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  1. V

    Question Windows 11 install issues

    Whenever I try to install a new piece of software or anything the window automatically shuts down. So basically whenever I try to install something it goes to the admin screen and then it goes to the actual screen for a second and shuts down immediatelly. The same thing also happens whenever I...
  2. Question Windows 11 - Small Taskbar Size - Right Icons Clipping

    Upgraded to windows 11 recently and have one major gripe. I have made the taskbar a reasonable size using the “TaskbarSi” registry trick, however, my bottom right icons are clipping off the screen. I tried messing with windows scaling but couldn't get it to fit properly. Default A sane taskbar...
  3. Jclau77

    Question Getting constant DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE BSOD on MSI GP66 laptop

    Lately, I have gotten constant DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURES on my MSI GP66 laptop. Before having this issue, I was originally on Windows 10 but I decided to upgrade both my laptop and desktop to Win11. My laptop has no issues after jumping to Win11 but my laptop on the other hand has an issue...
  4. W

    Question "Event ID 56 ACPI 2" leading into kernel power 41(63) even under light load ?

    Hello For the past two months, I've been facing this issue where my PC randomly restarts without blue screens. This doesn't create any dump files. Restarts happen even under light loads, such as only one tab opening on chrome watching twitch. CPU usage <10% no notable background apps opened...
  5. M

    Question Nvidia GTX 1050 in my laptop ---- driver not compatible with Windows 11 ?

    Hi My Laptop Model: Lenovo Y520 Core i7 7700HQ GTX 1050 16GB RAM 128GB SSD Windows 11 Pro as you know, Microsoft doesn't support intel 7th gen CPUs but all intel drivers work correctly. The only problem is the Nvidia driver. If I install a new release of Nvidia driver, Windows won't detect...
  6. jonas2373

    Question PC freezing and beeping sound upon clicking

    SPECS CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 3800X 8-Core Processor GPU: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER (GIGABYTE AORUS) RAM: 2x 16GB DDR4-3200 Corsair XMP Enabled MAINBOARD: X570 AORUS ULTRA DRIVES: TOSHIBA HDWD130 (3TB), WDC WDS100T2B0C-00PXH0 (1TB), Samsung SSD 970 EVO (500GB) Hello, as stated in the title, my PC...
  7. benalb

    Question any way to disable csm without resetting windows?

    I am already going to start this by saying i messed up. I wanted windows 11 on my pc and my pc said it didnt support tpm. Without going into the bios i instead just tricked my computer into installing windows instead. Now some games such as valorant also require tpm and secure boot to run. I...
  8. Question Multiple SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION BSODs

    I got several BSODs recently, which is very annoying. All BSODs happen when I was just browsing websites. I've got the latest windows update and graphics driver. I used bluescreenview but it just points out ntoskrnl.exe so I can't locate the problem. Can someone help me with this? My PC...
  9. H

    Question Sound card with remote or something similar?

    Right then, my flat is above my shop. In my shop is a PC and I was using old...very old Fujitsu-Siemens 2.1 speakers. I believe they are 14 (+/-) year old. They use a 3.5mm plug into the PC's mainboard jack (not the headphone jack, mind). As the only volume control is on one speaker or my...
  10. S

    [SOLVED] Explorer.exe high idle CPU usage

    Hello everyone, I have been dealing with this problem for months now, and I really hope you guys can help me out! Problem The process "explorer.exe" is using extremely high CPU resources on select threads continuously. Upon starting the computer, I have monitored abnormally high temperature...
  11. H

    Question Printer issue with Windows 11

    Right then, switched over from Win10 to Win 11. Have encountered the odd growing pain, most of which I've resolved, short of this one with my printer. I have a Ricoh SP220SNW for a few year now. Been an absolute work horse. Never failed me with Win10. Win11 is another matter. I create a...
  12. JoshFeffy

    Question DPC_Watchdog_Violation BSOD & Freezing | Win11

    Hey everyone, After 30+ hours of troubleshooting I am at the end of my rope and looking for some next steps. The BSOD or freezing only occurs when my computer is "idling" (eg: Once booted, I can work, play games, etc) but if I leave the computer for 30min+ or overnight, I return to the BSOD or...
  13. L

    Question Extreme Noise

    Hello! Once i had a perfectly working setup: Microphone : Behringer XM8500 Cable: Stagg SMC3 Sound Card: Behringer U-Phoria UMC22 My brother has almost the same setup, except the microphone: He's using Yenkee YMC 1030, Which is much louder. He noticed some cracking and noise coming out of...
  14. nxsnexus

    [SOLVED] 5 Beeps on startup or when exiting hibernate (but it boots anyway) after upgrading from Windows 10 to Windows 11 ?

