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    Solved Trying to upgrade current pc...

    I have a friend that is wanting to upgrade their current pc. I would help but I am not that skilled in this department as I bought a pre-built pc. Current specs below: Intel Core i5-8500 CPU @ 3.00 GHz GIGABYTE H370M D3H GeForce GTX 1050 GPU 8 GB Ram From this what are my friends options...
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    Pc wants to stay retired after being unplugged for 10 days

    Hi, I went on vacation for 10 days, when i came back the pc, which i unplugged before leaving, did not put out a hdmi signal like it used to. The powered led on the graphics card turns on, the computer does not make any error sounds or unusual lights. System: motherboard MSI 970a-G43 CPU amd...
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    Poor video quality?

    Hello all, (Apologies admins if wrong section) I've recently had my PC fitted with a Nvidia GTX 1070 by the PC manufacturer (I'd know nothing about hardware). I used to have a Nvidia GT 750 (something along the lines of that) so I wanted the upgrade. The new graphics card is going amazingly, I...
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    Upgrading PC

    Hey guys, I’m looking at getting some advice for upgrading my desktop PC. I Purchased the computer 5 years ago, so it’s started to slow down a bit with a couple parts starting to die. I’m assuming this is the motherboard dying as some of my USB ports are failing or not recognizing anything even...
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    Solved YouTube,Twitch, and GIF's are torn

    Hey all, this is my first question here so i apologise if its in the the wrong Thread. A few months back i upgraded from a Hall of Fame GTX780 to a gigabyte 1070 (the one with two fans) Ever since then, occasionally YouTube videos, GIF's, and sometimes twitch streams will be torn and pixelated...
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    Graphics issue with grey boxes around text on certain programs.

    I am having issues with grey/white boxes appearing around text in certain programs, so far I have found it in chrome and spotify. I noticed this recently after a windows update. I've tried: updating graphics drivers, uninstalling and reinstalling both programs, but to no avail downloading...
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    Problem with PC after Formatting.

    Hello, I have an HP ProBook 6570b that used to run a lot of games smoothly (I used to play The Walking Dead on it.). However, One day, I was forced to format my PC and I took it to someone who did it for me. After this process, and after getting my PC back, I downloaded The Walking Dead to...
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    LOW fps on PUBG with a new gaming laptop

    Hello, My laptop (student/gaming) came in yesterday and I quickly bought PUBG, because my other laptops were pretty bad for gaming. Is there any way to boost my fps or graphics with specific settings? Or is it normal that I only get a max of 30fps (settings on very low). I know PUBG isn't...
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    GPU Problem

    Hey everyone! I've had a problem that i'm quite sure is the GPU itself, and 'im undecided whether it's the fans causing trouble or not. I have 3 fans on my GPU , and the ones on the right and the left do seem to be slower. Plus they make some sort of flickering noise at around 50% fan speed. I...