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Q: Solved: DDR2 frequencies

The specs of my computer is in my signature. The freq. in which my ram is suppose to run is 1200Mhz. I'm trying to figure out how i can get it to actually run at that speed. When i go into the bios it allows me to either set it to auto or 400, 553, 667, 800, or 1066Mhz but nothing higher. When i set it to auto during startup it says DDR2 667 however when i set it to the 1066Mhz it says DDR2 400 during startup. How do i go about getting it to run faster?

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A: Solved: DDR2 frequencies

it seems that your motherboard only supports up to ddr2 800. =P

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i'm curious what the different frequencies mean. does the higher frequency mean better performance, or what? Right now i have 2 gigs of 6400 in my comp but was looking to add more and wasn't sure if i should go with 8500 or just stick tot he 6400.

my mother board supports pc2-5300 pc2-6400 and pc2-8500

A:ddr2 sdram frequencies?

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My Windows 8.1 laptop, fitted with an Intel Centrino Ultimate-N 6300 AGN wireless adapter, suddenly stopped automatically connecting to my router a few months ago. I attempted to connect wirelessly to multiple other routers, all to no avail. My laptop could only connect through an ethernet cable/tethered hotspot. I then moved houses and got the internet set up on a new provider and suddenly my laptop could connect wirelessly again! Sadly, after trying to connect to my university's wi-fi, I found out that the laptop wasn't fixed, it was simply able to connect to my new 5Ghz internet but still had trouble connecting to 2.4Ghz access points.

I've tried everything I can to fix this as my laptop is too vital to my studies for me to be without it even for a short period of time, therefore sending it off for diagnostic and repairs is out of the question for now. So far I have tried:

Installing the latest Windows 8.1 drivers for the card (currently on v.
Replacing the wireless card with a new one (same make and model)
A complete, fresh re-installation of Windows 8.1

Running out of ideas on what to try and so turning to the community for help. Even if you're not sure of a fix, determining the problem itself would also be a big help. Thanks much in advance!

A:Laptop can't connect to 2.4Ghz frequencies, only 5Ghz frequencies

Try the latest wireless driver from the laptop manufacturer's web site.

If that doesn't work then try the latest driver directly from Intel's site.

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Is this considered value RAM? I bought 2gigs of it for $50, installed it and it is defaulting to DDR-667. Seemed like a steal at the time


I had to manually go into BIOS and up the voltage and increase the clock - It is now at DDR-800
And while were at it, newegg.com advertises this http://www.newegg.com/product/product.asp?item=N82E16820134583
as SLI ready, but I do NOT see where you would hook up the SLI cable. Anybody?
Just a few kinks with the new build

A:Kingston HyperX 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel De

From the newegg comments:

I feel as like I should clear up the confusion about this memory. This ram is programed to default to DDR2-667 at 1.8volts instead of the DDR2-800 at 2volts. This is because most motherboards default to 1.8v, and it would suck if you were trying to build a new computer and you couldn't boot because your memory only ran at 2v. That's why kingston made it so you can run it at 1.8v(although at a slower speed) and change it to 2v later. YOU NEED TO MANUALLY SET THE VOLTAGE TO 2VOLTS AND SPEED TO DDR2 800 @ 4-4-4-12 IN THE BIOS. If you don't do this then you are wasting good memory. If you don't believe me then read the data sheet here: http://www.valueram.com/datasheets/KHX6400D2LLK2_2G.pdfClick to expand...

So that makes sense...

Also I think your 2nd link is the same as your first

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...can it be replaced with PC2 5300 DDR2 CL5 DDR2 SODIMM. Will my computer explode if I use it? It's a IBM Lenovo 3000, 1.5ghz, w/Intel Celeron M. Thank you

A:My system uses PC2 4200 DDR2 CL4 NP DDR2 SODIMM

Go here and on the right,.. click Scan My System http://www.crucial.com/index.asp

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A friend of mine is upgrading his computer. He has an XFX 680i lt sli motherboard. What is better in RAM: 2gb at 800mhz or 4gb at 667mhz? He has XP. Also, should he get ECC ram, buffered ram, or normal ram? He wants to play games such as WoW, DIablo II, and maybe Crysis.

