USB Type C

Forum discussion tagged with USB Type C.
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    Question Urgent Help about type c port

    Hi everyone; I was just very ignorant about type c port types and my windows laptop has usb type c gen 1 port and I didn't know what is it for and to testing, I just plug my android phone's type c cable to laptop and cable's usb head into the charger, I just though It will be charged but I...
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    Question recommendation for PCIe USB Type C for Front Header Type C Case ?

    I want to use the USB type C from my Case Front Header for the long term and don't want to regret buying a cheap PCI-e USB Type C connector. I don't mind if it is a bit pricy, as long as it has good quality. do you have a recommendation for this?
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    Question Type c leverage in case selection

    I've got my picks for a case narrowed down to two cases and was just wondering how much leverage people would put into a type c front port? My two picks are the Phanteks Eclipse p500a and the Asus gt501. The gt501 seems to have better build quality, but has no front type c. Just an FYI I can...
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    [SOLVED] ASUS TUF X570-Plus USB-C port charging, but no data transfer

    I was just testing out the USB-C port on my X570-Plus WiFi and when connected to my phone, there is no option for data storage and my phone does not show up as a media device like it usually does. This issue leads me to believe that the port is only delivering power, but not allowing for data...
  5. Nuke7777

    Question Network connection using USB and Type C ?

    I want to share files between my laptop and Desktop. The problem is laptop does not have ethernet port. And I know there are some converters in market as a solution, But they are all overpriced in India. My desktop also has type C and Usb ports. I am able to connect both of them with usb and...
  6. Can I flip the connection on my Samsung Gear VR?

    So I have a Note 9 which only fast charges one direction of the cable, the other direction is very-very slow charging.( Not cable issue, not usb port issue 100%). And I am so lucky that my Gear VR(SM-R325) is connecting to my phone exactly in the direction where slow charging occurs so it is not...
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    [SOLVED] Can you adapt a USB3 front panel header to a type C?

    Hi all, I'm picking parts for my new build and there's a good deal on the motherboard I want (B550M Steel Legend). The case I have my eye on (Deepcool CL500) has a front panel type C which only the full ATX B550 version of the motherboard has a header for. I prefer pretty much everything else...
  8. saifraja

    [SOLVED] Help me find a B550 Motherboard with required ports.

    I am trying to build a R5 3600 PC , I do not wish to spend for the things i have no use for hence i need a motherboard with at least following requirements : Rear Panel : - 1 HDMI port 1 Display port 2 x USB 3 GEN 2 Type A 1 x USB 3 GEN 2 Type C 2.5 GHz Ethernet...
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    Question Not able to use USB C hub for HDMI port

    Hi I've ASUS Vivobook 15 X509 i5 edition. I want to connect two monitors with my laptop. I have connected one with HDMI port at the laptop. For other I am thinking of connecting through USB C type hub. I have tried to connect using multiple usb c type hub. But none of them are working for HDMI...
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    Question Monitor (Displayport) connected to Type C Hub

    I run a MSI laptop currently, connected to a monitor, keyboard and mouse. Until I get funds to build a tower, this is my "tower"... I'd like to simplify my cable management a bit, and get a Type C hub that has all the connections I need (DP, USB, etc), but I am not sure if this will cause any...
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    [SOLVED] USB HUB not working properly when connecting power cable to laptop

    Hi all, I recently bought a lot of accessories for my laptop was planing to put it in a dock and connect it to monitor, keyboard and mousse. However, i only have 3 USB 3 type A ports and one of them is broken and i need to connect 4 USB devices (rgb keyboard, rgb mouse, rgb headphones, and rgb...
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    [SOLVED] Diference between 3.5mm jack power output and USB type c audio output plus are there good type c to 3.5mm audio adatpers for pc?

    Hello First of all the hardware I am using is a Acer Predator Helios 300. I love loud music. I have a over the ear pair of headphones(more like a gaming headset because of the mic) and earphones with a 3.5mm(Xiaomi i think) plug and Huawei with a usb type c plug that came with my phone...
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    [SOLVED] X570 with USB Type-c connector pins

    Hey guys, I'm new to mid-high end pc building. I'm building a ryzen zen 2 build, in the be quiet! Dark Base PRO 900 Orange Rev. 2 case. The case comes with a USB type C gen 2 header and looking at x570 motherboards, I can't seem to tell which ones have Type C gen 2 pin connectors. I could...
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    [SOLVED] Is attaching a eGPU on this laptop possible?

    I have a hp probook 430 g5 which has a usb c port on its side, but its got a small bordered "D" beside it leading me to believe that it is a usb c of the DVI type. Furthermore its listed as a usb c of the form "usb 3.1 type-c gen 1". Is attaching a eGPU possible via this sort of usb c?
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    [SOLVED] Is a USB-C SSD dock compatible with a thunderbolt adapter?

    I want to connect a SSD dock with USB gen 3 II type c output to a 10 GbE port on the switch and I found a thunderbolt 3 to 10 GbE adapter (QNAP QNA-T310G1S). Are thunderbolt 3 and usb c interchangeable here? Everything I've found suggests they should be but I can't find a definitive answer. I'm...
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    Using SSD and external hard drive question?

    I wanted to add an ssd to my laptop but it only has room for a 2.5 inch ssd and is 1TB 2.5 inch hdd. I can't afford a 1TB SSD though I do max out my storage all the time as I do lots of recording and video editing etc. I have USB type C on my laptop so I was thinking of getting a 500gb ssd for...
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    Question USB adapter cable

    hello, in our company we have newer laptops with a usb C port and older version laptops with a HDMI port. we connect the laptop to a monitor that has 1 usb C port, 1 displayport in port and 1 display port out port. we use displayport daisychain to connect multiple monitors, this works for the...
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    Is there a legal way to force Windows XP 32bit to use all my memory?

    I'm looking for a trick that allows me to make use of available RAM. I've read on wikipedia that Windows 2000: Advanced Server can access 8 Gigabytes / Windows 2000 Datacenter Server 32GB. How?
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    Is 60Hz worth it for non-gaming applications?

    Hi, I have a Dell XPS 8900, Core i7 6700, 16GB, 500mb Samsung 950 Pro SSD. The machine came stock with integrated Intel graphics (with DisplayPort), and a GTX 745 4GB. But the GTX does not have a DisplayPort connection, only HDMI. The HDMI only supports 30Hz max. Monitor is a Samsung UE28510...
  20. LordMikeus

    High CPU and GPU

    Right, this only started the past few days. When I play Overwatch, on low graphics or the ones recommended by Nvidia Experience, I am having my fps shoot up and down. The sound has a bit of static and the game is laggy, impossible to be accurate or even play since nothing is consistent. On Elder...
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    WD 5tb Hard drive only showing as 2TB

    I purchased a hard drive from Western Digital and on my computer. Windows states that it only has 2tb of storage when the hard drive actually is suppose to have 5. Can someone help?
  22. SamHam

    $800 Full Gaming Setup Recommendations (Including monitor, KBM, and OS)

    Hi. I've been doing some research on trying to configure the best full gaming setup for under $800 (Not including rebates) for 1080P gaming at 50-60FPS at high to ultra settings for the next 2-3 years. Here's my build : As of now, I think this is the best...