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  1. Amd ryzen broke my pc?

    Overclocking
    I was trying to benchmark my pc with the amd ryzen master software, I turned on the memory control setting to try and set that up and it asked my to restart my pc so I said yes and it proceeded to restart. Seemed ok at first but then I realised my pc hadn’t actually turned off and remained on...
  2. Images on harddrive "flash" thumbnails, then they dissapear

    Windows 10 Support
    Photos on a disk from a recovered computer appears when scrolling, then suddenly disappears and cant load. Windows image viewer shows a black picture, and other image viewers displays "File may be corrupt or damaged"... The thing is that the photo has to be there because windows explorer shows...
  3. Questions about installing and using Windows 10

    Windows 10 Support
    I use Linux. But I was thinking to buy Windows 10 to play games and use adobe products. But I have the following questions - 1. Suppose I buy a windows 10 (shop or online or Microsoft store whatever). And I install it in one machine (one ssd). But later I want to migrate to a completely new...
  4. How to clean your system from all display drivers

    Hard Drive Support
    A computer graphics card is the component that produces a graphical or video interface which is then displayed onto your screen. Like a USB thumb drive, graphics cards require a connection to your system’s motherboard, in this case through your peripheral component interconnect or PCI for short...
  5. Access Optical Drive of old laptop to new one

    Windows 7 , Windows Vista Support
    My friend needs needs to install softwares and games in his new laptop, which is a hp elitebook (windows 10) and doesn't have a cd drive. But his old laptop (windows 7 or 8) does. Is there any way, the apps and games can be installed from the optical drives of old laptop to the new one? (don't...
  6. Linux install to automatically upload to SMB share on Windows network

    Linux Support
    HI All, Im looking into different ways (different Linux Distros, other OSes,etc.) to install on a small device (eg. intel Nuc) that has the ability to automatically (or semi-automate) copy file from an inserted usb device to a share. I understand it may be a bit fiddly to get right, but as I'm...
  7. The Most Advanced Security Suite Available – An ESET Remote Administrator 6 with additional software Review

    Mac Support
    This world is digitally controlled, operated, and powered by computers. Every action we do today involves the use of a computer, whether that action be reading this review, driving your car, or ordering a meal at a restaurant. At the end of 2014, the United Nations stated that over three...
  8. How to Find Your Missing Drivers

    Hard Drive Support
    When installing a new operating system, you may run into the problem of missing drivers. Drivers in Windows are how devices, like your video card or USB ports, communicate to the operating itself. Without the correct driver Windows may not use the device at hand and issues may occur. The...
  9. How to perform a MemTest86 Test

    Hard Drive Support
    MemTest86 is an easy-to-use DOS test that can help determine whether or not your memory (RAM) is failing. This test will work on desktops, laptops and notebooks and will test all types of memory. The following article will guide you through how to test your memory for any damage or issues that...
  10. How to post a screenshot

    Mac Support
    The following guide will illustrate how to take a screenshot or capture a picture of the current display on your computer. This guide will include steps for Windows, Macintosh, and Linux based PCs. With a picture being worth a thousand words, it may be better to show what you see rather than...
  11. Restore the Past with Ease! – A Kernel Data Recovery for Windows Review

    Hard Drive Support
    Countless times, whether it be at work or here on the forum, I have seen users with a desperate desire to recover their old deleted data. Whether it be by accident or not, some of our data can be priceless and with many people lacking a secondary backup, recovery software can truly save the day...
  12. Ready your Computers! Beta Software is coming!

    Mac Support
    Recently, I announced that Paragon-Software would be releasing a free preview edition of their newest hard drive software, HDM 15. Following this recent announcement, the software based company is at it again with a new beta testing program to try and report feedback on their new and upcoming...
  13. Discover a rogue (hidden) hard drive partition!

    Hard Drive Support
    Hard drives play an important role in our computers. They provide you with a safe, efficient, and effective way to store your important electronic data. However, at times, these drives can fail leaving you with corrupt data or vanishing partitions. If this does happen to you, there are many...
  14. Read and Write HFS+/HFSX Partitions in a Windows Environment

    Mac Support
    Following the announcement of the free edition of Paragon-Software’s NTFS for Mac, the software company is at it again with yet another surprise. Based on a proprietary cross-platform universal file system driver, Paragon has created a handy tool to assist with read-write access over...
  15. Backup important personal files using Ubuntu LiveCD

    Hard Drive Support
    This tutorial will explain, in some detail, how to backup your files from a Windows partition when Windows will not load. We will be using Ubuntu Live CD. If you do not already have a copy of Ubuntu LiveCD on a CD or thumb drive, go here to download Ubuntu , then download Imgburn to burn the...
  16. How to check your system temperatures

    Hard Drive Support
    Computers enjoy working in a stable environment that is not too hot. To do this, PC components have precautions installed to prevent them from overheating. Your processor and video card can monitor the amount of heat being generated while in use, and will throttle the amount of power used to...
  17. How to find your system specifications

    Hard Drive Support
    Whether a forum helper asks you to post your system specs or you are simply curious about what components are inside your PC, Speccy is a tool that allows to you to do just that. Speccy is a third party program that can read your PC hardware IDs to determine what components are inside your PC...
  18. How to install and use Malwarebytes Anti-Malware

    Computer Security News
    Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (MBAM) is a powerful anti-malware application that assists Windows computers in removing and protecting against numerous threats including, but not limited to, worms, Trojans, rootkits, rogues, spyware, etc.. Used by our security team here at Tech Support Forum...
  19. Is Your PC Running Slow...?

    Computer Security News
    Version control – v2.0 – dated November 2010 Version control - v2.1 - dated April 2012 - updated SysInternals link Version control – v2.2 – dated March 2014 - general updates, links and additions for Windows 8 Introduction This article is intended to provide you with some hints and tips when...
  20. How to Update your Graphics Driver for Maximum Performance

    Hard Drive Support
    Graphics driver software is responsible for the performance of the graphics card (GPU) installed in your PC. As is apparent from its name, a graphics card works to enhance the gaming and video viewing experience of the user. An updated graphics driver gives you the best performance. Most of the...
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