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Hey guys, I overclocked my i7-3820 last night to 4.6ghz (106x44) ran prime 95 for three hours and it was stable, turned the pc off for the night and it wouldn't even get to bios splash screen this morning... Any ideas why all the sudden it wasn't working??

Also under the windows "system" utility where it shows the Wei score and your CPU and ram, it never changes from 3.6ghz whereas with my old i7 2.8 stock it showed my over click of 3.7 next to the info..

Any help
Is appreciated

Msi x79ma-gd45
16 gigs ripjaw x ram @ 1866 9-10-9

Edit: the computer posts fine after a bios reset I am just asking what I need to do or why it stopped working at the 4.6 oc
Edited by I7guy - 5/14/12 at 5:20pm
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i guess you already tried a bios reset. If not, do that first.

Then, is there any power light on the motherboard? Could be PSU, maybe a voltage missing.

Try unplugging and removing anything not needed for a simple boot.
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Yeah I reset bios and went back to 100x44 which is stable as hell without even touching the voltage lol
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