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    No monitor signal after windows update

    I’ve just updated from windows 7 to 10. The computer restarted as per the upgrade process and has not fully rebooted since. My setup was put together in 2015 and hasn’t been updated since. To clarify, I’ve reset cmos now after checking how to fix.
  2. lawsob

    Do i need pcie card?

    I built my pc with a MSI b450m gaming plus which does not have wifi connectivity. I move around a lot and have always had trouble getting strong connections using wifi. I bought a ASUS USB-AC53 Nano USB Wireless adapter but due not having a DVD drive or wifi connection in the first place I...
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    Win7 Boot DVD issues, freezing

    Custom Gaming PC, Tech Specs: Motherboard: ASUS Tek P8Z77-V PRO | Processor: Intel Core i5-2400 CPU @ 3.10GHz Graphics Card: NVIDIA Geforce GTX 550 Ti Hard Drive: Seagate Barracuda 1TB | RAM: 2x 4GB, 1600kH, DDR3 CD Drive: ASUS DVD+R | USB Wired Mechanical keyboard | USB Wired Razer mouse...
  4. DeFyDota

    My BIOS keeps crashing on startup randomly?

    Recently I decided to buy a new case, ssd, and ram for my pc build. After putting it all together I was met with the unpleasant surprise of numerous troubles with booting up my PC. First my pc kept booting from the wrong ssd no matter how many times I tried changing it. Secondly, whenever I...
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    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...
  6. K

    Custom Built PC will not turn on

    I’m building a PC and have finished assembling. However when I go to turn it on it does not work. PSU connectors are all correctly placed and the PSU is on.
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    New RX580, PC wont turn on. Help me please, first build!

    I just bought a new sapphire rx 580 pulse 8gb for my pc. I turned it off, unplugged it, removed the rx 460, and put the rx 580 in, and plugged its power cord into the psu. When I attempted to turn on the computer after plugging it in, the pc would not turn on. The only thing that did...
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    Solved Help with Booting custom built PC

    "REBOOT AND SELECT PROPER BOOT DEVICE OR INSERT BOOT MEDIA IN SELCETED BOOT DEVICE AND PRESS A KEY" This message appears when i boot up my new custom built PC. This is my first custom build. All parts were purchased new. The parts used in the build are: CPU - AMD Ryzen 5 2600 Processor with...
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    Moved computer and now it's not booting

    I moved my computer quite a distance I had my eyes on it the whole time and as far as I can tell nothing happened. It'll turn on for. A few seconds sometimes but then it turns off and nothing shows on screen. Everything is still plugged in as far as I can tell I haven't had any issues before I...
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    PC wont turn on

    Hi, so my computer wont turn on. It acted kind of weird last week, it wouldnt start, but kept on trying continuously by itself after I pressed the power button once. But now, nothing happens. The motherboard is powered, all LEDs are ON (the ones that normally are when the PC is turned off. I...
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    Solved PC randomly freezed

    I was downloading League of Legends on a pretty clean pc, by clean I mean nothing was downloaded except for CPU-Z. I was watching youtube while the game are downloading, and then when I press esc to exit out of video everything kind of freezes. I can move and see the mouse cursor. The cap lock...
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    Stuck in UEFI Bios. Won't boot to Windows 10

    It started when I took one of my hard drives out of my case. Now when I turn it on, it will open up the UEFI Bios page instead of booting like normal. I have tried turning everything off and back on, taking out my hard drives and reinserting them, resetting some options on Bios, but to no avail...
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    Drive not detected in bios

    I have a customer built computer. Using mobo asrock z370 pro4. I just had a replacement come in thinking it was hardware. 1 ssd that I boot up from it boots up just fine and all is well. When ever i try any other ssd or hdd, bios does not see it. But it would see the optical drive until I...
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    Mobo led pulsating but nothing is getting power.

    So my specs are Motherboard: Asrock Z270 Extreme4 16 gb ram Corsair 650w Alright so I put it all together and the led lights on the motherboard pulsate but no fans spin, the optical drive doesn't work, nor does the hard drive register. If I move around the 24 atx wire the fans kind of spin but...
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    Shutdown After Start Up

    Okay, so I have a computer that was custom built about 3 years ago. It worked fine for quite a while, however now it shuts off without warning. I can turn it on, but within the next minute to 3, it will shut off. Occasionally I can actually login. It's been down and out for about a month now...
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    driver issues

    Hi there, I have recently built my own custom PC (intel i5-4690 / msi gaming 3 motherboard / geforce gtx710 graphics / corsair cs750m psu / corsair vengeance 16gb 2400mhz ddr3 RAM / corsair H110 AIO cpu cooler) I have managed to build the pc and do the initial install of windows 10 pro. I have...
  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...
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    Random BSOD crashes... Help!

    My custom-built PC is randomly crashing and rebooting. It normally does it when I'm playing Skyrim or Sims 4, usually with no blue screen and just a reboot, but earlier it bluescreened in the middle of me drawing on my Wacom tablet and listening to Spotify. The first time it did this was when I...
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    Solved New Computer trouble

    I'm feeling a friend build a new pc and we've run into the problem that the motherboard is getting power but no fans are moving or other indicators are on. https://pcpartpicker.com/list/ckFYf8 His build Could it be because he doesn't have a cpu cooler that the computer just won't start Any ideas...
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    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...
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