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Can a 266 Athlon be run at 200 MHz?

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In the higher Athlons, the C in the CPU code -- like AMD Athlon 1400AMS3C -- means 266 Mhz Bus capable.  
Can these CPUs be run at 200 MHz bus?  I have conflicting reports.  50% say they can, 50% say they cannot, they have to be run at 266, they will not work on a motherboard that will only take 200 MHz CPUs.  Anyone with any direct experience running the 266 Athlon on MBs that can only take 200 Mhz?


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