VBIOS

Forum discussion tagged with VBIOS.
  1. CarlitoTech

    Question Black screen when booting 1050ti and when trying to install new drivers I get a BSOD (nvlddmkm.sys)

    Hello I have been having a recurring problem with my Gigabyte 1050ti. When my GPU is plugged in the PC cannot boot, in fact it doesn't even show the BIOS but the GPU is on because the fans are spinning, so what I did was I pulled out an old AMD GPU and slotted it in next to the 1050ti and it...
  2. T

    [SOLVED] How to know if my GPU Dual-bios switch is working when both sides of it have the same BIOS?

    So I bought my XFX RX 570 an year ago from a miner. I got it for a good price but it came with a mining BIOS. Even though the GPU has a dual-bios switch, from what I can see both sides of it have the same mining bios. Is there a way to know whether the switch is working or if it's broken as I'm...
  3. D

    [SOLVED] Corrupted gpu bios

    So, I was trying out some custom bios for my rx 580 but in between flashing the pc crashed. Thus the bios on the gpu are corrupted. Thankfully, the gpu has dual bios that i can enable with a switch so I can use it. The cpu is a ryzen 5 1600 af. How do I fix the broken bios? I have kept a copy of...
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    Question Can anyone confirm that this is the right vBIOS for this card ?

    This is the card: EVGA NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 8GB XC3 ULTRA GAMING Ampere Graphics Card LN111632 - 08G-P5-3755-KR | SCAN UK This is the vBIOS: VGA Bios Collection: EVGA RTX 3070 8 GB | TechPowerUp Sorry if it is obvious just never done this before and am paranoid. Not totally sure if there are...
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    [SOLVED] Can't run ATI flash on GPU because it requires 800x600 display resolution ?

    hi So i have a gpu that doesnt give any video or gets detected and im thinking its a vbios issue that the previous owner have been tampering with. I'm currently using Chrome remote but i can only get a 640x480 res and apparently to run ATI flash i need atleast 800x600 so im wondering if...
  6. R

    [SOLVED] Windows has stopped GPU device after vbios

    Hi everyone, I flashed a different vbios for my Zephyrus S GX107GX 9750H Now no matter what drivers i install , the GPU is not recognized by Windows and device manager says there's an error with the drivers. The GPU is also not detected by CPUZ etc. Any way to fix this situation? When i...
  7. C

    [SOLVED] my 980Ti has a super-weird issue

    so, my 980Ti will install nvidia driver 365.19, but that's the latest it gets for some odd reason. Anyway, when i try to install nay other drivers, it just won't install, even if nvidia says they're installed. Weirdly enough, when I install the new drivers, gpu-z says that the new version is...
  8. NM-NM

    [SOLVED] Undervolt Settings For (sapphire RX580 8GB pulse)

    My GPU runs too hot until restart. I need to undervolt so it runs cooler. I don't need high frame rates or resolutions as my screen is 1080p and 60Hz. I think I should edit vBios itself. But I want to use something like AMD Adrenaline Tuning until I get the best settings for the GPU. The...
  9. iwantofixmegpu

    [SOLVED] help i flashed the wrong gpu bios onto my rx 470

    hello i flashed the wrong gpu bios for the rx 470 my model is XFX RS RX 470 Triple X Edition but i flahsed the non tripple x version i didnt save my vbios and cant find the exact vbios i need to techpowerup help what should i do note my gpu still works i am using it right now but it hs lost...
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    [SOLVED] My Zotac AMP 2060 has a max power target of 100% In MSI AB

    According to this link from tech power-up my current Zotac RTX 2060 AMP should have a 111% power target, but mine is only at 100%. Do I have an old BIOS? I bought this card in March of 2019, the Box has AMP marketing on it, is there a chance they put the wrong card in the box and I've been...
  11. Yunirang324

    Question RX580 4gb Nitro+ Sapphire vBIOS flash Help

    Hello, The bios switches on my rx 580 4gb nitro+ does not have any effect to the card whatsoever. The clock speeds remain at 1340 mhz boost and 1750 mhz memory clock. I was trying to flash bios to one of my switch options. What is the correct vbios to update to? Here is my GPU Z Page...
  12. Torabi121

    Question RX 5600 XT Phantom Gaming D2 vBIOS Update Not Working

    Greetings! I've recently purchased a Phantom Gaming RX 5600 XT D2 but it came with the old bios (being 017.001.000.049.900163). I tried to flash the newest BIOS from the ASRock website, followed the steps correctly but after opening the Update cmd file I got an error in the command prompt saying...
  13. T

    [SOLVED] gtx 660 bricked after flashing vbios

    Today i bricked my gpu. (Gigabyte gtx 660) Long story short, i had some issues with its performance, and since reinstalling the drivers with DDU didn't solve the problem, i decided to flash vbios (yeah i know I'm stupid) I don't know if I even did it right, but i downloaded it from the...
  14. upadhyayadity894

