Forum discussion tagged with laptop.
  1. TTEUZ

    Question TDP problem with a EGPU Laptop Custom WaterCooler Loop

    Hey guys, welcome aboard into my Laptop Project. So, lets go deep... Laptop: NP300E4C-AD5BR SAMSUNG i5-3210M (actually 6GB of RAM running over 667 MHZ DDR3) Upgrades: i7-3940XM WaterCooling + 1060 3GB EXPGDC + 16 GB of RAM running over 1600 MHZ DDR3) Everything is being bought from AliExpress...
  2. charliesfrt

    Question Laptop won't turn on, fully charged but no LED light

    Hello, I have an ASUS F541uv-56a92cb3. I've had it for three years, with some heating problems, the fan would usually make really loud and weird noises, even with light usage. Yesterday it turned off while I was just watching YouTube. I heard a beep when it shut down, like the one there is when...
  3. Schwec

    How much should I sell my laptop for and where are some good places to sell it?

    HP OMEN CPU- i7-7700HQ (2.8 GHz) Memory/RAM- 8GB DDR4- 1866 SDRAM (1 x 8 GB) GPU- GTX 1050 Hard Drive- 1TB 7200rpm SATA Display- 15.6’’ (1920 x 1080) Keyboard - Backlit No Touchscreen
  4. evilhny

    Question Can I install WD Green Sata 2.5/7mm SSD on Acer Aspire E15?

    My laptop came with 500GB SATA III HDD. I want to install SSD on it. Will WD Green SATA 2.5/7mm SSD WDS240G2G0A be compatible with my laptop Acer Aspire E 15 E5-575G-31YC
  5. Desiyo

    Question Laptop won’t turn on

    I have a Lenovo laptop with an internal battery. It has been 1 year since I bought it. It just shut down while I was using it because it was hot. I let it cool down and tried opening it but it won’t, but when I press the power button it lights up for 5 secs then closes. I tried plugging in my...
  6. S

    Question ROG G551VW not boot

    ROG G551VW cannot boot since few days ago. Once connectted to power or battery, power indicator, airplane mode indicator, Captial indicator are on but show black screen. Cannot hear any sound from fan. Tried the following already but got same symptom all the time. Battery only Adapter only No...
  7. Nohen

    Question Laptop fan broke, laptop won’t start

    My laptops fan recently stop working, it makes a really loud grinding noise. My laptop would display a message before bios warning that the fan was broken and further use could result in damage but to hit enter to go to start the laptop. After a few hours of use the laptop won’t go past that...
  8. R

    Question Laptop not displaying to internal monitor

    Laptop is an Acer Aspire r3 131t-c1ew. Got new Screen for it as previous one got broken. When that wasnt working I had a bit more of a look and found that the screen cable itself had a few broken wires so assumed that to be the problem. Cable arrived today so i did the switch, but alas still no...
  9. nicktheone

    Question MSI GP62MVR 7RF screen upgrade.

    Is it possible to upgrade the screen in this model of notebook or does MSI enforce a whitelist for components? If possible could anyone suggest me where to find a decent upgrade? Right now it has a 1920x1080 matte 60Hz and I'd like to upgrade it to a 1920x1080 glossy 120Hz. Thanks in advance!
  10. N

    Question Given 3 brokenish laptops... No clue which one to fix/how to fix/etc...

    Sorry in advance for the headache and the noobiness.... Ok, I have a Toshiba Satellite L875-s7103 (Screen is cracked, and the battery is shot I believe...don't have original charger either) Also have a HP Pavilion g7-1075dx (Screen doesn't come on, wasn't given a charger either) And lastly, a...
  11. Boxstep

    Question Acer laptop some keys not working(not ordinary)

    Hello, i will keep it short. I changed thermo paste cleaned dust put everything back like i always do. I turned computer on - fan spinning power light on but hdd led blinked once and display was off. I removed ram and hdd few times changed ram slots volia somehow everything worked again what a...
  12. mmckinney16

    How much could I get for this gaming laptop and where should I sell it?

    Hello! I have a MSI GS63 STEALTH-010. I've had it for a few months and decided I want a desktop. Its still in super great condition. Here are some specs... OS Name - Microsoft Windows 10 Home Processor - Intel 8th Generation Core i7 2.2 gigahertz Memory (RAM) - 16 GB Graphics Card - NVIDIA...
  13. R

    My laptop keep pressing zero

    My 5 year toshiba satellite keeps pressing zero(0 key) but the keyboard wasn't no clog and not getting stuck. But i suddenly restart it then it appear (Hard Driver Recovery) settings. It is cause of hard drive failure???
  14. R

    Question CPU runs way over max clock speed while charging. Temps reach upto 92°C while playing any game for just 15 mins. Please help.

