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  1. _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...
  2. A

    [SOLVED] Few keys not working after some time in Win10

    Hello All, I am getting a strange problem in Windows 10. Few keys stop working after sometime of windows login, may be 10-15 mins. Those keys are totally non-responsive. Keys include - left ctrl, del, F2, num5 [numpad keys work fine] etc. My windows is up to date with all patches installed...
  3. _dawn_chorus_

    [SOLVED] Can I run Office (paid) on an unregistered copy of Win10?

    Will I be able to register my copy of Office on an unregistered version of Win10?
  4. Z

    Question Laptop most of the times doesn't recognize HDD

    Hello, so I upgraded my laptop with SSD and I put HDD in place of DVD ROM. Now most of the time my laptop doesn't recognize HDD. Sometimes hdd make very short sound like he is gone boot. HDD work fine when I connect him with usb. My ssd has similar problem when I connect him on same place, but...
  5. S

    Question UI Lagging while 6% load cpu and 3% load gpu

    Hello, so I was playing Hunt Showdown and my pc started behaving strange. I dropped from 60 fps to 22 fps and the gpu load also dropped in the taskmgr. It was like the whole PC stopped for some ms and then worked perfectly again. Soo I wiped the ssd's and installed win10 fresh. The problem was...
  6. Nori-Gin

    [SOLVED] Extremely low frame rates when running 32 bit games.

    So I have been trying to play Saints Row 3 on my WIN 10 computer. Specs : Intel I7-8750H Nvidia GTX 1070 16 gb RAM Whenever I open Saints Row from steam Im asked to choose Direct X 10 or 11 or Direct X 9. Of course I ve tried both but have the exact same result. My frame rates cap at 4 FPS...
  7. S

    Question Lost In Internet connection every minute

    Hi everyone, I have recently realised that when I surf on the internet or whatever I do in computer, it reconnects again again. So I have checked event viewer to see whats going on. Simultaneously I have looked exact time and event that happen and I have found correlation. The problem is the...
  8. S

    [SOLVED] Installation lag and slow running Win10.

    I just built a new rig and I'm having problems running Windows 10. The problems persist both in installing it and running it. During the installation process pressing a button or selecting option from a list is very slow. It might take several seconds before anything happens. Typing things on...
  9. T

    [SOLVED] Strange annoying os problem

    So I have a strange issue with windows 10 since upgrading to my ryzen 7 3700x. current specifications are - ryzen 7 3700x Msi mpg edge gaming WiFi voard 16gb Corsair vengeance 3200mhz ram 2x8gb Rtx 2070 super pny xlr8 tri fan 650w EVGA supernova g1 psu Bx500 crucial ssd Seagate barracusa...
  10. wabale97

    [SOLVED] Is there any way to disable a key on keyboard?

    I want to disable some keys on the keyboard that I rarely use but hit accidentally from time to time. (Also I want to disable backspace to force me to increase my typing accuracy)
  11. I

    [SOLVED] How to speed it up? SO SLOW, fresh install

    Just reinstalled win10 after forgetting my other password. HP 15-AY039WM Zapped the partition and installed win7, then did the upgrade to win10 which the laptop had, and it was amazing, all automated, set it all up. But its SO SLOW now. Open task manager, memory 85% disk 100% all the time...
  12. [SOLVED] SOLVED: Intel Gigabit PCI-e adapter not working

    Hey people, I just purchased a brand new PCI-E Gigabit adapter from Intel https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/products/network-io/ethernet/gigabit-adapters/ct-desktop.html But Im having a hard time to get it functioning, will I get it? The card is installed to mobo and if I connect ethernet...
  13. I

    [SOLVED] New PC reboots after a while

    I have a new PC with the following specs: Intel Core i3 8100 MB Asus H310 Plus R2.0 RAM 2x8GB 2400 Mhz Apacer SSD 240GB 300W Power Supply. Windows 10 Ent V1903 Jun 2019 The PC randomly hangs several minutes after booting. Up to now three different situations happened: 1- Screen freezes and the...
  14. R

    Question Dual 1080ti make win10 very unstable and not responsive

    Hi guys, I got some problems with my set up. I have 2 Asus Rog Strix 1080ti, I have tested them on my pc and they work good. and also test in 3d mark, give me 10000+ score, and everything works perfectly, but when I stack them together, the win 10 system became very laggy, not responsive, and...
  15. Aidan B

