1. F

    Trouble with network cable

    Hello, I just moved into a new apartment and my desktop pc and router are in different rooms. My desktop spec: Windows 10 Pro 64-bit Gigabyte H170M-D3H-CF MOBO Intel Core i5-6500 @3.2Ghz CPU 16 GB of RAM AMD Radeon R9 380 4GB GPU 600W Cooler Master 80-Gold PSU The problem is my (long) UTP...
  2. S

    Dead zones and extending wifi signal

    Currently with Vodafone broadband, but there is no internet on the top floor of my house We an ethernet cable running from the router upstairs and was wondering what the best device is to either - plug into ethernet cable to allow wifi access on top floor (preferred as I presume it will be...
  3. M

    Solved No signal coming to the monitor- but...

    I cannot see the computer running from the monitor(no signal coming to it) - despite both the monitor and the tower running fine. I have figured that there might be a problem in the (SCART) connector between the monitor and the tower. However it was working the day before this problem happened...
  4. A

    Anyone know what this cable is?

    Trying to find this cable but have no idea the name just the picture
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    Solved I cannot the USB to SATA cable to my old laptop internal HD

    Sorry, I am very naïve with computers. Basically my old laptop died and I bought a new one. I was hoping to connect my old internal hard drive to a cable and copy old files, photos etc to my new laptop. The old internal hard drive was a WD1600BEVT a 160GB WD Scorpio Blue. I removed it from my...
  6. AlwaysBrian

    Solved DOCSIS DSG Filters over Tunnels?

    Hello and thanks for reading. During a 7 month long period from 2017/2018 I found an odd page on the Diagnostics menu from my Cox Communications set top box (STB). On a page set aside for 'DSG' filters, each with an assigned "Tunnel ID, application ID, MAC, Ports, Destination IP and Source...
  7. Razaharon

    SATA Cable dies after connecting hard drive to PC

    i have 2 old hard drive's with some data in them and im trying to retrive it back to my current computer. one of the drive's works perfectly, but when i connect the second drive it kills the cable totally. i cant use the cable anymore.. even for the first drive. it happend for the second time...
  8. MunePin

    Solved Unknown cable in my PC

    Hello! So I built my first PC a while back and there's this one cable that I can't seem to connect anywhere. I believe it is for the fan on the front of my case, but I'm not entirely certain. I've attached a picture of said cable and I'm wondering if anyone knows where cables like this are...
  9. D

    PC to TV with HDMI

    Hello, I have a personal computer with 2 monitors and i would like to be able to watch movies etc on my tv which is near, i have got myself 4.5m long HMDI cable, when i pluged it to my pc and to TV nothing seemed to happen, did i do something wrong? Thanks
  10. O

    Strange home internet issue

    My home internet has been working fine for years for me and my roommate. Our setup is that we get internet from Time Warner Cable/Spectrum. We have a cable modem connected to a router. My roommate connects his laptop to an ethernet port of the router. A Roku streamer is connected to another...
  11. I

    Connect cables line phone to the wall socket

    Hello,I need a huge help to plug just two cables into a phone wall socket,accidentally i disconnect two cable (red and black) and I have already connected the blue and the white one,I Just try to plug randomly the cables and check if the phone is working..but I didn't find the right...
  12. S

    Solved Desktop to Laptop

    Hello Tech Support Guy Community, [heads up, this may seem like a problem in the game thread but I strongly believe this thread will do better] Before I start here are my specs: Windows 10 Home Intel Core i7-3635 QM CPU @ 2.4GHz 8 GB Ram 64 Bit Operating System Touch Support(10 points) 1TB...
  13. J

    Garmin GPS power cable repair

    Anybody here ever open up or is familiar with the internals of a Garmin GTM 25 power adapter with real time traffic FM receiver? I have a Garmin Nuvi 1350 GPS unit that came with the GTM 25 that is out of warranty. The power output became intermittent when the cable was flexed where it entered...
  14. D

    Solved Can a ADSL router access cable connection

    I am going to get an ADSL router but I have cable, will I be able to connect my router to cable to get WiFi
  15. B

    Uploading footage to an Apple MacBook Pro from Sony handycam

    Hello all, I will attach photos to this thread from where the FireWire ports of both the MacBook Pro and the Sony handycam. The MacBook Pro was born in 2007-2010 and uses OS X Yosemite. The Sony handycam is a Carl zeiss vario-tessar mini dv dcr-hc26. I'm trying to upload footage from the...
  16. A

    New intermittent cable run

    Hello, I am currently attempting to run a new run with 2 new cables and an existing good cable. This run extends about 100 feet and runs through 2 cheap connectors ( This run connects 2 different routers at opposite ends...
  17. mburns

    New router speed issue.

    Hello and Happy Holidays to all! I just purchased and installed a brand new TP-Link Archer C7 AC1750. It has the latest Firmware installed according to TP-Link's site. (v3.14.3 Build 150508) My Modem is the humble Arris SurfBoard 6141. My connection while connected only to the Modem is a...
  18. S

    Internet Cable Connection Doubt

    Hi!My Internet speed is great but wi-fi seems to be really bad since it crosses the house to get me. BUT I noticed I have this circular input on the wall IN MY ROOM for TV/Internet (I guess it's for TV too, but definitely Internet) similar to the one in which the router is plugged in to receive...
  19. 1

    Compatibility: HP Pavilion power cords

    Hello! Thanks for reading. I'd like advice on buying a few new adapters / power cords for my HP Pavilion laptop (15-ab065us). The HP site recommends parts #741727-001 (adapter, cord to computer) and #755530-001 (cord to outlet); great, but to buy them on the HP site would cost 4x what it would...
  20. S

    Solved Best quick charger for Samsung S4

    Hi I would like to buy a fast charger for my phone but am a bit baffled by choice. Can someone help me to get the right thing? I believe it's the plug and not the cable that causes a fast charge, provided the device will take it. Am I right? What are the 'kite marks' for a good plug (and/or...