Forum discussion tagged with Wire.
  1. L

    Question Is 14 gauge always necessary for over 50ft

    I’m planning on wiring some speakers up in my warehouse. It is a long warehouse and the receiver will be on one end so one of the wires will have to be over 200ft. I’ve been looking around trying to find the most optimal wires for the setup. One website stated that if the wire is intended to be...
  2. Saltukhan

    Question Is it possible to extend the PSU Cables?

    Hello, I know it sounds weird, I need to learn this because I'm going to set up a custom system. Is it harmful to extend the cables that need to be connected from the power supply to the motherboard by 2 meters as in the image? Will it cause problems and is there a way to achieve this? Thanks in...
  3. T

    Question How to fix or replace front panel USB 9pin female connector?

    I'm not sure how to explain it but the pictures should do a better job, I'm not sure how get this red wire back into the 9 pin female plastic casing without breaking the casing? I've tried opening the black plastic casing but I can't seem to do so and it seems that I would have to break the...
  4. M

    Question Major Issues with AirPod Pros on Windows 11 ?

    Hello everyone! Just recently purchased a new computer and I am have serious issues with my Airpods pro. They will work for maybe 20-30minutes.. then the sound will start stuttering then it will become echoey. I've tried a different Bluetooth headset(Beats) and have didn't have any issues...
  5. P

    Question E900 router with ip cameras no bandwidth ?

    Hi, i have a router e900 300mbps and 2 IP cameras using rtsp with 2mbps (and limited with QoS too), my wifi speed is 100mbps of download and 25mbps of upload, the problem is that i don't have bandwidth and i am not sure why, i run a speed test and i am getting 10mbps and 2mbps (i am next to the...
  6. C

    Question Trying to connect to internet.

    So I'm connecting to the internet on a laptop and everything works for a couple minutes then some websites as well as discord just start to infinitely load or not connect whatsoever. Edit: I forgot to add, it works perfectly normal on my dorms wi-fi but at home it doesn't work, and I keep...
  7. T

    [SOLVED] Passive speakers to custom Mini ITX

    Hello, I have built my first mini ITX pc. It has been an exciting journey and I want to stretch it a bit further integrating the audio part. I have this pair of old but great Apple Pro Speakers that sound really good and want to hack them to connect directly to the pc. It s this spherical...
  8. J

    [SOLVED] Electrical question for more Wattage

    I didn't know where to post so im just posting it here for now. In my basement (michigan), I just realized there’s a side panel that’s connected to this one outlet. side panel 1 side panel I think it has 30 amp? Does that mean this single outlet has thick enough wire to handle constant 80% of...
  9. DCNOS18

    Question USB Overcurrent ?

    Hey guys, recently installed a new power supply, Seasonic Prime 1000 Platinum. On the first start up, I noticed my CPU fans connected to my Corsair H110igt started at full blast. I thought that was odd, but then I noticed a smell, which I thought was the fan. I looked at the waterblock with the...
  10. Hestcikula

    [SOLVED] What wire should I use to be able to run 165hz with this monitor and this gpu

    This is the monitor: https://www.amazon.co.uk/ViewSonic-VX2718-P-MHD-viewable-DisplayPort-speakers/dp/B08V8LJS5B/ref=mp_s_a_1_1_sspa?dchild=1&keywords=144hz+monitor+27+inch&qid=1627545367&sprefix=144hz+&sr=8-1 this is the gpu...
  11. Hestcikula

    [SOLVED] What wire should I use for 1080p 144hz on this monitor and this gpu

    https://www.amazon.co.uk/Dell-S2721HGF-Compatible-DisplayPort-Adjustable/dp/B08FRJBSHQ/ref=sr_1_1_sspa?crid=33GB5HRHGLWQ7&dchild=1&keywords=144hz+monitor+27+inch&qid=1627517748&sprefix=144hz+%2Caps%2C243&sr=8-1 Is the monitor and this is the gpu...
  12. Woody24

    [SOLVED] Headphone wire replacement

    Hello everyone, hope you are all doing well. This is my first post on this forum, I apologize if this isn't the correct category for this question. The wire of my Razer Kraken 7.1 v2 has been playing up and I have identified the exact fault of the cable is right next to the earcup itself...
  13. M

    [SOLVED] Does qvl in PSU Imoptant????

    Hello - Is it important to use psu in Motherboard QVL list ? another questions : does this PSU from EVGA Good with MSI Unify Z490? is this PSU has 2x8pin cpu power connecter beacuse the mother board has 2x8 pin cpu power connector ? does this PSU good in general? PSU LINK ...
  14. Soomro393

    [SOLVED] Please Help Me Fix My Headphones

    hi everyone, i had bought headphones like 4 months ago, they were working fine but then the right side stopped working, when i opened the inside, the wires were all broken and stuff, I've cut all the wires but now i don't know where to join which wire, I'll be attaching a photo and you guys can...
  15. Anom_ly

    [SOLVED] Minor Nick on GPU LED wire

    Hey all, whilst moving my hardware to a new case I somehow managed to nick the corner of a wire on my GPU that was sticking out and have exposed a very small portion of the wire. (Honestly don't know how) From what I can see in the schematics of the GPU (EVGA 1080 FTW) it's the LED connector...
  16. T

    [SOLVED] How can i clean a Macbook charger cable?

