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Old 09-11-2007, 12:33 PM   #21 (permalink)
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For WIC I would first OC your processor; then your GPU. I'm pretty sure having a faster processor is helpful in this game.

Also my results are all DX9...I'm testing things compared to my old 7900GT...I'll boot up Vista and test some DX10 stuff later.

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b1gapl is suppose to help me oc my processor later

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When you overclock your CPU it affects your GPU score slightly, yes...but it shouldn't degrade it! Perhaps something went funky in the bios and your PCI-Express lane was set to 1x or something?
I dont know cuz I never touch the PCI or PCIE stuff, only FSB, VCore, RAM Frequency, sometimes the Northbridge Voltages.

Maybe it was just unstable for a bit and needed to get used to the faster clock speed. IDK i only tried once, when i restarted it I didnt keep the settings, I went to the BIOS and downclock it back to 3.0GHz
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Your antec case should have a warranty...I would call up Antec or whoever you purchased it from.
It was from Ebuyer so i could RMA it but that means taking all my pc apart waiting for them to come and collect it, then wait another day or 2 for them to tell me i wasnt lying and its actually defective and require a new one! then another day or two for it to come, then re-fit all my pc into it, all for one fan that to be honest im not missing! hmmmm choices choices

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