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    Question High RAM usage

    Hi, so recently I upgraded my rig to r7 3700x, rtx 2060 msi, 2x8GB Corsair 3600MHz CL18 Vengeance RGB. But something strange occurred. My RAM usage is waaay off. My user uses only 3GB, but windows shows ( and other programs ) that 80% (sometimes even 95% ) of my RAM capacity is used. I can't...
  2. SamySven

    [SOLVED] GPU Usage drops to 0% one time a game

    Hello everybody! I have this problem since 3 months and I didn't find a solution so far. I hope you guys can help. Problem: First I realized that my computer freezes while playing certain games. This freeze includes: sound stutter/freeze and graphic stutter/freeze. However I have this problem...
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    [SOLVED] CPU usage 100% on most games

    My PC has started to hit major bottleneck issues lately, for almost all games i'm running far less frames then i should and my CPU usage is maxing while the GPU usage is at around 20%. I know with my graphics card there will be bottle necking, but my rig should easily be able to run CSGO at over...
  4. Question Gpu Usage Spikes from 0% to 100%? (sapphire rx 580 8gb) How can i fix this?

    Im having spikess what should i do??? Any setting i should turn off from amd radeon software? I tried installing msi afterburner and turn on unified usage monitoring but that didnt quite work. I ran fortnite (yes) to screenshot the spikes for you Is this normal? I also sometimes have spikes when...
  5. [SOLVED] GPU Core/Memory/Voltage Issues.

    Hello, I've had this Gigabyte 980 ti for a while and i gave it to a friend. It was damaged somehow and would't output anything to monitors (pretty sure it didn't really do anything. I baked the card at 385 F for 8-10 minutes, following the advice of ifixit. I've done this 5 or 6 times before...
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    Question big problem with utilization

    alright, so basically, when i play watch dogs 2, my gpu usage stays on around 20-40%, making my game run at no more than 30 fps. that, however, gets even worse the more i play it and when i am in a vehicle. there are also a lot of micro stutters, which sometimes occur while i try to lets say go...
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    [SOLVED] 5% GPU Usage In Game

    I only have this problem in one game, Red Dead Redemption 2. I haven't been able to find anyone else having this issue. My GPU usage ranges from about 4-8% whilst playing. Any help will be appreciated, thanks!
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    [SOLVED] MSI RX5700 XT - 60% Usage

    Hello, I just bought a Custom RX5700 XT. Running the first games, i noticed that i wasn't having much greater performance then my older GPU ( gtx 1050ti oc ) I then noticed that GPU usage wasn't getting higher then mid 60 % . When checking the cpu, im geting around 80% usage in pubg...
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    [SOLVED] RTX 2070 Super. Horrible performance.

    Hi guys! First of all i want to apologize because my english is not very good. Ok so i got a Zotac 2070 super (almost 2 months) and i realized that im getting really low fps. When i first noticed it was with the witcher 3, at 1080p with ultra graphics i get between 55-70 fps... and i think that...
  10. babaQrana

    Question GPU usage less than 6%

    Hi, I can't make my GPU usage to go over 6%. It used to work fine, without any problems, but now usage is poor. Here are MSI Afterburner screenshots: Ori and the blind forest was the game used for testing purposes. I finished this game multiple times on...
  11. dalethezombie

    Question GPU usage drops are causing FPS drops

    Just got a 2080 and getting sub 60 FPS in Destiny 2, Far Cry 5 and other games because of GPU usage dips. I always get the highest FPS when my GPU usage reaches about 95-98%. Lately it has been dipping to 65 or 60% in graphically intense scenes. Does anyone know how to force the GPU to be used...
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    Question My Cpu and Gpu usage

    So I recently bought a new pre built pc and my framerates were not adding up so I downloaded afterburner and I immediately noticed my cpu and gpu were using only 2 thirds of their power. Usually this wouldn't matter because I usually get 60+ fps but since I like it 144hz this is not the best...
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    [SOLVED] HELP____ fps drops, stutters, input lag

    okay so ive got this big problem with my pc. ive talked to alot of people and nobody has come up with a solution. im runnin a i5 7400 4core 4 thread stock 3.0ghz turbo boost 3.5ghz , and a msi 1060 6gb oc version, h110m-dgs mobo, 8gb ddr4 2400mhz ram, 600w zalman psu and a toshiba 7200rpm 1tb...
  14. Jonas Gelting

    Question Low GPU and CPU usage in all games.

