1. M

    Help me choose a laptop to use with linux!

    Hello, I've been using linux since one year, and I went to the point that for my daily use I find myself much more confortable in linux than w10 or macOS. Now, I need a new laptop that I'm going to travel with (I take a lot of trains) Budget: €500-600 at max (I'm from Italy) How I want my...
  2. Tatolg4

    Can you review a PC I want to buy?

    Hello, I'm posting this to be sure about what I buy. The PC link is this : ( The language is Greek but you can translate the web page, Ofc IF you have problems translating please ask for my help! It has ...
  3. taterjaxx

    Solved New Computer Advice

    Hi there! My apologies if this is not posted in the proper area. I am looking to buy a new Dell desktop and am looking for information on what I need to look for as far as performance (e.g. RAM, Hard Drive, etc.). It will be used for digital art, graphic design, etc., and several software...
  4. C

    My laptop won’t turn on

    i don’t exactly know where to post this since I just joined but, my HP laptop ran into the blue screen with “we found a problem with your pc and it needs to restart.” Sort of thing, during it typing that out I took out the battery of the laptop and then put it back in and tried turning it on...
  5. A

    Anyone know what this cable is?

    Trying to find this cable but have no idea the name just the picture
  6. S

    Which computer is best for creative purposes for £700-£800

    Hey, I’m looking for a computer to do digital art on for tattoo designing and although I am getting a Wacom tablet I need a computer and can’t always carry the Wacom around with me. My budget is anything up to £800 at the very max hopefully there is something suitable for £700 though. I would...
  7. M

    Blu_Ray Burning. Is it worth it?

    I need to burn 6 Blu-Ray disks for a film going on the film festival circuit. The film will be shown in full size theaters mostly in USA but also in Europe. For those in the know, I have already made a DCP but some theaters are asking for Blu-Rays either to show or as a back up for the DCP Is...
  8. mattig89ch

    Used Laptop Recommendations

    Hello all, I'm looking to buy a used laptop in January, after the christmas season has died down. The purpose of this laptop is singular. I want to run Ubuntu 64 bit, with the cinnamon UI. As you can probably guess, I'm going to be using it to learn Linux. That is its entire reason for...
  9. X

    Help with my poor internet and Wi-Fi, please?

    Hi, I'm new to the forum but I've reached a pretty desperate point and I'm seeking some advice please? Basically, I'm having issues with online gaming and with streaming those games. I've done a variety of internet speed tests and the results generally come out as this: Download speed: between...
  10. F

    Glitched Mark in Screen

    Currently sitting in my room stressed so in the bottom right of my screen on my Asus notebook PC is a black sort of glitched mark like it was leant on is there anyway to fix this issue or am I dead
  11. J

    Upgrade parts or new computer?

    So Ive recently came to realise that my old computer can't run new, high-end games like PUBG, well. I have 2 60hz monitors and play the games at 20-30 fps. I decided to upgrade and by a 140hz monitor but now I realise that I need to buy a graphics card too. If I am getting a new graphics card...
  12. T

    Advice on solving internet speed issues + VoIP connectivity

    Hello everyone, New to the Tech Guy, apologies if I'm posting in the wrong forum. Our company is running a VoIP phone system across all locations, and our agents have indicated that calls are either being dropped when on hold or transferred or our customers are unable to hear our agents due...
  13. M

    Uprading my pc

    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Home, 64 bit Processor: AMD FX(tm)-6350 Six-Core Processor, AMD64 Family 21 Model 2 Stepping 0 Processor Count: 6 RAM: 8189 Mb Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050, -2048 Mb Hard Drives: C: 931 GB (273 GB...
  14. Z

    Computer upgrade, advice needed

    Hello there! I'm getting some new hardware for my old beauty and i need some advice. Right now i have: AMD R9 390 Sapphire AMD FX 8350 8 GB ram Some old motherboard Corsair CX 750m Samsung 120 GB SSD Seagate Barracuda 1 TB Som wireless internet card thing. (Same slot as the video card i think)...
  15. C

    Computer won't boot

    Hello! I have a 2017 ACER Avalon 5 with windows 10. I had this computer for less than a month and after making very specific changes in the settings it now fails to boot. It won't boot in start mode Or any other method I have read or was told to do. (I have tried like 20) What I specifically...
  16. E

    External Hard Drive for Business use

    I am looking for an external hard drive large enough for multiple computers (approx 10) majority of the stuff will be text documents. i need something that can last at least 5 years, hook up to a printer for scanning, and has password restriction options. i have heard the WD 12tb my book duo...
  17. dave82man

    Custom Building Advice please

    I planning to start upgrading my Custom-built PC for the first time since 2010. With a few little upgrades the build has served me very well (gaming video editing, internet etc). In doing so I am thinking off using a Custom Build Website to check for compatibility and then buy the parts...
  18. H

    is this pc worth 1660$? or 1560 euros

    Hello i configured this pc by myself ...does it worth 1660$? or 1560 Euros? Please tell me if anything wrong with it and will it run all the games of 2017?
  19. T

    Life Stinks

    Hi Good People of TSG Forum, Thank you in advance. I have been posting my questions on the tech forums side of TSG but then I came across this "coffee shop" forum and I am hoping to approach the issues I am facing maybe we all are facing from another perspective. Child of the 80s-90s, 37...
  20. C

    Solved custom PC building advice (please)

    hi! hopefully i posted this to the right place-- basically i'm building a custom computer (and by "i" i mean mostly my room mate) and i hit a bit of a snag-- i discovered that my motherboard, an Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO ATX LGA1151 Motherboard can only accept RAM in sticks of no more than 8 gigs...