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Anyone else getting this problem? I had this problem with GTX 260 SLI occasionally, not sure if it also happened on 470 SLI as well, but that was fixed a long time ago on the Nvidia side.

With these cards, it seems to be both more frequent and longer lasting.

Doing a Google search I see people complaining about it in the past but nothing more recent. People say it is CF-related.
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I think its just a dual card setup in general, I had this problem when I had 2 6870s. Try it with just one card and see if you still get flickering.
 
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I get the flickering with a GTX 260. No idea what it is, just a bug in the game I believe. Some people say its a driver issue. Others have said its an unstable OC but that can't be possible when I got the same thing on stock clocks.
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I get the flickering with a GTX 260. No idea what it is, just a bug in the game I believe. Some people say its a driver issue. Others have said its an unstable OC but that can't be possible when I got the same thing on stock clocks.
Thats weird, I have yet to have flickering (thank god) with my 570. What drivers are you using?
 
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Yeah, but none of those things are excuses when no one really has this issue anymore on the Nvidia side with the 4 and 5 series Fermi cards.

Sigh.
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by flickering, do you mean that your screen goes black on and off. But you can still see your hud?
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post #7 of 13
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Yes, exactly.

Maybe if this has something to do with ULPS I should disable that, but I'm not going through the hassle if there's no correlation.
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Maybe my info will help alil..

I used to have this with a Single GTX 275 (so it's not only ATI)
It would happen with any driver
It disappeared once I SLIed my GTX 275 with another one, Since running dual-card configuration I no longer get these flashes. Nevertheless, I'm getting micro-stutters every once in a while that can be easily fixed by alt-tabbing out and into the game, But that's prolly an SLI issue already.
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I had the same problem with my SLI'd GTX285s and turning bloom off fixed it. dunno if it would work for your 6950's, but its worth a shot. Works for some people, not all though...

Get into your config file and set "bloom=true" to "bloom=false"

"settings.ini" file is in your Documents\BFBC2 folder
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If none of the previous replies help you out, I had this problem with my 4870x2 awhile back and simply going to the video options menu and changes the quality level from "high" to "medium" and then back to "high" fixed it immediately.

Kind of a workaround, but it worked!

GL!
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