I built my PC about a year ago. But in the past month, I've had an increasing amount of BSODs (1 or 2 at least, every play session), the most recent and repetitive one being PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA
So I started to troubleshoot. I have reinstalled my display drivers using DDU, and I have run...
I have a thinkpad laptop. what is the best way to keep drivers up to date? I heard from some people that I need to download a driver updating program to keep them updated, and I heard that windows update will do just fine.
The first thing is the spec of my PC
CPU: AMD Ryzen 9 3900x
GPU: Radeon RX 460x (waiting for 6800xt if stocks allow)
PSU: Corsair CP-9020097-UK VS550 ATX/EPS Vs Series 80 Plus (going to upgrade with gpu)
Motherboard: ASUS ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING AM4
RAM: KLEVV BOLT X 32GB kit (16GB x2)...
I want to -- once and for all -- understand this discrepancy that is annoying me. From the screenshot, on Windows 10 Device Manager, under "Audio
inputs and outputs," you can see that I have the "Realtek Digital Output (Realtek(R) Audio), version 10.0.19041.1, installed on my computer...
Need help with setting up 5.1 Audio out on my Pc!
Asus H81MCS * No TOSLINK OUT/ HDMI audio out *
Video Card : GTX 1660 Super
TV : LG UJ725T
Soundbar : LGSL8YG
PC right now is connected to the TV via HDMI ( Using HDMI 2.1 ver Cable )
And My soundbar is...
5.1 sound out put
5.1 surround sound
nvidia & intel hdmi display ports
pc to hdtv
Pc to TV
PC to TV to Home Theater
I thought I’d update my USB drivers while I was updating my sound driver but it gave installation problems. My keyboard and mouse stop working. I thought it’s temporary. so I reboot.
Lo and behold, after I boot into Windows, suddenly I can’t use any USB port anymore.
Rebooting into safe mode...
My PC has been suffering BSoD's and GSoD's for over a month now. They seem to be completely random, happen when I'm running any combination of software.
I've tried reinstalling windows on 3 different HDD's, connected to different sata ports. My original drive is an nvme drive. I have...
So when I try to use my taskbar sound icon (taskbar -> right click on sound icon -> open sound settings) shortcut literally opens a cmd for a split second and closes. I've tried to /sfc now and it did nothing to help. I've tried everything and nothing has worked out for me please help me out!
I just finished with my build and I heard that forza horizon 4 doesnt work on win 10 2004 so I decided to install win 10 1909 to start with and then now the start menu wont show up. I did some troubleshooting on some of the solutions online one of them including to install 2020-01...
Specs (5 year old system):
16gb ddr3 1866mhz
Zotac Gtx 970
Asus z97a mobo
Cooler Master hyper 212x cpu cooler
Corsair CX600M PSU
So since a week or so, my PC has been randomly slipping into sleep mode, its happening frequently now. It just goes into sleep mode and as soon as I...
I'm planning on installing Windows 10 on my old laptop which is currently running Windows 8 32 bit.
My laptop is a Toshiba Satellite C40-A106, Specs for it include :
i3 2348m, 4GB RAM, intel HD 3000
I have a couple questions :
What drivers does Windows 10 automatically download? Do I need to...
I have a old computer with a gigabyte Z68AP-D3 MOBO, and since I installed windows 10 it won't recognize the lan cable when I plug it in.
I've tried to download all the drivers and also run them on compatibility mode.
Nothing seems to work.
I've already tested the cable, the router and...
I'm running Windows 10 64bit ver 2004.
I have a new issue with both my screen saver and my power off display settings.
Neither setting works when I am logged in with my main (admin) account.
I have tried with my screen saver set to 1 minute, and my turn off display set to 2 minutes...
I have a sony ht-s100f sound bar, it has bluetooth, usb, optical and HDMI(arc) input. My htpc for my living room doesn't have optical. My tv only has one HDMI port(yes it's old Skool) is there a way I could hook up the sound bar via HDMI to the graphics card? It's an AMD r9 590. The system does...
The heating issue cropped up about a month ago.
Plugged in temp: 65-75C, Frequently hitting 98C but not continuous while using chrome.
Battery temp: 40-50C, Temperature remains lower than 50 while using chrome.
I use Adobe Auditions, Solidworks and play Minecraft, but the temperatures remain...
No matter what I do, no matter what I search, after every attempted update on my computer it’s says update incomplete undoing changes and I can’t figure out why. This has been happening for roughly 7 months and I have worked non stop to fix it
Here is the original thread from a few months ago when the BSOD issues started occurring: https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/40-blue-screens-in-the-past-6-hours.3594479/?view=date
After a faulty RMA motherboard from MSI (H110M gaming), my PC has started to boot and has run and...
hi, my cpu i5-4670k, gpu - zotac 1050ti mini, mobo- gigabyte z87x-ud3h, bios version F10b, psu corsair cs650m , ram 4x4gb @1600 mhz, MX 500 500gb ssd, WD 1TB sata internal hdd, AHCI,windows10,
that's ssd is brand new and i wanna clean install my windows 10 on that ssd. My pendrive has windows 10...
Hello I recently upgraded and had 0 problems. I went from a ryzen 2nd gen build to a ryzen 3rd gen build. However when I also wanted to make the jump from 3rd gen nvme SSD to 4th gen. I did this a bit after the upgrade so around april I bought a 5700XT and a 3700X. I bios flashed a asus...
