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    [SOLVED] Gtx 1070 or Rtx 2060 on 550W psu?

    I'm planning to upgrade my gpu from gtx 660 to either gtx 1070 or rtx 2060. My question is: will it work with my 550W psu? My psu: Radix VI 550 Cpu: intel i7 4790k Ram: 2 x Geil Dragon Ram (total 16GB) Motherboard: ASRock Fatal1ty Z97 Killer 3 HDD drives Target gpu's: ZOTAC GTX 1070 AMP...
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    Question FirePro M5100 in Elitebook 8560W

    Hi all, I hope someone can help me out... I've seen a few videos online of people installing the AMD FirePro M5100 into the HP Elitebook range - 8540w, 8540p, 8560w etc. I've got an 8560w, and have just bought an M5100 to upgrade it, but when I start the laptop, the screen is black. Sometimes...
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    Question 3D Modeling/Gaming PC

    I was wondering if this pc would be good enough for some decent gaming at 1080p and 3d modeling as well. My PC:
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    Question Power Supply for D16L (Inspirion 3847) Question

    Hello, I just got a Dell Inspirion Model D16 (3847). Would this power supply be compatible? I am just wondering because the cause only has the type back...
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    Question Is this system upgrade good?

    I am thinking of upgrading some of my pc parts. Do you guys think this is good and stable. And maybe what motherboard I can get for 250-300 au. GPU: RTX 2070 CPU: INTEL CORE I7 8700K MOTHERBOARD: NOT SURE YET PSU: 750W GOLD G3
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    Question 1080 Ti SC2 loud fan

    I recently just bought a 1080 ti sc2 of ebay, it still has 2 years of warranty left. The problem is that one of the fans is making a cricket like noise and its very irritating. Does anyone have any ideas of what I can do?
  7. toxicwarrior7

    Question Laptop GPUs

    I recently got a Dell inspiron 17 7535 from a friend. It has an i7 4500u with 8gb ram and intel 4400 graphics. I want to upgrade this, but im not sure if its possible to buy and install a laptop GPU. If not, what is your suggestion for an adapter so I can use an external GPU?
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    Question Are there any JBOD external cases for 5+ 3.5" drives?

    It seems like I can only find NAS or DAS which are doing management I don't need. Are their plain cases where I can just put a bunch of drives I have and them just appear in Windows? I think I may be using the wrong terms when searching for such a unit. Thanks!
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    Question Need help in memory stick quantity

    So basically I have an 8gb stick of Corsair Vengeance LPX and I want to upgrade. I want the Vengeance RGB Pro 2x8 kit but then I would have 3 sticks, is that okay? Also if this works how would I place them? MB: MSI Z270 Gaming Plus
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    Question Dell optiplex 7010 sff 240w psu

    hi can someone help my I have Dell optiplex 7010 I5 with 240w psu I want to add ASUS GeForce 210 Silent Low Profile V2 1 GB it said power consumption is 31w will my psu handle it ? I have 2.5 sshd 500gb...
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    Question Switch Not Receiving an IP from Router?

    So... I originally had my router ran to just my computer but the guest network/firewall was congesting the network so bad that my latency was awful. I now moved the router into the room with all the other stuff and have set up bandwidth limiting so that the guest network can only accumulate...
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    Question Is there a way to find out if a graphic card will work before buying it

    I am looking for a new graphic card for my HP Compaq 6300 SFF computer and I want to know if there was a place that could tell me if the card will work for what I need. When I got this computer I thought it would work but I guess the card is not good enough
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    Question System restarting over and over.

