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by mojaveron
Tue Aug 12, 2008 10:16 pm
Forum: Intel Motherboard Forum
Topic: Intel D975XBX2 BIOS Update 2836
Replies: 13
Views: 6046

Re: Intel D975XBX2 BIOS Update 2836

Thanks, for the heads up on the new Bio's update.
by mojaveron
Sat Jun 14, 2008 11:40 am
Forum: Intel Motherboard Forum
Topic: D975XBX2 (Bad Axe 2) Product Discontinuance
Replies: 3
Views: 2334

D975XBX2 (Bad Axe 2) Product Discontinuance

PCN Number: 108564-00 Alert Title: DQ965CO (Coupeville) & D975XBX2 (Bad Axe 2), PCN 108564-00, Product Discontinuance Publish Date: 6/13/2008 Product Category: Desktop Boards Key Characteristics: Product Discontinuance Abstract: Desktop Boards, Product Discontinuance, Please determine your remaining...
by mojaveron
Wed Aug 01, 2007 7:30 pm
Forum: Intel Motherboard Forum
Topic: Intel D975XBX2 Supported Processors Update (1333MHz Bus)
Replies: 14
Views: 8266

Re: Intel D975XBX2 Supported Processors Update (1333MHz Bus)

That is great news I didn't think they would. now I can purchase a E6850. Thanks for the Info
by mojaveron
Mon Jun 25, 2007 8:51 pm
Forum: Memory Forum
Topic: same price: mushkin or g-skill?
Replies: 6
Views: 4022

you should take a look at these they are $144.00 but much better memory
Micron D9. this is the kit I run and can tell you they overclock very well.


http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.a ... 6820146108
by mojaveron
Fri Jun 01, 2007 10:08 pm
Forum: Intel Motherboard Forum
Topic: Overclocking D975XBX2
Replies: 2
Views: 2324

Try this link for info on how to change your memory speeds in order to increase FSB without overclocking memory. http://www.peakin.com/xbx2 Then try this post for some good info on OCing XBX2 http://forums.legitreviews.com/viewtopic.php?p=62354&highlight=#62354 Good Luck! Hey Sparky Thanks for the ...
by mojaveron
Fri Jun 01, 2007 1:33 pm
Forum: Intel Motherboard Forum
Topic: Overclocking D975XBX2
Replies: 2
Views: 2324

Overclocking D975XBX2

I have had my D975XBX2 up and running for a month now every thing is good I have not had any problems. now I would like to try overclocking my goal is to be able to acheive 3.0 GHZ out of A E6600. I have no experience and am in need of some advise. I went into BIOS and disabled watch dog and CIE and...
by mojaveron
Sun May 27, 2007 6:44 pm
Forum: Intel Motherboard Forum
Topic: Intel D101GGC
Replies: 4
Views: 1786

You could try Everest Ultimate if it cant nothing will. here is a link to there site.

http://www.lavalys.com/products/downloa ... UE&lang=en

this is a download link for a trial verison.
by mojaveron
Mon May 21, 2007 8:25 pm
Forum: Intel Motherboard Forum
Topic: Calling all XBX2 owners
Replies: 18
Views: 6294

Re: Calling all XBX2 owners

Now I know that this wont be a fair representation of users with issues with this board as only people who have problems tend to come here to get help, but... Do you have a problem with your XBX2? The Intel mobo forum seems to be flooded with threads about issues with this board. Dan I haven't had ...
by mojaveron
Tue Mar 20, 2007 8:58 pm
Forum: Intel Motherboard Forum
Topic: BadAxe2 won't post
Replies: 18
Views: 3761

by mojaveron
Mon Feb 19, 2007 8:56 pm
Forum: Cases, Power Supplies, and Cooling
Topic: Need CPU cooling advice for my first build
Replies: 15
Views: 3733

here is the Big Typhoon I am probably going to end up purchasing.

