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  1. O

    Question CSM keeps ENABLING ITSELF & DRIVE NOT CONVERTING in GPT!!!

    I'm trying to install WINDOWS 11 and I've successfully enabled FTPM but because of CSM keeps enabling itself after reboot I even exit with the OPTION "SAVE AND RESTART" and because of it I can't enable SECURE BOOT. I have another problem I've tried complete format multiple times on my boot...
  2. P

    Question PC won't boot after turning on secure boot

    Hello guys, recently I've swapped to WINDOWS 11 to try it out. Everything was working just fine but after a few days Vanguard from Valorant kept giving me error for not having TPM 2.0 and Secure boot enabled. TPM was enabled but SB was not so I went to BIOS to enable it and after restart...
  3. stressato

    [SOLVED] Black screen after clearing CMOS battery and jumper ?

    Hi everyone. Due to the new update of the valorant anti cheat, a friend of mine needed to enable tpm 2.0 and secure boot, once the computer restarted it showed black screen and no POST, so we tried to unplug the cable from the power, turn off the power supply from the switch, remove the CMOS...
  4. Buljic

    Question Can't boot Windows 10 in UEFI mode ?

    Hi everyone, hope u have a great day. Here is the thing... Right now I have Windows 10 PRO 21H1 (b1903) with MBR+Legacy boot. System specs: Asus Rog Strix B350-F R5 1600X XFX RX 570 4GB 16GB Corsair RAM on 2666MHz Corsair Bronze 650W PSU Since Windows 11 is coming I wanted to reinstall...
  5. Endre

    Question What happens if I update the BIOS with TPM enabled?

    Hello! Windows 11 requires secure boot and TPM 2.0 being enabled. Generally, before updating the BIOS, I load the default settings of the motherboard. Question: What happens if I update the BIOS while the secure boot and TPM 2.0 are enabled? Will that lead to errors?
  6. blue_rays

    Question How to Disable Secure Boot on Asus P8Z77-V?

    Hi there, I want to clean install windows 10 in UEFI mode on my brand new SSD (250GB Sata). I know that I need to set boot mode to UEFI and disable secure boot. I have an Asus P8Z77-V mobo, and here is how my boot menu looks like: View: https://imgur.com/19ncBQC CSM: View...
  7. Dreamevil55

    Question I don't have secure boot turned on but health check tool says my system can run Windows 11 ?

    I thought of joining the windows insider program in one of my systems, the beta or preview channel to receive latest stable-ish builds. So I turned the TPM settings on in BIOS, and ran the PC health check tool, it says that my PC can run windows 11. I am currently running Win 10 version 21H1...
  8. PapaHomey

    Question What can I do to get windows 10 to ask for my password or pin again?

    This actually has to do with failing to qualify for win 11, because of secure boot. I have a motherboard that has TPM 2.0 and secure boot. I activated them in EUFI and that damn app still says that I don't have secure boot enabled. The only thing I can think of is that a while ago I followed a...
  9. M

    Question Graphics card not working after disabling CSM

    I've been trying to disable CSM to get Secure Boot working properly in anticipation of Windows 11. However, when I do this, I get no video output from my graphics card (GTX 1070 with latest drivers), and 4 beeps (1 long, 3 short) which indicates a graphics card error. I then have to connect HDMI...
  10. L

    Question Windows Won't Boot After Enabling Secure Boot

    Hi! I was looking forward to downloading the new Win11 I need TPM 2.0 Which i have and Secure boot enabled. But there's a catch. Whenever i enable Secure boot in BIOS and click Save and Exit, The PC throws me back into BIOS and doesn't boot into windows. Turning Secure Boot off, the PC...
  11. P

    Question Enabling Secure Boot on MBR boot (Disabling CSM) hangs my Gigabyte b365m in No Display mode

    I was trying to get the insider build for Windows 11, when PC Health Check told me my PC (Gigabyte b365m ds3, 16gb RAM, external nVidia graphics) is not qualified for an upgrade. Found my PC/BIOS is confirming to all requirements including TPM except Secure Boot. When I tried to change BIOS...
  12. P

    Question Windows 11 on Gigabyte b35m with CSM Enabled

    I was trying to get the insider build for Windows 11, when PC Health Check told me my PC (Gigabyte b365m ds3, 16gb RAM, external nVidia graphics) is not qualified for an upgrade. Found my PC/BIOS is confirming to all requirements including TPM except Secure Boot. When I tried to change BIOS...
  13. shaikyahiya

    Question No display after enabling Secure Boot (Gigabyte Motherboard GA-H110M-S2 Rev 1.0) ?

