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  1. henrytcasey

    Why Cuphead Is Even Better on Nintendo Switch

    Studio MDHR's beloved platformer is no longer an Xbox exclusive, leaving Switch owners as the true winners. Why Cuphead Is Even Better on Nintendo Switch : Read more
  2. J

    Arctis 7 Charging issue

    Hello! So I just got the Arctis 7 2019 edition at Best Buy and I had them for almost a week now. At first when I would place them to charge, I didn’t focus on if it would show a Led or something to show that it is charging. And I was just wondering if the headset is just supposed to just not...
  3. K

    Arctis pro equalizer settings

    So i have purchased a steel series arctis pro headseet(no game dac) and have found the sound quality to be lackluster. In messing with the equalizer settings(which i have no knowledge of how to use) i have seen glimpses of good sound quality but whenever i try to improve it i always lose the...
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    Why does my fps drop? (Laptop)

    When playing with my laptop, it runs smoothly until i play further in game and the fps with drop slowly as i continue further. Im curious as it usually isnt like this and i just had my Toshiba 1tb HDD changed into a Samsung 860 EVO SDD. Can anyone tell me why its happening and what can i do to...
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    Laptop (y520 legion) stutters and fps drops in games

    I have a lenovo y520 legion that has an i7-7700HQ running at 2.8 ghz. I also am running with a 1050 ti (notebook) thats has 4gb of vram. I played Fortnite,pubg,rainbow, and Kovaaks aim trainer. I used to be able to play all these games at over 60 fps at high settings. Now when playing them even...
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    Can you recommend to me a laptop that will fit my needs?

    Hello, so I am a graphics design student and also play video games (mainly League of Legends) and I am looking for a laptop that can be useful for both of those things. One thing is it has to be good enough to be able to run software like Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Cinema4D and similar...
  7. U

    1080p laptop to 2k monitor

    I have a laptop and I want to buy a 2k monitor. How do I make it so that it displays in 2k not 1080p?
  8. B

    New MSI GS63 7RD Stealth Laptop - WiFi dies while playing online games

    Hello everyone, I've recently purchased a MSI GS63 7RD Stealth Gaming Laptop due to my previous desktop computer having been stolen over the holidays. I've been trying different games with it and I seem to be running into a snag. Since I share my router with other roommates I'm unable to use an...
  9. camarillodelrio

    Help, icue won’t stop repeating macro.

    Earlier today, I was trying to set up a macro for my PC. I was trying to make a macro to use for voice chat as I have push to talk on. I made it press N, but it wouldn’t work so I deleted “release key N” on the record macros section and it worked, but since then it won’t stop pasting the letter...
  10. R

    Browser window black screens after exiting fullscreen flash game

    Hello. Not at all sure where I should put this question, but since it's only while playing a game, maybe this is the appropriate place? I apologize if it is not. I play a browser based flash game. This game has a full screen option, or it can be played in a normal sized browser window. The...
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    Is this laptop good for streaming/playing games ?

    https://www.bestbuy.ca/en-ca/product/hp-15-6-laptop-black-amd-a6-9225-1tb-hdd-4gb-ram-windows-10-english/13243961.aspx Do you guys think this laptop can stream games with a decent quality or play modern games like Fortnite on at least average ?
  12. J

    Laptop games lag after reconnecting to wifi when pc randomly disconnects from all connections (i dont know why)

    the laptop played games fine until recently it started dropping in frame rates and got slower. it randomly disconnected from all network, wifi, ethernet everything for no reason and it took a few tries to connect it back to the internet. After it reconnected, the frame rate drops began in...
  13. R

    Please suggest me some laptop models

    Greetings! I'm planning to buy a gaming laptop in which video games of the next 3 years can be played conveniently. I'm in Bangladesh and my budget is exactly 1670 USD. Could you guys be kind enough to suggest me some suitable laptop models?
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    Can i get monetization on YouTube channel again if some of my video games (gameplay) videos have music content-ID?

    Monetization on my channel is disabled due to reused content. I deleted lyrics and other copyrighted videos, but don't know what to do about gameplays that have video game music dettected by content ID. Do I must to delete music from them, or it is OK now and I can reapply to YouTube partner...
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    Problem in Multi external monitors

    I connected 2 screens by my laptop (byVGA and HDMI) Control panel is showing all the screens but I am not being able to use all three of them as one extended display.. in all cases one of the screens set to non functional.. (all three screens are working though but not simultaneously in any...
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    Acer Swift 3 DECENT Gaming?

