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Windows 10 v2: Cortana the Corporate Spy Edition ( 2 3 4 5 6 7 Last ) This thread has images

Recreated since the old thread is about to hit the 5000 post limit.

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Computers

I need a new computer, preferably a Cyberpower. Recommendations?

Hi there, hope I'm posting in the right place. Long story short, I'm moving off to college soon and it's time I replace my 4-year old computer. I'm inexperienced about looking for these things, however. I will say that I bought my current computer, a...

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by PancakeScoot Go to last post
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Computers

CIPWTTKT&GC v0x25 (v37): The Master of Soundblaster ( 2 3 4 5 .. 46 47 48 49 Last ) This thread has images

Before you ask questions here LOOK AT THIS THREAD HERE! Please kindly keep your Speedtest stuff to yourself, nobody wants it shitting up the thread Welcome to CIPWTTKT&GC, this thread started out in 2009 as a thread to point and...

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by Medevila Go to last post
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by Sand Castle Go to last post
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Help

Need help on a GPU under 300 to upgrade to

upgrading from a ATI 6800 (my dad gave me a i7-3770k processor and another GPU to crossfire and I pinpointed that the only reason I'm running a 170 mod set up with up to 1k textures at 20-30 fps outside is because of my horrid VRAM of 1gb) i've been...

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by BLUcody Go to last post
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Music

Headphone Buying Megathread/Guide V4 - Come here for all your audio needs! (New Threads are not needed) ( 2 3 4 5 .. 67 68 69 70 Last ) This thread has images

This is the fourth version of the headphone buying guide. It's been a while since I've changed much here. As before, if you need help or have questions shoot me a PM or use the thread. (The latter will be more efficacious probably.) (I'd go right out...

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Question

The "Quick Questions That Don't Deserve A Thread"...Thread. v5 ( 2 3 4 5 .. 71 72 73 74 Last ) This thread has images

The purpose of this thread is simple. It's for those that have quick questions regarding on anything computer or perhaps electronics related, where a thread is not necessarily required. The reason of why such thread is created is to help reducing...

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by DrTaxi Go to last post
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Help

Windows 10 Upgrade failed in the SAFE_OS phase This thread has images

Been trying to upgrade windows 10 home edition all last night. I've tried the windows updater install, the windows media downloader, and the reddit method of making my own iso using the ESD decrypter. Every single attempt ends up with my computer...

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by dgneocom Go to last post
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High temps and differing readouts This thread has images

As you can see, my temperatures are pretty high. http://i.imgur.com/k778uwW.png This is normal for my Laptop's chassis (Optimus V) but still worrying. However i'm confused as to why speedfan and HWMonitor show different results. Which one should I...

3 Hours Ago
by Wickerman123 Go to last post
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Computers

PC Building Thread ( 2 3 4 5 .. 50 51 52 53 Last ) This thread has images

With the removal of some beloved subforums, this thread is here for system builds, component deals, and asking if you should buy a 970. I will try to keep the builds in this OP as updated as possible with current performance and deals, but any input or...

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Love

Android Thread - Android 5.0 Lollipop or go home ( 2 3 4 5 .. 119 120 121 122 Last ) This thread has images

NO FUCKING PHONE WARS - DEBATE THE RELATIVE MERITS OF SAMSUNG/HTC/APPLE/MICROSOFT ETC YES BUT DON'T SHIT UP THE THREAD. THEY'RE JUST PHONES News and Reviews Android Police - A personal favourite. Tons of app reviews, updates and...

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by garychencool Go to last post
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Computers

Help transferring Windows from a failing hard drive

My computer's C drive rescently failed, and I did not recognise which of my two drives was failing until after windows stopped booting. For a while, Safe Mode was the only way for my PC to boot, and now even that freezes before it launches. If I try to...

4 Hours Ago
by Copperbotte Go to last post
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Post Your

Post Your Servers v2: "Not my equipment, but..." ( 2 3 4 5 .. 16 17 18 19 Last ) This thread has images

Have servers at home? Post 'em Maintain servers at work? Post 'em Walk by servers on the way to your desk? Post 'em Here's one of the nicer looking schools I work for: http://i.imgur.com/QEGxyY1.jpg And here's one of the not so nicer looking...

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by daigennki Go to last post
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Help

Question about upgrading RAM on pc

I have a quick question, I'm planning to get the RAM on my pc upgraded. Do the RAM upgrades stack? By that I mean (for example) if I have 8gb now and I get an 8gb upgrade kit will I just be replacing my current 8gb or adding another 8gb?

