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post #21 of 30
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You shouldn't have to flash a GPU bios to get SLI to work.
I'm still concerned about what cards you are using. I can't make out the GPU types in the images on the OP because the resolution is less than meh. Could you just type out exactly what type of GPUs these are?
They're both 460s, one has more VRAM but they should still work together just with the lower card's VRAM amount usable.

Maybe try a different driver version after completely removing the old ones. For a long time I couldn't see an SLI option in my nVCP, where it normally says "configure SLI, surround, physX" was just empty space. If I clicked in just the right spot in that empty space I'd still end up in the SLI tab though. tongue.gif This problem (well, inconvenience) lasted until I reinstalled windows and all drivers.
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post #22 of 30
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already tried cleaning using driver sweeper and reinstalling... didn't work, im so confused could it be the bridge be broken? or maybe the mother board? i just don't get it :|
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i might start cleaning + driver sweeper and installing every driver in Nvidia site, last option to me
post #24 of 30
whoa there. gtx 460 v1 and v2 are not sli compatible
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gtx 460 v1 and v2 are not sli compatible, nor are the 768 and 1gb models afaik


edit sorry for the double post, walking the dog and on my cellphone. hopefully my post is still worthwhile.
Edited by LuckySe7ens - 8/16/12 at 11:22pm
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post #26 of 30
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whoa there. gtx 460 v1 and v2 are not sli compatible

These cards are both the same version. One is just 2GB and the other is 1GB.
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post #27 of 30
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i tried everything to get SLI option to come up, nothing worked frown.gif /give up button

time to get it back to the store
post #28 of 30
Have you tried a different SLI bridge?
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post #29 of 30
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no but i heard SLI bridge has nothing to do with SLI option not beeing there
post #30 of 30
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Originally Posted by LuckySe7ens View Post

gtx 460 v1 and v2 are not sli compatible, nor are the 768 and 1gb models afaik


edit sorry for the double post, walking the dog and on my cellphone. hopefully my post is still worthwhile.

I believe he is right.
I just tried to sli an MSI 756gb and ASUS 1gb 460 and could not get them to work together,swapped out the MSI 756gb for an MSI 1gb and sli works.




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