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Old 01-04-2004, 11:24 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Angry XP 2700+, or is it?

going back to my heat problem, which i sorted out in the bios. I changed one of the settings, maybe frequency or something from 166mhz down to the minimum 100mhz, now whenever i go into anything it says i have an amd athlon XP 1500 mmx processor, is 166mhz the normal setting or has the guy we bought it from overclocked it and bagged some extra cash
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personally i would read the Ordering Part Number (OPN) printed on the CPU itself and match it to AMD's processor recognition chart found here: http://www.amd.com/gb-uk/assets/cont..._Rev05_ENG.pdf

disconnect power cord and hold the case with 1 hand while you take off the heatsink to ground yourself. re-apply thermal paste before putting back heatsink.
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Old 01-05-2004, 04:39 PM   #3 (permalink)
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No, 166 Mhz is the normal setting.
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