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    [SOLVED] Hacking and Windows 10

    After being recently hacked by a scammer claiming to be from OFCOM, I was recommended to factory reset my PC. I tried this via the windows 10 "reset this PC" setting, but it got hung up at 22% before stopping and notifying me that it couldnt delete all my personal information. After this, I have...
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    [SOLVED] PC Boots up always on second load

    Hi guys, i built my PC about 2 years ago and it was OK since couple of months ago. The problem is every time i turn it on ROG logo Shows for couple of seconds and restarts itself and then ROG logo again and it boots up windows 7. I have tried to set BiOS to boot up with difrrent devices and even...
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    Question Could a router randomly change its custom WiFi & admin passwords w/o being hacked?

    Is there a circumstance where a DSL modem/router (Actiontec PK5000) could - without being hacked - block access via both the custom admin logon and SSID password? In other words, it had all the symptoms of changed passwords without undergoing a reset. Hacking was my immediate conclusion but the...
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    Question My PC frooze and wouldn't turn off from holding down reset button any ideas?

    What do you guys think the problem is? Whole PC froze, mouse wouldnt move, couldn't bring up task manager, i then held down PC reset button and power didn't go off. This might be related that 1 of 2 monitors wasn't coming on but it had power and when i checked display settings on my other...
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    Question Need to swap Boot SSD for a new SSD but use the old SSD as storage

    So my computer has gotten a bit wonky so I backed up all my files and I plan on factory resetting my PC. However I got a new 500gb 860evo SSD to use as a boot drive and want to use my previous boot drive as a storage drive along with my old HDD. How can I do this if I want to wipe all my...
  6. rolis17

    Question Windows 10 Reset stuck on 21% for 2 hours.

    I did a clean wipe of my pc through windows and clicked on wipe everything completely. However, I was loading one percent every 5 minutes or so but it has been stuck on the MSI Resetting this PC 21% loading screen for about 2 hours. It is a custom built PC, I do not know how to check if the HDD...
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    Question PC crash after startup, but not reset

    I've been struggling with a crashing issue for what feels like a year. I've been putting it off since it used to be random and very infrequent. But it has finally progressed to a point where the problem is repeatable/testable. Where I'm At My PC crashes every time I power on. It happens...
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    [SOLVED] NAS problems

    This is catastrophic and I am freaking out, Removed. I had a 10-second power outage last night, and now my Seagate Business Storage 4TB NAS which contains my entire life and business’ worth of every single imaginable thing seems to have big problems. The fans are running at a super high RPM...
  9. ceriumin

    Question Will resetting windows 10 clear License?

    I bought a used pc for 200£ with windows pro already installed but it wasn't activated and im paranoid that if i reset my pc, will my windows license reset as well?
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    Question I reset my pc and my usb with windows 10 recovery won’t complete

    I need help desperately I reset my computer and I made a windows 10 usb recovery and I start to recover but right when it hits 75% it fails and says it has ran into a error no changes has been made. Is there any solution?
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    Question Black screen after Windows 10 reset

    Okay, so I will make it as specific as possible. I wanted to preinstall a PC, I made a bootable USB flash drive, then I entered the BIOS, but the UEFI utility was Asrock which I've never seen before. I tried to make the settings to boot the Windows 10. I but the flash drive on first place and...
  12. el.cavalry.2010

    Question Motherboard POST fine (can access BIOS), but doesn't boot into any OS

    Hello! A friend of mine gave me an old Pc that he had laying around, the specs are: MB: Asrock 775i65G CPU: Pentium D 805 RAM: 512MB DDR400 HDD: 80GB SATA So.. What's the problem? I don't know.. The motherboard POST fine, I can access the BIOS and change things and all that stuff perfectly, but...
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    Question Virus blocking all reset tools

    Somehow my computer seems to have gotten a powerful virus and I have tried every damn thing I can to reset the computer and reinstall windows and just have a fresh wipe. Nothing has worked it keeps getting blocked saying can’t run this program or it will just kill the process. Any ideas on how...
  14. Kian4509

    [SOLVED] Complete reset of windows 10 stuck at 47% for 5 hours

    I wanted to do a complete reset of windows (i chose the option to "delete all files"). I started the reset and everything was going fine, but now its been stuck at 47% for 5 hours, its a 1TB HDD where only 150GB were filled, the screen is still active with the loading dots going around in the...
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    [SOLVED] Can I restore windows 10 if I do a factory reset?

    I installed Ubuntu in my laptop, I got rid of Windows 10, and Linux is the only OS in it now. If I do a factory reset of the laptop, will I get windows 10 back? Or, even if it came within the laptop, it is gone forever now?
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    Question Pc won’t turn on after bios reset

    Hello, so basically I was trying to get my new gpu to work, and I’m doing so I went into bios and changed from igd (integrated graphics) to pge (the gpu) but the gpu didn’t work, so I just got black screens. Since I couldn’t change back without going into bios cause of black screen, I tried to...
  17. Emprazon

    Question Bios may be corrupted

    I have changed my chipset settings from bios from INTEGRATED GRAPHICS -Auto To INTEGRATED GRAPHICS-ENABLED after that pc resolution got less and i was unable to get in bios again and now my pc is not booting please please please please help me
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    Question I reset my PC, and now I have no Hard Drive space.

    So I have the same problem as the guy in this thread: https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/reset-my-pc-now-i-have-no-hard-drive-space.2889729/ Kept personal files, but deleted everything else when given the option of resetting my PC. But I still have the same amount of Hard Drive space...
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    [SOLVED] Computer Resets once during any game, then will be fine until I turn it off

    Every time I turn on my computer from being off, I am subject to my computer freezing for a moment, then resetting itself. I can have it mid the first game of League I play, but after that it will be fine to go as long as I have the computer on. I don't imagine this is a temperature issue given...