Computer Repair – LIVE!

Computer Repair – LIVE!

I originally built this computer on video back in September of 2013. You can watch the video here:

Now it’s over 4 years later and in this video, I diagnose it.

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  1. sunshine glow
    sunshine glow 6 May, 2022, 15:17
  2. iamithink?
    iamithink? 6 May, 2022, 15:17
  3. Katrina H
    Katrina H 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    bad socket maybe.

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  4. Katrina H
    Katrina H 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    Chipset error someone of the bridges or sidebus functions maybe, maybe front side bus?

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  5. Katrina H
    Katrina H 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    Chipset error

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  6. VInce Morath
    VInce Morath 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    Me thinks it is a bad motherboard.

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  7. Scott Powell
    Scott Powell 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    Carey quit beating yourself up. Pc could have been damaged in transit.

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  8. Cody 3751
    Cody 3751 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    GA Z87M D3H? Wasn't that one of the last MB's with PCi? No wait, you said it was!

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  9. GPC Music
    GPC Music 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    Hi from Las Cruces

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  10. BelieveNoGod
    BelieveNoGod 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    I know this are over a year later, I just want to say I have used a Jensen USB wifi dongle, on all the machines I have buildt. And I have never had any issues with it.
    It's been used with several Win 7, and later also Win 10. And all the pc's finds it straight away.
    I've tried several types of D-link wan dongles, and even on board cards, and I have had trouble with them, but never that Jensen dongle.
    NO, I'm not in any matter affiliated with Jensen, I just build pc's.
    Just wanted to let you guys know.
    The one I've been using is the Jensen AirLink 100ac. It comes with an extension stand, and It costs about 40$ here in Norway.

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  11. 太阳TaiYangCL g8r than Modern Women
    太阳TaiYangCL g8r than Modern Women 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    I had a similar problem like this with a pciex16 slot on an ASRock z68 board. I reset the cmos via battery reseat and all issues we're fixed permanently. Hope it helps for next time.

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  12. SupraManG
    SupraManG 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    WOW, this was some hell-a-cious problem! I have never seen anything like this in all my years of working on computers either, Carey. It does remind you of POLTERGEIST. I'm wondering how many others have or have not seen this issue? SPOOOOOOOOKY.

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  13. Ronald W Provo
    Ronald W Provo 6 May, 2022, 15:17
  14. Anders Jørgensen
    Anders Jørgensen 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    I use a Asus pce ac88 WiFi adapter and my main pc broke down. So I had to build a old pc from still working 2008 parts. I did move the ssd drive with Windows 10 and it did actually load to desktop. Had to reactivate 10 but no problem there.

    Going for 4 GB ram more led me into some weird behavior going into ps/2 mode and blocking usb ports.

    Anyway I ended up with 4gb installed of 8gb. Then tried to find to find a spot to install the Asus ac88 and success. Started up but loaded halfway. Restart and load to desktop. Login to WiFi and it works as it should top of the line.

    Ok time to move back to the basement. On load back to ps/2 mode for keyboard and mouse.

    Took side panel of. Pushed on the ram and added a 2gb stick. On load 10 updated and got to desktop and out of ps/2 mode too.

    Sound went so now that is the current problem. I was ready to go 7 ultimate install but 10 works and the Asus ac88 even on 2008 hardware.

    I use the pc for business. WiFi is not the issue and the Asus ac88 is a beast.

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  15. PC Runs
    PC Runs 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    The computer is possessed?

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  16. adamsleath
    adamsleath 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    ive had problems with tp-link stuff before (a powerline adapter) d-link ones seem to just work better…anywho. not fussed on tplink, although i am currently using the tp-link powerline adapter after a bit of a painful installation…

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  17. Dave Vallee
    Dave Vallee 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    I suspect an IRQ, or memory resource conflict with another device, such as the video card, or onboard video. Two other possibilities are SED damage, or a problem with the motherboard.

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  18. Gerry Crisostomo
    Gerry Crisostomo 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    After the wifi software update, the monitor started to think it's an old off-channel TV !!! Amazing !

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  19. Giotronics
    Giotronics 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    so when's the part 2 for this ? wanted to see if the computer works after the new motherboard installation.

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  20. Jaime Costa
    Jaime Costa 6 May, 2022, 15:17
  21. Whovisions
    Whovisions 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    The worst problem to correct is an intermittent problem, like I'm experiencing. Where it will run fine for ages then refuse to boot then will suddenly boot again OK. Drives me nuts. Think I have a dodgy bios chip as it can play completely dead at times with no sign of life or power. I'll never buy a gigabyte x99 board again that's certain.

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  22. Kevin Colvin
    Kevin Colvin 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    My 6 year old board has 1 regular pci slot

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  23. edyegu justine
    edyegu justine 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    It could be a dry joint on the CPU

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  24. sheek1982
    sheek1982 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    I just ordered that mini mouse/keyboard combo. They're all over Amazon with different branding.

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  25. Larry Hood
    Larry Hood 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    After all that the only other thing i can think of is corrupt/bad sector where the Driver is being installed, if same prob on SSD as well then ….iono 🙁 i also agree with the theory of the chipset Having a Prob

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  26. idknuttin
    idknuttin 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    the problem here is that they are trying to use wifi to run a business. You will always run into some kind of problem when working with wifi, if you are running a business you need to run ethernet cables to every computer, much more reliable and less headaches so that you can focus on actually running your business and not dealing with fixing your computers.

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  27. Badda Bing
    Badda Bing 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    Well… That's a new one. My guess is failing caps.

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  28. Edward Greene
    Edward Greene 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    Sounds like something happened during the move

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  29. rgrut1
    rgrut1 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    Swap parts ( hard drive & wireless card ) with one of the customers other "same as" towers and use this one where a wired tower is. Inspect all USB ports.

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  30. Double K
    Double K 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    thank you so much for more repair videos!

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  31. Edward Greene
    Edward Greene 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    If wired works a workaround is a Netgear wireless extender with a rj45 port and use wired

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  32. Kirk Weber
    Kirk Weber 6 May, 2022, 15:17
  33. Ronald Nimcheski
    Ronald Nimcheski 6 May, 2022, 15:17

    I am from flint – We had Computers in the schools in Michigan in 1972 – Probably why were were building them in the early days. Detroit too?

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