    Laptop Description: I own an EVGA SC15 Gaming laptop (less than a year old) with the following specs: CPU: Intel i7- 7700HQ @ 2.8 GHz- 2.81 GHz GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060, Core: 1455 MHz, Memory: 8008 MHz, GDDR5, 381.99 RAM: 16384 MB, DDR4, 1300 MHz, Dual-Channel, 16-16-16-39 Storage...
  15. fistinair

    Discussion Help me decide to choose between these two Laptops

    Country: Australia As both of these laptops are in range of 800-900 AUD With my budget i can afford one of these two which one should i go for? 1) Acer Aspire E 15 Black Obsidian Black 15.6-inch Full HD...
  16. M

    Question Will there be permanent damage?

    Hi, last night I closed my laptop while it was resting on some books on my bed and went to the movies. It was still on at the time and someone threw a pile of blankets on my bed over the laptop. When I got back the blankets were quite hot and I turned my laptop off. I'm curious how badly this...
  17. B

    Question Laptop is using dedicated mic instead of external mic

    so my laptop at some point decided to use the dedicated mic instead of my headphone's mic, but the sound output did come from my headphone. i did noticed this problem when i was playing game with my friend via discord, he notice that my sound is worse than usual. at that time i tried to mute my...
  18. M

    Need Help Between Laptops

    I need to choose between HP PAVILION15-CX0032NT COREİ7 8750H and LENOVO LEGION Y530 CORE İ7 8750H Please Help ASAP.
  19. R

    nvidia mx 250 not recognizing

    I recently brought a mi notebook pro 2019 from china and i reinstalled windows eng because default was a chinese version. i dont know what is the problem but nvidia driver is not installing its showing error and nvidia driver is not being recognized in display adapters too. please help me the...
  20. Ikrar Satyadharma

    Question Laptop won't charge after wet

    My Laptop Asus A456U got milk spilled on it while I was using it. The screen quickly went black and I instinctively turn it off. It was plugged on. The laptop turns on but it won't charge. I haven't tried using other charger or using the charger on other laptops cause currently there are no...
  21. K

    Lenovo laptop freezes and produces buzzing noise!

    I was watching a video on my laptop (not on the internet) when it suddenly froze and started making annoying buzzing noise! It's been frozen and noisy for almost 2 hrs now and it's still not stopping. I wanted to shut it down/ restart it but keyboard is useless it wont work, the screen is also...
  22. TommyInfinity

    Question Dell Inspiron 15 7559 UHD (4K) Touch Screen Problem (Pixel-Rain)

    Hey. So.. my laptop Dell Inspiron 15 7559, doing strange things. When I'm using my laptop normally, there is nothing like pixel-rain. But when I'm gaming with a perofrmance-needy game, then after a while of gaming it starts to "rain", and when I quit out of the game, after about 5 mins, it...
  23. a12d

    Question Laptop Crashing/Closing after 10 seconds of game and its not overheating.

    First of all i started using this laptop only a couple a days ago its battery was not working. It was working fine till yesterday but then it closed down once while i opened too many programs(google chrome/discord/agario/minecraft)at once.The overheating limit on this laptop is 100 C. It is very...
  24. Si809

    Question Triton 500 or Aero 15 Classic

    I'm planning to purchase a laptop for the next two years of high school and four years of college(no desktop), probably game programming related major. I want a laptop that's thin, light, lasting battery, and can play games, like Monster Hunter World, on. I'm not sure which one to purchase: Aero...
  25. S

    Question HP Omen 15 High CPU Temperature

    I brought a new gaming laptop a two to three weeks ago and recently playing call of duty black ops 3 and noticed that the cpu temperature is sometimes over 90c and can get to 95-99c range but less often Not too sure about this as seen on other HP Omen series that it's used to these kinds of...
  26. W

    Question lag spikes/FPS drops

    My Laptop battery was dead so I removed it and since then I'm getting massive lag spikes during online games ONLY, other regular games are working fine my "GPU drivers are updated, no heating issues, no resource issues, no network issues"?
  27. S

    Question HP Laptop Keybboard

    Hi there, So I have a HP laptop, I'm unsure of the exact model but I've had it for a few years. Recently I gave it to my mum to use and she's having trouble using the laptop because of the keyboard. I used it myself and some of the keys work fine but if I hit the 'e' key it comes out with 'er'...
  28. qwpMrMarius

    Question Laptop severly underperforming

    I have had an ASUS Laptop since 2017 and recently it has been severely underperforming in doing simple tasks, such as browsing google chrome and playing several games ( League Of Legends, CS:GO ), where it has this problem of constantly freezing for an extended period of time, usually about...
  29. O

