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  1. oriental2722

    Open 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...
  2. Z

    In Progress 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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?
  6. dannyd3942

    Lenovo vs HP vs MSI

    So I'm making my final decision on which laptop to buy, my 3 choices are: https://www.johnlewis.com/hp-omen-15-ce012na-laptop-intel-core-i7-8gb-1tb-nvidia-geforce-gtx-1060-15-6-inch-shadow-black/p3262775 https://www.box.co.uk/80VR00APUK-Lenovo-Legion-Y720_2325649.html...
  7. dannyd3942

    Totally confused on which laptop to buy

    So I've got a shortlist of 3 laptops: https://www.box.co.uk/80VR00APUK-Lenovo-Legion-Y720_2325649.html https://www.box.co.uk/FX503VM-DM093T-ASUS-FX503VM-DM093T-Gaming-Laptop_2315630.html...
  8. dannyd3942

    Buying a laptop?

    So I've been looking to buy a laptop as I start university in September and my shortlist comes to: https://www.johnlewis.com/hp-omen-15-ce012na-laptop-intel-core-i7-8gb-1tb-nvidia-geforce-gtx-1060-15-6-inch-shadow-black/p3262775...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. S

    Solved My laptop blue screens while watching YouTube or Twitch

    Hello, I have a ASUS X555L laptop running windows 10. It's been working fine since I got it last year but recently sometimes while watching YouTube videos or Twitch streams, the laptop will freeze. Sometimes it will recover and start working in a few seconds, other times it crashes. When it does...
  17. ajshn

    Solved Toshiba Satellite C55Dt connect to external monitor with a broken screen?

    I have a Toshiba Satellite C55Dt with a currently broken cable to the screen (or something broken haven't figured it out yet). The laptop powers on and i can hear everything on, just the screen is black. I would like to hook it up to an external monitor but it isn't letting me do that. When the...
  18. C

    Why is new laptop slower than old one?

    So if any of you remember my last posts, my laptop died so I decided to buy a new one. I got this now One that broke (except mine was 1366x768 resolution). Pretty much the only differences between them is: Dell - Touchscreen 2 in 1 - Back-lit keyboard - 1920x1080 - 256GB SSD Asus -1366x768...
  19. A

    Missing (E:) and (D:) after memory repair/update on laptop

    Hi there, I need help trying to find missing drives (E and D) on my laptop after it updated or did a memory repair since it has detected a corruption. I've searched online on how to fix this. I already checked Disk management and I think it removed the drives. Anyone know a way to fix this? or...
  20. C

    How do you tell if motherboard is damaged?

    My laptop suddenly doesn't turn on and shows no indication of being charged. Last thing that happened when I turned on my laptop was the showing of my home screen dimmed for a second and then it flickered off. Only two things could be the reason for me: 1.) I spilled a bit of water on the...