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    Two (!) systems suddenly crashes with no POST.

    So, in my household we have three desktop computers. Suddenly one of them crashes. It is a new built HTPC system, ASUS F1A55 motherboard with standard components. Screen goes black, after that when I try to start it the HDD spins and fans start for a second then stop. No POST beep and nothing on...
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    should I enable multi display or use a USB to VGA adapter

    I have the following configuration 4th Gen I5 12GB ram 500 GB storage GT 730 graphics card I am using all three ports on the GT 730 and now need a 4 display. All displays are extended desktop, not clones Should I add a USB to VGA or should I enable the Multi Display option in the bios so I...
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    what msi motherboard is the best to play wow on for desk top?

    what msi motherboard is the best to play world of Warcraft on for desk top?
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    GTX 980 poor usage (and low fps) in BF4 mutiplayer

    Hello all, Just on Wednesday I installed my new MSi GTX 980. After I installed the newest driver, I checked Minecraft as a quick/simple benchmark. The fps seemed significantly higher than my previous card (r9 280x), so no problem there. (Actually, side issue: I turned all the settings down...
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    AMD FX CPU only upgrade Vs Total Intel switch over

    I have been an ardent fan of AMD because of excellent price to performance ratio. However I can now see Intel has bridged the AMD price advantage to a large extent. I am in a dilemma to choose one of the following which works out to more or less the same cost. 1.Upgrade from Athlon II X2 270...
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    Monitor problems plz help

    Hello I have just recently built a computer and everything works great, but I am saving up for a new monitor so I have to use this old compaq fp7317 monitor and it turns on and everything but it keeps saying "Reboot and Select proper Boot device or Insert Boot Media in selected Boot device and...
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    not getting any audio while gaming

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    Is this a good computer?

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16883227537 I like to play games like Planetside 2, DayZ, and LoL, I am coming from a pretty crappy laptop that will barely run these games and I am wondering if this computer is any good.
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    Hard drives suddenly stopped working need help

    Yesterday I started my computer only to realize that my secondary hard drive was not displayed under my computer. After checking the connections to the motherboard, I restarted it and got a message saying "bootmgr is missing press ctrl alt delete to restart". After a few tries at restarting it...
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    Getting just 2t50g space from a 4t drive. That's a little much for shadow space?

    Its a deskstar nas and it splits it in 2 boxes during computer management. 2038t that I can use and a whooping 1678.2t that I am unable to use it seems. Trying to figure this out. I have a 68 bit win 7 OS and all components in my comp are fairly new.
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    Fans, fans, FANS! (For PC)

    Planning on getting a pretty top notch PC by upgrading old one, piece by piece. So I'd like to know how powerful 120mm fans will do (in CFM)? I guess one would be going in front and other on side panel's lower part, both blowing in?
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    First time build

    Hello, by the end of this year or early next year I'm going to do my first build. I will be using it mainly for gaming but I'll also use it for Adobe After Effects and other video edting programs. My budget will be around $1,500. Right now I'm considering for gpu a gtx 970 for cpu i7 4790k. What...
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    Flash drive possibly going out?

    My flash drive is detecting in disk management but it will not detect in my computer. Also it states that there is no media, no name for my drive, and no data in disk management, but shows the drive letter... Is it broken?
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    CPU Cooler and MOBO Compatibility. Thermaltake Frio OCK and the Sabertooth Z87 by ASUS

    I'm starting a PC build and am looking at getting these two components, the Thermaltake Frio OCK and the Sabertooth Z87 by ASUS. I just wanted to check if anyone has these components and/or know if they'll fit together (the VRM cooler is pretty big and might not clear the fans on the cooler...
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    GTX 660 Sli

    Will these 2 cards work in sli? Evga gtx 660 http://m.bestbuy.com/m/e/product/detail.jsp?skuId=6820043&pid=1218808244387 MSI gtx 660 ti http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127696 Thank you
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    SLI causing BF4 to be unplayable

    Hi everyone, Today, I installed a second GTX 780 ti sc acx making that sli with my 1st. I thought everything would be jolly but dear god its totally miles away from that. After installation, I tried playing BF4 to test it but it turns out that BF4, which was playable before installation, became...