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post #1 of 14
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Never overclocked a graphics card before so i thought i should learn.


If anyone could just give me a basic walkthrough that would be great


thanks
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post #2 of 14
just install ATI tools..i always found 0.26 to be the most stable..just install that and click on find max core..let it go for around an hour..if it does freeze and the system reboots, it will display what clocks it hit just before rebooting due to instability, set the clocks manually to around 10-15mhz lower than what it froze at and then click on find max mem and let that do its thing for around an hour aswell..once all done click on scan for artifacts and let it scan for a good few hours, if there are artifacts lower the core/mem by a couple of mhz and start scanning for artifacts again...
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post #3 of 14
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seems like a very long process...

is there anyway i can find the speeds or something for a simple overclock for now?
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post #4 of 14
its actually alot shorter than i made it sound..ok try this..but still use ati tools for it..just up your 3D perf Core value from stock higher by around 50mhz and artifact scan for 10 mins, do the same for memory and artifact scan for a little longer and that should be stable for a while, then keep upping by 10 mhz and keep scanning for artifacts, quite alot like overclocking cpus but alot easier and quicker.
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post #5 of 14
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that sounds much better, thanks !

ill get on that now, rep+
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post #6 of 14
what type of 7600 gt is it?

my old one on my other rig is a 256mb ddr3 from evga,and thats at 650/1700
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post #7 of 14
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Originally Posted by nepas View Post
what type of 7600 gt is it?

my old one on my other rig is a 256mb ddr3 from evga,and thats at 650/1700
it's an XFX 256mb 570/725 i believe
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post #8 of 14
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my card isn't showing up in ati tool
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post #9 of 14
Quote:
Originally Posted by Neeyucka View Post
my card isn't showing up in ati tool
Lets try Riva Tuner then. Heres the download. With Riva tuner, you can change the clocks and even the fan speed. It also lets you check your cards temperature.
post #10 of 14
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Quote:
Originally Posted by wire View Post
Lets try Riva Tuner then. Heres the download. With Riva tuner, you can change the clocks and even the fan speed. It also lets you check your cards temperature.
as soon as i read your post, i was in the process of installing riva tuner
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