    Hey I recently purchased an idea pad 330s and it was pretty bad. I didn’t want or need a gaming laptop, but I wanted it to do 720p at a decent frame rate. It has a Ryzen 5 2500u and from the looks of things online it should be performing way better. It was lagging at 420p lmao. I tried...
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    When I scroll it holds down on Left Mouse Button.

    Literally the title. When I try to scroll down a page it autoselects everything! This happens only when I use my scroll. Another example of this is when I play video games, I usually switch my weapons with mouse scroll. But since when I scroll it holds left mouse button It automatically shoots...
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    Why my laptop can not run fortnite at more than 20 stable fps?

    Specifications (from dxdiag): ----------------- Time of this report: 1/6/2019, 12:26:20 Machine name: DESKTOP-DLQJM56 Machine Id: {23368DB4-4AAC-432C-9513-370832580C2A} Operating System: Windows 10 Home Single Language 64-bit (10.0, Build 17134)...
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    Logitech g430 USB problem

    Hello. I don't know on what category to post on so I'm posting on PC gaming. I'm having a problem with my g430. When I plug them in lgs recognizes them but after I tern off my PC and turn it back on lgs does not recognizes them anymore. If I switch the usb port it recognizes them again but the...
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    Solved! how much should i sell an alienware m15x without a psu

    hi i just found a m15x in the trash and i confirmed it works perfectly though i dont have the psu. i wanna sell it to the pawn shop and preferably get something like 600 it has LEDs and 1080p screen so i think i can squeeze it to 600
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    Little to no bass when playing video games in 7.1 (Razer Tiamat 7.1)

    Hi! I'm using an analog 7.1 headset, bought a dedicated sound card (ASUS Xonar AE 7.1 gaming sound card with Sonic Studio) for it that's capable of 7.1. I connected it, it runs fine, I tested 7.1 in DTS videos that I downloaded, so no YT and such video portals. Anyways, I have s problem. As...
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    New Laptop Bad FPS

    I just got a HP Elite-book 840 g2 with a Amd A10 pro-7350b cpu and integrated graphics and 8 gb ram which has better specs than my old lenovo t420 with i5-2520m and a Nvidia Nvs4200m and 8 gb ram. Even thought the Elite-book supposedly has better specs it gets worse fps in game than the Lenovo...
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    Solved! My Alienware laptop won’t update or start up

    I got an Alienware laptop from my brother for Christmas and when I try to start it up it has me enter country language and time zone then I connect to the Wifi and it starts an update but it’s been updating for 5 hours and if I leave it open I just turns off after so long and then restarts the...
  24. N

    Is the 'Dell Latitude E6540 Game i7' fit for Oculus Rift VR?

    I am searching for a budget game laptop that can handle vr on low settings while also having enough ports for an oculus rift setup. I came across this one: 'Dell Latitude E6540', and I think it's good enough and has enough ports, but as I'm worried I may have overlooked something I wanted to ask...
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    970M Display problems

    First of all; thanks heaps for reading, I really appreciate any help I can muster! I have an Acer Predator G15 laptop (see specs below). A problem has begun to plague me that I cannot solve. The following games run on my dedicated graphics (970M) without issue: AC Odyssey, AC Origins...
  26. jsantos.ny

    Acer Performance Issues All Of a Sudden

    Hello all! I have had an issue with my laptop for the past few days. Seemingly out of nowhere, the performance when playing any game has suffered drastically, stuttering and fps drops making gaming a real issue. My laptop isn't the newest but it's been playing these games well beforehand. I...
  27. K

    Solved! Pavilion 15 Intel Core i7-8550U CS0064TX

    Hp Pavilion 15 Intel Core i7-8550U CS0064TX This laptop has 8gb ddr4 ram and 4gb Nvidia mx 150 vga discrete GPU. Ive wanted to know is this 1d10 or 1d12 mx 150?
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    Problems with my acer predator G9-793

    I got this laptop for over a year and now he just have mini freezes in game and i really dont know what to do....
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    Solved! Laptop Keyboard issue with down arrow

    Hi guys. Hope you are all doing well. I have an issue with my keyboard where the down arrow stops working after around 30-45 minutes of use. I then have to uninstall and re-install the PS2 keyboard driver and then restart my laptop. The down arrow then works again, but then stops again under...
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    Solved! Looking for a cheap gaming laptop

    Hello everybody, If anyone could help me, it would be great. I live in Italy, and I'm looking to get a new gaming laptop ( courtesy of my parents ) for Christmas, this year. My budget would be 750 - 800 at the absolute max, flash deals/etc should be going on so let's hope for a perfect match...
  31. D

