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Page 3 - Forum discussion tagged with repair.
  1. Tomjoppe28

    Question Help Identify faulty part.

    Hey all, I recently built a computer for a friend, the day we put it together it worked absolutely fine. The day after it did too for around 4 hours. While playing Forza horizon 4 suddenly the computer completely shut off. When we tried turning it on it would flash led lights and spin the fans...
  2. C

    Question Spilled small amount of water on PC

    PC had small amount of water spilled on it and now it will turn on but will not display to my monitor specs: (if needed) EVGA 1060 3gb G4560 16GB 2133MHz ram
  3. R

    [SOLVED] Sapphire R9 270x Dual-X Black Screen? Here is how i fixed mine.

    Hi Guys, So as the title says, i managed to fix my Sapphire R9 270x Dual-X graphic card. I've done so much research on the problem that i had finally decided to take matters into my own hands and try to fix it by all means. And wanted to poste my results so it might help others even though...
  4. O

    [SOLVED] ground required for a working notebook usb port?

    The plaque on a notebook's usb port broke. Left are 4pins. Utilizing jump wire and a female micro usb port https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/71WFZ4QxywL._SL1500_.jpg I want to get a working usb port. The female micro usb part has a ground wire. Is it required to wire the ground...
  5. Z

    Damaged motherboard - is this repairable ?

    Hi there, i am in a bit of a tricky situation, and i'll gladly take your help ! I recently purchased a MSI B450 Tomahawk max for my first build, and it worked well for a couple of days, until i had to transport my fresh build by car to my apartment. Unfortunately, the journey was kind of bumpy...
  6. J

    Question 2 broken resistors on Lenovo 90BF002DUK motherboard

    Hi there, I was removing the CPU cooler on my sisters old Lenovo 90BF002DUK motherboard (FM2+ socket) from a Lenovo h50-55 and i accidentally knocked off 2 resistors by the CPU. I am looking into getting the motherboard repaired but I am being told it will cost £90. I can replace the motherboard...
  7. T

    [SOLVED] How to fix endless repair loop?

    So my Psu was making strange sounds the last couple days. Just yesterday I awake to and endless windows startup repair loop. So I went out and got a new psu thinking that would solve my problem... I thought wrong. Been trying several methods and so far nothing has resolved this... I can't do a...
  8. Jadepanths

    Question PC doesn't turn on

    Hi. It's black Friday and I decided to build my first pc. Then, I got everything ran for a couple days. I noticed that on cinebench r20, my ryzen 7 2700x was running slower than the 1700x. Then, the real problems begin. My computer shutdowned and wouldn't turn on unless I unplugged it...
  9. H

    Question Laptop is burning through all SSD cables

    I have owned a Lenovo Y700 for ~2 years. It only has 256GB of storage and one of the slots comes empty from factory. I tried to connect my SSD to it twice but all cables (or whatever they are called) burnt immediately after power-up. What can I do. I am really low on money is there any cheap...
  10. Heater6785

    [SOLVED] Repair deformed headset cushions

    I'm using A4Tech Bloody G501 headset and due to my glasses it's left cushion (and slightly right) is concave, any tips how to fix it (if it even can be)? I've searched online for cushions but there just aren't the same like the stock.
  11. T

    Question Desktop dead after power-outage, PSU replacement didn't fix

    At this point after buying a new PSU and it still not working I am hesitant to just go buying more parts in a guess that that's the issue. Are there any tests I can do for each individual part? I have access to a friend's PC that I can plug in each part into to see if it is functional. Is it...
  12. HardAsARockie

    [SOLVED] Failed to boot. Failed to repair. Mouse & keyboard unresponsive. Please help.

    Hello, I recently upgraded my PC. When I boot into Windows 7, it says Windows is unable to start. It crashes, I get a quick blue screen, and it sends me to repair windows. When I repair windows, it fails. When I try to checkout other options, I am unable to due to my mouse and keyboard being...
  13. N

    Question Pc Crashing (freeze) and BSOD

    Hi Everyone, i have a problem. My computer freezing anytime and sometimes It appears to me BSOD (unexpected kernel mode trap, critical process died, and more) ( The freezing happens in desktop, games and when i wear MEMTEST86 and Windows memory diagnostic. I have: Intel i5 7500 Asus strix...
  14. A

    [SOLVED] System restore no longer working

    My dad has this old PC that occasionally boots up with a black screen that does nothing on Windows 7 after the Windows loading screen. I fix this normally by using system restore and everything is fine. This happens once every 1 or 2 months. But it happened again and this time system restore no...
  15. Samsamproducts

    [SOLVED] Glass-Deep LCD Repair

    Alright everyone - crazy plan time and I need someone to talk me out of it. I am looking at a gaming laptop for sale - Alienware 15 with a 980m, 4k touch display, all the bells and whistles of its day. Great laptop, amazing price. Only problem is the screen has a crack in it so the touch...
  16. Y

    [SOLVED] Does repair cost vary?

    Hey, I own a Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge and I have cracked the front screen alongside caused a few dead pixels in the crack. The repair price in Samsung stores is £189 max. It's quite a price considering a I could add another £100 and buy it refurbished, however, the back glass is completly fine...
  17. [SOLVED] Monitor broke but screen not cracked

    So my monitor fell forward onto the top of a pop can. When on... you can see the results below. However, when feeling with my finger, there are no cracks; Confirmed visually when the monitor is off. Here is the monitor I bought.. about 18 months ago...
  18. A

    Question Stuck on "Repairing disk errors"

    TL;DR: Stuck on "Repairing disk errors. This might take over an hour to complete" for three hours, don't know how to fix So last night my PC shut down suddenly due to running out of electric in my house though I didn't really think much of it and just waited until the next day to use it again...
  19. D

    [SOLVED] How to fix Bios Corruption on Envy 20

    I have a Envy 20 computer that will not boot up into window nor can I get into bios. It started with a flickering problem when I was in windows; working properly at this time. After doing some research, I found out that the bios need to be updated then the graphic cards. I updated the bios; only...
  20. Y

    Cost of setting up pc repair/upgrade business?

    Cost of setting up pc repair/upgrade business? I am IT graduate and have worked many years in retail. I want out and was wondering how much a collection of stock to run repair/upgrade business. I.E how much is ram(laptop/desktop) wholesale and Hardrive's as well as other small components. I...