A:Ram question: ddr2 4gb at 667mhz or ddr2 2gb at 800mhz?

Four. You definitely notice a 100% difference in amount over 25% in memory speed - which isn't really noticeable anyway.

That mainboard uses normal DDR2 memory.

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are they interchangeable?

if my board has DDR2, can i use the ddr2 dual channel?

A:DDR2 and DDR2 Dual channel ?

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I have a 1GB stick of pc4200 (533mhz) ram in my comp at the moment, which is an AMD dual core w/ a 2000mhz MT FSB, in an AMD M2N4-SLI motherboard. Im wondering whether it would be better to start off by buying pc6400 (800mhz) RAM or sticking with what i have, the question is would 4 sticks of RAM running at 533mhz which adds up to 2132mhz total (533mhz x 4sticks) be the same as 4x sticks of pc6400 since the FSB would handle them running the same speed (3200mhz total, much greater than the fastest the FSB can run which is 2000) is having the more powerful ram better if i have so much that the FSB cant handle the speed? Im not really knowledgable in this field so i thought id ask the pros.

heres a link to the motherboard:http://usa.asus.com/products.aspx?l1=3&l2=101&l3=323&model=1266&modelmenu=1

A:RAM tech question (2x DDR2 800 vs. 4x DDR2 533)

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Im throwing together a machine for my GF.. I have a processor but need to get a socket 478 mobo.. The one I was looking at uses DDR2-400 memory and I have some DDR2-800 memory sticks laying around..

Will it work ok to use the DDR2-800 sticks on a mobo that accepts DDR2-400 memory?

A:Ok to put DDR2-800 memory on a DDR2-400 mobo?

"Typically" you can run faster memory in a machine rated for slower memory - the memory simply runs ate the mobo spec. That said, memory issues are always subjective to the varying tolerances of the memory itself and the motherboard.

I just combined 333 and 266 rated memory in a laptop that's spec'd at 266 - it flies with no issues.

I think you'll have no problems.

Just make double-sure that all the other specs are identical such as voltage, both unbuffered, both unregistered, same latency/speed specs e.g. 2-5-5-5, hopefully both with or both without SPD (or maybe all memory come with an SPD these days?).

Try to run it with the memory, it won't cause any damage. If you start getting errors/crashes, you know it doesn't work.

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I'm looking to upgrade replace my current 2x2GB DDR2-667 modules with 2x2GB DDR2-1066 modules in a couple days but I'm wondering if I really need that!

I mainly write software and run linux on virtualbox on that particular machine and so far everything works really well but I'm looking forward to game a little on it as well, after a video card upgrade of course!

So, would I get like a reasonable performance increase with those ddr2-1066 modules or should I just forget about them and keep my current setup?

A:DDR2-667 to DDR2-1066 performance?

Does your motherboard support the DDR2-1066?

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Hi all,

I have Intel's D-915 processor, D102GCC2 Mob, 512 MB 533 Mhz DDR2 (UMAX)

I want to put another 1GB of DDR2 RAM in other slot. Can both work together well.

Also if I will go for 1Gb 667Mhz DDR2.. then ? Any problem..

Plz Suggest..


A:can a 533MHz DDR2 RAM and 800 Mhz DDR2 RAM work together ?

If your motherboard is limited to 533 mhz then a 667mhz memory stick will be automatically underclocked to 533mhz, defeating the object of buying the faster ram. As for if 2 sticks of 512mb and 1gb work together side by side, I've never tried it but suspect it would work. If you get any problems, make sure you put the 1gb stick into the 1st memory slot (the slot your 512Mb stick is in at the moment) and put your old 512mb stick into the second slot. I remember reading that the CPU is happier running a bigger memory stick in the 1st slot. It may be an old wives talke, but its worth trying if you get problems.

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I just purchased 4GB G.Skill DDR2 1066 MHZ RAM and installed it into my motherboard (Gigabyte GA-MA78GM-S2H). I have tried fixing the problem by readjusting the vdimm voltage to 2.1 volts after reading on the G.Skill website that 2.1v is compatible with most motherboards. After doing so, I tried to change the settings in my BIOS to manual so i could reconfigure the RAM to a 1066 mhz option but the max still only shows as 800. Please help me out if you know any way i can change the frequency to the 1066 mhz my ram is actually supposed to be .

