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Crashing games, need help with troubleshooting

Hello everyone, I've got a problem. I'll be playing games and, for whatever reason, the game will lock-up, display the whole "<game> has stopped responding" window (sometimes), and the last little bit of audio will repeat infinitely unless I disable and...

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User files are being deleted/wiped daily

Okay so this problem started a couple days ago, i'm using my new laptop (Lenovo Z50) and it was all working fine, got Norton 360 and malwarebytes anti-malware installed on it just in-case i picked up anything, but then one morning i come to go on the...

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Just bought a car, need recommendations on a dash cam.

As the title says I recently bought my first car (woo!) and I was looking to get a dash cam. Only issue being that I have no idea what I'm looking if I'm being honest. Just going off what I've seen listed on Amazon and various other sites. So I'm asking...

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Any way to recover these corrupted JPG's? This thread has images

Long story short, I found an SD card that I had lost for over a year. The last time I checked (over a year ago), all the pictures were readable... Now about 50% of them are corrupted. I have no idea how this happened, but it's been driving me crazy. ...

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CIPWTTKT&GC v 0x23 (v35): Crest Delivery Network ( 2 3 4 5 .. 24 25 26 27 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 laugh at...

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Computers
 

Mechanical Keyboard Megathread v3 ( 2 3 4 5 .. 62 63 64 65 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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The "Quick Questions That Don't Deserve A Thread"...Thread. v5 ( 2 3 4 5 .. 29 30 31 32 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...

1 Hour Ago
by TheKingofBees 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 .. 12 13 14 15 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...

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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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Android Thread - Android 5.0 Lollipop or go home ( 2 3 4 5 .. 48 49 50 51 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...

7 Hours Ago
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Windows 10: Because Seven Eight Nine ( 2 3 4 5 .. 31 32 33 34 Last ) This thread has images

Starting this up again because it's getting close to leak time. What we know so far: • Return of the start menu • Metro apps run in a window for desktop users • Focused on the desktop

7 Hours Ago
by Levelog Go to last post
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Computers
 

PC Building Thread ( 2 3 4 5 6 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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Computers
 

Retrocomputing Megathread Ver KOManiacJim longs for the old computers. ( 2 3 4 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...

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My computer just kicked the bucket.... [New Computer Request]

Hey everyone, Right, my computer after a long 4 years of obsessive use has kicked the bucket. Admittedly only the graphics card has... but I'm due an upgrade anyway. My current rig: i7 (can't remember what one) but it works pretty well 12GB DDR3...

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10 Hours Ago
by Levelog Go to last post
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Computers
 

Facepunch Hardware Trading Thread v2: Come buy all QuikKill's stuff ( 2 3 4 5 .. 18 19 20 21 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 ...

13 Hours Ago
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Post Your Desktop v10: "Now With A Semi Proper OP" Edition ( 2 3 4 5 .. 62 63 64 65 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...

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by Kogyaru Go to last post
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Stupid
 

Kinect on Windows for Mocap

Has anyone else tried using the original Kinect (not the Xbox One version) for mocap or as a webcam on Windows 8.1? I bought this adapter for it and have been struggling for 2 hours trying to get the fucking thing to work, but it keeps disconnecting over...

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by Joannou1 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 .. 58 59 60 61 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...

17 Hours Ago
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Post your Speccy V2 ( 2 3 4 5 .. 15 16 17 18 Last ) This thread has images

Other thread is old and closed. You know what to do.

17 Hours Ago
by BoSoZoku Go to last post
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[Win10, Win8.1 x64] Artefacts fill screen randomly, freeze and sound stutter after ~10 seconds and have to hard reboot.

Posting this for a friend since isn't getting much help on /r/techsupport and I figure Facepunch has a much better clue of what's going on Thread @ http://www.reddit.com/r/techsupport/comments/30r39q/win10_win81_x64_artefacts_fill_screen_randomly/

18 Hours Ago
by strazyyy Go to last post
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Computers
 

Google Chrome Making the Windows "Asterisk" Sound

When browsing on Chrome I hear the Windows sound called "asterisk" constantly. It gets really bad when I'm on YouTube. The sounds have gotten absolutely unbearable. My friend also has this problem and we have absolutely no idea how to fix it. Is...

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pc games
 

Apple and Mac Discussion v. Magical And Revolutionary ( 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 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...

1 Day Ago
by woolio1 Go to last post
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Looking to build a PC with a $500 budget.

