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Hey Guys,

I got my 2nd 5870 the other day and when I am playing Crysis or STALKER I am only getting usage from the first card

Yes I have enabled crossfire in CCC

I am also getting a sort of stutter in Crysis I dont think its frame rate related because they never drop below 30 even with one card running

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post #2 of 38
What driver are you using?
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Does it do the same in fullscreen mode or window mode only?
    
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Try a older one.I use 8.821 as my driver and my CCC is 11.2.
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Wait, is there a diff between driver and CCC? (Feel like such a noob)

And no, no diff between window mode and normal mode

Here is GPU-Z screen shot:

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Did you download the Catalyst application profiles?
    
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No can you link them please
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Mikrouwel View Post
No can you link them please
http://sites.amd.com/us/game/downloa...n_win7-64.aspx
Quote:
ATI Catalyst Application Profiles0.5 MB11.3 CAP13/31/2011
Description:
This release of ATI Catalyst™ delivers support for the latest ATI CrossFireX™ profiles in a separate executable file ensuring users have access to the absolute latest set of profiles installed on their PC.

New profiles added to this release:
- Crysis 2 (Steam version) – resolves flickering seen when running in CrossFireX configurations.

I would go ahead and just update to 11.3 while you are at it. The 11.3 don't do anything for the 58xx cards but it would just mean a fresh install of the newest drivers.
post #10 of 38
I've never done crossfire, but did you connect that orange looking thing to each card? Th crossfire metal connector, i dont no
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