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I think I'm just hitting the wall right here. I literally spent the whole night trying to figure things out, and tried every single possibility with my card.
Tried the second bios, tried the beta AB, the un-modded driver, the modded driver, back to first bios, etc etc, but nothing seemed to be working at all. So I guess it's down to the card, and there's nothing I can do about it. Or is there?
Nevertheless, thanks for the help!!

Alright then, I might just have to try the modded Trixx, never really used that software before.
Hey tsm106, do you have skype, or yahoo messenger or anything? I feel like I need more guidance on this (I'm a noob in overclocking world).
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Originally Posted by NdieZ View Post

I think I'm just hitting the wall right here. I literally spent the whole night trying to figure things out, and tried every single possibility with my card.
Tried the second bios, tried the beta AB, the un-modded driver, the modded driver, back to first bios, etc etc, but nothing seemed to be working at all. So I guess it's down to the card, and there's nothing I can do about it. Or is there?
Nevertheless, thanks for the help!!

Alright then, I might just have to try the modded Trixx, never really used that software before.
Hey tsm106, do you have skype, or yahoo messenger or anything? I feel like I need more guidance on this (I'm a noob in overclocking world).


Install teamviewer, then pm me your id and pw.
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I have a sapphire 7950 Vapor X coming soon and I'm new to overclocking. I've read reviews and it seems they can OC the card to these numbers without touching the voltage.

http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/Sapphire/HD_7950_Vapor-X/31.html
1135 mhz core clock and 1635 MHz memory.

http://www.legitreviews.com/article/2050/13/
1150 mhz core clock and 1600 MHz memory.

Both of these clocks seem to outperform a stock 680 and stock 7970 ghz edition. So I was wondering could I just set the core clock to like 1140 and the memory clock to 1620 or something, then run some stress test to see how stable it is? Or should I just increase it slowly and test the stability after each clock? I hope I can do the former lol.
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Hey tsm, what could be the problem if I am getting little black squares on my screen in firefox? I have just updated to 13.2 beta 7 and was thinking it may be a bad driver install? Does this sound like the problem? Thank you for your help.
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Hey tsm, what could be the problem if I am getting little black squares on my screen in firefox? I have just updated to 13.2 beta 7 and was thinking it may be a bad driver install? Does this sound like the problem? Thank you for your help.


Browser artifacts are usually a driver issue and can sometimes can be fixed by disabling HWA, hardware acceleration.
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Where can I find HWA at I have looked in display settings?
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I should have guessed I was looking in the wrong place. So far so good I haven't seen anymore black squares +rep to both for the help. smile.gif
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Trying to get AB to show real voltage on 7970 lightning but this is what I get after deleting old files, open AB and close it, go to edit the text file and this is what I get.
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^^That's what you're supposed to see. wink.gif


Now look down to the Settings section

Now paste this underneath Settings:

VDDC_CHL8228_VIDReadback = 0
MVDDC_CHL8228_VIDReadback = 0
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