Forum discussion tagged with window.
  1. ineedhelppleaseu

    Question " A media driver your computer needs is missing, this could be a DVD, USB or hard disk driver " ?

    Hello so recently my NVMe SSD died unfortunately. so i bought a new Samsung EVO 860 SATA SSD , and I'm now trying to install Windows on it but i keep getting the following error: " A media driver your computer needs is missing, this could be a DVD, USB or hard disk driver " I need help fixing...
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    Question Why is there a problem with OS everytime I install

    I have formatted and installed windows so many times in the last few days due to some error or glitch. Sometimes the WIndows Start Menu won't open on pressing the Win key, other times many parts of control panel won't directly open give the error " The item you selected is unavailable it has...
  3. Jaffar02

    Question PC not booting after clicking "Startup Repair" ?

    PC specs: GA-H81M-DSV2 Intel Core i5-4590 GPU: iGPU only DDR3 RAM (2x4gb) Hey, So 2 days ago my pc was running fine and when I inserted my wifi adapter (which I use usually without any issue) a BSOD came and automatic repair was going on again and again and restarting my pc, then I navigated to...
  4. U

    Question Low performance after changinh mobo, adding 16gb of ram and fresh reinstall windows.

    Hello everyone, so as the title says, I just changed my mobo from an OEM Acer Aspire TC-886 to a ASRock B365 Pro4, I did a Windows fresh install and I added 2 more 16gb DDR4 2666MHz sticks of RAM, for a total of 32gb. Before I changed everything games ran even better (for example Warzone ran at...
  5. 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?
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    [SOLVED] I want to play windows games on mac

    I have a quaries i have multiple games on my steam account. but now i shifted to MAC from windows, so most of the games are only available for windows. Is there any way to play windows game in mac?
  7. S

    [SOLVED] Multiple different bluescreen errors

    Normally these BSOD come in waves oddly enough, and it usually isn't a problem but as im back in school now I kind of need a computer that doesn't blue screen. I think I know when it started, and it was when I put in a unmarked 8gb ddr3 ram(I know, I still dont remember why I did), and booted...
  8. cjtheft102

    [SOLVED] Unable to turn on "Disable and Lock Turbo Power Limits" with Throttlestop

    I downloaded Throttlestop a few days ago and there wasn't any problem until i turn on the Disable and Lock Turbo Power limits. When window starts, an error pops up and says "Error starting service: Access denied". I looked for this error online and some said it was due to window defender on win...
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    [SOLVED] Help - Display Frequency

    I have an HTPC with following setup: OS Name: Microsoft Windows 10 Pro Processor Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7700 CPU @ 3.60GHz, Memory (RAM) 32.0 GB GPU NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Display Panasonic TX-58DX902B 58 Inch...
  10. S

    [SOLVED] Windows 10 Product Key

    So Microsoft gave me a product key code and I was wondering if they expire? Sorry if this is a stupid question.
  11. scrubs2708

    [SOLVED] Windows asking for 'Activation' after Motherboard Swap.

    So, Recently had had en issue where my [Motherboard was not accepting 2 ram sticks] (Only 1). I ended up going for an RMA, but now as i have my new motherboard windows have decided that it doesn't like it. It gives me that 'Activate Windows' watermark in the bottom right corner, i read at...

    Question Please guide me in the direction of what could be causing this

    View: Manual upload because a screen rip wasn't picking up the flash. Loading thumbnail jpegs should not require a delay like this and also flash delay when closing the browser to show its not rooted in Chrome. Here are some other example and specs View...
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    Asrock z170 pro4s not posting

    Hey there Thank you for reading this I bought a brand new Asrock z170 pro4s and I cant figure out whats wrong with this guy ! Power cords connected (24pin and 8pin), CPU Installed with stock fan , Ram Installed (on every 4 slots) but wont post/boot without any beeps and no video output(onboard...
  14. U

    Buying a new Laptop

    I'm looking for a new laptop. I would prefer a purchase at because I still have a voucher. What is your budget? 900-1100€ What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 13 - 15,6" Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? I...
  15. CITechRRR

    Anyone here have any thoughts on or tried M.2 PCIe NVMe drives

    Hi I have been looking at this one, the Corsair Force MP500 240GB which I am installing into an Asus Z170 Pro motherboard. Regards
  16. S

    USB hub blown other USB ports on my pc, is it safe to use?

    I've just had a ten year old powered USB hub blow all but two USB ports on my 6 year old Dell XPS. Thankfully, the only devices it fried was three mice when testing for the problem. However, I'm left with a machine with several USB ports on the motherboard not working and I have far more...
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    acx 3.0 or twin frozer 6?

