Forumsee - Computer Components 7820X Back SM Component Queston On the back of my 7820X there are two blanks spots were an SM component would mount. If you look at the back and the number 100 is at the bottom then on the extreme bottom left are the two spots.... Sat, 09 Dec 2017 14:30:37 GMT Intel CPUs 2017-12-09T14:30:37Z please help me, about Hybrid air-water cooler Theoretically can one take a decent tower style air cooler like Noctua NH-D14, snip the tip of the heat pipes, hook the heat pipes to water cooling pump and reservoir? The CPU block won't have... Sat, 09 Dec 2017 14:17:05 GMT Cooling | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-09T14:17:05Z Single fan dual rad As in the title really .I want to have the rad inside the case, its actually quite difficult when the 280mm rad is external and you need to move the rig Due to me having the XSPC x4 tank/ pump I ... Sat, 09 Dec 2017 13:55:00 GMT Water Cooling 2017-12-09T13:55:00Z 2x R9 270x replacement I was planning on getting a new mobo/cpu/ram combo but I am not going to pay $200 for $90 worth of DDR4 ram so i'll go the other way. theres a bit of time left in my 8320e and the 16 gigs of d... Sat, 09 Dec 2017 12:48:04 GMT General GPU | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-09T12:48:04Z Elgato not working with X370 x1 PCIe? I built a new streaming PC with a Ryzen 1700X running on an ASRock Fatal1ty X370 Gaming X mobo. The PC does not recognize my Elgato HD60 Pro when inserted into any of the x1 PCIe slots, but does wh... Sat, 09 Dec 2017 12:11:07 GMT AMD Motherboards 2017-12-09T12:11:07Z APC SMT-750 turns off for no reason Well guy's and gal's, after 6 years of flawless service, my APC SMT-750 developed a strange behavior. This UPS hooked up to my PS3, PS4, a media streamer, a network switch and a 40" LCD TV. My kid... Sat, 09 Dec 2017 08:25:32 GMT Power Supply Design and Troubleshooting - Badcaps Forums 2017-12-09T08:25:32Z Random double clicks touchpad... I have been having this issue for awhile. LH touchpad button doubleclicks occasionally without a double input. I had my touchpad replaced thinking it was the touchpad itself. Issue persists. Ha... Sat, 09 Dec 2017 07:06:27 GMT Computer Guides Forum 2017-12-09T07:06:27Z Seagate ST31500341AS hard drive will not initialize Alright, I have tried everything I know to do. Coming here as a last resort effort. Please read fully before suggesting a solution because I have tried a lot already. -When I go into Windows 7 di... Sat, 09 Dec 2017 06:19:28 GMT Hard Drives & Storage 2017-12-09T06:19:28Z Liquid metal between the CPU and the cooler? Hello, I've watched a few videos about using liquid metal between the CPU and the lid vs the stock TIM. Any issue or advantage with using liquid metal between the lid and the CPU cooler? '); } Sat, 09 Dec 2017 06:18:33 GMT Intel CPUs 2017-12-09T06:18:33Z Help with Overclock Xeon X5650 I'm getting a Xeon X5650 tomorrow. - I have an ASUS 1402 BIOS x58 Sabertooth Sat, 09 Dec 2017 06:18:27 GMT Intel CPUs 2017-12-09T06:18:27Z Stress test programs vs games for overclock stability? Just wondering if it's better to use games to stress test rather than programs. Reason I'm asking is because while I was able to get stable overclocks for my cpu at 5.1 ghz on Aida64 with my 8700k,... Sat, 09 Dec 2017 06:18:21 GMT Intel CPUs 2017-12-09T06:18:21Z Got this basic desktop G2020 Intel Pentium 2.90ghz I am adding this computer to the living room. A customer gave it to me, it looks like they created a profile and bailed/forgot about it. looks new with nothing downloaded yet. It is a small desktop... Sat, 09 Dec 2017 06:18:08 GMT Intel CPUs 2017-12-09T06:18:08Z overclocked i5-750 vs i3-4160 Hi, my friend have just given me his old pc (which have busted gpu) and now I'm wondering if I should switch some components with my system. My Rig: CPU: i3 4160 MOBO: msi h81m-p33 RAM: 8 gb... Sat, 09 Dec 2017 06:17:44 GMT Intel CPUs | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-09T06:17:44Z Are my 4790k temps ok? Hi everyone. I have a 4790k with Arctic silver applied and am using the STOCK cooler. I ran Cinebench r15 multi core test and these were the results(turbo mode was off for this result): http://ww... Sat, 09 Dec 2017 06:17:37 GMT Intel CPUs | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-09T06:17:37Z iPad mini 2 dragonfly for streaming Trying to optimize my sound while streaming music from my iPad mini2. To a violectric amp. Is the dragon fly a good option ? If so what adapters do I need for the connection. Thx   Sat, 09 Dec 2017 04:02:12 GMT Computer Audio 2017-12-09T04:02:12Z ASUS® PRIME X399-A Error Code Hey all, I have an issue with an error code I cannot locate in the user manual, via googling or even being mentioned in social media searches. On the Motherboard LED Screen: DE, AD, 20, 21, 03... Sat, 09 Dec 2017 03:51:13 GMT AMD Motherboards 2017-12-09T03:51:13Z Fx6300 of problem This is the weirdest thing I've ever experienced.. I had my fx 6300 ocd to 4.4ghz then I reinstalled windows... Now the display flashes on and off 3-8 times then kicks me to windows log on. I can s... Sat, 09 Dec 2017 03:05:25 GMT AMD CPUs | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-09T03:05:25Z Old Cooler Master HAF Tower replacement suggestion I have a old Cooler Master HAF tower I am looking to replace. It served me well for many years but I am looking for something smaller. A mid tower would be great. One caveat is I need a DVD and ... Sat, 09 Dec 2017 00:45:12 GMT Storage and Networking - TechSpot Forums 2017-12-09T00:45:12Z Why you should not buy an EVGA SuperNova GQ 650/750 Before i begin i would like to state that this is about the 650 and 750 watt ONLY not the 850 watt and 1000 watt which are based on another FSP platform which i have no info on other then its a cus... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 23:14:33 GMT Power Supplies 2017-12-08T23:14:33Z Idle PC constantly in Turbo Boost I just got a Core i7-7700k. CPU-Z says the multiplier is 8 - 45. However, it's nearly always at 4.5 GHz with the sporadic jump to 0.8 GHz on a blip. I thought it's supposed to be 4.2 GHz and it wi... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 22:19:57 GMT CPU & Motherboard Technologia - Ars Technica OpenForum 2017-12-08T22:19:57Z Undervolting macbook pro CPU 2017 ! I am trying to undervolt my macbook pro 2017 with 7920hq 3.1ghz, installed volta not working also installed intel XTU on bootcamp win 10 grayed out voltage offset Throttlestop seems to be adjustabl... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 22:19:50 GMT CPU & Motherboard Technologia - Ars Technica OpenForum 2017-12-08T22:19:50Z Whats wrong with this brand new Seagate drive? Hi I just got my Seagate Expansion+ Drive 4TB external USB 3.0 STEG4000401 - there is a Seagate Barracuda ST4000DM005 inside. First I did some benchmarks and got very strange results. One important... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 22:14:52 GMT Hard Drives & Storage 2017-12-08T22:14:52Z Help with a USB flash drive Hey folks, been awhile since my last post. I recently attempted to make a USB boot drive using the Microsoft Windows 10 tool. I let the program run while i finished some chores and when i returne... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 22:14:46 GMT Hard Drives & Storage 2017-12-08T22:14:46Z Cores keep changing the multiplier on Core i5 750 I have a core i5 750 and I noticed that the cores keep changing the multiplier to 9 (randomly) but my cpu has a 20x multiplier, when I stress CPU to use 100% all cores get 20x multiplier but I want... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 22:13:49 GMT Intel CPUs 2017-12-08T22:13:49Z Prodcut Recall - Issue found Mayhems X1 UV Clear Blue "Sell by -18.5.2021, Used by 18.05.2024" IMPORTANT - Product Issue > "Mayhems X1 UV Clear Blue 1 Ltr" - Bar Code "609224351105" Dated - Sell by -18.5.2021, Used by 18.05.2024. If your fluid comes out cloudy please contact us direc... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 21:33:52 GMT Water Cooling 2017-12-08T21:33:52Z Redoing my loop? I am currently running a D5 combo res, CPU & GPU blocks, 240mm Rad, and 360mm rad. Something is bugging me a little about my current loop. First off I have the 240mm front rad offset to fit, and ... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 21:33:46 GMT Water Cooling 2017-12-08T21:33:46Z Contacts in Outlook 2007 Hi A while ago I started using Outlook 2007 on another PC, (W10) now I have a new W10 PC with Outlook 2007 installed. I use Hotmail for my email address and have set up Outlook 2007 on ... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 20:58:21 GMT Cases and Cooling - Tech Support Forum 2017-12-08T20:58:21Z Switching to an SSD Currently, have a Lenovo Y500 Laptop and looking to get an SSD due to some hard drive issues. It says on most of the spec pages I've looked at that it has the following: Serial ATA-300 ... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 20:57:51 GMT Cases and Cooling - Tech Support Forum 2017-12-08T20:57:51Z Asus B350-Plus Fan issue? Hi, I am having an issue with an Asus B350-Plus motherboard. I have been doing abit of research online and i have found quite a few threads of people experiencing issues but none related to wha... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 19:35:33 GMT AMD Motherboards 2017-12-08T19:35:33Z Coollaboratory Metal Pad issue or CPU is damaged? Hello everyone! I have this Dell Precision M6800 with i7-4900MQ and I recently replaced the thermal paste with Coollaboratory Metal Pad. I am sure most of you know what is this about, but for so... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:56:16 GMT Air Cooling 2017-12-08T18:56:16Z Case fans for Corsair Air740, help needed I'm currently running the case's three stock 140mm fans. They are connected to the CHA_1, CHA_2 and CPU_OPT headers. The case did not come with splitter cables. I want to add two more 140s to the... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:56:10 GMT Air Cooling 2017-12-08T18:56:10Z Coolman Dual ring RGB fans and other cheap fans Anyone ever try these or any other similar inexpensive RGB fans like the AIGO AURORA? yes, I'm well aware that a snobby enthusiast will look down upon their specs, but I'm not concerned with that (... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:56:04 GMT Air Cooling 2017-12-08T18:56:04Z Dead Dell power supply Its a Dell...Dude Its a DEAD Dell power supply with a blinking green LED on the back of the case. She is a Dell 265 watt, DP/N 0053N4, OEM is LightOn. Pushing the small "reset" switch next t... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 16:17:04 GMT Power Supply Design and Troubleshooting - Badcaps Forums 2017-12-08T16:17:04Z B&S Magneto Question I have a question about B & S magnetos. I have a bad magneto with only 0.5 ohms resistance between the stop terminal and the armature, so that's why I wasn't getting a spark. On two new magnetos, t... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 15:45:51 GMT Sound Cards - Tech Support Forum 2017-12-08T15:45:51Z The New Lamborghini Urus The new SUV from Lamborghini is OUT and its awesome, probably the best SUV till date. What are your thoughts about it? Fri, 08 Dec 2017 15:45:44 GMT Sound Cards - Tech Support Forum 2017-12-08T15:45:44Z Are Seasonic PRIME 650 Titanium coilwhine a thing? I am considering swapping my EVGA GQ 650W Gold out for a PRIME 650 Titanium (found one used) but I dont want to end up with coilwhine, and think to remember that some seasonic units where very susc... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 15:10:34 GMT Power Supplies 2017-12-08T15:10:34Z 7700k vs 8600k dilemma? Which one would result in more Fps. I have a very isolated situation here. Which combination would produce the most fps in games like overwatch, Bf1, Pubg? 1)7700k @ 4.9ghz +32gb 3000mhz VS 2)8600k @ 4.9ghz +8gb 3200mhz both ... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 14:09:25 GMT Intel CPUs 2017-12-08T14:09:25Z How risky is it to stop Win 7... A couple of years ago Windows sent out some really creepy updates trying to "upgrade" me to Windows 10. It also became apparent that Windows 10 spies on its users, and there were similar new Win 7 ... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 14:07:19 GMT Motherboards, Bios & CPU - Tech Support Forum 2017-12-08T14:07:19Z Issue removing from... Hi all, a few months ago I acquired nasty on my pc, however it only affects chrome. I used adwcleaner, malwarebytes and even Norton to try to remove it, and it still persists. I unin... