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Im just curious. If i had a 470 and tryed to flash it to a 480 (I know it wont work)

Would it make the card impossible to flash again?
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No but you should always backup your original bios before flashing to the new one just incase things go blank.

If things go blank their is other methods of bringing it back to life if you didn't make a backup so dont throw it in the garbage if this happens. But only if you can source another stock bios from someone to flash back too.
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No. If it didn't work, you just have to flash it again back to a bios that does work. You might have no display coming from that card though.
    
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