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I have recently built my first PC with the following spec:

CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 1600
Motherboard: Gigabyte AX370 Gaming K5
RAM: Corsair Vengance LPX DDR4 2x8 Gb
PSU: Corsair: RM650 Gold ATX
Graphics: GeForce GTX 1660 6GB GDDR5
SSD: Kingston 240Gb a400

When I go to boot up the PC - initially everything starts up as normal, then after 5 seconds the fan of the PSU and Graphics card stops while the CPU and System fans carry on as normal (aswell as Motherboard LEDs). However, after trying the HDMI ports of both Motherboard & Graphics card, there is no signal to the monitor.
Hi there I have ez book 2 it?s window get crypt like 6 months ago and I stop using laptop that time everything working fine
But I try to reinstall window
But now it?s completely dead no light coming when connected to charging not get on nothing
Now it?s completely dead nothing really happing
Can you help me
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Ok so I'm running Windows 10 Pro on HP Pavillion, Intel i3 1.9Gh

For now that's all the specs I can remember.

A few days ago my laptop started making a clicking noise and became a lot slower, however this morning when switching on I received the BSOD and the above message (Critical Service Failure/Failed)

I have tried to reboot in all 3 safe modes - which has not worked

I have tried to reboot with the F7 mode (I can't remember the name of it now)

And I've tried system restore to the 28th of March but I get the message that the drive needs to be repaired, of which I select scan and repair, which takes forever and halfway I get a message saying that Windows was unable to repair the drive followed by the ticking noise.

Is my Laptop dead or is there still a way to fix it??

I have a AMD Ryzen 7 and it?s in a kolink observatory case (4 fans) while playing games it?s really hot. When I checked it on speccy and task manager it said it was between 125-145 degrees Celsius! I read it?s me t to be around 40 to 50 so I am worried for my pc, what should I do?
My Windows 7 on laptop without a DVD drive boots up but screen all blurred and corrupted so is not accessible and not usable. I guess I need a repair. I wonder where I can download repair files to fit in a 4G USB so that I can try to boot from the USB to
repair. I have tried to press F8 while booting but to no avail.
The same laptop has a Linux system installed. I hope I can use Linux system to make the bootable USB with Windows 7 repair files.
We could not set the session cookie from the child site being loaded in an iFrame from different site. All was working fine before upgrade. It stopped working fine when we upgrade the OS patch

The application works fine when the IE11 version was Version 11.0.9600.1638 and the KB # was KB82888505It stopped working after upgrading the OS patch. The IE 11 version now showing is Version: 11.0.9600.19650 and the KB n# now is KB4540671Below is the link for the Upgrade, we usedhttps://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4540671/cumulative-security-update-for-internet-explorerAttached the settings we did for both older and new version of IE

We would like to know the reason why it stopped working. Should we do any settings enabled. 

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I want to change my router because for weak connection in some part of our house. I have a other router given by our provider can i just switch it or do i have to configure some thing?
Have entered data into a proposed spreadsheet to keep track of my grocery shopping and have a column of prices I want to add up after formatting the column as currency numbers. But when I go to the bottom row of the column and 5type in =SUM(c3:c14) and press enter I get a zero for an answer.

Can somebody please help me get out of this predicament?????

hi my friend has a dell inspiron 17rn7110 it came with windows 7 she upgrated to windows 10 and now it's crashing if she does a clean install will she have to activate windows thanks
I've tried to find a more suitable forum to post this in, so if a moderator/admin decides to move it, thanks in advance.
To turn my hobby into a business, I need to buy a laptop as cheaply as possible but capable of a certain amount of processing. So this machine must be able to simultaneously run:
Mixxx (Shoutcast broadcaster)
Virtual Audio Cables
Maybe a few browser tabs

Any suggestions?

