Windows Explorer

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  1. araltan

    [SOLVED] Context menus, windows explorer and desktop goes completely black.

    This doesn't happen eveytime I use my laptop but it does most of the time. After a while of using my laptop without forcing it too much context menus, windows exlorer and desktop goes pitch black. You cannot see anything but you can still click whatever is actually behind this black curtain. It...
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    Question Windows Explorer Causing Hitching

    After I have returned from deployment for several months, my Windows updated. And ever since the newest update, I have noticed that after some time, either a few hours or a day or so, my sessions start to hang or 'hitch/lag' every 60-80 seconds. I notice it when I'm typing, such as this thread...
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    Question File System types for optical/rewritable drives

    I was just wondering if there's a way to make CD/DVD drives appear under their own File System types in Windows Explorer through the registry or elsehow, just like with FAT32, exFAT and NTFS drives, etc. If not then it'll just have to be a feature that I suggest to Windows and Microsoft Thanks...
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    Question Green bar of death, broken windows explorer...troubleshoot help please

    Hi, Since last October/November my windows explorer randomly stops working properly. Sometimes it happens in minutes sometimes after hours of use. I only use pc for 2d and 3d CAD work. The issue is: All of a sudden I start getting green bar of death if I try to open any folder. The thumbnails...
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    [SOLVED] New PC Build - Looking for review please

    Helloo Im thinking of builing a new pc, instead of upgrading my current prebuilt so far here the specs ive gone with Intel Core i5 8600K 3.6ghz 6 core Cooler master Hyper 212 evo Asus ROG Strix Z390-E Gaming Corsair Vengence LPX 16 gb Western Digital 1tb...
  6. DeathByRads

    [SOLVED] PC won't boot, hanging at postcode 72 (PCH devices initialization)

    I have been recently running into issues with my computer, mainly regarding the boot process. I think this may have started when I downloaded drivers for my motherboard, since I had not done that even when I had initially put it all together. One issue that has been consistently happening is...
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    [SOLVED] Cant use other Power Plan than Ultimate Perfomance

    So I builded my new pc and I was messing around when I noticed that in power plans I am in ultimate perfomance by default. Im trying to check balanced but it goes back to ultimate instanlty. I tried powercfg –restoredefaultschemes it fixes the issue until I reboot. Then it goes again in Ultimate...
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    Tips for switching from windows to linux

    I bet not a lot of people own a gaming pc (laptop) on linux. My dell G5 557 was with linux but with the pc knoledge of my dad who always knows what to do , he bought windows and i told him not to buy a laptop with linux because i knew i was going to have problems... In the lines of 130C Cpu...
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    Cant type my password in keyboard dose not wotk

    Can't enter my password the keyboard is locked
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    Powered hdmi to vga

    I have a old monitor (resolution 1366 x 768 ) and it only supports vga. Will powered adapter limit my resolution?
  11. M

    [SOLVED] Pc won’t power up

    I’ve sent back my Power supply, motherboard and case and pc still won’t power up I have no idea what I’m doing wrong but nothing is working. Any ideas of what I could do?
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    AMD’s Radeon VII GPU Is Coming to Alienware Area-51

    AMD just announced the world’s first 7nm gaming GPU in the Radeon VII today. The graphics card will be available in February for $699 and is also going to be in Dell’s Alienware Area-51 gaming desktop, we’ve learned. AMD’s Radeon VII GPU Is Coming to Alienware Area-51 : Read more
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    rx 590 or rx 580?

    i was wondering how likely it is that the rx 580 will overclock to the same speeds as the rx 590, and if its worth it for the rx 590.
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    [SOLVED] Do I have a "golden chip"? Overclocking 9900k Progress

    Hello, I am trying to see how much overclocking I can do with my 9900k: System Specs: Z390 MSI Gaming Edge AC Micro ATX EVGA Supernova 650 G2 80+ Thermaltake C5 Untouchable CPU Cooler I already OC'd to 5.2ghz with 1.5Volts
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    [SOLVED] Ryzen 2600 random 35-95 degree jumps

    Hello, i recently had my first PC professionaly built. Ryzen 5 2600 cpu, Asrock b450 pro4 mbo, Coolermaster 120 lite liquid cooler, Gigabyte RX580 GPU The PC was running great for the 1st three months. Now the CPU is overheating. The CPU overheats even during Idle, it doesnt matter what im...
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    300wtts generic psu overclock ram?

    Hello, I have a Ryzen 3 2200g with 2400mhz ram ddr4 dual channel. I did a overclock to 2666mhz that increased FPS. ¿It's dangerous to overclock until 3000mhz? I have a B350MDS3H and my generic psu 300wtts from my slim case antryx and not gpu. Thank you.
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    60hz 2ms Monitor or 75hz 5ms Monitor?

    Im looking to buy a monitor for gaming, and I found thie monitor ( for 130 on amazon. I will mainly be playing games like overwatch, but I do play Overwatch competitively, and I stream the game as well...
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    2nd external hard drive not recognized by Windows

    !!Setup below!! Today I bought and tried to plug in a seagate expansion plus 4TB external HDD. At first it didn't show up in the file explorer, but did in device manager, with a yellow triangle, saying it needs troubleshooting. The automatic troubeshooting however didn't do anything. The drive...
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    Crash !!! Ryzen3 2200g with gtx 970 windows 10

    I have r3 2200g then I buy DVD Gtx 970 and why every time I play an example game (rainbowsix dota2 pubg csgo) will crash, sometimes up to BSOD full spec (asrock ab350 pro 4 ryzen 3 2200g (overclocked 3.8 1.4v) asus gtx970 team elite 2x4 GB 2666mhz)
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    zotac gt 1030 on a m73 10b6 sff?

    Hello! Will a zotac gt 1030 be compatible enough to run on this prebuilt pc? The specs of the pc is right here : I am really curious and i am very new to this whole computer thing. Thanks for your time.