6 Hours Ago
by Levelog Go to last post
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Help

My current Rig -- Cant run rust to well...

Processor: AMD Bulldozer FX-4100 3.6GHZ 4Cores Motherboard: ASUS M5A97 AMD 970chip Ram: 8GB DDR3 1600MHz Power: 600W Video Card: AMD Radeon HD 7750 1GB What should I change to get Rust to run smoother and with no lag. Thanks

6 Hours Ago
by Gorgoth209 Go to last post
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Windows 7: Can't get Windows Update to work - Error Code 80072EE2

Windows Update hasn't been working on my computer for months now and I can't figure out what the problem is. I keep getting the error code "80072EE2" I've tried a wide variety of solutions to no avail. The official Microsoft Support website has been...

7 Hours Ago
by Vitalon Go to last post
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Computers

General Linux Chat and Small Questions v. Year of the Linux Desktop! ( 2 3 4 5 .. 34 35 36 37 Last ) This thread has images

Welcome to the GNU/Linux thread, where you can talk about Linux and other Linux related stuff. What is Linux? Linux is an operating system, a large piece of software that manages a computer. It is similar to Microsoft Windows, but it is entirely...

8 Hours Ago
by lavacano Go to last post
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Help

Internet cutting out when running a game.

Hi guys, I've had this really frustrating problem the past month where my internet will cut out completely when I launch a game. It varies on how it reacts, sometimes I'll launch a game and it'll say I have 50 ping for instance, but it's running like...

10 Hours Ago
by Magman77 Go to last post
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Question

Apple Slim Keyboards This thread has images

Hey guys, Recently been running into some issues with my keyboard, which is one of these: http://www.everymac.com/images/other_images/apple-aluminum-keyboard.jpg So I'm looking for replacements with very similar qualities. Of note would be: 1)...

16 Hours Ago
by Superwafflez Go to last post
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Art

Post Your Desktop v10: "Now With A Semi Proper OP" Edition ( 2 3 4 5 .. 74 75 76 77 Last ) This thread has images

Places to check for new wallpapers: wallhaven.cc /wg/ on 4chan (or /w/ if you want an anime wall specifically) r/wallpapers is a thing though I haven't used it myself Google Images can be successful with a few keywords and the word "background" or...

18 Hours Ago
by Excalibuurr Go to last post
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Work In Progress

Windows Phone 8 thread ( 2 3 4 5 .. 34 35 36 37 Last ) This thread has images

On June 20, Microsoft has announced Windows Phone 8, set for release later this year. Shared Windows Core. Now Windows Phone has the same Windows NT kernel you'll find on your desktop. This makes porting apps from one device to another much...

1 Day Ago
by wraithcat Go to last post
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Question

What to get rid of and what to keep? 1.5k Eur budget.

Hey, I have spare 1.5k Eur to spend on PC but I am not sure what to get really. Current specs: CPU: AMD FX-8350 Motherboard: M5A97 R2.0 ASUS GPU: GTX 970 Asus Case: Unknown but shit. PSU: 750W OCZ (4 years old) RAM: 8 GB @ 1666

1 Day Ago
by arleitiss Go to last post
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Hobbies

Windows 8: Can't turn my volume up or down

Hey there. Recently, I got my computer fixed after it's HDD broke. But now, I can't turn my volume up or down with the volume keys. How would I fix this? P.S. FML if there is a setting I can change, if so never heard of it

1 Day Ago
by [EG] Pepper Go to last post
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Help

"AMD Driver Stopped Responding" Error While Watching Source Quality Twitch Stream This thread has images

Title's kinda self-explanatory. Whenever I'm watching those streams it'll stay for about 5 seconds but then my screen will lock up and i'll be greeted with this At first I thought my GPU must have been dying, but I did a few tests (played a 5...

1 Day Ago
by Angus725 Go to last post
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Question

Garry's Mod Dedicated Server - Expectations

Hi, I apologies if this thread is posted in the wrong forum but I'm interested in renting a dedicated server to run multiple Garry's Mod servers. When it comes to hardware requirements with Garry's Mod servers I become a bit blank because I can't seem to...

1 Day Ago
by DrTaxi Go to last post
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Computers

Camera Panning Stutter on Main Rig

Was wondering if anyone could have some insight as so i could further diagnose the issue i'm having. I own two rigs, one is an i7 2600 @ 3.4ghz with a GTX680, 8GB Samsung Green RAM and a WD 1TB Hard Drive. This is my Guest rig My Main rig which i use...

