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post #11 of 12
have you tried pressing + or - instead of pressing enter in the bios?
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Like others have said, Cool 'N Quiet is probably enabled in the BIOS. This underclocks the CPU when it isn't in use. Also, check your power settings. If you are using Win7, press start, then type in power management. Then, change your power setting to perfermance. Your voltages seem to check out, so its probably because Cool 'N Quiet is enabled. Disable it and recheck Overdrive.
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