Forum discussion tagged with Apache.
  1. B

    Solved! laptop graphics card upgrade

    can I upgrad graphics card in msi GE72 7RD apache laptop
  2. N

    Reset while image media is corrupted

    Is it possible to find an image in order to perform factory reset to my MSI apache pro laptop?
  3. benz.media

    MSI GE70 2PE Apache Pro Battery Issues

    So this all started when I bought a new charger advertised for my MSI GE70 2PE Apache Pro but turned out to be the wrong voltage and wrong amp for my battery. I bought this charger since I forgot my original charger at my friends place. So let's just call the new charger, charger A. Let's call...
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    Msi Ge62 2QD Apache, One of the fans not working

    Hello there. So I'm not sure why one of my fans are not working. My BIOS has been reset, but if it is from the bios, there is no fan option in it. The Fan #2 doesn't work(0 RPM) when the laptop's fan mode is not on turbo mode, but if I turn on the turbo mode, it works but doesn't work as fast as...
  5. T

    My laptop seems to overheat and throttle while gaming

    Hi, I apologize for the length of this question, but there seems to be a lot of aspects to my specific problem. I have an MSI Apache GE72 gaming laptop and recently I've noticed that my frame rates have been dropping tremendously at random times while I'm gaming on it and it doesn't seem to...
  6. vampixo

    MSI Apache Pro i7-7700 GTX 1060 problems

    I have an MSI GE72VR apache pro, GTX 1060 and an intel i7-7700HQ and am having really bad frame rate issues. I have 3gb video memory, 16GB DDR4-2400MHz, 128GB SSD + a 1TB HDD. I got the laptop 5 months ago and was always able to get between 60-120 frames on every game on high or ultra settings...
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    Solved! Laptop Conundrum - Need help picking a laptop

    Good day to you all. I am currently looking into buying a laptop sometime around April this year. I basically narrowed it down to two units. 1. MSI GE72MVR APACHE PRO-001 2. ASUS ROG STRIX GL702VS-DS74 17.3" On paper, the ASUS looks more promising as it has 256GB more SSD Storage as well as...
  8. W

    Right mouse button acts like it's constantly pressed, even if it's not

    2 days ago i was playing on my laptop (MSI Apache Pro GE62 6QD) and suddenly my RMB started acting up, at first it was triggering with the lightest pressure on it but after a while it was like it was constantly pressed. My guess is that a drop of sweat from my hand got under the button, if so...
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    BSOD Video Scheduler Internal Error

    I have an MSI Apache GE62, whenever I play games with higher graphics settings that my 970m should be able to handle fine, it crashes the computer. Sometimes the game just freezes, sometimes bright red and blue colors appear on the screen first. All my drivers are up to date, and i have tried...
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    Solved! What is the best way to sell my gaming laptop and for how much?

    Hello! I have a MSI GE72 6Q Apache Pro Laptop. Its in very good condition and I have the original packaging and everything. Here are some specs... OS Name - Microsoft Windows 10 Home Processor - Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6700HQ CPU @ 2.60GHz, 2601 Mhz, 4 Core(s), 8 Logical Installed Physical Memory...
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    MSI GE62MVR 7RG Apache Pro CPU temps fluctuating

    Hi, I was wondering if fluctuating temps are normal? I am getting about 10C jumps while gaming. Also I have this problem, when playing overwatch on max settings, my gpu randomly drops to 1000mhz from 1700-1800 mhz. temps are max at 75-80 degrees. Any thoughts on this? On other forums I've got...
  12. T

    Need some help with this new MSI Apache pro gaming laptop audio playing through both headphones and speakers at the same time.

    The audio jacks will recognize my Astro tr a40's or any other headphones I use but it will randomly just start playing through both the laptop speakers and the headphones at the same time. Like tonight i was sitting here gaming and out of nowhere it just starts playing through both.
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    MSI GE62 laptop shut off during use

    My MSI GE62 Apache prop laptop won't turn on, I can't figure out the issue
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    MSI GE72 2QC Apache fan keeps turning on and off

    Hello. Last week one of my fans in MSI GE72 2QC Apache laptop started to make really loud noise and it turned out it had to be replaced. It was left fan which should be CPU. In the end I replaced both CPU and GPU fan. After I got the fans replaced I noticed that the new CPU fan turns on and...
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    To buy a current gen MSI laptop or wait for new gen?