    Question [BSOD Loop] MSI GF63 8RC-248US "PAGE FAULT IN NONPAGED AREA"

    I just started having that problem last night, but my MSI laptop keeps having this BSOD. I recall it first happening when I plugged in my charger, and it seemed to immediately BSOD. I let it restart, thinking nothing of it, but then it will boot, let me open some files and such a minute or two...
  16. D

    [SOLVED] Display fixed at 640x480

    I had a new PC delivered today. Win 10Pro 16GB. I can't afford a graphics card yet so I am using the Intel GPU on the CPU. I have this desktop PC connected to a 6 year old Dell 1920x1200 monitor via a Display Port cable. It's working fine in all ways except for the display resolution which...
  17. [SOLVED] Right click shortcuts doesn't work in any app

    Hi, I have this problem in my new and old one laptop. On the beginning, I would like to say, that I've did a clean install of Windows 10 on my new laptop. In old one is problem gone, after reinstall Win. So, when I do a right click on any app (system - like windows file explorer; or apps like...
  18. Theoderic321

    [SOLVED] Win10 on ssd how much space should I leave free?

    Q1: So I got my Kingston SA400 with win 10 installed (and some other programms), how much free space should I leave free with my OS on the drive ? Q2: I also have another 120 Gb ssd where I install games on, how much free spacec should I leave there ? Any help/tips would be appreciated a lot...
  19. S

    [SOLVED] Video lag in WIN10 only fullscreen inside the OS

    So my videos are all lagging around the OS, (Windows Media player and VLC (I use these only )) inside the win10, but if i watch something online in a browser everything is fine... The vide in the OS is starting normally and around 2 seconds it starts stuttering! ( I updated the graphics driver...
  20. [SOLVED] I can't delete Windows.old with Disk Cleanup, help!

    Hey guys, I need help with deleting Windows.old folder (+30GB) from my lappy, did follow some steps and ways from forum (any, I took this one - https://www.cnet.com/how-to/how-to-delete-the-windows-old-folder-from-windows-10/ ) but it didn't really help much, because I noticed something is...
  21. J

    Question Windows 10 won't boot with more than 1 core enabled.

    Hi everyone. First of all, here are my specs: CPU: I7 4790k GPU: Asus Gtx 1080 Strix PSU: EVGA 750W Bronze MOBO: Asus Z97-A RAM: Kingston HyperX 1866mhz. Please refer to this previous thread ( https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/could-a-faulty-cpu-be-causing-this.3515004/ ) where I...
  22. M

    Question Plenty of BSOD's, different error codes

    Hello, I'm dealing with multiple bsod daily. There appears 4 different bsod error codes. Mostly it is UNEXPECTED_STORE_EXCEPTION or CRITICAL_PROCESS_DIED, but sometimes I see MEMORY_MANAGMENT (or sth like that) and KERNEL_DATA_INPAGE_ERROR. I think the bsod always comes after windows startup (...
  23. S

    [SOLVED] [SOLVED] win10 update 1903 not detecting monitor on boot

    win10 update 1903 not detecting HDMI monitor on boot. I cant do anything else because my monitor is not working so cant enter the system for this reason. I tried to remove battery from MB for 45 minutes and its still not working. Any suggestion would be helpful.
  24. S

    Question Trying to move Win10 onto an SSD

    Bought an NVME M.2 SSD to put in my motherboard so I can load my OS onto it and use my HDD for files so that it'll take less time to boot my computer up. What are the steps I need to go through in order to have Win 10 boot on my SSD instead of my HDD? Not trying to delete any files but instead...
  25. K

    [SOLVED] PC shuts down while under load.

    PC shuts down randomly, while I'm trying to play Insurgency: Sandstorm. Other games are seemingly fine (tested CITIES:Skylines, CIV6, Crysis 2, Kenshi, etc.) It happens either on start, or when game transitioning to post-match\lobby screen. Instead of "Blue screen of Death" - PC just shuts off...
  26. E

    Question Windows 10 freeze and shut down pc

    I had to reinstall windows today as i got a new drive however after it installed and was time to do first time set up it would freeze at a random point and my pc would shut down later or i would have to shut it down my self. I restarted windows in safe mode i got the error oobesettings. To skip...
  27. K

    [SOLVED] SSD undetectable after sleep

    I have a MSI B450M Mortar motherboard with WD sn750 500G black M.2 SSD, Win10. Every time I put the system to sleep, it cannot wake up normally, and shows an "unable to detect boot device" error, I check the bios, the SSD indeed is not showing in the list. I have to shutdown the computer and...
  28. L

