Forum discussion tagged with SCSI.
  1. simeon15

    [SOLVED] Storage devices showing up as SCSI

    Hi, Recently I tried to do a system checkup for my storage devices using crystaldiskinfo. It kept showing me 'Drives not found' After checking my drives in device manager I found out that they were SCSI drives. I don't...
  2. J

    [SOLVED] What card would I need to get this RAID enclosure working with FreeNAS or Linux?

    Hi All, Bought and old enclosure on a whim off Ebay, and slightly regretting it now as I'm not sure it will do what I need. I was hoping to connect it to a regular desktop PC running a Linux server (OpenMediaVault?), or maybe FreeNAS. The enclosure seems to be a rebranded version of this...
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    [SOLVED] Adaptec ASR-8885 SAS RAID purchased; has Dell sticker on it.

    Hi. I'm new to seeking help in forums so if I've made any mistakes please feel free to let me know (I'm not precious!). I recently purchased an Adaptec ASR-8885 on Ebay. When I received it, I noticed that on the bottom of it there is a sticker with 'ASR-8885/DELL LF CARD' printed. OEM worries...
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    [SOLVED] Game pc Build advice

    Hello, I want to build a gaming PC but i really dont know what i should get ( i can build myself) but i just dont have the knowledge to know what is good for this price. My budget is around 1000 euro. Hope you techs can help me out.
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    [SOLVED] Solid State Drive

    My budget for a new ssd is 100, I'm new to SSDS and hoping I can get a new good one with my budget and can someone explain how the ssds speed up boot up and loading time thanks
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    MSI Installer "Preparing to install" randomly pops up and disappears on its own

    I haven't been able to decide what exactly is the culprit causing this since it's been popping up regardless of what I'm doing on the computer, sometimes 3 times in a few minutes, sometimes once every few hours. I've already scanned multiple times using different malware/anti-virus...
  7. K

    Need advice is this pc a good deal?

    I've been doing my research a bit and to me this pc seems like steal. I'm pretty sure this pc is cheaper to buy than to build. Need some advice thinking about buying it if it's a good deal...
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    240 w psu full size gtx 1050ti

    Hi there. I currently have a gtx 1050 ti pheonix and a hp elite 8300 with a 240 psu. I have bought a pciexpress riser cable and was wondering if this gpu can work on this psu. Its a single fan and uses pcie power to power it. Im pretty sure it will work but im not confident. Specs 4gb ×2 ddr3...
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    my samsung TV doesnt have bluetooth. but has 3.5mm headphone out. How do i connect a bluetooth speaker to it if there is no me

    my samsung TV doesnt have bluetooth. but has 3.5mm headphone out. How do i connect a bluetooth headphone to it if there is no menu display? Also how do i connect a Bose SoundLink Mini II Wireless Bluetooth Speaker to it through bluetooth?
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    Wi-Fi speeds and uses

    Does anybody cares about wifi speed when choosing a mobo? Can anybody use wifi to connect when downloading drivers for a pc or anything like that? What's the benefit of wifi in case if I am using just an Ethernet cable during gaming or benchmarking?
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    Our laptop can't run anything, and my parents won't get a new PC/Laptop

    The laptop we have has a 100 GB SSD, Intel HD Graphics 4000 and a 1.9 GHz i5 CPU. With this I can't even have more than 1 game at a time, since only 45 GB of space is free. And the most annoying issue is that I get frame rates of 10 - 20 fps in games like CS:GO, which means it's unplayable...
  12. K

    Subwoofer not working

    My subwoofer is not making sound I have pioneer vsx-531 some settings get turn off from pioneer I don’t get it know plz help how to fix it
  13. M

    PC can only stay on BIOS.

    Whenever I go on my PC, it just sends me to the gigabyte BIOS, so I hit save and quit and it just restarts and goes back to BIOS. This is my first time building a PC, so I don’t know very much.
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    Please Help Interpret the Diagnostics of my SSD Which Holds my OS, Sluggish Unresponsive Problems, Thanks!

