Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Cannot boot with Crossfire

16 Nov 2010   #11
gendoikari1

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64
 
 

Yeah, both of the cards are in the blue slots (I waited 2 weeks for a long enough Crossfire bridge). I tried installing drivers from Startup Repair, but it didn't work. Also, the only working system utility (CPU-Z) on Mini XP said that the first 5870 had stock clocks of 850/1200, while the second one is at 13/3200 for some reason.

Edit: I also tried System Restore to 2 hours before installing the two cards, but it did nothing.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
16 Nov 2010   #12
gendoikari1

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64
 
 

Somehow, taking out the second GPU, rebooting, and switching verbose boot to normal boot meant that I could boot normally. I put the second GPU back in, reconnected and rebooted, and it works now. Thanks for the help.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Cannot boot with Crossfire




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Sli vs crossfire
Hi all, I'm planning to build a new Wndows based power PC, I just have some questions on Which graphic cards to use. I want to either use ATI HD Radeon 6870/5870 in crossfire or the Nvidia 460GTX in SLI( all 3 cards are very comparable in terms of price): So 1) Is Crossfire architecture...
Graphic Cards
Go Crossfire or Go New?
Hi guys. A VERY DIFFICULT CHOICE FOR ME lies ahead. I have saved up a little cash and I want to replace my Radeon HD 4850. I have the sapphire version, which is VGA and DVI but the 512 MB of memory are starting to loosen my performance up in terms of framerate and load times... My only question...
Graphic Cards
Crossfire help!!
I have 2 ATI 4830, one is plugged into PCIE X16 and the other is in PCIE X4. I have the crossfire bridge connected and it worked first time and windows detected both cards and enabled CrossFireX through ATI CCC. Played a few games and it worked just fine. But i shut it down then because i went...
Graphic Cards
To Crossfire, or not to Crossfire
I've been thinking about buying a second Radeon HD 4890 for my PC. Since I already have an ATI, going SLI would be expensive as I'd have to buy 2 graphics cards instead of one plus what would I do with my Radeon? So if I'm going multi-GPU, Crossfire is where I'm going. However, is it really worth...
Graphic Cards
ATI Crossfire Tip
For those of you using ATI cards in a Crossfire setup, AMD/ATI has removed the normal Crossfire profiles from it's driver package recently. They now must be downloaded separately from the driver, and installed separately in order to optimize Crossfire performance in applications. Those of you...
Graphic Cards


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:03.
Twitter Facebook Google+