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 14:07:11 GMT Motherboards, Bios & CPU - Tech Support Forum 2017-12-08T14:07:11Z Asrock Z270 Extreme 4 front panel header schematic I need a closeup of the power, hd, power led speaker ect. I can't read what the mb says. Is this a std thing. If so point me to a clear schematic. it lacks some white spray and makes the letters re... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:57:32 GMT Intel Motherboards 2017-12-08T13:57:32Z Custom Bios installation I am trying to install a custom unlocked bios for my lenovo y480 laptop, t it keeps saying the version of the rom isn't newer than the version of the bios. Whether its new or not doesn't matter to ... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:50:54 GMT RAM and Power Supply Support - Tech Support Forum 2017-12-08T13:50:54Z Outlook security fix Hello. So my grandpa uses outlook and he gets lots of word documents for attachments. After the June security update, he has to save to disk to view the file. A window pops up and says warning this... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 07:58:10 GMT Video Card Support - Tech Support Forum 2017-12-08T07:58:10Z I need help with LN2 overclocking :) Hello Everyone, I have recently taken up LN2 overclocking as my science project this year and I have seem to come to a bump in the road. I know everything thats needed for preparation but Im stru... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 06:32:54 GMT Dry Ice/ Liquid Nitrogen 2017-12-08T06:32:54Z EK-VGA Supremacy your results and configurations? hey all, im considering the EK-VGA Supremacy for a 580gtx in my back up rig. sadly i attached a arctic accelero xtreme III to it an... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 06:29:00 GMT Water Cooling | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-08T06:29:00Z Would like to run Evga 1000w G3 Power supply on 240v but ... I know the power supply supports 240v, but I need to upgrade my house electric and my electrician is asking me to find out if it's a neutral or phase to phase. I have no idea what that means and wh... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 06:10:47 GMT CPU & Motherboard Technologia - Ars Technica OpenForum 2017-12-08T06:10:47Z 24 pin PSU in a 20 pin MB? Hi guys, I've got a slight conundrum: I bought a 120W mini-PSU for a mini-ITX board. My problem is that the PSU is 24 pin soldered to the control board, and not 20+4 as for most ATX PSU's. I'm won... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 06:10:40 GMT CPU & Motherboard Technologia - Ars Technica OpenForum 2017-12-08T06:10:40Z What is the general consensus around here for pushing the limits? How much is too much? I just built a brand new rig and it's been a long time since I overclocked. The previous system I just retired is old and it's pointless to mention what I was using because it's an ancient dinosaur... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 06:04:55 GMT Intel CPUs 2017-12-08T06:04:55Z Ram for 8700k So I am going to upgrade from my x99 5930k system finally. What ram is best for the 8700k? Should I pick up one of those 14-14-14-34 3200mhz kits? Should I go for a 3733mhz kit at 17-19-19-39? Shou... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 06:04:49 GMT Intel CPUs 2017-12-08T06:04:49Z Gigabye board does not respond to LLC changes, still droops... Hey guys, Anyone have experience with an gigabyte uefi and loadline? I have a problem with my vcore. If i Set it to 1,100 V everything is fine and i have a small peak under load like it should... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 06:04:26 GMT Intel CPUs | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-08T06:04:26Z Trying to get to 4000Mhz on my RAM. My RAM is certified to hit 4000Mhz. So far I am *only* able to hit 3700Mhz. at stock DRAM voltages. I tried raising VCCSA and VCCIO to 1.4v but that didn't help. I also raised the RAM voltage to 1.... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 05:53:03 GMT Intel Motherboards 2017-12-08T05:53:03Z Ran disk frag analyzer, is this normal? See how it is "staircased"? Just wondering if it's something to worry about. Looks unusual, never seen HDD fragment like that.. Btw, other drive I have is normal and nothing like that.. Fri, 08 Dec 2017 05:04:26 GMT Storage | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-08T05:04:26Z GPU Alignment Affects on 100% Load Temperature Been doing some benching in my Ryzen 7 1700X ATX system and my Coffee Lake i7-8700 ITX setup. Using the same Zotac Mini GTX 1080 in both, I noticed a roughly 15C difference in max temperature when... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 04:09:48 GMT General GPU | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-08T04:09:48Z Gigabyte Aorus Xtreme GTX1080Ti sync with case LEDs I've got a 1080Ti with stock RGB LEDs that by default change colour every few seconds. Is it possible to buy an LED case lighting kit that can sync the colours with the video card? Fri, 08 Dec 2017 04:09:23 GMT Cases and Case Modding | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-08T04:09:23Z High Sierra 10.13.2 + Audirvana 3.1.8. This combo sure sounds good.Apple has made a big improvement in this latest update and with the latest Audirvana update they sure make sweet music together.Finding it very hard to put my headphones... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 03:39:35 GMT Computer Audio 2017-12-08T03:39:35Z Can X370 support 2x GPU & NVME SSD? Hey all, I have this motherboard and i just wanted to make sure i could run 2 gpus as well as my Samsung 960pro without gimping... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 03:26:35 GMT AMD Motherboards 2017-12-08T03:26:35Z Soundblaster ZxR or AE-5 I purchased a Soundblaster ZxR a few days ago, but debating if I should return that and get the AE-5 instead now as it is newer tech. The ZxR seems a bit dated, 2013-14 tech. I am reading that 24... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 02:41:41 GMT Sound Cards and Computer Audio 2017-12-08T02:41:41Z Upgrade the CPU in my HP 500-314 I am planning to change the CPU of my old HP 500-314 computer. The specification states that I can upgrade it to Kaveri Quad-Core A10-7850B. What else do I need to have for this upgrade and is this... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:31:17 GMT Storage and Networking - TechSpot Forums 2017-12-08T00:31:17Z Acer Iconia 6120 - mod to recognize mSATA port I have successfully applied the suggested BIOS mod to the Acer Iconia 6120 dual touch screen netbook. Although menu is much more verbose (and moderately useful to me), the BIOS still doesn't recogn... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:27:54 GMT BIOS Mods 2017-12-08T00:27:54Z Need help. Damaged the Bios, Can't boot now. Today is my first day i was playing with the bios flashing. I knew it is very possible I make my PC unbootable but I couldn't stop the desire to flash a jpg in my bios. Although i have made a backu... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:27:40 GMT BIOS Mods 2017-12-08T00:27:40Z Recovery Fujitsu Lifebook AH532/G52 Bios after corrupt Boot Good day. I currently have a Fujitsu Lifebook AH532/G52 that is dead and unable to boot anything. Only way to get to bios is to remove cmos, remove battery, leave off, plug power then power on and ... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:27:34 GMT BIOS Mods 2017-12-08T00:27:34Z Foxconn X38A + Q6600 OC Help Hello, I have a Foxconn X38A motherboard with a Q6600 CPU. I've been so fustrated recently trying to overclock this thing with the least increase in voltage (while maintaining stability in Prime95)... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:26:43 GMT CPU Overclocking 2017-12-08T00:26:43Z I need schematic for PSU Toshiba 65U6663DB 65" Vestel 17IPS55 Board! Thanks! I looking for schematic for PSU Toshiba 65U6663DB 65" Vestel 17IPS55 Board! Anybody can help for me? Please. Thanks a lot! Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:08:49 GMT Power Supply Design and Troubleshooting - Badcaps Forums 2017-12-08T00:08:49Z Anyone familiar with the Delta DPS-250AB 18A PSU? Found this in a 2008-2009 mini Atx HP computer and it appears to have a curious two rails design. On it's label it says "+12V1 = 8A, +12V2 = 14A" The problem here is whether the first +12v rai... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:08:42 GMT Power Supply Design and Troubleshooting - Badcaps Forums 2017-12-08T00:08:42Z HTPC losing connect with AV Receiver. I'm running Plex for Windows 10. I use HDMI to connect to a Yamaha receiver. Everything I switch the receiver from the HTPC the PC loses its connection to the AV receiver and I have to reboot. I... Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:05:25 GMT HTPC | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-08T00:05:25Z Nvidia Profile Inspector 2.1.3 Good afternoon all... You guessed problems again... The BEST BUY GEEK SQUAD moved my Microsoft FSX Deluxe + Acceleration from my "C" Drive to my "D" Drive giving enough Free Space for th... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 23:58:18 GMT Simviation Forums • View forum - Tweaking & Overclocking 2017-12-07T23:58:18Z Planning to buy Seagate 1 TB laptop HDD, any suggestions? Hi, How is Seagate Barracuda 1 TB 7mm Laptop HDD for general use in desktop or laptop? Anyone using Seagate Laptop HDDs? I ... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 23:46:52 GMT Storage 2017-12-07T23:46:52Z Mid-ATX similar in appearance to Lian-Li PC-V2000B I have my main gaming PC in a massive Lian-Li PC-V2000B that I've had for years. I love that case. I have an HTPC in the living room that has been entirely replaced by a FireTV and Plex. I w... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 23:35:24 GMT Case and Cooling Fetish - Ars Technica OpenForum 2017-12-07T23:35:24Z Evga 550w ps4 ok for 1080 ti? I currently have a 550w psu Just fitted new 1080 ti Is this power supply ok? Had no problems as yet Thanks Mark '); } Thu, 07 Dec 2017 23:01:34 GMT Power Supplies 2017-12-07T23:01:34Z Do I need Multi Rail or a different PSU? So I finally came to a decision and returned the Titan Xp and bought 2x 1080ti FE from Nvidia. Now I never had this issue until I put in these cards but when both cards are at 100% load the PC will... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 23:01:27 GMT Power Supplies 2017-12-07T23:01:27Z Seasonic PRIME 600 W Titanium Fanless or EVGA SuperNOVA 850 T2 I want the quietest PSU. Both are about 200 USD. Wich one is better for this? Intel Core i7-8700K @ 5GHz 1.35V WLAN PCIe x1 32GB DDR4-3733 (4 modules) MSI GeForce GTX 1080 Ti GAMING X TRIO Hi... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 23:01:21 GMT Power Supplies 2017-12-07T23:01:21Z Different ram sizes I remember not too long ago, you would have a video card with only very few ram sizes, like mid range would be 128mb and higher end would be 256mb. Now we have for example 10xx cards that range any... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 23:01:05 GMT nVidia GPUs | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-07T23:01:05Z Disk space randomly completely full Hi there! I updated Destiny 2 when I had over a TB of free space on my hdd and ssd combined. After the update a notification popped up and it showed both my disks were full as seen here . I'v... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:53:54 GMT Hard Drive Support - Tech Support Forum 2017-12-07T22:53:54Z Form for "Looking for the... START COPY ========== General Questions 1) What is your budget? 1500€. The less the better, although I dont mind going over (The 9560 with the specs I want goes over but I dont care) 2... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:49:06 GMT Computer Guides Forum 2017-12-07T22:49:06Z Zotac gtx 1060 amp worth changing thermal paste? Hey guys, my gtx 1060 (GTX 1060 AMP! Edition+ (9Gbps memory) hits 81c at 55% fan speed at full load, i was wondering if you guys think changing the thermal paste will make any difference, is it wor... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:37:16 GMT NVIDIA Cooling 2017-12-07T22:37:16Z Help Custom Cooling EVGA GTX 970 SSC 04G-P4-3975-KR Are there are any experts out there that can commend on which parts of this card I should put heatsinks on? This whis what I know I should at least cover... are there any other areas for opportunit... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:37:10 GMT NVIDIA Cooling 2017-12-07T22:37:10Z New mobo/cpu drivers not working, no chicken or egg to start out with? I can't figure out how to install my drivers. My LAN not working, USB's not reading flash or USB DVD drives. How can I get my drivers installed? FYI z370 Gaming 7 mobo, Windows 7 Ult. Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:32:51 GMT Intel Motherboards | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-07T22:32:51Z ASUS Maximus Hero X CPU_FAN header Hi I just switched to the ASUS Maximum Hero X and I keep getting the CPU Fan speed error detected. I am using a h115i and no matter what I disable in the BIOS I still get this error every time I bo... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:32:44 GMT Intel Motherboards | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-07T22:32:44Z Gigabyte Z370 Aorus Gaming 5 BIOS Help hey guys, iam new with overclocking with an Gigabyte bios. If anyone have experience with it, it would be nice. Iam using an I5 8600k How i can use Adaptive Core Voltage to come down in id... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:32:37 GMT Intel Motherboards | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-07T22:32:37Z Z170 CLAIMED to be hacked to support Coffeelake My friend corpsejockey on here alerted me to this bit of news. I am not sure of its veracity, i.e. it could be fake. A user recently posted on Baidu that they were abl... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:32:30 GMT Intel Motherboards | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-07T22:32:30Z Coffee Lake-S with 40 PCIe lanes? Hello, I think I can put off building my next gaming system until 2018 - March at the latest. I read that the new Coffee lake S processors would have up to 40 PCIe lanes. Any rumors on which proc... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:26:05 GMT General Processor Discussions 2017-12-07T22:26:05Z New (first) Water cooled build questions/suggestions Hi all, New to the forum and wanted to touch base with some of the experienced water coolers in regards to my, for all practical purposes first water cooling build. My last build was an HTPC w... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:25:12 GMT Water Cooling | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-07T22:25:12Z Unique coolant reservoir - need some guidance on making it work? Hi all, new to the forums. I'm working on a very custom system, in which I am intending to use a coffee pot as a coolant reservoir. I wanted to cut a hole in the glass of the pot, and use a bu... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:25:05 GMT Water Cooling | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-07T22:25:05Z Water cooling upgrade question As part of a new rig build or upgrading the current, I'm reviewing my system capacities. I've noticed that some of these bay reservoir combo units either have single or dual pumps in series. ... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:24:58 GMT Water Cooling | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-07T22:24:58Z Please help! Coolant not going any further Guys. I was filling my system and the coolant is not going any further. Did I messed up?? Please help me. Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:24:51 GMT Water Cooling | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-07T22:24:51Z DIY Refrigerant Recovery Machine! Well I was bored out of my skull and for some reason house cleaning wasn't going to cut it, So I figured I'd finish a project that I had procrastinated away for dam well 5 years! (Ya I'm a pro at p... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:18:20 GMT Extreme Cooling | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-07T22:18:20Z Hot chip in need of powerful cooling So we've all seen the fancy pants "underwater" computers and most of us have thought about a build at some point in time, for me that time is now. 3M, as well as a number of youtubers, have su... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:18:12 GMT Extreme Cooling | Overclockers Forums 2017-12-07T22:18:12Z Workstation build proposal I'd like feedback on a many-threaded workstation build, with a particular eye towards the mobo, cooling, case, as those are things I'm less experienced with. Design goals: The workload I'm targeti... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:06:11 GMT CPU & Motherboard Technologia - Ars Technica OpenForum 2017-12-07T22:06:11Z Ryzen turbo behaviour sanity check 1800x, Asus Prime 370 Pro, latest firmware, AMD drivers, Win10 1703 I have a build task that's single threaded and I was looking at whether or not I was getting turbo clocks. hwmonitor So it lo... