power

Forum discussion tagged with power.
  1. C

    Question Ho do I set the USB ports on Asrock B450 Pro4 to not supply voltage when computer is turned off?

    I noticed that my USB audio interface remains on after I shut down the computer, which forces me to unplug the USB cable every time. I think I've turned off all deep sleep functions in the Bios and remember in the olden days you could choose whether you wanted to still have power supplied to the...
  2. EXCellR8

    Launch ver. PS4 Turns on by Itself, Ejects discs and Beeps?

    I've run into this issue more recently but it seems like whenever I go to use my Xbox One, my PS4 doesn't like that and becomes a rogue agent. It will just randomly turn itself on from a full off state (happens in standby too), eject whatever disc I last left in there and then beep every minute...
  3. W

    Replaced laptop battery and power cord, still no power?

    I've got an Asus ROG FX502V that intermittently wouldn't charge, then stopped charging altogether. Replaced the battery, still won't boot, no indicator led's turn on, and no power being drawn according to my kill-a-watt meter. Replaced the cord/power supply, still no signs of life. Charging port...
  4. L

    Dell Vostro 1014 unique power issue

    I have dell vostro with windows 7 in it. Actually it's battery become dud and when I put charger in it only monitor screen lights up automatically , but no power to fan or motherboard. I tried dead reset by removing bios cell and pressing power button to release built in charge too, but no gain...
  5. bigi

    Power to 50 y.o house - main wire question

    My house is 50 years old. Currently, I am on an old panel with 100 (?) amp service with no more room to connect anything. Main power wire is underground. Currently 2 major appliances are - Electric Range with 50 amp breaker and AC with 30 amp breaker. I'd like to upgrade the panel to...
  6. J

    Computer is receiving power but nothing happens when I press the power button

    Recently there was a thunderstorm in my area. The day before I was on my computer and it was working. I left it on and the power went out a little while after the storm started. I thought it would be no big deal because I've never had any issues with surges in my house and it's hooked up to a...
  7. E

    My GPU blew up! how to check if this was cause by PSU

    Hello guys, first i want to tell you that i'm from venezuela so the electrical system isn't great, what i mean with this is that time to time the electrical power cuts every now and then and it's not a common thing but it happens. I'm here to ask your help to check if my psu is the culprit of...
  8. R

    LG TV Switches On then Off

    Hi Guys Wondering if I could get some help - essentially i have an LG TV (Model: LG 47LS5600) that seems to be cycling between on and off. When i put the power cord in, it switches on, has perfect picture and audio for say 5 seconds and then switches off, power light flashes three times. And...
  9. N

    can i put a gtx 660 to my rig?

    mobo- Dh61ww cpu-i5 2500k ram- 2x4gb (8GB) hdd- 2 sata hard disks other - * 2 x 80 mm case fans *5 usb drives ( always working) (one usb port connected to 10 port usb hub.it connected to main power via power adaptor.) I'm currently running those components by hec raptor 500WP psu without any...
  10. M

    IRQL NOT LESS OR EQUAL/Kernel Power

    I recently built myself a new PC, and since I've been trying to get everything up to date, such as drivers hoping it would prevent this issue I am running into. I've updated the BIOs, updated all the drivers, and I've googled/watched videos to try and figure this all out. But I've had no luck...
  11. Ketchup

    Can I tell Windows when to spin down my drive(s)?

    Server 2008. Two drives. One OS, one data. All data backed up outside of the machine. I am looking for ways to keep the data drive on my file/media server from spinning during non-use hours (a.k.a. night time). Less heat and less spin time time on the drive is my line of thinking. I don't want...
  12. E

    Power Consumption Scaling with Clockspeed and Vcc

    [/URL][/IMG]Hi everybody, I've been looking for a way to estimate my CPU power consumption and, of course, I've found that on the forum. Here is the link to this great post by Idontcare ...
  13. N

    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...
  14. superstition

    We need to be fair to poor people by blocking them from profit

    This is the new messaging from the utility companies concerning solar power. They just don't say it this way. They say, instead, that individuals' solar power (typically rooftop) is unfair to poor people because only wealthy people can afford to buy into it. That sounds awfully sweet — rich...
  15. y0gurt

    Hot Swap Bay with Two HDDs on a Single Molex: Enough Power?

    Hey guys, I'm having a curious problem. Out of ease, I recently added two 5TB WD Black HDDs in my Hot Swap bay. After doing so, I noticed that the Windows load time had been increased significantly from a few seconds to almost a minute and a half. If I remove one of the HDDs from the bay the...
  16. M

    Laptop Power Issues

    Hey, so recently ( yesterday) I disassembled my HP Pavilion g6 for cleaning and to apply a new layer of thermal paste. Everything went well and i applied the new layer of thermal paste. I re assembled the laptop and when pushed the power button, it wouldn't power on. I disassembled it and made...