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Forum discussion tagged with reset.
  1. klear6

    Question Scraping an accidentally reset android device free

    Hey guys I have an emergency. :ouch: I have a Oukitel WP17 - which is like a giant battery with a display, that runs android. Good for self defense if you need it in a pinch too, I guess - it weighs a ton and is HUGE. On the upside I have 2 special needs kids that have dropped it countless...
  2. P

    Question Delayed reset button action.

    I have an unstable PC, which crashes once a day with a white or uniform color screen. Most likely power supply problem - the replacement is in the mail. The strange part is that I have to hold the reset button for 10-15s to cause reboot. Is there any meaning of this unusual behavior? My system...
  3. itsparsic

    Question DELL - PC wont boot unless CMOS is reset, HELP!

    I am currently fixing up my old DELL XPS 8700 computer after a few years without using it. Long story short, pressing the power button doesn't do anything to the pc, nothing happens...sometimes. Occasionally the pc will start with a delay after hitting the power but not frequently enough not to...
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    [SOLVED] Suddenly my monitor is blank in every start. i have to press 'reset' button to work .

    my pc was running fine and normal. i didnt install any new driver, software etc and didnt open my pc case either. Everything was running normally but suddenly since three days when i start my pc with power button , it starts everything like fan, cpu, gpu and even monitor. But there is no...
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    Question Hard reboot after 45mins of gaming, only "Kernel Power Error" shown in Event Viewer ?

    Hello! I built my PC a year ago, from scratch (except the harddrive), everything worked just fine, no crashes no problems. But then a month and a half back on certain games (PUBG) i started getting hard reboots after playing for around an hour, and nothing out of the ordinary (for me, kernel...
  6. BlueGuyTTV

    Question PC turns on and then off in a millisecond ? (I suspect the mobo)

    Hello. I am facing a difficulty. I had an old pc of mine, that i wanna give to my brother. I disassembled it to just the mobo and psu + cpu. With, or without the cpu the PSU turns on for just a spin then turns off, so its not the cpu. I saw some bent pins, could that be the problem? Keep in...
  7. A

    [SOLVED] Question about resetting my PC and reinstalling windows with a USB

    I need to reset my PC. Its bad, all my deleted files keep reappearing after reboots. My disk usage is constantly going up to 100%. I can't uninstall apps, they just come back. Super slow. And when i try to reset, it just restarts the PC and doesn't reset anything. So, i think my only option is...
  8. S

    [SOLVED] Windows 10 won't let me reset my PC, need help how to clean install with my specs

    So, I just want to reset my PC. Get rid of all my apps, files and start fresh. I've already backed everything up. However, everytime I try to reset my PC, i click "remove everything" and "Reinstall windows". It goes to 100% and then it restarts. And then it starts again normally, but nothing...
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    Question PC rebooting after installing new RAM ?

    Hello, Just today my new RAM arrived but after installing it my PC just keeps rapidly rebooting itself. The new RAM I installed is exact same model as existing RAM (HX432C16FB3/16). The reboots occur both when both RAMS are installed (in the correct slots according to manufacturer) but also...
  10. A

    Question Frequent BSOD and can't reset my windows 10.

    Hello, So I've been suffering for the past week with this PC. Let's start off with how it began, I was playing a video game until suddenly I got a BSOD I tried to restart my PC but it just gave me another BSOD or sometimes just get stuck at start-up loading then turn off and on again so I could...
  11. Iver Hicarte

    [SOLVED] Difference Between Clearing CMOS Through Battery Removal vs. Loading Optimized Defaults within the BIOS?

    Good day, What is the difference between resetting the motherboard's BIOS through physical resetting through the removal of the CMOS battery vs. just loading the optimized defaults through the BIOS itself. Did some research and what most people say is that they're basically the same. But isn't...
  12. P

    Question Internet only connects after network reset each morning

    I recently moved into new student accommodation, and to get internet in my room I've been using a TP-Link (wifi and wireless) powerline adapter. The speeds and ping are just fine, however, each morning when I boot my computer, there is no internet (through either ethernet or wifi). After about 5...
  13. D

    [SOLVED] New Build - Resets immediately after choosing boot from USB to install OS

    Hey Guys, I built a new system with the following parts. CPU: AMD Ryzen 9 3900X 3.8 GHz 12-Core Processor MB: ASRock B550 Steel Legend ATX AM4 Motherboard (Bios V2.10) Ram: G.Skill 32GB TridentZ Neo HD: 4 X Seagate 6 TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive HD: 1 X Samsung 970 EVO Plus 2 TB...
  14. Dan3433556

    Question Computer Incredibly Slow Out of Nowhere

    Someone please help I've been using this computer for years now and I have not downloaded anything substantial recently nor have I made any modifications to the PC itself regrading parts. Yesterday I was playing a game on my computer and all of a sudden my computer froze completely causing me to...
  15. T

    [SOLVED] Swapped power and reset buttons, now PC turns on and fans blast at full speed, but doesn't boot up.

