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  1. D

    Overheating—please help

    I have a Lenovo Y510P ideapad with an Intel Core i7-4700MQ, a GeForce GT 755, and a Intel HD Graphics 4600. This laptop has ran the games I want to play good for years. A couple months ago it suddenly started roaring every few seconds and freezing my game. I downloaded a program that tells me my...
  2. rubybug

    Solved Huge Mystery Folder taking up over 1/4 of my SSD

    I'm really unsure what to do about this and it's beginning to become a pain as I'm losing space on my drive. On my Lenovo Yoga 510, I have a huge folder labelled "Apple" taking up almost 70GB of my 200GB SSD, and when I open it I see no files while the properties of the folder say it has over...
  3. S

    Help with Laptop

    Hey guys, I've had this laptop for a little while and there's multiple programmes which when I open just show a small hotbar, anyone know how to fix this? Would be actually amazing to get solved. The picture shows how these programmes open and not able to get much more out of them.
  4. VangelisCipras

    Please someone help me if have time fast.

    Hello i have emergency situation going on now, i think some of my roommates or people that i am living with tried or managed to enter my Laptop with windows 7 operating system. Today i returned from 3 day holiday and when i tried to power up my laptop i realized that it was put on sleep and i...
  5. welmorfian

    My laptop shuts down after it falls below 40% to 30% Battery

    PC SPECS: HP Processor: Intel Core i3-5005U 2.00Ghz Ram: 4 GB System type :64x PROBLEM: This started happening not while ago.After falling below 35% PC started shutting down whit out any warning. After that it can't start up whiteout charger being plugged in. This resulted in huge loss of work...
  6. oriental2722

    Need help turning off tap to click on touchpad

    Hi, I need help turning off the tap to click on my laptop touchpad. I've scoured many forums trying to find an answer, but to no avail. Please don't tell me to go to my mouse hardware settings and turn off tapping because it's not showing up for me. I've looked in my device manager, nothing...
  7. Z

    Green background problem

    Hello everyone, I bought a new laptop today for school. It is an Acer Aspire 5. It has no disc reader so I used an USB cd/dvd reader to install a program to use my printer. After everything was installed I wanted to eject the USB but couldnt find it with the "eject safely button". So I just...
  8. H

    Laptop for development

    Hey everyone, I'm looking for a laptop good enough to smoothly run Unity or Unreal. I'm in my senior year of school and need something to be able to develop on the go. I bumped into the Predator Helios 300 but being a college student the price is a bit steep. I've never been really good with...
  9. dannyd3942

    Best antivirus+ antimalware software

    So I was researching virus protection software after messing up my PC and realized that for my laptop I would need antivirus software but also antimalware software, I'm leaning towards Bitdefender Antivirus Plus and Malwarebytes Has anyone ever used these and would they recommend them or would...
  10. dannyd3942

    EVGA SC15

    So I decided to buy the EVGA sc15 over various different laptops and was just wondering has anyone previously owned this laptop or have any experience with it?
  11. dannyd3942

    Lenovo vs HP vs MSI

    So I'm making my final decision on which laptop to buy, my 3 choices are:
  12. dannyd3942

    Totally confused on which laptop to buy

    So I've got a shortlist of 3 laptops:
  13. dannyd3942

    Buying a laptop?

    So I've been looking to buy a laptop as I start university in September and my shortlist comes to:
  14. T

    Boot problems on dell latitude e6230 laptop

    Hey guys, been trying to fix this for months now. I updated my laptop (dell latitude e6230) a while ago on windows 10 and on startup it crashed. I then found that the PC wouldn't boot again to homescreen. This would have been fine but when I went to the auto repair feature that also got stuck...
  15. A

    Retrieving photos

    Can I get some help/advice please? I have an old HP laptop that hasn’t worked for a while, I’ve been meaning to take it to a repair shop or such like to get it looked at but never seem to get round to it. I would like to know if it is at all possible to retrieve photos from a broken laptop? I...
  16. T

    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...
  17. Captain

    Solved Start-up Black Screen Issues With Blinking Underscore (Desktop)

    Hello, I've had PC start-up issues for maybe two months now (I've had the desktop for close to 6 months now possibly) and I figured I should ask for solutions because it clearly won't go away by itself. When I start my PC up sometimes it pops up with a black screen with a blinking underscore...
  18. C

    Solved My C driver stops daily

    My C hard drive is stopping while laptop is on, blue screen apearing(needs reboot), i make a reboot, disk not spinning and not recognizable , reboot, the same, reboot ...., after 6-7 times windows 10 is running ok, without data loss, but after random time/random open programms or is nothing...
  19. Ward

    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...
  20. N

    Cannot Reformat HP Stream 11 Laptop

    Description of problem Cannot Reformat stream 11 PC. The laptop was purchased from a school with it being locked. F11 cannot be used. Cause/Steps to recreate the issue So I created an ISO Imaged thumb drive (To act as DVD) this allowed me to try and reformat the laptop to Win 10, Issue is i...