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    Question HTPC - No Sound after Standby/Sleep ?

    Hi I have a Windows 10 HTPC connected via HDMI to an Anthem MRX-720 A/V receiver. It been working fine until recently.. The issue occurs any time the HTPC goes to standby or is idle.. so what I have to do is go Control Panel >> Sound and as soon the sound panel appears the sound returns...
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    Question Can new GPU drivers cause a PC to deadlock?

    Hello! I apologize if this is the wrong section: I'm a video editor, and a few weeks ago I ordered a new pc for work. The pc has been working beautifully up until a few days ago, where it started deadlocking while doing the most mundane activities, like downloading files of watching Twitch, and...
  3. R

    Question What Is This & Can I Delete It? (Google DriveFS)

    Im trying to free up some space on my computer. I downloaded "TreeSize Free" to see where my space was being occupied. I tried to Google what these are and if its safe to delete, but didn't get any definitive answer. Screenshot of file location
  4. emil1326

    Question Add raid 1 array to existing non raid 1 ssd boot

    I have in my computer a 1tb ssd for the boot, my editor and a couple of personal files and I'm currently working on a 500gb hdd, but I'd like to upgrade my work storage space while making a raid 1 array so I won't lose my data. How am u supposed to do so? And will I lose my data on any of my two...
  5. Ivy Fridde

    [SOLVED] Sync to OneDrive

    We switched our users to OneDrive recently. However, we detected that OneDrive is unable to copy long path names and this is stopping the syncing of OneDrive agent? Microsoft states that OneDrive software does not support long path but OneDrive support said that OneDrive itself can support long...
  6. S

    [SOLVED] How do I choose where I download programs?

    Just finished my pc built, I work from home and want to have all important programs on my m.2 nvme and the games and stuff on my hard drive. But whenever I download steam or riot they go straight to my C drive. Is there a way to where they get stored? Also what programs do you recommend are a...
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    Question BSOD

    BSOD occurred due to a driver has failed to complete a power IRP within a specific time. It happened during a manual reboot. All I get from the memory.dmp seems to point out raspppoe.sys.... i am uploading the link crash memory.dmp. Help will be appreciated, thanks in advance...
  8. JunkSniperJoe

    Question Almost monthly bluescreen

    For a while now, I've been having random Windows 10 bluescreens about once a month. They seem to happen during/after watching a YouTube video or doing something with Netflix. I've uninstalled my graphics drivers with DDU and reinstalled many times; however, the issue still persist. Memtest86...
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    Question Cloning OS to a specific partition

    Forgive me if this has been asked a hundred times before, I figured this would be a common question but I cannot for the life of me find any threads of someone moving their old OS to another drive without having the new drive wiped first. This ended up longer than expected so there's a TLDR at...
  10. Mohamed21

    [SOLVED] Windows 7 x32 to Windows 10 x64

    The device is HP Precario Compaq CQ61 (3GB RAM/Pentium T4200 CPU/BIOS Version: Hewlett-Packard F.23). It currently runs on Windows 7 32bit but the processor supports 64bit (I've checked). I've downloaded the Windows 10 x64 (build 10074) .iso file from uptodown.com. I've used PowerISO to boot it...
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    [SOLVED] Scaling issues.. Help !

    Hi Ive been playing Forza Horizon 5 (FH5).. and was running ultra settings with display (in the game) set at 2560x1600 just to try out the game.. the game was running fine @ 110-12 0FPS ..... with couple of crashes (in the past 5 days) when I launch multiple tabs on chrome.. Today the game...
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    [SOLVED] New system Windows 10 kernel error every time

    Hi! Im currently building a rig with a ryzen 5900x and a b550f with 128gb of ram However when I first boot it up on a b550a (was original board swapped to trouble shoot) it would have issues powering on as in instant shut off, I messed with it go it working to the dram stage, then fixed the ram...
  13. OMGiTxREALHASSAN

    [SOLVED] Windows 11 update assistant keeps crahing!!!

    I've WINDOWS 11 INSIDER update installed right now and I haven't got the WINDOWS 11 official update in the WINDOWS UPDATE. I tried downloading the UPGRADE ASSISTANT but its keep crashing every time I run it so I decided to GOOGLE a bit about this issue and I came to know that this assistant will...
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    Question How i escape a Pc Restartloop?

