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Yesterday I tried "Autoclocking" my cpu with amd overdrive. As soon as I hit the start button the computer just froze. after a few minutes I did a hard reset and since then when ever I turn on the comp i just get a black screen..
what do I do now?
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Yesterday I tried "Autoclocking" my cpu with amd overdrive. As soon as I hit the start button the computer just froze. after a few minutes I did a hard reset and since then when ever I turn on the comp i just get a black screen..
what do I do now?
I heard AMD overdrive was not very good... RESET your Bios/cmos and try again
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I heard AMD overdrive was not very good... RESET your Bios/cmos and try again
how do i reset the bios? take out the battery?
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how do i reset the bios? take out the battery?
I reset mine with a jumper or I take the cmos battery out disconnect from mpower and let it set overnight
chek you owners manual or the manufacturer website
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Just take out the battery and let it sit for 10mins, then plug it back in. Cmos will reset after doing that.
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