    Good GPU, CPU, RAM, but low performance / FPS

    I just bought a new laptop (Asus Aspire 7 A717-71G-71UL) with the following specs: - Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7700HQ CPU @ 2.80GHz (8 CPUs), ~2.8GHz - 16 GB DDR4 Memory - NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti 4GB GDDR5 Dedicated VRAM This seemed like a pretty good pc to me, but every game I run plays at about...
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    Legion Y520-15IKBN sudden performance drop! *HELP*

    Hello everyone! So I have had my gaming laptop Legion Y520-15IKBN for just over a year now. So far my gaming experience was perfect but suddenly my FPS has majorly dropped overnight for no reason... Re-installing my graphic drivers and updating any of them hasn't helped me. My GPU GTX 1050ti...
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    Turning down my Headset volume, Turns down ALL applications/programs volumes as well. How can I fix this?

    So this just seemed to start happening today. When I t urn my headset volume up and down, either in Volume Mixer, using the physical Volume control buttons on my headset's cable or via the software that comes with the headset, it turns down all volumes for all other programs. For instance, turn...
  34. K

    buying used laptop, need advice please?

    Hi, as i'm kinda poor i'm looking into getting a cheaper laptop for light gaming and basically just having a portable device to use as I got tired of lugging my desktop to my friends all the time. I'm not super super tech savy but I think I have the basics down. Yesterday I got a laptop on...
  35. MadGamerG90

    A file keep reappearing and casuing problems to my game clients

    hi guys , new here A file keep reappearing and casuing problems to my game clients. the file name is 'ZDc3Mzc5YzhiZDFiYz.exe (32 bit)' this keep reappearing after I premanently deleted it. and it causing problems to my game clients like STEAM , UPLAY , EPIC etc. I dont know what else. I cant...
  36. G

    Fallout 76 Price Drops to $35 for Cyber Monday

    Amazon and Jet have the best Fallout 76 Cyber Monday deals. Fallout 76 Price Drops to $35 for Cyber Monday : Read more
  37. R

    Need some advice on gaming laptop

    Hi, I am looking to buy a gaming laptop and have two choices, but I cannot choose between them. The one has a 1050ti 2GB, but I don't know if I should go for that or this one...
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    Solved! Are these fine to allow the Laptop to comfortably last for another two years?

    Hey guys :) Need some input here. You see, ideally, I want this laptop to last till December 2020, or even till after that to have as a nice backup. Ok so, I have the Dell Inspiron 7559 (i7 6700HQ, 16GB RAM, 960M and 1 TB HDD). My ambient room temperature is usually between 25-30 degrees...
  39. Z

    Is it VR Ready?

    Okay so I have a new gaming pc and I was wondering if it is VR ready. -Windows 10 -GTX 1060 6gb -i3 8100 -16gb ram -1TB storage I am not an expert in gaming pc's so that's why I ask it here. Oculus says I can handle vr but a friend says it can't handle it. I really want to play games like beat...
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    Need help looking for a gaming laptop?

    I am looking for a gaming laptop with gtx 1060 3gb and 12gb ram, please help me find a laptop with a GTX 1060 3GB not a 6gb please and one that has 12gb or more ram
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    Any reason to pay the extra to get a Razer Blade 15/Asus GM501 over Dell G3?

    So I am on the lookout for a new laptop for 3d animation (mainly Maya) and gaming, I do have a budget of £1700, which I was going to use to buy a new Razer Blade 15 or the Asus GM501, however I have come across the Dell G3 with practically the same specs for £650ish cheaper..... Heres the specs...
  42. M

    Power adapter compatibility

    Will This power adapter work with an hp slimline desktop 450-a24. https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B01LPJ1MWY/ref=ox_sc_act_image_1?smid=A1O0CWBCW2DC46&psc=1
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    Helios Vs Omen Vs G7

    Alright, so I have done a fair bit of researching :pt1cable: on this. My budgests around 1250ish. Getting it strictly for gaming ;) . I have primarily selected 3 laptops but iam still confused between these 3 and don't know which on to go for. :pfff: So, my must needs are an i7 8th gen along...
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    Solved! AMD A12 9830P Laptop

    Are there any laptops out there sorting 17.3" screen or high that are using AMDs A12 9830P APU. Many thanks any answers grateful.
  45. M

    Help needed on choosing Gaming headset

    So I have 2 headphones in my list and im confused which one to choose. the first one is HyperX cloud 2 alpha and the other is HyperX Revolver (not the S). In terms of sound,mic and bass quality which one should I choose? Is there a big difference between them in terms of audio and bass quality...
  46. D

