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AMD 955 cpu, is only at 1.7 GHZ , please help

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May 27, 2009 3:49:07 AM

Ok I'm new (-: I just fired up my new PC last night everything is running great but my CPU is only running at 1. something GHz not 3.2 like it should is there something I need to do ?

Can someone give me some advise on how to crank this thing up? (-:


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May 27, 2009 6:05:10 AM

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May 27, 2009 6:44:27 AM

Welcome to Toms Hardware Forum!

Is Cool&Qiuet enabled? Download CPU-Z, and disable C&Q in your BIOS or in Windows/OS. After that monitor your clocks with CPU-Z. Try something like Prime95 to stress test your CPU whiles CPU-Z is running. Check if the clocks rise at all. What are the rest of your system configuration?
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