new computer

  1. G

    Complete newbie to tech stuff

    Hey! So I set a password on my new laptop. Chrome lock password. And have forgotten it. So unable to use google despite deleting extension and reinstalling google chrome. I was thinking of resetting the laptop. Is it safe? And how to do it without issue? Will cloud download of windows 10 be...
  2. Sunnyfl

    Which computer to buy for CAD software????

    So I am looking to buy some CAD software for my business and my current computer won't support it. This feels like a daunting task as I know nothing really about computers. Makes it hard to compare. So I have listed the specs I need below and then links to some of the computers I am...
  3. kekwLenovo

    Computer question

    Hello! Recently i have been thinking about buying a new computer for gaming in the budget of 1500 euros,so should i buy a prebuild or by it by parts? Personaly i dont likke building stuff,but need other opinions.:giggle:
  4. C

    Computer Restarts when I open up certain games

    Hello everyone! I've been experiencing an issue with some of my games that has been driving me crazy. The Issue: When I open up certain games (So far only Call of Duty Black Ops and Fall Guys) my computer restarts at the main menu. In event viewer afterwards it pops up as "Kernal Power event...
  5. L

    New computer, and games keep crashing

    i have recently built a new computer with my friend. but it wont let me play games like Call of Duty, or Need For Speed without crashing and sometimes blue screen of death. But i can play games like World of Warcraft, and Heroes of might and magic 3, without problems. i have tried disableing all...
  6. Tadhgkeegan

    My USB Drive isn’t showing up in asus ez flash 3

    I built a new pc but didn’t put a disk drive in it, so when I realized I would need new drivers I put the disk In my sisters laptop and transferred it on to usb stick, now when I go into ez flash 3 it won’t Show my usb stick as a storage Device, it only shows my two Hard drives. I would really...
  7. S

    What's causing my PC to lag?

    I recently got a new rtx 2060 super and i5 9400F CPU and i've been experiencing lots of lag... why? Is the GPU causing the problem? I thought the RTX 2060 super can run most games smoothly without lag?
  8. taterjaxx

    Solved New Computer Advice

    Hi there! My apologies if this is not posted in the proper area. I am looking to buy a new Dell desktop and am looking for information on what I need to look for as far as performance (e.g. RAM, Hard Drive, etc.). It will be used for digital art, graphic design, etc., and several software...
  9. M

    Need help with recorded lectures on Adobe Connect

    Hi, I not able to watch recorded lectures on Adobe Connect. Other people are able to do so, however. I have tried everything on Adobe's website to solve this issue. I have also tried uninstalling the applications and re-installing them. I reset the laptop this morning, but to no avail. This is...
  10. N

    Brand new store bought PC rebooting when playing Overwatch

    As the title suggests, I bought this PC a couple days ago. Windows and Graphics drivers are all updates. Also tried to download drivers for the motherboard and was only instructed to download AMD Ryzen Master app that seems to only monitor my PC settings and temps. When I play Overwatch, the...
  11. B

    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...
  12. H

    brand new hp laptop is slow right out of the box

    I bought my fiancé a new laptop and the day we took it out of the box the laptop was slow and was using 100% cpu and disk and almost 100% memory
  13. S

    Which computer is best for creative purposes for £700-£800

    Hey, I’m looking for a computer to do digital art on for tattoo designing and although I am getting a Wacom tablet I need a computer and can’t always carry the Wacom around with me. My budget is anything up to £800 at the very max hopefully there is something suitable for £700 though. I would...
  14. B

    Solved New Work PC

    Hi, Just wanting some advice. Currently I am using a laptop for work: Processor: AMD A6-52200 APU Radeon (TM) HD Installed RAM: 8.00 GB (7.46 GB usable) Pretty basic, but has served me well for 5 years or so but is becoming slow so am looking for a cheapish upgrade. I am a physio - just...
  15. J

    Can’t connect to internet

    My son built his own gaming pc. He already downloaded windows 10. But he cannot connect to our internet. He tried downloading some drivers online, but we weren’t sure what to download. Now he has a bunch of random drivers on it, but still can’t connect. Can you help?
  16. 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...
  17. B

    Please help: computer freezes

    Hi, i just got a new conputer, and im having a bit of a problem with it. The computer screen freezes, and a loud buzzing noise sounds if i have any sound running. I do have my computer hooked up to a tv by hdmi, but there seems to be no problem with that. Im getting a little frustrated with...
  18. F

    Resolution not supported after Update, cant get to safe mode

    so the titel says it All, but here is the story: I recently bought a new computer. It Arrived yeasterday and as i was testing it out in the various games i noticed i had some lag and low fps. I investigatoren for updates and found a Windows functionality update. I let it Update and then shut...
  19. N

    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...
  20. FireGimp

    I'm starting to think I need a new computer

    I hope I am posting this in the right place. I got this computer built by a friend about 6-7 years ago, and has worked really well ever since. I have upgraded the processor since then as well as the RAM (to 12 GB). My biggest concern is I am about to start going back to college and need my...