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I tried to overclock to 3.8 and my computer froze at the windows logo so I retarted and it did 2 beeps. It starts up but nothing on screen. the firrst 2 restarts it showd my motherboard menu but now nothing did I fry my CPU??
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I get no beeps now. How can I reset my bios thru not seeing anything??
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post #3 of 17
Got your manual handy?
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take the battery out of the motherboard for a few mins and put it back. Then try turning it on.
    
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look in your motherboard manual, you will have to turn your pc off, unplug and hit the power a few times (clears residual power).

next, if your motherboard doesn't have a button on it to clear cmos, you will need to place a jumper on the correct pins (refer to manuel)
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I'll try that but wheres the batery?
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post #7 of 17
there is a jumper on the motherboard itself. look it up in your manual - it will probably be titled "reset cmos" or something along those lines.

switch the jumper and then switch it back or connect the 2 pins depending on your board. should post fine after that.

and next time, please wait at least 24 hours before bumping your thread
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post #8 of 17
in answer to your question, you most likely didn't fry your chip at that speed, so don't worry.

However, that all depends on how much vcore you were pumping through it.

anyway, reset your cmos (per your manual) and the post back with results.
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I was pumping 1.4v
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post #10 of 17
Sounds to me like an unstable overclock. It's VERY unlikely that you killed your chip with 1.4v. My brother has a 955 and he has it running at 3.6 with 1.4v and it's 24 hours prime95 stable.

Focus on getting a high overclock later though, for now just try to get your system booting again.
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