    Hi. A few months ago i bought a new gaming rig. Heres the specs: Windows 10 home GPU: MSI RTX 2070 Ventus 8gb CPU: AMD ryzen 7 2700 - 8 cores RAM: 16gb G.Skill ddr4 3000mhz Storage: 256gb ssd and 1000gb hdd The problem is that in games like far cry 3,4,5 and other demanding 3d games, my...
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    Question Jerky/laggy mouse movements when cpu @ 100% utilization

    Okay so this issue has driven me nuts. Whenever my CPU reaches 100% utilization, my mouse movements is all stuttery, laggy and jerky. This started since I upgraded my GPU. I uninstalled my drivers with help from DDU. SPECS: i5 6400 MSI RTX 2060 (upgraded from 970) 8 GB Ram in single channel...
  16. Question Memory Usage higher than Physical RAM being used

    Hey guys, I know there have been multiple posts on this question. I've viewed most of them and still can't sort my issue. I have 8GB of RAM (I did have 16 but one of my RAM slots died on the mb so my PC wouldn't boot) and even if barely any processes are being used the computer lists the memory...
  17. M

    [SOLVED] High CPU Usage - videocardmonitor(32 bit)

    I'm not sure what the application videocardmonitor(32 bit) is, but it is constantly running and eating up around 8-10% of my CPU usage. Any clue what this is a result of and how to prevent such high CPU usage? I have a MSI GTX 970, MSI B350 Tomahawk, and a Ryzen 7 1700.
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    Question high cpu usage and low gpu usage

    whenever im in game i will monitor my game with AB and my gpu with shoot from 100 to zero and my cpu will consistently be around 100 and when i have unified gpu usage monitoring on my gpu stays low while my cpu will be extremely high at 100 for majority of the time, i dont think its...
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    Question only 65% used, still getting "not enough RAM" error

    I have 16gb of ram, I use a lot of programs all at once and the memory usage gets up to 65%, usually around 65%-70% I get a lot of errors, I want to use my ram up to at least 90% but I can't. please help.
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    Question GTA 5 wierd FPS drop turning water quality up.

    So I've been playing GTA 5 for a couple days and I recognised that when I'm looking at some exact things my fps drops down from the 80s to 37-47. This only happens when I turn up the water quality from normal to high or very high. Also my gpu usage drops down from 80-90% to 40-50%. PC: Vega 56...
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    [SOLVED] Very High CPU Usage, Very low GPU Usage

    Hello, thanks for taking the time to check out my question. I recently upgraded my computer and it seems that whenever I am in demanding games my cpu goes to 100% and my gpu usage is very low. For example in Battlefield 1, sometimes my CPU usage is 100% and my gpu usage is only around 20% and my...
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    Question Unreasonably high RAM usage with no clear source

    Hi, I need some help troubleshooting my computer. Specs: GPU: Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB SSD: Kingdian S180 60GB HDD: WD Blue 1TB (2012) RAM: Unknown 8GBF1X08JEEE36-12-K 2x8GB MBD: Gigabyte GA-AB350-Gaming 3-CF PSU: EVGA 600B Am using Win10 64bit, version 1809, build 17763.437 Firstly, I have 16 gigs...
  23. RacAtat007

    Question GPU usage spikes while idle on RTX 2060

    A few weeks ago I got a Gigabyte 2060 OC Gaming Pro. For the past week I have been noticing random stuttering and after checking afterburner during the stutter my GPU usage and memory clocks will spike up to 100%. This is happening while watching Netflix or Youtube with no other programs open...
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    Question High CPU usage by rightclicking desktop

    Hello everyone, My problem is, as said in the title, that whenever I spam my right click, thus getting the context menu, my cpu usage rises from a steady 16-20% (It's that high because of all the widgets on my desktop, Razer Synapse and the program for my mouse) to a whopping 70-80%. My cpu...
  25. Question CPU usage spikes, good or bad ?

    Hello everyone, I have a ryzen 7 2700x and lately i'm testing a free photogrammetry software (meshroom). I'm a bit worried about my cpu usage because it's going up and down during the calculation (instead of staying at 100%). Is it dangerous for the hardware ? I will need to use this software...
  26. Question Where is my memory going?!

    I have 16gb of DDR4 3200mhz RAM. When I boot into windows with nothing open I have SO much memory taken up! Also, when I look at all the processes it amounts to no more than 2gb. Where is all my memory going?! Please Help! I've checked and I'm the only user using memory.
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    Question Cpu usage is always in 100% while gpu is only about 50%

    I've been trying to figure out what causes this problem but its not getting better So, wjat i have in my pc is: Cpu: xeon w3550 Gpu: 660 ti Ram: 16 gb ddr3 Im pretty sure its not a bottleneck as i already checked it somewhere like a bottleneck calculator ..and also the gpu and cpu were...
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    Question ASUS ROG GL702VS (7700HQ GTX 1070) suddenly black screened ramping up the fans to full speed.

    I was letting my laptop render a video while afk (nothing out of the ordinary, i've done it many times and the hardware and cooling solutions are more than just adequate for the job) when I noticed it ramped up the fan speed to 100% and when I got to check on it, the screen was black and there...
  29. Darksouls3421

    [SOLVED] Laptop cpu

    I opened up an old laptop and I was trying to find the CPU and I am confused on what the CPU actually is. Here is the Picture
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    Question Problems with frame drops and new build advice

    Hi! I mainly only play CSGO and can easily get 250+ FPS no matter what. Recently my FPS has been dropping to around 100fps for under a second then shooting back up to 250+ FPS. This only happens a few times per game (about 45 minutes) I haven’t replaced thermal paste in over 4 years since...
  31. C

    Another charger and a new battery. Light still blinking Orange 4 times and White one time. Says plugged in - not charging.

    Battery not charging. Not the charger and not the battery. What could it be?
  32. spinningstill

    [SOLVED] Listening to Pandora Radio

    Is there a way to listen to Pandora radio outside of the US. I know it says they are working on the ability. Are there safe proxies?
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    over clocking ram

    is it worth over clocking ram from 2133 to 2666 ?
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    Crash, but only in NOT demanding games

    Hello All, I've got a strange issue. Since I changed my R9 380 to XFX RX 580 8gb I'm getting random crashes (always resulting in diagonal stripes over the entire display) that last a minute and two and then all comes back to normal. The "strange" part is that it only happens in old/not...
  35. Teodosije

    Asking for opinions

    Hi people, I got tired of my old dual core processor, so I've decided to build a new rig from scratch. Anyhow, this is what I was thinking to include: CPU: Ryzen 5 1600 MOBO: Gigabyte AB350 gaming...
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    High ISR and DPC Latency Problem on Windows 10

    I don't know how to put this or where to put this thread cause I am not aware what is exactly causing the problem. A few days ago I changed my motherboard with a slightly new model (from G41M p26 by MSI to G41M p33 Combo also by MSI) because my old one died for an unknown reason (PC refused to...
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    Sharp Aquos Vizio soundbar and Onkyo reciever

    I have an Onkyo tx-nr757 reciever that I have the Xfinity cable box, ps4, Chromecast, a raspberry pi, and a fire TV all connected to (all using HDMI). That outputs to a Vizio soundbar which then connects to HDMI 1 port on the TV. I know that the soundbar is not ment to do this but the wife...
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    Old XFX PSU still good enough?

    I'm about to put together a new PC and I'm wondering if my old PSU is still good to go or if I should look into buying a new one. The old one is an XFX P1-850X-XXB9 850W, still actually has a newegg page up ( Anyways, not sure...
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    Proxy server problem

    Unable to connect to the proxy server in a Google Chrome
  40. Prdp

    Usb pen drives not detecting in Windows/Bios

    Recently my pc stopped detecting usb pen drives. But my usb mouse/keyboards are working perfectly fine. So I tried to check if it shows up in BIOS, I inserted my pen drive and restarted my system, system will show the motherboard logo and it will be stuck there until I remove my pendrive...