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  1. N

    Question Disk check and repair when laptop boot, laptop slow and freeze

    Good morning. I have been having issues with my laptop for months. Before continue those are my laptop specs: Laptop: ASUS X556UA (purchased in 2017 brand new) Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6500U CPU @ 2.50GHz 2.59 GHz RAM: 8.00 GB (7.87 GB usable) - 4GB motherboard + 4GB Samsung Ram DDR3...
  2. TwinDenis

    Question How to install Windows 10 from Windows 11 without losing files and programs?

    Hello, I recently got windows 11 and had issues so I wish to go back to windows 10, I clean installed windows 11. I would like to know if its possible (if so, how) install windows 10 without losing programs or files. Thanks
  3. F

    [SOLVED] Win10 Disk Management - delete?

    I was trying to create a partition on an external hard drive using Win10 Disk Management. It didn't ultimately do what I wanted (long story), so I right clicked on teh external hard drive, with the Windows Management tool, pressed Delete and now I can't see the external drive in Windows...
  4. ptminerva

    [SOLVED] Win10 Cannot disable "Use HDR"

    View: https://imgur.com/a/qFmru1R Picture says most of it. I cannot disable HDR settings, my monitor is the LG 27GL83A-B . Any ideas? Am I just missing something silly here?
  5. O

    Question CPU Usage jumps all over the place between 30 % and 100%

    Well, the screenshots speak for themselves The screenshots were taken when my computer was using opera gx with a few tabs open and one image open in the photos app my cpu is a Intel Core i5 10600K it's been going on since 3 days even when i have no other app open it still happens and in the task...
  6. M

    Question MSI GTX1050TI Strange HD Audio Problem

    Hi chaps, Running Windows 10 64-bit here on a Dell Optiplex 790 PC. I have just installed a second-hand MSI GTX 1050TI. I use an old TV connected to the graphics card via the Display Port connector. When I am using a media player, MAME or a web site such as YouTube there is no sound coming...
  7. H

    [SOLVED] whatsapp desktop app uninstalling itself

    after closing whatsapp if i try to open it, it wont open. it doesnt display any error messages either. i have to reinstall it everytime i open whatsapp. i tried to uninstall it through apps and features then reinstall it to solve this problem but the same thing happened. so i tried uninstalling...
  8. P

    [SOLVED] Low Hz and Resolution on Boot Up

    This problem started a few months ago. My GPU is an RTX 2080 XC ULTRA, and my monitor is a BenQ XL2420TE (1080p, 144hz). A few months ago, my computer crashed, where the monitor turned off, but it sounded like the audio was still going (through the headphones), and it wouldn’t respond to me...
  9. H

    [SOLVED] Gigabyte b450M ds3h, ryzen 5 3600 (Audio problem)

    hello everyone. I have a problem with audio for about couple of months already, lost all my hair, tried pretty much everything that i could find in google and so far nothing worked. I cant run audio on this motherboard. Whenever i use any headsets or anything else audio is not working, or i...
  10. bewatermyfr1end

    Question External USB HDD encrypted with VeraCrypt is not recognized by Win10 ?

    Hello. Today is my first day with Windows 10 Home. I updated the system after first launch and then installed "DoNotSpy10" to get rid of some telemetry stuff. When i connect my external WD Elements USB Drive (that I used under Win7 without problems) nothing happens. Device LED is glowing, but...
  11. max_ily1

    [SOLVED] Ethernet connection randomly shows as "No Internet"

    This question has been asked quite a lot of times, but none of the solutions featured helped me. I'm using a Windows 10 PC with a Realtek PCIe gaming ethernet, which is connected by Ethernet to an AP. The AP itself is connected to the main router through Ethernet as well. I've switched my...
  12. Helpwithwindowsplease

    [SOLVED] No boot and no bios and 1 beep

    So I cleaned my PC today, mainly cleaning fans with small brush and vacuum near to pull dust away. Before closing case I made sure all the fans on case, GPU, CPU and PSU were running. In this weather I was concerned about overheating Anyway, went to reboot and only get Asus splash screen and a...
  13. A

    [SOLVED] Win10 update > connection to local server freezes after restart

    Hello, We have a small office network setup here. There's about 7-8+ users connected. We have older machines (2012, core2duo, ddr3, etc), and an older server. I believe the server is also 2012. Our PCs have upgraded to windows 10. and we've had several updates of course. One of these...
  14. Loooooongboii

    [SOLVED] All of my system audio cuts out when I launch certain games and will only come back after I close the game ?

