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Sli Hack not working after Format/reinstall?

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I had this patch working with my previous install of Windows and 270.61 drivers. It crashed more than I would like, so I did a fresh install of windows, 270.61 drivers and changed antivirus from Avira to MSE. Now my patch doesn't work and I have tried re-installing it 3 times.

What could have changed? have you guys really seen a problem with different AV programs? wouldn't it alert me if it was blocking the patch from making changes?

Any insight or solutions you guys could come up with would be helpful, as I'm contemplating getting an Asus sabertooth or p6x58d-e to solve the issue.

Speaking of which, which is really better? other than the p6x58d-e supporting tri-sli I couldn't see any pro's for it over thew cheaper sabertooth.
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About the SLI hack, an idea would be to try an older set of drivers that is known to work. Newer drivers may detect the hack and not disable it.

...as to the second question the Sabertooth seems a great mobo from all the reviews that have come up. If you don't need the Tri-SLI that is.
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I'll go back to the 268 drivers and we'll see what happens. $150 mobo switch is way better than having to sell one of my 580's.
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Alright, this is very frustrating. I'm running 268.03 drivers, re-checked my connections, several restarts, and nothing is happening. Why was it working on my last Windows installation????
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