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    Issues after swapping CPU

    I own a CYBERPOWERPC Gamer Xtreme GXIVR8020A4 Desktop that came with a i5 9400 processor. I was trying to switch it out with i5 9600K. It's my first time messing with anything like this, do I'm sure I messed up somewhere. I bought the wrong cpu and tried putting the old one back in without...
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    websites will not work while cell phone is connected to wifi

    i have a friend who is having this issue and i am trying to find an answer. we play a game called world of tanks. he and everyone in his house are now suddenly unable to connect to the world of tanks or wargaming in general websites. they are able to (using the wargaming installer app) download...
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    Can't send MMS after linking phone to computer

    I had no problem sending images through phone text originally (Moto E4, Android 7.1.1, Google Messages) before I installed other apps. Since the unread-counter is important to me, I installed Notifyer for unread-count. I am not sure if the unread-counter affects MMS or not , for I did not...
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    Solved Hp Pavilion won't boot

    Hi Folks, I'm not super techy, but I have read a ton of webpages on how to (possibly) fix my desktop computer. It no longers boots up, no beeps, no blinking LEDs, no sign of life! Here's the details, HP Pavilion p6218f from 2009 ( win 7 ) prod #: AU993AA-ABL Recently, the computer was...
  5. Joseph_Michael

    Question Regarding Fan Replacement

    Hello, I have five fans inside my desktop tower. Two of them are located at the front inside case. They are DC fans, possibly intake fans. The make and model is DC Brushless Fan 12 volt model A1255m12s. One of those two fans has been making loud noises even after removing all dust with...
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    printers and computers

    I have just been given a hp photosmart c4795 printer and am looking into another desktop since the old one I have doesn't support the printer. I have been trying to find out if a hp elite c2d 3.0 with windows 10 will support my printer before I purchase it. I haven't been able to find answers...
  7. Kotol420

    Marking icons on desktop on W10 looks like on W XP

    I restored my computer and then cracked some boosting application and i did something i deleted trash trought that app and now I got new problem that i had once and idk how to fix that (i restored my pc again first time) but now i want to know how to do it by another, more usefull way. So, the...
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    My pc is crashing

    I recently built a pc (6 weeks ago) and all was fine until yesterday when I was playing xplane and my PC crashed it then booted up again but repeatedly crashed after entering a scene. The most intensive thing I can do is search google. Some people told me it was the PSU because it is crap and...
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    Desktop Oddities

    My desktop has decided, for some reason, to behave in a way I didn't expect. Last week, when I last used it, it was acting fine. Since then, I have left it off, in my truck, because I typically take it with me to work on wednesday. Now, I've brought it in, set it up, and it is behaving very...
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    My desktop is not running very well

    Hi my computer has had a problem for a couple of years now I changed the GPU last year to a 1060 to hopefully help. So I play old school runescape and I get terrible fps drops and to help make it a little better I go into control panel > details > right click old school RuneScape > click the tab...
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    New ram not working

    Hi I bought a HP Compaq Elite 8100 FFS, and it works fine with 1 GB ram that I have. But I wanted to upgrade, so I bought a Corsair XMS3 4 GB ram 1333 mhz PC-10600 1,5 V, and it doesn't work. So I have updated to the latest BIOS, but still no. Bios works fine, and can see all the ram, but...
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    Make PC into a gaming PC

    Hi anyone who may be able to provide an answer. I currently have an HP Pavilion Desktop PC. There is no Tower, all of the power and processors are within the monitor itself. Thus being said, the graphics and ability for it to run games is not the best quality and was wondering if it was possible...
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    Seagate External Desktop Hard Drive Access Enclosure Failure

    Hi All, I use a lot of external USB hard drives, and always make sure they are the type where the enclosed HDD has SATA connectors (rather than proprietary), so that if the enclosure fails, the data can still be retrieved from the drive located inside the original enclosure. I have a Seagate...
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    Need help with an old hard drive

    I have an old hard drive from a laptop that stopped turning on for a reason I still cant figure out. However I plugged the hard drive into my working tower and it shows but it wont allow me to see any of the information like pictures to pull off of it. It just says I need admin permission and I...
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    Why does my brand new Windows 10 PC keep freezing?

    I bought a brand new PC from Curry's PC World a few months ago and only now I'm just coming across a really unexpected annoying issue. My PC keeps freezing out of no where, I have no idea how or why but it is actually annoying. I thought it was something to do with the drivers, but I wouldn't...
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    PC not booting after a long time

    I plugged in my PC after a long time ( I turned it off in working condition)...but now it is not booting....power lights on motherboard are on and the light of power button also shows up when I press it but nothing happens afterwards ....need help
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    Hard Drive only linked to desktop

    Hello, So In the process to try to move some stuff over to a large HDD drive I want to store general use files on. I accidentally only allowed files on the desktop to store on my HDD. I have an SSD that I want only games and my operating system on, but now I have all of my stuff on my SDD and...
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    Buy Desktop Tower for Business

    My families business currently has 3 desktop computer (all have 2 new monitors). I am not happy with how they're running, we keep on having issues with them running slow, printers not connecting properly and other little things. I am just wanting to update the towers and need recommendations on...
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    Should I be worried about this noise?

    My desktop has done something like this since I got it built but recently it just seems much louder. Is it just harddrive noise? Power supply issue? I don't think it's the fans since they're both next to each other at the top of the desktop, and I hear the nosie coming from the bottom. It gets...
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    New router, same issues

    Ok so recently the download speed of my pc has been reduced from around 30 mbps to anywhere ranging from 1-8mbps. My upload speed is nearly always around 10 mbps which I've been told is completely fine. When connecting to the modem with my pc via ethernet i receive around 220 mbps download so...
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