    So resently my computer has been running a little slower than usual. Not the main problem but might be useful. The main issue is that when turning on my pc, after a few seconds it just instantly restarts, as in turns off without warning then turns back on. Once it has done this once it just...
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    Question 100% CPU usage while gaming

    I've seen a lot of posts saying that it's ok to be running 100% CPU while gaming but I have a hard time wrapping my head thinking its really ok. I haven't really had too many issues except small stutters every blue moon but every game I play (even tested older games like borderlands 2) runs my...
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    Question System won't boot from any drives

    I want to install Windows on my portable LAN PC and when I try to boot from my Windows 10 USB installation drive the system displayed "disk boot failure insert system disk and press enter". Sometimes it gave me an error code PXE-E61 when I enable LAN boot. I tried resetting the CMOS, use only 1...
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    Question PC randomly shuts down

    I bought a second hand PC about a month ago just to run Netflix and tv show/movie d/l's and it was running fine until 2 night's ago when it shut down for no apparent reason and wouldn't boot again. Not knowing this (because my partner was using it at the time of the first shut down), I turned it...
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    [SOLVED] Rate My Pc Build

    Hi, This is gonna be my first pc build ever. Can you please rate it for me, Thanks.
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    Question PC wont post or boot with a new CPU Installed.

    Hello, I recently bought a Xeon x3450 for my GA H55M UD2H (rev 1,3). But it will not post or boot. If I take out my GTX 970 the pc turns on and all the phase LEDs turn on but that's it. With the GPU, the computer just turns off and on over and over. I was using an I3-540 and that works fine. My...
  19. News You Can Now Run Windows 10 on the Raspberry Pi 3

    Raspberry Pi is finally ready for the full Windows 10 experience. A new installer lets you put Windows 10 on Arm, including the Pi. And it's made by the same people who got Windows 10 on Arm onto Lumia 950 and 950 XL handset. Windows Latest first reported the news. Read more here. ANDREW E...
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    [SOLVED] How to enable fast path

    Hello, I know that enabling fast path will decrease my download speed . I don't really care about download speed , I just want to decrease my ping . I can't find how to do this , is there any command in cmd ?
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    [SOLVED] My ssd has 20 mbps read writes speeds

    Before i return my A400 480gb ssd i just was wondering if there is just a problem with what im doing. Ive replaced the sata cable and ensured its connected properly. The kingston ssd manager says all drivers are up to date (although without any drivers it still should be way faster than my hdd...
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    Hello guys, so I"m having problems with my pc right now, I keep getting bsods with error code IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL. I think that I tried every solution I could find on internet, but none of them worked. I checked my memory with memtest and it showed no errors. The bsod happens randomly, while...
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    Power over VGA?

    So, first time posting. Hope it's not already answered elsewhere. I was setting up a computer at the club I run at school and saw the weirdest thing. The monitor was powered and seemed to be powering the mobo and CPU fan via VGA?! Check out the video. For clarity the only thing plugged in is...
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    ASUS GL504G - Ethernet pin broke

    Hi Community, I bought this laptop on October 2018 and accidentally, I put the power cord to the ethernet (yes it fitted perfectly for some reason) with the result being breaking one of the eight pins of the ethernet port. I sent it back to Asus; they told me that I did it (apparently) and the...
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    Pc won’t turn on

    My pc won’t turn on. One day I was playing in the morning, I turned my pc off no problem, but then lasted on when I tried to turn it back on, it wouldn’t! I’ve already replaced the power supply and checked the IO panel, but I don’t know what else to do.
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    [SOLVED] is this psu good for rx 570 ?

    Is seasonic ss-500hm active pfc f3 good for rx 570 4gb and i7 3770 ? Or cooler master rs-500-pcar-I3 ?
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    [SOLVED] Custom build in a unique case. Size issues

    I have a case from a dvr that I thought it might be a unique computer case. its approx. the size of a vcr. I hoping to put some extra components I have lying around into it and give it the appearance that its simply a dvr, but add wireless keyboard and mouse, so I could, if needed use it as a...
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    Home Networking Clarification

    Hello, You helped me last year identify that my network needed a router. I have a clarifying question about the network setup. I have drawn a diagram but I cant seem to upload the pic: Isp > modem > router (4ports) > switch (4 ports) > patch panel (7ports) My question is, is it necessary that...
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    Games crashing to desktop

    Okay here is my problem: few games that I play mainly are crashing to desktop every few hours, sometimes even once in an hour. Other games are totally fine, never crashed. Games that crash are Project Cars 2 and Battlefield 1 and 5. In pcars crashes usually occur while playing online with at...
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    Can I use a gtx 2070 with my motherboard and processor?

