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Forum: BSOD Help and Support 12 May 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 5,301
Posted By ODPaterson
Have put in a windows 7 disk, and it says 'to...

Have put in a windows 7 disk, and it says 'to boot from disk, press any key.....' or something along those lines. Pressed the any key and it doesn't seem to do anything. Is it just taking time to...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 11 May 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 5,301
Posted By ODPaterson
boot from AHCI CD-ROM - Problem

My friend's laptop has started failing to start up properly. The problem apparently started after she got a load of pop-ups selling anti-virus or something.

Anyway, what happens now is that after...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 07 May 2011
Replies: 27
Views: 3,069
Posted By ODPaterson
Ok, it's fixed now. Cyber Power UK tech support...

Ok, it's fixed now. Cyber Power UK tech support got back to me and told me to load one of their 'CPUK' profiles in the BIOS.

This has re-set the Over-clocking to what it was when I first bought it...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 07 May 2011
Replies: 27
Views: 3,069
Posted By ODPaterson
I can't say I'm too comfortable working in the...

I can't say I'm too comfortable working in the BIOS and it's still under warranty but I would really like to fix this ASAP, because I have a big deadline for university on wednesday.
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 07 May 2011
Replies: 27
Views: 3,069
Posted By ODPaterson
Those are saved Profiles someone saved to the...

Those are saved Profiles someone saved to the BIOS. They can be deleted, but I wouldn't do that just yet.[/QUOTE]

My PC was built by CyberPowerSystem.co.uk

It says Rev 2.0 on the motherboard
...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 07 May 2011
Replies: 27
Views: 3,069
Posted By ODPaterson
I found a menu which is like this: Save CMOS...

I found a menu which is like this:

Save CMOS settings as...

Profile 1) : No-OC
Profile 2) : No-OC
Profile 3) : No-OC
Profile 4) : No-OC
Profile 5) : CPUK-OC
Profile 6) : CPUK-OC
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 07 May 2011
Replies: 27
Views: 3,069
Posted By ODPaterson
Hi ODPaterson, Can you tell me what kind of...

Hi ODPaterson,

Can you tell me what kind of RAM you have?

Also is it set to auto in the BIOS.

And, What OC'ing speed are you running at?

Also you speed shown in CPU-Z may actually...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 07 May 2011
Replies: 27
Views: 3,069
Posted By ODPaterson
Try Load Fail-Safe Defaults.[/QUOTE] This...

Try Load Fail-Safe Defaults.[/QUOTE]

This gives the same problem as before I'm afraid :(
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 07 May 2011
Replies: 27
Views: 3,069
Posted By ODPaterson
Ok, I re-did the clr CMOS process, following a...

Ok, I re-did the clr CMOS process, following a guide here: How to clear the CMOS (http://forum-en.msi.com/index.php?topic=31222.0)

I started it up again and it came up with a new menu briefly,...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 07 May 2011
Replies: 27
Views: 3,069
Posted By ODPaterson
That didn't work either. Just the clarify: ...

That didn't work either.

Just the clarify:

-I turned on the PC
-pressed the DEL key to go into the BIOS setup
-then pressed the clr CMOS button
-and chose to 'save and exit'
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 07 May 2011
Replies: 27
Views: 3,069
Posted By ODPaterson
I pressed the clr CMOS button but I've ended up...

I pressed the clr CMOS button but I've ended up with exactly the same problem...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 07 May 2011
Replies: 27
Views: 3,069
Posted By ODPaterson
Should I press it while in the setup screen or...

Should I press it while in the setup screen or while it's turned off?
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 07 May 2011
Replies: 27
Views: 3,069
Posted By ODPaterson
Ok, that just gave me a a BSoD that flashed up to...

Ok, that just gave me a a BSoD that flashed up to fast to see and now it's gone into startup repair. :(

It's failed and given me this:

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name:...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 07 May 2011
Replies: 27
Views: 3,069
Posted By ODPaterson
when I go into the BIOS setup it comes up with a...

when I go into the BIOS setup it comes up with a list of options including 'load optimised defaults' and 'load fail-safe defaults'. Which should I choose? The manual doesn't say anything about what...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 07 May 2011
Replies: 27
Views: 3,069
Posted By ODPaterson
Thanks for the reply I don't know how to do...

Thanks for the reply

I don't know how to do that, I'm just generally quite inexperienced when it comes to PCs, sorry!

Is there any way of getting it back to the speed it used to be? Or can that...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 07 May 2011
Replies: 27
Views: 3,069
Posted By ODPaterson
Overclock Problem... Help!

I'm not a very experienced PC user, so I don't know the ins and outs of overclocking at all really.

Anyway, recently, upon starting up my PC, I got some sort of message which quickly popped up...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 31 Jan 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 856
Posted By ODPaterson
Thanks for the replys. I successfully...

Thanks for the replys.

I successfully managed to update the problematic driver. Oddly enough it just suddenly worked, detected the new driver and installed it after countless identical (but...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 29 Jan 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 856
Posted By ODPaterson
Possibly driver-related BSoDs

Hi

I'm new here and have a nasty BSoD problem going on. I've been searching for days for threads or info to help out but nothing's quite worked out.

I've so far managed to narrow it down (I...
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