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I was using my older Drivers from HD 6990 Install and HD 7970 overclocked fine. After i removed all the driver and installed official 12.2 i see Core Clock and Memory Clock @ 0 in MS AB and i cant set any values. I can OC fine up to 1125 with Unofficial overclocking off but as soon as i turn it on i cant set any clocks.
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Close Afterburner and open it again. That fixes it for me. Have to do it every time i install a new driver.
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I tried it but nothing. Even installed it again.
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This has been covered in the owners threaad a few times now. 12.2 and its variants are not complete drivers and are missing a couple files that pertain to clock control. You can get the files and add them in or just run a different driver like rc11.
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Thanks Tsm106. I will just stick to 1125Mhz for now. Looks like 7970 still does not have proper drivers.
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Thanks Tsm106. I will just stick to 1125Mhz for now. Looks like 7970 still does not have proper drivers.

Try the rc11. They are the standard for 7970 drivers at the moment.
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Try the rc11. They are the standard for 7970 drivers at the moment.

For some Reason they dont work. Its says Display Driver Failed to install.
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Don't use unofficial overclocking mode on your card.
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Don't use unofficial overclocking mode on your card.

The how Should i overclock over 1125/1575?
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post #10 of 17
That is a way to overclock past those clocks on MSI AB. Also make sure you're running Beta 14.
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