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post #1161 of 1985
I use MSE and no problems with it though i am on version 1.0 with 268.03 the 270.xx are too much buggy
post #1162 of 1985
just a quick question for you guys, hope you can help me with something.

I have a friend that would like to know whether or not he can use this SLI hack on his motherboard, a quick look at the list shows that it won't be possible, however, he recently flashed it to the rampage formula and was wondering would it be possible?

The motherboard in question is an Asus Maximus Formula x38 flashed to a Rampage Formula x48. The list shows that it does work on a Rampage Formula.

+ rep for the help.
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post #1163 of 1985
i personally don't know the motherboard...

but in theory...

if he has flashed it to a motherboard that does support it and it is operating correctly...

it should work fine...

It is a shame you have a water cooling rig..

because the easiest and safest solution would be to take the 2x GTX 460s out of your ring and test them in his...

but since your's are water cooled...

that is not a easy task...
post #1164 of 1985
In the boot if the SLI win 7 appears all is fine
post #1165 of 1985
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In the boot if the SLI win 7 appears all is fine
my heads not working at the minute, where in the boot section would I see if SLI is supported?

By the way he hasn't got a second card just yet, just wanted to know if it will work before he actually gets it.
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post #1166 of 1985
when you install the patch after a reboot you can choose witch system to boot the modded one (SLI) or Normal with no patch
post #1167 of 1985
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when you install the patch after a reboot you can choose witch system to boot the modded one (SLI) or Normal with no patch
ah gotcha, so if I select the system with the modded one and it boot's then would it be safe to say that it works?

Or would it be, the only way to test that it's actually working is by installing the patch on the flashed RF mobo and installing two cards? is there anyway to check without installing 2 cards?

Thanks bro much appreciate the help
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post #1168 of 1985
If the option is there it will work
use patch 1.0 final until 269.xx and patch 1.42b for 270.xx up
post #1169 of 1985
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If the option is there it will work
use patch 1.0 final until 269.xx and patch 1.42b for 270.xx up
oh right cool. Thanks for the help, it's much appreciated.
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post #1170 of 1985
i've got mine working, using the last drivers that allowed SLi until i get my bridge, for some reason, when i start up it logs me on to a 'temporary login' as it can't work mine... i log off and log into mine works fine, just a bug?
    
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