1. Jayjaycee

    Black screen after Windows Update

    Hi All! I need some help with my Windows 10 ASUS laptop - it has been having issues for quite sometime and I just put up with it but it is really getting to me now. Everytime I turn on the computer or restart from a Windows update, the screen is always black and sometimes I work around it with...
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    Fortnite Crashing every startup

    Hi. I play Fortnite on my gaming laptop but recently I was getting blue screens of death every single time I booted. I emailed Epic Games and they told me to have a technician look at my computer. The only thing I could do to fix the BSOD problem was to reset my pc. I did it and it was working...
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    Want to build a pc with low budget

    I want to buy a gigabyte f2a68hm-ds2 motherboard with amd a3 5300 processor. How will the setup be? What sort of performance can I expect? Can I play modern games with it?
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    Solved Comparison I5 8400 to a I7 8700 cpu

    I have been getting my parts together in order to build a new computer. I bought a I5 8400 CPU instead of an I7 because the I7 was more money than I wanted to spend. But now I see that Newegg has a I7 8700 for a little more than the $100.00 I spent on the I5 CPU. I know that the I7 will be...
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    Lackluster performance and fps stuttering with new GTX 1080

    Hello there, around a couple months ago, I purchased an MSI GTX 1080 ARMOR and installed it in place of my GTX 970 WINDFORCE graphics card. The performance I've been receiving in games is lackluster from what I was expecting, typically sitting at around 60-70 frames and dipping below 60 in games...
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    Solved Game install has changed my computer in a very bad way

    I need help if my username means anything. Recently I installed a game called "Age of Empires" from a disk that came promotional out of an Old kellogs cereal box about 15 to 20 years ago. My computer worked fine during gameplay and afterwards in a different game called Dragons Dogma through...
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    Intermittent performance issues on Dell workstation

    Workstation Model: Dell Precision M4600; running Windows 7 Professional (64 Bit) Processor: Intel Core i7-2760QM CPU @ 2.40 GHz RAM: 8 GB GPU: AMD Radeon HD 6700M It's a premade workstation laptop, not custom, and AFAIK all components are original, though I did purchase the computer...
  8. TheGreatKaito

    Optimize my nvidia settings for me for better performance

    My core system specs and equipment[right now] :- 1)Processor-Intel Core i5 6500 @3.20 Ghz. 2)Ram-Corsair Vengeance LPX series[2400 Mhz] 8 GB lone stick. 4)GPU-Zotac Geforce 1060 3GB Mini. I mainly want the performance enhancements for CS:GO and other high FPS driven games.Please tell me if my...
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    Need to speed up computer for games, even if it looks bad.

    Hi, I have been wondering whether or not there are some options you can do with windows 10 that allow you to maximize performance, even if it doesn't look as nice. I just want to be able to run my games smoothly until I can get a better computer. Can anyone recommend me anything?
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    Problems after installing Windows 10

    Sometime but not immediately after installing windows 10 my computer (not slow, custom-built for gaming) got a lot slower in some regards. Namely when it comes to windows functions. Accessing/creating folders or files, opening, saving and any other file explorer functions (including opening...
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    Periodic slowness with HDD

    Hi everyone, I have several virtual OS on an internal drive, but during the installation and using the OS guests, there seems to be a severe slowdown. During installation, the process slowed down severely and then picked up again and again. And using the guests is the same...periodic severe...
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    Hyper 212x vs turbo

    Hi I was wondering if I should buy the hyper 212x or the turbo edition CPU fan. I was wondering is there a difference and if so how much of a difference is there in overall performance and how do each one of them cool down the system with a full load.
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    Does it make sense to Dual-Boot W10 - [Performance|Comfort]?

    Hi, I have a Lenovo Yoga 500 laptop. Core i7 6500, 8GB RAM. I'm a computer science student, so every bit of performance I can get is welcome. I'm thinking of creating a dual boot system of two Windows 10 installations, where one is tweaked towards the performance extreme, and the other for...
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    Solved Unlocking CPU cores, good or bad?

    Recently, on, I found articles on how to unlock the CPU's cores and gain processing speed. I have a desktop with an Intel G2030 CPU. I followed the procedure presented by the author and found a very noticeable increase in the responsiveness of Windows 7 in booting, shutting...