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post #1 of 16
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Hey, I'm trying to overclock my cpu to 2.55 but i cant seem to do it. I went all the way up to a voltage of 1.7 but it still wont load into windows. I get to the password screen where i type in the password for my screen name then it just reboots after i press enter. how high should the voltage be for an overclock of 2.55 to 2.6? I have an amd 4400 X2 processor. And does ram voltage needs to be increased as well? I incresed it to 2.9. So basically my comp wont load into windows becasue it is unstable of the overclock, are these voltages right or should they be higher for a 2.55 to 2.6 over clock?
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post #2 of 16
woah...i dont know too much about this but that sounds almost too much...idk maybe
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i think your increasing things way too quick, try everything gradually and watch out for high voltages, u might say bye bye to your expensive cpu
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post #4 of 16
these settings should get you to 2.6...I hope you understand what each one means, if you dont, you aren't ready to overclock and you need to read overclocking guides.

260 x 10
HTT x 4
Vcore 1.5
Memory divider 166
Memory voltage 2.7
Memory timings, default
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k the things i dotn understand are HTT and Memmory divider, is HTT the FBS? and which one is the memory divider? Please teach me, if i dont know i will never get it.
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k the things i dotn understand are HTT and Memmory divider, is HTT the FBS? and which one is the memory divider? Please teach me, if i dont know i will never get it.
read your manual about your bios . dividers are usauly in your memclock setting, fsb= 220, 221 , 223 ect. X your cpu multipiler.
    
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i know what fbs is but which one is HTT? BTW, my manual is a piece of crap.
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hyper transport frequency;1x 2x 3x 4x 5x, in the same area of the bios as your cpu fsb and multi settings. Memclock is in the dram settings.Also look in FAQ for AMD OCing guides.learn them , then play.
    
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post #9 of 16
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Hmm thats interesting, my motherboard bios doesnt have that option, the only option that comes close is overvoltage Hyper transport from 1.2 to 1.3. And it has enable and disable.
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post #10 of 16
whoaa, ok first of all learn your bios man, with that mobo it should be under ADVANCED- then youll have for the ram configurations a menu called CPU CONFIGURATION and for your cpu a selection called JUMPER FREE CONFIGUARATION

now i would reset everything to stock and read up on the guides then go back in and proceed slowly and make sure that you have some temperature monitoring programs running- my opti 170 at 1.7vcore gets damne hot with water cooling so theres no way i can see youdoing this with STOCK COOLING and getting low enough temps to oc with

with these dual core guys youll need better cooling unless you oc with low vcore which you can do up to a point
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