    Question Gpu laggy and underperforming on driver update

    I had flashed https://www.techpowerup.com/vgabios/213649/213649 bios on my gpu and it was working fine on latest 446.14 game ready drivers. Today after 10 days, I thought of reinstalling drivers, I used ddu to remove and then again reinstall drivers, as soon as...
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    [SOLVED] I messed up the VBIOS

    So the "long story short": i bought an used Sapphire RX 580 8GB Special Edition like a month ago, and the guy mentioned that he messed up the second (silent) VBIOS, so that doesn't work at all, my motherboard was hanging on VGA debug LED if i wanted to use it. I decided to fix it, so i started...
  16. Chaingunchris

    Question Bricked my 1080 ti with a bad bios. But its detected in windows and not nvflash. Is there hope?

    I tried to reinstall graphics drivers, i tried to make a freedos boot usb and use that. NVflash REFUSES to see the card. windows device manager sees it and gives an error code 43
  17. [SOLVED] GPU factory flashed vBIOS?

    I bought an RTX 2080 Duke OC like 4 months ago. I just downloaded MSI Live Update. It shows my GPU bios version, and I searched it on google because I was curious. I just found out it is an unverified version on techpowerup. This is the one I have right now...
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    [SOLVED] Purple Screen and incorrect VBIOS on my RX 580

    So I bought a used Gigabyte Auorus RX 580 8gb that was used for mining. It didn't even work when I got it but I eventually got drivers on it and now it works fine until I was playing Destiny 2 last night and the game randomly froze, I saw some artifacts, then the screen turned Purple/Pink and...
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    Question Bad Flash GTX 970

    Greetings everyone ! I had this graphics card for 5 years Palit GTX 970 OC, and the card was used mostly overclocked all the time, last month I decided to use a custom ROM first time I used a EVGA rom, and I bricked it, had just to use the original rom, the graphics cards was working but with...
  20. Barty1884

    Question GTX 770 no display out.

    Hello all, Just asking, incase I'm missing anything. I think the card is dead, or at least faulty. Picked the components up cheap, so not a big deal... Just making sure there's not something obvious I've missed. Specs: i5-2500K, stock cooler, GA-P67X-UD3-B3, 2x8GB DDR3 1866MHz, SuperNOVA B2...
  21. NightHawkRMX

    [SOLVED] Help with flashing RX480 into a 580

    I own a Sapphire Nitro+ RX480 8GB GDDR5. I repasted the card and the temperatures are good. 60s in GTA5. Full specs are in my signature! I would like to upgrade this card to a 580 for some more performance. I already downloaded a Sapphire Pulse 580 bios since low clocked for a 580, but still an...
  22. OneApples

    Question Zotac 1080 ti mini heat expansion clicking?

    Hello, I just recently bought a used 1080 ti mini for a good price. Now after using the card for a couple of days, it's come to my attention that the card emmits a clicking sound when it is either heating up (Benchmark start) or cooling down (not sure). The Zotac 1080 ti mini has a hard-locked...
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    Best AIO CPU Cooler for Ryzen

    Guys I have a Ryzen 5 1600 CPU, and plan to overclock it, but what is the best AIO cooler I can get on the market? I would prefer the price of it to be about $60.
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    Stress testing on cpu

    So i overclocked my cpu (3.2 ghz -> 3.8 ghz, six core) and whenever i stress test it my computer crashes practically instantly. But when gaming/rendering videos i never crash. It's never unstable/making artifacts. So is this unstable? why should it matter if it's unstable if it doesn't even...
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    My really old gaming pc

    This is the setup of my current pc. It is really old and my cousin stopped gaming and gave it to me and i really know close to nothing about gaming pcs and building pcs etc. I have started to notice extreme lag that i never noticed before so im thinking about upgrading current parts. I would...
  26. CmdrJeffSinclair

    How Does A CPU Become Outdated?

    When and how does an older CPU finally enter the realm of being outdated and becomes increasingly less efficient? I've read that CPUs can become "old" when they lack instruction sets that newer applications use, but is that all? An example of my confusion--- What if I bought a 5960X and 10...
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    Help ! Is this video card compt

    Hello , I want to purchase this videocard: Asus STRIX-GTX750TI-OC-2GD5, but I don't know if it is compatible with my PC. PC specs: Power Supply: Deepcool DN500 500W Processor: Core i7 3770 Processor (8M Cache, Up to 3900 MHz, 4 Cores, 8 Threads) Processor Generation: Ivy Bridge Memory 8GB (1 x...
  28. K

    new cat6 at home - unable to acquire network address problem

    Hi New build with cat6 wired to six locations. Other ends plugged into BT gigabit 8 port switch connected to BT hub 3. Wireless fine, laptop connected to router or switch directly works fine. Laptop foes not work connected at any of the 6 locations - it either doesn't connect at all (no lights)...