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Hi, i want to overclock my 6950, using msi AB, but with 221 version i get flickers changing settings or just by moving sliders. After i set them it keeps flickering in chrome when scrooling down etc.
Then i tried the newest version 223, but limits to CCC, then i unlock unofficial, but cant set any settings except voltage. Sliders stay at 0.
Then ive tried 1.5 version,but cant unlock the voltage and when i change to unofficial it turns into 223.
Geez.
 
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I have ran into this! Uninstall afterburner first then uninstall the 6950 drivers. Reboot the PC then reinstall the drivers and then reinstall afterburner. All should then work. smile.gif
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And which problem does it solve? Can i keep 223?
Or it fixes everything?
Edited by Zvejniex - 8/18/12 at 7:01am
 
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It should fix everything. I am running the latest afterburner now with the latest graphics drivers and can over clock with ease with no problem. I have an XFX 6950.

Just remember to enter the afterburner Eula before overclocking:

Set UnofficialOverclockingEULA field to the following text:

I confirm that I am aware of unofficial overclocking limitations and fully understand that MSI will not provide me any support on it


Set UnofficialOverclockingMode to:

1 to keep PowerPlay active (may not work on old ASICs),

2 to traditionally disable PowerPlay

0 to temporary disable unofficial overclocking path

Edited by Electroneng - 8/18/12 at 7:07am
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Well, i dont know anything about Powerplay... biggrin.gif
I always set to 1. I guess its time to set to 2.
Whats the difference?

What do you think is safe voltage on air? 1.25?
Well, it didnt help me. frown.gif

Finaly, this helped me.

http://www.overclock.net/t/1244964/msi-afterburner-slider-resets-to-0/0_100
Edited by Zvejniex - 8/18/12 at 10:12am
 
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