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    Problem with hard disk controller, Windows doesn't start

    I have a HP probook 450 with Windows 7 ultimate,recently I updated all of its drivers using a 3rd party software,The following day when I turned it on,my laptop just froze up in the "starting windows" thing,and then it shows up a blue screen with message saying that the problem was the hard disk...
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    CPU overheating with stock cooler

    I have an I7 4790. It reaches temps of 100C under load while the fan just hovers around 1800RPM. i have tried setting the minimum cpu fan speed to 87,5% in the bios, but it changes nothing.
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    Having Microphone issues

    Not sure if im writing this in the right place but here we go. Essentially the problem is when im playing games on my pc i like to plug in headphones (regular 20 dollar earbuds actually the ones with the mic attatched) this allows me to hear the games better because most of my gaming is done...
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    pc boots but no display

    **PLEASE HELP, PC BOOTS BUT I ONLY GET A BLACK DISPLAY** Hello, so I recently decided that I was going to upgrade my motherboard. So I bought a gigabyte b350 gaming 3. I also bought a ryzen 5 2600x cpu. The company that sells these on amazon confirmed that they update the bios first, before...
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    What the Tom's Team Played This Weekend: 'Titanfall 2'

    'Titanfall 2' makes a strong case against developers' disinterest in making compelling single-player campaigns for their games. What the Tom's Team Played This Weekend: 'Titanfall 2' : Read more
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    URGENT PLEASE HELP! Cleaned my PC and now HWMonitor says my CPU temp is 98c

    Long story short I cleaned my PC a few hours ago with an air duster and damp cloth. I don’t think I touched anything with the damp cloth that would have hurt it and it’s been a few hours since then anyway. When I boot up my PC and open HWMonitor it says all my cores are are 95-100c (200f) My...
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    Dell Inspiron 15 3000 laptop has ble screen, no cursor after puppy stepped on keyboard???

    Puppy stepped on keyboard of Dell Inspiron 15 and now just a blue screen and no cursor??
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    New build problems. i need help!

    I just upgraded my computer and clean installed windows 10 Just randomly my screen goes black, fans are still running, and i cant shut it down with power button, i have to kill the psu. i have tryed to fresh install all drivers. ran memtest, furmark, and prime95 with good results. so what the...
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    Fluctuating fan speed

    My Asus GTX 770 has been acting up lately. For the first 3-4 years everything was fine, I had the ASUS GPU Tweak software controlling the fans. Randomly, the fan RPM began to jump up and down drastically. I've tried everything in that software, and eventually moved to MSI Afterburner. I set up a...
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    Cooler Master Hyper 212X and Gigabyte X470 Aorus Compatible?

    I am building a new pc and I was checking if all the parts are compatible on https://pcpartpicker.com/ and it showed me that the Cooler Master Hyper 212X is not compatible with the GIGABYTE X470 AORUS ULTRA. This is what it showed on the website : Will there be any compatibility issues with...
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    Weird Wake-up Behavior

    Hello, I am experiencing a really weird wake-up behavior on my 2nd generation i7-2600k PC, which randomly wakes up from sleep mode for no reason at all sometimes, but mostly at power surge (which I hoped the UPS would mitigate), or when another switch is pressed in the room (yes, in the whole...
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    Can I upgrade RAM on a machine I don't have admin access to and which is DiskEncrypted?

    I have a Dell Latitude e7470 which I would like to RAM-upgrade to 16GB. The issue is it is a Company owned machine with an encrypted disk and a security-crippled operating system. I just want to swap the RAM for more compatible RAM, but am trying to figure out whether this may create any bad...
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    Easy solution to see if someone’s remotely viewing your computer via shared network? Please help, I’m so clueless.

