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    Question BSODs have returned, drivers?

    My computer recently had two BSODs while playing Minecraft, which hasn't happened in ages. I believe this may be due to some mods I tried to install, those being Optifine and some shaderpacks. I've done my best to uninstall them, but the crashes continued. I've attached my .dmp files. Can...
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    Question Graphical issue with GTX 1070 Ti

    Hello. I keep having this issue with my graphics. Sometimes when I start the computer the screen keep flickering on/off until it reaches windows. Then it's either as normal or there are like corny sparks (like a tv-station without a signal). Today I received my first bluescreen. It happened...
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    Question New PC build freezes randomly

    Hello, About 3 months ago, I built my first PC - didn't encounter any problems, everything went really smooth. However, I've had this isue for about 3 weeks where my PC randomly decides to freeze. Sometimes it only freezes for some seconds then gets back on track, but other times I have to...
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    Question stuck on efi shell screen RCA cambio tablet

    I had let a friend barrow my rca cambio 2 in 1 tablet with windows 10 on it and when he returned it, I found it would only boot to the efi shell screen and no further. when on that screen the keyboard does not respond and the only thing that seems to do anything is the power button. each time i...
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    [SOLVED] ASUS Com Service Stopped working

    Hey guys, I have tried everything so I figured I would see if anyone here has some insight. First of all my build: ASUS gtx 1070 ti Ryzen 5 1600 3000 hz ram Windows 10. So I have been getting some BSOD's (really sucks) it happens every so often. I went and checked the reliability under the...
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    Question SSD or M.2 reccomendations ?

    Hello. I wanna buy 120GB drive only for OS (WIN10). I found one but im worried about temperatures due to graphics card heat when the M.2 will be underneath. Also i would be really thankful if you recommend me some SSD or M.2 for good price. Also if you wonder about the airflow i have 2x140mm...
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    Question Windows 10 Black screen after windows LOGO

    I JUST gotten an Kingston A400 SSD 240gb Yesterday and installed my Windows on it and everything was smooth and PC is starting in 5 seconds But Today i'm surprised that when i turn on PC after the windows logo i get a (black screen for like 4 seconds) it happens before windows logon after...
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    Question SSD not in FULL SPEED

    I just got a KINGSTON A400 240GB SSD Yesterday and installed windows on it , but im surprised that im not getting the full speed , only half speed wich is 235mb/s reading and 220mb/s writing , It's Supposed to be 450mb/s - 500mb/s as mentioned from the company - SPACE USED OF THE SSD : 31Gb out...
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    Question hard drive died, can't get keyboard to work to install windows on new HDD

    Sorry if I have posted in the wrong section. So my hard drive died for my windows 10 desktop computer, but I have also gotten a new case (old ones power button cord had melted) along with a new psu. I have installed the new drive along with the disk image on a USB drive to reinstall windows...
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    Question Can't print using Chrome

    For a few days now, I have been unable to print anything while using Chrome. I've tried all kinds of trials to isolate the problem. No matter the web page, email, or document, if I initiate the PRINT command from Chrome nothing happens. Using all the same test parameters and Firefox, I was able...
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    Question Ping spikes every 3-10 minutes

    So I keep getting lag spikes roughly every 3 - 10 minutes (never consistent as far as I can tell.) I believe it happens on Netflix/Youtube/etc. as well. My ping will be running smoothly at around 30ms and then spike to 300-600 for about 5 seconds and drop back down to normal. Doesn't disconnect...
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    Question Laptop bricked? While upgrading to Windows 10

    My laptop (Samsung NT305V5A-S4PB) was turned off while updating to Windows 10 during battery power and need help fixing it. The laptop was running Windows 7 Home Premium K OA and I decided to update to Windows 10 on the Microsoft Windows 10 installation tool. Which I had to delete my graphics...
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    Question Multiple BSoDs per day - New Windows Installation, 0 Errors on Memtest86

    EDIT: One of the RAM sticks is definitely and unquestionably broken, even if Memtest86 says otherwise. I don't need any help anymore. This thread can be closed. (I'll remove the dump files and logs since they're not needed anymore and I have no idea what information they contain about me and my...
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    Question SSD not beeing recognized by my dell 980

    I bought a used dell optiplex 980 for dirt cheap. I installed 4 gb of memory and a 1050ti and it worked out great, but my problem is with the ssd. I have a 120GB KINGSTON SSD and the system doesnt boot from the ssd. I first tried to install windows directly from the dell, but as soon as i...
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    Question Computer started randomly freezing or being slow

    My computer has started for a month, freezing randomly, giving BSODs at times and being very slow. I have done checks for both my HDD and RAM and they showed up fine. I have to mention that freezing has stopped a few days ago but the system feels slower nonetheless, although I can still play...
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    Question My SSD Causes My PC to Freeze

    Ever since I got an SSD to replace my HDD (for my main drive with windows 10; I have a secondary HDD) My PC often freezes for 5-10Seconds while my SSD's Disk Usage goes to 100%, I have scanned for viruses with several AV's because I was convinced that was the culprit but I have found none I then...
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    Question XPS Studio 8000 - Randomly crashing (Intel(R) Management Engine Interface driver has failed to perform handshake with the Firmware)

    Recently found an believed to be old XPS Studio 8000 pc. Thought i'd chuck my gpu/ram and give it a spin comparing to my current pc (max of 2 4gb ram and a first gen i5) this one went ahead and after reinstalling windows, ssd, 2 8gb ram sticks and my 1660ti managed to get improved fps in games...
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    Question Will bios update from windows reset the bios?

    Hi everybody! I recently builded a computer, and I accidentally turned off all the CSM settings, and saved... since then, I'm unable to handle the bios. I mean, I installed a MBR partitioned windows on it, and everything works just fine, but when I enter into the bios (UEFI), then the bios does...
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    Question Performance issues after RAM upgrade

    I own an Acer aspire E5 572g-525v. I recently added another 8 gigs of RAM to it which had identical specs to the factory default stick except for the capacity. Now, I did run into some BSODs initially but over time they fixed themselves. As of now though, my biggest issue is the performance drop...
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    Question Windows 10 is not running at the overclocked frequency

    I overclocked my CPU from 2.66 to 2.92. CPU-Z was identifying the frequency but not giving proper stress test score. The only time I get good scores is when I run Windows in safe mode. It wasn't always like this, it suddenly started happening one day after booting up my PC. I couldn't figure out...