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post #21 of 41
Is it a wooden screw?
post #22 of 41
Use a laser to burn it out.
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post #23 of 41
OP I had the same EXACT problem with my GTX 570. I had to fight for DAYS with eVGA to get two penny screws from them.

I only wanted to get the screws so that I can take off the high airflow bracket when I end up stepping up.

I despise how many hoops I had to jump through to get two screws that seemed like they were made out of lead.

Cheapest hardware that I've ever seen.
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post #24 of 41
Quote:
Originally Posted by Xristo View Post
i got an infraction by some nerd mod...
nerd mod?

you do realize that swearing is against the rules of this site, right?

don't swear in posts please.
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post #25 of 41
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Originally Posted by -iceblade^ View Post
nerd mod?

you do realize that swearing is against the rules of this site, right?

don't swear in posts please.
Or if you are going to swear in the thread title at least spell it right..
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post #26 of 41
Use some super glue and it should take it out pretty easily.
post #27 of 41
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post #28 of 41
Get a pair of small plyers and try to twist the screw with it, I had a stripped screw on my GTX 480 and I manage to get it out with it.
 
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post #29 of 41
Quote:
Originally Posted by BallaTheFeared View Post
thats what i had to do with my 470
but with a drill bit

those dang Scews are hard to get out
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post #30 of 41
i had the same problem. the screws near the dvi ports are tighten down. I didn't drill or anything. I simply took out all the torx and the philips that holds the dvi bracket. then I simply turn and twist the dvi bracket and the screw poped out.
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