System Help

Forum discussion tagged with System Help.
  1. coppa

    Question Second monitor making my pc crash??

    Hello! So I have been having this weird problem with my pc and I cant seem to find the cause or solution to it. My pc runs perfectly fine with my Acer KG241Q 144hz 1080p monitor, but whenever I plug in my second monitor (Samsung 1080p 60hz) via HDMI. the screen goes black, no video signal is...
  2. V

    [SOLVED] Bios concerns, and how to update?

    Hello, I’m experiencing some thermal throttling, which I think is leading to underperformance. I want to try and upgrade my bios as a potential fix, but I can’t seem to find any downloads anywhere, not even on the medion website for my specific system downloads - it only shows downloads for...
  3. KarlKarrlander

    [SOLVED] New motherboard = New Win 10 license?

    Hey everyone, I've bought some new parts: Ryzen 7 3700X, Asus B550-F Motherboard, 1 TB SSD and 32 GB 3200 mhz RAM. My current system (custom built) has an old i5-4670K and DDR3 RAM & the old socket motherboard. This Windows license was originally a 7 Home Premium OEM, which is now a Win 10...
  4. M

    [SOLVED] Replacing 2012 system build with all new components, making sure all are compatible and I'm not over spending

    Approximate Purchase Date: I'm hoping to buy in November Budget Range: Ideally sub $1500 USD with shipping, but if it's shipping that takes me a little over, i'll live System Usage from Most to Least Important: My biggest use is Path of Exile, streaming movies, some steam games and if...
  5. tsh1994

    Question Cheapest possible wow shadowlands computer, minimum requirements

    I'd like to build the cheapest computer I can for World of Warcraft: Shadowlands Any suggestions welcome. Wow Shadowlands min and rec requirements are: MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS RECOMMENDED SPECIFICATIONS OPERATING SYSTEM Windows® 7 64-bit Windows® 10 64-bit PROCESSOR Intel® Core™ i5-3450 AMD...
  6. CensoredBaquette

    [SOLVED] Which Pc should I buy, RX 5700 or 2060S?

    Hi, I want to buy a new pc, but I can't decide which one to buy. Should I buy the MSI RX 5700 XT Gaming x or the MSI 2060 Super? and what motherboard should I buy with it and why? I want this to be a fast and...
  7. G

    front i/o usb 3.0 cable stuck on motherboard, how do i unplug it?

    So I recently built a new computer. the motherboard is asus strix z270e, and the case is nzxt s340 elite. After I built, it I wanted to re-arrange the cabling. However, when I try to unplug the usb 3.0 cable from the case from the motherboard it would not come off. I'm afraid if I apply more...
  8. J

    Upgrading Pre-Built PC any bottlenecks?

    I bought a Compaq 6006 HP and I'm upgrading its gpu to a GTX 750 Ti and it's CPU to a FX-6300 and it's normal psi is 320 watt and I have 8 gb ram will there be any trouble and will get good fps on games?
  9. J

    Power LED help

    So I just built my new PC, got everything together but the graphics card which comes tomorrow. The CPU Fan, And the CPU turns on, i know this because there is a bit of heat when I power on the system where the CPU is on the back of the mobo, the power switch WORKS, but... it doesn't have any...
  10. P

    Alienware Laptop Keyboard to USB Possible

    Hey I really liked the Keyboard on my Alienware 17 but I sold It and built a desktop. Is it possible to just take the base keyboard from the laptop and plug it in via usb? I'm planning on getting this keyboard...
  11. JMcEntegart

    Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Hands On Impressions

    We go hands-on with Microsoft's newest Surface Pro machine. Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Hands On Impressions : Read more
  12. J

    Are these screwdrivers OK or should I get others? They're for the building.