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Overclocking Guide

by raa / January 4, 2007 11:09 AM PST

I've done a bit of searching online, but I can't find a good overcloking guide that offers a workshop style info.

Can anybody point me to a site with step-by-step on how to overclock?

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Understand
by Willy / January 4, 2007 10:55 PM PST
In reply to: Overclocking Guide

When you OC, you're abusing your system, thus its VERY IMPORTANT to keep your system cool for *all componets*. You have been warned. Wink

I suggest you google for "modding" or "mods" websites that get into all sources of mischief. Happy Try: http://www.overclockers.com
and then proceed to click on other links provided. Of course it helps if you have a OC friendly mtrbd. and/or s/w for any video OC tasks, so if you don't have such, its that more difficult if not generally impossible for OEM type systems.

tada -----Willy Happy

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tom's just posted an OC guide
by ramarc / January 5, 2007 3:37 AM PST
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Tom's oc guide is a collection of overclockable hardware
by raa / January 8, 2007 7:24 AM PST

Tom's OC guide is just an overview on different mobos/cpus recommended for overclocking.

What I'm looking for is a guide with language similar to:

Enter your bios,
select xyz link,
change voltage to 1.5V,
etc...

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