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  1. Question BSOD

    Not sure what the driver or how to fix it, i have BSOD viewer and not sure how to read it exactly, been awhile since ive had issues with BSOD so maybe you all can possibly asist me as its a headache and have gotten worse over time, i cant play games or even watch movies shows without it being a...
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    Question Windows Possibly Causing Mouse issues

    Hello everyone, thanks in advance for your help. PC SPEC: MOBO: z270x-gaming 7 CPU: I7 7700k 4.2Ghz GPU: Asus Strix 1070 PSU: Corsair 750w RAM: Corsair Vengeance DDR4 3200 I am making this post in order to possibly get a little enlightenment on an issue that I've had for a very long time. I...
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    Question Problem with overclocking I7-8700K

    Hi, im kind of new at overclocking and i have seen several guides how to overclock i7-8700K with Strix Z370 but it seems like what ever i do it wont be stable even at 4,8Ghz and 1,3Vcore. Im lost, i dont know what to do, is some of my parts wrong, or do i have bad airflow? My setup: Cabinet...
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    Question OEM license transfer?

    MY family will soon be replacing the aging living room PC (an HP Pavilion slimline with an Athlon X2 250 and nForce 430 graphics). They've brought up the potential route of buying an optiplex or similar such desktop from goodwill or a government auction, so it won't come with windows. If they...
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    Question EVGA FTW3 2080 Ti Problem

    Hey, I'm sort of desperate here. I recently purchased a 2080 Ti for a new build I'm saving up for, and thought I'd use it in my old computer first. Problem is, my games look beautiful up until they crash. Constantly my GPU freaks out on me and crashes. I'm sure its the GPU because my previous...
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    Question Please need help, Graphics card keeps crashing

    I am looking for any and all insight on this issue that people are willing to provide. My graphics keep on crashing during random times, but particularly during gaming or fullscreen videos, I think its the graphics card. The display crashes and sometimes it recovers but the resolution is tiny...
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    Question Will increasing ram increase switchable graphics performance?

    I own a laptop with a amd switchable graphics, more specifically a AMD radeon HD 7600m. I have 4 gb of ram and planning to upgrade it to 8gb. I was wondering if ill see any noticeable improvement to it considering that it also uses the intel igpu.
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    my simbol at not working on my laptop acer

    my symbol not woring need a ittle help plz
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    Gskill ripjaw 2x8gig 3200 not running right speed on new rig

    Recently updated computer good at building suck and software type stuff. But I recently upgraded computer, currently running radeon 2700x, asus b350f mobo, with gskill ripjaw 3200. I have tinkered in bios with selecting it to run at 3200 but resulted in blue screen crash, also tried manually...
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    Thought this setup would bottleneck...

    FX8350 4.61ghz OC with 2xR9 390x crossfire @1100mhz but I'm experiencing no bottleneck what gives? Many people have said 8350 would bottleneck one 390x let alone two. Am I reading HWMonitor wrong? 75-80% CPU usage while at 100% on primary card and 50-80% on second card under heavy gaming with...
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    Internet access point?

    Anyone know if I can get internet through this to a console via an Ethernet cable?
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    2080 TI: MSI or EVGA

    Hello, What is everyone’s thoughts between these two cards: MSI RTX 2080 TI Ventus 11G or EVGA RTX 2080 TI Black Which one do you think will run cooler, and has no coil whine (or company will RMA for coil whine)? Thanks.
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    Can only use 2gb of my 4gb Rx480 when playing games.

    can only use 2gb of my Rx480 gb when playing games such as rainbow six siege and overwatch. I have had this card for a while (almost a year) and use it with an fx 8350. I don't think that its getting bottlenecked because my cpu doesnt seem to be working too hard. Anyone know whats wrong?
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    Card for 250w PSU

    So I got the Dell Optiplex 790 Dt with 250w power supply. My specs are - *8gb ram, 2x4gb 1333mhz *i5-2400 sandy bridge *Dell Optiplex 790 Motherboard J3C2F *230gb 5400rpm seagete hdd *A standard Dell Optiplex 790 Desktop 250w PSU *Only a standard mouse and mechanical keyboard connected to pc...
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    Extracting data from part of an NTFS spanned volume

