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    Looking to Upgrade my System

    Hello, i am currently looking to upgrade my system as i have recently bought two 1440p monitors from Dell. I am mainly using my PC as a work machine, mostly for editing videos and other graphic related work. However every now and then i'd also like to run some games at decent framerates. I...
  2. 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...
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    2tb SSD for mass storage

    Hey everyone I will build a pc and I wanted to know if it is worth it to get a 2tb 850 evo ssd over a WD 2tb caviar black. Will I see much of a difference or is it better to go with the common setup of a small ssd for os/apps and large hdd for data? Budget is not that much of an issue but I...
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    asus a555lf-xx406d ram upgrade

    Hi, i want to Upgrade my a555lf-xx406d RAM 4 gb to 4+8 gb. i heard that here the 4 gb ram here is attached and can not be removed. i want to know if i can surely upgarde it to 12 gb ram or not. and also if this will cause any problem with warranty. also it will be better if you can provide a...
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    Fan direction issue

    Hello, right I have no idea what's going on here. My CPU and GPU fans are spinning against the way the blades are designed to operate, so basically not sucking or blowing. Imagine a desk fan spinning counter clockwise doing nothing! I thought it was a faulty motherboard but the replacement is...
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    Which graphics card is perfect for my PC? Please answer carefully.

    My PCs specs: Intel pentium g630 2.7 ghz Intel dh61ho motherboard (2nd generation) 400w ATX switching power supply (non brand) 4gb ram Current gpu: GeForce 210
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    Gtx titan evga Hydro

    I have evga gtx titan hydro copper and im wondering can i use nzxt x41 kraken for the gpu and i buy a new better one for cpu?
  8. Cooly568

    USB 3.0 Drivers for Windows 10 that don't pop a power limit?

    Hey, so, dumb question, sorry for asking here, but I can't find my answer on other forums. I own a Gigabyte P34G V2, and it's a laptop, but it's been designed with a special USB 3.0 port to use for charging. This port should charge at 1 amp, compared to a usual USB 3.0 port's 0.5, But it has...
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    Wiping an SSD After Using Samsung Magician

    I'm using Windows 7 with an 850 EVO 1TB SSD Hi. I recently bought an SSD to become my primary drive for games and loading things in general, and it's great. The only issue was having to clone about 700GB of stuff I already had on my HDD just to get the OS over. The reason for this is that I...
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    Connecting two hard drives via enclosure to TPLink Router (It can only detect one)

    I got a Mediasonic ProBox Hard Drive Enclosure that can carry up to 4 hard drives, right now I have 2 3TB hard drives inside the thing. When I plug it directly into any computer, the hard drives are detected quite easily. I tried plugging this Enclosure into my Archer C9 TPlink Router to work...
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    Cant play COD AW!

    Hi! Ive been trying to play COD AW, but for over a month ive only got "No games found" even with the NAT OPEN. And just recently, i havent got ANY games and also the NAT Strict! What can i do????? Help please T.T
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    my lenovo thinkpad E550 turns on, but the screen is completely black. I have already taken out the battery, unplugged it all,

    I just received a lenovo laptop for work, and i can't get it to turn on. I hit the power button, the harddrive and everything turns on but the screen is completely black. Before I go running to my supervisor, I just want to make sure I am not overlooking something.
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    Windows 10 barely working for me

    So.. I upgraded to windows 10, and like usual, I had high expectations. I am now pretty pissed off. I installed it, it seemed to work fine and all, then I cant click the taskbar. Literally, cannot click into anything except for Steam and Windows Explorer. No start menu working, no internet...
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    Maintaining The Library: How GOG Is Preparing For Windows 10

    GOG is preparing its catalog of current and classic games to work with Windows 10. So far, the process has been easy, with only a few hiccups by way of bugs and a few incompatibility issues. Maintaining The Library: How GOG Is Preparing For Windows 10 : Read more
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    Sandisk Extreme Flash Drive Slow

    Hi, recently I bought this 32GB flash drive: with advertised speeds of 245MB/s read and 100MB/s write. However, I noticed when I'm transferring files, it only writes at a max of ~30MB/s...
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    "Please power down and connect the pcie power cables..." GTX 970

    Hey guys, i am running a gtx970 with a ASUS B85M-E Motherboard and a CORSAIR VS 450. The Pc was running about a month without problems, but when i turned it on today, after i logged in into windows the monitor went white for a second and then went black. The pc was not responding and i shut him...
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    First PC Build. Need some feedback.

    This is my first PC build. Just asking for some feedback or suggestion that can help improve my build. I plan on OC-ing it, though I don't do hardcore gaming. I'm also wondering if the PSU is the right wattage for my build. Suggestions for other IPS monitors are welcome too...
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    What is most important in dedicated physx card?

    I have an amd r9-270x right now and was thinking of getting a second nvidia card to run primarily for physx. What is the most important thing to look for in the card if this will be the primary use of it? I would think you would just want the fastest processor and maybe more cuda cores? Really...
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    Which GPU is better, the MSI AMD R9 290X or the MSI NVIDIA GTX 970?

    Hi guys, I was just wondering which GPU is better as i haven't got much knowledge about AMD GPU's, i think that the GTX 970 ( is better but I'm not sure. Could...
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    Far Cry 4 Hurk Mission Crash

    Hi All, I tried to look for this but cannot find anyone with a similar issue anywhere, so, on my first mission with Hurk, where you go around a sign and then you have to run to meet this trading guy so he can take you to Himalayas, as soon as I speak to this dude the game crashes.. not a clue...
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    Can I use Sapphire R7 250 gddr5 to my A6 5400k?

    Can I use R7 250 gddr5 as my graphics card insted of my built in, or any suggestion for my PC? TNX
  22. Dhriti De

    machine freezing often

    After changing the thermal paste cpu is freezing randomly, even no load is given.. no heat issu, no ram error, no gpu problem... formatted 2 times, drivers roll back and upgrade, uninstalled silverlight..What happens is the machine freezes.. on the current screen, mouse stops moving, keyboard...
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    Is Asus G56JR - CN183H Good

    I want to buy new gaming asus a good choice if not please suggest other laptops! other than alienware with budget of 1300$
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    cooling my build

    So i have an ASUS ROG crosshair V formula Z motherboard, but ive noticed its running at mid 60sC when playing not very taxing games, if i were to play bf4 it would starting hitting 70/70C, way too hot. My case is the FAH 912 plus, so my question is, what is the best way for me to improve my...
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    Laptop Choice Help

    I'm looking for a laptop as a secondary laptop to my gaming desktop. It only needs to be able to play games like Skyrim, Borderlands 2 and Bioshock Infinite at 720p resolution and low settings above 30 fps (i.e. smoothly). However I would like the laptop to be quite portable (less than 25mm...