1 Day Ago
by MxOAgentJohnson Go to last post
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Help

PC System Underperforming, why?

I've been having trouble with consistent framerates and stuttering issues in-game seemingly unrelated to framerate. (I'll have 120+fps and there'll still be stuttering about every other second.) Additionally I've been having the system start stuttering...

1 Day Ago
by Zancoth Go to last post
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C#

Windows Desktop General - For The Rest of Us ( 2 3 Last ) This thread has images

Windows XP Media Center Edition, Bliss Welcome to the Windows Desktop General thread! This thread is for discussing all versions of Windows and also Windows software to some degree, past, present, and hopefully in a while future ones too. Merry...

1 Day Ago
by coyote93 Go to last post
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Help

PC startup problem

Hey guys kinda a lurker here but i needed some help with an issue I'm having. About an hour ago my PC was running somewhat fine until it locked up and froze ( more on that later) usually I would just restart but this time.it was a no go I was greeted by a...

1 Day Ago
by AJ10017 Go to last post
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News
Winner x 47

Windows 10: Because Seven Eight Nine ( 2 3 4 5 .. 123 124 125 126 Last ) This thread has images

Return of the start menu Metro apps run in a window for desktop users Focused on the desktop Virtual desktops Record game clips Different SKUs -- Mobile, Home, Pro Release "this summer" Free upgrade for 7, 8, 8.1 user for the...

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2 Days Ago
by KillerJaguar Go to last post
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Computers

Mouse Megathread v2 ( 2 3 4 5 .. 22 23 24 25 Last ) This thread has images

Original OP by G-Guy. Modified by Banned? Recreated with G-Guy's permission. The mouse. The most important peripheral a computer can have. It's kind of hard to use a computer without it. It's even harder to play a game without one and can be very...

2 Days Ago
by Reyjr43 Go to last post
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Help

L9 P760 stuck on loading screen

My phone will get past the LG logo, but when it gets to the point were it has the foaty squares, it wont go from there. its just stuck there. I've already tried a factory reset but it didn't change anything

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Computers

Mechanical Keyboard Megathread v3 ( 2 3 4 5 .. 74 75 76 77 Last ) This thread has images

Original OP by Nsybouts, modified by Banned? Fact: Nearly all keyboards sold bundled with computers or at retail stores use rubber domes under their keys. This is the same technology used in cheap TV remotes. They're made to be as cheap as possible to...

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by Levelog Go to last post
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Help

Rendering a video in Sony Vegas 12 to a MP4 to be played on a MAC.

Basically a friend of mine performed live a few days ago and I filmed it all and want to send her the videos so she can watch them. I uploaded them on dropbox (source files, Mp4 1920x1080) but they wouldn't play on her Mac with Quicktime even though MP4...

2 Days Ago
by grabbetterlif Go to last post
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PC Games

Apple and Mac Discussion v. Magical And Revolutionary ( 2 3 4 5 .. 14 15 16 17 Last ) This thread has images

(Copied from two threads before) I've decided to make a new thread since Garry enabled post limit once again Discuss all the new shiny stuff by your favourite fruit company in this thread, may it be the iPhone, iPad, Macs or even 30 pin connectors...

3 Days Ago
by Medevila Go to last post
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Help

Qualcomm Adapter not working

I've had this custom built computer for about a year now. My wifi has started cutting out frequently, but running the troubleshooter and letting it reset the adapter has worked so far. Sometimes, it would fuck up really bad, but reinstalling the drivers...

3 Days Ago
by Conro101 Go to last post
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Question

Recording screen with multiple audio channels?

Hey, just wondering is there software or even possiblity to record gameplay with two audio tracks seperately? Like music playing from external application + game audio to be split into two different audio tracks?

3 Days Ago
by tratzzz Go to last post
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Help

Windows 10 VIDEO_MEMORY_INTERNAL error

So I rebooted my PC this morning to update and now whenever I boot up it gives me a BSoD with that error. I can't enter Safe Mode, I've reset my PC, and I can't get into any of the advanced recover options because I can't log in to any accounts on the...

3 Days Ago
by taipan Go to last post
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Help

Windows 8.1 Automatic Repair Loop problem. Can't fix need help.

So when I uninstalled Avast in place of a different antivirus software, apparently Windows didn't like that. I tried to shut down immediately because I was told that the backing panel to my mobo came off (Worried it would be dangling by a fan or...

