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i disabled it to get a higher volage on my cpu was this a bad idear? will it damage anything ? it gave me another 0.5v
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All it does is underclock your proc when you aren't using it. It is a good idea to disable it when you are OC'ing.
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Ya its a good idea to disable it in all cases IMO.
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Originally Posted by cdub998
All it does is underclock your proc when you aren't using it. It is a good idea to disable it when you are OC'ing.
If you're OCing, you don't have a choice. If you leave Cool N Quiet enabled, when your processor is "woken up" after being idle, it will ignore your BIOS settings and go back to stock speeds. If you're not overclocking at all, there's no reason to turn it off.
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Wait I forgot the one and only reason to have it enabled.
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cheers guys so its safe then nuthing will happen
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Nothing will happen, if you are overclocking, disable it. Its a waste IMO.
Also, I found that removing the AMD driver fixed some problems with multipliers on another board. I never use the AMD driver..
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