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NVMe M2 Problem

Hi and happy new year, I have a spare PCIe slot on my Maximus VII Formula m/b and decided to treat myself to a Samsung 970 EVO Plus NVMe M2 and an adapter. Windows had no problem finding it, but no joy in the bios (I was hoping to boot from it). Is t...

ronjac by Level 7
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Help with scar iii ssd

Hii guys i need your help asap, i have rog laptop with 2 hard drives, one is adata ssd 240 (os drive) and one intel 660 p nvme ( for games).I found out that the intel drive is faulty because if i install big games on it, it just disappears from the s...


"replacing bad mve mobo and use same parts

I built my rig in 2013, MVE, eatx case, I7 CPU, dual fan RAD water cooled, SLI GTX690's, Samsung 850 Pro SSD, SSD Storage, Corsair ddr3 and AX1200i PSU, Proprietary CAD software on the wonderful Win 7 software (my job, retired last year) and she ran ...

rsweeko by Level 9
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Crosshair VI Hero & Trident Z Royal 3200

I am starting to upgrade my computer 1 part at a time. Currently I have a Crosshair VI Her0 with latest bios, AMD Ryzen 5 1600 (3.4 Mhz), 2 x Trident Z RGB 8GB 3200 (16-18-18-38 @ 1600Mhz), EVGA GTX 1060 6GB video card in a Thermaltake Overseer RX-1 ...

Omikse by Level 7
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Need a PCIe USB 3.0

I got my new case yesterday (Enthoo 719) and I ran into an issue with it. All the front USB ports (there are 4) are 3.0 and they connect to the motherboard with 2 separate wires. The problem is that my board (Crosshair VI Hero) only has 1 USB 3.0 po...

Omikse by Level 7
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Tonnes of heat issue with 3900X n Crosshair VIII

Just build a new rig. Specs as follow:AMD 3900XAsus Crosshair VIII FormulaG.skill 32GB Trident Z Neo 3600 CL16Zotac 1080Ti FESamsung 960 M.2 NvmeCorsair HX1000iLian Li PC-011Custom loop = 10mm ID hardline, 3 x 360mm slim rads, D5, tube rez, antec pri...

Maximus XI code and Corsair H60

Hi guys,I just needed an advice please as I'm finally started to build my new pc.I'm at the stage where my maximus XI code is installed in the case and I have got the Corsair h60 in place on the CPU too.I just got a doubt where to link the 3 pin conn...

RX 480 VRM thermal pad thickness

Hi, so, I have a really important question, what is the thickness of VRM thermal pad on ASUS STRIX RX480? I've installed 3mm pad, but I think it's kinda tall for radiator. My old one had an issue of flowing Can you tell please a default thickness of...

DeReMaR by Level 7
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Hi all,I've assemble ASUS ROG STRIX z390-E +i9 processor + rtx 2080 ti 11 gb (not plug now, it's coming) + 32 gb ram+ GENOME DEEPCOOL ASUS certified case,I need to know what BIOS setting need to set for work the "Classic Captain Liquid Pump" (it's in...

chama by Level 7
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