A:DDR2 1066 RAM running at DDR2 800, need help.

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i have an old laptop which has 4 gigs DDR2 using 2 channels, is there any adapter or linker which would allow me to connect my laptop memory to my desktop sized slot

A:DDR2 Laptop to Desktop DDR2

Yes. See Adapter / Tester : Laptop DDR2 200 pin SODIMM RAM to desktop DDR2 240 pin DIMM RAM: Amazon.co.uk: Computers & Accessories

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A couple of months ago, I built a capable gaming rig (E8500, ATi HD4850, 4GB PC-6400 RAM on a Gigabyte EP35-DS3L with Vista x64), and set it up. It was my first time building a computer from scratch on my own, but I made it and recently overclocked my CPU.

I intended to overclock it to 3.6GHz, and it looked like that in the BIOS but using CPU-Z, it reported it at 6 x 380.0 MHz or 2280 MHz. It does change to the 3.6GHz at times in the program, but never in the output file. I'm assuming this is because of some energy saving thing? The mobo did come with an energy saving program, but I disabled it and stopped it from starting on boot, but I guess I may have not gotten rid of it properly.

CPU-Z also reports that my RAM is PC-5300 (333 MHz x 2), even though the RAM was sealed (at least, it looked like it). My CPU-Z output file is attached, if you want to take a look at it.


A:Unsure about CPU and RAM frequencies

Could you post pictures of your BIOS settings? First of all the frequency section... And then of other sections, so we could find the CPU slower option.

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Is it possible to pick up radio frequencies and interference on computers? I opened my Windows Media Player today and heard, very quietly, a talk radio show and was flabbergasted. It has never, ever, ever happened before. I don't listen to internet radio so I don't know what it could be. Completely dumbfounded over here.

A:Radio frequencies?

Yes, it is possible. Computers are an FCC Class 15, sub-part B product, which means that while they may not cause interference in other products, they must accept any interference caused by something else. That's why your PC can pick up talk radio. You were either picking up a local radio station, or something nearby was radiating that signal.

That's it in layman's terms. You can look up the officialese in your owner's manual if you like.

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a few months ago I assembled my PC,my Asus z270e board , this MB supports 3000mhz ram frequencies so I went up i was using that XMP profile
But I had problems for playing, crashes, freezes or close alone, in the end i can not play, this happend every 10 -30 min, sometimes when the game started, I thought it was my PC, so I format it, I uploaded and downgraded the version of Windows and nothing too, in the end by discarding I realized that this was the XPM profile.!! now im using the stock frecuencie yesterday, I played 24 hours without crashes everythings OK,!! so if my MB withstands these frequencies of 3kmh. why is it causing me problems?
Processor i7 7700
Mother: Asus Strix z270e gaming
Liquid cooling: NZXT KRAKEN X52
Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

A:RAM Frequencies Problem

Indeed the board does but as is shown
4 x DIMM, Max. 64GB, DDR4 3866(O.C.)/3733(O.C.)/3600(O.C.)/3466(O.C.)/3400(O.C.)/3333(O.C.)/3300(O.C.)/3200(O.C.)/3000(O.C.)/2800(O.C.)/2666(O.C.)/2400/2133 MHz Non-ECC, Un-buffered Memory
Dual Channel Memory Architecture
Supports Intel® Extreme Memory Profile (XMP)
* Hyper DIMM support is subject to the physical characteristics of individual CPUs.
* Refer to www.asus.com for the Memory QVL (Qualified Vendors Lists

all except 2400 and 2133 are OC

Your processor
Memory Types DDR4-2133/2400, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
supports those none OC at SPD - serial presence detect

So your ram although I do not know which exact model of Vengeance it is - as explained in your motherboard manual must when OC not only be configured alone for ram but as part of the sophisticated procedure on that motherboard - where if you wish you can simply use the 5 step automated process explained on your manual
Have you checked if your Corsair ram is on the QVL list from Asus
That list cannot of course list all ram that will work with that board, but what is listed has been tested by Asus

This presumes the problem existed - not only on one or two games but across the board

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Hey all, this is my first post here, its great to be here!


