AMD overdrive does not regonize my Athlon CPU Tags: AMD Overdrive CPUs Overclocking Last response: April 7, 2009 5:45 PM in Overclocking Share Anonymous a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking April 7, 2009 12:57:50 PM I have downloaded "AMD overdrive" to overclock my AMD 64 AthlonX2 4200+ . But it does not regonize my CPU as an AMD-CPU. My PC is a Dell Deminsion E521 north and south bridges are Nvidia. What is wrong here??? More about : amd overdrive regonize athlon cpu Lee-m a b à CPUs April 7, 2009 1:13:34 PM If I remember rightly (and I may not), The overdrive utility is only for the phenom line up of cpus. The X2 is not supported. Does your bios know what cpu you have ? ricman April 7, 2009 5:45:33 PM actually X2s are supported, AMD Overdrive will only work on AMD chipset based motherboards Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Why does Amd overdrive show that my current CPU frequency is higher than the target frequency? Forum SolvedCPU Overdrive option has disappeared in the AMD CCC Forum SolvedCPU Voltage Confusion and AMD Overdrive Question Forum SolvedWhat does the green circle indicate on AMD OverDrive? Forum SolvedAMD Catalyst Control Center no longer showing CPU Overdrive Forum Solvedcpu not decting in AMD overdrive?? Forum AMD Catalyst CPU Overdrive Settings Problem Forum SolvedWhat to do if PC won't boot after undervolting CPU in AMD Overdrive? Forum amd catalyst control center cpu overdrive sometimes doesnt show up Forum what does the power control slider on AMD overdrive do? Forum SolvedAMD Overdrive CPU Temp Readings Forum How long does the AMD Overdrive test take? Forum AMD Overdrive, cannot overclock Athlon II 635? Forum AMD Overdrive problem. Cpu locked clock speed Forum AMD OverDrive Doesn't recognize my CPU Forum Az11 does not like my upgrade to AMD 1.1GHz Athlon CPU Forum Does BIOSTAR NF4UL-A9 CPU support AMD Athlon 64 X2 6400+? Forum What does Hp do to stop you from the overdrive working with my AMD chip Forum SolvedDoes the AMD Athlon x4 750k and the nvidia 750 a good combo? Forum HT link and CPU frequency jumping on AMD overdrive to 23000 MHz for 1 second Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !