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  1. Dennisjf12

    Solved Backup hd's

    why can't I use an internal drive for back-ups Everyone keeps saying, is a bad idea because of a power surge, fire or flood. If I am making a backup all the time as I should be & connected to my computer all the time as I should be any one of the three ( Fire, flood or power surge ) it could...
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    Solved Just want to know if this graphics card will work...

    I have a AMD FirePro W4300 Video Card and I can't find it on pcpart picker even when I turn the compatibility filter off I'm wondering if it is compatible with a Gigabyte B450 AORUS ELITE ATX mobo (AMD).
  3. B

    What is wrong with my new pc build?

    Hi guys, So I recently went on a bit of an upgrade spree and have now dug myself into a hole with a machine I cannot get working. I'll start by listing the relevant parts along with whether they are newly upgraded or parts from my old machine: Mobo: Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Elite LGA 1151 DDR4...
  4. V

    Solved My CPU is faster then my GPU thus bottlenecking it.

    Hi I'm new when it comes to pc building and also I'm tight on a budget so I really need to think when buying pc parts. First off my CPU is a Ryzen 5 2600 and my GPU is a 1060 6gb. I wanted to know it if my system will bottleneck or not so I went into this website...
  5. Danwilliams1989

    My New Years resolution and I still haven’t started

    Ive always wanted to build my own PC. So my project this year was to build one. I just don’t know where to start. Anyone got any tips or recommendations of YouTube videos, websites books or any resources I can use for a complete newbie to it ?? Also what does everyone make of these Raspberry Pi...
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    Solved Urgent Help needed, with PSU

    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...
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    Building a computer

    im trying to build a computer. It seems like I have everything hooked up right but it won't turn on. Please help!