    Hi guys, After Microsoft released the requirements for Windows 11, I tried enabling Intel PTT and Secure Boot in my Motherboard BIOS and since then I am unable to see any display. The CPU fan runs for a few seconds and stops then starts again. This happens in a cycle. I don't see any display...
  14. rhine

    Question in BIOS secure boot is on but in msinfo32 it is unsupported how to I get secure boot working

    at first in the BIOS secutre boot was off and it couldn't turn it on and it displayed Secure Boot can be enabled when Platform is in User Mode. Repeat operation after enrolling Platform Key (PK). I was able to get it turned on by changing the Secure Boot Mode from custom to stander and it...
  15. Sandas Sathsindu

    Question How to know that My motherboard support Secure Boot?

    Currently, I have Legacy Bios. Soon, I expect to switch to UEFI. My objective is to turn on Secure Boot. (To mess up with Windows 11. I only want to turn on Secure Boot to meet the requirements). But it is good to check my motherboard supports Secure Boot. My motherboard is Gigabyte Gaming B8-CF.
  16. M_H99

    Question Do I need to swap all my drives from MBR to GPT for the pc to boot into windows?

    so I have two drives, an SSD and an HDD, and I wanted to convert the SSD that has windows to GPT so that the pc can boot into windows when I disable CSM. so the question is if the HDD stays at MBR can I still access the data that was on it or do I have to convert it too? also if I'm just...
  17. ConstantinosM

    Question 1 long beep plus 2 short ones after I enable secure boot ?

    i recently attempted to install the leaked w11 iso so i tried to switch on secure boot on my system (msi x99a raider mobo with intel i7-5820k, 16GB ram, nvidia gtx 1070 founders, 3 kingston ssd's, 1 WD HDD and 2 external usb ones) but i get 1 long beep and 2 short ones. i've found references of...
  18. E

    [SOLVED] Secure Boot Problem

    Hello there, I have a question. Since yesterday I've been trying to see if I have secure boot enabled, since I want to disable it... I looked online and some people said to look at the Device Manager "Bios Mode", they said it should be set to UEFI, but mine is set to Legacy or...
  19. A

    Question My PC cannot find any bootable device

    My PC worked fine. Today i had to unplug it because i had to move it to another place. When I turned on it only booted to the BIOS. In the Boot menu it says: The system cannot find any bootable devices. I have 1 SSD (with the OS) and 2 HDD in my PC, and the system sees it (so all of them are...
  20. B

    [SOLVED] Curveball - does dual-booting Linux making high-capacity SD cards not work in Win10?

    Here's the rundown: -I have three laptop computers, two Dells and a Lenovo, all of which I've installed (or tried to install, prepped the BIOS for) Linux Mint on -the SD card readers work, for low-capacity cards, including SD and Micro-SD card-with-adapters -I have used several Samsung EVO...
  21. E

    [SOLVED] Please help to set up some bios options related secure boot before clean installing windows 10

    hi, my cpu i5-4670k, gpu - zotac 1050ti mini, mobo- gigabyte z87x-ud3h, bios version F10b, psu corsair cs650m , ram 4x4gb @1600 mhz, MX 500 500gb ssd, WD 1TB sata internal hdd, AHCI,windows10, i bought that ssd 2 days ago and i'm plaining to clean install my windos 10 on that, i'm gonna use...
  22. L

    [SOLVED] How can I disable secure boot on my MacBook Pro 2011?

    Hello, today I tried to install Ubuntu on my MacBook but when I start from the USB-stick, an error appears and it says that I the system cannot boot from the stick because of secure boot. How can I disable that? I have already tried to do it at Disk Utilities on Startup Secure Utility but on...
  23. LowFiGuy

    [SOLVED] UEFI dual win10 boot drives

    I'll like the option to boot the old Win10 UEFI disk on the machine I just setup with a SSD. I'm not sure how to do that. Standard secure boot is enabled. What I've done: Installed the latest bios from Dell on my machine (service tag BB7BV52) Disconnected the exiting magnetic disk and...
  24. O

    Question Secure boot with change of harddrive?