3 Days Ago
by Richard Simmons Go to last post
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Help

How to open .exe files when blocked?

Hi, I'm at school, and I have and exe file that I want to open. Its not a game or anything - it's for usb security. The admins have everything secured pretty well. Exe files are blocked. Cmd is blocked (although finding a method of opening it it's...

3 Days Ago
by SirZoloft Go to last post
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Computers

Facepunch Hardware Trading Thread v2: Come buy all QuikKill's stuff ( 2 3 4 5 .. 19 20 21 22 Last ) This thread has images

Welcome to the Official Facepunch Hardware Trading Thread v2! A couple ground rules: 1. Trades are in no way monitored by anyone. It is between you and the other person. 2. Don't post your address here! We don't need a spammer sending you ...

3 Days Ago
by latin_geek Go to last post
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Question

Assign ShadowPlay to MouseWheel button? or alternative push to talk solution? This thread has images

Hey, I am playing games with my friends and we talk on TS3, when using ShadowPlay it only records their voices from game not mine. TS3 has push to talk button assigned to MouseWheel. I want to assign shadowplay push to talk button to same button, so...

4 Days Ago
by Hermosa Go to last post
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Cloning HDD "Incompatible Disk Selected" This thread has images

I got a new HDD and I wanted to clone the contents of my current C drive to the new drive, and use it as my new C drive. I was following this tutorial but the software they recommended ended up giving me the error in the title. Which is pretty much a dead...

4 Days Ago
by Levelog Go to last post
5 132
Help

Heat problem with Evga GTX 760

Hello, I have been having a problem with my Nvidia Evga GTX 760. Just a few days ago everything was fine with my card but recently games like GTA V have been making my GPU shoot up to 60c from 40 then from there it continues to increase before I have...

4 Days Ago
by Megalan Go to last post
5 260
Help

GTA IV directory missing? Game still runs, I just can't find the directory. Help?

So I've tried searching many different ways and still nothing comes up. The default installation is C:\Program Files(x86)\Rockstar Games\etc... but the rockstar folder isn't there. In My Documents the Rockstar Games folder for saves and user music is...

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by freaka Go to last post
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Suspicious PC infection.

This is more like a fast thread, but I thought I could find someone who knows what may cause this here. Today I was using my computer only to find that really annoying pop-ups starter to appear when I used Chrome. Like trying to open a thread on fp and it...

4 Days Ago
by [EG] Pepper Go to last post
10 326
Question

Over clicking questions

Hello, I'm beginning to learn the basics of overclocking and I was wondering what the offset voltage is. I was watching a few videos but they all used a fixed voltage which my board doesn't seem to have. Also, I was wondering if I should pay attention...

4 Days Ago
by Avyiix Go to last post
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Help

Cannot upgrade to windows 10, windows update says error code 80240020 This thread has images

I have installed all the optional updates, would it be possible that I am missing one that's required for windows 10 to be available to me?

4 Days Ago
by LegoGuy Go to last post
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Help

Computer turns on and off over and over before booting. This thread has images

So this morning I was going to be out all day and went to turn off my computer. When I did the LEDs dimmed and started to turn on and off, and the fans were slowly spinning and stopping in time with the lights. I figured it was no big deal and turned off...

4 Days Ago
by Katatonic717 Go to last post
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Help

Garrys mod Mac

Hi, I wanted to know if Garry's mod work well on Macbook : http://www.apple.com/fr/shop/buy-mac/macbook Otherwise, what laptop choose for run garrys mod? Sorry for my bas english :'( Thanks

5 Days Ago
by Medevila Go to last post
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Help

Can't access user folder on old HDD via docking station

I bought a Novatech 2.5"/3.5" docking station in order to get some files off of my old PC's hard drive, but the user folder I'd like to get stuff out of refuses to open. It was hidden, but I've unhidden it now and it gives me a popup saying "You don't...

5 Days Ago
by FloaterTWO Go to last post
2 113
Question

TL;DR Network: any ideas for a fitting CMS, or any ideas on how to achieve this plan?

Hello everyone Extremely sorry if in the wrong category, but with all the categories killed a while ago I was not sure where to post this. I recently acquired the URL "http://tldr.network", with all the new domain names and such I was picked to have...

5 Days Ago
by Siemz Go to last post
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Help

Clicking noises in game, then BSOD

This problem has recently started happening but whenever I am in a game of League of Legends I will start to hear a clicking noise which I presume to be the hard drive? The game screen will freeze up for a few seconds every few clicking noises and then...

