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Why Is My Processor Underclocked?


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#1 Ryanexpress

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Posted 26 November 2006 - 06:20 PM

I have a Pent 4 2.8 processor in my computer, bu it is only running at about 1.862 and for the life of me I dont know why. Help???

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Posted 26 November 2006 - 08:34 PM

Try resetting your BIOS to default values. Unplug the system from the wall, then remove the battery and leave it out for 30 minutes. Then put it back in, plug it back in the wall and it should auto-detect it.
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Posted 27 November 2006 - 02:58 AM

Do Pentiums have a sort of "Cool 'n quiet" feature as Athlons do, if so there'd be no problem to trying to fix it. Since it'll crank up once you need it.

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