About a year ago I switched to a Ubuntu-based distro only to find that I can't get Skype and my broadcaster to play ball, thus this expenditure. Windows is sucking me back into its evil grasp. I'm putting this extra note here because I really don't want to use Windows EVER again and I'm hoping maybe someone out there just might have a solution for me that doesn't involve Jack Audio. Back on Windows I could have Skype output into a virtual device that would input into Mixxx and a virtual device Mixxx would output to both my headphones and Skype's input... albeit with an occasional clipping problem.
There's no such thing as having everything, is there?
Windows 7 is no
longer supported by Microsoft. Why am I seeing latest MSRT updates on MSRT official page for Windows 7 if its no longer supported.
Link for reference
: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/890830/remove-specific-prevalent-malware-with-windows-malicious-software-remo
I just downloaded windows 10 on my Tobisha, and now my speakers do not work. I've tried everything and the sound only works when my speakers are plugged in. When I say I've tried everything, I've tried everything!!! Is there any way of fixing this?
I got dizzy and dropped my laptop and no the corner screen is popped out of my Lenovo Chromebook c330. I am desperate for help.

HP Pavilion x360 Convertible Laptop PC 14-dh0005ne.
Windows 10 home edition

The touch screen is not working , tried the virtual assistant possibilities but not working. the device manager and hardware checks are all fine with no errors found,
Encounter ?Interactive sign-in process initialization has failed? error when trying to start up pc using Windows 10.

I am not tech savvy and would appreciate step by step instructions on how to resolve.
I built my gaming PC about a year ago and it has been working great. I recently purchased a HP Omen gaming PC for my son and after ordering a new AIO cooler and some RGB fans, I decided I was going to swap out his i7-8700 for my i7-6700 to get a little CPU boost and a couple more cores (4 to 6) to go with the cooling upgrade. I made sure to clean off the chip and cooler in doing the swap to get all the old thermal paste off and everything went smooth...or so I thought. When trying to boot up his PC, all the fans and RGB lights go on for about 10-15 secs and then the PC restarts and this process will continue until unplugging the power supply, never sending a signal to the monitor. My PC on the other hand has all the fans and lights come on for about 1 sec and then shuts down. I did a ton of research in trying to find a solution to no avail and have since put the old CPUs back in their original systems and booth booted up and worked perfectly. So, here is what I have done so far while trying to figure this out.

1. Ensured that all the pins on for the CPU are not bent or messed up in any way.

2. Thoroughly cleaned all old thermal paste before reapplying

3. Cleared CMOS on booth systems by using jumper and removing CMOS battery (his PC said it needed to reset CMOS or something to that effect after old chip went back in after I gave up, while my PC just booted up with no BIOS promts)

4. Yes, the CPU fan is connected

I spent 6 hours dealing with this all today and I'm ... Read more
Hi Microsoft Experts,
Do you know what's the root cause of "Could not load user profile: the device is not ready"?

need help setting up netgear orbi. I have frontier fios and want to return their router but not sure how to make the orbi my dedicated router.
I'm trying to comment on someone's art on a blog, leave a compliment you know.
But I have to solve a captcha thing to prove I'm human. the captcha image with the distorted text... It's in Japanese, which I don't speak nor read.
I got a friend to read it for me but even when I inputted the numbers (like my friend would read it for me and say "it says 4576" and so I typed "4576" in the box...) It said I was wrong and to try again. I kept trying about 3 times and it all ended the same way... what do I do?
Hi Microsoft Experts,
What does below error codes (dwRet=0x80070015[gle=000000b7]) mean with Microsoft Distributed Transaction Coordinator? The error occurred during the unattended installation process with Windows Server 2012 R2.
Failure occurred while executing 'SystemPrepDtcSpecialize' from C:\Windows\system32\msdtcprx.dll; dwRet=0x80070015[gle=000000b7]
what is all this white stuff on my screen?

Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Home, 64 bit, Build 17763, Installed 20190321220546.000000-420
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7700HQ CPU @ 2.80GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 158 Stepping 9, CPU Count: 8
Total Physical RAM: 16 GB
Graphics Card: Intel(R) HD Graphics 630, 1024 MB
I also have a 1050Ti but for some reason, it doesn't show up...
Hard Drives: C: 237 GB (21 GB Free); D: 913 GB (402 GB Free);
Motherboard: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. MS-1799, ver REV:1.0, s/n BSS-0123456789
System: American Megatrends Inc., ver MSI_NB - 1072009, s/n 9S7179941211ZH3000101
Antivirus: Windows Defender, Disabled
Hello! Hopefully this is the right place to post this.
I've had an ASUS X555L laptop for a couple of years now, and am just now experiencing charging issues. I'll try to supply as much information as possible, but please do ask questions if it in any way can help solve this issue!