    Solved! i think my graphics card is damaged

    So, I had this laptop since last year and it has been working well for me until last week when I came across a problem. So I decided to close my laptop after gaming some Call of duty black ops 3 so I could go out and buy food and rest the pc for a bit, but when I came back I found a problem I...
  47. T

    buying gaming laptop. need help.

    i'm from egypt and shipping a laptop from amazon costs around 140$-220$ so a 650$ laptop cost me 800$ absolutely i found 2 used laptop in my country 1- acer-aspire-a715-71g cpu: i7 7700hq gpu : gtx 1050 ti ram: 8gb ddr4 price : 793$ and the seller pulled out the (ssd) and told me if u want it u...
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    Solved! Acer Nitro 5 Gaming laptop always crashes when playing games while plugged in

    I have a acer nitro 5 i5 8300 with 1050ti, and bought it 3 weeks ago. Although its been crashing A LOT like 10 to 15 times a day. Idk why, and i have noticed it does thermal and power limit throttle unless i under-volt the CPU. Whenever it crashes, theres a bunch of different colors and...
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    error running resident evil 7 - with 2 graphic card

    hi - i got lap top with 2 graphic card - 1- integrated : intel 620 hd 2- dedicated : nivida geforce 940 mx with spec 8 g ram and i5 process once i run the resident evil 7 game on my geforce card setting it just fail.. and it work with the weaker intel card !! how come - error say...
  50. X

    Microphone Cuts Out & Sounds Quiet

    So I've had a pair of great HyperX Cloud Alphas for about a year now, I've never had much trouble with it. But recently, I've been playing with my friends and they told me that I cut out a lot and my microphone sounds quiet. So I went to my properties and turned the volume on my microphone all...
  51. D

    Enter key in the num pad is not working in video games.

    Why is that? My original enter key is not working anymore. So, I'm using the num pad enter key for all of my work. But that enter key doesn't work in video games. Is there a way to fix it? Btw, it's a laptop.
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    Purpe/red spots appeared on laptop screen

    So about 6 months ago I bought a laptop second hand, and just today some red or purple spots has appeared on the screen. It is not visible when the screen is white, but when it is dark it is pretty obvious. No it is not a dead pixel, since it is not just one red pixel, big spots has appeared. I...
  53. henrytcasey

    WWE 2K19 Is the Franchise's First Good Game In Years

    After years of bad-to-mediocre WWE games from 2K, its latest edition shakes things up enough, and is WWE 2K19 Is the Franchise's First Good Game In Years : Read more
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    Games Low FPS

    Hello everybody. I have a little bit of a confusion here . To speak forward , when I play Dota 1 on my laptop , I get low fps , the game is running like with small freezes . This thing stops when I open a browser tab , any tab , or just the home tab of Chrome. My computer is an Asus K72Jr , it...
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    Monster Hunter World: How to Unlock High-Rank Quests, Rewards, Weapons, and Armor?

    As you’ll progress through the monster hunter world, you may find a lot of stuff including quests, armors, and weapons labelled ‘low-rank’ that will leave you wondering if there are any ‘high-rank’ quests and how to get them unlocked? In this brief guide, you will learn how to unlock high-rank...
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    Monster Hunter World: Where to Find Carbalite Ore?

    Once the players have made enough progress through the monster hunter world from making multiple repeated visits to the Smithy, they’ll begin to understand that the weapon is a tree is much larger and complicated than it first appeared to them. This happens when players go beyond typical monster...
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    Monster Hunter World - Rathian Guide

    Rathian is unequivocally a terrifying monster that can do a lot of damage with its attacks if you are not quick enough to dodge them. So if you want to know more about this monster and how it behaves, read the guide about it below: General Information: Rathian is a very strong monster but you...
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    Monster Hunter World - Tzitzi-Ya-Ku Guide

    Tzitzi-Ya-Ku is an odd monster that is known to be annoying with its stun attack. But, with necessary preparation, you can defeat it easily. So if you want to know more about the monster, you can read the guide given below: General Information: Tzitzi-Ya-Ku is one of the rare Bird Wyvern in...
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    Monster Hunter World: How to Change Armor Color?

    In monster hunter world, players are offered a plethora of choices to don their armor and character with. And with this much of variety of armor available in the game, it becomes comfortably easy to remain satisfied with the choices available to outfit your character armor. A lot of unique...
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    Monster Hunter World: Decoration Farming

    One of the many amazing things you get to learn in the monster hunter world is decoration farming. The decorations are extremely valuable items that are introduced into the game but not until you have unlocked certain high-rank activities, and that you are accustomed to increasing your power...