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    Question Need help finding a power supply!

    So I'm looking for a power supply for my pc, the current power supply I have now Is just a random power supply & it doesn't have a 6 Pin connector that I need, also It's probably going to catch fire so best get rid of it now. PC Specs Currently: - i7 2600k - Intel DQ77MK - 12gb DDR3 - 1333 -...
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    Acer Chromebook 14" HD Display 16GB - Sale $189.99

    https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01MYGF32C Acer Chromebook 14 CB3-431-C99D, Intel Celeron N3060, 14" HD Display, 4GB LPDDR3, 16GB eMMC, Metal Chassis, Sparkly Silver, Google Chrome Ships in 1-3 days business days On sale for $189.99 ($60 savings or 24% off) Regular price: $249.99...
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    Boltune Wireless Earbuds Upgraded Bluetooth V5.0 in-Ear Stereo

    https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07RDLBHGC Amazon - Boltune wireless headphones on sale $36.99 Wireless Earbuds [Upgraded] Boltune Bluetooth V5.0 in-Ear Stereo [USB-C Quick Charge] IPX7 Waterproof Wireless Headphones 40Hours Playing Time Bluetooth Earbuds Built-in Mic Single/Twin Mode...
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    Amazon Lightning Deal - iPhone Charger, Anker Powerline II Lightning Cable 3ft - $6.79

    https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B06XFK2H8Z/ iPhone Charger Anker Powerline II Lightning Cable, [3ft Apple MFi Certified] USB Charging/Sync Lightning Cord Compatible with iPhone 11 11 Pro 11 Pro Max Xs MAX XR X 8 7 6S 6 5, iPad and More Lightning Deal priced at $6.79 No referral links...
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    Build a new system instead of upgrading an old one

    Hi, I'm in the process of choosing a replacement for my computer, as I currently have an i5 2500K with 8Gb ripjaws memory on an Asus P8P67 EVO motherboard. My graphic card just died a couple of months ago, so I replaced with a very cheap and basic geforce 210, just for the sake of being able...
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    help me bulid a budget computer

    hi i'm looking to bulid a computer that can have like 60+ FPS or something for fifa 19 and 200- ish FPS for CS:GO my budget is 300 euros my budget is 300 euros (341.09100 USD) and i live in bulgaria thanks in advance also im very new to the pc bulding stuff so i would be very glad if you guys...
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    Vibrations Damage Computer Parts?

    Hi everyone, This is my first thread on this forum. I have what may seem like a dumb questions, but it’s been on my mind nonetheless. I built my new computer a couple weeks ago, and I’m loving it. However, I’m a drummer and my computer is in the same room as my drums. I noticed if I play my...
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    Protecting Electronics Against Power Surges + Lightning Strikes

    Hello, I would like to prevent my expensive electronics from being damaged through power surges and lightning strikes. I plan on plugging all my electronics into surge protectors. Should this be sufficient against power surges? Is it possible for a power surge to come through an ethernet...
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    Any way to backup "ALL" contents to cloud?

    Hi Anandtech, hope you all are having an awesome day :D Now, I want to keep daily works as backup into the cloud and that includes my business and personal things on daily basis. But I want a good trustable cloud service who won't look into my personal as well as business files because face it...
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    Computer Crashes Often and I am Unable to Render my Video Project in Adobe Media Encoder

    There are multiple problems that have occured on my computer since around, or maybe later than, March 8th of this year. Basically, if I use intensive programs, my computer crashes. Before these problems occured, my PC was completely fine and could render projects at at most 3 hours. It never...
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    what is the role of world wide web in distributed computing system

    i have to submit an assignment tommorrow so kindly please help me with relevant data please. i wanna know what is the role of WWW in distributed computing system.
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    2002 Ford Taurus battery not always charging

    Hi folks, Our 2002 Ford Taurus died on my daughter with a dead battery while she was driving it. Long story short...battery was tested and replace, alternator was tested and replaced, all connectors checked, cleaned and tested with volt meter. I also could not find any drains on the batter...
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    Application has been blocked from graphics hardware

    I made a new pc, and I get this problem: "Application [insert application name here] has been blocked from accessing graphics hardware". In the context of a game, when I get this error I crash to desktop. In context of chrome, I get a flash of black screen for a second. I have tried...
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    Gaming pc on ''low'' fps

    Hello, i just want to say that i've already posted this topic but i haven't got any answers how to fix it so i'll try again. It started 3 months ago when i played a game called h1z1, everything was running smooth as usual but then this wierd thing happend to me. It was like a fps drop but it...
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    Glad to play Lineage2 of new PC version this November

    Will keep you informed about the new server lineage 2 this November. We are doing our best to provide you a meaningful game experience .
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    Computer won't boot. Dead CPU or Mobo?

    Hey guys, I'd like you to help me with a question I'm having about my PC. A few days ago I was on Youtube, the PC (described below) turned off out of nowhere, I tried to turn it on back but shutdown in 5 seconds. I tried to turn on again, but now the CPU_LED is stuck and I can not POST or even...
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    Upgrading video card

    Okay so I currently have an HP Envy desktop computer and wanted to upgrade my current graphics card This is the dx diag on my current video card. System Information ------------------ Time of this report: 5/28/2017, 14:47:01 Machine name: JOHNDESKTOP Machine...
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    Everything that sucks about my Ryzen build

    I needed my own thread, which is typically a bad sign, but there's already enough Ryzen related topics in CPU & motherboard forums. There's a laundry list of things that I need to figure out so I think that this should be helpful. Anyway, on to the issues at hand: this would be the 1700 on the...
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    PC runs for a few mins, shuts down and releases odor

    Specs: i5 6660k, gtx 950, corsair CX750M (power supply), and my cpu cooler is the corsair h80i Ok so now when I turn my pc on (built it last january) it will work fine for like 5 minutes, then the fans will crank it up and become very loud, and burning odor will be released. Shortly after, the...
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    After Update Always 300/150mhz (gpu) R9 390, How to Change Again?

    Hey Community, after a new version update for my gpu I only have 300/150mhz and not 1050/1500mhz like before. I have a MSI R9 390 and overclocked it with Afterburner. I already de-installed the version and installed it again, but it still doesnt work and it's still on 300/150mhz. What can I...
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    eWaste Solutions

    I face an annoyingly common dilemma of figuring out what to do with all of the old, outdated, and sometimes broken PC hardware that I have accumulated over the years. I don't want all of it in a landfill somewhere and yes, I know I can't save the world, but I'd much rather see it recycled...
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    Hard Drive Problems on New PC

    Hello, I recently built a new PC, and I keep getting BSODs that say DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION, and then when i restart my computer, when windows is about to boot up I get another error telling me to insert proper boot device. Then after restarting again my computer finally boots up. Sometimes when...
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    Building New Budget Gaming Desktop

    1. The PC will be used for gaming and will have a Plex server running in the background almost all the time 2. Budget is Around $725 3. Buying all parts from the USA 4. 5. No brand preference really other than an intel cpu 6. I have already bought the GTX 1060 7. No overclocking 8. 1080p 9...