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Discussion in 'Hardware' started by steveneedshelp, Sep 14, 2003.

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  1. steveneedshelp

    steveneedshelp Thread Starter

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    I have a AMD XP2500+ 333FSB Barton Retail Boxed 512kb L2 Cache on a MSI KT4V motherboard which should support up to 2800+. The processor apperrs in bootup as only 1100mhz - why is this and what do I do ? Thanks.
     
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    Your FSB is likely set incorrectly. It is likey set at 100, instead of 166Mhz. You should find this setting in the CMOS setting or on the motherboard via jumper settings.
     
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