Incorrect display of installed CPU

  THOMAS 14:22 13 Jul 2003
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I have an Athlon 2100xp installed on MSI KT4V mainboard when booting it displays CPU as athlon 1500xp how do i get correct CPU display.It is a brand new CPU.

  -pops- 14:26 13 Jul 2003

If the CPU wasn't invented at the time you motherboard was, it won't recognise it for what it is.

  THOMAS 14:30 13 Jul 2003

Motherboard is new and supports up to xp 2800

  Rayuk 15:08 13 Jul 2003

Have you looked in bios see if cpu setting is at 133 if so change to 166

  THOMAS 15:36 13 Jul 2003

I have changed the CPU FSB speed to 133 and everything is OK Thanks

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