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    My pc freezes when it fist boots up.

    (i don't know where else to post this) So i'm running a pretty old PC from 2006 it a pre-built HP pavilion a1430n and the old hard drive says its missing WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\CONFIG\SYSTEM but it has important files so i decided to use a different hard drive instead of just formatting it and i...
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    linux compatable dell

    Linux compatibility on Dell 3670
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    Installing BIOS Problem after changing OS

    Desktop PC (self-made) which was running on Win 7. I upgraded to Win 7 Pro and everything went wrong. Windows disappeared, I have no idea what I did wrong. Now, I have re-formatted the HDD holding the OS, and tried to re-install Windows. I can get the BIOS to ensure that the machine boots...
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    Teacher Buying NAS for Yearbook and Videography Courses. Help! Please!

    Disclaimer ... I know a little bit about a lot of things, but I do not know NAS/storage solutions. So ... I teach and coach at a middle school. I've got 27 students in my Yearbook Class, this year. They will generate 2-4TB of still images, throughout the year. I'm also pioneering a...
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    Need advice on building a 800$ budget gaming PC

    Approximate Purchase Date: 20 August 2018 Budget Range: 800-850$ System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming>daw>video editing Parts Not Required: SSD, cooler Preferred Website(s) for Parts: None Country: Bangladesh Parts Preferences: 1. CPU: Intel core i5 8400 2. GPU: Gtx 1060...
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    Is these two compatible?

    I have asus tuf z370-plus motherboard and i was about to buy this Cooler Master MasterLiquid ML240L RGB cooler and dont know if they are compatible becouse i dont understand all of those cpu socket compatibility things so please help.
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    2700x + Gtx 960 4gb will be a bottleneck?

    Hello Everyone, Im planning on upgrading my i7 2600k 3.40ghz, my motherboard and my 8gb 1333mhz to a 2700x 3.70GHz, and 8gb with 2666MHz speed. What ill be keeping: My 1TB hard drive 120gb SSD ASUS STRIX Gtx 960 4gb CoolerMaster Power supply 600W 80+ Bronze Which i want to have: Case ATX...
  8. Jason H.

    Help me find a better CPU Cooler please? Need air

    Im using a the stock cooler for my AMD A8 5600k. I currently just bought a new hard drive and some new ram and I want to get the temps down on the CPU. So Im looking to buy a 3rd party air cooler thats not hard to install and will give me some better temps. My budget is about 25$ and I need it...
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    Will downgrading from an i7 7700k to a 6700k cause MOBO problems?

    The Question: Are there any problems if I were to downgrade my 7700k to a 6700k? My 7700k now is currently setup with an MSI Gaming M3 z270 mobo and is cooled by an NZXT Kraken x62. Also got 16gb of Trident Z RAM running at 3000MHZ. Problem mentioned below. The Issue (If you would like to know...
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    GTX 1060 3gb getting worse performance than RX 560

    I recently bought a zotac GTX 1060 3gb, and I was using an RX 560 before. I now haven't had the slightest performance increase (I have in benchmarks) in games, sometimes even worse (like in Skyrim). Games like Need for Speed Most Wanted and Crysis 3 didn't have a bit of an increase in fps, the...
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    Fortnite Battle Royale Guide: 20 Best Tips and Tricks To Win

    We collected the 20 best Fortnite Battle Royale Tips from our community. Read on to learn how to survive and win. Fortnite Battle Royale Guide: 20 Best Tips and Tricks To Win : Read more
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    Wake on lan not working on any PC. Could it be the router?

    I work from home doing PC & laptop repairs and have several PC's in my workshop and in the house that I can wake up remotely, or at least I used to be able to. In short, I've tried several different wake on lan programs on several different PC's and none of them are working on any of my PC's. My...
  13. mmolitor357

    Is This a Good Build

    So I want to make a new PC build and was wondering how good of a build this is. Unless I need to change anything. I have a Samsung V-NAND SSD 850 SATA III 6Gb/s 120GB Solid State Drive Read 540 MB/s Write 520 MB/s (MZ-7LN120BW), a Seagate 1TB BarraCuda SATA 6Gb/s 32MB Cache 3.5-Inch Internal...
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    Can I use a 6ohm speaker on a 8 ohm amp

    I have I pro audio subwoofer with 8 ohm amp of 500 watt. I want to replace the driver with a 6 ohm. Can the amp handle the 6 ohm driver ?
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    Preparing automatic repair?

    Hello, I just installed new ram. Now when I turn on my PC it says my mobo name and and under it automatic repair anyone know what is wrong?
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    8700K Temps too high.

    I just built a new right with the following specifications. CPU: 8700k (not overclocked) Motherboard: ASUS Z370 TUF Gaming Plus RAM: 2x8 GB Corsaid Vengeance 3200MHz Case: NZXT 340 Elite Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 x (Single Fan) GPU...
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    Graphic card for Dell Optiplex 755 DT

    Hello I just got this desktop and notice that I can't play games because there's no more update for the graphic and wondering this graphic will work-...
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    CPU Overheating And Case Fans Not Spinning

    The other day while gaming I noticed very quick freezes. It made me believe that either something is under heavy load or it's throttling because of high temperatures and voilà! I bought this PC in 2014 and all I ever did was remove the dust from time to time and replace the thermal paste maybe...
  19. Alaispera

    OBS makes me drop frames even when I'm not streaming

    Hey guys, when I open up OBS on my computer when I'm in game, I get an immediate drop of about 20 frames, any ideas why? I have a relatively high end computer too. AMD Ryzen 1700x @3.9GHZ EVGA GTX 1080 SC @2GHZ Corsair Vengeance 16GB
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    2nd pc build, is this reliable and a good gaming PC? what can you tell me

    I just want a gaming pc that is fast and reliable. and of course with a sleek look, can anyone tell me if this build will be a good one, thanks:)
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    Looking for a laptop for college

    Đối với nam giới, đôi lông mày đẹp, thể hiện quyền lực và nam tính rất được coi trọng. Do đó, nếu lỡ không may gặp phải trường hợp lông mày xấu, lông mày thưa, mỏng, lệch…thì chọn sửa lông mày là phương pháp đem lại cho nam giới vẻ đẹp cá tính, nổi bật sức hút hơn. Vậy những bí quyết sửa lông...
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    Fps drops in certain games.

