Troubleshoooting

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  1. E

    [SOLVED] HDD no format option

    I got a new hard drive and plugged it in ive already checked the cables everything's fine the hard drive even pops up on my disk manager already but for some reason I don't get the option to format it and I just said screw it and tried making a spanned volume and it didn't do anything. Is there...
  2. F

    [SOLVED] Can't pinpoint point of failure... can someone follow my steps and provide insight?

    Alright, I bought a bunch of parts used and I'm trying to make a computer out of them, but I'm getting this issue: TL;DR The computer will turn on with a positive beep code but suddenly stop being able to boot entirely. Random things will make it work again. Here's a list of all the things...
  3. gloomi

    [SOLVED] CPU fan suddenly not detected, and AIO n/a, please help!!

    So I had someone over to build my PC for me yesterday, we tested everything, everything was good and working (minus the aio pump). He left, I took the PC to my room and plugged it in and went to bed. Now to the next day, I just tried to turn it on to test with my new monitor attached, and now...
  4. singhrobinn23

    [SOLVED] Need help with troubleshoot

    I built my pc around 6 months ago everything was working smooth no issues until recently around 2 weeks ago. I was working on my project, fairly nothing much memory taking or cpu power requiring tasks. Had eclipse, Visual studio code and spotify running suddenly screen went blank and then it...
  5. Z

    Question PC turns off then back on. Why??

    So recently Ive been having a problem with my PC. Everytime I turn it on it will turn off and then turn back on. Then it puts me in the error screen and tells me to go into bios, when I exist bios it boots into into windows and works without a problem. I really confused to what the problem could...
  6. J

    [SOLVED] GPU Crashing

    Hello, I've had some issues with my PC lately... When I play more intensive games sometimes all my screens go black and the PC pretty much freezes and I have to force shut it down by taking out the power. I think it's the graphics card but I am not 100% sure. I thought it was over heating so I...
  7. V

    Question Unstable System: mini -Freezes, Crashes, can't find the Problem

    Hello guys, i really need help from some people who know more about computers than i do. First of all, sorry if my english isn't the best, i'm not a native speaker, but i really need help with this. It drives me crazy. The Problem: I have random mini freezes and stutters in my system. They...
  8. brbcrying

    Question [SOLVED] Lagging in games, but have low ping and high FPS??

    I built this PC at the end of May. Last week I installed some Touchaqua Bitspower Case fans (x3) which had a separate fan hub and ARGB controllor, both of which had direct power from the PSU via sata connector. Then, I was suddenly cutting audio in and out and my games were SUPER laggy, like...
  9. Y

    [SOLVED] CPU temps extremely unstable with AIO installed

    Hi. I have a cooling problem. So, my CPU temps at idle is between 50-67, and when gaming it's between 65-81. I'm even on a liquid cooler. My temps jump with 10-17 degrees - how is this possible? Also, it's a new rig and therefore i'm worried.
  10. N

    [SOLVED] Too long path

    when trying to migrate windows server 2012 R2 to 2016 via Robocopy . .. I have a problem that can't be skipped named -the path is too long -, something like that! how can I solve this ?
  11. M

    [SOLVED] Windows not starting after fresh install

    Not sure if this is a Windows problem or a hardware problem to be honest. After putting together a new PC yesterday, I (apparently successfully) installed Windows 10, but Windows won't actually boot - I just get a frozen motherboard screen (there's a spinning wheel which freezes in place after...
  12. Timmyctc1

    Question High Ambient Voltage and random restarts/application crashes mobo issue?

    Specs: Operating System Windows 10 Pro 64-bit CPU AMD Ryzen 5 3600X 39 °C Matisse 7nm Technology RAM 16.0GB Dual-Channel Unknown @ 1066MHz (15-15-15-36) Motherboard Micro-Star International Co. Ltd B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) (AM4) 41 °C Graphics 2260WG5...
  13. [SOLVED] I had to close the setup mid way while I was reinstalling an app. Should I be worried?

    I was updating Samsung Magician but then I miss clicked to "I live in European Country" which I'm definitely not from. At first I didn't wanted to reinstall this software just because I selected "European Country" but I still ran the setup wizard just out of curiosity and selected "override the...
  14. I

    [SOLVED] New PC Build not powering up.

