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Why do I always get this error when I try to overclock my GPU in the NVIDIA Control Panel. Error screen
I have a 6100 that is build in the Motherboard...

Also, does anybody know any good overclocking programs for NVIDIAs
post #2 of 12
I would not try to overclock the onboard 6100. Since that is tied into the northbridge, it may mess a few things up. The way you are trying (in the drivers) is the best way to do it, but it is still a bad idea.
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post #3 of 12
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Originally Posted by bdattilo View Post
I would not try to overclock the onboard 6100. Since that is tied into the northbridge, it may mess a few things up. The way you are trying (in the drivers) is the best way to do it, but it is still a bad idea.
^^^Agree completely. Bad idea.
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post #4 of 12
3rd that motion...

Really... don't mess w/ onboard.
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post #5 of 12
4th that statement dont mess with onboard well go ahead if you like dealing with the rma department
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post #6 of 12
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Okay, thx guys, but can you tell me why it was giving me that error?
post #7 of 12
You tried to raise your core speed too high.

I 5th the motion that you shouldn't overclock onboard GFX. You need to leave it at stock.
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post #8 of 12
It failed because it isn't supposed to work.... ever.
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post #9 of 12
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Yea but the thing is I only set it up one or two Mhz, and it is the same thing.
post #10 of 12
on board isn't good. just get yourself an actual graphics card. and if you want, boot your bios, and change the amount of system memory it can use, that should help you a bit but might slow down speeds of your system
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