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I just flashed both my Gigabyte R280x to the Asus DC2T Bios (for unlocked voltage)...followed the Atiflash guide here and everything indicated success for both cards, however, when I restart I just get a black screen.

I flicked the bios switch back to normal, reload Windows, flick the switch back to mod bios and reflash to the original (saved) bios and all is well again...

I just wondered where it went wrong? Did I miss something? I read somewhere about a bios unlock command?

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Your changing bios to that of another manufacturer, which usually ends up in disaster.
Did you check that the PCB IDs matched or not? That would be the only possible way that it might work.
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Thanks for the reply.

Didn't end in disaster for me luckily, I flashed the flashable bios and had a spare to switch to if the **** hit the fan. I tried an Asus & Sapphire BIOS but neither worked and eventually ended up going back to the original BIOS.


I've decided I'm happy with them for now...next month I'm going to sell them and get a couple of 290x.
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