5 Days Ago
by KillaGunna24 Go to last post
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Question

How many fucking updates until I can get Win 8.1 Pro?

I have been doing over 300 updates everyday since the start of this month so I can upgrade to Windows 8.1, because apparently when you download a Windows 8.1 ISO it still doesn't give you 8.1. You need to spend a month fucking updating everything. So I...

5 Days Ago
by SatoshiAaron Go to last post
4 214
Help

Screen not fitting monitor This thread has images

i have set my resolution to the max my monitor can handle, but it still doesn't fit it it's basically inside this huge black box and i can't find a way to fix it

6 Days Ago
by TylerB Go to last post
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Humor

Hard drive issues This thread has images

Today, my drive started to make loud clicking drives, and will be hesitant on starting up on a cold boot. What is its fuckin problem?

6 Days Ago
by Richard Simmons Go to last post
8 213
Computers

Need a Gaming/work PC build, 1000 ~ 1200 Budget

Hey, I'm looking to spend around 1k ideally (But I can push it to 1.2k if necessary) on a PC I need it to be able to handle things like intensive Photoshop, Source Filmmaker, Sony Vegas and After Effects work I also want it to be able to run the...

6 Days Ago
by Levelog Go to last post
9 260
Computers

Switching to a laptop as a full time machine This thread has images

Hello there people of Facepunch! I'm wondering if it would be possible for a desktop computer user who is use the the modularity of desktop machines (swapping out GFX cards, installing RAM, etc) and be able to switch to a decently priced (say 2000)...

6 Days Ago
by latin_geek Go to last post
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Computers

Is My PC Good?

Ok so im thinking about a new pc setup heres the parts: Graphics Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 750 Ti 2GB Superclocked Video Card https://pcpartpicker.com/part/evga-video-card-02gp43753kr CPU: AMD Athlon X4 860K 3.7GHz Quad-Core Processor...

6 Days Ago
by Zarconite Go to last post
5 301
Help

Facepunch, I need you help with a very damaged laptop!

Ok, so here's my attempt to explain my laptop problem. So, I got a toshiba p845-s200 over summer, it's the model with the 3rd gen i5, 750gb Hdd, and 6gb 1600mhz RAM. The laptop screen got water logged earlier this year, so I disassembled the laptop and...

1 Week Ago
by mickey1529 Go to last post
12 1,482
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Good graphics card for $120 or below?

Hey, A friend of mine is upgrading his computer and wants to find the best graphics card for his budget of $120. He wants a card that can run ArmA 3, H1Z1, DayZ, Ark, DCS World, and all the other modern games at a decent settings. I don't know...

1 Week Ago
by redBadger Go to last post
14 557
Help

XCOM Enemy Within + Long War Beta 15f crashing

Hi, I've suddenly run into this problem over the past day or so where I can't play Long War in enemy within because the game crashes before I can start an Exalt mission. I've already tried to reinstall long war, verify game cache, turn off firewall,...

1 Week Ago
by joshuadim Go to last post
0 149
Computers

dxgkrnl.sys Causing BSOD This thread has images

Over the past few weeks I've been getting the odd BSOD I've not been able to see it because my screen usually just goes black. Its starting to get more common so I've decided to look into it. This is what I'm getting from BlueScreenview I know its...

1 Week Ago
by [EG] Pepper Go to last post
16 535
Help

PSU blew, computer wont start

So I go to turn my desktop on today and realize it wont start. I had just used it about a week ago. PSU was hot and smelled just a touch funky. 500 watt LS ultra. I took it out and put in a shitty 300w one from a gateway computer i had laying around. Fans...

1 Week Ago
by subenji99 Go to last post
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Help

60 FPS and 4K video in YouTube drops frames like crazy in Chrome.

For some reason whenever I play 4K or 60 FPS video on YouTube in Chrome it seems to like dropping a ton of frames. With 60 FPS video it skips about half the frames and 4k it likes to skip about a second every few seconds. I have also tried it with a fresh...

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1 Week Ago
by Bat-shit Go to last post
23 906
Computers

Can I run Rust?

Macbook Pro Early 2011 OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 Processor: 2.7GHz Intel core i7 Memory: 4gb 1333MHz DDR3 Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 3000 384 MB I know I more than likely wont be able to play it, But just want somebody to tell me straight out if I can...

1 Week Ago
by nikomo Go to last post
8 398
Music

Old sound card in a new computer?

