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ok i now what OC is but how do you do it? does it make your computer run any faster? and if so can you people tell me how to over clock my computer. i have a

Processor Number 1
Name AMD Athlon(tm) 64 Processor 3200+
Speed [Estimated] 2009MHz
Speed [Registry] 2009MHz
Processor Type OEM Primary
APIC Physical ID 0x00

what ever all that means. so would it be possible for a easy to foloow guide (maybe with pics) for my model?
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what type of motherboard?
 

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judging from his emachines case he has an emachines which wont OC
 
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emachines don't OC?

ps how do u find out what kind of mother board you have?
 
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Read this. I learned what OC is and how to do it by reading this guide. Kursah is my hero.

And yes, some machines don't want to be oc'ed. My laptop for example.
 
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oh, didnt see that... best thing for that... toss out window :D
 
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that hurts man:(
 
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i know ......lol
 
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so i cant do it
 
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Run CPU-Z to find out all the chip/mobo stuff without cracking open your case.
 
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is there a way i can copy/paste results here?
 

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Drop us a print screen, however im 90% sure that if its a prebuilt machine thats mass made, ie emachines, dell, gateway and so on, that the motherboard will not have overclocking features.
 

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yep... pretty much the only way you can oc is if you built the computer yourself. the motherboards they use in prebuilt machines are oem motherboards and have no such thing as overclocking options
 
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ok thanks anyways.
oh one more question im getting a new video card this week, would i be able to OC that?
 
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ok thanks anyways.
oh one more question im getting a new video card this week, would i be able to OC that?
Yeah you can use software for that. Rivatuner, ATI tool, or evga precision (if it's evga card) can all be used vc tweaks.
 

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Yeah you can use software for that. Rivatuner, ATI tool, or evga precision (if it's evga card) can all be used vc tweaks.
you can use evga precision on any nvidia card. I used it on my 8600gts and even my integrated 8100
 

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If you know the clock generator you can use this program here http://www13.plala.or.jp/setfsb/
But it's probably too confusing for somebody that's never overclocked before.
 
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ok thanks anyways.
oh one more question im getting a new video card this week, would i be able to OC that?
2 questions, how much memory ram do you have?
Also, what slots do you have and what card are you buying.

And Thank you for supporting eMachines!
 
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you can use evga precision on any nvidia card. I used it on my 8600gts and even my integrated 8100
I thought that was the case but I couldn't remember.

And Thank you for supporting eMachines!
:laugh: Yes god knows where we'd be w/o emachines. :rolleyes:
 

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Id be careful of card selection as well. Look into the PSU in that emachines and see if it will even power what you are after.
 

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:laugh: Yes god knows where we'd be w/o emachines. :rolleyes:
+1 A few years ago I picked up a bajillion of their lappies from a warehouse. Gateway still sold them a year or two later. They were solid laptops. I made a nice $$$ selling them to people and bought myself a real machine :D
 
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He has the model T3265 , but i can't seem to find anything on it. My guess he has one 16x pcie slot .