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Old 02-22-2006, 07:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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can any one tell me what the stepping on my processor means?
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Old 02-24-2006, 05:55 AM   #2 (permalink)
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CPU stepping, isn't that the throttling of the CPUs clock when under different loads?

I.e: under a light load it runs at 800mhz, and under a heavy load it runs at its full speed.

Check control panel and power options to see your options (always on, home/desktop, minimal power, etc.)
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