    My system (From the Year 2013): Intel Core i7 3770K 3.5GHz ASUSTEK P8Z77-V LK 16GB DDR3 C: ADATA SSD S510 120GB D: WDC WD10EZEX-00RKKA0 2X Nvidia EVGA GTX660 Monitor: HP 2009 Series Wide LCD Monitor Windows 10 64-Bit Home Hi there! Can someone please help interpret the results of the...
  15. M

    My mouse is not working

    I have a Dell Latitude laptop. I can get my mouse to move using the touchpad, but when I double click or right click, I can't get anything to open.
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    I can’t remember the password for my Lenovo computer

    I don’t have anything on screen except for password box
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    is my h100i pump working?

    my last thread was long i'll make this short i have an issue i think when my room is room temp i get 29-30c idle while gaming i get 60 to mid 70c once in awhile it well jump to 80c thats with room temp is this normal with a h100i v2 while gaming? my specs are down below Motherboard: ASUS ROG...
  18. J

    Touched the top of my GPU with metal while it was running

    Okay, so basically, my PC was on and I (being the idiot I am) wanted to remove a metal panel above the back side of the GPU (the thing you pop out when you put in a GPU, a PCI express card etc) without turning the PC off first. What happened is that the metal panel thingy touched the top of my...
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    New RAM problem

    Hi guys I just bought some new RAM for my computer, I already have two 4GB sticks in my computer but just bought two more 4GB sticks of the exact same brand and model, but after I put them in and try to start the computer the fans of the cpu and the power supply spin for a second then there is a...
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    Laptop doesn't show Acer screen nor BIOS

    Hello. I am assembling this Acer Aspire 5680 just for the fun of it. Initially it showed the Acer screen but not the Bios. On the Acer screen there was a blue line down on the right that did not advance to the end of the line. Then I sent the motherboard back to the seller and he tested it and...
  21. J

    PSU fan going crazy when gaming.

    I recently upgraded motherboard, RAM and CPU about 6 days ago, it was running fine until tonight. Was going to play a game with some friends and noticed my computer being very loud. I have nailed it down to being the PSU, anyone have any advice to why it is doing this ? Also good to note that...
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    Evga PSU 12V 4pin Cable On Fire- what have i done wrong

    Hello All, i am a first time builder and need some help with this as i am very confused with what happend yesterday, First thing ill start with my setup - CPU - Intel Pentium g3528 (with stock cooler) MSI H81 M-P33 LGA1150 - Motherboard REVO X1 Pro SSD Solid State Drive 128GB AVP Hyperion...
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    Can I use Windows 7 cd key on windows 10?

    I have a old windows 7 cd key but I don't know it gonna work on windows 10 or not.I read a forum back in 2016 but still don't know it gonna work in 2017 or not.
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    Cheapest cpu to maximize performance

    i need the cheapest cpu that won't bottleneck the gtx 1070
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    Hdd detected but blue screen

    Hi guys Recently messed up my whole rig with a power surge that destryed my mobo psu cpu, bought new components and am restarting. New computer works fine turns on sound fan everything, plugged in my 2 old sata hdds (detected in bios) but windows goes to logo and then gets blue screen! My...
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    Hard disk detection by BIOS intermittent

    Hi , I have googled for the above and read some reviews on the issue . Currently , when it is not detected by BIOS , I do a power cycle and then it gets detected . As per suggestions given by many experts I have examined the power cable of mobo , sata cable ,loose connections etc. The hdd is...
  27. M

    Need Chipset drivers but can't find them please help!

    Hi! I just bought all of my components for my new pc and wanted to download the drivers before putting it all together. but I can't find my chipset drivers (I'm kind of new to this) my motherboard is the Asrock B150M pro4s and I use windows 7 64bit professional thank you soo much :)
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    GPU for 240W HP PSU

    I have the hp compaq 8300 elite with i7 and 4gb ram and i need suggestions for a low power gpu. Help!!
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    Do old CPUs start sometimes overheating ??

