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Sorry for my imprecision, I meant a fresh install of Windows.
    
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Oh gosh..umm..thats drastic for me. :/ im willing to do it. but have you heard of this fixing that kind of problem ?
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Oh gosh..umm..thats drastic for me. :/ im willing to do it. but have you heard of this fixing that kind of problem ?

Use RivaTuner or MSI Afterburner to raise the voltage of cards a tad and see if the problem still occurs.

Then proceed to try different drivers, etc..

Re-installing Windows would be a last resort option for me, but try the above and see how it works out for you. thumb.gif
 
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It's hard to say, because recent software changes in your system may be the culprit. If it is, then a fresh install can quickly and easily solve that problem. On the other hand, hardware failures will manifest themselves after a fresh install regardless, letting you know that it's more likely to be a hardware issue.

I think it's a software/driver issue though, so here's to hoping.
    
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an easy but probably not popular solution is to just not run them in sli.. i have an 250 and i runn starcraft 2 on high settings with no issue
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Hmm, im going to try to raise the volts. Do you know how to do that right in Riva Tuner? ive never tried it.
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Hmm, im going to try to raise the volts. Do you know how to do that right in Riva Tuner? ive never tried it.

I personally haven't either, just use MSI Afterburner. It's pretty straight forward and to the point.

You'll be able to unlock your voltage in AB's settings.
 
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Okay ill try that, ill get back to you guys. How many volts up should i go by?
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Okay ill try that, ill get back to you guys. How many volts up should i go by?

Okay, sounds good. As for the voltages, I wouldn't up it too much, just by maybe 5 or 10. Or whatever the next notch up is.
 
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I actually cant, up the volts on AB, idk its just not slideing. I also checked the volt unlocking.
Edited by supercole - 3/12/12 at 8:57pm
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