    I'm wanting a 17.3" laptop with a 1070 GTX. I have my eye on the Apache - https://www.amazon.com/dp/B06XSBQZXR/_encoding=UTF8?coliid=I2X9J7ZKHLOUND&colid=2BBU7K1C9RDUZ or Dominator - https://www.amazon.com/dp/B06XQNNS37/_encoding=UTF8?coliid=I3KXMDHZ8S9QIT&colid=2BBU7K1C9RDUZ I'm worried...
  16. Quintinwww

    GE 72 Apache Pro 242 - Stripped screw replacement

    Hello everyone! I recently found out that my laptop was running fairly how because the Thermal Paste needs to be replaced. It's most likely dried up by now However, in the process of removing the screws off of the heatsink, I soon realized that they had been slightly stripped! Now, it's...
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    MSI GE62VR 6RF Apache Pro Or Asus GL702VM

    MSI Laptop: CPU: Corei7 6700HQ GPU:GTX 1060m 6gb HDD: 1TB SSD: 128 GB RAM: 16GB ASUS Laptop: CPU: Corei7 7700HQ GPU: GTX 1060m 6gb HDD:1 TB SSD: 128GB RAM 16GB TLDR: they have same specification but Asus has better CPU and they are at same price in my country Which one do you prefer?
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    I JUST TURNED ON MY MSI APACHE PRO WHICH IS RUNNING windows 10 but it is locked on the fist page with no sign in. No start ke

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    Choosing between MSI Apache Pro and HP Omen 17

    I have narrowed my choices down to the MSI GE62VR Apache Pro and HP Omen 17 w249tx I can't choose between them Help please? Omen by HP - W 249TX-  17.3-inch Laptop (7th Gen Core i7-7700/16GB/1TB + 256 GB SSD /Nvidia GeForce 1060 GTX 6 GB Graphics/ Windows 10 Home), Black With MS Office 2016 H...
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    MSI GE72VR Apache Pro-416 vs. Lenovo Legion Y520

    I am looking to buy a computer and have narrowed down my options to the MSI GE72VR Apache Pro-416 or the Lenovo Legion Y520. GE72VR Apache Pro-416 Specs. 17.3" Screen Full HD Intel Core i7 7700 HQ Proccesor 16 Gigs of RAM 1 Tb HHD and a 128 Gb SSD NVIDIA GTX 1060 3Gb Graphics card Price $1250...
  21. K

    GE62 Apache Pro Keyboard Removable?

    I recently had a chunk of chip (pretty big) get stuck under my spacebar, and to get it out I had to take the spacebar off. Now that I took it off, I have figured out how to put it back on, but it requires me to wedge a hinge on the scissor mechanism back into place on the bottom of the spacebar...
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    Solved! MSI ge62 apache 2qc battery

    I bought this Laptop very cheap used and when i got there the seller said the battery was 100% dead so my question is can the battery be user replaced?
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    Need help with finding correct fan replacement (MSI GE62 2QC Apache)

    Hey, Over the last 6 months I've had some issues with the left fan of my laptop (MSI GE62 2QC Apache). Out of nowhere, during a gaming session, the left fan started to make a really horrible grinding noise, as if the fan blade was scraping against the casing. When this first happened I tried...
  24. Z

    Laptop for Gaming

    Hello I am thinking to buy MSI Laptop Model: GE72 7RE (Apache Pro) - 020XPL for 1225 Euro. I7-7700 HQ GTX 1050 Ti 4 GB 8 GB DDR4 2133 MHz HDD 1 TB Monitor: 17,3" Full HD 120 Hz Well i got special discount normaly that laptop cost 1350 Euro. My problem is i dont know it is worth or not...
  25. D

    GE72 2QC Apache OR IdeaPad Y700

    Hello guys. Need your advise. I have limited money amount, but I want entry level gaming laptop. Among all models at my market I can afford one of this models IdeaPad Y700 80NV00CVPB MSI GE72 2QC Apache GE722QC-296FR Help me to choose i5-6300HQ with GTX 960M 4gb or i5-4210H with GTX 960M 2gb?
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    Looking for a SDD to put into my Msi GE70 2PE Apache Pro

    Hello, Currently i have a Msi GE70 2PE Apache Pro and i am looking to drop a SSD into it. Im somewhat new to upgrading parts in a laptop and dont know what SSD to buy. Currently looking at: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00TGIVVKU/ref=ox_sc_sfl_title_3?ie=UTF8&psc=1&smid=ATVPDKIKX0DER or...
  27. D

    My laptop can't restart.

    so my msi ge72 apache pro 6qf laptop can't restart now. i just got a samsung ssd pro 960 512 gb and everything works ok but when i restart if i need to install some new software it is just stuck on the MSI lgo on the boot. then i have to power down and power back up via the power button. what do...
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    Msi Fan Problem

    I have a MSI GE72 2QC APACHe, Its about 1 to 2 years old, I noticed that my left fan was starting to making loud noise when idle like a blender then it would sound like it was scratching against the case, while its going at 3118 rpm at idle. I tried cleaning the fan but nothing works, they also...
  29. poohge123

