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    [SOLVED] Computer Freezes when Stressed

    My computer used to have cooling issues, which would cause it to automatically shut down. I replaced the fan based system with a water cooler and the temps dropped drastically, as expected. However, now my computer simply freezes during games or intensive software like game development (Unreal)...
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    Question Computer Freezes when Stressed

    My computer used to have cooling issues, which would cause it to automatically shut down. I replaced the fan based system with a water cooler and the temps dropped drastically, as expected. However, now my computer simply freezes during games or intensive software like game development (Unreal)...
  3. [SOLVED] Thermal Throttling with the i7-7700k

    When playing demanding games, or even just running a stress test, Thermal Throttling occurs regularly for me. In this pic you can see the chips' behavior (taken while running around in circles in a city in Assassins Creed: Odyssey): The chip starts to throttle itself even though the absolute...
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    Question Is my system stable enough?

    I recently tried to OC my ryzen 2600x with pbo + xfr with bclk. Bclk set to 103 and ram at 3333 cl18(3430 with de bclk). I ran prime95 blender for 3h and aida64 with cpu,fpu,memory and cache for 7h without crash. Can I consider my OC stable?
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    Dell n 5040 laptop

    ADATA 4GB DDR3L RAM 1600Mhz... Is it compatible dell n5040 or not?
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    my pc turned off and turned the fans to maximum, it didn't boot up for the next 10 mins.

    so i was playing off world trading company when all of the sudden my fans go crazy and my pc turns off, when i tried to turn it on again it just showed me 2 white lines, 1 large and 1 small. later i tried booting it again and it turned on just fine, i did BIOS updates and i think this had to do...
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    How often do you upgrade your Graphic card/PC?

    Just a curiosity, right know i have a gtx asus 970 4gb, and i would plan to upgrade it every 2 maybe 3 years with another xx70 gtx (hopefully not too expensive). with the other components i would add 2 more years, since i usually use my pc for gaming (and editing, but for a small part).
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    Need help, Looking to build a pc for 450-500

    Hi guys, could you help me please, looking to build my first gaming pc for about 450-500 mostly playing WOT and CS no monitor/keyboar/mouse is required, also i do have Hard drives, so no need to include them. Also could you advise whether to have Intel or AMD? Thank You.
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    Seeing this when I boot up my PC.

    Ok I just got my New GPU a XFX R9 390 and I wanted to see what I could do OCing it. I used MSI Afterburner and the settings were unstable so I had to restart. Now when I boot up I see this image below. https://gyazo.com/b0e3d3c251d4adae72d41adc04e24154 My PC still runs great and the GPU is...
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    Looking for a Computer to run WoW/Diablo 3 on Ultra and Streaming/Photoshop.

    Hello As said in the title I am looking for a Gaming PC for World of Warcraft and Diablo 3 to run on ultra. As well as streaming/photoshop. I have a budget of $1800 - $2000 (Canadian). I am not new to PC gaming but to choosing and building a computer I am completely new to because my computers...
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    Sapphire Radeon R9 270 Dual-X OC 2GB GDDR5 or MSI Radeon R9 280 2GB GDDR5

    Sapphire Radeon R9 270 Dual-X OC 2GB GDDR5 VS MSI Radeon R9 280 2GB GDDR5 Which one is best for gaming on Gigabyte B85 D3H Motherboard ?
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    NAS upgrade Build Limit 300€

    Hello! First thread here. My last thread got deleted after I activated my account. I already have HDD's, 3x WD Red and one Intel SSD. I need to upgrade my NAS, it's running Linux at the moment but I would like to use ZFS maybe nas4free. Anyhow I don't have any space issues so a micro atx och...
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    Is my AMD APU A10-4600M is getting too hot ?

    Im using Gateway NV52L with AMD A10-4600M APU with Dual Graphics. I was playing Resident Evil 6 and my laptop shutdown suddenly but when i started it again it booted without any problem. but when i again ran another game dirt 3 and my Laptop set to High Performance but this problem didn't...
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    [Build Help] Upgrading Gaming PC AMD 955 to i5-4690k (overclocking as well) // need help deciding few things before I buy!!!

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant CPU: Intel Core i5-4690K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($239.99 @ Newegg) CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-D14 65.0 CFM CPU Cooler ($78.99 @ Newegg) Motherboard: MSI Z97-GAMING 5 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($149.99 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws...
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    if you have windows xp now..can you uninstall it and install windows 7

    If you have windows xp now..can you uninstall it and install windows 7. and or what is the hardware/ other software required to make this happen. Thanks Michael B