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Currently I have my two 6850s OCed at 900 core 1100 memory. However it requires me to launch afterburner at start up. I was wondering if there was a way that I could permanently store the settings on the cards to avoid this annoyance.
 
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you will have to get a bios editor and re-flash each cards. sorry but thats all i know on that subject.
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Originally Posted by Polymerabbit View Post
Currently I have my two 6850s OCed at 900 core 1100 memory. However it requires me to launch afterburner at start up. I was wondering if there was a way that I could permanently store the settings on the cards to avoid this annoyance.
You COULD use Radeon BIOS editor (with some serious reading first so you KNOW what you're doing) to create a modified version of your GPU's stock BIOS. Then flash that BIOS to your cards.

Let me stress again that you should do a crap ton of reading before you attempt to mess with the BIOS editor. One simple mistake could brick your cards.
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i have it to run on startup and load the profile, with a ssd u never know it even happens
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i have it to run on startup and load the profile, with a ssd u never know it even happens
I know what you mean, I have an X-25M. I'm just a bit OCD about the fact that it happens.
 
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msi ab, uses barely even 1mb of ram when minimized to the tray, is it that big of a deal? Just checkoff "apply overclocking at system startup" and start with windows as you already knew.
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msi ab, uses barely even 1mb of ram when minimized to the tray, is it that big of a deal? Just checkoff "apply overclocking at system startup" as you already knew.
lol, I already did that. But as i said I just don't really like the fact that it happens.

It's too bad you can't OC GPUs through the bios.


Anyway, + rep to Demented for suggesting the radeon bios editor, I'll look into it. Sounds scary though but chances are I'll learn a bit just from reading the guides.
Edited by Polymerabbit - 5/15/11 at 6:56am
 
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