    I installed some new RAM, and upon restarting my PC realised the power button from my 12 year old PC case doesn't work. It's a physical problem not an electric one (the plastic has warped and can no longer be pressed in), so I swapped the power with the reset button, which can be pressed in...
  16. J

    Question GPU works only after resetting to default in BIOS ?

    Hello, After 3 years, my GPU just stops turning on(it started the other day) and the computer just boots via the Vega 11 on the 2400G. I was able to Factory Reset the driver through the Radeon Software, and it still didn't work. The following morning, I reseated the GPU, and triple checked the...
  17. Y

    Question Fan RGB color reset each time computer is turned off

    My RGB fans are being controlled from the case for unknown reason in each time I turn off my PC the RGB color reset to the old color but if I restart the PC RGB color just stays. Any help or recommendation will be appreciated.
  18. Question Windows boot screen has weird lines/artifacts

    My computer has these weird lines and keeps rebooting about 5 seconds into the windows logo from all devices. An HDD, an SSD, and USB (media creation tool). Bios loads fine and I just updated it. It happened 2 days ago and I havent changed anything. Could it be the CPU? Tried different GPU...
  19. D

    [SOLVED] does the reset this PC feature on windows let you choose a different drive to install windows on?

    I need to reinstall windows on my new nvme ssd and I need to know if the reset this PC feature let you choose a different drive or it installs on the original drive. One of the options when going through with this lets you keep personal data but I'm not sure if you can install windows onto a...
  20. benik89

    [SOLVED] Win10 doesn't detect Keyboard after Reset

    Hi, i did a reset on my Win10 PC, keeping all the files, but now neither keyboard nor mouse are being detected and im stuck on login screen. (Keyboard works fine in BIOS) I already did some troubleshooting since there are some posts about this topic, but so far nothing worked: -Disabled USB...
  21. M

    [SOLVED] Laptop acts as if it's booting for the first time whenever I restart.

    I have an Acer Predator Helios 300 laptop. The laptop works perfectly fine if I just put it to sleep. But if I shut it down, it sometimes starts up as if I'm booting it for the first time ever; no desktop icons, installed apps, backgrounds, user data. If I restart it a couple of times, it...
  22. E

    [SOLVED] My pc doesn't always boot unless I reset my motherboard

    Hello, so here are my specs i9-10900kf cooled with z63 rtx 3080 32gb corsair rams 2 ssd's - 1 hdd colorful z490 vulcan x20 gamemax 1050w So my problem is my pc doesn't boot from the first time normally, I have to switch the powersupply to OFF then Click on the reset button on my motherboard...
  23. D

    [SOLVED] Threadripper boot loop without POST ?

    Hi, I assembled a PC last May 2020 and it has been working perfectly till Jan the 6th 2021 when in the middle of my work the computer started resetting in a loop and it has been unable to POST since then. PC SETUP : AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960x CPU CoolerMaster ML360RGB AIO CPU cooler pump...
  24. [SOLVED] Front panel AsRock B450M pro4-f

    Hi, on my motherboard (AsRock B450M pro4-f), I don't know how to connect the reset switch and the power switch, so can you say me if I have to connect it like on the image 1 or on the image 2 ? And should i connect the PWRBTN# and the RESET# on the positive side of my pins (where i can see a...
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    Question PC performance decrease after reset Windows 10

    Hey there, I have reset Windows 10 on my computer one week ago to clean-up my pc and just start over from a clean install, but since then had a problem with the performance of the cpu. My CPU: 9700k (running at 4.6 GHz after "Load Optimized Defaults" by ASUS Z390-E motherboard, stock was 3.6...
  26. JohMira

    Question I OVERCLOCKED TOO HIGH NOW MY PC KEEPS RESETTING, HELP ME!

    Ok let me first say this is completely my fault. One day i was following a tutorial on how to overclock so i can get the best possible performance out of my rig and when i was closing the application i pressed the [x] it SET MY CORE CLOCK TO 1000 and even though i did not press the check mark my...
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    [SOLVED] Reinstall Windows 10 after hardware switch

    Hello So around 1 week ago I bough a new motherboard/CPU and RAM and everything is working fine but I've seen people saying that you should reinstall windows after replacing you cpu/motherboard. Is there a reason for me to do so? Old vs New Specs Z97 PC Mate --> ROG Strix B550-f Intel i5 4460...
  28. W

    [SOLVED] Why are games running at extremely low FPS after reset?

