Troubleshoooting

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  1. K

    [SOLVED] New / First build - CPU Overheating message in BIOS

    I just finished my new build with the following specs CPU: i5 9600k GPU: MSI 2060 super 8GB SSD: Samsung evo 970 MBD: MAG z390 Tomahawk PSU: Corsair rm650x I Have no cooler attatched to the CPU because I plan on purchasing and overclocking in the future, but not right now. I assumed that...
  2. boomerdoomer682

    Question GPU Instability Issue

    SPECS RYZEN 5 2600X Gigabyte Mini ITX GTX 1660 Super MSI B350 Tomahawk 500W Masterwatt Lite PSU Stock Cooling 1 tb HDD W/ 250 GB SSD NvMe My PC has had this issue that randomly occurs. It happens completely randomly and I don’t know what causes it. It happens under light and heavy load. My PCs...
  3. Padisky

    [SOLVED] New pc not going through POST screen, can't turn it off with power button.

    Hi, I have a newly built pc and when i turn it on, every fan and light turns on, but the pc is not going through POST screen, so its not booting up, but every time i fiddle inside the computer case (switching rams, putting in / removing system speaker etc..) it boots up every once in a while...
  4. B

    Question Bad Memory Beep Code with Different Types of RAM

    Specs: GA-78LMT-USB3 and ASRock 970m Pro 3 AMD FX-8350 Adata AD3U1600W8G11-B 8GB x2 EVGA 500w Problem: I've recently decided to swap cases out due to my GPU overheating and shorting from my previous atrocity of airflow in there. However once I rebuilt it and tried to boot there was no display...
  5. A

    [SOLVED] Fans and GPU Spin but no display output

    I recently moved my pc to a new case and added a couple fans. My computer was working properly after building it and everything worked. However, when I woke up this morning the computer would no longer display an output. I have tried clearing the cmos and double checked that my monitor works...
  6. W

    [SOLVED] Need help diagnosing CPU issue - upgrading from i3 to i5 4th gen

    Hi All, Hoping someone can help me out here. I'm pretty sure this is a dead CPU issue but looking for confirmation from people more experienced than me... I have an old PC with the following components: Intel i3 4130 Gigabyte GA-B85M-D3H Motherboard Gen REV 1.1 Motherboard Cooler Master...
  7. T

    Question Desperately need help with new PC that's died.

    Hi all I built a new PC 4 weeks ago and the PC would restart itself every few days randomly, under no strain, heavy strain, everything. A few days ago it completely died on me and I couldn’t even boot it up. It stuck itself in a boot loop. The current furthest into the PC I can get is here...
  8. G

    Question Help with PC Rebooting After Loading into Game!

    Please excuse poor formatting I am new here :( Ryzen 5 3600 GeForce RTX 2060 EVGA Corsair Vengeance LPX 16 GB (2x8GB) Corsair CX Series 750 watts 80 plus MSI B450 Tomahawk Max WD Blue 3D NAND 1TB SSD M.2 2280 Over the past few months I have been trying to solve the mystery as to why my PC...
  9. _Louis_

    Question MACHINE_CHECK_EXCEPTION Error when downloading on Steam

    I recently received a Custom-Built PC from PC Specialist. Overall, the machine runs really well and handles the games I play nicely. However, when I am downloading games on Steam the PC freezes up and then gives me a Blue Screen error with the Stop-Code "MACHINE_CHECK_EXCEPTION". This has...
  10. N

    [SOLVED] Gigabyte RX 5600 XT GAMING OC 6G FA0 bios update makes game crash/black screen/tdr failure/freezes

    so I just bought gigabyte RX 5600 XT GAMING 6G OC and update the GPU bios to FA0 as soon as I put it on my PC from gigabyte website: https://www.gigabyte.com/Graphics-Card/GV-R56XTGAMING-OC-6GD/support#support-dl-bios . When I start gaming, my game keeps crashing/freezes/etc after around...
  11. [SOLVED] Unplugging SATA affected read/write speed

    My motherboard is B450 Carbon Pro AC and I had to unplug my HDD in order to clean reinstall windows in my m.2 boot drive. After plugging it back in and copying the same file I noticed that I dropped 30MB/s write speed. My Write speed used to be 183MB/s but now it's dropped to 153MB/s
  12. MrKamaKaze

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 3600 Overclock led to black screen.

    CPU OC led to black screen and VGA LED. So I decided to do a simple manual overclock so I headed into the BIOS and set my Ryzen 5 3600 to 4.0GHZ and putting the voltage to 1.250V and proceeded to save and restart(This was all I did). So after that all I got was a black screen and the only thing...
  13. A

    Question Is this a coil whine sound? and any way to fix it?

