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Hey,yesterday i couldn´t boot with my asus m2n-sli because i had overclocked too much and something got burned.I´ve overclocked cpu´s since i started with the athlon xp but now i feel really down.Fortunaly the guaranty will replace it,it doesn´t even have an year.
But i´ll have to wait 2 weeks and i hate that,the problem is that my motherboard doesn´t detect video cards(i know that because of bios beep),i tried it all but nothing worked.
Do you guys have any idea why did my interface with the video card broke because of overclocking the cpu and ram?,i just can´t believe that.
Now i have to use an old board and my old athlon 64 x2 for 2 weeks,that sucks i will never touch some clocks again,only cpu.
 
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Have you tried clearing your CMOS?
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oh man. thats horid. geterup soonn
    
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Ive never heard of overclocking killing the PCI-E slot on a board before. That's kinda wierd. The board still works everywhere else just doesn't recognize the PCI-E card? If all you oc'ed is the CPU and RAM I don't see how thats what killed your board. Something else has to be going on here...

EDIT: Did you try both PCI-E slots and both were fried? Did you try a different vid card to make sure that the card wasn't the problem and not the board?
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post #5 of 7
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kopi View Post
Have you tried clearing your CMOS?
It doesnt do anything on this board. Mine will be RMAD on monday.
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Ive never heard of overclocking killing the PCI-E slot on a board before. That's kinda wierd. The board still works everywhere else just doesn't recognize the PCI-E card? If all you oc'ed is the CPU and RAM I don't see how thats what killed your board. Something else has to be going on here...

EDIT: Did you try both PCI-E slots and both were fried? Did you try a different vid card to make sure that the card wasn't the problem and not the board?
Yes i did,i tried with other video cards,and i´m using my 8800 gts in my actual board now and it works just fine.Both pic-e slots weren´t responding,it is weird it´s really weird but i know that sound "long beep and two short beeps" means video card failure or not present and it was present.Yes the board works just fine,green light it´s on fans connected to the board turn on but it won´t boot up it makes that beep.I repeat something got burned but i don´t know what i smelled it.
I´m still really sad but i´ll get it back maybe in less than two weeks,and i can still play COD4 at high resolution with this board and the athlon 64 x2.I wanna get it back before i get my other gts,it´s coming in a month and this board doesn´t support sli.
 
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I had an ASUS. I decided to just get a new motherboard. The "new" one they sent me had an adhesive, sticky type substance all over the board. I didn't feel like paying another 12 dollars to ship the board, so I just bought a new one.
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