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Is it possible to Crossfire my cards with my rig?

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I know that mostly it's good for your board to be "Crossfire Enabled". The thing is, it's not. It does, however, have 2x x16 PCI-e slots ready and willing to be filled for Nvidia arrangements.

Is there any specific way to fool my motherboard into thinking it can use both cards in Crossfire? Any drivers, etc.? It'd be very helpful. Thanks in advance.
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It may be possible if there is a bios for it, assuming you have a master CF card to go with your x1900xtx.
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I do. I don't know if there's a BIOS for the board yet. Hopefully in the response panel, I'll bump into someone who knows a thing or two that might help. Thanks for your help, though.

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i don't think you can flash your bios in order for it to support CF, the whole internal architecture of the chipset is different.
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Not true the chipsets dont care about brands,
In theory a SLI mobo can run crossfire and a crossfire mobo can run SLI.
The only thing not allowing this is the drivers of both nVidia and ATi.

There where hacked drivers that allowed SLI on Crossfire and vise versa.
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post #6 of 8
i too have also wondered about this. hope there's an answer
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Originally Posted by Juggernaut View Post
Not true the chipsets dont care about brands,
In theory a SLI mobo can run crossfire and a crossfire mobo can run SLI.
The only thing not allowing this is the drivers of both nVidia and ATi.

There where hacked drivers that allowed SLI on Crossfire and vise versa.
This is your answer. There are hacked drivers to allow SLI to be on a 975X chipset but no others to my knowledge.
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can i run a x1950 pro with half the memorythan my card
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