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post #1 of 11
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I'm looking for the right one and seeing things like
nvflash -6 newbios.rom
nvflash -f newbios.bin
nvflash -b newbios.bin


Can someone give me the right command?

By old and new bios' are both .rom
This is the version
http://www.techpowerup.com/downloads/1893/NVFlash%205.100.0.1.html

5.100.0.1
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post #2 of 11
If you are flashing your card to a new BIOS, use

nvflash -5 -6 yourbios.rom

If it won't flash because of an ID mismatch, then use

nvflash -f -5 -6 yourbios.rom
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It's the same bios but I got the voltage cap up.

So I would use

nvflash -5 -6 yourbios.rom

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post #4 of 11
Flashing a GTX 4xx using a USB flash drive

Process, using nvflash 5.95 found on the internet for 400 series cards...
Using a USB flash drive you need HP USB storage format tool and win98boot found on the internet.
1st you use HP format and create a DOS startup on the USB drive then put win98boot files on it and let it format like so then hit start,
dosur.jpg

Once it's done you put the Nvflash and CWSDPMI files along with the BIOS.rom you want to flash on the USB and restart you computer and bootup on the USB, then type the commands.

Here are a few commands,
nvflash --list (lists your cards position)

Card should be under 1 if it's SLI card 1, and card 2 or what ever the number is if anything else shows up you like your SLI controler you have to flash like this.
nvflash -i1 -4 -5 -6 name.rom that flashes card 1, If you have SLI you have to flash card nvflash -i2 -4 -5 -6 name.rom also with a seprate flash.

nvflash -b backup.rom (Backup your BIOS)
nvflash -5 -6 name.rom (Normal BIOS Flash)
nvflash -4 -5 -6 name.rom (Forced BIOS Flash)

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post #5 of 11
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Tried nvflash 5.95 and it told me it can't be ran in DOS, so now I'm using 5.100

So it's nvflash -5 -6 new.rom
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post #6 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by kora04;11687154 
So it's nvflash -5 -6 new.rom

Correct. If you have only opened your original BIOS and edited the max voltage, you shouldn't have to force flash.

Good Luck. Not sure if nvflash 5.1 supports the 460, though.
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post #7 of 11
nvflash 5.95 is the only one I found that works for 480's..

nvflash -5 -6 new.rom is a normal flash
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Thanks guys, wish me luck!
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It worked! YAY!


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Way to go Kora04 thumb.gif . I used Nibs for Asus GTX 580s' to raise there fan speed from the 85% to 100% . Nvdia & ATI GPU bios editing is something every enthusiast should have in there bag of tricks . Here is just a few of the commands for nvflash in DOS , I also know ATIFlash very well . PM me if anyone needs any questions answered . nvdiabiosflash035.jpgGTX580bios2003.jpgGTX580bios2004.jpg
Edited by pcnazz - 7/15/11 at 12:23pm
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