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I can't figure it out. When I first turn on computer, it'll boot for about a second, then turn off and reboot, showing symptoms of a failed overclock. I;m at a moderate 400FSB. If I load fail safe settings in the BIOS, it works fine. Anyone know what is wrong? Either the mobo, PSU or the ram maybe?
    
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Is it a BSOD or what happens on screen before it restarts? Press F8 before after BIOS finishes loading and before the Windows loading screen, press the 'Disable Automatic Restart on system failure' (it should read something like this) and note down the error code and post it here (if it's a BSOD).
Edited by Am* - 6/12/11 at 2:30pm
    
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Chances are your ram isnt liking the oc and causing it to reboot, The board should be fine for that oc but it being gigabyte it could be acting funny and your antec I doubt is the cause of the problem
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Ram most likely
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There's no BSOD. The overclock sWitill applies on boot and does not revert to stock settings. Will this damage anything in the long run? I'd like a few more opinions. Thanks to all those who have replied thus far.
    
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