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    Question Updated gigabyte bios to f61, booted pc after but now it wont boot

    Specs Ryzen 5 2600x Aorus b450 16gb ram ddr4 I was updating my bios from f32 to f61 because I just got a new ryzen 7 5800x and wanted to upgrade. First I restarted the pc and it worked normally, I checked the bios version and it was updated. Then I tried to put on the new processor but the pc...
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    Question Me (and my computer) need some serious tech help...

    Hi all, So, I have a custom build pc. And it's just not working at all... I'm going to walk through the hardware, the progression of the issue (to the point where the computer is now totally unusable), and all the steps I've tried to fix it. I really hope someone can tell me what to do, since...
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    Question Can i use buffered ram on gigabyte b450m s2h

    Hi! Can i use buffered ram on gigabyte b450m s2h? The Gigabyte's site says it supports unbuffered memory, but it doesn't say it supports buffered.
  4. Canned Potatoes Computer

    Question Computer underperforming please help

    I have an i-5 7600k @3.8 GHz , 16 GB 2400 ddr4 ram, and an EVGA gtx 1060 6GB GPU with an SSD and windows installed on a hard drive. Ever since assembling my pc, I have experienced constant crashes, slow loading times, and much more. I've updated my windows, updated every driver possible, deleted...
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    Question New ram causes BSOD

    Hello! I have recently bought a 16 GB Corsair Vengeance LPX 2666 MHz ram stick. It is compatible with my motherboard (MSI B350 Gaming), however, after using it for 4 hours my PC BlueScreens with the error: MEMORY_MANAGEMENT. I have tried to search it up, looked at the causes and I thought ok, im...
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    Question Dead motherboard?

    Hi All, Last weekend my PC would switch on for approx 6 seconds, shut down then get stuck in an boot loop. Long story short after a few days of testing came to the conclusion the motherboard has failed or is shorting somewhere (nothing has physically changed since it worked fine?) Initially no...
  7. Leygul

    Question INTEL i5 8600K or RYZEN 5 2600 NEED HELP!

    Hello! I need help deciding on the two builds I've found, my main focus is Gaming ( the one better at VR specifically) these two cost me around the same ( with 80-100$ difference). I need help choosing between these two, or is there a better option? AMD Ryzen 5 2600 A320M 16GB DDR4 3200Mhz...
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    [SOLVED] PC froze during bios loading screen, held power button, now monitor won't turn on.

    Hello made an account for this, not sure what to do. Earlier today my PC was working fine but just recently I turned it on and it froze during the bios load screen. So I held the power button to shut it down and rebooted it. However after rebooting I noticed nothing was happening on the...
  9. Insayno

    [SOLVED] Ethernet cutting out frequently

    Initially my internet was cutting out completely (would just shut off) for just a second randomly. Sometimes it would happen in bursts, sometimes it would only happen once. So I replaced the modem (It's just Comcast's default modem) and replaced the cable leading to the house. Upon doing that it...
  10. bordonking

    Question Computer restarts randomly

    Computer restarts randomly when I start SOME games and AFTER stress test, makes no sense Hello, Trying to troubleshoot a friends custom built computer as it crashes randomly during games. I can recreate the problem by running MSI kombuster to stress the GPU +CPU (for max power draw) but the...
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    Question Any reason for my MB not to support this RAM

    Hi! On ASUS support list this https://www.crucial.com/memory/ddr4/bl2k8g32c16u4w RAM isn't mentioned for PRIME Z490-V. There are other RAMs that have exact same extended timings, are UDIMM, same voltage, ram speed, are 2x 8GB SDRAM, DDR4 of course. Is there any reason why it wouldn't run?
  12. IcePic

    Question PC doesn't POST after adding a GPU ?

    Hi ! So I bought basically a new pc put keeping parts from the previous one (power supply, hard drives, gpu) and I have a really weird issue with my new setup. the computer boots just fine and I can access the bios when the gpu is not there. But when I add it, nothing posts... all black no...
  13. DannyAbility

    Question I have huge fps decrease

    Hello guys. So basically my pc is slower than a month ago. Normally I have +- 100 fps on Ultra in GTA 5 but now the fps is around 40. On people playground I had +300 fps when there are +10 npc on the map. Now I have +-50 fps with 5 npc. My specs: I5-9600K RTX 2070 SUPER 16GB RAM 2X8 2TB HDD...
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    Question M.2 boot drive, crashes then restarts in EFI Shell - help needed

    So I recently purchased a Sabrent Rocket 4.0 1TB M.2 SSD to replace my boot drive. I cloned my previous boot drive onto it, and it was working very well. Over the past couple of days I have run into an issue: - When I close many windows sequentially, they all stop responding, then my PC seizes...
  15. LordMikeus

    Question Multitude of problems on system lately (BSOD, Crashing, Exception Errors, Boot Freeze and so on)

    Hi, I've been having a lot of problems lately that I'm not sure how to fix. I have recently installed some new RAM so that could be a cause of the problem but a full Memtest86 found no problems. These are all the problems I seem to have been having since I installed the RAM: System doesn't...
  16. Nathan_08

    Question Keep getting blue screens - unexpected_kernel_mode_trap

    The last month or so I've been getting a lot of blue screens and they are getting worse. The main one is unexpected_kernel_mode_trap, but I've also seen irql_not_less_or_equal a few times. Last night the PC failed to boot a few times then when I got it working it was ok for awhile. Restarted and...
  17. LDogg_1

    Question Graphics Drivers Crashing Tried All Common Solutions HELP!

    Specs: Intel i7-7700k Asus Z170-A EVGA GTX 1070ti 750w Power Supply 16GB of ram I recently changed my GPU from a 970 to a 1070ti. The 1070ti was running perfectly fine for about a week before the graphics drivers started crashing on every game I played. The crashes occurred at seemingly...
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    Question Pc Crashes out of nowhere with a loud robotic type of buzzing noise of whatever is playing through speakers

    So what happens is out of nowhere my pc crashes out of nowhere with a loud buzzing noise of whatever is playing, I've been having this problem for around 2 weeks now and when it crashes temps seem fine on everything, it mostly happens when I'm playing any type of game but can sometimes happen...
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    [SOLVED] Unable to Update Microsoft and Other Odd PC Problems - Registry Issue?

    Hello, I have an odd variety of issues with my gaming PC that have been going on over the last few months which do not seem to line up with any hardware changes or software updates. It seems to be originating from a registry issue but I haven't gotten to the bottom of it quite yet. I seem to be...
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    Question PC has significantly lower WIFI speeds than laptop/devices in new apartment.

    A couple days ago, I moved into an apartment a bit away from home. When I started connecting my laptop, phone, and computer to the internet connection, I noticed that my custom built PC (built new in November 2020) was struggling to get 1 mbps download. I tried tweaking all sorts of advanced...