I just purchased a new motherboard, cpu, and memory (wanted to finally switch from AMD)
I purchased the Core 2 Quad 6600, Gigabyte P35-DS3P, and 2x1GB of Ballistix Tracer
I have Windows XP Pro w/ all current updates

The speed of the memory is DDR2 1066 (PC2 8500)
and my motherboard supports DDR2 1066 and dual channel memory

When I run CPU-Z it says Max Bandwith for each stick is PC2-6400 (400mHz)
The timings are :
Frequency 533mHz, CAS Latency 5

is the frequency correct? it seems slower, i mean my old pc-3200 memory was running at 400mHz CAS latency 2.5.

Just wondering what I would need to change in the BIOS, this mobo's got great OC'ing tools

Thanks for looking appreciate any help!

A:Memory Frequencies off

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a few months ago I assembled my PC,my Asus z270e board , this MB supports 3000mhz ram frequencies so I went up i was using that XMP profile
But I had problems for playing, crashes, freezes or close alone, in the end i can not play, this happend every 10 -30 min, sometimes when the game started, I thought it was my PC, so I format it, I uploaded and downgraded the version of Windows and nothing too, in the end by discarding I realized that this was the XPM profile.!! now im using the stock frecuencie yesterday, I played 24 hours without crashes everythings OK,!! so if my MB withstands these frequencies of 3kmh. why is it causing me problems?
Processor i7 7700
Mother: Asus Strix z270e gaming
Liquid cooling: NZXT KRAKEN X52
Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

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I'm buying some corsair xms2 ddr 2 does anyone know which cl is better 4-4-4-12 or 5-5-5-18 and which one might over clock best? thanks for your time.

A:Solved: Ddr2 cl ?

The lower timings are "quicker" As for overclocking, it would be best to buy faster ram; ie if you are going to buy 800, then buy 1066. This will leave you a LOT of room for upping the fsb.

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Hi y'all,
I recently bought a bluetooth adapter for my speakers, so that I can play from my phone or PC without connecting cables. Works great, except that on the PC my bluetooth mouse conflicts with the speaker -- when I move, click or scroll the audio pops and cuts out. I'm guessing it's because they're on the same frequency, but I'm wondering if there's any way I can adjust that so that they don't conflict. Any help is appreciated!

A:Bluetooth frequencies conflicting

Are you using the same BT adapter for both the speakers and mouse?

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Hey peeps!

I just bought another 8gb stick of ram to go with my other 8gb. Whats installed in there right now is the Corsair Vengeance LPX 3200mhz 8gb. The one i purchased is Corsair Vengeance LPX 2400mhz 8gb. My motherboard being a MSI Z170a sli pl. Will The 2400 mhz stick work with the 3200mhz? If so how would i go about installing it? Do i dual link it, or single? Go into bios set timings with the 3200mhz?voltage?
Or will putting in the Stick automatically adjust the to what it needs to be?

A:Installing Ram same brand different frequencies

It should work but both sticks will run at the lower speed of 2400MHz.

Are you in Poland ? (Looking online for your motherboard found only Polish websites).

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Is It Better To Install Ddr2 Memory In Matched Pairs Or Can They Be Added One At A Time Mixed With Different Memory Of The Same Size,also Can You Recommend A Good Brand Of Memory.thanks In Advance.

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Hi guys, i am looking for a video card and it has occured to me that there is alot of DDR2 and DDR3 mentioning, now i have no idea which one i have and i was just looking if anyone could help me solve this problem, thankyou for your time.

A:Solved: How do i know if i have DDR3 or DDR2?

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Can anyone tell me why some asus boards that say there ddr2 1066 /are on the list that will run the new faster 1100+ or even 1300+ ddr2 and some like mine asus M3N72-D are not on the list. i have an amd phenom II 920 CPU. Can anyone tell me if i can maybe run these faster models? the specs on my board look the same as others that are listed. and i really want to upgrade to the faster ones without having to upgrade my board also.

A:Solved: Ddr2 over 1066/

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i am thinking about a memory upgrade, i enquired about this with some shops and they asked me whether RAM was DDR1 or DDR2. Now how do i determine it, here's some information regarding the system i obtained from scanning through Belarc Advisor.