    So when I launch games like BF1 and Sea of Thieves my entire computer audio cuts out not just the games. The audio will not come back until I close the game. Any suggestions? I tried a lot of stuff and nothing works, and I really do not want to reinstall windows to fix this issue. Any help...
  15. Arisius

    Question Micro-stuttering audio on Win10x64 Pro ?

    Hello! I would like to reach out to your community I have a problem After installing Windows 10 on Samsung 970 EVO Plus NVMe M.2 SSD 250Gb. I experience micro stutters on rare occasions. This mostly happens in the chrome browser (youtube). Spotify and games. On very rare occasions. Occasionally...
  16. N

    Question Monitor, Keyboard and Mouse not waking up when resuming from sleep

    I've been facing this issue for a while now regarding sleep mode. The PC enters sleep mode normally, but when I click the power button again to wake up the system, the keyboard and mouse stays off, and the monitor doesn't turn on. Everything inside the case turns on (fans, RGB), and if I power...
  17. P

    Question Windows 10 boot message every time I start PC

    View: https://imgur.com/a/qpPpk1d I have to press F2 every time I start my PC, I already tried updating the BIOS or replacing the CMOS battery 2 times, and when I do this, the error doesn't show up for a couple of days but it eventually comes back. I also tried changing the boot order in BIOS...
  18. B

    [SOLVED] Laptop's keyboard and Enter key suddenly don't work in Windows Search/Run box ?

    omen software cannot be accessed now,as enter key will no longer work in the search/run box,and cannot access anything that way anymore suddenly.And also keyboard software issue that has been progressively getting worse,as software was added/installed installed software: browsers - a number of...
  19. rockii

    [SOLVED] Can't install windows 10; no device drivers were found

    Just got a computer from a friend yesterday, Everything was working normally until I brought it back home and tried to install windows 10 via the windows 10 media creation tool from a usb flash drive. After clicking the correct language settings and region, I click install but this error...
  20. I

    [SOLVED] How to install Windows 10 on unsupported chipset? Dell Precision T3500

    Hello community, I have a Dell Precision T3500 running Windows 7. I want to format it and install Windows 10. However, I am unsure about what to do with the drivers situation because my PC only supports Windows 7 drivers. Now the model of computer I have is really popular so on benchmark sites...
  21. S

    [SOLVED] How can I stop win10 from auto restarting after update

    Basically I left my PC be and went to sleep and multiple times I wake up to a login screen. I know it is not system crashes because reliability monitor did not show a crash but shows updates. And in the advanced options in windows update, all the options are off. But it still restarts in my...
  22. K

    Question Boot time became slow on SSD

    Greetings, I have 480gb kingston ssd. Bought it about a half a year ago and since then it also became my boot device. After migrating Win10 from HDD to it, boot and loading times were 3x faster and was quiet happy with it until about last month or so. For some reason, boot time became very slow...
  23. U

    [SOLVED] Multiple random BSOD

    get multiple BSOD daily. Or i can go days without getting one. It doesn't matter if my cpu or gpu is at 100% or at 10%, I still get BSOD. The majority are the IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL, but I also get: KERNEL-AUTO-BOOST-LOCK-AQUISITION-WITH-RAISED-IRQL ATTEMPTED_EXECUTE_OF_NONEXECUTE_MEMORY...
  24. A

    Question system not booting suddenly

    Hello guys I have samsung evo 970 m. 2 drive I addition to 2x 2b sshd firecuda Every thing was fine and working perfectly One of my sshds health was very low and i replaced it with newer one After removing dead sshd and connecting new sshd system suddenly not booting even when i connected...
  25. P

    Question New build wont boot after it ran the first time

    I just build a new pc and everything was starting fine for the first time. Played some games and shut it down. Wanted to start it the next day but now it automatically restarts after i get the win10 screening with the loading dots underneath. You can see the screen for about 2seconds and then it...
  26. _dawn_chorus_

    [SOLVED] OS install from 1703 usb won't update to latest version?

    I have a windows 10 USB I bought during the 1703 era so any time I use it I have to sit through all the updates since. No big deal, I have used it several times on old systems with imbedded windows keys to wipe them clean. I just did this again for the first time in a while, putting an ssd as a...
  27. R

    [SOLVED] PC during Windows 10 update

    Hello, There is a new Windows update for my computer and my PC had to update twice today. The first time I updated it I clicked update and restart, and it restarted my pc after the update. I didn’t use my PC for about an hour, so it was idle. But then, I was finishing some work, and it said to...
  28. S

    [SOLVED] SSD disappeared from boot-menu after testing "boot from DVD-only"

    Hello, hopefully I can still get things together right, as this is really getting me to my limits for the last 48 hours. My MSI H81M-E34 doesn't boot from anything anymore, doesn't even recognise the SSD anymore. I m ending up in UEFI shell or nothing. Had a dualboot Win10/Ubuntu which I...
  29. AaronBerry

    [SOLVED] Wifi network adapter stopped working

    The wi-fi adapter on my mother's laptop, just stopped working. I got a message that the drivers were out of date, so I had to get on my laptop to download the drivers. I copied the download to a SD card, and then transferred the card to her laptop. I then ran setup and installed the updated...
  30. wkwallst

    Question Win10 Sleep/Start Screen

    I know this maybe a silly question, but it bug me. When I logon from sleep mode I get a travel post card image/picture. I then have to click this to go to log in screen. Is there a way to by pass this and go direct to log in?
  31. terrormiah

    Question Thinkpad x1 carbon SSD stuck in write-protect mode

    Okay, so, for the last couple of days I've been trying to salvage the ssd in my mom's 5th gen X1 Carbon. She told me that it stopped working back in feb after an update. My assumption is that the computer died or was turned off during the update but I'm not sure. Anyways the issue is now that it...
  32. M

    [SOLVED] Bug in windows search

    hello folks! so there is a problem with my searching bar "right of the start icon in the desktop" in the windows explorer searching is doing well! but in the search bar of START, its like my keyboard is not working in there! and another question this problem is related to that "index thing"? or...
  33. C

    [SOLVED] Win10 randomly freezes

    Hello everybody, as I said my pc started to randomly freeze or even give bsod. It's been happening for the past 3 months. Sometimes it happens as soon as I get to the desktop, sometimes after I open chrome or discord, sometimes after 5 mins of playing games (different games too). Sometimes...
  34. AtotehZ

    [SOLVED] Network drive in Windows 10

    Hello everyone, I need to set up a network drive that can be easily accessed on my local network. It will be set up on a Windows 10 pro server that's on 24/7 and has to be accessible from both Android, Linux and Windows. What is the best way of doing this? Back in WinXP I had no problem with...
  35. AtotehZ

    [SOLVED] Installing Win10 on secondary drive while booted up.

    Hey, I'm having an issue with a mini-pc. It won't install Windows 10 when booting to a USB for some reason. The temporary solution I've found is to take an older drive, install windows 10 on that on my main desktop, plug it into the mini-pc, boot up. (The older drive couldn't be installed from...
  36. [SOLVED] Pc starts and shuts it down itself randomly

    From day to another I heard at night my pc starting itself, i turned it off, then after 30 minutes it started itself again, so I turned off the extension cord. I used to put it in sleep mode a lot. In June sometimes it woke up from sleep mode, after I shut it down every time and unchecked all...
  37. C

    [SOLVED] B450f windows 10 crashing, then nvme failed, now vga light on.

    Hi all, I've been having an insane amount of issues with my most recent build. After getting everythingworking for the first time yesterday, every reboot, windows would fail to start like 5x in a row saying it was missing a different driver every time. Once I got windows up everything was fine I...
  38. A

    [SOLVED] How to access old Win XP drive with security settings ?

    Some time around 2008 or 2009, I decommissioned an old HP tower PC and transitioned to a Mac. I copied over the files I wanted and backed it all up to an external drive. I removed he hard drive from the unit and bought a USB enclosure for it so I could access it in the future. Fast-forward a...
  39. Jerry03

    [SOLVED] Laptop black screen after clean install Win8.1

    My Laptop: Samsung Notebook Serie 3 300E5C S04 Info: The Laptop has a broken screen so I need to connect a monitor or tv. Yesterday I started my Laptop and it worked. I can login and so on. Now i wanted to make a clean Win8.1 install or Win10 because this was the Laptop of my sis. But I wasn't...
  40. _dawn_chorus_

    [SOLVED] Will Win7 computer with embedded key update to Win10 with USB?

    My Dad has an older computer that came with Win7 installed and I was going to stick my Win10 USB in and update it. I have been able to update several devices that came with Win8 originally this way and their embedded Windows Key works to activate the new installation of Win10. Will this work on...