    Hi there and please help. My psu has been producing weird sound when under heavy load recently. I've been reading around about psu coil whine and is my psu producing the coil whine sound? It will only produce that sound when under heavy load. And is there any way to fix it? will it affect my...
  14. KikiNooties

    Question GPU hardlocks PC under load

    PC specs: Asus B450-ma motherboard radeon rx 590 asrock 2x 8gb corsair vengeance LPX AMD ryzen 5 2600 Corsair RM650 power supply Hi everyone, Lately im having a lot of trouble with crashes on my (new) pc. When im not playing any games my pc runs perfect, but the crashes occur when my gpu is...
  15. Vinura2012

    Question Audio not working on earphones and speaker, fails to play test sound.

    I turned my PC on today (its motherboard is an MSI B360M Bazooka), and there was no audio output from my earphones or my speaker. the only audio that I could get was from the built-in monitor speakers. when I try to play an audio file from Groove Music I get an error message saying "unable to...
  16. R

    Question GPU

    I am frustrated beyond belief. So I purchased a PNY GeForce GTX 1070 and I am running it with an i7 2600. Now, compared to my old graphics card. A GTX 745 OEM. Its like something like idk 7 or 8 times better. You get the point. So... Previously with my old graphics card I was able to run like...
  17. S

    Question PC turns on , no display

    First time PC builder here Built this rig at the start of the year, never once had a problem with it until yesterday. Motherboard: Asrock X570 Phantom Gaming 4 CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 3600X GPU: Gigabyte RTX 2060S RAM: Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4-3000 (2x 8GB) PSU: Toughpower GF1 650W Gold Tried to...
  18. K

    [SOLVED] Certain websites wont load on wifi, but will with ethernet

    Hello all, I just recently fixed my laptop (HDD Replacement), and since fixing it, certain websites wont load on wifi. For instance: Youtube loads and plays videos fine, but the twitch website wont load. Once I plug my ethernet into my laptop, everything loads just fine. Everything loads fine...
  19. SierraArgo

    [SOLVED] Windows 10 Boot Issue

    So I have a friend who is trying to help his Dad with his PC. The PC POSTs and tries to boot, but returns a "no bootable device" error. Further digging shows that the system doesn't recognize that it has an OS installed, giving a "total identified Windows installations 0" error in the CLI...
  20. Kangix

    [SOLVED] Trouble with memory - B450 Tomahawk , 2700x, Gskill ddr4 3200mhz

    So i bought an additional set of ram to upgrade from 16gb to 32gb (Gskill TridentZ 2x8 3200mhz ddr4). It's exactly the same set as i had before, same clock speed and serial number. First I just installed it normally and made sure the clock speed was the same for every sticks and my pc started...
  21. A

    Question PC crashing during gameplay, must be the motherboard?

    Hi everyone, For the past month or so my PC has been crashing during games, specifically Rust although it happens occasionally in other games. The screen freezes for ~5 seconds then power goes out (looks like when you hold the power button). I did a full reinstall of Win10, updated all drivers...
  22. ForceField94

    Question Random Computer Stuttering

    I am having a weird issue that is hard to explain. When I start up my computer it runs fine but after awhile (it feels random) it starts stuttering. Every time it has happened so far I have been just watching YouTube videos. It doesn't seem to stop until I turn off my computer. It won't let me...
  23. Un Chungus Muy Largo

    Question My PC makes a buzzing noise every time I turn it on, which eventually gets quieter until it stops.

    My PC has a problem where whenever I turn it on, it makes a buzzing noise. This buzzing noise gets gradually louder, then quieter, until it eventually stops. This happens over the course of about half an hour. What's interesting to note is that tilting the case a small bit quietens the noise...
  24. yRA

    [SOLVED] Pc wont start when 8pin atx connected to motherboard

    Hii guys first time poster looking for some help So today when i was watching YouTube in my pc it suddenly turned off. So after trying to start it again it would turn on for a second or half and turn off again. After doing all the normal trobleshooting stuff i came to know that it only powered...
  25. M

    [SOLVED] Possibly bad on-board audio?

