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I think my GTX470 is dieing. This all started after a system restore. Got a hard lock-up and then a black screen with a 1"x1" box. I've been trying to remedy it all day and the card can barely make into Windows before locking-up again. It was fine yesterday night, cannot fathom what went wrong.
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RIP gtx 470.
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Dial down your overclock?

Clean?

Warranty replacement?
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post #4 of 14
RIP 4xx, I had a gtx 470, sold for gtx 570, sold for 2x 480s, might sell and downgrade to 2x 460s... Fermi 4xx is where it is!


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post #5 of 14
bake it
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Oven time!
 
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post #7 of 14
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Originally Posted by Dustin1 View Post
Oven time!
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Couldn't hurt. Might help!
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post #8 of 14
Use this as a reason to completely pull apart the card and clean it out. Reapply the TIM. Check all the connectors after it's back in. Hope for the best.

And like kremtok stated above: go stock clocks for now...
 
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post #9 of 14
Dammit, came into this thread thinking plastic doll replacement. *mopes away*
post #10 of 14
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Originally Posted by Raul-7 View Post
I think my GTX470 is dieing. This all started after a system restore. Got a hard lock-up and then a black screen with a 1"x1" box. I've been trying to remedy it all day and the card can barely make into Windows before locking-up again. It was fine yesterday night, cannot fathom what went wrong.
Well, going by the clocks in your sig, you pushed her pretty hard. Is it under warranty?

Otherwise...

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