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What? Drivers have NOTHING to do with why his computer won't boot... You don't use drivers until you get to windows...

Put the 6950 in your bottom slot, put your backup card in your top slot. Is the 6950 detected in windows? Try flashing your stock bios back to the 6950 while you're using the backup card.
I really want to learn from you. So I will just watch.
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post #22 of 54
not to be a debby downer, but there is always that worry and rumor about bricking cards when flashing, i think you just may be one of those very unlucky few . got a friends whose computer you can put your 6950 into to narrow down the problem to the card?
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post #23 of 54
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not to be a debby downer, but there is always that worry and rumor about bricking cards when flashing, i think you just may be one of those very unlucky few .
Actually his card has 2 BIOS. By right if he switches it to backup BIOS, it should boot up. Something just got corrupted.
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i know. i did a lot of googling before i flashed mine, and there were few report of cards being destroyed, not just a single bios. Granted you dont see many of these stories, but they are out there. unfortunately it may have happened to one of our own
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post #26 of 54
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i know. i did a lot of googling before i flashed mine, and there were few report of cards being destroyed, not just a single bios. Granted you dont see many of these stories, but they are out there. unfortunately it may have happened to one of our own
That's the downside of this whole things, some poster just jump in and told OP to use command prompt (maybe he meant well) then dissapeared leaving OP stranded.
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post #27 of 54
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I really want to learn from you. So I will just watch.
Don't worry, I'll help you.

@OP Is the card detected when you boot with it in the second slot and your nvidia card is your primary?
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post #28 of 54
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Don't worry, I'll help you.

@OP Is the card detected when you boot with it in the second slot and your nvidia card is your primary?
its detected in winflash

I have tried flashing in command prompt, atiwinflash and rbe and nothing. I think I have tried everything possible
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post #29 of 54
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Actually his card has 2 BIOS. By right if he switches it to backup BIOS, it should boot up. Something just got corrupted.
thats what pisses me off, so much for the dual bios covering me. There was really no point in it
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post #30 of 54
you did save the old bios,right? be sure to force-flash..also..be sure the bios chip is unlocked..
atiflash -unlockrom0 (or 1..depends on which slot

atiflash -f -p (slot #) (oldbios.rom)

q)could you have switched the monitor to analog by accident?(it's a long shot..but i've done that before )
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