    Sorry if this is in the wrong place, I'm new around here. Feel free to move if it is. I had a 3TB spanned volume on my Windows machine, consisting of a 2TB hard drive and 2 500GB ones, all 7200rpm. Earlier today, the 2TB drive failed, meaning that the volume can't be accessed. I believe that...
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    [SOLVED] Make SSD External using SATA cables

    I have a Dell Inspiron 530 Desktop (Motherboard RY007) It doesn't have any usb 3.0 ports and I wanted to run a small linux operating system for streaming. How can I convert the internal SATA cables to be used externally to plug into the SSD in order to get those transfer speeds and not usb...
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    The FAT of my USB stick is broken, I need help

    My PC says that CHKDSK is not working because it is a RAW file system. Can someone help me please. It's really important to me.
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    [SOLVED] budget i5 pc i would like to buy

    hi everyone i want to buy a second hand pc for light gaming i found a i5 2400 come with 8gb ram its a fujitsu ESPrimo P900 comes with a 500gb hard drive its gona cost $97/£75 and i want to put a 1050 for £77/£60 so all togeather costing for pc £135/$177. i already have monitor keyboard and mouse...
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    [SOLVED] Boot Cycling When Powering On

    Hello, i recently built my first PC. Ive noticed an issue when powering on the system. if i just tap the power button on the front of the case the pc starts to boot then shuts off and repeats. but if i hold the power button for 2-3 seconds the pc starts like normal. My build is: Lian Li OC11...
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    [SOLVED] Need some help choosing a new Ryzen CPU

    Hi everyone! I am finally building a new PC after 7-8 years. I need some help with choosing a new CPU specifically a new Ryzen CPU. My current build has a AMD-FX 8120 which by all accounts is a terrible CPU nowadays. The only thing I have kept up to date is the Graphics card which is a...
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    2080ti + Ryzen 2700x + 1080p = Bad Combo???

    EVGA 2080ti Black Ryzen 7 2700x 1080p Rog Swift PG248Q 144-180hz monitor So, I am getting okay frames on a game like Fortnite at EPIC settings. Problem is, my CPU is running at 35% and GPU at 65% fairly consistently when in demanding parts of the game, like during building when looking across a...
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    CPU Partly Upgrade

    Hello, I have been thinking about upgrading my 4~ years old PC because its really laggy but i don't really have the money to do it, i have seen some really cheap parts and i wanted to buy them but firstly i want to ask the community which knows better than i do (i have never upgraded a PC or...
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    Clean DC jack with no visible marks or crumbs etc.

    So, my laptop stopped working a while ago. So I held the power button and plugged in the charger. But soon I realize that I have to apply pressure to the charger for it to actually charge my laptop, and my laptop still isn’t really charging. So, I was just wondering if it has to do with the DC...
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    Multiple Different Ram Sticks

    so I have 2x4GB of G.skill Ripjaws 4 rated for 3000Mhz, in slots 1,3. can i get a set of Trident Z 2x8GB if they go in slots 2,4 at the same speed or would they conflict Specs: Ryzen 5 1600 Ripjaws 4 DDR4 3000mhz ASRock x370 killer sli Radeon RX 580 MK.2 Armor (8gb) WDBlue 500gb ssd WD black...
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    New PC build opinion?

    Im a 15 year old living in Dubai... I recently decided to build my first PC on a 700$ budget. I will be moving to India after i build this. I want to know your opinion on my pc. Also if anyone lives in Dubai and knows where to get pc parts at good price please tell me. The prices are a bit...
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    [SOLVED] Will my Graphics Card fit into my case/motherboard?

    My graphics card that i'm going to get is a GTX 1060 3gb LINK: My case is: Mother board : GIGABYTE H81M-S2H Just wanted...
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    I have a Question reguarding my MSI B350 Tomahawk and Ryzen 5 2600x I just bought.

