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  1. N

    Question Laptop high ping and poor connection when other devices is fine

    Hi, I'm having a problem with my Lenovo legion Y520 Specs: OS-name Microsoft Windows 10 Home Processor Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7300HQ CPU @ 2.50GHz, 2501 Mhz, 4 cores(r), 4 processors Ram: 8gb graphic cards : intel(r) HD Graphics card 630 and Nvidia Geforce GTX 1050 ti wifi card: Realtek 8821...
  2. B

    Question JBL Flip 3 - Won't turn on without charge

    Hello there, my flip 3 is won't turn on without on charge cable. But, when i plug off the charge cable (only on battery power), i can open the device with just only long press down to power button and if i release the power button, device is gonna power off... Also when the device turned off, i...
  3. B

    Question Building a laptop from parts?

    So my computer just died on me and I need it for school so more or less I was wondering could I use the 5+ somewhat broken laptops in my house to scrap together something that'll work? Obviously it wouldn't need to be the best it just needs to work for the meantime.
  4. M

    Question Microphone making Robotic Static sound.

    i've got a New PC the other day and everything is working fine. However when trying to record with my Mic, all it picks up is horrible static sound (https://vocaroo.com/i/s1DGKM6z2VcI) I've tried me headset on another device and it works fine. What is the issue? Intel i-7 9700K Nvidia RTX...
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    Question Razer headset low volume

    I recently bought a razer nari headset, it worked alright, a few weeks later it started acting up. First of all my mic would sound like a robot every 14 seconds (approximately) for 3-5 seconds, robot voice was literally timed which had me really confused, then, my surround sound stopped working...
  6. D

    Question Smart devices don't connect to student housing wifi?

    I think my dorm uses WPA2 enterprise and I can't get both my google home and lifx light strip to connect to wifi. Whether it's a user and pass wifi or just a open wifi. Does anyone know if theres a workaround?
  7. EveryDayPebble

    Radeon 520 audio and video lag

    I started up my laptop and started playing some games, after a while the audio and video would start lagging. fps drops from 60 to around 15 send help
  8. E

    Question HP Pavilion Protect Smart Hard Drive replacement with a broken screen

    Hello, and thank you in advance for helping me with my unique problem. I was given a HP Pavilion Protect Smart laptop with a broken screen and no hard drive (a co-worker of mine wanted the hard drive out of the laptop to salvage the data from). I have another hard drive from an older laptop that...
  9. D

    Question Desktop in task manager??????

    Ive had my PC for like 5 years now and under startup it has never shows DESKTOP.I disabled it but it is under C:\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup soIdk i would normally brush by it and not think twice but its never been there before.I just worry that its a virus...
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    Question Headphones with mic that are recording internal sounds

    I bought in-ear headphones with microphone included from Sony and I noticed that my internal sounds are being recorded while I talk to others. For example if I listen to Spotify they hear the music, even thought the sound is being sent to the headphone the microphone somehow manages to record it...
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    Question Pink horizontal lines across my screen when i turn it on what is wrong

    My computer was fine yesterday, I turned it on today and it comes on with pink lines across my screen? I dunno what happened or what to do
  12. D

    Smell of burning only when turning on the PC.

    I cannot find the source. It only happens for a short period of time after the PC has been off for a while. I have a cat in the house could it be it burning dust/the hair of the cat? The PC performance has not been affected Any idea what it could be?
  13. M

    Question Lenovo screen totally black after change

    Good morning, When changing the screen of my Thinkpad X1 Carbon (1st generation), I encountered a problem: I disconnected the old screen, I put the new one in, I started the machine and everything works, great! and the one very, very, very bad idea comes to mind: Reconnect the old screen but...
  14. D

    Question Razer Blade Pro or Legion Y740?

    As the title states, I'm looking between these two laptops. Both models I'm looking at are carrying an RTX 2060, an i7-9750h, 16gb of ram, both 17.3", but the Razer is $2500 while the Lenovo is $1900. Can anyone explain how Razer is justifying the price difference here? For me, the clear answer...
  15. M

    *!HELP!* - MSI stuttering/static on Youtube on all browsers. Nothing else.

