy, higher sequential or higher random access?

    I'm now about to buy an NVMe SSD but I have two candidates, Crucial p2 and Verbatim Vi3000 (both 500GB). The data for CrystalDiskMark are as follows : Both Test Count: 5 Both Test Size: 1GiB Crucial - READ MB/s - WRITE MB/s SEQ1M (Q&T1) - 2426.56 - 1916.32 SEQ1M (Q1T1 - 1580.00 - 1798.29...
  10. W

    [SOLVED] My PC is crashing! Was wondering if anyone could tell me why.

    My PC is randomly crashing. It all starts with network going down, then task manager and all windows programs becoming unresponsive. Then every other program starts shutting down. This has been happening for a few weeks now. And because of this I have replaced parts. My RAM, GPU, and PSU are...
  11. tgSparc

    [SOLVED] Random disconnects from game servers without network background activity.

    So this little thing is driving me crazy, for the past few weeks I've been unable to game on my desktop because I will disconnect from every game 5-10 minutes in (LoL, SC2, Warzone..). I tried just about anything, nothing seemed to work. Untill today, when I left a twitch stream open and tried...
  12. U

    [SOLVED] Seemingly Random Black Screen Windows 10

    Out of the blue my pc started to randomly black screen when doing just about any task. Playing a game seems to make the pc crash in only about one to five minutes and when browsing the interent it takes some time longer. When the pc black screens the fans continue spinning and lights inside the...
  13. Skelius

    Question PC randomly freezing/crashing. Even after full Windows reinstall.

    I have a custom rig from Shark Gaming Systems, had no problems with it until roughly half a year ago. Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-9400F CPU @ 2.90GHz 2.90 GHz 16GBRAM and 2080ti Windows 10 Pro It started randomly crashing, or freezing, it can happen twice a day, or it can happen once a month...
  14. F

    [SOLVED] PC Shutsdown Randomly when playing High demanding Games.

    Hi Good day, this my first post here, I have a bit of trouble and I tried monitoring it but as of now I still don't know how to troubleshoot this. This is the first time I encountered this problem, I built my pc around January, no problems since then. I'll list down my Specs first. 750W PSU...
  15. F

    [SOLVED] Motherboard RGB LEDs blinking randomly

    I have a ASRock B550M Steel Legend and recently my motherboard's RGB lights started to randomly blink, i've always had it at full red. I filmed it. First it started to randomly decrease the brightness of the LEDs, then it would blink a greenish color (second video), now it blinks a blue color...
  16. SpectralBit

    Question Random crashes since 20H2 update ?

    Hello, I'm new here so sorry if I made any mistakes while making this post. I'm running windows 10 pro and everything was fine until I updated to H20 20H2 and ever since then my PC has been having memory problems. I believe it's due to the update messing with something because I did many ram...
  17. [SOLVED] [Resolved] Blue battern graphics glitch while booting or using a web browser in Windows (anything really)

    It’s a graphics glitch so I’ll post here, but I’m not sure if it’s the outcome of some other issue. Configuration: It’s a Laptop GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Temperature while doing menial work: ~45-50 °C Temperature while playing: ~60 °C (not a resource hog game) CPU: Intel i7-7700HQ CPU @...
  18. B

    Question PC restarts randomly during gaming

    Hi, I have an issue with my PC and maybe somebody has an idea why it happens. The computer just randomly shuts down during gaming and turns back straight away. No error message. Usually it happens like once a day, after the PC restarts and I start the game again it runs for hours without any...
  19. F

    [SOLVED] Rebooting with my recent Ryzen 5 5600X build

    Build: AMD Ryzen 5 5600X ASRock B550M Steel Legend MSI GeForce RTX 3070 Ventus 2X 2 Seagate HD 1TB 1 KingDian SSD 480GB 1 KingDian SSD 240GB (Main one) Corsair Vengeange Pro 16GB (2x8GB) @3600Mhz Gigabyte GP-P750GM 750W 80 Plus Gold CoolerMaster ML240L Can provide peripherals, fans, case, etc if...
  20. johnx125

    Question Weird intermittent graphics card issue

    I have a Sapphire Radeon R7 370 Nitro 4GB which is over 5 years old and has been overclocked since the day I bought it. However these last two weeks, whenever I run a game (or any 3D application really) there's a good chance my system will freeze to some random color screen sometimes with...
  21. Archieg120

    [SOLVED] How to fix system wide micro stuttering ?

    Hi, I'm currently using a custom built pc that i built just under a year ago (system specifications at bottom) i recently got my motherboard repaired by gigabyte due to a bios problem, it has now been two days since i have rebuilt the system. Yesterday i noticed that my audio seemed to be...
  22. Z

    Question Random reboots windows crashes.

    so I built a new pc and it worked fine... for the first month, now it has random reboots occasional shut downs and this weird thing where windows partially shuts down. an example being a program will freeze and I will ctrl alt delete to pull up the task manage and it will pop out but its...
  23. A

    [SOLVED] Computer hangs for a few seconds and turns off randomly?!

    I am having a problem with my computer once a day while I am randomly surfing the internet or doing some other non intensive task the PC hangs for a few seconds and then shuts off, but the CPU cooler + another fan keep on spinning and the GPU light also starts blinking. Once I restart it, it...
  24. G

    [SOLVED] Is my monitor causing my PC to crash and restart?