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:06:01 GMT CPU & Motherboard Technologia - Ars Technica OpenForum 2017-12-07T22:06:01Z Overlocked my new gaming rig and I'm very disappointed First I'll list some of the goods. Intel i7-6700K Gigabyte Z270-X Gaming 7 motherboard Corsair Dominator DDR4 32 GB RAM PC 17000 (yes 32 because I bought it back when memory prices were low). Corsa... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:05:53 GMT CPU & Motherboard Technologia - Ars Technica OpenForum 2017-12-07T22:05:53Z Seagate portable problem I bought Seagate Expansion 2TB portable hard drive. First I installed SeaTools and run short and long test, everything compleated fine. After that I installed program Seagate drive settings program... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:03:43 GMT Hard Drives & Storage 2017-12-07T22:03:43Z What’s the fastest storage around This is just curiosity, What’s the fastest storage around. Also I don’t want some supercomputer storage, just normal storage that you can put in a PC. Thanks '); } Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:03:36 GMT Hard Drives & Storage 2017-12-07T22:03:36Z no vcore control on bios? r7 1800x + gigabyte ax370 gaming k3 Hi, so I wanted to overclock my new 1800x, but for some reason the EZ overclock thing says it's not available on my bios, and under advanced settings, I don't have a direct vcore control, only a dy... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:03:09 GMT AMD CPUs 2017-12-07T22:03:09Z Discoloration on foxconn socket normal? Thanks for looking. I have a small issue that's a little disconcerting, some oxidation or perhaps just discoloration from heat is apparent on the Foxconn socket of my motherboard. You can clearly s... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:02:55 GMT AMD CPUs 2017-12-07T22:02:55Z Need help regarding cpu voltages Amd 1800x Im getting worried, as my cpu is set to stock, but the voltages sometimes jump as high as 1.5 volts on the VID and CPU VDD! Im pretty sure that 1800x stock should not be passing 1.3 volts on stock... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:02:43 GMT AMD CPUs 2017-12-07T22:02:43Z Ryzen 1200 40c idle 2600rpm fan speed. Hey everyone. My ryzen 1200 is 40c idle at the desktop. Cpu fan is 2600 rpms. Specs R3 1200 Rx 480 Biostar x370 gtn Node 202 fractal design 3000mhz running at 2133 x 2 8gb Evga 450w xfx psu ... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:02:37 GMT AMD CPUs 2017-12-07T22:02:37Z Is this setup good for VR? I have a HTPC in the living room. Wondering if anyone has a similar setup and is running Vive or Rift with it. - CPU- AMD A8-5600k @ 4.3ghz - RAM - 8gb @ 1866 - GPU - GTX 1060 6gb - 250gb SSD ... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:02:30 GMT AMD CPUs 2017-12-07T22:02:30Z My 1800X Overclocking Experience Hello everyone, I just got done overclocking my system a couple days ago since building it Saturday morning. I would like to share my experience with you and what I've learned from overclocking A... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:02:24 GMT AMD CPUs 2017-12-07T22:02:24Z What is the BEST air cooler for AM3+ socket AMD Sig rig is what is gonna be cooled. If no sig is view-able per your individual settings, it is as follows MOBO - Asus Crosshair V Formula Z CPU - 1704 - 8320E ambient temps vary 65-70*F My... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:02:18 GMT AMD CPUs 2017-12-07T22:02:18Z 3970X Motherboard upgrade / compatibility I have an older Intel 3970X installed in a Asus RIVE Extreme 4 with 64GB of Corsair 2132 Dominator Platinum and would like to know if it's possible to upgrade the Motherboard so I can take advantag... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:01:58 GMT Intel CPUs 2017-12-07T22:01:58Z change 8700k to 8600k? Hi. I just bought an 8700k, my question is selling the 8700k and buy an 8600k, I read that the 8600k is 6 cores without HyperThreading, or do I keep the 8700k? it's only for games. '); } Thu, 07 Dec 2017 22:01:51 GMT Intel CPUs 2017-12-07T22:01:51Z