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  1. twgamerbuilder

    [SOLVED] Samsung 970 EVO not showing in BIOS

    I just rebuilt my computer to clean it, same parts, nothing has changed. It was working fine beforehand. I have it all set up and turn it on and my 970 evo isn't being recognized by the bios. It's my boot drive and has a lot of valuable data on it. No info anywhere in the bios on it. I tried...
  2. Gregory Tasiadis

    [SOLVED] M.2 SSD Compatibility with my motherboard

    I'm trying to figure out if the SSD I want to buy is compatible with my motherboard and so far I haven't been able to make sure if it works. The SSD is KINGSTON SA2000M8/500G M.2 2280 PCIE GEN 3.0 X4 NVME and the motherboard is ASUS PRIME B450-PLUS. It says it has an m.2 slot but I am worried if...
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    [SOLVED] M.2 SSD doesnt show up in BIOS and in windows 10 installation

    Hello everyone, so I have decided to upgrade my pc with m.2 SSD (Samsung Evo 970 500Gb), I want the ssd to be my new boot drive, but it doesn't show up during the installation process of windows 10 (I have usb from Microsoft with windows 10). I have MSI B250 gaming m3 motherboord and it detects...
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    [SOLVED] System Upgrade Options for Photographer

    In 2015 I built a computer for my wife who's a photographer. Components listed below. What are some options for upgrading? She's mainly a Lightroom and Photoshop user. She is in these applications for several hours a day. I reinstall the OS (Windows 10) once a year. The system is starting to...
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    [SOLVED] NAS or HDD enclosure for RAID 5

    Hi all, I have a need to build a storage that can handle RAID 5. I've read that if there's a failure in one of the drive RAID 5 can safe the data by changing the problematic drive. From what i understand after changing the drive, RAID will compiling all the data for the new drive and compiling...
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    [SOLVED] Using Windows on USB to boot my new build.

    So I'm currently building my new PC and im planning to boot windows from a USB stick while also reusing my SSD. So my question is: will it automatically boot from the USB as opposed to my SSD which also has windows on it so i can wipe it then and there, or do I have to wipe it before, and if...
  7. khodex1997

    [SOLVED] Best SFTP Storage service for renting?

    I cant build my own server at the time so I am looking for a good storage server online to upload files. I would like to maximize storage space for price. I eventually plan to close it out but I'm looking for a good money-storage ratio and a reliable site. Can anyone give me some...
  8. Question Virtual Disk Manager problem! cannot create a New Simple Volume(HELP!)

    So recently on this PC I wanted to dual boot install Kali Linux, so I shirked my D- Drive 20GB and went to create a new simple volume and went on to create a new simple volume and this error came up : I tried all the available solutions on the internet which says to change my drive to MBR, GPT...
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    [SOLVED] Building a new PC and using my current SSD

    My current SSD has windows and pretty much everything else in the same partition, I've heard that i have to reinstall Windows because mine contains drivers for the old motherboard. Is there any way for me to just get rid of Windows and all the drivers or do i have to reformat the whole drive...
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    Question RAID 1 with M.2 NvME SSDs - Recommendation Requested

    We are working to build three new 2u servers for a customer. For better storage performance, I have chosen to use Samsung EVO NvMe M.2 SSDs. The challenge with this choice is that I don’t have a good way to implement hardware RAID 1. We are using dual AMD Epyc processors with a Supermicro...