    Hi I recently purchased all new parts for a new PC Build. I installed everything, went to hit the power button and nothing happens. Not even the debug LEDs are showing any signs of life. Anything helps, thanks! MOBO - MPG Z390 Gaming Edge AC CPU - i7-9700k CPU Cooler - Corsair H100i RGB...
  15. lordas

    Question Webcam Works on desktop but not in browsers

    Hello ! Ive recently run into a problem that has kept me awake the past few nights I have a Satellite C55-A-100 windows 10 64bit, the camera app from the microsoft store detects my camera and works fine ,even the indicator led turns on . But when I try to use the camera on the web for...
  16. H

    [SOLVED] Fan hub not working with all fans

    I just installed a SilverStone fan hub and two Noctua NF-P12 fans. I connected the Noctua fans and the stock case fan (with 3 pins) to the fan hub, and connected the hub to the motherboard and PSU. When the computer starts, the stock fan works but the Noctua fans don't power up at all. I've...
  17. D

    [SOLVED] New PC build freezes after final reboot during Windows 10 install EVERY TIME. HELP!

    So, built a new PC on two days ago, and have been at a loss ever since. Parts: CPU - Ryzen 5 3600 Mobo - MSI B550M Pro-VDH Wifi GPU - GeForce GTX 1660 Super RAM - G.Skill Ripjaws V 2x8 GB DDR4-3600 Storage - 512 GB 2.5in SSD, 1TB 3.5in HDD Power - 80+ Bronze semi-mod PC Boots up fine from USB...
  18. C

    Question Upgraded to 2060Super from 970: Anything 1080 and below works fine, but above that and screen goes black. Occasional flash of signal?

    Windows 10 MOBO: Asrock Z87 Extreme4 EVGA 2060 Super I did safe mode, DDU, then install of latest driver. My BIOS is a little old...but I want to see if there's a solution before updating that since that is a riskier procedure. I've been able to use a remote access software to mess with...
  19. towfur

    Question New build, no display.

    Just put this together. Fans and lights are on. GPU fans at 100%. Tried HDMI and DP, still no display. GPU is from a previous build and is working. Any suggestions? CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 3600 3.6 GHz 6-Core Processor ($179.99 @ Best Buy) CPU Cooler: CRYORIG H7 Quad Lumi 49 CFM CPU Cooler...
  20. hetr94

    Question Can't access Router settings plus it doesn't totally reset

    Hello! I have a Smart RG SR400AC router that has two channels (?), 2.4ghz and 5ghz. From the minute I installed it in my house, it didn't have the default SSIDs, that should be named SmartRG-1db0 (for 2.4) and SmartRG-1db0-5G (for 5). Instead, they are named 903Bluebill (2.4) and...
  21. The Oathman

    [SOLVED] My Rx 580 perform very poorly. Can bad window installation be the reason ?

    I built my new pc rx 580, intel i7 4770k and 8×2 of ram. The way I installed windows was very weird. ( my first build). I took an HDD of a broken Asus laptop that had windows installed in it, and I attached it to the mobo as the main HDD drive. My new pc immediately booted into this laptop...
  22. D

    [SOLVED] How exactly does memory work? Do I have a memory leak? A virus?

    When I restart my computer and let everything load up my memory usage is 25-30% in the Task Manager, and after about a day it goes up to 70-80% and doesn't go back down unless I restart again. I noticed it a few months ago and it's still like this, I don't know if that's normal somehow or bad...
  23. R

    [SOLVED] Dead Gpu or bad troubleshooting?

    When I first built my pc I had an MSI GTX 1070, which started artifacting after about a year of use. I RMDAd the card, and in return, I was sent an MSI Duke GTX 1070 ti. I never took it out of the box, but I have recently been looking to sell it. Once I put it into my computer, the fans were...
  24. Pijmzhchus

    [SOLVED] Please help me, stuck at 30Hz

    I have a problem with gaming on my Samsung TV (Q55Q70R). I can get to 1080p 120Hz at desktop and I know it works because the cursor is smooth and when I check it on TV itself it shows 1920x1080 / 120p. But when I turn on Red Dead 2 specifically the TV puts itself to 1080p 30Hz mode. Other games...
  25. S

    [SOLVED] Why is my new pc LOUD?

