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post #1 of 6
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have a problem when booting up with this card.

most times it wont boot up it gives a few beeps then others it cycles through slow and fast fan speeds then boots up?

once booted up its perfect running at 725/1330/1525 shader
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Eh, what? Are you saying sometimes it doesn't boot up or it always does but sometimes that happens?

Either way, when fan speeds fly around randomly it's almost always something funky going on with the drivers.
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Sometimes it wont post.
not a driver problem

I had one of these a few years ago did the same thing.

The fan speed is up and down then about 10 seconds it beeps once then boots up
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Tried the card in another slot? what about another computer? do you get any issues when in windows, such as driver crashes while playing games?
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No problems in windows.
overclocks very well

Don't have another PC to test it
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Doesn't seem like a the card's at fault here ... I remember having these problems . However , you can open the card and see if the fan header hasn't moved . If it did , push it back , and try again . I remember one of my friends having the same issue , and the card didn't start sometimes cause the fan wasn't spinning . Somethimes it did , but you get the point .
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