http://www.thermaltakeusa.com/product/c ... -p0114.asp
by mojaveron
Mon Feb 19, 2007 8:09 pm
Forum: Cases, Power Supplies, and Cooling
Topic: Need CPU cooling advice for my first build
Replies: 15
Views: 3733

I would not recomend the Big Typhoon vx it has the push pin mounting system.,to much weight for this style mounting. the regular Big Typhoon comes with a back plate.
by mojaveron
Mon Feb 19, 2007 7:46 pm
Forum: Cases, Power Supplies, and Cooling
Topic: Need CPU cooling advice for my first build
Replies: 15
Views: 3733

IMO Tower coolers cool the CPU very well but I prefer a downward pointing sink that blows air across the mobo as well which helps to cool the vregs,mosfets and (depending on the board layout) the northbridge if it is passive., here is three sinks., I am considering to purchase one. Thermaltake Big T...
by mojaveron
Mon Feb 19, 2007 5:44 pm
Forum: Intel Processor Forum
Topic: What is the best Core 2 Duo Heatsink/Fan combo?
Replies: 15
Views: 11146

IMO Tower coolers cool the CPU very well but I prefer a downward pointing sink that blows air across the mobo as well which helps to cool the vregs,mosfets and (depending on the board layout) the northbridge if it is passive., here is three sinks I am considering to purchase one. Thermaltake Big Typ...
by mojaveron
Mon Feb 19, 2007 12:52 pm
Forum: Cases, Power Supplies, and Cooling
Topic: Need CPU cooling advice for my first build
Replies: 15
Views: 3733

heres a recent review of the Zalman coolers.

http://www.anandtech.com/casecooling/sh ... spx?i=2932



heres a thread I am watching it will be interesting to see the results.


http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/sho ... p?t=132855
by mojaveron
Mon Feb 12, 2007 8:17 pm
Forum: Memory Forum
Topic: First build: recomend me some memory for Bad AXe 2
Replies: 9
Views: 4722

Model Brand mushkin Series eXtreme Performance Model 996523 Type 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM Tech Spec Capacity 2GB (2 x 1GB) Speed DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Cas Latency 4 Timing 4-4-3-10 Voltage 1.9V - 2.1V Heat Spreader Yes Features EPP(Enhanced Performance Profiles) MICRON D-9 Chip that is why I decided to purc...
by mojaveron
Sun Feb 11, 2007 5:01 pm
Forum: Memory Forum
Topic: First build: recomend me some memory for Bad AXe 2
Replies: 9
Views: 4722

I am also in the process of building a new system with the D975XBX2 & E6600 I still need to purchase memory, PSU & Video card., Ive been doing alot of research and made my decision to get this memory kit.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.a ... 6820146108
by mojaveron
Sat Feb 10, 2007 10:17 pm
Forum: Intel Processor Forum
Topic: What is the best Core 2 Duo Heatsink/Fan combo?
Replies: 15
Views: 11146

Re: What is the best Core 2 Duo Heatsink/Fan combo?

hexeis wrote:Discuss!!! I'm running the stock cooler and want something quiet and chilling.

this is a new one by Thermaltake that is getting very good Reviews.


http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.a ... 6835106085
by mojaveron
Sat Feb 10, 2007 9:01 pm
Forum: Intel Motherboard Forum
Topic: D975XBX2 drive and XP problems
Replies: 5
Views: 1862

Re: D975XBX2 drive and XP problems

First of all, hi to you all - i've just joined this forum after pulling my hari out!! I have just finished building a PC: D975XBX2 board Core 2 Duo 6700 2GB of corsair ram 1 x 80GB samsung SATA My question is this, I tried to install my XP disc and it returned a no drive detected error on the XP in...
by mojaveron
Wed Jan 17, 2007 8:59 pm
Forum: Intel Motherboard Forum
Topic: Intel D975Xbx2 No Display
Replies: 11
Views: 2565

sineater213 wrote:i meant to put 6400 does that make a difference?

6400 will work very well that is what I plan on purchasing for my D975XBX2
this is the kit I think I am going to get.


http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.a ... 6820231087