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I am trying to flash my EVGA GTX 275 1796 GPU. When I get into NVFLASH for some reason NVFLASH lists 2 display adapters. For primary <0> its showing BR04 (05B1h) and <1> GT200 (05E6h). I only have the one GPU and no on-board GPU.

My question is, what is this BR04 and how do I tell NVFLASH with a command which GPU I want to flash?

Also, which option in NIBITOR is for setting default fan speed?


Thanks in advance!
post #442 of 507
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Originally Posted by ObsessedWithGTAIV View Post
I am trying to flash my EVGA GTX 275 1796 GPU. When I get into NVFLASH for some reason NVFLASH lists 2 display adapters. For primary <0> its showing BR04 (05B1h) and <1> GT200 (05E6h). I only have the one GPU and no on-board GPU.

My question is, what is this BR04 and how do I tell NVFLASH with a command which GPU I want to flash?

Also, which option in NIBITOR is for setting default fan speed?


Thanks in advance!
BR054 is something you don't want to flash, no idea, NVFLASH asks you what number GPU to enter, in your case 0 or 1, im guessing you want 1
post #443 of 507
I put in nvflash -5 -6 1.rom and it says no EEPROM for <0< BR04, it never asks which card I want to flash.

I assume there's a command to force it?
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Do it like this:

nvflash --protectoff

Then select "1"

nvflash --index=1 -4 -5 -6 1.rom
    
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Why does everyone do the -4 -3 stuff? MY commend is nvflash.exe 1.rom, and it works flawlessly everytime.
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Everything in the OP up to date, the needed tools?
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Here's to hoping people still watch this thread: I just got myself a second 8800GTS 320mb for my SLI setup (a bit behind the times, I know... I don't have much money to spend on computers), and the overclock options available to me on each card are different.

One BIOS version is 60.80.18.00.91 while the other is 60.80.18.92; do I need to take out one card before attempting to flash with NVFlash? I'm hoping it will either prompt me for which card to flash to, or at the very least have a command line option to specify which card to flash... But I just need to make sure before I try this.

Edit: Well, I tried the bootable flash drive method described in the first post, simply because I don't have a stiffy drive in my PC... But I couldn't get it to boot, I'll try again later and see when I get home, I have a few other flash drives to try.

Still wondering about the SLI thing; just to be safe, I'll remove one and flash them one at a time. It's a mission to move the jumpers on my board though, so I was hoping I didn't need to.
Edited by ZaLiTH - 2/2/10 at 4:34am
post #448 of 507
Use to flash card #1:

nvflash --index=1 -4 -5 -6 bios.rom

Use to flash card #2:

nvflash --index=2 -4 -5 -6 bios.rom

Hope this helps.
    
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Use to flash card #1:

nvflash --index=1 -4 -5 -6 bios.rom

Use to flash card #2:

nvflash --index=2 -4 -5 -6 bios.rom

Hope this helps.
Awesome, thanks for the info, that's very helpful.
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Will the dos 6.0 work on windows 7??
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