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Advanced power options - processor power managment [duplicate]

My cpu has p states at 2.3 ghz, 2.1 ghz, 1.1 ghz, and 800 mhz. In the advanced power options-processor power management. Windows allows you to change the percentage. Does this percentage get "rounded" ...
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Thermal risks to other components when watercooling CPU

I recently ordered all the components for a new desktop system to replace my old, dying computer. I wanted to have a really quiet desktop, so I got a case rated for being quiet and opted to try a ...
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CPU fan at 5000 RPM in idle after BIOS error, can't get it back to normal

I've been using this computer, hardware and software, wihtout any problems occusring since about 6 months. Today, after having to press the reset button because of an ATI driver crash, I got a BIOS ...
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Tool to undervolt a Core i3 laptop?

Using k10stat, I significantly undervolted all 3 p-states of my Athlon II P320 laptop, yielding a 10-20% longer battery run time. Are there similar tools for Intel's Clarkdale/Arrandale processors? ...
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How do I enable CPU throttling on an Athlon X2 4200+ under Windows 7?

My desktop computer is constantly running at 2200MHz even at idle load, and the fan is always at full speed. Cool'n'Quiet is enabled in the BIOS, but the options to set the Maximum and Minimum CPU ...
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Does AMD Cool n Quiet Slow Down Your System?

I discovered today that having AMD Cool n Quiet enabled in my BIOS appears to be slowing down my Windows XP SP2 system by about 29% on memory & CPU intensive workloads. I was wondering if (a) ...