    Question Laptop for browser games(farmville2)

    hello, so i want to gift my mother a new laptop, she has been playin only farmville2 for the past few years, and lately it has became extremly demanding and barely loads on the one she curently has. the budget is somewhere between 600-800€.. but if i can get away with less :D.. happy me ^.^...
  30. V

    Suggestions on an Ultrabook for school

    I' a student from India. My budget is $1000. I want a 13-inch laptop, 2 in 1 form factor with a good touch screen. Since I'll be carrying it around all the time I need a thin and lightweight one (less than 1.5 Kg). I don't play a lot of games, and especially not on my laptop. I just play...
  31. K

    Question My laptop refuses to use dedicated Nvidia GPU for games

    Operating System: Windows 10 Home 64-bit (10.0, Build 17134)(17134.rs4_release.180410-1804) System Manufacturer: Acer System Model: Aspire V3-571G Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3630QM CPU @ 2.40GHz (8 CPUs), ~2.4GHz Memory: 16384MB RAM Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000 NVIDIA GeForce GT 730M I've...
  32. B

    Question Wifi speed

    Hello guys, I have wifi problems with my ASUS F750J Laptop. On my android phone internet speed is around 300Mbps, but on my laptop only 40mbps. I updated network adapter drivers, but it didn't helped. And strange thing: at my parents house internet speed(70+-mbps) is same on both my phone and...
  33. J

    Question Asus x553ma startup errors

    Hi all! I have an Asus X553MA laptop. The other day, it started lagging, then the screen went crazy. When I tried to restart it, it started the automatic repair, but failed. Some attempts gave me the error saying ntoskernel error, and also the "a necessary device is not connected" error. I...
  34. dencns

    Question Screen glitch/bug/error within Dell Laptop

    LINK as to what I am seeing: View: My normal wallpaper screen is fine, but I'm getting these green 4x4 dots on my screen when it comes to opening my GeForce and Steam application Does anyone know a solution?
  35. H

    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...
  36. A

    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...
  37. W

    Used Gaming Laptop Worth

    Hey guys so i've been wanting to sell my laptop for quite some time now, but i just dont really know how much its actually worth nowadays. Im wanting to upgrade to a desktop since i have room for it now. Specs for Alienware 15 R2: Processor: Intel Core i7-6700HQ Ram: 8GB of DDR4 Duel channel...
  38. Acer aspire e 15

    Question Acer aspire e 15 battery issue

    Recently my laptop acer aspire e 15 has its battery indicator light(right) always orange. The battery shows it is charged upto 93%. However if I unplug the laptop it just turns off. I tried uninstalling battery drivers in device manager and restarting but no luck. Any help is greatly appreciated.
  39. M

    Question Lenovo laptop won't charge after running out of battery

    My fairly new lenovo ideapad 310-15ISK ran out of battery and now it won't charge. I am certain that the ac adapter and the power jack aren't damaged, the battery itself worked fine as well and showed no signs of damage before it ran out. I would remove the battery but it's built in pretty deep...
  40. Briaaaaaaaaaan

    MSI GL62 7QF Shutting down radomly.

    so i just got this problem earlier when im trying to fix my Laptop fan because it creates a loud noise everytime i turn on my laptop so i decided to unplug it in my laptop and leave the other fan working, but after i did that my laptop randomly shutting off.
  41. E

    Question Laptop screen goes very dim when moved(HP Pavillion 15: tpn-c125)

    I'm helping a friend of mine with fixing his HP laptop which is only about a year and a half old. I would really appreciate any input on how to solve this problem. When I turn the laptop on, the screen is on but its so dim that you can barely see it. Only when you wiggle the laptop cover up and...
  42. s439

    Question Should I buy OMEN by HP - 15-dc1006tx or a Dell G7 15 7590?

    Should I buy OMEN by HP - 15-dc1006tx or a Dell G7 15 7590 (both 2019 models with i7-8750H/16GB Single Channel/144hz/RTX 2060 6GB)?
  43. M

    laptop shifts to sleep from shutdown

    i bought a laptop, and when the parcel reached, the battery was low as dead... i charged it when i shut it down and leave it overnight, and turn it on the other day, it wakes from sleep, and has consumed a lot of battery... don't know if it is hardware or software problem... don't...
  44. E

    Solved! How do I fix a stuck track pad button legion y530

    I have a legion y530 and the button somehow gets stuck, it is brand new and nothing was spilled on it. It is till usable but very annoying. I think a clip or some thing is not attached properly because the button looks crooked compared to the other. Also when I push on the the other side it...
  45. E