    OK, so, I have a bit of a tricky situation here. I have a computer that I do not have the (bios) supervisor password to. It boots completely fine, unfortunately it’s lockef to secure boot, and I can’t change that. Now, I should like to install another hard drive, and/or clone another operating...
  25. L

    Questions about keyboard.

    Hello. Sorry to reiterate these questions, probably been asked millions of times. How are you meant to pick a keyboard? What's the difference between knockoffs(Kailh) and Cherry MX's? Now I watched many videos on budget keyboards and how to pick them, but (atleast I) didn't see anyone actually...
  26. K

    Weird gpu fan noise?

    How do I fix this? https://youtu.be/NuRrBgECua0
  27. M

    Connecting M2 drive to a PCI slot

    I have a question about choosing an SSD hard drive on the PCI slot. I see OCZ RevoDrive that is a PCI card and directly connects the storage chips to the motherboard via single x4 interface. On the other hand, I see an XPG Gaming S10 which can not be connected directly to the PCI slot...
  28. Y

    Can my PSU power this specs

    Mine specs currently is GA B250M D3H , WD Blue, GTX 970 ASUS Turbo, G4560, PSU:CX450M If i were to upgrade to GTX 980 TI and CPU to I7 7700, either one of this upgrade will work? or both upgrades can work?
  29. A

    Sli bridge or not for Msi r9 380 Gaming 4GB

    Hello i am going to make my second gaming build and my question is do i need sli bridge for two MSI gaming r9 380.. i am gona use the new : Asus strix B-350 F Gaming
  30. T

    Lenovo IdeaPad700 Screen Freezing

    When in fullscreen applications, games, and I try to change resolution or go into windowed mode, my screen will freeze. If there is audio-it continues. The screen is just stuck. I've tried updating drivers, downgrading them, still no change. any suggestions? :)
  31. C

    Usb Drive not showing in "My Computer" Windows 10

    I have an usb drive that doesn't show up in "my computer", the first time i plugged it in it worked, i stopped using it for a while and started working, but as soon as i plugged it out and in again it stopped showing up. When i plug or unplug it it makes the sound, it showes up in "printers and...
  32. D

    I7 6700k cooler reccomendations?

    Plan to overclock to around 4.5. Budget - £100
  33. ellis2014

    Best motherboard for £90

    I was getting a PC mainly for gaming and school work I was thinking of getting an msi h97 gaming 3 motherboard is it the best for the price
  34. E

    Can i get a clear answer on pcie 1.0 vs 2.0?

    I can't find a consistent, clear answer on pci CARD 1.0 vs 2.0 performance wise. I know almost all of it is forwards/backwards compatible, but is there any noticeable difference between the two interfaces? Theoretical situation; two cards, same everything (speed, processors, memory, mem type...
  35. G

    windows 7 install issue

    Having major issues on installing windows 7 64bit onto my new gaming rig. I never have done a Legacy UEFI build before and have no clue what type of hard drive settings and format I should have in the bios so windows will work with my hard drive. I'd love any suggestions on bios settings to get...
  36. P

    175 Gaming Rig build

    Im trying to build a 175 gaming rig,Mostly to play black ops 2.I need alittle of help to find all of the parts,You can look on ebay if neccessary.I already have the tower I just need- Graphic Card CPU Processor(Intel) Ram Stick Motherboard(Intel) Power Supply That is mostly all what i need.
  37. I

    Size and Speed

    Hi Assuming all is compatible, I'm upgrading my PC with an Intel Xeon E5-4650 CPU and Asus Rampage IV Extreme motherboard and 32Gb RAM. The CPU spec states that the chip will support 1600 MHz RAM. Would I gain any speed or advantage using 1866 or 2400 MHz RAM? Ian
  38. TechmaniaHD

    computer game lag

    can you help me please, my computer lags each time I play a game, when it freezes for a few seconds the cpu fan starts to speed up and I don't know what to do. i have an amd radeon 6570 and will upgrade soon and this is my motherboard...