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RAM upgrade for Asus Maximus VII Ranger

Hi folks,I am novice to PC building/upgrading but I am looking to upgrade the RAM in my 4yr old rig (specs below).I currently have 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3/1866mhz Kingston HyperX Fury. I am thinking of replacing these with 16GB (2 x 8 GB) HyperX Fury DDR...

Asus z390 Maximus code won’t boot

Just installed my new Asus z390 code board with the following**Intel 7 8068 cpu Corsair pro 3200mhz rgb ramCorsair H150i EVGA Supernova 1000 p2And fansI double checked all my connections twice and seem to be right but the system doesn’t give any beep...

Prime x299-deluxe confusion

Referring to the Specifications section on the ASUS main website, down at the bottom of the page there is the NOTE section where it states 'PCIEX16_4 max. at x2 mode in 44-lane & 28-lane CPUs'. However in the manual, page 1-8, there is a reference to...

laithar by Level 7
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Rig upgrade?

Hi all,Opinions is what I’m after on upgrading my m8e rig.At the minute it has the i7 6700k which I’m thinking of upgrading to the i9-9900k which is Lga1151 compatible .As to the M8E I’m unsure whether to swap this for the Z390 or not.I know there is...

Rob_W_ by Level 12
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PC Freeze and Reboots

This post is actually for two questions. One is that my build is freezing and rebooting. I have checked the thermal paste and verified full coverage on the CPU. I have also run voltage checks on the PSU and all the voltages are on par.The other ...

FYI: Drivers & Windows 10 1809

Microsoft Engineers are smoking peyote. When the 17763 build is pushed to release again, those with hardware requiring drivers to be loaded in specific order will need to check the Windows Driver Store on their machine. (Not talking about the Microso...

NeoBeum by Level 9
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EK Rampage VI Extreme Monoblock - CPU Temps

Greetingsw:Just put together a new build and I'm trying to figure out if my cpu loop is performing correctly. relevant gear:Rampage vi extremei9 7980xe - not delidded420mm radiatorEK R6E MonoblockWithout any CPU overcloking, some cores reach 69c dur...

Asus IV Extreme-Z RAM problem

Hello everyone, yes, I know it's an old mobo, but still runs!It happens I have 4x8GB corsair vengeance ddr3 1600 modules, all of them are detected by BIOS in the POST menu (where shows the video card, dimms etc) but the BIOS says I only have 16 GB RA...