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I'll put up a guide shortly. I just got a new 470 so I'm playing with it
    
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I see...so if for example he was hosting EVGA's OC scanner which is owed by EVGA, that would be wrong. I'm glad that is cleared up.
Okay, so what is your argument?
    
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Ok heres the picture of my boot drive with the files in it.
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Mission complete, I know have 1.21v max voltage limit! billy66bare couldn't I just leave my USB flash drive alone for the next BIOS flash only changing the BIOS ROM file and maybe replacing the latest versions of Nvflash?

Thank you, Systemlord!
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I would just leave it alone completely as long as you get a reference board. Just make sure you backup your BIOS on that board, too, and label them so you know the difference.
If the GTX 480 you buy isn't reference, you'll need to mod it's BIOS, though.
Enjoy your extra power, but remember..."With great power, comes great responsibility......and heat, lots and lots of heat"
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Hallo everybody, I'm new here...
Question one: my EVGA GTX 480 SC+ has limit set to 1,1505, and it's set as maximum in setting 1 (the one used for P12 and P15), but Afterburner shows me that gpu is running at 1,062. Why?
Question two: the voltage between min and max of a setting are automatically chosen or are they the two limits for a tweak tool like Afterburner?
Question three: P3, P7, P12 and P15 use settings 0 or 1; settings 2 and 3 are uneuseful?
Question four: to unlock my bios do I have to raise just limit vale or even settings 0/1 values?
Thank you everybody!
Edited by gpvecchi - 10/1/10 at 2:26pm
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All power settings are set in the BIOS by the manufacturer. The only one you need to change for overclocking is the one Afterburner allows you to change. Your GPU down clocks and lowers it's voltage when it's not running a 3D application.
I don't know enough about the specifics of the power settings to answer the rest. lol
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http://www.mvktech.net/component/opt...erby,2/page,6/

Version 5.7 is the latest. You can find the fermi voltage change option under the tools menu.

i d/led 5.7 and it's unable to recognize my gtx 460's bios
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i d/led 5.7 and it's unable to recognize my gtx 460's bios
You need to use GPUz to make a dump and a backup of your BIOS, then use Nibitor to open the dump, select "Tools" then "Fermi voltage". At the top of the popup window is a drop down box that allows you to change the max voltage you can set.
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