-The laptop was charging perfectly fine yesterday. When I unplugged the AC adapter for the night and plugged it back in this morning, it did not provide any charge to the computer.

-When the AC adapter is plugged into the laptop, the charging light will not turn on and when looking at the battery settings, there is no mention of the cord even being plugged in.

-I have restarted the computer, held the power button down for 15-20 seconds, let it sit, and turned it back on. None of the aforementioned have fixed my issue.

-It seems to not matter if my laptop is fully shut down or is on, as it does not charge either way.

All of that aside, I was wondering if this is possibly an issue with the AC adapter itself, of which I would need to purchase a new one, or if I need to buy an entire replacement battery to solve this issue.
HELP! I am not very computer literate (hey! I am 74 years old and was not raised with these things!). I had started to write a book years ago about being an international fugitive. People keep "bugging" me to write the darn thing but I have a technical issue.
I have the paper copies of about forty pages but the document is no longer on my computer. I had problems several years ago and had to have my computer "wiped" to fix it.
I have scanned the pages into PDF files but there is no way to edit the pages. I have tried to copy them into a text document in Open Office Writer but it won't work. I don't have a program like Acrobat or Word into which I can transfer them. I can't afford to buy a program (try living on Social Security of $1257 a month!).
Does anybody know how I can accomplish this needed maneuver?
Hi, so i recently got a new monitor (asus vg258qr) and it working great, love the higher hz!

But I started noticing this ring around the middle of the screen when viewing darker stuff in games etc. And it's annoying me a little.

All other monitors i've had only had backlight bleed on the sides of the screen. Is this normal or should i try to get the monitor swaped?

A weird screen saying no boot device found. Any ideas?
I recently had to get a new AT&T router for my internet service. Already in place are a connection that goes through my wall to a distant part of the house that transmits internet service. Then at the spot, I have another router to transmit the signal. My difficulty now is trying to pair the two routers. It did not happen automatically like I had hoped as I am very technology deficient! I have been doing a lot of reading online. It looks like I need to reprogram the distant router (#2) I cannot do that because I only have one ethernet port on my computer (which runs to router #1 to get internet service) and when I connect the ethernet cord to the router, I no longer have internet service to do any updates. What am I missing here?
My WiFi extender flex 1000 used to work fine for ages but now it doesn?t light up at all when plugged into a socket. However it still allows for power to past through it but no WiFi is produced and I?ve tried it in multiple plugs to the same result. I have plugged an extension lead into it which gives power to my pc and monitor so I was thinking I may have overloaded it but I?m not sure do you know what o can do ?
what is all this white stuff on my screen?

Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Home, 64 bit, Build 17763, Installed 20190321220546.000000-420
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7700HQ CPU @ 2.80GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 158 Stepping 9, CPU Count: 8
Total Physical RAM: 16 GB
Graphics Card: Intel(R) HD Graphics 630, 1024 MB
I also have a 1050Ti but for some reason, it doesn't show up...
Hard Drives: C: 237 GB (21 GB Free); D: 913 GB (402 GB Free);
Motherboard: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. MS-1799, ver REV:1.0, s/n BSS-0123456789
System: American Megatrends Inc., ver MSI_NB - 1072009, s/n 9S7179941211ZH3000101
Antivirus: Windows Defender, Disabled
Every download tried on computer results in the same message: Failed - Virus Scan Failed. I cannot even download the link above in order to give the technical specifications needed for my computer. I am not working remotely for my job and this is posing a huge problem for me! Help!
I have a surface with windows 10 on it. To day I changed internet services. I kept the same modem/router. The surface recognizes the home WiFi but it won?t connect it says not internet?. Other devices connect no problem. The Surface has no problem connecting to other WiFi networks. How can I get it to connect to my home WiFi?
I have a Dell Optiplex 960 machine running Windows 7 Pro. The machine is connected to my home LAN via a direct cable connection to the router. This morning when I booted the machine, I discovered that it was unable to connect to the LAN. The tray icon for the network shows a yellow exclamation point warning, and clicking on the icon brings up a dialog box showing the following:

Currently connected to Unidentified Network. No network access.

