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AMD cool and quiet

Last response: in Windows XP
January 15, 2006 9:40:37 AM

i have cool and quiet enabled it bios and when i start it up in windows i wont reduce my cpu frequency even when my cp is on ideal (6-9%) hence it becomes useless.i can manualy reduce the frequency with the bios or NOS( i dont have then running at hte same time) so its not like it wont underclock.
My pc is already power hungery enouph. please help :cry: 

X2 3800+
A8n sli deluxe 1015 bios
4x512mb corsair xms pc3200
2TB in raid 0

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January 17, 2006 12:13:24 PM

Open the Control Panel, goto Power Options, and set the scheme to Laptop. This is required for C&Q. AMD has a utility available at that will let you see the clockspeed and cpu voltage in use.