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Old 01-14-07, 11:32 AM   #2
SlieTheSecond
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Default Re: Would like advice on GPU OCing and the best, safest software to use.

Welp. Riva Tuner is good. It is praised by many. ATI Tool is good also, even comes with a built in Artifacts tester. (When you go to far and you end up with pixels out of place or something similar indicating you have gone passed the safe zone). Or, just regular old Nvidia control panel will work. If you got the old control panel, I hate the new one.

Never do the find optimal speeds. They are usually off, and don't guarantee stability.

Start slow and work your way up with small increments. Testing along the way to make sure things work. Also check what other peoples temperatures are. I have no idea what is a safe temperature for you card.

Google for this "how to overclock a video card"

You will find many articles on how to do so. There are are hundreds of good sites out there, so no need to go into detail here.
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