Troubleshoooting

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  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. A

    [SOLVED] GPU Crashing when plugging in peripherals into front panel

    Every time I plug any USB device into the front panel my computer blackscreens. Although, The PC still functions normally after the black screen as far as I can tell. The power light stays on, fans keep running, etc... The only thing that seems to get effected by me plugging in something to the...
  13. A

    Question PC Won't turn on

    Hi, so my PC has been turned off for like 3 months or so, and now when I turn it on, the fans ramp up then it turns off again the it turns on then nothing happens no display, so I took it the mobo out of the chassis to diagnose the problem and troubleshoot, then I tryed taking a ram stick out...
  14. fzzrxx

    Question Is my motherboard faulty?

    Hello everyone. I recently decided to upgrade my PC, ended up building a new one. But now I'm just stuck with something I'm really not able to find a solution of. I've tried everything, nothing works. I'll be really grateful if someone helps me out here. I'll start with the specs. CPU: AMD...
  15. P

    [SOLVED] upgraded my system for the first time

    so after my last few posts i took your very helpful advice and bought some new parts. i have now replaced the parts and when i turn the pc on my keyboard and mouse doesnt seen to have power (no lights on) and nothign comes up on the screen. i also cant turn the pc off by holding down the...
  16. [SOLVED] Is My GPU Dying?

    I'm unsure whether my monitor or my graphics card is causing this issue, since the problem arose ever since I had to replace my monitor. But certain games, particularly the sims 2 and the launch menu for other games (FFXIV, Minecraft) have this weird graphical glitch that I can't describe and...
  17. J

    Question Why won't my PC fully boot when my GPU is plugged in to the first PCI slot?

    I just recently purchased a new motherboard, a ROG Asus Strix E-390, and soon after my monitor wasn't detecting any input from my GPU, an Nvidia Geforce GTX 1060. I swapped it over to the second PCI slot, and it works fine. Whenever I attempt to move it back to the first PCI slot, my PC wont...
  18. M

    Question What is this odd cicking noise?

    computer is making a faint clicking noise. Its doesn't seem to be a hard-drive, speakers, or fan thing, and seems to be coming from CPU/Ram area. It doesn't seem to impact the PC's performance at all. The sound: View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5u_JhYomxc8
  19. G

    Question PC keeps rebooting when loading a match in a game. Different game works without issue.

    Hello, I have this weird issue with my PC that is roughly 3-4 years old. When I am trying to load a match for one specific game, the pc just reboots itself. Very rarely it doesnt and the match plays fine until the end. After that if I try to load another, I get crash again. The weird thing...
  20. BrandonParoff

    [SOLVED] PC won't run with ram in a certain socket

    I've built a PC for my little brother and tried to upgrade his ram. His system was a i7-2600 on a Asus P8H61-M LE/CSN R2.0 with an 8gb stick of DDR3 ram before the upgrade. I tried to get him more ram since he played games, but when I go another 8gb stick and put it in the other slot, the PC...