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  1. Why do most of my games crash after 5 minutes?

    Hi there,

    I am very close to throwing this expensive and pretty new PC out the window!

    Here are my PC specs:
    Win XP Pro 32 (I also have Vista 64 Ultimate on dual boot)
    Intel E8400 @3.0Ghz...
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    I *had* the SE2. I get sick of it corrupting my...

    I *had* the SE2. I get sick of it corrupting my O/S so I sent it back and got the Asus Maximus Extreme.

    I noticed only slight voltage differences between BIOS settings and in the O/S.

    With the...
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    Sticky: Thanks for the thoughts guys. Much...

    Thanks for the thoughts guys.

    Much appreciated.



    FSB strap changes did not make any odds.
    Adjusting the boost level to 0 (i.e. disable) and then selecting varaus "relax" settings caused...
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    Sticky: Why is my RAM limiting me?

    Hi there,

    Read many forums about my issue but not really struck gold as yet :-( And I know this is for the the Asus Maximus Formula board. But since my board (Maximus extreme) is similar I thought...
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    I just thought of something... Sometimes (and...

    I just thought of something...

    Sometimes (and I have no idea why?!?!) I get BSOD on cold boots (i.e. PC off for a day or 2 and then turn on).

    But ONLY in XP. Windoos gets to the login screen...
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    Sorry I've been away and am home for a day and...

    Sorry I've been away and am home for a day and then off again!
    Thanks for the settings! Much appreciated!
    I'll try them later and see what I get...

    Haha, glad you got up to 3.9Ghz!



    That...
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    Good to know. Means my PC runs a lot cooler than...

    Good to know. Means my PC runs a lot cooler than I thought. 53C at load then!
    Maybe I won't bother making a new bracket...

    Any ideas on why the core T's are different?

    Thank you, I look...
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    I'm wondering how accurate the temperature...

    I'm wondering how accurate the temperature sensoring is.

    I've just checked my temperatures again in Idle state...

    Using Core Temp 0.98.1 the idle temps are:
    Core #0 = 50șC
    Core #1 = 38șC
    ...
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    I agree it is a bit warm. I think it's the...

    I agree it is a bit warm.

    I think it's the custom bracket. I couldn't get it to tighten as much as I wanted onto the CPU. The 1mm plate bowed a bit. And I can move the heatsink slightly, which...
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    E8400 on ASUS Striker II Extreme

    After 6 hours of messing with BIOS settings and trying various BIOS versions and having Win XP corrupted 2x, I have managed to overclock my E8400 to 3998Ghz on my ASUS Striker II Extreme.

    I did...
  11. What RAM do you tihnk would be better here: ...

    What RAM do you tihnk would be better here:

    2x2GB Corsair TWIN3X 1600MHz DDR3 CL7-7-7-20

    OR

    2x2GB OCZ Platinum DDR3 1600MHz EB CL7-6-6-24

    Which is the better overclocker? The price...
  12. Thanks for the help. I'w looking forward to...

    Thanks for the help.

    I'w looking forward to *eventually* building this bit of kit and trying it out...
  13. DDR3 - 2x2GB 1333Mhz vs. 2x2GB 1600Mhz ?

    Hello,

    This is a n00b question.

    Let's pretend money is not an issue here (as if...!) :)

    So, what I would like to know is what would perform better in an overclock?

    > 2x2GB 1333Mhz Good RAM
  14. CPU good enough for the card?

    Hi,

    I have a question about this card and my CPU/rig...

    I have an Abit NF7-S 2.0 running a Athlon 2800 XP-M @ between 2400-2600Mhz, stable.

    I have 2x512MB Crucial Ballistix RAM sticks. ...
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