hardware problems

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    Extremely Slow Computer, Possible driver issues.

    My brother has gotten a new computer that my older brother built for him. Its specs are a Intel Core i7-3770k CPU @ 3.5GHz, Nvidia GeForce GTX 680, and 16 GB of RAM. However, despite these his computer crashes/blue screens on the desktop and cannot even run minecraft on the lowest settings...
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    Alienware area 51 help!

    Hello, I have my nephews computer which is an Alienware area 51, he said he kicked his computer during a game of Fortnite, after that happened the computer shut down and would not turn back on. I have since taken it into my workshop and plugged an external power outlet into the computer. The...
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    new build wont boot

    i have just built a new build pc that wont boot the fans wont even turn the RGB on them wont light up and the ram sticks don't light either the motherboards RGB lights are on and the power light the board is on does anyone know what it could be? my main thought is the cpu is damaged but was...
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    Computer acting really weird (please help!)

    Hello, My computer is acting really weird recently, my monitor sometimes flicker a little with half the screen being misplaced pixels, and sometimes the screen would freeze and turn white, I can do nothing but restart. Also recently the computer just froze and windows shut down the computer ( 2...
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    Water spilled on laptop,dried it,fixed,any problems to come

    My little brother was angry with me and he spilled a quarter cup of warm water on my laptop, Lenovo Ideapad 110, HDD 500Gb, intel i3, I bought it about 2 weeks ago, when my brother threw the water on me, it all came on the keyboard, I immediately dried it with a paper towel, then with a cloth...
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    Newbie needs help

    (Im not a native english speaker so dont look at my grammar too much thx xD) Hello, After researching for many hours on the web i came to the conclusion: I have no idea what the problem is and no one can help me. Im not a computer expert, but ill try to post my specs here: graphics card ...
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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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    Solved Hard Drive slowing me down??

    So first off some background info. I built a gaming rig about 11 months ago, I have a pretty good understanding of how they work. Recently I have been playing games like bf1 and the new remastered call of duty and when I play it my "disk" space is being eaten up, and by this I mean I go on task...
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    Help resetting bios password on Toshiba Satellite L775-S7309

    I haven't used my Toshiba Laptop in a few years and now when I try to use it its asking for a bios password and I have no idea what it is. I've looked up solutions to this on google and they say the bios password needs to be reset. I've seen lots of tutorials on YouTube on how to do it, but none...
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    Computer shuts off randomly - Black screen

    Our computer has been shutting off ever since we replaced the motherboard and cpu. It wasn't the motherboard, or temperature because we tried replacing the motherboard, and putting in a fan. The computer runs Windows 7, and usually shuts off during a game within 30 minutes of turning on. Tech...
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    Computer restarts upon intense use such as gaming

    So ive had my pc for about 2 and a half years and for most of the time I've had it whenever I run an incredibly tasking game it will crash and restart with an error message saying about Asus surge protection, I also recently after changing the power supply and adding a second hard drive have run...
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