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Aside from my Dvi to HDMi issue which i believe is the motherboard realtek audio, im having a serious issue


today my computer while on windows , while im doings thing suddenly goes to sleep? idk the computer and the keyboard and everything seems to still be powered on but the video card sounds like it shuts off and the display on my monitor goes black. Problem is i have to hard reset it there is no other solution....anyone has heard of this issue?


another problem im having (idk if its really a problem) i have the voltage set at 1.2 ...while gaming it goes up to 1.443 according to GPU-z this is on the VDDC tab ? is this normal? i believe is a spike as i think that voltage would kill the video card Fast!


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i have a sapphire 7970 OC with Boost
    
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Aside from my Dvi to HDMi issue which i believe is the motherboard realtek audio, im having a serious issue


today my computer while on windows , while im doings thing suddenly goes to sleep? idk the computer and the keyboard and everything seems to still be powered on but the video card sounds like it shuts off and the display on my monitor goes black. Problem is i have to hard reset it there is no other solution....anyone has heard of this issue?


another problem im having (idk if its really a problem) i have the voltage set at 1.2 ...while gaming it goes up to 1.443 according to GPU-z this is on the VDDC tab ? is this normal? i believe is a spike as i think that voltage would kill the video card Fast!


thanks in advance


i have a sapphire 7970 OC with Boost

If you have power control settings set to +20% that is where the extra .234 is coming from.

As for the sleep issues...

What driver version are you using?
Is your motherboard bios / chipset the latest?
What power plan are you using (high/balanced/power saver/custom)?
Do you use sleep/hibernate at all?
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Power control setting is stock 0


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Power control setting is stock 0


13.3 last betA
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Custom! Never sleep

I'm not finding 2.70 for the Asrock extreme 6 z77.
http://www.asrock.com/mb/Intel/Z77%20Extreme6/?cat=Download&os=BIOS

The only motherboard that I see as 2.70 is the X79 extreme 11.
http://www.asrock.com/support/download.asp?cat=BIOS

Do you get any error, most likely critical, when you at look at windows event viewer?
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P2.60 sorry just double checked on the bios

event viewer pretty much just has me shutting the PC down manually
    
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Don't worry about the voltage spike, it could be a software error. GPU-z reports some silly spikes for my card as well. HWinfo64 never reports any spikes, I use that.
    
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now that i think about it since i got the card the screen would flash black but it would still work......since yesterday it just stays black the monitor loses signal and i have to hard reset it (this was after a clean windows install)

yeah im assuming the spikes are a error cause im pretty sure 1.5v would kill my chip ...i made GPUZ run a log and it dosnt happen under load, only when the card is idle or doing windows stuff ! the spike is one second long and then it goes back to normal
    
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Ok breakthrough in knowing whats up...screen went black and as i proceeded to stand up to stand up and return this thing ....it came back The disply driver crashed and recovered itself ...so its the display driver ????
    
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