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Kids will be kids smile.gif Live life easy, Chappers smile.gif Don't take offences so easily or you'll be having a rough time on the internet thumb.gif

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post #22 of 40
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it will be elsewhere your bloke can insult me but i can't hit back yea good luck i can't find anywhere to deregister so when and if an admin see's this please remove my info from this site cheers to those that helped without being insulting
Edited by Chapperz - 5/13/13 at 5:48am
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guys I guess we kinda have to nicer to the "newbies" that come around here. Its not good to have people who recently joined to want to leave again, thats not the point of overclock.net. However, Chapperz, I think you may also want to take a step back, people are here to help, not insult you. We are taking time out of our daily lives to help people like you. So lets just calm it down shall we?
As for the overclocking. You have a i7 870, with an Asus P55 mobo, and thats actually a pretty nice rig, along with the 570 to finish things up.
If you plan on overclocking, its first important to understand the cooling capabilities you have. Do you have a good cooler? How are the load temps at stock now? I recommend running prime95 to test load temps and stability.
If temps are in the high 70s or surpassing 80s, I would not recommend overclocking, as you have reached your temperature threshold, however, if your temps are below 70 you may have a chance at OCing.
I would recommend reading up the forums on overclock.net, there should be some good guides on OCing. I recommend searching for a guide that helps you OC your 870 along with a guide on how to use the BIOS.
you seem to be a newbie about computers, but as time passes and you learn more stuff, you'll learn to enjoy the satisfactions of overclocking and reaching your maximum stable oc.
Enjoy! thumb.gif
EDIT: Just read your other posts, it turns out you already have gotten your OC, however your temps seem to be a bit on the high side, I may recommend lowering the voltage, and check load temps, or you could buy a better cooler. anywho, good luck!
Edited by ThriftyPo - 5/13/13 at 6:03am
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guys I guess we kinda have to nicer to the "newbies" that come around here. Its not good to have people who recently joined to want to leave again, thats not the point of overclock.net. However, Chapperz, I think you may also want to take a step back, people are here to help, not insult you. We are taking time out of our daily lives to help people like you. So lets just calm it down shall we?

Heck, especially considering I don't even know why did the consider himself offended lachen.gif

I keep re-reading the posts and still can't find anything offensive anywhere.
   
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Heck, especially considering I don't even know why did the consider himself offended lachen.gif

I keep re-reading the posts and still can't find anything offensive anywhere.

+1. Meh
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post #26 of 40
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Yea aye i don't really care just not a big fan of ppl slamming me for wanting info.Thriftypo u are correct i do need to take a step back i'm sorry for my comments but yea at the end of the day i had no idea what i was doing it's not like your site has a step by step guide for begginners (please tell me it doesn't smile.gif) i was just excited to have what i think is probs the best system i have ever owned and yea sorry that i wanted to dive head first into something i knew nothing about. I have been comming to this site for years for minor tips (as guest of course).Thanks for the advice on the temps i think my fan was auto hence the big temps but yea i think voltage may be a lil high i will do some fiddling.Although in my previous posts i sound like a raving moron i am truely thankfull to everyone here for your help i will do my best to be nicer to everyone thanks again all nite nite smile.gifthumb.gif
post #27 of 40
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Yea aye i don't really care just not a big fan of ppl slamming me for wanting info.Thriftypo u are correct i do need to take a step back i'm sorry for my comments but yea at the end of the day i had no idea what i was doing it's not like your site has a step by step guide for begginners (please tell me it doesn't smile.gif)

Aaaaeeeeerr.... In fact it kind-of does have guides for basically everything tongue.gif

http://www.overclock.net/t/225371/intel-cpu-essentials-collected-guides

There you have almost every piece of information regarding Intel chips smile.gif
   
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Really??

Yes. Now with your CPU at almost 4GHz you are set for another few years, in fact maybe quite a few years. The one and only problem with your CPU is power consumption but who cares, it was bargain price you said. If I got the chance to get my hands on a system like that for cheap I'd use it over mine without a thought.
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Thanks heaps i thought someone would show me a post link it should be called link for arrogant ppl like chapperz biggrin.gif Liranan thanks i'm starting to realize that it's no where near as bad as i thought it was
I paid under $700 for the lot so i'm thinking a new GPU from money saved? Any idea's good idea or no? and if yea what would be suggestions for a reasonably priced GPU that would go with my board? Thanks for the link artikbot i will have a looksy thumb.gifthumb.gif
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Wait with buying a GPU. Soon new series will be released and then prices on current series will drop or just get a mid range next generation. Either way you win. I am waiting to see what happens with consoles before I buy a new video card, though mine serves me just fine still and mine is weaker than yours.

If these numbers by nVidia are to be believed you have a pretty decent mid-range GPU (for OCN standards, rest of the world see it as high end).
Edited by Liranan - 5/13/13 at 7:29pm
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