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So I've been using Trixx playing around with my xfire setup and about 2 restarts ago it started doing some really funky things. First of all when I open it it says my vram clock is 5ghz in the stats section. Goto the OC section and it also says 5ghz. Goto GPU-Z and it says the stock 1250. Tried to put the 6970 speeds on (which I've done before with my xfire setup NP) and when I hit apply it changed the 1375 vram clock to 5500 and sent me to a memory dump bsod and then restarted. Anyone else ever experienced this problem with Trixx....a google search left me empty handed.

Probably going to switch to afterburner after this as I'm not worried about extreme gpu OC given that I'm using stock cooling.
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Overclocking the memory is not much use on the 6950, bandwith is sufficient.
The 5ghz reading is correct. When overclocking, but 10mhz at a time, you dont just increase by 125mhz and wonder why it bsods. Start with the core, 10mhz at a time, then do the memory the same when you have found your max core.

There is no technical problem, you are just not doing it right.
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I was just OCing it 6970 speeds (which from all that I've read a 6950 is basically a 6970 for all intensive purposes minus locked or lasered off shader processors). Like I've said I've OCed to these speeds before without any issues (temp or stability wise) whatsoever in BF3. It's just sapphire trixx seems to be bugging out and continually wanting to set it to 5ghz instead of 1250mhz (5.5ghz when I try to set it at the 1375mhz 6970 speeds).

I might try and do a resintall on Trixx

Edit: Re install seems to have fixed the issue for me....just so people know best I can tell the issue happened after I tried the "....and restore clocks" setting so I think that is what caused the issue.
Edited by rushthezeppelin - 10/7/11 at 1:18am
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Its just showing the effective memory clocks, there is a box in the settings you can untick.
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