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Were are you at on it right now ? Post your settings all the bios ones please .
there is a pic in above post .can you take a look. please:rolleyes:
 

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NO re-post . I need the BIOS pics Only them .
 
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I think I see the problem . these MB don't like going over 450MHz FSB . The Mult on your CPU is at 8.5 can you change it to 9.0 ? If not that is another thing these boards don't like very much . changing the voltage at this point is not going to work . you have hit the wall unless you can get that to a X9 Multiplier !
 
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I think I see the problem . these MB don't like going over 450MHz FSB . The Mult on your CPU is at 8.5 can you change it to 9.0 ? If not that is another thing these boards don't like very much . changing the voltage at this point is not going to work . you have hit the wall unless you can get that to a X9 Multiplier !
Q9550 has only 8.5 Multiplier or lower .:rolleyes:
 
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may be I should try x8 multiplier
 

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Cool ! You can take the GTL ref to 0.65x that would be about it . Is it stable ? run prime 95 and see . Not OCCT not just yet .
 
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Cool ! You can take the GTL ref to 0.65x that would be about it . Is it stable ? run prime 95 and see . Not OCCT not just yet .
ok i will run prime 95 now let you know:toast:
 

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You can even take the CPU to 1.45 Volts , This may add some stability .
 
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Cool ! You can take the GTL ref to 0.65x that would be about it . Is it stable ? run prime 95 and see . Not OCCT not just yet .
first attempt of prime95 fail in 5 sec:laugh:
 

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Take the Vcore to 1.45 NOT any higher and the GTL ref to 0.65x . That may do the trick .
 
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Just be sure. Do you use all 8 pin to power your CPU or just 4(i'm using all 8) may be that giving me an overvoltage at 1.45v,it looks like over everything is kind of slow. and prime 95 fail in3 min 43 sec.:confused::D
 

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Just be sure. Do you use all 8 pin to power your CPU or just 4(i'm using all 8) may be that giving me an overvoltage at 1.45v,it looks like over everything is kind of slow. and prime 95 fail in3 min 43 sec.:confused::D
Yes 8 pin power on mine too . Thing is it may have hit the wall . I am out of ideas now . sorry . Hey but you can over clock better right ? Just keep tinkering with it .
 
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Yes 8 pin power on mine too . Thing is it may have hit the wall . I am out of ideas now . sorry . Hey but you can over clock better right ? Just keep tinkering with it .
Oh yea. I will working on it, till I break my record.and will post my progress :D:rockout:
 

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Oh yea. I will working on it, till I break my record.and will post my progress :D:rockout:
Good luck my friend I am glad I could help what little I did ( If any ) :toast: ...
 
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Good luck my friend I am glad I could help what little I did ( If any ) :toast: ...
is any idea what should I raise ??? it looks not bad ,just one core went down with an error.
can you take a look?:)
http://forums.techpowerup.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=37734&stc=1&d=1283067688

http://forums.techpowerup.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=37735&stc=1&d=1283067743
i do not know. third pic wont Upload some why? upload of file failed. ok
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I would suggest dropping the multiplier from 8.5 to 6. This will temporarily drop the CPU speed to allow you to run the stress test and see if it is the CPU causing the error, or something else.

The RAM running at 943MHz might be too much for it, even with the loose timings, is there an option to run the RAM at a slower speed?
 
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78 degrees still seems high to me. maybe you should back down the voltage. its very possible that voltage isnt the issue. +1 to newtekie's suggestion.
 
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I would suggest dropping the multiplier from 8.5 to 6. This will temporarily drop the CPU speed to allow you to run the stress test and see if it is the CPU causing the error, or something else.

The RAM running at 943MHz might be too much for it, even with the loose timings, is there an option to run the RAM at a slower speed?
hi thanks for advise I'l give it a shot today.But on 3.6 ghz it works Fine even with prime95.this settings:
FSB : 425
Mulyiplier 8.5
PCI E freguency 100
Dram 851 mhz
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I would suggest dropping the multiplier from 8.5 to 6. This will temporarily drop the CPU speed to allow you to run the stress test and see if it is the CPU causing the error, or something else.

The RAM running at 943MHz might be too much for it, even with the loose timings, is there an option to run the RAM at a slower speed?
So I did memtest 86.i left it work over night at FSB 475 and multiplier 6 ,I got 10 Passes with 0 errors,I think my memory is fine.what else I can do?:rolleyes:
 
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I think I just have to switch to Asus Rampage III formula and I7 930 .disapointed for now:(
Now i just out of any Idea,what this chip is wants ???:shadedshu:confused: