Windows 10 Fall Creators Update: blank screen in HP Z1 Workstation

Well, I just got automatically upgraded to Windows Fall Creators Update on my HP Z1 Worksation and as you can guess, I got exactly the same problem when the machine screen turned black and the machine went into some kind of zombie state. Since this already happened to me during the Windows 10 Creators Update …

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Asus P5QL PRO: no post, fans spin, switch off / switch on

I have this bizarre bug with my Asus P5QL-PRO motherboard: each time I go to sleep in OS, and the sleep is interrupted by power off event, on the next start the motherboard does the following: 1. Screen is off 2. No post signal 3. Fans continue to spin 4. Machine starts, then stops, then …

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Asus P5QL Pro & Noctua NH-14 cooler

I’ve been recently playing with my oldish Asus P5QL Pro box trying to cool down CPU because the stock Intel cooler was already almost dead. I got idle temperature like 45 C or above. So, I decided to go for a Noctua NH-14 cooler which seems to be pretty effective when reading reviews, etc, etc. …

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