    How can I clean a Macbook charger cable safely? My cable is pretty dirty at the moment I read that rubbing alcohol damages the protective layer of the cable and makes it dry. Using other chemicals on the cable also damages the cable in the long term.
  17. R

    Wireless headphones safe?

    Hello, I have arctis 7 wireless headphones and I am scared that the headphones will cause some type of damage to me or harm me in someway because they are wireless. are they safe, or should I switch over to wired From Ryan
  18. C

    [SOLVED] Fan wire meaning

    Hi all, I have a Corsair Fan with a 3pin connector. There's 3 wires connected, the first has long dashes, the second is black and the third has short dashes... What's the meaning of each? Thx,
  19. L

    Question Can i replace headphone cable with a basic jack2jack extension cable?

    Hey! My headphone's cable got broken, and i want to repair it instead of throw it out. I would like to know if i can use basic jack2jack cable,( or mother jack to father jack) to replace the original. My plan: Disassembling the headphone, desolder the original cable. Cut one end from the jack...
  20. Syler73

    Question Remove volume wheel+mic from USB headset wire

    Please help someone... Need to remove volume control from headset line completely cause no matter how expensive headset i'v got it still gets damaged after month or two, So I thought if i could just remove it?.. It's USB Headset 7.1 with lights. To test if I can do this i'm gonna use cheap...
  21. M

    Can't assign letter to hard drive that disappeared

    Hi! I wanted to partion a hard drive and I installed partition magic 8. At the startup screen, the program said that it found some errors and need to fix them, and I clicked yes...my mistake. After this, Partition Magic said that the problems are fixed, but the program got stuck at the splash...
  22. C

    Windows auto repair doesn't work and it won't let me reinstall Windows from usb

    So first of all I was having issues with my monitors connecting to the pc. Often getting no signal etc. Continuing to restart pc or holding the power button down while power is disconnected would usually the trick. I then left my pc on during the night and when I returned it had of course went...
  23. B

    Fractal Design Define S Fans

    Hey everyone, I bought a Fractal Design Define S windowed case and I am in the process of selecting fans. The case comes with two 140 mm fans, which I am going to use for exhaust at the rear and top. I wanted to add three 140 mm intake fans to the front, but I am unsure if it will fit. If not...
  24. SkateArc

    DDR2 AMD only??

    Hey All, i have just bought a computer that came with a Q9400 to as it came at a really good deal, i am trying to buy some more ram as it only came with 2GB DDR2 when im on ebay the majority is DDR2 for AMD only and they are significantly cheaper then normal ddr2 memory. Will the AMD DDR2 work...
  25. D

    Best 80mm case fan under 5$

    What's the best 80mm blue led case fan under 5$
  26. S

    How to get the fastest connection? Gbit speed?

    Ok here are my equipment, iMac Mid 2011 = 1x GigE Port Huawei B593s-22 Router = 4x MigE Port Buffalo WZR-HP-G300NH Router = 4x GigE Port >>> extra router I have For internet access, my iMac is connected to the Huawei B593s-22 over WIFI. Basically I want to setup a network so that my PS4, PS3...
  27. M

    AMD or NVIDIA?

    I currently have a GTX660, regrettably, in my machine with my AMD FX-6350 CPU and I'm looking at getting a new graphics card. I was thinking about getting a GTX 980 but I've also been looking at the R9 390X. Which would you prefer for me to get. My budget is £400 on these cards. Many thanks!
  28. T

    i5 vs fx 8320

    Hi guys, just wondering if it's worth upgrading from an 8320 to an i5 4690k for gaming now/future. I only recently got the amd but it my friend had pretty much the same gpu and am i5 but gets more fps then me in pretty much every game, although benchmarks say he should get like 2 frames more...
  29. benchmarker

    Which Mb is Good Among these Two

    I have choosen These two boards for my build Process AMD FX 8350 Black Edition MSI 990FXA - GD65 Or Gigabyte GA-990FXA - UD3 Please tell which To buy...
  30. S

    Looking for the best system for Live Streaming and Light Video Editing/Production

    Trying to set up live streaming and need help deciding on a good direction for the system setup. Note: in addition to streaming, I plan to record the stream to the computer and post stream do some light video editing/production work to publish video.
  31. C

    which monitor would go best with this system?

    hi this is my current setup amd fx8350 @ 4.0ghz Gigabyte 990fxa-ud3 corsair 16gb ram 1333mhz Evga NVidia gtx 780 xfx 850 watt psu what monitor should I go for that will best match my setup and is a 24" the best way to go, bear in mind I game on a Toshiba 32" lcd tv ?
  32. K

    Comp running with 1 RAM stick

    Hey guys, I made a thread in the motherboard section nearly a month ago, and I've been trying to diagnose this problem ever since. I'm thinking maybe this section will have an answer. We came to the conclusion that it was either my motherboard, or my CPU. With two RAM sticks, my computer...
  33. L

    Computer Crashes While Gaming

    I'm putting this under videogames because of the circumstances of this problem I am receiving. First up: My specs. Asus N61JQ-X2 ATI Mobility Radeon 5730, currently using available driver from AMD Catalyst. 8 GB RAM. 500GB Seagate SSD/HDD Hybrid drive. Now, this is a problem that I have been...