This is the General Hardware FAQ, where we attempt to answer many of the questions that are commonly asked in this forum. While we can't answer every question or solve every problem you have, this is still a good reference point. A big thank you to Dangman, enginurd, Markyip1, and silent-circuit for their help with assembling the FAQ, and to flipflopsnowman for making the original sticky this FAQ is based off of. __________ Please use PC Hound to post your system build. Quick Links Gen[H]ard WLWC List of Recommended Online Retailers Gen[H]ard FAQ -- Part 1, Part 2 __________ If you need help with building or upgrading a computer, please answer the questions listed here. If you're willing to invest a little more time, here is a more detailed guide. If you're having trouble with your computer, check out the Basic Troubleshooting Guide. If you have any questions and/or comments about this or any of the other Gen[H]ard-related sticky threads, please post them in the GenHard Sticky Discussion thread. Please do not post anything here.