hardware issues

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    Charging Port Issues

    Hello! So I'm trying to figure out what might be wrong with my laptop. I can't really go to any tech support business as I don't have the money to do so. My laptop is a samsung notebook np530e5m. The issue is that it doesn't seem the charging. I bought a new charger cord since the old one's...
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    PC keeps turning on and off

    Hello. For the last two days Ive had a problem with my pc. When I plug it it it just keeps turning on and off and there is a weird ticking sound coming from I think but Im not sure the PSU. After I unplug it for 7 8 hours it then works fine. And tbe sound is gone. But after an hour or two it...
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    New pc build freezing when downloading anything

    So I recently built my own computer and started downloading some drivers. Everything was fine until 20-30 minutes into these downloads that my computer freezes and I’m unable to open the task manager or even move the mouse I’m just left with the only option of restarting my pc. My computer works...
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    Major Laptop Hardware Issues

    Hi, my current laptop is a Lenovo legion Y520. Recently, whenever browsing the web, or searching through files, small graphic glitches appear on my screen (Example: Search bar getting distorted). Not only that, but google chrome freezes every minute, requiring me to close it in task manager, and...
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    Issue with PC Bootup - Unsure of Potentially Damaged Hardwar

    PC SPECS Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.4 OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Home, 64 bit Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8600K CPU @ 3.60GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 158 Stepping 10 Processor Count: 6 RAM: 16256 Mb Graphics Card: Intel(R) UHD Graphics 630, 1024 Mb Hard Drives...
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    My laptop has a black screen and I can't fix it

    I have a Lenovo yoga 11e for school and I was just playing a few games on it and when I turned it on the next day, it showed the Lenovo logo x2 and, still on btw, there was just a black screen and nothing else, I read up on it and it says there is often a cursor but it has no cursor . Everyone...
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    PC FREEZE ON GPU BENCHMARKS

    Hi everyone. I`m out here hoping anyone could help me with my problem.. So. My R9 280X one day stopped working properly. It allows to launch the PC and use it. But when i launch any game it works until any 3D action happens. Couple of times i`ve launched GAUNTLET and saw a lot of ARTIFACTS in...
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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...
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    CPU/RAM issues?

    Hi there. I'm having some rather frustrating issues, and I am unable to solve them - it may be one problem or it could be a few. I'll list the issues I've been having. My current issue is slowness - I've discovered that my CPU is running at 99% but the usage is unaccounted for. As in, I go to...
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    3 months old laptop randomly shuts down

    Hello, I'm new to the forum, but I have been following it for some time. I seriously hope someone will be able to help me. Here is my problem: I bought a new ASUS laptop 3 months ago, and it was all okay until it started to shut down on its own ( about a month ago). I tried resetting Windows...
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    "OSD locked" notification keeps popping up continuously.

    Ok, I begin like this. I have a hp monitor, infront of it is written HP w17e. A month ago, a sudden notification came in my monitor,"OSD locked" and I was surprised. Later I searched what actually was OSD(I didn't knew till!),I found that it was On Screen Display,which was used to control the...
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    Solved No video

    I have an old build GA-990FXA-UD3 Rev. 4.0, 16gb ram, 3gb Sapphire 7970 Ghz edition, 1200w power supply. There was an issue with my USB 3.0 front ports. So today I received my cpu cooler upgrade. A Cooler Masterliquid 120 Pro. I got it installed and I reset the CMOS while I was in the case to...
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    Solved Custom Pc won't fully start and won't show on monitor

    Here are my specs https://pcpartpicker.com/user/rennigan/saved/7QNp99 When I press the power button it turns on briefly then shuts down. The original problem was that my PC would not display on the monitor. I checked the HDMI was fully plugged in both sides but it wouldn't display so I did some...
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    Speakers sound blown, but aren't

    Just recently i updated my computer with the latest Windows 10 update. Was using windows 10 prior to the last update, just updated to current version. I have Numark NPM5 monitor speakers for my computer that i use for sound. When i turn on music after this last update, the speakers sound blown...
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    Solved [HELP] My pc shutdown while playing games.

    My pc shutdown while playing games. I have to unplug the power cord to reboot the system. The CPU & GPU temp are normal. Do u guys think its the PSU? Spec : CPU : i5 4690k non-OC GPU : MSi GTX 970 GAMING 4G non-OC RAM : Corsair Vengeance 2 x 4 DDR3 MB : Asus H97 Pro Gamer PSU : Corsair CX600...
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    Computer (Just Built) Shows No Display And Short Beep

    Hi, I've recently built a computer and i would like to know what could be causing the small beep and no display?
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    Unusual cooling problem

    Some backstory. I have had this laptop for 3 years now been using it for gaming and photo editing mostly, it has never been very good at keeping itself cool with its 1 little laptop fan and the fan stand thing I had it sitting on. A little over a month ago though the fan started making a really...
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    Windows install somehow being corrupted\Maybe bad hardware

    Ok so I just built a new computer my motherboard is a Asrock killer z270 sli/ac with an I7 7700k and my memory is G.skill Ripjaws 4 DDR4-3000 with a Samsung 850 ssd evo. but im doing a fresh install of windows and it keeps installing completely broken. my background fritzing out explorere.exe...
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    Touch pad not working. On/Off toggle button still works

    Recently reassembled my dads Toshiba laptop (clean it every few months, we live in a dusty area) and this time the touch pad as well as the Toggle button (located just above touch pad) wasn't working. Re-opened, pulled and re-plugged all cables and success, kinda. Touchpad itself is still not...
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    My computer is not booting correctly

    I'm running windows 7 on my PC and one day it just stops booting normally and gives me the BSOD, i checked the VGA cable i checked the RAM for any faulty duds and i also checked if anything was unplugged or out of its place. i ran in safe mode with CMD and did a sfc /scannow it returned...
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