motherboard

Forum discussion tagged with motherboard.
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    Question Does a software audio driver improve audio in any way or should I avoid drivers altogether (stick to Windows default)?

    So, I recently bought a pair of Beyerdynamic DT 770 Pro headphones (they are analog headphones, not USB). The headphones sounded perfectly fine with the default Windows audio driver when I plugged them in, but I went to my motherboard's (MSI Z170A GAMING M7) and downloaded the Realtek HD drivers...
  2. ppterson

    Question Laptop refusing to post. Blinking black screen

    Hi, yesterday I went to turn on my laptop, just to find it wouldn't post. The screen just kept flashing on and off. It had been doing this for some time now, but it would always post after a few seconds. I tried removing the battery, pressing the ON button for some 30 seconds, and trying to...
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    Question Laptop won't charge

    When I plug in my Dell Inspiron 15 3567, it's hard to insert the plug. When the cord is plugged into the wall, the light is on, but when it is plugged into the laptop, the light turns off and I hear a spark sound. Took it to my local Micro Center and they said that the power adapter jack was...
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    Question LENOVO Ideapad 320: Power button light and fan turn on, display won’t display anything.

    Hi, my Lenovo Ideapad 320 started malfunctioning a while ago. It seemed to happen after installing a Lenovo system update. The laptop won’t do anything unless it’s on charge. When I press the power button while it is on charge, the power button LED and the LED near the SD card slot power up, the...
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    Question CPU upgrade HP pavilion g6-1331sa help wanted

    Hi I have a old 2011 HP Pavilion g6-1331sa notebook that runs very slow with Win 10 20H2. CPU being AMD a8-3520m 4 core 1.6-2.5ghz clock frequency, 35V, socket FS1, dia size 228mm code name Liano released 20 Dec 2012. Want to look for a upgrade CPU that is compatible. Problem is finding one...
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    Question Msi ge70 laptop dont turn on. Only blue power button light

    Hello there My MSI GE70 laptop dont turn on. When i Press the power button, button light blue, fan, hdd, cd rom is work and screen black.48 seconds after pressing the button; laptop turn off . I tested all part of laptop cpu and chipset are heating, gpu is cold. How can i repair myself. I can’t...
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    Question A component burned in the MBO

    Hi everyone, I have ROG GL552V it was working normally until I plugged in a USB flash drive it was suddenly go off. Since then it doesn’t boot or charge it’s simply died , I tried opening it inside and noticed there was a component completely burned I couldn’t identify it (I included pics)...
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    Question Asus Laptop not booting, but keyboard backlight flashes

    Hi. I have a ASUS FX504GD Laptop(i5-8300H, 24GB RAM, GTX 1050, Asus BIOS 317, 250 GB SSD and 1TB HDD) . I had a keyboard dust and spill issue where if I press a key, say "7" it would type in "7mdk" sorta thing. I took it down and started cleaning. While I was at it, I also reapplied the thermal...
  9. ellenleigh122627

    Question Asus vivobook

    i’ve had my ASUS vivobook since september last year, about 9 months. Never had any issue battery was perfect, no lagging or freezing. In June my charger stopped working due to what i think was my nephew pulling at it. It didn’t work for a day and i got it into a position that it started...
  10. joyesmoke

    Question ASUS ROG G750J won't turn on

    Howdy guys. My English not so well, but let me imagine the situation. One of fans stop work and I open laptop. Then I short circuit this: https://ibb.co/j4XftkM When I do it I forgot to switch off laptop! After that it's won't turn on. This thing too hot when I plug AC adapter...
  11. ativsc

    Question Motherboard of new Thinkpad T480s fried for the second time within 3 months of purchase.

    I received my T480s around 3 months and, just after a month, the device suddenly stopped working (did not boot even to the bios). The motherboard was replaced by the service center. Again after 2 months, the device began to reboot spontaneously and after a while, it stopped working at all...
  12. Lucaskp4

    Question Lenovo NI 1401 laptop keyboard (or motherboard) issue

    Hi there! I'm an electronic technician and I tried almost everything to solve this problem (except replacing the motherboard). My laptop is with some keyboard issue that I can't solve. The issue is that some keys don't work properly. They are: 'Esc', '2', 'w', 's', 'x' and 'z'. These keys...
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    Question Question about Desktop MB

    Sorry if this is the wrong place, but I see nowhere to ask about Desktops. I have a Dell 0c2kjt MB and I want to upgrade RAM, however I get mixed messages on how much RAM is supported. Find laptop driver.com says that my motherboard can be upgraded to 4x4GB and Dell says 2x4 GB ddr3, does...
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    Question ASUS Q304UA 2-in-1 motherboard

    Hi guys! My ASUS motherboard died. I want to buy it online but I don’t know how to choose the right model. Could you guys help? The model is ASUS Q304UA 2-in-1 and I am uploading specs of my serial number: I appreciate it very much G5N0CX129421205 Q304UA-BB 5T10 CN:2148 CCAH14LP0950T3...
  15. ekiryl

    Question my Dell laptop has no power

    Hi guys. let's get to the point. So, first my laptop screen is blank and there's a "bib" sound, so i thought it was RAM. I opened up my laptop back case and put the RAM and clean it. when i put it back, suddenly my laptop won't turn on. I tried to put the battery and plug the adapter and...