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    Artifacts in MW5 with 6900XT?

    I don't have issues in other games that I'm aware of, but I get these linear shimmery things in Mechwarrior 5. I've tried all the settings up and down and can't figure out what might be causing it. I put a screenshot of the most obvious ones but it happens all over the screen. Anyone else see...
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    Windows 11 is holding my drive hostage

    I have a 2TB m.2 that had windows 11 installed on it. All I want to do is format it to be a storage drive, but I can't do anything to it. Disk management can't do it, going into command prompt and using diskpart can't do it, using windows 10/11 installer USB can't do it. It keeps telling me...
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    3070ti suddenly will not come off idle in games?

    So I thought it was my one old game that has always been a struggle with newer GPUs, but now I've tried several others today and I've found my 3070ti is absolutely STUCK at around 345mhz in games. Interestingly, graphing the GPU clocks as soon as you close the game and go back to the desktop it...
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    Windows 11 desktop background slideshow stutter?

    I am currently using a 48 inch OLED as a monitor, and so I decided to set up a 10 minutes rotation background and hide the taskbar as I generally have smaller windows open for my current programs and I figured having the rest of the screen change periodically would be beneficial for the screen...
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    [FS] 5800X combo - SOLD

    Not going to be using this stuff so I'd rather it move on to a new home. I powered it up to make sure it works and then decided to keep my 12700k rig and not fiddle with migrating my OS. - Brand new 5800X from AMD (RMA replacement) - Brand new MSI B550-A Pro motherboard - 32GB Team DDR4 3200...
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    Ryzen stutter on desktop, not TPM related?

    So I finally received my replacement Asus X570 TUF motherboard and 5800X from AMD after RMA-ing them for a blue screen crash while gaming that I couldn't fix for months, and now I have a different issue (go figure). There is now a 100% consistent 1hz "stutter" all the time no matter what. Like...
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    FS/FT: Gigabyte 6900XT reference card (GONE)

    Got this card from another user on here a while ago, and while it performs great in 99% of tasks, the ONE game I play the most doesn't play nice with AMD drivers. I would like to trade it straight across for something like a 3070/3070ti/3080, or alternatively I will sell it for $975 shipped...
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    So, am I the only one that AMD treats like a criminal when requesting an RMA?

    I've been buying Ryzen chips since they came out and recommending them to everyone. I've probably put together 30 different machines with them by now. But trying to RMA my 5800X that has constant WHEA errors unless I shut all the C-states off, disable PBO and CPB, and change it to PCI-E 3.0 is...
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    12700K ram choices?

    So I just got this setup up and running, I have a 12700K and an MSI Z690-A DDR4 board. I currently have two choices for RAM here, wondering which way to go is better. Both are 3200mhz XMP settings, I have a G-Skill 2x16 kit that is 16-18-18-38 but I also have a Teamgroup 4x8 kit that is samsung...
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    5800X constant WHEA errors/blusescreen only in games

    So I've been having this problem for a few weeks now, not sure what exactly is happening here. This ONLY happens in games, this machine will run any stress test or benchmark for 20 hours straight with zero hiccups. If I try to play a game, in this instance the game is Fallout 76, it will blue...
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    Two EVGA power supplies VS one 6900XT.... what is this?

    So I just picked up a 6900XT from a user on here, and I'm seeing very strange issues with my EVGA power supplies hooked up to this card. Note that I did some searching and a few others with high end 6000 series cards have had the similar experiences when combined with EVGA power supply coil...
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    Can you stop EVGA cards from shutting the fans off at idle?

    I have an EVGA 3070 with the XC3 cooler. Is this possible? I know they are designed to be off at idle up to a certain temp, and I can't find anything in the Precision software to stop this from happening. The fans on this thing rattle like a bastard when they spin up and its annoying as hell...
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    WTB 10 Pro key

    Building a rig for a disabled friend, his old 990FX stuff finally gave up the ghost. I have everything now except a windows key. Looking for 10 Pro preferably but 10 home is OK too. Used to be a few threads of key sellers but I don't see any here lately. Heat here...
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    What is an RX 560 4GB equivalent to?