    Do old CPUs sometimes start malfunctioning -- like getting overheated ?? My desktop is 8.5 years old. It's Intel 2-core CPU. In the last year I noticed its temperature rise to 70 Celsius quite often (maximum allowed is 80 and normal is 35-50). But the CPU fan was working fine all the time...
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    Need some elves to assist--putting a GTX 1070 in an HP Computer

    Santa was nice enough to bring a nice Gigabyte GTX1070 graphics card, but we realized that our PSU might not be up to the task. The PCU is a DELTA DPS-460DB-3A 460W Power supply. It only has a 6-pin connector, and the card needs an 8 pin. Solution: Upgrading the PSU to a EVGA SuperNOVA 750...
  31. Fallen_Empire99

    Z170 OC Formula HB SLI Bridge Spacing?

    - 4 x PCI Express 3.0 x16 Slots (PCIE1/PCIE2/PCIE4/PCIE6: single at x16 (PCIE1); dual at x8 (PCIE1) / x8 (PCIE4); triple at x8 (PCIE1) / x4 (PCIE2) / x8 (PCIE4)); quad at x8 (PCIE1) / x4 (PCIE2) / x4 (PCIE4) / x4 (PCIE6))* Pretty sure it has to be in the first and third yellow slots but what...
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    2013 hp laptop

    What's a decent price to pay for a used hp laptop nothing fancy. What's the very most I should pay for it. Thank you,
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    Stuck On Spinning Dots After Update

    Hey, I've just updated my Windows 10 on two PCs last night. This morning I came to turn them on and both got stuck on the spinning dots black screen. My media PC took one force shut down restart to log back in, but my brand new beast took 6 of them to log in. Ctrl Alt Del didn't do anything...
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    Laptop suggestion for casual use

    Hello! So my aunt wants to buy a laptop and asked for my help (however I know nothing about laptops). She will use it for really simple things like youtube,basic internet browsing,office (mostly word and power point) So she needs a good quality/ low cost laptop that will last Budget: Less...
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    Phone not connecting to only my wireless network

    Hi, I have a Samsung Galaxy S3 Neo, I was using it (normal use on youtube...) and suddenly it stopped receiving any internet signal. I can still connect to wifi (so i can go to settings, choose the wifi name and it says connected to Edimax....) but there is no internet coming in ( I can't go on...
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    980ti + 1080 in the same rig,Is it possible?

    So I have a EVGA GTX 980ti acx 2.0 I want to upgrade to a GTX 1080 or 1070 but was wondering if It Will be possible to SLI the two cards. Or do I just sell the 980ti. Will direct x 12 help. I game but I also do VFX and render a lot, GPU rendering and CPU. Thanks guys. My rig Asus x99-pro/usb...
  37. M

    Help choosing power supply for my gaming PC?

    Hi I need help getting a good Power Supply. Here's my current build: I want something that will do the job, but isn't too expensive. Thanks!
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    laptop ethernet light stays on 24-7

    I set up my brand new HP Envy 360 laptop last week. I don't have wireless so I have wired cable. This suits me as I never move the laptop from my desk. I noticed last week that even when I power off the laptop at night, the ethernet port stays lit up. I've been told not to worry about it...
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    Question About "Can You Run It"

    On Can You Run It it says that I have 465mb of dedicated video ram, but on my system settings it says 512mb.... *confusion*
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    Athlon x4 860k not stable past 4.0GHz?

    So recently, I've been trying overclocking my CPU because I got a new cooler and I just wanted more performance out of my system. I was aiming for 4GHz, and that was fairly easy so I tried to get it to 4.2GHz. When I raised my multiplier to 41, and stress tested, 1 second in, a crash...