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Which cables should I use to connect a 4090 nvidia GPU to my PSU in a z790 MoBo? [closed]

Asus ROG builder newbie here. I'm building my first top setup based on the Asus ROG - Eva 02 edition, I read all the manuals already and got everything pluged in. I had not used it yet because I want ...
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Are there any wired PC speakers that connect the second speaker either with a 2m+ cable, or with a unpluggable cable?

All of the wired (i.e. not Bluetooth, wifi etc) stereo PC speakers that I've come across have ~1m cables between the two speakers that are hard-wired at either end. Therefore the only way to extend ...
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What is the following TV audio cable called?

I need your help to identify the following TV audio cable; It's being connected to my LG TV monitor to the 'headphones' connector, it's shorter than aux cable (connecting aux cable to the headphones ...
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Is using a power bank at higher intensity risky? [duplicate]

I have a Packard Bell ZG5 with a 19V, 1.58A (30W) charger. I'd like to be able to connect it to some power bank to increase the battery life (spare parts are very expensive), so I have found this ...
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I have lost the subwoofer's speakers and cables, what can I do?

About 15 years ago I bought a great subwoofer of the model Altec Lansing ATP3 3-Piece Speaker System. Since then I have lost the subwoofer's speakers and cables, what can I do? I recall that the ...
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Military Connector of Keyboard Cable

Why do some keyboards use the cable with a military connector? Couldn't they use a simple USB cable like a mouse? Military Connector (If it is not called this name, please help me edit the question.)...
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Why isn’t there a USB 3.1 Type B plug to 3.1 Type C receptacle

My desktop PC sits across the room from most of my appliances and I am emigrating all these devices off of wi-Fi/Bluetooth to good old fashion wired connections. (For reasons.) I’ve already run an ...
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Hdmi to Display Port connection

I'm looking for a way to connect my MacBook Pro with one cable to my monitor. On Monitor side, only available port is Display Port. Currently I'm using 2 cables - one is connecting computer directly ...
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Can't get two 4k ultrawide displays to work on PC

I'm trying to connect two 4k ultrawide monitors to my PC for multi-display extended desktop setup, but I can't get the other monitor to work. My mobo has 1x DVI-D 1x D-Sub and 1x HDMI outputs. Both ...
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What is the max USB cable type-A male to type-c male Volt/current/Wattage possible?

I am struggling to understand USB type-C specifications in terms of power supply, took me a lot to figure out about USB data bandwidth but now that type-C is used to charge mobiles need to learn more. ...
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Is there an adapter to remove locking latches on DisplayPort male connector?

I have a problem with disconnecting DisplayPort cables. Almost all other connection cables are normal, but with dp it is another story. Some dp cables has latches - a locking mechanism. It does not ...
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Looking for a micro USB to lightning cable

I am looking for a Micro USB to Lightning cable. (i.e. micro USB at one end, Lightning at the other end) Any recommendations? I've checked out Amazon and Best Buy to no avail. Required in order to ...
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RJ45 crimp connectors for 32 AWG flat cat6 ethernet cable (EU)

Anybody any idea where I can get said RJ45 connectors in the EU, that will ship to Ireland? Seems to be very rare. The dog ate my cable, so I need to crimp it again. Googling, I could find some ...
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Connecting a monitor to laptop via USB-C (Thunderbolt)

I have these digital connectors for connecting external monitors: HDMI (version: 2.0) USB-C (version: Thunderbolt 3) While the HDMI I would better like to leave untouched for connecting my TV. Thus, ...
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Mini DisplayPort to USB Type C

How do I get excellent quality video output from surface pro 6 (mini DisplayPort) to dell (s2722dc QHD 1440p 75 Hz) usb c monitor? I’ve used mini DisplayPort adapter to HDMI cable then connected to ...
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Do Displayport versions apply to cables?

I have a Dell P2415Q monitor, it is UHD monitor, which has mini displayport as one of its input sources. I do not have any other outputs with mDP connector, and I want to only use full sized DP cables,...
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No SCSI Drive detected - is the cable to long (4m)?

I have a LSI20320IE controller ( here are the Specifications ) in an PCI-express slot and a LTO3 Ultrium HP TAPEDRIVE under Ubuntu 20.04 LTS on a DELL OPTIPLEX 9020 MT ( Manual ). I have a 4 meters ...
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Where can I find these SATA cables for ASUS ROG - AS G20AJ 1A I74790?

I am desperately looking for these two data cables for my ASUS ROG system and I am not able to find them anywhere. Online or Offline. Model Number - https://ibb.co/j5r0hzb - AS G20AJ 1A I74790/S8G/1BA/...
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what is the cable and connector type?

Can you please help me identify the cable and connector type ? It's USB on one side.
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Flat Cat6 RJ45 and boots

I bought a flat cat6 cable a while back, It promptly got chopped into 2 and now I'm left with a 2 half cables. I bought another cable, which is now in use. I do however have 50 meters of cable. I also ...
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Looking for an USB "swiss army knife"

In my job, I need to interact with a lot of different systems and a lot of different USB ports. I'm looking for a single USB tool that would guaranty that I would be able to connect two USB ports ...
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Dell Latidute Home Office Workspace

I just received a Dell Latitude 7210 2-in-1 as workstation from my new employer. Since I'll have to work in home office for the next few weeks or months (due to covid) I'll have to setup an home ...
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Is There A USB Keyboard With A 9ft Cable?

