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How can I overclock my 2.40 GHz Celeron Northwood?

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Hi, i've asked before, but all i've been given are a few basic programs, etc, but my mobo isn't detected or whatever. Any thought's?

I used CPU-Z to make a mega pic of ALL the pc info on each tab literally, (ran the program several instances), but yeah, I hope this "helps" for now...



Le_Loup

Any thoughts? Because Soft FSB won't detected it, nor would the fan and temp check programs...

fyi, just click on the pic 2 enlarge it. ty
    
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Sorry mate but if software dont work your out of luck

A new motherboard would be the only way but make sure your PSU is not wired differently as some pre-built systems do (Dell etc) other wise your blow the new motherboard.

Id take a look and compare it to some pictures of other PSU's.

Here is a diagram of ATX PSU that might help
    
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well in some of the fan programs and fsb, thinger, well, there's a way to ADD a new mobo into the spec's, and I was wondering, how that is done....? Because technically... with ALL those spec's... right there... something should come of it?

Just curious...

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I dont know if this info will help Here.

EDIT:- Here's a direct link
    
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After my initial examination, is there a tutorial on how to not get lost with hex code and stuff? because, well, I don't want to mess something that's already working, just speed it up a bit... maybe to a 2.6.... at most... but any thoughts? Thanks!
    
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ICS 9502XX Intel 845

After loooking at the pic info, and the site info, it best matches that, but the downside is.... inside the PLL setup of clockgen....

THERE IS NO 9502XX or ## or whatever.... um? Which I thought that was weird....... because intially it's the only variant that would work for me... but there's the ignore gsb/pci (graphics/pci) etc, but...?

Le_Loup

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Correction...*smacks head*

D845GBV
D845EPT2 Cypress CY28346

Found out that the left 2 notes refer to the cypress thinglet,
    
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Ok I overclocked to a 2.514ghtz which worked fine, then I figured, ok that works, and put it back to a 2.40 and clicked apply, then BOOM

mouse is dead, pc is frozen, lmao, as if a game froze in win95 *shudders*

Any suggestions? Or is this a "sign" of instability when oc'ing? *suggestions, comments* ?
    
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