I get no response to clicking what I take to be a refresh button in the dialog. If I run the troubleshooter from the dialog, it returns the following:

Problem found: "Local Area Connection" doesn't have a valid IP configuration

The machine I am using at the moment, and another machine on the network have no problems seeing or communicating with each other, but neither can see the problem machine.

I have already tried the following:

Replaced the cable between the machine and the router
Powered down both the cable modem and the router, and restarted
Checked the state of the network adapter in the Device Manager. It says that the device is working properly
Connected this machine to the LAN via cable vs the Wi-Fi I normally use, and it connects just fine.

And the real killer.. The machine is set up to dual boot Windows 7 and Linux Mint (19.3). Running under Mint, the machine is still unable to connect to the LAN.

I ran ipconfig /All, with the reported result attached. I am not knowledgeable enough to interpret th... Read more
I was wondering if these systems were powerful enough to handle an HD live stream and HD logitec camera for streams on you tube? I want to purchase one if so and in the 300.00 range. If you have recommended ones, that would be great. Thanks.
On Monday I spilled some water on my laptop. It's now working fine, except it wont record sound on Adobe premier pro. I use windows 10, and it plays sound out perfectly. But, if I try to connect my mic, it doesn't record any sound. My mic works on other devices though and I can use headphones fine on the laptop.

An advice????
A computer suddenly stopped printing. When print job was sent to any printer, either networked or locally attached, the print spool service would stop. After several restarts, I copied the /Spool folder from a working computer. Now when attempting to print the following error occurs: Operation Could Not Be completed (error 0x000006be) The remote procedure call failed.

I've tried check disk, system file checker, and DSIM with no luck. I attempted a system restore but that failed in progress. My next move would be to reload the system. I'd like other ideas first, please?
When I turn on my computer it says reboot and select proper boot device or insert boot media in selected boot devices and press a key
cant sign on to internet explorer due to content advisor ,need to remove it from my computer
Firefox now tells Mozilla what your default browser is every day

This is a 'how to disable' the feature in FF 75.0.

I am looking for somone to give me some confirmation.

I have a HP EliteBook 840 G6 laptop, which has a HDMI and USB-C/Thunderbolt port.

I would like to connect 2 montiors to the laptop. I was looking at buying a USB C to DisplayPort cable, they all say that the laptop must support DP Alt Mode, which I am not sure if the laptop does or not, does the monitor also need to support it?

I have had look to see I can find any information on whether it supports it or not but I cannot find anything, would someone be able to let me know before I waste my time buying a cable.


Recently switched from A 1050ti to a 1070 sc then back to the 1050 but now I get my motherboard splash screen than infinite dark with a back light and my cursor
I serve as Webmaster for fellow Vietnam Veterans. Over the years, they have sent me photos of their Vietnam service which I posted to a photo library site known as "Coppermine Gallery". I have used this site successfully for years, adding hundreds of photos.

Problem incurred: While uploading a new photo, it was accepted, successfully passing their requirements. Next, I have to specify which "album" where I want it to appear. At that point, I get the following Error Message. It reads: "There was an error while processing a database query".

