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Hello there!

I am very excited about the possibility of overclocking, however, my bios does not allow it, and I reformat my HD ALOT... and I mean ALOT, and therefore do not wish to have to reinstall software every time i reformat, so the only good option I see is that the bios can be modded to allow for overclocking options, it is an award bios, and also, just to be safe, is there a way to test the bios without modding my actual bios?


Here is the link to my dell award bios.

http://rapidshare.com/files/36228086...BIOS_1.1.8.BIN


Thanks in advance,

smart_guy.
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I'm sorry but you cant OC with a Dell
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5rqusuIeuE

heres the best thing that can be done with a dell i'm affraid
    
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try CPUFSB first. I got my dad's Compaq motherboard to overclock using that program

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Hi guys:

I have bad experience with that CPUFSB thing, it screwed my mobo, and had to get a new one, and a new processor. What I'm asking for is that where in the setup it has a section called processor info, and it says no fields there are changeable. I want it to let my change it. Many thanks, i'm smart guy.
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Hi guys:

I have bad experience with that CPUFSB thing, it screwed my mobo, and had to get a new one, and a new processor. What I'm asking for is that where in the setup it has a section called processor info, and it says no fields there are changeable. I want it to let my change it. Many thanks, i'm smart guy.
That's not right... how would it screw up your mobo and your processor? Clearing the CMOS should have fixed any errors.
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Dell's will not overclock without a program.
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