system

Forum discussion tagged with system.
  1. tmdbedaux

    Question Questions when upgrading my system

    Hello, so I'm hoping to get a new motherboard and SSD soon, so I just have a few questions. So, once I put my new motherboard in and set everything up, is there anything I should do in BIOS or just my computer settings, or anything else I should know about? I'm getting an SSD for more storage...
  2. sennehaest

    [SOLVED] Would this be a functioning computer?

    Hi there! Im looking to upgrading my: CPU, Motherboard, ram and CPU cooler. So I made a pcpartpicker link with how my pc is gonna be looking( https://pcpartpicker.com/list/kGstvn ). The thing is that I'm not sure if these parts will fit, because I do not trust to pc part picker computer...
  3. N

    Question How to move windows from HDD to SSD

    Hi. I just got a new ssd and I want to move windows from my old hdd to my new ssd. I have watched different youtube videos and I have found out that the best way to do it is to copy all my files from my hdd to a external hdd except windows and move the windows files to the ssd but when I move...
  4. T

    Question PC boots for a couple of seconds then shuts down

    Hi everyone. This morning I decided to clean my PC seeing it had a lost of dust built up especially around fans. I also unscrewed the cooler and applied new thermal paste. Ever since it won't boot up. It starts for a couple of seconds, doesn't go to post, there's no beep and it actually makes...
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    Question Left PC off for ~5 Months, Now Constant Boot Loop

    Hello Everyone, I recently went to university and have not had the time to game as much as I used to, so I haven't been playing many games on my rig since. I ended up getting a virus on it because of my own stupidity, so I ended up disconnecting it from wifi while I waited to get my old windows...
  6. StormBrew

    Question Computer Has Been Working Fine for Years, Now Only Turns on When I Flip the Light Switch

    My desktop had been working fine up for the last few years up until a few days ago when it started acting super strangely. The front IO power button had stopped turning the computer on. This was a problem that I experienced a few years back after I had first built the PC, and had no actual...
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    Question Help for My First build

    I actually have a build in my mind CPU: Ryzen 5 2600/2600x CPU COOLER: Stock Cooler MOBO: Msi X470 gaming plus/ B450 Gaming Pro Carbon AC WiFi STORAGE: 120 GB M.2 SSD 1 TB HDD RAM 16gb 3200mhz Trident GSkill 650w psu tx650m Coolermaster master case mc500 Is it overkill for for 1080p...
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    Question sometimes PC Doesn't boot first time but starts after pressing the restart button

    Specs - CPU - Ryzen 5 2400G Ram - Corsair Vengeance 3000 Mhz 8gbx2 PSU - Corsair CX 550 Motherboard - MSI B450 Gaming Plus When I first on my pc and push the power on button my pc doesn't boot up. but cpu fan and motherboard light and other fans are running. after pressing the restart button pc...
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    Question Newly Build AMD Pc is NOT working properly.

    Hello everyone, Below is the old thread and i don't know, why i am not able to reply in that. So, posting another one. https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/need-help-newly-built-amd-pc-not-working-properly.3437708/ My question: Someone suggested that the main reason is 400v SMPS which i...
  10. Linastra

    [SOLVED] Can you please advise me if I should I purchase a new PC or upgrade my current system. Thanks

    Hi, my current system is 5 years old and I know I need a better graphics card (regular gaming) and better ram (minecraft). I am not sure what the life expectancy is of my computer parts, so I'm not sure if I should keep my PSU, CPU and HDs - or if I am better off replacing them all now instead...
  11. T

    Question How much is my PC worth?

    Hi there, how you all doing, a while back now I built this PC and i'm thinking of selling it and buying a new one, but I don't know how much it is worth right now. Anyways, here is the specs! :) Case: NZXT H500 White Motherboard: MSI Z370-A Pro CPU: Intel i3 8100 Graphics Card: Gigabyte GTX 1070...
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    Question Pc Restarts randomly

    Hello guys, I've been using my desktop for almost 4 years now, it has been running smoothly all these years with no problem. I did a lot of gaming in the past years, but not so much anymore. Lately, while i'm working, sometimes my pc restarts by itself. It has happened before in the past...
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    Question Problems with Computer :(

    Hello everyone :D Grab a seat cause it might be a long one I hope that this is the right section for this post but as the title says I came across some problems this morning with my computer and I could use some help. So after a normal day of gaming yesterday I tried to open my computer today...
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    [SOLVED] I want to upgrade

    Hey everyone, I'm fairly new to the gaming/PC building scene. I am looking to upgrade my PC I bought recently. Here are the specs: CPU AMD Phenom II X4 850 Propus 45nm Technology RAM 16.0GB Dual-Channel HYPERX DDR3 @ 671MHz (8-8-8-22) Motherboard Gigabyte Technology Co. Ltd...
  15. J

    Question No signal problems

    I'm using Viewsonic vx2458-C-MHD. I uses the HDMI cable to connect to my PC my its said no signal on the screen, but when i connect the monitor to my laptop it went through. I thought the problem was my PC but then I connected my pc with another monitor with DVI-D cable and it worked. The sad...
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    Question I'm having trouble picking a pc out to run Overwatch on and I need advice

    Hi, I have a 1400 dollar hard budget and I want to buy a desktop that can run Overwatch at 75+ FPS on Ultra settings at 1080p. The only catch is that my father insists on having it pre-built, preferably from letsbld or IBuyPower. I would like to maximize every part possible while keeping it...
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    Question Is my system any good?

    My system: CPU: Ryzen 7 2700 RAM: 32GB (2x16) corsair vengeance RGB Pro Graphics card: RTX2080 MOBO: ASUS ROG strix B450 F Pro gaming motherboard HDD: WD blue 2TB Case: NZXT H500I CPU cooler: NZXT kraken x62 (280mm) OS: Windows 10 Home...
  18. J

    Question Best gaming system for a low budget

    Hey guys how is it going? I have a friend who wants to enter the pc gaming world, but his budget itsnt the best, I was wondering since you guys are expert which would be the best system for a lowcost I could recommend him. He tells me he wants to run games like fallout 4 so thats like his goal...
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    Question PC Boots in low resolution and displays out of range when going to launch a game in fullscreen

    Specs CPU : i3-6100 GPU : Zotac 1050ti OS : Windows 7 Ultimate Ram : 8gb DDR4 2400 (1x8gb) PSU: Seasonic S12-II 520 watts I got my new DVI-D to VGA adapter now and the problem is solved thank you for your answers So i have a problem when my PC boots it boots on a very low resolution that...
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    Question I need help figuring out what is wrong with my system.

    Ok so this is my current setup: CPU: I7 6700k Mobo: ASUS -z170 A GPU: GTX 1080 PSU: Corsair RMX 750 RAM: 16gb Corsair Vengeance 2400 The issue I have been having is sometimes when I open a program or am doing something my computer will freeze, then I have to HARD reboot, but it then never...