Forum discussion tagged with Afterburner.
  1. A

    [SOLVED] GPU Tweak III/MSI Afterburner - - - no voltage registered ?

    Hi, my ASUS RTX 3070 shows 0 Voltage used in: GPU Tweak III MSI Afterburner I wanted to undervolt but don't seem to be able to without that reading - how can I debug it? Screenshot of both programs with highlighted (yellow) questionable spots: View:
  2. Gushigang

    Question Rare GPU and CPU usage spikes ?

    Hello, I don't speak English so please excuse for the translator. I recently changed my 1070 for a ROG Strix 3060, the problem is that when I check the usage in MSI afterburner there are usage spikes that didn't happen to me before, even having all programs closed and being on desktop, even now...
  3. R

    [SOLVED] zero rpm not working on msi afterburner

    can not set to GPU fans to only spin at 30ºc on msi afterburner custom fan curve , it was possible before on my old GPU (rx 580) today I have installed the rx 6600xt and I can´t do the same ... the minimum speed seems to be 20% . it´s possible to fix it ? or it´s not possible anymore to have...
  4. _dawn_chorus_

    Question MSI afterburner power limit only works intermittently?

    I made an undervolt profile for my 3080 FE to save the memory from cooking itself over time but the dang thing won't stay applied. Even though MSI afterburner launches on boot I have to manually select the profile each time which is annoying but the real issue is the power limit only works half...
  5. R

    [SOLVED] MSI Afterburner doesn't show CPU power usage

    I just changed my CPU from an i5 9600 to an i5 12400f. It was showing the CPU's power draw just fine, but now on the new CPU the option seems to have disappeared. Any suggestions? Thanks in advance for every answer!
  6. E

    Question 2nd Display Flickering after using MSI afterburner and turning Direct play on.

    GPU: Radeon HD 6750 All I did was configure my GPU fans in MSI afterburner and then turn on Directplay.. Now every time I open a new tab my 2nd monitors gets really glitchy. I have already deleted MSI afterburner and turned off Directplay but it didn't solve the problem..
  7. 16cisthelowest

    [SOLVED] Overclocking GTX 1650 OC is not possible on my laptop ---- why is it locked ?

    I'm trying to overclock it but it cannot go higher than 1785mhz even if I set the Core clock +100mhz on MSI Afterburner for example. Why's it locked? Acer Nitro 5 i5-11300H GTX 1650 32GB 3200mHz RAM Windows 11 512GB WD SSD
  8. Nilatahk

    [SOLVED] Problem after trying to overclock my GPU ?

    Hello to everyone! It’s my first post here and hope someone could help me. I tried to overclock my GPU yesterday with MSI ab. Started to oc core clock with increments of 20 running Kombustor all the time. In the meanwhile I was also running Unigine Superpositon. Both softwares display temps...
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    [SOLVED] 3070 is always on boost ?

    Hello there! Could somebody please help me understand how msi afterburner works? The matter is I undervolted my inno3d 3070 x4, since stock settings was like a furnace, about 1.1volts/1800mhz. I undervolted it to 0.9 1865mhz. Everything is fine beside my card is always at boost, even while...
  10. X

    Question MSI After Burner Not letting me overclock!

    Hello! I have a problem which I cant edit/overclock on MSI afterburner! Its not telling any errors or anything, It just doesnt let me edit anything only fan sync and settings, etc
  11. [SOLVED] MSI Afterburner reading my CPU temperature as 207 degrees C

    Hello, Recently (Basically today), my MSI Afterburner's been acting strange. My CPU temperatures are being measured at 207 degrees C, which is outrageous. But when I check my CPU temps via HWInfo, it's regular. I have installed all CPU and chipset updates, and nothing worked. I am perplexed and...
  12. flukeappscontact

    [SOLVED] Memory max OC value lowered?

    I was using an Msi Afterburner profile to increase memory clock to +500 and noticed that applying the profile no longer works (the memory OC value stays at 0) Manually dragging the slider only allows me to go to +300 mhz now, yesterday it went all the way to 1000. What happened? I already tried...
  13. ccoo84

    [SOLVED] 1080ti Overclocks Not Holding Anymore

    The Past Week & a half I have been getting allot of crashing in my games which I think is due to my over clocking I think, I use to have the Core clock @ +140 & it held up great for the past year. Even though the MSI auto OC said it could run +163 I heard people have been talking about this...
  14. Verain

    [SOLVED] MSI afterburner does not show CPU temp since upgrading to a 5600X ?

