Need Help Asap!

By kinneyro5
Jun 21, 2006
  1. My computer specs are:

    Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-8S648FX
    CPU: 3.0 p4 Northwood
    RAM: DDR400 1GB, Corsair and Elixir
    Video Card: 8X AGP XFX 6800XT 256 mb, 256-bit
    HD: 7200 IDE 250GB Western Digital
    PSU: Antec Truepower 2.0 550-Watt

    I just recently re-installed windows XP sp2 and everything was working beautifully. I got curious and wanted to see how far I could overclock my computer and read through my motherboard book. I went into the BIOS and enabled the "Top Performance."

    When I rebooted the machine, everything seems to work like it should, but my montior receives nothing and I get no display. How do I go back and changed the settings on the BIOS to make it like it was?

  2. fastco

    fastco TS Booster Posts: 1,123

    Unplug the computer from the wall. Open up the computer. Touch the power supply to ground yourself, Look or the little cmos battery that looks like a nickle. Take it out for a minute or so, put it back in, plug in the computer and fire it up. Everything will be set to defaults.....
  3. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,002   +15

    Please don't overclock. #1- it voids any warranties. #2 - unless you know exactly what you're doing you can destroy your CPU , RAM, and other components.
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