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MCH Strapping.

Does it matter what I put the setting to?

the Options are:
266MHZ
333MHZ
400MHZ
xxx Mhz

(xxxmeaning that i don't remember the exact number)

My RAM is directly linked to these straps as i see in my BIOS. Does the strapping mean that if my FSB is lets say, 400, i have to also put 400 on the NB strapping or is that separate?
    
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Does the strapping mean that if my FSB is lets say, 400, i have to also put 400 on the NB strapping or is that separate?
No mate, you can use any value. This is a good overclocking option.
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1. Would there be an advantage to use any particular strap?


2. My RAM has to to strapped to the same value as the NorthBridge Correct?
    
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1. Would there be an advantage to use any particular strap?


2. My RAM has to to strapped to the same value as the NorthBridge Correct?

1. Different straps will give you different memory divider if I remember correctly.

2. You have to choose between different memory dividers to have the ram value you want.
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