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Originally Posted by Layo View Post

Sorry to disappoint you but nobody here can OC... It's very rare and only the best people like that guy can do it mad.gif

I like the part about how he knows of a stress test that will instantly fry your cpu.

I suck ot overclocking becuase I don't have the patience to truly eek out all the perfomance and i can still get a 1ghz oc on my I5 lol.

On a side note dungeons tonight. I think ive only done 3 of them and want to do some more you all better be around.
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Count me out for tonight. Imma work on my benchmark scores in the Mayhem OC competition. redface.gif
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Sooo about that fort aspenwood?
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Originally Posted by Layo View Post

Sorry to disappoint you but nobody here can OC... It's very rare and only the best people like that guy can do it mad.gif

Not sure if serious or trolling... biggrin.gif
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Not sure if serious or trolling... biggrin.gif

I found it painful to read that "article" and hilarious to read through the thread tongue.gif
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Me too! I especially liked the fact that he considered 4.1GHz turbo boost to be a 'high-end' overclock and then all the fear-mongering was like the icing on the cake. Oh well, I guess those of us running >4.6GHz all day long must be some kind of crazy genius wizards or something... rolleyes.gif
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Lets try to limit the advice in this thread to non-invasive, non-destructive system modifications and tweaks. Again the purpose of this thread is to help others tweak their existing system so that it runs GW2 better, not win benchmark contests with liquid-notrogen cooled super systems.
lachen.gif I can't stop reading...why can't I stop!
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lachen.gif I can't stop reading...why can't I stop!

I know the feeling... my personal favorites:
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In my experience, most blue-screen errors are caused by the GPU, specifically the GPU overheating.
That's weird because in my experience I've seen more BSOD's on systems running iGPUs than I've ever seen with discreet ones and literally every single crash I've experienced in 20 years of supporting Windows OSes in the enterprise has been related to drivers or system memory errors/leaks/faults. rolleyes.gif

I also loved this very professional sounding disclaimer... he needs a TV show at this point:
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WARNING:

If you overclock your components, you can seriously damage them or cause them to permanently fail. Changing voltages, clock multipliers and memory parameters can result in extreme heat and instability in your components. Do so at your own risk.
I've read that somewhere before... oh yeah - in every motherboard manual that's been printed since at least 1990. wink.gif

And without a doubt my favorite:
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High end games, especially new high end games usually have more issues on high end PCs than on simple, inexpensive PCs, assuming a minimum level of performance is there. High end pcs usuallyhave more devices and therefore more drivers. Just because you have the bandwidth doesnt mean you should waste it.

I've actually gone back twice to re-read that 4 point 'summary' just because I needed a little more comic relief in my evening. biggrin.gif OK... no more posts on this topic I swear. biggrin.gif
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Sooo about that fort aspenwood?

I'm very noob with W v W. What am I looking for? Is FA green?
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I'm very noob with W v W. What am I looking for? Is FA green?

We are blue this week, WINNING!
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