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  1. crjdriver replied to the thread My PC crashes during games.

    Have you ever cleaned the system with a can of air? If not, I would do this task. You can purchase air at any computer store, office...

    Dec 11, 2018 at 2:38 PM
  2. crjdriver replied to the thread Solved Realtek sound issue.

    You are welcome. You can mark your own thread as solved using the button at the upper left. No need for this one: I will mark it for you.

    Dec 11, 2018 at 2:34 PM
  3. crjdriver replied to the thread Bios update pc not booting.

    Depending on what hardware you have, there may be a bios recovery procedure. Post the exact motherboard you have installed. If this is a...

    Dec 11, 2018 at 10:02 AM
  4. crjdriver replied to the thread AMD Chipset.

    It is the chipset driver for the motherboard AND includes a video driver for the onchip video that the board supports. Install this...

    Dec 11, 2018 at 9:47 AM
  5. crjdriver replied to the thread Computer power cycling with new GPU.

    That is not a quality pw supply. While it may or may not be causing your problem, I would seriously consider installing a high end pw...

    Dec 11, 2018 at 8:40 AM
  6. crjdriver replied to the thread Computer power cycling with new GPU.

    You need to post the exact pw supply. There are a lot of 850W pw supplies. If it is a seasonic or high end corsair, it should be fine....

    Dec 11, 2018 at 8:24 AM
  7. crjdriver replied to the thread My PC crashes during games.

    Those temps and voltages look ok as long as the stress test ran for at least 2min prior to recording temps/voltages. Test your memory...

    Dec 11, 2018 at 8:02 AM
  8. crjdriver replied to the thread Is it wise to zero-fill a SSD before using it?.

    Have you installed the monitoring software? If not, do so.

    Dec 11, 2018 at 7:56 AM
  9. crjdriver replied to the thread AMD Chipset.

    The chipset driver is for your motherboard, not for the processor. You would download the chipset driver from the motherboard support page.

    Dec 10, 2018 at 10:03 PM
  10. crjdriver replied to the thread My PC crashes during games.

    The motherboard/processor you list are now 7yr old. Did you just buy this system or what? Next you can use the intel extreme tuning...

    Dec 10, 2018 at 8:41 PM
  11. crjdriver replied to the thread I need help choosing a motherboard.

    None of those are high end motherboards. All three use the old realtek 892 sound. If you made me choose, I would go with the asrock...

    Dec 10, 2018 at 8:04 PM
  12. crjdriver replied to the thread My PC crashes during games.

    OK, in order to help you, you need to post a LOT more info ie exact motherboard, exact cpu, exact ram, exact pw supply, etc, etc. Do not...

    Dec 10, 2018 at 7:58 PM
  13. crjdriver replied to the thread Is it wise to zero-fill a SSD before using it?.

    Yes, I had two ocz drives fail however those were the very first generation ssd. Now they are pretty reliable; as reliable or more so...

    Dec 10, 2018 at 3:07 PM
  14. crjdriver replied to the thread Is it wise to zero-fill a SSD before using it?.

    Just checked and yes kingston has monitoring software; https://www.kingston.com/us/support/technical/ssdmanager

    Dec 10, 2018 at 2:22 PM
  15. crjdriver attached a file to the thread Is it wise to zero-fill a SSD before using it?.

    OK, I think there is some misunderstanding regarding ssd drives. You DO NOT do write testing, repeated benchmarks or anything like that....

    screenshot.jpg Dec 10, 2018 at 2:20 PM
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