448 Megabytes Installed Memory
Slot 'DIMM0' has 512 MB
Slot 'DIMM1' is Empty
Slot 'DIMM2' is Empty
Slot 'DIMM3' is Empty

Main Circuit Board :
Board: ASUSTeK Computer INC. A8V-VM Rev 1.xx
Bus Clock: 200 megahertz
BIOS: American Megatrends Inc. 080012 06/19/2006

2.00 gigahertz AMD Athlon 64
128 kilobyte primary memory cache
512 kilobyte secondary memory cache

Thanks in advance.

A:Solved: How do i know If RAM is DDR1 or DDR2

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My buddy is looking to update to two and a half gigs.Right now he has a stick of 512 in slot"0".His slots are as follows A0,A1,A2 and A3.Could someone who has done this before tell me the right slots to position two (1) gig sticks and then the 512 stick.Any help is always appreciated.

A:Solved: DDR2 Ram Sequence!

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is it possible to put ddr2 memory into a ddr 1 board? Firstly will the pins match, and secondly will the board just lower the speed to be ddr1?

A:Solved: Ddr2 To Ddr1

No you cant. It wont accept the RAM.

It has to be compatible with your motherboard to work. so if you put it on your motherboard it will either not start up or no show that there is a RAM stick there.

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Hi, I have 3 extra slots in my Motherboard and have a PC with 1 GB of DDR Ram which was replaced by this, im just wondering will the DDR ram work in a DDR2 slot?

Thank you.

A:Solved: DDR RAM In DDR2 Slot?


No it will not and don't try it!


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Hello all, i wanted to know the difference between DDR2 and DDR3 because my pc had DDR2 ram, and i need to replace it...should i replace it with the exact same spec Ram module? or Can it use DDR3?

A:Solved: DDR2 vs DDR3?

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I'm upgrading my gfx card, it is Nvidia riva tnt2 model 64 pro.
I bought a geforce fx5200 256mb ddr pci.
I just figured out that i bought the wrong bus ( i needed agp ).
Now i just realized when i looked up my config, that i could have the wrong ram.

is the ram that is listed with my gfx card the same kind on my motherboard?
I also show sd ram for my current card.
I show that my regular ram style is pc800 rdram.
what is the diff? Do I have ram here, n ram there?

here's my config if you need it

A:Solved: gfx card ddr or ddr2?

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I ordered a laptop from Dell, but guessed I could save money by only getting it built with a single 256MB DDR2 module and buying a second module from Newegg.

Crucial.com tells me to buy DDR2 memory with a CAS latency of 3, but I notice I could save money buy buying DDR memory with a CAS latency of 2.5 (not to mention the cheapest DDR2 module for me is out of stock). But I also plan to continue using memory the laptop came with.

Does my choice between these two modules matter? Should I order the cheaper one or wait until the DDR2 is stocked?

A:Solved: CAS Latency and DDR vs. DDR2

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Just wondering, as far as I can gather DDR2 is meant to run at 1.8v, and my Ballistix are meant to be run at 2.2v

Problem is that my Gigabyte motherboard doesn't show me how many volts it's pumping through my ram, only that currently it's set to normal. Presumably in that case it's set at the standard 1.8v, and as such I should go to the motherboard settings and bump the DDR2 voltage onto the + 0.40V setting. However, I'm a bit wary of doing that, as there's no way I know of that I can check what the voltage setting is currently, and I wouldn't want to pump 2.6v through my new RAM

Does anyone have any ideas about what to try?

A:Solved: DDR2 settings

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I've started putting together a parts list for my new computer. The main strategy I'm looking at is to try and balance between upgradeability and current/long-term parts availability.

I was considering using the ASUS Maximus Formula mobo. I especially like the supported CPU list.

The problem starts with the RAM. The mobo supports up to 8G - 64 bit 1200Mhz ddr2
If I were to go with this board, will I be screwed a couple years down the road when ddr2 is replaced by ddr3? or will the older sticks be around long enough that I'll need/want new system complete by then ( I built my current computer in 2002-2003 and have upgraded it as far as it will go -- reached that point about a year ago)

BTW: I know there is an issue with the NB/SB heatsink. According to my research, just popping the heatsink off and adding a dab of thermal compound solves the overheat.

A:Solved: ddr2 / ddr3 ram ?

