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  1. T

    Question Windows 10/system doesn't load correctly & lag spike issue

    Hello! Recently got myself a new PC, but I've been experiencing some weird issues. First one happens while turning on my PC. For some reason my PC skips the entire loading process if the PC has been turned off for a while (couple hours). I see a short MSI splashscreen (the moment you can...
  2. Paenotz

    Question 3rd Party Controller only working in Start menu and Xbox Game Bar

    Hi I recently purchased a Xbox PDP wired controller to use on PC. It had been working perfectly until recently, the issue I am having is that I am only able to use the controller on start menu or gamebar however when in a game I am only able to use the xbox button (No joysticks or any other...
  3. K

    Question Window never boots on first attempt and will freeze sometimes

    Hi all, I'm having a very strange issue with a new build I just completed. I'm not sure why it's happening but Windows never boots properly on the first time I open my computer. It would eventually freeze or my monitor would show no signal. At this point, I would have to force shut down my...
  4. P

    Question Two versions of Windows 10 on two SSDs (Question)

    Okay, so I currently have a 1TB SSD, and a 500GB SSD, both in my system. I want to keep my current Windows 10 version 2004 on my 1TB, while installing a Windows 10 version 1909 on the other SSD. Is it possible? I know the basics, as I've duel booted on my 1TB SSD before, but whenever I try to...
  5. R

    Question Can’t boot Windows, can’t reinstall Windows. PC is now USELESS. Help!

    So me and my 5-year-old son were playing a game on my PC when it froze up. I went to restart it and it turned off, then immediately went into a bootloop for some reason. It would load to the black screen with the Windows logo and the spinning dots. I read on some forums that you needed it to go...
  6. Question Multiple windows defender icons in notification area (systray)!

    Hi Everyone I'm having an issue on several clean installs of Windows 10 2004 64bit (downloaded from Microsoft servers) Different programs' icons in the systray (such as IDM, TaskManager, Safely Eject Drive...etc) suddenly change into a windows defender icon alongside the original windows...
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    Question clone/migrate OS

    Hi, currently, I use SATA SSD on my HP ProBook 440 G4 (it has both SATA and M2 slots) where I have Windows 10 Education (v1909) installed. I bought a new m.2 SSD and would like to use the OS to this disk and use then the slot where SATA SSD was for HDD as data storage. Storage specs: current...
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    Question Expensive new laptop audio glitches when switching between certain apps?

    Hello, I got the (generally incredible) HP studio x360 G5 laptop and while it's great most of the time, it seems to have a consistent issue with switching to certain apps. eg. Adobe Media Encoder. 100% of the time I switch (eg. Alt + tab) to Media Encoder, whatever audio I'm playing loops a...
  9. B

    Question BSOD Issues - Windows 10 - New Build

    Hi team, Have run into a little bit of an issue. I have looked through so many forums, and can't find a definite answer. I have just changed my MOBO, RAM, CPU to brand new parts. Since the change, i tend to get BSOD while games load at specific parts, also sometimes random things like mozilla...
  10. K

    Question No sound on windows 10 PC after removing and uninstalling Triton 720 headset

    Have an older PC that was working fine. I added a triton 720 headset which also worked fine. When the headband broke on the headset I removed it (and the box) and uninstalled the headset. Now I get no sound from the speakers or 3.5 plug headsets. The system sees and recognizes them but no sound...
  11. B

    Question Windows not loading up at login screen, errors on every hard drive.

    Hello all! Today suddenly my desktop had a very long start up time, and then got stuck on infinite loading when I tried to log in. It was working fine yesterday and I don't believe there were even any updates installed. I tried trouble shooting methods I found online but got only errors or...
  12. C

    Question Sudden FPS Drop After Updating to Windows 10

    Hi, I recently upgraded from Windows 7 (yes yes, I know..) to Windows 10 Pro version. I selected the 90 day trial version so far and did not get a chance to purchase the activation key, but I am not sure if this is a factor in my issue. Additionally, I purchased a Samsung 860 QVO 1T SSD as an...
  13. klippenwald

    Question Vanishing HDDs after crash

    System: Win 10 Pro 64 bit, all up to date Gigabyte G1 Gaming X99 SLI Phoenix 500GB SSD (Primary/boot) 2 X 3 TB WD HDDs RAID 1 1 x 1 TB Seagate HDD I7 CPU Problem: Playing a game and the system BSOD crashed due to Video TDM problems. Known issue with my system, it uses a Thermaltake PCIe...
  14. Edboy452

    Question Event 1000 Games Keep Crashing

    A week or two ago I purchased a bunch of parts and built my latest gaming PC. I will post my specs, DxDiag as well as some Event 1000 messages I've had below. Essentially my issue is that all of my games will crash, with the exception of a few Paradox Interactive titles which are only like 5...
  15. S

    Question I boot from USB, nothing happens.

    Ive just built my new pc and im trying to do a fresh install of windows 10 on it. As usual i plugged in the bootable USB and entered the bios. I get 3 options as boot devices: USB PMAP, partition 1; USB PMAP and the third option is my new SSD. If i boot from USB PMAP, partition 1, i get the...
  16. Ignatzzzz

    Question Nvidia RTX 2070 Super drivers slow windows 10 boot time

    This is by no means a major problem, but it is irritating. It seems that after installing the latest Nvidia drivers (either studio or game) my boot times are longer. Without the drivers it boots to the Windows login screen in a around 10 seconds. With them after the motherboard logo disappears...
  17. AliAbbas786

    Question Pc Crashing when i open browser and applications

    Hi guys I have this issue, i do not know who to turn to, i have done everything in my power to figure out a solution. My issue started as i turned on my pc and then i clicked on Edge browser and the browser stopped responding, the corner of the browser just had a loading symbol so i closed the...
  18. smcleod

    Question PC Reboots Randomly

    My PC will randomly reboot without warning or BSOD. This happeneed a couple days after upgrading my Motherboard, RAM and CPU. Sometimes it last 20m and sometimes 10 seconds. Doesnt seem to reboot as fast or at all during power light places such as home screen. Seems like PC is not getting enough...
  19. RyanJeanC

    Question Upgrading my system

    I have an old emachines, windows xp AMD Sempron 3100+ processor system that I got for free. What are your recommendations for upgrading it, and getting everything like windows 10, and internet explorer to work right on a tight, limited budget?
  20. Question [HELP] Why Default FTP Server IP keeps changing (IIS)?

    I have made my HDD, a FTP server with the help of Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager App which comes default with windows. When I turn on my pc, the server starts up, and I can access my files through wifi (router). I just have simply set it up so anonymous users can join. So people...