    This is going to sound silly but since i've bought a new monitor, (Samsung G7, got it on sale with half being paid by my younger brother as he accidentally broke my monitor at the time, also wouldn't pay full price for it but anyways) i've been having constant crashes where my PC will either...
  25. G

    [SOLVED] What's causing randomly slow WiFi ?

    Hey all, I've got a weird issue that I've never experienced before and it's driving me nuts. After I restart my PC my wifi adapter seems to work fine for a good 20 minutes or so. I've got Gigabit internet and for those 20 minutes I'm getting around 200 Mbps down and 100 Mbps up. Which is...
  26. JakeDad

    Question PC has begun to freeze and seemingly random intervals

    So my PC freezes at random intervals but I have no clue why. I did a clean install of windows thinking it was a software issue but that didn’t work. I have had this custom built since December 11th, the first freeze which required a hard restart was December 22nd, after a hard restart (holding...
  27. S

    Question Need help with older laptop, it keeps shutting down ?

    Hi guys, I'm looking for help on getting an older laptop working. I'm donating this laptop for kids who need devices to do remote learning. Basically, I have a Lenovo G50-45 Type 80E3. Here are the specs: CPU: AMD A6-6310 APU with AMD Radeon R4 Graphics 1.80 GHz RAM: 4 GB (3.46 usable) DDR3...
  28. project_m

    Question Random blue/red/yellow pixels + random crashes when starting up games or benchmark

    So i started getting these problems randomly. I was already about to buy a new CPU so i did that and it just made it worse. I then installed new RAM and a new GPU and still i had these problems. I think it is due to my Psu being too old/overused or it just doesn't have enough power or something...
  29. I

    Question Random CHKDSK taking a really long time

    I turned my PC on yesterday and left the room, when I came back it prompted me to hit a key to cancel Chkdsk, I was too late and it already started doing it's thing. It has been about 14 hours now and it is only at 18% progress with an ETA of 65 hours and increasing. I haven't really had...
  30. Link0702

    Question Random lockup, possible faulty gpu or something else?

    Hello everyone, lately I've been having a problem, I can have a game open for hours without an issue, but when I close it and I'm just browsing the web, my computer freezes completely, sometimes it restarts by itself sometimes i have to do it manually, restarting makes it freeze at the windows...
  31. J

    Question monitors turn random colors and then pc crashes

    I built this system this last March. I’ve looked for similar threads but found nothing where the screens turn random colors. Usually, the search leads me to people having issues with their screens turning black or white. It seems to happen at complete random. It’s happened while browsing, while...
  32. L

    [SOLVED] HELP BSOD Randomly with "Memory_managment" error

    So, about a month ago my brother moved to another city for university. We moved everything there including his pc that i built for him, i made sure it was packed tight and nothing would break and it was next to me the whole way there. From the day we went there there are random BSOD with the...
  33. Slavio

    Question Black Screen, Fans Ramp up and Computer Crashes

    This crash happens when underload and when not underload. They've been completely random and I've been struggling to pin down exactly what's happening. I've noticed many people are getting something similar and it might be connected with the Windows Update or Nvidia Update, not sure...
  34. Shadowspirit91

    [SOLVED] Random VGA Debug Led

    Hi guys, My 6 months old PC is acting up, since a couple of weeks. Very random and rarely it doesnt boot with the VGA Debug led lit. More often in the morning on a cold boot. Specs: i5 9600K @ 4,8ghz Noctua D15 Chromax MSI Z390-A Pro MSI RTX 2080 Super 16gb 3200mhz Corsair Ram 750 CM Bronze...
  35. not.Puffer

    [SOLVED] My PC make this random click noise

    Recently my PC have been making this random click noise which I cannot identify which part of the pc it came from, I have a theory it's my HDD since recently I have some problems that could related to my hard drive, but not 100% since I did a lot of hdd check with software and such, and couldn't...
  36. N

    Question Random No Display Output on PC Bootup - Doesn't happen always

    Hello Everyone! I recently built this computer for my friend (less than two weeks ago) and this issue has happened about 4-5 in that time. Issue: Computer turns on but does no display output. It doesn’t happen every time. Description of the what happens to my friend: Every now and then...
  37. Wargwolf

    Question PC freezes randomly, cannot replicate error

    Hello! I am writting here to see if someone can help with this problem. My computer freezes at random moments, sometimes it is after a couple hours of gaming and sometimes 2 minutes after I started it. When it does not freeze the performance is usually optimal. As said in the title, I cannot...
  38. O

    [SOLVED] CPU fan flaring up randomly, but frequently. Low CPU temp/load with brief spikes.

    Having an issue with my CPU. Not sure if it's just my cooler I need to replace or if another component is the problem. My CPU fan is flaring up in a seemingly random pattern starting at low RPMs then increasing to high RPMs. When not under significant load, the RPMs stay low to mid, but still...
  39. itsDonzo

    Question Random Video/Audio Stutters for 1/2 second

    So, I've only had this build for about 3 months. I get a random stutter every few hours that distorts my audio and stutters my video lasting for only 1/2 a second. I've updated all my drivers and bios to the latest versions. Everything seems to work perfectly but the stutter always occurs every...
  40. S

    Question Getting random reboots and/or signal losses

    Hi, these past few days i have been getting random problems with my pc that have been hard to pinpoint and i still don't know if i got it right. It started after i lauched a game and my computer randomly rebooted, i thought it was something to do with the game so i tried another one, it did the...