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When the switch is at 1 (uber mode enabled), my PC bluescreens every time it boots to Windows. I get the error code 8E

Anybody know why? I do not think it is a power issue. Could it be that my power tune is already set to +20?

The card runs fine if the card is set to 905 core via Afterburner on stock voltages.
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Did you try booting into safe mode to see if you get the same issue? If it doesn't happen, then its a driver issue I believe.
     
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post #3 of 29
Try uninstalling the drivers before switching to uber mode. Switch to uber mode. Then install drivers again.
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Thanks everyone! I'll try it first thing tomorrow. Any more suggestions?
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post #5 of 29
Re-enable ulps beforehand.
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Re-enable ulps beforehand.
Care to elaborate? I'm new to ATI.
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Quote:
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Care to elaborate? I'm new to ATI.
Well if you didn't disable it, not the problem.

But I wonder how you can use afterburner without ulps disabled
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would it be recommendable to flip the switch prior to installing it?
 
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It could be your powertune, IIRC I got some bluescreens with it at +20%. Never had it up since, and I kept it at +10%.
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Well if you didn't disable it, not the problem.

But I wonder how you can use afterburner without ulps disabled
I didn't know you had to disable it to use AB.

I have 2.2 beta 3.
Quote:
Originally Posted by TitaniumClocker View Post
would it be recommendable to flip the switch prior to installing it?
Well, I'll go ahead and uninstall and reinstall the drivers, but other than that, I don't see how this would make a difference.

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Originally Posted by 7ranslucen7 View Post
It could be your powertune, IIRC I got some bluescreens with it at +20%. Never had it up since, and I kept it at +10%.
Ah, that is what I had figured. I'll try that, thanks!
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