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i have been tryin different overclocks (my original overclock = multi at 12 and fsb at 225 which equals 2.7ghz STABLE), now i want to try and get my fsb to 250 so i can run a divider of 1:4 so i would put my multi to 11x, but when i prime i get an error saying....Rounding was 0.5, expected less than 0.4, i have tried increasin my voltage but this does not seem to help, have you guys got any sugestions what i can do
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What does that divider put your ram at?
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I'm confused, why a 1:4 divider... that RAM should do 250 @ default with a 1:1.
Is youe Mem Controler multiplyer set to 4x ie
4x for 201-250 MHz HTT
3x for 251-333
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by steve!!
i have been tryin different overclocks (my original overclock = multi at 12 and fsb at 225 which equals 2.7ghz STABLE), now i want to try and get my fsb to 250 so i can run a divider of 1:4 so i would put my multi to 11x, but when i prime i get an error saying....Rounding was 0.5, expected less than 0.4, i have tried increasin my voltage but this does not seem to help, have you guys got any sugestions what i can do
All that is telling you is that your ram is near the end of it's limitations...
To achieve the highest possible clock first try to run Memtest at those different levels for your OC...then once you find something close to maximum speed try increasing the DRAM voltage in increments of +.1
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i would love to be able to get my ram running at 250mhz but for some reason it will not let me boot into windows, so i have it at 200mhz (1:4 divider), my HTT is currently at 4x as i have my fsb at 250, is it the ram which is giving me the errors on prime95?
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Whats your voltages at currently?

**EDIT

The RDX200 boards need to come with memtest.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Xavier1421
The RDX200 boards need to come with memtest.
how do u mean?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Xavier1421
Whats your voltages at currently?

**EDIT

The RDX200 boards need to come with memtest.
You can download that right?!...OHHH it does come on the Ultimate Boot CD...pick that up too once you get going...HTT 3x and divider 2/3!
And yes it is your memory causing the errors...see if you can get it to post the OS...and try to run CPU-z or CBI and show a screen shot
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what ram speed is that divider at?
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Ddr266...I got it to 2.738 GHZ but the ram wasn't stable enough to run prime95...it's chillin at 2.6 running everyday
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