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I am new to pc building and am about to start my first build. I have a list of what components I want. Would these all work together well?


Ram--HyperX FURY Black Series 8 GB 2133 MHz DDR4 CL14 DIMM Memory Module (Skylake Compatible) (Previous model)
Ssd--Samsung 750 EVO 250 GB 2.5 inch Solid State Drive - Black
Gpu--Zotac GeForce GTX 1060 AMP 6GB GDDR5 Graphics Card
Hdd--WD Blue 1TB Desktop Hard Disk Drive - 7200 RPM SATA 6 Gb/s 64MB Cache 3.5 Inch
Psu--EVGA SuperNova G2 550 W Gold Fully Modular Power Supply Unit
OS--Windows 10 Home 32-bit/64-bit English International
Cpu cooler--Cooler Master Hyper 212 Evo CPU Cooler "RR-212E-16PK-​R1, 4 Heatpipe, 1x 120mm PWM Fan, Intel / AMD"
Thermal paste--Arctic Cooling MX-4 4g Thermal Compound
Cpu--Intel Core i7 6700K Processor (4 GHz, 4 Core, 8 Threads, 8 MB cache, LGA1151 Socket Box)
Case--Corsair CC-9011012-WW Carbide Series 500R Windowed Mid-Tower ATX Performance
Computer Case - Black
Mobo--Asus Z170 Pro Gaming Motherboard

Some questions about this build:
Will the cpu cooler and fan block any ram slots on the mobo and what shall I do if it does?
How would i go about flipping the fan on the cpu cooler so that it pulls hot air and exhausts it out the back?
I have heard some things about the fans on the corsiar 500r case having weird connectors?
Will the cables that come with the evga psu be good, as in will they be long enough for my case and will they be stiff?
How would I download the windows 10 OS from a usb?
What is meant by the phrase 'bricking a mobo' and how can updates brick a mobo?
Do I need a network and/or bluetooth card and if so how would they connect to the mobo
How would i connect the after market cooler to the mobo and how do I apply thermal paste?
Will I be able to play the latest games such as watch dogs 2 and at what settings?
Most importantly, WILL ALL THESE COMPONENTS WORK WELL TOGETHER?


Bonus question:
How would I prevent static electricity harming any components? Do I need an anti-static band and if so how would i use the anti-static band, as in how would I ground myself or whatever the term is?

Sorry for the big list of nooby questions
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    everything is fine, but the cpu is overkill, get a 6600. then you could use that 100 bucks for something else.
    the 1060 can run pretty much anything at 1080p, 60fps and high settings.
  2. the chance of static electricity damage is low unless you moonwalk across the carpet in wool socks with the motherboard in your hands. being risk-free is nice though. get an antistatic band, connect the alligator clip to the psu grill and connect the psu to your wall making sure the psu is turned off, when you work on the motherboard, put it ontop of the box it came in as cardboard does not conduct electricity.
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