    I have a MSI Z170A M3 for my motherboard and an i7-7700 processor. I was wondering if I could use a gtx 2070 with no issues?
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    [SOLVED] Is GT 1030 Graphic Card Compatible with HP Pro 3400? i have birthday in a month..and i really want a graphic card...with my budget highest i can buy is GT 1030..Ive looked on some videos..they are pretty good...But i have problem..I really need to know if it fits in my computer...and second if it will work..So it would help if u told me if...
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    [SOLVED] Need a new GPU compatible with my CPU i7 2600K

    I have a 2nd gen Intel® Core™ i7-2600K Processor (8M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) and need to upgrade my GPU. This CPU can handle pci-e 2.0 cards only and not 3.0. I have bought a GTX 1070 and could not make it functional due to the PCI Express Revision supported by the processor. It seems that some...
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    [SOLVED] 250GB vs 500GB; which is better for OS drive?

    Hello all! Will a 250GB 970 EVO PLUS outperform a 500GB 970 EVO as an OS drive? Which will snappier and handle workloads faster and better? Thank you
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    Windows Start Up weirdness?

    That's the start up. If nothing is done it starts like normal. . . .and if any button is pressed it does the same thing . . ..which is nothing and just starts like normal. Like. . . .idk. . .Just curious to know what it might be. Thank you for your time M(_ _)M before hand.
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    [SOLVED] Huge frametime dips

    http://My frametime on the game “the forest” and “kerbal space program” will spike a lot, for “the forest” in msi afterburner it shows spikes occur every second or so, aswell as a complete dip in gpu usage and a smaller dip in cpu usage, this is becoming a problem so any help would be...
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    Monitor not detected

    I have an odd issue that has only started happening recently. Here are my specs to start with: MSI Gaming 5 z270 motherboard I7 7700k processsor GTX 1080 Hybrid Corsair vengeance 16gb ram Anyways, I have a dual monitor setup, a 23.4 inch Asus and an older 27 inch Lg both work fine. The LG uses...
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    [SOLVED] Is this unigine heaven benchmark score decent? Looking to purchase this pc.

    Hi everyone, I'm new to the pc world, but I am looking to purchase this for £300 and I am unsure if this pc is worth it and decent? Any advice is much appreciated, thanks! FPS 69.1 Score: 1742 Min FPS 27.1 Max FPS 132.1 Platform - Windows NT 6.2 (build 9200) 64 bit CPU model - Intel core...
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    [SOLVED] P5QL/EPU Max memory support.

    Hey guys. First of all I would like to greet everyone and apologize for my poor English. So, My friend has this motherboard: ASUS P5QL/EPU. i checked and found that maximum memory support is 16GB. But, does it really supports 16gb...
  39. blade_storm

    overclock ryzen 5 2600 with stock cooler

    hello guys i will overclock ryzen 5 2600 on asrock b450m pro4 until i get an aftermarket cooler. So, i don t want something crazy. ram will be 3000mhz and i want to try between 3.8ghz and 3.9ghz, what do you think with volt? should i push it up to 1.3 or below that?PSU isn t a problem. thanks...
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    [SOLVED] Do i need to upgrade my Motherboard, if i upgrade my CPU/GPU?

    I'm considering upgrading my desktop to be better suited for gaming. My Current Specs- Motherboard: Lenovo Bantry CRB CPU: AMD A10-7800 GPU: AMD Radeon R9 360 2gb Potential CPU upgrade: AMD Ryzen 5 2600 Potential GPU upgrade: EVGA GeForce GTX 1060 6gb (single fan) 1) Is that a good CPU/GPU...