    Hello fellows, My Problem: My PC randomly shut of today and since then its in an Automatic Repair loop that shows me different Error Codes every time(irql not less or equal, Machine Check excaeption and so on). At first the Pc accualy restartet at the Login screen but cant reach that state...
  15. gunhawk7

    [SOLVED] PC lags and monitor goes into black screen ?

    Hi, so I have been dealing with this problem for quite some time. First, I would like to describe you what happens and than how it happens. PC starts to lag (mouse movement lags, game freezes for a second several times...) and then both of my monitors turn off, audio cuts out, mouse and...
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    [SOLVED] Windows isn't passing all audio channels to Receiver

    I have been gifted a Sony STR-DH540 and I was hoping to get it setup with surround sound. I currently have an HTPC setup that is running on a Intel 6th gen i7 on a super Micro C7Z170-OCE with a Nvidia 1070. I have gotten the speakers setup and they work but for some reason windows is only...
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    Question Game "couldn't start"

    From one day to another I received this error and no game starts anymore. Already tried running them as an administrator. Screenshot
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    Question DWM.exe crashing after Windows Update

    Hello All! I'm running into some difficulty with my computer so I'm going to splurge it all out. Windows 10 Pro: 21H1 CPU: Intel 8700k Motherboard: Asus Maximus Hero X RAM: G-Skill 32GB SSD: 1TB NVME M.2 Samsung Evo 960 PSU: Corsair 750W Gold GPU: GTX 960 / Asus TUF OC RTX 3090 Monitor 1...
  19. [SOLVED] Upgraded my PC but now it keeps booting into BIOS

    Hello, A while back my motherboard died and I took it as an opportunity to upgrade a few components in my device. I ended up purchasing a new motherboard, new ram, and a new CPU. I kept my old PSU, GPU, SSD, and hard-drive, however. Whenever I boot my device it brings me straight into the...
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    Question New pc Windows 10 freeze randomly but mouse can move

    URGENT PLS HELP, my windows keeps freezing randomly everyday since weeks ago, where it feels like my mouse has stopped time. I wasnt gaming, just browsing all the time /online classes. Scenario: Could open running app, but those app are frozen/unresponsive (some can be closed) Nothing happens...
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    [SOLVED] Corrupt hard drive - What are my next steps?

    I seem to have issues with one of my drives and I'd like help with next steps for troubleshooting. This is not my OS drive, but a drive I use for media. I'm trying to determine if I can salvage the data or repair the drive. Questions How can I try to salvage the data? What can I do to try to...
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    Question Won't wake up

    My set up is Mb: asus h310m tuf gaming plus Ram: 16 gb 2600 Cpu: Intel core i5 8th gen Windows goes to sleep, fans are running but the power button is blinking as it should. It does not wake up though. So far I have tried : Updating bios to the latest version Disabling and enabling fast boot...
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    [SOLVED] Help- Sluggish Windows File Explorer. When I interact with the File Explorer in documents and such, it is an obvious delay in actions.

    This happens on Windows 10 and now even worse on Windows 11 dev preview. Obvious lag when mousing over interface in File Explorer. The whole interface feels sluggish. I had this problem for a while now. I thought it was my old NVIDIA Quadro 2000 GPU. I recently upgraded to the AMD RX 6700 XT...
  24. W

    [SOLVED] Unknown issue involving CPU (but maybe not)

    Hey there, this will likely be a long post as I am incredibly stumped and do not know what the issue may be. I am running a i7-6800k w/ stock cooler, a GTX2060, 48GB DDR4, all on a huananzhi x99- if it matters. I've been having some issues since about March, small performance issues (lag where...
  25. ismaelgo97

    [SOLVED] Random BSOD and pc turning off after turning on

    Hello everyone, last xmas I built my own pc, I got everything brand new except for the GPU, which is the one I had before. The problem I'm currently having with my pc are random BSOD when I turn on my pc and sometimes when I try to turn it off or restart it. These BSOD are totally random, with...
  26. ElThunderCloud

    Question PC doesn't detect a specific mic. Works everywhere else.

