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post #1 of 8
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I just finished installing my waterblock on my 6950, everything was fine before installing, now after installation my Dual Link port isnt working...
Has anyone had this happen to them before and any idea as to why its happened?
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post #2 of 8
What brand is your GPU? Also the block, what brand/version? Is it EK?
 
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post #3 of 8
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Its a gigabyte, ref version (unlockable and has bios switch etc) the block is an ek 6970 v1
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post #4 of 8
Have you remounted the block? Also are you using a non-conductive TIM and if not have you checked that some hasn't covered the PCB by mistake?
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post #5 of 8
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Weird thing is that it was working fine last night, switched the pc off woke up this morning and suddenly the port isnt working anymore.

Have tried remounting the block, putting the stock heatsink back on and it still doesnt work. I'm using MX-4 for my TIM

The HDMI and single link ports are fine, just the dual link port seems dead
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post #6 of 8
I don't know how the dual link ports work but there isn't a switch you've nudged is there?
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post #7 of 8
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Nah, only switch on the card is the dual bios switch, i just tried the stock bios and still no go
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post #8 of 8
Try remounting the block. Take notice of the EK block standoffs. They might be touching the pcb of the GPU. It might have worked earlier but apparently it reared it's ugly head now. EK blocks have this problem with the version 1 of the GPU blocks(harder to line up the screws), that's why the version 2, the block have a better implementation of the installation w/ the included screw standoff.
 
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