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  1. Jon52bb

    Need Help, Netgear orbi

    I recently purchased two netgear orbi’s one satellite one router. I have 1gb internet upload/download through centurylink. When I test connection on my WiFi I can only max out around 330-340mbs but on wired I get closer to 1gb. I know there is supposed to be a drop off but I can be within 10 ft...
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    Cloning Old SSD to new SSD

    I have my internal ssd, and external hdd back up drives. I bought a new tb ssd to put in place of my 500gb internal. Can I first clone my c drive to my external hdd and then after the installation of my new ssd clone it over to the new ssd from my external? I have that Mercium free cloning...
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    Asus BIOS Boot loop

    Hello, I am in need of some help regarding my ASUS PC BIOS. I have no idea what's happened but I seem to be stuck in a constant loop no matter what I change and adjust in the boot settings. I've followed instructions online changing the Secure Boot OS Type, Saving PK keys on a USB and loading...
  4. PDU72

    New Server Help

    Hello all, Were trying to transition into a bigger business by upgrading our server. Currently we have a regular desktop run our server, its an i5, 1tb HDD 7200rpm with win 10. Every week our file backup is only 2gb in size so size capacity isnt our problem but speed... In the office we only...
  5. N

    Shorted (?) My PC

    Hello! I think I killed my PC. That's a little dramatic but I have never had something like this hapoen before and I am very stressed about it. I think I may have shorted it but I also don't know exactly what that means. Details below. I have this old external cd drive that I was trying to...
  6. H

    Computer freezes up

    Hi guys! o_O(y):cry: Just created an account and i'm making this post just to know where is the topic that i can ask for some software problems! I will explain the problem: when i try to turn on the computer it runs normal and appears the log in screen, i log in and when the system is...
  7. N

    Advise on Buying a new laptop! Help

    Hi I'm a total newbie to the world of technology and I'm about to spend some money on a laptop! I'm a music production guy and I am looking to get something for that purpose only. My current knowledge of CPU , RAM , GPU is really limited.. So i all i look for the how high the numbers are. Ex...
  8. T

    Ping Spikes every 30 seconds on the dot

    So, as far as technology goes, I'm pretty clueless. I'm alright at using it for day-to-day activities, but I know very little about how any of it really works. Because of this, I am really unsure why my wifi is acting up. It could be a very simple computer problem or a problem with the ISP, I...
  9. G

    can someone help me install sourcebans on my gameserver?

    i just got a DoD source server, and i really want this sourcebans thing to work on my server, i also have a web domain, if someone could explain, or even bether do it for me that would me awesome
  10. Pyro892

    Help getting exp

    Hello. I am relatively new to computer hardware, DIY ,and Computer repair. This is really due to the lack of a desktop computer and the money to spend if i screwed up my laptop. However I have always been interested in the technology but never found the motivation to research it more because i...
  11. O

    How can I connect to a WIFI network on Windows XP?

    I recently bought a Windows 7 Gateway computer, but was unaware that Windows XP was installed. Now, I am having trouble connecting to my network whether it be through WIFI or Ethernet cable.
  12. P

    New pc problems

    So, this was my first time making a gaming computer and when i got it all up and running ... It would freeze than crash. I asked around and someone told me that my power supple (750w) wasnt going to cut it since my graphics card takes that alone. So i went and spent roughly 250 on a 1300w...
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    Internet Connection Problems

    To start off, let me say that I'm a complete and utter noob to technical things. Sure I know how to install programs, use Windows Explorer, and use the control panel; but I'm entirely lost on most other things. It doesn't help that I grew up with a Mac. Also I'm a high school student, so I don't...
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