    Hi ! I have a weird case of 5 beeps on startup or when I exit hibernate. It doesn't happen all the time but around 20% of the time. Windows 11 still boots as normal after the beeps like nothing happened and I haven't gotten a black screen so far. The beeps may occur with or without USB devices...
  15. M

    Question New PC Randomly freeze

    Hello everyone I just built this new gaming PC a couple of days ago , installed windows 11 pro ,and the latest drivers available . However during mid game (about 30-40 minutes ) into the game , the computer freezes and doesn't respond , I have to restart it and the same happens again and again...
  16. A

    [SOLVED] My system doesn't go to sleep MODE by itself

    My Specs: MB: Asus Rog Strix B550-E Gaming / CPU: AMD Ryzen 5900X / Cooler: Noctua NH-D15S / PSU: Corsair RM850 (2021), RM Series, 850 Watt 80 Plus / RAM: Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO 16GB (2x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz (CMW16GX4M2C3200C16W) / ASUS TUF GeForce RTX 3070 TI Windows 11 Pro Ver. 21H2 /...
  17. Tommy 1651

    Question Windows 11 Error Code!!!!

    Hello guys, I have just installed windows 11 on samsung ssd 256gb of my HP laptop the ssd works fine but after few days I was encountering with a blue screen recovery tool EFI win32 error code: 0x000000e when I was installing windows 11 I used legacy bios but in OS boot manager my ssd isn't...
  18. kgod

    Question gpu doesnt get detected when booting computer

    gpu not detecting on my mobo even though it was working fine before??? computer crashed (no blue screen) wouldnt turn on, finally got it to turn on, half an hour later it wont shut off. i come back and it now cant detect the gpu. i shut it off so many times and i sent back the gpu but apparently...
  19. Tommy 1651

    Question SSD not showing in OS boot manager ?

    Hi guys, I have installed a new samsung SSD into my laptop for Windows 11. My SSD works perfectly using few days my laptop boots up very fast but recently I am getting a error system32/ winload.efi error code: 0x000000e and I don't know what is going with the laptop but when I enable legacy...
  20. B

    [SOLVED] Windows 11 will not sleep

    HP Omen 30L GT13-1174, 16GB RAM, AMD Ryzen 5 5600G CPU (6 cores), C: drive is an SSD and that's where Steam and FO4 are installed Nvidia RTX 3060 12GB video card with NVideo Control Panel and NVideo GeForce Experience, GeForce drivers v512.15 (the latest), resolution for desktop and game...
  21. P

    [SOLVED] SRTTrail.txt Whenever using startup repair.

    Hello, recently got a pc from cyberpowerpc and i've had an issue when i would use startup repair. I get the SRTTrails.txt on my D: Which is my HDD and completely empty. So i decided to unplug my HDD and try on my m.2 and i still got the same error when trying to do a start up repair. Only...
  22. iceystreeeet

    Question 5G celluar is not working on my Lenovo ThinkPad X13 5G

    My Lenovo upgraded to from windows 10 pro to windows 11 pro and now my 5G celluar is not working on my Lenovo ThinkPad X13 5G (20WLS1PH00) My business uses these laptops and now we cannot use them on the go can someone please help or guide me on what we can do. We have a total of 200 of these...
  23. M

    Question Macbook 2017 versus a Lenovo Legion Y520 - - - - which is best to keep as main computer and why ?

    I have a MacBook Air 2017 model and a Windows 11 Lenovo Legion Y520, but my problem is, which is better to keep as my main computer in case i have to/want to sell one of them ? This problem has been bothering me for a while because I'm really indecisive, I noted down all the advantages and...
  24. Cizmeli

    [SOLVED] Please Help Me! My brand new laptop have a problem! İ cant solve...

    Hi, first of all I'm new to this community. this is my first post. and I apologize for any mistakes I may have made. I will be very happy if someone can solve my problem. I bought a new gaming laptop a week ago and am facing an annoying problem. The keys on my keyboard don't work sometimes. It...
  25. DarkSunriseHD

    Question PC keeps freezing in demmanding games

    Hello, I have recently built a new gaming rig that has been causing a lot of trouble, Every time I'll get into demmanding games like GTA V, Destiny 2 or Battlefield 1 the PC would freeze completely after a random amount of time, It could crash 5 minutes in and it could crash 30 minutes in, it is...
  26. W

    Question My friend bought a new PC in windows 11, that will now not boot.