I want to build my Father a new PC for his upcoming Birthday. I've got around a 500-550 budget (USD) to spend. Right now he's running some dell pre-built he got years ago, with a GTX 550 ti and a 600w power supply slapped in it. So I'm looking for...

1 Day Ago
by Levelog Go to last post
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Computers
 

Sound stops working whenever my friend uses his microphone.

Hello! After several tries, I am about to rip off the last piece of hair I have on my head. To summarize shortly: My friend decided to format his PC. So, he got the RealTek audio drivers, he got the drivers for his Logitech G430, and he got logitech...

1 Day Ago
by Divided Go to last post
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Gross
 

Unresponsive Desktop and hanging. This thread has images

Hello! I got home from class today to find that my desktop was being unresponsive. If I moved the mouse, pixels in the top-left-most corner would change colors randomly, along with tearing and other artifacts. I could open the Task Manager but the mouse...

1 Day Ago
by Charrax Go to last post
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QUESTION
 

Good spyware/virus/etc cleaning software

My PC has been running incredibly slow lately and games that shouldn't be issues like League of Legends tank down to 10 fps during gameplay for no apparent reason. Massive chunks of my 8gb of ram are going missing and the computer's just overall too slow....

2 Days Ago
by selyamalik Go to last post
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What would be a good gaming PC build today? (AMD)

Lately I've heard (and experienced first hand) that some AMD chip mobos (especially ones made by GIGABYTE) are shit as they always find a reason to hard freeze and be nitpicky with RAM. Intel Z97 seems too expensive for end of cycle. I'm seriously at a...

2 Days Ago
by Levelog Go to last post
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QUESTION
 

Keyboard for Mac - question

I might be switching to a Mac soon and have a question about keyboards. Would any keyboard work with a Mac or do I need to get one made specifically for it? If any keyboard works, do programmable buttons work normally or do they not?

2 Days Ago
by Killervalon Go to last post
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Can I get a virus without opening the file? This thread has images

Someone on Steam sent me a goo.gl link, I followed it and it downloaded a file called Screenshot.scr and I deleted it as it felt obvious it's a virus, and I scanned with malwarebyte's anti malware, AVG anti virus and Kaspersky TDSSKiller. Is it safe if I...

2 Days Ago
by Mastermind of42 Go to last post
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Computers
 

My computer shop trying to rip me off? This thread has images

Ok so recently my graphic card and cpu were overheating so I I open it up clean it all out and while doing so realizing the thermal paste/pads are not really working anymore (all crusty and peeling off ect) Since I wanted to learn how to do this I go to a...

3 Days Ago
by Pepsi-cola Go to last post
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Coaxial vs CAT6, which is faster and which of my options are more efficient? This thread has images

Hey, so I've upgraded to 240Mb broadband recently. Upload speed doubled while Download is capped at 89Mb I have a cheap CAT5E running from modem to my PC which is 50 metres long (50 metres for 11.99 GBP from Ebay). Anyway, I tried many things in PC...

4 Days Ago
by ~Kiwi~v2 Go to last post
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Computers
 

Mouse Megathread v2 ( 2 3 4 5 .. 16 17 18 19 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...

4 Days Ago
by Fausty Go to last post
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Computers
 

PC Buzzer making high pitched squeal

Here i go again with the strange problems i keep getting, anyways i have made a recording of it: http://soundcloud.com/snopek-domowei/buzz If anyone knows how to get rid of this i'm all ears, it's annoying the fuck out of me.

4 Days Ago
by Sn0peK Go to last post
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New Tax Return PC (1000-1500)

I just got my taxes back and finally, after two years, I am going to purchase a new PC. I want this thing to be as good as it can, being able to run the new GTA, Dying Light, ARMA 3 and what not. Basically the biggest bang for my buck I can get.

5 Days Ago
by Fetret Go to last post
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"Couldn't load plug-in."

After clearing my cookies on Chrome yesterday, I have been experiencing problems with various audio and video players. Youtube works fine, but other players don't function and the message "Couldn't load plug-in." appears in their place. ...

5 Days Ago
by Explosions Go to last post
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QUESTION
 

NFO VPS ? This thread has images

Im wondering if renting a VPS from Nuclear Fallout Enterprises is a good idea rather than renting the servers separate. It offers this for $19.99 monthly, would it be better to just rent separate servers instead of putting two on this vps? Lets say...

5 Days Ago
by smithy285 Go to last post
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120 hz monitor that's 1080p, and how to get it to work properly This thread has images

I have a 770, easily capable of playing at 120fps, but I need to tap into the price range of these monitors, and I don't really know which monitor I should be looking at. All I really want is something with fair good colors. The only issue I'll need...