    I am sure a bunch of you have herd this problem many times, but I am a first time builder and was just searching the internet and saw that some mobos with the "AMD Ryzen Desktop 2000 Ready" Sticker. I herd some Asrock and GIGABYTE processors where having problems booting without flashing the...
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    Update motherboard for newer cpu

    Hi, I have MSI AMD B350M PRO-VDH AM4 Ryzen/Athlon DDR4 and ryzen 3 1200 cpu. I want to upgrade cpu to ryzen 5 2600 but seemingly I need to update my motherboard. How do I update my motherboard? I want to minimise costs in upgrading and look to avoid having to buy new motherboard as well as new...
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    Is My PC Bottlenecked?

    I recently got a rtx 2060 FE and my PC has began to lag I cant even stream and play at the same time in all my games Specs: CPU: AMD FX- 8350 Eight Core GPU: RTX 2060 FE Motherboard: 970 Gaming OS: Windows 10
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    Ryzen 2600 build

    AMD RYZEN 2600 PC BUILD. First time building a pc. Budget is 750usd. (40000 php) So far on my list Ryzen 2600 Stock cooler from ryzen Rx580 B350 gaming pro 600w psu 16gb ram (8x2) as ive read so far that with its better to have 2 ram sticks than 1 for ryzen 2600. Any mid tower case would do...
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    [SOLVED] Headset mic not detected

    Hi! I just built a new pc, and so far most things are working great!. One concern I have is that my earbud headset's mic isn't being detected when it is plugged into a jack. I tried plugging it into the audio jack in the front panel, which worked, but the mic wasn't detected. When I plugged it...
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    [SOLVED] 32 bit software on 64 bit os

    Hello, I was just wondering if running 32-bit software, such as games and applications, on a 64-bit OS could potentially cause freezes and disconnects? I have recently built my first PC and noticed that most programs and games were running at 32-bit, but Windows is 64-bit.
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    Need Help With Msi Ge62 Ram OC after upgrade

    I recently bought "Kingston HyperX Impact Black 16GB(2x8GB) 1600MHz DDR3" ram and laptop took a free breath after 3.5 years and i solved my ram bottleneck (was 8gb single channel before). I raised my cpu turbo clock from 3.5 to 3.7 and got another little boost also (%4-7). But the problem is...
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    Question Overclocking or not

    I have been planning to build a pc with following config- AMD Ryzen 2700x 16 GB ddr4 Corsair 3200mhz ram Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1060 G1 gaming 6gb I need my pc for gaming purpose as well as for making game Any tips on the build? Is an external cooler must or will stock do the job? Can I not buy...
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    [SOLVED] Upgrade from a GTX1050 to AMD ?????

    My current monitor supports Freesync and as such I was to use an AMD card but I also want to upgrade it from my current GTX 1050. I do a little bit of everything but I would like to FPS shooters, such as COD 4. I would like a budget version and a no budget version. The information about my...
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    Black screen help!

    So I have a RTX 2080, a asus crosshair vi hero x370, ryzen 1800x, 32gb corsair ddr4 2666mhz ram, corsair hx850i psu, Windows 10 pro. Everything is recognised in bios, everything is up to date, every driver is working fine until I try to install the nvidia driver. This is when the problems...
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    Having odd issues with a HDD

    Greetings, Forum! Today, I come to you in shame and confusion. I honestly, never in my days, would expect to require help with a Hard Disk Drive. Rundown of the situation: I'm trying to run a Seagate Barracuda (1TB, 7200RPM) on a freshly built system, that recycles a few retired components...
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    Disconnecting and reconnecting HDD, SSD

    Okay I have a new HDD and I want to move all the storage from the old HDD to the new HDD. But I don't have another SATA and Power connector. So my question is this: If I were to disconnect my SSD, which only has some game files on it, would I be able to connect my new drive in it's place, boot...
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    how to boot from m.2

    Guys iam using Asus rog strix z390e mobo, my boot device is Samsung 860 EVO 500 GB, Today i bought SAMSUNG 250GB 970 EVO M.2 NVMe PCIe SSD, First on which slot do i need to use on the mobo for m.2 and how can i change my boot device to m.2, i have no idea how it work, can someone explain entire...
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    [SOLVED] Does my motherboard has full support for NVMe m.2

    hi i have this motherboard GA-B250M-Gaming 3 cofeelake series with latest bios and i am planning to buy new ssd nvme samsung 970 evo 250gb Does my motherboard has full support for NVMe m.2 as boot drive