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Okay I want to be clear because if I screw this up my board that is a week old will be dead lol.
Steps:
1) Boot into Bios A
2) Go to Flash Bios
3) Switch to Bios B
4) Flash Bios
5) Reboot with Bios B
6) Gangnam Dance?
If you don't mind can you provide solid steps or photos for me? I think I have a good idea but I don't want to screw up my Bios A since I'm on my last leg. Thanks for the help!

I had an issue where Bios A wouldnt boot and this is what I did and it fixed it.

Booted into Bios with Bios B
Flipped back to Bios A
Under Utilities/M-Flash I selected "Select bios to flash on reboot"(something like that I think it was the first option) then select the bios you want to flash from your thumb drive
Then I went to "Update Bios and ME" selected the bios again and began the process

It took a while to finish and it gives you plenty of warning signs but in the end when it finished I had a perfectly functioning Bios A. Hope that helps.
 
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post #452 of 3634
Well this is abit of a bummer, MSI posted this on there forums today;
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Originally Posted by Warner, MSI Tech-support 
Sorry guys, here's the bad news.
Due to IC & BIOS design, HQ cannot implement offset mode on existing products since the BIOS needs a major overhaul, and a proper Super I/O that can supply info to the BIOS.
The good news, we may be able to add this in the next product release (although I can't guarantee it since HQ can change mind without notice).

Any suggestions, or comments, feel free to let me know, thank you.
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post #453 of 3634

but you can set voltage for your 'turbo multi' ... which is effectively the same thing is it not?

 

ie - set vcore at 1.1v for 4ghz.. and set 1.25v for 4.6ghz multi.. that should act in the same fashion as a typical "offset voltage" would.. no?

post #454 of 3634
ibleedspeed,

Your setup is nearly identical to my setup.
The only difference is
i7 3770k
Samsung Green RAM (stock speeds and voltage) 16gb
Haf X
MSI GTX 680 Lightning

And pretty much the XSPC Raystorm Extreme kit, but customized (mcp655 pump, RX480 mounted externally, Feser UV Blue tubing 1/2" id, 3/4" OD)

At stock speeds (MSI overclocks automatically to 3.9ghz on my board), it runs like a champ. CPU at load is about 42 degrees, and at idle about 28-29, without speedstep. I can play Crysis 2 with Maldo's Mod V.3/Blackfire's mod/ DX11 and textures at ultra without dropping below 59fps and capped at 60fps. Skyrim with 6gb of texture mods is the same way. I haven't done any editing or anything CPU stessful besides prime95 however.

As far as your RAM goes, is your PC gonna be on 24/7?

I ask because I'd go with some low voltage ram if you are, as it will save you some money. With this mobo I wouldn't recommend samsungs ram, as it's potential to overclock isn't great, and it has very loose timings (provided you don't overclock) and doesn't come in 8gb sticks.

But I do believe mushkin, corsair and maybe g.skill have some low voltage ram with much better timings.
post #455 of 3634
Thanks for answering my 6 pin dilemma.

My system is now up running:)

Corsair C70 military green
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ADD me to the club. biggrin.gifthumb.gif

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but you can set voltage for your 'turbo multi' ... which is effectively the same thing is it not?

ie - set vcore at 1.1v for 4ghz.. and set 1.25v for 4.6ghz multi.. that should act in the same fashion as a typical "offset voltage" would.. no?
If I set the turbo multi to say 48, my vid is 1.411v that's using Auto Voltage, but I know for a fact it's stable at 1.32v at 4.8GHz, now if I set the voltage to 1.32v it will stay constant, regardless if I use EIST and the multi dropping to x16

How do you set the vcore for 1.1v @ 4GHz and set 1.25v for 4.6GHz, like you mentioned?
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post #458 of 3634
Okay so I I booted into my BIOS A
switched to BIOS B manually
Clicked M-flash
Update Bios
Bios bar completed to 100%
System rebooted
Cold boot loop happened again

Bios A is working still - Bios B is still fail. I have no idea what to do nor how to fix this. =/
post #459 of 3634
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Okay so I I booted into my BIOS A
switched to BIOS B manually
Clicked M-flash
Update Bios
Bios bar completed to 100%
System rebooted
Cold boot loop happened again
Bios A is working still - Bios B is still fail. I have no idea what to do nor how to fix this. =/

Looks like BIOS B is not stable so you need to find a way to update BIOS B from stable BIOS A switch position. Not sure if there is a way to do that.
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ADD me to the club. biggrin.gifthumb.gif

Looks nice.
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