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Just read a thread on here that said to plug in my GT240 to the main PCI-e slot and my bricked one to the secondary one, but does it matter? Because my HD5850 is in my primary and the 240 is in the secondary, both x8/x8.
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Why wouldn't you put the bricked card in slot 2? Seems common sense.
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Why wouldn't you put the bricked card in slot 2? Seems common sense.
i guess not, wither way i managed to un-brick it (somhow), and shortly after i re-bricked it . But its now working and so is my GT240, but i want to know WHY i cant flash my BIOS? I have a powercolor AXHD5850 non-ref.
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BUMP!!!!!
Why cant i flash my BIOS, ive done everything correct: Link to my exact card.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814131386
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did you read this post http://www.overclock.net/ati/671675-...5850-bios.html the Disclaimer at the top says not to flash non reference cards as you may brick them.
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did you read this post http://www.overclock.net/ati/671675-...5850-bios.html the Disclaimer at the top says not to flash non reference cards as you may brick them.
lol, wow i am DUMB. I just got too excited about flashing i guess. Thanks. At least i managed to unbrick it.
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post #17 of 17
Glad to hear that it is working again.
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