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    Question CPU Upgrade Gone Wrong

    I'm a bit in over my head with this stuff and have tried my best but come up stuck, any help would be greatly appreciated. Specs: Gigabyte b150m ds3h Motherboard 2x Corsair CMK8GX4M1D3000C16 Vengeance LPX 8 GB Palit GTX 1080 Stock CPU coolers EVGA 550w PSU I'm trying to upgrade my i5 6500 with...
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    How do I mark my "Question" post "Solved"?

    I just recently noticed posts in some forums are marked "Solved". Unrelated: Are there rules against cross-posting? I read, like all, the stickies.
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    Question Aorus B450 Elite.

    Can't find where to connect the Power SW or the HDD LED to motherboard. I also cant't find the power reset cable. The motherboard manual doesn't sayanything about HDD LED or the power SW cables
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    Question CPU showing 90C <2 mins after powerup

    Hi! Having an issue with cooling that I’m hoping to get some help with. Relevant system specs: Intel core i7 7820 Asrock X299 killer sli mobo Corsair H100i pro 850 w PSU, brand new ~2 yr old build, no previous issues Problem: when I power on the system, it starts up normally, without...
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    Question PC not recognising new M.2 SSD

    Hi so recently I bought a Samsung 970 evo ssd. I plugged it in and it doesn’t show in bios or when I try to install windows on to a device. All help appreciated, thanks.
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    [SOLVED] h100i gtx not cooling.

    I've recently upgraded my pc from nearly the ground up, (old cooler though) I haven't booted windows yet but I'm having problems with my CPU temperature. I'm using a liquid cooler (Corsair h100i gtx) from my old build. The cpu fans are not registering on the BIOS but they are spinning and all...
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    Build Advice $2,000 PC for video editing (put together after many hours of research)

    Hey y'all :) I want to put together a relatively serious PC for editing videos. I use Premiere Pro and little Ae, both of which rely primarily on the CPU so I prioritized the CPU and its support over the GPU in the budget. I do want a very strong system that will give a smooth efficient...
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    Question gpu fans go crazy when playing

    That noise makes me go crazy. My gpu fans to up to 2400 RPM when playing even though I set all the settings to the lowest possible. In idle it is at 1000 RPM. My cpu fan and the case fans are always at 1000 (idle) and 1300 (ingame). My cpu always has low temperatures (idle: 30°-40°, ingame...
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    Question Does the hyperx fury 2x8gb ddr4 3200 cl18 need to be overclocked to reach 3200?

    Sorry if this is obvious, I am not a tech guy, just that when I bought the memory the salesperson told me that and I would like to know if thats true. Thanks
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    Blank screen Lenovo Thinpad

    Blank black screen and won't power up
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    Water cooler installation

    So, i bought this nox hummer h240 cl watercooler but somehow i cant seem to install it correctly on my asus m5a97 r2.0 motherboard. The socket is am3+ wich is compatible with the cooler. I tried following the instructions but no success... can anyone please give me a hand here? Thanks
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    Computer won't turn on (motherboard problem)

    I recently purchased a new processor for my desktop. My first upgrade to come for my pc but things didn't end very well. After videos and forum threads I finally finished installing the new processor but when I put everything back together my computer wouldn't power on. I did a PSU test and it...
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    FMS (Flying Model Simulator) not running on Windows 10

    Hello everybody, I have a laptop with Windows 10 Pro installed, with the following specs: Intel Core i5 2450M Quad Core, @2.5GHz nvidia GT 540M (slightly overclocked) Intel 300GB SSD 320 Series 16GB RAM I remembered using an older application, called Flying Model Simulator, a couple of years...
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    Overclocking amd fx 6300 with stock cooler

    I have an amd fx 6300 (3.5ghz) with stock cooler and gigabyte 78lmt-usb3 motherboard. What is the highest i will be able to overclock it safely?
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    GPU Core Clock at 0? Games unplayable!

    Hello, I'm extremely desperate right now. I've recently built a brand new PC with fairly high end specs. My system specs: CPU: Ryzen 7 1700 w/ stock cooler GPU: ASUS ROG Strix 1080 Ti (non OC) Mobo: Asus Prime x-370 Pro memory: Corsair Vengeance LED 8 gb DDR4 2666 MHz (I have another stick but...
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    Downloading model in SketchUp, SketchUp becomes really slow

    Hi, So Im very new to SketchUp. Every time I download a model from their 3D Warehouse, SketchUp becomes really slow. Is there anything I can do to keep things running smooth? Is there any features I should turn off? Or could it be my setup? I mostly use my computer for gaming. Currently I have...
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    DVI I monitor and RX460

    So ,on my monitor i have DVI-I port and on my gpu i have HDMI and DVI-D.Since i cant find Dual link DVI to DVI , can i use DVI-I(on my monitor) and HDMI(on my gpu) via DVI-HDMI cable?
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    some youtube videos are just a rectangle box

    some videos on youtube when i enter full screen mode i get the full picture. but other videos when i enter fullscreen the entire video is in a rectangle box. and the rest of the screen up and down is black why is this is this a monitor issue?
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    AsRock X370 Fatal1ty Gaming K4 vs AB350 Fatal1ty Gaming K4

    I have little computer knowledge and was about to start my first pc build I now have a hard time to differentiate the difference between the two boards, at first my choice was quite clear, cause my pal told me that if I'm not planning to do multi gpu setup, a b350 would be a fine choice and...
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    New build slow?

    Not sure if this is the right place but if not hopefully someone can point me in the right direction. build is Mobo: gigabyte z170x gaming 3 cpu: i7 6700k with coolermaster hyper tx3i fan RAM: corsair vengeance lpx 2x 8gb at 3000MHz psu: corsair tx750w ssd: corsair force le 240gb video...