So I recently built a computer and put it in my old Alienware case because I had nothing to throw it in, and I was tired of having my motherboard just sitting on my desk. While gutting the case, I remembered that the Alienware had a Sound Blaster...

1 Week Ago
by I_love_garrysmod Go to last post
3 247
Help

Trouble updating windows 8

Windows 10 is close, so I wanted to update my laptop's windows 8 so I could grab me a windows 10 upgrade. I use the laptop in dual boot and normally use Linux on it. Now after I booted windows 8, it greeted me with a clean OEM instal, no idea why. I...

1 Week Ago
by diwako Go to last post
2 176
Help

Vertical line of dead pixels going down laptop screen, any fixes?

I've been having this issue with my laptop for a couple weeks now where there's a line of dead pixels going vertically down on the right side of my screen. Is there any fix to this that doesn't cost a lot/needs to be replaced? Thanks in advance

1 Week Ago
by Warship Go to last post
5 318
Help

First PC build - need opinions on parts.

Edit: Oops, I didn't see there was a dedicated PC Building thread, I've reposted to there. Some info: I want to keep this build under $600. The PC is going to be used for gaming and game development. I have these two builds, I got both from Choose My...

1 Week Ago
by CowThing Go to last post
0 131
Question

How to make this build better for streaming?

http://pcpartpicker.com/p/g92bRB I have been thinking about streaming a bit more and currently when I stream it brings down my fps in-game way too much. What is the best upgrade I can do to get it good for streaming?

1 Week Ago
by Brt5470 Go to last post
8 304
Question

Windows 10 on a new pc build?

I know Windows 10 is free and all, would I be able to get it free on and entirely new pc build? would I have to buy windows 7 and just upgrade? Is windows 10 even worth it for gaming right now? I heard a lot of games might not be compatible right...

1 Week Ago
by Fat White Lump Go to last post
3 198
Repeat

How to make this old build better?

Last year I made a thread about upgrading my old old build and since then I got a Xeon E5430 to put in it and I did get a new GPU, however it died fairly fast and the first few times it came DOA so I just decided to grab a refund and throw a negative...

1 Week Ago
by Zarconite Go to last post
9 466
Computers

Windows 10 free upgrade from Windows 7 Ultimate

I have a laptop running Windows 7 Ultimate. I never liked the look of Windows 8 so Ive held out for Windows 10. For some reason though im not getting the notification that allows you to reserve the upgrade. I've made sure that everything is already...

1 Week Ago
by helifreak Go to last post
3 353
Question

How hot would your gaming GPU have to be for ANY damage to happen?

Or would your PC turn off to prevent even the smallest bit of damage?

1 Week Ago
by Bat-shit Go to last post
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Help

Steam "failing to connect to servers" [Can't login on my laptop] This thread has images

I've been trying to log on into steam since last night and it's been giving me the same message over and over again: I don't understand what's going on, can someone help me with this?

1 Week Ago
by redBadger Go to last post
1 159
Help

Windows Crashing This thread has images

I just bought a new PC and used the older HDD from my laptop to power it up, obviously removing all other incompatible drivers then reinstalling compatible ones. But now this is the second time it has happened whist playing Fallout 3/Vegas - TTW mod ...

1 Week Ago
by Murkrow Go to last post
10 301
Love

High FPS with stuttering on GTX 760 This thread has images

Hello, everyone! I've got a bit of a problem. I'm hitting around 40-70 FPS on TF2, and above that in Garry's Mod. This has also happened in System Shock 2 and other 3D games. Everything's fine for a while until a random spike occurs where the game becomes...

1 Week Ago
by Naelstrom Go to last post
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Help

1tb hard drive shows as a 32mb RAW drive after installing Windows on a separate SSD. This thread has images

Long story short, I bricked my install of Windows 7 Professional (64bit) on the 1tb Seagate HDD to the point where it was unrecoverable, so I bought a 240gb SSD and installed Windows on that, which then rendered the 1tb drive unreadable on every computer...

1 Week Ago
by lavacano Go to last post
9 512
Computers

Retrocomputing Megathread Ver KOManiacJim longs for the old computers. ( 2 3 4 5 6 Last ) This thread has images

Because of the Auto Lock kicking in on the old thread, you can find it here for reference. Oh boy, let's talk about Retro Computing. If you don't really know what Retrocomputing is I'll give you a quick little rundown: Retrocomputing is the act...

1 Week Ago
by Pepsi-cola Go to last post
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