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CPU Won't downclock when idle?

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My cpu used to downclock when idle, and now it just stays at 4.5ghz all the time. I have the intel speed thing checked in bios so that it downclocks but it just doesn't seem to work now for some reason.
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-950 4.5Ghz Asus PX58D-E Sapphire 6970 xfire Corsair XMS 3 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
OCZ SSD Windows 7 Hazro HZ27WC 1440p Glossy IPS WASD Semi Custom 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair HX 650 NZXT Phantom - White CM Storm Spawn Boogie Bug XL 
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I had to set C1E to "enable"... Auto wasn't working for me mad.gif

I hope that helps.
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Intel Core i7 2600K ASUS P8Z68-V PRO NVIDIA GeForce GTX 570 G. SKill DDR3 2133 
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WD Black Samsing DVD/CD Combo Phanteks PH-TC14PE Windows 7 Home Prem 64Bit 
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Intel Core i7 2600K ASUS P8Z68-V PRO NVIDIA GeForce GTX 570 G. SKill DDR3 2133 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
WD Black Samsing DVD/CD Combo Phanteks PH-TC14PE Windows 7 Home Prem 64Bit 
MonitorPowerCaseMouse
ASUS VW246 OCZ ZX850 Thermaltake Armor Razer Copperhead 
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Razer eXactMat JBL Creature 
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