    Choosing Between Two Laptops

    Good day everyone, I'm in need of your help. I will be purchasing a laptop soon maybe next month and I need your opinion. I'm debating in choosing over two laptops which are: 1. MSI GE72MVR APACHE PRO-001 2. ASUS ROG STRIX GL702VS-DS74 Both have the following specs: i7-7700 HQ...
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    Solved! Help me choosing between these 2 laptops

    Hi everyone, I'm going to buy a laptop for it support and gaming: The Asus laptop has 7th gen i7 proccesor and gtx 1050 ti 4gb and the Msi 6th gen i7 and gtx 1060 3gb MSI GE62VR APACHE PRO-086...
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    can i factory reset my MSI GE60 2PL Apache

    i changed my msi from windows 8.1 to windows 7 and i regret it. is there any possible solution that i can reset my laptop to the original factory settings? please help! the specs: -Windows 8.1 -2 x DDR3L-1600 MHz,max 16GB -NVIDIA GeForce GTX 850M
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    MSI laptop won't turn on

    I have a MSI Ge62 2qd 2qd apache pro laptop. The laptop was working fine then suddenly I opened it up and press the power button and it won't turn on. The only thing that happens is the Backlit keyboard and the LED on the power button blinks for a split second then immediately turns off. Theres...
  33. E

    GE62 Apache Pro Sound/Chrome/Firewall Issue

    Hey all! I just recently bought a GE62 Apache Pro and I'm having issues. The other day, I was just doing a bit of gaming and my sound crashed. In order to fix it, I uninstalled and then rebooted so that the driver would be reinstalled. However, I tried opening Google Chrome right after and it...
  34. Z

    Sound issues MSI GE72VR 6RF Apache Pro

    Have owned this machine <1 week. Sound crackling/popping issues out of the box. Did a driver uninstall/reinstall, seemed to resolve. Then 2 days later, no sound. Have done full Windows update, installed Nahamic driver from MSI support site. No sound. Uninstalled Nahamic. Sound worked again, for...
  35. R

    MSI screen suddenly magnetic

    Hey, I have a MSi ge70 2pc Apache and the left side of my screen suddenly became magnetic. When you press it it clicks like it's a little loose. My question is does this hurt my screen if so what is a fix, or maybe some advice.
  36. 1

    Laptop Screen Black

    Hello, My laptop is MSI GE70 2QE Apache pro. I've tried switching on my laptop. The screen is totally black but the power button is on. Are there any solutions to fix this?
  37. J

    MSI GE70 apache pro, will boot from external hard drive but not internal.

    Okay so here goes. I have a MSI GE70 apache pro laptop. It will not boot with the internal hard drive. I have taken out the same hard drive and installed it in a external caddy. From there everything boots up just fine. THe thing is is that BIOS sees the hard drive when installed and i can even...
  38. W

    Can I upgrade this gaming laptop?

    Hi guys, I'm thinking of buying the MSI GE72VR Apache pro-009. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834154299 I was going to get the Apache Pro-027 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834154298 but they do not have them in stock and since I'm an OTR truck...
  39. B

    Laptop fan issue (Msi apache ge62)

    I recently just bought a new gaming laptop, the msi apache Ge62. And i found the fans a bit noisy.. My laptop cpu temperature is 34° and fan1 is running on 3200 rpm while fan2 is just not doing anything at all. Plz help me !
  40. T

    Decision between two laptops

    I am trying to choose between a MSI GE72 6QD-019NL Apache Pro or a ACER Aspire Nitro VN7-792G-770J I would appreciate advice, Thanks :)
  41. A

    MSI Screen Blackout

    I have an MSI GE72 Apache Pro and when it turns off the display it wont open back again. What should i do to fix the problem?
  42. D

    MSI GE60 apache pro...forgot bios password

    I had kept a password to enter bios...forgot the password...tried to login multiple times ,now windows not booting...always shows the bios password screen anyone with suggestions? would highly appreciate it... thanks
  43. K

    which one to choose MSI GE62 pro apache or Lenovo y50-70

    i want to buy a gaming laptop for high definition gaming. but im confused between msi or lenovo which one to choose.i am unaware of this specs, so plz help me the general specs r as follows: Lenovo MSI GE62...
  44. P

    Best laptop choice

    Hi there, I am trying to decide between a msi gs60 ghost pro or an msi apache pro, i want the best price for power, my budget is 2000 so i would aslo appreciate recommendations for other gaming laptops. Thank you
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    Acer Aspire V 15 Nitro VN7-572TG-775T Versus MSi GE60 2PE Apache Pro

    I'm trying to decide between this Acer and a (used) MSi GE60 2PE Apache Pro. Can you compare them? I like that the MSi is used because many of them seem to be lemons from the manufacturer. I already sent the first one I ever bought back because the screen did not work. Thanks!
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    which is better... alienware 15 r2 or msi 6qf apache pro

    i want to buy a gaming laptop.... now i am confused between alienware15 r2 and msi 6qf apache pro...!
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    Can i upgrade MSI GE62 6QC-612NE Apache from i5 to i7 processor?

