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    Windows 8 Laptop won't let me boot off of CD/DVD?

    I have a Windows 8 laptop from a few years back. I am the only account (administrator). I want to retrieve the data from it, but I forgot the password to it. To remedy, I tried using some types of Windows Password Recovery/Reset software, such as Ophcrack, and Hiren's BootCD. After burning...
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    Upgrade gtx 1070 to gtx 1080 for VR

    Hi All I currently have an i5 6500, 16gb DDR4 RAM and a gtx 1070 installed. I have recently purchased an oculus rift and i'm just wondering if upgrading to a gtx 1080 would increase my VR experience? Or if an increase in RAM or CPU would improve the overall experience? Thanks in advance.
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    Games crash unless I set profile on afterburner to : 28%/+0MHZ/+0MHZ/Auto

    It mostly crashes on dx11 titles and my pc restarts(sometimes shutdown) automatically 1-3 minutes into the game without and error message nor BSOD. It only works if I set the power limit to 28% which means I get 10-20 less frames in return. I think my gpu isnt getting enough power on demanding...
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    First build ever, judge my build!

    Hi! I am a newbie to building PCs and have recently made my first gaming PC that I plan to purchase by the end of this summer. I have a budget of around $1500, including monitors and operating systems. I would love some input and criticism from a community like this to help guide me in the...
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    Old scanner driver S/W

    Hi. I have an HP 6200c flatbed scanner. HP no longer supports it. I am looking for an original driver for it (misplaced my own; my fault). I see some places on the web offer old drivers. Can anyone recommend a site that is reliable? I want to keep the HP 6200c since it has an attachment for...
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    URGENT* CPU cooler does not fit with dominator ram! Need help!

    Hey guys thanks for trying to help here is my build. Intel i7 7700k Evga GeForce gtx 1080ti ftw3 Enthoo evolv atx tempered glass Corsair h115i water cooler Corsair dominator 32gb (16x2) 3200hz 850w psu 240gb ssd 2tb sshd SO HERES MY PROBLEM. When mounting the radiator the second fan...
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    Pc wont turn on after it worked fine

    Hi. I built up a pc myself. Took a while but got it working. I saw the case was a mess so I took off side panels do I could fit the ODD and screw in the SDD. Now here I come to turn it on and it magically does not turn on. I had windows already installed and was using the pc for good 3 days. I...
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    GPU, PSU, and Motherboard Compatibility

    I currently have, Windows 8.1 (64) AMD FX(tm)-8320 Eight-Core Processor, 3500 Mhz AMD Radeon R7 200 Series 8GB of RAM BenQ RL2455 Monitor SolyTech atx 400w switching power supply model SL-f400 Motherboard MSI 760GMA-P34(FX) (MSI-7641) I was going to get this graphics card...
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    Stuttering in games

    Two months ago I bought a EVGA GeForce GTX 1070 SC GAMING ACX 3.0 Black Edition. The card is really good but when I play a game like for example GTA 5 on high settings the fps is goes from 80 to 60 in a second and this lags my game. Its sometimes makes the game unplayable cause it keeps...
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    No signal with the new graphic card

    Hello there. A few days ago I bought Dell Inspiron 3847 i7 4970/ 16gb ddr3/2 TB HDD. So I wanted to update my graphic card and I bought Gigabyte GeForce 1050 TI G1 My motherboard is 088DT1 from. I have 500 watt power supply. My problem is that when I connect the new graphic card I get no...
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    Best tripple monitor setup gpu

    I am going to build my First Gaming pc and i am looking for a good triple monitor graphics card that Can run games like minecraft, csgo, gta5 and battlefield 1 on medium-High settings. Also my budget is around 200$ 2 of the monitors resolution is 1920 x 1080 theyre 5ms response and 24"(the...
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    Hp omen laptop frame rate issues

    I have a HP omen laptop and when i play games with it plugged in, i get around 200 fps. When i have it unplugged, the fps drops to 30 and below. I've looked for a long time for a solution with no success.
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    Build a Gaming PC

    Can Toms Hardware build me a gaming pc? I would like to spend no more then $800.00 (which includes labor, parts and shipping). please advise, thank you.
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    Can I put a 1030 GT into an old PC? (Gateway GM5626)

    So I have an old PC. Im just doing cheap upgrades to tide me over til I build a new modern PC. I'll eventually transfer the 1030. I already upgraded the CPU. Here are the specs: My question is, can I put a 1030...
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    Swapping to I7 new motherboard

    I'm current using a lga 1150 motherboard. But i am looking to purchase an I7 processor. I'm not sure if it's worth it. I use alot of vmwares uses alot of my cpu. I am looking to swap over but i don't know which motherboard i should use. I'm not sure which one i should buy: I am looking for the...