    Question Help with Clean Win10 Install

    Added Specs MSI GS65 Stealth Thin i7 8750H GTX 1070 MQ 32GB 1TB 970 Evo Plus 1TB 860 Evo SATA After performing a clean Win10 install, going through all the driver and wanted program downloads/installs, I'm receiving way too many errors in the Event Viewer under Administrative Events...
  29. S

    Question Booting from SSD M.2 NVMe

    Hello everyone, I'm trying to solve problem with upgrade my laptop with SSD 250Gb Samsung 960 EVO (M.2 NVMe). I installed Win 10 to this SSD and when i want to boot, it doesn't work. I googled some recipes and tried to activate Legacy booting, turned off CSM etc. but nothing works. Please...
  30. T

    Question IDE → AHCI with Win 10 Install

    Currently running Win 7 and mobo that only supports SATA IDE config (and raid, but I don't care about that). Will the OS installation cover the AHCI driver required by the new mobo or is this something I should have in place before the mobo/OS switch? current board future board Looking around...
  31. pookshuman

    Question Building a new system, please tell me some things about Win10

    OK, So I have been putting off upgrading from Win 7 for as long as possible. Everything I hear about 10 sounds awful. The privacy concerns especially. But now I heard that if you register Win10 with a motherboard or other hardware, you will be "locked" to that hardware with that version of the...
  32. N

    [SOLVED] New build BSOD trying to install Win10

    New build. Posts to BIOS, but won't boot to USB Windows installer media. At boot, we get a windows logo, and after a minute or two a BSOD with one of the following errors: WHEA Uncorrectable Error IRQL Not Less or Equal Unfixable Error Your computer has encountered a pro The BSOD...
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    Question Laptop Running Extremely Slow

    Hi all, I fired up my M6800 i7-4900mq 32gb laptop yesterday (Windows 10), and everything was running extremely slowly, everything was absolutely fine previously, so am a little lost. As far as I’m aware there has been no updates applied, no software/hardware changes, etc. After checking...
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    Question Win10 running slow even after formatting

    Hi everyone! I'm by no means a computer expert, so here I am asking your help. My laptop was running pretty slow, not fluid, so I tried formatting it (following the Step-by-Step option in "Settings"). It got better, but STILL feels like a fresh clean Win10 laptop should run better. It's a...
  35. T

    Question Random pc freezes in windows 10

    My pc randomly freezes, but it's not sudden. The freeze is kinda building up until it is completely frozen. Firstly my internet connection drops then after like 4 seconds I can't click on anything, then everything freezes, but if I watch a youtube video and my pc starts freezing I can still hear...
  36. [SOLVED] Weird folders in C:/Windows/Temp

    Hi, so since a few days some weird folders that start with tw and end with .tmp keep appearing in the C:/Windows/Temp folder. They seem to appear at random times and they contain no files in them. I already did a full virus scan with ESET and ESET SysRescue which both had 0 threats found, I...
  37. otsuu

    [SOLVED] Clean Install Win10 from Usb Stuck at Getting Ready

    Hi, guys I have an odd problem trying clean install win10. Been trying for 6x times and it is either stuck at getting ready or stuck in endless winlogo loop. ++++++++++ Mobo: GA B85M DS3H A Processor: Intel i3-4150 C HDD: WDC WD5000AAKS +++++++++ Before me attempting to clean install it was...
  38. B

    [SOLVED] Computer eligible for Windows 10 key?

    Hello all! Straight to the point: Is there any way to check if a computer is eligible for a valid Windows 10 key before installing? I have a 4/5 year old mini-pc lying around. It currently runs Win7. I don't remember if it came with no OS or if with Win8 and downgraded. Thanks!
  39. hapri

    Question BSOD windows 10 not booting need help asap

    Making new build put all parts together and even booted windows 10 pro onto it and it worked fine. Also I have tried using a different key and trying to boot it from the 2tb hard drive and same thing happens again. However i have a i5-6600k and asus z170-e motherboard so that i can overclock...
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    Question Windows 10 - Boot - Is my computer dead? Desperately needing help

    At this point, i'm very desperate really don't know what to do. Basically, i come back to my computer after a break and its all frozen. I shut it manually, by holding pressing the power button. When i tried to start it, it kept loading forever and ever. I turn it off again and try to...