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Old 11-14-2005, 03:52 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Originally posted by Mr_Threepwood
Before you reformat theres a couple things I'd do first, first run memtest see if its a ram issue. Second check the CPU temperatures im not sure if Athlons have throttleing but if it does then it means your CPU is getting too hot so it underclocks itself.
Yes very true about Athlons, you should download a hardware monitor to view your CPU's temp while you are doing whatever on your computer. You could view the CPU's temp in the BIOS but your it wouldnt have the work load as if you were on your desktop playing games and stuff
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