    I've had this thing collecting dust (literally) for a couple of years. I have no idea when I bought it, no PCI-E power connector so its probably not very fast. I tried to look at comparisons on google and I think its around a GTX 660? Maybe? Its an MSI 4GB OC model. I wanted to use it to set up...
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    How did this get under my radar?

    I loved this game when it came out, then there was the whole stink with Curt Schilling and the game support just evaporated. Even so, the game was very complete and had minimal bugs so I played through it a lot. I had absolutely no idea there was an improved/remastered version that came out. I...
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    AW3420 Alienware command center?

    I have an AW3420, been trying to figure out how to make the lighting do what I want for a while now. I have finally after almost 6 months managed to sucessfully install the command center, but everything EXCEPT the FX section works. If I try to do anything with the lighting it wants me to get...
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    Laptop came with single 8GB stick.. 8+4 or 4+4?

    So I got a cheaper laptop on sale this weekend for some light games that I don't have to sit at the desk for like swtor. Its an MSI and came with 8GB of RAM in a single stick. I don't really want to buy anything else for this machine, but I happen to have two 4GB sticks of samsung 2666 RAM from...
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    razer basilisk going to sleep after like 2-3 seconds?

    I bought this mouse the other day because I really liked the shape and the left click had stopped working on the G305 I was using. This one is the basilisk x hyperspeed. It was on sale for $29 so I said why not. Its actually quite nice, but I can't get the damn thing to stay awake. If I stop...
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    [FS] Ryzen 5 2600X and Gskill B-die 2x8GB kit

    Upgraded to a 3700X and 32GB so I'm selling these. 1) 2600X retail box w/cooler, never OC'd $SOLD 2) 16GB G-Skill DDR4 3200 C14 F4-3200C14D-16GFX $SOLD https://www.heatware.com/u/77525/to
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    [FS] MSI RTX 2060

    Upgraded to a 2070 Super, card works great. Only 2 months old. MSI RTX 2060 Ventus OC SOLD. I prefer paypal. Heat here.
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    How to fix your noisy Acer X27 fan

    I did some searching on this and found lots of complaints but no solutions! I bought (stupidly) an Acer XB273K (4k/144 Gsync 2 27"). I got it all set up and was very impressed with everything except the blasted fan noise. I didn't know prior to buying it that it even had one so that was a...
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    Acer ED347CKR turning yellow?

    I have had this screen for about 6 months, its a 3440x1440 100hz VA panel. Has been great but lately when the screen is white the right side is getting more and more yellow. Is this common on these things? I don't know how much of a pain in the butt Acer would be if I tried to warranty it...
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    [FS] Spare parts (Ryzen/DDR4/Vega)

    Selling some extra stuff that has accumulated. - Ryzen 2200G APU + ASRock AB350 Pro4 + Sandisk X400 512GB m.2 SSD sold - 32GB 4x8 Corsair DDR4 3200 C16 CMK16GX4M2Z3200C16 Ryzen type RAM sold - MSI Vega 56 Air Boost blower card SOLD I take paypal preferably. Heat here if anyone is...
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    Anyone know how to fix this?

    My windows 10 install seems to have shit itself. Nothing changed, no updates of any kind. Turned the computer off so I could move it and clean the desk and this is what I get when I turn it back on.
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    Vega cards coil whine with my EVGA PSU but not corsair?

    I have had several Vega cards, reference and otherwise. I was originally using an EVGA 750B2 but I upgraded to a newer 850P2. The cards all coil whined hideously with those PSU, but I happened to install my V56 that whines badly in my main rig in my 2200G ITX box with a Corsair 600W SFX unit and...
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    MSI B450i Gaming Plus AC stuttering?

    Does anyone else have this board? I have the same 2600X and 16GB on it as I was using on my ASRock B350 Pro4 which is a lesser quality board, and when I play games it works fine mostly but it occasionally has severe audio static/stuttering and the game will lag badly when it does it. Fresh...
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    [FS/FT] 8700k combo, Vega 64 Nitro

    Selling these parts as my gaming is really dropping these days and I don't need anything more than my Ryzen 5 and RX570. Willing to do a partial trade for a set of 3200 CAS 14 Flare X for Ryzen Combo $480 shipped - i7 8700k Delidded/Relidded with Grizzly liquid metal. Lid is resealed and...
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    Ryzen 3 2200U laptop very sluggish?

