Forum discussion tagged with screw.
  1. Lil’bertz

    Question Are the screws for HDD and Case fan same?

    im going to buy some screws for both hdd and case fans im wondering if these screws have the same size
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    [SOLVED] What screwdriver type i need to remove this m.2 drive screw on motherboard?

    Hi i am trying to install a ssd m.2 which is a gigabyte m.2 drive ssd 128gb drive onto this motherboard which is a b450m-plus gaming matx, i can’t install because it uses a special screw it is a 6 sided hexagon screw not sure where to buy the screwdriver for this i tried ebay i cannot find...
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    Question Stripped screws on HDDs

    Im trying to move my hdds from my hdd tray so that i could fit a new gpu in but the screws are damaged, any ideas?
  4. Question CPU Heatsink screw tilted / bent

    Alright, so here's the issue. The ONE SCREW does not align correctly. I believe this is because the Ryzen 5 heatsink may be defective. Is it defective like I think, or is there an easier way to fix this? All the other ones went in straight.
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    [SOLVED] Is my 8700k just a bad chip?

    1.375v unstable 5ghz - random windows bsods. Did not want to attempt higher. 1.375v Stable 4.9ghz. 85-90c average prime95 v26.6 blend test. Didnt bother with ftp lol. I did try playing dying light and streaming, constant 93-94c lol. 1.35v stable 4.8ghz. 78-85c average prime95 v26.6 blend test...
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    Gaming Laptop suddenly Slowed down

    I have an Asus Zephyrus M GM501. Today the display turned off all of a sudden but then it restarted and now all games are lagging. For eg i was able to play fortnite at 80-100 fps but now its 15-20 all of a sudden. Any guesses on what might the problem be. I tried windows System restore but...
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    bad caplock key, can I fix it?

    Microsoft Ergonomic 4000, bought 3 years ago. Recently the cap locks key goes bad. It does not work. Can I try to fix it? and How? I bought on Amazon and I think warranty is over
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    [solved] Having trouble in Installer boot menu

    Hi all , I have a problem navigating in the Linux installer boot menu using keyboard. I can't select anything using my keyboard. I am trying to do a Linux USB boot.
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    dell vostro drivers

    driver for dell vostro 230 network adapter
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    NEED HELP! Im looking to build a budget gaming pc

    Im looking to buy a budget (800-1000 euro) gaming PC to run most games but mainly overwatch. I have no idea what a gpu or cpu is. I NEED HELP! thank you
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    Computer help needed

    Hey, im not sure if this is the right place to ask thi but, my computer has been acting up lately, not allowing me to open folders, and generally being slow. When I try and open certain folders, everything either freezes, or restarts the computer. Any help would be appreciated
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    CSGO high ping During In game.

    When playing CSGO in game, I am having a problem cuz my ping spikes from 120-200 but before i have a stable 30 ping.. When I go out or alt+tab out of the game my ping checker drop down to normal 30. then when i go back in the game my ping spike all over again. my internet provider is...
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    Old Build, new GPU?

    Hello, it's been a while since I went on this website, and that was 4 years ago when I was first looking up PCs. I believe my specs are: Motherboard: Gigabyte Z87HD3 8 GB ram 1 TB HDD(Toshiba I think) MSI GTX 660 Intel i5-4570 If you need any other specs just tell me :) So, the real meat of...
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    Low FPS on Battlefield one with GTX1080

    I currently have a Gigabyte GTX1080 windfore i7 4790k msi z97-g45 gaming MoBo 16GB ddr3 Corsair vengeance i have Battlefield one set to the Ultra Preset with 100% res scaling in 1080p yet my FPS seems to range from 50-70 what could be causing this? Thanks
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    Best silent keyboard.

    Flatmates are going crazy about noise. I'm looking best silent one don't care if mechanical or not. I'm willing to pay 150pounds. Thanks for help!
  16. Muradin007

    Beginner here -- how to mount PSU in m350 enlosure?

    Hi all! The title says what I'm confused about -- how do I mount a PSU in the mini box m350 enclosure? I know how it would be done with a picoPSU, but I can't find any pictures, or videos, or any information saying one might do it if .... you weren't using a picoPSU. I personally would like...
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    case gaming pc

    hello, is this build good for case aerocool dead silence cube: i7 6700k r9 390x noctua nh d-14 dvd/rw lg seagate da 1 tb 3.5" ssd Samsung 850 evo da 250 gb asus z170I pro gaming corsair 3200 ddr4 16 gb vengeance psu xfx 650w gold
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    Fibre optic termination

    I want to connect 3 nos of HP 1920(4SFP model) switches to hp 2530(4SFP model) by single mode fibre optic cable. How many 1G optic transceiver I needed? Which are the materials I needed to terminate fibre cable to transceiver? Also the quantity of the same? Please help me…
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    Alienware m17xR4 not powering on

    I need immediate assistance with my m17xr4. A few weeks ago I came home to my laptop not running. I have tried a hard power down pulling the battery pretty much everything that I can think of. I'm not getting any fan motion and when using a different power source my battery light starts to one...
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    Optiplex 380 Mulit Core Enabled = No

    Why does my Dell Optiplex 380 BIOS report "Mulit Core Enabled = No" even though it has an E7500 processor? What does this mean?