Forum discussion tagged with replacement.
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    Question Is PCB replacement going to work if the drive is detected?

    I wan to check if it's possible to fix my drive by replacing the PCB. It's a Seagate ST1000LM035 and it's actually an external harddrive (Seagate Expansion). When I plug it in to my Linux Laptop, using USB, it says like this in dmesg [16433.285102] usb 2-2: new high-speed USB device number 14...
  2. Question Help with identifying TVS diodes and Zero Ohm resistor

    Hi everyone, anyone I've got an 8Tb Seagate Barracuda drive here that came in an external enclosure. I was cleaning my office and unplugged everything then when plugging it all back in I accidentally plugged in a higher voltage plug and it has stopped working (no spin-up, no blinking light...
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    [SOLVED] Ram replacement question.

    Hello all, I need to replace the ram in my computer. I currently have G.SKILL Ripjaws V Series 16GB 2133 MHz. It seems they do not sell this speed anymore, and if they do it is very overpriced. Will a faster speed still be compatible with my desktop? The same model of ram is available at...
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    Question What is the best / most advanced router that I can replace my current verizon router with?

    Hello all, This is a picture of my current Verizon router: I currently have a 400/400Mbps Download/Upload Plan. The problem is that the router's range is limited and wont reach my backyard or my basement because its placed on the third floor. What I need you guys to...
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    Question Lenovo Yoga 720 Compatible Graphics Cards?

    Hello, the Lenovo support for some reason can't give any technical information and directed me to a third-party repair shop to get this information but to me that is very weird So I am here to get the information instead. The Lenovo Yoga 720 that I have has integrated graphics that it uses...
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    [SOLVED] CPU Upgrade suggestion

    I have an AM3+ socket AMD Phenom II X4 965 Proc 3.40GHz and Im up for an upgrade becuase of APEX ssse3 requirements. I have two questions: 1. Can I buy a up to date replacement and just pop it in the same socket? If so What is a good replacement (Yes Im playing Doom eternal as well) 2. If I...
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    [SOLVED] iPad A1489 Digitizer replacement

    I use an iPad mini 2, I can not find any replacer for my digitizer anywhere. Those available are one pin, mine is two separate sets of pins. What is the second pin for? And can I go ahead and fix the digitizer with one pin. Will it work?
  8. Question Buy keys separately

    Good Morning. I would like to know if anyone knows any pages that sell spare keys for notebooks. The D key of my ASUS ROG GL553-VD was broken and I need to replace it. Please, those who know, leave the link in comments or send me a private message with the link. Thank you.
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    [SOLVED] Can't decide between 3 options

    Trying to get a new computer, but I'm not sure how best to decide between the following 3. This computer would be used for Word, internet browsing, and playing Sim 4 a bit as the most intense thing it does. I was really hoping to stay under $600 but that other one popped up as an option also...
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    [SOLVED] Pc turning off as soon as i turn it on

    Hello, So i recently bought a new CPU and PCU for my PC as they were waay too outdated compared to the other components i had on my PC. The PCU is a Corsair RM650 and the CPU is a i5 9600k. I unplugged the old PCU as well as the CPU and installer the new ones with no actual problems and...
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    [SOLVED] Problem causing huge temperature spikes and fps drops in games

    A few weeks ago Ive been noticing a problem that seems to have gotten worse ever since. When playing a game my cpu and gpu seem to shut down, causing huge frame drops making most games completely unplayable as these fps drops happen so frequently. I researched it and concluded it had to be a...
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    [SOLVED] Replaced Processor Computer powers on but no Display

    So I have probably done something dumb. I decided to replace my processor with a Ryzen 3 2200G, also ended up having to replace my motherboard with the same stock model as the one that I broke. After replacing the motherboard, putting the new processor in place, and putting on the cpu fan with...
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    [SOLVED] Do I need to reinstall Windows when replacing my mobo?

    I have a build where everything was working fine except some screen flickering. That flickering turned into random green screens and we narrowed it down to a defective motherboard. ASRock is replacing it with the same model. Will I need to reinstall Windows if it is the same model of mobo? Thanks!
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    [SOLVED] Correct cooler size

    I recently got an hp omen obelisk with an i7 9700. I wanted to change the cpu fan I don’t know what size fan I need. I’m pretty sure it’s not a full size atx because it only has 2 ram slots. And also, will I be able to change the fan speed if I change out the fan
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    Question CMOS battery replacement for Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming

    Hello, I own a Dell gaming laptop and the computer clock lags the local time sometimes. Therefore I decided to replace the CMOS battery, but I am not sure how to disconnect the battery from the motherboard and do not think it is a good idea to force the two wire connector. I tried...
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    Question R9 390X or RX 570 8GB?

    I had to buy a second GPU to realise that the problem was in my motherboard so I'm looking to sell one and plug the other one in a new motherboard. Which one would you sell? Which one would you keep? The R9 390X or the RX 570 8GB version? Keep in mind consumption is not an issue, my PSU can...
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    Question rog strix b350-f gaming motherboard compatible cpu fan recommendation

    I have a ryzen 1700x and that didn't come with a fan so i bought one and it blocks my RAM slots on my pc. i barely got my 16GBs in to the farthest slots. i don't need the absolute best but i need a recommendation for a fan. preferably with a link to the fan? please?
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    Question Old Build - Motherboard Failed

    Hello all, I built a computer back in 2012 and the motherboard has packed in. I am trying to get back into this as I've totally forgotten everything I learned all those years ago. Whilst trying to select a new motherboard I am currently fearing the worst (having to replace a few more...
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    Question Looking for headsets comparible to the Turtle Beach Ear Force P11

    The Earforce P11 has dual volume controls. I can have voice calls for one dial, and music/games/other things for the other dial. If music is overpowering the person I'm in a call with, I can just lower one volume dial and/or turn up the other volume dial. This is a feature I've grown very...
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    Question Replacement for Logitech T400

    My old logitech T400 finally kicked the bucket yesterday. I want to replace it with something similar. I don't want a scroll wheel and the "new" t400 prices on ebay and amazon are insane. Id be willing to get a "new" t400 for around 30 bucks or so. but not the over 60 and in someplaces over 100...