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  1. 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?
  2. RitSin

    Question 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...
  3. R

    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?
  4. 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...
  5. M

    Question 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...
  6. 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...
  7. W

    Question 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...
  8. S

    Question 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"...
  9. 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...
  10. Mine005

    Question 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...
  11. R

    Question 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...
  12. RitSin

    Question 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
  13. 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...
  14. RitSin

    Question 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...
  15. A

    Question I constantly hear an annoying sound and I dont know what it is

    Link I was wondering if anyone knew where this sound is coming from because I hear every so often while on my pc and it's very annoying. I looked through the sounds and didn't find a match there, I downloaded USBDeview to see if any usb devices were disconnecting and reconnecting and found nothing.
  16. jnickels218

    [SOLVED] Windows 10 BSOD shortly after startup

    Hey! I've been having some issue with a laptop (Acer Aspire A515) constantly crashing, giving the stopcode 'CRITICAL PROCESS DIED.' I was afraid that there was a hardware issue, but the system is stable in safe mode. I'm not very knowledgeable with this kind of thing, everything I've tried...
  17. E

    [SOLVED] How to keep popped out stream window always on top?

    hi, i'm using windows 10. I want to watch streams when i'm playing games. But i have only single screen. i can pop out the stream in twitch but how do i keep that popped out window always on top so that i can play and watch the stream same time ?
  18. domortiiz

    Question windows 10 fresh install struggle

    (this is my first post ever) So I guess ill start with my specs Amd ryzen 3100 asus gtx 1650 super asrock b550 phantom gaming 4 2x corshair vengance ddr4 3200 teamgroup 256gb m.2 seagate barracuda 1tb HDD (for a laptop) corshair airflow 175 Now, my issue is that i installed my M.2 wrong when...
  19. rob555

    Question TWS become mute while bluetooth controller connect to the same pc

    When I try to connect bluetooth controller to pc, my TWS sound become disrupted and soon become mute. The controller works fine. Both controller and TWS still displayed as connected in windows bluetooth device. Bluetooth adapter driver, TWS driver, controller driver already updated. My TWS only...
  20. S

    Question Background programs run extremely poorly

    When I play games Borderlands 3 for example at the moment, background programs run extremely poorly. I have a low resource needy game off to the side on another screen that gets less than 1 FPS when I'm not selected on it. When I select it, it goes back to normal and the main game doesnt seem to...
  21. H

    [SOLVED] USB Device not recognized for Windows install or even Linux, Lenovo y520-15ikbn

    So this is the device: Lenovo y520-15ikbn I tried everything I think. I made a bootable UEFI usb drive with rufus (8GB USB Thumbdrive) with my windows 10 iso I have. I know this iso (with EFI folder) is perfectly fine because this is not the first system I tried to install windows with. I put...
  22. Frennox

    Question Ps2 keyboard not working on Windows 10

    I have a weird issue with my keyboard. I found an old IBM model M like keyboard and I love it, but it's not working on my windows 10 computer. When the computer boot all the lights (Num Lock, Caps Lock, Scroll) turn on and never changed and the keys don't work or affect the lights. My...
  23. Miyoung17

    Question BSOD's when playing game (got 3 BSOD's different)

    I have an BSODs when playing games, the game is stuttering before BSODs appear my spec : Intel Core i5 3570 Patriot 2x4GB RAM (1600Mhz) MSI GTX 1050 TI 4GB ASUS H61M-E PSU 1st Player 400W Bronze HDD 500GB BSOD's showing only when i playing games, on idle or browsing its not. There are 3...
  24. D S Q U A R E

    Question .WBXD Virus!!!

    Hey Fellas, First of all thanks for seeing my thread! Now IDK from where this thing came from but every single file on my PC.From my docs to my music, Every single file is just encrypted with this .Wbxd extension, Also in every folder there is this ransom note saying : ATTENTION! Don't worry...
  25. D

    Question A lot of BSODs and no help from answers.microsoft (v2.0)

    Hello guys, some time ago I made this post "https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/a-lot-of-bsods-and-no-help-from-answers-microsoft.3656321/#post-22033139" which ended in me buying a new hdd to replace my old ssd (wasn't even 1 year old but well maybe was faulty) but I'm getting again lot of...
  26. Z

    Question Random reboots windows crashes.

    so I built a new pc and it worked fine... for the first month, now it has random reboots occasional shut downs and this weird thing where windows partially shuts down. an example being a program will freeze and I will ctrl alt delete to pull up the task manage and it will pop out but its...
  27. M

    Question Is it faulty RAM or CPU ?

