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What overclocking software Just Works without the annoying screen flicker bug?

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Since the past few major Catalyst versions (at least over a year) my HD6950 flickers when I overclock with anything other than the CCC. The flickering can be stopped by unplugging the HDMI cable and re-plugging it, but having to do that every time my PC starts up, or I change the clock, is annoying.

Help?
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have had good experience with TRIXX recently thumb.gif
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lol your card is unstable at whatever clocks youre putting it on. its PEBKAC.
 
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Originally Posted by srsparky32 View Post

lol your card is unstable at whatever clocks youre putting it on. its PEBKAC.

No it isn't.
Edited by paradoxum - 2/14/13 at 5:23pm
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What sort of flicker? Check out this video bottom of this post.

http://www.overclock.net/t/1265543/the-amd-how-to-thread/0_40#post_17399313
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GPU tweak never flickered for me.
post #7 of 18
trixx works fine for me, no flickering.
post #8 of 18
Yeah i get this flickering as well when I have AB unofficial overclock on. Even if I overclock with Trixx, while msi AB is running, it will flicker. I wish trixx had the monitoring/OSD stuff that AB has, then I would just run trixx -- as it seems a much better OC'ing software.

On that note is it ok to run both, but only overclock with trixx and use AB as only monitoring?
Edited by RaleighStClair - 2/17/13 at 3:07am
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The screen flicker is a windows 8 bug as far as I know. My OC is stable on 7 but flickers on 8 with the same voltages. The only solution is to switch to 7 till its fixed or go stock.
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is it a constant flicker, or just every once in a while?
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