hardware issue

  1. J

    PC Restarting While Gaming

    I am having issues with my PC restarting while gaming seemingly randomly and not necessarily under load. I searched the web pretty extensively on this subject and it seems like it might be the PSU but I want to be sure. I recently upgraded just about every part of my PC to top of the line...
  2. L

    Small spill won’t turn on

    I just had a small spill of soda on the top of my pc when I checked after it wasn’t too wet but my pc will not turn back on when I tried to restart it. I’m not very good with tech so I don’t know where to start or even what’s wrong so I’d appreciate any help
  3. K

    PC hangs/crashes/freezes when gaming

    Hi, I generally don't know if it is a hardware or software problem, I hope I'm using the right thread I apologise if not. But only recently like the past week my pc has been freezing/crashing when playing games like rainbow six siege and pubg. It has not crashed on csgo if that's helpful but I...
  4. R

    Mac not starting up

    This is happening on not just 1, but 2 Macs of mine. One of them is far older, running OS Mojave, and the other is relatively new, running OS Catalina. The newer one is the one I use most frequently, whereas the older one I keep spare in case the newer one breaks. I went to use the newer one a...
  5. S

    Fixing (D:) stage 1 (275 of 540160) total 0% ETA 999:00:00..

    Hi Pc froze then it got restarted. Upon restarting and finished it's repairs it restarted again to this message. Do I really have to wait that long? Gtx 970 graphic card 550w power supply Intel i5 4690 k Z97x gaming 5 mother board Os: win 10 The PSU : pro550w xfx Thanks in Advance
  6. S

    Internal webcam and microphone not working

    I have a lenovo laptop running windows 10 and my internal webcam and mic don't seem to be working. I've had to do several google hangout calls for work and they don't work. I thought it was maybe an internet issue so then I hardwired into my modem and that didn't fix it. I searched for online...
  7. N

    New Built PC Audio Jacks Not Working

    I just built a PC with the help of my friend and I have been trouble shooting this for a while. I can get audio from my graphics card out to my TV that I use as a monitor through an HDMI cable but none of my audio jacks are working on the front or back panel. I just get a slight hum and static...
  8. perrijs

    New Dell Computer Shuts Down When Tipped Forward

    So this just happened...I bought a brand new computer from Office Depot. A Dell XPS 8930. As I was about to plug in my headphones to the back of the tower, I tipped the PC forward slightly to get a better view and it shut down. It booted back up, however, curious as I was...I tipped it forward...
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    PC Rebooting under GPU load!

    Hey, So... I'm having a problem After installing my new GPU, where, when my GPU is under full load, it will instantly restart my PC, and I get a green square with checker boarding around it just before it boots into Windows. I was wondering what this could be, cause normally when I've had lack...
  10. R

    Network Adapter not working correctly

    Hey everyone, I'm having an issue with a network adapter on a laptop that I have. Wireless capabilities won't work no matter what I do, but Ethernet seems to work just fine. I've tried replacing the adapter, disabling/enabling, uninstalling drivers and updating drivers but with no luck. It says...
  11. C

    Microphone Jack Not Working

    My microphone has always been fine, but today it just stooped working. I suspect it is an issue with the headphone jack, and it is in the front board. I don't know if this will help, but whenever I push the microphone plug into the jack firmly, it works, but when I let go, it disconnects. Thanks...
  12. R

    Blue Screen of Death

    I keep on getting the Blue Screen of Death,but it's not that regular.Sometimes after 10 mins,and other times after 2 hrs of usage,but It always happens if I try to shut down or restart the PC. I have used Dump file Viewer to find that the ntoskrnl.exe is causing it,how do I fix that?Apparently...
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    Solved Monitor output slightly offset

    I am trying to fix an issue that I am having with one of my monitors. After accidentally hitting the auto-adjust button the monitor decided to move the displayed image down about an inch from the top bezel. Notice the taskbar on the bottom of the screen along with the gap on the top...
  14. N

    PC Crashing

    First off this crashing is not consistent, it happen's randomly. I've run a stress test on my CPU to see how my cpu handles, no crashing, no problems. Next off I ran a memtest, scan said memory was fine with no problems. I have ran a GPU stress test, no problems. SSD test, nothing, no problems...
  15. A

    Desktop not recognizing keyboard or mouse

    My computer out of the blue one day on start up didnt recognize my mouse or keyboard. I tried plugging the keyboard and mouse out restarting my computer a bunch of times and i can't do anything in the bios because my peripherals don't work. I plugged in my mouse and keyboard into another...
  16. R

    Sata Cable?

    I'm stuck in bios screen and my computer can't detect my internal hard drive. (Can I just buy a sata cable to fix my problem?)
  17. R

    PC can't identify second monitor

    My PC doesn't seem to be able to identify that a second monitor is connected through either VGA or HDMI. I have tried to both degrade and upgrade my drivers, been looking through both Windows' and Nvidias' settings without any luck as both says that no other monitor is detectable. I'm running...
  18. G

    A Bizzare Scenario regarding Network Connectivity

    Hi, I have been using DELL INSPIRON 15R - 5521. I am running Windows 8.1 OS. This is my problem: It will sound strange, but trust me i am struggling a lot because of this and I really want to know the reason behind this. My laptop connects to WiFi normally. But when i move my laptop even a...
  19. S

    Wrong Native Resolution

    Hi, I've been searching the internet for days trying to find a fix for my problem. So, recently something has happened to my computer, out of nowhere the native resolution displays as 1024x768 instead of 1360x768 and instead of Samsung, the monitor shows as simply analog or generic non-pnp. I've...
  20. N

    pre boot system assessment in Dell

    I have a dell laptop working perfactly fine and one day when i start laptop i get the screen of pre boot system assessment. The moent they ask for more test by pressing "y" or "n" , i'm not able to press "n". S oi had to choose "n" . Now this process takes almost 4-5 hours to complete . and...