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BIOS WONT LET ME OVERCLOCK.
Mar 1, 2010, 7:54 PM
my cpu is aweful and id like to overclock it but my bios doesnt have the right facilities.
i was wondering if there was any other way of ocing it on a software level in th GUI.
i have a :athlon 64 x2 3800+
im new so forgive me if iv made mistakes
Mar 2, 2010
bios wont overclock
Mar 1, 2010, 7:56 PM
I am guessing you have a dell or something which have locked bios you might be able to use setfsb utility google it and read up on it.
Mar 1, 2010, 8:06 PM
i bought each component individually and built this pc in hope id be able to overclock. thats why i am so confused by it.
How to overclock cpu without bios
Manuel overclock other than from bios?
AMD Overdrive OR Bios Overclock
Is the BIOS auto overclock safe to use?
Should i overclock through the bios?
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Mar 2, 2010, 12:01 PM
would help if you list your components
Mar 2, 2010, 12:18 PM
If you are locked out of the BIOS:
Mar 2, 2010, 1:14 PM
Guys will AMD over drive work for his CPU
@scottrowland1441 maybe.....update your BIOS, that may help
Mar 2, 2010, 1:15 PM
WAIT what do u exactly mean by u can't overclock......can u not increase the fsb/multiplier but if u can't find these options....do update your BIOS
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