CPU installation

  firerescue999 20:43 18 Dec 05

I have installed a AMD Athlon 2000+ 1.6Ghz CPU into my mobo. I have applied the gel between the heat sink and CPU. When I go into system it tells me the speed is 1250Mhz not 1600Mhz. Do I have to alter BIOS settings? Thanks

  Totally-braindead 21:42 18 Dec 05

Presumming your processor is an Athlon XP 2000+ then the multiplier should be set at 12.5 and the bus speed shouldbe 133 making 12.5 x133 = 1662.5 Mhz. click here(1224)

  Totally-braindead 21:44 18 Dec 05

Sorry the link didn't work, put http in front of this and paste in into the address bit on Internet Explorer and it will work ://,/?St=84,E=0000000000244688908,K=8689,Sxi=3,Case=obj(1224)

  firerescue999 21:45 18 Dec 05

Thanks for that

  sattman 21:50 18 Dec 05

Totaly braindead must also be telephathic, he is answering questions before they are posted.

  Totally-braindead 12:33 19 Dec 05

Nah. I knew the link didn't work because the click here had a number after it and when I saw that I tried it myself and realised it hadn't worked. firerescue999 did you get it work with the settings I gave you and is it perfectly stable? If it is please tick the thread as resolved.

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