I have a computer connected to a TV that currently uses a wireless keyboard (Microsoft Wireless 3000 v2.0). Generally it works fine for basic things like Netflix where there isn't much input, however, ...
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Getting zapped by computer (not exactly but yes) [closed]

I am getting current on the screws and metal portions of my computer for some reason and it only happens when i am standing on the ground and using the tester or getting zapped by it on the softer ...
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Cat6A Runs in Hot Attic

I would like to make some significant upgrades to my home network which, right now, is comprised of a cable modem, wireless router, and a few wireless devices in various rooms. But wireless is nowhere ...
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Solution to my "Work From Home" Office Phone Setup

My job uses a cloud-based PBX system that I can access from home by dialing into it with my cell phone. I, like most of the modern world, no longer use a landline in my home. I have an iPhone 7 plus ...
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USB cable that would mirror USB signals to multiple devices

I have a program that sends data to a USB port in order to configure connected device. I have been wondering if it's possible to copy a single signal to multiple devices. For example, this program ...
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Networkcableanalyser RJ45

I am searching for a networkcable analyser for CAT5e to CAT6 STP cables, 100Mbit/s and 1Gbit/s speeds. We are making the connectors ourselfes and it comes to problems from time to time and I need an ...
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Suggest me 3m Micro to A-Type USB and Type-C to A-Type USB cable with not less than USB 3 and with not less than 2A support

Suggest me 3m Micro to A-Type USB and Type-C to A-Type USB cable with not less than USB 3 with not less than 2A support. I tried to find these but didn't find anywhere.
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Where Can I Get a Durable cat 6 Ethernet cable

I am in the unfortunate position of needing a wired network connection for my laptop. I also need to attach and remove the cable several times a day. A 10 foot cat 6 cable works great, and I have ...
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HDMI/DP PC to USB-C Thunderbolt 3 Monitor

This is 2019. Is there any adapter that can display the video signal of a HDMI/DP device like a tv-box, PC or Notebook to a thunderbolt 3 Display? The other way around doesn't count. Edit: Delock ...
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Where to buy a USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 or Gen 2 cable capable of carrying 3 Amps?

First as a remainder, this norm is only available with a USB type C connector. And in reality, it’s rather not a unique standard but 3: USB 3.2 Gen 1 at 5 Gbps (SuperSpeed USB which means same ...
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Cable replacement - Headset to PC

I am looking for a cable, and I can't find it at all at any store. The cable has : one pin going to the headset(on the right). The other two are the normal Mic(middle) and Out for audio(left) of a PC. ...
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What is this connector locking clips and where to find it?

I have just purchase the HP Elitebook 8570w and disassemble it for cleaning. Unfortunately when I was trying to put it back I broke all three clips locking cables connection touch-pad and fingerprint-...
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MMCX Bluetooth cable supporting current HighRes audio codecs

I am searching for a long lasting Bluetooth "cable" which: battery lasts at least 8 hours (assume a ~36 ohm in-ear headphone), supports for current audio codecs like LDAC, aptX, ..., high ...
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Is there a USB 3.0 male (power +data) toY-Split USB male (data only) and usb male (power only) cable?

What I'm Doing I have a laptop and I am looking to get a portable screen for my laptop. My Problem Some of them have separate video and power connectors, but others give power and video over a ...
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Harman Kardon sb26 power cable

I'm looking for a power cable bit I cant't find the reference of this cable. The product is the sb26 Harman Kardon, the boomerspeaker
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wireless mobile cable?

I'm looking for a way to connect a mobile device to a generic computer device wireless. Simply converting the normal micro usb / type c / lightning cable into a wireless micro usb / type c / ...
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Short HDMI cable - 10 or 20 cm for Raspberry PI

I need a short HDMI cable (Male-Male) to connect a Raspberry PI 3B+ to a HDMI Switch (the monitor is shared between the Raspberry and a PC). It should have 10 cm or maximum 20 cm and I have ...
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User-owned cable modem for Spectrum Internet Gig service

My Spectrum cable Internet can be upgraded to 940mbps service, but I prefer to own my modem. As of October 2018, Spectrum has stated that "There are no modems that have passed certification testing ...
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Where to purchase USB cables without "human sized" ends

I'm trying to build a device made up of several other devices all connected using USB A cables. The amount of room on the cables taken up by the "human sized" ends requires a larger enclosure than I ...
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Extender cable to connect USB flash drive to USB port

I recently learnt about the Dead Drops project, and have found a few dead drops in my city listed on the database. I want to determine whether these dead drops are still extant, and if they are, ...
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Best options to replace my Xfinity cable modem? (and avoid the $11/mo charge) [closed]

I am cutting the cable. Actually I just called Comcast. Cancelled my voice and TV. I will get Extreme Internet (250mbps) plus the modem rental from them. Is there a list of good options to buy my ...
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USB Type C Y-cable or KVM Switch to connect two sources to a HUB

I have got a display with an integrated USB type C hub. The keyboard and mouse are plugged into the monitor and the display is interconnected via USB type C to provide video signal, power and the USB ...
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I'm looking for USB-C to USB-C cable that is 10ft long

To charge my Pixel XL. The supplied cable is too short for my needs. USB-C to USB-A is viable but I'd need a compatible fast charge adapter as well. I'm not seeing a whole lot of availability in ...
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