    I've tried everything. Only on youtube, videos will Sometimes be good for a while, but other times it will stutter a lot, make static noises every few seconds, and have audio delay and not be in sync with the video. I've tried the log out and empty cache thing.. Updating drivers (DriverBooster6)...
  16. yirv iej livcnqejwvijvw

    Solved! Am i able to upgrade my laptops cpu

    hey guys sorry for bothering but i couldnt find answers anywhere. i have a lenovo ideapad 330s 15arr and i was wondering if the cpu was soldired or not as i am unable to find answers for my specific model
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    Question My iphone 2g will bootloop at the apple logo and sometimes it gets to the home screen then shuts off. help

    My iphone is pretty old when i charge it it does the bootloop otherwise it doesn't turn on
  18. HighLeaderTaurus

    Question Power Button Broken!

    So some context; I have a Gateway Laptop (NE56R31u). A few years ago it had fallen off of my bed and the top left corner of the keyboard part got damaged. The two bottom pieces separated and the power button frequently has issues powering on the laptop. I didn’t know what to do about it, it...
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    Question Best IEM/earbuds incl mic for FPS gaming

    Hi all, I'm wondering if you could give me any tips on getting IEMs or earbuds specifically for competitive FPS gaming. I realize that good quality headphones are preferred for FPS and I own a pair of AT AD900x, but due to medical issues with increased pressure inside my skull I can only wear...
  20. J

    Question Spilled water on my touchpad/trackpad

    Sorry for the explanation being so long. Ok so I was drinking some water and somehow I chocked on it so I spilled some water on my MacBook Air trackpad/touchpad (I’m not sure what it’s called and what the difference is) and keyboard, and now it’s acting weird. My screen turns on and off like...
  21. R

    Question Forgot PIN, and FRP is enabled

    Samsung s7 edge: Okay so when you enable FRP in the settings it says you have 15 unlock attempts before it resets all your data. I forgot my PIN code, (since I got a new phone and stupidly left it on) and I tried 12 times and refuse to keep trying because I have VERY SENTIMENTAL photos on the...
  22. H

    Question LG No Picture

    Hello all.. Hoping to pick a few brains before I start spending money. I have an LG 42LK450-UB I inherited from a friend after it stopped showing a picture (haven't verified whether or not there is still sound, but plan to check tonight. There's still power going to the speakers from the main...
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    Question Help with Neewer NW-800 microphone setup

    Hello, I purchased a Neewer NW-800 microphone a while back and it was working perfectly well until one day during a discord call the microphone just stopped. Since then i have not been able to get it back working. I contacted the company asking them to help me out and they told me to install...
  24. helpmepls00003

    Asus ROG gaming keyboard

    my asus ROG gaming keyboard was fine this morning. But right now when i try to type something it comes like 4-5 letters than just 1. and when i try to play fortnite i can't move my guy, it looks like it is clitched or something. I have had this keyboard for maybe 4-5 months and i...
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    Question I have a problem with my earphone

    Hi, I have a problem with my earphone, the problem is with the bass, the earphone is left, the bass is smaller than the right one, even though 9 hours ago it was still functioning normally, 4 hours later, when I took my earphone in the bag, suddenly this problem happened, I am confused by this...
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    Question MSI GE62VR 6RF Apache Pro Won't Boot After Undervolting Using XTU

    My laptop ran incredibly hot so I took the risk and undervolted my CPU in an attempt to lower temps. I think I did around -130mV and ran a benchmark. I did all this using XTU and since I had to do something soon I shut down the laptop. I realised soon after that I probably should have put it...
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    Question Need help deciding on laptop.

