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first of all, my Graphic card sucks, but i want to know how to overclock it, ut to leave it stable. please help me.
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post #2 of 12
just leave it how it is because its to much trouble to go through and if im right that card does not have a fan and in oc temps go crazy
and if i where you i would save up bout 90 $ and get yr self a decent card
you can get an 8 series card for that much that will play every game out today
    
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post #3 of 12
If you still want to OC it though go download a program called Rivatuner and just look up a nvidia overclocking guide on the net. It's not too terribly complicated.
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just leave it how it is because its to much trouble to go through and if im right that card does not have a fan and in oc temps go crazy
and if i where you i would save up bout 90 $ and get yr self a decent card
you can get an 8 series card for that much that will play every game out today
It's most likely an agp system.
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post #5 of 12
You definitely need a new card But if your just playing then download coolbits and that will unlock the freq settings.
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post #6 of 12
just use cool bits i was happy with it when i had a fx5500
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post #7 of 12
Dude Just Save like 50$..... Get a 1650 or a 7300-7600 GTthose Cards are nice..

I own a 1650 Pro... It Plays Half Life 2 at Full Settings... With 2x Anti Aliasing... It will Start To choke a little at anything higher than that... 7600 GT is a little better and i think you can find one used for around 50$
    
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post #8 of 12
i used rivatuner on my fx5500 "OC" [factory overclocked from BFG] and stable gpu clock was 10mhz over stock, so for the reg fx5500 your looking at maybe 20mhz more gpu.

i only put about 15mhz more into memory.

but rivatuner and coolbits would be the way to go.
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post #9 of 12
i used coolbits when i had mine. it was passively cooled so i screwed a 80mm fan to it as well. ist now in the rig i gave to my cousin and it struggles to run CSS on a 15" screen. lol


ati tool should work too. if it works, it will oc the card for you and find its max stable oc
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post #10 of 12
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so i overclocked my gpu a bit and that's how it looks now

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