1. misserinjoan

    Is this a good NAS build?

    I'm trying to build my own NAS for video editing. I won't be working with 4k footage - 2k at the most. The NAS will primarily be for archive but I want to have the option to edit off of it, if needed. I'm fairly certain that this will do the job but my biggest concern is the "networking" part...
  2. S

    Solved Getting a new machine, so many options!

    So I'm going to be getting rid of my old PC that I've had for 6 years, will be giving it to my nephew for his 14th Birthday for him to do his studies and school work on (basic stuff), so I'll be needing myself a new one. Looking for something obviously better than what I will be getting rid of...
  3. RedactedHood

    How do I install a new Graphics Card

    First of all, I'm very new in PCs and Builds or whatever it is. I usually need to go to a PC repair shop or whatever it is called when I have a problem. But since there is a quarantine and I cannot go out and shops are usually closed, I asked my mother for a birthday gift which is a Graphics...
  4. W

    Help me decide which build to buy, please!

    Hello folks! So I basically am struggeling between to builds. One is brand new, self made trough CP part picker, which some dude adviced for me. And the other one is second hand. Here you have both links, one for PC-partpicker and the other website (its dutch, but the components are written...
  5. H

    Whole pc build is working except GPU

    Hello! Recently I built my new pc and used my old power supply(650 watt gold) and my old gpu(rx 480 4gb). I have a B350 PC MATE Mobo, a ryzen 1600 cpu with stock, 2 tb hhd, and 16 gigs vengence ram. Everything works except fan lights and GPU. I tried changing wires, puttibg my older power supply...
  6. M

    Need am3+ motherboard recommendations under $90

    keep in mind i am not experienced when it comes to computers. i need a motherboard that has an am3+ socket with 4 slots of ddr3 1600 240 pin ram, can handle up to 24gb minimum, and is preferably under $90 and isn’t bad, isn’t to difficult to set up, is compatible with these parts...
  7. 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...
  8. T

    Will this build work?

    Gigabyte GA-Z170x-UD3 Intel i7-7700 Corsair 220r (I know these are being discontinued and might need to be changed) Corsair Vengeance 4gb ddr4 (1x4) Corsair CX 550 Adata 240gb SSD WD Black 1tb Windows 10 Home I need a computer that can handle OBS recording with a Elgato Cam link at...
  9. Z

    Built my first rig, no power?

    My tech friend and i just spent hours putting my rig together, we followed the manuals to a tee, go to turn it on and nothing. everything is brand new out of the, double checked power and led pins, everything and no answer and sadly no tech in my area is open right now not even the store i...
  10. wyfwulf

    Can a virus be physically installed when building a computer

    I am looking into having a custom PC built by someone I found on Craigslist, and they seem reputable but I am wary of malware being installed during the building process. I will be purchasing all the parts and giving them to him to build on is own and he will deliver it to me when it's finished...
  11. A

    Advise on new build

    Hi guys, Following is the gaming setup I have decided to buy soon for my upgrade. CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 1600 3.2GHz 6-Core Processor CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 LED Turbo Motherboard: Asus PRIME X370-PRO ATX AM4 Motherboard Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws V Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-2133 Memory...
  12. Gerrod

    Solved Keep current hard drive?

    Im in the process of building a new PC for the first time and i was wondering would it be ok to just use my current hard drive as is meaning just install and go so i don't have to reinstall everything
  13. J

    New build not powering up properly

    Started my first build, and as I'm powering it up, the graphics card fan starts and immediately stops working. A friend suggested a power surge, but I wanted to get a second opinion. The build: Rosewill Challenger Case Asus ROG Strix Z270G Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2x8GB EVGA GeForce GTX 1060...
  14. J

    I own a domain for a website, how do i use it?

    I own my own domain for a business however i wanted to build my own website but not use these free website builders does anyone know how to make a website from scratch and also how do i then use the domain with the website that i have designed?
  15. A

    Windows 10 Insider Preview 14942

    Has anyone experienced a total system failure after downloading this Preview Build. Only firefox works on the system. Any ideas?
  16. T

    Having issues with first gaming build.

    I'm building my first computer and I got everything and plugged in. Except when I turn it on, it doesn't stay on for longer than a second. The heat sink and the fan on the psu spin only for a moment and the gpu flashes on and off. I've tried clearing all the extra standoff in case of a shortage...
  17. C

    Problems with new build, crashing randomly.

    Hello, I am currently putting together a new build with custom parts, and am running into a very odd problem. Everything runs perfectly fine, fans all run, lights turn on, debug code display is working, usb keyboard operates correctly, display on monitor is working fine, but at random intervals...
  18. txcipack

    Is the Intel HD Graphics 4400 enough for video editing?

    I have built like two computers before, but I am still a bit confused on a very few things. I am planning to build a new custom rig and order the parts online tomorrow once I am 100% sure on everything. This purpose is for light video editing and average gaming. To be more specific, I want to...