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Well, I got my new rig up and running. Got the CPU to 3560 or so and was working on the GFX card. Well, all of a sudden my PC shuts down. Restart, no display Tried a few things with no luck. Looks like I need to RMA another card.

Weird as it was under stock voltage and I was trying different drivers and such. I must have just gotten a bad card. I can't see what else would casue this. The mobo is new, but I have had no issues with it so far.
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Messing with memory settings can 'brick' a GPU. You don't need to adjust voltages to ruin a GPU... I've heard of people setting the memory up to high and BOOM dead card.
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Messing with memory settings can 'brick' a GPU. You don't need to adjust voltages to ruin a GPU... I've heard of people setting the memory up to high and BOOM dead card.

I may have upped the memory a bit, but I didn't think I was anywhere near dangerous.
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Sounds like an overheat. Could be the stock fan never works.
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I had ATI tool and Riva tuner open (I like RT's harware graphs and ATI's scanner) The card never went above 65C.
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