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Old 12-05-2014, 04:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Unstable USB and Sound Card

I have recently built a new PC and my issue is that all my components have and will work at some point. It just takes a lot of restarting to get them to work. Example: My keyboard may not work but mouse and sound do or my keyboard will work but my sound wont. Also sometimes my external hard drives will not show up. My only thing I can think of is something is wrong with the motherboard all drivers are up to date. I have contact them and they are willing to trade it out but I just wanted to see if anyone else has any ideas if it is something else before I am without a PC for 2 weeks. Thank you.

Here is my Specs
Motherboard - Asrock 990fx extreme 9
Ram CORSAIR Vengeance LP 32GB (4 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model CML32GX3M4A1600C10B
Hard drives Corsair Force LS Series CSSD-F120GBLS 2.5" 120GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) x2 RAID 0
External HD 1 1 TB Western Digital
External HD 2 2 TB Western Digital
External HD 3 8 TB Western Digital My Book Duo
Power supply Coolmax ZPS 1600 Watt
Heatsink Corsair H60 Hydro CPU Cooler
Case Corsair 500r
Keyboard Razer Ultimate Death stalker
Speakers Logitech Z906
Monitor Asus PB287Q 28 4K UD
Fan Controller NZXT Sentry LX
Headphones Turtle Beach Stealth 500X
Chair Rocker X
Sound card Creative Sound Blaster ZxR
Video card Sapphire 290
Card Reader Akasa Bay Master 2.5 SATA HDD/SSD
CPU AMD FX 9590 4.7Ghz 8- Core Processor
Webcam Logitech HD Pro Webcam C920
Mouse SteelSeries 62250 SENSEI Wireless Professional Laser Gaming Mouse
Router Netgear Nighthawk AC1900

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Old 12-05-2014, 07:00 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: Unstable USB and Sound Card

Did you install the chipset drivers from AsRock's website? What about the sound drivers?

If that's where you got them...I'd say go ahead with the RMA and see if you still have issues after the swap.

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Old 12-05-2014, 07:19 PM   #3 (permalink)
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yep... all drivers are up to date for everything. I am wondering if it could be a power management issue?
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