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I'm having a lot of problems with my new setup. It's running alright but I think it should be better. My CPU is maxed out due to no vcore adjustments on my mobo. I mainly need some help getting my memory dialed in and OCing my GPU better.Every time I try to play a game it freezes after a while it freezes then resets. I just ran 3dmark06 with a score of 1995 (sad I know). I've been reading for days and just can't seem to get this thing setup right please someone help the noob!!
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I would get rid of that motherboard as soon as possible. Pick up a Gigabyte DS3 for like $100. It will help everything a great deal.

Also the AGP 7600GS isn't helping things either

Anyway, if you're crashing a lot I'd run memtest and make sure your ram is up to par. If it's not that, back off your overclock a bit as per your motherboard might be making it unstable.
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I've ran Orthos for 12 hours and no errors showed up. I know the 7600 isn't great but it should at least be able to play C&C 3 without any problems. I'm also already shopping for a new Mobo and GPU. I'm looking at the Asus P5n32-e Sli and maybe a 8600Gt but thats not gonna happen for at least a month. I'm just looking to get the most out of what I have right now.
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