1. EulersIdentity

    Total system freeze with graphical glitches. GPU failure?

    As of two days ago I'm experiencing a complete system freeze accompanied by graphical glitches across the screen, such as boxes and lines of miscellaneous colors. It'll stop taking input within 2 seconds or so from the screen thing, and audio will hang or loop. My assumption is a GPU issue. I'm...
  2. C

    Difference between sapphire tri x r9 290x oc and non oc

    What is the difference between the sapphire tri x r9 290x oc and r9 290x sapphire tri x. Are they the same card pcb wise. If so do they support Kraken G12 GPU cooler and do I need a copper shim?
  3. Jakub503

    Solved New GPU - PC doesn't boot

    Hi I upgraded build with a new gpu and problems occured, but first some pc details i5 2400 16Gb ram Gigabyte h61m-s2pv 500W psu 1Tb hdd Windows 7 So I switched from gt640 to GTX960 and it did not booted. Frozen on Gigabyte screen for a few minutes then black screen. I deinstalled the gpu...
  4. ChrisElitz

    How to fix Display driver has stopped and has recovered

    Pls help me, everytime i play or use the pc for about 10-15min already, it would go black screen and then go back, then there will be a error that says, display driver stopped responding and has recovered, and there is also an error amd radeon software has stopped working, i have a i5 4670 and...
  5. Jsan1000

    MHW GPU shader/shadow/fx 2070 rtx issue

    Hey guys, I just updated my gpu from 1060 to 2070 and I'm seeing some crazy problems with shaders. Fps is fine, pc is stable, no crashing, bios is updated, psu is sufficient to handle the gpu, it's not overclocked or anything either. I'm at a loss as to what is causing this. Any ideas? Is...
  6. J

    GPU drivers deleted accidentally, does not post on restart

    Specs: GPU : EVGA geforce gtx 1080 S/N: 1812536183802379 CPU: Intel I5 6500 Ram: 16 gb HDD: toshiba 1tb Mobo: asrock z170m pro4s Situation: Was trying to install different drivers to be able to run an application. Uninstalled the Nvidia graphics driver which led me to restart. After...
  7. CasualCritic

    Dual monitors causing games to crash?

    My main display uses hdmi into my 1660 ti, and i recently got a new display using DVI into the same GPU. I run games on my display while running spotify, browser, or xbox app on my second. Ever since I got the new monitor, I have been experiencing game crashes in every game. Once i unplugged my...
  8. C

    Computer Shutting Down Randomly

    Hey, My computer keeps shutting down on me randomly when playing 3D intensive games. I just bought all of the parts this year. I am pretty sure it is due to the GPU overheating. I just did a benchmark on PC with HeavenlyBenchmark and the GPU was staying at 95-96% load and the GPU temp was at...
  9. S

    Connect GPU

    Hi guys, I’ve currently finally got my newly built PC to display to my monitor however I am getting a display that reads “please power down and connect the PCIe power cables for this graphics card”, however I am pretty sure I have got them connected properly. I am upgrading so I am using an...
  10. M

    New graphics card

    So I have an aces aspire 5 with a bad gpu. I need a cheap reliable gpu for a laptop which could run games like warzone as everything else in my computer is up to standard. Can you give me some suggestions of gpu which are good and under £100.
  11. O


    Ok so im running an i5-9400f cpu @2.9ghz with 8 Gbs of ram with a geforce 1660 and everytime i boot up any game it takes 100% cpu power but my graphics card stays no more then 15% please help ive tried almost everything
  12. L

    Error 43

    hello, just recently ive run into a problem with my graphic drivers. they will not run, and will only prompt with an Radeon error code 43. It will not allow me to run any visually heavy programs like games without the error for this coming up again. Ive tried just about everything I know how to...
  13. S

    240hz Issues

    Hi all, I just recently completed a pc build and my gpu is an RTX 2060 Super FE. I just received my new Alienware 27 inch 240hz IPS monitor today, and at 240hz, I have white pixels flashing on dark surfaces, and if I open chrome google has considerable distortion and screen tearing. It’s lesser...
  14. E

    Gpu not detecting

    hello. I have the hp pavilion desktop pc 570 p0xx. And when I tried to upgrade my on board graphics to my Dedicated gt 1030 it doesn’t work the fans spin but when I go to device manager nothing is there and I can’t install drivers because it says no graphic hardware detected and nothing in my...
  15. F

    PC won't turn on, fans do not spin

    I would be very grateful to anyone who can help me fix this problem that is driving me crazy. My PC wont turn on at all. Fans do not spin. I thought that my PSU is the problem and then i bought a new one. I used two Motherboards (i know at least one of them is working).. I tried using other RAM...
  16. A

    Monitor going black issue

    has anyone ever heard of a monitor issue where it turns black if I use it? Like if I leave my second monitor there it's fine, the second I drag chrome/spotify/whatever over on it, it shuts off if I swap my 2nd monitor to be main monitor in settings everything is fine
  17. G

    Low GPU utilization with under 60 fps

    My GPU is often at less than 70% utilization even when the frames drop below 60. My setup is the following: Ryzen 5 2600 1060 3gb M2 Drive with my games on SSD with Windows 10 2 1080p monitors (60 hertz) gigabyte b450 ds3h motherboard. I have vsyc off and gpu is under 70 degrees. I...
  18. T

    Brand New Pc with major issues with the gpu

    Hey! just got all the parts i needed to build my pc delivered and built it today, the pc runs and will play games but with msi afterburner on the gpu clock can and will go anywhere from 6 mhz to full boost of 1700mhz and at the same time the usage will be generally random as well as the voltage...
  19. M

    Gpu problem?

    Hello i registered because i started having this problem with my gpu and im just trying to fugure out if its already dead. So, to the problem. I was using this pc for past year now, its used for internet browsing and less demanding games. Everything worked very well without a single problem...
  20. HighTwi

    Stubborn PC, nickel and diming it

    I don't assume any technological intelligence when it comes to computers, but I know some basics (I guess.) System Specs first and foremost. WINDOWS 10 OS AMD FX8350 AMD R9 290X (assumed inoperable) AMD R9 270X (the replacement) CX 750M Power supply 2TB HDD H60 Cooler 16(?) GB RAM (As for my...