If anyone here uses Coppermine and recognizes this "error message" and is able to help, I can assure you that many of my fellow veterans will be very appreciative. My website is: www.themightyninth.org. Click on Photo Gallery.
I have Win10 Pro on my Dell M4800 laptop and the audio has started stuttering/crackling no matter what I am using. It does it on Youtube, Netflix, games and also music software which is my main complaint. It even does it if I plug in headphones or a speaker so that rules out that the inbuilt speakers are failing. I have spent literally hours watching youtube videos (on my other laptop) and following recommended fixes and updated the drivers, changes the audio settings, etc. etc. and have had no luck so far! Any help on this very appreciated!
hi my frend has a dell laptop witch came with windows 7 she upgrated to windows 10 but it's crashing so i want to do a clean install of windows 10 can i activate windows 10 with the windows 10 activation thanks
Help! My dad cut the power and now my computer is acting strange. My dad cut the power and turned it back on almost immediately. I had my computer on at the time and it turned back on just fine but I noticed that the internet had been disconnected. This is when I realised that I could not open any of the settings. If I tried to open network settings a blank menu would come up and nothing would load until it timed out and asked to kill the program. Now I have twitch playing but the chat will not load and random other things either won't load or load extremely slowly but twitch plays fine, no buffering at 1080p. I can have twitch playing but it'll tell me I have no network connection when I try to play an online game. I don't understand what this is or how to fix it. Please help

However straight hdmi tv's aren't on the market anymore. Can I get a 4k tv and use an Hdmi 1.4 on a 4k Tv and draw the same amount of bandwidth and save myself some money on my cable bill? I don't need 4k. I see fine with a regular HD picture and I don't need the extra expense of a 4k draw.
Hello everyone,
ive been recently attacked by jope ransomware.
i was able to delete the infection using malwarebytes, but im having trouble recovering the encrypted file.

the extension in jope.
Can anyone help me, please?
Good morning!
I have a lot of smart devices in my home, light bulbs, nest thermostat, echo devices (Amazon Alexa), garage door opener, etc. The last time I changed to a new internet service provider, it was a real pain having to set up each individual smart device on the new wireless router belonging to the new service provider.

Looking ahead, I would like to avoid that next time. I'm wondering if I could get a wireless router/range extender/something to which I could have all of my smart devices wirelessly connected, and have the wireless router/range extender/?? connect to the internet service provider's router. My hope being that I could change to the new service provider's router just one time in one place. Is that possible? What would I need to buy?

Note: I have smart devices all over my two-story house and even in the garage, so there is a whole house to cover.
Hey you all.

Today I've been playing some games on my PC (Amd FX 4300, GTX 1050, Windows 10 Home, 12 gb DDR3 ram)

Now my Internet was really bad and I decided to restart my router which caused Guild Wars 2 to crash, due to a missing internet connection.

I thought the Program was just acting up because it wouldn't let me close it and after opening the Task manager to help me eliminate the process I noticed that all 12 of my 12 gb ram were in use even after closing the process. Naturally I restarted my PC just after but that didn't help it. From start-up on I only had about 100mb ram to spare and the only autostart program is Spotify. (Closing that didn't help either). Also neither the Task manager nor the resource manager tell me who is using all of that ram. It just tells me that it is being used.
Thanks for any help in Advance
I cant open netflix on my laptop and on all my devices, but I can open any other website no problem! please help me, how do I fix this? It only shows "www.netflix.com took too long to respond."
Hi Guys - on starting up my laptop, I get the message above. When I click OK, i get the message:
this app has been blocked for your protection
I have taken a photo of the message, but when I paste it into this thread i get another message about security, and i cannot paste
Can you help?

Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Pro, 64 bit, Build 18362, Installed 20190810165154.000000+000
Processor: AMD A8-7100 Radeon R5, 8 Compute Cores 4C+4G, AMD64 Family 21 Model 48 Stepping 1, CPU Count: 4
Total Physical RAM: 4 GB
Graphics Card: AMD Radeon(TM) R5 Graphics, 512 MB
Hard Drives: C: 110 GB (73 GB Free);
Motherboard: Hewlett-Packard 2235, ver KBC Version 66.20, s/n PELTFI51W9CVT2
System: Hewlett-Packard, ver HPQOEM - 3, s/n CND5344Z83
Antivirus: Windows Defender, Disabled

My friend is having a load of PCs recycled from his company, I asked if I could have them and he said no because he needs a company to give him an official certificate to prove that the hard drives and sensitive data from the PCs has been wiped.

What is such a certificate called and do you need a license to be able to give them out?

Surely I could just wipe the drives myself?