5 Days Ago
by J!NX Go to last post
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VPS Desktop Management? This thread has images

Hello! I run a large gaming community on a pretty high end dedicated server, I've got so many servers that it's very hard to work on my VPS because of all the windows. I like to keep the windows maximized because me & my co-owner monitor the servers...

5 Days Ago
by DrTaxi Go to last post
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Strange Graphics Artifacting on desktop

After installing Magicka, and looking through the options, suddenly my screens were covered in a checkerboard pattern and then lost signal. Persists through reboots and a driver rollback. My card is a EVGA GTX 560, and it was idling at 45 degrees when...

5 Days Ago
by Lebofly Go to last post
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Computers
 

Need help finding a short 5.25 DVD drive

So I've changed my case as the other one broke (and that's why you don't have it close to your feet when playing Payday 2...), and it was in need of an upgrade anywho. Everything's been transferred and shit but sadly the DVD drive collides with one of the...

5 Days Ago
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Work In Progress
 

Windows Phone 8 thread ( 2 3 4 5 .. 33 34 35 36 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...

6 Days Ago
by Levelog Go to last post
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Using second router as wifi adapter? This thread has images

Hello, I have a question, can you use a second router as a network card/wifi adapter. Here is my problem, my current computer does not have a WiFi adapter in it. My modem router is on the bottom floor of my house and my room is on the main floor. I am...

6 Days Ago
by JohnnyOnFlame Go to last post
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News
 

Server Rcon Hacks

This guy named "kif3r" keeps coming along and stealing peoples rcon passwords ,I don't even have rcon enabled in my servers and upload/download is off. Just a heads up to everyone. http://z.fsas.info/v/IBO/m7L.png Here's his info, I included the IP so...

6 Days Ago
by keetor Go to last post
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Computers
 

Upgrading My Computer

So i have been running on the same equipment for five years now and i finally decided to upgrade it. I was running on a radeon 5870 gpu and I only had 4 gb of ram. I already purchased and installed an EVGA gtx 970 and also 8 gb ram. Corsair Vengeance pro...

1 Week Ago
by [EG] Pepper Go to last post
2 256
Help
 

Microphone not working in Djay Pro

I am using a pair of Stanton DJ PRO 500 MC's in the headphone jack of my Spin 2 in order to use a combined pair of microphones and headphones simultaneously. Unfortunately, it's not coming up on the devices menu in Djay Pro. I can't hook it up as a USB as...

1 Week Ago
by redBadger Go to last post
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Computers
 

Laptop switching to intergrated graphics after 10 minutes of playing Condemned

As said in the title, i have the game set to use the dedicated GT 730M, making me able to max out the game at 1080p. (Condemned Criminal Origins) After about 10 minutes of playing it switches to the Intel HD 4000, the temps stay below 72C too, so it's...

1 Week Ago
by Demache Go to last post
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Computers
 

Custom Backplates, SLI Covers, Fan Grills and more This thread has images

http://i.imgur.com/OXb0aNn.png You may remember when I made my own backplates for my 970s. I also started selling that design as a kit. Well, I now officially sell these backplates as a kit with pretty much any design you want. I also sell SLI...

1 Week Ago
by Meekal Go to last post
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Computers
 

Should I get this monitor... or should I wait?

I know 4k monitors are rapidly decreasing in price, but I really want this one. It's $1 100. It will serve as: - A monitor for good workflow when editing pictures and drawing / painting, and occasionally video. - General computer use. - My TV. It...

1 Week Ago
by Levelog Go to last post
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Help
 

Help! Can't connect to my home's internet after using Hamachi + restarting computer

The title pretty much explains it all. I've tried reverting windows update that I rolled in before the restart. I've uninstalled Hamachi, reinstalled it, tinkered with settings. I've tried absolutely everything I can possibly think of to fix this problem...

1 Week Ago
by Tarzy Go to last post
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Computers
 

Thoughts on this build?

I'll be using this mainly for photography, drawing and video editing, professionally. Although I'd like to boot up a game now and again, and play it with good performance. I'm still looking for an excellent monitor, which is the most important aspect...

1 Week Ago
by Levelog Go to last post
10 335
Shitpost
 

Upgrading an old computer, how can I max out my mobo

I found an old computer laying around the house... it's a Gateway GM5478 and currently houses an aftermarket Radeon 4550 (I remember it being an energy efficient model). Powersupply is 400W max. Now I'm computer hardware illiterate. I know that the...

