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  1. H

    Question Is the PSU faulty?

    I have bought 2 days ago an SH Gigabyte Superb 720W. Yesterday my PC shutdown and wanted to start again but it didn't ( fans started spinning, leds turned on) but after 3 sec it shutdown again and keept doing that until I shut it down manually. After I've waited for a few minutes I tried to...
  2. Krawk03

    Question PC Freezing Randomly When Playing Games

    My PC randomly freezes when I play games even if I have just opened the game. The game music stops and i keep hearing the windows notification/error sound everytime i click. I cant do anything but to push the restart button on my case. I am not overclocking or other modifications on the system...
  3. DeathRabit

    Question Repairing Rx 570 First timer need some advice :)

    Victim XFX RS RX 570 Black Edition 4GB I not find any short-circuits. No dispaly. Gpu core is cold. I measured voltages and looks ok on input but 0V on VRM My curent suspect is APW8722 Single Buck Controller...
  4. N

    Question Windows 10 stuck booting after windows logo

    Hi everyone! I’m struggling with a huge issue: I have Windows 10 installed on a 500GB SSD, and apparently I screwed something up while messing with partitions and switching hard drives around (among other things) while building a second rig from spare parts. The actual issue I’m facing is that...
  5. Dargaud

    Question Dark screen on Dell M6700

    Hello all, my Dell Precision M6700 has been misbehaving lately, sometimes waking up with a dark screen, fixable only via a reboot (I could log in remotely in that case). But this morning, it won't boot. The screen stays dark even during the BIOS. The BIOS sequence hardly does anything, I see the...
  6. R

    Question I bought a broken r9 390x for cheap has the 6 pin connector grounded

    I bought a broken asus strix r9 390 for 30 bucks on ebay. The card itself is in great physical shape but doesnt boot when in pc. When there is no pcie power plugged in it boots blind, when the 8 pin pcie connector is plugged in it does the same, But if i plug just the 6-pin pcie connector in the...
  7. Question is this worth it? 22x Computer Monitors (Spares or Repairs)

    Here's the list! the seller claims they're mainly LCD Isues. with an asking price of £500 Lot includes: 1. AOC-GAMEING MONITOR CURVED C32G1 32 INCH X3 - RRP £257 (Total £771) 2. PHILIPS V LINE LCD MONITOR 243V7 24 INCH - X2 RRP £129.99 (Total £259.98) 3. PHILIPS V LINE LCD...
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    Question LCD Monitor Repair for Asus PG349Q 120Hz monitor

    Hi, I am very new to PC building and repair and came to this forum looking for advice. I bought the Asus ROG SWIFT PG349Q monitor and it came damaged and does not have a warranty. I am looking to see where I can find the panel model number or where to purchase a replacement panel for this...
  9. Question Repair Burnt GPU?

    Hey guys, first post here. Joining this forum is long overdue so here it goes! I have my old Gigabyte GTX 670 that is toasted from years ago. I've brought it out to make into a mini project to get going again. I'm looking for any insight on how to repair it given that the damaged MOSFET is the...
  10. Atix

    Question My laptop got into automatic repair loop, what can I do?

    Hy there! I have an Acer aspireV15 V591G, I had windows 10 on it and recently when I turned it off the automatic repair was working but I didnt want to wait for it to finish so I shut off the laptop. After all this once I tried to start the laptop, it would start automatic repair and never...
  11. staceysike

    Question Bad sectors on my hard drive - Is it possible to recover files?

    I am looking for some help regarding a damaged external hard drive I have. I ran a chkdsk on it through the terminal and it has returned errors saying I have bad sectors 😭 The in-built repair tool on my Windows laptop does not repair the problem so it must be quite bad. I am just wondering if...
  12. malcoski

    Question ASUS Vivobook s510u power cutting out randomly

    Hi All, I have an Asus s510u that all of a sudden starts cutting out after a few minutes to one hour. (usually during boot up) sometimes it makes it to windows but after a few minutes it cuts out. when this happens the fan is still running and the powerlight shows. only after holding down the...
  13. J

    Question My Desktop Won't Turn On

    Problem: Desktop randomly turned off while playing Witcher 3. I tried to switch it back on, but nothing happened. The keyboard is still on, and when I unplug and re-plug in my PC, the light will come on for maybe half a second, as well as the fans, but then nothing whenever I try again...
  14. Matt1983

    Question PC with Win10 doesn't boot

    I was ask to help fixing a laptop that doesn't boot. When in UEFI it goes into Win rescue environment (blue interface) when in Legacy it displays that there is no bootable media. I tried so mann things already. Startup Repair doesn't work, there are no previous backup points. I tried command...
  15. Hadeus

    Question PC stuttering while gaming.

    Hey, so my PC has been running pretty badly lately. It often crashes and performs really bad even on games that shouldn't be hard to run. Also stuff like webpages often lag even though I've got ping and download speed. Apparently my specs should actually be decent and shouldn't have any problems...
  16. Question How to repair old Samsung SP1604N HDD? It does not spin.

    Hi there guys, i'm new here. So I found an old 3.5 HDD of mine and i know it has a lot of childhood memories on it. For reference, it looks like this: So the thing is, when i plug it into a power supply it does not start spinning. It does not even make a sound, so i guess its not stuck or...
  17. beefycactusyt

    [SOLVED] [REPAIR] Graphics Card Damage

    Hey, I'm an idiot and recently dropped my graphics card. It is a Gigabyte GTX 1050ti. It was in a loosely protected box and a component fell off. I believe it is an Inductor Coil, a Magic R22. This looks to be the only physical damage on the board Can this be soldered back on? I also have some...
  18. Chevin0

    Question Scratched my gpu die

    I have predator helios 300 i7 7700hq gtx 1060 6gb and out of the box it have very bad thermals so I decided to repaste it with Arctic mx4. In the process of cleaning up the previous thermal compound I might have rubbed it too vigorously because the thermal compound was not coming out it got...
  19. S

    Question Power supply has black scorch marks on a particular area, what components are damaged?

    So, I found that my TV wouldn't turn on, so naturally I assumed the power supply was broken. So I opened the Tv and found black scorches in one of the areas. So, I feel like I know where the issue is, I'm just wondering, do I need to replace diodes or small capacitors? Circuit board image...
  20. mbrocke

    Question Laptop Screen Repairs?

    I have a Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E545 laptop running Windows 10 that the screen no longer works on. A couple months ago the left hinge cracked (which I gather is a relatively common issue with Lenovo laptops), so I JB-Welded it back together and it worked fine until recently. Today the screen...