I do not know why you traded in a 780i with a 750i but o'well.
Anyway, I have the MSI 750i and will try to help. Fist which bios version are you running?
Latest is 1.1, also is this a vista 32 or 64 install. If it is 64 and you have 4 Gb of ram then pull 2 gb out until OS is installed and...
Well, I have made some progrss. overclocking my Q9450.
I was not aware of the FSB hole issue but that was what I ran into.
I found that if I leave my memory in linked that all my over clocks work. Currently I am up to 352 FSB which is 3.0 GHz and stable. I hope to get a stable 3.2 after a...
So far not impressed with this Q9450 on a MSI 750i motherboard. Any changes to FSB show up in the BIOS but not in windows. Then any CPU stress and system freezes, that is even changing FSB by 5 mhz. I have tried various voltages for cpu and NB. I have tested all BIOS versions from 1.0 -2.0...
I have been running my MSI 750i stable for a month now with a x6800 at 3.4.
I just ordered a Q9450 from tankguys and will report back on how well it overclocks.
Should get the Q9450 by the end of this week.
I am currently in chapter 4, and love it so far. One thing I do not like about it is the lack of armor upgrades. Also sword upgrades do not seem to matter much. O'well it still is fun to play, and the nudity helps to smooth out some of the wrinkles.