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I have been testing mine the last day or so and I found it is really nice at 1207/1601 and I am going to keep climbing this weekend w/ my ABX. The cooler is a monster and everything is staying a lot cooler than I was expecting
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I have been testing mine the last day or so and I found it is really nice at 1207/1601 and I am going to keep climbing this weekend w/ my ABX. The cooler is a monster and everything is staying a lot cooler than I was expecting

what voltages are u running?
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Now I understand better. So, it's this specific software that has malfunctioned?

The software hasn't malfunctioned. I have. Fan control in AB now.
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post #294 of 2829
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The software hasn't malfunctioned. I have. Fan control in AB now.

And what did you do to get it?
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Ran some CF on LN2 last night, this is the best I could muster off of 1 PSU, anymore VGPU and my PSU would tip over.

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Originally Posted by TheGoat Eater View Post

I have been testing mine the last day or so and I found it is really nice at 1207/1601 and I am going to keep climbing this weekend w/ my ABX. The cooler is a monster and everything is staying a lot cooler than I was expecting
How did you go about getting ABX?
    
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Pushed my card more but sorry couldn't get 1500 but had
1420 but score no good.

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And what did you do to get it?

I ran the AMD uninstaller program, deleted AfterBurner, then the copy of CCC and drivers from Downloads, plus the MSI Fan Control.
Updated and re-ran OS optimization on my Samsung SSD.
Restarted the computer in Safe Mode and re-ran Driver Sweeper for any Nvidia traces it may have missed. There were none.
Reset Boot to normal, restarted the computer and finally reinstalled everything, except the MSI Fan Controller.
Far more simple and faster than it sounds, but a good idea when installing any new major device(s) like video cards.
I should've done it to begin with but let myself get in a hurry.
Reinitialized AfterBurner and restarted the computer, opened AB and there was fan control showing.
Created a new fan profile and then, somehow, finally got BioShock (the 1st one) to run for the 1st time since I bought it from Steam.
Makes BioShock Infinite seem like a corridor shooter.
Played BioShock until I woke up with my head on the keyboard and some zombie-looking thing beating my avatar with a crowbar.
Didn't kill it quick enough, reanimated, saved the game and went to bed.
Actually, a rather typical night for me, lately.
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And what did you do to get it?

Fan control in AB/MSI Vgan fan control is lost if you use beta drivers. im not sure on the numbers but i believe beta is v14 and stable is 13.12 or 13.25.

Also if you enable Overdrive in CCC and also have afterburner, it will screw up the driver and cause a constant system reboot loop after login.had to use safe mode to clean the drivers.
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Pushed my card more but sorry couldn't get 1500 but had
1420 but score no good.

Nice! And you initially thought I was crazy for proposing a 1400+ core oc. Never know, a few more runs on LN2 and you may hit 1450-1500! thumb.gif
    
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