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I'm trying to OC in the UEFI bios. I've been scanning through articles here, but I haven't gotten much luck. I'm currently at stock on an i5 2500k not going above 50c under load with prime95. I was just wondering what settings should I be messing with in the bios and where can I find these settings? I'm realyl dumb and I've been looking through articles but I still don't really understand >.<.

Also, sorry for posting 2 threads on here in the same day..I just kind of want to overclock my cpu before I go to sleep.
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Seen these guides?



http://hardforum.com/showthread.php?t=1578110
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I actually found another one that was shorter and I actually got to overclocking. I had mine set a 4.5 GHz with 1.375 voltage I believe and nothing was going over 70c. It crashed last night, so I'm assuming it was an unstable overclock and I put it down to 4.0 GHz with a 1.3 voltage, I'm following a guide here on voltages and such.
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No I already got it, I've been running Prime95 for 3 and a half hours now, running 4 Ghz with 1.3 voltage. The temps never hit 60c, so that's good, I have a little bit more room for more overclocking then
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