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  1. MuttonChew

    Question OEM Installation Query

    Hey guys, Recently bought a Lenovo Ultrabook used from a pawn shop, only later to find out that the copy of windows on the machine is not able to be activated. I believe it was lost somewhere along the way as the shop formatted the machine for sale (possibly an OEM copy from Lenovo that expired...
  2. S

    Question Issues installing network adapter driver

    So, I’ve known that my pc has some kind if problem installing drivers, specifically network adapters for a while. NordVPN didn’t work because the driver wouldn’t install and same with Hamachi but that wasn’t of too much importance. But yesterday, I tried updating the driver and it just stopped...
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    Question ModMic 4 sound quality issues

    I got my modmic 4 yesterday went into properties then into the listen tab and it sounds great. Then I got into a discord call and was greeted with complaints of how bad it sounds, I did a quick recording and it does indeed sound terrible. Downloading Realtek drivers didn't do anything to help...
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    Question Laptop trackpad problems

    Hello, Model: HP 250 G6 Windows 10 These issues have been going on for months. I've sent it off to the repair company twice and they just reinstall Windows / drivers and return it to me with the issues still present. It's not consistent and it does a range of weird things. It will randomly...
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    Question RAM issue

    I have an ASUS x555ya notebook. It has 4 gb internal and 4 Gb external RAM installed. Now, in Windows 10 it is showing only 4 Gb out of 8 Gb ram is available. If I remove the external RAM, the display wont start. Bios is only showing 4 Gb RAM.
  6. JustADoughnut

    Question Pc keeps crushing/freezing a few minutes after startup

    Everything was working just fine today until the computer randomly freezed. The mouse wasn't working and the clock stopped.The only way to get it back is by pressing the power button for a few seconds to close the pc and then turn it back on again. After I did that the pc worked nor ally for 2-3...
  7. J

    Question Best Useful Utility/Driver for Gigabyte Motherboard

    I just built a new Rig and installed Windows 10 Pro and Bios Update to F31. just wondering if you guys recommend any important Drivers that are useless or must be downloaded. i heard that the Gigabyte App center sucks. Here's my Build CPU: Ryzen 5 2600 RAM: Corsair Vengeance 3000 16GB MOBO...
  8. Graymaven90

    Question DirectX redistributable Error when installing programs

    Any time I try to install a program requiring a DirectX Redistributable, I get the following "An internal systems error has occurred. Please refer to DXError.log and Directx.log in your windows folder to determine problem" I've tried turning off my anti-virus, running registry analysis/repair...
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    Question Windows 10 boot loop

    HI, so a friend of mine has a asus gl502vs and asked me if i could repair it, the problem is that after installing windows and the laptop restarts it goes on a boot loop and starts repairing and goes back to the windows 10 setup where we chose language etc... already swapped the ssd, tried m.2...
  10. Aimer-san

    [SOLVED] Full screen games keeps minimizing by itself every few seconds

    Hello, I need help regarding an issue that has always been annoying me. Whenever i play games (overwatch, steam games), these fullscreen games always minimise to desktop in less than 5 seconds. May i know the fix to this? I've tried disabling game mode but it doesn't fix the issue...
  11. C

    Question Upgrading to Windows 10 Installation Issue

    I am attempting to upgrade from Windows 7 Home Premium to Windows 10. I received an error message during installation that stated my display was not compatible with Windows 10. I currently have Intel HD Family Graphics installed and have searched for updates but no updates are available. Any...
  12. J

    Question Windows BSOD during installation of Windows 10 on clean/wiped SSD

    Hello, So for the past 2 days I was having BSOD's on my computer, I couldnt fix them no matter what so I decided to try to do a clean install of Windows 10. I made a bootable USB, booted off of it. Wiped the SSD using disk partition. As I tried to install it, during the phase "Getting files...
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    Question Mouse acceleration on two different Mice (Razer Deathadder 2013 and Mionix Avior 7000)

    Hey there, I am having trouble playing games such as Osu! and FPS like Overwatch cause my aim often feels off (especially in osu which involves fast continuos movements). My aim often feels off even though I put lots of hours into the games and have developed a fair ammount of muscle memory...
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    [SOLVED] PC Crashes - Uknown Cause

    So I've recently upgraded a 760 to 1060 6gb. At first it was working decently, after exchanging cpu cooler due to the old one being too old I found my pc crashing a lot. It would out of nowhere cut straight to the boot screen. I've been trying to find all the methods, at first thinking it's my...
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    Question I tried to do a system recovery to default factory settings, but it failed

    I tried to do a system recovery to default factory settings, when it got to the part where I have to input the time zone, country and keyboard setting, it does not go past there, it brings up another page with this message after clicking next it reboots and brings me back to the page where I...
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    Question Windows 10/Harddrive crashes and 100% disk usage

    So I recently upgraded my graphics card and cpu fan and when turning on my pc it would crash and reboot whether it's at the log in screen or a couple minutes once the computer logs in. I've tried another hard drive and it seems to work fine and even with the current hard drive I manage to have...
  17. J

    Question New PC doesnt recognize audio output devices

    Hello! yesterday I build my very first gaming PC and was excited to play on it until I ran into some issues with my Headphones. My PC simply doesnt recognize my Headphones/Headsets and even Speakers.. I talked to some friends and tried to fix this issue - Motherboard: MSI z170a PRO I tried...
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    Question Random Fan test after boot

    I don't know why my computer does this, but every so often when I boot my laptop and I login to windows it runs a weird fan test. Around 2 minutes after I login to windows, it disables my touchpad and keyboard and starts to ramp the cpu fan to 100%, goes down, then the gpu fan to 100%, and then...
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    Question New motherboard/CPU no bootable device in bios

    My previous motherboard crashed, and I recently purchased a new one along with a new CPU. I installed a new hardware and attempted to boot up my PC but in the bios of the new motherboard it says there are no bootable devices. As far as I can tell there are no issues with any of the hard drives I...
  20. D

    Question Second HDMI screen blank, but detected in Windows 10

    Hello guys, I have an ASUS ZenBook Pro UX550GE, with i7-8750H, 16GB of RAM and two graphic cards: Built-in Intel UHD Graphics 630 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Today I plugged my external display - Samsung S22D390 - to the laptop via HDMI port (HDMI-HDMI, as I always did with my previous PCs)...