    I stream on twitch and recently I started getting BSoD. I thought I had virus or something so I reinstalled windows. That didnt work... Next I opened my task bar and checked for any high usage programs, the only programs I had opened were google with 6 tabs opened on it. I saw that sometimes my...
  28. MagicalOne

    Question System won't boot to windows 10

    After taking apart my system and putting it back together my system will not longer boot to windows 10. Steps I did to troubleshoot so far. Check to make sure the boot order is correct. All drive are shown in bios Holding crtl alt delete Swapping and switching data cables Not really sure...
  29. H

    Question BSOD - Windows, I am lost with what to do next.

    Hi All, I hope some could help me. I am currently experience Blue Screen of Death on my 6 month year old gaming machine. The specs are below. Ryzen 7 2700 Nvidia MSI 1060 6gb Graphics card 16gb of ram 650W corsair 80+ gold power supply unit B450 aorus elite motherboard. I have reinstalled...
  30. Z

    Question why my rgb at mouse and headset still on after shutdown?

    hi, i have some problem I have turned off the computer but the RGB on the mouse and the headset are still on is that all the trouble? is there a way to solve it? My spec I3 10100 Gigabyte b460m ds3h Msi gtx1650 super gaming x Apacer 2x8 Ssd midasforce 256gb Hdd seagate 2tb Psu Aerocool 550wat
  31. N

    Question Should I buy a new SSD? And if so, how do I migrate my C: files onto the new SSD?

    Hi! I am looking for different opinions. I have a custom-built computer with Intel i7, Nvidia gtx1060 and 125GB SSD + 1TB HDD disk. This is all built on the older generation of sockets, as it was built in 2016. Now, I am running short with my SSD storage. I only have windows 10 there (and I try...
  32. 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...
  33. R

    Question Windows won't activate

    Hello everyone, I'm having an issue with activating windows on my work computer and our IT department can't figure this out. So I've decided to reach out to the people who actually understand things like this. So, I currently don't have Windows 10 active on my computer, but I have a product...
  34. G

    Question Downloading steam games causes pc wifi to crash ?

    As the title says any time I download from steam (AND ONLY STEAM) my pc wifi starts to degrade and eventually crash. Forcing me to disconnect and reconnect. I was able to download both nvidia drivers, and windows updates without issue (though the windows update came with issues of its own) but...
  35. Question Windows 10 goes unresponsive but doesn't freeze ?

    English is not my first language so I apologise for any mistyped or grammar errors. Okay the problem is that my windows goes full unresponsive but doesn't freezes the whole screen. When I open the task manager it shows me the remnants of the process that has been stored in the ram, and CPU...
  36. S

    Question PC Hard Freezing Streaming/Recording/Rendering

    So the topic pretty much says it all, I get a hard freeze randomly gaming some times. Most of the times it's when I'm recording or rendering a long video. I've tried experimenting streaming on this PC setup but no luck just get a hard freeze randomly playing. No clue what to do anymore, I've...
  37. Roberto121

    Question Change the amount of RAM for system

    Hello. I changed in msconfig the memory to use or aomething like that accidentaly to 256mb because i only have 8 gb of ram and the rest 8 we re for hardware.I want to type 4gb.After reboot i get blue screen every time . How do i fix it ? I tried booting with 1 module.I reboot my bios.
  38. J

    Question Windows 10 Install loop

    Hey people, I have been stuck on a problem I have never experienced before while trying to fresh install Windows 10 from a USB disk to an SSD. Currently, the USB disk is recognized and it asked if 64 or 32bit it then loads the files flashes the Windows Logo for a second, and then start the whole...
  39. N

    Question Motherboard and BIOS not detecting m.2 drives.

    I have just recently built a new machine and on our first boot we realized that the M.2 SSD we have installed was not being detected by windows setup. Then we took a look into the BIOS and noticed it wasn't being detected in there either. We tried both M.2 slots, cleared CMOS, and updated the...
  40. C

    [SOLVED] Error code: 0xc0000

    Hello. I just recently bought an M.2, and after installing it I had cloned my ssd that has the OS on it. After I cloned it I tried to wipe the old drive to be able to reuse it. However I couldn’t seem to do that, and my computer kept booting from my previous drive. Eventually my computer stopped...