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    Possible bottleneck with GTX 1060 3GB?

    Hello, I am thinking about buying a GTX 1060 3GB, but I have a couple of concerns. My computer is somewhat old (about 4 or 5 years), and I am wondering if i should just go for a weaker card like the 1050 Ti to prevent any bottlenecks. Is my power supply good enough? Is my processor to weak...
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    gpu upgrade thoughts

    Hello I currently want a better budget gpu my pc has: amd fx8320:cpu as rock 970 pro r2.0:mobo 8 gb ddr3 1866:ram ssd:240 gb Hdd:500 gb gpu:asus 6670 hd I basically play games like diablo or torchlight but I want to move on and basically I want to try witcher 3 etc.I don't mind playing it on...
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    Static Noise through front panel headphone jack

    Hello, I recently bought a NZXT S340 and when I plug in my headphones I get a static sound in the background, but when I push the plug into the port and hold it there it goes away. I really don't know how to get rid of it, I know it's not my headphones because when I plug them into my phone it's...
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    Can't go to on any browser

    I don't know what i downloaded or someone else downloaded but it changed a lot of things i got everthing back to normal but i can't got to when i try to go to it redirects me to this
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    Error 0xc00000e9 appears when trying to boot with windows 10

    Today after trying to boot the pc with windows 10 I would get to the part where windows' icon is shown and after a while I would get this ''RECOVERY There was a problem with a device connected to your PC. An unexpected I/O error has occurred. Error code: 0xc00000e9 This problem can happen when a...
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    Help in picking a MOBO!

    The motherboard is the only left we are having problem to complete our new PC build. We are not into overclocking and we don't want an expensive motherboard because we're not into overclocking and stuffs. Our budget for the motherboard is 100$ less I guess. And I found this 2 motherboard but the...
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    Freesync on non-freesync

    Hello guys, i got a question about Freesync and monitors. I maybe want to install a AMD gpu into my new build but can i use freesync with a non-freesync monitor. Since freesync is not a physical module like g-sync, i thought that you could just install some software to get freesync
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    Program to shut down my PC, without an option to cancel the shutdown?

    Does anyone knows of a program I can download, or a utility available in Windows 10, which will allow me to set a time for my PC to shut down, without giving me an option to abort? I have horrible self control when it comes to getting to sleep on time (Evidenced by it being 5 AM, and I work at...
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    Rate my setup...

    Just wondering what to expect in terms of performance with this setup. Power Supply: Corsair CX600 Motherboard: Gigabyte H81M-S2H CPU: Intel Core i5-4460 GPU: MSI GTX 750 TI 2GB Future upgrade to Asus Turbo GTX 1060 6GB Displays: 3 x Samsung 24" 1920x1080 curved LED monitors Memory...
  10. gedwards913

    NZXT Hue+ Magnetic LED Light Strips Under Motherboard

    So I have these NZXT that have a feature to magnetically cling to metal. The hold is pretty weak, just enough to hold it in place. These will fit underneath my motherboard (MSI Gaming M7), but I wanted to know if this poses any risk with being close proximity to the motherboard (less than a...
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    using over 32 gb sd cards in smart phones

    I have a stylo 2 plus that says will use up too a 2 tb sd card. I have been trying for a few wks now to get that to work. I have use external card readers and am able to put about 500 gb of music on a 1 tb sd card. When inserting it into the phone it will not mount it. I have tried mounting the...
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    New graphics card won't get past the Motherboard Splash screen. Keyboard doesn't work so can't get into BIOS.

    Hi, I recently bought a EVGA GTX 1070 FTW and I'm stuck at the splash screen upon start-up. Yes I've connected my monitor directly to the gpu using the vga plug. My keys don't work so I'm unable to change any settings or go to Gigabyte's BIOS. It sits at this screen for about 3-4 minutes then...
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    Question about cloning my HDD to a new computer.