    Hey, I just built a new computer and got it to post. But there a a very loud fan noise. I disabled my case fans, gpu fans, and cpu cooler fan but the noise is still present. At first I thought it was the psu, but that’s quiet too. My hard drive is also not the culprit of the sound. However, when...
  26. Z

    [SOLVED] Sound predominantly coming out of left earphone

    Not sure what caused this issue, but suddenly my right earphone on my Audio Technica M50xBT has been much quieter than normal (I use them with the wire when gaming on my PC). I tested them wirelessly and on my phone and they worked fine. Both earphones have the same balance, but the right...
  27. Joseph2409

    Question Is my GPU or PSU failing

    Hi guys. Please see image for reference https://ibb.co/hWPgsWK Current build Mobo: B350 strix CPU: Amd ryzen 7 1700 GPU: Amd Vega64 8gb Asus strix RAM: 3000mhz ddr4 strix Main storage samsung ego nvme. 3x other random hard drives I've collected over time. PSU: masterwatt 750 bronze I...
  28. hyrixx

    Question Pc turns off after 2 seconds

    Hello so my friend just got a problem in his pc that stays on just for 2 seconds after he clicks the power button then it goes down can you guys help us to figure out which part is making the issue the pc working perfectly fine before just a note : the electricity in his house was going down...
  29. OtisKew

    [SOLVED] GPU Stopped Working (I cant figure out why or what to do)

    Hi All, I have been having display issues lately with my PC (sometimes I turn it on and I get not display), which I solved by the good ol turn it off and on again trick. However, since I bought a seccond monitor I have been having a bunch of issues of screen freezes randomly, sometimes no...
  30. H

    [SOLVED] WTH is going on with my PC... PSU failing?!?

    I have a Corsair CX 750M and regularity use it for gaming. Recently, I have had problems with my computer randomly shutting off, randomly restating, receiving BSODs, and freeing with the off button not working on my case or motherboard unless I hold it for around 15 seconds. These problems occur...
  31. Krys2000

    No Audio on HP NX7010 [Need help troubleshooting]

    Hello everyone, I would like to ask something regarding an issue that I haven't got any experience with. First let me give out a little back story This is a 15 year old laptop that I bought used for 20 Euros, don't judge me because its the max I can spend, given my budget in this state of the...
  32. hyrixx

    [SOLVED] Can a gpu develop coil whine after a while of using

    Hello guys my gtx 1660 gaming x developed coil whine after 10 months which is weird so can that be possible? is it like the other coil whines that come on the beginning ? or its different? I already tried it on another system and it was there soo it's 100% from the gpu !
  33. T

    [SOLVED] Referred with high praise...

    Hello all- It’s been an interesting couple of days. A very good friend of mine has an esteemed computer building business among other things, and helped build me a new business workhorse/gaming powerhouse. I am experiencing, however, some frustrating issues. I have, to no avail, exhausted...
  34. L

    Question Help pinpointing display + audio crash?

    For months now my PC has been having an issue where the screen will suddenly go black for a couple seconds, and any audio or video playing in the background will pause. Then the display will come back on and anything audio-only will resume, but video will be a blanked out green fill. It happens...
  35. W

    [SOLVED] Busted Motherboard?

    EDIT with specs: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/jLDVzN Hello everyone. Over the past two months I have been trying to build my first PC. If you wish to help, bear with me while I recount my confusing journey. Last week, I finally got all my parts, minus the SSD, together and decided to test...
  36. H

    Question RTX 2070 - Poor performances (getting around half FPS as normal)

    Hello , First off, here is my config : - Motherboard : Asus TUF Z390-Plus Gaming - CPU : Intel Core i7 9700K - RAM : 2 * 8 Go - 3000 MHz - GPU : Asus GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER Dual EVO - PSU : Seasonic Core GM 650 W - Screen : Optix AG32CQ 144 Hz 1440p (which is the resolution I use) - Software ...
  37. B

    [SOLVED] replaced motherboard and still not posting

    I built my computer about 5 years ago, just recently I installed a fan controller which should not have changed anything but my computer would not boot afterwards. I hd an msi z170a xpower gaming titanium and kept getting error code D0. After testing the motherboard with no cpu, no ram and no...
  38. C

    Question LAN driver/Ethernet woes

    New to the forums so I apologize if this is the incorrect board but I believe the issue stems from my motherboard so here we go. I'm having trouble getting Ethernet connectivity up and running on a fresh system using a Ryzen 5 3600 and ASUS ROG STRIX B450-F. Whilst installing other drivers, I...
  39. R

    Question My computer doesn't restart properly

    I don't know if this is the right place to post this but whenever I click on Restart my computer screen will turn off, but the fans will continue to spin and the led's will continue to stay lit. If I leave it on this it won't restart, I have left it for the better part of an hour and it still...
  40. EddsP

    Question Good Gaming PC performance suffers after running for few hours. HELP!

    Good day, My issue lies when I have been playing Modern Warfare Warzone or Multiplayer for over 1+ hours. When I first run the game everything feels crispy and smooth and the game is not experiencing any issues. However, after that 1 hour mark the game begins feeling delayed. Even though my fps...