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hi

i recently bought a 128 mb eVGA 6800xt AGP card..a friend of mine suggested i flash its bios to the 6800gs bios which would unlock its pipes..i was wondering if this is possible and how i would go about doing this


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post #2 of 21
Here you go Link

Read up on it first and rember to save the old bios first...
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I ve got the same evga card, and I was able to unlock it to 12/6 with out a reflash jsut using riva tuner, but I m wondering, would reflashing it to the gs make any performance difference, and will it then allow me to unlock it to 16/6? I ve got the 4 extra pipes, it just ont let me unlock them, but they are there.
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post #5 of 21
im not sure, but i dont think flashing it will allow any more of a performance bosst from your softmod...and im betting the extra 4 pipes on the card are lock permenantly... so the best you can do is have the 12/6....
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post #6 of 21
Some Pixel Pipelines are (extras) are duds like mine.
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post #7 of 21
you should try rivatuner it workls great and allowed me to oc and unlock it
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post #8 of 21
I can hook you up on how to Unlock the PP with Rivatuner.
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post #9 of 21
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Quote:
Originally Posted by pablo420
I can hook you up on how to Unlock the PP with Rivatuner.
could you tell me how to do that?
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post #10 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by Puckbandit35
could you tell me how to do that?

VERY easy guide to follow. Good Luck.

http://www.hardforum.com/printthread.php?t=841145&pp=40
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