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Increase nb voltage if you oc using fsb. If not leave it at stock.

It is cpu-nb voltage that needed to be increase to stabalize your imc and memory.

Why would you up the Motherboard NB voltage? All it controls is the PCIe lanes. Increasing the voltage would probably cause instability. Also the term is "reference clock" or "refclk" not "FSB".
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Why would you up the Motherboard NB voltage? All it controls is the PCIe lanes. Increasing the voltage would probably cause instability. Also the term is "reference clock" or "refclk" not "FSB".
Increasing nb voltage can sometimes help in term of stability if high FSB involved. This is from my experience when I set FSB higher then 300.

Just call what ever you prefer, "reference clock" or "refclk" as long as you know what you are talking about. I just prefer call it FSB or bust speed. No damage done.
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Soo.. what is the safe voltage range?
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