    He recently bought a pc with windows 11, he has had it for 2 days now and has been playing games fine. He just did a windows update because it asked, and it restarted his PC like normal but it won't turn on now. The LEDs and fans turn on for a quarter of a second then shut off completely. His...
  27. SnazzyIsCool

    Question Pc freeze when opening a game

    I recently got a new cpu ( i went from a Ryzen 5 2500x to a Ryzen 7 3800x ) it has been working fine until now. When i open a game ( i have tried fortnite and rust so far ) all my open windows freeze and no buttons work but i can still hear friends in the discord call for a short while but they...
  28. psychobacter

    Question Weird mouse cursor behaviour on windows 11

    So, my windows 11 install(fresh) on my Asus Zephyrus M has a weird bug where the blue spinning circle appears when I bring the mouse pointer to a certain section of the screen. The section is a small square and while the pointer is in that zone, the mouse clicks don't work neither does...
  29. OMGiTxREALHASSAN

    Question Internet Speed locked to 500kbps on windows 11 !!!!

    My downloading speed is stuck at 500 kbps while my internet connection is of 20mbps before I upgraded to windows 11 I never had this problem and I always got around 1.7 mbps while downloading while watching youtube or netflix. Is this an issue with WINDOWS 11 or something else? I know for a fact...
  30. Maor95

    Question sys file randomly pops up and closes, causing game windows to tab out ?

    Hello. in the past few months I'm having a problem where a white window would pop up and then immediately closes. which minimizes other program's windows (mostly games). After making a screen recording i managed to screenshot the screen and see that it is a sys file named "tvaauci" located...
  31. [SOLVED] I need help in installing Windows 11

    Few weeks back i got this windows in windows update. I selected "Download and install" and installed Windows 11 successfully. But i had some issues using remote desktop. (Problem was from my office server side) So i reverted it back to Windows 10. The same dialog box shown above was still...
  32. Miz16

    Question Cannot disable CSM ?

    Hi guys i just recently install windows 11 and I cant play valorant. it says that I have to enable secure boot . Then, to enable secure boot i have to disable CSM . when i try to disable CSM, save it and exit, the CSM setting back to enable. my spec: Motherboard: Gigabyte B550M-DS3H CPU: AMD...
  33. N

    Question Can't boot with secure boot

    I was trying to get windows 11 today but needed secure boot to be turned on. My motherboard is a Gigabyte z370 HD3 and in the bios are the options for secure boot but for some reason it when secure boot is turned on and CSM is disabled it won't boot into windows. It will just open the BIOS again...
  34. Herc1

    Question Discord, Battle.Net and Wallpaperengine.exe constant refresh loop / crash on launch.

    Hi all! I have been dealing with this issue for over a month at this point, trying multiple different things to fix it with no luck what so ever. TL;DR: Battle.net, wallpaperengine.exe and discord wont open/work correctly for some reason. Battle.net is stuck in an infinite refresh loop, discord...
  35. Aisy

    Question UEFI Boot gives me a blue box when starting up!

    Hey, I wanted to play Valorant while using my Windows 11 that I got with the Windows Insider Program. The anti-cheat required me to have Secure Boot on, and for that I had to use the UEFI boot type. But whenever I use that boot type, a blue sreen appears with stripes around it. The PC boots up...
  36. UNBEATABLEAG

    Question BSOD BOOT LOOP

    Hi I recently installed Windows 11 latest Dev insider Build (3-4 days ago). Today during normal usage it just suddenly went to BSOD and was showing an error related to IRQL. So I restarted and it came again and it was same for an hour. I tried using SFC /SCANNOW in startup repair but it didn't...
  37. OMGiTxREALHASSAN

    [SOLVED] Would enabling fTPM affects CPUs performance?

    I've a R5 3600 paired with GIGABYTE A320M-S2H V2 and I want to try WINDOWS 11, you know I've to enable fTPM for that so would it affect my PROCESSOR's performance?
  38. [SOLVED] Will a GIGABYTE TPM 2.0 chip work with my Asus motherboard?

    Hello, In preparation for Windows 11 I'm going to purchase a TPM 2.0 chip for my motherboard (Asus H97M-PLUS) However, due to the chip shortage and scalpers, I only found this one in stock: and my motherboard's TPM pin information is: The question is, if I go ahead and buy this will it...
  39. Xictaw

    [SOLVED] I have all the requirements for windows 11 according to my laptop but PC Health Check App says I can't upgrade it ?

    So I have Yoga 910 13-IKB and when I check the requirements for the Windows 11 I have met all of them but the PC Health Check Says the otherwise. If you want proof that I have all the requirements I will send it to anyone that ask.
  40. hadiahmed29

    [SOLVED] Can't found TPM Module

    Hi, as you all know that windows 11 will require TPM 2.0 to install so i checked it on my PC using their compatibility check app and it said that i can't run Win 11 so i went to the Bios and can't found the TPM option and on PC as well. I've heard that PC older than 7 8 years will have problem...