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I'm new to overclocking and have been following http://www.masterslair.com/199/how-t...locking-guide/

So far I have gotten to 3952.3 MHz. The CPU Core frequency is currently on 171 if I increase more it boots up but then displays a blue screen saying physical dump test 100% and contact system admin and stuff.
I want to know if there is anything I can do to overclock more or have I reached a limit. Also I have run Intel Burn Test sucessfully and Prime95 too.

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41 Views and not a single reply. Someone please help?
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what are all your oc settings
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Wow that vcore is pretty low. Try 1.2v.
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Heres the BIOS settings.
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Wow that vcore is pretty low. Try 1.2v.
In bios the CPU Vcore shows 1.344V. I don't know why it doesn't show in CPUID?
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post #7 of 22
Its perfectly normal for the CPU-Z to report a lower Vcore. As told before, Increase your Vcore.
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What about the rest of the settings in the Bios. Are they fine? My system still crashes occasionally and gives a BSoD
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post #9 of 22
Quote:
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What about the rest of the settings in the Bios. Are they fine? My system still crashes occasionally and gives a BSoD
From what I can think of you still need more Vcore.
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http://www.techreaction.net/2010/09/...ide-clarkdale/

start over and follow this.
     
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