    I downloaded the MSI afterburner a while back when i had Intel CPU then it used to show CPU temperature, but since I upgraded to 5600X it won't show CPU temperatures ? BTW i have not removed intel drivers yet because i dont really know how to. If there are any fixes please let me know.
  15. R

    Question MSI Afterburner changes clocks at random

    Hello everyone, I got a problem with Afterburner where it seems to change GPU clocking all willy-nilly as if the PC was idling. So I was playing a round of Deep Rock Galactic and wanted to benchmark my performance before I replace some parts of my PC and when I was standing still in game for a...
  16. P

    Question Fan Speed Not Changing in MSI Afterburner

    So I have an MSI Ventus 3x RTX 3070 and I was hoping to change the fan speed with Afterburner. In the software, I made sure that "Enable user-defined software fan control" was checked and went to change the fan speed to 60% but every time I click apply, the slider goes from 60 ALL the way down...
  17. 3jackdaw

    Question MSI Afterburner OSD issue

    Hello, I have a bit of a strange problem. My MSI Afterburner is showing one OSD information horizontally. I can't seem to find the issue on how this is triggered. I tried removing each info one by one and for each on I activate, that one long line shows up. For example if I just show the...
  18. K

    Question GPU memory clock is shown wrong in HWMonitor and MSI Afterburner.

    Hello, I discovered that my GPU memory clock is shown wrong in Afterburner and HWMonitor. It shows that i have 3500 MHz memory clock when I have 1753 MHz. Also Afterburner shows literally only two states where I either have the GPU clock on 734 MHz and the memory clock on 810 MHz or a...
  19. L

    [SOLVED] MSI Afterburner running in background

    Does MSI Afterburner need to continually run in the background if I want to use its custom GPU fan curve profile or can I allow Afterburner run when OS starts up and end the application afterwards?
  20. A

    [SOLVED] Need some help, new at overclocking!

    Hey everyone, I just want some help with overclocking. Starting off, these are my specs: Mobo: ASRock Z490 Taichi CPU: Intel i9-10900 (yes, NOT the 10900K) GPU: MSI GAMING X TRIO 24G 3090 RAM: Dual-Channel 2x Corsair Vengeance 32GB DDR4-3200MHz (CMK32GX4M2B3200C16) PSU: Corsair HX1200 CPU...
  21. A

    [SOLVED] New to overclocking...

    I'm unfamiliar with overclocking but have followed the YouTube video from UserBenchmark as a guideline. As a result my overclock is +150 MHz on the Core Clock and +1500 MHz on the Memory Clock using Afterburner. Does this seem like too much? I'm particularly concerned about the Memory Clock...
  22. NNJ

    [SOLVED] Fans on constant 95% speed

    Hi, I installed the Morpheus 8057 on my Gigabyte 2060S with two BeQuiet Silent Wings 3 with a Y-Splitter and a 4pin PWM to graca fan header (whatever its called) adapter a few days ago. My problem is, that the Silent Wings are running constantly on 95% and it doesn't matter what I'm changing in...
  23. H

    [SOLVED] Can't access temp limit on MSI Afterburner

    Hi Not strictly overclocking, but I'm trying to raise the threshold for thermal throttling on my laptop GPU (MX250, 25W), as by default it's unreasonably low (65C). Will probably bump it to 75/80, nothing crazy. However, the temp limit feature is greyed out on Afterburner and nothing I've...
  24. Angelouss

    Question Msi 1060 6gb card, running fans All day?

    so i have a MSI Nvidia 1060 and, i am running afterburner, my motherboard isnt the best, my stuff is getting old i have a Asus M5A78L Motherboard micro atx, with 16 gb of kingston 1888 mhz of memory, i have two cpus, the one i have in, is the 6 core Amd Black 3.4 Ghz i believe, and the one i...
  25. indianajune1

    [SOLVED] Max safe long term voltage for a 2070 super ?

    I have seen a lot of posts saying pascal was 1.094v but not much on Turing. I also saw somebody say on here nvida is on the record saying anything under 1.064v I haven’t been able to confirm that. I also saw Nvidia say on a game or nexus interview turning the voltage slider up to 100% could...
  26. C

    Question GPU OC Software Help for Separate Fan Curves

    Hi, I need help to find an OC software or another workaround for a temperature issue I am having. I use a rendering rig with: 1 x 2080TI EVGA Black 2 x 2070S Asus Turbo 2 x 2070S MSI Gaming X These cards work almost 24/7 and I would like to keep temperatures at even lower than reasonable...
  27. ArchiePM

    Question Memory clock half of what it’s meant to be?