    Dell Inspiron 14z 5423 Screen won't turn on after Windows 10 install BSOD

    As per the title, I was installing Windows 10 on this laptop (a co-workers', not mine), and the installation had a BSOD. I was updating from Windows 8. After that BSOD, I had to restart the computer and the installation was still ongoing. This happened about 4 times. Now I am left with a...
  46. Mich90918

    Question Programming laptop advice

    I've spend a lot trying to find the best laptop for my needs, but I can't find the right one. I hope you can help me out. Thanks. 1. What is your budget? 650€ (EUROS) 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 17 inch 3. What screen resolution do you want? 1920x1080 4. Do...
  47. 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...
  48. M

    About to buy a laptop

    Hello folks, i am about to buy a laptop out of these three... My requirment is appearance with normal office work.. Please give me your valuable opinion.... Acer swift 3, 14'', ci5 8265u, 8GB RAM, 256 PCIe SSD, finger print, backlit keyboard, 1.45kg thin 17.95mm: 611 USD (flash deal)...
  49. E

    Budget laptop for Revit

    1. What is your budget? <$700 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 14" or less 3. What screen resolution do you want? Not important. 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Replacing current Lenovo Ideapad U310 5. How much battery life do you need...
  50. G

    Question "CPU throttled at 91% by Windows" possibly overheating?

    Hello all! I have bought a few days ago new Acer Aspire A515-52-394A with i3-8145U, 8GB ram, 250GB SSD, Windows10 Home and i am very glad with the purchase. However, after performing userbenchmark tests several times, i always get the following warning:" CPU throttled at 91% by Windows...
  51. D

    Cooling Pad for Asus Vivobook S15

    So I have purchased Asus Vivobook S15 and I want to purchase a cooling pad for my laptop. Generally laptops have there fans below, but this laptop has the fan in the other direction (You can see some pictures or videos to understand what I am trying to say :P ). So can someone suggest some good...
  52. C

    Question Is my laptop CPU able to be upgraded

    Hello I have a MSI GS73 VR 6rf laptop that has a 6700hq i7 processor and was wondering if there was any way to upgrade this processor. Lol I also have a MSI GL72 7rd that I just wish I could combine these laptops because this one has the 7700hq processor and the other has gtx 1060 graphics haha...
  53. L

    Question My laptop turn on for a split second and immediately turn off

    So I suspended my laptop before I went to bed,in the next morning the laptop was power off and I tried to power it on but the lights on keyboard comes on and fan kicks at full speed and 2 secs late the laptop power off.
  54. UnashamedLaptopGamer

    Mech 15G2R/Tongfang/Schenker Sound?

    Okay it has all the specs that I want. A RTX 2070 Max-q, IPS 144hz screen, a non-dedicated button touchpad, slim bezels and light weight, a full size keyboard with numpad, and over a 1TB of storage. The whole package for dirt cheap. The mechanical keyboard is a bonus. I am just a little worried...
  55. B

    Question Can I charge my laptop with this adapter?

    I have an SP151-51GN laptop and I would like to charge it with usb-c. I found this and this adapter. Will they charge my laptop? Can I use it to charge a phone?
  56. Raven1738

    Question Laptop fell, what should i do??

    It fell from a short height, but it fell backwards, so the drive hit the floor and then everything else. When i turn it on, it makes some grinding noises but it's very quiet, i can only hear it if i put my ear next to the drive. It works very slow, and takes a while for my desktop to show up...
  57. P

    Question lap fps drop

    hi, i was like getting problems in my laptop recently,mine is an high end laptop but i was getting some fps drop when i was playing games. i will say one scene where i got frustrated ,i was playing (tom clancy rainbow six siege)with the fps of 120 in main screen and 80 while playing but after...
  58. S

    Question Laptop keeps crackling and sound popping/freezing

    Every time I watch something or listen to something, the audio always does this: View: My laptop freezes and the audio keeps popping. I've been trying to fix it for a while but I've had no luck. Does anyone know why?
  59. E

    Best Laptop out of Two

    Okay, so, I have picked out two laptops that are pretty cheap. I don't have a high budget so I'm looking for something reasonable. I found these both on Amazon and I'm curious which one would be best for the gaming I want to do. I'm not a heavy gamer, mostly stuff like Skyrim (which is probably...
  60. S

    Question Laptop wont turn on

    Laptop: HP G71-340US 17.3" Laptop Computer So this laptop is my fathers old laptop that i figured i might be able to get working again. So i dont know any backstory just one day the display doesnt work anymore. When i plug in the charger the white charging light stays on for about 10 seconds...