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FYI to the guy asking about the heatsink scratches: I wouldn't mess with it. That's the way it's intended to look. You could polish it, but that would remove material, and since there are other points of contact, you'd risk making less contact at the most important point.
    
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But when you uninstall the proper way, it cleans the all important catalyst entry 4D36E968-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318. And in device manager it is swapped to the standard vga driver. Just an fyi.

2 years ago i had serious problems using combination of amd and modded drivers with my 5970. Initially i used a combination of classic uninstall procedure, driver sweeper and manual regstry editing. ATIMANs uninstaller was by far more stable, achieved deeper cleaning of any leftovers, saved me loots of time and... i never had to reiinstall windows!

Probably, if someone uses only official amd drivers will be ok with official uninstaller. ATIMANs uninstaler purpose is to bring your pc in the state of a new windows instalation with no leftovers from previous drivers official or modded!

I dont really like to advertise this free utility as if it was payware.
If you want you can give it a try... if not, again no problem smile.gif
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I love the ATIman uninstaller... it literally does set your windows as if you've never installed a graphics card ever. I used to do the "express" un install feature, then driver sweeper, then delete the hidden files, and delete the left over folders. Now I just click and it does EVERYTHING.

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anybody here recommend a good 24 inch 120Hz? if possible a 1920 x 1200 res one.
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BenQ XL2420T
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BenQ XL2420T

Thanks! how is it? do you play BF3?

Also article here about the Keplers, prices are kinda nutty then again its all speculation.

45% tongue.gif and $999 for a 690 biggrin.gif:D
http://lenzfire.com/2012/02/entire-nvidia-kepler-series-specifications-price-release-date-43823/
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Only 2gb and 1.5gb of vram still? For up to 1000.00? I am sad face. At 1920x1080 it will be king, but that doesn't apply to me frown.gif OH WELL my second 7970 will be in my hands next week! thumb.gif
    
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Just got my 7970 delivered and installed. Would it be possible to update my entry with my ASIC Quality and GPU-Z link?

http://www.techpowerup.com/gpuz/zwnr5/

ASIC Quality 84.5%
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Thanks! how is it? do you play BF3?
Also article here about the Keplers, prices are kinda nutty then again its all speculation.
45% tongue.gif and $999 for a 690 biggrin.gif:D
http://lenzfire.com/2012/02/entire-nvidia-kepler-series-specifications-price-release-date-43823/

I would recommend this monitor, im enjoying it.
You can find some good talk on it here: http://www.overclock.net/t/1185118/benq-xl2420t-available-january-18th/150
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With some games and multiple Hi rez monitors pushing 2gigs of needed ram can't figure out what they are thinking
for those prices.

Unless I'm missing something else connected to those cards concerning the V-ram and newer tech.

Waiting for Kepler but the 7970 looks better all the time if those charts hold true.

Take them with a grain of salt.

Later:D
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