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Hello everyone!

So I am trying to flash my GTX 780, but Nvflash only comes with this message:


Tried with two different versions of Nvflash, and same result.
Running Windows 7 Pro x64 that I have slightly tweaked.

What is wrong here?

Thanks for any help!
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post #3 of 11
I've always flashed through a boot disk, I just use a usb thumb drive.
Flashing from windows is risky.

http://www.techpowerup.com/forums/showthread.php?t=119955
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post #4 of 11
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Thanks, might have to try that route then! I have flashed through windows before as its much more simple hehe smile.gif (Worked great on my old 670's actually)
Edited by go4life - 5/30/13 at 11:59pm
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post #5 of 11
NVFlash is not supposed to be run in a Windows environment.
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post #6 of 11
try moving it out of the users folder directly to "C:" and then try again..
it lacks rights..

Quote:
Originally Posted by EVGA-JacobF View Post

NVFlash is not supposed to be run in a Windows environment.

well.. yes, but it isnt supposed not to work there either biggrin.gif
i flashed my GPU´s about 20 times directly from windows having the
folder directly on "C:"
post #7 of 11
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Quote:
Originally Posted by EVGA-JacobF View Post

NVFlash is not supposed to be run in a Windows environment.

Have worked perfectly fine for me there before, and the guide Alatar made for the Titan owners was through windows actually!
Quote:
Originally Posted by smex View Post

try moving it out of the users folder directly to "C:" and then try again..
it lacks rights..
well.. yes, but it isnt supposed not to work there either biggrin.gif
i flashed my GPU´s about 20 times directly from windows having the
folder directly on "C:"

Cheers, will try to see if that works smile.gif
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post #8 of 11
It will work if you navigate to the nvflash file through command prompt.

For example, put your nvflash.exe and other files in root C

Then open CMD and type "cd c:\"

Then "nvflash (whatever your arguments are)".
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post #9 of 11
Depends what version of NVFLASH you have.

There is a DOS version and a Windows version.

If you have the windows version you can try opening a CMD prompt as administrator.
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post #10 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by Outcasst View Post

It will work if you navigate to the nvflash file through command prompt.

For example, put your nvflash.exe and other files in root C

Then open CMD and type "cd c:\"

Then "nvflash (whatever your arguments are)".

Quote:
Originally Posted by EVGA-JacobF View Post

Depends what version of NVFLASH you have.

There is a DOS version and a Windows version.

If you have the windows version you can try opening a CMD prompt as administrator.

yep.. forgot to mention that.. ty
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