    As the title suggests. A USB mic works on every device except my main PC. However, every other usb mic works on my main PC except this particular one. Where do I even start troubleshooting this? I'm using Windows 10. I have tried all the possible USB ports that would normally work for any other...
  27. pyned

    Question I have an internet problem but only in applications

    Ok, esto es lo que sé. Firefox, Chrome, etc., funcionan bien, perfectamente fluido y rápido. Las aplicaciones, como la discordia o los juegos en línea, no se pueden conectar en absoluto. Hemos intentado de todo y ambos obtuvieron los mismos resultados. ¿Un poco de ayuda?
  28. RitSin

    [SOLVED] Window Defender is unable to start

    I have a laptop dell XPS 14 l421x with window 10 pro when I restart my laptop window defender it works fine but after few seconds Windows Defender is not working. Threat service has stopped. restart now this warning shown after few seconds I tried to restart the services of window defender...
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    Question Chromebook versus PC for programming ?

    Hello all, I am a Uni student in business analytics and I need a laptop. I was hopping you lovely people could help answer my question. Should I get a Chromebook or a PC for coding purposes? Which would be better?
  30. Like_Nat123

    Question Problem with my pc screen flickering

    My computer was working great. I have factory reset my computer and install driver booster to install the drivers at the beginning. Everything works fine but sometimes the screen looks like on the pictures. I thought the problem was with the drivers so I factory reset again and installed the...
  31. M

    [SOLVED] How can I resolve "destination folder access denied"?

    Hello, so I've been trying to access an application but the 0x000007b error is showing up. From what I've found I need to copy a bunch of .dll files to Sys32 and Sys64WOW, but "xinput9_1_0" is the only one that can't be copied. Now I've been searching and finally accessed the ADMIN account(well...
  32. J

    [SOLVED] Can Disabling RAID Kill a Hard Drive?

    I just built a new computer for a user at work and after building it all the components showed up properly in the BIOS. I set up RAID 1 between two samsung 1TB NVMe SSDs which worked fine but when I tried booting to the Windows 10 install USB it just kept booting to the BIOS. I was trying...
  33. W

    [SOLVED] Windows 10 not picking up headset.

    Hi everyone, I recently built a PC for gaming purposes. Only problem is that my PC isn't picking up my headset. I looked online for a solution (did the usual checks) and even asked in a couple other places. I'm running my speakers directly to my Acer monitor to play sound. I noticed that my...
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    [SOLVED] Windows 10 Login to Black Screen with Cursor

    I have gone through many troubleshooting steps the past few days and even going as far as to try and reset my PC, but to no avail I'm stuck with this same issue after a restart or a power on. Steps tried: wsreset.exe Just gets stuck on the window. powershell reinstalling Says "initializing"...
  35. nanadoesgaming

    Question How do i fix my DATA (D:) drive?

    my computer has 128gb of C: drive and 1T of (D:) drive. I noticed when I first got it that my C: drive filled up really quickly and it didn't make much sense to me. I figured out how to direct most download to (D:) but its a little wonky. Every item I put into the (D:) end up on my desktop and...
  36. Mine005

    [SOLVED] IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL On Certain Games

    For some reason, on very certain games, I get an IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL BSOD. I have done just about everything I can think of so far, such as updating drivers, running the windows memory diagnostic, checking my temperatures (all of which are quite cool, even under load), and verified the files...
  37. R

    [SOLVED] Window 10 scanning and repairing C drive randomly

    This popped up randomly as I was turning on my computer. I have already tried to fix it from window 10 within the tool section under the property. I believe it is called error checking. I even did this process like 4 times. It will give me the message twice and boot into windows again, so for...
  38. RitSin

    [SOLVED] Can I create pool storage in windows 10

    I have a Dell XPS 14 l421x with 500 GB HDD and 32 GB SSD I was thinking that if I will install window 10 on SSD and then later create pool storage by attaching 500 GB into 32 GB is it possible if yes then is my laptop performance enhanced if no then is okay thanking you in advance
  39. NRiddell

    Question Pc randomly stops working

    So I have a amd fx 8320, pny xlr8 1070, 24gb of ram a evga 600w psu that’s roughly 2 years old and has been used 2-3hrs a day for the past year for gaming and I’m running windows 10 pro.As I’m gaming or web browsing or just sitting on my Home Screen all of my peripherals will just randomly stop...
  40. RitSin

    [SOLVED] Why my laptop freezes sometimes automatically?

    laptop model Dell XPS 14 l421x Sometimes my laptop does freeze then I thought it would be the window problem then I reinstalled the window but the problem isn't fixed yet then I search google and get answers that the startup program may be the issue then I disable almost all startup programs...