    Is there a quick/somewhat easy way to see if your MacBook has been hacked? One of my roommates is incredibly gifted at getting into anything and everything he sets his eye on; hacking computers being one of his favorite pastimes. That being said he’s had both physical access to my computer (yes...
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    PC wont start up - black screen with only a white number in right corner

    When i start my PC up it gets a black screen and in right down corner theres a number '92' in white thats onlu thing i see but every component on my pc works before it started up rlly slow and now it just doesnt anyone knows how to solve this? (the bios screen doesnt even show up so) specs...
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    USB pen drive not showing up in My computer as well as in Disk Management

    Hello,I just got this new Hp 64 gb pen drive and it worked fine for a few days and later on it stopped showing up in my pc. When I plug it in I can see it in device manager > Disk Drives and the status says it is working fine. Also when I go to notification area I see the0 "Eject Mass Storage"...
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    Low FPS in PUBG with gtx1080

    Hey, so my pc is struggling to get over 60 FPS (40 in towns)in a game called PUBG. It’s quite a taxing game but with my specs I would expect a lot more with everything set on very low. Any advice on things to try? I have used DDU and reinstalled it all. Pc specs. i7 2600k Gtx 1080 32gb ram...
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    Will the following components be at the advertised speeds please let me know

    So i have asrock ab350 gaming k4 with corsair vengeance plx 2x4gb the black ones and the package say supports intel i7 and supports intel core with intel logo will it support the motherboard i bought with a amd ryzen 5 1600x at the 3000mhz speed which the ram advertises please tell me did i...
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    Overclocking "safe cap" FX8320/1060

    Hello there. Got the next desktop setup : amd fx8320 (NOT 8320e) 3.5ghz kingston hyperxfury 2x8gb 1866mhz zotac gtx 1060 3gb amp edition asus m5a97 r2.0 ssd team l7 evo 60gb 2.5" sata3 tlc (OS) toshiba p300 1tb 7200rpm 64mb (games/soft) power supply 650w os win10/64 Question #1 : which one will...
  19. AceoFSpadesShri

    Petriot Viper 4 Ram compatibility with Gigabyte Motherboard

    I wanna to know can i use Patriot Viper 4 ( DDR4 16GB 2x8GB 3200MHz Kit ) PV416G320C6K memory at 3200MHz speed in GIGABYTE Z370 AORUS Ultra Gaming Z370 and GIGABYTE Z370 HD3P Motherboards ???? because i am thinking to buy Patriot Viper 4 ram and use them at 3200MHz speed in GIGABYTE Z370...
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    About a cooler for i9 7940x

    I want to upgrade my cpu to a i9-7940x and ofcourse i need x299(now i have x99)and right now i have 3.0 PERFORMER C THERMALTAKE cooler and in win g7 case(mid tower). Should i buy a different cooler for the new cpu or not? If yes which cooler should i buy? Thanks in advance for an answer
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    decided to oc my i5 4670k

    Hello guys, I decided to oc my cpu. I'm currently reading here and there. I haven't touch anything and while loading the bios I saw some strange numbers. While everything is at stock and the cpu frequence multiplier is at 32 my vcore is at 1.320v but in cpu status I get 4.3 cpu frequency. I run...
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    HELP pls: Lenovo yoga 900 after software update doesn't work

    Hello, I have a problem with starting my Lenovo yoga 900 after software update. The light on the power button is on (white) and the light beside also on (white). I tried to follow your directions from this and other posts, fn+f2, f8, f9 and nothing works. The screen is totally black. After...
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    Is this a decent system that I just ordered?

    I just ordered all parts needed for my gaming system - Would like some reviews. I do a little web programming, work in blender, and want to game with some friends on battlegrounds. https://pcpartpicker.com/list/rXgg9W I am currently a network admin at FSU and use to be a technical support...
  24. awesomeleo

    gpu not workinjg properly

    i have msi eadeon rx 460 2 gb oc graphics card... i bought it at may this year.... at first it seemed to work fine... i used to gaame with it ... there was no lag... but later warframe( a game) started to lag.. earlier it didnt lag adnd i got a fps of 120 earlier and now i am getting only 30...
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    Gaming and ping

    hi everyone hope u all have a wonderful day is there a way to test my router or ethernet performance ? i mean .. i got 70 - 90 ping in online games no spikes no lag .. this is actually the average ping im just wondering if i could let it stable or reduce it...
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    Dark rock 3 vs dark rock pro 3

    I'm just wondering is the pro version a lot cooler or not? that is the only thing holding me back from picking.
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    PC issues (powers on, no display)

    Well... The issues basically started two days back. After using CCleaner, it detected a file (which I've seen before, actually), something along the lines of C:/documents/name/cookies that was 'corrupted'. Afterwards, ram memory started going up, noticeably svchost.exe would slowly go up and...
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    HDD and SSD help!

