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post #51 of 54
The step you missed when using atiflash was that you needed to boot into dos.
No not just command prompt in windows.
You need an ACTUAL dos boot disk or usb stick.
post #52 of 54
I never booted into DOS, command prompt in Windows worked fine for me. The easiest way to do this is to download a shader-unlocked BIOS that has been proven to work from TechPowerUp, honestly. No need to worry about modifying your own.
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post #53 of 54
I had a bad bios flash on my board and it locked the bank for some reason.
atiwinflash -unlockrom would not function, nor would atiflash under command prompt in windows.
Booting into msdos worked like a charm

If hes got a totally dead card dos might have been more successful. The ATI drivers are *******s when your trying to flash the card and its not functioning

Just sharing hoping to help someone in the future with a bad flash.
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Ah, understood and agreed.
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