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I have a rather old machine and I was thinking maybe a RAM upgrade will do it some good.
I use this machine at home and I have already plaaned out a pretty good rig for normal use (since I live in a hostel and am home only during the holidays). Anyways, this machine is a branded Compaq Presario :

3.0 GHz Intel Pentium 4
160 GB SATA Hard Disc.
ATI Catalyst Graphics - ATI Radeon X200 sharing 32MB from the RAM
Realtek Audio devices, JBL Platinum 2.1 Speakers.
- Kinda really low end but it IS 2 years old

The RAM on it is 533MHz and since I plan to buy 1Gb, I cannot decide if I should go for a 1 GB 667MHz module and toss this one out or add a 1GB 533 MHz module to it. What will be the difference in performance in the two setups? Anyone who has tried both frequencies might be able to tell me. The prices for both the modules are nearly same.
Thanks for looking.

A:Solved: DDR2 RAM Upgrade.

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After installing Win2k pro I had to change my 41.09 Win98, Nvidia drivers to Win2k drivers and found that there is no option to change my video cards clock and memory freqencies.

With the Win98 41.09 Drivers there was an option in advanced settings to change the frequencies. I am really annoyed because I found that the Nvidia detonator overclocking was more accurate than Riva Tuner.

A:Nvidia Drivers :Clock frequencies

You need to install the coolbits reg file to add the registry key to enable the clock frequency adjustment

you can get it here http://www.guru3d.com/files/ in the overclocking and tweak directory

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What are the maximum frequencies that are available in core i7 processors now?

I ask this because I'm looking for a new desktop PC these days. I currently have an ancient core two duo Pentium D processor runninf at 3.4 GHz, surprisingly all the PCs I have found so far are either very close to this frequency or slower.

A:What are the maximum frequencies that are available in core i7 process

Hello mohab mate is this for a build? if so just go to here https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_o...icroprocessors and take your pick

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I have this 13yr old monitor that's working perfectly fine, but I need to know it's vertical and horizontal frequencies.

Unfortunately I do not have any documentation for this monitor, nor is anything mentioned anywhere on it.

I've been using it on WinXP with a resolution of 1024.768 at (I think) 60.

Any help, pls.

A:Need to know the Horizintal/Vertical Frequencies of monitor

voip4africa said:

... a resolution of 1024.768 at (I think) 60. ...Click to expand...

If you were running a resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels and 60 Hz refresh rate, I believe that it is referred to as an XGA video format. The vertical frequency is 60 Hz and the horizontal frequency is about 48.36 KHz

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Good day Win7 Community,

This is my first post on here, as many users, I come here because I am having an issue.

I bought my new computer at friday.
I began installing my desired programs and games.
But as I progressed I found out something was going on with my sound.

I own a 5.1 surround sound speaker set so I'd like to use it, I believe I have stereo sound on it right now because I want my speakers to have sound all the time instead of having either music or voice-only.

On to the issue;

At first, I used my audio outputs of my motherboard, but that didn't really work well with my speaker set.
So I got my old 5.1 surround card (PCI) out and installed it into my new computer and plugged my speaker set, I could now use all 5 speakers.

I uninstalled the motherboard sound drivers and installed the sound card ones.
Fiddled with the settings the way I like it (sound volumes on each speaker)

I got it all working.. only, with youtube,WMP,VLC Mediaplyer, whatever produces sound.
When a high frequentie sound comes along, it gets scrambled which really ruins my fun of my new computer.

List of hardware/Software:

Motherboard: ASUS P8H67
Sound Card: Trust SC-5100 5.1 Surround Sound Card

Motherboard Sound Drivers: Realtek High Definition Audio Driver

Sound Card Driver: Trust 5.1 Soundcard 14319

I uninstalled Realtek and installed the trust 5.1 sound card drivers.
I tried fiddling with WMP's settings etc. but no luck so far.

I hope someone can assist me in this struggle.
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A:Scrambled Noise At Higher Frequencies

I know its obvious but did you remember to disable the onboard (motherboard) sound chip in the bios?