1 Week Ago
by Sn0peK Go to last post
2 269
Help
 

PS1 Controller analog button problem (Dualshock 1)

Hey guys! I recently bought an adapter for my PC that lets me use my PS1 controllers on it. I have 2 controllers. The first one works perfectly including the analog sticks. But the second one's analog just doesn't want to activate. The button was kind...

1 Week Ago
by ManFlakes Go to last post
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can't boot up my pc

I wanted to clean my case, but when i plugged everything back, it does get power and turns on, but nothing happens, no video signal, no hdd activity

1 Week Ago
by EddieLTU Go to last post
4 201
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Really annoying monitor bug

Hello, I recently switched out my primary 1600x900 monitor out for a 1920x1080 one. I am currently using the 1080p one as my primary and 1600x900 as my secondary. For some odd reason some games like DayZ, Sniper Elite v2 (not 3), Arma 2, Arma 2 OA (Not...

1 Week Ago
by Demache Go to last post
5 212
Help
 

Ethernet only working intermittently

When I boot up Windows, Ethernet works for a couple minutes and then stops. My router is fine, it's connected fine, it works on all other devices (and even the same computer running OS X or Linux) Then there's a triangle warning sign beside the monitor...

1 Week Ago
by Cronos Dage Go to last post
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1 Week Ago
by JudgeDredd Go to last post
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Computers
 

Does a CPU boost performance massively? ( 2 Last )

Here are my specs: GTX 660 4GB 6GB RAM AMD Athlon 7750 Dual-Core 2.7GHz I'm thinking of upgrading to AMD A10 6800K Black Edition Quad-Core 4.1Ghz. What sort of boost will I be seeing if I go ahead and get this?

1 Week Ago
by Original User Go to last post
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Post your lockscreen thread- Android, iOS or WP7- all are welcome! ( 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Last ) This thread has images

Alright since the last thread was either locked or died, I decided to make a new one. Here, you guys can share your lockscreens and homescreens, and hopefully share a link to where or how you got your customizations so that others who like it can use...

1 Week Ago
by benbb Go to last post
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Internet ping skyrocketing for no apparent reason on some things, no idea what to do This thread has images

Recently (by recently I mean 2 months ago) I've had humongous spikes in latency despite the fact my family isn't consuming much if not any bandwidth at all We have 4 people in my family, mum, dad, brother and me. However we have on total around ~12...

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by Smoked2Joints Go to last post
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Computers
 

CIPWTTKT&GC v 0x22 (v34): Bigger on the inside edition ( 2 3 4 5 .. 123 124 125 126 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 laugh at...

1 Week Ago
by kaze4159 Go to last post
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LG Monitor going into power saving mode on boot.

Hi Guys, I'm currently reaching the end of my tether. Every time I try to boot my PC the monitor will just bring up a message saving "Power Saving Mode" and Digital or Analog, depending on what i'm on. The blue light then switches to a amber one, and i'm...

1 Week Ago
by Arjun p.v Go to last post
9 5,141
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Loudness Equalization enhancement will NOT disable even when unchecked This thread has images

So I'm using this USB headset because I really like how the "surround" thing sounds in games. However, there are a few things (namely Garry's Mod's shitty Awesomium plugin) that don't work with USB channels/surround sound. Googled, oh, there's an...

1 Week Ago
by Darkimmortal Go to last post
11 352
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Looking to finally build a dedicated gaming/media editing PC - $750-$950

I've looked around at pre-built models and have found none that even seemed worthy of upgrading, so now I am looking into building my own from scratch. Unfortunately, I know little on the matter of computer hardware, their relative price/performance...

1 Week Ago
by FreakyMe Go to last post
13 317
Help
 

Capture Card with TV question

If I wanted to stream something like Smash bros through my Wii while still playing on my TV, how would I go about doing that? http://www.amazon.com/Diamond-Camcorders-supporting-composite-connection/dp/B000VM60I8 is the capture card I plan on using

1 Week Ago
by Demache Go to last post
1 133
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USBs won't detect anything

Gonna start off by saying that I'm not good with computer hardware shit. Anyway, none of my USBs detect anything (other than keyboard + mouse + printer) I've tried connecting my a portable hard drive, galaxy tab 3, Ipad, and nothing shows up. The...

1 Week Ago
by Smoked2Joints Go to last post
1 206
Computers
 

Looking to upgrade a pre-built PC

For the past 3 or 4 years I've been using some pre-built gaming PC my mom got me for Christmas one year, but it's quickly becoming outdated. I'd like to just get an overall upgrade to my computer and get it ready for VR and GTA:V. I'm also looking for a...