I have a new build using a Samsung 970 EVO pro NVMe drive.
I cannot get a fresh windows install to boot this drive. Using windows media creation tool, ( redone this part several times) , I boot off the USB and this part copies the install files to the EVO drive. However, when the system boots...
Hey forum people!!
i am desperate and i need help ..
So my friend gave me his rx 550 pulse 4gb because it had problems with drivers on windows 10 and he bought a new one. I got the card plugged it and wow IT WORKS ! well with no drivers though. So i went and downloaded the latest amd drivers...
I'm going to build a new computer. Ny old computer has an Intel MOBO and CPU. The new one is going to be a AMD CPU and a ASUS MOBO. Can I take the SSD with Windows 10 Pro on it and just switch it to the new computer to avoid having to put everything back on and so I dont have to install Windows...
I cannot use Nvidia driver. its asus 1080 (not Ti) on a ryzen 2600x system with g skill memory.
Everytime i load windows onto my ssd if I dont disable the nvidia driver i cant use os plz help. I have to use Microsoft basic display driver. im rlly high right now, basically what happens when i...
I just bought aSamsung 860 QVO 1TB SSD 4-bit QLC V-NAND SATA III 6Gb/s 2.5" Internal Solid State Drive for a new pc build we have a flash drive with windows 10 on it and when we boot up the pc the bios shows that the ssd is there and recognized but when continuing the boot up process to install...
Ryzen 5 3400G
Vega 11 Integrated GPU
1x8 DDR4 Corsair 3200Mhz Ram
Enermax 500W PSU
128 GB Kinston SSD (on which Windows is installed) & 1TB WD Blue HDD
The PC I bought less than 24 hours ago blue screened 5 times during normal tasks such as browsing Youtube or Twitter.
I am a bit lost. I ordered the following parts for an office maschine and put them together:
AMD Ryzen 3 3200G 4x 3.60GHz So.AM4 BOX
16GB (2x 8192MB) G.Skill Aegis DDR4-3200 DIMM CL16-18-18-38 Dual Kit
ASRock AB350M-HDV AMD R4.0 B350 So.AM4 Dual Channel DDR4 mATX Retail...
Ive have recently bought parts to build a new pc, everything worked just fine until I tried to install windows. Evertime i booted from usb or cd i got a BSOD with the error (apci acpi bios error). I followed all the troublshooting lists and tested my components one by one. I think it might be a...
My mobo/cpu died recently so im doing a mayor hardware change. Searching around forums I found that the best way is to do a fresh install of W10 when switching from intel to amd.
However, I was using an ssd as a boot drive on my old build.
If I reinstall W10 on this very drive does it mean...
I recently upgraded my Z270/i5 7600k to X570/3700x, running at stock. All other components stayed the same (1080ti, 2x8GB RAM 2400, same hard drives, same cooling setup, 850W PSU). I started having issues right away in gaming. Games would run for a while then the screen would cut to black, the...
I recently ran a sigverif test to find my unsigned drivers. Those two (the ones in my thread title) were the ones that popped up. I deleted them and uninstalled all my Razer programs. However, when I run the sigverif test again, these two files still pop up as unsigned. The weird thing is that...
Hello guys! I have a question. Does anyone know why a fresh install of W10 Home would not be able to connect to home wi-fi but it is able to connect to mobile hotspot.
Laptop: Acer Aspire S3
Troubleshooting done so far:
Re-installed wi-fi driver
Disabled ipv6 and re-enabled it
Just built my first PC and running into some issues. I've completed a clean install of Windows via the Windows Media Creation tool through USB. In the install wizard, I selected my SSD to boot the install.
I am now trying to update my OS before installing any drivers, but the...
So I recently swapped out my old i5-7500 for a Ryzen 5 3600x and a new motherboard to match. I know windows 10 is good for recognizing new parts which mine did on first boot, it seems to be working just fine with all the drivers installed. My question is since I've had different parts before...
New Build Advice
new motherboard install
reinstall windows after new parts
ryzen 5 3600x
I have little experience with legacy hardware, so please excuse my confusion.
So long story short, I don't want to buy a new DVD drive. I'll never use it and it's not worth my investment. I do have an old, legacy Sony DVD ROM (circa 2006).
The older DVD drive utilises an IDE connector (of...
what is your experience with driver updates via windows updates?
My question mainly concerns devices from family and friends - devices that you install once and only then see again when there are problems.
Already the idea "driver updates"... from Win 3.1 until now (up to...
I have recently purchased an Asus X509fa laptop and it came with Endless OS. so I installed windows 10 pro 64bit on it but I can't seem to make the mousepad work with windows as it isn't recognizing it as an input device but rather as an unknown PCI Device I've tried updating the driver from...
Ok, I have a brand new Acer laptop which I purchased last December. It has the following specs
Win 10 home 64 bit
Inter core i7-9 Gen CPU
Nvidia GTX 1660 Ti GPU
16 GB DDR4 RAM
So the problem started last week when I was playing a video game when suddenly my PC froze up and then restarted. It...
Hi, I have windows 10 home and I want to disable the brightness control when I click on the action center. How do i make that disappear i cannot seem to find out how anywhere on the internet. If that is not possible to do I disable the action center,