Forum discussion tagged with X299.
  1. ScarLeRenard

    Question Broken Motherboard ? Flashes LED's for a split second then nothing until i unplug the PSU.

    Hello, I'm having issues with a X299 motherboard i have, to a point i created an account here just for that. The thing is, the motherboard, once plugged to a live PSU, flashes it's stand-by LEDs ( That line most motherboards have down at the bottom left + Also a green light just under the I/O...
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    Question Chipset Compatibility for Corsair Dominator Platinum 128 GB (8 x 16 GB) DDR4-2666 CL15

    Hi Guys, I have the following parts from a dead machine i7 6850k Corsair Dominator Platinum 128 GB (8 x 16 GB) DDR4-2666 CL15 GeForce GTX 1080 8GB I want to use them to make a new machine for CPU & RAM intensive tasks usually in Data Analysis field. I was looking around in pcpartpicker and...
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    Question PC always stuck on bios for a very long time before booting up ?

    Hi. My PC is stuck on bios splash screen just spinning for at least half an hour every boot. It just spins and spins. I've had it like this since i built it. I've reinstalled windows several times during this time. I've tried unplugging all USB devices and all hard drives but my M.2(960 evo)...
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    [SOLVED] ASUS ROG x299 E GAMING - problem with BIOs Flashback {SOLVED}

    Hello everyone. I have problem with BIOS Flashback. It blinks 6 times and there stands solid so that means it didnt started. I downloaded proper bios from asus site. I used renamer. USB pendrive is 16gb, fat32 i ve tried to part normally and with diskpart. And I use proper - according to manual...
  5. bamby0692

    Question Computer turns off immediately after turning on.

    Computer shuts down immediately after turning on only when ram memory is plugged in. RAM checked on 2 other mobo-s so it isn't its fault. Motherboard is x299 Asus e gaming and CPU is i5 7640x. I tried flashing CMOS. It happened after i was switching gpu for a new one. I just don't know if is it...
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    Question X299 Steel Legend Raid0 2 x NVMe Samsung 970

    Hello, I need help to Raid0 in X299 Steel Legend 2 x NVMe Samsung 970? I've already followed the tutorial, but M2_1 and M2_2 appear in separate places.
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    [SOLVED] 7980XE VS 10900KF

    Hi, what should i get. I can get them both for the same price. I use pc for everyday use maybe some games and music production. Thx for your help !
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    Question I can not get rid of the A2 error code on my Asus x299 deluxe motherboard (PLEASEHELP)

    Hello Please help me i have been trying to fix this for days now with no luck at all so i went to play coldwar the otherday because i had finished downloading it then it just did not open so i did a reset to discover my HDD had passed away, so then i just took it out like normal then i started...
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    [SOLVED] My System won't recognize 4TB Hard Drives

    My System recognizes all sorts of HDD's and SSD's, but won't recognize either the WD Black/WD Gold (4TB) HDD's. I tried all SATA-Cables and i dont know any further... When starting my PC Intel Rapid Storage recognizes the HDD, but when i'm checking my Storage in BIOS, all drives except the 4TB...
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    [SOLVED] GPU Caught Fire?

    My Zotac 2080ti Amp started smoking real bad and burn/caught on fire as shown. Any idea what could cause this?! I didn't have any game running at the time and I was just doing regular workstation work (3 displays). The Motherboard is an asus deluxe ii x299 motherboard. I'm running at 1500w gold PSU.
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    Question Asrock x299 Taichi PCIe slot disabling?

    Hello, I'm having an issue with my Asrock x299 Taichi [Manual]. I got it a week ago and have so far attempted to use its sole PCIe 2.0 slot (in the manual listed as PCIE-4) for a 1394a firewire card and for a Slate VRS8 audio interface card. In both instances, when any interface is plugged...
  12. cyrustheviruz1

    Question Static or auto/adaptive voltage for 7920x

    Recently I updated my work/personal PC with an X299 motherboard and core i9 7920X cpu that I got a very good deal on. My specs are this: Asus X299 Strix-E motherboard Intel core i9 7920X Corsair H115i Platinum Cooler (280mm radiator) EVGA 1200W Platinum Supernova (2) Titan X Pascal (SLI) 32 GB...
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    Question New 9980XE won't boot

    Hi guys, so I sold a fresh off the factory unopened 9980XE to some dude on ebay. I got a message this morning that the build doesn't work for him. Things he's tried: "Since Wednesday I have purchased 4 different motherboards and I have not been able to get this CPU to POST. I purchased an i7...
  14. xjcarter99x

    Question Mobo 5v ADD RGB and EVGA

    I am looking at the EVGA x299 FTW, x299 Dark, z390 FTW, and z390 Dark. I have a question on 5v ADD RGB support and the headers. I cannot see anything about whether the motherboards have RGB headers, or if they could support sync with a RGB controller with a 3 pin MB sync connector (4 pin slots...
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    [SOLVED] i9-7900X Throttling Question

    Hello, I currently am experiencing an issue, which I know is probably a feature, but I want to fully utilize my CPU. The issue is that when my PC is idle, or is using just a few programs, it will operate below the base clock. I have my power settings on "High Performance". I also disabled...
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    Question ASRock X299 taichi RAM not showing up

    I was noticing some weird glitches with my old motherboard and CPU, so I decided "what the heck" and upgraded them both. The problem is, now only half my RAM is working. I've done everything I can think of to remedy the issue: switched the sticks around, tried the 2 slots instead of the 1 slots...
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    Question i5 9600k 4,9ghz and 1,22V

    Hello! I just did OC of my cpu i5 9600k. I set 4,9ghz and 1,22V. Prime 95 small fft is going ok, with temps ~70C Is this voltage ok?
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    Question Quick question-RAM compatibility

    I have a GA-990FXA-UD3 R5 gigabyte motherboard, and FX(tm)-8350 Eight-Core Processor. I am wanting to get G.SKILL RipjawsX Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1866 (link here...
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    Question FPS dropping when components not at 100%

    Ok, so this is a problem i could’t really find anywhere online so I’ll ask about it here. I usually play Overwatch, and I often get a pretty high FPS (~240) but in team fights it drops and goes up and down rapidly from 150 to 110, which is really annoying when playing on 144hz. And when I check...
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    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 2600 Cooler Orientation

    Hello, i installed my cpu cooler but found that the direction may be incorrect, because the cooler blocks the first ram slot. I'm not using that slot, only the second and fourth because dual channel. I'm using the Asus Prime B450 Plus. Will there be a problem?
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    [SOLVED] I7 8700k OC air cooling

    So i don t have much experience when it comes to overclocking...i know it isn t that big a deal especially for experinced people but i have a high end processor and i d like to know a few things. So i read that this guy(I7 8700k) turbos up to 4.7 GHz....whatever that means...i did some research...
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    Average ssd boot time on win 10?

    Hi,I have a kingston a400 240gb ssd in a laptop with 8gb ddr4 2133mhz in dual channel ram and an i3 6006u,and my boot time is like 16 seconds until I can use everything Is this a good boot time? P.S: It is in gpt,uefi and ahci