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    Need advice on budget build

    I'm looking at upgrading my computer. It's about a 5 year old i5 3570k Has ran like a champ but it's starting to show it's age. I have a 1060 6GB card in it that I can reuse as well as the hard drive and DVD Drive. What I'm looking at wanting is a Ryzen 5 2600. Not looking to OC at this...
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    [SOLVED] New mobo and cpu but comp won’t post

    I just upgraded both my mobo and cpu and reconnected everything in their respective ports. However when I try to power on my computer nothing happens. I have checked the front panel connections countless times and made sure the cpu has power. When I switch the power toggle switch on all the leds...
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    No display output on computer

    Hello! I made a thread about this before but I realised the way I described it was really poor, so I'll try again. I helped my friend upgrade his PC, and in return he gave me a couple sticks of memory left over from the upgrades as he didn't have any dimms remaining. So, I got home and plugged...
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    outside gaming pc

    I usually like at lest 3 times a month play with my friends outside, They bring ps4/xbox just have a game night. I take my pc I3 7100 and rx470? we always do it at night. How cold is too cold for gaming on pc outside? i tried to look for answers in google but nothing answers my question. Ps...
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    New Build horribly under performing

    Hey Guys I ave just put together a new Gaming build which is grossly under performing and hoping someone can help me figure out where i went wrong. After speaking with a few friends they all seem to think my error lies with the choice of CPU but i wouldn't think the performance would be so bad...
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    New Build instant shutdown - Motherboard CPU LED flashes

    I have finished building a new PC with the following specs: Motherboard: ASUS PRIME Z370-A CPU: Intel Core i5 6600K GPU: MSI GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Gaming X 4G RAM: Corsair Vengeance LPX (2x, 8GB, DDR4-3000, DIMM 288) PSU: be quiet! Pure Power 10 CM (600W) After finishing the build, I have tried...
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    How do I know whether my Mobo has MINI PCIE-E or M.2 NGFF interface for wi-fi antennas?

    How do I know whether my Mobo has MINI PCIE-E or M.2 NGFF interface for wi-fi antennas? Mobo: I figured that MoBo requires antenna with RP-SMA Male connection type. I found these antennas...
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    what is a northbridge

    what is a northbridge
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    HDD not being read from new mobo

    I just bought a new motherboard cpu and ram to upgrade my computer. And after installing all the parts I booted it up and opened the bios. But the bios isnt reading my hard drive. In stuck in the bios and I'm out of ideas. Specs: I5 8400 Gtx 1060 6gb 8 GB ram 1 stick 1 TB Seagate hdd
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    Everytime I boot, Bios requieres me to "run setup", but I'm able to exit and boot Windows with no issue.

    System specs: [ ASUSTEK COMPUTER INC. H613-E INTEL I7 3770K 1 SSD ADATA SX900 2 SSD ADATA SU800 1 HDD 16GB RAM GTX1050TI OS: Windows 10 Bios is up to date. Issue I rarely shut off my PC, usually when I clean it or install something new, and everytime that happens the BIOS asks me to "run...
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    Do I need to update Motherboard bios before changing cpu?

    I had an intel i7-4770 in my old build but I foolishly damaged some of the ports on my motherboard rendering my graphics card useless and halfing my ram. My friend kindly gave me his old build so I could pop my hard drives and graphics card into that and put it all in my case and feel like I had...
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    [SOLVED] How do I know if motherboard m.2 slot supports full speed NVME of 3 Gigs transfers?

    Trying to buy a new board now, but as usual, having a hard time navigating through the options... Almost all boards have m.2 ports, but can they ALL handles the 3gigs transfer speed of Samsung EVO 960 NVME? And of course this will be used for boot disk and OS. How do I know what board can or...
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    Advice on MOBO for sx8200 1TB NVME SSD

    Hello friends, I use userbenchmark(dot)com to get compatibility issues resolved before buying/helping other people will their PC build. There is an excellent offer going on right now where i live (India) regarding nvme ssds of adata sx8200 1TB (not 960GB), but am not finding the right MOBO for...
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    No display, lights on, fans spin, power to everything

    Components CPU: i3 6100 Gpu: msi 750ti Psu: corsair cx500 Ram: ddr4 8gb one stick Mobo: msi z170a gaming pro carbon No display even though everything has power and lights and fans working. Need help pls I have tried this on two different motherboards and CPU’s and I’m certain I’ve built it...
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    bios curropted help

    i got a gigabyte GA-P67A-UD4-B3 motherboard and i bought that off a friend. when he used it. it worked fine and he had a cpu overclocked on it. when he gave me the motherboard i forgot that it was overclocked and switched the cpu out for a older one. now the pc wont start its on a boot loop i...
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    [SOLVED] ASROCK Z390 EXTREME4 PCI2 slot not working with RTX 2070

    Put together my new pc this week and found that my RTX 2070 GPU doesn't work on the PCIE2 slot. When I plug in the hdmi cable there is no display on my monitor. When I connect the hdmi directly to the motherboard and boot it the pc doesn't detect that the graphics card. The when the card is...
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    Is my ram or gpu unstable?

    So i recently built myself a computer and i have overclocked the ram, cpu and gpu. My PC was a budget build and it includes a MSI Radeon RX560 aero itx gpu and corsair vengeance lpx 1x8GB DDR4-2400 ram. My ram speed has been overclocked to DDR4-3000 and the gpu frequency is increased by 14.5%...
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    [SOLVED] Overclocking help me

    can someone send me a good guide to learning how to overclock please cpu...gpu..ram the lot
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    [SOLVED] Looking to upgrade from a 4690k HELP

    Hello all, Let me start off with my current specs CPU: Overclocked Intel Core i5 4690K Quad-Core (4.0GHz-4.7GHz) Power Supply: 850 Watt Corsair RM850 Motherboard: ASUS Maximus VII Ranger Graphic Cards: Dual 4GB NVIDIA GTX 970 Memory: 16GB Corsair Dominator Platinum 1866Mhz (2x8GB)...
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    Is this worth 500$? Looking to buy a used pc

    CPU- Intel I7 5820K 6 Cores MOTHERBOARD- Asrock x99 Extreme 4 GPU - EVGA 970 SC DisplayPort / HDMI CPU Cooler - NZXT Kraken x61 DRAM - Corsair Sport Ballistics 16GB 4*4 sticks 2400 MHz PSU - Thermaltake 1000w Case - Corsair 750D Full Tower Comes with a FREE CD drive. Keyboard - Razor...