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Forum: Graphic Cards 23 Dec 2014
Replies: 22
Views: 4,637
Posted By jchap1590
I was talking more about the link width, not so...

I was talking more about the link width, not so much the PCIe generation
Forum: Graphic Cards 23 Dec 2014
Replies: 22
Views: 4,637
Posted By jchap1590
just noticed this.. PCIe is set to Gen3 x16 width...

just noticed this.. PCIe is set to Gen3 x16 width in BIOS, not sure what the issue is :confused:
...
Forum: Graphic Cards 18 Dec 2014
Replies: 22
Views: 4,637
Posted By jchap1590
still no driver crashes with the 6450, the 270X...

still no driver crashes with the 6450, the 270X has been RMA'd
Forum: Graphic Cards 13 Dec 2014
Replies: 22
Views: 4,637
Posted By jchap1590
oh, I have a 270X. it's TDP is a little more than...

oh, I have a 270X. it's TDP is a little more than half of a 290X I believe, 180W. and my PSU is 650W so it should be more than sufficient along with the 53W Pentium I use.

I have a Kill-o-watt...
Forum: Graphic Cards 13 Dec 2014
Replies: 22
Views: 4,637
Posted By jchap1590
I've slotted in an older Radeon HD 6450 card...

I've slotted in an older Radeon HD 6450 card which is verified to be working without issue in another machine. I successfully installed the latest AMD Display Driver (Omega 14.501.1003.0).
...
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Dec 2014
Replies: 22
Views: 4,637
Posted By jchap1590
Thanks for the links.. I've been using DDU but...

Thanks for the links.. I've been using DDU but still no luck
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Dec 2014
Replies: 22
Views: 4,637
Posted By jchap1590
I'm no longer getting any display output from the...

I'm no longer getting any display output from the graphics card, not from the DVI or HDMI port. Black screen from the time I power it on. I can hear Windows starting through my speakers so I can...
Forum: Graphic Cards 09 Dec 2014
Replies: 22
Views: 4,637
Posted By jchap1590
well, the AMD driver started crashing after about...

well, the AMD driver started crashing after about 3 hours of gaming, watching videos and web browsing *sigh*

the Intel HD driver also started crashing until I set the BIOS back to default.. still...
Forum: Graphic Cards 08 Dec 2014
Replies: 22
Views: 4,637
Posted By jchap1590
last thing I could think of.. flashed my MB...

last thing I could think of..

flashed my MB BIOS with ver. 2108 (from ver. 2105) and installed the latest WHQL drivers (14.9) from AMD. so far no hiccups, but it's early to tell. if the BIOS was...
Forum: Graphic Cards 07 Dec 2014
Replies: 22
Views: 4,637
Posted By jchap1590
OK, sorry -- my mistake, then. What you have is...

OK, sorry -- my mistake, then. What you have is more than one graphics chip, not Hybrid graphics, and in that case, the AMD drivers should work without any problem.

I do know there was some...
Forum: Graphic Cards 06 Dec 2014
Replies: 22
Views: 4,637
Posted By jchap1590
I notice that there is a strange driver...

I notice that there is a strange driver installed, "ALSysIO64.sys" with a path of "%userprofile%\appdata\local\temp\" which I find to be very suspicious. from reading here...
Forum: Graphic Cards 06 Dec 2014
Replies: 22
Views: 4,637
Posted By jchap1590
now this is kind of interesting.. I restored from...

now this is kind of interesting.. I restored from a backup and went to remove the AMD driver so I can just use the on-board graphics for the time being. after I rebooted, I noticed my mini PCIe...
Forum: Graphic Cards 06 Dec 2014
Replies: 22
Views: 4,637
Posted By jchap1590
still crashing on a clean install.. I guess it's...

still crashing on a clean install.. I guess it's a hardware problem

first I tried installing just the AMD driver.. crashes
then I tried also loading the Intel HD driver, which I was able to do...
Forum: Graphic Cards 06 Dec 2014
Replies: 22
Views: 4,637
Posted By jchap1590
I will do a clean installation of Windows over...

I will do a clean installation of Windows over the weekend. something is obviously botched in this install.
Forum: Graphic Cards 05 Dec 2014
Replies: 22
Views: 4,637
Posted By jchap1590
My guess would be -- because you have a Hybrid...

My guess would be -- because you have a Hybrid Intel/AMD graphics machine and, from what I've read, the drivers on the AMD site are not designed for Hybrid machines.

In general, when you have...
Forum: Graphic Cards 05 Dec 2014
Replies: 22
Views: 4,637
Posted By jchap1590
Frequent, Sporadic AMD Driver Crashes: Intel Z97, Win7 x64, R9 270X

I have been having issues with my AMD display driver crashing. Initially, I was convinced it was Google Chrome crashing it but, after problems continued when disabling hardware acceleration in Chrome...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Nov 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 1,692
Posted By jchap1590
hello, thanks for your reply I ran SeaTools...

hello, thanks for your reply

I ran SeaTools on "Fix All > Long" and "Long Generic" both of which passed. I also ran an SFC scan, but "no integrity violations were found". I use Parted Magic fairly...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Nov 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 1,692
Posted By jchap1590
random Kernel-Power errors persist on clean install/new hardware

I had a system that was blue screening and having sporadic critical Kernel-Power errors. I have since replaced the power supply, motherboard, CPU, graphics card and RAM. the only parts that remained...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Oct 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,933
Posted By jchap1590
I guess I'm just under the assumption that the...

I guess I'm just under the assumption that the scheduled task is not executing properly, and not that the restore points are in fact being created but are being deleted/lost somehow.

I'm running a...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Oct 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,933
Posted By jchap1590
I'm a little confused by the results of...

I'm a little confused by the results of performing the steps I listed above

why isn't there a creation time for ShadowCopy3? and I don't understand why my backup drive is mentioned in ShadowCopy4...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Oct 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,933
Posted By jchap1590
oh, I'm not missing any data that I "need" to use...

oh, I'm not missing any data that I "need" to use a restore point. I'm experimenting with robocopy and I need to be able to restore directories after they've been moved and I happened to noticed that...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Oct 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,933
Posted By jchap1590
all the restore points for my F: drive are now...

all the restore points for my F: drive are now gone for some reason. there are 3 available points for the C: drive from today, 2 were created due to critical updates and the third was created in the...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Oct 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,933
Posted By jchap1590
I try not to make a habit of going into regedit...

I try not to make a habit of going into regedit but when I do, I manually create a restore point before altering anything.
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Oct 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,933
Posted By jchap1590
looking at my event log, there are some errors...

looking at my event log, there are some errors corresponding at roughly the same time the SR is set to run. I had removed all the triggers from the task and added daily schedules so I can tell when a...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Oct 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,933
Posted By jchap1590
it's the same list as in the wizard

it's the same list as in the wizard
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