    I have this laptop, but I wanna know if its good for gaming and recording in 1080p with OBS Studio. The games I plan to use are: Zandronum (Classic doom source port), Age of Empires II, Star Wars battlefront II (2005), CoD Series (Mostly World at War). Basically mostly RTS and first person...
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    Question Samsung 1080p tv with smart hub locked at 720p (or less)

    I have a samsung j5290 43" and the smart hub and all the tv option menus has a very poor image quality, i tried to update but seems i have the last update patch, can i fix it or is just that way? i am currently using the xiaomi mi box and the image quality is much superior so its not the tv itself
  29. Crazy_Grimold

    Question Replacing the screen in a laptop without a removable battery

    I have a ASUS FX53VD laptop and this thing is a beast. I broke the screen and have ordered the replacement. I've watched a few tutorials and it seems like something I'm capable of. But every tutorial says to disconnect the battery unfortunately this laptop doesn't have a removable battery. So I...
  30. P

    Question Which updated graphics driver should I install from intel's website?

    I just downloaded a program that won't run because my GPU driver is outdated. I can install an updated graphics driver from intel's website (https://downloadcenter.intel.com/product/80939/Graphics-Drivers) but don't want to install the wrong one. My specs are: Device- Intel(R) HD Graphics 5500...
  31. daniel.avital62

    Question HyperX Cloud Flight, what settings should I use?

    Windows 10, when you go to sound settings you can see all your audio possibilities and I right clicked my Headset, Hyper X Cloud Flight and I found enhancements. I looked everywhere for suggestions but have not found any that suits my question. I'm a gamer, but I'm also a music lover...
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    Question ASUS N76VJ wont boot, no asus logo, gets stuck on back lit black screen. Please Help!

    Hi All, My Asus Laptop, N76VJ, boots to a black screen, no asus logo appears. The only way to get it to turn on is to remove the battery and charger for about 30 minutes or longer and to then reconnect it to power, it will then boot properly (basically I know if it will boot properly since it...
  33. R

    Question Laptop suddenly hotter than normal after I dropped it (help pls!)

    I have a laptop and a few days ago, I dropped it from a height of about 2-3 feet. The laptop was on at that time and I opened it up. It was still working and I experienced a blue screen shortly after. It said it was checking for problems and after 5 minutes or so, it was still at 0% so I shut it...
  34. crypix

    Question MSI GL62M 7RE "broken" keyboard, any solution?

    I own the GL62M 7RE model and I've been having this issue for months now. I tried updating the BIOS, EC and the Chipset and it worked fine for a few hours. But now my keys that i've had issues with do not work at all. Lots of people have been having the same issue as me with the embedded...
  35. Ghaffar.dosti

    Question How do i make my dell xps 15 9550 use its dedicated gpu

    So recently my laptop wont run aaa games like before such as fortnite i would get about 90 frames but now im getting 12. So i checked what was going on and the problem was that my laptop was automatically switching from gpu to igpu back and forth. i have tried everything i cannot get the same...
  36. jsmoke

    Question audio can't play while mic on enabled, vise versa

    any headset i connect to my pc is unable to play audio through the headphones option in sounds preferences, unless the mic is disabled. if i select headset as the default device, i can have audio and input, but the audio quality is terrible. i have tried reinstalling windows and realtek...
  37. PS3Owner2019

    Question PS3 Internet Nat Type 3

    Hellppppp Can somebody tell me why my ps3 wont connect connect to my mobile hotspot and has Nat type 3 on my normal internet-wifi i have tried lan internet same thing,but theres nothing wrong with the internet...My ps3 used to connect to the same hotspot like 2weeks ago and now it cant it just...
  38. Innten

    Question How do i fix processor running 80% usage, while GPU uses 0% usage

    Since yesterday my laptop(Asus rog strix) started to use only the processor. GPU(Geforce 1050Ti 4gb) is not showing up any usage in task manager. also in gaming center the GPU sometimes shows -1mhz and -xxxxx degreece which is strange (sometimes also showing max usage while there is none). i...
  39. Maciecakes

    Question Laptop Battery won’t charge

    I’m a computer noob. I don’t know a whole lot about parts and all that, I like to game so I’ll do my best to explain my problem. I bought a used Alienware laptop last year. It worked perfectly until recently. I started getting a pop up saying I needed to consider replacing my battery. I ignored...