    My disc 0 has 931.02Gb that is unallocated. Is that normal or what? I just built my first pc and I used my ssd for windows 10.
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    Recovered data larger than my harddrive?

    I accidentally cleaned out my hard drive (long story) and had to use EaseUS Data Recovery to retrieve all of my lost files (cost a whopping $70 for the software) but the retrieved files are 1.69 Terabytes while my hard drive is only 1 Terabyte. Is there any way I could recover them to a zip file...
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    i want help G

    i have a old mb (GA-EP35-DS3) and i want to upgrade my cpu to Intel Pentium G4560. Does this cpu match with my motherboard cuz mine its says support Intel® Pentium® D processor but i want and your opinions...
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    Razor blade 2015

    Hi, do you think i can buy a razor blade 2015 for around $1000?
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    G.Skill Sniper Gaming Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1866 Memory Running at 667 MHz

    Well this is my part list https://pcpartpicker.com/list/2CZwm8 and as the title states; my ram is running at more than 1000mhz less than what it should be Any help is appreciated! Thanks
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    Conductive thermal paste on gpu pins.

    Hi,when i was applying conductive thermal paste it touched the pins of the gpu.the thermal paste i used was for cpu but i used it on my gpu. Did i fucked up or not?
  34. johnstilwell22

    Best Motherboard & CPU for under $400 USD

    I am looking to upgrade my AMD FX-8310 cpu to a better one for heavy gaming. From what I see, there are not many better cpu's for the AM3+ socket, so I am also looking to upgrade my motherboard. So what I am asking is, what is the best CPU and Motherboard combination for under $400?
  35. Ethan Knight

    Case Cooling Help!

    Hey guys, I will probably be purchasing a CPU cooler (CoolChip HPC specifically). I'm going for a near dead silent build, so max of 28 dB, and it will dissipate ~40 degrees C at that speed. So my main question is this: Should I go for the i5 6500, 6600, or 6600K? And will an M.2 SSD affect my...
  36. homeboyboom

    Asus AI Suite 3

    Welcome, So today for some reason my AI Suite 3 (Dual Intelligent Processors 5) just wouldn't load properly. It didn't show up in the 'Toolbar' section and when looking at its process on the Task Manager then it was sitting at around 1-2 MB of Memory and CPU 0%. I later simply 'End task' the...
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    Is a GEFORCE 950 a good graphics card for gaming?

    It's my first graphics card and I bought it for gaming. I don't know if it's as good as a 980 or 970. Please tell me if I need something better for games to not lag. Mainly gta5 on pc.
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    should i buy an MSI or EVGA gtx 1070?

    I've narrowed down my graphics card to 2 options: the MSI GTX 1070 DirectX 12 GAMING X 8G 8GB 256-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support ATX or EVGA GeForce GTX 1070 SC GAMING ACX 3.0 Black Edition, 08G-P4-5173-KR, 8GB GDDR5, LED, DX12 OSD Support (PXOC) The EVGA one has some...
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    What should I upgrade first? CPU or GPU?

    Hello guys, I just want to ask you what will be better, upgrading my CPU or my GPU? My current GPU is R9 380x Nitro from Sapphire and my CPU is an i5-4460 and I have 12 GB RAM. I can buy myself an I7-4790K or an GTX 970, but I dont know what to buy first, can you guys help me please? I dont...
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    Crushing problems with gtx 1070 asus laptop

    Hi everyone, I have recently bought asus G752VS gaming laptop but I have crishing problem which seen as ''Display driver stopped responding and it succesfuly recovered.'' My all drivers (BIOS, Nvidia, Windows, Intel) updated. This problem only occur while I playing game ( every game). And my...