1 Week Ago
by Levelog Go to last post
17 374
Help
 

Adding static to a huge amount of audio files

I'm trying to make a mod for Insurgency to change the voices, and while I've done most of it, I need to fix up some of the radio voices. Since the original files are not spoken over a radio, I need to add static to over 800 files, so editing files one by...

2 Weeks Ago
by Darkimmortal Go to last post
5 308
Help
 

Font getting cut off This thread has images

I have no idea what happened but turned my laptop on and this started happening. Is there a fix to this? I've tried searching around but nothing seems to work.

2 Weeks Ago
by frdrckk Go to last post
6 323
Help
 

Recommend a good management software for Windows

I'm looking for a management software. I can do this via google and I know lots of results will come up. But i don't trust what they say, especially the reviews online so I'm thinking that maybe I should just ask you guys. Maybe someone here has...

2 Weeks Ago
by curvyforce Go to last post
5 383
Help
 

Any tips for idiot-proofing a non-tech savy person's computer?

So, like clockwork, my dad brought his laptop to my room yesterday because it's broken. When it boots, it asks if you want to repair windows or boot normally (black screen. Booting normally restarts and brings you to the same screen). It's gotten to a...

2 Weeks Ago
by ToastedNaan Go to last post
24 1,261
Help
 

New windows 8.1 laptop - Trying to force off vsync

I have it forced off in my NVIDIA and Intel HD display drivers, but it's still being applied to all my games and windows applications. Does Windows 8.1 force it on or something because I can't seem to turn it off anywhere.

2 Weeks Ago
by DanTehMan Go to last post
4 412
QUESTION
 

Weird computer buzzing and insanely high framerates (2000+) on Saints Row IV startup vids (and in other games too) This thread has images

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8t6OthWD3uA Is this normal? Should I be worried about it? It happens in other games too but normally either just when starting up or in the main menu. Also if I remember correctly in the game I was having this problem on...

2 Weeks Ago
by DanTehMan Go to last post
7 515
Computers
 

CPU Temps. This thread has images

Hey guys. Less than a week ago I built my first computer on a microatx case with no cable management whatsoever (no rubber grommets, etc.), and I'm having problems with temperatures. In gaming the GPU can go up to 75 ēC, which for a 5 year old 9800 GT 1GB...

2 Weeks Ago
by Ol' Pie Go to last post
12 742
QUESTION
 

Quick opinion needed for this laptop This thread has images

I'm doing some laptop shopping, and I'm going for something ultra portable, good battery life, and preferably under $800 usd. I found this: ASUS Zenbook UX305FA-ASM1 What do you guys think? It seems great to me, but I wanted to get a second opinion...

2 Weeks Ago
by fishyfish777 Go to last post
19 567
QUESTION
 

Garry's Mod Customizeability (Help?)

I LOVE GMOD. There I got that off my chest. I Love it so much for it has millions of different ways to be played. But I have a problem, I want to download all the good addons. So at the moment I have nearly 700 addons saved to my Gmod. I know, my game...

2 Weeks Ago
by JonnyGFlea Go to last post
0 258
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Quick questions about upgrading ram This thread has images

So I believe I need to upgrade my RAM because when I run star citizen my comp freezes while loading sometimes. I currently have 2x4: I was wondering: 1. Can I buy two more 2x4 DDR3 ram sticks to put on my motherboard without having to...

2 Weeks Ago
by Ricenchicken Go to last post
4 267
Help
 

Boundary mic only connecting to back port

Ordered a boundary mic with a clip to wear on my shirt. Before, when I used my old headset, I had it connected to the jack port on my keyboard and it worked fine. However, this microphone only seems to like the port on the back of my case, but it's too...

2 Weeks Ago
by 016hnoor Go to last post
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Is it possible to fix a really deep scratch on a monitor?

I was cleaning my keyboard, which is rather heavy for it's size and made of metal. The hand rest part suddenly detached and the keyboard slammed into my screen. The scratch it left behind is rather small but pretty damn deep, it also left a slightly...

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by Oizen Go to last post
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Looking for a new PC. Any recomendations ?

So a few months ago, I made a thread about upgrading my PC. But after showing it to a close friend, it turns out my PC is completely obsolete and I'd be cheaper buying a new one rather than buying new components. I have no idea where to look. Stores...

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by Satane Go to last post
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