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user error
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I made the mistake of buying diamond once....then I made the mistake of buying XFX...
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post #13 of 21
I think its more or less the pc u r on the mobo is not stable or something along thos lines.
please note your mobo is recalled. problems stems from that. not the gpu fault. blow more cash for nothing.
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post #14 of 21
Thread Starter 
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Originally Posted by Iching View Post
user error
Please refrain from trolling and spamming my thread. This is in fact not a user error. It is impossible that it is a user error, as I have tried many different steps, and I have taken hours and hours out of my time to try various methods of installing drivers.

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I think its more or less the pc u r on the mobo is not stable or something along thos lines.
please note your mobo is recalled. problems stems from that. not the gpu fault. blow more cash for nothing.
I'm open to believing it could be the motherboard. Guess I'll have to see. But it has not been recalled due to anything regarding the PCI slots, or anything that should matter. It is recalled due to a voltage issue with the SATA2 ports, which I am not utilizing.
    
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I've read Diamond has no support, and when they die, you lose, so I never bought a Diamond card except for the 5970 I sold immediately, new in box.
Were all your high end graphics from different manufacturers?
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Like I linked before. Maybe they'll provide full support later in the future.
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post #17 of 21
driver sweep and install the newest.

or buy a Nvidia card next time so you don't have to complain
    
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maybe try updating your bios if you havent already?
http://www.gigabyte.com/products/pro...?pid=3648#bios
i installed win7 on my friends laptop, would bsod after install was done, installed new bios fixed it... maybe its your driver download? have you tried downloading it again to check if its just a semi corrupt download?
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post #19 of 21
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Originally Posted by BKsMassive View Post
driver sweep and install the newest.

or buy a Nvidia card next time so you don't have to complain
Learn to read the whole thread...the OP has bought a 460 and it was crap for him too...
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post #20 of 21
Make sure you downloaded the actual driver pack, and not the CCC update.

I made the same mistake when I first bought the 6950 and was like "wth where r driver".
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