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  1. Jakub503

    Solved DPC Watchdogs Violation (Windows 10)

    Hi, I'm writing in behalf of my friend who's got this problem with bluescreens on new PC (new everything, pretty high-end build) The PC crashes with black screen, the BSOD does appear but only after a few minutes of black screen. The code says DPC Watchdogs Violation. The problem occurs only...
  2. 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...
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    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...
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    PC New Build - No Signal to Monitor

    Hello, I have recently built my first PC with the following spec: CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 1600 Motherboard: Gigabyte AX370 Gaming K5 RAM: Corsair Vengance LPX DDR4 2x8 Gb PSU: Corsair: RM650 Gold ATX Graphics: GeForce GTX 1660 6GB GDDR5 SSD: Kingston 240Gb a400 When I go to boot up the PC -...
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    Solved It's been 3 weeks and still a black screen

    So i make this post to help my friend. He just bought a new motherboard Asus x470 pro, processor 2600X and 16 DDR4 ram Ballistix Sport Lt. The problem it's he have a black screen and 1 long beep and 2 shorts ones. He tried everything, buy new sets of ram, a second motherboard, but nothing work...
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    Can't boot at all! The tale of two PCs

    Hey guys! Me and the wife has just got together the courage and cash needed to build our own computers. We ordered the parts and put together my wives PC almost entirely hassle free. Booted fine, got windows on it and I am using it now to make this post. So hurrah! However I have, with two...
  7. JustinRampage

    Essential Programs to Use on Windows 10

    I just formatted my SSD and installed a fresh, new copy of Windows 10 Pro. I was curious what programs I should have to keep it running smooth. I'm using Windows Defender (free and seems to keep me virus free). I have used CCleaner in the past, but have been told that it can potentially goof up...
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    Problem with new build PC (Ryzen 5/ASUS Rog Strix)

    Hi, I am building a new PC. Everything was going fine until I tried to power up the PC. It didn't POST. The fans were spinning, no beeping and there was no output to my display. A few things went wrong in the build, especially a bit of spillage of the thermal paste but nothing that should...
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    Building a new PC?

    Hello! If this is the wrong forum to post this in, my apologies. I've just made this account 10 minutes ago and just need somebody who knows what they're doing to answer a few dumb questions I may have. This is just a stupid question about my current PC. I bought a PC off of a buddy, GTX...
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    How to use SSD full potential?

    Helo every one. I am very new to all to all the computer lingo and stuff so I will try not to sound too stupid. But I bought a laptop today that was a bit under what I wanted to spend so I asked them to install an SSD. The guy then said that the ssd will be put in with the 1tb hdd already in the...
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    PC (new build) not booting to bios on monitor

    https://pcpartpicker.com/list/jqjKjy - list of components When computer turns on, nothing pops up on the monitor so I can boot into the bios. The computer starts with fans running fine, no error beep. Lights are on on the motherboard. I have tried... -Made sure CPU was seated correctly...
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    New PC wont boot windows 10 usb

    So I recently built a PC for the first time and after I went into bios to make sure that the USB is the priority boot device, I attempted to boot the PC. It gave me the black screen and told me to enter the boot device and restart, as if there wasn't anything to boot from. Not sure if I'm...
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    Audio Cracks

    the audio keeps crackling when I do anything on my computer, I think my entire computer is stuttering and causing the audio to lag too, but I checked task manager and there is nothing that would cause my computer to be so slow. I recently updated my audio drivers. this is my build...
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    Solved Not allowing internet or ethernet connection on new build

    I recently just built and PC and had windows 10 operating system installed. When I tried to connect my ethernet cable so I could use the internet, all i see is a big "troubleshoot" button. When i click on it, it says it doesnt have network drivers installed or something. What should I do to get...
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    Solved Installing windows from BIOS via USB

    I'm having problems installing windows 10 on my PC with a USB drive, it wont go past the bios screen and wont boot. The drive is formatted so I don't know what the problem is.
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    Keyboard and mouse won’t work out of bios

    I bought all new components except from the hard drive as it already had windows installed on it, I replaced all the parts booted to bios with everything working fine however once windows had booted my keyboard and mouse became ‘dead’ in the sense they were powered but the led’s didn’t show and...
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    Solved PC randomly freezed

    I was downloading League of Legends on a pretty clean pc, by clean I mean nothing was downloaded except for CPU-Z. I was watching youtube while the game are downloading, and then when I press esc to exit out of video everything kind of freezes. I can move and see the mouse cursor. The cap lock...
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    New PC gives me no Display/POST

    Hi everyone, recently I've built my own PC after ordering all the parts. It was hard but at last I got it to turn on, fans were working and LED lights were on. However, when I then tried to connect a monitor to get into the BIOS and start installing Windows 10, my monitor was receiving no...
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    Solved Monitor suddenly can't get any signals

    First off, I wanted to say I'm not sure if this is the right forums to ask this question since I don't exactly know what causes my problem so sorry in advance. This is a pretty new pc and have been successfully turned on before. I was still changing around the settings in bio,mostly ram and...
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    Problems With Turning New PC On

    So i bought Pc parts To build my own pc and they were I5-8400 Asus Strix GTX 1060 6gb Asus Strix B360-g Gaming Motherboard 16GB Ram 1 TB HDD 700W Power Supply And i Built it i plugged in all the power Plugs: 2 In the motherboard One for the actual motherboard and the other for the CPU i...
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