    Soon I'll be building my first PC, my plan is to clone the hard drive in my laptop onto the SSD going into the desktop, then fire it up and install the necessary drivers. Will this work? My concern is that some drivers or something from the laptop will disagree with the new hardware. I'm sure...
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    Is everything good to go? budget gaming

    Took me awhile but I bought these and hoping i'm ready to go! i Just upgraded my mobo/cpu/ram and gpu CPU: Intel Core i5-6600 3.3GHz Quad-Core Processor Motherboard MSI H110M Gaming Micro ATX LGA1151 Motherboard Memory G SKILL 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR4-2400 Memory Video Card Zotac...
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    Will my PSU damage my GPU?

    I have an Ace 750w power supply and i just recently bought a gigabyte g1 gaming gtx 1070. Upon installing it, i found that i didnt have the correct 8 pin power cable from my PSU. I have installed a molex to 8 pin adapter. The power light on the GPU sometimes flashes when playing on demanding...
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    Completely Random PC Crashes

    Okay so I'm in dire need of help and I'm almost sure it has something to do with my graphics cards but I'd rather be safe than sorry so first here's system specs CPU: Intel i7-6700k CPU Cooler: H100i V2 Motherboard: ASUS ROG Maximus VIII Hero LGA 1151 Graphics Cards: MSI R9 390 Gaming PSU: EVGA...
  17. Funkosapien

    My video card has a display port 1.2 port right?

    About to spend a bit over $900 AUD on a ROG Swift monitor. Figured I'd better just double check and make sure I'm 100% before I spend that sorta money. Current GPU (though will be upgrading to a 1080ti if they're released or a Titan X if they are not) is a 770 GTX ...
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    Opinion on first gaming PC build

    MSI h170a gaming 3 motherboard Intel core i5 6500 processor WD desktop 1tb hard drive Corsair cxm 550w power supply EVGA geforce GTX 1060 6GB graphics card Crucial 8GB memory card Asus 24 inch monitor Razer DeathAdder Chroma mouse Cooler master quick fire pro keyboard Corsair 200r midtower case...
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    Dont want bottleneck when i upgrade to the gtx 1070, help?

    I want no bottleneck at all What hardware do i need to change and what do u recommend? How much bottleneck will it be if i only change the graphic card? I have not changed this prebuilt computer anything. The graphic card i have now is somthing in the AMD Radeon HD 7900 Series. Specs...
  20. Jonathan Cave

    HTC Vive - software

    i've ordered a 'used' HTC vive and understand i won't be able to redeem any games it came with. What software do you guys use ? just looking to get some advice on what useful software or resources to use? thanks
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    Screenshots Acting funny.

    Okay, so my computer is acting really strange. When I try to take a screenshot it only succeeds 25% of the time. Half the time it does nothing, and 25% of the time my computer will actually take screenshots of where my screen was several minutes before, or even in folders or menus that I never...
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    Bluescreen crash message

    When im playing games the game randomly closes, after i start it back up i get the following bluescreen error: *** STOP: 0x00000116 (0xFFFFFA801491B010, 0xFFFFF88006D31D90, 0x0000000000000000, 0x0000000000000002) Anyone know a fix?
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    Battle field ONE cpu usage

    so im running a i7-4790k cooled with a nepton 240mm liquid cooler and a gtx 1070 strix over clocked edition and im playing with the card on game mode not on OC mode the game has been running beautifully with frames never dropping below 80 on maxed out and the res scale is 42% which is native...
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    Is it possible to increase fps by 5 without overclocking and lowering the quality?

    I want to play Rise of The Tomb Raider and on medium settings I have 25-30 fps in open world and 30-45 in caves, tombs. I want to have at least 30 fps no matter where. I have already overclocked my CPU.
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    [SOLVED] Asus VS247 monitor keeps turning off and buttons do not work.

    FIXED! Switched my two screens in screen monitor and then back which fixed it all??? no clue how it it helped ;D
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    Smallest mini itx case that can fit dual slot cards?

