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I try raising my CPU voltage and i cant go past 3.225GHz. Can somebody give me some advice? Thanks.

    
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I try raising my CPU voltage and i cant go past 3.225GHz. Can somebody give me some advice? Thanks.
Lower your RAM speed. Its at 1432( your sig rig says 1333), and if I were you , I would remove a stick.
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^^^^What he said. The RAM is becoming unstable. But you should not need to remove a stick.
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Lower your RAM speed. Its at 1432( your sig rig says 1333), and if I were you , I would remove a stick.
so the ram speed was causing my computer to hang at the desktop?
    
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so the ram speed was causing my computer to hang at the desktop?
Yes man. You OC via BUS speed, and this will OC your CPU, RAM, CPU/NB and HT LINK at the same time
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Hey thanks! I just OC'ed to 3.3 and have room to go further!
    
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Hey thanks! I just OC'ed to 3.3 and have room to go further!
... keep your HT Link freq. close to 2000, and going higher you will need to raise your CPU/NB Voltage too
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