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Hello,This is for the X1 Carbon 6th Gen.There are a number of threads this post refers to:https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-X-Series-Laptops/X1-Yoga-3rd-gen-CPU-frequency-pegged-at-max/m...https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-X-Series-Laptops/X1-Carbon-6th-gen-Fan-Noise/m-p/4083801#M8590...https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-X-Series-Laptops/X1-Carbon-6th-Gen-fan-always-on/m-p/4083948#M... My understanding is that the CPU idle frequency settings are set in Windows registries while the fan settings are set in the BIOS. The issues discussed below are for the laptop on AC, not on battery. CPU issue-People reported that the CPU idles at around 4GHz no matter what tasks are performed on the laptop, leading to excessive heat. Lenovo provided a solution that lowers CPU idle frequencies to approximately 0.86GHz, 1.66GHz, 4GHz for Better Battery, Better Performance, Best Performance power modes (not power plan) respectively. They incorporated this solution in an executable patch found here: https://support.lenovo.com/sa/en/solutions/ht506625Reading the notes for the patch, I see under Operating Systems:Windows 10 1709 (version 16299)Windows 10 1803 (version 17134)And further down, under Additional Information:This issue is fixed in factory preloads based on Windows 10 1803 (version 17134) and later.  Only factory preloads based on Windows 10 1709 (version 16299) had this issue. If the symptoms are not noticed, then it is not necessary to apply the solut... Read more

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Right off the top going with Windows XP 32-bit.
Game as well(sometimes).
Now I got 2Gb of Corsair DDR2 @ 533Mhz, and would like to know if it affects my fps at all.

A:Solved: x4 965 benefits from ddr2 or ddr3?

I do not understand your question at all.

Are you asking if you increase the amount of ram if it will give you more FPS?
Are you asking if you go to a different mb that supports ddr3 are you going to get better fps?

You do understand your memory will downclock to 400/800 if you install more than 2 memory chips.

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I'm back with most of my parts for my new build.

I have the memory, but I didn't get the dual memory, they sent me just one, one gig memory card. Does this have to be dual memory where the two cards come together or can I order another one just like it and it work the same.


A:Solved: DDR2 Memory Question

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Right now I have 2 sticks of Kingston 1 GB 800 MHz RAM and was wondering if I'd acheive any performace gain if I add 2 GB of 1066 MHz RAM. Would I be better off if I take out the 800 MHz ones?

Mobo: Asus P5K Deluxe Wifi/AP

A:Solved: Combining DDR2 1066 MHz with 800 MHz

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I have 2 1gb sticks of ddr2 800 g skill ram. I am about to buy 2 new 2 gb sticks of ram because i just recently got vista ultimate x64. I need to know if a computer that came with ddr2 ram support ddr3, and is ddr3 better.

A:Solved: Will ddr2 support ddr3?


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Hi, I'm about to but a new motherboard and the specs say it takes dual-channel DDR3 memory. Will it be backwards-compatible? I'm hoping to use DDR2 mem as these RAM appear quite a bit cheaper at the moment. Thanks all,

A:Solved: DDR2 memory in DDR motherboard ?

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I know that DDR3 is faster
and how do I check which one I have on a laptop.

A:Solved: What's the Difference Between DDR2 and DDR3 RAM?

Also sorry for posting in the wrong category

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My BIOS 786B0 v1.00 of my old HP desktop with a 1.5GB ram needs to be boosted with a gpu to watch Full HD movies without lagging.I dont know whether my BIOS supports a gpu or not.If it does ,i already have a spare NVIDIA ddr2 512mb.Can i use it on my desktop.I may afford to replace the power supply ,but i want to know will it support my BIOS.

My PC is : HP Compaq D530 SFF Base Model

P/N : DC578AV
My PC Specs :
Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version
OS Version: Microsoft Windows XP Professional, Service Pack 3, 32 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 2.40GHz, x86 Family 15 Model 2 Stepping 9
Processor Count: 1
RAM: 503 Mb
Graphics Card: Intel(R) 82865G Graphics Controller, 96 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 15009 MB, Free - 2685 MB; D: Total - 23152 MB, Free - 6794 MB;
Motherboard: Hewlett-Packard, 090Ch
BIOS : BIOS 786B0 v1.00
Antivirus: eScan Internet Security for Windows, Updated: Yes, On-Demand Scanner: Enabled

A:Solved: Can My BIOS support DDR2 gpu?

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