    I'm looking to build a tiny pc and I'm on a quest to build the smallest pc possible. I got a really good deal on an i5 2500k for $15, and i'll probably get the gtx 1050 when it comes out. judging by how small the 1060 can be, the 1050 will probably be just as small if not smaller(although most...
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    adding 2x8gb & 2x4gb ram to get 24gb

    Hello, The motherboard I have is a Giga-Byte GA-Z97-SLI I have two 8 gb ram sticks: 2400 MHZ DDR3 1.65v and I also have two 4 gb ram sticks: 1600 MHZ DDR3 1,5v I had them working at first, I had the 8gigers in the first 2 slots and the 4gigers in the last 2 slots going from left to right. Now...
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    Using a GTX 770 2gb with 525w psu

    Hi, i have a dell precision t3500 with a xeon x5647 and a 525 watt dell psu. i want to put my gtx 770 2gb card in it. the problem is that my psu does not have a 8pin pcie connector. is it ok if i just plug a 6pin in the 8pin connector on the gpu? the gpu has a tdp of 220 watts, pci slot...
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    MS Framework 4.0 froze on install.

    I just re-installed my Win 7. After I attempted to install MS Net Framework 4.0, the installer simply froze. I cancelled it and after installing MS Visual Redistributable 2010,2012 and 2013, I attempted installing Framework 4.0 and this time the installation worked. Any idea what the problem...
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    Driver install failure gtx960 100me

    I tried to install my driver from nvidia experience and it failed. I thought that is possible so i tried it once again and again failed anyone know how to fix this? i run windows 10 64bit a intel core i5 4460 and my gtx 960 my motherboard is a msi h81m-e84
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    Motherboard not accepting CPU

    Hi. I have an Intel Pentium Dual Core and I want to replace it with a Pentium D. When I power up the system with a Pentium Dual Core it doesn't post. So I thought I had to update the bios. The motherboard is a Gigabyte GA-8TRC410MNF-RH. When I have the bios on a usb stick formatted correctly, I...
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    Quick powersupply/mobo question

    Hello community, I'm building a mini itx computer for a friend. The mini itx motherboard requires a 4 pin cpu connector, and the psu has the standard 4+4 cable. I plan on custom sleeving these cables but since I only need 4, what would happen if I removed the other 4 cables entirely and just...
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    Budget Upgrade help please

    Windows 10 Home 64-bit CPU Intel Core i7 920 @ 2.67GHz 44 °C Bloomfield 45nm Technology RAM 16.0GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 534MHz (7-7-7-18) Motherboard MSI MSI X58 Pro-E (MS-7522) (CPU 1) 40 °C Graphics M43-C1 (1920x1080@60Hz) 4095MB NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 (EVGA) 28...
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    My computer randomly restarts when playing intensive games

    For some reason my computer keeps randomly restarting when playing intensive games. Please help? GPU: GeForce GTX 750 Ti SC CPU: FX-4300 PSU: 500W. I tried to install new drivers and clean out dust out of fans. Fans work fine and everything is connected properly. I have no clue what this could...
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    Acer V15 Nitro or ASUS GL552VW?

    I don't exactly know which is the better. Both laptops seem similar in specs.
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    100% volume on playback resume

    Good day everyone, I have a Republic of Gamers G750JW laptop, and ever since I upgraded to windows 10, I have a volume problem. I usually keep my master volume around 30%, but when I pause and resume videos it goes up to 100%. Volume controls still shows it at 30%, but it's really loud until I...
  37. tomtom1298

    [Help] New CPU Needed?

    Hey :) . I've recently bought an CPU ( i5 4570 ) But. It's not the smoothest. Now i've been playing GTA V a while with it. But the FPS is like Terrible... Now my question. Is there any CPU wich may fix the FPS. Because while gaming the CPU = 100% . (Terrible) I've seen on internet the i5...
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    Where to find all unique weapons in Fallout 4

    Wondering where you can go or what quest to do to pick up a nice new unique rifle? Check my list before for a complete list of all unique weapons that can be earned as quest rewards or found in the Fallout 4 gameworld! Ballistic weapons December's Child - Found in DiMA's secret facility in the...
  39. Anurag20


    Any attempt to navigate to the Famous Tomshardware "Bottlenecking Guide & Chart 2016" by KKAW listed at leads to "403 - Unauthorized access 403 Sorry, but you are looking for something that isn't here. Perhaps you...
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    How to enable HDD manualy anytime i want

    Ok so my question is. I have my HDD (C) and my second one (F). Because i have some hack programs and all the time my Malware Programs pup up and notify me i wana know if there is any possibility th enable very ease my (F) drive whenever i want, so any time that i boot my pc the HDD F will not be...