Obviously, your artifacting on windows logon could also be bad or overheating video ram, so be sure to also physically inspect your card to ensure the heatsink isn't packed with dust/debris the +12v, +5v, and +3.3v should all be stable and close to 12, 5 and 3.3. Got a problem with ATI Radeon 9800 pro..needed help urgent Radeon 9800 pro serious problem since Catalyst 5.6 A strange problem with Radeon 9800 PRO radeon ati 9800 pro - sound Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now http://todayspec.com/ati-radeon/ati-radeon-9800-pro-problem.php
Does anyone know what this is? share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply skinniezinho, Mar 25, 2012 skinniezinho macrumors 6502a Joined: Jan 1, 2009 Location: Portugal #27 adddictedtomac said: ↑ Is Any suggestions?P4 3gz 800FSB w/ HyperthreadingMSI PT880 Neo Motherboard512 3200 DDR RAM X2 (for dual channel)CD/RW DriveDVD DriveMaxtor 40GB HDDVD DriveSapphire Radeon 9800 ProWindows XP Professional 4 answers Last reply Apr It'll work forever without issueClick to expand...
My old Video Card was a BFG NVidia Geforce 4 4200ti. Privacy / DMCA contact / Affiliate and FTC Disclosure Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD Got a tip for us? Very few cards are known to work perfectly. Similar Topics Sapphire ATI Radeon 9800 Pro Problem.
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share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply GermanyChris, Mar 14, 2012 GermanyChris macrumors 601 Joined: Jul 3, 2011 Location: Here #8 Good Job..I hope it Obviously I did not make my self clear, but I did include a video link of someone who had a flashed card and it did work well for a short period I replied based on my own research and experience. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/ati-radeon-9800-pro-display-driver-problem-please-help-me.55223/ How long have you had the card?
Zim said: My Second Harddrive has disappeared ever since i used Driver Cleaner software and i do not know how to get it back. That's why you always back up the ORIGINAL ROM first, so you can flash it back if necessary to at least get a working PC card you can return to the Stick to a REFERENCE board. Ask !
Did you completely remove the nVidia drivers before installing the Radeon? http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/79649-33-radeon-9800-problem Good psu brands are antec, enermax, thermaltake....and a few others. Yes, I suppose you could brick a card. All Together Now: Backup-Format-Reinstall Flint 0 KraYze Oct 2004 edited Oct 2004 Yes, it was an update of an nVidia card, so I reformatted and reinstalled Windows.
And as to "at some point it will stop working"? http://todayspec.com/ati-radeon/ati-radeon-9800-pro-cs-problems.php Thanks for all of Help guys it is much appreciated. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Got a tip for us? Are there any other cards that may be just flashed and can become very good Mac cards?
Is there a site where I can learn how to do this? 0 Sign In or Register to comment. ByZim · 7 replies Jul 29, 2006 When i installed the latest drivers from http://support.ati.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=894&task=knowledge&questionID=22264 and rebooted my system the screen displayed a distorted login screen and did not display pretty Any input positive or negative about this, in my opinion will be vastly beneficial. Check This Out So if you tighten the back screws and your card is now bending or bowing, you have tightened the screws too much.
Have a look at the video I linked, you might be able to understand what I meant.Click to expand... All Rights Reserved. So I was not so 'full of crap' after all!
In fact this is why flashing the PC version is "popular" simply because the PC version of the card is much easier to come by, and when you flash the ROM I mean, if you're not competent enough to do even a bit of research on the matter before hand, be able to flash a card with the right ROM or do Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get IT Center Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's Guide Tom's IT Flashed cards will always have problems unless you find the perfect one!
By fighting on the desktop to get to SmartGart and reducing AGP to 4x and disabling Fast Writes, I finally got a clear logon and desktop and games now work. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Cox Orange, Mar 23, 2012 Cox Orange macrumors 68000 Joined: Jan 1, 2010 #22 666sheep said: ↑ For However, it sounds to me like maybe your AC VGA Silencer isn't seated properly which is causing your video card to overheat and is making the system behave strangely. this contact form Originally we moved tiny little resistors to flash them.
This is why you find very expensive PPC video cards on ebay. Login _ Social Sharing Find TechSpot on... Very few cards are known to work perfectly.Click to expand... I have to cold boot my machine and then I get the screen back again (however I have to reboot windows everytime).
There are 20 different ways to screw it up, but if you have a brain LARGER than a grape you do your research. I guess you did not read the part where is said 'Very few cards are known to work perfectly.'Click to expand...