Forum discussion tagged with advice.
  1. nathank9000

    Question Advice needed - 3D graphics workstation build - $ 2,500 - $ 3,000 budget

    Hi, everyone. Forum noob here, looking for advice. Here’s my deal: I used to be involved in hardware, and know how to put a system together, but my knowledge is ~4 years out of date, and now that I need to put together a workstation, I’m overwhelmed AF with the options. I need it for my design...
  2. M

    Question My PC is failing and want to upgrade Mobo and CPU

    My first post, intro and question. I am retired and spend a lot of time on my computer doing different stuff like surfing, watching and editing videos, gaming, crypto trading, shopping and who knows what else. I had this PC for about 5 years and seems my mobo or CPU is probably failing. For the...
  3. FlameTail

    Can someone help me find a good laptop under $1000 with the following features ?

    So I am looking to buy a good laptop under $1000 with the following ■Features I NEED: I cant live without these. My laptop definitely needs to have them! ☆Atleast 1080p screen. ☆NVMe SSD ☆Screen Size 13-16 inch ☆AMD CPU with minimum 6 cores ☆Good Build Quality ☆Good Durability and Reliability...
  4. cKGunslinger

    Question Sanity Check: AMD Ryzen 5 2400G mini-ITX build

    Putting together a smal (mini-ITX) PC for my wife. A 2400G w/ Vega 11 should be plenty for her needs + light gaming (maybe WoW Classic.) Small is important. Trying for ~$500. I was all ready with a cartful of parts (Microcenter + Amazon), when I starting second-guessing the parts. I haven't...
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    Question I need advice for recovering a hard-drive? please read!

    About half a year ago I realized that my external hard-drive that I bought on amazon was malfunctioning, I had noticed there was a connection problem even before that, it would connect and disconnect rapidly sometimes, but I didn't think much of it cause my files were still there. then 1 day...
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    Question New builder advice pls

    So I’m lookin to buy a Intel i9 9900 Asus ROG STRIX Z390 Corsair vengeance ram 16 gb Seasgate barracuda 2 tb And corsair cxm 550 w 80+ bronze certified semi- modular tax power supply Was wondering if all that was gonna work good with one another. If not I NEED advice lol
  7. D

    Help Needed Display drops at win boot gpu and igpu

    Well I don’t come on to forums for computer help but this one has me frustrated and scratching my head so any outside opinions would be much appreciated. Problems started yesterday randomly my monitor wouldn’t wake so I reset the system, monitor wakes up I go into the bios back down on my OC...
  8. FeuerFrei

    Need a loan

    I'm in the market for a loan, to aid in paying medical bills. Maybe $10k at most. ** edit ** Unfortunately hospital wants it repaid in 24 months. /edit But I'm not acquainted with loan shopping. Never bought a house, and only one car. Anyone ever sought a loan for medical purposes? Need tips...
  9. B

    Socket 1155 upgrade or new build?

    Hey guys! Count this as my first post!! Alright so my whole reason of joining was to ask some simple advice. I'll start by listing my specs: i5 2500k OC @4.5Ghz AsRock Z77 Extreme3 Corsair Vengeance 16Gb 1200W Coolermaster Silent Pro Gold Sapphire Radeon 270X 1TB Seagate Hybrid drive (main)...
  10. K

    $1500 New Build

    Hi Everyone! It is the third time I am using the forums for advice on the new build and I am hoping to tap into the knowledge and experience of this community. Regarding the build: 1) Purpose: general use, gaming (high quality is important), videos, photo editing and also aesthetics (so case is...
  11. S

    Mazda3 2006 issues and really could use some input please!

    My car is an automatic with manual option (slap stick with + & -) and was recently in a somewhat rough front passenger accident. It could of been worse though! I spent over $1200 to replace all the front and parts ( to my knowledge) then a friend was nice enough to help me out and paid a little...
  12. C

    Laptop Advice/Suggestions [Canada]

    Hello everyone! I'd love some advice on a new laptop. (I tripped and spilled water on my current one and part of the keyboard stopped working so I'm using a wireless one right now) My budget is $650 Canadian or so. Windows Operating system heavily preferred (even though 10 is bleh) I use my...
  13. M

    Having Trouble Capturing Lifelike Clothing for Graphics

    I'm having a hard time working with graphics to create life-like clothing for this game I'm trying to develop. Any suggestions? The clothing graphics do not seem to move fluidly like the characters do.
  14. O

    My new car is all dented Cars laws law suit

    So im at a stop sign and a car turns left twords me when he gets next to me he just guns it. (Dirt road) Throws rocks all over my brand new 2017 chevy with 5k miles on it im pissed so i go to a body shop they want 2k to repair and repaint the dents. Think i have a chance in small claims court...
  15. A

    You guys think this doesn't mean anything?

    So there's this girl that's in one of my class that hasn't been coming to school for a few weeks Now. And when she came back on Friday she was late to class and when she walks into class i look and see her looking at me while she is walking to her Desk. But I just look away. You have 2 threads...
  16. A

    You guys know what this means?

    there's this girl i kinda like in class so last monday I was staring into space & i was staring at the trash can & i see the girl i liked looking at me. later I was staring at the wall & when i look over she was Leaning her Head Against her Hand While looking at me & smiling. Then the other day...
  17. B

    Experienced Network Engineers

    Ladies and Gents, I recently landed a position as a Mid-level Network Engineer with a reputable consulting firm. However, all my job experience, although extensive, was gained in my last 4 years in the military. I have performed Systems/Network Administration and Engineering roles, with a...