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    Project: Retro Pentium 4

    i like what you're doing! only downside of reading all this that i regret trowing away all my old stuff recently. :banghead:
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    Laptop overclocking adventures

    hi i am going to give it a shot as well. i have an ancient HP ze5500. its a pentium 4 mobile 2.3 Ghz 512KB. with an ati igm (cant remeber the number) video chip. in atitool, it's able to produce a stunning avg 8 fps:D it runs stock 180 Mhz, got it to 240 easy but no performce gain due to 100%...
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    BioShock 2

    2 HD4890 1GB vapour-x in crossfire
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    BioShock 2

    i just played it a little bit. so far so good. looks a bit better than before. may also be that with the first bioshock i was stuck with dx 9 hardware :D love the dual wielding of weapons and plasmids. the 3D option, i guess its only available for nvidia cards? couldn't find much info on it...
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    not getting 100% out of quadcore

    i got the vantage edition, came with the mobo. hmm in this way it indeed is a crappy benchmark, any performance gain on the GPU's won't show. in game the 1 or 2 gpu setup realy makes a differance, in 3dmark only a few points..less than a 100.starts making sense now:shadedshu any suggestions...
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    not getting 100% out of quadcore

    hi, i have build a new rig recently, but i just noticed something that bothers me. first, here's the specs : asus rampage extreme intel q5500 2.6 GHz @ 3.2 Ghz fsb 400/1600 4 GB kingston hyperx 2 dimms 7-7-7-20 @ 667 Mhz 2x sapphire HD4890 vapor-x o.c. edition 870/1050 1 GB in...
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    Laptop overclocking adventures

    Probably can get a slightly highly score if i shut down all the programs i had running in the background. Have no idea how i managed to previously score 6818 @ 1.93GHz when i last posted on page 19/20.....must have fiddled with 3DMark03 settings or something and not realised. OCing to 1.93GHz...
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    Laptop overclocking adventures

    i think im also gonna try oc my laptop. i bought it last week and at first i thought not much about it( my girl wanted one) but after taking a better look i like it!:cool: i ran superpi on it and the damned thing was like more than 10 seconds faster than my oc'ed h20 noisemaker :roll: on 1M...
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    how much Ghz can windows handle?

    no i ain't gonna push it furter, i just wanted to know if it could be an OS issue i have it running @ 3.8 and 1.4 Volts now, stable as a rock. thanks for the reply's guys!
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    how much Ghz can windows handle?

    right, but you can't know till u get there:p BTW 55 celcius load, 1.5 Vcore
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    how much Ghz can windows handle?

    ok thanks! i tryed already every thing else to get it right and thougt that maybe this coult be an issue lol. (and i wanted to break the 4.0 border so badly :cry:) ;) most of the times when it fails it won't boot or crash during torture testing, thats why i got this idea
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    how much Ghz can windows handle?

    anyone got an idea? when i (try) to go above 4.0 Ghz my desktop will apear but that pretty much it... it then looks like that the cpu is @ horrible loads or something and it happend @ different pc's...:confused: greets rage! b.t.w. ms Xp home sp2 and xp x64 sp1
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    how 2 stream video from xp sp2 to xbox 360?

    i do have hdmi on my telly, but the issue were how too stream it lol... i don't want my pc's in my living room, they have there own room :) but it works fine now! greets rage
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    how 2 stream video from xp sp2 to xbox 360?

    finaly! hi there sorry it took me so long too respond but i've bin very busy... tonight i finaly streamed video!!!!!:toast: the problem was dat my xbox was not updated for streaming, and normaly if u use xbox live you recieve the nessery update, but i only game online with my pc...
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    how 2 stream video from xp sp2 to xbox 360?

    ok i will down some stuff in the mentioned formats and look if it works for me. thanks for the information so far!
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    how 2 stream video from xp sp2 to xbox 360?

    got that installed already... what kind of formats can u stream cjoyce? maybe thats my problem, that i have the wrong format
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    how 2 stream video from xp sp2 to xbox 360?

    check this link : http://www.xbox.com/en-US/support/systemuse/xbox360/digitalmedia/pc.htm everyware you find that you need a media center, and i was googlin around and found this. here microsoft says it CAN be done:confused: but when i select video @ the media tab it just says that er is...
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    how 2 stream video from xp sp2 to xbox 360?

    could be, but i use wired lan so thats not an option.. i think it's realy stupid that you should buy a media center pc to do this, maybe it's a way to get people buy this stuff?
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    how 2 stream video from xp sp2 to xbox 360?

    hi all, i wondered if any one off you have some experience on this.. i have a pc with win xp sp2 and mediaplayer 11. i can watch picture's and play movies from the pc on my xbox 360, but i can't stream video on it.. according to the xbox guide stuff i should get a media center pc, but i don't...
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    Conroe at 4GHz

    yeah and makin something work succesfuly in a way it was never suposed to work is more fun and satisfaction than just buy something :toast: btw the radiator is new, i indeed do not want to take a risk at it to burst or someother nasty things:)
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    Conroe at 4GHz

    ok got my stuff, a zalman cpu waterblock, a bosch pump and a interior radiator from a golf/jetta mk2 :D . and 2 sharkoon 14 cm fans... now im gonna be busy for a while to mod the case to squize everyting in, it's kinda large (20x280 cm ) greets rage
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    180 FPS ? on a 9800 Pro

    i don't think that the framerates in atitool is that much important, i think it's more a fast way to check if youre changes on youre speeds and timing improve the performance and check for artifacts....
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    180 FPS ? on a 9800 Pro

    i also had framerates like that on atitool with the 9800pro, but in games it wil drop to much lower FPS:)
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    Conroe at 4GHz

    yeah got the same id.. have something in mind made from carparts. gonna try a interior heater radiator and a electrical pump and just buy a cpu coolblock.. budget tweaking ;)
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    Conroe at 4GHz

    ok... wow 4.35Ghz on stock...that worth the money 4 a cpu i discoverd that my cooler didn't had good contact with the cpu,now it's cooling much beter but still not enough to reach my goal (4+Ghz) so im looking for watercooling now:rolleyes: