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Is it possible to change the ''name'' of a GPU?

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Hi, 

So let's say that I wanted my GTX 680 to show up as a GTX 770, or even a BIG BOSS GTX 999 EXTREME HD, how would I proceed?
Is it even possible?


Cheers.

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Why? Are you trying to trick someone into thinking you have something else? It wouldn't do you any good otherwise, but I would say no it isn't possible, as various software reads the device ID of said card and displays appropriate information.
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Why? Are you trying to trick someone into thinking you have something else? It wouldn't do you any good otherwise, but I would say no it isn't possible, as various software reads the device ID of said card and displays appropriate information.

 


No, it's more for a joke. I'd just like if GPU-Z could look like this on my machine : 

 

 

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Should be able to use NBTeditor to edit the bios files for your card.

However flashing bioses is risky.
     
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Should be able to use NBTeditor to edit the bios files for your card.

However flashing bioses is risky.

 

 

Yeah i'd rather not do it since I want to keep the warranty... 

Basically I only want to do this locally. I dont want this to show up on any other machines than mine.

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