    Hello, TLDR at bottom... I have a low-end build with gigabyte b360m ds3h mobo that I use for doing some home music production and a little gaming. I was recording today and heard a loud crackle while I was fiddling with a microphone. I figured it was just clipping from the mic, but then all...
  26. Q

    Question PC not booting fully

    I was wondering if anybody could help me with this. Since yesterday, after shutting my PC down, it has not started. The lights turn on, all fans (CPU cooler, GPU and case) are running and peripherals that don't require drivers (eg. my keyboard, mic) light up. However, my display is completely...
  27. H

    Question Can not install ryzen master utility

    Hello, today I have installed a new cpu for my gaming rig Ryzen 7 3700x and I have problems with instalation of Ryzen master utility. !!!!!!!! Video documentation!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I already tried: Update bios Reinstall it .Restart PC Remove something in regedit (on other forums) Run as...
  28. H

    [SOLVED] PC randomly shuts off

    So this is a weird one and I am not sure how to fix it. Spec list: i5-3570k Gigabyte GA-Z77-DS3H 8gb of ddr3 Patriot 1600mz ram Gigabyte RX570 8gb 600w PSU So whenever I am gaming/Using a few applications my PC just full turns off and requires me to unplug my PC for a few moments before...
  29. gambis12224

    Question no desktop shortcuts and cant create new ones

    So I have been away for a long while and I came back to my computer with no shortcuts on my monitor and no folders I cannot create new ones they just dont appear and I cannot click and drag ive looked everywhere and I cant find a fix for it
  30. tralph3

    [SOLVED] A PC died on me out of the blue and I don't have an obvious culprit

    Hi all. So, I found a PC lying on the street a few days ago, and it was fully working to my surprise. Neat. It has a Pentium D 2.8Ghz processor, an NVIDIA GeForce 7600 GS, two sticks of 512MB of RAM, and another two sticks of 2GB each for a total of 5GB of RAM. These are not the best specs as...
  31. noircs

    [SOLVED] Orange flash on motherboard when powered on but then turns off

    I am building a new MATX PC meant for some gaming. The components are : Intel core i3 7100 3.9ghz GT 1030 2GB GDDR5 Western digital caviar blue 7200RPM Samsung RAM 8GB 2000MHZ DDR4 Gigabyte b365 LGA 1151 EVGA 600BQ Bronze power supply Rosewill SRM-01 Chassis I plugged all the cables into the...
  32. A

    Question My pc keeps crashing while playing games and its very annoying pls help !!!!

    Ok so my pc os driving me crazy it crashes randomly in games and it is very unjustified. while i am playing league of legends for example the screen freezes and i hear nothing and it is unresponsive even task manager or ult F4 cant get me out the only way is to hard restart it. My temps are fine...
  33. Pruuph

    [SOLVED] New build, no display

    Hey guys, I have just finished my build 2 days ago. When I power up the pc all system/cooler fans turn on led works, and the gpu spins up, but I get no display, screen just stays black. I have checked all wires, removed and reattached them. Cmos and jumper reset. Removed everything piece by...
  34. maax59

    Question PC wont boot when xmp enabled with new components

    Greeting! Ive upgraded alot of components recently and since im not vert tech savvy, am having some problems. userbenchmark said my memory is under preforming; "16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 1067 MHz Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is...
  35. L

    Question Windows 10 Desktop Stuttering

    I've been looking for over a week now and can't seem to find a solution to my problem with this. I recently upgraded my CPU, motherboard, and SSD. This issue did not occur before the upgrades. System Specs: CPU: Ryzen 7 3800x MoBo: Asus ROG Crossfire Hero VII X570 (Wi-Fi) Memory: G.Skill...
  36. xupaii

    [SOLVED] HDD and SSD not being recognised

    I have just got my first ever PC build to boot successfully, however the HDD and SSD are not being recognised. When I check BIOS, it says port 0 & 1 are empty, whereas in reality port 0 is my HDD and port 1 is my SSD. I cannot install Windows without the storage device/s, so it'd be appreciated...
  37. willcaddy

    [SOLVED] Could my Power Supply voltage being out of spec cause USBs to drop out and kernel power BSOD?

    Hello everyone :) I have been having some weird issues for a good few months now. Randomly without warning, the USBs will drop out (such as audio interface and USB HDDs) and then come back again almost instantly. I also have random blue screens when I start the computer up and when I check it...
  38. M

    Question iCue not detecting Corsair Strafe

    Since I only have the non rgb version of the strafe i never thought of downloading Corsair's lighting software but i finally did and it doesn't detect my keyboard and i cant fix it. I remember i wanted to get my keyboard to work on my ps4 once so i did something that made this light on the top...
  39. drosehill

    [SOLVED] Intermittent croaking sound coming from front of computer

    Hi folks, I recently upgraded my GPU (about a month ago). I don't believe the sound began exactly then, but it has certainly started in the interim period. Basically, every few minutes there's a sound that sounds (vaguely) like a frog croaking — which must be a common issue because it is...
  40. ggp8

    Question Problems installing BIOS, Windows 10, & Internal Hard Drive missing

    I just finished building my PC, and was able to install Windows 10 and get to the desktop and access the internet, but there are some problems and things missing (such as my Internal HD), probably resulting from going through BIOS the wrong way as well as perhaps connecting cables the wrong way...