troubleshooting

Forum discussion tagged with troubleshooting.
  1. B

    Question No display out after swapping GPUs

    Specs: Asus prime b450m-a Gtx 1070 fe / msi 1060 6gb Ryzen 2600 16gb (1 stick) tforce Vulcan z Boot SSD What happened: I went to do a simple GPU swap, took out the MSI 1060 and plopped in a 1070 fe. Plugged in my DP output and checked all my power connections and such. PC turned on but no...
  2. Question Laptop Wifi adapter missing

    Hey there, I have a Lenovo laptop in which the wifi was working fine, then one day the wifi option just disappeared from my laptop. I checked device manager, and network in control panel the Wifi adapter and option was missing. It doesn't show up in windows 10 network settings, only ethernet...
  3. EmbarrassedAnon

    Question Trying to pinpoint what's causing these issues.

    Hi everyone, I'm EmbarrassedAnon, writing because I don't exactly know what to do right now. I've contacted ASUS to try and resolve these issues, and I don't feel like I've gotten anywhere. I've asked my closest computer-nerd friends and I don't think they know what's up either. I honestly have...
  4. J

    Question PLEASE HELP ME. I HAVE RUN OUT OF IDEAS!

    Okay so randomly today I am having an issue starting my pc. When I boot the VGA light on my ASUS x570 motherboard pops up and I get no display output. I completely took my pc apart and put it back together besides the cpu, I havent reseated it yet because my aio is a pain to reinstall and I dont...
  5. S

    Question CPU temperatures instantly at 100C after boot up, out of troubleshooting options

    I've noticed performance issues in my gaming PC that have gotten progressively worse over time. A few weeks ago I checked the temperature and it was way too high, so I started trying to fix that. After exhausting a lot of options, nothing has improved, so I'm here to try and find help. Things...
  6. SquaredSumoRRG

    Question Rampage V Edition 10 D6 Error

    Can't get passed this. Tried multiple RAM and Multiple GPUs. Any help is appreciated.
  7. w0nderwall99

    Question Troubleshooting- Feel like i've tried everything...

    I've recently upgraded my pc to the specs listed below but I am having random reboots mostly with no error message. However, when I am trying to run a game the pc cuts out with the an error message so far the 3 I have had include: 'PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA'...
  8. Zordar

    Question New computer worked fine until I started playing a video game, then it crashed and wont turn back on.

    As the title says the computer worked fine until i started my game and a few seconds later the computer crashed and the screen displayed a brown color. However after this occurrence i wasn’t able to turn on the computer, no beep, only the fans started spinning. I’ve tried to find the problem by...
  9. naivettv

    Insignia USB Bluetooth Dongle Malfunctioning

    Last post's responses helped, so hopefully these ones do as well. I just purchased the Insignia USB Bluetooth Adapter from Bestbuy, and within about 2 hours I am already having issues with it. When I plug it into any USB slot on my PC, it will work for about 10 minutes then I get a Windows...
  10. J

    Question Windows won't recognize internal speakers or my sound card

    I have a laptop (a Alienware Area 51m), and when I booted it up this morning, the computer wouldn't play sound to the internal speaker. Looking in the device manager, neither the sound card nor the internal speakers were recognized, along with any device connected to the headphone jack, though...
  11. Aryanj2860

    Question White lines across the monitor with GTX980

    Hi guys! I built my PC about 4.5 years ago. The following are my spec for reference: Asus Gtx980 I7 6700k 8gb ram All of a sudden the output from my GPU to my monitor has been really odd. There are white lines across the monitor like so: View: https://imgur.com/8FzMsZv I removed my 980 and...
  12. S

    Question Kinda scared for my PC after Ryzen Master.

    I built this system about a month ago. I have had a few slight issues with cooling but nothing big. Yesterday, I watched a video on how ryzen master could auto overclock the system to improve performance, while still lowering temps and fan speeds. I installed it and used the auto overclock, it...
  13. LiquidCooledNewbie

    Question Hardware issues. Welp :(

    I searched for this issue and I couldn’t find anything. My computer I built 3 years ago suddenly stopped working. It shut off normally last night and no modifications were done since last year when I upgraded my cpu and gpu. Today I turn my computer on and only a few things are powering up and...
  14. Dylan_35

    Question Troubleshooting Motherboard

    Got an older AM3 motherboard that's not working, power on no video and all that. I know its the motherboard, so how would I go about troubleshooting the motherboard itself?
  15. T

    Question PC Randomly crashes and restarts during game sessions on high settings. Power issue?

    Hi guys new here and I have a BIG issue going on with my new PC build that is getting me frustrated. My friend built it for me and all of the parts are new. Windows 10 Asus Rog Strix B365-F Gaming motherboard I9-9900K Intel CPU Unlocked Corsair Vengeance 16x2 GB RGB RAM EVGA Geforce RTX 2080 TI...
  16. N

    Question Valve Index Disconnecting from USB

    I got my Valve Index near the end of March. I experienced grey screen 'tracking' issues pretty much constantly (was never able to get through even a single song in Beat Saber without it happening multiple times). After going through a long, arduous troubleshooting process, I got an RMA from...
  17. Y

    Question Did my GPU just die?

    I just upgraded everything in my computer except for the GPU and hard drives. Everything worked perfectly, until a series of crashes and an eventual no signal. New Specs: R7 3700x, 16gb DDR4 3000, ROG B450, with old GTX 970 What happened: -New PC booted up with old boot drive perfectly fine...
  18. Question Does this scratch on my motherboard make a difference or not?

    I scratched my motherboard a good bit when trying to unlock my graphics card from my PCIe slot, and I was wondering if this is severe or not. I've booted with another test card, as the one I was taking out was fried due to a coke accident, and from what I could tell the card was not displaying...
  19. cristobal2702

    Question PC turns on, no display, no peripheral lights, no BIOS/boot and can't turn off.

    I built my pc on 2014. Cleaned and cared properly. A week ago it started to freeze randomly while scrolling/gaming, so i rebooted it and it was ok. Some days ago, it started to turn on (fans and lights) but it didn't boot or got into bios. I changed MB/CMOS battery, reinstalled RAM, disconnected...
  20. F

    Question FPS Stutter (frametime spikes) PLEASE HELP!

    My specs: https://pcpartpicker.com/user/Freddolam/saved/Jjz7XL I get frame time spikes which cause FPS stutters in many games. GTA is one of the few games I don't have this problem. Deceit, Fortnite, League of Legends, Rust, UEBS, and many more have this problem. Things I have tried...