    Fps drops in certain games. I got this tiny problem. My games usually run smooth and nice without any problems what so ever, but this is not the case with 2 of my games. Im talking about PUBG and Paragon. I like both games, but these fps drops makes it hard to enjoy competetive games like so...
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    Upgrading a 5-year old rig (Radeon HD 7850)

    Hey, I'm looking to upgrade my rig and would be thankful for any advice on what direction to go. Current: MB: ASUS P8Z68-M PRO RAM: Corsair DDR3 1600 4GB x2 CPU: i5 3550 3.3 GHz GPU: AMD Radeon HD 7850 PSU: Corsair CX 600 The primary usage is gaming, and I realize that if I wanted to play new...
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    System freezing problem

    New assembly and every time windows 10 starts the usb-ports freeze after 10-20 sec. (incl. keyb/mouse). I recently tested the memory modules with memtest86. No errors. I can get to bios setup with no broblems and those settings seems to be OK. The assembly: Corsair TX550M power unit...
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    PC not recognizing filled RAM slots.

    My System: Currently my system only recognizes me having 16gb of ram, i tested each stick individually to make sure they were all working properly. then i tested each slot and found that only the first 2 slots will recognize RAM in them. ive reseated the cpu...
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    HP motherboard Video card compatability

    I have a HP 3047h motherboard the chipset is AMD 785g(rs880) + sb750/ has 1xPCI 2xPCI Express x1 1xPCI Express x16, will this video card work...
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    Dropped 1TB WD Elements External HD...

    I know this problem has been posted just about everywhere on the Internet, but I was hoping to get some advice anyway... Basically the HD was dropped from chest height by someone who is about 5'7. The drive is detectable, and I can manuever between the main directory and different folders, but...
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    Need Help with a Seemingly Faulty Graphic Card

    The problem have been here for quite a long time, but I just decided not to stand it anymore. My pc is a Acer Aspire E1-772G, with a internal Nvdia 820M. However, whenever I use the NVDIA, everything on the screen seems crushed with tiny lines all over the screen. When I use Intel HD graphic...
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    Frame capping and G-Sync?

    From what I understand about G-Sync it will match the frame rate of my GPU. However if I was to use RivaTuner to cap my frame rate does this hinder G-Sync? Here's an example of what I'm currently doing. I am playing Doom and when V-Sync is off within the game. The max fps is 200fps. My...
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    Computer restarting issue

    Im just going to start off with I don't know if this is the correct place for this post. So my mate got me to look at his computer because it has been having issues. When he tries to start up a game whether its a small indie game or say battlefield it will just restart the computer. Running...
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    GPU or some other components faulty?

    Hello everyone, in the following I'll explain all the events that lead up to me detecting that the GPU might be faulty. My question is whether it was really the GPU or another component and that if the GPU was faulty how to test whether other components were damaged. Yesterday all of my...
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    Budget phone with best performance

    My old s3 is done, need a new phone, what I'm looking for is performance and battery life, budget is 150-170 dollars. What should I get?
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    Upgrading a prebuilt

    So my friend found a prebuild and wanted to upgrade it so he could game on it. It has an i5, 8gb ddr3 ram and a 450w psu. He was thinking an rx480. do you think this is possible?
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    Put in new cpu fan and now monitors won't turn on?

    Hi guys, so i just put in a new cpu cooler, i moved my SSD, i moved my graphics card to a different pci slot, and i added a new sys fan. Computer turns on, some of my peripherals turned on, my monitors showed that they had power when i plugged them in, but when the computer was on the monitors...
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    Motherboard code d0

    On the mb diagnostic board the frame light is off and it gives code d0. I have no idea what this means
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    Computer freezes 20 seconds after start up, but after forced restart it works fine.

    This problem appeared a week ago for no apparent reason.When i start computer , when i get to the desktop, after 20 seconds or so ,it completely freezes. So i have to shut it down by pressing the power button. After that, i start it again and it works fine i don't know why this is happening. I...
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    Bad Audio quality after new PC build.

    So I get a whole bunch of new components to build a new Windows 10 PC. As follows. i5 7600 @3.5GHz Asus Prime Z270-AR motherboard Evga 750W PSU. 16 GB G.Skill Ripjaws 2800mhz RAM I also have an AMD 380x Which I used in my previous PC build most of which was aging apart from that. Went from...
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    Stuck pixels and flickering screen.

    Recently i woke up to my laptop having a horizontal row of stuck green pixels, and everything underneath that row was flickering/duplicating what was showing above the row of pixels. I decided to try using one of those videos which flash rgb rapidly to unstick pixels, which was successful! The...
  39. Praveen926

    Chepeast 144hz or 120hz monitor.

    All in the question. Here are my specs if you need i5 6500. GTX 1060 6GB, 8GB. Don't ask me for budget since I need to know the cheapest on earth. IDC about branding and looks tho. :)
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    Unigine Valley Benchmark

    Is the score 3372 In unigine valley benchmark good?