    So I picked up one of those fairly cheap laptops that was on sale with a 2200U/Vega 3 and 8GB of RAM. I picked this model specifically because it states it has dual channel RAM which I know is a big deal for the APU. I thought the slowness was the drive so I ripped out the garbage 5400rpm HDD...
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    Sapphire V64 Nitro+ SR, can't gain control over fans

    So I did a lot of reading, it seems like the higher end LE model of this card had an issue where the fans never turned on at all. My issue is different, and is mentioned a few times in newegg reviews, etc. I can't manually control the fans at all. This is a problem because it idles with the...
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    Help me find a 13" laptop - size and weight important

    Hey guys, I'm looking to pick up a laptop for my elderly grandma. Her physical condition is pretty bad, but she enjoys looking through facebook a lot and playing some very light games (windows store stuff, basically mobile games). Her requirements were these: - Light and easy to move - No...
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    [FS] MSI Vega 56 blower card

    Selling this card, don't need it any more. Its an MSI Air Boost OC, basically a reference PCB with a slightly upgraded blower. I used it under water with an EK block. Product link: https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814137263 Has fresh Noctua NT-H1 paste and new thermal...
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    [FS] R7 2700X // X370 motherboard

    Got a few things for sale, cleaning up some work space here. I take paypal. 1) R7 2700X, CPU only no cooler. SOLD 2) Gigabyte X370 Gaming K7 motherboard, retail box and all accessories. $100 shipped Heat here: http://www.heatware.com/u/77525 Will load up pics tomorrow.
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    How to get Wattman to auto-apply?

    I was wondering if any of you fellow AMD users figured out how to get Wattman to auto-apply settings at startup? If left completely alone, my V56 seems to be set up with a different HBM speed every boot (sometimes 700, sometimes 800, I've seen 500 a few times as well). I have a profile with...
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    Fresh windows 10 install... start menu broken?

    I just ran a fresh install on my secondary machine. Everything seemed fine, but once I got into windows and got everything running the way I want I noted that the start menu resets every time you reboot. All of the icons go to the default apps (most just showing that download arrow since I have...
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    2700X high idle temps?

    Wondering if anyone else with an X370 board is seeing this? My 2700X at stock with XMP off idles at 50C and constantly surges to 65C and back causing the CPU fans to constantly be ramping up and down. Mount is good, and under load the temp actually goes down. I notice idle voltage is like...
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    [FS] Asus GTX 1060 6GB OEM

    OEM card from a prebuilt, has only been used for light gaming. Fan had a noisy bearing so I replaced it with one from a GTX 980. Works perfectly, very quiet. Repasted with Grizzly Cryonaut. Asking $230 shipped. Bare card only. SOLD Heat here. Looks like this:
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    [FS] Brand new XFX Vega 64 reference card

    Just got thing in return for an RMA'd Vega 56 dual fan, I have no plans to put this thing in my tiny ITX build so it can go to a new home. Installed just to make sure it works, comes in a brown XFX box. $600 shipped. Heat here.
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    Help... Nvidia driver stuck in limited RGB

    Fresh install of Windows 10 on a new machine with a 1060, installed the latest 391.24 drivers and then the colors went dull. Originally I was able to change it from limited to full (this is over DP, fucking thanks Nvidia) and it worked for a split second and then reverted back to limited so it...
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    Asus Strix B350-i vs X370-i

    I know these boards are identical in terms of physical specifications, but does anyone know if the X370 version includes more voltage control options? I haven't been able to find anything concrete on this and I need to choose one pretty quickly here if I ever want to finish my build (I...
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    How have I never seen this thing!!?? Combo pump/universal block?

    I've been trying to figure out a way to quiet down my XFX Vega 56, which has a Nano PCB and there is nothing available for it. I decided to try and find a universal block that had Vega mounting holes instead of trying to mod an intel asetek bracket, so I found one on perf PC's that listed Vega...
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