    I have an Aorus GTX 1060 6gb, overclocked to 2100Mhz but when I check MSI afterburner during loads it says the memory clock is 4151mhz, this is with a +150 boost on afterburner. On the gigabyte website it is said that this card does 9026mhz memory clock. Is my memory half the speed it should be?
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    [SOLVED] Benchmarking and apps like those not showing fps?

    It's weird that no app like msi afterburner can show on screen fps stats. I have a XFX rx 570 and recently i guess after windows 10 2004 update i think i have tried almost all apps that have option to show onscreen stats but none can show fps except for fps everything else is shown. HEck even...
  29. S

    [SOLVED] GPU fans over 6000 RPM even after adjusting in MSI Afterburner

    Hi. So when using the MSI Kombustor stress test or even trying to create an online character in GTA V my GPU goes to 90°C, 100% fan usage and over 6000 RPM (1. OpenHardwareMonitor 2. you can hear it :/ ). And that even after adjusting the fan control curve. When I manually set fan speed to 100%...
  30. I_AM_Bulletproof

    Question Overclocking 1050 TI

    Hello, i have a MSI GL63 8RD laptop and i would like to overclock it to its maximum capacity, however i am pretty noob to this and i am scared i might end up damaging something. I have afterburner and superposition bench mark installed. Some additional problem with afterburner the power limit...
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    [SOLVED] R9 280, TV no signal, driver no manual tuning

    Hi, so my family is using new 6 months old PC with old R9 280 in it. Last few days PC started to shut down during gaming or in widnows 10, maybe it is more like TV lost signal because PC was still running. I tried to update drivers, but it still happend, so I used DDU and installed again, so I...
  32. michael112602

    [SOLVED] PC blue screening after changing core voltage

    I didn't really know what I was doing a few months ago and I changed the core voltage in msi afterburner a bit (I was looking at some mac bootcamp overclocking tutorial and it told me to change it but I don't know) but yeah shortly after it bluescreened and I got spooked and uninstalled...
  33. P

    [SOLVED] Msi afterburner causing fps loss?

    I overclocked my gpu and now i made my own fan curve.. and i heard you cant close msi if you want your fan curve to work... and im wondering if msi will make my performance weaker? I see no point in overclocking if msi takes fps...?
  34. amshak01

    Question Trying to remove MSI dragon center and just install mystic light by itself.

    I need some help to determine in MSI dragon center has been thoroughly removed from my custom PC. I initially downloaded it as a way to control the RGB lighting on my RTX 2060 Super from MSI, but I recently wanted to start getting into overclocking with Afterburner's auto OC scanner and read a...

    [SOLVED] I need help understaning MSI Afterburner features

    So I was thinking of OC my 1060 3gb, somebody told me that 120-135mhz on the core, and 600mhz on the memory is the average stable overclock speeds so Im going to try to do that. But there are some options in Afterburner that I dont fully understand. Power limit: Reading guides they say you...
  36. B

    [SOLVED] Undervolting 1080 Ti is hot at Idle??

    Hi, I’ve been getting into undervolting recently and I found it super beneficial with my 1080 Ti Aorus, non-extreme as I like my PC quiet and run my fans on low RPM, due to this the GPU can sometimes hit 80°+ underneath max load. Undervolting made a world of difference as my card is now...
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    Question Low GPU usage (<10%) whilst playing GTA V among other games.

    I know there are many threads about this issue, however, none of them seem to match my case very well. PC Specs: Zotac GTX 1060 6GB Intel i5-6400 (2.7GHz base clock, 3.3GHz turbo) Gigabyte H110M Bronze rated 500W PSU non-modular. Standard 1TB hard-drive. I've had my PC for two years now I...
  38. S

    Question RTX 2080 memory clock spikes - why?

    Hello, I recently built a new system and everything seems to be working fine - apart from my GPU. The temps are fine when playing games - 1440p max settings at 120fps (average) I hit 69C max. There is some coil whine however it is not the main issue. However when I'm idle the problem occurs...
  39. M

    Question RX 560 won't go above 1080 Mhz....core clock

    I've bought a used rx 560 4GB edition. The sticker on card says 560D but it shows 1024 stream cores in GPU-Z. But the problem is that it won't go a SINGLE step above 1080 MHz. In After Burner, the slider can go upto 1405 Mhz but nothing actually happens. It still remains the same. I am using...
  40. M

    Question 2060 thinks its overheating

    I had a single fan 2060 but the thermals were too hot so I decided to get a small and compact 2 fanner from Zotoac. I don't know if this was a mistake but whatever bullshit software they put into this card makes it think anything above 70c is overheating so I get frame drops in easy-ass games...