    HI! Is it possible to upgrade the laptops cpu to a better one? I heard a rumor about that the CPU is soldered in is it true or just a rumor? LINK: http://www.elgiganten.dk/product/pc-tablets/barbar-computer/MSIGE626QC612/msi-ge62-6qc-612ne-apache-pro-15-6-barbar-gamer-pc
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    Alienware 15 R2 vs MSI GE62 6QF Apache Pro

    I'm getting a gaming notebook and I think I've narrowed down my choices to the Alienware 15 R2 or the MSI GE62 6QF Apache Pro. I want to know which of these I should get. I live in India and my choices are limited to a certain extent. Alienware...
  49. J

    MSI GE62 Apache Pro-004 or ASUS GL552VW?

    Sorry if this is redundant, however, all the forums i saw were for the Apache GE62 vs the ASUS ROG GL551 not GL552VW. I have read some bad things about both laptops, but seem to be leaning toward the MSI only because it seems LESS plasticky. I basically moderately game (FFXIV and similar...
  50. J

    Msi GE70 2QE Apache Pro Stuttering When Plugged In Wihout the Battery

    Hello guys. I need your help to solve my problem. I owned the MSI GE70 2QE Apache pro model. And yeah during plugged in + battery inside the laptop all the games can be played smoothly with extra fps but the temperature of the GPU exceed until 93'C maximum. Is this normal ? Or it will harm my...
  51. B

    which laptop Should I buy?

    Alienware 17...
  52. T

    MSI GE72 6QD-033 APACHE PRO thoughts?

    Are the specs for this laptop good at this price point and can anyone recommend a better laptop for a similar price? Link: http://www.scan.co.uk/products/173-msi-ge72-6qd-033-apache-pro-intel-core-i7-2gb-nvidia-geforce-gtx-960m-windows-10-home-(64-bit) CPU: i7 6700HQ RAM: 8 GB DDR4 2133 MHz...
  53. psycrow395

    What HardDrive Fits

    hello there i have an msi ge62-apache gaming laptop i was wandering if anybody knows what kind of drive goes in those slots and if all those slots use the same kind of drive? i have included a picture of the slots from my laptop to better help thanks for looking
  54. N

    P35w v2 or MSI GE72 6QF Apache Pro

    Hi Everyone! I am buying a laptop for my brother. Now I am deciding between the two Laptop Gigabyte or MSI laptop. Below are their spech and prices. The Gigabyte one seem to be out-of-date (maybe?) as I think their latest product is P35w V5 for the P35w line. My preference: - Cheap (lolzzz)...
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    Stuck between two laptops [$1200 Budget]

    Ok, so I'm looking to buy a laptop in the US for when I fly out there. I've found two on Newegg and they are: GIGABYTE P34Wv4-BW1T http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834233111 MSI GE Series GE72 Apache Pro-242 Gaming Laptop...
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    weird Display flicker any guesses?

    Hey guys I have an MSI GE 60 Apache Pro. Its truly an awesome laptop but the past few months it started to do this weird flickering and making weird lines on the screen. I'll post a video of it. It becomes quite bothersome and this laptop is only a year old so i wouldn't think it's from being...
  57. D

    MSI GE72 Apache or ASUS G751JL-WH71(WX)

    MSI GE72 Apache Pro-001 Intel Skylake Core i7-6700HQ (2.6GHz - 3.5GHz) Processor, 17.3" Full HD (1920 x 1080) eDP Non Reflection Display, 16GB (8GB x 2) DDR4 2133MHz Memory, 128GB M.2 SATA SSD + 1TB 7200RPM Hard Drive, DVD Super Multi Drive, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M 3GB GDDR5 Graphics Cards...
  58. C

    Upgradeable GPU in laptop

    Can I ask you, if in MSI GE72 2QC-086CZ Apache can be upgraded GPU? Thanks.
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    ROG G751JT or MSI GE72 Apache Pro-001 for gaming?

    My main interest is gaming at home. Links for the 2 laptops, ASUS ROG G751JT-WH71(WX) http://store.asus.com/us/item/201510AM160007799/A19581 MSI GE72 Apache Pro-001 http://us.msi.com/product/notebook/GE72-Apache-Pro-6th-Gen-GTX-970M#hero-overview Both laptops have similar specs except that...
  60. T

    How much should I sell my gaming laptop for?

    I have had it for only a few months, but have realized a desktop is better suited to my needs, it is in pristine condition and cost $1350 new. The computer is a 2015 MSI GE-62 Apache Pro, the specs are: i7 4720hq 12gb ddr3 ram gtx 970m 120gb ssd 1 tb hard drive 1080p 15" ips display Thank you...