    I plan on buying the gtx 1070, what cooler gives better temperatues?
  18. F

    Can't search applications on the D:\ Drive

    Hi, After recently upgrading to windows 10 and doing a fresh install of windows, I have a problem with the search tool. I can't search any applications that are on my D: Drive. For example, I can search "chrome" and it comes up with it as it is installed on my C drive, but when I search steam...
  19. K

    Should I get this SSD?

    Im gonna get the 850 evo SSD. I was planning on just getting a 250gb SSD and then getting a 1 terabyte HDD. But now ive got some more money and decided to get a 1 terabyte SSD. Should I get a 1 Terabyte HHD and still get a 250 gb SSD as a boot drive or should I store everything on the 1...
  20. N

    Prioritise home network?

    Hi,i would like to know how to prioritise my network at home.The reason I ask is because my brother when he plays on his PS4.It eats a lot of bandwidth and it is affecting the overall performance of the ADSL broadband internet in my home.I have been throttled twice in a row for the same reason.I...
  21. T

    A PSU for a GTX 780 graphics card?

    Hi, I just ordered a GTX 780, and I wanted to get a new PSU to get everything right, what would you recommend? My current gig: 4 fans i5 3.22 GHZ 2 Hard drives 1 External USB Hard Drive Mouse, Keyboard Music Interface (Tascam) I wanna be perfectly sure about this, because last week I tested...
  22. P

    Is it worth getting the GTX 770?

    Hi, I'm wondering if it is worth getting a Gainward GTX 770 as it is obtainable for roughly £160 in the UK. Is it worth getting or should I wait for the Pascal architecture in 2016? Also, if I can't get this, is there any AMD cards that perform roughly the same for £150? Thanks
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    motherboard upgrade ,reinstall os,how to wipe both hard drives i have???

    okay so im getting a new motherboard and i understand i need to reinstall the os/windows 7 and i don't mind that, i want a clean pc and want my ssd cleared out, but i have a hardrive to and want to clear that drive also ,so how do i do it ,do i clean the hard drive once i download windows in the...
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    my asus x453ma wont turn on or charge.. no light

    My asus X453MA WONT TURN ON no light that indicate charger and power.. I can't take out the battery coz it is what the manual say .. What should I do??
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    r 280x GTA 5

    Hello, i playing GTA 5 on all max settings, only advenced graphics are off and msaa, fps in city 40-70 , my pc can handle only 2x msaa fps abaout 30-45 , when i put 4x fps drop to 20-25 and with 8x fps drop around 5 my GPU temperature with lock 30fps is 75, but i want play unlocked, temperature...
  26. B

    Connecting wireless headphones with Sharp TV

    I have a Sharp TV Model LC-42LB261U and I also have some LG wireless headphones. I am trying to figure out the best way to listen to the TV through the headphones. The TV has 1 optical output, shared component/composite and a headphone jack. Any help would be appreciated. Thank you. The...
  27. J

    Budget gaming pc build help

    I am currently thinking of building a budget gaming pc with these parts: It would be really helpful if I could hear what you think and how to improve. How would this pc run games such as skyrim and battlefield.
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    Lenovo Z50-70 vs HP Pavilion 15-p189sa

    Hi, I am trying to decide which laptop I should get. I am currently studying Computer Science at University. which one should i get? HP Pavilion 15-p189sa 15.6” Laptop - White. Windows 8.1 Intel® Core™ i5-4288U Processor Memory: 8 GB Hard drive: 1.5 TB...
  29. D

    FPS drops in WoW since new GPU

    I have been playing wow for some time. Had some problems earlier this year but sorted. I had a GTX 770. i7 2600 OC to 4.2. 8gb Ram. Heat is fine and well below the safe highs. Max of 60 on the cpu. After the little problem was sorted my FPs was great. Always at the vsync cap - 60. With...
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    Red Cables for AX 760

    I'm making a red and black build and i don't feel like paying 50 more dollars for the corsair ax 760i so i want to go with the 760 (no i) but i cant find red cables for it. Are the 760i red cables Compatible with the 760. And here's some pictures of the red cables for the 860 (no i) version.
  31. Ferrariassassin

    Should i get an SSD also?

    Ok first off here is my build. CASE: Rosewill Challenger CPU: Intel Core i5-4590 Motherboard: ASRock H97M Pro4 GPU: MSI R9 280 GAMING 3G 384-Bit RAM: G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) OS: Windows 8.1 HDD: Western Digital WD Blue WD10EZEX 1TB 7200 RPM 64MB Cache PSU: XFX TS Series 550W...