setup

Forum discussion tagged with setup.
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    Question New setup

    Im planning to upgrade and switch some parts in my pc. Current pc: MSI 1080ti gaming x i5-8600k Asus z370-f Corsair H110i gtx Nzxt s340 elite 2x250gb ssd (raid 0) 128gb pm961 nvme Corsair CX550 psu New pc: MSI 1080ti gaming x i7-8700k Asus z370-f Enermax liqfusion 240mm Nzxt s340 elite 1tb...
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    [SOLVED] What tot upgrade more for streaming

    I have now a Case: Sharkoon vg4-w CPU: I5-6600k MOTHERBOARD: Asrock H170 performance COOLER: Cooler master hyper 212 evo RAM: Kingston hyperx 16 GB 2133mhz GPU: 1060 6G windforce PSU: Corsair CX650M I,m going tot upgrade CPU: I7-9700K Case: Masterbox mb520 MOTHERBOARD: MSI MPG z390 gaming...
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    Question Monitoring TV (in other room) on my PC monitor, all plugged in the same computer.

    Hello, so here's my setup: I have two monitors and a TV plugged in the same computer in my office, The TV is connected with a 50 feet HDMI cable that goes through the walls, so I can't see the TV from my office. I was wondering if there was a solution to monitor what's happening on my TV on one...
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    Question Customization

    I want to customize my build and setup, but don't really know what to do, buy and what i want. Please help. Thx.
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    Question Windows 7 install keeps disabling mouse/keyboard

    Hello I have a new pc build today. I'm just trying to setup windows 7 from a disk and am having some issues. The mouse/ keyboard work before boot and work within the bios, however when the windows install disk is loaded they seemingly turn off. I have tried using different mouse/keyboards and...
  6. Question What settings do I use to take a gaming setup photo

    Hey! I have a great gaming setup and camera (Canon EOS 650D), but I can't seem to get the correct configuration to take a good photo of my setup. I have blue RGB strips in my room, but I just want detail in my photos, I can't seem to get that. Any ideas? Heres the best photo I've managed to...
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    Question Recommended Fan Curves for my setup

    I'm looking to get any suggestions for fan curves on my setup. I've never done a push pull setup before and I'm looking to learn a bit with some suggestions. Setup: Case : Lian Li pc-011 GPU : Asus gtx 2080 ti CPU : i-9900k RAM : G.skill Trident Z rgb 32gb 3600 (2x16gb) CPU cooler : Corsair...
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    [SOLVED] Which of these VR setups are superior and reasonable?

    Hello Everyone, I am looking to jump into VR with the upcoming Rift S and Rift Quest VR headsets. However, I cannot carry my PC to a place-space I can play within. I have an RTX 2060 Zotac Mini without virtual-link, and a boot-camped MacBook Pro 2018. I was thinking either one of these...
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    Question Would I be able to play and stream at the same time?

    I have build this computer can I stream/play at the same time? (I would stream at 720p 60fps since my network is not that fast...) or play/record at 1080p 60fps? If no, then what should I change? Sorry for my bad English. https://pcpartpicker.com/list/JgqmsZ and is there any thing you recommend...
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    Question CPU for this setup! Ryzen or Intel? Why?

    Hi guys, ive posted some time ago about a GPU to choose, i already bought an RX 570 8gb and some other things, so my new setup is: -A10 7870k -2x4gb 1600mhz CL11 DDR3 -Asrock FM2a68m-hd+ -Asrock RX 570 8gb -EVGA 600w Bronze -Toshiba 1tb HDD -Thermaltake H21 -Asus Xonar DSX 7.1 So, the...
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    Question Questions regarding my Build/setup (first time)

    https://pcpartpicker.com/b/6CP323 Is there any way I make this cheaper without sacrificing its effectiveness? (Sorry if poor word choice) PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant CPU: Intel - Core i5-8400 2.8 GHz 6-Core Processor ($201.99 @ Amazon) Motherboard: Asus - ROG MAXIMUS...
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    Question Setup Opinions and Suggestions

    Hi there, I'm building my first computer setup at the moment. My Setup at the moment is CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 2600X 3.6GHz (Cooler Included) GPU: MSI Radeon RX 580 8GB Armour OC Graphics Card Motherboard: MSI b450M Pro - Vdh RAM: 16GB Corsair Vengeance LPX (2x8GB) DDR4 DRAM 3200MHz C16 Memory Kit...
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    Sapphire RX 580 Pulse 8gb coil whine?

    So i just got Sapphire RX 580 Pulse 8gb and im curious if this edition has issues with coil whining? Or it does not metter at all on the edition? And its just an RX 580 problem. I'm pretty new with pc building so getting some knowledge along the way would be cool.
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    strictly film editing using a Ryzen 7 2700x

    I'm a new director/videographer and I'm building PC for performance. I definitely like the Ryzen due to the amount of cores, but from that point I'm still learning. I went the route of building my own PC because I figured this is the most practical method to address PC speed and storage. Any...
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    [SOLVED] Should I push pull with different fans?

    Hello everyone. I have the corsair h100iv2 water cooler, and the Silverstone rl06gp pc case. With the watercooler i got 2×120mm fans with those specs: Maximum Fan Speed: 2435 rpm Noise Level: 37.7 dBA Maximum Airflow: 70.69 CFM Static pressure: 4.65 mm-H2O On the rl06 case i got 4×120mm fans...
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    gtx 970 random freezing, with all games

    hello, i have been having this recurrent problem, ever since i bought my rig 3 years ago. unfortunately i haven´t given it the use i wanted, but now i have more free time available, so i wish to put it to some good use. the issue that i have, is while i´m playing sometimes it happens, sometimes...
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    Which motherboard would last longer in terms of reliability Intel or Amd?

    Hi guys, its been a long time since I bought a computer again, I just wanted to know which motherboard lasts longer and has the least Dead on arrival cases. I saw a lot of bad reviews of motherboards on amazon which consist mostly on amd, is intel a lot more reliable and tends to work out of...
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    Microphone Cuts Out & Sounds Quiet

    So I've had a pair of great HyperX Cloud Alphas for about a year now, I've never had much trouble with it. But recently, I've been playing with my friends and they told me that I cut out a lot and my microphone sounds quiet. So I went to my properties and turned the volume on my microphone all...
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    Case fan splitter help

    I have PWM 4pin case fans and would like to purchase a splitter due to not having enough MOBO headers. It seams the more common splitters have a 4pin (MOBO connection) and split to one 3pin and one 4pin connector. Is that normal? will both fans still work as PWM?
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    Want to upgrade motherboard/cpu to get the best use of my 1080ti

    I built this PC five years ago, the one listed in SophieBeth100's first reply in this thread: http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/id-1736449/gaming-build-advice-1400ish-budget.html Last year, feeling the age of the video card, I upgraded to a 1080ti. Now, based on some quick research, I believe...