    Howdy, I reset my laptop (Alienware 17 R4) after having it for four years. I have a GTX 1070 and then Integrated Graphics 630, I have an I7700, and 16 gbs of RAM. Before I reset my computer I could run most games at 60+ fps, but now every game I play I only get 5-10. Does anybody have any ideas...
  29. T

    Question Can't install windows 10

    Critical process died All of my hardware is new except my gpu btw! Hello, so my PC was freezing and I would have to restart it and it was happening every hour. I tried reseting the PC twice and it would still happen. I thought it was my SSD gone bad since I've had it for around 6 years. So I...
  30. B

    Question HELP! PC stuck in reset loop after CPU upgrade... shouldn't DG33BU be compatible with Q9550/Q9650?

    Hey there, so I have a DG33BU motherboard and I've been trying to run a Q9550 on it, but it always end up resetting at the Windows startup. I've tried everything, isn't this CPU supposed to be compatible with my motherboard? I've seen many people on the internet claiming to use this motherboard...
  31. System32_76

    [SOLVED] CSM Settings In BIOS Keep Resetting

    Hello! Whenever I start up my computer, the settings under CSM (Compatibility Support Module) under my BIOS keep resetting back to "Legacy Only" even though I manually set CSM to be disabled. View: https://imgur.com/CJjIp61 I replaced the CMOS battery that came with the motherboard with a...
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    Question Asus Vivobook x512u UEFI password reset

    Hello, i have big problem 1 year ago IT guy reinstall windows and set UEFI admin user password now i want reinstall windows and cant acces bios with admin rights or BOOT from USB how can i reset that password without laptop disband. i search and read 3 hours in google cant find solution for this...
  33. J

    [SOLVED] Annoying Windows Display/Graphics Reset After Launching Steam.

    This is starting to drive me crazy now! let’s start. When Microsoft Flight Simulator released initially, like many others, I was trying to debug and the improve performance. I first reinstalled Windows 10 Pro onto my SSD. This didn’t cause any problems I believe. Then I used DDU (in safe mode)...
  34. P

    Question PC Crashing only on certain games

    I recently built a new pc and while playing certain games it shuts off and quickly turns back on and reboots. no blue screen or anything. it seems to only occur on games from steam, but not all games. it occurs like clockwork on warframe and PUBG. i have put many hours in on Sea of Thieves and...
  35. FaelanTM

    [SOLVED] ASrock Fatal1ty B450 Gaming K4 Bios gets reset after PSU switch OFF.

    Hello,guys. I have a problem that i don't know why it happens ( for 2nd time now ) bios gets reset after PC being unplugged,PSU switch off. At first i thought it was the XMP as the first time it reset the XMP profile was at 3200 MHZ and i read its not working well with Ryzen but today the...
  36. [SOLVED] HELP !! Temps & Freq. High after running ThrottleStop on Core2Quad 8200 @ 2.33 Ghz.

    Greetings Everyone, I wanted to overclock my Core2Quad Q8200 2.33 Ghz so I downloaded a standalone installer of ThrottleStop from TechPowerUP. Couldn't really figure out what to do so I clicked on some "+" buttons & then "-" buttons to undo changes but never clicked on "Turn ON" or "Save"...
  37. R

    [SOLVED] what can i safely backup after RAT infestation?

    so i got RATS (maybe, at least im paranoid enough to reset win10) i know without knowing the type/kind of RAT, it would be hard to answer this, but what is safe to backup before reset let me ask more specifically 1. can virus/rat attach to random text and media and program files in my hard...
  38. T

    Question After moving my computer it has begun restarting at random

    The Issue I moved my computer from one desk to another around a week ago, and since then it has begun restarting every so often, though after the initial restart it will do so more frequently unless turned off for a while. For detail, these "restarts" don't fully restart the system itself...
  39. Ometeol

    [SOLVED] Error after Windows 10 Reset - Cannot boot with original SSD installed

    Hi guys, I recently attempted to reset a windows 10 pc using the built in reset PC tool. Unfortunately Something appears to have gone wrong with it. For reference, I had 2 Data storage disks installed in the pc: a 256gb SSD that had the original windows installion and a 2TB HDD. When I attempt...
  40. L

    [SOLVED] TPM clearing issues, Please help, I’m clueless.

    I recently ordered parts to build a new pc, so I was planning on selling my current one to a friend. However, upon reseting the pc and then restarting it, I ran into an issue with “TPM” - Whatever that is. When the pc is booting up after a restart or powering on, the first screen you see after...